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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 76 114 242
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +128
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 773 555 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.77% 2.46% 1.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.13% 8.54% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 717 456 181
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Windows Server 2012
England

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

Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5888 6500 6156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.73% 28.81% 28.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5041 5353 5321
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in the South East

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in the South East

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +50 251 £37,500 +7.14% 22
Hampshire +47 184 £35,000 - 12
Berkshire -14 111 £38,500 +4.05% 15
West Sussex +33 77 £42,500 +18.05%
Buckinghamshire -5 56 £36,500 +12.30% 6
Oxfordshire -14 45 £41,000 +24.24% 14
Kent +26 39 £40,000 -8.57% 2
Middlesex +9 13 £40,000 +6.66%
East Sussex +13 4 £46,250 +15.62% 2
Sussex +2 3 £40,000 -
Windows Server 2012
England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 1400 (100.00%) Windows
2 1066 (76.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 893 (63.79%) Microsoft
4 841 (60.07%) Active Directory
5 739 (52.79%) VMware
6 609 (43.50%) MS Exchange
7 471 (33.64%) Firewall
8 462 (33.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 453 (32.36%) Exchange Server 2010
10 440 (31.43%) MS Excel
11 436 (31.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 376 (26.86%) Cisco
13 364 (26.00%) DNS
14 363 (25.93%) Hyper-V
15 362 (25.86%) SQL Server
16 349 (24.93%) Microsoft Certification
17 340 (24.29%) Windows 7
18 332 (23.71%) LAN
19 331 (23.64%) SQL
20 312 (22.29%) ITIL
21 310 (22.14%) WAN
22 285 (20.36%) Windows 8
23 283 (20.21%) Citrix
24 256 (18.29%) SAN
25 248 (17.71%) DHCP
26 246 (17.57%) Exchange Server 2013
27 245 (17.50%) TCP/IP
28 239 (17.07%) IIS
29 228 (16.29%) MS Office
30 226 (16.14%) SCCM

