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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 11 33 40
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 9.21% 1.27% 0.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.18% 4.17% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +2.85%
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
17 48 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 22.37% 30.57% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 35 54
Average salary £25,000 £38,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.48% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,650 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 10 February 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Bolton

Windows Server 2012
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
4 7 (63.64%) VMware
5 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
5 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (27.27%) VoIP
6 3 (27.27%) DHCP
6 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (27.27%) Firewall
6 3 (27.27%) VMware Server
7 2 (18.18%) VLAN
7 2 (18.18%) Legal
7 2 (18.18%) ITIL
7 2 (18.18%) vSphere
7 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (18.18%) Network Security
8 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
8 1 (9.09%) SQL
8 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (9.09%) Citrix
8 1 (9.09%) Windows 7

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
1 3 (27.27%) VoIP
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security
2 2 (18.18%) VLAN
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) IT Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) IT Systems Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Support
3 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Server
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix