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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 114 171 352
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +181
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 553 349 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.58% 1.52% 0.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.96% 5.61% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 493 301 74
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £24,600 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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
6170 6223 6444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.84% 27.04% 28.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5179 5125 5457
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,207 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +37 140 £35,500 +1.42% 12
Surrey +59 114 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Berkshire +14 114 £40,000 +11.11% 17
Buckinghamshire +21 54 £40,000 +14.28% 3
West Sussex +26 46 £37,500 +27.11% 10
East Sussex +13 35 £44,500 +106.97% 3
Kent +22 25 £31,000 -31.11% 1
Oxfordshire 0 23 £35,000 -5.40% 4
Sussex - 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 1133 (100.00%) Windows
2 904 (79.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 719 (63.46%) Microsoft
4 692 (61.08%) Active Directory
5 621 (54.81%) VMware
6 497 (43.87%) MS Exchange
7 451 (39.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 411 (36.28%) VMware Infrastructure
9 370 (32.66%) Firewall
10 353 (31.16%) MS Excel
11 321 (28.33%) Exchange Server 2010
12 298 (26.30%) SQL
13 296 (26.13%) Microsoft Certification
14 292 (25.77%) Citrix
15 288 (25.42%) Hyper-V
16 281 (24.80%) DNS
17 268 (23.65%) Cisco
18 256 (22.59%) SAN
19 236 (20.83%) Windows 7
20 235 (20.74%) MCSE
21 234 (20.65%) SQL Server
21 234 (20.65%) TCP/IP
22 227 (20.04%) ITIL
23 214 (18.89%) LAN
24 211 (18.62%) WAN
25 193 (17.03%) Exchange Server 2013
26 188 (16.59%) Windows 8
27 187 (16.50%) DHCP
28 179 (15.80%) Linux
29 171 (15.09%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (43.87%) MS Exchange
2 321 (28.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 193 (17.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 167 (14.74%) IIS
5 147 (12.97%) Exchange Server 2007
6 140 (12.36%) SharePoint
7 134 (11.83%) Lync
8 83 (7.33%) Exchange Server 2003
9 39 (3.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 28 (2.47%) Apache
11 15 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
11 15 (1.32%) SAS
12 14 (1.24%) SharePoint Server
13 12 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
14 10 (0.88%) Lotus Domino
15 7 (0.62%) Tomcat
16 6 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
16 6 (0.53%) NServiceBus
17 5 (0.44%) WebSphere
17 5 (0.44%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 353 (31.16%) MS Excel
2 161 (14.21%) MS Office
3 9 (0.79%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.26%) MS Project
5 2 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.088%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 18 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.53%) SalesLogix
4 4 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.35%) GoldMine
5 3 (0.26%) Epicor Vantage
6 2 (0.18%) BPCS
7 1 (0.088%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.088%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.088%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.088%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 128 (11.30%) Office 365
2 82 (7.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (2.47%) IaaS
4 11 (0.97%) SaaS
5 9 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (0.53%) PaaS
7 1 (0.088%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.088%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 370 (32.66%) Firewall
2 281 (24.80%) DNS
3 256 (22.59%) SAN
4 234 (20.65%) TCP/IP
5 214 (18.89%) LAN
6 211 (18.62%) WAN
7 187 (16.50%) DHCP
8 105 (9.27%) VPN
9 72 (6.35%) VLAN
10 64 (5.65%) SSL
11 62 (5.47%) Internet
12 60 (5.30%) VoIP
13 53 (4.68%) iSCSI
14 44 (3.88%) Network Security
15 36 (3.18%) Wireless
16 35 (3.09%) SMTP
17 33 (2.91%) NAS
18 25 (2.21%) MPLS
19 22 (1.94%) NetScaler
20 21 (1.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (20.65%) SQL Server
2 66 (5.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 48 (4.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 41 (3.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 23 (2.03%) MySQL
6 18 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (1.24%) Relational Database
9 13 (1.15%) Oracle Database
10 10 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
12 7 (0.62%) Redis
13 6 (0.53%) Event Store
13 6 (0.53%) Couchbase
13 6 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (0.53%) CouchDB
13 6 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (0.53%) NoSQL
13 6 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 29 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (1.41%) Visual Studio
3 10 (0.88%) ReSharper
4 6 (0.53%) JSUnit
4 6 (0.53%) TeamCity
4 6 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (0.44%) NCrunch
5 5 (0.44%) LINQPad
6 2 (0.18%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.18%) Selenium
6 2 (0.18%) Metasploit
6 2 (0.18%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.18%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.18%) MSI
6 2 (0.18%) JMeter
6 2 (0.18%) Subversion
6 2 (0.18%) StarTeam
7 1 (0.088%) JIRA
7 1 (0.088%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.088%) Git (software)
General
1 55 (4.85%) Finance
2 17 (1.50%) Retail
2 17 (1.50%) Telecoms
3 15 (1.32%) Manufacturing
4 13 (1.15%) Back Office
4 13 (1.15%) Marketing
5 8 (0.71%) Banking
6 7 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (0.62%) Automotive
7 6 (0.53%) Publishing
8 4 (0.35%) Electronics
9 3 (0.26%) Law
9 3 (0.26%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.26%) Games
9 3 (0.26%) Military
9 3 (0.26%) Advertising
9 3 (0.26%) German Language
10 2 (0.18%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.18%) French Language
10 2 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 234 (20.65%) Support Engineer
2 184 (16.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 105 (9.27%) Analyst
4 104 (9.18%) Administrator
5 87 (7.68%) Systems Administrator
6 84 (7.41%) Technical Support
7 82 (7.24%) Consultant
8 69 (6.09%) Technical Engineer
9 67 (5.91%) Systems Engineer
9 67 (5.91%) 3rd Line Support
10 66 (5.83%) 2nd Line Support
11 62 (5.47%) Support Analyst
12 56 (4.94%) Server Engineer
13 54 (4.77%) Technical Support Engineer
14 40 (3.53%) Developer
15 39 (3.44%) IT Support
16 38 (3.35%) Architect
17 36 (3.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
18 34 (3.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
19 32 (2.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (5.65%) .NET
2 42 (3.71%) HTML
3 37 (3.27%) ASP.NET
4 35 (3.09%) Web Services
5 32 (2.82%) CSS
6 21 (1.85%) .NET Framework
7 16 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (1.32%) HTML5
8 15 (1.32%) XML
9 14 (1.24%) WCF
10 13 (1.15%) MAPI
11 12 (1.06%) jQuery
11 12 (1.06%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (0.88%) REST
13 8 (0.71%) CSS3
14 7 (0.62%) Application Packaging
14 7 (0.62%) SOAP
15 6 (0.53%) COM
15 6 (0.53%) Middleware
15 6 (0.53%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 77 (6.80%) Clustering
2 69 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (3.18%) Thin Client
3 36 (3.18%) Fat Client
4 30 (2.65%) Blackberry
5 28 (2.47%) Management Information System
5 28 (2.47%) iPhone
6 23 (2.03%) Replication
7 22 (1.94%) Client/Server
8 20 (1.77%) Open Source
9 18 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
9 18 (1.59%) Public Cloud
10 16 (1.41%) Derivative
11 15 (1.32%) PKI
12 13 (1.15%) PDA
12 13 (1.15%) EqualLogic
12 13 (1.15%) iPad
13 11 (0.97%) Computer Science
14 8 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
14 8 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1133 (100.00%) Windows
2 904 (79.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 451 (39.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 236 (20.83%) Windows 7
5 188 (16.59%) Windows 8
6 179 (15.80%) Linux
7 154 (13.59%) Windows XP
8 62 (5.47%) UNIX
9 60 (5.30%) Windows Vista
10 44 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 40 (3.53%) Windows 2000 Server
12 36 (3.18%) CentOS
13 26 (2.29%) Android
14 22 (1.94%) Windows 2000
15 16 (1.41%) Oracle Linux
16 14 (1.24%) Mac OS X
16 14 (1.24%) Solaris
17 12 (1.06%) Ubuntu
18 10 (0.88%) AIX
19 8 (0.71%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (20.04%) ITIL
2 73 (6.44%) Service Delivery
3 69 (6.09%) CRM
4 68 (6.00%) Project Management
5 61 (5.38%) Migration
6 55 (4.85%) Change Management
7 45 (3.97%) Problem Management
8 44 (3.88%) Load Balancing
9 43 (3.80%) Disaster Recovery
10 41 (3.62%) Performance Monitoring
10 41 (3.62%) Mentoring
11 39 (3.44%) Agile Software Development
12 38 (3.35%) Root Cause Analysis
13 37 (3.27%) Incident Management
14 33 (2.91%) Technical Architecture
15 31 (2.74%) Security Management
16 26 (2.29%) Performance Tuning
17 25 (2.21%) Infrastructure Management
17 25 (2.21%) Capacity Management
18 23 (2.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 298 (26.30%) SQL
2 118 (10.41%) PowerShell
3 38 (3.35%) C#
4 35 (3.09%) Perl
5 33 (2.91%) JavaScript
5 33 (2.91%) T-SQL
5 33 (2.91%) VBScript
6 31 (2.74%) Bash Shell
7 24 (2.12%) Java
8 22 (1.94%) Python
9 18 (1.59%) VB
10 16 (1.41%) Shell Script
11 14 (1.24%) PHP
12 5 (0.44%) VBA
12 5 (0.44%) C++
13 4 (0.35%) Ruby
14 3 (0.26%) C
15 2 (0.18%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.18%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.088%) AWK
Qualifications
1 296 (26.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 235 (20.74%) MCSE
3 121 (10.68%) Security Cleared
4 117 (10.33%) MCITP
5 104 (9.18%) SC Cleared
6 100 (8.83%) MCSA
7 95 (8.38%) Cisco Certification
8 81 (7.15%) CCNA
9 70 (6.18%) MCP
10 64 (5.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 61 (5.38%) Citrix Certification
12 58 (5.12%) CCA
13 55 (4.85%) DV Cleared
14 53 (4.68%) Degree
15 51 (4.50%) MCTS
16 21 (1.85%) CCNP
17 17 (1.50%) RHCE
18 16 (1.41%) RHCSA
19 14 (1.24%) NCDA
19 14 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (6.00%) SLA
2 32 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (1.06%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.62%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.26%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.18%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.18%) FISMA
7 2 (0.18%) QA
System Software
1 692 (61.08%) Active Directory
2 411 (36.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 288 (25.42%) Hyper-V
4 164 (14.47%) XenApp
5 125 (11.03%) vSphere
6 121 (10.68%) VMware ESX
7 54 (4.77%) XenDesktop
8 43 (3.80%) VMware ESXi
9 42 (3.71%) Terminal Services
10 34 (3.00%) ISA Server
11 30 (2.65%) Microsoft App-V
12 29 (2.56%) Terminal Server
13 27 (2.38%) XenServer
14 21 (1.85%) Forefront TMG
15 11 (0.97%) VMware Workstation
16 10 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 9 (0.79%) VMware Server
18 7 (0.62%) Xen
18 7 (0.62%) Firmware
18 7 (0.62%) UAG
Systems Management
1 168 (14.83%) SCCM
2 114 (10.06%) SCOM
3 81 (7.15%) Backup Exec
4 71 (6.27%) WSUS
5 43 (3.80%) NetBackup
6 31 (2.74%) SCVMM
7 29 (2.56%) Windows Intune
7 29 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
8 28 (2.47%) HP Data Protector
9 26 (2.29%) Puppet
10 17 (1.50%) Nagios
11 16 (1.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 16 (1.41%) EdgeSight
12 14 (1.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 14 (1.24%) SCDPM
12 14 (1.24%) McAfee ePO
13 12 (1.06%) HP SIM
14 10 (0.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 10 (0.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 9 (0.79%) SCSM
Vendors
1 719 (63.46%) Microsoft
2 621 (54.81%) VMware
3 292 (25.77%) Citrix
4 268 (23.65%) Cisco
5 171 (15.09%) HP
6 107 (9.44%) Symantec
7 59 (5.21%) Dell
8 56 (4.94%) McAfee
9 55 (4.85%) Red Hat
10 52 (4.59%) Oracle
11 47 (4.15%) Juniper
12 42 (3.71%) NetApp
13 40 (3.53%) CommVault
14 37 (3.27%) Veeam
15 35 (3.09%) Apple
16 34 (3.00%) IBM
17 30 (2.65%) EMC
18 29 (2.56%) Avaya
18 29 (2.56%) SonicWALL
19 28 (2.47%) Remedy
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 12 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + 20 days notice, Gym membership
Posted: 20 hours ago
Haywards Heath, Sussex
Ortolan group
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum to £55,000 plus 15% variable + excel
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Hays IT
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: Neg
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £13,000 to £15,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-65 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago