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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 69 119 182
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +63
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 231 135 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.06% 2.29% 0.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.18% 8.75% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 215 130 37
Average salary £30,250 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.57% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,500 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,878 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +5.36%
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
1752 1542 1516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.77% 26.19% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1550 1357 1296
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
Dorset +41 89 £28,500 -18.57% 6
Wiltshire +2 40 £35,500 -6.57% 11
Bristol +21 38 £34,250 -21.71% 8
Gloucestershire +12 35 £38,000 +21.60% 9
Devon +4 12 £27,500 +57.14% 1
Cornwall -3 9 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Somerset -6 7 £26,500 -24.82% 1
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 493 (100.00%) Windows
2 381 (77.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 292 (59.23%) Windows Server
4 268 (54.36%) Microsoft
5 265 (53.75%) Active Directory
6 255 (51.72%) VMware
7 240 (48.68%) MS Exchange
8 158 (32.05%) Exchange Server 2010
9 153 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
9 153 (31.03%) Firewall
10 129 (26.17%) Windows 7
11 120 (24.34%) Citrix
12 110 (22.31%) MS Excel
13 109 (22.11%) Windows Server 2003
14 107 (21.70%) SQL Server
15 99 (20.08%) ITIL
16 91 (18.46%) DNS
17 89 (18.05%) Hyper-V
18 87 (17.65%) XenApp
19 86 (17.44%) Security Cleared
20 85 (17.24%) SQL
21 83 (16.84%) Exchange Server 2007
22 81 (16.43%) Exchange Server 2013
23 80 (16.23%) DHCP
24 73 (14.81%) SCCM
25 71 (14.40%) Data Centre
26 70 (14.20%) SAN
27 69 (14.00%) LAN
27 69 (14.00%) VLAN
28 68 (13.79%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
1 240 (48.68%) MS Exchange
2 158 (32.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 83 (16.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 81 (16.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 64 (12.98%) IIS
6 61 (12.37%) Lync
7 27 (5.48%) Apache
7 27 (5.48%) SharePoint
8 10 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (1.62%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (1.62%) WebSphere
10 7 (1.42%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.01%) Office Communications Server
12 3 (0.61%) CMS
12 3 (0.61%) nginx
12 3 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.41%) JBoss
14 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 110 (22.31%) MS Excel
2 67 (13.59%) MS Office
3 3 (0.61%) HipChat
4 1 (0.20%) MS Project
4 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.62%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.20%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 51 (10.34%) Office 365
2 23 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.83%) PaaS
4 8 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.61%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.20%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 153 (31.03%) Firewall
2 91 (18.46%) DNS
3 80 (16.23%) DHCP
4 70 (14.20%) SAN
5 69 (14.00%) LAN
5 69 (14.00%) VLAN
6 55 (11.16%) VPN
7 48 (9.74%) TCP/IP
8 42 (8.52%) Internet
9 40 (8.11%) IPsec
9 40 (8.11%) WAN
10 25 (5.07%) Wi-Fi
11 20 (4.06%) VoIP
12 11 (2.23%) Remote Desktop
13 10 (2.03%) Network Security
14 9 (1.83%) SMTP
15 8 (1.62%) BGP
15 8 (1.62%) OSPF
16 7 (1.42%) Skype
16 7 (1.42%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (21.70%) SQL Server
2 42 (8.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 29 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (3.45%) MySQL
5 10 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.81%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.41%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.41%) FileMaker
11 1 (0.20%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (1.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (0.81%) JIRA
3 3 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.41%) Yeoman
General
1 33 (6.69%) Finance
2 28 (5.68%) Telecoms
3 18 (3.65%) Advertising
4 13 (2.64%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.83%) Marketing
6 6 (1.22%) Banking
6 6 (1.22%) Electronics
7 5 (1.01%) Back Office
8 3 (0.61%) Law
9 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.20%) Legal
9 1 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 142 (28.80%) Support Engineer
2 101 (20.49%) IT Support
3 73 (14.81%) IT Engineer
4 63 (12.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 48 (9.74%) 3rd Line Support
6 44 (8.92%) Systems Engineer
7 43 (8.72%) 2nd Line Support
8 42 (8.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 41 (8.32%) IT Support Engineer
10 40 (8.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 33 (6.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 32 (6.49%) Analyst
13 28 (5.68%) IT Technician
14 26 (5.27%) Administrator
15 24 (4.87%) Support Technician
16 23 (4.67%) Windows Engineer
17 22 (4.46%) IT Manager
18 20 (4.06%) Network Engineer
18 20 (4.06%) Service Desk Engineer
18 20 (4.06%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (7.91%) Web Services
2 16 (3.25%) .NET
3 11 (2.23%) LAMP
4 8 (1.62%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (0.81%) Middleware
6 3 (0.61%) HTML
6 3 (0.61%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (0.61%) XML
7 2 (0.41%) Ajax
7 2 (0.41%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.41%) CSS
7 2 (0.41%) jQuery
7 2 (0.41%) Silverlight
8 1 (0.20%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.20%) COM
8 1 (0.20%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 71 (14.40%) Data Centre
2 18 (3.65%) EqualLogic
3 16 (3.25%) Clustering
4 15 (3.04%) Driving Licence
5 14 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (2.64%) Digital Media
7 9 (1.83%) iPad
7 9 (1.83%) Mathematics
8 8 (1.62%) EPoS
8 8 (1.62%) PKI
8 8 (1.62%) User Experience
9 5 (1.01%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.01%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.01%) Private Cloud
10 4 (0.81%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
11 3 (0.61%) FMCG
11 3 (0.61%) Internet of Things
11 3 (0.61%) Replication
11 3 (0.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 493 (100.00%) Windows
2 381 (77.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 292 (59.23%) Windows Server
4 129 (26.17%) Windows 7
5 109 (22.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 68 (13.79%) Linux
7 43 (8.72%) Mac OS
8 42 (8.52%) Windows 8
9 40 (8.11%) Windows 10
10 21 (4.26%) Unix
11 12 (2.43%) CentOS
11 12 (2.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (2.43%) Windows XP
12 9 (1.83%) Apple iOS
12 9 (1.83%) Mac OS X
13 7 (1.42%) Debian
14 4 (0.81%) FreeNAS
14 4 (0.81%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.41%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (20.08%) ITIL
2 54 (10.95%) Migration
3 32 (6.49%) Mentoring
3 32 (6.49%) Project Management
4 27 (5.48%) Configuration Management
5 24 (4.87%) DevOps
6 21 (4.26%) Data Protection
7 19 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
7 19 (3.85%) Presales
8 16 (3.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (3.04%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (2.84%) Performance Monitoring
11 13 (2.64%) Time Management
12 11 (2.23%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (2.03%) Programme Management
14 9 (1.83%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (1.83%) Data Migration
15 8 (1.62%) Business Transformation
15 8 (1.62%) Database Tuning
15 8 (1.62%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (17.24%) SQL
2 33 (6.69%) PowerShell
3 16 (3.25%) Python
4 15 (3.04%) Perl
5 11 (2.23%) Java
6 10 (2.03%) C
7 9 (1.83%) PHP
8 8 (1.62%) C#
9 7 (1.42%) JavaScript
10 6 (1.22%) Bash Shell
10 6 (1.22%) VBScript
11 4 (0.81%) Ruby
12 3 (0.61%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.41%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 86 (17.44%) Security Cleared
2 63 (12.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (9.74%) MCSE
4 47 (9.53%) SC Cleared
5 41 (8.32%) MCSA
6 27 (5.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 24 (4.87%) DV Cleared
8 23 (4.67%) MCP
9 18 (3.65%) Citrix Certification
10 17 (3.45%) CCA
11 16 (3.25%) Degree
12 15 (3.04%) CCEA
12 15 (3.04%) CCEE
13 9 (1.83%) CCNA
13 9 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (1.22%) A+ Certification
14 6 (1.22%) Network+ Certification
15 4 (0.81%) MCITP
16 3 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
16 3 (0.61%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.68%) SLA
2 6 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.61%) QA
4 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 265 (53.75%) Active Directory
2 153 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (18.05%) Hyper-V
4 87 (17.65%) XenApp
5 34 (6.90%) vSphere
6 27 (5.48%) XenDesktop
7 16 (3.25%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (2.43%) VMware ESX
9 11 (2.23%) DFS Replication
10 10 (2.03%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (2.03%) Xen
11 6 (1.22%) Postfix
12 5 (1.01%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.61%) Dovecot
14 2 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.41%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.41%) KVM
15 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
15 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 73 (14.81%) SCCM
2 52 (10.55%) SCOM
3 18 (3.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 18 (3.65%) SCDPM
3 18 (3.65%) WSUS
4 16 (3.25%) SCVMM
5 12 (2.43%) SCOrch
6 9 (1.83%) Foglight
6 9 (1.83%) HP SIM
7 6 (1.22%) Backup Exec
7 6 (1.22%) SCSM
8 5 (1.01%) Cacti
8 5 (1.01%) HP Data Protector
8 5 (1.01%) NetBackup
8 5 (1.01%) Red Hat Satellite
8 5 (1.01%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 5 (1.01%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 4 (0.81%) OpenView
10 3 (0.61%) cPanel
10 3 (0.61%) Plesk
Vendors
1 268 (54.36%) Microsoft
2 255 (51.72%) VMware
3 120 (24.34%) Citrix
4 62 (12.58%) Cisco
5 41 (8.32%) HP
6 35 (7.10%) Dell
7 30 (6.09%) EMC
8 19 (3.85%) AppSense
9 17 (3.45%) Red Hat
10 16 (3.25%) Juniper
10 16 (3.25%) Veeam
11 14 (2.84%) NetApp
12 11 (2.23%) Apple
12 11 (2.23%) Palo Alto
13 9 (1.83%) Fortinet
13 9 (1.83%) Kaseya
13 9 (1.83%) Kaspersky
13 9 (1.83%) WatchGuard
14 6 (1.22%) Sophos
14 6 (1.22%) Symantec
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + £6k car allowance, 10% pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27500 - £33000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits - Dependant on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £29000 per annum + Company Vehicle
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £46000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum + pension, bonus,
Posted: 9 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care etc
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum + pension, bonus,
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Neptune
Salary: Competitive plus company benefits
Posted: 15 days ago