The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 8 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 15.38% 0.78% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.50% 6.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £29,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Windows Server 2012
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
16 32 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 24.62% 12.40% 29.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 58
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 Aberdeen

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (72.73%) CCNA
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) MCSE
4 7 (63.64%) VMware
4 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
5 6 (54.55%) Release Management
5 6 (54.55%) ITIL V3
5 6 (54.55%) Change Control
5 6 (54.55%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (54.55%) MCTS
5 6 (54.55%) Operations Management
5 6 (54.55%) Problem Management
5 6 (54.55%) Quality Management
5 6 (54.55%) Information Security
5 6 (54.55%) Project Management
5 6 (54.55%) ITIL
5 6 (54.55%) CCNP
6 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
6 5 (45.45%) Dell
7 4 (36.36%) CommVault
7 4 (36.36%) NetApp
7 4 (36.36%) EMC
7 4 (36.36%) Degree
7 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
8 3 (27.27%) SAN

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen 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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Data Centre Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support Technician
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Technician
3 2 (18.18%) Support Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) PKI
3 1 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Debian
3 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
1 6 (54.55%) Project Management
1 6 (54.55%) Quality Management
1 6 (54.55%) Information Security
1 6 (54.55%) Operations Management
1 6 (54.55%) Problem Management
1 6 (54.55%) Release Management
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL V3
1 6 (54.55%) Change Control
1 6 (54.55%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) CCNA
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (63.64%) MCSE
3 6 (54.55%) CCNP
3 6 (54.55%) MCTS
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) CISSP
5 2 (18.18%) SSCP
6 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (9.09%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) Dell
4 4 (36.36%) EMC
4 4 (36.36%) CommVault
4 4 (36.36%) NetApp
5 2 (18.18%) Proofpoint
6 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 1 (9.09%) Citrix