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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 19 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 16 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 8.04% 2.17% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.40% 6.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 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
63 64 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 31.66% 34.78% 20.96%
Number of salaries quoted 50 49 46
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 £22,500 £24,300 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £45,000 £43,000
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 18 December 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (81.25%) MS Exchange
2 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 13 (81.25%) VMware
3 12 (75.00%) HP
3 12 (75.00%) Dell
3 12 (75.00%) EMC
3 12 (75.00%) ITIL
3 12 (75.00%) SCCM
3 12 (75.00%) SCOM
3 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (75.00%) Lync
3 12 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 9 (56.25%) Project Management
5 9 (56.25%) Symantec
5 9 (56.25%) MSMQ
5 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
5 9 (56.25%) NetBackup
6 6 (37.50%) Citrix
7 3 (18.75%) Sophos
7 3 (18.75%) DNS
7 3 (18.75%) Mac OS X
7 3 (18.75%) Apple
7 3 (18.75%) DHCP
7 3 (18.75%) WSUS
7 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
7 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
7 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 13 (81.25%) MS Exchange
2 12 (75.00%) Lync
2 12 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DHCP
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
2 10 (62.50%) Technical Analyst
3 9 (56.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (37.50%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (37.50%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (37.50%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) IT Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) Support Manager
6 1 (6.25%) IT Support Manager
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) IT Support
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
2 3 (18.75%) Mac OS X
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) ITIL
2 9 (56.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Security Management
3 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (6.25%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) HND
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (75.00%) SCCM
1 12 (75.00%) SCOM
2 9 (56.25%) NetBackup
3 3 (18.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) VMware
2 12 (75.00%) HP
2 12 (75.00%) Dell
2 12 (75.00%) EMC
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 9 (56.25%) Symantec
5 6 (37.50%) Citrix
6 3 (18.75%) Apple
6 3 (18.75%) Sophos