The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 95 92 117
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +25
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 19 38 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.24% 2.17% 0.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.41% 8.74% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16 35 8
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Windows Server 2012
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
431 435 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.11% 24.80% 25.82%
Number of salaries quoted 347 386 419
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon 0 8 £35,000 +14.75%
Oxford +3 4 £45,000 +21.62% 1
Banbury - 2 £34,500 - 1
Kidlington - 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (81.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (66.67%) VMware
4 32 (59.26%) Firewall
4 32 (59.26%) Cisco
5 30 (55.56%) SAN
6 25 (46.30%) WAN
6 25 (46.30%) Linux
6 25 (46.30%) Microsoft Azure
6 25 (46.30%) Amazon AWS
7 24 (44.44%) Project Management
7 24 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 22 (40.74%) Hyper-V
9 21 (38.89%) Veeam
9 21 (38.89%) Load Balancing
9 21 (38.89%) Network Security
9 21 (38.89%) Technical Architecture
9 21 (38.89%) CommVault
9 21 (38.89%) Juniper
10 18 (33.33%) Active Directory
10 18 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (31.48%) Public Cloud
12 16 (29.63%) SMTP
13 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
13 14 (25.93%) PowerShell
14 12 (22.22%) Windows 7
15 11 (20.37%) Internet
15 11 (20.37%) DNS
15 11 (20.37%) SQL
16 10 (18.52%) Network Design

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 8 (14.81%) IIS
2 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
4 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (46.30%) Microsoft Azure
1 25 (46.30%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 32 (59.26%) Firewall
2 30 (55.56%) SAN
3 25 (46.30%) WAN
4 21 (38.89%) Network Security
5 16 (29.63%) SMTP
6 11 (20.37%) Internet
6 11 (20.37%) DNS
7 7 (12.96%) SSL
8 6 (11.11%) HTTP
9 5 (9.26%) OSPF
9 5 (9.26%) BGP
10 4 (7.41%) LAN
10 4 (7.41%) DHCP
10 4 (7.41%) IP Telephony
11 2 (3.70%) DMZ
12 1 (1.85%) NAS
12 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (1.85%) Wireless
12 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
12 1 (1.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.85%) Big Data
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Marketing
2 1 (1.85%) Banking
2 1 (1.85%) Retail
2 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Architect
1 12 (22.22%) Technical Architect
1 12 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) Administrator
4 8 (14.81%) Support Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Systems Architect
5 7 (12.96%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (11.11%) Network Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) Consultant
6 6 (11.11%) Network Support
6 6 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
6 6 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Development Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Senior Development Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (9.26%) Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) .NET
2 2 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (31.48%) Public Cloud
2 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) EqualLogic
3 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.85%) Semantic Web
4 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (81.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (46.30%) Linux
4 12 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 9 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (9.26%) UNIX
8 4 (7.41%) Ubuntu
8 4 (7.41%) CentOS
8 4 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.70%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.85%) Android
10 1 (1.85%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.85%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) Project Management
2 21 (38.89%) Load Balancing
2 21 (38.89%) Technical Architecture
3 10 (18.52%) Network Design
3 10 (18.52%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (16.67%) ITIL
5 6 (11.11%) Migration
6 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
6 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.41%) Change Management
8 3 (5.56%) Test Management
8 3 (5.56%) Test Scripting
8 3 (5.56%) Manual Testing
8 3 (5.56%) System Testing
8 3 (5.56%) Software Testing
8 3 (5.56%) Automated Testing
8 3 (5.56%) Regression Testing
9 2 (3.70%) ITSM
9 2 (3.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) PowerShell
2 11 (20.37%) SQL
3 8 (14.81%) Perl
3 8 (14.81%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (1.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (14.81%) CCNA
3 3 (5.56%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.70%) Degree
5 1 (1.85%) MCITP
5 1 (1.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (40.74%) Hyper-V
2 18 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 18 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Nagios
1 6 (11.11%) Icinga
2 5 (9.26%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (9.26%) Legato
3 4 (7.41%) Cacti
3 4 (7.41%) Puppet
4 3 (5.56%) WSUS
5 1 (1.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (66.67%) VMware
2 32 (59.26%) Cisco
3 21 (38.89%) Veeam
3 21 (38.89%) CommVault
3 21 (38.89%) Juniper
4 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
5 9 (16.67%) Dell
6 6 (11.11%) Fortinet
7 5 (9.26%) SolarWinds
8 4 (7.41%) Avaya
9 3 (5.56%) NetApp
10 2 (3.70%) HP
10 2 (3.70%) Oracle
10 2 (3.70%) Google
11 1 (1.85%) Mitel
11 1 (1.85%) Intel
11 1 (1.85%) Citrix
11 1 (1.85%) McAfee
Thame, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £34000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Car Allow Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £45,000 + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Road Safety Analysis Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: 19 days ago