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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 97 188 413
Rank change year-on-year
+91 +225
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 619 299 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.83% 1.38% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.49% 4.95% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 546 249 46
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,350 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £58,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
6522 6046 6969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.83% 27.82% 29.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5326 5066 6185
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,454 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +54 149 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Hampshire +61 141 £37,500 +7.14% 18
Berkshire +38 123 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Buckinghamshire +32 52 £34,375 +20.61% 7
Oxfordshire +24 43 £32,500 -11.56% 7
Kent +21 37 £35,000 -22.22% 3
East Sussex +23 34 £40,000 +100.00% 3
West Sussex +13 34 £37,500 -1.31% 4
Middlesex -8 2 £32,500 +20.37%
M4 Corridor +2 1 £65,000 -
Isle of Wight - 1 £41,500 -
Sussex - 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 1181 (100.00%) Windows
2 982 (83.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 702 (59.44%) Microsoft
4 687 (58.17%) Active Directory
5 655 (55.46%) VMware
6 514 (43.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 475 (40.22%) MS Exchange
8 430 (36.41%) VMware Infrastructure
9 354 (29.97%) MS Excel
10 348 (29.47%) Firewall
11 339 (28.70%) Microsoft Certification
12 326 (27.60%) Citrix
12 326 (27.60%) SQL
13 320 (27.10%) Exchange Server 2010
14 313 (26.50%) Hyper-V
15 303 (25.66%) DNS
16 278 (23.54%) SQL Server
17 271 (22.95%) MCSE
18 267 (22.61%) Windows 7
19 242 (20.49%) SAN
20 238 (20.15%) Exchange Server 2013
21 231 (19.56%) Cisco
22 210 (17.78%) TCP/IP
23 209 (17.70%) Windows 8
24 198 (16.77%) WAN
25 195 (16.51%) Linux
26 191 (16.17%) Exchange Server 2007
27 186 (15.75%) LAN
28 180 (15.24%) HP
29 179 (15.16%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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
1 475 (40.22%) MS Exchange
2 320 (27.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 238 (20.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 191 (16.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 157 (13.29%) IIS
6 133 (11.26%) SharePoint
7 94 (7.96%) Exchange Server 2003
8 93 (7.87%) Lync
9 60 (5.08%) Apache
10 30 (2.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 27 (2.29%) SharePoint Server
12 18 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
13 17 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
14 16 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2000
15 13 (1.10%) Tomcat
16 10 (0.85%) WebSphere
16 10 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
17 9 (0.76%) ArcGIS
18 8 (0.68%) CMS
19 7 (0.59%) SAS
Applications
1 354 (29.97%) MS Excel
2 179 (15.16%) MS Office
3 7 (0.59%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.34%) MS Project
5 2 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.085%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 16 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.51%) SalesLogix
4 4 (0.34%) GoldMine
5 3 (0.25%) Epicor Vantage
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
7 1 (0.085%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.085%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 109 (9.23%) Office 365
2 70 (5.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (2.29%) IaaS
4 19 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (1.44%) SaaS
6 5 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.17%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.085%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 348 (29.47%) Firewall
2 303 (25.66%) DNS
3 242 (20.49%) SAN
4 210 (17.78%) TCP/IP
5 198 (16.77%) WAN
6 186 (15.75%) LAN
7 179 (15.16%) DHCP
8 133 (11.26%) VPN
9 69 (5.84%) VLAN
10 66 (5.59%) Wireless
11 64 (5.42%) SSL
12 58 (4.91%) Internet
13 52 (4.40%) VoIP
