The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 100 154 -
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 94 31 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.35% 0.75% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.15% 2.99% -
Number of salaries quoted 80 27 0
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -37.50%
Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1027 1037 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.67% 25.23% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 867 899 863
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,300 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,650 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Server 2012
North West

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 - 6 £32,500 -
Salford +2 4 - -
Stockport -1 4 £27,500 -38.88% 1
Rochdale -6 4 £35,750 +19.16% 2
Bolton +2 2 £17,500 -61.11%
Wigan 0 2 £28,750 -7.25%
Windows Server 2012
North West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 176 (100.00%) Windows
2 122 (69.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 99 (56.25%) Active Directory
4 95 (53.98%) Microsoft
5 93 (52.84%) VMware
6 84 (47.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 66 (37.50%) MS Exchange
8 59 (33.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 52 (29.55%) ITIL
10 50 (28.41%) MS Excel
11 48 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
12 47 (26.70%) Hyper-V
13 46 (26.14%) SQL
14 45 (25.57%) Windows 7
15 43 (24.43%) vSphere
16 42 (23.86%) Exchange Server 2013
17 41 (23.30%) LAN
17 41 (23.30%) WAN
17 41 (23.30%) Microsoft Certification
18 40 (22.73%) SAN
18 40 (22.73%) Citrix
19 39 (22.16%) DNS
20 38 (21.59%) Cisco
20 38 (21.59%) Windows 8
21 37 (21.02%) TCP/IP
21 37 (21.02%) NetApp
22 35 (19.89%) SQL Server
22 35 (19.89%) Firewall
23 30 (17.05%) Exchange Server 2007
24 28 (15.91%) SCOM

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 66 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 48 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 42 (23.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 30 (17.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 22 (12.50%) IIS
6 20 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2003
7 19 (10.80%) SharePoint
8 12 (6.82%) Lync
9 6 (3.41%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (2.84%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (2.84%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (1.14%) Confluence
12 1 (0.57%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 50 (28.41%) MS Excel
2 19 (10.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (5.11%) Sage 1000
2 4 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.70%) Bond Adapt
4 1 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.93%) Office 365
2 6 (3.41%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.27%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.14%) Route 53
5 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (23.30%) LAN
1 41 (23.30%) WAN
2 40 (22.73%) SAN
3 39 (22.16%) DNS
4 37 (21.02%) TCP/IP
5 35 (19.89%) Firewall
6 26 (14.77%) DHCP
7 19 (10.80%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (6.82%) VPN
9 11 (6.25%) VLAN
10 10 (5.68%) NAS
11 9 (5.11%) iSCSI
11 9 (5.11%) Internet
12 7 (3.98%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (3.41%) VoIP
14 5 (2.84%) Unified Communications
14 5 (2.84%) IPsec
15 4 (2.27%) SNMP
15 4 (2.27%) SMTP
16 3 (1.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (19.89%) SQL Server
2 26 (14.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (14.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.57%) MySQL
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (8.52%) Visual Studio
2 11 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.14%) JIRA
General
1 20 (11.36%) Finance
2 6 (3.41%) Law
3 3 (1.70%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.70%) Advertising
3 3 (1.70%) Retail
4 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (22.73%) Analyst
2 28 (15.91%) Support Engineer
3 21 (11.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (8.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 14 (7.95%) IT Support
6 12 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (5.11%) Technical Analyst
7 9 (5.11%) Team Leader
8 8 (4.55%) Help Desk Team Lead
8 8 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 8 (4.55%) Support Analyst
8 8 (4.55%) Tester
8 8 (4.55%) Developer
9 7 (3.98%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (3.98%) Service Analyst
10 6 (3.41%) Administrator
10 6 (3.41%) Software Tester
10 6 (3.41%) Junior
10 6 (3.41%) Junior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.55%) .NET
1 8 (4.55%) Web Services
