The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 96 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 11 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.75% 0.24% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.08% 1.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -37.50%
Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
357 289 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 24.32% 23.57% 23.85%
Number of salaries quoted 222 213 210
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,350 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2012
Scotland

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 1 August 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (82.14%) Microsoft
3 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
4 16 (57.14%) SQL
4 16 (57.14%) VMware
5 14 (50.00%) C#
5 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (42.86%) HTML
6 12 (42.86%) Finance
6 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (35.71%) IIS
9 9 (32.14%) ITIL
9 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
9 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
10 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (28.57%) SharePoint
10 8 (28.57%) .NET
10 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
10 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
10 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
10 8 (28.57%) CSS
11 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 7 (25.00%) DNS
11 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
12 6 (21.43%) vSphere
12 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (21.43%) CMS
12 6 (21.43%) Ajax
12 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 10 (35.71%) IIS
2 8 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 6 (21.43%) CMS
4 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
4 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (3.57%) nginx
5 1 (3.57%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (3.57%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (25.00%) DNS
2 4 (14.29%) HTTPS
2 4 (14.29%) SMTP
2 4 (14.29%) FTP
2 4 (14.29%) HTTP
3 3 (10.71%) DHCP
3 3 (10.71%) SAN
3 3 (10.71%) Firewall
3 3 (10.71%) NetScaler
4 2 (7.14%) Wireless
4 2 (7.14%) IP Telephony
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (7.14%) WAN
4 2 (7.14%) LAN
5 1 (3.57%) VoIP
5 1 (3.57%) SSL
5 1 (3.57%) VPN
5 1 (3.57%) L2TP
5 1 (3.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (17.86%) InstallShield
3 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 5 (17.86%) MSBuild
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Marketing
2 5 (17.86%) Law
2 5 (17.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) IT Support
4 6 (21.43%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Server Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Graduate
7 1 (3.57%) Junior
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Network Team Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) HTML
2 8 (28.57%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 8 (28.57%) CSS
3 6 (21.43%) Ajax
3 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 5 (17.86%) SOAP
4 5 (17.86%) Web Services
4 5 (17.86%) XML
4 5 (17.86%) XSLT
4 5 (17.86%) .NET Remoting
4 5 (17.86%) JSON
4 5 (17.86%) OOXML
4 5 (17.86%) WinForms
4 5 (17.86%) jQuery
5 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (7.14%) CSS3
6 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (7.14%) HTML5
6 2 (7.14%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) N-Tier
2 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (7.14%) CentOS
6 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.14%) Debian
6 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Vista
6 2 (7.14%) UNIX
6 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) ITIL
2 5 (17.86%) Practice Management
2 5 (17.86%) Multithreading
2 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (17.86%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 4 (14.29%) Fault Management
3 4 (14.29%) Information Security
3 4 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.14%) ERP
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.57%) Telemarketing
5 1 (3.57%) MVC
5 1 (3.57%) Scrum
5 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.57%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) SQL
2 14 (50.00%) C#
3 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.86%) XQuery
5 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (21.43%) Degree
3 5 (17.86%) MCP
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.57%) MCSE
5 1 (3.57%) MCSA
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
3 6 (21.43%) vSphere
4 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
5 4 (14.29%) XenApp
6 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
6 2 (7.14%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.57%) Squid
7 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.57%) Openswan
7 1 (3.57%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) XenMobile
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
3 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) Microsoft
2 16 (57.14%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) Reuters
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle
4 5 (17.86%) Citrix
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco
6 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.57%) SAP
7 1 (3.57%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) IBM
7 1 (3.57%) Bloomberg
7 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat
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