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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 65 118 167
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +49
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 257 119 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.33% 1.93% 0.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.85% 7.10% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 222 106 46
Average salary £32,000 £32,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.77% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,875 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.35% -7.00%
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
1856 1677 1411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.26% 27.18% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1571 1443 1287
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +46 87 £33,250 -5.00% 3
Dorset +33 54 £35,000 - 3
Gloucestershire +5 44 £31,000 -11.42% 7
Bristol -10 27 £27,500 -37.85% 5
Cornwall +12 24 £21,000 -6.66% 3
Somerset +16 22 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Devon -6 9 £23,750 +31.94% 5
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 427 (100.00%) Windows
2 341 (79.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 230 (53.86%) Microsoft
4 213 (49.88%) VMware
5 197 (46.14%) Active Directory
6 196 (45.90%) MS Exchange
7 193 (45.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 140 (32.79%) Exchange Server 2010
9 125 (29.27%) Firewall
10 122 (28.57%) Citrix
11 117 (27.40%) TCP/IP
12 113 (26.46%) MS Excel
13 109 (25.53%) Microsoft Certification
14 103 (24.12%) VMware Infrastructure
15 102 (23.89%) Hyper-V
16 101 (23.65%) DNS
17 93 (21.78%) DHCP
18 92 (21.55%) LAN
19 90 (21.08%) WAN
20 87 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2013
21 85 (19.91%) SCCM
22 84 (19.67%) Windows 7
23 82 (19.20%) SAN
24 79 (18.50%) ITIL
25 78 (18.27%) SQL Server
26 73 (17.10%) MCSE
27 72 (16.86%) Exchange Server 2007
28 71 (16.63%) SQL
29 62 (14.52%) Windows 8
30 58 (13.58%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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
1 196 (45.90%) MS Exchange
2 140 (32.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 87 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 72 (16.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 55 (12.88%) IIS
6 40 (9.37%) SharePoint
7 29 (6.79%) Lync
8 15 (3.51%) Apache
9 13 (3.04%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (2.11%) WorkSite
12 8 (1.87%) WebSphere
12 8 (1.87%) IBM Notes
13 6 (1.41%) Tomcat
13 6 (1.41%) nginx
14 5 (1.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.70%) CMS
15 3 (0.70%) Umbraco
15 3 (0.70%) JBoss
16 2 (0.47%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 113 (26.46%) MS Excel
2 47 (11.01%) MS Office
3 1 (0.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.47%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 30 (7.03%) Office 365
2 7 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.23%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 125 (29.27%) Firewall
2 117 (27.40%) TCP/IP
3 101 (23.65%) DNS
4 93 (21.78%) DHCP
5 92 (21.55%) LAN
6 90 (21.08%) WAN
7 82 (19.20%) SAN
8 45 (10.54%) VPN
9 31 (7.26%) WLAN
10 26 (6.09%) MPLS
11 23 (5.39%) Internet
11 23 (5.39%) ADSL
12 21 (4.92%) Wireless
13 17 (3.98%) VLAN
14 16 (3.75%) VoIP
15 12 (2.81%) Network Security
16 10 (2.34%) SMTP
17 8 (1.87%) FTP
18 5 (1.17%) SNMP
19 4 (0.94%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (18.27%) SQL Server
2 38 (8.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (3.98%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.64%) MySQL
7 5 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.94%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (0.94%) MS Access
9 3 (0.70%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (1.41%) Hudson
1 6 (1.41%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.70%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.47%) Subversion
3 2 (0.47%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.23%) PHPUnit
General
1 43 (10.07%) Finance
2 26 (6.09%) Advertising
3 18 (4.22%) Manufacturing
4 15 (3.51%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.04%) Marketing
6 10 (2.34%) Law
7 6 (1.41%) Back Office
8 5 (1.17%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.94%) Legal
10 2 (0.47%) French Language
10 2 (0.47%) Military
11 1 (0.23%) Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Billing
11 1 (0.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 102 (23.89%) Support Engineer
2 73 (17.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 54 (12.65%) 2nd Line Support
3 54 (12.65%) Consultant
4 43 (10.07%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 41 (9.60%) Support Technician
6 38 (8.90%) IT Support
7 37 (8.67%) Analyst
8 33 (7.73%) Administrator
9 26 (6.09%) IT Support Engineer
10 24 (5.62%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 22 (5.15%) 2nd Line Support Technician
12 21 (4.92%) Support Analyst
13 20 (4.68%) Server Administrator
14 18 (4.22%) Network Engineer
14 18 (4.22%) Team Leader
15 17 (3.98%) 3rd Line Support
16 16 (3.75%) Systems Engineer
16 16 (3.75%) Windows Administrator
17 15 (3.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (6.09%) Web Services
