The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex 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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 13 12 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 7.84% 2.70% 3.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 12.50% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Windows Server 2012
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 15.69% 21.62% 21.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 17
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Sussex

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Network Security
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) Veeam
5 2 (33.33%) vSphere
5 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (33.33%) Office 365
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
5 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (33.33%) SonicWALL
5 2 (33.33%) Ruckus Wireless
5 2 (33.33%) MS Office
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) MCSE
5 2 (33.33%) MCSA
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) VoIP
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Network Security
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) H.323
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Project Leader
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Project Leader
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) MCSA
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Avaya
3 2 (33.33%) SonicWALL
3 2 (33.33%) Veeam
3 2 (33.33%) Ruckus Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat