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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 54 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 12 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.40% 0.85% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.45% 3.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £27,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.15% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -15.29%
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
127 124 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 25.35% 26.27% 22.52%
Number of salaries quoted 107 110 96
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
Blackburn - 1 £20,000 -
Blackpool - 1 £24,000 -
Burnley - 1 £40,000 -
Preston - 1 - -
Skelmersdale - 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
North West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (93.75%) MS Exchange
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (81.25%) MS Excel
3 13 (81.25%) Windows XP
4 12 (75.00%) VoIP
5 11 (68.75%) DHCP
5 11 (68.75%) DNS
6 10 (62.50%) MS Office
6 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
6 10 (62.50%) Internet
6 10 (62.50%) Windows Vista
6 10 (62.50%) Office 365
7 9 (56.25%) MCSE
7 9 (56.25%) DECT
7 9 (56.25%) Ethernet
7 9 (56.25%) SLA
7 9 (56.25%) Service Delivery
7 9 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (56.25%) Telecoms
7 9 (56.25%) Resource Management
7 9 (56.25%) Life Science
7 9 (56.25%) Performance Management
7 9 (56.25%) iSCSI
7 9 (56.25%) NAS
7 9 (56.25%) Software Deployment
7 9 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2013

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 15 (93.75%) MS Exchange
2 9 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (6.25%) Lync
5 1 (6.25%) SAS
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (81.25%) MS Excel
2 10 (62.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (62.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) VoIP
2 11 (68.75%) DHCP
2 11 (68.75%) DNS
3 10 (62.50%) Internet
3 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
4 9 (56.25%) Ethernet
4 9 (56.25%) DECT
4 9 (56.25%) iSCSI
4 9 (56.25%) NAS
5 5 (31.25%) WAN
6 4 (25.00%) LAN
6 4 (25.00%) VPN
7 2 (12.50%) Firewall
8 1 (6.25%) IPv4
8 1 (6.25%) SAN
8 1 (6.25%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) MS Access
General
1 9 (56.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (31.25%) Support Manager
1 5 (31.25%) 2nd Line Support Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Manager
2 2 (12.50%) IT Operations Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Operations Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Field Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Life Science
2 3 (18.75%) iPhone
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) CCTV
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (81.25%) Windows XP
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Vista
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (18.75%) Mac OS
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 2 (12.50%) Linux
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Service Delivery
1 9 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (56.25%) Resource Management
1 9 (56.25%) Performance Management
1 9 (56.25%) Software Deployment
1 9 (56.25%) Service Desk Management
1 9 (56.25%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (18.75%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security
3 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (56.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Draytek
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Avaya
4 1 (6.25%) NetApp
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) Nortel
4 1 (6.25%) NETGEAR
4 1 (6.25%) MobileIron
4 1 (6.25%) ScanSafe
Ormskirk, Lancashire
Witherslack Group
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago