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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 24 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 10 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 5.62% 0.80% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 4.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
40 64 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 22.47% 17.11% 25.60%
Number of salaries quoted 30 35 38
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £57,500
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 17 April 2015, 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
1 31 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 28 (90.32%) MS Exchange
3 27 (87.10%) Active Directory
3 27 (87.10%) VMware
4 26 (83.87%) ITIL
5 25 (80.65%) SCCM
5 25 (80.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 24 (77.42%) SCOM
6 24 (77.42%) Lync
6 24 (77.42%) HP
6 24 (77.42%) EMC
7 20 (64.52%) Symantec
7 20 (64.52%) Hyper-V
7 20 (64.52%) NetBackup
8 18 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (58.06%) Dell
9 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
10 14 (45.16%) Project Management
10 14 (45.16%) Citrix
10 14 (45.16%) MSMQ
11 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (29.03%) SAN
13 5 (16.13%) VMware Server
14 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
14 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
15 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Management
15 3 (9.68%) Line Management
15 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
15 3 (9.68%) Office 365

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 28 (90.32%) MS Exchange
2 25 (80.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (77.42%) Lync
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) SAN
2 3 (9.68%) DHCP
2 3 (9.68%) VPN
2 3 (9.68%) DNS
3 2 (6.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Analyst
2 20 (64.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 15 (48.39%) Technical Analyst
4 11 (35.48%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 11 (35.48%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (35.48%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) IT Support
5 3 (9.68%) IT Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.23%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) IT Support Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Support Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
1 31 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
3 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
4 3 (9.68%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) ITIL
2 14 (45.16%) Project Management
3 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
3 3 (9.68%) Security Management
3 3 (9.68%) Problem Management
3 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (9.68%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) MCSA
3 1 (3.23%) HND
3 1 (3.23%) MCSE
System Software
1 27 (87.10%) Active Directory
2 20 (64.52%) Hyper-V
3 18 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (16.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 25 (80.65%) SCCM
2 24 (77.42%) SCOM
3 20 (64.52%) NetBackup
4 3 (9.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) VMware
2 24 (77.42%) HP
2 24 (77.42%) EMC
3 20 (64.52%) Symantec
4 18 (58.06%) Dell
5 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
6 14 (45.16%) Citrix
7 3 (9.68%) Apple
7 3 (9.68%) Sophos