The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 51 67 69
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 21 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.28% 1.25% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.28% 5.14% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 1
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Windows Server 2012
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
129 175 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 20.12% 24.34% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 109 154 114
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £44,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Staffordshire region.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +8 6 £26,750 +18.88%
Burton-upon-Trent +12 5 £24,000 -4.00%
Tamworth -8 4 £36,500 +12.30%
Cannock - 4 £33,500 -
Lichfield -5 2 £22,500 -
Windows Server 2012
West Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (65.79%) VMware
3 23 (60.53%) Active Directory
4 22 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (47.37%) Hyper-V
6 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
7 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
7 15 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (31.58%) SQL
9 12 (31.58%) VLAN
10 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
10 10 (26.32%) Firewall
11 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
12 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (18.42%) MS Office
13 7 (18.42%) LAN
13 7 (18.42%) DNS
13 7 (18.42%) SAN
14 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (15.79%) HP
14 6 (15.79%) Cisco
14 6 (15.79%) WAN
14 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
15 5 (13.16%) SaaS
15 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2013
15 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
15 5 (13.16%) SCOM
15 5 (13.16%) DHCP

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (13.16%) IIS
4 4 (10.53%) Site Server
5 3 (7.89%) IBM Notes
6 2 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.63%) Lync
7 1 (2.63%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 7 (18.42%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) IaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) VLAN
2 10 (26.32%) Firewall
3 7 (18.42%) SAN
3 7 (18.42%) LAN
3 7 (18.42%) DNS
4 6 (15.79%) WAN
5 5 (13.16%) DHCP
5 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
6 3 (7.89%) VPN
6 3 (7.89%) VoIP
7 2 (5.26%) IPv4
7 2 (5.26%) IPv6
7 2 (5.26%) Internet
7 2 (5.26%) DDNS
7 2 (5.26%) IP Telephony
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.63%) WebEx
8 1 (2.63%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (5.26%) Hudson
General
1 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.26%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Support Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) IT Support
3 4 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Administrator
3 4 (10.53%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Network Administrator
3 4 (10.53%) Network Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Support Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Technical Support
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) EPoS
3 1 (2.63%) NHS
3 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
5 4 (10.53%) Windows 8
5 4 (10.53%) Windows XP
6 3 (7.89%) Linux
7 2 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.53%) Project Management
1 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
1 4 (10.53%) Server Building
2 3 (7.89%) Workflow
2 3 (7.89%) Migration
3 2 (5.26%) Test Planning
3 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
3 2 (5.26%) People Management
3 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
3 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (5.26%) Test Scripting
3 2 (5.26%) Black-Box Testing
3 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
3 2 (5.26%) Information Security
3 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.63%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.63%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.89%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) MCITP
3 2 (5.26%) CCNP
3 2 (5.26%) CCNA
3 2 (5.26%) ISEB
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.63%) MCTS
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
4 1 (2.63%) MCSA
4 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 23 (60.53%) Active Directory
2 18 (47.37%) Hyper-V
3 15 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (10.53%) VMware ESX
5 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (7.89%) vSphere
6 1 (2.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) SCOM
2 4 (10.53%) SCCM
2 4 (10.53%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (7.89%) Backup Exec
4 2 (5.26%) ARCserve
4 2 (5.26%) Sysprep
5 1 (2.63%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 25 (65.79%) VMware
2 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.79%) HP
3 6 (15.79%) Cisco
4 5 (13.16%) Citrix
5 4 (10.53%) McAfee
5 4 (10.53%) SonicWALL
6 3 (7.89%) CA
6 3 (7.89%) Lotus
7 2 (5.26%) NetApp
7 2 (5.26%) Brocade
8 1 (2.63%) Altiris
8 1 (2.63%) Apple
8 1 (2.63%) Symantec
8 1 (2.63%) Avaya
8 1 (2.63%) Juniper