The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 52 59 74
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 16 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.51% 1.12% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.58% 5.34% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 1
Average salary £32,500 £33,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -37.50%
Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
167 131 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 26.22% 20.93% 37.82%
Number of salaries quoted 138 120 230
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2012
North West

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Merseyside

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Liverpool +7 6 £33,750 -28.94%
St Helens - 5 - -
Wirral - 2 £39,000 - 1
Windows Server 2012
North West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (84.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (60.00%) SCCM
3 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (52.00%) VMware
6 12 (48.00%) Hyper-V
6 12 (48.00%) DNS
6 12 (48.00%) DHCP
7 10 (40.00%) ITIL
7 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
8 8 (32.00%) HP
8 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (28.00%) Firewall
9 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
9 7 (28.00%) SCOM
10 6 (24.00%) MCITP
10 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
10 6 (24.00%) MCP
10 6 (24.00%) Oracle
10 6 (24.00%) VB
10 6 (24.00%) Linux
10 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
10 6 (24.00%) Citrix
11 5 (20.00%) Intranet
11 5 (20.00%) Internet
11 5 (20.00%) Mac OS X
11 5 (20.00%) Management Information System

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.00%) Apache
2 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (8.00%) Lync
4 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.00%) IIS
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) DNS
1 12 (48.00%) DHCP
2 7 (28.00%) Firewall
3 5 (20.00%) Intranet
3 5 (20.00%) Internet
3 5 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (20.00%) LDAP
3 5 (20.00%) LAN
3 5 (20.00%) WAN
3 5 (20.00%) SSL
3 5 (20.00%) VLAN
4 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (16.00%) SAN
5 1 (4.00%) DMZ
5 1 (4.00%) Wireless
5 1 (4.00%) VoIP
5 1 (4.00%) HTTP
5 1 (4.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) MySQL
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (20.00%) Marketing
1 5 (20.00%) Multimedia
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) ICT Technician
1 5 (20.00%) Senior Technician
2 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (16.00%) Support Technician
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) IT Support
4 2 (8.00%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (8.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Junior
4 2 (8.00%) Field Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (20.00%) VLE
2 3 (12.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (84.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (24.00%) Linux
5 5 (20.00%) Mac OS X
5 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 5 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Software Deployment
3 4 (16.00%) High Availability
4 3 (12.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.00%) CRM
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.00%) Service Management
5 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.00%) ITSM
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Investment Management
6 1 (4.00%) Wealth Management
6 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.00%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (24.00%) VB
3 5 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (24.00%) MCITP
2 6 (24.00%) MCP
3 4 (16.00%) MCSE
4 2 (8.00%) MCTS
4 2 (8.00%) Degree
4 2 (8.00%) MCSA
5 1 (4.00%) HND
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (48.00%) Hyper-V
3 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (16.00%) vSphere
4 4 (16.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (12.00%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (12.00%) XenApp
6 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.00%) DFS Replication
6 1 (4.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (60.00%) SCCM
2 7 (28.00%) SCOM
3 4 (16.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (4.00%) WSUS
4 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (52.00%) VMware
3 8 (32.00%) HP
4 6 (24.00%) Oracle
4 6 (24.00%) Citrix
5 5 (20.00%) Cisco
6 4 (16.00%) Sage
7 3 (12.00%) Dell
8 2 (8.00%) Facebook
8 2 (8.00%) Twitter
8 2 (8.00%) Mitel
8 2 (8.00%) Avaya
8 2 (8.00%) Symantec
9 1 (4.00%) NetApp
9 1 (4.00%) Fortinet
9 1 (4.00%) Kaspersky
Wirral, Merseyside
Steria
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago