The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.57% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £29,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 -
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Operating Systems Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
37 48 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 19.37% 22.75% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 34
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2012
England

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Midlands region.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in the Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2012.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Lync
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Cacti
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (75.00%) IAG
2 3 (75.00%) UAG
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) WSUS
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) ISA Server
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Lync
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) COM
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
1 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (75.00%) Forefront TMG
1 3 (75.00%) IAG
1 3 (75.00%) UAG
1 3 (75.00%) ISA Server
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (75.00%) Cacti
2 3 (75.00%) WSUS
3 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) VMware