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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 109 229 -
Rank change year-on-year
+120 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 548 223 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.46% 1.03% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.57% 3.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 449 181 0
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
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
6397 6167 6924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.77% 28.47% 30.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5268 5332 6019
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +80 139 £37,500 -6.25% 9
Surrey +42 133 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Hampshire +62 120 £35,000 +1.44% 12
Oxfordshire +40 63 £33,000 -26.66% 12
Buckinghamshire +45 51 £32,500 -31.57% 9
West Sussex +10 29 £36,000 -15.29% 5
Kent -7 12 £43,750 -2.77% 1
East Sussex -24 8 £40,000 +122.22% 2
Middlesex +2 6 £37,500 -37.50%
Sussex +2 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1031 (100.00%) Windows
2 856 (83.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 601 (58.29%) Microsoft
4 579 (56.16%) Active Directory
5 548 (53.15%) VMware
6 448 (43.45%) MS Exchange
7 444 (43.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 360 (34.92%) MS Excel
9 347 (33.66%) Microsoft Certification
10 340 (32.98%) VMware Infrastructure
11 321 (31.13%) Exchange Server 2010
12 309 (29.97%) Firewall
13 300 (29.10%) SQL Server
14 299 (29.00%) SQL
15 285 (27.64%) Citrix
16 283 (27.45%) Hyper-V
17 262 (25.41%) DNS
18 256 (24.83%) MCSE
19 223 (21.63%) SAN
20 222 (21.53%) Cisco
21 219 (21.24%) Exchange Server 2013
22 205 (19.88%) Exchange Server 2007
23 195 (18.91%) TCP/IP
24 192 (18.62%) Windows 7
25 181 (17.56%) MCITP
26 170 (16.49%) DHCP
27 163 (15.81%) Windows 8
28 161 (15.62%) ITIL
29 160 (15.52%) VPN
30 154 (14.94%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 448 (43.45%) MS Exchange
2 321 (31.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 219 (21.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 205 (19.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 140 (13.58%) SharePoint
6 136 (13.19%) IIS
7 115 (11.15%) Lync
8 96 (9.31%) Exchange Server 2003
9 42 (4.07%) Apache
10 36 (3.49%) SharePoint 2013
11 27 (2.62%) SharePoint 2010
12 23 (2.23%) SharePoint Server
13 18 (1.75%) Tomcat
14 16 (1.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 15 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2000
16 9 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
17 6 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
18 5 (0.48%) WebSphere
19 4 (0.39%) ArcGIS
20 3 (0.29%) CMS
Applications
1 360 (34.92%) MS Excel
2 132 (12.80%) MS Office
3 8 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.29%) MS Project
5 2 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.39%) Sage 200
4 3 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.29%) Epicor Vantage
5 2 (0.19%) Sage 1000
6 1 (0.097%) Magento
6 1 (0.097%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.097%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 93 (9.02%) Office 365
2 75 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (3.10%) IaaS
4 20 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (1.94%) SaaS
5 19 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.29%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 309 (29.97%) Firewall
2 262 (25.41%) DNS
3 223 (21.63%) SAN
4 195 (18.91%) TCP/IP
5 170 (16.49%) DHCP
6 160 (15.52%) VPN
7 144 (13.97%) WAN
7 144 (13.97%) LAN
8 79 (7.66%) Wireless
9 75 (7.27%) VoIP
10 48 (4.66%) SSL
11 46 (4.46%) Network Security
12 45 (4.36%) VLAN
13 43 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
13 43 (4.17%) Internet
14 40 (3.88%) NAS
15 39 (3.78%) Wi-Fi
16 38 (3.69%) FTP
17 26 (2.52%) iSCSI
18 25 (2.42%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 300 (29.10%) SQL Server
