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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 69 101 152
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +51
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 217 142 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.72% 2.32% 1.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.12% 8.24% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 202 127 48
Average salary £31,500 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,400 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
1790 1723 1453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.65% 28.10% 27.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1543 1482 1297
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,600 £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 30 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 30 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 +40 81 £35,000 -
Dorset +33 45 £35,000 +4.47% 1
Gloucestershire -10 32 £33,000 -2.94% 6
Bristol -9 25 £37,500 - 8
Cornwall +5 16 £21,000 -11.57% 1
Somerset -3 15 £30,000 - 2
Devon -1 9 £23,750 +31.94% 3
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 434 (100.00%) Windows
2 348 (80.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 239 (55.07%) Microsoft
4 222 (51.15%) VMware
5 213 (49.08%) MS Exchange
6 207 (47.70%) Active Directory
7 199 (45.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 150 (34.56%) Exchange Server 2010
9 137 (31.57%) Firewall
10 121 (27.88%) Citrix
11 118 (27.19%) MS Excel
12 115 (26.50%) TCP/IP
13 109 (25.12%) DNS
13 109 (25.12%) Microsoft Certification
14 104 (23.96%) VMware Infrastructure
15 99 (22.81%) LAN
16 98 (22.58%) DHCP
16 98 (22.58%) Hyper-V
17 96 (22.12%) Windows 7
18 91 (20.97%) Exchange Server 2013
19 90 (20.74%) WAN
20 84 (19.35%) SCCM
21 81 (18.66%) Exchange Server 2007
22 80 (18.43%) SAN
23 76 (17.51%) ITIL
24 71 (16.36%) MCSE
25 62 (14.29%) SQL Server
25 62 (14.29%) Cisco
26 61 (14.06%) SQL
27 57 (13.13%) Windows 8

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

For the 6 months to 30 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
1 213 (49.08%) MS Exchange
2 150 (34.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 91 (20.97%) Exchange Server 2013
4 81 (18.66%) Exchange Server 2007
5 51 (11.75%) IIS
6 39 (8.99%) Lync
7 37 (8.53%) SharePoint
8 16 (3.69%) Apache
9 14 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
10 12 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (2.07%) WorkSite
12 8 (1.84%) WebSphere
13 7 (1.61%) IBM Notes
14 6 (1.38%) Tomcat
14 6 (1.38%) nginx
15 3 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.69%) JBoss
16 2 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 1 (0.23%) CMS
17 1 (0.23%) GlassFish
Applications
1 118 (27.19%) MS Excel
2 50 (11.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.23%) MS Project
3 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.69%) Sage 1000
2 2 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.68%) Office 365
2 7 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.23%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 137 (31.57%) Firewall
2 115 (26.50%) TCP/IP
3 109 (25.12%) DNS
4 99 (22.81%) LAN
5 98 (22.58%) DHCP
6 90 (20.74%) WAN
7 80 (18.43%) SAN
8 49 (11.29%) VPN
9 32 (7.37%) WLAN
10 30 (6.91%) MPLS
11 27 (6.22%) Internet
12 24 (5.53%) ADSL
13 23 (5.30%) VLAN
14 19 (4.38%) Wireless
15 17 (3.92%) VoIP
16 11 (2.53%) SMTP
17 10 (2.30%) Network Security
18 6 (1.38%) IPsec
18 6 (1.38%) FTP
18 6 (1.38%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (3.46%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (3.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (1.61%) MySQL
6 4 (0.92%) MS Access
6 4 (0.92%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.69%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (1.38%) Hudson
1 6 (1.38%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.69%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.46%) Subversion
3 2 (0.46%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.23%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.23%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.23%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 39 (8.99%) Finance
2 24 (5.53%) Advertising
3 20 (4.61%) Manufacturing
4 17 (3.92%) Marketing
5 15 (3.46%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.76%) Law
7 6 (1.38%) Legal
7 6 (1.38%) Back Office
8 5 (1.15%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.69%) French Language
10 2 (0.46%) Military
10 2 (0.46%) Electronics
11 1 (0.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 112 (25.81%) Support Engineer
2 72 (16.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 58 (13.36%) 2nd Line Support
4 52 (11.98%) Consultant
5 44 (10.14%) Support Technician
6 43 (9.91%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 41 (9.45%) IT Support
8 39 (8.99%) Analyst
9 28 (6.45%) Administrator
9 28 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
10 26 (5.99%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 24 (5.53%) 2nd Line Support Technician
11 24 (5.53%) Support Analyst
12 22 (5.07%) Network Engineer
13 19 (4.38%) Team Leader
13 19 (4.38%) Server Administrator
14 17 (3.92%) Desktop Support
15 16 (3.69%) Systems Engineer
15 16 (3.69%) 3rd Line Support
15 16 (3.69%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.53%) Web Services
2 16 (3.69%) .NET
3 8 (1.84%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (0.92%) ASP.NET
4 4 (0.92%) COM
4 4 (0.92%) CSS
5 3 (0.69%) XML
6 2 (0.46%) XSD
6 2 (0.46%) XSLT
6 2 (0.46%) MSMQ
6 2 (0.46%) WAP
6 2 (0.46%) Middleware
6 2 (0.46%) LAMP
6 2 (0.46%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (0.46%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.46%) Silverlight
6 2 (0.46%) HTML
6 2 (0.46%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.23%) jQuery
7 1 (0.23%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.60%) Clustering
2 24 (5.53%) Data Centre
3 18 (4.15%) Video Conferencing
4 17 (3.92%) Thin Client
4 17 (3.92%) Fat Client
5 16 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.30%) EqualLogic
6 10 (2.30%) Statistics
7 9 (2.07%) Blackberry
8 8 (1.84%) PKI
9 6 (1.38%) BYOD
10 4 (0.92%) Private Cloud
10 4 (0.92%) Life Science
11 3 (0.69%) FMCG
12 2 (0.46%) iPhone
12 2 (0.46%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.46%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.46%) DTV
12 2 (0.46%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.46%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 434 (100.00%) Windows
2 348 (80.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 199 (45.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 96 (22.12%) Windows 7
5 57 (13.13%) Windows 8
6 56 (12.90%) Windows Vista
7 35 (8.06%) Linux
8 18 (4.15%) Windows XP
9 15 (3.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (2.53%) UNIX
11 10 (2.30%) CentOS
11 10 (2.30%) Ubuntu
12 7 (1.61%) Mac OS
13 6 (1.38%) Debian
14 5 (1.15%) Windows NT
15 4 (0.92%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.69%) Android
17 2 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
17 2 (0.46%) Mac OS X
18 1 (0.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (17.51%) ITIL
2 37 (8.53%) Migration
3 30 (6.91%) Project Management
4 25 (5.76%) Service Delivery
5 22 (5.07%) Root Cause Analysis
5 22 (5.07%) Software Deployment
6 19 (4.38%) Workflow
7 14 (3.23%) Line Management
8 13 (3.00%) Mentoring
9 11 (2.53%) Change Control
9 11 (2.53%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (2.30%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (2.07%) Configuration Management
12 8 (1.84%) Service Management
12 8 (1.84%) Document Management
12 8 (1.84%) Systems Analysis
12 8 (1.84%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (1.84%) Load Balancing
12 8 (1.84%) ETL
13 6 (1.38%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 61 (14.06%) SQL
2 31 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 13 (3.00%) PHP
4 10 (2.30%) Python
5 9 (2.07%) Perl
6 8 (1.84%) Ruby
7 7 (1.61%) Bash Shell
8 6 (1.38%) JavaScript
9 5 (1.15%) C#
10 4 (0.92%) C++
10 4 (0.92%) Java
11 2 (0.46%) C
11 2 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 109 (25.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 71 (16.36%) MCSE
3 53 (12.21%) MCSA
4 48 (11.06%) Security Cleared
5 44 (10.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 38 (8.76%) CCA
6 38 (8.76%) Citrix Certification
7 30 (6.91%) Cisco Certification
8 28 (6.45%) CCNA
9 25 (5.76%) A+ Certification
9 25 (5.76%) Network+ Certification
10 21 (4.84%) MCITP
10 21 (4.84%) SC Cleared
10 21 (4.84%) MCP
11 20 (4.61%) CCEA
11 20 (4.61%) CCEE
12 13 (3.00%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (1.84%) Degree
14 3 (0.69%) DV Cleared
14 3 (0.69%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (11.29%) SLA
2 4 (0.92%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.46%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.23%) QA
System Software
1 207 (47.70%) Active Directory
2 104 (23.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 98 (22.58%) Hyper-V
4 53 (12.21%) XenApp
5 36 (8.29%) vSphere
6 14 (3.23%) XenServer
7 12 (2.76%) VMware ESX
8 11 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (2.07%) XenDesktop
10 7 (1.61%) Terminal Services
11 6 (1.38%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (1.38%) Samba
12 4 (0.92%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.46%) Postfix
14 1 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.23%) Xen
14 1 (0.23%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.23%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 84 (19.35%) SCCM
2 45 (10.37%) SCOM
3 25 (5.76%) NetBackup
4 13 (3.00%) HP SIM
4 13 (3.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 12 (2.76%) HP Data Protector
5 12 (2.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 7 (1.61%) Backup Exec
7 6 (1.38%) Puppet
7 6 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (1.38%) Ansible
7 6 (1.38%) Salt
8 5 (1.15%) Windows Intune
8 5 (1.15%) SCDPM
8 5 (1.15%) SCVMM
9 4 (0.92%) WSUS
10 3 (0.69%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.46%) SCSM
11 2 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 239 (55.07%) Microsoft
2 222 (51.15%) VMware
3 121 (27.88%) Citrix
4 62 (14.29%) Cisco
5 41 (9.45%) HP
6 36 (8.29%) Symantec
7 25 (5.76%) EMC
8 23 (5.30%) Dell
9 20 (4.61%) AppSense
10 17 (3.92%) Juniper
11 13 (3.00%) Avaya
11 13 (3.00%) MobileIron
12 12 (2.76%) SonicWALL
13 11 (2.53%) NetApp
14 9 (2.07%) CheckPoint
15 8 (1.84%) Hummingbird
15 8 (1.84%) OpenText
15 8 (1.84%) Meridio
15 8 (1.84%) Lotus
15 8 (1.84%) Hitachi
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benfits & training & car
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
IT Recruitment Company
Salary: Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum Prestige Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
The People Network
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £29000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Radstock, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago