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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 36 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 51 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 6.03% 0.12% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 0.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 50 1 0
Average salary £26,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -15.29%
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
357 355 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 42.20% 43.08% 38.68%
Number of salaries quoted 322 348 312
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 1 October 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Southampton

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 89 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (87.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 76 (85.39%) Microsoft
4 60 (67.42%) VMware
5 48 (53.93%) Citrix
6 46 (51.69%) MS Excel
7 41 (46.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 40 (44.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 39 (43.82%) Active Directory
9 39 (43.82%) TCP/IP
10 38 (42.70%) MS Exchange
10 38 (42.70%) Firewall
11 37 (41.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 34 (38.20%) MCSE
13 31 (34.83%) MCITP
14 29 (32.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 29 (32.58%) Windows 8
15 27 (30.34%) Fat Client
15 27 (30.34%) Hyper-V
15 27 (30.34%) Thin Client
16 25 (28.09%) CCA
16 25 (28.09%) Citrix Certification
16 25 (28.09%) Windows Vista
17 22 (24.72%) Windows 7
18 20 (22.47%) Exchange Server 2010
18 20 (22.47%) Cisco
19 19 (21.35%) MS Office
20 17 (19.10%) Windows XP
21 14 (15.73%) MCSA
22 12 (13.48%) WAN

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 38 (42.70%) MS Exchange
2 20 (22.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (13.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (10.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (6.74%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.37%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (3.37%) Lync
7 1 (1.12%) IIS
7 1 (1.12%) CMS
7 1 (1.12%) Kentico
Applications
1 46 (51.69%) MS Excel
2 19 (21.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (43.82%) TCP/IP
2 38 (42.70%) Firewall
3 12 (13.48%) WAN
4 11 (12.36%) VLAN
4 11 (12.36%) SAN
5 10 (11.24%) LAN
6 7 (7.87%) DNS
7 6 (6.74%) DHCP
8 3 (3.37%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.25%) VPN
10 1 (1.12%) SNMP
10 1 (1.12%) ISDN
10 1 (1.12%) Wireless
10 1 (1.12%) NAS
10 1 (1.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.12%) Finance
2 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (33.71%) Support Engineer
2 25 (28.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (17.98%) 2nd Line Support
4 15 (16.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (8.99%) IT Support
6 6 (6.74%) Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (5.62%) Support Technician
7 5 (5.62%) Help Desk Support
7 5 (5.62%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) Service Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) IT Support Technician
8 4 (4.49%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (4.49%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Consultant
8 4 (4.49%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (4.49%) Junior
9 3 (3.37%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.12%) .NET
1 1 (1.12%) HTML
1 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.12%) CSS
1 1 (1.12%) Ajax
1 1 (1.12%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 27 (30.34%) Fat Client
1 27 (30.34%) Thin Client
2 3 (3.37%) Clustering
3 1 (1.12%) W3C
3 1 (1.12%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.12%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 89 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (87.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (44.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (32.58%) Windows 8
5 25 (28.09%) Windows Vista
6 22 (24.72%) Windows 7
7 17 (19.10%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.12%) UNIX
8 1 (1.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (11.24%) ITIL
1 10 (11.24%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (6.74%) Project Management
2 6 (6.74%) Network Management
3 5 (5.62%) Workflow
3 5 (5.62%) Problem Management
3 5 (5.62%) Time Management
4 3 (3.37%) ERP
4 3 (3.37%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.12%) Content Management
5 1 (1.12%) Document Management
5 1 (1.12%) SEO
5 1 (1.12%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.12%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (1.12%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.62%) SQL
2 1 (1.12%) VB
2 1 (1.12%) C#
2 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (46.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (38.20%) MCSE
3 31 (34.83%) MCITP
4 29 (32.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 25 (28.09%) CCA
5 25 (28.09%) Citrix Certification
6 14 (15.73%) MCSA
7 8 (8.99%) MCP
8 7 (7.87%) MCTS
9 4 (4.49%) A+ Certification
10 3 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (3.37%) CCNP
10 3 (3.37%) CCNA
10 3 (3.37%) Degree
11 2 (2.25%) VCP5
11 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
12 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.48%) SLA
2 3 (3.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (43.82%) Active Directory
2 37 (41.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (30.34%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.12%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (7.87%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.25%) SCCM
2 2 (2.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 76 (85.39%) Microsoft
2 60 (67.42%) VMware
3 48 (53.93%) Citrix
4 20 (22.47%) Cisco
5 8 (8.99%) Dell
6 6 (6.74%) HP
7 5 (5.62%) Symantec
8 2 (2.25%) Veeam
8 2 (2.25%) Intel
9 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
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