The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 97 173 205
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +32
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 158 51 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.64% 0.96% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.52% 3.52% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 140 46 16
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1659 1448 1624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.69% 27.13% 30.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1399 1275 1395
Average salary £35,750 £34,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.14% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,450
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the South West region.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in the South West

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in the South West

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 30 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
Gloucestershire +9 39 £31,500 -21.25% 6
Dorset +3 34 £35,000 +29.62% 10
Wiltshire +16 26 £38,000 -15.55% 10
Bristol +15 24 £42,500 -1.16% 7
Cornwall - 19 £21,000 - 4
Devon +10 8 £30,000 +55.84% 2
Somerset +9 7 £40,500 +19.11% 3
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 294 (100.00%) Windows
2 236 (80.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 179 (60.88%) Microsoft
4 144 (48.98%) VMware
5 137 (46.60%) Active Directory
6 117 (39.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 109 (37.07%) MS Exchange
8 101 (34.35%) Citrix
9 99 (33.67%) MS Excel
10 86 (29.25%) VMware Infrastructure
11 85 (28.91%) Microsoft Certification
12 83 (28.23%) Firewall
13 69 (23.47%) Exchange Server 2010
14 68 (23.13%) Hyper-V
15 66 (22.45%) LAN
15 66 (22.45%) WAN
16 65 (22.11%) SQL Server
17 61 (20.75%) DNS
17 61 (20.75%) SCCM
18 59 (20.07%) SQL
19 58 (19.73%) TCP/IP
19 58 (19.73%) SAN
20 56 (19.05%) MCSE
21 53 (18.03%) ITIL
22 52 (17.69%) DHCP
23 48 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2013
24 46 (15.65%) Windows 7
25 45 (15.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
26 42 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
27 37 (12.59%) CCA

