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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 21 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 2 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 1.83% 8.43% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.18% 63.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Average salary £23,000 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.80% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -15.29%
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
11 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 10.09% 13.25% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 6
Average salary £23,000 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.59% -6.15%
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 29 December 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Xen
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Kaspersky
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) Xen
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Kaspersky
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) Websense
2 1 (50.00%) SurfControl