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 609 (43.50%) MS Exchange
2 453 (32.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 246 (17.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 239 (17.07%) IIS
5 152 (10.86%) Lync
6 140 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 124 (8.86%) SharePoint
8 68 (4.86%) Exchange Server 2003
9 40 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 27 (1.93%) Apache
11 26 (1.86%) SharePoint 2013
12 19 (1.36%) Lotus Domino
13 14 (1.00%) IBM Notes
13 14 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
14 9 (0.64%) Office Communications Server
15 7 (0.50%) nginx
15 7 (0.50%) NServiceBus
16 6 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
16 6 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
17 4 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 440 (31.43%) MS Excel
2 228 (16.29%) MS Office
3 14 (1.00%) MS Project
3 14 (1.00%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.14%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.071%) CorelDRAW
6 1 (0.071%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.071%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.071%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.071%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.21%) Sage 200
2 3 (0.21%) Primavera
2 3 (0.21%) Teamcenter
3 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.14%) Epicor Vantage
4 1 (0.071%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.071%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 128 (9.14%) Office 365
2 59 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (1.64%) IaaS
5 12 (0.86%) SaaS
6 6 (0.43%) PaaS
6 6 (0.43%) Google Apps
6 6 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.29%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 471 (33.64%) Firewall
2 364 (26.00%) DNS
3 332 (23.71%) LAN
4 310 (22.14%) WAN
5 256 (18.29%) SAN
6 248 (17.71%) DHCP
7 245 (17.50%) TCP/IP
8 161 (11.50%) VPN
9 93 (6.64%) VoIP
10 91 (6.50%) VLAN
11 65 (4.64%) Internet
12 60 (4.29%) iSCSI
13 58 (4.14%) Wireless
14 49 (3.50%) Cisco ASA
15 44 (3.14%) Network Security
15 44 (3.14%) NAS
16 31 (2.21%) IP Telephony
17 29 (2.07%) Unified Communications
17 29 (2.07%) Skype
17 29 (2.07%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 362 (25.86%) SQL Server
2 110 (7.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 103 (7.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 34 (2.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 24 (1.71%) MySQL
6 21 (1.50%) Oracle Database
7 20 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (0.93%) Relational Database
9 13 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (0.64%) NoSQL
12 8 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
12 8 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
13 7 (0.50%) Event Store
13 7 (0.50%) RavenDB
13 7 (0.50%) Redis
13 7 (0.50%) Big Data
13 7 (0.50%) Couchbase
13 7 (0.50%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 41 (2.93%) Visual Studio
2 38 (2.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (2.50%) ReSharper
4 28 (2.00%) LINQPad
5 8 (0.57%) TeamCity
6 7 (0.50%) NCrunch
6 7 (0.50%) JSUnit
7 6 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.071%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.071%) MSI
8 1 (0.071%) Subversion
8 1 (0.071%) JIRA
General
1 146 (10.43%) Finance
2 62 (4.43%) Telecoms
3 33 (2.36%) Manufacturing
4 30 (2.14%) Back Office
5 24 (1.71%) Retail
6 12 (0.86%) Advertising
6 12 (0.86%) Electronics
7 11 (0.79%) Banking
8 9 (0.64%) Financial Institution
9 8 (0.57%) Legal
9 8 (0.57%) Aerospace
9 8 (0.57%) Retail Banking
9 8 (0.57%) Marketing
10 6 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (0.43%) Online Betting
11 4 (0.29%) Avionics
11 4 (0.29%) German Language
11 4 (0.29%) Publishing
12 3 (0.21%) French Language
12 3 (0.21%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 305 (21.79%) Support Engineer
2 197 (14.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 185 (13.21%) Analyst
4 144 (10.29%) Administrator
5 118 (8.43%) Systems Administrator
6 103 (7.36%) Systems Engineer
7 100 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
8 96 (6.86%) IT Support
9 95 (6.79%) Support Analyst
10 89 (6.36%) 2nd Line Support
11 88 (6.29%) Technical Support
12 82 (5.86%) Technical Engineer
13 66 (4.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 60 (4.29%) IT Support Engineer
15 58 (4.14%) Technical Support Engineer
15 58 (4.14%) Developer
16 54 (3.86%) Consultant
17 50 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
18 48 (3.43%) Desktop Support
19 42 (3.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (5.43%) .NET
2 56 (4.00%) Web Services
3 47 (3.36%) ASP.NET
4 45 (3.21%) HTML
5 44 (3.14%) .NET Framework
6 43 (3.07%) CSS
7 41 (2.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 35 (2.50%) jQuery
9 33 (2.36%) ASP.NET Web API
10 26 (1.86%) KnockoutJS
11 19 (1.36%) HTML5
12 17 (1.21%) MSMQ
13 16 (1.14%) Entity Framework
13 16 (1.14%) Application Packaging
13 16 (1.14%) AngularJS
14 12 (0.86%) WCF
15 11 (0.79%) CSS3
16 9 (0.64%) RESTful
16 9 (0.64%) REST
17 8 (0.57%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 199 (14.21%) Data Centre
2 105 (7.50%) Clustering
3 54 (3.86%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (3.29%) Replication
5 42 (3.00%) Video Conferencing
6 41 (2.93%) Blackberry
7 36 (2.57%) Thin Client
7 36 (2.57%) Fat Client
8 25 (1.79%) Inversion of Control
9 23 (1.64%) EqualLogic
10 21 (1.50%) iPhone
11 16 (1.14%) PKI
12 14 (1.00%) AS400
13 13 (0.93%) Client/Server
13 13 (0.93%) Computer Science
13 13 (0.93%) iPad
14 12 (0.86%) EMC VNX
15 10 (0.71%) PDA
15 10 (0.71%) Derivative
15 10 (0.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1400 (100.00%) Windows
2 1066 (76.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 436 (31.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 340 (24.29%) Windows 7
5 285 (20.36%) Windows 8
6 221 (15.79%) Linux
7 134 (9.57%) Windows XP
8 59 (4.21%) UNIX
9 45 (3.21%) Android
10 43 (3.07%) Windows Vista
10 43 (3.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 31 (2.21%) Windows 2000
12 18 (1.29%) Mac OS X
12 18 (1.29%) Solaris
12 18 (1.29%) Windows Mobile
13 17 (1.21%) Ubuntu
14 16 (1.14%) CentOS
15 15 (1.07%) Windows 2000 Server
16 10 (0.71%) Oracle Linux
17 9 (0.64%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 312 (22.29%) ITIL
2 111 (7.93%) Migration
3 84 (6.00%) Project Management
4 64 (4.57%) Change Management
4 64 (4.57%) Configuration Management
5 61 (4.36%) Disaster Recovery
6 58 (4.14%) Server Building
7 55 (3.93%) Agile Software Development
8 54 (3.86%) Service Delivery
9 51 (3.64%) Load Balancing
9 51 (3.64%) Root Cause Analysis
10 47 (3.36%) Incident Management
10 47 (3.36%) CRM
11 44 (3.14%) Performance Tuning
12 43 (3.07%) MVC
13 42 (3.00%) Asset Management
14 40 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
15 37 (2.64%) Capacity Planning
16 36 (2.57%) Network Load Balancing
17 35 (2.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 331 (23.64%) SQL
2 209 (14.93%) PowerShell
3 66 (4.71%) JavaScript
4 61 (4.36%) VBScript
5 56 (4.00%) C#
6 42 (3.00%) Perl
7 32 (2.29%) Shell Script
8 31 (2.21%) T-SQL
9 22 (1.57%) VB
10 19 (1.36%) Bash Shell
10 19 (1.36%) Python
11 12 (0.86%) Java
12 10 (0.71%) VB.NET
13 9 (0.64%) C
14 7 (0.50%) PHP
15 6 (0.43%) F#
16 3 (0.21%) AWK
16 3 (0.21%) VBA
16 3 (0.21%) sed
17 2 (0.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 349 (24.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 217 (15.50%) MCSE
3 147 (10.50%) MCITP
4 145 (10.36%) MCSA
5 128 (9.14%) MCP
6 122 (8.71%) Security Cleared
7 121 (8.64%) Cisco Certification
8 110 (7.86%) CCNA
9 83 (5.93%) SC Cleared
10 77 (5.50%) Degree
11 70 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 66 (4.71%) MCTS
13 36 (2.57%) CCNP
14 31 (2.21%) DV Cleared
15 29 (2.07%) Citrix Certification
16 25 (1.79%) CCA
17 17 (1.21%) A+ Certification
18 13 (0.93%) PMI Certification
19 12 (0.86%) RHCE
20 11 (0.79%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 151 (10.79%) SLA
2 26 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (0.93%) QA
4 9 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (0.64%) ISO 9000
5 7 (0.50%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.50%) PMBOK
6 4 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 841 (60.07%) Active Directory
2 462 (33.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 363 (25.93%) Hyper-V
4 130 (9.29%) XenApp
5 125 (8.93%) vSphere
6 113 (8.07%) VMware ESX
7 73 (5.21%) VMware ESXi
8 48 (3.43%) Microsoft App-V
9 41 (2.93%) Terminal Services
10 37 (2.64%) Forefront TMG
11 35 (2.50%) ISA Server
12 34 (2.43%) XenDesktop
13 32 (2.29%) UAG
14 27 (1.93%) XenServer
15 26 (1.86%) Terminal Server
16 18 (1.29%) DFS Replication
17 11 (0.79%) VMware Server
17 11 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 8 (0.57%) VMware Workstation
18 8 (0.57%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 226 (16.14%) SCCM
2 150 (10.71%) SCOM
3 101 (7.21%) Backup Exec
4 77 (5.50%) WSUS
5 21 (1.50%) Norton AntiVirus
6 19 (1.36%) Nagios
6 19 (1.36%) Puppet
7 16 (1.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 15 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (1.07%) NetBackup
9 14 (1.00%) SCSM
10 13 (0.93%) HP Data Protector
10 13 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 12 (0.86%) ARCserve
11 12 (0.86%) EdgeSight
12 11 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
13 10 (0.71%) FortiGate
13 10 (0.71%) SCVMM
14 8 (0.57%) vMotion
15 7 (0.50%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 893 (63.79%) Microsoft
2 739 (52.79%) VMware
3 376 (26.86%) Cisco
4 283 (20.21%) Citrix
5 174 (12.43%) HP
6 116 (8.29%) Symantec
7 78 (5.57%) Dell
8 70 (5.00%) NetApp
9 66 (4.71%) Oracle
10 65 (4.64%) Juniper
11 50 (3.57%) Avaya
12 45 (3.21%) EMC
13 44 (3.14%) Veeam
14 41 (2.93%) Red Hat
15 39 (2.79%) SonicWALL
16 35 (2.50%) Red Gate
17 34 (2.43%) 3PAR
18 33 (2.36%) IBM
19 32 (2.29%) Apple
19 32 (2.29%) McAfee
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Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
GO Partnership Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bordon, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £34800 - £35800 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hove, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa40-55k+Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £50k - £60k per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Rizz Search & Selection
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £36k - £42k per annum + (inc on-call) + 5% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £40k - £48k per annum + (inc on-call) + 5% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 24 days holiday + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago