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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
North West / Cheshire
Rank 64 63 100
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +37
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 24 41 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.38% 3.16% 1.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.00% 13.27% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 22 39 24
Median salary £32,250 £31,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,850 £22,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £41,350 £42,200 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +2.81%

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
200 309 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.86% 23.79% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 147 271 400
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 7 £37,500 -
Macclesfield +2 4 £25,000 +4.16% 1
Chester +3 3 £38,250 -15.00% 1
Knutsford +5 2 £22,250 -25.83% 1
Congleton +1 2 £17,500 -
Warrington -7 2 £27,750 +26.13% 3
Northwich - 1 £32,000 -
Runcorn - 1 £18,500 -
Windows Server 2012
North West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 60 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (76.67%) Windows Server
3 38 (63.33%) Microsoft
4 37 (61.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (51.67%) Active Directory
6 27 (45.00%) Office 365
7 26 (43.33%) Windows 7
8 24 (40.00%) VMware
9 22 (36.67%) Hyper-V
10 20 (33.33%) Windows 8
11 19 (31.67%) Firewall
12 18 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 17 (28.33%) MS Exchange
14 15 (25.00%) Cisco
14 15 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
15 14 (23.33%) DNS
15 14 (23.33%) SQL
15 14 (23.33%) SQL Server
16 13 (21.67%) DHCP
17 11 (18.33%) ITIL
17 11 (18.33%) Citrix
17 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Certification
18 10 (16.67%) Finance
18 10 (16.67%) MS Excel
19 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
19 9 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
19 9 (15.00%) MCP
19 9 (15.00%) MCSE
19 9 (15.00%) Mac OS X
19 9 (15.00%) Apple

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (28.33%) MS Exchange
2 15 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.67%) IIS
5 1 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 27 (45.00%) Office 365
2 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.67%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (1.67%) IaaS
4 1 (1.67%) PaaS
4 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (31.67%) Firewall
2 14 (23.33%) DNS
3 13 (21.67%) DHCP
4 8 (13.33%) VoIP
4 8 (13.33%) VPN
5 7 (11.67%) SAN
6 6 (10.00%) Skype
7 5 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (8.33%) TCP/IP
8 3 (5.00%) MPLS
8 3 (5.00%) VLAN
9 2 (3.33%) DMZ
10 1 (1.67%) Internet
10 1 (1.67%) NAS
10 1 (1.67%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.67%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.67%) DocumentDB
6 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.67%) Power BI
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 10 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.67%) Marketing
4 2 (3.33%) Advertising
5 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) Support Engineer
2 12 (20.00%) IT Support
3 11 (18.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (18.33%) IT Engineer
4 10 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 10 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 9 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (11.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 7 (11.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (11.67%) Server Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (10.00%) DBA
7 6 (10.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
7 6 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
8 5 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (8.33%) Analyst
8 5 (8.33%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) .NET
1 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.67%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 1 (1.67%) NHibernate
1 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) iPad
1 6 (10.00%) iPhone
2 5 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.67%) EMC VNX
4 2 (3.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Fintech
5 1 (1.67%) NHS
5 1 (1.67%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) Replication
5 1 (1.67%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.67%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 60 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (76.67%) Windows Server
3 37 (61.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (43.33%) Windows 7
5 20 (33.33%) Windows 8
6 9 (15.00%) Mac OS X
7 7 (11.67%) Linux
8 5 (8.33%) Windows 10
9 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (5.00%) VMS
11 1 (1.67%) Android
11 1 (1.67%) CentOS
11 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 1 (1.67%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.33%) ITIL
2 5 (8.33%) Patch Management
3 4 (6.67%) Change Management
3 4 (6.67%) Direct Marketing
3 4 (6.67%) High Availability
3 4 (6.67%) Information Management
3 4 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (5.00%) Migration
5 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.33%) CRM
5 2 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.67%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (1.67%) Information Governance
6 1 (1.67%) ITIL V2
6 1 (1.67%) Machine Learning
6 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.67%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (1.67%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.33%) SQL
2 6 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.33%) VB
4 2 (3.33%) VBScript
5 1 (1.67%) C
5 1 (1.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (15.00%) MCP
2 9 (15.00%) MCSE
3 8 (13.33%) MCSA
4 7 (11.67%) MCITP
5 2 (3.33%) A+ Certification
5 2 (3.33%) DBS Check
5 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.67%) CCNA
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (51.67%) Active Directory
2 22 (36.67%) Hyper-V
3 18 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (11.67%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (10.00%) vSphere
6 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (6.67%) XenDesktop
7 3 (5.00%) VMware ESX
8 2 (3.33%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.67%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.67%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.67%) XenApp
9 1 (1.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 5 (8.33%) SCCM
1 5 (8.33%) SCOM
2 3 (5.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.67%) MobiControl
3 1 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (63.33%) Microsoft
2 24 (40.00%) VMware
3 15 (25.00%) Cisco
4 11 (18.33%) Citrix
5 9 (15.00%) Apple
6 5 (8.33%) Palo Alto
7 4 (6.67%) EMC
7 4 (6.67%) HP
7 4 (6.67%) IBM
7 4 (6.67%) Oracle
8 3 (5.00%) SonicWALL
9 2 (3.33%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.33%) NetApp
9 2 (3.33%) Sophos
10 1 (1.67%) arcserve
10 1 (1.67%) Dell
10 1 (1.67%) Motorola
10 1 (1.67%) SAP
10 1 (1.67%) Symantec
10 1 (1.67%) Wyse
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