2 80 (7.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 78 (7.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 45 (4.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 24 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (1.75%) Oracle Database
7 17 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (1.55%) MySQL
8 16 (1.55%) Relational Database
9 15 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (1.07%) RDBMS
12 10 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
13 8 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (0.48%) DTS
15 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 3 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
16 3 (0.29%) CorVu
16 3 (0.29%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 34 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (2.13%) MSI
3 15 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 8 (0.78%) Visual Studio
5 7 (0.68%) Metasploit
6 6 (0.58%) Eclipse
6 6 (0.58%) JUnit
7 4 (0.39%) MSBuild
8 3 (0.29%) NuGet
8 3 (0.29%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.19%) Ant
9 2 (0.19%) Subversion
9 2 (0.19%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.19%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.19%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.097%) Hudson
10 1 (0.097%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.097%) JMeter
10 1 (0.097%) CruiseControl
General
1 51 (4.95%) Finance
2 35 (3.39%) Telecoms
3 24 (2.33%) Marketing
4 15 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 9 (0.87%) Retail
6 7 (0.68%) Legal
7 6 (0.58%) Billing
8 5 (0.48%) Games
8 5 (0.48%) Electronics
9 4 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.29%) Military
10 3 (0.29%) Publishing
10 3 (0.29%) German Language
11 2 (0.19%) French Language
11 2 (0.19%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.19%) Automotive
12 1 (0.097%) Advertising
12 1 (0.097%) Front Office
12 1 (0.097%) Back Office
12 1 (0.097%) Banking
Job Titles
1 249 (24.15%) Support Engineer
2 137 (13.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 134 (13.00%) Analyst
4 127 (12.32%) 3rd Line Support
5 99 (9.60%) Support Analyst
6 81 (7.86%) 2nd Line Support
7 78 (7.57%) Consultant
8 75 (7.27%) Administrator
9 73 (7.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 72 (6.98%) IT Support
11 60 (5.82%) Server Engineer
12 49 (4.75%) Systems Administrator
13 45 (4.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 43 (4.17%) Team Leader
15 41 (3.98%) IT Support Engineer
16 37 (3.59%) Technical Support
17 33 (3.20%) Technical Consultant
18 30 (2.91%) 1st Line Support
19 29 (2.81%) Senior Analyst
20 28 (2.72%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (3.98%) .NET
2 35 (3.39%) Web Services
3 29 (2.81%) ASP.NET
4 19 (1.84%) WCF
5 16 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (1.45%) HTML
6 15 (1.45%) XML
6 15 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 11 (1.07%) REST
7 11 (1.07%) SOAP
8 8 (0.78%) CSS
8 8 (0.78%) jQuery
9 7 (0.68%) .NET Framework
9 7 (0.68%) COM
10 6 (0.58%) JSP
10 6 (0.58%) Application Packaging
11 5 (0.48%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 5 (0.48%) MSMQ
11 5 (0.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (0.39%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 77 (7.47%) Clustering
2 36 (3.49%) Replication
3 32 (3.10%) Blackberry
4 30 (2.91%) Thin Client
4 30 (2.91%) Fat Client
5 19 (1.84%) Management Information System
6 18 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (1.36%) PKI
8 11 (1.07%) Computer Science
9 10 (0.97%) iPhone
10 9 (0.87%) EqualLogic
10 9 (0.87%) Client/Server
11 8 (0.78%) Open Source
12 5 (0.48%) iPad
12 5 (0.48%) Online Games
12 5 (0.48%) Statistics
13 4 (0.39%) Derivative
13 4 (0.39%) Biotechnology
13 4 (0.39%) LIMS
13 4 (0.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1031 (100.00%) Windows
2 856 (83.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 444 (43.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 192 (18.62%) Windows 7
5 163 (15.81%) Windows 8
6 133 (12.90%) Linux
7 130 (12.61%) Windows XP
8 57 (5.53%) Windows Vista
9 43 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 34 (3.30%) UNIX
11 24 (2.33%) CentOS
12 20 (1.94%) Android
13 17 (1.65%) Ubuntu
14 12 (1.16%) Debian
15 11 (1.07%) Windows Mobile
16 10 (0.97%) Windows 2000 Server
17 9 (0.87%) Windows Phone
17 9 (0.87%) SUSE
18 8 (0.78%) Mac OS X
19 7 (0.68%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (15.62%) ITIL
2 63 (6.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 49 (4.75%) Project Management
4 43 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 41 (3.98%) Change Management
6 35 (3.39%) Migration
7 34 (3.30%) Problem Management
8 33 (3.20%) Configuration Management
9 29 (2.81%) Change Control
10 28 (2.72%) PRINCE2
11 22 (2.13%) Kalman Filter
12 21 (2.04%) Workflow
13 20 (1.94%) Load Balancing
14 19 (1.84%) Time Management
14 19 (1.84%) Mobile Device Management
15 18 (1.75%) MVC
16 16 (1.55%) Scrum
16 16 (1.55%) Software Engineering
17 15 (1.45%) Requirements Management
17 15 (1.45%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 299 (29.00%) SQL
2 93 (9.02%) PowerShell
3 57 (5.53%) T-SQL
4 30 (2.91%) VBScript
5 28 (2.72%) VB
5 28 (2.72%) C#
6 18 (1.75%) Python
7 17 (1.65%) JavaScript
8 16 (1.55%) PL/SQL
9 14 (1.36%) Perl
9 14 (1.36%) VB.NET
10 13 (1.26%) Bash Shell
11 11 (1.07%) Shell Script
11 11 (1.07%) C
11 11 (1.07%) Java
12 9 (0.87%) PHP
12 9 (0.87%) Ruby
13 6 (0.58%) XQuery
14 2 (0.19%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 347 (33.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 256 (24.83%) MCSE
3 181 (17.56%) MCITP
4 148 (14.35%) MCSA
5 110 (10.67%) Cisco Certification
6 101 (9.80%) CCNA
7 98 (9.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 95 (9.21%) MCTS
9 80 (7.76%) MCP
10 76 (7.37%) Security Cleared
11 63 (6.11%) Degree
12 60 (5.82%) SC Cleared
13 46 (4.46%) CCNP
14 33 (3.20%) Citrix Certification
15 29 (2.81%) CCA
16 16 (1.55%) DV Cleared
17 13 (1.26%) VCAP
18 11 (1.07%) CEH
19 9 (0.87%) VCP5
20 8 (0.78%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (8.73%) SLA
2 27 (2.62%) PCI DSS
3 17 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.16%) ISO 9001
5 11 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (0.97%) QA
7 7 (0.68%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.29%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 579 (56.16%) Active Directory
2 340 (32.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 283 (27.45%) Hyper-V
4 67 (6.50%) XenApp
5 58 (5.63%) vSphere
6 54 (5.24%) VMware ESX
7 35 (3.39%) XenServer
8 34 (3.30%) XenDesktop
9 33 (3.20%) UAG
10 29 (2.81%) VMware ESXi
11 27 (2.62%) Terminal Server
12 19 (1.84%) Terminal Services
12 19 (1.84%) Forefront TMG
12 19 (1.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 17 (1.65%) VMware Server
14 12 (1.16%) Oracle RMAN
15 11 (1.07%) ISA Server
16 9 (0.87%) Nmap
16 9 (0.87%) Xen
17 7 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 142 (13.77%) SCCM
2 75 (7.27%) Backup Exec
3 56 (5.43%) SCOM
4 44 (4.27%) WSUS
4 44 (4.27%) Norton AntiVirus
5 28 (2.72%) SCVMM
6 27 (2.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 15 (1.45%) NetBackup
8 12 (1.16%) Puppet
9 10 (0.97%) SolarWinds Orion
9 10 (0.97%) Foglight
9 10 (0.97%) Nagios
10 9 (0.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 8 (0.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 8 (0.78%) HP SIM
11 8 (0.78%) Legato
12 7 (0.68%) Nessus
12 7 (0.68%) SCDPM
13 6 (0.58%) EMC NetWorker
14 4 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 601 (58.29%) Microsoft
2 548 (53.15%) VMware
3 285 (27.64%) Citrix
4 222 (21.53%) Cisco
5 154 (14.94%) HP
6 107 (10.38%) Symantec
7 85 (8.24%) Juniper
8 75 (7.27%) Veeam
9 73 (7.08%) Oracle
10 65 (6.30%) Dell
11 64 (6.21%) EMC
11 64 (6.21%) Apple
12 53 (5.14%) Red Hat
13 44 (4.27%) Meru Networks
14 30 (2.91%) SolarWinds
15 29 (2.81%) NetApp
16 25 (2.42%) CommVault
17 19 (1.84%) IBM
18 17 (1.65%) McAfee
19 15 (1.45%) F5
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