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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 127 192 215
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +23
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 131 28 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.06% 0.53% 0.073%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.89% 1.82% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 113 19 4
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.25%
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
1660 1539 1635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 26.13% 28.89% 29.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1394 1350 1422
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 24 October 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 October 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
Bristol +30 37 £35,000 -6.66% 17
Wiltshire +18 27 £31,000 -0.80% 3
Gloucestershire +6 19 £33,500 +31.37% 10
Somerset +6 19 £27,000 +10.20% 9
Dorset +1 16 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Cornwall - 11 £22,500 - 1
Devon - 3 £18,000 -
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 275 (100.00%) Windows
2 232 (84.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 161 (58.55%) Microsoft
4 122 (44.36%) MS Exchange
5 118 (42.91%) Active Directory
6 115 (41.82%) VMware
7 100 (36.36%) MS Excel
8 99 (36.00%) SQL Server
9 84 (30.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 83 (30.18%) Exchange Server 2010
11 81 (29.45%) Firewall
12 76 (27.64%) VMware Infrastructure
13 65 (23.64%) Microsoft Certification
14 64 (23.27%) Exchange Server 2013
15 59 (21.45%) TCP/IP
16 58 (21.09%) Windows 7
17 57 (20.73%) Citrix
17 57 (20.73%) SQL
18 47 (17.09%) Exchange Server 2007
19 45 (16.36%) SQL Server 2008
19 45 (16.36%) Hyper-V
19 45 (16.36%) Windows 8
20 40 (14.55%) IIS
21 38 (13.82%) LAN
21 38 (13.82%) WAN
22 37 (13.45%) SharePoint
22 37 (13.45%) Finance
22 37 (13.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
23 35 (12.73%) Disaster Recovery
23 35 (12.73%) Windows Vista

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 122 (44.36%) MS Exchange
2 83 (30.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 64 (23.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 47 (17.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 40 (14.55%) IIS
6 37 (13.45%) SharePoint
7 22 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 19 (6.91%) Lync
9 17 (6.18%) SharePoint 2010
10 16 (5.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 15 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2000
12 11 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (2.55%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (1.82%) MS Project Server
14 5 (1.82%) Lotus Domino
15 3 (1.09%) IBM Notes
16 1 (0.36%) Alfresco
16 1 (0.36%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 100 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 31 (11.27%) MS Office
3 7 (2.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.09%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.36%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.36%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.73%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.00%) Office 365
2 2 (0.73%) IaaS
2 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (29.45%) Firewall
2 59 (21.45%) TCP/IP
3 38 (13.82%) LAN
3 38 (13.82%) WAN
4 29 (10.55%) VPN
5 26 (9.45%) SAN
6 20 (7.27%) Internet
7 19 (6.91%) SMTP
8 18 (6.55%) FTP
9 16 (5.82%) DNS
10 15 (5.45%) DHCP
11 12 (4.36%) ADSL
12 8 (2.91%) VoIP
12 8 (2.91%) Network Security
13 6 (2.18%) NetScaler
13 6 (2.18%) Wireless
13 6 (2.18%) Ethernet
14 5 (1.82%) MPLS
14 5 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
15 4 (1.45%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 45 (16.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (11.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (6.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (6.55%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.18%) MySQL
7 5 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.73%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.36%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 37 (13.45%) Finance
2 25 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.91%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.82%) Advertising
5 3 (1.09%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.36%) Publishing
6 1 (0.36%) Banking
6 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (21.09%) Consultant
2 46 (16.73%) Support Engineer
3 34 (12.36%) Technical Support
3 34 (12.36%) Analyst
3 34 (12.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 26 (9.45%) Technical Engineer
5 25 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
5 25 (9.09%) Developer
6 24 (8.73%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 19 (6.91%) IT Support
7 19 (6.91%) Software Developer
7 19 (6.91%) Help Desk Support
8 18 (6.55%) .NET Developer
8 18 (6.55%) .NET Software Developer
8 18 (6.55%) Help Desk Engineer
9 17 (6.18%) Help Desk Support Engineer
10 15 (5.45%) Support Analyst
10 15 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support
