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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 94 149 -
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 94 28 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.33% 0.75% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.76% 2.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 80 25 0
Average salary £33,027 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -14.28%
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
874 989 996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.62% 26.37% 25.90%
Number of salaries quoted 718 859 854
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 23 September 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 23 September 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
Cheadle - 4 - -
Stockport - 3 £27,500 -
Bolton +4 2 £23,250 -15.45%
Wigan 0 2 £30,000 -3.22%
Rochdale -12 2 £52,000 +73.33% 1
Salford - 2 - -
Oldham - 1 - - 1
Windows Server 2012
North West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 174 (100.00%) Windows
2 128 (73.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 100 (57.47%) Active Directory
4 95 (54.60%) VMware
5 78 (44.83%) Microsoft
6 77 (44.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 63 (36.21%) MS Exchange
8 56 (32.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 52 (29.89%) ITIL
10 50 (28.74%) Citrix
11 45 (25.86%) MS Excel
12 44 (25.29%) Hyper-V
13 42 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2010
14 41 (23.56%) TCP/IP
15 39 (22.41%) Firewall
15 39 (22.41%) Windows 7
16 38 (21.84%) SAN
17 37 (21.26%) DNS
17 37 (21.26%) vSphere
18 34 (19.54%) Exchange Server 2013
19 33 (18.97%) Cisco
19 33 (18.97%) Microsoft Certification
20 32 (18.39%) WAN
20 32 (18.39%) LAN
21 30 (17.24%) IIS
21 30 (17.24%) Windows 8
22 28 (16.09%) SQL
23 27 (15.52%) SQL Server
23 27 (15.52%) Linux
24 26 (14.94%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 63 (36.21%) MS Exchange
2 42 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (19.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 30 (17.24%) IIS
5 26 (14.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 22 (12.64%) SharePoint
7 14 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (6.90%) Lync
9 7 (4.02%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (2.87%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (1.15%) Apache
12 2 (1.15%) Confluence
13 1 (0.57%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 45 (25.86%) MS Excel
2 16 (9.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.02%) Sage 1000
2 3 (1.72%) Bond Adapt
3 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.07%) Office 365
2 8 (4.60%) Amazon ELB
3 6 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (3.45%) Amazon S3
3 6 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.15%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 41 (23.56%) TCP/IP
2 39 (22.41%) Firewall
3 38 (21.84%) SAN
4 37 (21.26%) DNS
5 32 (18.39%) LAN
5 32 (18.39%) WAN
6 25 (14.37%) DHCP
7 15 (8.62%) VPN
7 15 (8.62%) Internet
8 13 (7.47%) NAS
9 10 (5.75%) Network Security
10 9 (5.17%) iSCSI
10 9 (5.17%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (5.17%) VoIP
11 7 (4.02%) VLAN
12 6 (3.45%) IPsec
12 6 (3.45%) SNMP
13 5 (2.87%) DMZ
13 5 (2.87%) Unified Communications
14 3 (1.72%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.52%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 19 (10.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (2.30%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.72%) MySQL
5 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (4.02%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.15%) JIRA
General
1 18 (10.34%) Law
2 10 (5.75%) Finance
3 3 (1.72%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.72%) Legal
3 3 (1.72%) Advertising
3 3 (1.72%) Retail
4 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 55 (31.61%) Analyst
2 28 (16.09%) Support Engineer
3 24 (13.79%) Senior Analyst
4 21 (12.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (9.20%) Security Analyst
5 16 (9.20%) Senior Security Analyst
6 10 (5.75%) IT Support
6 10 (5.75%) Security Advisor
7 9 (5.17%) Team Leader
7 9 (5.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 9 (5.17%) Support Analyst
8 8 (4.60%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (4.60%) Technical Analyst
8 8 (4.60%) Administrator
8 8 (4.60%) Help Desk Team Lead
9 7 (4.02%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (4.02%) Service Analyst
9 7 (4.02%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (3.45%) Microsoft Specialist
11 5 (2.87%) Junior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.75%) Web Services
2 4 (2.30%) WCF
2 4 (2.30%) LINQ
2 4 (2.30%) .NET
2 4 (2.30%) Ninject
3 1 (0.57%) HTML
3 1 (0.57%) CSS
3 1 (0.57%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.60%) EqualLogic
2 6 (3.45%) Clustering
3 4 (2.30%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.30%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.30%) Replication
3 4 (2.30%) CLARiiON
4 3 (1.72%) User Experience
5 2 (1.15%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.15%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.15%) Statistics
6 1 (0.57%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.57%) HP Superdome
6 1 (0.57%) NHS
6 1 (0.57%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.57%) HACMP
6 1 (0.57%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 174 (100.00%) Windows
2 128 (73.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 77 (44.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 39 (22.41%) Windows 7
5 30 (17.24%) Windows 8
6 27 (15.52%) Linux
7 13 (7.47%) Windows XP
8 11 (6.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (5.17%) Solaris
10 8 (4.60%) UNIX
11 6 (3.45%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.72%) AIX
13 2 (1.15%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (1.15%) CentOS
13 2 (1.15%) Debian
13 2 (1.15%) Android
14 1 (0.57%) HPUX
14 1 (0.57%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (29.89%) ITIL
2 17 (9.77%) Kalman Filter
3 14 (8.05%) Service Delivery
4 11 (6.32%) CRM
5 10 (5.75%) Configuration Management
5 10 (5.75%) Data Analysis
6 8 (4.60%) Change Management
6 8 (4.60%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (4.02%) Change Control
7 7 (4.02%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (4.02%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (3.45%) Incident Management
8 6 (3.45%) Mentoring
9 5 (2.87%) Project Management
10 4 (2.30%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (2.30%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (2.30%) Communications Security
10 4 (2.30%) Software Engineering
10 4 (2.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 4 (2.30%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 28 (16.09%) SQL
2 6 (3.45%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.87%) C
3 5 (2.87%) C#
4 4 (2.30%) Ruby
5 3 (1.72%) Perl
5 3 (1.72%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.57%) Java
6 1 (0.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (18.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (9.77%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (9.77%) CCNA
3 14 (8.05%) MCSE
4 12 (6.90%) MCSA
4 12 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (5.75%) Security Cleared
6 8 (4.60%) NCDA
6 8 (4.60%) MCTS
7 7 (4.02%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.87%) MCITP
8 5 (2.87%) Degree
8 5 (2.87%) MCP
9 4 (2.30%) ISEB
10 3 (1.72%) CCA
10 3 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.72%) CCNP
10 3 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.15%) CCDP
12 1 (0.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (5.75%) SLA
3 9 (5.17%) QA
4 3 (1.72%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.57%) BS7799
System Software
1 100 (57.47%) Active Directory
2 56 (32.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (25.29%) Hyper-V
4 37 (21.26%) vSphere
5 25 (14.37%) XenApp
6 9 (5.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 8 (4.60%) MetaFrame
8 7 (4.02%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (3.45%) vCloud
9 6 (3.45%) VMware ESX
10 5 (2.87%) VMware Server
11 4 (2.30%) Xen
11 4 (2.30%) Terminal Services
12 3 (1.72%) ISA Server
12 3 (1.72%) NFS
12 3 (1.72%) XenDesktop
13 2 (1.15%) XenServer
14 1 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 1 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.57%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 22 (12.64%) SCCM
1 22 (12.64%) SCOM
2 13 (7.47%) SCVMM
3 6 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (3.45%) OpenNMS
3 6 (3.45%) Puppet
3 6 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.87%) SCDPM
4 5 (2.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (1.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.72%) Nagios
5 3 (1.72%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (1.15%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.15%) WSUS
6 2 (1.15%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.57%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 95 (54.60%) VMware
2 78 (44.83%) Microsoft
3 50 (28.74%) Citrix
4 33 (18.97%) Cisco
5 23 (13.22%) NetApp
6 22 (12.64%) HP
7 17 (9.77%) Dell
7 17 (9.77%) CheckPoint
8 13 (7.47%) EMC
9 12 (6.90%) Apple
9 12 (6.90%) F5
10 11 (6.32%) Veeam
10 11 (6.32%) Red Hat
10 11 (6.32%) Juniper
11 10 (5.75%) Symantec
11 10 (5.75%) Splunk
12 8 (4.60%) AppSense
12 8 (4.60%) Fortinet
12 8 (4.60%) Oracle
13 7 (4.02%) Avaya
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