The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 70 76 91
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 11 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.49% 0.98% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.14% 3.56% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 3
Average salary £22,500 £50,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.36% -14.11%
Windows Server 2012
Oxfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
214 225 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 29.00% 27.64% 30.92%
Number of salaries quoted 184 177 293
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Oxford

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Oxford

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (87.88%) Active Directory
4 27 (81.82%) DNS
5 24 (72.73%) VMware
6 23 (69.70%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (66.67%) CCNA
8 21 (63.64%) Hyper-V
9 20 (60.61%) Cisco
10 17 (51.52%) SSL
10 17 (51.52%) HTTP
11 15 (45.45%) SMTP
11 15 (45.45%) Fortinet
12 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
13 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (21.21%) SQL
14 7 (21.21%) IIS
14 7 (21.21%) MS Office
15 6 (18.18%) MCSE
15 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
16 5 (15.15%) Degree
16 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
16 5 (15.15%) Data Management
16 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
16 5 (15.15%) Windows 8
16 5 (15.15%) Analytics
16 5 (15.15%) MCT
16 5 (15.15%) MCP
16 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 7 (21.21%) IIS
2 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (9.09%) Lync
4 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Office
2 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (81.82%) DNS
2 17 (51.52%) SSL
2 17 (51.52%) HTTP
3 15 (45.45%) SMTP
4 2 (6.06%) DHCP
4 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.06%) Wireless
4 2 (6.06%) Firewall
5 1 (3.03%) SAN
5 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (3.03%) German Language
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Network Engineer
2 15 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 15 (45.45%) Network Support
2 15 (45.45%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) IT Support
3 5 (15.15%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Support Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Network Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.06%) Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Principle Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Junior
6 1 (3.03%) Support Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Support Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) COM
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
1 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.03%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
4 5 (15.15%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Data Management
1 5 (15.15%) Analytics
2 3 (9.09%) CRM
3 2 (6.06%) ERP
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL
4 1 (3.03%) Logistics
4 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.03%) Line Management
4 1 (3.03%) Coaching
4 1 (3.03%) Software License Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) VBScript
2 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (69.70%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (66.67%) CCNA
3 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (18.18%) MCSE
5 5 (15.15%) Degree
5 5 (15.15%) MCT
5 5 (15.15%) MCP
6 1 (3.03%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (3.03%) CCNP
6 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 29 (87.88%) Active Directory
2 21 (63.64%) Hyper-V
3 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.03%) XenApp
4 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
1 1 (3.03%) SCOM
1 1 (3.03%) SCVMM
1 1 (3.03%) SCDPM
1 1 (3.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 24 (72.73%) VMware
2 20 (60.61%) Cisco
3 15 (45.45%) Fortinet
4 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.09%) Citrix
6 2 (6.06%) Brocade
6 2 (6.06%) Avaya
7 1 (3.03%) Apple