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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 68 56 82
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +26
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 27 22 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.83% 2.40% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.12% 7.46% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 2
Average salary £32,500 £28,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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
296 295 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 31.03% 32.24% 36.87%
Number of salaries quoted 239 267 275
Average salary £33,000 £33,163 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.49% -11.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £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 31 March 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Southampton

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 62 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (98.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 57 (91.94%) Microsoft
4 39 (62.90%) Active Directory
5 37 (59.68%) MS Excel
6 36 (58.06%) Firewall
7 31 (50.00%) TCP/IP
8 30 (48.39%) Citrix
8 30 (48.39%) VMware
9 28 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
10 27 (43.55%) Microsoft Certification
11 25 (40.32%) CCA
11 25 (40.32%) Citrix Certification
11 25 (40.32%) MCSE
12 24 (38.71%) MCITP
13 23 (37.10%) MS Exchange
14 22 (35.48%) Windows Server 2003
15 21 (33.87%) SQL
15 21 (33.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 19 (30.65%) Windows Vista
16 19 (30.65%) Fat Client
16 19 (30.65%) Windows XP
16 19 (30.65%) DNS
16 19 (30.65%) Thin Client
17 16 (25.81%) Windows 7
17 16 (25.81%) Root Cause Analysis
18 14 (22.58%) SAN
18 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
18 14 (22.58%) ITIL
19 13 (20.97%) Windows 8

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 23 (37.10%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.90%) SharePoint
3 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.23%) IIS
7 1 (1.61%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.61%) Lync
Applications
1 37 (59.68%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) SalesLogix
2 4 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.45%) GoldMine
3 1 (1.61%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
1 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (58.06%) Firewall
2 31 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 19 (30.65%) DNS
4 14 (22.58%) SAN
5 11 (17.74%) WAN
5 11 (17.74%) DHCP
6 10 (16.13%) LAN
7 6 (9.68%) iSCSI
7 6 (9.68%) NetScaler
7 6 (9.68%) Wireshark
8 5 (8.06%) Network Security
9 4 (6.45%) IP Telephony
10 3 (4.84%) VLAN
11 2 (3.23%) VPN
12 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (14.52%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.61%) Retail
2 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (41.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (20.97%) 2nd Line Support
2 13 (20.97%) Support Engineer
3 9 (14.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Technology Manager
5 5 (8.06%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) IT Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Information Manager
6 4 (6.45%) IT Support
7 3 (4.84%) Data Centre Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Technical Support
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) IT Administrator
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.65%) Thin Client
1 19 (30.65%) Fat Client
2 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.45%) iPhone
3 4 (6.45%) iPad
3 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.61%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 62 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (98.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (35.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (30.65%) Windows Vista
4 19 (30.65%) Windows XP
5 16 (25.81%) Windows 7
6 13 (20.97%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) Root Cause Analysis
2 14 (22.58%) ITIL
3 8 (12.90%) CRM
3 8 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (6.45%) Stress Testing
4 4 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (4.84%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (4.84%) Fault Management
6 2 (3.23%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (1.61%) Migration
7 1 (1.61%) Document Management
7 1 (1.61%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.87%) SQL
2 10 (16.13%) PowerShell
3 6 (9.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (43.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (40.32%) CCA
2 25 (40.32%) Citrix Certification
2 25 (40.32%) MCSE
3 24 (38.71%) MCITP
4 21 (33.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (16.13%) Security Cleared
6 7 (11.29%) SC Cleared
6 7 (11.29%) MCSA
7 5 (8.06%) MCP
8 3 (4.84%) CCNA
8 3 (4.84%) MCTS
8 3 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (4.84%) DV Cleared
9 2 (3.23%) Degree
10 1 (1.61%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) SLA
2 4 (6.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (62.90%) Active Directory
2 28 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (17.74%) Hyper-V
4 7 (11.29%) Terminal Services
4 7 (11.29%) VMware ESX
5 6 (9.68%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (9.68%) XenApp
5 6 (9.68%) XenServer
5 6 (9.68%) XenDesktop
5 6 (9.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) SCOM
2 9 (14.52%) SCCM
3 6 (9.68%) EdgeSight
4 1 (1.61%) MOM
Vendors
1 57 (91.94%) Microsoft
2 30 (48.39%) Citrix
2 30 (48.39%) VMware
3 9 (14.52%) Cisco
4 8 (12.90%) Mitel
4 8 (12.90%) SonicWALL
5 6 (9.68%) AppSense
6 4 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago