The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 21 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 15 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 7.28% 3.41% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.42% 8.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 0
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -17.64%
Windows Server 2012
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Operating Systems Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
59 70 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 28.64% 39.77% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 46 55 41
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £45,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Halifax region.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Halifax

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (80.00%) SCCM
2 12 (80.00%) SCOM
2 12 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) ITIL
2 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (80.00%) HP
2 12 (80.00%) Dell
2 12 (80.00%) EMC
2 12 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (80.00%) Lync
2 12 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (60.00%) Symantec
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) Project Management
3 9 (60.00%) MSMQ
3 9 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 9 (60.00%) NetBackup
4 6 (40.00%) Citrix
5 3 (20.00%) WSUS
5 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (20.00%) Sophos
5 3 (20.00%) DHCP
5 3 (20.00%) DNS
5 3 (20.00%) Mac OS X
5 3 (20.00%) Apple
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (20.00%) Office 365

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (80.00%) Lync
1 12 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Analyst
2 10 (66.67%) Technical Analyst
3 9 (60.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (40.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 6 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (20.00%) IT Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) ITIL
2 9 (60.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (80.00%) SCCM
1 12 (80.00%) SCOM
2 9 (60.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) HP
1 12 (80.00%) Dell
1 12 (80.00%) EMC
1 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) Symantec
3 6 (40.00%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) Apple
4 3 (20.00%) Sophos