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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 102 238 441
Rank change year-on-year
+136 +203
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 591 215 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.70% 1.03% 0.013%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.22% 3.63% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 500 180 3
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,750 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -17.71%
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
6410 5931 6723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.32% 28.32% 30.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5266 5097 5891
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 2 October 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 2 October 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
Surrey +42 147 £35,000 -23.49% 12
Hampshire +69 145 £32,500 -2.98% 13
Berkshire +69 124 £35,000 - 12
Buckinghamshire +53 63 £30,000 -36.84% 8
Oxfordshire +46 58 £31,250 -37.50% 3
West Sussex -2 21 £35,500 -29.00% 2
Kent 0 19 £37,500 -16.66% 5
East Sussex -7 16 £39,000 +105.26% 4
Middlesex - 3 £58,750 -
Sussex +3 2 - -
Isle of Wight - 2 £41,500 -
M4 Corridor - 1 £65,000 -
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 1115 (100.00%) Windows
2 934 (83.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 644 (57.76%) Microsoft
4 608 (54.53%) Active Directory
5 604 (54.17%) VMware
6 485 (43.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 455 (40.81%) MS Exchange
8 378 (33.90%) MS Excel
9 372 (33.36%) VMware Infrastructure
10 340 (30.49%) Microsoft Certification
11 326 (29.24%) Firewall
12 323 (28.97%) Citrix
13 319 (28.61%) Exchange Server 2010
14 305 (27.35%) SQL
14 305 (27.35%) SQL Server
15 294 (26.37%) Hyper-V
16 282 (25.29%) DNS
17 256 (22.96%) MCSE
18 235 (21.08%) SAN
19 231 (20.72%) Exchange Server 2013
20 230 (20.63%) Windows 7
21 225 (20.18%) Cisco
22 210 (18.83%) Exchange Server 2007
23 192 (17.22%) Windows 8
23 192 (17.22%) DHCP
24 191 (17.13%) TCP/IP
25 174 (15.61%) MCITP
26 170 (15.25%) ITIL
27 166 (14.89%) HP
28 165 (14.80%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 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
1 455 (40.81%) MS Exchange
2 319 (28.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 231 (20.72%) Exchange Server 2013
4 210 (18.83%) Exchange Server 2007
5 128 (11.48%) IIS
6 125 (11.21%) SharePoint
7 109 (9.78%) Lync
8 100 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2003
9 58 (5.20%) Apache
10 31 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 27 (2.42%) SharePoint 2013
12 25 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2000
13 23 (2.06%) SharePoint Server
14 17 (1.52%) Tomcat
15 16 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
16 9 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
17 6 (0.54%) WebSphere
18 5 (0.45%) ArcGIS
19 4 (0.36%) CMS
19 4 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 378 (33.90%) MS Excel
2 153 (13.72%) MS Office
3 8 (0.72%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.18%) MS Project
5 1 (0.090%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.18%) Epicor Vantage
3 2 (0.18%) Cognos Controller
3 2 (0.18%) Sage 1000
4 1 (0.090%) Magento
4 1 (0.090%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.090%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.090%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 92 (8.25%) Office 365
2 84 (7.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (3.50%) IaaS
4 22 (1.97%) SaaS
5 19 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
6 17 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.27%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 326 (29.24%) Firewall
2 282 (25.29%) DNS
3 235 (21.08%) SAN
4 192 (17.22%) DHCP
5 191 (17.13%) TCP/IP
6 165 (14.80%) VPN
7 159 (14.26%) WAN
8 149 (13.36%) LAN
9 88 (7.89%) Wireless
10 76 (6.82%) VoIP
11 65 (5.83%) SSL
12 51 (4.57%) VLAN
13 49 (4.39%) Internet
14 47 (4.22%) Network Security
15 39 (3.50%) Cisco ASA
16 37 (3.32%) Wi-Fi
17 32 (2.87%) FTP
17 32 (2.87%) NAS
18 31 (2.78%) iSCSI
19 21 (1.88%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 305 (27.35%) SQL Server
2 75 (6.73%) SQL Server 2008
