The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 110 156 174
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +18
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 89 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.12% 0.66% 0.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.84% 2.65% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 83 22 17
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,250 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
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 Manchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1007 943 1091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.94% 24.95% 26.04%
Number of salaries quoted 854 820 996
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Manchester

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Manchester

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
Stockport - 3 £52,500 - 1
Wigan - 2 £37,500 -
Bolton +6 1 £20,000 -9.09%
Bury - 1 £41,430 -
Oldham - 1 £41,430 -
Rochdale - 1 £32,500 - 2
Windows Server 2012
North West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 180 (100.00%) Windows
2 138 (76.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 104 (57.78%) Active Directory
4 97 (53.89%) VMware
5 83 (46.11%) Microsoft
6 82 (45.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 70 (38.89%) ITIL
8 60 (33.33%) Citrix
9 56 (31.11%) MS Exchange
10 41 (22.78%) MS Excel
10 41 (22.78%) Cisco
10 41 (22.78%) VMware Infrastructure
11 40 (22.22%) SAN
12 39 (21.67%) Firewall
13 38 (21.11%) Microsoft Certification
14 36 (20.00%) TCP/IP
14 36 (20.00%) Hyper-V
15 34 (18.89%) Linux
15 34 (18.89%) IIS
16 32 (17.78%) Windows 7
17 31 (17.22%) Exchange Server 2010
18 30 (16.67%) DNS
19 28 (15.56%) SQL
19 28 (15.56%) XenApp
20 27 (15.00%) vSphere
20 27 (15.00%) MS Office
21 26 (14.44%) SQL Server
21 26 (14.44%) HP
21 26 (14.44%) LAN
21 26 (14.44%) WAN

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 56 (31.11%) MS Exchange
2 34 (18.89%) IIS
3 31 (17.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (12.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 22 (12.22%) SharePoint
6 20 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (6.67%) Lync
8 10 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.67%) Lotus Domino
11 2 (1.11%) Apache
11 2 (1.11%) Confluence
11 2 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.56%) Moodle
12 1 (0.56%) K2 blackpearl
12 1 (0.56%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.56%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 41 (22.78%) MS Excel
2 27 (15.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.56%) Office 365
2 4 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.22%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (1.11%) Route 53
3 2 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.11%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 40 (22.22%) SAN
2 39 (21.67%) Firewall
3 36 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 30 (16.67%) DNS
5 26 (14.44%) LAN
5 26 (14.44%) WAN
6 18 (10.00%) VPN
7 17 (9.44%) DHCP
8 15 (8.33%) VoIP
9 12 (6.67%) Network Security
10 11 (6.11%) Internet
11 10 (5.56%) VLAN
12 9 (5.00%) NAS
13 7 (3.89%) iSCSI
14 6 (3.33%) DMZ
15 5 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
16 4 (2.22%) Unified Communications
17 3 (1.67%) IP Telephony
17 3 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
17 3 (1.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.44%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (9.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.78%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.67%) MySQL
8 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.22%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.11%) JIRA
3 2 (1.11%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (11.11%) Law
2 15 (8.33%) Finance
3 5 (2.78%) Legal
4 4 (2.22%) Retail
5 3 (1.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.11%) Marketing
7 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (28.89%) Analyst
2 29 (16.11%) Support Engineer
3 22 (12.22%) Senior Analyst
4 21 (11.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (8.89%) Security Analyst
5 16 (8.89%) 3rd Line Support
5 16 (8.89%) Senior Security Analyst
6 14 (7.78%) IT Support
7 13 (7.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 12 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 10 (5.56%) Security Advisor
10 9 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
10 9 (5.00%) Service Analyst
10 9 (5.00%) Team Leader
10 9 (5.00%) Server Engineer
11 8 (4.44%) Help Desk Team Lead
11 8 (4.44%) Technical Analyst
11 8 (4.44%) Environment Manager
11 8 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
12 7 (3.89%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.56%) Web Services
2 6 (3.33%) .NET
3 4 (2.22%) HTML
3 4 (2.22%) CSS
3 4 (2.22%) WCF
3 4 (2.22%) LINQ
3 4 (2.22%) Ninject
4 3 (1.67%) HTML5
5 2 (1.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (1.11%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.11%) COM
5 2 (1.11%) CSS3
5 2 (1.11%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (1.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.89%) EqualLogic
3 5 (2.78%) Clustering
3 5 (2.78%) User Experience
4 4 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.67%) Replication
5 3 (1.67%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.11%) CLARiiON
6 2 (1.11%) Life Science
6 2 (1.11%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.11%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.11%) Statistics
7 1 (0.56%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.56%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.56%) HP Superdome
7 1 (0.56%) VLE
7 1 (0.56%) GIS
7 1 (0.56%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.56%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 180 (100.00%) Windows
2 138 (76.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 82 (45.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 34 (18.89%) Linux
5 32 (17.78%) Windows 7
6 22 (12.22%) Windows 8
7 18 (10.00%) UNIX
8 11 (6.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (5.56%) Solaris
10 7 (3.89%) Windows XP
11 5 (2.78%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.67%) AIX
12 3 (1.67%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.11%) Debian
13 2 (1.11%) Android
13 2 (1.11%) CentOS
13 2 (1.11%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.56%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (38.89%) ITIL
2 18 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 15 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 14 (7.78%) Change Management
5 13 (7.22%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (7.22%) Incident Management
6 11 (6.11%) Migration
7 10 (5.56%) Data Analysis
7 10 (5.56%) Problem Management
7 10 (5.56%) Service Management
8 9 (5.00%) Time Management
9 8 (4.44%) PRINCE
9 8 (4.44%) Data Migration
9 8 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (3.33%) Data Protection
10 6 (3.33%) Mentoring
10 6 (3.33%) Configuration Management
10 6 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (2.78%) Change Control
12 4 (2.22%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (15.56%) SQL
2 17 (9.44%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.89%) C#
4 6 (3.33%) C
5 4 (2.22%) Ruby
6 3 (1.67%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.67%) Java
6 3 (1.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 38 (21.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (13.89%) MCSE
3 17 (9.44%) MCSA
4 16 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (8.33%) CCNA
6 11 (6.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (6.11%) MCITP
7 10 (5.56%) Degree
8 9 (5.00%) SC Cleared
8 9 (5.00%) Security Cleared
8 9 (5.00%) ISEB
8 9 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (4.44%) ISTQB
9 8 (4.44%) MCP
10 5 (2.78%) CCNP
10 5 (2.78%) CCA
10 5 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (2.78%) MCTS
10 5 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.22%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (6.11%) SLA
3 9 (5.00%) QA
4 5 (2.78%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.56%) BS7799
System Software
1 104 (57.78%) Active Directory
2 41 (22.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 28 (15.56%) XenApp
5 27 (15.00%) vSphere
6 9 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 8 (4.44%) MetaFrame
8 7 (3.89%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (3.33%) VMware ESX
10 5 (2.78%) NFS
10 5 (2.78%) Xen
11 4 (2.22%) XenDesktop
12 2 (1.11%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (1.11%) XenServer
12 2 (1.11%) vCloud
13 1 (0.56%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.56%) SpamAssassin
13 1 (0.56%) PowerHA
13 1 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (5.56%) SCCM
1 10 (5.56%) SCOM
2 7 (3.89%) SCVMM
2 7 (3.89%) NetBackup
3 6 (3.33%) SCDPM
3 6 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (2.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (2.78%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.67%) WSUS
6 2 (1.11%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (1.11%) Nagios
6 2 (1.11%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (1.11%) OpenNMS
6 2 (1.11%) Puppet
7 1 (0.56%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.56%) Legato
7 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.56%) SCSM
Vendors
1 97 (53.89%) VMware
2 83 (46.11%) Microsoft
3 60 (33.33%) Citrix
4 41 (22.78%) Cisco
5 26 (14.44%) HP
6 18 (10.00%) CheckPoint
7 16 (8.89%) Dell
8 14 (7.78%) NetApp
9 13 (7.22%) Juniper
9 13 (7.22%) Symantec
10 12 (6.67%) Apple
10 12 (6.67%) F5
11 11 (6.11%) Red Hat
11 11 (6.11%) EMC
12 10 (5.56%) Splunk
13 8 (4.44%) Oracle
13 8 (4.44%) AppSense
13 8 (4.44%) Fortinet
14 7 (3.89%) 3PAR
15 5 (2.78%) Veeam
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