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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 103 181 359
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +178
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 576 291 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.79% 1.39% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.46% 5.15% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 523 244 64
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -17.64%
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
6086 5654 6322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.46% 26.91% 29.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5096 4622 5436
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +63 161 £35,250 -6.00% 9
Surrey +65 104 £37,500 -21.05% 11
Berkshire +18 102 £40,000 -1.23% 11
Buckinghamshire +21 53 £41,250 +26.92% 7
East Sussex +19 46 £43,500 +117.50% 7
West Sussex +25 42 £40,000 +37.93% 5
Oxfordshire +12 34 £35,000 -5.40% 7
Kent +34 30 £37,500 -9.63% 4
Middlesex -5 3 £26,000 -32.90% 3
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 1204 (100.00%) Windows
2 972 (80.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 744 (61.79%) Microsoft
4 712 (59.14%) Active Directory
5 659 (54.73%) VMware
6 503 (41.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 498 (41.36%) MS Exchange
8 415 (34.47%) VMware Infrastructure
9 378 (31.40%) Firewall
10 369 (30.65%) MS Excel
11 320 (26.58%) SQL
12 319 (26.50%) Citrix
13 316 (26.25%) Microsoft Certification
14 312 (25.91%) Exchange Server 2010
15 296 (24.58%) Hyper-V
16 286 (23.75%) DNS
17 267 (22.18%) SAN
18 265 (22.01%) MCSE
19 264 (21.93%) Cisco
20 258 (21.43%) SQL Server
21 252 (20.93%) Windows 7
22 228 (18.94%) TCP/IP
23 223 (18.52%) WAN
24 220 (18.27%) ITIL
24 220 (18.27%) Exchange Server 2013
25 208 (17.28%) LAN
26 207 (17.19%) Windows 8
27 194 (16.11%) Linux
28 191 (15.86%) DHCP
29 188 (15.61%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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
1 498 (41.36%) MS Exchange
2 312 (25.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 220 (18.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 170 (14.12%) IIS
5 167 (13.87%) Exchange Server 2007
6 139 (11.54%) SharePoint
7 116 (9.63%) Lync
8 103 (8.55%) Exchange Server 2003
9 43 (3.57%) Apache
10 42 (3.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 18 (1.50%) SharePoint Server
12 15 (1.25%) SAS
13 14 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
14 13 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2000
15 11 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
16 8 (0.66%) CMS
16 8 (0.66%) Lotus Domino
17 7 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
18 6 (0.50%) ArcGIS
18 6 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 369 (30.65%) MS Excel
2 175 (14.53%) MS Office
3 9 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.25%) MS Project
5 2 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.083%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 18 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.50%) SalesLogix
4 4 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.33%) GoldMine
5 2 (0.17%) Epicor Vantage
5 2 (0.17%) BPCS
5 2 (0.17%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.083%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.083%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.083%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.083%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 119 (9.88%) Office 365
2 83 (6.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (2.49%) IaaS
4 13 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (1.08%) SaaS
5 6 (0.50%) PaaS
6 1 (0.083%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 378 (31.40%) Firewall
2 286 (23.75%) DNS
3 267 (22.18%) SAN
4 228 (18.94%) TCP/IP
5 223 (18.52%) WAN
6 208 (17.28%) LAN
7 191 (15.86%) DHCP
8 121 (10.05%) VPN
9 85 (7.06%) VLAN
10 73 (6.06%) SSL
11 68 (5.65%) Internet
12 63 (5.23%) VoIP
13 54 (4.49%) iSCSI
14 43 (3.57%) Wireless
15 39 (3.24%) Network Security
16 34 (2.82%) SMTP
17 30 (2.49%) NAS
18 27 (2.24%) Fibre Channel
19 24 (1.99%) MPLS
20 22 (1.83%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 258 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 78 (6.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 67 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 54 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 27 (2.24%) MySQL
