The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 73 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.10% 0.30% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.23% 1.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £33,750 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -37.50%
Operating Systems Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
153 128 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 21.02% 19.28% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 135 117 90
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Windows Server 2012
West Midlands

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £25,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £22,500 -
Tamworth - 1 £32,500 -
Windows Server 2012
West Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) MCSE
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 4 (50.00%) SCCM
4 4 (50.00%) MCSA
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 3 (37.50%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (37.50%) Application Packaging
5 3 (37.50%) XenApp
5 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (25.00%) LAN
6 2 (25.00%) WAN
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) MS Office
6 2 (25.00%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) Symantec

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
3 1 (12.50%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Project Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 8
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Email Management
1 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) MCSE
3 4 (50.00%) MCSA
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (12.50%) MCITP
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (37.50%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) vSphere
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
1 6 (75.00%) Citrix
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) Lotus
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Acronis
4 1 (12.50%) Altiris
4 1 (12.50%) Google