The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 79 81 99
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +18
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 19 41 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.59% 2.41% 1.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.79% 10.93% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 18 39 24
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £23,500 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2012
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
280 375 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.37% 22.02% 25.47%
Number of salaries quoted 252 303 351
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Cheshire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Warrington -1 7 £32,500 - 2
Macclesfield - 4 £24,000 -
Wilmslow - 2 £18,750 -
Chester -1 1 £36,500 +58.69%
Winsford - 1 £37,500 -
Windows Server 2012
North West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 63 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (84.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (74.60%) Active Directory
4 42 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 40 (63.49%) VMware
6 36 (57.14%) MS Exchange
7 35 (55.56%) Windows Server
8 34 (53.97%) Cisco
9 32 (50.79%) DHCP
9 32 (50.79%) DNS
9 32 (50.79%) Windows 7
10 31 (49.21%) TCP/IP
11 28 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
12 27 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
13 26 (41.27%) MS Office
14 24 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
14 24 (38.10%) Hyper-V
15 23 (36.51%) Exchange Server 2013
15 23 (36.51%) CCNA
15 23 (36.51%) Cisco Certification
15 23 (36.51%) MS Excel
16 22 (34.92%) MCP
17 18 (28.57%) MCSE
17 18 (28.57%) MCSA
18 17 (26.98%) MCITP
19 16 (25.40%) Office 365
19 16 (25.40%) Windows XP
19 16 (25.40%) VPN
20 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
20 15 (23.81%) Firewall

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 36 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 28 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (36.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (7.94%) IIS
6 4 (6.35%) JBoss
6 4 (6.35%) WebLogic
7 3 (4.76%) IBM Notes
8 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 26 (41.27%) MS Office
2 23 (36.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) FastStats
2 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.40%) Office 365
2 4 (6.35%) PaaS
2 4 (6.35%) SaaS
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (50.79%) DHCP
1 32 (50.79%) DNS
2 31 (49.21%) TCP/IP
3 16 (25.40%) VPN
4 15 (23.81%) Firewall
5 13 (20.63%) LAN
5 13 (20.63%) SAN
6 7 (11.11%) WAN
7 6 (9.52%) Wireless
8 5 (7.94%) VoIP
9 4 (6.35%) IP Telephony
9 4 (6.35%) NAS
10 3 (4.76%) Internet
10 3 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (3.17%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (3.17%) iSCSI
11 2 (3.17%) Skype
12 1 (1.59%) DMZ
12 1 (1.59%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (1.59%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (15.87%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.94%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.17%) Law
3 2 (3.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Electronics
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (34.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
3 20 (31.75%) IT Support
4 19 (30.16%) IT Engineer
4 19 (30.16%) Support Engineer
5 17 (26.98%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 17 (26.98%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (26.98%) IT Support Engineer
6 13 (20.63%) Analyst
7 8 (12.70%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (11.11%) Technical Support
9 6 (9.52%) IT Technician
9 6 (9.52%) Support Analyst
10 5 (7.94%) Consultant
10 5 (7.94%) IT Manager
11 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 4 (6.35%) IT Support Analyst
11 4 (6.35%) Support Consultant
11 4 (6.35%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (6.35%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) .NET
1 4 (6.35%) Middleware
2 3 (4.76%) HTML
2 3 (4.76%) jQuery
2 3 (4.76%) LINQ
3 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (3.17%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.59%) HTML5
4 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Data Centre
1 6 (9.52%) Driving Licence
2 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.76%) Life Science
4 2 (3.17%) Clustering
4 2 (3.17%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.17%) iPad
4 2 (3.17%) iPhone
4 2 (3.17%) Replication
4 2 (3.17%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.59%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 63 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (84.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 32 (50.79%) Windows 7
5 16 (25.40%) Windows XP
6 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (15.87%) Windows 8
8 9 (14.29%) Linux
9 5 (7.94%) Windows 10
10 4 (6.35%) Unix
11 2 (3.17%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.59%) Android
12 1 (1.59%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.46%) ITIL
2 8 (12.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (9.52%) Business Continuity
4 4 (6.35%) Project Management
4 4 (6.35%) Supplier Management
5 3 (4.76%) Data Security
5 3 (4.76%) MVC
6 2 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.17%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.17%) TDD
6 2 (3.17%) Unit Testing
7 1 (1.59%) Android Development
7 1 (1.59%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (1.59%) High Availability
7 1 (1.59%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.59%) Logistics
7 1 (1.59%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.59%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.59%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.70%) SQL
2 5 (7.94%) C#
3 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.17%) VB
5 2 (3.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (36.51%) CCNA
2 23 (36.51%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (34.92%) MCP
4 18 (28.57%) MCSA
4 18 (28.57%) MCSE
5 17 (26.98%) MCITP
6 15 (23.81%) MCTS
7 6 (9.52%) Degree
8 2 (3.17%) HNC
9 1 (1.59%) CCA
9 1 (1.59%) CCIE
9 1 (1.59%) CCNP
9 1 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) SLA
2 3 (4.76%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (74.60%) Active Directory
2 27 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (38.10%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.35%) Terminal Services
5 3 (4.76%) vSphere
6 2 (3.17%) BitLocker
7 1 (1.59%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.59%) XenApp
7 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (3.17%) WSUS
2 1 (1.59%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 42 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 40 (63.49%) VMware
3 34 (53.97%) Cisco
4 10 (15.87%) Citrix
5 7 (11.11%) Intel Security
6 6 (9.52%) CheckPoint
6 6 (9.52%) NetApp
7 5 (7.94%) Apple
7 5 (7.94%) Sophos
7 5 (7.94%) Symantec
8 4 (6.35%) Brocade
8 4 (6.35%) Foundry
8 4 (6.35%) Oracle
8 4 (6.35%) QNAP
8 4 (6.35%) Zoho
9 3 (4.76%) CommVault
9 3 (4.76%) Lotus
10 2 (3.17%) GFI Software
10 2 (3.17%) HP
11 1 (1.59%) Mitel
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