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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 110 121 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 35 25 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.37% 1.02% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.11% 3.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 33 24 0
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -17.71%
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
685 715 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.82% 29.30% 29.82%
Number of salaries quoted 478 568 498
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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 22 October 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 91 (100.00%) Windows
2 74 (81.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 70 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 52 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 48 (52.75%) MS Exchange
6 38 (41.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 38 (41.76%) Exchange Server 2010
7 36 (39.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 30 (32.97%) VMware
9 29 (31.87%) Hyper-V
10 28 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
11 27 (29.67%) Windows 7
11 27 (29.67%) SQL Server
12 25 (27.47%) VMware Infrastructure
13 23 (25.27%) SCCM
14 22 (24.18%) PowerShell
14 22 (24.18%) Exchange Server 2003
14 22 (24.18%) Clustering
15 20 (21.98%) SQL
15 20 (21.98%) Microsoft Certification
15 20 (21.98%) TCP/IP
16 19 (20.88%) Citrix
17 18 (19.78%) SQL Server 2012
18 16 (17.58%) Change Control
18 16 (17.58%) IIS
19 15 (16.48%) LAN
19 15 (16.48%) MS Excel
19 15 (16.48%) WAN
19 15 (16.48%) Firewall
20 14 (15.38%) Blackberry

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 48 (52.75%) MS Exchange
2 38 (41.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (39.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 28 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 22 (24.18%) Exchange Server 2003
6 16 (17.58%) IIS
7 14 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 14 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2000
8 7 (7.69%) Lync
9 6 (6.59%) SharePoint Server
9 6 (6.59%) SharePoint
9 6 (6.59%) Apache
10 5 (5.49%) Tomcat
11 4 (4.40%) WebSphere
11 4 (4.40%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 15 (16.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.30%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) Office 365
2 2 (2.20%) IaaS
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.98%) TCP/IP
2 15 (16.48%) LAN
2 15 (16.48%) WAN
2 15 (16.48%) Firewall
3 13 (14.29%) DNS
4 8 (8.79%) Multicast
4 8 (8.79%) PBX
4 8 (8.79%) VoIP
4 8 (8.79%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (8.79%) TETRA
5 6 (6.59%) VPN
6 5 (5.49%) SAN
6 5 (5.49%) VLAN
7 4 (4.40%) iSCSI
7 4 (4.40%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (3.30%) DHCP
9 2 (2.20%) Wireshark
9 2 (2.20%) NAS
9 2 (2.20%) tcpdump
9 2 (2.20%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (29.67%) SQL Server
2 18 (19.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (12.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (9.89%) Marketing
2 8 (8.79%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.10%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (28.57%) Consultant
2 13 (14.29%) Wintel Consultant
2 13 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (12.09%) Support Engineer
4 8 (8.79%) Portfolio Manager
4 8 (8.79%) Product Manager
4 8 (8.79%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 8 (8.79%) Analyst
4 8 (8.79%) Support Analyst
5 7 (7.69%) Team Leader
5 7 (7.69%) Support Team Leader
6 5 (5.49%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (5.49%) Support Consultant
6 5 (5.49%) Administrator
6 5 (5.49%) Software Consultant
6 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Consultant
7 4 (4.40%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) .NET
1 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.10%) HTML
2 1 (1.10%) CSS
2 1 (1.10%) WinForms
2 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (1.10%) WCF
2 1 (1.10%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.18%) Clustering
2 14 (15.38%) Blackberry
3 6 (6.59%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.49%) Statistics
5 4 (4.40%) PKI
6 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.20%) HP StorageWorks
7 2 (2.20%) Replication
8 1 (1.10%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.10%) Kindle
8 1 (1.10%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.10%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 91 (100.00%) Windows
2 74 (81.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (41.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (29.67%) Windows 7
5 10 (10.99%) Linux
5 10 (10.99%) Windows 8
6 8 (8.79%) Android
7 7 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.20%) CentOS
8 2 (2.20%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.20%) VMS
9 1 (1.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.58%) Change Control
2 14 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (9.89%) Mobile Device Management
4 8 (8.79%) Product Management
5 7 (7.69%) Resource Management
6 6 (6.59%) ITIL
7 5 (5.49%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.30%) Server Monitoring
8 3 (3.30%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.20%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (2.20%) SIEM
9 2 (2.20%) High Availability
9 2 (2.20%) MOF
9 2 (2.20%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.10%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.10%) Change Management
10 1 (1.10%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.10%) Information Security
10 1 (1.10%) Asset Management
10 1 (1.10%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 22 (24.18%) PowerShell
2 20 (21.98%) SQL
3 8 (8.79%) T-SQL
4 5 (5.49%) VBScript
5 4 (4.40%) VB
5 4 (4.40%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.30%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.20%) C
7 2 (2.20%) C#
7 2 (2.20%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.10%) Perl
8 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (21.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (15.38%) MCP
2 14 (15.38%) MCITP
3 12 (13.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 11 (12.09%) MCSE
5 10 (10.99%) CCNA
5 10 (10.99%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 7 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 4 (4.40%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.20%) CCSA
8 2 (2.20%) CWNA
8 2 (2.20%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) PCI DSS
1 5 (5.49%) QA
2 2 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 52 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 29 (31.87%) Hyper-V
3 25 (27.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (15.38%) VMware ESX
4 14 (15.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 11 (12.09%) XenApp
6 6 (6.59%) Terminal Server
7 3 (3.30%) ISA Server
8 2 (2.20%) Nmap
8 2 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.20%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (2.20%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.10%) MetaFrame
9 1 (1.10%) vSphere
9 1 (1.10%) XenServer
9 1 (1.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 23 (25.27%) SCCM
2 11 (12.09%) WSUS
3 6 (6.59%) SCOM
3 6 (6.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (5.49%) NetBackup
4 5 (5.49%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.20%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.20%) SCOrch
5 2 (2.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (2.20%) SCSM
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Intune
5 2 (2.20%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (2.20%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 70 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 30 (32.97%) VMware
3 19 (20.88%) Citrix
4 10 (10.99%) Cisco
5 8 (8.79%) Oracle
6 6 (6.59%) Symantec
6 6 (6.59%) Red Hat
7 5 (5.49%) IBM
8 4 (4.40%) Lumension
8 4 (4.40%) ESRI
8 4 (4.40%) HP
8 4 (4.40%) EMC
9 3 (3.30%) Dell
9 3 (3.30%) NetApp
10 2 (2.20%) Brocade
10 2 (2.20%) CA
10 2 (2.20%) Hitachi
10 2 (2.20%) Juniper
11 1 (1.10%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.10%) Clearswift
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