2 21 (4.92%) .NET
3 8 (1.87%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (1.41%) ASP.NET
4 6 (1.41%) CSS
5 4 (0.94%) HTML
5 4 (0.94%) COM
6 3 (0.70%) XML
6 3 (0.70%) jQuery
7 2 (0.47%) Entity Framework
7 2 (0.47%) Middleware
7 2 (0.47%) LAMP
7 2 (0.47%) SAP Basis
7 2 (0.47%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (0.47%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.47%) Silverlight
7 2 (0.47%) XSD
7 2 (0.47%) XSLT
7 2 (0.47%) MSMQ
7 2 (0.47%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.49%) Clustering
2 22 (5.15%) Data Centre
3 20 (4.68%) Thin Client
3 20 (4.68%) Fat Client
4 18 (4.22%) Video Conferencing
4 18 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (2.58%) Statistics
5 11 (2.58%) Blackberry
6 10 (2.34%) EqualLogic
7 8 (1.87%) PKI
8 6 (1.41%) BYOD
9 4 (0.94%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.94%) Life Science
9 4 (0.94%) Private Cloud
10 3 (0.70%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.47%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.47%) FMCG
11 2 (0.47%) iPhone
11 2 (0.47%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.47%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 427 (100.00%) Windows
2 341 (79.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 193 (45.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 84 (19.67%) Windows 7
5 62 (14.52%) Windows 8
6 57 (13.35%) Windows Vista
7 32 (7.49%) Linux
8 18 (4.22%) Windows XP
9 12 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (2.58%) UNIX
11 10 (2.34%) CentOS
11 10 (2.34%) Ubuntu
12 6 (1.41%) Debian
13 5 (1.17%) Windows NT
14 4 (0.94%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.70%) Android
16 2 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.47%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (18.50%) ITIL
2 34 (7.96%) Migration
3 27 (6.32%) Project Management
4 25 (5.85%) Service Delivery
5 21 (4.92%) Software Deployment
6 19 (4.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 19 (4.45%) Workflow
7 15 (3.51%) Mentoring
8 14 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (3.28%) Line Management
9 12 (2.81%) Configuration Management
10 10 (2.34%) Change Control
10 10 (2.34%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (2.11%) Load Balancing
11 9 (2.11%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (2.11%) ETL
11 9 (2.11%) Service Management
12 8 (1.87%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (1.87%) Document Management
12 8 (1.87%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 71 (16.63%) SQL
2 33 (7.73%) PowerShell
3 13 (3.04%) PHP
4 9 (2.11%) Perl
4 9 (2.11%) Python
5 8 (1.87%) Ruby
5 8 (1.87%) JavaScript
6 7 (1.64%) Bash Shell
7 6 (1.41%) C#
8 3 (0.70%) C++
8 3 (0.70%) Java
9 2 (0.47%) C
9 2 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 109 (25.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 73 (17.10%) MCSE
3 50 (11.71%) MCSA
4 47 (11.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 41 (9.60%) Security Cleared
6 40 (9.37%) CCA
6 40 (9.37%) Citrix Certification
7 31 (7.26%) Cisco Certification
8 30 (7.03%) CCNA
9 25 (5.85%) MCITP
10 24 (5.62%) Network+ Certification
10 24 (5.62%) A+ Certification
11 20 (4.68%) SC Cleared
12 19 (4.45%) MCP
13 17 (3.98%) CCEA
13 17 (3.98%) CCEE
14 16 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
15 12 (2.81%) Degree
16 4 (0.94%) CCNP
17 2 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (10.07%) SLA
2 4 (0.94%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.47%) DO-178B
3 2 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 197 (46.14%) Active Directory
2 103 (24.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 102 (23.89%) Hyper-V
4 49 (11.48%) XenApp
5 38 (8.90%) vSphere
6 14 (3.28%) XenServer
7 12 (2.81%) XenDesktop
7 12 (2.81%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (2.58%) VMware ESX
9 8 (1.87%) Terminal Services
10 6 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (1.41%) Samba
11 4 (0.94%) VMware Server
12 3 (0.70%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.47%) Postfix
13 2 (0.47%) vCloud
14 1 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.23%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 85 (19.91%) SCCM
2 41 (9.60%) SCOM
3 23 (5.39%) NetBackup
4 13 (3.04%) HP Data Protector
5 12 (2.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 11 (2.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 11 (2.58%) HP SIM
7 7 (1.64%) Backup Exec
8 6 (1.41%) Puppet
8 6 (1.41%) SCDPM
8 6 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (1.41%) SCVMM
8 6 (1.41%) Ansible
8 6 (1.41%) Salt
9 5 (1.17%) Windows Intune
10 3 (0.70%) WSUS
10 3 (0.70%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.47%) SCSM
11 2 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.23%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 230 (53.86%) Microsoft
2 213 (49.88%) VMware
3 122 (28.57%) Citrix
4 58 (13.58%) Cisco
5 36 (8.43%) HP
6 34 (7.96%) Symantec
7 20 (4.68%) Dell
8 19 (4.45%) EMC
9 17 (3.98%) Juniper
9 17 (3.98%) AppSense
10 13 (3.04%) SonicWALL
10 13 (3.04%) MobileIron
11 9 (2.11%) 3PAR
11 9 (2.11%) Lotus
12 8 (1.87%) Meridio
12 8 (1.87%) Hummingbird
12 8 (1.87%) OpenText
12 8 (1.87%) Hitachi
12 8 (1.87%) NetApp
12 8 (1.87%) Oracle
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