2 4 (2.27%) XML
2 4 (2.27%) XSL
2 4 (2.27%) ASP.NET
2 4 (2.27%) WCF
2 4 (2.27%) LINQ
2 4 (2.27%) jQuery
2 4 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (2.27%) Ninject
3 2 (1.14%) COM
3 2 (1.14%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.57%) CSS
4 1 (0.57%) HTML
4 1 (0.57%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.11%) EqualLogic
2 6 (3.41%) Clustering
3 4 (2.27%) CLARiiON
3 4 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (1.14%) Replication
4 2 (1.14%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.57%) Statistics
5 1 (0.57%) NHS
5 1 (0.57%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.57%) HACMP
5 1 (0.57%) iPad
5 1 (0.57%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.57%) iPhone
5 1 (0.57%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 176 (100.00%) Windows
2 122 (69.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 84 (47.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 45 (25.57%) Windows 7
5 38 (21.59%) Windows 8
6 24 (13.64%) Linux
7 19 (10.80%) Windows XP
8 11 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (5.11%) Solaris
10 8 (4.55%) UNIX
11 5 (2.84%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.70%) AIX
12 3 (1.70%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (1.14%) CentOS
14 1 (0.57%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.57%) HPUX
14 1 (0.57%) Tru64
14 1 (0.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (29.55%) ITIL
2 16 (9.09%) CRM
3 15 (8.52%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (7.95%) Service Delivery
5 10 (5.68%) Change Management
6 8 (4.55%) Configuration Management
6 8 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (3.98%) Change Control
7 7 (3.98%) Software Testing
8 5 (2.84%) Incident Management
8 5 (2.84%) Load Balancing
8 5 (2.84%) Project Management
9 4 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (2.27%) MVC
9 4 (2.27%) OOP
9 4 (2.27%) OO
9 4 (2.27%) Software Engineering
9 4 (2.27%) Unit Testing
9 4 (2.27%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 46 (26.14%) SQL
2 9 (5.11%) C#
3 7 (3.98%) VB.NET
4 6 (3.41%) PowerShell
5 5 (2.84%) C
5 5 (2.84%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.27%) Ruby
6 4 (2.27%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.70%) Perl
8 1 (0.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 41 (23.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (10.80%) CCNA
2 19 (10.80%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (9.09%) MCSE
4 15 (8.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (8.52%) MCTS
5 14 (7.95%) Degree
5 14 (7.95%) Security Cleared
6 13 (7.39%) MCSA
7 12 (6.82%) NCDA
8 7 (3.98%) MCP
8 7 (3.98%) ISEB
9 5 (2.84%) SC Cleared
10 4 (2.27%) MCITP
11 3 (1.70%) HND
11 3 (1.70%) CCNP
12 2 (1.14%) CCA
12 2 (1.14%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.39%) SLA
2 8 (4.55%) QA
3 7 (3.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.70%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.57%) BS7799
System Software
1 99 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 59 (33.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (26.70%) Hyper-V
4 43 (24.43%) vSphere
5 18 (10.23%) XenApp
6 9 (5.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 8 (4.55%) MetaFrame
8 6 (3.41%) VMware Server
9 4 (2.27%) Xen
9 4 (2.27%) Terminal Services
9 4 (2.27%) XenDesktop
9 4 (2.27%) vCloud
10 3 (1.70%) ISA Server
10 3 (1.70%) NFS
11 2 (1.14%) XenServer
11 2 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.57%) SpamAssassin
12 1 (0.57%) PowerHA
12 1 (0.57%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 28 (15.91%) SCOM
2 25 (14.20%) SCCM
3 14 (7.95%) SCVMM
4 4 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.27%) OpenNMS
4 4 (2.27%) Puppet
4 4 (2.27%) SCDPM
4 4 (2.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (1.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.70%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.14%) Nagios
6 2 (1.14%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (1.14%) WSUS
6 2 (1.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (1.14%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.57%) Windows Intune
7 1 (0.57%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 95 (53.98%) Microsoft
2 93 (52.84%) VMware
3 40 (22.73%) Citrix
4 38 (21.59%) Cisco
5 37 (21.02%) NetApp
6 26 (14.77%) HP
7 18 (10.23%) Dell
8 13 (7.39%) EMC
9 12 (6.82%) Apple
10 11 (6.25%) Red Hat
10 11 (6.25%) Veeam
11 10 (5.68%) Avaya
12 9 (5.11%) Sage
13 8 (4.55%) AppSense
14 7 (3.98%) Oracle
15 6 (3.41%) Symantec
16 5 (2.84%) Fortinet
17 4 (2.27%) WatchGuard
17 4 (2.27%) Acronis
17 4 (2.27%) Wonderware
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