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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 52 80 79
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 37 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.57% 0.89% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.71% 2.18% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 36 8 3
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -17.64%
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
291 367 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 35.97% 41.01% 41.52%
Number of salaries quoted 267 341 312
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,700 £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 22 December 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Southampton

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 84 (95.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 75 (85.23%) Microsoft
4 51 (57.95%) VMware
5 47 (53.41%) TCP/IP
5 47 (53.41%) MS Excel
6 46 (52.27%) Firewall
7 43 (48.86%) Citrix
7 43 (48.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 42 (47.73%) Active Directory
9 39 (44.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 39 (44.32%) VMware Infrastructure
10 35 (39.77%) MS Exchange
10 35 (39.77%) MCSE
11 32 (36.36%) MCITP
12 29 (32.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 29 (32.95%) CCA
12 29 (32.95%) Citrix Certification
13 28 (31.82%) Thin Client
13 28 (31.82%) Fat Client
14 26 (29.55%) Windows Vista
15 25 (28.41%) Hyper-V
16 24 (27.27%) Windows XP
17 21 (23.86%) Windows 8
18 19 (21.59%) WAN
18 19 (21.59%) SQL
19 18 (20.45%) LAN
19 18 (20.45%) DNS
20 17 (19.32%) Root Cause Analysis
21 16 (18.18%) MS Office

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 35 (39.77%) MS Exchange
2 14 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (10.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 5 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.27%) IIS
8 1 (1.14%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.14%) Lync
Applications
1 47 (53.41%) MS Excel
2 16 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.82%) SalesLogix
2 4 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.55%) GoldMine
3 1 (1.14%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (53.41%) TCP/IP
2 46 (52.27%) Firewall
3 19 (21.59%) WAN
4 18 (20.45%) DNS
4 18 (20.45%) LAN
5 16 (18.18%) SAN
6 10 (11.36%) DHCP
7 9 (10.23%) VLAN
8 5 (5.68%) Network Security
9 4 (4.55%) IP Telephony
10 3 (3.41%) Wireshark
10 3 (3.41%) iSCSI
10 3 (3.41%) NetScaler
11 2 (2.27%) VPN
12 1 (1.14%) Wireless
12 1 (1.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (11.36%) Finance
2 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (31.82%) Support Engineer
1 28 (31.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (23.86%) 2nd Line Support
3 19 (21.59%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (9.09%) Technology Manager
5 7 (7.95%) IT Manager
5 7 (7.95%) Help Desk Support
6 6 (6.82%) Analyst
7 5 (5.68%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Service Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (4.55%) Information Manager
8 4 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) Wintel Support Engineer
9 3 (3.41%) Junior Support Engineer
9 3 (3.41%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 3 (3.41%) Wintel Support
9 3 (3.41%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (31.82%) Thin Client
1 28 (31.82%) Fat Client
2 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.68%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.55%) iPhone
4 4 (4.55%) iPad
5 1 (1.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 88 (100.00%) Windows
2 84 (95.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (44.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (29.55%) Windows Vista
5 24 (27.27%) Windows XP
6 21 (23.86%) Windows 8
7 14 (15.91%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.14%) UNIX
8 1 (1.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.32%) Root Cause Analysis
2 14 (15.91%) ITIL
3 8 (9.09%) CRM
3 8 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (6.82%) Project Management
5 5 (5.68%) Workflow
5 5 (5.68%) Problem Management
5 5 (5.68%) Time Management
6 4 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (4.55%) Stress Testing
7 3 (3.41%) ERP
8 2 (2.27%) Document Management
9 1 (1.14%) Strategic Planning
9 1 (1.14%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.14%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.14%) Network Management
9 1 (1.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.59%) SQL
2 6 (6.82%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (48.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (39.77%) MCSE
3 32 (36.36%) MCITP
4 29 (32.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 29 (32.95%) CCA
4 29 (32.95%) Citrix Certification
5 15 (17.05%) MCSA
6 7 (7.95%) MCP
6 7 (7.95%) MCTS
7 6 (6.82%) Security Cleared
8 5 (5.68%) SC Cleared
9 3 (3.41%) A+ Certification
10 2 (2.27%) Degree
10 2 (2.27%) CCNA
10 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (1.14%) MCT
11 1 (1.14%) CCNP
11 1 (1.14%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.05%) SLA
2 7 (7.95%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 42 (47.73%) Active Directory
2 39 (44.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (28.41%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.55%) Terminal Services
4 4 (4.55%) VMware ESX
4 4 (4.55%) vSphere
5 3 (3.41%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (3.41%) XenApp
5 3 (3.41%) XenServer
5 3 (3.41%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) SCOM
2 3 (3.41%) EdgeSight
2 3 (3.41%) SCCM
3 2 (2.27%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.14%) MOM
Vendors
1 75 (85.23%) Microsoft
2 51 (57.95%) VMware
3 43 (48.86%) Citrix
4 8 (9.09%) Cisco
4 8 (9.09%) Mitel
4 8 (9.09%) SonicWALL
5 6 (6.82%) HP
6 5 (5.68%) Dell
7 4 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (3.41%) AppSense
9 2 (2.27%) Veeam
10 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.14%) Intel
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