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

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 60 59 61
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 16 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.28% 1.45% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.70% 5.88% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 1
Average salary £25,000 £39,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.70% -21.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -17.64%
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
184 170 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 26.17% 24.67% 26.27%
Number of salaries quoted 147 145 114
Average salary £35,000 £29,900 £32,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.05% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 26 February 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (79.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (77.55%) Microsoft
4 26 (53.06%) VMware
5 22 (44.90%) Active Directory
5 22 (44.90%) MS Excel
6 21 (42.86%) MS Office
7 20 (40.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (38.78%) SLA
9 18 (36.73%) Citrix
9 18 (36.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (36.73%) ITIL
10 14 (28.57%) MCSA
10 14 (28.57%) MS Exchange
10 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (26.53%) Windows 7
11 13 (26.53%) TCP/IP
12 11 (22.45%) DNS
12 11 (22.45%) SQL
12 11 (22.45%) Change Management
13 10 (20.41%) SCCM
14 9 (18.37%) vSphere
14 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2010
14 9 (18.37%) Windows 8
14 9 (18.37%) Wi-Fi
15 8 (16.33%) Firewall
15 8 (16.33%) MCSE
15 8 (16.33%) SAN
15 8 (16.33%) Hyper-V
16 7 (14.29%) SCOM

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 14 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (12.24%) Lync
3 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (6.12%) IIS
5 1 (2.04%) JBoss
5 1 (2.04%) Apache
5 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (44.90%) MS Excel
2 21 (42.86%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) MS Project
3 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.04%) Acrobat
3 1 (2.04%) AutoCAD
3 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.08%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.04%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.53%) TCP/IP
2 11 (22.45%) DNS
3 9 (18.37%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (16.33%) SAN
4 8 (16.33%) Firewall
5 7 (14.29%) DHCP
6 5 (10.20%) LAN
6 5 (10.20%) WAN
7 3 (6.12%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.04%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (2.04%) Broadband
8 1 (2.04%) PBX
8 1 (2.04%) FTP
8 1 (2.04%) VPN
8 1 (2.04%) IPv4
8 1 (2.04%) Wireless
8 1 (2.04%) IPsec
8 1 (2.04%) SSH
8 1 (2.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.12%) Legal
2 1 (2.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Support Engineer
1 11 (22.45%) Server Engineer
1 11 (22.45%) Windows Server Engineer
2 9 (18.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (12.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Server Support
7 3 (6.12%) Support Technician
7 3 (6.12%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Service Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Team Leader
7 3 (6.12%) IT Support Technician
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) IT Support
7 3 (6.12%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 2 (4.08%) Windows Support Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Server Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) Web Services
2 2 (4.08%) WAP
2 2 (4.08%) .NET
3 1 (2.04%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) Life Science
3 1 (2.04%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.04%) Clustering
3 1 (2.04%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (79.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (40.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (26.53%) Windows 7
5 9 (18.37%) Windows 8
6 5 (10.20%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.12%) Windows Vista
7 3 (6.12%) UNIX
8 2 (4.08%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.04%) Solaris
9 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) ITIL
2 11 (22.45%) Change Management
3 5 (10.20%) CRM
4 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.12%) Asset Management
5 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.12%) Performance Management
5 3 (6.12%) ISMS
5 3 (6.12%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.08%) Process Management
6 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.08%) BCP
7 1 (2.04%) Project Management
7 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.04%) Migration
7 1 (2.04%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.04%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) C#
3 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.08%) C
3 2 (4.08%) VBScript
3 2 (4.08%) VB
3 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (28.57%) MCSA
3 8 (16.33%) MCSE
4 3 (6.12%) MCP
4 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.04%) MCITP
6 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.04%) Degree
6 1 (2.04%) CCENT
6 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) CCNA
6 1 (2.04%) ISEB
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.04%) VCP4
6 1 (2.04%) NCDA
6 1 (2.04%) NCIE
6 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (38.78%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 22 (44.90%) Active Directory
2 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (18.37%) vSphere
4 8 (16.33%) Hyper-V
5 7 (14.29%) XenApp
6 3 (6.12%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (2.04%) Firmware
7 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.04%) XenServer
7 1 (2.04%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) SCCM
2 7 (14.29%) SCOM
3 4 (8.16%) SCVMM
4 3 (6.12%) WSUS
5 1 (2.04%) ARCserve
5 1 (2.04%) EMC Navisphere
5 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.04%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.04%) Puppet
5 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (2.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (2.04%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 38 (77.55%) Microsoft
2 26 (53.06%) VMware
3 18 (36.73%) Citrix
4 7 (14.29%) Cisco
4 7 (14.29%) EMC
5 6 (12.24%) NetApp
6 5 (10.20%) HP
6 5 (10.20%) CommVault
7 2 (4.08%) Dell
7 2 (4.08%) IBM
7 2 (4.08%) Symantec
7 2 (4.08%) McAfee
8 1 (2.04%) Primavera
8 1 (2.04%) SolidWorks
8 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.04%) CA
8 1 (2.04%) Adobe
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle
8 1 (2.04%) Civica
8 1 (2.04%) Veeam