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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England / South West
Rank 84 67 122
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +55
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 165 222 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.32% 4.05% 2.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.96% 13.41% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 152 214 130
Median salary £32,500 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,117 £21,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,581
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -0.22%

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
1182 1656 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 23.80% 30.20% 25.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1013 1501 1330
Median salary £35,094 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.41% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the South West region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset -3 51 £28,500 - 2
Gloucestershire -12 43 £35,000 -9.09% 5
Devon +11 26 £29,000 +5.45%
Bristol -13 21 £33,000 -5.71% 1
Wiltshire +8 20 £37,500 +3.44% 1
Somerset -4 4 £27,042 -9.86% 1
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 376 (100.00%) Windows
2 259 (68.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 253 (67.29%) Microsoft
4 251 (66.76%) Windows Server
5 211 (56.12%) Active Directory
6 210 (55.85%) VMware
7 195 (51.86%) MS Exchange
8 156 (41.49%) Exchange Server 2010
9 124 (32.98%) MS Excel
10 121 (32.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 106 (28.19%) Exchange Server 2013
12 104 (27.66%) ITIL
13 102 (27.13%) Office 365
14 95 (25.27%) Exchange Server 2007
15 94 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 90 (23.94%) Firewall
17 88 (23.40%) Hyper-V
18 87 (23.14%) Security Cleared
19 84 (22.34%) Cisco
20 78 (20.74%) Microsoft Certification
21 75 (19.95%) Citrix
22 71 (18.88%) SAN
23 70 (18.62%) WAN
24 68 (18.09%) SQL Server
25 63 (16.76%) Windows 7
26 61 (16.22%) LAN
27 60 (15.96%) VPN
28 59 (15.69%) MCSE
29 58 (15.43%) Windows 8
30 54 (14.36%) PowerShell

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 195 (51.86%) MS Exchange
2 156 (41.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 106 (28.19%) Exchange Server 2013
4 95 (25.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 35 (9.31%) IIS
6 12 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (2.93%) Skype for Business
8 10 (2.66%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.27%) Apache
11 1 (0.27%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.27%) JBoss
11 1 (0.27%) Mule
11 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 124 (32.98%) MS Excel
2 48 (12.77%) MS Office
3 8 (2.13%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.80%) HipChat
4 3 (0.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.06%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 2 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.27%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 102 (27.13%) Office 365
2 13 (3.46%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.33%) SaaS
5 3 (0.80%) IaaS
6 2 (0.53%) G Suite
7 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 90 (23.94%) Firewall
2 71 (18.88%) SAN
3 70 (18.62%) WAN
4 61 (16.22%) LAN
5 60 (15.96%) VPN
6 44 (11.70%) TCP/IP
7 32 (8.51%) VLAN
8 30 (7.98%) SMTP
9 26 (6.91%) DNS
10 21 (5.59%) NNTP
10 21 (5.59%) Wi-Fi
10 21 (5.59%) X.400
10 21 (5.59%) X.500
11 19 (5.05%) Remote Desktop
12 17 (4.52%) NAS
13 16 (4.26%) DHCP
13 16 (4.26%) VoIP
14 15 (3.99%) Cisco ASA
14 15 (3.99%) Ethernet
15 14 (3.72%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (18.09%) SQL Server
2 33 (8.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (7.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 23 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (3.72%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.80%) MySQL
9 2 (0.53%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (3.72%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.33%) JIRA
3 4 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.53%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.53%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.53%) PROIV
5 1 (0.27%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (3.46%) Advertising
2 7 (1.86%) Finance
3 3 (0.80%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.53%) Back Office
4 2 (0.53%) Electronics
4 2 (0.53%) Marketing
4 2 (0.53%) Retail
4 2 (0.53%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.27%) Automotive
5 1 (0.27%) French Language
5 1 (0.27%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 151 (40.16%) Support Engineer
2 79 (21.01%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 76 (20.21%) IT Support
4 69 (18.35%) 3rd Line Support
5 64 (17.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 50 (13.30%) IT Engineer
7 48 (12.77%) Analyst
7 48 (12.77%) Windows Engineer
8 40 (10.64%) IT Support Engineer
9 39 (10.37%) Server Engineer
10 38 (10.11%) 2nd Line Support
10 38 (10.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 32 (8.51%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 31 (8.24%) Windows Server Engineer
13 30 (7.98%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 26 (6.91%) Support Analyst
15 23 (6.12%) Support Technician
16 22 (5.85%) IT Technician
17 21 (5.59%) Consultant
17 21 (5.59%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.12%) XML
2 18 (4.79%) .NET
3 15 (3.99%) Web Services
4 13 (3.46%) .NET Framework
5 11 (2.93%) Middleware
6 6 (1.60%) HTML
6 6 (1.60%) Regular Expression
7 5 (1.33%) MAPI
8 3 (0.80%) CSS
9 2 (0.53%) 802.1X
9 2 (0.53%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.53%) AutoMapper
9 2 (0.53%) Entity Framework
9 2 (0.53%) jQuery
9 2 (0.53%) LINQ
10 1 (0.27%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (13.56%) Driving Licence
2 34 (9.04%) Clustering
3 31 (8.24%) Data Centre
4 20 (5.32%) Management Information System
5 14 (3.72%) Cybercrime
5 14 (3.72%) Replication
6 9 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (1.86%) iPad
8 6 (1.60%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.33%) EPoS
9 5 (1.33%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (0.80%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.80%) User Experience
11 2 (0.53%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (0.53%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.53%) iPhone
11 2 (0.53%) Mobile Computing
11 2 (0.53%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.53%) Robotics
11 2 (0.53%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 376 (100.00%) Windows
2 259 (68.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 251 (66.76%) Windows Server
4 121 (32.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 63 (16.76%) Windows 7
6 58 (15.43%) Windows 8
7 50 (13.30%) Linux
8 42 (11.17%) Windows 10
9 27 (7.18%) Windows XP
10 24 (6.38%) Unix
11 16 (4.26%) Windows Vista
12 15 (3.99%) CentOS
13 9 (2.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (2.13%) Solaris
15 6 (1.60%) Windows 2000
16 4 (1.06%) Mac OS X
16 4 (1.06%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.53%) AIX
17 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
18 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (27.66%) ITIL
2 26 (6.91%) Disaster Recovery
2 26 (6.91%) Service Delivery
3 25 (6.65%) Infrastructure Management
4 24 (6.38%) Project Management
5 21 (5.59%) High Availability
5 21 (5.59%) Migration
6 18 (4.79%) Patch Management
7 17 (4.52%) Load Balancing
8 15 (3.99%) Change Control
8 15 (3.99%) Information Security
9 13 (3.46%) Information Security Management
9 13 (3.46%) ISMS
9 13 (3.46%) Problem Management
9 13 (3.46%) Security Management
10 12 (3.19%) Mentoring
11 11 (2.93%) Application Packaging
11 11 (2.93%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (2.93%) Server Building
12 10 (2.66%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (14.36%) PowerShell
2 40 (10.64%) SQL
3 25 (6.65%) JavaScript
4 14 (3.72%) VB
4 14 (3.72%) VBScript
5 7 (1.86%) C#
6 3 (0.80%) VBA
7 2 (0.53%) Java
8 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.27%) C
8 1 (0.27%) PHP
8 1 (0.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 87 (23.14%) Security Cleared
2 78 (20.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 59 (15.69%) MCSE
4 51 (13.56%) Cisco Certification
5 48 (12.77%) CCNA
5 48 (12.77%) DV Cleared
6 44 (11.70%) SC Cleared
7 43 (11.44%) MCSA
8 41 (10.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 30 (7.98%) MCP
10 17 (4.52%) ITIL Certification
11 16 (4.26%) MCITP
12 10 (2.66%) CCIE
12 10 (2.66%) CCNP
12 10 (2.66%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (2.13%) A+ Certification
13 8 (2.13%) Degree
13 8 (2.13%) Network+ Certification
14 4 (1.06%) CCA
14 4 (1.06%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.65%) SLA
2 6 (1.60%) GPG13
3 2 (0.53%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 211 (56.12%) Active Directory
2 94 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (23.40%) Hyper-V
4 42 (11.17%) XenApp
5 37 (9.84%) XenDesktop
6 28 (7.45%) Terminal Services
7 14 (3.72%) Firmware
8 13 (3.46%) vSphere
9 12 (3.19%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (2.93%) VMware ESX
11 7 (1.86%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.80%) Xen
14 2 (0.53%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.53%) UAG
14 2 (0.53%) XenServer
15 1 (0.27%) Docker
15 1 (0.27%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 18 (4.79%) SCCM
2 15 (3.99%) SCOM
2 15 (3.99%) WSUS
3 13 (3.46%) Backup Exec
4 7 (1.86%) Microsoft Clustering
5 6 (1.60%) ArcSight ESM
6 5 (1.33%) Grafana
6 5 (1.33%) Graphite
6 5 (1.33%) HP SIM
6 5 (1.33%) Nagios
7 4 (1.06%) OpenView
8 3 (0.80%) AirWatch
8 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (0.80%) Puppet
9 2 (0.53%) Ansible
9 2 (0.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.27%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.27%) vMotion
Vendors
1 253 (67.29%) Microsoft
2 210 (55.85%) VMware
3 84 (22.34%) Cisco
4 75 (19.95%) Citrix
5 37 (9.84%) HP
6 30 (7.98%) Juniper
7 20 (5.32%) WatchGuard
8 19 (5.05%) Veeam
9 18 (4.79%) Dell
10 17 (4.52%) Red Hat
11 14 (3.72%) CommVault
11 14 (3.72%) Draytek
11 14 (3.72%) SonicWALL
12 12 (3.19%) Symantec
12 12 (3.19%) Veritas
13 11 (2.93%) ProCurve
14 10 (2.66%) CheckPoint
14 10 (2.66%) ZyXEL
15 8 (2.13%) F5
15 8 (2.13%) Oracle
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Bonus, Shares etc
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
The National Trust
Salary: £33,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum bonus,20days hols,career prog,MS tra
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
Mint
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Ives, Cambridgeshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dorset HealthCare NHS Foundation Trust
Salary: From £26,302 to £35,225 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Iress
Posted: 13 days ago