11 14 (5.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 14 (5.09%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.09%) .NET
2 24 (8.73%) HTML
3 19 (6.91%) CSS
3 19 (6.91%) XML
4 18 (6.55%) ASP.NET
4 18 (6.55%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 6 (2.18%) LAMP
6 5 (1.82%) Application Packaging
7 4 (1.45%) Web Services
8 2 (0.73%) COM
8 2 (0.73%) JSON
9 1 (0.36%) Silverlight
9 1 (0.36%) Ajax
9 1 (0.36%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.00%) Clustering
2 18 (6.55%) Client/Server
2 18 (6.55%) Mobile App
3 17 (6.18%) Fat Client
3 17 (6.18%) Thin Client
4 16 (5.82%) Blackberry
5 14 (5.09%) Mathematics
6 10 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.45%) Open Source
7 4 (1.45%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.09%) iPad
9 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.73%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.73%) EPoS
9 2 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.36%) PMI
10 1 (0.36%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.36%) Replication
10 1 (0.36%) CLARiiON
10 1 (0.36%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 275 (100.00%) Windows
2 232 (84.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 84 (30.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 58 (21.09%) Windows 7
5 45 (16.36%) Windows 8
6 35 (12.73%) Windows Vista
7 23 (8.36%) Windows XP
8 17 (6.18%) Linux
9 9 (3.27%) UNIX
10 7 (2.55%) Windows NT
11 4 (1.45%) AIX
12 3 (1.09%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.73%) Debian
14 1 (0.36%) Solaris
14 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (12.73%) Disaster Recovery
2 32 (11.64%) ITIL
3 21 (7.64%) Migration
4 18 (6.55%) Mobile Application Development
5 15 (5.45%) Change Control
6 12 (4.36%) PRINCE2
6 12 (4.36%) Project Management
7 9 (3.27%) ETL
7 9 (3.27%) GAP Analysis
8 8 (2.91%) Incident Management
9 7 (2.55%) Time Management
10 6 (2.18%) Asset Management
10 6 (2.18%) Risk Management
10 6 (2.18%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (2.18%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (2.18%) Mentoring
10 6 (2.18%) Coaching
11 5 (1.82%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (1.82%) Performance Improvement
11 5 (1.82%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (20.73%) SQL
2 32 (11.64%) PowerShell
3 20 (7.27%) JavaScript
4 18 (6.55%) C#
4 18 (6.55%) XQuery
4 18 (6.55%) XPath
5 6 (2.18%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.45%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.73%) Python
7 2 (0.73%) C
8 1 (0.36%) Java
Qualifications
1 65 (23.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (13.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 33 (12.00%) MCSE
4 27 (9.82%) MCP
5 24 (8.73%) MCITP
5 24 (8.73%) Degree
6 22 (8.00%) MCSA
6 22 (8.00%) CCA
6 22 (8.00%) Citrix Certification
7 16 (5.82%) Security Cleared
8 15 (5.45%) A+ Certification
9 14 (5.09%) Network+ Certification
10 11 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (3.64%) CCNA
12 9 (3.27%) SC Cleared
13 5 (1.82%) CCEA
13 5 (1.82%) VCP4
13 5 (1.82%) CCEE
13 5 (1.82%) VCP5
14 3 (1.09%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.00%) SLA
2 3 (1.09%) QA
3 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 118 (42.91%) Active Directory
2 76 (27.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (16.36%) Hyper-V
4 21 (7.64%) XenApp
5 17 (6.18%) VMware ESX
6 16 (5.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 12 (4.36%) vSphere
8 10 (3.64%) Terminal Services
9 9 (3.27%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (2.55%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.73%) Xen
12 1 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.36%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.36%) Firmware
12 1 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.36%) UAG
12 1 (0.36%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.36%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 32 (11.64%) SCCM
2 18 (6.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 15 (5.45%) SCOM
4 7 (2.55%) WSUS
5 4 (1.45%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.73%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.73%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.73%) Windows Intune
6 2 (0.73%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.73%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.73%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.73%) SCSM
7 1 (0.36%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.36%) MOM
7 1 (0.36%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.36%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 161 (58.55%) Microsoft
2 115 (41.82%) VMware
3 57 (20.73%) Citrix
4 27 (9.82%) Cisco
5 20 (7.27%) HP
6 17 (6.18%) IBM
7 13 (4.73%) EMC
8 6 (2.18%) AppSense
8 6 (2.18%) Dell
8 6 (2.18%) NetApp
9 5 (1.82%) Oracle
9 5 (1.82%) Symantec
9 5 (1.82%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.82%) Trustwave
10 4 (1.45%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.45%) WatchGuard
10 4 (1.45%) Avaya
11 3 (1.09%) Juniper
11 3 (1.09%) Lotus
11 3 (1.09%) Apple
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