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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 49 66 55
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 8 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.63% 1.38% 0.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.69% 4.92% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 2
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,300 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £46,100 £43,000 £31,550
UK excluding London average 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 Merseyside region.

Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
104 183 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 21.22% 28.11% 29.13%
Number of salaries quoted 86 169 102
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015. 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 +10 6 £32,750 -2.23% 5
Birkenhead - 1 - - 1
Windows Server 2012
North West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) MS Exchange
3 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
4 11 (61.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (61.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (50.00%) VMware
6 7 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (38.89%) SAN
7 6 (33.33%) DNS
7 6 (33.33%) DHCP
7 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
8 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (27.78%) MCSE
8 5 (27.78%) SQL
8 5 (27.78%) ITIL
9 4 (22.22%) IIS
9 4 (22.22%) FTP
9 4 (22.22%) CCNA
9 4 (22.22%) CCA
9 4 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (22.22%) Finance
9 4 (22.22%) MCITP
9 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
9 4 (22.22%) XenDesktop
9 4 (22.22%) vSphere

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 15 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 11 (61.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (61.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (22.22%) IIS
4 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.56%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) SAN
2 6 (33.33%) DNS
2 6 (33.33%) DHCP
3 4 (22.22%) FTP
4 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.56%) VPN
5 1 (5.56%) SNMP
5 1 (5.56%) Intranet
5 1 (5.56%) VLAN
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
3 1 (5.56%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.56%) Field Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Service Management
3 1 (5.56%) ITSM
3 1 (5.56%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (27.78%) MCSE
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (22.22%) CCNA
3 4 (22.22%) CCA
3 4 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (22.22%) MCITP
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
4 1 (5.56%) MCP
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
3 4 (22.22%) XenDesktop
3 4 (22.22%) vSphere
3 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (16.67%) VMware Server
5 1 (5.56%) XenApp
5 1 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.56%) SCDPM
2 1 (5.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco
3 3 (16.67%) Symantec
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix
3 3 (16.67%) NetApp
4 2 (11.11%) AppSense
5 1 (5.56%) Sage
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