The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 72 75 90
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 23 28 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.69% 2.08% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.93% 7.93% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 2
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -34.48%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -15.29%
Windows Server 2012
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
332 353 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 24.36% 26.19% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 197 231 163
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,074
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (65.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 26 (55.32%) SQL Server
3 26 (55.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (53.19%) Microsoft
5 24 (51.06%) MS Exchange
6 21 (44.68%) VMware
7 20 (42.55%) Cisco
7 20 (42.55%) Windows 7
7 20 (42.55%) Exchange Server 2010
8 19 (40.43%) Active Directory
9 18 (38.30%) SQL
10 17 (36.17%) PowerShell
11 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (34.04%) Finance
12 15 (31.91%) ITIL
13 14 (29.79%) C#
14 13 (27.66%) SharePoint
14 13 (27.66%) Firewall
15 12 (25.53%) Change Management
15 12 (25.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 12 (25.53%) SAN
15 12 (25.53%) SCCM
16 11 (23.40%) Degree
17 10 (21.28%) Management Information System
17 10 (21.28%) HP
17 10 (21.28%) DNS
18 9 (19.15%) WAN
18 9 (19.15%) Blackberry
18 9 (19.15%) Oracle

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 24 (51.06%) MS Exchange
2 20 (42.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (27.66%) SharePoint
4 7 (14.89%) CMS
4 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (14.89%) Lync
5 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (12.77%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (4.26%) IIS
7 2 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.26%) Office 365
1 2 (4.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) Firewall
2 12 (25.53%) SAN
3 10 (21.28%) DNS
4 9 (19.15%) WAN
5 8 (17.02%) Fibre Channel
5 8 (17.02%) MPLS
6 6 (12.77%) FCoE
6 6 (12.77%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (12.77%) Ethernet
6 6 (12.77%) DMZ
7 5 (10.64%) SMTP
7 5 (10.64%) HTTPS
7 5 (10.64%) FTP
7 5 (10.64%) HTTP
7 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
7 5 (10.64%) LAN
8 4 (8.51%) IP Telephony
8 4 (8.51%) Wireless
8 4 (8.51%) VoIP
9 3 (6.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (55.32%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.26%) Informix
4 2 (4.26%) Ingres
4 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.13%) MSI
General
1 16 (34.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) Analyst
2 13 (27.66%) Support Analyst
3 12 (25.53%) IT Support
4 11 (23.40%) IT Support Analyst
5 8 (17.02%) Project Manager
6 7 (14.89%) Technical Project Manager
6 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (14.89%) Technical Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Administrator
7 3 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.38%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Systems Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Network Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 1 (2.13%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) HTML
2 6 (12.77%) MSMQ
3 3 (6.38%) .NET
4 2 (4.26%) WinForms
4 2 (4.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Management Information System
2 9 (19.15%) Blackberry
3 7 (14.89%) Mainframe
4 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
4 6 (12.77%) Replication
5 5 (10.64%) Kindle
6 4 (8.51%) Fat Client
6 4 (8.51%) Thin Client
7 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (2.13%) PKI
8 1 (2.13%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (65.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 26 (55.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (42.55%) Windows 7
5 7 (14.89%) HPUX
5 7 (14.89%) Windows 2000
6 6 (12.77%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (6.38%) Solaris
7 3 (6.38%) UNIX
8 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
8 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) ITIL
2 12 (25.53%) Change Management
3 9 (19.15%) Project Management
3 9 (19.15%) Line Management
4 8 (17.02%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2
5 6 (12.77%) Workflow
6 5 (10.64%) Asset Management
7 4 (8.51%) Fault Management
7 4 (8.51%) Capacity Management
7 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (8.51%) Information Security
8 3 (6.38%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (4.26%) ITIL V3
9 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.26%) Supplier Management
9 2 (4.26%) Resource Management
9 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.26%) Migration
10 1 (2.13%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) SQL
2 17 (36.17%) PowerShell
3 14 (29.79%) C#
4 3 (6.38%) VB
5 1 (2.13%) C
5 1 (2.13%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) Degree
2 8 (17.02%) APMP
2 8 (17.02%) MCP
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.38%) MCSA
4 3 (6.38%) MCITP
5 2 (4.26%) HND
5 2 (4.26%) MCSE
5 2 (4.26%) CCNP
5 2 (4.26%) CCNA
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.13%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (10.64%) ISO 9001
3 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (40.43%) Active Directory
2 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.89%) Hyper-V
4 6 (12.77%) XenApp
5 4 (8.51%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (4.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (25.53%) SCCM
2 4 (8.51%) SCOM
3 3 (6.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Intune
5 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (53.19%) Microsoft
2 21 (44.68%) VMware
3 20 (42.55%) Cisco
4 10 (21.28%) HP
5 9 (19.15%) Oracle
6 8 (17.02%) Citrix
7 7 (14.89%) Nortel
7 7 (14.89%) Avaya
7 7 (14.89%) Juniper
7 7 (14.89%) Fujitsu
7 7 (14.89%) Brocade
8 6 (12.77%) BT
8 6 (12.77%) Clearswift
8 6 (12.77%) IBM
9 4 (8.51%) EMC
10 3 (6.38%) Symantec
10 3 (6.38%) Sun
11 2 (4.26%) Veeam
11 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds
12 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
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