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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 92 103 130
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +27
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 48 32 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.03% 1.39% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.35% 4.58% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 47 30 4
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% +24.61%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -15.29%
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
653 698 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.67% 30.32% 28.98%
Number of salaries quoted 445 539 481
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £26,000
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 29 January 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 85 (100.00%) Windows
2 67 (78.82%) Microsoft
2 67 (78.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (64.71%) Active Directory
4 43 (50.59%) VMware
5 39 (45.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 32 (37.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (34.12%) Citrix
7 29 (34.12%) MS Exchange
7 29 (34.12%) PowerShell
8 28 (32.94%) SCCM
8 28 (32.94%) SQL
9 26 (30.59%) Windows 7
10 25 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
11 24 (28.24%) IIS
11 24 (28.24%) DNS
12 23 (27.06%) Microsoft Certification
13 19 (22.35%) Hyper-V
14 18 (21.18%) MCSE
14 18 (21.18%) NetBackup
15 17 (20.00%) Symantec
15 17 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
15 17 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
16 16 (18.82%) Problem Management
16 16 (18.82%) VMware ESX
16 16 (18.82%) TCP/IP
17 15 (17.65%) ISA Server
17 15 (17.65%) Server Monitoring
18 14 (16.47%) IBM
18 14 (16.47%) Change Control

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 29 (34.12%) MS Exchange
2 25 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (28.24%) IIS
4 17 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (15.29%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (14.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 11 (12.94%) Exchange Server 2000
8 9 (10.59%) SharePoint
9 5 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (4.71%) ArcGIS
10 4 (4.71%) WebSphere
10 4 (4.71%) Lync
11 2 (2.35%) Lotus Domino
11 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (1.18%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (10.59%) MS Office
2 7 (8.24%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.06%) SaaS
2 5 (5.88%) Office 365
2 5 (5.88%) PaaS
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.35%) IaaS
4 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (28.24%) DNS
2 16 (18.82%) TCP/IP
3 12 (14.12%) Firewall
3 12 (14.12%) SAN
4 6 (7.06%) DHCP
5 5 (5.88%) SSL
5 5 (5.88%) LAN
6 3 (3.53%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (3.53%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.35%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.18%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.18%) tcpdump
8 1 (1.18%) NAS
8 1 (1.18%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.18%) VLAN
8 1 (1.18%) VoIP
8 1 (1.18%) WAN
8 1 (1.18%) FTP
8 1 (1.18%) VPN
8 1 (1.18%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (2.35%) Selenium
3 2 (2.35%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.18%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.18%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (2.35%) Finance
2 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (16.47%) Consultant
2 11 (12.94%) Support Engineer
2 11 (12.94%) Windows Engineer
2 11 (12.94%) Wintel Consultant
3 10 (11.76%) Administrator
4 6 (7.06%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (7.06%) Technical Support
4 6 (7.06%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
5 5 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (4.71%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (4.71%) Integration Engineer
6 4 (4.71%) Help Desk Engineer
6 4 (4.71%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (4.71%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 3 (3.53%) Security Support Engineer
7 3 (3.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (3.53%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (3.53%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.59%) .NET
2 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET
3 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.18%) Ajax
4 1 (1.18%) WCF
4 1 (1.18%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.18%) CSS
4 1 (1.18%) HTML
4 1 (1.18%) WinForms
4 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.29%) Clustering
2 12 (14.12%) Blackberry
3 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.71%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.71%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.71%) PKI
5 3 (3.53%) Kindle
6 2 (2.35%) Replication
7 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.18%) HP StorageWorks
7 1 (1.18%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 85 (100.00%) Windows
2 67 (78.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (37.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (30.59%) Windows 7
5 13 (15.29%) Windows 8
6 9 (10.59%) Windows XP
7 4 (4.71%) Android
8 3 (3.53%) Linux
9 1 (1.18%) CentOS
9 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.18%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.18%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.82%) Problem Management
2 15 (17.65%) Server Monitoring
3 14 (16.47%) Change Control
4 12 (14.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (11.76%) Data Management
6 7 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.88%) SIEM
7 5 (5.88%) Scrum
7 5 (5.88%) MVC
7 5 (5.88%) Project Management
7 5 (5.88%) DevOps
7 5 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (4.71%) Migration
8 4 (4.71%) ITIL
8 4 (4.71%) Project Planning
9 3 (3.53%) Information Security
9 3 (3.53%) Mobile Device Management
10 2 (2.35%) MOF
10 2 (2.35%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.12%) PowerShell
2 28 (32.94%) SQL
3 7 (8.24%) C#
4 5 (5.88%) VBScript
5 4 (4.71%) VB
5 4 (4.71%) Java
6 3 (3.53%) Perl
6 3 (3.53%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.35%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.35%) C++
7 2 (2.35%) Python
7 2 (2.35%) Ruby
7 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (27.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (21.18%) MCSE
3 13 (15.29%) MCITP
3 13 (15.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (14.12%) MCP
5 5 (5.88%) Degree
5 5 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 5 (5.88%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.71%) DV Cleared
7 3 (3.53%) CISSP
7 3 (3.53%) CCSA
8 2 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.35%) CCNA
9 1 (1.18%) VTSP
9 1 (1.18%) MCTS
9 1 (1.18%) MCSA
9 1 (1.18%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.53%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 39 (45.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (22.35%) Hyper-V
4 16 (18.82%) VMware ESX
5 15 (17.65%) ISA Server
6 13 (15.29%) XenApp
7 11 (12.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (3.53%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.35%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.18%) vCloud
10 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.18%) vSphere
10 1 (1.18%) Nmap
10 1 (1.18%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 28 (32.94%) SCCM
2 18 (21.18%) NetBackup
3 6 (7.06%) Backup Exec
3 6 (7.06%) WSUS
4 4 (4.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (3.53%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (2.35%) SCOrch
6 2 (2.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (2.35%) SCSM
6 2 (2.35%) SCOM
6 2 (2.35%) SCVMM
6 2 (2.35%) Windows Intune
7 1 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.18%) Legato
7 1 (1.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (1.18%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 67 (78.82%) Microsoft
2 43 (50.59%) VMware
3 29 (34.12%) Citrix
4 17 (20.00%) Symantec
5 14 (16.47%) IBM
6 13 (15.29%) HP
7 7 (8.24%) EMC
8 5 (5.88%) Red Gate
8 5 (5.88%) Cisco
9 4 (4.71%) MobileIron
9 4 (4.71%) McAfee
9 4 (4.71%) ESRI
9 4 (4.71%) Oracle
9 4 (4.71%) Lumension
10 3 (3.53%) Juniper
10 3 (3.53%) Dell
10 3 (3.53%) Clearswift
10 3 (3.53%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.35%) Lotus
12 1 (1.18%) Brocade
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