The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 54 46 62
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 20 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.77% 3.44% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.81% 10.19% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 0
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -7.33%
Windows Server 2012
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
185 216 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 25.66% 33.80% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 170 200 117
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,690 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £100,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 7 July 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (81.40%) Microsoft
3 34 (79.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (72.09%) VMware
5 23 (53.49%) MS Excel
5 23 (53.49%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (51.16%) Citrix
7 16 (37.21%) Active Directory
8 15 (34.88%) Windows 7
9 13 (30.23%) Windows 8
9 13 (30.23%) MS Exchange
10 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (25.58%) SLA
11 11 (25.58%) MS Office
11 11 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2013
12 10 (23.26%) vSphere
12 10 (23.26%) vCloud
12 10 (23.26%) ITIL
12 10 (23.26%) IIS
12 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (23.26%) SAN
12 10 (23.26%) VMware ESX
13 9 (20.93%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (20.93%) MCSA
13 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
13 9 (20.93%) Windows 2000 Server
14 8 (18.60%) Cisco
14 8 (18.60%) HP
15 7 (16.28%) Change Management
15 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 13 (30.23%) MS Exchange
2 11 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (23.26%) IIS
4 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 23 (53.49%) MS Excel
2 11 (25.58%) MS Office
3 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) SAN
2 9 (20.93%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
3 6 (13.95%) Firewall
4 4 (9.30%) LAN
4 4 (9.30%) WAN
5 1 (2.33%) DHCP
5 1 (2.33%) DNS
5 1 (2.33%) Broadband
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Server Engineer
1 15 (34.88%) Windows Server Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Server Support
4 7 (16.28%) Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Consultant
5 6 (13.95%) Support Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Support Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Server Support Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Windows Support Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Design Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (11.63%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Support Technician
7 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) IT Support
7 2 (4.65%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (4.65%) Service Desk Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (79.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (34.88%) Windows 7
4 13 (30.23%) Windows 8
5 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (20.93%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) ITIL
2 7 (16.28%) Change Management
3 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.33%) ISMS
5 1 (2.33%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.33%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.33%) Migration
5 1 (2.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (20.93%) MCSA
3 6 (13.95%) MCP
3 6 (13.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.58%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (53.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (37.21%) Active Directory
3 10 (23.26%) VMware ESX
3 10 (23.26%) vSphere
3 10 (23.26%) vCloud
4 7 (16.28%) Terminal Services
5 4 (9.30%) XenApp
6 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.33%) XenServer
7 1 (2.33%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (2.33%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.33%) Firmware
7 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.33%) WSUS
1 1 (2.33%) SCCM
1 1 (2.33%) SCOM
1 1 (2.33%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 35 (81.40%) Microsoft
2 31 (72.09%) VMware
3 22 (51.16%) Citrix
4 8 (18.60%) HP
4 8 (18.60%) Cisco
5 6 (13.95%) IBM
5 6 (13.95%) EMC
6 1 (2.33%) Dell
6 1 (2.33%) Symantec
6 1 (2.33%) Websense
6 1 (2.33%) Veeam