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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 118 171 218
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +47
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 135 40 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.17% 0.79% 0.017%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.84% 2.70% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 121 22 1
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1722 1481 1744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.69% 29.11% 30.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1466 1297 1526
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
Bristol +18 32 £35,000 -33.33% 9
Wiltshire +30 28 £35,000 +27.27% 5
Somerset - 24 £27,000 - 11
Gloucestershire +13 21 £35,000 +27.27% 4
Dorset -11 17 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Cornwall - 8 £25,000 -
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 253 (100.00%) Windows
2 225 (88.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 163 (64.43%) Microsoft
4 113 (44.66%) Active Directory
5 112 (44.27%) MS Exchange
6 111 (43.87%) VMware
7 104 (41.11%) MS Excel
8 88 (34.78%) SQL Server
9 81 (32.02%) Exchange Server 2010
10 77 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 74 (29.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 74 (29.25%) Firewall
12 58 (22.92%) Microsoft Certification
12 58 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2013
13 55 (21.74%) Citrix
13 55 (21.74%) TCP/IP
14 50 (19.76%) SQL
15 47 (18.58%) Windows 7
16 45 (17.79%) IIS
17 43 (17.00%) Exchange Server 2007
18 42 (16.60%) Windows 8
19 41 (16.21%) SQL Server 2008
19 41 (16.21%) SharePoint
20 39 (15.42%) Finance
21 38 (15.02%) Hyper-V
22 34 (13.44%) Windows Vista
22 34 (13.44%) MS Office
23 31 (12.25%) Disaster Recovery
23 31 (12.25%) MCSE
24 30 (11.86%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 112 (44.27%) MS Exchange
2 81 (32.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 58 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 45 (17.79%) IIS
5 43 (17.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 41 (16.21%) SharePoint
7 19 (7.51%) Exchange Server 2003
7 19 (7.51%) Lync
8 18 (7.11%) SharePoint 2010
9 12 (4.74%) BizTalk Server
9 12 (4.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 12 (4.74%) Exchange Server 2000
10 7 (2.77%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (1.98%) MS Project Server
11 5 (1.98%) Lotus Domino
12 3 (1.19%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.40%) Commerce Server
13 1 (0.40%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.40%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 104 (41.11%) MS Excel
2 34 (13.44%) MS Office
3 3 (1.19%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.40%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.79%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.49%) Office 365
2 3 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (29.25%) Firewall
2 55 (21.74%) TCP/IP
3 30 (11.86%) WAN
3 30 (11.86%) LAN
4 24 (9.49%) VPN
5 22 (8.70%) SMTP
6 21 (8.30%) FTP
7 20 (7.91%) Internet
8 17 (6.72%) SAN
8 17 (6.72%) DNS
9 15 (5.93%) DHCP
10 9 (3.56%) ADSL
11 8 (3.16%) VLAN
12 7 (2.77%) VoIP
12 7 (2.77%) Ethernet
13 6 (2.37%) Network Security
14 5 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
15 4 (1.58%) Wireless
15 4 (1.58%) IP Telephony
16 3 (1.19%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 41 (16.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (8.30%) Relational Database
5 20 (7.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.37%) MySQL
7 5 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.79%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.40%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 39 (15.42%) Finance
2 25 (9.88%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.98%) Advertising
4 3 (1.19%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.79%) Retail
6 1 (0.40%) Marketing
6 1 (0.40%) Publishing
6 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (19.37%) Consultant
2 43 (17.00%) Support Engineer
3 33 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 31 (12.25%) Technical Support
5 28 (11.07%) Analyst
6 23 (9.09%) Developer
7 22 (8.70%) Software Developer
7 22 (8.70%) Technical Engineer
8 21 (8.30%) .NET Developer
8 21 (8.30%) Technical Support Engineer
8 21 (8.30%) .NET Software Developer
9 20 (7.91%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 18 (7.11%) Help Desk Support
11 17 (6.72%) Help Desk Engineer
12 16 (6.32%) Help Desk Support Engineer
13 15 (5.93%) 3rd Line Support
14 13 (5.14%) Author
14 13 (5.14%) Technical Author
14 13 (5.14%) IT Support
15 12 (4.74%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (10.67%) HTML
2 22 (8.70%) .NET
2 22 (8.70%) CSS
2 22 (8.70%) XML
3 21 (8.30%) ASP.NET
3 21 (8.30%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 6 (2.37%) LAMP
5 5 (1.98%) Application Packaging
5 5 (1.98%) Web Services
6 2 (0.79%) Middleware
6 2 (0.79%) COM
6 2 (0.79%) JSON
7 1 (0.40%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.40%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.30%) Mobile App
2 19 (7.51%) Clustering
3 18 (7.11%) Fat Client
3 18 (7.11%) Thin Client
4 17 (6.72%) Client/Server
5 13 (5.14%) Mathematics
6 12 (4.74%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.98%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.58%) iPad
8 4 (1.58%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.19%) EPoS
9 3 (1.19%) Open Source
10 2 (0.79%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.79%) Firmware
10 2 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.40%) PMI
11 1 (0.40%) Replication
11 1 (0.40%) CLARiiON
11 1 (0.40%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 253 (100.00%) Windows
2 225 (88.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 74 (29.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 47 (18.58%) Windows 7
5 42 (16.60%) Windows 8
6 34 (13.44%) Windows Vista
7 24 (9.49%) Windows XP
8 21 (8.30%) Linux
9 12 (4.74%) UNIX
10 4 (1.58%) AIX
10 4 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.19%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.19%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.19%) CentOS
12 2 (0.79%) Solaris
12 2 (0.79%) Debian
13 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (12.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 28 (11.07%) ITIL
3 21 (8.30%) Mobile Application Development
4 20 (7.91%) Migration
5 12 (4.74%) Change Control
6 10 (3.95%) PRINCE2
6 10 (3.95%) Incident Management
7 9 (3.56%) Project Management
8 6 (2.37%) CRM
8 6 (2.37%) Asset Management
8 6 (2.37%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (2.37%) Software Deployment
8 6 (2.37%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (2.37%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (2.37%) Line Management
8 6 (2.37%) Mentoring
9 5 (1.98%) Performance Improvement
9 5 (1.98%) Time Management
9 5 (1.98%) Network Load Balancing
9 5 (1.98%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 50 (19.76%) SQL
2 25 (9.88%) PowerShell
3 23 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 21 (8.30%) C#
4 21 (8.30%) XQuery
4 21 (8.30%) XPath
5 6 (2.37%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.58%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.79%) C
7 2 (0.79%) Python
8 1 (0.40%) Java
8 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 58 (22.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (12.25%) MCSE
3 29 (11.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 27 (10.67%) Degree
5 26 (10.28%) MCITP
6 22 (8.70%) MCP
7 18 (7.11%) CCA
7 18 (7.11%) Citrix Certification
8 15 (5.93%) MCSA
9 12 (4.74%) A+ Certification
10 11 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (4.35%) Network+ Certification
10 11 (4.35%) Security Cleared
11 10 (3.95%) CCNA
12 7 (2.77%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.79%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.79%) MCTS
14 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.40%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.56%) SLA
System Software
1 113 (44.66%) Active Directory
2 77 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (15.02%) Hyper-V
4 20 (7.91%) XenApp
5 16 (6.32%) VMware ESX
6 14 (5.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 11 (4.35%) vSphere
7 11 (4.35%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.19%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.79%) Xen
10 1 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.40%) UAG
10 1 (0.40%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (8.70%) SCCM
2 21 (8.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (2.77%) SCOM
4 5 (1.98%) WSUS
5 4 (1.58%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.79%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Intune
7 1 (0.40%) MOM
Vendors
1 163 (64.43%) Microsoft
2 111 (43.87%) VMware
3 55 (21.74%) Citrix
4 27 (10.67%) Cisco
5 23 (9.09%) HP
6 17 (6.72%) IBM
7 8 (3.16%) EMC
8 7 (2.77%) NetApp
8 7 (2.77%) Dell
8 7 (2.77%) Red Hat
9 6 (2.37%) Trustwave
9 6 (2.37%) Oracle
10 4 (1.58%) CommVault
10 4 (1.58%) WatchGuard
10 4 (1.58%) Apple
11 3 (1.19%) Sophos
11 3 (1.19%) AppSense
11 3 (1.19%) Veeam
11 3 (1.19%) Lotus
12 2 (0.79%) Genesys
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