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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 80 123 251
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +128
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 739 541 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.48% 2.31% 0.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.80% 8.34% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 654 469 181
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £57,500
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
6264 6485 6610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.49% 27.70% 29.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5285 5471 5717
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Hampshire +58 196 £38,000 +8.57% 18
Surrey +16 177 £37,500 +7.14% 23
Berkshire +14 146 £37,000 -12.94% 20
West Sussex +27 82 £42,500 +41.66% 4
Buckinghamshire +13 52 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Kent +27 41 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Oxfordshire -16 25 £39,500 +23.43% 8
Middlesex +9 11 £40,000 +6.66%
East Sussex +25 6 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Sussex -1 3 £46,250 - 1
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 1268 (100.00%) Windows
2 956 (75.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 796 (62.78%) Microsoft
4 756 (59.62%) Active Directory
5 644 (50.79%) VMware
6 544 (42.90%) MS Exchange
7 455 (35.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 413 (32.57%) Firewall
9 409 (32.26%) MS Excel
10 398 (31.39%) VMware Infrastructure
11 390 (30.76%) Exchange Server 2010
12 341 (26.89%) DNS
13 329 (25.95%) Cisco
14 318 (25.08%) Hyper-V
15 311 (24.53%) SQL
16 304 (23.97%) Microsoft Certification
17 297 (23.42%) SQL Server
18 293 (23.11%) Windows 7
19 284 (22.40%) ITIL
20 281 (22.16%) LAN
21 272 (21.45%) Citrix
22 261 (20.58%) SAN
23 258 (20.35%) WAN
24 257 (20.27%) TCP/IP
25 237 (18.69%) DHCP
26 221 (17.43%) Windows 8
27 208 (16.40%) Exchange Server 2013
27 208 (16.40%) IIS
28 203 (16.01%) PowerShell
29 197 (15.54%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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
1 544 (42.90%) MS Exchange
2 390 (30.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 208 (16.40%) Exchange Server 2013
3 208 (16.40%) IIS
4 153 (12.07%) Lync
5 144 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2007
6 137 (10.80%) SharePoint
7 63 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2003
8 44 (3.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 28 (2.21%) Apache
10 26 (2.05%) SharePoint 2013
11 17 (1.34%) Lotus Domino
12 9 (0.71%) NServiceBus
12 9 (0.71%) Office Communications Server
13 8 (0.63%) nginx
13 8 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
14 7 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (0.55%) SAS
15 6 (0.47%) Tomcat
16 5 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 409 (32.26%) MS Excel
2 196 (15.46%) MS Office
3 16 (1.26%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.79%) MS Project
5 9 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.24%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 15 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.24%) Teamcenter
3 3 (0.24%) Primavera
3 3 (0.24%) Epicor Vantage
4 2 (0.16%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.079%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.079%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.079%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 113 (8.91%) Office 365
2 61 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (4.34%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (2.21%) IaaS
5 16 (1.26%) SaaS
6 6 (0.47%) PaaS
6 6 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.079%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 413 (32.57%) Firewall
2 341 (26.89%) DNS
3 281 (22.16%) LAN
4 261 (20.58%) SAN
5 258 (20.35%) WAN
6 257 (20.27%) TCP/IP
7 237 (18.69%) DHCP
8 140 (11.04%) VPN
9 101 (7.97%) VLAN
10 89 (7.02%) VoIP
11 65 (5.13%) Internet
11 65 (5.13%) iSCSI
12 45 (3.55%) Network Security
13 44 (3.47%) Wireless
13 44 (3.47%) NAS
14 43 (3.39%) SSL
15 35 (2.76%) Cisco ASA
16 31 (2.44%) MPLS
17 30 (2.37%) IP Telephony
18 27 (2.13%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 297 (23.42%) SQL Server
2 86 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 72 (5.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 26 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
5 22 (1.74%) MySQL
5 22 (1.74%) Oracle Database
6 19 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (0.95%) Relational Database
9 11 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
10 10 (0.79%) Redis
10 10 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (0.79%) NoSQL
10 10 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
11 9 (0.71%) RavenDB
11 9 (0.71%) Couchbase
11 9 (0.71%) CouchDB
11 9 (0.71%) Event Store
12 8 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 33 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (2.37%) Visual Studio
3 23 (1.81%) ReSharper
4 15 (1.18%) LINQPad
5 9 (0.71%) JSUnit
5 9 (0.71%) TeamCity
6 8 (0.63%) NCrunch
7 7 (0.55%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.16%) Metasploit
8 2 (0.16%) Subversion
9 1 (0.079%) JIRA
9 1 (0.079%) WinDbg
9 1 (0.079%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 94 (7.41%) Finance
2 52 (4.10%) Telecoms
3 30 (2.37%) Back Office
4 28 (2.21%) Manufacturing
5 19 (1.50%) Retail
6 12 (0.95%) Electronics
7 8 (0.63%) Financial Institution
7 8 (0.63%) Advertising
7 8 (0.63%) Marketing
8 7 (0.55%) Aerospace
9 6 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (0.47%) Legal
10 5 (0.39%) Publishing
11 4 (0.32%) Online Betting
12 3 (0.24%) Games
12 3 (0.24%) Banking
13 2 (0.16%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.16%) Automotive
13 2 (0.16%) German Language
14 1 (0.079%) Hindi Language
Job Titles
1 258 (20.35%) Support Engineer
2 192 (15.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 136 (10.73%) Analyst
4 127 (10.02%) Administrator
5 104 (8.20%) Systems Administrator
6 96 (7.57%) Systems Engineer
7 88 (6.94%) 2nd Line Support
8 82 (6.47%) Technical Engineer
9 80 (6.31%) Technical Support
10 75 (5.91%) 3rd Line Support
11 66 (5.21%) Consultant
12 65 (5.13%) IT Support
13 64 (5.05%) Technical Support Engineer
14 60 (4.73%) Support Analyst
15 47 (3.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 45 (3.55%) Developer
17 44 (3.47%) Server Engineer
18 42 (3.31%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
19 41 (3.23%) IT Support Engineer
20 35 (2.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (5.76%) .NET
2 49 (3.86%) Web Services
2 49 (3.86%) HTML
3 38 (3.00%) ASP.NET
4 31 (2.44%) CSS
5 30 (2.37%) .NET Framework
6 28 (2.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (1.74%) ASP.NET Web API
8 19 (1.50%) Application Packaging
9 18 (1.42%) jQuery
10 17 (1.34%) HTML5
10 17 (1.34%) WCF
11 13 (1.03%) KnockoutJS
12 11 (0.87%) AngularJS
12 11 (0.87%) REST
12 11 (0.87%) Entity Framework
12 11 (0.87%) MAPI
12 11 (0.87%) MSMQ
13 9 (0.71%) RESTful
13 9 (0.71%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 169 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 88 (6.94%) Clustering
3 55 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (3.31%) Replication
5 38 (3.00%) Thin Client
5 38 (3.00%) Fat Client
6 30 (2.37%) Blackberry
7 25 (1.97%) Video Conferencing
8 24 (1.89%) EqualLogic
9 19 (1.50%) Client/Server
10 18 (1.42%) PKI
11 16 (1.26%) Derivative
12 15 (1.18%) iPhone
12 15 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
13 12 (0.95%) PDA
13 12 (0.95%) Computer Science
14 11 (0.87%) Management Information System
15 10 (0.79%) Public Cloud
16 9 (0.71%) User Experience
16 9 (0.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1268 (100.00%) Windows
2 956 (75.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 455 (35.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 293 (23.11%) Windows 7
5 221 (17.43%) Windows 8
6 195 (15.38%) Linux
7 154 (12.15%) Windows XP
8 66 (5.21%) UNIX
9 51 (4.02%) Windows Vista
9 51 (4.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 44 (3.47%) Android
11 26 (2.05%) CentOS
12 24 (1.89%) Windows 2000
13 23 (1.81%) Windows 2000 Server
14 17 (1.34%) Ubuntu
15 16 (1.26%) Mac OS X
15 16 (1.26%) Oracle Linux
16 12 (0.95%) Solaris
17 10 (0.79%) Mac OS
18 8 (0.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (22.40%) ITIL
2 93 (7.33%) Migration
3 83 (6.55%) Project Management
4 63 (4.97%) Service Delivery
4 63 (4.97%) Change Management
5 59 (4.65%) CRM
6 58 (4.57%) Load Balancing
7 55 (4.34%) Configuration Management
8 54 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
9 52 (4.10%) Incident Management
10 50 (3.94%) Server Building
11 49 (3.86%) Patch Management
11 49 (3.86%) Agile Software Development
