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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 104 176 378
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +202
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 574 300 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.77% 1.48% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.31% 5.29% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 513 245 57
Average salary £38,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £23,600 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.36% -14.11%
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
6166 5674 6467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.75% 28.06% 29.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5074 4703 5728
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +54 149 £36,000 +10.76% 21
Surrey +33 109 £37,500 -21.05% 4
Berkshire +16 100 £40,000 -5.88% 15
Buckinghamshire +33 52 £37,875 +61.17% 4
East Sussex +24 46 £42,500 +112.50% 6
West Sussex +19 41 £37,000 -1.33% 5
Oxfordshire +12 37 £31,250 -29.37% 4
Kent +22 33 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Middlesex -2 3 £26,000 -40.57%
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1211 (100.00%) Windows
2 992 (81.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 749 (61.85%) Microsoft
4 712 (58.79%) Active Directory
5 668 (55.16%) VMware
6 508 (41.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 497 (41.04%) MS Exchange
8 429 (35.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 380 (31.38%) MS Excel
10 358 (29.56%) Firewall
11 345 (28.49%) Microsoft Certification
12 329 (27.17%) Exchange Server 2010
13 326 (26.92%) SQL
14 323 (26.67%) Citrix
15 303 (25.02%) Hyper-V
16 293 (24.19%) DNS
17 287 (23.70%) SQL Server
18 282 (23.29%) MCSE
19 262 (21.64%) Windows 7
20 248 (20.48%) SAN
21 242 (19.98%) Exchange Server 2013
22 238 (19.65%) Cisco
23 231 (19.08%) TCP/IP
24 210 (17.34%) Windows 8
25 207 (17.09%) ITIL
26 205 (16.93%) WAN
27 194 (16.02%) Linux
28 191 (15.77%) MS Office
28 191 (15.77%) Exchange Server 2007
29 189 (15.61%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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
1 497 (41.04%) MS Exchange
2 329 (27.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 242 (19.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 191 (15.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 169 (13.96%) IIS
6 140 (11.56%) SharePoint
7 107 (8.84%) Lync
8 105 (8.67%) Exchange Server 2003
9 55 (4.54%) Apache
10 38 (3.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 28 (2.31%) SharePoint Server
12 16 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
12 16 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2000
13 12 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
14 11 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
15 10 (0.83%) SAS
16 9 (0.74%) WebSphere
16 9 (0.74%) ArcGIS
17 8 (0.66%) CMS
17 8 (0.66%) Tomcat
Applications
1 380 (31.38%) MS Excel
2 191 (15.77%) MS Office
3 6 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.25%) MS Project
5 2 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.083%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 21 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.07%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.50%) SalesLogix
4 4 (0.33%) GoldMine
5 3 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.17%) Cognos Controller
6 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.17%) BPCS
6 2 (0.17%) Epicor Vantage
7 1 (0.083%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.083%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 120 (9.91%) Office 365
2 71 (5.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (2.48%) IaaS
4 22 (1.82%) SaaS
5 18 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.33%) PaaS
6 4 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.17%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 358 (29.56%) Firewall
2 293 (24.19%) DNS
3 248 (20.48%) SAN
4 231 (19.08%) TCP/IP
5 205 (16.93%) WAN
6 189 (15.61%) LAN
7 187 (15.44%) DHCP
8 127 (10.49%) VPN
9 82 (6.77%) VLAN
10 73 (6.03%) SSL
11 60 (4.95%) Internet
12 56 (4.62%) Wireless
13 54 (4.46%) VoIP
14 51 (4.21%) iSCSI
15 39 (3.22%) NAS
16 34 (2.81%) SMTP
17 33 (2.73%) Network Security
18 25 (2.06%) Fibre Channel
19 24 (1.98%) MPLS
19 24 (1.98%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 287 (23.70%) SQL Server
2 82 (6.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 72 (5.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 55 (4.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 29 (2.39%) Relational Database
6 28 (2.31%) MySQL
7 24 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (1.16%) RDBMS
10 12 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
11 10 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (0.74%) Oracle Database
13 7 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
16 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 3 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
17 2 (0.17%) CorVu
Development Applications
1 51 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (1.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 9 (0.74%) MSI
4 6 (0.50%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (0.33%) Ant
6 4 (0.33%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.17%) JMeter
7 2 (0.17%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.17%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.17%) Selenium
7 2 (0.17%) StarTeam
7 2 (0.17%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.17%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.083%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.083%) WinDbg
8 1 (0.083%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.083%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.083%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.083%) Subversion
General
1 60 (4.95%) Finance
2 16 (1.32%) Marketing
3 13 (1.07%) Telecoms
4 10 (0.83%) Manufacturing
4 10 (0.83%) Retail
5 7 (0.58%) Banking
6 6 (0.50%) Automotive
7 5 (0.41%) German Language
7 5 (0.41%) Publishing
8 4 (0.33%) Electronics
8 4 (0.33%) Military
8 4 (0.33%) Spanish Language
8 4 (0.33%) French Language
9 2 (0.17%) Games
9 2 (0.17%) Law
9 2 (0.17%) Advertising
9 2 (0.17%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.17%) Billing
9 2 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.083%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 280 (23.12%) Support Engineer
2 184 (15.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 146 (12.06%) Analyst
4 99 (8.18%) Administrator
5 98 (8.09%) Consultant
6 97 (8.01%) Support Analyst
7 81 (6.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 81 (6.69%) Systems Administrator
8 77 (6.36%) 2nd Line Support
9 69 (5.70%) Technical Support
10 55 (4.54%) IT Support
11 53 (4.38%) Technical Engineer
12 52 (4.29%) Server Engineer
13 48 (3.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 44 (3.63%) Developer
14 44 (3.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 43 (3.55%) Systems Engineer
15 43 (3.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 39 (3.22%) Architect
17 34 (2.81%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (6.03%) .NET
2 56 (4.62%) ASP.NET
3 43 (3.55%) Web Services
4 41 (3.39%) HTML
5 31 (2.56%) CSS
6 25 (2.06%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (1.90%) WCF
8 18 (1.49%) jQuery
9 17 (1.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 16 (1.32%) SOAP
11 13 (1.07%) .NET Framework
11 13 (1.07%) REST
12 12 (0.99%) XML
13 8 (0.66%) MAPI
13 8 (0.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (0.58%) HTML5
14 7 (0.58%) CSS3
14 7 (0.58%) Ajax
15 6 (0.50%) COM
16 5 (0.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 97 (8.01%) Clustering
2 65 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (4.05%) Blackberry
4 43 (3.55%) Management Information System
5 39 (3.22%) Thin Client
5 39 (3.22%) Fat Client
6 24 (1.98%) iPhone
7 21 (1.73%) Video Conferencing
8 19 (1.57%) Replication
9 17 (1.40%) Open Source
10 15 (1.24%) Computer Science
11 14 (1.16%) PKI
11 14 (1.16%) iPad
12 13 (1.07%) Derivative
12 13 (1.07%) Client/Server
13 12 (0.99%) N-Tier
13 12 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
14 8 (0.66%) PDA
14 8 (0.66%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1211 (100.00%) Windows
2 992 (81.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 508 (41.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 262 (21.64%) Windows 7
5 210 (17.34%) Windows 8
6 194 (16.02%) Linux
7 158 (13.05%) Windows XP
8 71 (5.86%) Windows Vista
9 64 (5.28%) UNIX
10 49 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 42 (3.47%) Windows 2000 Server
12 35 (2.89%) CentOS
13 25 (2.06%) Android
13 25 (2.06%) Ubuntu
14 20 (1.65%) SUSE
14 20 (1.65%) Debian
15 18 (1.49%) Solaris
16 17 (1.40%) AIX
17 14 (1.16%) Windows 2000
18 13 (1.07%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (17.09%) ITIL
2 85 (7.02%) Service Delivery
3 67 (5.53%) CRM
4 64 (5.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 55 (4.54%) Change Management
6 48 (3.96%) Migration
7 47 (3.88%) Project Management
8 44 (3.63%) Problem Management
8 44 (3.63%) Mentoring
9 40 (3.30%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (2.81%) Kalman Filter
10 34 (2.81%) Root Cause Analysis
10 34 (2.81%) Data Analysis
11 30 (2.48%) Incident Management
11 30 (2.48%) Load Balancing
11 30 (2.48%) Performance Monitoring
12 29 (2.39%) Network Design
12 29 (2.39%) MVC
12 29 (2.39%) Configuration Management
13 28 (2.31%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 326 (26.92%) SQL
2 108 (8.92%) PowerShell
3 53 (4.38%) T-SQL
4 48 (3.96%) C#
5 32 (2.64%) VBScript
6 31 (2.56%) JavaScript
7 24 (1.98%) Bash Shell
8 23 (1.90%) Perl
9 21 (1.73%) VB
10 20 (1.65%) Java
11 19 (1.57%) Shell Script
11 19 (1.57%) Python
12 17 (1.40%) VB.NET
13 15 (1.24%) PHP
14 7 (0.58%) C
15 5 (0.41%) VBA
15 5 (0.41%) C++
16 4 (0.33%) Ruby
17 2 (0.17%) PL/SQL
18 1 (0.083%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 345 (28.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 282 (23.29%) MCSE
3 135 (11.15%) MCITP
4 126 (10.40%) Security Cleared
5 119 (9.83%) MCSA
6 118 (9.74%) SC Cleared
7 107 (8.84%) Cisco Certification
8 95 (7.84%) CCNA
9 94 (7.76%) MCP
9 94 (7.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 71 (5.86%) MCTS
11 66 (5.45%) Degree
12 56 (4.62%) Citrix Certification
12 56 (4.62%) DV Cleared
13 55 (4.54%) CCA
14 27 (2.23%) CCNP
15 21 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
16 13 (1.07%) RHCSA
16 13 (1.07%) RHCE
17 10 (0.83%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (7.27%) SLA
2 20 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (1.16%) ISO 9001
4 11 (0.91%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.17%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.17%) QA
7 1 (0.083%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 712 (58.79%) Active Directory
2 429 (35.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 303 (25.02%) Hyper-V
4 168 (13.87%) XenApp
5 126 (10.40%) vSphere
6 109 (9.00%) VMware ESX
7 55 (4.54%) Terminal Services
8 52 (4.29%) XenDesktop
9 30 (2.48%) VMware ESXi
10 28 (2.31%) Terminal Server
11 26 (2.15%) Microsoft App-V
12 24 (1.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 22 (1.82%) ISA Server
14 17 (1.40%) XenServer
15 14 (1.16%) Forefront TMG
16 12 (0.99%) VMware Server
17 10 (0.83%) Firmware
18 8 (0.66%) VMware Workstation
19 6 (0.50%) Xen
19 6 (0.50%) UAG
Systems Management
1 168 (13.87%) SCCM
2 107 (8.84%) SCOM
3 83 (6.85%) Backup Exec
4 54 (4.46%) SCVMM
5 50 (4.13%) WSUS
6 47 (3.88%) Norton AntiVirus
7 43 (3.55%) NetBackup
8 27 (2.23%) Nagios
9 26 (2.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 26 (2.15%) Windows Intune
10 19 (1.57%) SCDPM
11 16 (1.32%) HP Data Protector
12 15 (1.24%) Red Hat Satellite
13 14 (1.16%) Puppet
14 12 (0.99%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 12 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
15 11 (0.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 10 (0.83%) EdgeSight
17 9 (0.74%) SCSM
18 8 (0.66%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 749 (61.85%) Microsoft
2 668 (55.16%) VMware
3 323 (26.67%) Citrix
4 238 (19.65%) Cisco
5 189 (15.61%) HP
6 108 (8.92%) Symantec
7 80 (6.61%) Dell
8 71 (5.86%) Red Hat
9 60 (4.95%) Oracle
10 49 (4.05%) McAfee
11 44 (3.63%) Juniper
11 44 (3.63%) Veeam
12 43 (3.55%) IBM
13 42 (3.47%) NetApp
14 41 (3.39%) EMC
15 39 (3.22%) Apple
16 32 (2.64%) SolarWinds
17 27 (2.23%) Avaya
18 25 (2.06%) Remedy
19 24 (1.98%) SonicWALL
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £57000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Hudson IT
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £27790.00 - £30800.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 18-30K NEG
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 Per Day Ltd Co basis
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Herne Bay, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
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Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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