The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 62 50 62
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 7 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.31% 2.73% 0.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.60% 16.67% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 3
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Windows Server 2012
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
106 78 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 19.78% 16.39% 25.05%
Number of salaries quoted 96 69 113
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £18,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Lancashire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley +3 3 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Preston -11 2 £42,500 +30.76%
Blackburn -15 1 £26,500 -11.66%
Windows Server 2012
North West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (86.36%) Microsoft
3 15 (68.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (63.64%) VMware
5 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
5 12 (54.55%) MS Exchange
6 11 (50.00%) SQL
6 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (40.91%) Firewall
7 9 (40.91%) SharePoint
8 8 (36.36%) Windows XP
8 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
8 8 (36.36%) SCOM
8 8 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (31.82%) DNS
9 7 (31.82%) MCSE
9 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (27.27%) SAN
10 6 (27.27%) Oracle
10 6 (27.27%) VPN
10 6 (27.27%) NAS
10 6 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (27.27%) Clustering
11 5 (22.73%) MCTS
11 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
11 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (22.73%) MS Excel

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 9 (40.91%) SharePoint
3 4 (18.18%) IIS
4 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (9.09%) Apache
6 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) Mimecast
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) Firewall
2 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 7 (31.82%) DNS
4 6 (27.27%) SAN
4 6 (27.27%) VPN
4 6 (27.27%) NAS
5 4 (18.18%) Network Security
6 3 (13.64%) Internet
6 3 (13.64%) DHCP
6 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (9.09%) Ethernet
7 2 (9.09%) DECT
7 2 (9.09%) LAN
7 2 (9.09%) VoIP
7 2 (9.09%) iSCSI
7 2 (9.09%) Wireless
7 2 (9.09%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (4.55%) WLAN
8 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) DBA
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server DBA
1 6 (27.27%) SQL DBA
2 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Support Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Manager
3 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Manager
5 2 (9.09%) IT Operations Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Operations Manager
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Life Science
2 2 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (36.36%) Windows XP
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
6 3 (13.64%) Linux
7 2 (9.09%) UNIX
7 2 (9.09%) Solaris
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Vista
8 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (18.18%) Software Licensing
3 4 (18.18%) Data Security
3 4 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) BCP
4 2 (9.09%) Service Management
4 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 2 (9.09%) Software Deployment
4 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Management
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) C#
2 2 (9.09%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (31.82%) MCSE
2 5 (22.73%) MCTS
3 4 (18.18%) MCITP
3 4 (18.18%) MCP
4 1 (4.55%) MCSA
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
3 4 (18.18%) vSphere
4 2 (9.09%) XenApp
5 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) SCOM
2 2 (9.09%) SCDPM
2 2 (9.09%) SCCM
3 1 (4.55%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Microsoft
2 14 (63.64%) VMware
3 6 (27.27%) Oracle
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco
5 4 (18.18%) NetApp
6 3 (13.64%) HP
6 3 (13.64%) Citrix
7 2 (9.09%) Juniper
7 2 (9.09%) WatchGuard
7 2 (9.09%) Dell
7 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
7 2 (9.09%) McAfee
7 2 (9.09%) Sophos
8 1 (4.55%) Veeam
8 1 (4.55%) Epicor
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