The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 118 233 -
Rank change year-on-year
+115 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 517 221 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.29% 1.00% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.03% 3.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 425 180 0
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -37.50%
Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6442 6373 6676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.48% 28.97% 28.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5340 5505 5820
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2012
England

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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
Berkshire +86 141 £39,500 -9.71% 14
Surrey +28 136 £35,000 -9.67% 13
Hampshire +40 84 £35,000 +1.44% 11
Oxfordshire +50 61 £33,000 +10.00% 5
Buckinghamshire +36 53 £36,500 -24.35% 4
West Sussex +13 32 £33,250 -16.87% 6
Kent -8 15 £41,250 -8.33% 5
Middlesex +12 7 £40,000 -33.33% 1
East Sussex -29 7 £40,000 +110.52% 1
Sussex +5 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 946 (100.00%) Windows
2 782 (82.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 549 (58.03%) Microsoft
4 527 (55.71%) Active Directory
5 484 (51.16%) VMware
6 428 (45.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 418 (44.19%) MS Exchange
8 327 (34.57%) MS Excel
9 313 (33.09%) Microsoft Certification
10 297 (31.40%) Exchange Server 2010
11 292 (30.87%) VMware Infrastructure
12 290 (30.66%) SQL
13 282 (29.81%) Firewall
14 277 (29.28%) SQL Server
15 262 (27.70%) Hyper-V
16 260 (27.48%) Citrix
17 240 (25.37%) MCSE
18 228 (24.10%) DNS
19 224 (23.68%) Cisco
20 218 (23.04%) SAN
21 201 (21.25%) Exchange Server 2007
22 198 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2013
23 171 (18.08%) MCITP
24 170 (17.97%) TCP/IP
25 164 (17.34%) Windows 7
26 151 (15.96%) Windows 8
27 150 (15.86%) DHCP
28 146 (15.43%) VPN
28 146 (15.43%) HP
29 143 (15.12%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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
1 418 (44.19%) MS Exchange
2 297 (31.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 201 (21.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 198 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2013
5 143 (15.12%) SharePoint
6 140 (14.80%) IIS
7 114 (12.05%) Lync
8 101 (10.68%) Exchange Server 2003
9 35 (3.70%) Apache
10 34 (3.59%) SharePoint 2013
11 32 (3.38%) SharePoint 2010
12 17 (1.80%) Tomcat
13 16 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
14 13 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 12 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2000
16 8 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
17 6 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
18 5 (0.53%) CMS
19 2 (0.21%) Moodle
19 2 (0.21%) nginx
Applications
1 327 (34.57%) MS Excel
2 99 (10.47%) MS Office
3 8 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.63%) MS Project
5 2 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.42%) Sage 200
3 4 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.32%) Epicor Vantage
5 2 (0.21%) Sage 1000
5 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 84 (8.88%) Office 365
2 72 (7.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (3.07%) IaaS
4 21 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (1.90%) SaaS
6 17 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.32%) PaaS
8 2 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 282 (29.81%) Firewall
2 228 (24.10%) DNS
3 218 (23.04%) SAN
4 170 (17.97%) TCP/IP
5 150 (15.86%) DHCP
6 146 (15.43%) VPN
7 131 (13.85%) WAN
8 128 (13.53%) LAN
9 70 (7.40%) Wireless
9 70 (7.40%) VoIP
10 43 (4.55%) VLAN
11 42 (4.44%) SSL
12 41 (4.33%) Network Security
12 41 (4.33%) Internet
13 39 (4.12%) Cisco ASA
14 38 (4.02%) Wi-Fi
15 37 (3.91%) FTP
16 34 (3.59%) NAS
17 23 (2.43%) iSCSI
18 22 (2.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 277 (29.28%) SQL Server
