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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 88 97 130
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +33
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 56 44 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.30% 1.88% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.86% 6.42% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 54 39 3
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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
632 685 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.98% 29.26% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 474 527 539
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 27 March 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 101 (100.00%) Windows
2 90 (89.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 76 (75.25%) Microsoft
4 64 (63.37%) Active Directory
5 52 (51.49%) VMware
6 47 (46.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 42 (41.58%) VMware Infrastructure
8 39 (38.61%) MS Exchange
9 37 (36.63%) SCCM
10 36 (35.64%) SQL
11 35 (34.65%) DNS
12 32 (31.68%) Windows 7
13 31 (30.69%) TCP/IP
14 27 (26.73%) Exchange Server 2010
15 26 (25.74%) Symantec
16 25 (24.75%) Windows XP
17 24 (23.76%) MS Excel
17 24 (23.76%) IIS
17 24 (23.76%) MS Office
18 23 (22.77%) Citrix
18 23 (22.77%) Microsoft Certification
18 23 (22.77%) Hyper-V
19 22 (21.78%) PowerShell
19 22 (21.78%) Windows 8
20 21 (20.79%) Firewall
21 19 (18.81%) SAN
21 19 (18.81%) LAN
21 19 (18.81%) SharePoint
22 17 (16.83%) DHCP
22 17 (16.83%) Problem Management

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 39 (38.61%) MS Exchange
2 27 (26.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (23.76%) IIS
4 19 (18.81%) SharePoint
5 12 (11.88%) Lync
6 7 (6.93%) Lotus Domino
7 6 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.98%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.98%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.99%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
Applications
1 24 (23.76%) MS Office
1 24 (23.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.91%) Office 365
2 7 (6.93%) SaaS
3 6 (5.94%) PaaS
4 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (34.65%) DNS
2 31 (30.69%) TCP/IP
3 21 (20.79%) Firewall
4 19 (18.81%) SAN
4 19 (18.81%) LAN
5 17 (16.83%) DHCP
6 11 (10.89%) SSL
7 8 (7.92%) WAN
7 8 (7.92%) Internet
8 6 (5.94%) VoIP
9 5 (4.95%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.98%) Network Security
10 2 (1.98%) VPN
11 1 (0.99%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (7.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (5.94%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (1.98%) WebDriver
3 2 (1.98%) Selenium
4 1 (0.99%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.99%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.99%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (0.99%) Finance
1 1 (0.99%) Retail
1 1 (0.99%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (17.82%) Support Engineer
2 17 (16.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (12.87%) Administrator
3 13 (12.87%) Technical Support
4 12 (11.88%) Technical Support Engineer
4 12 (11.88%) Technical Engineer
5 11 (10.89%) Windows Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) Server Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (4.95%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Storage Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Integration Engineer
9 3 (2.97%) Help Desk Engineer
9 3 (2.97%) Windows Server Engineer
9 3 (2.97%) IT Support
9 3 (2.97%) Help Desk Support Engineer
9 3 (2.97%) Consultant
9 3 (2.97%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 3 (2.97%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.90%) .NET
2 8 (7.92%) ASP.NET
3 6 (5.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (3.96%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.99%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.99%) WCF
5 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.99%) CSS
5 1 (0.99%) Flash
5 1 (0.99%) WinForms
5 1 (0.99%) Ajax
5 1 (0.99%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.89%) Client/Server
2 8 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.95%) EqualLogic
4 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.97%) Replication
5 3 (2.97%) Kindle
6 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.99%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.99%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.99%) Clustering
6 1 (0.99%) PKI
6 1 (0.99%) FMCG
6 1 (0.99%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 101 (100.00%) Windows
2 90 (89.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (46.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 32 (31.68%) Windows 7
5 25 (24.75%) Windows XP
6 22 (21.78%) Windows 8
7 10 (9.90%) Linux
8 2 (1.98%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.99%) Solaris
9 1 (0.99%) Android
9 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.83%) Problem Management
2 16 (15.84%) Project Management
3 15 (14.85%) Server Monitoring
4 11 (10.89%) Migration
4 11 (10.89%) Project Planning
5 10 (9.90%) Data Management
5 10 (9.90%) Change Control
6 9 (8.91%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (5.94%) Scrum
8 6 (5.94%) MVC
8 6 (5.94%) DevOps
9 4 (3.96%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (3.96%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (3.96%) SIEM
9 4 (3.96%) Security Management
10 3 (2.97%) Information Security
10 3 (2.97%) Mobile Device Management
11 2 (1.98%) Test Automation
11 2 (1.98%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (35.64%) SQL
2 22 (21.78%) PowerShell
3 8 (7.92%) C#
4 4 (3.96%) Java
5 3 (2.97%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.97%) VBScript
6 2 (1.98%) VB
6 2 (1.98%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.98%) Perl
6 2 (1.98%) C++
6 2 (1.98%) Python
6 2 (1.98%) Ruby
7 1 (0.99%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (22.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (15.84%) MCITP
3 14 (13.86%) MCSE
4 8 (7.92%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (6.93%) CCNA
6 6 (5.94%) MCSA
6 6 (5.94%) Degree
6 6 (5.94%) Network+ Certification
6 6 (5.94%) Security Cleared
7 5 (4.95%) A+ Certification
8 3 (2.97%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.98%) CCSA
9 2 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.98%) MCTS
9 2 (1.98%) CISSP
10 1 (0.99%) CCIE
10 1 (0.99%) MCP
10 1 (0.99%) RHCE
10 1 (0.99%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.99%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.97%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.97%) SLA
3 2 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 64 (63.37%) Active Directory
2 42 (41.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (22.77%) Hyper-V
4 15 (14.85%) ISA Server
5 13 (12.87%) VMware ESX
6 5 (4.95%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (2.97%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.98%) XenApp
9 1 (0.99%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.99%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.99%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.99%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 37 (36.63%) SCCM
2 16 (15.84%) NetBackup
2 16 (15.84%) WSUS
3 13 (12.87%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.97%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.98%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.99%) Nagios
6 1 (0.99%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.99%) Legato
6 1 (0.99%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 76 (75.25%) Microsoft
2 52 (51.49%) VMware
3 26 (25.74%) Symantec
4 23 (22.77%) Citrix
5 14 (13.86%) HP
6 13 (12.87%) Cisco
7 12 (11.88%) IBM
8 9 (8.91%) Dell
9 7 (6.93%) EMC
10 6 (5.94%) Red Gate
11 5 (4.95%) Juniper
11 5 (4.95%) Apple
11 5 (4.95%) CheckPoint
12 4 (3.96%) MobileIron
12 4 (3.96%) McAfee
13 3 (2.97%) Clearswift
14 2 (1.98%) Lotus
14 2 (1.98%) Red Hat
14 2 (1.98%) Oracle
15 1 (0.99%) SAP
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