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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 112 94 104
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 72 100 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.99% 2.78% 2.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.76% 12.06% 9.19%
Number of salaries quoted 65 82 79
Median salary £39,500 £30,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.66% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £25,075 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £40,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
738 829 1023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.44% 23.08% 25.84%
Number of salaries quoted 654 676 864
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton +4 16 £39,500 +25.39% 4
Salford +12 3 £40,000 +72.04%
Rochdale +1 3 £22,000 -25.42%
Bury - 1 £27,500 - 1
Cheadle - 1 £35,000 -
Windows Server 2012
North West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 138 (100.00%) Windows
2 111 (80.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 97 (70.29%) Windows Server
4 90 (65.22%) Active Directory
5 80 (57.97%) Microsoft
6 62 (44.93%) VMware
7 50 (36.23%) MS Exchange
8 48 (34.78%) MS Excel
9 42 (30.43%) DNS
10 39 (28.26%) Hyper-V
11 36 (26.09%) PowerShell
11 36 (26.09%) SQL
12 35 (25.36%) DHCP
13 34 (24.64%) SQL Server
14 33 (23.91%) Windows Server 2003
15 30 (21.74%) Cisco
16 28 (20.29%) Citrix
16 28 (20.29%) ITIL
17 27 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
18 26 (18.84%) Firewall
18 26 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
19 25 (18.12%) Exchange Server 2010
20 24 (17.39%) Windows 7
21 23 (16.67%) SharePoint
22 21 (15.22%) LAN
22 21 (15.22%) Office 365
23 20 (14.49%) SAN
24 18 (13.04%) HP
24 18 (13.04%) MCSE
24 18 (13.04%) SharePoint 2013

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 50 (36.23%) MS Exchange
2 25 (18.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 18 (13.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 16 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (7.97%) IIS
8 3 (2.17%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 48 (34.78%) MS Excel
2 15 (10.87%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (15.22%) Office 365
2 8 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 42 (30.43%) DNS
2 35 (25.36%) DHCP
3 26 (18.84%) Firewall
4 21 (15.22%) LAN
5 20 (14.49%) SAN
6 16 (11.59%) TCP/IP
6 16 (11.59%) VPN
7 13 (9.42%) WAN
8 6 (4.35%) CTI
8 6 (4.35%) VLAN
8 6 (4.35%) Wireless
9 5 (3.62%) Extranet
9 5 (3.62%) GSM
9 5 (3.62%) SNMP
10 4 (2.90%) Network Security
10 4 (2.90%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (1.45%) Internet
11 2 (1.45%) IPsec
11 2 (1.45%) IPv6
11 2 (1.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (24.64%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (7.97%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (7.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (7.25%) DTS
4 10 (7.25%) SQL Server 2000
4 10 (7.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (7.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.72%) SSDT
General
1 17 (12.32%) Finance
2 7 (5.07%) Law
3 6 (4.35%) Legal
3 6 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.62%) Banking
5 2 (1.45%) Retail
5 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (21.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (19.57%) Support Engineer
3 26 (18.84%) Analyst
4 23 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 17 (12.32%) 3rd Line Support
6 16 (11.59%) Infrastructure Support
6 16 (11.59%) IT Support
7 15 (10.87%) Administrator
7 15 (10.87%) Server Engineer
8 12 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 11 (7.97%) DBA
9 11 (7.97%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 11 (7.97%) IT Engineer
9 11 (7.97%) SQL DBA
10 10 (7.25%) SharePoint Administrator
11 9 (6.52%) Technical Support
12 8 (5.80%) IT Manager
13 7 (5.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 7 (5.07%) Desktop Support
13 7 (5.07%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.25%) .NET
2 5 (3.62%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.45%) COM
4 1 (0.72%) ODBC
4 1 (0.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.14%) Replication
2 9 (6.52%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.80%) iPad
4 7 (5.07%) Driving Licence
5 6 (4.35%) Clustering
6 5 (3.62%) Fat Client
6 5 (3.62%) Thin Client
7 3 (2.17%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.45%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.45%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (1.45%) RSA SecurID
9 1 (0.72%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.72%) BYOD
9 1 (0.72%) CCTV
9 1 (0.72%) iPhone
9 1 (0.72%) Life Science
9 1 (0.72%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.72%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 138 (100.00%) Windows
2 111 (80.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 97 (70.29%) Windows Server
4 33 (23.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (17.39%) Windows 7
6 15 (10.87%) Linux
7 14 (10.14%) Unix
8 13 (9.42%) Windows 10
9 12 (8.70%) Windows 8
10 8 (5.80%) AIX
10 8 (5.80%) Windows XP
11 4 (2.90%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.72%) Android
12 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.72%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.29%) ITIL
2 13 (9.42%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (8.70%) High Availability
4 11 (7.97%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (7.25%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (7.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (6.52%) Performance Analysis
7 8 (5.80%) Mentoring
8 7 (5.07%) Load Balancing
8 7 (5.07%) Migration
8 7 (5.07%) Service Management
8 7 (5.07%) Time Management
9 5 (3.62%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (3.62%) Coaching
9 5 (3.62%) ITIL V3
9 5 (3.62%) Line Management
9 5 (3.62%) Project Management
9 5 (3.62%) Software Licensing
10 4 (2.90%) Data Management
10 4 (2.90%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 36 (26.09%) PowerShell
1 36 (26.09%) SQL
2 11 (7.97%) T-SQL
3 7 (5.07%) VB
4 5 (3.62%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.62%) VBScript
5 4 (2.90%) C
6 1 (0.72%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 27 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (13.04%) MCSE
3 13 (9.42%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (8.70%) CCNA
4 12 (8.70%) MCSA
5 9 (6.52%) MCP
6 6 (4.35%) Degree
6 6 (4.35%) Security Cleared
7 5 (3.62%) MCITP
7 5 (3.62%) MCTS
8 4 (2.90%) MCDST
8 4 (2.90%) NCDA
8 4 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.72%) CCNP
10 1 (0.72%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.72%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 90 (65.22%) Active Directory
2 39 (28.26%) Hyper-V
3 26 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (7.97%) vSphere
5 10 (7.25%) XenApp
6 5 (3.62%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (3.62%) Xen
7 1 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.72%) NDS
7 1 (0.72%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 1 (0.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (12.32%) SCCM
2 10 (7.25%) LiteSpeed
3 8 (5.80%) AirWatch
4 7 (5.07%) SCOM
5 6 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (3.62%) HP SIM
6 5 (3.62%) SCOrch
7 3 (2.17%) WSUS
8 2 (1.45%) ServiceCenter
9 1 (0.72%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.72%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.72%) NetIQ Identity Manager
9 1 (0.72%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 80 (57.97%) Microsoft
2 62 (44.93%) VMware
3 30 (21.74%) Cisco
4 28 (20.29%) Citrix
5 18 (13.04%) HP
6 12 (8.70%) Veeam
7 7 (5.07%) F5
7 7 (5.07%) MobileIron
7 7 (5.07%) NetApp
8 6 (4.35%) Mitel
9 5 (3.62%) Remedy
9 5 (3.62%) Sophos
9 5 (3.62%) Symantec
10 4 (2.90%) 3PAR
10 4 (2.90%) Dell
10 4 (2.90%) Intel Security
11 2 (1.45%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.45%) EMC
11 2 (1.45%) Juniper
12 1 (0.72%) Avaya
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