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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 63 144 178
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +34
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 242 84 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.27% 1.42% 0.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.01% 5.40% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 198 76 30
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
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
1727 1556 1465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.49% 26.22% 27.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1457 1365 1322
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Wiltshire +44 68 £37,000 -11.37% 11
Dorset +37 52 £35,000 - 5
Gloucestershire +16 47 £30,250 -21.42% 6
Bristol +14 32 £33,000 -10.20% 19
Cornwall - 25 £21,000 - 1
Somerset +21 22 £32,500 +8.33% 6
Devon -3 7 £23,750 +31.94% 4
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 391 (100.00%) Windows
2 318 (81.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 214 (54.73%) Microsoft
4 185 (47.31%) VMware
5 181 (46.29%) Active Directory
6 168 (42.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 161 (41.18%) MS Exchange
8 119 (30.43%) Citrix
9 112 (28.64%) MS Excel
10 111 (28.39%) Exchange Server 2010
11 108 (27.62%) Microsoft Certification
12 106 (27.11%) TCP/IP
13 105 (26.85%) Firewall
14 102 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
15 95 (24.30%) Hyper-V
16 93 (23.79%) DNS
17 83 (21.23%) DHCP
17 83 (21.23%) SCCM
18 81 (20.72%) WAN
19 79 (20.20%) LAN
20 77 (19.69%) SQL Server
20 77 (19.69%) Exchange Server 2013
21 74 (18.93%) SQL
22 73 (18.67%) MCSE
23 72 (18.41%) SAN
24 71 (18.16%) ITIL
25 66 (16.88%) Windows 7
26 54 (13.81%) Windows Vista
27 53 (13.55%) Exchange Server 2007
28 52 (13.30%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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
1 161 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 111 (28.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 77 (19.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 53 (13.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 50 (12.79%) IIS
6 33 (8.44%) SharePoint
7 24 (6.14%) Lync
8 13 (3.32%) Apache
9 12 (3.07%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (2.30%) WorkSite
12 8 (2.05%) IBM Notes
13 7 (1.79%) WebSphere
14 6 (1.53%) nginx
14 6 (1.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 5 (1.28%) CMS
15 5 (1.28%) Umbraco
16 2 (0.51%) MS Project Server
16 2 (0.51%) NetWeaver
17 1 (0.26%) JBoss
Applications
1 112 (28.64%) MS Excel
2 45 (11.51%) MS Office
3 2 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.51%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.65%) Office 365
2 9 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.26%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 106 (27.11%) TCP/IP
2 105 (26.85%) Firewall
3 93 (23.79%) DNS
4 83 (21.23%) DHCP
5 81 (20.72%) WAN
6 79 (20.20%) LAN
7 72 (18.41%) SAN
8 33 (8.44%) VPN
9 24 (6.14%) MPLS
10 23 (5.88%) Wireless
10 23 (5.88%) WLAN
11 18 (4.60%) ADSL
12 16 (4.09%) Internet
13 15 (3.84%) VoIP
14 14 (3.58%) VLAN
15 10 (2.56%) Network Security
16 8 (2.05%) SMTP
17 5 (1.28%) SNMP
18 4 (1.02%) FTP
18 4 (1.02%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (19.69%) SQL Server
2 39 (9.97%) SQL Server 2012
3 28 (7.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (3.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (3.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.53%) MySQL
8 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (1.53%) Hudson
1 6 (1.53%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.77%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.51%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.51%) Subversion
General
1 44 (11.25%) Finance
2 24 (6.14%) Advertising
3 15 (3.84%) Manufacturing
4 13 (3.32%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.30%) Law
6 6 (1.53%) Back Office
7 5 (1.28%) Marketing
8 3 (0.77%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.51%) French Language
9 2 (0.51%) Military
10 1 (0.26%) Billing
10 1 (0.26%) Banking
10 1 (0.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 87 (22.25%) Support Engineer
2 59 (15.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 51 (13.04%) Consultant
4 44 (11.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 41 (10.49%) Administrator
6 39 (9.97%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 34 (8.70%) Analyst
8 33 (8.44%) IT Support
9 30 (7.67%) Support Technician
10 24 (6.14%) IT Support Engineer
11 21 (5.37%) DBA
12 20 (5.12%) Systems Administrator
12 20 (5.12%) Server Administrator
13 19 (4.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 19 (4.86%) 2nd Line Support Technician
13 19 (4.86%) SQL DBA
14 18 (4.60%) Network Engineer
15 16 (4.09%) Support Analyst
16 15 (3.84%) 3rd Line Support
16 15 (3.84%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (6.39%) Web Services
2 23 (5.88%) .NET
3 7 (1.79%) ASP.NET
3 7 (1.79%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (1.53%) CSS
5 4 (1.02%) jQuery
5 4 (1.02%) COM
5 4 (1.02%) HTML
6 3 (0.77%) XML
7 2 (0.51%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.51%) Entity Framework
7 2 (0.51%) MSMQ
7 2 (0.51%) WAP
7 2 (0.51%) XSD
7 2 (0.51%) XSLT
7 2 (0.51%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (0.51%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.26%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.93%) Clustering
2 23 (5.88%) Fat Client
2 23 (5.88%) Thin Client
3 20 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (4.60%) Data Centre
5 17 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
6 12 (3.07%) Statistics
7 10 (2.56%) Blackberry
8 8 (2.05%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.79%) PKI
10 4 (1.02%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.02%) BYOD
11 3 (0.77%) Life Science
11 3 (0.77%) EqualLogic
12 2 (0.51%) iPhone
12 2 (0.51%) iPad
12 2 (0.51%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.51%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.51%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 391 (100.00%) Windows
2 318 (81.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 168 (42.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 66 (16.88%) Windows 7
5 54 (13.81%) Windows Vista
6 50 (12.79%) Windows 8
7 25 (6.39%) Linux
8 15 (3.84%) Windows XP
9 10 (2.56%) CentOS
9 10 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (2.30%) UNIX
11 7 (1.79%) Ubuntu
12 6 (1.53%) Debian
13 5 (1.28%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.51%) Android
15 1 (0.26%) Solaris
15 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (18.16%) ITIL
2 28 (7.16%) Migration
3 21 (5.37%) Project Management
3 21 (5.37%) Service Delivery
4 18 (4.60%) Workflow
5 16 (4.09%) Software Deployment
6 14 (3.58%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (3.32%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (3.32%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (3.07%) Mentoring
8 12 (3.07%) Performance Improvement
8 12 (3.07%) Service Management
8 12 (3.07%) Configuration Management
9 11 (2.81%) Line Management
10 10 (2.56%) Load Balancing
11 9 (2.30%) ETL
11 9 (2.30%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (2.05%) Database Tuning
12 8 (2.05%) Change Control
12 8 (2.05%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (18.93%) SQL
2 31 (7.93%) PowerShell
3 12 (3.07%) PHP
4 9 (2.30%) Perl
4 9 (2.30%) Python
5 8 (2.05%) Ruby
5 8 (2.05%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.05%) C#
6 7 (1.79%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.77%) C++
8 2 (0.51%) VBScript
8 2 (0.51%) Java
8 2 (0.51%) C
Qualifications
1 108 (27.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 73 (18.67%) MCSE
3 46 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 43 (11.00%) MCSA
5 38 (9.72%) CCA
5 38 (9.72%) Citrix Certification
6 34 (8.70%) Security Cleared
7 32 (8.18%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (8.18%) MCITP
8 31 (7.93%) CCNA
9 22 (5.63%) Degree
10 21 (5.37%) SC Cleared
11 19 (4.86%) Network+ Certification
11 19 (4.86%) A+ Certification
12 16 (4.09%) MCP
13 12 (3.07%) CCEE
13 12 (3.07%) CCEA
14 11 (2.81%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (1.53%) DV Cleared
15 6 (1.53%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (9.46%) SLA
2 3 (0.77%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.51%) QA
3 2 (0.51%) DO-178B
System Software
1 181 (46.29%) Active Directory
2 102 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 95 (24.30%) Hyper-V
4 40 (10.23%) XenApp
5 34 (8.70%) vSphere
6 12 (3.07%) XenServer
7 11 (2.81%) XenDesktop
7 11 (2.81%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (2.56%) VMware ESX
9 9 (2.30%) Terminal Services
10 6 (1.53%) vCloud
10 6 (1.53%) Samba
11 4 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.77%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.77%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.51%) Postfix
13 2 (0.51%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.26%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 83 (21.23%) SCCM
2 40 (10.23%) SCOM
3 18 (4.60%) NetBackup
4 12 (3.07%) HP Data Protector
5 10 (2.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 8 (2.05%) HP SIM
6 8 (2.05%) SCVMM
6 8 (2.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 8 (2.05%) SCDPM
7 7 (1.79%) Backup Exec
8 6 (1.53%) Puppet
8 6 (1.53%) Ansible
8 6 (1.53%) Salt
8 6 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (1.28%) Windows Intune
10 3 (0.77%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.77%) WSUS
11 2 (0.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (0.51%) SCSM
11 2 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 214 (54.73%) Microsoft
2 185 (47.31%) VMware
3 119 (30.43%) Citrix
4 52 (13.30%) Cisco
5 33 (8.44%) HP
6 29 (7.42%) Symantec
7 15 (3.84%) Juniper
7 15 (3.84%) Dell
8 14 (3.58%) EMC
9 13 (3.32%) SonicWALL
10 12 (3.07%) AppSense
11 10 (2.56%) MobileIron
12 9 (2.30%) Lotus
12 9 (2.30%) 3PAR
13 8 (2.05%) Hummingbird
13 8 (2.05%) OpenText
13 8 (2.05%) Meridio
14 7 (1.79%) Oracle
14 7 (1.79%) Cyber-Ark
15 6 (1.53%) Hitachi
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