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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 75 164 207
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +43
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 216 56 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.49% 0.98% 0.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.88% 3.72% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 175 52 13
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £27,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
1818 1506 1538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.41% 26.35% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1491 1331 1355
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +17 55 £28,750 -28.12% 6
Dorset +14 44 £35,000 - 7
Wiltshire +32 41 £34,500 -18.82% 7
Bristol +23 33 £39,750 +4.60% 12
Cornwall - 26 £21,000 -
Somerset +25 18 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Devon -3 5 £30,000 +55.84% 2
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 358 (100.00%) Windows
2 285 (79.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 219 (61.17%) Microsoft
4 175 (48.88%) VMware
5 160 (44.69%) Active Directory
6 157 (43.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 142 (39.66%) MS Exchange
8 119 (33.24%) MS Excel
8 119 (33.24%) Citrix
9 107 (29.89%) Microsoft Certification
10 101 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
11 94 (26.26%) Exchange Server 2010
11 94 (26.26%) Firewall
12 81 (22.63%) Hyper-V
13 79 (22.07%) LAN
14 78 (21.79%) WAN
15 75 (20.95%) SCCM
16 74 (20.67%) TCP/IP
17 71 (19.83%) MCSE
18 68 (18.99%) SQL Server
18 68 (18.99%) DNS
19 67 (18.72%) Exchange Server 2013
20 65 (18.16%) SAN
20 65 (18.16%) ITIL
21 64 (17.88%) SQL
22 58 (16.20%) DHCP
23 57 (15.92%) Windows 7
24 48 (13.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 48 (13.41%) MS Office
24 48 (13.41%) Windows Vista

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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
1 142 (39.66%) MS Exchange
2 94 (26.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 67 (18.72%) Exchange Server 2013
4 44 (12.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 39 (10.89%) IIS
6 31 (8.66%) SharePoint
7 30 (8.38%) Lync
8 10 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (2.79%) Apache
9 8 (2.23%) NetWeaver
9 8 (2.23%) IBM Notes
9 8 (2.23%) WorkSite
10 6 (1.68%) nginx
11 5 (1.40%) Umbraco
11 5 (1.40%) CMS
11 5 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.56%) MS Project Server
14 1 (0.28%) GlassFish
14 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 119 (33.24%) MS Excel
2 48 (13.41%) MS Office
3 2 (0.56%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.56%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.98%) Office 365
2 12 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.56%) SaaS
4 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 94 (26.26%) Firewall
2 79 (22.07%) LAN
3 78 (21.79%) WAN
4 74 (20.67%) TCP/IP
5 68 (18.99%) DNS
6 65 (18.16%) SAN
7 58 (16.20%) DHCP
8 24 (6.70%) VPN
9 21 (5.87%) Wireless
9 21 (5.87%) MPLS
10 17 (4.75%) VoIP
10 17 (4.75%) ADSL
11 16 (4.47%) Internet
12 14 (3.91%) WLAN
13 10 (2.79%) VLAN
13 10 (2.79%) Network Security
14 9 (2.51%) FTP
15 7 (1.96%) NetScaler
16 4 (1.12%) SMTP
16 4 (1.12%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (18.99%) SQL Server
2 40 (11.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 29 (8.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (4.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (4.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (2.23%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.84%) MySQL
8 2 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (1.68%) Hudson
1 6 (1.68%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.56%) Subversion
3 2 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 36 (10.06%) Finance
2 23 (6.42%) Advertising
3 16 (4.47%) Manufacturing
4 8 (2.23%) Law
4 8 (2.23%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.12%) Back Office
6 3 (0.84%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.56%) Legal
7 2 (0.56%) Military
7 2 (0.56%) French Language
7 2 (0.56%) Billing
8 1 (0.28%) Marketing
8 1 (0.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 85 (23.74%) Support Engineer
2 51 (14.25%) Consultant
3 47 (13.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 39 (10.89%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 38 (10.61%) Analyst
6 34 (9.50%) 2nd Line Support
7 30 (8.38%) Administrator
8 28 (7.82%) IT Support
9 23 (6.42%) DBA
10 21 (5.87%) Systems Administrator
10 21 (5.87%) Support Technician
10 21 (5.87%) SQL DBA
11 20 (5.59%) IT Support Engineer
12 17 (4.75%) Support Analyst
12 17 (4.75%) 3rd Line Support
13 15 (4.19%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 13 (3.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 13 (3.63%) 2nd Line Support Technician
14 13 (3.63%) Network Engineer
14 13 (3.63%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (6.70%) .NET
2 9 (2.51%) HTML
2 9 (2.51%) Web Services
3 8 (2.23%) SAP Basis
4 7 (1.96%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.40%) CSS
5 5 (1.40%) SAP Smart Forms
6 4 (1.12%) jQuery
7 3 (0.84%) COM
7 3 (0.84%) XML
8 2 (0.56%) XSD
8 2 (0.56%) XSLT
8 2 (0.56%) MSMQ
