The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 49 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 24 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.28% 0.38% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.91% 1.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 0
Average salary £39,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 -
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
220 128 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 30.10% 24.43% 21.66%
Number of salaries quoted 186 104 121
Average salary £30,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2012
South Yorkshire

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Sheffield region.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Sheffield

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (93.94%) Microsoft
3 26 (78.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (63.64%) MS Excel
5 19 (57.58%) VMware
6 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
7 15 (45.45%) IIS
8 10 (30.30%) SAN
8 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (30.30%) vSphere
9 9 (27.27%) Veeam
9 9 (27.27%) HP
10 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
10 8 (24.24%) SQL
10 8 (24.24%) Firmware
10 8 (24.24%) VMware ESX
10 8 (24.24%) XenServer
10 8 (24.24%) vCloud
10 8 (24.24%) SCDPM
11 7 (21.21%) Automation Testing
11 7 (21.21%) REST
11 7 (21.21%) BDD
11 7 (21.21%) Test Scripting
11 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (21.21%) TDD
11 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (21.21%) Dynamics CRM
11 7 (21.21%) Degree
11 7 (21.21%) NetSuite
11 7 (21.21%) Salesforce.com

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 15 (45.45%) IIS
2 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
2 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
3 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.03%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (3.03%) Lync
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (63.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) SAN
2 5 (15.15%) Firewall
2 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.12%) VPN
3 4 (12.12%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (12.12%) Network Security
3 4 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (6.06%) NAS
4 2 (6.06%) DNS
4 2 (6.06%) DHCP
5 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
1 7 (21.21%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.03%) MSI
2 1 (3.03%) InstallShield
2 1 (3.03%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Consultant
2 8 (24.24%) Build Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) CRM Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 7 (21.21%) Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Security Officer
6 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Server Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
1 7 (21.21%) COM
1 7 (21.21%) SOAP
1 7 (21.21%) Web Services
1 7 (21.21%) REST
2 1 (3.03%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Firmware
2 4 (12.12%) PKI
3 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (78.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) CRM
1 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (21.21%) TDD
1 7 (21.21%) Test Scripting
1 7 (21.21%) BDD
1 7 (21.21%) Automation Testing
2 5 (15.15%) Project Management
3 4 (12.12%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (6.06%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.03%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 7 (21.21%) C#
2 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.03%) VBScript
3 1 (3.03%) VB
3 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) MCSE
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.09%) MCITP
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (6.06%) CCA
3 2 (6.06%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (6.06%) VCAP
3 2 (6.06%) CCEE
3 2 (6.06%) CCIA
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.03%) MCTS
System Software
1 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (30.30%) vSphere
3 8 (24.24%) XenServer
3 8 (24.24%) VMware ESX
3 8 (24.24%) vCloud
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) SCDPM
2 1 (3.03%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 31 (93.94%) Microsoft
2 19 (57.58%) VMware
3 9 (27.27%) Veeam
3 9 (27.27%) HP
4 7 (21.21%) Siebel
4 7 (21.21%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (21.21%) NetSuite
5 6 (18.18%) Cisco
6 4 (12.12%) McAfee
6 4 (12.12%) Websense
7 1 (3.03%) NETGEAR
7 1 (3.03%) Symantec
7 1 (3.03%) Citrix
7 1 (3.03%) Juniper
7 1 (3.03%) Apple