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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 87 81 94
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 19 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.19% 1.49% 0.084%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.01% 5.90% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 0
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
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
379 373 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.84% 25.32% 22.36%
Number of salaries quoted 212 239 181
Average salary £36,875 £36,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% -4.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 31 August 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (51.52%) VMware
4 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
5 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 13 (39.39%) SQL
7 11 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
9 9 (27.27%) NetBackup
10 8 (24.24%) SCOM
10 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
10 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (21.21%) WAN
11 7 (21.21%) SAN
12 6 (18.18%) Veritas
12 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
12 6 (18.18%) ITIL
12 6 (18.18%) Firewall
12 6 (18.18%) Lync
12 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (18.18%) Release Management
13 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
13 5 (15.15%) Office 365
13 5 (15.15%) Customer Engagement
14 4 (12.12%) Finance
14 4 (12.12%) Citrix
14 4 (12.12%) Symantec
14 4 (12.12%) Linux

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 11 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (18.18%) Lync
3 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (9.09%) IIS
5 3 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Project
1 3 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Office 365
2 3 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) WAN
1 7 (21.21%) SAN
2 6 (18.18%) Firewall
3 4 (12.12%) LAN
4 3 (9.09%) Wireless
5 2 (6.06%) Network Security
5 2 (6.06%) MRTG
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (6.06%) MPLS
6 1 (3.03%) VoIP
6 1 (3.03%) DHCP
6 1 (3.03%) VPN
6 1 (3.03%) DNS
6 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.03%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
1 4 (12.12%) Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (12.12%) Service Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) IT Support
4 3 (9.09%) Backup Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Server Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Active Directory Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Exchange Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (3.03%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
1 1 (3.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.03%) Replication
2 1 (3.03%) iPhone
2 1 (3.03%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (12.12%) Linux
5 3 (9.09%) UNIX
6 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) ITIL
1 6 (18.18%) Release Management
2 5 (15.15%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (12.12%) Asset Management
3 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
4 3 (9.09%) Migration
4 3 (9.09%) CRM
4 3 (9.09%) MOF
4 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.03%) Software Licensing
6 1 (3.03%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) HND
1 1 (3.03%) MCSE
1 1 (3.03%) MCSA
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.03%) MCDST
1 1 (3.03%) MCITP
1 1 (3.03%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
2 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
3 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (12.12%) VMware Server
4 4 (12.12%) vSphere
5 3 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (9.09%) XenApp
5 3 (9.09%) ISA Server
6 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) NetBackup
2 8 (24.24%) SCOM
3 4 (12.12%) SCCM
4 3 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) VMware
2 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.18%) Veritas
4 4 (12.12%) Citrix
4 4 (12.12%) IBM
4 4 (12.12%) Symantec
5 3 (9.09%) EMC
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco
6 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.06%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.03%) Twitter
7 1 (3.03%) Avaya
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