The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 41 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 38 36 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.91% 6.15% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.38% 17.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 0
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Windows Server 2012
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
232 211 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 42.18% 36.07% 38.91%
Number of salaries quoted 144 140 88
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £58,950
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 Watford

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Watford

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Watford region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Watford

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (84.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (73.61%) Active Directory
4 46 (63.89%) MS Exchange
5 45 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 44 (61.11%) Microsoft
7 41 (56.94%) VMware
8 39 (54.17%) MS Office
9 38 (52.78%) Citrix
10 34 (47.22%) MS Excel
11 30 (41.67%) ITIL
12 29 (40.28%) DNS
13 28 (38.89%) DHCP
13 28 (38.89%) Data Centre
14 27 (37.50%) TCP/IP
15 25 (34.72%) VMware Infrastructure
16 24 (33.33%) Office 365
16 24 (33.33%) VPN
16 24 (33.33%) Terminal Services
17 23 (31.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 23 (31.94%) Mentoring
18 22 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2010
18 22 (30.56%) Linux
19 19 (26.39%) vSphere
20 18 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
20 18 (25.00%) Handset
20 18 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
20 18 (25.00%) Information Security
21 17 (23.61%) Cloud Computing
21 17 (23.61%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 46 (63.89%) MS Exchange
2 22 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (23.61%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (9.72%) Lync
5 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (6.94%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.39%) IIS
7 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 39 (54.17%) MS Office
2 34 (47.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.39%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.39%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 24 (33.33%) Office 365
2 17 (23.61%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (23.61%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.94%) PaaS
3 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (40.28%) DNS
2 28 (38.89%) DHCP
3 27 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 24 (33.33%) VPN
5 16 (22.22%) LAN
5 16 (22.22%) WAN
6 13 (18.06%) Firewall
7 5 (6.94%) VLAN
7 5 (6.94%) ISDN
7 5 (6.94%) MPLS
7 5 (6.94%) PBX
7 5 (6.94%) VoIP
8 3 (4.17%) HTTP
9 2 (2.78%) SMTP
9 2 (2.78%) SSL
10 1 (1.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 12 (16.67%) Finance
2 10 (13.89%) Publishing
3 6 (8.33%) Legal
3 6 (8.33%) Retail
4 5 (6.94%) Games
5 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (33.33%) Analyst
1 24 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 22 (30.56%) Support Engineer
3 20 (27.78%) Support Analyst
4 16 (22.22%) Server Support
5 11 (15.28%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 7 (9.72%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (9.72%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 6 (8.33%) Server Specialist
7 6 (8.33%) Citrix Support
7 6 (8.33%) Windows Server Specialist
8 5 (6.94%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Architect
9 4 (5.56%) Project Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) Technical Support Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) COM
1 1 (1.39%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 28 (38.89%) Data Centre
2 18 (25.00%) Handset
3 13 (18.06%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.78%) iPhone
4 2 (2.78%) PKI
5 1 (1.39%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (84.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (31.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (30.56%) Linux
6 4 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.78%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.39%) Android
8 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.67%) ITIL
2 23 (31.94%) Mentoring
3 18 (25.00%) Information Security
4 12 (16.67%) Migration
5 5 (6.94%) Coaching
5 5 (6.94%) PRINCE2
5 5 (6.94%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.17%) CRM
7 2 (2.78%) Logistics
8 1 (1.39%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.39%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.39%) Build Automation
8 1 (1.39%) Analytics
8 1 (1.39%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (1.39%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.39%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.22%) C
2 8 (11.11%) SQL
3 5 (6.94%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.17%) VB
4 3 (4.17%) C#
4 3 (4.17%) C++
5 1 (1.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (16.67%) MCSE
3 6 (8.33%) MCSA
4 5 (6.94%) MCP
5 3 (4.17%) MCITP
6 1 (1.39%) CCIA
6 1 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.39%) CCA
6 1 (1.39%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (73.61%) Active Directory
2 25 (34.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (33.33%) Terminal Services
4 19 (26.39%) vSphere
5 18 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
6 16 (22.22%) VMware ESX
7 5 (6.94%) Hyper-V
7 5 (6.94%) XenApp
7 5 (6.94%) XenDesktop
8 3 (4.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (9.72%) SCCM
2 1 (1.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 44 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 41 (56.94%) VMware
3 38 (52.78%) Citrix
4 9 (12.50%) Cisco
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle
5 2 (2.78%) Dell
5 2 (2.78%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.78%) Symantec
6 1 (1.39%) Remedy
6 1 (1.39%) EMC
6 1 (1.39%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.39%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.39%) HP
6 1 (1.39%) Avaya
6 1 (1.39%) NetApp
6 1 (1.39%) Sage