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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 58 45 55
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 9 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.79% 2.69% 1.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.50% 13.92% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 7
Average salary £42,500 £25,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -16.39%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
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
120 79 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 23.86% 19.32% 21.99%
Number of salaries quoted 108 72 91
Average salary £35,000 £29,669 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.96% -1.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £19,300 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -4 4 £42,500 +13.33%
Burnley - 2 £30,000 -
Blackpool - 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
North West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (96.15%) Microsoft
3 19 (73.08%) MS Exchange
3 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
5 13 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 13 (50.00%) VMware
6 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
6 12 (46.15%) DNS
6 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP
7 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (42.31%) MCSE
7 11 (42.31%) NAS
7 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (38.46%) SQL
9 9 (34.62%) SharePoint
9 9 (34.62%) Office 365
10 8 (30.77%) SCOM
10 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
10 8 (30.77%) DHCP
10 8 (30.77%) Internet
11 7 (26.92%) Service Delivery
11 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (26.92%) Telecoms
11 7 (26.92%) Ethernet
11 7 (26.92%) DECT
11 7 (26.92%) VoIP

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 19 (73.08%) MS Exchange
2 9 (34.62%) SharePoint
3 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (15.38%) IIS
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 7 (26.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) Mimecast
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP
1 12 (46.15%) DNS
2 11 (42.31%) NAS
3 8 (30.77%) Internet
3 8 (30.77%) DHCP
4 7 (26.92%) Ethernet
4 7 (26.92%) DECT
4 7 (26.92%) VoIP
4 7 (26.92%) iSCSI
5 6 (23.08%) Firewall
5 6 (23.08%) VPN
6 5 (19.23%) SAN
7 4 (15.38%) Network Security
8 3 (11.54%) MPLS
9 2 (7.69%) LAN
10 1 (3.85%) WLAN
10 1 (3.85%) WAN
10 1 (3.85%) FTP
10 1 (3.85%) Wireless
10 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (26.92%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) DBA
1 6 (23.08%) Operations Manager
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server DBA
1 6 (23.08%) SQL DBA
1 6 (23.08%) IT Operations Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Support Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Manager
3 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Manager
5 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Life Science
2 6 (23.08%) Clustering
3 3 (11.54%) Thin Client
3 3 (11.54%) Fat Client
3 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Vista
6 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
7 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (26.92%) Software Deployment
2 7 (26.92%) Service Desk Management
2 7 (26.92%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (26.92%) Performance Management
2 7 (26.92%) Service Delivery
2 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (26.92%) Resource Management
3 6 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (15.38%) Software Licensing
4 4 (15.38%) Data Security
4 4 (15.38%) Migration
5 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL
6 2 (7.69%) BCP
6 2 (7.69%) Service Management
6 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) MCSE
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (15.38%) MCTS
2 4 (15.38%) MCITP
2 4 (15.38%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) SLA
2 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (19.23%) vSphere
4 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) SCOM
2 2 (7.69%) SCDPM
2 2 (7.69%) SCCM
3 1 (3.85%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) Microsoft
2 13 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (23.08%) Oracle
4 4 (15.38%) NetApp
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco
5 3 (11.54%) HP
6 2 (7.69%) Dell
6 2 (7.69%) Sophos
7 1 (3.85%) Citrix
7 1 (3.85%) Epicor
7 1 (3.85%) Veeam
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