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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
1 109 (37.07%) MS Exchange
2 69 (23.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 34 (11.56%) IIS
5 33 (11.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 29 (9.86%) Lync
7 22 (7.48%) SharePoint
8 9 (3.06%) Apache
9 8 (2.72%) NetWeaver
9 8 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (2.04%) nginx
10 6 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (1.70%) CMS
11 5 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (1.70%) Umbraco
11 5 (1.70%) WorkSite
12 2 (0.68%) MS Project Server
12 2 (0.68%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 99 (33.67%) MS Excel
2 35 (11.90%) MS Office
3 7 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.78%) Office 365
2 8 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.02%) SaaS
4 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 83 (28.23%) Firewall
2 66 (22.45%) LAN
2 66 (22.45%) WAN
3 61 (20.75%) DNS
4 58 (19.73%) TCP/IP
4 58 (19.73%) SAN
5 52 (17.69%) DHCP
6 17 (5.78%) VPN
6 17 (5.78%) Wireless
7 15 (5.10%) VoIP
8 14 (4.76%) Internet
9 12 (4.08%) NetScaler
9 12 (4.08%) ADSL
10 11 (3.74%) Network Security
11 9 (3.06%) VLAN
11 9 (3.06%) FTP
12 8 (2.72%) MPLS
13 5 (1.70%) WLAN
14 3 (1.02%) SMTP
14 3 (1.02%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (22.11%) SQL Server
2 42 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 36 (12.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.38%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.68%) MySQL
9 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (2.04%) Hudson
1 6 (2.04%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.68%) Subversion
3 2 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 35 (11.90%) Finance
2 18 (6.12%) Advertising
3 9 (3.06%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.70%) Law
6 3 (1.02%) Back Office
7 2 (0.68%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.68%) Legal
7 2 (0.68%) Banking
7 2 (0.68%) Billing
8 1 (0.34%) Military
Job Titles
1 57 (19.39%) Support Engineer
2 44 (14.97%) Consultant
3 36 (12.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 36 (12.24%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 33 (11.22%) Analyst
5 30 (10.20%) Administrator
6 25 (8.50%) IT Support
7 24 (8.16%) DBA
8 22 (7.48%) SQL DBA
9 21 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
10 20 (6.80%) 2nd Line Support
11 16 (5.44%) Support Analyst
12 13 (4.42%) 3rd Line Support
12 13 (4.42%) Technical Analyst
13 12 (4.08%) IT Support Engineer
13 12 (4.08%) Support Technician
14 11 (3.74%) Developer
14 11 (3.74%) SQL Server DBA
15 10 (3.40%) Senior DBA
15 10 (3.40%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.14%) .NET
2 9 (3.06%) HTML
3 8 (2.72%) SAP Basis
4 7 (2.38%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.70%) Web Services
5 5 (1.70%) SAP Smart Forms
6 4 (1.36%) jQuery
6 4 (1.36%) CSS
7 3 (1.02%) COM
7 3 (1.02%) XML
8 2 (0.68%) XSD
8 2 (0.68%) XSLT
8 2 (0.68%) MSMQ
8 2 (0.68%) Entity Framework
8 2 (0.68%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.68%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.16%) Clustering
2 21 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.46%) Thin Client
3 19 (6.46%) Fat Client
4 8 (2.72%) Statistics
4 8 (2.72%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.04%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.36%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.02%) EqualLogic
7 3 (1.02%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.68%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.68%) Open Source
8 2 (0.68%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.68%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.34%) iPad
9 1 (0.34%) iPhone
9 1 (0.34%) Life Science
9 1 (0.34%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 294 (100.00%) Windows
2 236 (80.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 117 (39.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 46 (15.65%) Windows 7
5 36 (12.24%) Windows 8
5 36 (12.24%) Windows Vista
6 17 (5.78%) Linux
7 16 (5.44%) Windows XP
8 9 (3.06%) CentOS
8 9 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (2.72%) UNIX
10 7 (2.38%) Ubuntu
11 6 (2.04%) Debian
12 5 (1.70%) Windows NT
13 3 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (18.03%) ITIL
2 20 (6.80%) Project Management
2 20 (6.80%) Performance Tuning
3 19 (6.46%) Performance Improvement
4 14 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (4.76%) Migration
5 12 (4.08%) Service Management
5 12 (4.08%) Service Delivery
6 11 (3.74%) Change Management
6 11 (3.74%) ETL
7 10 (3.40%) CRM
8 9 (3.06%) Configuration Management
8 9 (3.06%) Load Balancing
8 9 (3.06%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (3.06%) Time Management
9 8 (2.72%) Database Tuning
9 8 (2.72%) Incident Management
9 8 (2.72%) Process Management
10 7 (2.38%) Mentoring
11 6 (2.04%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 59 (20.07%) SQL
2 18 (6.12%) PowerShell
3 9 (3.06%) PHP
4 8 (2.72%) C#
5 6 (2.04%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.04%) Perl
5 6 (2.04%) Python
5 6 (2.04%) Ruby
5 6 (2.04%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.02%) C++
6 3 (1.02%) Java
7 1 (0.34%) VBScript
7 1 (0.34%) VB
7 1 (0.34%) ABAP
7 1 (0.34%) C
Qualifications
1 85 (28.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (19.05%) MCSE
3 45 (15.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 37 (12.59%) CCA
4 37 (12.59%) Citrix Certification
5 36 (12.24%) MCSA
6 30 (10.20%) MCITP
6 30 (10.20%) Security Cleared
7 26 (8.84%) SC Cleared
8 21 (7.14%) Degree
8 21 (7.14%) MCP
9 18 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (5.78%) CCNA
11 15 (5.10%) CCEA
11 15 (5.10%) CCEE
12 13 (4.42%) DV Cleared
13 12 (4.08%) VCP4
13 12 (4.08%) VCP5
14 11 (3.74%) Network+ Certification
14 11 (3.74%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (10.88%) SLA
2 4 (1.36%) QA
3 3 (1.02%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.68%) DO-178B
System Software
1 137 (46.60%) Active Directory
2 86 (29.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (23.13%) Hyper-V
4 31 (10.54%) vSphere
5 26 (8.84%) VMware ESXi
6 23 (7.82%) XenDesktop
7 22 (7.48%) XenApp
8 12 (4.08%) vCloud
9 8 (2.72%) VMware ESX
10 6 (2.04%) Samba
10 6 (2.04%) Terminal Services
11 3 (1.02%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.68%) XenServer
12 2 (0.68%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.68%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.34%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.34%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 61 (20.75%) SCCM
2 28 (9.52%) SCOM
3 14 (4.76%) NetBackup
4 13 (4.42%) HP SIM
4 13 (4.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 12 (4.08%) HP Data Protector
6 6 (2.04%) SCVMM
6 6 (2.04%) SCDPM
6 6 (2.04%) Puppet
6 6 (2.04%) Ansible
6 6 (2.04%) Salt
6 6 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (1.70%) Backup Exec
8 3 (1.02%) WSUS
8 3 (1.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.68%) SCSM
9 2 (0.68%) Windows Intune
9 2 (0.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 179 (60.88%) Microsoft
2 144 (48.98%) VMware
3 101 (34.35%) Citrix
4 25 (8.50%) HP
4 25 (8.50%) Cisco
5 19 (6.46%) Symantec
6 16 (5.44%) EMC
7 15 (5.10%) AppSense
8 10 (3.40%) SAP
9 8 (2.72%) Dell
10 7 (2.38%) Oracle
11 5 (1.70%) 3PAR
12 4 (1.36%) Avaya
12 4 (1.36%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.36%) Meridio
12 4 (1.36%) Hummingbird
12 4 (1.36%) OpenText
13 3 (1.02%) Veeam
13 3 (1.02%) Lotus
13 3 (1.02%) Sophos
Wiltshire/Somerset
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £3500 - £30000 per annum + Car Allowance + MS Certs + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
OXL Consulting
Salary: From £21,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
BAE Systems
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redruth
Pertemps ERP
Salary: 20-22k + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Information Technology Services
Salary: £22k - 24k per year + £1,500 training allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Laptop, Phone
Posted: 4 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + on call + certifications
Posted: 4 days ago
Cornwall
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + car, bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago