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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 42 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 48 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.61% 0.11% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 48 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
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
384 386 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 44.86% 44.37% 40.97%
Number of salaries quoted 342 380 339
Average salary £31,349 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.43% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £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 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 2 September 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Southampton

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 88 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (88.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 75 (85.23%) Microsoft
4 56 (63.64%) VMware
5 46 (52.27%) MS Exchange
6 43 (48.86%) Active Directory
6 43 (48.86%) Citrix
7 42 (47.73%) MS Excel
8 41 (46.59%) Microsoft Certification
9 39 (44.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 37 (42.05%) TCP/IP
10 37 (42.05%) Firewall
11 36 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
12 33 (37.50%) Windows 8
13 31 (35.23%) MCSE
14 28 (31.82%) MCITP
14 28 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2010
15 27 (30.68%) Windows 7
16 26 (29.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 26 (29.55%) Hyper-V
17 24 (27.27%) Fat Client
17 24 (27.27%) Thin Client
17 24 (27.27%) MS Office
17 24 (27.27%) Cisco
18 21 (23.86%) CCA
18 21 (23.86%) Citrix Certification
18 21 (23.86%) Windows Vista
19 16 (18.18%) MCSA
20 14 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2007
21 13 (14.77%) VLAN

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 46 (52.27%) MS Exchange
2 28 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (11.36%) SharePoint
5 7 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (6.82%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (5.68%) Lync
8 2 (2.27%) IIS
9 1 (1.14%) CMS
9 1 (1.14%) Kentico
Applications
1 42 (47.73%) MS Excel
2 24 (27.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (42.05%) TCP/IP
1 37 (42.05%) Firewall
2 13 (14.77%) VLAN
3 10 (11.36%) WAN
4 9 (10.23%) LAN
4 9 (10.23%) SAN
5 8 (9.09%) DNS
6 5 (5.68%) DHCP
6 5 (5.68%) SNMP
6 5 (5.68%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (4.55%) VPN
8 3 (3.41%) ISDN
9 1 (1.14%) SSL
9 1 (1.14%) NAS
9 1 (1.14%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.14%) Retail
2 1 (1.14%) French Language
2 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (32.95%) Support Engineer
2 21 (23.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (17.05%) 2nd Line Support
4 13 (14.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 11 (12.50%) IT Support
6 9 (10.23%) IT Support Technician
6 9 (10.23%) Support Technician
7 7 (7.95%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (5.68%) Service Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Wintel Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (4.55%) Consultant
9 4 (4.55%) Junior
9 4 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (4.55%) Support Analyst
10 3 (3.41%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) HTML
1 1 (1.14%) .NET
1 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.14%) CSS
1 1 (1.14%) Ajax
1 1 (1.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.27%) Thin Client
1 24 (27.27%) Fat Client
2 9 (10.23%) Clustering
3 3 (3.41%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.14%) W3C
4 1 (1.14%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 88 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (88.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (44.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 33 (37.50%) Windows 8
5 27 (30.68%) Windows 7
6 21 (23.86%) Windows Vista
7 13 (14.77%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.41%) UNIX
9 1 (1.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (12.50%) ITIL
1 11 (12.50%) Network Management
2 7 (7.95%) Project Management
2 7 (7.95%) Load Balancing
3 6 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (5.68%) Workflow
4 5 (5.68%) Problem Management
4 5 (5.68%) Time Management
5 3 (3.41%) ERP
6 2 (2.27%) Identity Management
7 1 (1.14%) SEO
7 1 (1.14%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.14%) Migration
7 1 (1.14%) Content Management
7 1 (1.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.68%) SQL
2 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.14%) VB
3 1 (1.14%) C#
3 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 41 (46.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (35.23%) MCSE
3 28 (31.82%) MCITP
4 26 (29.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 21 (23.86%) CCA
5 21 (23.86%) Citrix Certification
6 16 (18.18%) MCSA
7 8 (9.09%) MCP
8 7 (7.95%) MCTS
8 7 (7.95%) Degree
9 4 (4.55%) CCNA
9 4 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (4.55%) A+ Certification
10 3 (3.41%) CCNP
11 2 (2.27%) VCP5
12 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.36%) SLA
2 3 (3.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (48.86%) Active Directory
2 36 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (29.55%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.41%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (13.64%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.27%) SCCM
2 2 (2.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 75 (85.23%) Microsoft
2 56 (63.64%) VMware
3 43 (48.86%) Citrix
4 24 (27.27%) Cisco
5 11 (12.50%) Dell
6 10 (11.36%) Symantec
7 7 (7.95%) HP
8 2 (2.27%) Intel
8 2 (2.27%) Veeam
9 1 (1.14%) Veritas
9 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
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