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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 80 85 79
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 19 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.40% 1.45% 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.27% 7.03% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 8
Average salary £36,878 £37,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.65% +9.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,550 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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
303 313 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.26% 20.61% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 192 195 163
Average salary £36,878 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.65% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,800 £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 30 March 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (82.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (53.85%) VMware
4 20 (51.28%) MS Exchange
5 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
6 18 (46.15%) Cisco
7 17 (43.59%) Active Directory
8 15 (38.46%) SAN
9 14 (35.90%) Windows 7
10 13 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (30.77%) Degree
11 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
11 12 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (28.21%) SharePoint
12 11 (28.21%) WAN
12 11 (28.21%) PowerShell
13 10 (25.64%) ITIL
14 9 (23.08%) C#
14 9 (23.08%) Asset Management
15 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
15 8 (20.51%) SCCM
15 8 (20.51%) Citrix
15 8 (20.51%) SQL
15 8 (20.51%) LAN
15 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
16 7 (17.95%) DNS
16 7 (17.95%) Network Security
16 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
16 7 (17.95%) Firewall

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (51.28%) MS Exchange
2 12 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (28.21%) SharePoint
4 6 (15.38%) Lync
5 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (10.26%) CMS
6 2 (5.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) SAN
2 11 (28.21%) WAN
3 8 (20.51%) LAN
4 7 (17.95%) DNS
4 7 (17.95%) Firewall
4 7 (17.95%) Network Security
5 5 (12.82%) Wireless
6 4 (10.26%) IP Telephony
6 4 (10.26%) MPLS
6 4 (10.26%) MRTG
6 4 (10.26%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (5.13%) HTTPS
7 2 (5.13%) VoIP
7 2 (5.13%) SMTP
7 2 (5.13%) FTP
7 2 (5.13%) HTTP
7 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.56%) VPN
8 1 (2.56%) OSPF
8 1 (2.56%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.13%) Informix
3 2 (5.13%) Ingres
3 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.56%) MSI
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Analyst
2 9 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) IT Support
4 6 (15.38%) IT Support Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Systems Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Network Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) HTML
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) WinForms
2 2 (5.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
2 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
3 6 (15.38%) Kindle
4 4 (10.26%) Blackberry
5 3 (7.69%) Thin Client
5 3 (7.69%) Fat Client
6 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.56%) FMCG
7 1 (2.56%) iPhone
7 1 (2.56%) iPad
7 1 (2.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (82.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (35.90%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.69%) UNIX
5 3 (7.69%) Solaris
5 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (2.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) ITIL
2 9 (23.08%) Asset Management
3 6 (15.38%) Change Management
4 3 (7.69%) Project Management
4 3 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.13%) Line Management
5 2 (5.13%) ITIL V3
5 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.13%) Supplier Management
5 2 (5.13%) Resource Management
5 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.56%) CRM
6 1 (2.56%) ERP
6 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.56%) Identity Management
6 1 (2.56%) Data Security
6 1 (2.56%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) PowerShell
2 9 (23.08%) C#
3 8 (20.51%) SQL
4 3 (7.69%) VB
5 1 (2.56%) XAML
5 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) MCP
3 3 (7.69%) CCNP
3 3 (7.69%) CCNA
3 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.13%) HND
4 2 (5.13%) MCSA
4 2 (5.13%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) MCITP
5 1 (2.56%) CCIE
5 1 (2.56%) MCSE
5 1 (2.56%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) ISO 9001
1 6 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (43.59%) Active Directory
2 13 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (17.95%) vSphere
4 6 (15.38%) XenApp
5 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
6 4 (10.26%) XenDesktop
7 2 (5.13%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (5.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) SCCM
2 6 (15.38%) SCOM
3 3 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) VMware
2 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
3 18 (46.15%) Cisco
4 8 (20.51%) Citrix
5 5 (12.82%) SolarWinds
5 5 (12.82%) EMC
6 4 (10.26%) Veeam
6 4 (10.26%) CheckPoint
7 3 (7.69%) Symantec
7 3 (7.69%) Sun
7 3 (7.69%) HP
8 2 (5.13%) Oracle
9 1 (2.56%) NetApp
9 1 (2.56%) F5
9 1 (2.56%) Twitter
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago