The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 87 104 135
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +31
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 53 30 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.24% 1.36% 0.051%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.98% 4.59% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 51 30 1
Average salary £35,000 £36,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -17.64%
Windows Server 2012
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
664 654 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.04% 29.57% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 469 510 477
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Reading

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 98 (100.00%) Windows
2 83 (84.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 75 (76.53%) Microsoft
4 63 (64.29%) Active Directory
5 49 (50.00%) VMware
6 42 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 41 (41.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 36 (36.73%) MS Exchange
9 35 (35.71%) SCCM
10 33 (33.67%) SQL
11 30 (30.61%) Windows 7
12 29 (29.59%) DNS
12 29 (29.59%) Citrix
13 28 (28.57%) PowerShell
14 27 (27.55%) Exchange Server 2010
15 25 (25.51%) IIS
16 24 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
16 24 (24.49%) TCP/IP
17 22 (22.45%) Symantec
17 22 (22.45%) Hyper-V
18 19 (19.39%) Windows 8
19 18 (18.37%) NetBackup
19 18 (18.37%) MCSE
20 17 (17.35%) Windows XP
20 17 (17.35%) SAN
20 17 (17.35%) Problem Management
21 16 (16.33%) MS Office
21 16 (16.33%) VMware ESX
21 16 (16.33%) Firewall
22 15 (15.31%) ISA Server

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 36 (36.73%) MS Exchange
2 27 (27.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (25.51%) IIS
4 14 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (11.22%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (10.20%) SharePoint
8 9 (9.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2000
10 7 (7.14%) Lync
11 5 (5.10%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (2.04%) ArcGIS
12 2 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (2.04%) WebSphere
12 2 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (16.33%) MS Office
2 15 (15.31%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.14%) SaaS
1 7 (7.14%) Office 365
2 6 (6.12%) PaaS
3 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.04%) IaaS
4 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (29.59%) DNS
2 24 (24.49%) TCP/IP
3 17 (17.35%) SAN
4 16 (16.33%) Firewall
5 13 (13.27%) LAN
6 11 (11.22%) DHCP
7 7 (7.14%) SSL
8 6 (6.12%) WAN
8 6 (6.12%) Internet
9 5 (5.10%) iSCSI
10 4 (4.08%) VoIP
11 2 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (2.04%) Network Security
12 1 (1.02%) NetScaler
12 1 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (1.02%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (6.12%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (2.04%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.04%) Selenium
4 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.02%) InstallShield
4 1 (1.02%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (2.04%) Finance
2 1 (1.02%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (14.29%) Support Engineer
1 14 (14.29%) Administrator
2 13 (13.27%) Consultant
3 11 (11.22%) Windows Engineer
4 10 (10.20%) Technical Support
5 9 (9.18%) Technical Support Engineer
5 9 (9.18%) Technical Engineer
6 8 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (8.16%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (8.16%) Wintel Consultant
7 5 (5.10%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (5.10%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.10%) Server Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) Help Desk Support
8 4 (4.08%) Storage Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) Help Desk Support Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) Help Desk Engineer
9 3 (3.06%) Integration Engineer
9 3 (3.06%) Windows Administrator
9 3 (3.06%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.20%) .NET
2 8 (8.16%) ASP.NET
3 6 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (4.08%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.02%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.02%) WCF
5 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.02%) CSS
5 1 (1.02%) WinForms
5 1 (1.02%) Ajax
5 1 (1.02%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.18%) Blackberry
1 9 (9.18%) Clustering
2 8 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.06%) EqualLogic
5 3 (3.06%) Kindle
6 2 (2.04%) PKI
7 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.02%) Replication
7 1 (1.02%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 98 (100.00%) Windows
2 83 (84.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (41.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (30.61%) Windows 7
5 19 (19.39%) Windows 8
6 17 (17.35%) Windows XP
7 5 (5.10%) Linux
8 2 (2.04%) Android
9 1 (1.02%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.02%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.35%) Problem Management
2 15 (15.31%) Server Monitoring
3 14 (14.29%) Change Control
4 12 (12.24%) Project Management
4 12 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (10.20%) Data Management
6 8 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.14%) Project Planning
7 7 (7.14%) Migration
8 6 (6.12%) Scrum
8 6 (6.12%) MVC
8 6 (6.12%) DevOps
9 5 (5.10%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (5.10%) SIEM
10 4 (4.08%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (4.08%) Security Management
10 4 (4.08%) ITIL
11 3 (3.06%) Information Security
12 2 (2.04%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 33 (33.67%) SQL
2 28 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 8 (8.16%) C#
4 4 (4.08%) Java
4 4 (4.08%) VBScript
5 3 (3.06%) VB
5 3 (3.06%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.06%) Perl
6 2 (2.04%) Python
6 2 (2.04%) Ruby
6 2 (2.04%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.04%) C++
7 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (18.37%) MCSE
3 15 (15.31%) MCITP
4 10 (10.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (9.18%) MCP
6 7 (7.14%) Security Cleared
7 5 (5.10%) Degree
8 4 (4.08%) SC Cleared
8 4 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (4.08%) MCSA
8 4 (4.08%) CCNA
9 3 (3.06%) CISSP
9 3 (3.06%) A+ Certification
9 3 (3.06%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (3.06%) CCSA
10 2 (2.04%) MCTS
10 2 (2.04%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.02%) VCP4
11 1 (1.02%) VTSP
11 1 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.06%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 63 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 42 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (22.45%) Hyper-V
4 16 (16.33%) VMware ESX
5 15 (15.31%) ISA Server
6 10 (10.20%) XenApp
7 8 (8.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (3.06%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (3.06%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.02%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.02%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.02%) vSphere
10 1 (1.02%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 35 (35.71%) SCCM
2 18 (18.37%) NetBackup
3 12 (12.24%) WSUS
4 8 (8.16%) Backup Exec
5 3 (3.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (3.06%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (2.04%) Windows Intune
6 2 (2.04%) SCOrch
6 2 (2.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (2.04%) SCSM
6 2 (2.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (2.04%) SCOM
6 2 (2.04%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.02%) Legato
7 1 (1.02%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 75 (76.53%) Microsoft
2 49 (50.00%) VMware
3 29 (29.59%) Citrix
4 22 (22.45%) Symantec
5 13 (13.27%) HP
6 12 (12.24%) IBM
7 8 (8.16%) Cisco
8 6 (6.12%) Dell
8 6 (6.12%) EMC
8 6 (6.12%) Red Gate
9 4 (4.08%) CheckPoint
9 4 (4.08%) MobileIron
9 4 (4.08%) McAfee
10 3 (3.06%) Clearswift
10 3 (3.06%) Juniper
10 3 (3.06%) Oracle
10 3 (3.06%) Apple
11 2 (2.04%) Lotus
11 2 (2.04%) Lumension
11 2 (2.04%) ESRI
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