The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 59 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 4 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.81% 2.59% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.36% 9.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 0
Average salary £22,000 £33,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -15.29%
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 Merseyside region.

Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
119 169 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.09% 27.39% 31.20%
Number of salaries quoted 107 139 147
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
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 24 December 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 +8 4 £22,000 -56.00%
Windows Server 2012
North West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (60.00%) DHCP
3 9 (60.00%) DNS
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
4 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
5 6 (40.00%) SCCM
6 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 5 (33.33%) SCVMM
7 4 (26.67%) ITIL
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco
7 4 (26.67%) SAN
7 4 (26.67%) VMware
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle
8 3 (20.00%) CRM
8 3 (20.00%) LAN
8 3 (20.00%) WAN
8 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (20.00%) HP
8 3 (20.00%) Avaya
8 3 (20.00%) Sage
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (20.00%) Intranet
8 3 (20.00%) Symantec
8 3 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (20.00%) Firewall
8 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
8 3 (20.00%) Degree
8 3 (20.00%) Sage 1000

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (13.33%) Lync
3 2 (13.33%) Apache
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) DHCP
1 9 (60.00%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) SAN
3 3 (20.00%) Intranet
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
3 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (20.00%) LAN
3 3 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) LDAP
4 2 (13.33%) SSL
4 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (13.33%) VLAN
4 2 (13.33%) Internet
5 1 (6.67%) DMZ
5 1 (6.67%) NAS
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless
5 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (13.33%) Multimedia
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Junior
1 3 (20.00%) Support Technician
1 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Field Service Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) ICT Technician
2 2 (13.33%) Field Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Technician
3 1 (6.67%) Wintel Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
1 2 (13.33%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (13.33%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000
4 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) High Availability
3 2 (13.33%) Software Deployment
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Network Management
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) PHP
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) MCTS
2 2 (13.33%) MCITP
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) XenApp
3 1 (6.67%) DFS Replication
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) SCCM
2 5 (33.33%) SCVMM
3 3 (20.00%) SCOM
3 3 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) Avaya
3 3 (20.00%) Sage
3 3 (20.00%) Symantec
3 3 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Mitel
5 1 (6.67%) Fortinet