The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 19 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.67% 0.39% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.18% 3.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
Windows Server 2012
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 33 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 9.17% 12.99% 17.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 29 24
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £41,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (60.00%) WSUS
3 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Cacti
3 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (60.00%) SLA
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) VoIP
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) IIS
3 3 (60.00%) COM
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) ISA Server

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (60.00%) Lync
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (60.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) COM
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) ISA Server
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (60.00%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (60.00%) IAG
2 3 (60.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) WSUS
2 3 (60.00%) Cacti
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (20.00%) SCDPM
3 1 (20.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (20.00%) SCSM
3 1 (20.00%) SCOM
3 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
3 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (60.00%) Symantec
3 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco