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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
North West / Cheshire
Rank 66 62 83
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 23 43 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.25% 3.26% 2.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.41% 13.69% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 23 38 31
Median salary £32,000 £30,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.06% -27.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £41,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -1.38%

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
221 314 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.60% 23.82% 28.80%
Number of salaries quoted 169 266 468
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +1 6 £37,500 +97.36% 2
Warrington -3 5 £25,000 +13.63% 3
Wilmslow -9 5 £21,500 -4.44%
Congleton +2 3 £17,500 -
Chester 0 1 £34,000 -12.25%
Northwich - 1 £32,000 - 2
Sandbach - 1 £32,500 -
Windows Server 2012
North West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (81.36%) Windows Server
3 39 (66.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (64.41%) Microsoft
5 32 (54.24%) Windows 7
6 28 (47.46%) Office 365
7 27 (45.76%) Active Directory
8 26 (44.07%) Firewall
9 24 (40.68%) VMware
10 23 (38.98%) MS Exchange
11 22 (37.29%) Windows 8
12 19 (32.20%) Hyper-V
12 19 (32.20%) DNS
13 18 (30.51%) DHCP
13 18 (30.51%) VMware Infrastructure
13 18 (30.51%) Exchange Server 2010
14 16 (27.12%) Cisco
14 16 (27.12%) SQL
15 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
15 15 (25.42%) Exchange Server 2013
16 14 (23.73%) Apple
17 13 (22.03%) Mac OS X
17 13 (22.03%) Microsoft Certification
17 13 (22.03%) MCP
18 12 (20.34%) MCSE
19 11 (18.64%) MCSA
19 11 (18.64%) Finance
19 11 (18.64%) MCITP
20 9 (15.25%) MS Office
20 9 (15.25%) Citrix

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 23 (38.98%) MS Exchange
2 18 (30.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (25.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.69%) IIS
5 1 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS Office
2 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) BPCS
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 28 (47.46%) Office 365
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.69%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 26 (44.07%) Firewall
2 19 (32.20%) DNS
3 18 (30.51%) DHCP
4 9 (15.25%) VPN
5 8 (13.56%) VoIP
6 7 (11.86%) SAN
7 6 (10.17%) Skype
7 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
8 5 (8.47%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (8.47%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (5.08%) MPLS
9 3 (5.08%) VLAN
9 3 (5.08%) Wireless
10 1 (1.69%) Internet
10 1 (1.69%) NAS
10 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.69%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.69%) DocumentDB
5 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.69%) Power BI
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 11 (18.64%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.78%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) Advertising
4 1 (1.69%) Automotive
4 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (30.51%) Support Engineer
2 16 (27.12%) IT Support
3 15 (25.42%) IT Engineer
4 14 (23.73%) 2nd Line Support
5 13 (22.03%) IT Support Engineer
6 12 (20.34%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 12 (20.34%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 12 (20.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (16.95%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 10 (16.95%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (11.86%) DBA
8 7 (11.86%) Server Engineer
9 6 (10.17%) 1st Line Support
9 6 (10.17%) First Line Help Desk Support
9 6 (10.17%) Help Desk Support
9 6 (10.17%) SQL DBA
10 5 (8.47%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (8.47%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (6.78%) Analyst
11 4 (6.78%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.69%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (1.69%) NHibernate
2 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) iPad
1 6 (10.17%) iPhone
2 5 (8.47%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.78%) EMC VNX
4 2 (3.39%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.69%) Fintech
5 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.69%) NHS
5 1 (1.69%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.69%) Statistics
5 1 (1.69%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (81.36%) Windows Server
3 39 (66.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (54.24%) Windows 7
5 22 (37.29%) Windows 8
6 13 (22.03%) Mac OS X
7 7 (11.86%) Linux
8 6 (10.17%) Windows 10
9 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (3.39%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.69%) Android
11 1 (1.69%) CentOS
11 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.69%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.56%) ITIL
1 8 (13.56%) Patch Management
2 4 (6.78%) Direct Marketing
2 4 (6.78%) Information Management
2 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
3 3 (5.08%) Change Management
3 3 (5.08%) High Availability
3 3 (5.08%) Load Balancing
3 3 (5.08%) Migration
3 3 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (5.08%) Security Patching
3 3 (5.08%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (3.39%) ERP
4 2 (3.39%) Market Making
5 1 (1.69%) Asset Management
5 1 (1.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.69%) MVC
5 1 (1.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.12%) SQL
2 6 (10.17%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.39%) C#
3 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.69%) C
4 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) MCP
1 13 (22.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (20.34%) MCSE
3 11 (18.64%) MCITP
3 11 (18.64%) MCSA
4 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.69%) CCNA
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.69%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (45.76%) Active Directory
2 19 (32.20%) Hyper-V
3 18 (30.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (11.86%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (10.17%) vSphere
6 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (5.08%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.69%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.69%) XenApp
8 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) Backup Exec
1 5 (8.47%) SCCM
2 4 (6.78%) SCOM
3 3 (5.08%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.69%) MobiControl
4 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 38 (64.41%) Microsoft
2 24 (40.68%) VMware
3 16 (27.12%) Cisco
4 14 (23.73%) Apple
5 9 (15.25%) Citrix
6 5 (8.47%) Palo Alto
7 4 (6.78%) EMC
7 4 (6.78%) HP
7 4 (6.78%) IBM
7 4 (6.78%) Oracle
8 3 (5.08%) Avaya
8 3 (5.08%) SonicWALL
9 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.69%) arcserve
10 1 (1.69%) Motorola
10 1 (1.69%) NetApp
10 1 (1.69%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (1.69%) SAP
10 1 (1.69%) Sophos
10 1 (1.69%) Symantec
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