2 75 (6.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 55 (4.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (1.79%) Relational Database
5 19 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (1.26%) MySQL
6 14 (1.26%) Oracle Database
7 13 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (1.17%) SQL Server 2000
8 12 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (0.99%) RDBMS
10 8 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.18%) CorVu
13 2 (0.18%) DTS
13 2 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 42 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (1.97%) MSI
3 17 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (0.63%) Metasploit
5 5 (0.45%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (0.36%) JUnit
6 4 (0.36%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.27%) Ant
8 2 (0.18%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.18%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.18%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.18%) NuGet
8 2 (0.18%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.090%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.090%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.090%) JMeter
9 1 (0.090%) Subversion
9 1 (0.090%) ReSharper
General
1 50 (4.48%) Finance
2 26 (2.33%) Telecoms
3 21 (1.88%) Marketing
4 12 (1.08%) Manufacturing
5 7 (0.63%) Legal
6 5 (0.45%) Retail
7 4 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.18%) Electronics
8 2 (0.18%) Automotive
8 2 (0.18%) Games
8 2 (0.18%) Military
8 2 (0.18%) French Language
8 2 (0.18%) German Language
8 2 (0.18%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.18%) Billing
9 1 (0.090%) Banking
9 1 (0.090%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.090%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 278 (24.93%) Support Engineer
2 169 (15.16%) Analyst
3 166 (14.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 121 (10.85%) 3rd Line Support
5 119 (10.67%) Support Analyst
6 84 (7.53%) 2nd Line Support
7 83 (7.44%) Consultant
8 79 (7.09%) IT Support
9 78 (7.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 75 (6.73%) Administrator
11 63 (5.65%) Server Engineer
12 58 (5.20%) Systems Administrator
13 51 (4.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 46 (4.13%) Team Leader
15 44 (3.95%) IT Support Engineer
16 40 (3.59%) Technical Support
16 40 (3.59%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
17 36 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
18 35 (3.14%) Service Analyst
19 34 (3.05%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (4.30%) .NET
2 37 (3.32%) ASP.NET
3 33 (2.96%) Web Services
4 21 (1.88%) WCF
5 20 (1.79%) HTML
6 18 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 15 (1.35%) CSS
9 12 (1.08%) jQuery
10 11 (0.99%) SOAP
10 11 (0.99%) REST
11 10 (0.90%) XML
12 7 (0.63%) .NET Framework
12 7 (0.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (0.45%) Ajax
14 4 (0.36%) Application Packaging
14 4 (0.36%) JSP
14 4 (0.36%) COM
15 3 (0.27%) XML Schema
15 3 (0.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 82 (7.35%) Clustering
2 49 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (4.22%) Blackberry
4 40 (3.59%) Thin Client
4 40 (3.59%) Fat Client
5 29 (2.60%) Management Information System
6 26 (2.33%) Replication
7 17 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (1.17%) Computer Science
9 12 (1.08%) PKI
10 10 (0.90%) Client/Server
10 10 (0.90%) Open Source
11 8 (0.72%) EqualLogic
11 8 (0.72%) iPhone
12 7 (0.63%) Enterprise Storage
13 6 (0.54%) iPad
13 6 (0.54%) Derivative
13 6 (0.54%) N-Tier
14 5 (0.45%) EPoS
14 5 (0.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1115 (100.00%) Windows
2 934 (83.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 485 (43.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 230 (20.63%) Windows 7
5 192 (17.22%) Windows 8
6 149 (13.36%) Linux
7 139 (12.47%) Windows XP
8 65 (5.83%) Windows Vista
9 43 (3.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 37 (3.32%) UNIX
11 27 (2.42%) CentOS
12 25 (2.24%) Ubuntu
13 23 (2.06%) Android
14 20 (1.79%) Debian
15 19 (1.70%) SUSE
16 15 (1.35%) Windows 2000 Server
17 9 (0.81%) Solaris
17 9 (0.81%) AIX
18 8 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
19 7 (0.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (15.25%) ITIL
2 62 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 62 (5.56%) Mentoring
3 54 (4.84%) Service Delivery
4 41 (3.68%) Change Management
5 40 (3.59%) Migration
6 37 (3.32%) Project Management
7 36 (3.23%) Configuration Management
7 36 (3.23%) Change Control
8 29 (2.60%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (2.51%) PRINCE2
10 27 (2.42%) Problem Management
10 27 (2.42%) Kalman Filter
11 21 (1.88%) Workflow
12 20 (1.79%) MVC
12 20 (1.79%) Root Cause Analysis
12 20 (1.79%) Time Management
13 19 (1.70%) Mobile Device Management
14 18 (1.61%) CRM
14 18 (1.61%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 305 (27.35%) SQL
2 112 (10.04%) PowerShell
3 55 (4.93%) T-SQL
4 36 (3.23%) VBScript
5 33 (2.96%) C#
6 29 (2.60%) VB
7 20 (1.79%) JavaScript
8 18 (1.61%) Python
9 17 (1.52%) Perl
9 17 (1.52%) VB.NET
9 17 (1.52%) Bash Shell
10 13 (1.17%) Java
10 13 (1.17%) PL/SQL
10 13 (1.17%) Shell Script
11 11 (0.99%) C
12 10 (0.90%) PHP
13 9 (0.81%) Ruby
14 4 (0.36%) XQuery
15 2 (0.18%) PowerHouse
16 1 (0.090%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 340 (30.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 256 (22.96%) MCSE
3 174 (15.61%) MCITP
4 144 (12.91%) MCSA
5 106 (9.51%) Cisco Certification
6 105 (9.42%) MCTS
7 102 (9.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 101 (9.06%) CCNA
8 101 (9.06%) Security Cleared
9 85 (7.62%) MCP
9 85 (7.62%) SC Cleared
10 60 (5.38%) Degree
11 41 (3.68%) Citrix Certification
12 40 (3.59%) CCNP
13 38 (3.41%) CCA
14 26 (2.33%) DV Cleared
15 15 (1.35%) VCAP
16 11 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
17 8 (0.72%) MCDST
17 8 (0.72%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (8.34%) SLA
2 29 (2.60%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (1.08%) ISO 9001
5 10 (0.90%) QA
6 7 (0.63%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.27%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 608 (54.53%) Active Directory
2 372 (33.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 294 (26.37%) Hyper-V
4 89 (7.98%) XenApp
5 62 (5.56%) VMware ESX
6 57 (5.11%) vSphere
7 35 (3.14%) XenDesktop
8 34 (3.05%) Terminal Services
9 30 (2.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 30 (2.69%) XenServer
10 28 (2.51%) UAG
10 28 (2.51%) Terminal Server
11 27 (2.42%) VMware ESXi
12 18 (1.61%) Forefront TMG
12 18 (1.61%) VMware Server
13 10 (0.90%) ISA Server
13 10 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
14 9 (0.81%) Nmap
15 8 (0.72%) Oracle RMAN
16 7 (0.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 158 (14.17%) SCCM
2 83 (7.44%) Backup Exec
3 67 (6.01%) SCOM
4 62 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 47 (4.22%) WSUS
6 40 (3.59%) SCVMM
7 30 (2.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 16 (1.43%) NetBackup
9 15 (1.35%) Nagios
10 12 (1.08%) Red Hat Satellite
10 12 (1.08%) SCDPM
11 10 (0.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 9 (0.81%) Puppet
13 8 (0.72%) HP SIM
13 8 (0.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 7 (0.63%) Nessus
15 6 (0.54%) Foglight
15 6 (0.54%) EMC NetWorker
15 6 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
16 4 (0.36%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 644 (57.76%) Microsoft
2 604 (54.17%) VMware
3 323 (28.97%) Citrix
4 225 (20.18%) Cisco
5 166 (14.89%) HP
6 114 (10.22%) Symantec
7 88 (7.89%) Juniper
8 84 (7.53%) Veeam
9 76 (6.82%) Oracle
10 73 (6.55%) Dell
11 69 (6.19%) Apple
12 66 (5.92%) EMC
13 63 (5.65%) Red Hat
14 54 (4.84%) Meru Networks
15 36 (3.23%) SolarWinds
16 28 (2.51%) NetApp
17 27 (2.42%) McAfee
18 25 (2.24%) CommVault
19 23 (2.06%) IBM
20 14 (1.26%) Avaya
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hampshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 22 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £44,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Salary: From £30,400 to £32,500 per annum plus generous pension and holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: Yesterday
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
ARM Technology
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - Pension, Health plan and Life Assurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £34500.00 per annum + 3,750pa On-Call + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £29000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago