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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 77 85 90
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 24 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.78% 1.21% 0.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.52% 5.06% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 4
Average salary £36,878 £43,250 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.73% +2.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,250 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -17.64%
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
319 336 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.59% 23.95% 22.45%
Number of salaries quoted 190 229 167
Average salary £37,500 £36,947 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% +5.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,115 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
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 27 February 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (68.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (60.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
5 20 (48.78%) MS Exchange
6 19 (46.34%) SQL Server
6 19 (46.34%) VMware
7 18 (43.90%) Cisco
8 17 (41.46%) Active Directory
8 17 (41.46%) Windows 7
9 15 (36.59%) PowerShell
10 14 (34.15%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2010
11 13 (31.71%) SAN
11 13 (31.71%) ITIL
12 12 (29.27%) C#
12 12 (29.27%) SQL
12 12 (29.27%) SharePoint
12 12 (29.27%) Degree
13 10 (24.39%) Change Management
13 10 (24.39%) Management Information System
13 10 (24.39%) Finance
13 10 (24.39%) DNS
13 10 (24.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 9 (21.95%) SCCM
14 9 (21.95%) WAN
15 8 (19.51%) Firewall
16 7 (17.07%) Asset Management
16 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
16 7 (17.07%) Citrix

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 20 (48.78%) MS Exchange
2 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (29.27%) SharePoint
4 6 (14.63%) CMS
4 6 (14.63%) Lync
5 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (4.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.44%) IIS
8 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
1 1 (2.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) SAN
2 10 (24.39%) DNS
3 9 (21.95%) WAN
4 8 (19.51%) Firewall
5 6 (14.63%) LAN
6 5 (12.20%) MPLS
6 5 (12.20%) Network Security
7 4 (9.76%) IP Telephony
7 4 (9.76%) HTTPS
7 4 (9.76%) SMTP
7 4 (9.76%) FTP
7 4 (9.76%) HTTP
7 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
8 3 (7.32%) VoIP
8 3 (7.32%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (7.32%) Wireless
9 2 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (4.88%) MRTG
9 2 (4.88%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (46.34%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.88%) Informix
3 2 (4.88%) Ingres
3 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.44%) MSI
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Analyst
2 11 (26.83%) Support Analyst
3 10 (24.39%) IT Support
4 9 (21.95%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Systems Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Technical Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Network Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
9 1 (2.44%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) HTML
2 3 (7.32%) .NET
3 2 (4.88%) MSMQ
3 2 (4.88%) WinForms
3 2 (4.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Management Information System
2 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
3 6 (14.63%) Kindle
4 5 (12.20%) Blackberry
5 3 (7.32%) Fat Client
5 3 (7.32%) Thin Client
6 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.88%) Mainframe
6 2 (4.88%) Replication
7 1 (2.44%) PKI
7 1 (2.44%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (68.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (60.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (41.46%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.32%) UNIX
5 3 (7.32%) Solaris
6 2 (4.88%) Windows 2000
6 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.88%) HPUX
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.44%) Android
7 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) ITIL
2 10 (24.39%) Change Management
3 7 (17.07%) Asset Management
3 7 (17.07%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (12.20%) Project Management
5 4 (9.76%) Line Management
6 3 (7.32%) Information Security
6 3 (7.32%) Capacity Management
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (7.32%) Fault Management
7 2 (4.88%) Supplier Management
7 2 (4.88%) Resource Management
7 2 (4.88%) Workflow
7 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.88%) ITIL V3
7 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.44%) Identity Management
8 1 (2.44%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 15 (36.59%) PowerShell
2 12 (29.27%) C#
2 12 (29.27%) SQL
3 3 (7.32%) VB
4 1 (2.44%) XAML
4 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Degree
2 6 (14.63%) MCP
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.32%) APMP
4 2 (4.88%) MCITP
4 2 (4.88%) CCNP
4 2 (4.88%) CCNA
4 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.88%) HND
4 2 (4.88%) MCSA
5 1 (2.44%) CCIE
5 1 (2.44%) MCSE
5 1 (2.44%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (24.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (14.63%) ISO 9001
3 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (41.46%) Active Directory
2 14 (34.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (14.63%) XenApp
4 5 (12.20%) Hyper-V
5 4 (9.76%) XenDesktop
6 3 (7.32%) vSphere
7 2 (4.88%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (4.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) SCCM
2 5 (12.20%) SCOM
3 3 (7.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
2 19 (46.34%) VMware
3 18 (43.90%) Cisco
4 7 (17.07%) Citrix
5 5 (12.20%) HP
5 5 (12.20%) EMC
5 5 (12.20%) Oracle
6 4 (9.76%) Veeam
7 3 (7.32%) SolarWinds
7 3 (7.32%) Nortel
7 3 (7.32%) Symantec
7 3 (7.32%) Avaya
7 3 (7.32%) Juniper
7 3 (7.32%) Sun
8 2 (4.88%) IBM
8 2 (4.88%) Clearswift
8 2 (4.88%) BT
8 2 (4.88%) Brocade
8 2 (4.88%) Fujitsu
8 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
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