2 87 (9.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 76 (8.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 48 (5.07%) SQL Server 2005
5 27 (2.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (2.01%) Oracle Database
8 18 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 17 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
10 16 (1.69%) MySQL
11 9 (0.95%) SQL Server 2000
11 9 (0.95%) Relational Database
12 7 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (0.63%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.53%) DTS
15 4 (0.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 3 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
16 3 (0.32%) CorVu
16 3 (0.32%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 25 (2.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (2.01%) MSI
3 8 (0.85%) Metasploit
3 8 (0.85%) Visual Studio
4 7 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (0.63%) Eclipse
5 6 (0.63%) JUnit
6 4 (0.42%) MSBuild
7 3 (0.32%) NuGet
7 3 (0.32%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.21%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.21%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.21%) ReSharper
8 2 (0.21%) Subversion
9 1 (0.11%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.11%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.11%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.11%) JMeter
9 1 (0.11%) Hudson
General
1 45 (4.76%) Finance
2 34 (3.59%) Telecoms
3 19 (2.01%) Marketing
4 11 (1.16%) Retail
5 10 (1.06%) Manufacturing
6 8 (0.85%) Legal
7 7 (0.74%) Games
8 6 (0.63%) Billing
9 4 (0.42%) Publishing
9 4 (0.42%) Electronics
9 4 (0.42%) Back Office
9 4 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.32%) Automotive
10 3 (0.32%) German Language
11 2 (0.21%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.21%) Military
11 2 (0.21%) French Language
12 1 (0.11%) Front Office
12 1 (0.11%) Banking
12 1 (0.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 217 (22.94%) Support Engineer
2 125 (13.21%) 3rd Line Support
3 123 (13.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 118 (12.47%) Analyst
5 82 (8.67%) Support Analyst
6 79 (8.35%) Consultant
7 73 (7.72%) Administrator
8 72 (7.61%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 65 (6.87%) IT Support
10 64 (6.77%) 2nd Line Support
11 56 (5.92%) Server Engineer
12 49 (5.18%) Systems Administrator
13 40 (4.23%) IT Support Engineer
14 38 (4.02%) Technical Consultant
15 37 (3.91%) Technical Support
16 34 (3.59%) Team Leader
17 31 (3.28%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
18 27 (2.85%) Senior Analyst
19 26 (2.75%) Microsoft Consultant
19 26 (2.75%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (3.17%) .NET
2 24 (2.54%) Web Services
3 20 (2.11%) ASP.NET
4 15 (1.59%) XML
5 13 (1.37%) HTML
5 13 (1.37%) WCF
6 8 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 6 (0.63%) jQuery
8 6 (0.63%) REST
8 6 (0.63%) Application Packaging
8 6 (0.63%) COM
8 6 (0.63%) CSS
8 6 (0.63%) JSP
8 6 (0.63%) SOAP
9 5 (0.53%) MSMQ
9 5 (0.53%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 4 (0.42%) HTML5
10 4 (0.42%) CSS3
10 4 (0.42%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 77 (8.14%) Clustering
2 37 (3.91%) Replication
3 27 (2.85%) Blackberry
4 25 (2.64%) Thin Client
4 25 (2.64%) Fat Client
5 17 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (1.59%) Management Information System
7 12 (1.27%) PKI
8 10 (1.06%) iPhone
9 9 (0.95%) Client/Server
9 9 (0.95%) Computer Science
9 9 (0.95%) EqualLogic
10 7 (0.74%) Online Games
11 5 (0.53%) Statistics
11 5 (0.53%) Open Source
12 4 (0.42%) CMDB
12 4 (0.42%) iPad
12 4 (0.42%) CLARiiON
12 4 (0.42%) PACS
12 4 (0.42%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 946 (100.00%) Windows
2 782 (82.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 428 (45.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 164 (17.34%) Windows 7
5 151 (15.96%) Windows 8
6 121 (12.79%) Windows XP
7 118 (12.47%) Linux
8 48 (5.07%) Windows Vista
9 35 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 28 (2.96%) UNIX
11 21 (2.22%) CentOS
12 17 (1.80%) Android
13 14 (1.48%) Ubuntu
14 11 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
15 9 (0.95%) Mac OS X
15 9 (0.95%) Windows Phone
16 8 (0.85%) Debian
17 7 (0.74%) Mac OS
18 6 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
19 5 (0.53%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (15.01%) ITIL
2 52 (5.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 46 (4.86%) Project Management
4 40 (4.23%) Change Management
5 35 (3.70%) Migration
6 34 (3.59%) Problem Management
6 34 (3.59%) Service Delivery
7 31 (3.28%) Configuration Management
8 27 (2.85%) Change Control
9 24 (2.54%) PRINCE2
10 23 (2.43%) Load Balancing
11 18 (1.90%) Capacity Planning
11 18 (1.90%) CRM
12 15 (1.59%) Time Management
12 15 (1.59%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (1.48%) Mobile Device Management
13 14 (1.48%) Project Planning
14 13 (1.37%) Workflow
14 13 (1.37%) Network Management
15 12 (1.27%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 290 (30.66%) SQL
2 74 (7.82%) PowerShell
3 52 (5.50%) T-SQL
4 22 (2.33%) VB
5 21 (2.22%) VBScript
6 20 (2.11%) C#
7 17 (1.80%) JavaScript
8 16 (1.69%) PL/SQL
8 16 (1.69%) Python
9 12 (1.27%) Perl
9 12 (1.27%) PHP
10 11 (1.16%) Java
10 11 (1.16%) Bash Shell
11 10 (1.06%) Ruby
11 10 (1.06%) VB.NET
12 9 (0.95%) C
13 6 (0.63%) XQuery
14 4 (0.42%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.21%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 313 (33.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 240 (25.37%) MCSE
3 171 (18.08%) MCITP
4 139 (14.69%) MCSA
5 103 (10.89%) Cisco Certification
6 94 (9.94%) CCNA
7 84 (8.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 80 (8.46%) MCTS
9 61 (6.45%) MCP
9 61 (6.45%) Security Cleared
10 56 (5.92%) Degree
11 46 (4.86%) CCNP
12 44 (4.65%) SC Cleared
13 30 (3.17%) Citrix Certification
14 26 (2.75%) CCA
15 14 (1.48%) CEH
16 13 (1.37%) VCAP
17 9 (0.95%) CISSP
17 9 (0.95%) DV Cleared
18 8 (0.85%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (8.14%) SLA
2 25 (2.64%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (1.06%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.95%) QA
7 8 (0.85%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.21%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 527 (55.71%) Active Directory
2 292 (30.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 262 (27.70%) Hyper-V
4 57 (6.03%) XenApp
5 53 (5.60%) vSphere
6 47 (4.97%) VMware ESX
7 35 (3.70%) XenServer
8 33 (3.49%) XenDesktop
9 29 (3.07%) UAG
10 27 (2.85%) VMware ESXi
11 21 (2.22%) Terminal Server
12 19 (2.01%) Forefront TMG
13 16 (1.69%) VMware Server
14 14 (1.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 13 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
16 12 (1.27%) Terminal Services
17 11 (1.16%) ISA Server
18 10 (1.06%) Xen
18 10 (1.06%) Nmap
19 8 (0.85%) Snort
Systems Management
1 121 (12.79%) SCCM
2 82 (8.67%) Backup Exec
3 52 (5.50%) SCOM
4 45 (4.76%) WSUS
5 41 (4.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 21 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 21 (2.22%) NetBackup
7 19 (2.01%) SCVMM
8 12 (1.27%) Foglight
9 10 (1.06%) SolarWinds Orion
10 9 (0.95%) HP SIM
10 9 (0.95%) Puppet
10 9 (0.95%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 8 (0.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 8 (0.85%) Nessus
11 8 (0.85%) Legato
12 7 (0.74%) HP Data Protector
12 7 (0.74%) SCDPM
13 5 (0.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 5 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 549 (58.03%) Microsoft
2 484 (51.16%) VMware
3 260 (27.48%) Citrix
4 224 (23.68%) Cisco
5 146 (15.43%) HP
6 111 (11.73%) Symantec
7 87 (9.20%) Juniper
8 72 (7.61%) Veeam
9 63 (6.66%) Apple
10 62 (6.55%) Oracle
11 61 (6.45%) EMC
12 52 (5.50%) Dell
13 45 (4.76%) Red Hat
14 42 (4.44%) Meru Networks
15 28 (2.96%) SolarWinds
16 27 (2.85%) NetApp
17 25 (2.64%) CommVault
18 17 (1.80%) F5
19 15 (1.59%) IBM
19 15 (1.59%) CheckPoint
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