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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 58 75 70
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 18 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.79% 1.11% 0.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.95% 5.26% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 1
Average salary £31,500 £33,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -32.50%
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
139 152 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 21.52% 21.05% 19.31%
Number of salaries quoted 114 134 117
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £70,000 £40,000
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 August 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 August 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 +6 6 £26,750 +18.88%
Cannock - 5 £31,500 -
Tamworth -14 3 £41,500 +27.69% 1
Lichfield - 2 £22,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent +13 1 £26,000 +4.00%
Stafford - 1 £45,000 - 1
Windows Server 2012
West Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (70.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (67.57%) VMware
4 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
5 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
6 14 (37.84%) MS Excel
6 14 (37.84%) Hyper-V
7 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
8 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (29.73%) SQL
9 11 (29.73%) SAN
10 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
11 9 (24.32%) Windows 8
11 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
11 9 (24.32%) Citrix
11 9 (24.32%) Firewall
12 8 (21.62%) VLAN
12 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (18.92%) LAN
13 7 (18.92%) MS Office
14 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (16.22%) DNS
14 6 (16.22%) WAN
14 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010
15 5 (13.51%) Root Cause Analysis
15 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2013
15 5 (13.51%) SaaS
15 5 (13.51%) Line Management

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
2 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (10.81%) IIS
5 2 (5.41%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.70%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.70%) Site Server
6 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.70%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (37.84%) MS Excel
2 7 (18.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) IaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) SAN
2 9 (24.32%) Firewall
3 8 (21.62%) VLAN
4 7 (18.92%) LAN
5 6 (16.22%) DNS
5 6 (16.22%) WAN
6 5 (13.51%) DHCP
6 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
7 3 (8.11%) VoIP
8 2 (5.41%) VPN
8 2 (5.41%) Internet
9 1 (2.70%) MPLS
9 1 (2.70%) DDNS
9 1 (2.70%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (2.70%) Wireshark
9 1 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
9 1 (2.70%) WebEx
9 1 (2.70%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.70%) Hudson
General
1 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.41%) Advertising
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) IT Support
2 8 (21.62%) Support Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Consultant
3 6 (16.22%) Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) IT Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) Support Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) Senior IT Support
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Support Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Administrator
5 4 (10.81%) Support Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Network Administrator
6 3 (8.11%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.11%) Network Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) EPoS
3 1 (2.70%) NHS
3 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (70.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
4 9 (24.32%) Windows 8
5 4 (10.81%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.41%) Linux
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
1 5 (13.51%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (13.51%) Line Management
2 4 (10.81%) Project Management
2 4 (10.81%) Business Analysis
3 3 (8.11%) Workflow
3 3 (8.11%) Migration
4 2 (5.41%) Test Planning
4 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
4 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
4 2 (5.41%) Black-Box Testing
4 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.41%) Information Security
4 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.70%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.70%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) MCITP
3 2 (5.41%) ISEB
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.70%) MCTS
4 1 (2.70%) MCSE
4 1 (2.70%) MCSA
4 1 (2.70%) CCNP
4 1 (2.70%) CCNA
4 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
2 14 (37.84%) Hyper-V
3 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (8.11%) vSphere
4 3 (8.11%) VMware ESX
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) SCOM
2 4 (10.81%) SCCM
3 3 (8.11%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.70%) ARCserve
4 1 (2.70%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.70%) Sysprep
4 1 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) VMware
2 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
3 9 (24.32%) Citrix
4 5 (13.51%) HP
5 4 (10.81%) Cisco
6 3 (8.11%) SonicWALL
6 3 (8.11%) CA
7 2 (5.41%) NetApp
7 2 (5.41%) Lotus
8 1 (2.70%) Apple
8 1 (2.70%) Symantec
8 1 (2.70%) McAfee
8 1 (2.70%) Avaya
8 1 (2.70%) Juniper
8 1 (2.70%) Altiris
8 1 (2.70%) Brocade
Staffordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Staffordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Stafford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago