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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 101 121 125
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 49 34 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.87% 1.30% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.68% 4.31% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 49 32 3
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -22.22%
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
734 789 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.96% 30.24% 29.00%
Number of salaries quoted 495 633 512
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £59,000
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 21 November 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 105 (100.00%) Windows
2 88 (83.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 82 (78.10%) Microsoft
4 64 (60.95%) Active Directory
5 46 (43.81%) MS Exchange
5 46 (43.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 39 (37.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 38 (36.19%) VMware
8 34 (32.38%) VMware Infrastructure
9 33 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2007
10 29 (27.62%) SCCM
10 29 (27.62%) SQL
11 28 (26.67%) Hyper-V
11 28 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
12 27 (25.71%) Windows 7
13 26 (24.76%) SQL Server
13 26 (24.76%) Citrix
13 26 (24.76%) Microsoft Certification
14 25 (23.81%) IIS
15 24 (22.86%) DNS
16 23 (21.90%) TCP/IP
17 22 (20.95%) Clustering
17 22 (20.95%) PowerShell
17 22 (20.95%) Exchange Server 2003
18 19 (18.10%) MCITP
19 18 (17.14%) SQL Server 2012
19 18 (17.14%) MCSE
20 16 (15.24%) Firewall
20 16 (15.24%) Change Control
21 15 (14.29%) NetBackup

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 46 (43.81%) MS Exchange
2 39 (37.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 28 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 25 (23.81%) IIS
6 22 (20.95%) Exchange Server 2003
7 14 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 14 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2000
8 9 (8.57%) Lync
9 8 (7.62%) SharePoint
10 6 (5.71%) Apache
10 6 (5.71%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (4.76%) Tomcat
12 4 (3.81%) ArcGIS
12 4 (3.81%) WebSphere
13 2 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (1.90%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 13 (12.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) Office 365
2 2 (1.90%) IaaS
2 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.86%) DNS
2 23 (21.90%) TCP/IP
3 16 (15.24%) Firewall
4 13 (12.38%) LAN
4 13 (12.38%) WAN
5 11 (10.48%) SAN
6 8 (7.62%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (5.71%) TETRA
7 6 (5.71%) PBX
7 6 (5.71%) VoIP
7 6 (5.71%) VPN
7 6 (5.71%) Multicast
8 5 (4.76%) VLAN
9 4 (3.81%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (3.81%) iSCSI
10 3 (2.86%) DHCP
11 2 (1.90%) FTP
11 2 (1.90%) SSL
11 2 (1.90%) Wireshark
11 2 (1.90%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (24.76%) SQL Server
2 18 (17.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (10.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (6.67%) Marketing
2 6 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.95%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (23.81%) Consultant
2 13 (12.38%) Wintel Consultant
3 12 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (10.48%) Support Engineer
5 8 (7.62%) Windows Engineer
6 7 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 7 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 7 (6.67%) Analyst
6 7 (6.67%) Administrator
7 6 (5.71%) Team Leader
7 6 (5.71%) Support Team Leader
7 6 (5.71%) Product Manager
7 6 (5.71%) Portfolio Manager
8 5 (4.76%) Software Consultant
8 5 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
8 5 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.76%) Support Consultant
9 4 (3.81%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (3.81%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (3.81%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.90%) .NET
1 2 (1.90%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.95%) CSS
2 1 (0.95%) WinForms
2 1 (0.95%) Ajax
2 1 (0.95%) WCF
2 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (0.95%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.95%) Clustering
2 14 (13.33%) Blackberry
3 7 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.76%) Statistics
5 4 (3.81%) PKI
5 4 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.90%) HP StorageWorks
6 2 (1.90%) Kindle
6 2 (1.90%) Replication
7 1 (0.95%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.95%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.95%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.95%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 105 (100.00%) Windows
2 88 (83.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (43.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (25.71%) Windows 7
5 11 (10.48%) Windows 8
6 10 (9.52%) Linux
7 7 (6.67%) Android
7 7 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.90%) VMS
8 2 (1.90%) CentOS
8 2 (1.90%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.24%) Change Control
2 14 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (11.43%) Problem Management
3 12 (11.43%) Server Monitoring
4 9 (8.57%) Data Management
5 8 (7.62%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (5.71%) Resource Management
6 6 (5.71%) Product Management
6 6 (5.71%) ITIL
7 5 (4.76%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.81%) SIEM
8 4 (3.81%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (1.90%) Information Security
9 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2
9 2 (1.90%) High Availability
9 2 (1.90%) MOF
10 1 (0.95%) Knowledge Management
10 1 (0.95%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (0.95%) E-Commerce
10 1 (0.95%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.62%) SQL
2 22 (20.95%) PowerShell
3 8 (7.62%) T-SQL
4 5 (4.76%) VBScript
5 4 (3.81%) VB
5 4 (3.81%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.86%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.90%) C
7 2 (1.90%) C#
7 2 (1.90%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.95%) Perl
8 1 (0.95%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (24.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (18.10%) MCITP
3 18 (17.14%) MCSE
4 14 (13.33%) MCP
5 12 (11.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (7.62%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (7.62%) CCNA
7 7 (6.67%) SC Cleared
7 7 (6.67%) Security Cleared
8 4 (3.81%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.86%) Degree
9 3 (2.86%) CISSP
9 3 (2.86%) CCSA
10 2 (1.90%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) QA
1 5 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 64 (60.95%) Active Directory
2 34 (32.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (26.67%) Hyper-V
4 14 (13.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 14 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 12 (11.43%) ISA Server
6 11 (10.48%) XenApp
7 6 (5.71%) Terminal Server
8 3 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.90%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.90%) Nmap
10 1 (0.95%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.95%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.95%) XenServer
10 1 (0.95%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (27.62%) SCCM
2 15 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 11 (10.48%) WSUS
4 6 (5.71%) Backup Exec
4 6 (5.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (3.81%) SCOM
6 2 (1.90%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.90%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.90%) Windows Intune
6 2 (1.90%) SCOrch
6 2 (1.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (1.90%) SCSM
6 2 (1.90%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.95%) Legato
7 1 (0.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.95%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 82 (78.10%) Microsoft
2 38 (36.19%) VMware
3 26 (24.76%) Citrix
4 15 (14.29%) Symantec
5 14 (13.33%) IBM
6 13 (12.38%) HP
7 8 (7.62%) Oracle
7 8 (7.62%) Cisco
8 7 (6.67%) EMC
9 6 (5.71%) Red Hat
10 4 (3.81%) Dell
10 4 (3.81%) ESRI
10 4 (3.81%) Lumension
11 3 (2.86%) NetApp
12 2 (1.90%) Lotus
12 2 (1.90%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.90%) McAfee
12 2 (1.90%) Clearswift
12 2 (1.90%) Juniper
12 2 (1.90%) CA
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