The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 57 73 83
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 30 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.44% 1.43% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.64% 3.76% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 30 13 2
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +50.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,900 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £29,650
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.36% -14.11%
Windows Server 2012
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Operating Systems Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
282 346 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 32.38% 38.02% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 252 318 301
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Southampton region.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Southampton

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Southampton

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 84 (100.00%) Windows
2 81 (96.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 72 (85.71%) Microsoft
4 46 (54.76%) Firewall
5 45 (53.57%) MS Excel
5 45 (53.57%) VMware
6 44 (52.38%) TCP/IP
7 43 (51.19%) Active Directory
8 40 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
9 39 (46.43%) Citrix
10 37 (44.05%) VMware Infrastructure
11 35 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 33 (39.29%) MS Exchange
13 32 (38.10%) MCSE
14 30 (35.71%) MCITP
15 27 (32.14%) CCA
15 27 (32.14%) Citrix Certification
15 27 (32.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 26 (30.95%) Fat Client
16 26 (30.95%) Thin Client
17 24 (28.57%) Windows XP
17 24 (28.57%) Windows Vista
18 21 (25.00%) Hyper-V
18 21 (25.00%) Windows 8
19 20 (23.81%) SQL
20 18 (21.43%) WAN
20 18 (21.43%) DNS
20 18 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
21 17 (20.24%) SLA
21 17 (20.24%) LAN

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 33 (39.29%) MS Exchange
2 14 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (9.52%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.38%) IIS
7 1 (1.19%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.19%) Lync
Applications
1 45 (53.57%) MS Excel
2 14 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.14%) SalesLogix
2 4 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.76%) GoldMine
3 1 (1.19%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (54.76%) Firewall
2 44 (52.38%) TCP/IP
3 18 (21.43%) WAN
3 18 (21.43%) DNS
4 17 (20.24%) SAN
4 17 (20.24%) LAN
5 10 (11.90%) DHCP
6 9 (10.71%) VLAN
7 5 (5.95%) Network Security
8 4 (4.76%) IP Telephony
9 3 (3.57%) Wireshark
9 3 (3.57%) iSCSI
9 3 (3.57%) NetScaler
10 2 (2.38%) VPN
11 1 (1.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (11.90%) Finance
2 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 28 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (26.19%) 2nd Line Support
3 19 (22.62%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (9.52%) Help Desk Support
4 8 (9.52%) Technology Manager
5 6 (7.14%) IT Manager
6 5 (5.95%) Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Information Manager
8 3 (3.57%) Wintel Support
8 3 (3.57%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (3.57%) Wintel Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Wintel Support Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) Junior Support Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 2 (2.38%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.95%) Thin Client
1 26 (30.95%) Fat Client
2 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.76%) iPhone
3 4 (4.76%) iPad
3 4 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.19%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 84 (100.00%) Windows
2 81 (96.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (28.57%) Windows Vista
4 24 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 21 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 15 (17.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 16 (19.05%) ITIL
3 8 (9.52%) CRM
3 8 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (5.95%) Workflow
4 5 (5.95%) Problem Management
4 5 (5.95%) Project Management
4 5 (5.95%) Time Management
5 4 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (4.76%) Stress Testing
6 2 (2.38%) ERP
6 2 (2.38%) Document Management
7 1 (1.19%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.81%) SQL
2 6 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 6 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (38.10%) MCSE
3 30 (35.71%) MCITP
4 27 (32.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 27 (32.14%) CCA
4 27 (32.14%) Citrix Certification
5 14 (16.67%) MCSA
6 6 (7.14%) MCP
6 6 (7.14%) MCTS
7 5 (5.95%) SC Cleared
7 5 (5.95%) Security Cleared
8 3 (3.57%) CCNA
8 3 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (2.38%) Degree
9 2 (2.38%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.19%) VCP5
10 1 (1.19%) MCT
10 1 (1.19%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.24%) SLA
2 6 (7.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (51.19%) Active Directory
2 37 (44.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.76%) Terminal Services
4 4 (4.76%) VMware ESX
4 4 (4.76%) vSphere
5 3 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (3.57%) XenApp
5 3 (3.57%) XenServer
5 3 (3.57%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) SCOM
2 3 (3.57%) EdgeSight
2 3 (3.57%) SCCM
3 2 (2.38%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.19%) MOM
Vendors
1 72 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 45 (53.57%) VMware
3 39 (46.43%) Citrix
4 8 (9.52%) Mitel
4 8 (9.52%) SonicWALL
5 6 (7.14%) HP
6 5 (5.95%) Dell
6 5 (5.95%) Cisco
7 4 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (3.57%) AppSense
9 2 (2.38%) Veeam
10 1 (1.19%) Intel
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