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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 97 225 431
Rank change year-on-year
+128 +206
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 623 223 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.88% 1.03% 0.031%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.84% 3.69% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 541 199 7
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,500
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
6332 6040 6790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.27% 27.96% 30.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5207 5191 5945
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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 22 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 22 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 +70 159 £35,000 -24.32% 14
Hampshire +85 153 £32,500 - 16
Berkshire +50 119 £35,000 -12.50% 17
Buckinghamshire +50 60 £30,000 -35.13% 4
Oxfordshire +43 54 £29,500 -34.44% 1
West Sussex +11 28 £37,000 -26.00% 7
Kent +19 27 £35,000 -22.22% 5
East Sussex +12 22 £39,000 +105.26% 2
Middlesex -6 3 £70,000 -
Sussex +1 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 22 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 1124 (100.00%) Windows
2 939 (83.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 639 (56.85%) Microsoft
4 634 (56.41%) Active Directory
5 613 (54.54%) VMware
6 483 (42.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 463 (41.19%) MS Exchange
8 384 (34.16%) VMware Infrastructure
9 359 (31.94%) MS Excel
10 336 (29.89%) Microsoft Certification
11 331 (29.45%) Firewall
12 326 (29.00%) Citrix
13 315 (28.02%) Exchange Server 2010
14 303 (26.96%) SQL
15 286 (25.44%) Hyper-V
16 283 (25.18%) SQL Server
17 279 (24.82%) DNS
18 257 (22.86%) MCSE
19 238 (21.17%) Exchange Server 2013
20 235 (20.91%) SAN
21 232 (20.64%) Windows 7
22 222 (19.75%) Cisco
23 205 (18.24%) Exchange Server 2007
24 191 (16.99%) Windows 8
25 187 (16.64%) DHCP
26 183 (16.28%) TCP/IP
27 171 (15.21%) MCITP
28 170 (15.12%) HP
29 162 (14.41%) Linux
30 161 (14.32%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 463 (41.19%) MS Exchange
2 315 (28.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 238 (21.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 205 (18.24%) Exchange Server 2007
5 131 (11.65%) IIS
6 122 (10.85%) SharePoint
7 105 (9.34%) Lync
8 103 (9.16%) Exchange Server 2003
9 64 (5.69%) Apache
10 28 (2.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 24 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2000
12 23 (2.05%) SharePoint Server
12 23 (2.05%) SharePoint 2013
13 13 (1.16%) Tomcat
14 11 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
15 7 (0.62%) WebSphere
16 6 (0.53%) CMS
16 6 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
16 6 (0.53%) ArcGIS
17 5 (0.44%) JBoss
Applications
1 359 (31.94%) MS Excel
2 159 (14.15%) MS Office
3 7 (0.62%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.36%) SalesLogix
4 2 (0.18%) Epicor Vantage
4 2 (0.18%) Sage 1000
4 2 (0.18%) GoldMine
4 2 (0.18%) Cognos Controller
4 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.089%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.089%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.089%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 99 (8.81%) Office 365
2 80 (7.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (3.29%) IaaS
4 22 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (1.69%) SaaS
6 12 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.27%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 331 (29.45%) Firewall
2 279 (24.82%) DNS
3 235 (20.91%) SAN
4 187 (16.64%) DHCP
5 183 (16.28%) TCP/IP
6 159 (14.15%) WAN
7 151 (13.43%) LAN
8 148 (13.17%) VPN
9 85 (7.56%) Wireless
10 65 (5.78%) VoIP
11 63 (5.60%) SSL
12 54 (4.80%) VLAN
13 50 (4.45%) Internet
14 45 (4.00%) Network Security
15 36 (3.20%) iSCSI
16 35 (3.11%) Cisco ASA
17 31 (2.76%) Wi-Fi
18 29 (2.58%) NAS
19 20 (1.78%) FTP
20 19 (1.69%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 283 (25.18%) SQL Server
2 81 (7.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 75 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 61 (5.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 21 (1.87%) Relational Database