11 49 (3.86%) Performance Monitoring
12 48 (3.79%) Disaster Recovery
13 43 (3.39%) Performance Tuning
14 33 (2.60%) PRINCE2
15 32 (2.52%) Business Continuity
15 32 (2.52%) Technical Architecture
16 31 (2.44%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 311 (24.53%) SQL
2 203 (16.01%) PowerShell
3 61 (4.81%) VBScript
4 51 (4.02%) JavaScript
5 49 (3.86%) Perl
5 49 (3.86%) C#
6 38 (3.00%) Shell Script
7 33 (2.60%) Bash Shell
8 26 (2.05%) Python
8 26 (2.05%) T-SQL
9 23 (1.81%) VB
10 20 (1.58%) Java
11 9 (0.71%) VB.NET
12 8 (0.63%) C
13 7 (0.55%) PHP
14 6 (0.47%) F#
15 4 (0.32%) VBA
16 3 (0.24%) Ruby
16 3 (0.24%) C++
17 2 (0.16%) AWK
Qualifications
1 304 (23.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 197 (15.54%) MCSE
3 134 (10.57%) MCITP
4 126 (9.94%) Security Cleared
5 120 (9.46%) Cisco Certification
6 117 (9.23%) MCSA
7 106 (8.36%) CCNA
8 97 (7.65%) MCP
9 87 (6.86%) SC Cleared
10 66 (5.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 64 (5.05%) Degree
12 61 (4.81%) MCTS
13 43 (3.39%) DV Cleared
14 41 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
15 36 (2.84%) CCA
16 25 (1.97%) CCNP
17 18 (1.42%) A+ Certification
18 17 (1.34%) RHCE
19 16 (1.26%) RHCSA
20 14 (1.10%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (9.86%) SLA
2 32 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (0.87%) QA
5 8 (0.63%) ISO 9000
6 7 (0.55%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.47%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.47%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.16%) FISMA
8 2 (0.16%) HIPAA
System Software
1 756 (59.62%) Active Directory
2 398 (31.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 318 (25.08%) Hyper-V
4 140 (11.04%) XenApp
5 130 (10.25%) vSphere
6 111 (8.75%) VMware ESX
7 61 (4.81%) VMware ESXi
8 46 (3.63%) XenDesktop
9 43 (3.39%) Microsoft App-V
10 33 (2.60%) Terminal Services
11 31 (2.44%) Terminal Server
11 31 (2.44%) Forefront TMG
12 29 (2.29%) XenServer
12 29 (2.29%) ISA Server
13 26 (2.05%) UAG
14 15 (1.18%) DFS Replication
15 12 (0.95%) VMware Workstation
16 10 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 9 (0.71%) VMware Server
17 9 (0.71%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 196 (15.46%) SCCM
2 137 (10.80%) SCOM
3 84 (6.62%) Backup Exec
4 77 (6.07%) WSUS
5 29 (2.29%) Puppet
6 21 (1.66%) HP Data Protector
7 20 (1.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 19 (1.50%) NetBackup
9 17 (1.34%) SCSM
10 16 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
10 16 (1.26%) SCVMM
11 15 (1.18%) Windows Intune
11 15 (1.18%) ARCserve
12 14 (1.10%) EdgeSight
13 13 (1.03%) McAfee ePO
14 11 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
14 11 (0.87%) HP SIM
15 9 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 9 (0.71%) Nagios
16 6 (0.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 796 (62.78%) Microsoft
2 644 (50.79%) VMware
3 329 (25.95%) Cisco
4 272 (21.45%) Citrix
5 166 (13.09%) HP
6 110 (8.68%) Symantec
7 72 (5.68%) Oracle
8 70 (5.52%) Dell
9 57 (4.50%) Juniper
10 56 (4.42%) NetApp
11 45 (3.55%) Red Hat
12 42 (3.31%) McAfee
13 37 (2.92%) Apple
14 36 (2.84%) Veeam
15 35 (2.76%) 3PAR
16 34 (2.68%) IBM
17 29 (2.29%) Avaya
18 28 (2.21%) EMC
18 28 (2.21%) SolarWinds
19 27 (2.13%) Red Gate
Sussex
Search Crawley IT
Posted: 4 hours ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Energon People
Salary: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package (Bonus, Pension)
Posted: 11 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £29000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 16 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-60k Dependant on EXP
Posted: 16 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Reed Technology
Salary: £250 - £320 per day + Overtime
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + 20 days notice, Gym membership
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
St Paul's Catholic College
Salary: £23,761 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits, training, progression
Posted: 19 hours ago
East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + Company Bonus Scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 Per Annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Newton Blue
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: 2 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: 37,000 to £45,000 + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago