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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 31 54 89
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +35
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 55 35 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 7.70% 4.06% 0.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 9.94% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 43 35 1
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
275 352 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 38.52% 40.84% 44.88%
Number of salaries quoted 240 317 398
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Southampton

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 82 (100.00%) Windows
2 70 (85.37%) Microsoft
2 70 (85.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (59.76%) Active Directory
4 45 (54.88%) MS Excel
4 45 (54.88%) VMware
5 36 (43.90%) MS Exchange
6 35 (42.68%) Citrix
7 33 (40.24%) SAN
8 30 (36.59%) Exchange Server 2010
8 30 (36.59%) Exchange Server 2013
9 28 (34.15%) SCOM
10 27 (32.93%) PowerShell
10 27 (32.93%) Microsoft Certification
11 26 (31.71%) MCSE
11 26 (31.71%) SCCM
12 25 (30.49%) DNS
13 24 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
14 23 (28.05%) DHCP
15 22 (26.83%) ITIL
15 22 (26.83%) Windows 7
16 19 (23.17%) SQL
17 18 (21.95%) Security Cleared
18 17 (20.73%) Hyper-V
18 17 (20.73%) vSphere
19 16 (19.51%) Windows Server 2003
20 15 (18.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 14 (17.07%) Firewall
21 14 (17.07%) Linux
21 14 (17.07%) TCP/IP

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 36 (43.90%) MS Exchange
2 30 (36.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 30 (36.59%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (8.54%) IIS
4 6 (7.32%) Apache
4 6 (7.32%) nginx
5 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 45 (54.88%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (40.24%) SAN
2 25 (30.49%) DNS
3 23 (28.05%) DHCP
4 14 (17.07%) TCP/IP
4 14 (17.07%) Firewall
5 13 (15.85%) NetScaler
6 8 (9.76%) FCoE
6 8 (9.76%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (6.10%) Wireshark
7 5 (6.10%) iSCSI
8 4 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (4.88%) VLAN
8 4 (4.88%) LAN
8 4 (4.88%) WAN
9 3 (3.66%) VPN
10 2 (2.44%) SSL
10 2 (2.44%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.10%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (2.44%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (29.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (18.29%) Consultant
2 15 (18.29%) Analyst
3 13 (15.85%) Systems Analyst
4 10 (12.20%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 9 (10.98%) Support Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (7.32%) Architect
7 6 (7.32%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 6 (7.32%) Team Leader
7 6 (7.32%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (7.32%) Lead Architect
7 6 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (4.88%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (3.66%) Administrator
9 3 (3.66%) Systems Administrator
10 2 (2.44%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (2.44%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.44%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) Thin Client
1 5 (6.10%) Fat Client
2 4 (4.88%) Private Cloud
2 4 (4.88%) Clustering
3 1 (1.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 82 (100.00%) Windows
2 70 (85.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (26.83%) Windows 7
4 16 (19.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (17.07%) Linux
6 9 (10.98%) Windows XP
7 7 (8.54%) Windows 8
8 6 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (7.32%) Solaris
9 5 (6.10%) Windows Vista
10 4 (4.88%) Ubuntu
11 2 (2.44%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (2.44%) Android
11 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.83%) ITIL
2 13 (15.85%) Technical Architecture
2 13 (15.85%) Fault Management
2 13 (15.85%) Patch Management
3 8 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (9.76%) Configuration Management
3 8 (9.76%) Change Management
4 6 (7.32%) Automated Testing
5 2 (2.44%) Load Balancing
5 2 (2.44%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (1.22%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (1.22%) Migration
6 1 (1.22%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 27 (32.93%) PowerShell
2 19 (23.17%) SQL
3 8 (9.76%) VBScript
4 6 (7.32%) Shell Script
4 6 (7.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (32.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (31.71%) MCSE
3 18 (21.95%) Security Cleared
4 15 (18.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (15.85%) DV Cleared
6 10 (12.20%) CCA
6 10 (12.20%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (9.76%) MCITP
7 8 (9.76%) VCP4
8 7 (8.54%) Degree
9 5 (6.10%) SC Cleared
10 4 (4.88%) MCSA
11 3 (3.66%) MCP
12 1 (1.22%) CCNA
12 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (1.22%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (59.76%) Active Directory
2 24 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (20.73%) Hyper-V
3 17 (20.73%) vSphere
4 13 (15.85%) XenApp
5 8 (9.76%) Terminal Services
6 5 (6.10%) VMware ESX
6 5 (6.10%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (6.10%) XenServer
6 5 (6.10%) XenDesktop
7 4 (4.88%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 28 (34.15%) SCOM
2 26 (31.71%) SCCM
3 8 (9.76%) vMotion
4 5 (6.10%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 70 (85.37%) Microsoft
2 45 (54.88%) VMware
3 35 (42.68%) Citrix
4 14 (17.07%) HP
5 13 (15.85%) Cisco
6 8 (9.76%) 3PAR
7 6 (7.32%) EMC
7 6 (7.32%) Intel
8 5 (6.10%) AppSense
9 4 (4.88%) NetApp
10 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
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