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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 16 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 3.95% 1.30% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 5.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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 Walsall region.

Operating Systems Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 11.84% 22.08% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 9
Average salary £28,750 £30,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Walsall

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) HND
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) Dell
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) NetApp
5 1 (20.00%) Veritas
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Symantec
5 1 (20.00%) McAfee
5 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (20.00%) Sophos

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Support
1 2 (40.00%) Support Technician
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Technician
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
1 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) HND
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (20.00%) Xen
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) XenServer
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) WatchGuard
4 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (20.00%) Kaspersky
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (20.00%) McAfee
4 1 (20.00%) Sophos
4 1 (20.00%) Websense
4 1 (20.00%) SurfControl