The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 109 105 109
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 146 178 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.49% 2.73% 2.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.71% 11.74% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 114 143 147
Median salary £36,000 £30,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.03% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,100 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £42,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2012
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Operating Systems Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1247 1516 1750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.25% 23.22% 24.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 1222 1453
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 the North West

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in the North West

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in the North West

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 30 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
Manchester -24 74 £39,500 +31.66% 13
Merseyside +24 39 £36,000 -10.00% 4
Cheshire -8 20 £32,500 -5.79% 7
Lancashire +17 11 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Cumbria +1 2 £27,500 +17.02%
Windows Server 2012
England

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 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 North West region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 271 (100.00%) Windows
2 193 (71.22%) Windows Server
3 183 (67.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 170 (62.73%) Microsoft
5 138 (50.92%) Active Directory
6 110 (40.59%) VMware
7 97 (35.79%) SQL
8 81 (29.89%) MS Exchange
9 76 (28.04%) ITIL
10 71 (26.20%) Hyper-V
11 70 (25.83%) SQL Server
12 68 (25.09%) MS Excel
13 67 (24.72%) Citrix
14 65 (23.99%) Microsoft Certification
15 60 (22.14%) Finance
16 59 (21.77%) DNS
17 57 (21.03%) PowerShell
18 55 (20.30%) Cisco
19 53 (19.56%) Firewall
20 52 (19.19%) VMware Infrastructure
20 52 (19.19%) Office 365
21 51 (18.82%) DHCP
22 49 (18.08%) HP
23 45 (16.61%) Windows 7
24 44 (16.24%) Exchange Server 2013
24 44 (16.24%) SAN
25 42 (15.50%) Windows Server 2003
26 41 (15.13%) Exchange Server 2010
27 40 (14.76%) MCSE
28 39 (14.39%) SCCM

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 81 (29.89%) MS Exchange
2 44 (16.24%) Exchange Server 2013
3 41 (15.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 36 (13.28%) IIS
5 34 (12.55%) SharePoint
6 20 (7.38%) SharePoint 2013
7 16 (5.90%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (4.80%) Confluence
9 12 (4.43%) Apache
10 8 (2.95%) Skype for Business
11 7 (2.58%) nginx
12 6 (2.21%) Tomcat
13 3 (1.11%) CMS
13 3 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
14 1 (0.37%) JBoss
14 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 68 (25.09%) MS Excel
2 35 (12.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (3.69%) Lorenzo
2 2 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.74%) FastStats
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 52 (19.19%) Office 365
2 11 (4.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.58%) IaaS
3 7 (2.58%) PaaS
4 4 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 59 (21.77%) DNS
2 53 (19.56%) Firewall
3 51 (18.82%) DHCP
4 44 (16.24%) SAN
5 38 (14.02%) LAN
6 34 (12.55%) TCP/IP
7 30 (11.07%) WAN
8 25 (9.23%) VPN
9 10 (3.69%) VLAN
10 8 (2.95%) Wireless
11 7 (2.58%) IP Telephony
11 7 (2.58%) MPLS
12 6 (2.21%) CTI
12 6 (2.21%) Extranet
12 6 (2.21%) GSM
12 6 (2.21%) SNMP
12 6 (2.21%) VoIP
13 5 (1.85%) NetScaler
13 5 (1.85%) Remote Desktop
14 4 (1.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (25.83%) SQL Server
2 29 (10.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 21 (7.75%) SQL Server 2014
4 19 (7.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (4.43%) SQL Server 2000
6 11 (4.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (3.69%) DTS
7 10 (3.69%) Electronic Patient Records
7 10 (3.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (3.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.37%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.37%) MySQL
10 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.37%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 13 (4.80%) JIRA
2 6 (2.21%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.21%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.21%) Subversion
3 1 (0.37%) LINQPad
3 1 (0.37%) ReSharper
3 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 60 (22.14%) Finance
2 28 (10.33%) Banking
3 17 (6.27%) Manufacturing
4 12 (4.43%) Law
5 11 (4.06%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.21%) Legal
7 3 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.74%) Retail
9 1 (0.37%) Electronics
9 1 (0.37%) Games
9 1 (0.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (18.08%) Analyst
2 45 (16.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 39 (14.39%) Support Engineer
4 37 (13.65%) IT Support
5 34 (12.55%) Support Analyst
6 30 (11.07%) Administrator
7 29 (10.70%) Applications Support
8 26 (9.59%) 3rd Line Support
9 25 (9.23%) Server Engineer
10 21 (7.75%) IT Engineer
11 17 (6.27%) Infrastructure Support
12 16 (5.90%) IT Manager
12 16 (5.90%) IT Technician
13 15 (5.54%) Team Leader
14 14 (5.17%) IT Support Engineer
14 14 (5.17%) Windows Engineer
15 13 (4.80%) 2nd Line Support
15 13 (4.80%) DBA
15 13 (4.80%) SQL DBA
16 12 (4.43%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.12%) .NET
2 11 (4.06%) ASP.NET
3 7 (2.58%) XML
4 6 (2.21%) .NET Framework
4 6 (2.21%) AngularJS
4 6 (2.21%) JSON
4 6 (2.21%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (1.11%) Web Services
6 2 (0.74%) COM
6 2 (0.74%) jQuery
7 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.37%) CSS
7 1 (0.37%) HTML
7 1 (0.37%) HTML5
7 1 (0.37%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (0.37%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 36 (13.28%) Data Centre
2 28 (10.33%) Replication
3 18 (6.64%) Driving Licence
4 14 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (4.80%) Wiki
6 12 (4.43%) iPad
7 8 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (2.95%) Clustering
8 7 (2.58%) Fat Client
8 7 (2.58%) Thin Client
9 5 (1.85%) HP StoreVirtual
10 4 (1.48%) iPhone
10 4 (1.48%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.11%) Data Integration
11 3 (1.11%) EPoS
11 3 (1.11%) Mobile Computing
12 2 (0.74%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.74%) RSA SecurID
13 1 (0.37%) CCTV
13 1 (0.37%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 271 (100.00%) Windows
2 193 (71.22%) Windows Server
3 183 (67.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 45 (16.61%) Windows 7
5 42 (15.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 29 (10.70%) Linux
7 23 (8.49%) Windows 10
8 22 (8.12%) Windows 8
9 16 (5.90%) Windows XP
10 14 (5.17%) Unix
11 8 (2.95%) AIX
12 7 (2.58%) CentOS
12 7 (2.58%) Debian
12 7 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (1.85%) Android
14 4 (1.48%) Mac OS X
15 3 (1.11%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (28.04%) ITIL
2 34 (12.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (9.23%) Project Management
4 23 (8.49%) ITIL V3
5 19 (7.01%) Infrastructure Management
6 14 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (5.17%) High Availability
6 14 (5.17%) Performance Monitoring
7 13 (4.80%) Converged Infrastructure
7 13 (4.80%) TOGAF
7 13 (4.80%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (4.43%) Mentoring
9 10 (3.69%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (3.69%) Problem Management
9 10 (3.69%) Service Management
10 9 (3.32%) Configuration Management
10 9 (3.32%) Load Balancing
10 9 (3.32%) Performance Analysis
10 9 (3.32%) Time Management
11 8 (2.95%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 97 (35.79%) SQL
2 57 (21.03%) PowerShell
3 21 (7.75%) T-SQL
4 14 (5.17%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.32%) C#
5 9 (3.32%) VB
6 7 (2.58%) Bash Shell
6 7 (2.58%) Perl
6 7 (2.58%) PHP
6 7 (2.58%) Python
6 7 (2.58%) VBScript
7 6 (2.21%) C++
8 3 (1.11%) C
9 1 (0.37%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 65 (23.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (14.76%) MCSE
3 28 (10.33%) MCSA
4 24 (8.86%) MCP
5 20 (7.38%) MCITP
6 19 (7.01%) Degree
7 17 (6.27%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (5.90%) CCNA
9 15 (5.54%) Citrix Certification
10 10 (3.69%) Security Cleared
11 7 (2.58%) MCTS
12 6 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (2.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (1.85%) SC Cleared
14 4 (1.48%) MCDST
15 3 (1.11%) A+ Certification
15 3 (1.11%) NCDA
15 3 (1.11%) Network+ Certification
16 2 (0.74%) CCNP
16 2 (0.74%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.69%) SLA
2 4 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 138 (50.92%) Active Directory
2 71 (26.20%) Hyper-V
3 52 (19.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (12.18%) XenApp
5 20 (7.38%) vSphere
6 19 (7.01%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (2.58%) Varnish
7 7 (2.58%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (1.85%) Xen
8 5 (1.85%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.11%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.11%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.74%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.37%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.37%) NDS
11 1 (0.37%) NetIQ eDirectory
11 1 (0.37%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 39 (14.39%) SCCM
2 22 (8.12%) SCOM
3 19 (7.01%) Nagios
3 19 (7.01%) SCOrch
4 13 (4.80%) EdgeSight
5 10 (3.69%) Backup Exec
5 10 (3.69%) LiteSpeed
6 8 (2.95%) AirWatch
6 8 (2.95%) HP SIM
7 7 (2.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 6 (2.21%) Cacti
8 6 (2.21%) Munin
8 6 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (2.21%) Puppet
9 5 (1.85%) WSUS
10 2 (0.74%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.74%) ServiceCenter
11 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 170 (62.73%) Microsoft
2 110 (40.59%) VMware
3 67 (24.72%) Citrix
4 55 (20.30%) Cisco
5 49 (18.08%) HP
6 16 (5.90%) Avaya
7 15 (5.54%) Sophos
8 14 (5.17%) Dell
9 11 (4.06%) Veeam
10 9 (3.32%) F5
11 8 (2.95%) Mitel
12 7 (2.58%) Intel Security
12 7 (2.58%) MobileIron
12 7 (2.58%) SonicWALL
12 7 (2.58%) Symantec
13 6 (2.21%) CheckPoint
13 6 (2.21%) NetApp
14 5 (1.85%) 3PAR
14 5 (1.85%) EMC
14 5 (1.85%) Remedy
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