8 2 (0.56%) WAP
8 2 (0.56%) Entity Framework
8 2 (0.56%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.70%) Clustering
3 22 (6.15%) Thin Client
3 22 (6.15%) Fat Client
4 12 (3.35%) Video Conferencing
5 8 (2.23%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.23%) Statistics
6 6 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (1.40%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.12%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.84%) EqualLogic
9 3 (0.84%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.84%) Life Science
10 2 (0.56%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.56%) iPhone
10 2 (0.56%) iPad
10 2 (0.56%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.28%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.28%) BYOD
11 1 (0.28%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 358 (100.00%) Windows
2 285 (79.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 157 (43.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 57 (15.92%) Windows 7
5 48 (13.41%) Windows Vista
6 43 (12.01%) Windows 8
7 20 (5.59%) Linux
8 14 (3.91%) Windows XP
9 10 (2.79%) CentOS
9 10 (2.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (1.96%) Ubuntu
10 7 (1.96%) UNIX
11 6 (1.68%) Debian
11 6 (1.68%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.28%) Android
13 1 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (18.16%) ITIL
2 23 (6.42%) Project Management
3 22 (6.15%) Migration
4 20 (5.59%) Performance Tuning
5 19 (5.31%) Service Delivery
6 18 (5.03%) Performance Improvement
7 14 (3.91%) Service Management
7 14 (3.91%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (3.35%) CRM
9 11 (3.07%) ETL
9 11 (3.07%) Configuration Management
10 10 (2.79%) Change Management
10 10 (2.79%) Load Balancing
11 9 (2.51%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (2.51%) Time Management
11 9 (2.51%) Mentoring
11 9 (2.51%) Incident Management
12 8 (2.23%) Process Management
12 8 (2.23%) Database Tuning
13 7 (1.96%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 64 (17.88%) SQL
2 18 (5.03%) PowerShell
3 10 (2.79%) PHP
4 8 (2.23%) C#
5 6 (1.68%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.68%) Perl
5 6 (1.68%) Python
5 6 (1.68%) Ruby
5 6 (1.68%) Bash Shell
6 3 (0.84%) C++
6 3 (0.84%) Java
7 2 (0.56%) C
8 1 (0.28%) VBScript
8 1 (0.28%) VB
8 1 (0.28%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 107 (29.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 71 (19.83%) MCSE
3 48 (13.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 43 (12.01%) MCSA
5 39 (10.89%) CCA
5 39 (10.89%) Citrix Certification
6 33 (9.22%) MCITP
7 31 (8.66%) Security Cleared
8 26 (7.26%) Cisco Certification
9 25 (6.98%) CCNA
10 24 (6.70%) SC Cleared
11 22 (6.15%) Degree
12 19 (5.31%) MCP
13 16 (4.47%) A+ Certification
13 16 (4.47%) Network+ Certification
14 14 (3.91%) CCEA
14 14 (3.91%) CCEE
15 11 (3.07%) DV Cleared
16 9 (2.51%) ITIL Certification
17 7 (1.96%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (9.50%) SLA
2 3 (0.84%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.56%) DO-178B
3 2 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 160 (44.69%) Active Directory
2 101 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (22.63%) Hyper-V
4 36 (10.06%) vSphere
5 33 (9.22%) XenApp
6 21 (5.87%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (5.03%) XenDesktop
8 11 (3.07%) vCloud
8 11 (3.07%) VMware ESX
9 9 (2.51%) Terminal Services
9 9 (2.51%) XenServer
10 6 (1.68%) Samba
11 3 (0.84%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.56%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.56%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.28%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.28%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 75 (20.95%) SCCM
2 27 (7.54%) SCOM
3 16 (4.47%) NetBackup
4 13 (3.63%) HP Data Protector
5 12 (3.35%) HP SIM
6 11 (3.07%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 8 (2.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 6 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (1.68%) Puppet
8 6 (1.68%) SCDPM
8 6 (1.68%) SCVMM
8 6 (1.68%) Backup Exec
8 6 (1.68%) Ansible
8 6 (1.68%) Salt
9 5 (1.40%) Windows Intune
10 4 (1.12%) WSUS
11 3 (0.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 3 (0.84%) SCSM
12 2 (0.56%) SCOrch
12 2 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 219 (61.17%) Microsoft
2 175 (48.88%) VMware
3 119 (33.24%) Citrix
4 44 (12.29%) Cisco
5 34 (9.50%) HP
6 25 (6.98%) Symantec
7 17 (4.75%) EMC
8 14 (3.91%) AppSense
9 11 (3.07%) Juniper
10 10 (2.79%) Dell
10 10 (2.79%) SAP
11 9 (2.51%) Lotus
11 9 (2.51%) 3PAR
12 8 (2.23%) MobileIron
12 8 (2.23%) Oracle
13 7 (1.96%) Meridio
13 7 (1.96%) Hummingbird
13 7 (1.96%) OpenText
13 7 (1.96%) SonicWALL
14 6 (1.68%) McAfee
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Salary: car, bonus, benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £33935 - £43361 per annum
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Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £22k - 24k per year + £1,500 training allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
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Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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