6 22 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (1.50%) Relational Database
8 16 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (1.00%) Oracle Database
10 11 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
11 10 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (0.25%) Redis
15 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 3 (0.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 38 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (0.83%) Visual Studio
3 6 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (0.33%) ReSharper
5 3 (0.25%) LINQPad
5 3 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.17%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.17%) JMeter
6 2 (0.17%) Subversion
6 2 (0.17%) StarTeam
6 2 (0.17%) Selenium
6 2 (0.17%) Metasploit
6 2 (0.17%) JSUnit
6 2 (0.17%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.17%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.17%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.17%) MSI
6 2 (0.17%) Ant
7 1 (0.083%) InstallShield
General
1 55 (4.57%) Finance
2 14 (1.16%) Telecoms
3 11 (0.91%) Marketing
3 11 (0.91%) Retail
4 9 (0.75%) Manufacturing
5 8 (0.66%) Banking
6 7 (0.58%) Automotive
7 5 (0.42%) Back Office
7 5 (0.42%) Publishing
7 5 (0.42%) German Language
8 4 (0.33%) Spanish Language
8 4 (0.33%) French Language
8 4 (0.33%) Electronics
9 3 (0.25%) Law
9 3 (0.25%) Games
9 3 (0.25%) Military
9 3 (0.25%) Advertising
10 2 (0.17%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.083%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 256 (21.26%) Support Engineer
2 192 (15.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 131 (10.88%) Analyst
4 110 (9.14%) Administrator
5 103 (8.55%) Consultant
6 93 (7.72%) Systems Administrator
7 81 (6.73%) Technical Support
8 78 (6.48%) Support Analyst
9 71 (5.90%) 3rd Line Support
10 68 (5.65%) 2nd Line Support
11 67 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
12 58 (4.82%) Systems Engineer
13 57 (4.73%) Server Engineer
14 49 (4.07%) IT Support
15 48 (3.99%) Technical Support Engineer
16 45 (3.74%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 43 (3.57%) Architect
18 40 (3.32%) Developer
19 38 (3.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
19 38 (3.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (5.56%) .NET
2 45 (3.74%) ASP.NET
3 44 (3.65%) HTML
4 35 (2.91%) CSS
5 31 (2.57%) Web Services
6 17 (1.41%) jQuery
7 16 (1.33%) .NET Framework
7 16 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (1.16%) WCF
9 13 (1.08%) XML
10 10 (0.83%) MAPI
10 10 (0.83%) HTML5
11 8 (0.66%) CSS3
12 7 (0.58%) Ajax
12 7 (0.58%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (0.50%) SOAP
14 5 (0.42%) COM
14 5 (0.42%) Middleware
14 5 (0.42%) Application Packaging
15 4 (0.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 92 (7.64%) Clustering
2 67 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (3.82%) Blackberry
4 40 (3.32%) Thin Client
4 40 (3.32%) Fat Client
5 39 (3.24%) Management Information System
6 26 (2.16%) iPhone
7 18 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
7 18 (1.50%) Open Source
7 18 (1.50%) Replication
8 16 (1.33%) Client/Server
9 14 (1.16%) iPad
9 14 (1.16%) Derivative
10 13 (1.08%) Computer Science
10 13 (1.08%) PKI
11 11 (0.91%) N-Tier
11 11 (0.91%) EqualLogic
12 10 (0.83%) PDA
13 9 (0.75%) Enterprise Storage
14 7 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1204 (100.00%) Windows
2 972 (80.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 503 (41.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 252 (20.93%) Windows 7
5 207 (17.19%) Windows 8
6 194 (16.11%) Linux
7 160 (13.29%) Windows XP
8 72 (5.98%) Windows Vista
9 66 (5.48%) UNIX
10 48 (3.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 47 (3.90%) Windows 2000 Server
12 40 (3.32%) CentOS
13 25 (2.08%) Android
14 20 (1.66%) Windows 2000
15 19 (1.58%) Solaris
15 19 (1.58%) Ubuntu
16 18 (1.50%) AIX
17 17 (1.41%) SUSE
18 14 (1.16%) Debian
18 14 (1.16%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (18.27%) ITIL
2 81 (6.73%) Service Delivery
3 69 (5.73%) CRM
4 60 (4.98%) Change Management
5 53 (4.40%) Migration
5 53 (4.40%) Project Management
6 52 (4.32%) Disaster Recovery
7 44 (3.65%) Problem Management
8 42 (3.49%) Root Cause Analysis
9 40 (3.32%) Performance Monitoring
9 40 (3.32%) Mentoring
10 39 (3.24%) Load Balancing
11 36 (2.99%) Incident Management
12 33 (2.74%) Agile Software Development
13 31 (2.57%) Data Analysis
14 29 (2.41%) Security Management
15 27 (2.24%) Capacity Management
16 26 (2.16%) Kalman Filter
17 25 (2.08%) Time Management
18 24 (1.99%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 320 (26.58%) SQL
2 122 (10.13%) PowerShell
3 40 (3.32%) C#
4 38 (3.16%) T-SQL
5 34 (2.82%) JavaScript
6 33 (2.74%) VBScript
7 31 (2.57%) Perl
8 30 (2.49%) Bash Shell
9 24 (1.99%) Java
10 20 (1.66%) Python
11 18 (1.50%) VB
12 15 (1.25%) PHP
13 14 (1.16%) Shell Script
14 7 (0.58%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.42%) VBA
15 5 (0.42%) C++
16 4 (0.33%) Ruby
17 3 (0.25%) C
18 2 (0.17%) PL/SQL
19 1 (0.083%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 316 (26.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 265 (22.01%) MCSE
3 136 (11.30%) Security Cleared
4 122 (10.13%) MCITP
4 122 (10.13%) SC Cleared
5 107 (8.89%) MCSA
6 105 (8.72%) Cisco Certification
7 91 (7.56%) CCNA
8 88 (7.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 75 (6.23%) MCP
10 64 (5.32%) Citrix Certification
11 63 (5.23%) CCA
12 60 (4.98%) Degree
13 58 (4.82%) DV Cleared
14 53 (4.40%) MCTS
15 27 (2.24%) CCNP
16 24 (1.99%) VCP4
17 18 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
18 14 (1.16%) RHCE
18 14 (1.16%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (6.64%) SLA
2 24 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (1.00%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.66%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.17%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.083%) QA
6 1 (0.083%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 712 (59.14%) Active Directory
2 415 (34.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 296 (24.58%) Hyper-V
4 175 (14.53%) XenApp
5 131 (10.88%) vSphere
6 116 (9.63%) VMware ESX
7 54 (4.49%) XenDesktop
8 53 (4.40%) Terminal Services
9 32 (2.66%) VMware ESXi
10 30 (2.49%) Microsoft App-V
11 26 (2.16%) Terminal Server
12 25 (2.08%) ISA Server
13 20 (1.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 19 (1.58%) XenServer
15 14 (1.16%) Forefront TMG
16 11 (0.91%) VMware Server
17 10 (0.83%) Firmware
18 9 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
19 7 (0.58%) Xen
20 4 (0.33%) UAG
Systems Management
1 171 (14.20%) SCCM
2 116 (9.63%) SCOM
3 88 (7.31%) Backup Exec
4 64 (5.32%) WSUS
5 47 (3.90%) SCVMM
6 44 (3.65%) NetBackup
7 42 (3.49%) Norton AntiVirus
8 33 (2.74%) Windows Intune
9 22 (1.83%) HP Data Protector
10 20 (1.66%) Puppet
10 20 (1.66%) Nagios
11 18 (1.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 18 (1.50%) SCDPM
12 15 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
13 14 (1.16%) Red Hat Satellite
13 14 (1.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 14 (1.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 14 (1.16%) EdgeSight
14 12 (1.00%) HP SIM
15 11 (0.91%) SCSM
Vendors
1 744 (61.79%) Microsoft
2 659 (54.73%) VMware
3 319 (26.50%) Citrix
4 264 (21.93%) Cisco
5 188 (15.61%) HP
6 113 (9.39%) Symantec
7 71 (5.90%) Dell
8 66 (5.48%) Red Hat
9 58 (4.82%) McAfee
10 52 (4.32%) Oracle
11 50 (4.15%) Juniper
12 43 (3.57%) NetApp
12 43 (3.57%) Veeam
13 40 (3.32%) Apple
13 40 (3.32%) IBM
14 36 (2.99%) EMC
15 35 (2.91%) CommVault
16 30 (2.49%) Avaya
16 30 (2.49%) SolarWinds
17 27 (2.24%) Remedy
Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Vadis People
Salary: £40 - £50k package to include car or car allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
Surrey
OXL Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
OXL Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Premier IT
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wallington, Surrey
@ITS
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum £24,000 - £27,000
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: Neg
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Robert Half
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Allied Worldwide
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-65k DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £32k - £38k per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Secure Virtual
Salary: Package (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + 7% Pension / 12% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago