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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 59 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 6 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.26% 1.82% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.11% 7.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £17,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,022 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.06% -22.17%
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
74 138 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 15.55% 25.09% 20.96%
Number of salaries quoted 68 120 94
Average salary £31,500 £31,364 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.43% -3.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,350 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +13 3 £18,000 +5.88%
Burnley - 2 £40,000 -
Windows Server 2012
North West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
3 16 (84.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
4 14 (73.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (68.42%) MS Exchange
6 11 (57.89%) Windows XP
7 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
7 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (47.37%) Firewall
9 8 (42.11%) VMware
9 8 (42.11%) Citrix
10 7 (36.84%) VoIP
10 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
10 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
11 6 (31.58%) MCSE
11 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (26.32%) MS Office
13 4 (21.05%) Mac OS
13 4 (21.05%) XenServer
13 4 (21.05%) Linux
13 4 (21.05%) LAN
13 4 (21.05%) WAN
13 4 (21.05%) HP
13 4 (21.05%) Cisco
13 4 (21.05%) NetApp
13 4 (21.05%) Migration
14 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
14 3 (15.79%) Windows Vista

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 13 (68.42%) MS Exchange
2 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (26.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
2 9 (47.37%) Firewall
3 7 (36.84%) VoIP
4 4 (21.05%) LAN
4 4 (21.05%) WAN
5 3 (15.79%) Internet
5 3 (15.79%) SAN
5 3 (15.79%) DHCP
5 3 (15.79%) Ethernet
5 3 (15.79%) VPN
5 3 (15.79%) DNS
5 3 (15.79%) DECT
5 3 (15.79%) NAS
5 3 (15.79%) iSCSI
6 2 (10.53%) VLAN
7 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
1 5 (26.32%) Support Analyst
1 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Support Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Server Support
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Life Science
1 3 (15.79%) iPhone
2 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.26%) CCTV
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (57.89%) Windows XP
4 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (21.05%) Mac OS
6 4 (21.05%) Linux
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Vista
7 3 (15.79%) AIX
7 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Migration
2 3 (15.79%) Resource Management
2 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
2 3 (15.79%) Change Management
2 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (15.79%) Software Deployment
2 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Management
2 3 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (15.79%) Time Management
2 3 (15.79%) Performance Management
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (31.58%) MCSE
3 3 (15.79%) CCNA
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (15.79%) A+ Certification
3 3 (15.79%) MCSA
4 1 (5.26%) MCP
4 1 (5.26%) HND
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) XenServer
3 3 (15.79%) vSphere
3 3 (15.79%) XenApp
4 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.26%) Xen
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) VMware
2 8 (42.11%) Citrix
3 4 (21.05%) HP
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco
3 4 (21.05%) NetApp
4 3 (15.79%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) Symantec
5 1 (5.26%) Veritas
Preston, Lancashire
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