The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 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 Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 60 110 -
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 59 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.67% 0.67% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.73% 2.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 46 6 0
Average salary £33,000 £27,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -37.50%
Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
375 426 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 23.31% 23.87% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 328 369 290
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Server 2012
South East

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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 +20 42 £32,000 +36.17% 2
Oxford +19 12 £47,250 +57.50% 2
Witney - 2 £30,750 - 1
Windows Server 2012
South East

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 91 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 62 (68.13%) VMware
4 56 (61.54%) MS Excel
5 55 (60.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 51 (56.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 51 (56.04%) SAN
7 49 (53.85%) MCSE
8 47 (51.65%) Citrix
8 47 (51.65%) MCITP
9 46 (50.55%) Microsoft Azure
9 46 (50.55%) Apple
10 45 (49.45%) HP
10 45 (49.45%) DNS
11 42 (46.15%) DHCP
11 42 (46.15%) EMC
11 42 (46.15%) Veeam
12 41 (45.05%) Juniper
13 40 (43.96%) Wireless
13 40 (43.96%) MCSA
13 40 (43.96%) MCTS
13 40 (43.96%) Meru Networks
14 35 (38.46%) Microsoft
15 32 (35.16%) Active Directory
16 31 (34.07%) Symantec
16 31 (34.07%) Norton AntiVirus
16 31 (34.07%) Backup Exec
17 24 (26.37%) SQL Server
18 20 (21.98%) Cisco
18 20 (21.98%) MS Exchange

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 20 (21.98%) MS Exchange
2 17 (18.68%) SharePoint
2 17 (18.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (12.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (7.69%) IIS
5 6 (6.59%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (5.49%) Lync
7 4 (4.40%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (2.20%) Apache
9 2 (2.20%) nginx
9 2 (2.20%) Moodle
Applications
1 56 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Sage 1000
2 1 (1.10%) Magento
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (50.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (12.09%) Office 365
3 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 51 (56.04%) SAN
2 45 (49.45%) DNS
3 42 (46.15%) DHCP
4 40 (43.96%) Wireless
5 14 (15.38%) Firewall
6 9 (9.89%) VPN
7 8 (8.79%) iSCSI
8 7 (7.69%) VLAN
8 7 (7.69%) LAN
9 6 (6.59%) WAN
10 5 (5.49%) IP Telephony
10 5 (5.49%) Network Security
11 4 (4.40%) Internet
11 4 (4.40%) HTTP
11 4 (4.40%) SNMP
12 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
13 2 (2.20%) VoIP
13 2 (2.20%) SSL
13 2 (2.20%) NAS
13 2 (2.20%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.37%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.30%) MySQL
4 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.20%) Mercurial
2 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.20%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.10%) Subversion
General
1 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.40%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.20%) Finance
3 2 (2.20%) Automotive
3 2 (2.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (36.26%) Support Engineer
2 19 (20.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (17.58%) 2nd Line Support
3 16 (17.58%) Analyst
3 16 (17.58%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 14 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
5 13 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 13 (14.29%) Service Analyst
5 13 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
6 10 (10.99%) IT Support
7 9 (9.89%) IT Support Engineer
8 8 (8.79%) Infrastructure Manager
9 7 (7.69%) Customer Engineer
9 7 (7.69%) Customer Support Engineer
10 6 (6.59%) Head of IT
10 6 (6.59%) Technical Support
10 6 (6.59%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (6.59%) IT Manager
10 6 (6.59%) Project Manager
11 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.79%) .NET
2 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET
2 5 (5.49%) XML
2 5 (5.49%) HTML
3 4 (4.40%) XML Schema
4 2 (2.20%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (2.20%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (1.10%) jQuery
5 1 (1.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (1.10%) Ajax
5 1 (1.10%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.10%) WCF
5 1 (1.10%) CSS
5 1 (1.10%) Web Services
5 1 (1.10%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.40%) Biotechnology
1 4 (4.40%) EqualLogic
2 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.20%) Replication
2 2 (2.20%) Clustering
3 1 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 91 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (13.19%) Linux
4 12 (13.19%) Windows 8
5 11 (12.09%) Windows 7
6 6 (6.59%) Mac OS
7 4 (4.40%) UNIX
7 4 (4.40%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.20%) Debian
8 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (8.79%) Project Management
1 8 (8.79%) Time Management
2 7 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 6 (6.59%) ITIL
3 6 (6.59%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (5.49%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (5.49%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (4.40%) Performance Testing
6 3 (3.30%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.30%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.20%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.20%) Information Security
7 2 (2.20%) Change Management
7 2 (2.20%) OO
7 2 (2.20%) ERP
7 2 (2.20%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.20%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (2.20%) DevOps
8 1 (1.10%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.10%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.88%) SQL
2 4 (4.40%) C
3 3 (3.30%) C#
4 2 (2.20%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.20%) Python
4 2 (2.20%) Ruby
4 2 (2.20%) Perl
4 2 (2.20%) PHP
5 1 (1.10%) Java
5 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 51 (56.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (53.85%) MCSE
3 47 (51.65%) MCITP
4 40 (43.96%) MCTS
4 40 (43.96%) MCSA
5 8 (8.79%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (7.69%) CCNP
6 7 (7.69%) Degree
7 6 (6.59%) CCDP
8 4 (4.40%) CISSP
8 4 (4.40%) CEH
9 3 (3.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
10 2 (2.20%) CCA
10 2 (2.20%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (2.20%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) QA
2 2 (2.20%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.20%) SLA
2 2 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 55 (60.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (35.16%) Active Directory
3 16 (17.58%) Hyper-V
4 11 (12.09%) vSphere
5 5 (5.49%) GPFS
6 4 (4.40%) XenServer
6 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (3.30%) VMware Server
8 2 (2.20%) Xen
8 2 (2.20%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.20%) XenApp
9 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 31 (34.07%) Norton AntiVirus
1 31 (34.07%) Backup Exec
2 5 (5.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (4.40%) WSUS
3 4 (4.40%) SCCM
3 4 (4.40%) SCOM
4 2 (2.20%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.20%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.20%) Puppet
4 2 (2.20%) SCDPM
4 2 (2.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 62 (68.13%) VMware
2 47 (51.65%) Citrix
3 46 (50.55%) Apple
4 45 (49.45%) HP
5 42 (46.15%) EMC
5 42 (46.15%) Veeam
6 41 (45.05%) Juniper
7 40 (43.96%) Meru Networks
8 35 (38.46%) Microsoft
9 31 (34.07%) Symantec
10 20 (21.98%) Cisco
11 7 (7.69%) Dell
12 5 (5.49%) IBM
13 4 (4.40%) Avaya
14 3 (3.30%) Oracle
15 2 (2.20%) Cognos
15 2 (2.20%) Red Hat
15 2 (2.20%) Sage
15 2 (2.20%) Percona
15 2 (2.20%) New Relic
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