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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 107 157 -
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 141 51 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.29% 1.01% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.19% 3.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 126 34 0
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -10.58%
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
1721 1454 1752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.90% 28.71% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1473 1273 1554
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Gloucestershire +19 28 £31,250 -22.83% 2
Bristol +6 26 £35,000 -26.31% 7
Wiltshire +10 25 £35,000 -9.09% 2
Somerset - 23 £27,000 - 13
Dorset -10 22 £32,250 -14.00% 2
Cornwall - 6 £25,000 - 1
Devon - 4 £17,750 - 2
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 225 (100.00%) Windows
2 207 (92.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 151 (67.11%) Microsoft
4 102 (45.33%) Active Directory
5 97 (43.11%) MS Excel
6 92 (40.89%) MS Exchange
7 90 (40.00%) VMware
8 78 (34.67%) SQL Server
9 67 (29.78%) Firewall
9 67 (29.78%) VMware Infrastructure
10 66 (29.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 63 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 50 (22.22%) TCP/IP
13 49 (21.78%) Microsoft Certification
14 48 (21.33%) SQL
15 46 (20.44%) Citrix
16 40 (17.78%) IIS
16 40 (17.78%) Windows 8
16 40 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2013
17 37 (16.44%) Finance
17 37 (16.44%) Windows 7
18 36 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
18 36 (16.00%) SharePoint
19 34 (15.11%) MS Office
20 31 (13.78%) MCSE
21 30 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
22 29 (12.89%) Windows Vista
23 25 (11.11%) LAN
23 25 (11.11%) WAN
23 25 (11.11%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 92 (40.89%) MS Exchange
2 63 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 40 (17.78%) IIS
4 36 (16.00%) SharePoint
5 30 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (8.00%) Lync
7 15 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
8 14 (6.22%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (2.67%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2000
12 3 (1.33%) MS Project Server
12 3 (1.33%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.89%) Lotus Domino
14 1 (0.44%) Commerce Server
14 1 (0.44%) Alfresco
14 1 (0.44%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 97 (43.11%) MS Excel
2 34 (15.11%) MS Office
3 3 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.44%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.89%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.67%) Office 365
2 4 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (29.78%) Firewall
2 50 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 25 (11.11%) VPN
3 25 (11.11%) WAN
3 25 (11.11%) LAN
4 21 (9.33%) FTP
4 21 (9.33%) SMTP
5 20 (8.89%) Internet
6 17 (7.56%) DNS
7 15 (6.67%) DHCP
8 12 (5.33%) SAN
9 8 (3.56%) VLAN
10 7 (3.11%) Network Security
10 7 (3.11%) Ethernet
11 6 (2.67%) ADSL
12 5 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (1.78%) IP Telephony
13 4 (1.78%) VoIP
14 3 (1.33%) Intranet
14 3 (1.33%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (34.67%) SQL Server
2 36 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (10.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (9.33%) Relational Database
5 16 (7.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.67%) MySQL
7 4 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.89%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.44%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 37 (16.44%) Finance
2 24 (10.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.33%) Financial Institution
3 3 (1.33%) Advertising
4 2 (0.89%) Retail
5 1 (0.44%) Marketing
5 1 (0.44%) Publishing
5 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (16.89%) Consultant
2 34 (15.11%) Support Engineer
3 29 (12.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 26 (11.56%) Technical Support
5 23 (10.22%) Developer
5 23 (10.22%) Analyst
6 22 (9.78%) Software Developer
7 21 (9.33%) .NET Developer
7 21 (9.33%) .NET Software Developer
8 18 (8.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 16 (7.11%) Technical Support Engineer
9 16 (7.11%) Help Desk Support
9 16 (7.11%) Technical Engineer
10 15 (6.67%) Help Desk Engineer
11 14 (6.22%) Help Desk Support Engineer
12 13 (5.78%) IT Support
12 13 (5.78%) 3rd Line Support
13 11 (4.89%) Author
13 11 (4.89%) Technical Author
14 10 (4.44%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.67%) HTML
2 22 (9.78%) .NET
2 22 (9.78%) CSS
2 22 (9.78%) XML
3 21 (9.33%) ASP.NET
3 21 (9.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 6 (2.67%) LAMP
4 6 (2.67%) Web Services
5 3 (1.33%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.89%) JSON
6 2 (0.89%) COM
7 1 (0.44%) Middleware
7 1 (0.44%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.44%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.33%) Mobile App
2 17 (7.56%) Client/Server
3 16 (7.11%) Thin Client
3 16 (7.11%) Fat Client
4 11 (4.89%) Mathematics
5 10 (4.44%) Clustering
6 6 (2.67%) iPad
7 5 (2.22%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.22%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.33%) EPoS
8 3 (1.33%) Firmware
8 3 (1.33%) Open Source
9 2 (0.89%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.44%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.44%) IVR
10 1 (0.44%) Tandem
10 1 (0.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 225 (100.00%) Windows
2 207 (92.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 66 (29.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 40 (17.78%) Windows 8
5 37 (16.44%) Windows 7
6 29 (12.89%) Windows Vista
7 24 (10.67%) Windows XP
8 22 (9.78%) Linux
9 12 (5.33%) UNIX
10 4 (1.78%) AIX
10 4 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.33%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.33%) CentOS
11 3 (1.33%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.89%) Solaris
12 2 (0.89%) Debian
13 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (9.33%) ITIL
1 21 (9.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 18 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (8.00%) Migration
3 8 (3.56%) Incident Management
3 8 (3.56%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (3.11%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (2.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (2.67%) Software Deployment
5 6 (2.67%) Performance Improvement
5 6 (2.67%) Asset Management
5 6 (2.67%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (2.67%) CRM
6 5 (2.22%) ERP
6 5 (2.22%) Project Management
6 5 (2.22%) PRINCE2
6 5 (2.22%) Change Control
7 4 (1.78%) Service Management
7 4 (1.78%) Service Delivery
7 4 (1.78%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (21.33%) SQL
2 23 (10.22%) JavaScript
3 21 (9.33%) C#
3 21 (9.33%) XQuery
3 21 (9.33%) XPath
4 17 (7.56%) PowerShell
5 6 (2.67%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.78%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.89%) C
7 2 (0.89%) Python
8 1 (0.44%) Java
8 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 49 (21.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (13.78%) MCSE
3 23 (10.22%) MCITP
4 22 (9.78%) Degree
4 22 (9.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 16 (7.11%) CCA
5 16 (7.11%) Citrix Certification
6 15 (6.67%) MCP
7 11 (4.89%) MCSA
8 10 (4.44%) CCNA
8 10 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (4.00%) A+ Certification
10 8 (3.56%) Network+ Certification
10 8 (3.56%) Security Cleared
11 5 (2.22%) SC Cleared
12 3 (1.33%) MCTS
13 2 (0.89%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.44%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.56%) SLA
2 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 102 (45.33%) Active Directory
2 67 (29.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (9.33%) Hyper-V
4 13 (5.78%) XenApp
4 13 (5.78%) vSphere
5 11 (4.89%) Terminal Services
6 9 (4.00%) VMware ESX
7 6 (2.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (1.78%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.78%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.89%) Xen
10 1 (0.44%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.44%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.44%) UAG
Systems Management
1 21 (9.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 16 (7.11%) SCCM
3 4 (1.78%) SCOM
4 3 (1.33%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.33%) WSUS
5 2 (0.89%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (0.89%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Intune
6 1 (0.44%) MOM
Vendors
1 151 (67.11%) Microsoft
2 90 (40.00%) VMware
3 46 (20.44%) Citrix
4 24 (10.67%) Cisco
5 21 (9.33%) HP
6 14 (6.22%) IBM
7 7 (3.11%) NetApp
7 7 (3.11%) Trustwave
7 7 (3.11%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.67%) Apple
9 5 (2.22%) Dell
9 5 (2.22%) EMC
10 4 (1.78%) CommVault
10 4 (1.78%) AppSense
10 4 (1.78%) WatchGuard
11 3 (1.33%) Veeam
11 3 (1.33%) Sophos
11 3 (1.33%) Lotus
11 3 (1.33%) Oracle
12 2 (0.89%) SAP
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Vehicle
Posted: Yesterday
Clevedon, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32k + Car or £5k Car Allow
Posted: Yesterday
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Lechlade, Gloucestershire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Clevedon, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £32,000 + Car or £5k Car Allow
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago