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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 84 99 111
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 64 48 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.02% 2.02% 1.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.77% 7.19% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 63 46 30
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -13.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,250 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +2.85%
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
594 668 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.05% 28.11% 30.32%
Number of salaries quoted 540 463 528
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 14 February 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 142 (100.00%) Windows
2 119 (83.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 115 (80.99%) Windows Server
4 110 (77.46%) Active Directory
5 106 (74.65%) VMware
6 87 (61.27%) Microsoft
7 60 (42.25%) MS Exchange
8 56 (39.44%) Hyper-V
9 53 (37.32%) Cisco
10 43 (30.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 43 (30.28%) Exchange Server 2010
11 38 (26.76%) VMware Infrastructure
12 36 (25.35%) SCCM
13 33 (23.24%) DNS
14 32 (22.54%) HP
15 30 (21.13%) Skype for Business
16 29 (20.42%) EMC
17 28 (19.72%) Citrix
18 27 (19.01%) Linux
19 26 (18.31%) DHCP
19 26 (18.31%) SAN
20 25 (17.61%) Firewall
20 25 (17.61%) SCOM
21 24 (16.90%) ITIL
22 23 (16.20%) SQL
22 23 (16.20%) Office 365
22 23 (16.20%) Data Centre
23 20 (14.08%) Dell
24 19 (13.38%) Red Hat
24 19 (13.38%) Microsoft Certification

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 60 (42.25%) MS Exchange
2 43 (30.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (21.13%) Skype for Business
4 16 (11.27%) IIS
5 7 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (3.52%) Apache
6 5 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (3.52%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (2.82%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.82%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (2.11%) OpenStack
8 3 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.70%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (11.97%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (16.20%) Office 365
2 4 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (23.24%) DNS
2 26 (18.31%) DHCP
2 26 (18.31%) SAN
3 25 (17.61%) Firewall
4 15 (10.56%) TCP/IP
5 14 (9.86%) Wireless
6 13 (9.15%) LAN
7 10 (7.04%) WAN
8 9 (6.34%) Unified Communications
9 8 (5.63%) iSCSI
9 8 (5.63%) Skype
10 6 (4.23%) FTP
11 5 (3.52%) Cisco IPT
11 5 (3.52%) HTTP
11 5 (3.52%) WebEx
12 4 (2.82%) NetScaler
12 4 (2.82%) VLAN
12 4 (2.82%) VPN
12 4 (2.82%) Wireshark
13 3 (2.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.27%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.52%) MySQL
4 4 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (3.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (4.23%) Advertising
2 3 (2.11%) Finance
2 3 (2.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.70%) Legal
3 1 (0.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 55 (38.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 47 (33.10%) Support Engineer
3 25 (17.61%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 22 (15.49%) 3rd Line Support
5 21 (14.79%) Windows Engineer
6 19 (13.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 18 (12.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 17 (11.97%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (11.27%) Analyst
9 16 (11.27%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 16 (11.27%) IT Engineer
10 15 (10.56%) IT Support
11 13 (9.15%) IT Support Engineer
12 12 (8.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 12 (8.45%) Technical Engineer
12 12 (8.45%) Technical Support
13 10 (7.04%) 2nd Line Support
13 10 (7.04%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 10 (7.04%) Server Engineer
13 10 (7.04%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.86%) MSMQ
2 7 (4.93%) .NET
3 3 (2.11%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.41%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.20%) Data Centre
2 14 (9.86%) EMC VNX
3 9 (6.34%) Driving Licence
4 8 (5.63%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.93%) Replication
6 5 (3.52%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.82%) Clustering
7 4 (2.82%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (2.82%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.41%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.70%) Life Science
9 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.70%) PACS
9 1 (0.70%) PKI
9 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 142 (100.00%) Windows
2 119 (83.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 115 (80.99%) Windows Server
4 43 (30.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (19.01%) Linux
6 16 (11.27%) CentOS
7 13 (9.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (7.04%) Debian
8 10 (7.04%) Ubuntu
8 10 (7.04%) Windows 8
9 9 (6.34%) Windows 7
9 9 (6.34%) Windows XP
10 6 (4.23%) Unix
11 4 (2.82%) HPUX
11 4 (2.82%) Solaris
12 3 (2.11%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.90%) ITIL
2 19 (13.38%) Mentoring
3 18 (12.68%) Migration
4 10 (7.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (6.34%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (4.93%) Project Management
7 5 (3.52%) Data Management
7 5 (3.52%) ITIL V3
7 5 (3.52%) Load Balancing
7 5 (3.52%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (2.82%) Presales
9 3 (2.11%) CRM
9 3 (2.11%) Patch Management
9 3 (2.11%) Test Scripting
10 2 (1.41%) Business Continuity
11 1 (0.70%) Asset Management
11 1 (0.70%) Data Protection
11 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2
11 1 (0.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (0.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 23 (16.20%) SQL
2 6 (4.23%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.82%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.11%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.11%) C#
4 3 (2.11%) Perl
5 2 (1.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.70%) VB
6 1 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (13.38%) MCSE
1 19 (13.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (7.75%) Degree
3 7 (4.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (4.23%) MCITP
4 6 (4.23%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.52%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.82%) CCA
6 4 (2.82%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (2.82%) MCP
6 4 (2.82%) MCTS
7 3 (2.11%) CCNA
7 3 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.11%) MCSA
8 2 (1.41%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.70%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.52%) SLA
2 1 (0.70%) DICOM
System Software
1 110 (77.46%) Active Directory
2 56 (39.44%) Hyper-V
3 38 (26.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (10.56%) VMware ESX
5 13 (9.15%) vSphere
6 8 (5.63%) XenApp
7 7 (4.93%) VMware Server
8 6 (4.23%) Terminal Services
8 6 (4.23%) XenDesktop
9 5 (3.52%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (3.52%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (2.82%) ISA Server
10 4 (2.82%) OpenSSH
10 4 (2.82%) XenServer
11 2 (1.41%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 36 (25.35%) SCCM
2 25 (17.61%) SCOM
3 9 (6.34%) Backup Exec
4 8 (5.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 8 (5.63%) NetBackup
5 4 (2.82%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (2.82%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (2.82%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (2.82%) EdgeSight
6 3 (2.11%) Graphite
6 3 (2.11%) logstash
6 3 (2.11%) Nagios
6 3 (2.11%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.41%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (1.41%) Legato
7 2 (1.41%) WSUS
8 1 (0.70%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.70%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 106 (74.65%) VMware
2 87 (61.27%) Microsoft
3 53 (37.32%) Cisco
4 32 (22.54%) HP
5 29 (20.42%) EMC
6 28 (19.72%) Citrix
7 20 (14.08%) Dell
8 19 (13.38%) Red Hat
8 19 (13.38%) Veeam
9 14 (9.86%) Dell Compellent
9 14 (9.86%) Symantec
10 12 (8.45%) 3PAR
11 7 (4.93%) CommVault
11 7 (4.93%) NetApp
12 5 (3.52%) Avaya
13 4 (2.82%) AppSense
13 4 (2.82%) IBM
14 2 (1.41%) ProCurve
14 2 (1.41%) SonicWALL
14 2 (1.41%) Sophos
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