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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 28 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 4.15% 0.50% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.11% 1.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £33,750 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -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 Worcestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
61 67 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 31.61% 33.17% 37.60%
Number of salaries quoted 55 48 92
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester - 4 £36,750 -
Kidderminster - 2 £31,500 -
Malvern - 1 £40,000 -
Bromsgrove - 1 £25,000 -
Windows Server 2012
West Midlands

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 5 (55.56%) LAN
4 5 (55.56%) WAN
5 4 (44.44%) MS Office
5 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (44.44%) SAN
5 4 (44.44%) DNS
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) vSphere
6 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 3 (33.33%) Dell
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
7 2 (22.22%) MCSE
7 2 (22.22%) MCSA
7 2 (22.22%) Apache

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) SMTP
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) DDNS
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
4 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Advertising
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) DBA
1 2 (22.22%) SQL DBA
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) ICT Technician
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
1 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Workflow
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
2 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) MCSA
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) MCITP
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Nagios
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) Dell
5 2 (22.22%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) Symantec
6 1 (11.11%) Sophos
6 1 (11.11%) EMC
6 1 (11.11%) NetApp