6 19 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (1.42%) MySQL
8 13 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
9 12 (1.07%) Oracle Database
10 11 (0.98%) RDBMS
11 10 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
15 2 (0.18%) Big Data
15 2 (0.18%) CorVu
15 2 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 41 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (2.14%) MSI
3 17 (1.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 8 (0.71%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.53%) Metasploit
6 5 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.36%) Ant
8 2 (0.18%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.18%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.18%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.18%) StarTeam
9 1 (0.089%) JMeter
9 1 (0.089%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.089%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.089%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.089%) Subversion
General
1 56 (4.98%) Finance
2 23 (2.05%) Telecoms
3 21 (1.87%) Marketing
4 13 (1.16%) Manufacturing
5 6 (0.53%) Legal
6 4 (0.36%) Retail
6 4 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.18%) French Language
7 2 (0.18%) German Language
7 2 (0.18%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.18%) Banking
7 2 (0.18%) Electronics
8 1 (0.089%) Automotive
8 1 (0.089%) Front Office
8 1 (0.089%) Billing
8 1 (0.089%) Military
8 1 (0.089%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 272 (24.20%) Support Engineer
2 177 (15.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 166 (14.77%) Analyst
4 112 (9.96%) 3rd Line Support
5 110 (9.79%) Support Analyst
6 88 (7.83%) 2nd Line Support
7 83 (7.38%) Consultant
8 72 (6.41%) Administrator
9 70 (6.23%) IT Support
10 67 (5.96%) Server Engineer
10 67 (5.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 58 (5.16%) Systems Administrator
12 54 (4.80%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 47 (4.18%) Technical Support
14 41 (3.65%) Team Leader
15 39 (3.47%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
16 36 (3.20%) Service Desk Engineer
16 36 (3.20%) Technical Consultant
16 36 (3.20%) Service Analyst
16 36 (3.20%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (4.98%) .NET
2 44 (3.91%) ASP.NET
3 36 (3.20%) Web Services
4 27 (2.40%) HTML
5 23 (2.05%) CSS
6 22 (1.96%) WCF
7 18 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (1.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 15 (1.33%) jQuery
10 11 (0.98%) SOAP
10 11 (0.98%) .NET Framework
10 11 (0.98%) REST
11 8 (0.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (0.71%) XML
12 6 (0.53%) Ajax
13 3 (0.27%) Middleware
13 3 (0.27%) COM
13 3 (0.27%) WinForms
13 3 (0.27%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (0.27%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 84 (7.47%) Clustering
2 45 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (3.83%) Blackberry
4 42 (3.74%) Thin Client
4 42 (3.74%) Fat Client
5 35 (3.11%) Management Information System
6 26 (2.31%) Replication
7 15 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (1.25%) PKI
9 13 (1.16%) Computer Science
10 11 (0.98%) Open Source
11 10 (0.89%) Enterprise Storage
12 9 (0.80%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.71%) EqualLogic
13 8 (0.71%) iPhone
13 8 (0.71%) Derivative
13 8 (0.71%) N-Tier
14 7 (0.62%) iPad
15 6 (0.53%) Kindle
16 5 (0.44%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1124 (100.00%) Windows
2 939 (83.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 483 (42.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 232 (20.64%) Windows 7
5 191 (16.99%) Windows 8
6 162 (14.41%) Linux
7 136 (12.10%) Windows XP
8 59 (5.25%) Windows Vista
9 47 (4.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 34 (3.02%) CentOS
11 33 (2.94%) UNIX
12 28 (2.49%) Ubuntu
13 24 (2.14%) Debian
14 23 (2.05%) SUSE
15 20 (1.78%) Windows 2000 Server
16 19 (1.69%) Android
17 12 (1.07%) AIX
17 12 (1.07%) Solaris
18 10 (0.89%) Apple iOS
19 8 (0.71%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (14.32%) ITIL
2 64 (5.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 60 (5.34%) Mentoring
4 59 (5.25%) Service Delivery
5 45 (4.00%) Change Management
6 40 (3.56%) Migration
7 37 (3.29%) Configuration Management
8 32 (2.85%) Project Management
8 32 (2.85%) Change Control
9 31 (2.76%) Problem Management
10 29 (2.58%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (2.49%) PRINCE2
12 27 (2.40%) Kalman Filter
13 23 (2.05%) MVC
14 22 (1.96%) Root Cause Analysis
14 22 (1.96%) CRM
15 18 (1.60%) Time Management
15 18 (1.60%) Software Engineering
15 18 (1.60%) SOA
16 17 (1.51%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 303 (26.96%) SQL
2 102 (9.07%) PowerShell
3 56 (4.98%) T-SQL
4 40 (3.56%) C#
5 39 (3.47%) VBScript
6 32 (2.85%) VB
7 23 (2.05%) JavaScript
8 19 (1.69%) Perl
8 19 (1.69%) VB.NET
8 19 (1.69%) Bash Shell
9 17 (1.51%) Python
10 15 (1.33%) Shell Script
11 13 (1.16%) PHP
12 11 (0.98%) C
13 9 (0.80%) Java
13 9 (0.80%) PL/SQL
14 8 (0.71%) Ruby
15 2 (0.18%) PowerHouse
16 1 (0.089%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 336 (29.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 257 (22.86%) MCSE
3 171 (15.21%) MCITP
4 130 (11.57%) MCSA
5 110 (9.79%) Security Cleared
6 101 (8.99%) MCTS
6 101 (8.99%) Cisco Certification
7 97 (8.63%) CCNA
8 96 (8.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 96 (8.54%) SC Cleared
9 83 (7.38%) MCP
10 52 (4.63%) Degree
11 40 (3.56%) Citrix Certification
12 39 (3.47%) CCA
13 36 (3.20%) DV Cleared
13 36 (3.20%) CCNP
14 15 (1.33%) VCAP
15 12 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (0.71%) MCDST
16 8 (0.71%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (7.47%) SLA
2 32 (2.85%) PCI DSS
3 15 (1.33%) ISO 9001
4 13 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.89%) QA
7 6 (0.53%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.089%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 634 (56.41%) Active Directory
2 384 (34.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 286 (25.44%) Hyper-V
4 100 (8.90%) XenApp
5 65 (5.78%) VMware ESX
6 60 (5.34%) vSphere
7 36 (3.20%) Terminal Services
8 35 (3.11%) XenDesktop
9 29 (2.58%) VMware ESXi
10 28 (2.49%) Terminal Server
11 27 (2.40%) UAG
11 27 (2.40%) XenServer
12 26 (2.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 19 (1.69%) Forefront TMG
14 15 (1.33%) VMware Server
15 12 (1.07%) ISA Server
16 10 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
17 8 (0.71%) Nmap
18 7 (0.62%) KVM
19 6 (0.53%) Snort
Systems Management
1 161 (14.32%) SCCM
2 80 (7.12%) Backup Exec
3 66 (5.87%) SCOM
4 65 (5.78%) Norton AntiVirus
5 45 (4.00%) SCVMM
6 44 (3.91%) WSUS
7 35 (3.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 18 (1.60%) NetBackup
9 16 (1.42%) Red Hat Satellite
9 16 (1.42%) Nagios
10 12 (1.07%) SCDPM
11 11 (0.98%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 11 (0.98%) Puppet
12 7 (0.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 7 (0.62%) HP SIM
13 6 (0.53%) Nessus
13 6 (0.53%) Foglight
14 5 (0.44%) SolarWinds Orion
14 5 (0.44%) Windows Intune
15 4 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 639 (56.85%) Microsoft
2 613 (54.54%) VMware
3 326 (29.00%) Citrix
4 222 (19.75%) Cisco
5 170 (15.12%) HP
6 107 (9.52%) Symantec
7 82 (7.30%) Juniper
8 78 (6.94%) Veeam
9 74 (6.58%) Oracle
10 71 (6.32%) Red Hat
10 71 (6.32%) Dell
11 68 (6.05%) Apple
12 64 (5.69%) EMC
13 51 (4.54%) Meru Networks
14 31 (2.76%) McAfee
15 30 (2.67%) SolarWinds
16 27 (2.40%) IBM
17 26 (2.31%) NetApp
18 22 (1.96%) CommVault
19 16 (1.42%) Avaya
Reigate, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £34500.00 per annum + 3,750pa On-Call + Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £34,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Surrey
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum including excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c36k + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £28000 per annum + onsite parking pension plus more!
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
CDK Group
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
DCV Technologies
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + £10K bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - Pension, Health plan and Life Assurance
Posted: 3 days ago