The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 37 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 3.08% 0.35% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.22% 1.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £26,750 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Windows Server 2012
Staffordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
37 54 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 18.97% 18.75% 10.37%
Number of salaries quoted 33 51 28
Average salary £33,500 £27,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.07% -19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £70,000 £53,500
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 Stoke-on-Trent

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) QA
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
5 2 (28.57%) Black-Box Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) ISEB
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) Firewall
6 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
6 1 (14.29%) MCITP
6 1 (14.29%) VLAN
6 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Tester
1 2 (28.57%) Software Tester
1 2 (28.57%) QA Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
1 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
1 2 (28.57%) Black-Box Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) Apple
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco