The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 98 113 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 28 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.52% 0.64% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.98% 2.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 0
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 -
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
468 574 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 25.39% 30.73% 33.20%
Number of salaries quoted 364 454 522
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2012
North West

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -1 15 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Runcorn -2 2 £27,500 -28.57%
Crewe - 1 £24,000 - 1
Windows Server 2012
North West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (82.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (68.89%) VMware
3 31 (68.89%) Microsoft
4 24 (53.33%) Active Directory
4 24 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (48.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (48.89%) IIS
6 21 (46.67%) MS Exchange
7 20 (44.44%) SQL
8 19 (42.22%) Cisco
9 17 (37.78%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (35.56%) MCSE
11 15 (33.33%) DNS
11 15 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
11 15 (33.33%) Hyper-V
12 14 (31.11%) Exchange Server 2010
12 14 (31.11%) Finance
12 14 (31.11%) Apache
13 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
14 11 (24.44%) MCITP
14 11 (24.44%) Exchange Server 2013
15 10 (22.22%) SMTP
15 10 (22.22%) MS Office
15 10 (22.22%) ITIL
15 10 (22.22%) FTP
16 9 (20.00%) Citrix
16 9 (20.00%) Project Management
16 9 (20.00%) SharePoint
17 8 (17.78%) Windows XP

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 22 (48.89%) IIS
2 21 (46.67%) MS Exchange
3 15 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (31.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (31.11%) Apache
5 11 (24.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
9 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (2.22%) Lync
10 1 (2.22%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 10 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (33.33%) DNS
2 10 (22.22%) SMTP
2 10 (22.22%) FTP
3 5 (11.11%) SAN
3 5 (11.11%) Firewall
4 4 (8.89%) WAN
5 3 (6.67%) DHCP
5 3 (6.67%) LAN
5 3 (6.67%) VPN
5 3 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (4.44%) Wireless
6 2 (4.44%) IPsec
6 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.44%) Internet
6 2 (4.44%) NAS
7 1 (2.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
1 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (31.11%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 6 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Consultant
4 5 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 5 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Support
5 4 (8.89%) Platform Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (6.67%) Support Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Technical Support Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.44%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) jQuery
1 4 (8.89%) .NET
1 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET
1 4 (8.89%) XML
1 4 (8.89%) XSL
1 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.22%) Clustering
2 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (82.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (48.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (17.78%) Windows XP
5 3 (6.67%) Linux
6 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.44%) CentOS
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.22%) Windows NT
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) ITIL
2 9 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (8.89%) MVC
3 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
3 4 (8.89%) OOP
3 4 (8.89%) OO
4 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.44%) Scrum
5 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.44%) Pair Programming
5 2 (4.44%) Asset Management
5 2 (4.44%) Refactoring
5 2 (4.44%) CRM
5 2 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.22%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (2.22%) Database Security
6 1 (2.22%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 20 (44.44%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 4 (8.89%) VB.NET
3 4 (8.89%) C#
3 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) PHP
4 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (35.56%) MCSE
3 11 (24.44%) MCITP
4 7 (15.56%) MCSA
4 7 (15.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (13.33%) MCP
6 4 (8.89%) Degree
7 2 (4.44%) CCNA
7 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.22%) CCA
8 1 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.22%) MCTS
System Software
1 24 (53.33%) Active Directory
1 24 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 6 (13.33%) XenApp
4 4 (8.89%) Terminal Server
5 2 (4.44%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (4.44%) VMware Server
5 2 (4.44%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.22%) Sendmail
6 1 (2.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) SCCM
1 2 (4.44%) SCOM
1 2 (4.44%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (4.44%) MOM
1 2 (4.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (4.44%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.22%) Nagios
2 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.22%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 31 (68.89%) VMware
1 31 (68.89%) Microsoft
2 19 (42.22%) Cisco
3 9 (20.00%) Citrix
4 4 (8.89%) Symantec
5 2 (4.44%) Altiris
5 2 (4.44%) Infor
5 2 (4.44%) NetApp
5 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.44%) HP
5 2 (4.44%) Dell
6 1 (2.22%) McAfee
6 1 (2.22%) Avaya
6 1 (2.22%) Sun
6 1 (2.22%) AppSense
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Warrington
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