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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 71 58 100
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +42
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 45 63 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.00% 4.16% 1.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.25% 19.03% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 38 49 10
Average salary £41,000 £33,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.24% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,850 £24,500 £23,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
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
439 331 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.31% 21.88% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 335 284 414
Average salary £40,000 £32,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.13% -18.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Oxford -4 21 £41,000 +53.27% 2
Abingdon -11 10 £49,500 +50.00% 7
Kidlington - 4 - -
Thame - 1 £32,500 - 1
Eynsham - 1 £25,000 -
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 67 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (89.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (65.67%) VMware
4 40 (59.70%) Active Directory
5 37 (55.22%) Windows 7
6 35 (52.24%) Microsoft
7 34 (50.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 31 (46.27%) PowerShell
8 31 (46.27%) Firewall
9 25 (37.31%) IIS
10 24 (35.82%) Windows 8
11 23 (34.33%) MS Office
12 22 (32.84%) SAN
13 17 (25.37%) Data Centre
13 17 (25.37%) Microsoft Azure
13 17 (25.37%) Amazon AWS
14 16 (23.88%) Server Building
15 15 (22.39%) Cisco
16 14 (20.90%) Asset Management
16 14 (20.90%) Software Delivery
17 13 (19.40%) Hyper-V
17 13 (19.40%) Windows Server 2003
17 13 (19.40%) Project Management
18 12 (17.91%) DNS
18 12 (17.91%) Network Security
19 11 (16.42%) Linux
19 11 (16.42%) SQL
20 10 (14.93%) ITIL
20 10 (14.93%) Nagios
20 10 (14.93%) CommVault

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 25 (37.31%) IIS
2 9 (13.43%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.99%) Lync
5 1 (1.49%) Apache
Applications
1 23 (34.33%) MS Office
2 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (25.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 17 (25.37%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.99%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (46.27%) Firewall
2 22 (32.84%) SAN
3 12 (17.91%) DNS
3 12 (17.91%) Network Security
4 7 (10.45%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (10.45%) DHCP
5 6 (8.96%) WAN
5 6 (8.96%) Wireless
6 4 (5.97%) Internet
6 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
7 3 (4.48%) SSL
8 2 (2.99%) DMZ
8 2 (2.99%) Intranet
8 2 (2.99%) LAN
8 2 (2.99%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.99%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (2.99%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (2.99%) Skype
8 2 (2.99%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) MySQL
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.49%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (7.46%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Avionics
3 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Back Office
4 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (38.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (22.39%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (16.42%) Analyst
4 10 (14.93%) Support Analyst
5 9 (13.43%) Architect
5 9 (13.43%) Technical Architect
6 8 (11.94%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (10.45%) Technical Support
8 6 (8.96%) Technical Support Analyst
8 6 (8.96%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (7.46%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (5.97%) Administrator
10 4 (5.97%) Support Engineer
11 3 (4.48%) Server Support
11 3 (4.48%) VMware Engineer
11 3 (4.48%) VMware Architect
12 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 2 (2.99%) Server Engineer
12 2 (2.99%) Windows Server Engineer
12 2 (2.99%) Customer Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) Web Services
1 2 (2.99%) HTML
2 1 (1.49%) .NET
2 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.49%) Ajax
2 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.49%) jQuery
2 1 (1.49%) RESTful
2 1 (1.49%) Entity Framework
2 1 (1.49%) Modernizr
2 1 (1.49%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.37%) Data Centre
2 9 (13.43%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.48%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.99%) Handset
4 2 (2.99%) Clustering
5 1 (1.49%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.49%) iSeries
5 1 (1.49%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 67 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (89.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (55.22%) Windows 7
4 24 (35.82%) Windows 8
5 13 (19.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (16.42%) Linux
7 2 (2.99%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.99%) Android
8 1 (1.49%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.49%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.88%) Server Building
2 14 (20.90%) Software Delivery
2 14 (20.90%) Asset Management
3 13 (19.40%) Project Management
4 10 (14.93%) ITIL
5 9 (13.43%) Load Balancing
6 7 (10.45%) Capacity Management
6 7 (10.45%) Network Design
7 6 (8.96%) Change Management
7 6 (8.96%) Software Deployment
7 6 (8.96%) Business Continuity
7 6 (8.96%) Information Security
8 5 (7.46%) Product Management
8 5 (7.46%) Service Management
9 4 (5.97%) Migration
9 4 (5.97%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (5.97%) Time Management
10 3 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.48%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (4.48%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.27%) PowerShell
2 11 (16.42%) SQL
3 6 (8.96%) Perl
3 6 (8.96%) PHP
4 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.49%) VBA
5 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.49%) C#
5 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) CCNA
1 9 (13.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.97%) Degree
3 3 (4.48%) MCSE
4 1 (1.49%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.49%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.49%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.97%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (59.70%) Active Directory
2 34 (50.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (19.40%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.96%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.99%) vSphere
6 1 (1.49%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.49%) Docker
6 1 (1.49%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.49%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.49%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (14.93%) Nagios
2 5 (7.46%) Icinga
3 3 (4.48%) WSUS
3 3 (4.48%) SCCM
4 2 (2.99%) SCOM
4 2 (2.99%) Puppet
5 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.49%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.49%) Legato
5 1 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.49%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 44 (65.67%) VMware
2 35 (52.24%) Microsoft
3 15 (22.39%) Cisco
4 10 (14.93%) CommVault
4 10 (14.93%) Veeam
5 9 (13.43%) Juniper
6 7 (10.45%) HP
7 6 (8.96%) NetApp
7 6 (8.96%) CheckPoint
8 5 (7.46%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.48%) SonicWALL
10 2 (2.99%) Polycom
10 2 (2.99%) Tandberg
10 2 (2.99%) Google
10 2 (2.99%) Apple
10 2 (2.99%) Dell
10 2 (2.99%) Oracle
10 2 (2.99%) Citrix
10 2 (2.99%) Spiceworks
10 2 (2.99%) Aerohive Networks
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