The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 53 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 33 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.82% 0.11% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.43% 0.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 33 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -37.50%
Operating Systems Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
350 410 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 40.51% 45.50% 43.55%
Number of salaries quoted 315 400 363
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,625 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2012
Hampshire

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 31 July 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Southampton

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (85.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 57 (83.82%) Microsoft
4 44 (64.71%) VMware
5 39 (57.35%) MS Exchange
5 39 (57.35%) Active Directory
6 36 (52.94%) Citrix
7 33 (48.53%) MS Excel
8 32 (47.06%) Firewall
9 31 (45.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 29 (42.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 29 (42.65%) TCP/IP
11 27 (39.71%) Cisco
12 26 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (38.24%) Exchange Server 2010
12 26 (38.24%) Windows 8
13 24 (35.29%) Windows 7
14 23 (33.82%) MCSE
15 20 (29.41%) MCITP
16 18 (26.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 18 (26.47%) Hyper-V
17 17 (25.00%) Fat Client
17 17 (25.00%) Thin Client
18 16 (23.53%) CCA
18 16 (23.53%) Citrix Certification
18 16 (23.53%) MS Office
18 16 (23.53%) Windows Vista
19 13 (19.12%) SQL Server
20 12 (17.65%) SharePoint
20 12 (17.65%) Symantec

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 39 (57.35%) MS Exchange
2 26 (38.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (17.65%) SharePoint
4 11 (16.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (10.29%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (7.35%) Lync
7 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (4.41%) IIS
9 1 (1.47%) CMS
9 1 (1.47%) Kentico
Applications
1 33 (48.53%) MS Excel
2 16 (23.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (47.06%) Firewall
2 29 (42.65%) TCP/IP
3 12 (17.65%) VLAN
4 8 (11.76%) LAN
4 8 (11.76%) WAN
5 6 (8.82%) SAN
5 6 (8.82%) DNS
6 5 (7.35%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (7.35%) VPN
6 5 (7.35%) SNMP
7 3 (4.41%) ISDN
8 2 (2.94%) DHCP
8 2 (2.94%) SSL
8 2 (2.94%) IPsec
9 1 (1.47%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.12%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.24%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (2.94%) French Language
2 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.47%) Back Office
2 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (23.53%) Support Engineer
1 16 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (16.18%) IT Support
3 9 (13.24%) IT Support Technician
3 9 (13.24%) Support Technician
4 8 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (7.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Wintel Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Technical Manager
8 3 (4.41%) Junior
8 3 (4.41%) Service Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) Junior Support Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.47%) Ajax
1 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.47%) CSS
1 1 (1.47%) .NET
1 1 (1.47%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 17 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 12 (17.65%) Clustering
3 3 (4.41%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.94%) Replication
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (85.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (45.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (38.24%) Windows 8
5 24 (35.29%) Windows 7
6 16 (23.53%) Windows Vista
7 5 (7.35%) Windows XP
8 4 (5.88%) UNIX
9 1 (1.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.65%) Network Management
2 9 (13.24%) Load Balancing
3 4 (5.88%) ITIL
3 4 (5.88%) Project Management
4 3 (4.41%) Identity Management
5 2 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.47%) SEO
6 1 (1.47%) Workflow
6 1 (1.47%) Migration
6 1 (1.47%) Time Management
6 1 (1.47%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.47%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.47%) Content Management
6 1 (1.47%) ERP
6 1 (1.47%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.47%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.88%) SQL
2 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.47%) VB
3 1 (1.47%) C#
3 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (42.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (33.82%) MCSE
3 20 (29.41%) MCITP
4 18 (26.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 16 (23.53%) CCA
5 16 (23.53%) Citrix Certification
6 9 (13.24%) MCSA
7 6 (8.82%) Degree
8 5 (7.35%) MCP
9 4 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (5.88%) CCNA
9 4 (5.88%) MCTS
10 3 (4.41%) A+ Certification
11 2 (2.94%) CCNP
12 1 (1.47%) Server+ Certification
12 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
12 1 (1.47%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (57.35%) Active Directory
2 26 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (26.47%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (17.65%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 57 (83.82%) Microsoft
2 44 (64.71%) VMware
3 36 (52.94%) Citrix
4 27 (39.71%) Cisco
5 12 (17.65%) Symantec
6 9 (13.24%) Dell
7 4 (5.88%) HP
8 2 (2.94%) Veritas
9 1 (1.47%) Veeam
9 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.47%) Intel
9 1 (1.47%) IBM
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