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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 120 193 220
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +27
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 139 42 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.21% 0.72% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.62% 2.54% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 123 33 9
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,986 £54,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -15.29%
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
1612 1652 1738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 25.67% 28.36% 30.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1380 1429 1500
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Wiltshire +35 46 £37,500 -9.47% 2
Dorset +5 28 £35,000 +30.23% 5
Gloucestershire 0 26 £30,500 -18.66% 4
Bristol +9 25 £40,000 +6.66% 18
Cornwall - 8 £22,500 - 1
Devon - 7 £18,000 - 3
Somerset +6 5 £18,000 -26.53% 4
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 276 (100.00%) Windows
2 225 (81.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 176 (63.77%) Microsoft
4 124 (44.93%) Active Directory
5 122 (44.20%) VMware
6 111 (40.22%) MS Exchange
7 101 (36.59%) MS Excel
8 87 (31.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 86 (31.16%) SQL Server
10 80 (28.99%) Firewall
11 77 (27.90%) Exchange Server 2010
12 73 (26.45%) Microsoft Certification
12 73 (26.45%) VMware Infrastructure
13 68 (24.64%) Citrix
14 59 (21.38%) Exchange Server 2013
15 58 (21.01%) TCP/IP
16 54 (19.57%) Hyper-V
17 52 (18.84%) SQL
17 52 (18.84%) SCCM
18 51 (18.48%) Windows 7
19 50 (18.12%) LAN
20 49 (17.75%) WAN
21 44 (15.94%) ITIL
21 44 (15.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 41 (14.86%) MCSE
22 41 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2007
23 39 (14.13%) Finance
23 39 (14.13%) SQL Server 2008
24 38 (13.77%) IIS
25 35 (12.68%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 111 (40.22%) MS Exchange
2 77 (27.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 59 (21.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 41 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 38 (13.77%) IIS
6 35 (12.68%) SharePoint
7 27 (9.78%) Lync
8 17 (6.16%) Exchange Server 2003
9 15 (5.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 14 (5.07%) SharePoint 2010
10 14 (5.07%) BizTalk Server
11 13 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2000
12 6 (2.17%) MS Project Server
12 6 (2.17%) NetWeaver
13 5 (1.81%) Lotus Domino
14 3 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.72%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.72%) CMS
15 2 (0.72%) Umbraco
16 1 (0.36%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 101 (36.59%) MS Excel
2 33 (11.96%) MS Office
3 9 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.81%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.36%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.36%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.71%) Office 365
2 9 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.09%) SaaS
4 2 (0.72%) IaaS
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (28.99%) Firewall
2 58 (21.01%) TCP/IP
3 50 (18.12%) LAN
4 49 (17.75%) WAN
5 35 (12.68%) SAN
6 29 (10.51%) DNS
7 28 (10.14%) DHCP
8 22 (7.97%) VPN
9 20 (7.25%) Internet
10 15 (5.43%) FTP
11 14 (5.07%) ADSL
12 13 (4.71%) VoIP
13 12 (4.35%) NetScaler
14 11 (3.99%) SMTP
15 10 (3.62%) Wireless
16 7 (2.54%) Network Security
16 7 (2.54%) MPLS
17 5 (1.81%) NAS
18 3 (1.09%) Unified Communications
18 3 (1.09%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (31.16%) SQL Server
2 39 (14.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (12.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (3.62%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.81%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.36%) MySQL
General
1 39 (14.13%) Finance
2 16 (5.80%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.26%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.17%) Advertising
5 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.72%) Back Office
6 1 (0.36%) Legal
6 1 (0.36%) Banking
6 1 (0.36%) Billing
Job Titles
1 62 (22.46%) Consultant
2 44 (15.94%) Analyst
3 40 (14.49%) Support Engineer
4 32 (11.59%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 31 (11.23%) Technical Support
6 27 (9.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 23 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
8 22 (7.97%) Technical Support Engineer
9 19 (6.88%) Support Analyst
10 18 (6.52%) Developer
10 18 (6.52%) Administrator
11 17 (6.16%) Technical Analyst
12 16 (5.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 16 (5.80%) IT Support
13 15 (5.43%) Systems Administrator
14 13 (4.71%) Wintel Consultant
15 12 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
16 11 (3.99%) Technical Support Analyst
17 10 (3.62%) .NET Developer
17 10 (3.62%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.97%) HTML
2 21 (7.61%) .NET
3 12 (4.35%) CSS
4 11 (3.99%) XML
4 11 (3.99%) ASP.NET
5 10 (3.62%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 6 (2.17%) SAP Basis
7 5 (1.81%) Application Packaging
7 5 (1.81%) SAP Smart Forms
8 4 (1.45%) COM
9 3 (1.09%) Web Services
10 1 (0.36%) Middleware
10 1 (0.36%) LAMP
10 1 (0.36%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.51%) Clustering
2 24 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (6.16%) Thin Client
3 17 (6.16%) Fat Client
4 15 (5.43%) Blackberry
5 11 (3.99%) Client/Server
6 10 (3.62%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.90%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.45%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.09%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.09%) Statistics
10 2 (0.72%) EPoS
10 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.72%) iPad
11 1 (0.36%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.36%) Open Source
11 1 (0.36%) Replication
11 1 (0.36%) CLARiiON
11 1 (0.36%) PMI
11 1 (0.36%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 276 (100.00%) Windows
2 225 (81.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 87 (31.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 51 (18.48%) Windows 7
5 31 (11.23%) Windows Vista
6 29 (10.51%) Windows 8
7 16 (5.80%) Windows XP
8 8 (2.90%) Windows NT
8 8 (2.90%) Linux
9 7 (2.54%) UNIX
10 3 (1.09%) AIX
10 3 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.36%) Solaris
11 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (15.94%) ITIL
2 30 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (7.61%) Migration
4 19 (6.88%) Project Management
5 13 (4.71%) Incident Management
5 13 (4.71%) Change Control
5 13 (4.71%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (4.35%) Performance Improvement
6 12 (4.35%) PRINCE2
7 11 (3.99%) Service Management
8 10 (3.62%) GAP Analysis
8 10 (3.62%) ETL
8 10 (3.62%) Mobile Application Development
9 8 (2.90%) Change Management
9 8 (2.90%) Time Management
9 8 (2.90%) CRM
10 7 (2.54%) Line Management
11 6 (2.17%) Coaching
11 6 (2.17%) Risk Management
11 6 (2.17%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 52 (18.84%) SQL
2 33 (11.96%) PowerShell
3 12 (4.35%) C#
4 11 (3.99%) JavaScript
5 10 (3.62%) XPath
5 10 (3.62%) XQuery
6 4 (1.45%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.45%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.09%) Java
8 1 (0.36%) VBScript
8 1 (0.36%) VB
8 1 (0.36%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 73 (26.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (15.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 41 (14.86%) MCSE
4 32 (11.59%) MCSA
5 31 (11.23%) MCP
6 29 (10.51%) CCA
6 29 (10.51%) Citrix Certification
7 27 (9.78%) MCITP
8 23 (8.33%) Degree
8 23 (8.33%) Security Cleared
9 19 (6.88%) SC Cleared
10 15 (5.43%) A+ Certification
11 14 (5.07%) Network+ Certification
12 12 (4.35%) VCP4
12 12 (4.35%) CCEE
12 12 (4.35%) VCP5
12 12 (4.35%) CCEA
13 10 (3.62%) DV Cleared
14 6 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
15 5 (1.81%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.25%) SLA
2 3 (1.09%) QA
3 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 124 (44.93%) Active Directory
2 73 (26.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (19.57%) Hyper-V
4 24 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
5 22 (7.97%) XenApp
6 18 (6.52%) VMware ESX
6 18 (6.52%) vSphere
7 15 (5.43%) XenDesktop
8 14 (5.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 9 (3.26%) vCloud
10 2 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.36%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 52 (18.84%) SCCM
2 28 (10.14%) SCOM
3 12 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 10 (3.62%) HP SIM
4 10 (3.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 9 (3.26%) HP Data Protector
5 9 (3.26%) NetBackup
6 7 (2.54%) WSUS
7 6 (2.17%) SCVMM
8 5 (1.81%) Backup Exec
9 4 (1.45%) SCDPM
9 4 (1.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 3 (1.09%) SCSM
10 3 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.72%) Windows Intune
11 2 (0.72%) SCOrch
12 1 (0.36%) BMC PATROL
12 1 (0.36%) MOM
Vendors
1 176 (63.77%) Microsoft
2 122 (44.20%) VMware
3 68 (24.64%) Citrix
4 20 (7.25%) HP
5 18 (6.52%) EMC
6 16 (5.80%) IBM
7 15 (5.43%) Cisco
8 12 (4.35%) AppSense
9 11 (3.99%) Symantec
10 10 (3.62%) Oracle
11 8 (2.90%) SAP
12 5 (1.81%) Dell
12 5 (1.81%) Avaya
12 5 (1.81%) Trustwave
12 5 (1.81%) CheckPoint
13 3 (1.09%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.09%) Apple
13 3 (1.09%) McAfee
13 3 (1.09%) Juniper
14 2 (0.72%) NetApp
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: Up to 55,000 + Benefits + Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Resource Management
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Microsoft Certs
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Poole
Modis International - London
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 11 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago