The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 25 37 38
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 5.04% 1.28% 0.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 13.33% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Average salary £34,500 £17,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+97.14% -61.11%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Windows Server 2012
Manchester

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

Operating Systems Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
42 15 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 35.29% 9.62% 24.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35 14 36
Average salary £30,000 £19,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -56.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £17,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Bolton

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Bolton

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) Office 365
6 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (28.57%) LAN
6 2 (28.57%) WAN
6 2 (28.57%) DHCP
6 2 (28.57%) Lync
6 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
6 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (28.57%) MS Office
6 2 (28.57%) SAP
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL
6 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle
6 2 (28.57%) Citrix

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Lync
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) SAP