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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 85 82 82
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 12 23 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.94% 1.71% 1.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.51% 7.03% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 19
Average salary £35,750 £38,439 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.99% +18.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £31,800 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £49,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,878 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +5.36%
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
266 327 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.91% 24.28% 24.91%
Number of salaries quoted 169 193 226
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 5 February 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
4 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (48.00%) MS Exchange
5 12 (48.00%) Windows Server
6 11 (44.00%) Hyper-V
6 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (40.00%) Finance
8 9 (36.00%) ITIL
8 9 (36.00%) SAN
9 8 (32.00%) Citrix
9 8 (32.00%) VMware
9 8 (32.00%) SCCM
9 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (28.00%) DHCP
10 7 (28.00%) DNS
10 7 (28.00%) SQL
10 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
10 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (24.00%) Office 365
11 6 (24.00%) Varonis
11 6 (24.00%) Symantec
11 6 (24.00%) SCOM
11 6 (24.00%) Asset Management
12 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
12 5 (20.00%) Degree
12 5 (20.00%) Blackberry
12 5 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (48.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (20.00%) Lync
4 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (4.00%) Primavera
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (24.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) SAN
2 7 (28.00%) DHCP
2 7 (28.00%) DNS
3 3 (12.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
4 1 (4.00%) LDAP
4 1 (4.00%) NAS
4 1 (4.00%) VoIP
4 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (8.00%) WinDbg
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Administrator
2 3 (12.00%) Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Applications Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Architect
3 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Developer
3 2 (8.00%) IT Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) IT Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Security Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
1 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (8.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (8.00%) WCF
1 2 (8.00%) WPF
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) REST
2 1 (4.00%) WebCenter
2 1 (4.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Clustering
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.00%) EPoS
4 1 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.00%) PKI
4 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.00%) Linux
6 2 (8.00%) Unix
7 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Asset Management
3 5 (20.00%) Change Management
3 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (16.00%) Migration
4 4 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (12.00%) Facilities Management
5 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (12.00%) Project Management
5 3 (12.00%) Service Management
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.00%) CRM
6 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.00%) ITSM
6 2 (8.00%) Line Management
6 2 (8.00%) MVC
6 2 (8.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.00%) C#
3 2 (8.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.00%) CCNA
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.00%) MCP
2 3 (12.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (44.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (20.00%) XenApp
5 4 (16.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (16.00%) XenDesktop
6 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) SCCM
2 6 (24.00%) SCOM
3 4 (16.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (16.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (8.00%) Ansible
4 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (8.00%) Puppet
5 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
5 1 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Citrix
2 8 (32.00%) VMware
3 6 (24.00%) Symantec
3 6 (24.00%) Varonis
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco
5 4 (16.00%) CA
6 1 (4.00%) Avaya
6 1 (4.00%) EMC
6 1 (4.00%) F5
6 1 (4.00%) Hyperion
6 1 (4.00%) IBM
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle
6 1 (4.00%) SAP
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