The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 63 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 6 35 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.94% 5.90% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.87% 21.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 32 0
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.36% -14.11%
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 Slough region.

Operating Systems Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
209 165 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 32.66% 27.82% 28.31%
Number of salaries quoted 171 147 145
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Slough

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Slough region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Slough

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
3 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (66.67%) VMware
5 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (46.67%) SCCM
6 7 (46.67%) Citrix
7 6 (40.00%) Terminal Server
7 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (40.00%) IIS
7 6 (40.00%) SCOM
7 6 (40.00%) SCVMM
7 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
7 6 (40.00%) Office 365
8 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (33.33%) MS Office
8 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (33.33%) Internet
8 5 (33.33%) SAN
9 4 (26.67%) Intranet
9 4 (26.67%) DNS
9 4 (26.67%) WCF
9 4 (26.67%) Firewall
9 4 (26.67%) Cisco
9 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
10 3 (20.00%) Process Management
10 3 (20.00%) Workflow
10 3 (20.00%) Document Management

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 6 (40.00%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.67%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Internet
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
2 4 (26.67%) Intranet
2 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) DNS
3 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) SSL
4 2 (13.33%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) SNMP
5 1 (6.67%) LAN
5 1 (6.67%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Web Hosting Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) WCF
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
5 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (13.33%) Linux
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Process Management
1 3 (20.00%) Workflow
1 3 (20.00%) Document Management
2 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) System Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.67%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) MCSA
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (40.00%) Terminal Server
4 2 (13.33%) vSphere
5 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.67%) Samba
5 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (6.67%) XenApp
5 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) SCCM
2 6 (40.00%) SCOM
2 6 (40.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) Citrix
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) NetApp
5 1 (6.67%) Kofax
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Brocade
5 1 (6.67%) ProCurve
5 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (6.67%) 3PAR