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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 81 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 25 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.71% 0.080% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.05% 0.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
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
413 268 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.23% 21.41% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 272 173 233
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 17 September 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
3 24 (64.86%) SQL Server
3 24 (64.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (59.46%) SQL
5 19 (51.35%) VMware
6 16 (43.24%) Finance
7 15 (40.54%) C#
7 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (35.14%) ITIL
9 12 (32.43%) HTML
9 12 (32.43%) MS Exchange
9 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
9 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (32.43%) Windows 7
9 12 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 11 (29.73%) SharePoint
10 11 (29.73%) DNS
10 11 (29.73%) Firewall
11 10 (27.03%) Oracle
11 10 (27.03%) PowerShell
12 9 (24.32%) Cisco
12 9 (24.32%) Change Management
12 9 (24.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 9 (24.32%) Performance Monitoring
13 8 (21.62%) IIS
13 8 (21.62%) MCP
13 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
13 8 (21.62%) SAN
13 8 (21.62%) CMS

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 12 (32.43%) MS Exchange
1 12 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (29.73%) SharePoint
3 8 (21.62%) IIS
3 8 (21.62%) CMS
4 5 (13.51%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (2.70%) nginx
6 1 (2.70%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.70%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
1 2 (5.41%) IaaS
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) DNS
1 11 (29.73%) Firewall
2 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
2 8 (21.62%) SAN
3 6 (16.22%) HTTPS
3 6 (16.22%) SMTP
3 6 (16.22%) FTP
3 6 (16.22%) HTTP
3 6 (16.22%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (13.51%) FCoE
4 5 (13.51%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (13.51%) Ethernet
4 5 (13.51%) DMZ
4 5 (13.51%) MPLS
5 4 (10.81%) WAN
5 4 (10.81%) Wireless
6 3 (8.11%) DHCP
6 3 (8.11%) LAN
6 3 (8.11%) VoIP
6 3 (8.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (64.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 3 (8.11%) MSBuild
3 3 (8.11%) InstallShield
General
1 16 (43.24%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Law
2 3 (8.11%) Legal
2 3 (8.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) Support Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) IT Support Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) IT Support
3 6 (16.22%) Technical Manager
3 6 (16.22%) Project Manager
4 5 (13.51%) Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Technical Project Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Administrator
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Service Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Support Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.70%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) HTML
2 5 (13.51%) .NET
2 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
2 5 (13.51%) CSS
2 5 (13.51%) MSMQ
3 4 (10.81%) Ajax
3 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
4 3 (8.11%) JSON
4 3 (8.11%) OOXML
4 3 (8.11%) WinForms
4 3 (8.11%) SOAP
4 3 (8.11%) Web Services
4 3 (8.11%) XML
4 3 (8.11%) XSLT
4 3 (8.11%) jQuery
4 3 (8.11%) .NET Remoting
5 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.70%) HTML5
6 1 (2.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (2.70%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
2 6 (16.22%) Mainframe
3 5 (13.51%) Blackberry
3 5 (13.51%) Replication
4 3 (8.11%) N-Tier
4 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (64.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (32.43%) Windows 7
4 6 (16.22%) HPUX
4 6 (16.22%) Windows 2000
5 5 (13.51%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (10.81%) Linux
6 4 (10.81%) Ubuntu
7 2 (5.41%) UNIX
7 2 (5.41%) Debian
7 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Vista
7 2 (5.41%) CentOS
7 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) ITIL
2 9 (24.32%) Change Management
2 9 (24.32%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (16.22%) Line Management
3 6 (16.22%) Capacity Management
3 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2
3 6 (16.22%) Project Management
3 6 (16.22%) Information Security
3 6 (16.22%) Fault Management
4 5 (13.51%) Workflow
5 3 (8.11%) Practice Management
5 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.11%) Multithreading
6 2 (5.41%) Migration
6 2 (5.41%) ERP
6 2 (5.41%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.70%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.70%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 22 (59.46%) SQL
2 15 (40.54%) C#
3 10 (27.03%) PowerShell
4 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.11%) XQuery
6 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) MCP
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (16.22%) APMP
4 5 (13.51%) Degree
5 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.41%) MCITP
5 2 (5.41%) MCSE
5 2 (5.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (24.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.11%) vSphere
5 2 (5.41%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.70%) Squid
6 1 (2.70%) Postfix
6 1 (2.70%) XenApp
6 1 (2.70%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) SCCM
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Intune
3 1 (2.70%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
2 19 (51.35%) VMware
3 10 (27.03%) Oracle
4 9 (24.32%) Cisco
5 7 (18.92%) HP
6 6 (16.22%) IBM
6 6 (16.22%) Brocade
6 6 (16.22%) Fujitsu
7 5 (13.51%) Nortel
7 5 (13.51%) Avaya
7 5 (13.51%) Juniper
7 5 (13.51%) Clearswift
7 5 (13.51%) BT
8 4 (10.81%) Reuters
9 3 (8.11%) Citrix
10 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (2.70%) Bloomberg
11 1 (2.70%) SAP