14 49 (4.15%) iSCSI
15 38 (3.22%) NAS
16 36 (3.05%) Network Security
17 26 (2.20%) SMTP
18 25 (2.12%) HTTP
19 22 (1.86%) MPLS
19 22 (1.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 278 (23.54%) SQL Server
2 82 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 73 (6.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 66 (5.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 29 (2.46%) Relational Database
6 24 (2.03%) MySQL
7 23 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 19 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (1.19%) RDBMS
9 14 (1.19%) Oracle Database
10 13 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
11 10 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 4 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
15 3 (0.25%) CorVu
Development Applications
1 48 (4.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (2.03%) MSI
3 17 (1.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (0.59%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (0.34%) Ant
7 3 (0.25%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (0.25%) LoadRunner
7 3 (0.25%) JMeter
8 2 (0.17%) StarTeam
9 1 (0.085%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.085%) Selenium
9 1 (0.085%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.085%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.085%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.085%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.085%) Subversion
9 1 (0.085%) InstallShield
General
1 60 (5.08%) Finance
2 22 (1.86%) Marketing
3 19 (1.61%) Telecoms
4 15 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 8 (0.68%) Retail
6 7 (0.59%) Banking
7 5 (0.42%) Automotive
7 5 (0.42%) German Language
8 4 (0.34%) Spanish Language
8 4 (0.34%) French Language
8 4 (0.34%) Electronics
8 4 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.34%) Military
9 3 (0.25%) Publishing
10 2 (0.17%) Advertising
10 2 (0.17%) Law
10 2 (0.17%) Legal
11 1 (0.085%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.085%) Games
11 1 (0.085%) Billing
Job Titles
1 280 (23.71%) Support Engineer
2 168 (14.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 154 (13.04%) Analyst
4 103 (8.72%) Support Analyst
5 99 (8.38%) Administrator
6 89 (7.54%) 3rd Line Support
7 87 (7.37%) Consultant
8 81 (6.86%) Systems Administrator
8 81 (6.86%) 2nd Line Support
9 67 (5.67%) IT Support
10 64 (5.42%) Technical Support
11 53 (4.49%) Server Engineer
12 50 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 48 (4.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 44 (3.73%) Technical Engineer
15 38 (3.22%) Developer
15 38 (3.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 34 (2.88%) Technical Consultant
17 33 (2.79%) Architect
17 33 (2.79%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (5.59%) .NET
2 50 (4.23%) ASP.NET
3 45 (3.81%) Web Services
4 35 (2.96%) HTML
5 29 (2.46%) CSS
6 24 (2.03%) WCF
7 20 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (1.44%) jQuery
8 17 (1.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 15 (1.27%) SOAP
10 13 (1.10%) REST
11 12 (1.02%) XML
12 11 (0.93%) .NET Framework
13 9 (0.76%) Ajax
14 8 (0.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 5 (0.42%) CSS3
15 5 (0.42%) HTML5
15 5 (0.42%) MAPI
15 5 (0.42%) Middleware
16 4 (0.34%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 95 (8.04%) Clustering
2 56 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (3.81%) Management Information System
3 45 (3.81%) Blackberry
4 40 (3.39%) Thin Client
4 40 (3.39%) Fat Client
5 21 (1.78%) Replication
6 18 (1.52%) iPhone
7 15 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
7 15 (1.27%) Computer Science
7 15 (1.27%) PKI
8 13 (1.10%) Open Source
9 12 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
9 12 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (0.93%) EqualLogic
10 11 (0.93%) iPad
11 10 (0.85%) Derivative
11 10 (0.85%) N-Tier
12 9 (0.76%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.59%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1181 (100.00%) Windows
2 982 (83.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 514 (43.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 267 (22.61%) Windows 7
5 209 (17.70%) Windows 8
6 195 (16.51%) Linux
7 152 (12.87%) Windows XP
8 66 (5.59%) Windows Vista
9 54 (4.57%) UNIX
10 53 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 37 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
12 32 (2.71%) CentOS
13 26 (2.20%) Ubuntu
14 22 (1.86%) Android
15 21 (1.78%) SUSE
15 21 (1.78%) Debian
16 17 (1.44%) Solaris
17 16 (1.35%) AIX
18 11 (0.93%) Apple iOS
19 10 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (14.99%) ITIL
2 77 (6.52%) Service Delivery
3 56 (4.74%) Disaster Recovery
4 55 (4.66%) Change Management
5 49 (4.15%) CRM
6 47 (3.98%) Problem Management
7 46 (3.90%) Mentoring
8 44 (3.73%) Migration
9 35 (2.96%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (2.96%) Project Management
10 33 (2.79%) Kalman Filter
11 32 (2.71%) Configuration Management
12 30 (2.54%) Root Cause Analysis
13 25 (2.12%) MVC
14 24 (2.03%) Data Analysis
14 24 (2.03%) Time Management
15 23 (1.95%) Data Management
16 22 (1.86%) Network Design
16 22 (1.86%) Incident Management
16 22 (1.86%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 326 (27.60%) SQL
2 97 (8.21%) PowerShell
3 55 (4.66%) T-SQL
4 45 (3.81%) VBScript
5 43 (3.64%) C#
6 35 (2.96%) VB
7 27 (2.29%) JavaScript
8 18 (1.52%) Bash Shell
9 17 (1.44%) VB.NET
9 17 (1.44%) Shell Script
10 16 (1.35%) Perl
11 14 (1.19%) Java
12 13 (1.10%) Python
13 9 (0.76%) C
14 8 (0.68%) PHP
15 6 (0.51%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.25%) C++
16 3 (0.25%) VBA
17 1 (0.085%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 339 (28.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 271 (22.95%) MCSE
3 151 (12.79%) MCITP
4 124 (10.50%) Security Cleared
5 112 (9.48%) SC Cleared
5 112 (9.48%) MCSA
6 101 (8.55%) Cisco Certification
7 91 (7.71%) CCNA
7 91 (7.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 82 (6.94%) MCTS
9 77 (6.52%) MCP
10 62 (5.25%) Degree
11 52 (4.40%) DV Cleared
12 51 (4.32%) Citrix Certification
13 50 (4.23%) CCA
14 31 (2.62%) CCNP
15 20 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
16 10 (0.85%) RHCE
16 10 (0.85%) RHCSA
17 9 (0.76%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (7.11%) SLA
2 17 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (1.35%) PCI DSS
3 16 (1.35%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (0.59%) QA
5 1 (0.085%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 687 (58.17%) Active Directory
2 430 (36.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 313 (26.50%) Hyper-V
4 135 (11.43%) XenApp
5 98 (8.30%) vSphere
6 92 (7.79%) VMware ESX
7 52 (4.40%) Terminal Services
8 42 (3.56%) XenDesktop
9 34 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
10 27 (2.29%) Terminal Server
11 24 (2.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 24 (2.03%) ISA Server
12 20 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
13 18 (1.52%) XenServer
14 17 (1.44%) Forefront TMG
15 10 (0.85%) UAG
15 10 (0.85%) Firmware
16 9 (0.76%) VMware Server
17 7 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
18 6 (0.51%) KVM
Systems Management
1 166 (14.06%) SCCM
2 95 (8.04%) SCOM
3 77 (6.52%) Backup Exec
4 56 (4.74%) Norton AntiVirus
5 53 (4.49%) SCVMM
6 45 (3.81%) WSUS
7 41 (3.47%) NetBackup
7 41 (3.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 26 (2.20%) Nagios
9 16 (1.35%) Windows Intune
9 16 (1.35%) SCDPM
10 15 (1.27%) Red Hat Satellite
11 11 (0.93%) Puppet
11 11 (0.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 10 (0.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 10 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
12 10 (0.85%) HP Data Protector
13 9 (0.76%) EdgeSight
14 7 (0.59%) HP SIM
14 7 (0.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 702 (59.44%) Microsoft
2 655 (55.46%) VMware
3 326 (27.60%) Citrix
4 231 (19.56%) Cisco
5 180 (15.24%) HP
6 106 (8.98%) Symantec
7 80 (6.77%) Oracle
8 75 (6.35%) Dell
9 74 (6.27%) Red Hat
10 53 (4.49%) Veeam
11 50 (4.23%) EMC
11 50 (4.23%) Juniper
12 44 (3.73%) Apple
13 41 (3.47%) McAfee
13 41 (3.47%) IBM
14 39 (3.30%) NetApp
15 32 (2.71%) SolarWinds
16 29 (2.46%) Avaya
17 26 (2.20%) Meru Networks
18 24 (2.03%) SonicWALL
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