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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 108 173 215
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +42
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 142 47 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.38% 0.85% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.27% 3.03% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 136 36 14
Average salary £35,000 £39,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.82% -7.64%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.36% -14.11%
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
1531 1550 1797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 25.64% 27.99% 31.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1350 1321 1536
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +38 45 £37,000 -19.43% 4
Dorset +2 34 £35,000 +30.84% 10
Gloucestershire +1 24 £31,250 -21.87% 5
Bristol +4 18 £42,500 +4.93% 12
Cornwall - 11 £35,000 - 2
Devon - 8 £17,500 -
Somerset +14 5 £30,000 +49.55% 2
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 273 (100.00%) Windows
2 218 (79.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 170 (62.27%) Microsoft
4 131 (47.99%) VMware
5 118 (43.22%) Active Directory
6 114 (41.76%) MS Exchange
7 89 (32.60%) MS Excel
7 89 (32.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 82 (30.04%) Firewall
9 81 (29.67%) SQL Server
9 81 (29.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 77 (28.21%) Citrix
10 77 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
11 76 (27.84%) Exchange Server 2010
12 64 (23.44%) Hyper-V
13 63 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
14 59 (21.61%) TCP/IP
14 59 (21.61%) SCCM
15 56 (20.51%) SQL
16 52 (19.05%) WAN
17 50 (18.32%) ITIL
18 49 (17.95%) LAN
18 49 (17.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 47 (17.22%) Windows 7
20 45 (16.48%) SQL Server 2012
20 45 (16.48%) MCSE
21 44 (16.12%) Exchange Server 2007
22 43 (15.75%) DNS
23 42 (15.38%) SAN
24 40 (14.65%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 114 (41.76%) MS Exchange
2 76 (27.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 63 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 44 (16.12%) Exchange Server 2007
5 34 (12.45%) SharePoint
6 32 (11.72%) IIS
7 27 (9.89%) Lync
8 18 (6.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 16 (5.86%) Exchange Server 2003
10 13 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2000
11 11 (4.03%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (2.56%) NetWeaver
13 5 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (1.83%) Lotus Domino
14 4 (1.47%) CMS
14 4 (1.47%) Umbraco
14 4 (1.47%) MS Project Server
15 3 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
16 1 (0.37%) Office Communications Server
16 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 89 (32.60%) MS Excel
2 30 (10.99%) MS Office
3 7 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.37%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.49%) Office 365
2 10 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.10%) SaaS
4 2 (0.73%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (30.04%) Firewall
2 59 (21.61%) TCP/IP
3 52 (19.05%) WAN
4 49 (17.95%) LAN
5 43 (15.75%) DNS
6 42 (15.38%) SAN
7 38 (13.92%) DHCP
8 22 (8.06%) VPN
9 17 (6.23%) VoIP
10 15 (5.49%) Wireless
11 14 (5.13%) ADSL
12 12 (4.40%) NetScaler
13 10 (3.66%) Network Security
14 9 (3.30%) Internet
14 9 (3.30%) FTP
15 7 (2.56%) MPLS
16 5 (1.83%) NAS
17 4 (1.47%) VLAN
18 3 (1.10%) iSCSI
18 3 (1.10%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (29.67%) SQL Server
2 45 (16.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 40 (14.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.83%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.73%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (12.82%) Finance
2 11 (4.03%) Manufacturing
3 9 (3.30%) Advertising
3 9 (3.30%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.73%) Back Office
5 1 (0.37%) Legal
5 1 (0.37%) Banking
5 1 (0.37%) Billing
Job Titles
1 61 (22.34%) Consultant
2 39 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 38 (13.92%) Analyst
4 33 (12.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 32 (11.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 25 (9.16%) Administrator
7 24 (8.79%) Technical Support
8 20 (7.33%) Systems Administrator
9 19 (6.96%) Support Analyst
10 18 (6.59%) DBA
10 18 (6.59%) Technical Analyst
10 18 (6.59%) SQL DBA
10 18 (6.59%) Technical Engineer
11 17 (6.23%) Technical Support Engineer
12 13 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 13 (4.76%) IT Support
12 13 (4.76%) Wintel Consultant
13 12 (4.40%) Developer
14 11 (4.03%) Technical Support Analyst
15 10 (3.66%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.59%) .NET
2 15 (5.49%) HTML
3 7 (2.56%) SAP Basis
4 5 (1.83%) SAP Smart Forms
4 5 (1.83%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.83%) CSS
5 4 (1.47%) COM
6 3 (1.10%) Web Services
6 3 (1.10%) jQuery
7 2 (0.73%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 2 (0.73%) Application Packaging
7 2 (0.73%) XML
8 1 (0.37%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.89%) Clustering
2 24 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (6.59%) Thin Client
3 18 (6.59%) Blackberry
3 18 (6.59%) Fat Client
4 8 (2.93%) Statistics
4 8 (2.93%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.93%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.83%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.73%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.73%) PMI
6 2 (0.73%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.37%) Replication
7 1 (0.37%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.37%) EPoS
7 1 (0.37%) VLE
7 1 (0.37%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.37%) Open Source
7 1 (0.37%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 273 (100.00%) Windows
2 218 (79.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 89 (32.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 47 (17.22%) Windows 7
5 32 (11.72%) Windows Vista
6 24 (8.79%) Windows 8
7 14 (5.13%) Windows XP
8 8 (2.93%) Windows NT
9 7 (2.56%) Linux
10 4 (1.47%) UNIX
11 3 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.73%) AIX
13 1 (0.37%) Solaris
13 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (18.32%) ITIL
2 31 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (7.33%) Project Management
4 17 (6.23%) Migration
5 14 (5.13%) Performance Improvement
5 14 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (4.76%) Change Control
7 12 (4.40%) Time Management
8 10 (3.66%) Change Management
8 10 (3.66%) GAP Analysis
8 10 (3.66%) PRINCE2
8 10 (3.66%) CRM
8 10 (3.66%) ETL
9 8 (2.93%) Service Management
9 8 (2.93%) Incident Management
9 8 (2.93%) Database Tuning
10 7 (2.56%) Data Protection
10 7 (2.56%) Line Management
11 6 (2.20%) Coaching
11 6 (2.20%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (20.51%) SQL
2 32 (11.72%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.20%) C#
4 5 (1.83%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.10%) Java
6 2 (0.73%) XQuery
6 2 (0.73%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.73%) XPath
6 2 (0.73%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.37%) VBScript
7 1 (0.37%) VB
7 1 (0.37%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 77 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (17.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 45 (16.48%) MCSE
4 33 (12.09%) MCSA
5 32 (11.72%) CCA
5 32 (11.72%) Citrix Certification
6 31 (11.36%) MCP
7 30 (10.99%) MCITP
8 28 (10.26%) Security Cleared
9 27 (9.89%) Degree
10 24 (8.79%) SC Cleared
11 14 (5.13%) A+ Certification
12 13 (4.76%) DV Cleared
12 13 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
13 12 (4.40%) VCP4
13 12 (4.40%) CCEE
13 12 (4.40%) VCP5
13 12 (4.40%) CCEA
14 9 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (2.93%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.26%) SLA
2 4 (1.47%) QA
3 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 118 (43.22%) Active Directory
2 81 (29.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (23.44%) Hyper-V
4 27 (9.89%) VMware ESXi
5 25 (9.16%) XenApp
6 21 (7.69%) vSphere
7 20 (7.33%) VMware ESX
8 18 (6.59%) XenDesktop
9 14 (5.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 12 (4.40%) vCloud
11 3 (1.10%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (1.10%) Terminal Services
11 3 (1.10%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 59 (21.61%) SCCM
2 34 (12.45%) SCOM
3 13 (4.76%) HP SIM
3 13 (4.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 12 (4.40%) HP Data Protector
4 12 (4.40%) NetBackup
5 8 (2.93%) SCVMM
6 6 (2.20%) SCDPM
7 5 (1.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 5 (1.83%) Backup Exec
7 5 (1.83%) WSUS
8 4 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (1.10%) SCSM
10 2 (0.73%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.73%) Windows Intune
11 1 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.37%) BMC PATROL
11 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.37%) MOM
Vendors
1 170 (62.27%) Microsoft
2 131 (47.99%) VMware
3 77 (28.21%) Citrix
4 20 (7.33%) HP
4 20 (7.33%) Cisco
5 15 (5.49%) EMC
6 14 (5.13%) Symantec
7 12 (4.40%) AppSense
8 10 (3.66%) Oracle
9 9 (3.30%) SAP
10 7 (2.56%) IBM
11 5 (1.83%) Dell
11 5 (1.83%) Avaya
11 5 (1.83%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.10%) Trustwave
12 3 (1.10%) Juniper
12 3 (1.10%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.73%) Apple
13 2 (0.73%) WatchGuard
13 2 (0.73%) SonicWALL
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Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
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Cornwall
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