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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England / North West
Rank 124 73 117
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +44
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 130 185 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.19% 3.40% 2.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.76% 13.19% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 112 131 147
Median salary £31,250 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,650 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,581
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -0.22%

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
1332 1403 1815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.48% 25.77% 27.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1101 1132 1581
Median salary £35,000 £37,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -23 87 £30,000 -14.28% 13
Cheshire -7 24 £32,250 +2.38% 9
Merseyside -36 10 £37,750 -3.20% 1
Lancashire -26 6 £31,500 +31.25% 1
Cumbria +5 3 £30,000 -11.11% 1
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 316 (100.00%) Windows
2 232 (73.42%) Windows Server
3 230 (72.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 191 (60.44%) Active Directory
5 172 (54.43%) Microsoft
6 160 (50.63%) VMware
7 101 (31.96%) VMware Infrastructure
8 99 (31.33%) MS Exchange
9 96 (30.38%) Hyper-V
10 95 (30.06%) SQL Server
11 94 (29.75%) ITIL
12 87 (27.53%) DNS
13 79 (25.00%) SQL
14 74 (23.42%) Office 365
15 72 (22.78%) Windows 7
16 71 (22.47%) Firewall
17 70 (22.15%) Cisco
18 69 (21.84%) Microsoft Certification
19 64 (20.25%) Windows Server 2003
20 63 (19.94%) DHCP
21 62 (19.62%) PowerShell
22 58 (18.35%) IIS
23 57 (18.04%) MCSE
23 57 (18.04%) HP
23 57 (18.04%) Citrix
24 54 (17.09%) Exchange Server 2010
25 53 (16.77%) Windows 8
26 50 (15.82%) Exchange Server 2013
26 50 (15.82%) Finance
27 45 (14.24%) SAN

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 99 (31.33%) MS Exchange
2 58 (18.35%) IIS
3 54 (17.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 50 (15.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 31 (9.81%) SharePoint
6 25 (7.91%) Apache
7 20 (6.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 17 (5.38%) Tomcat
9 15 (4.75%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (1.27%) Skype for Business
11 3 (0.95%) Confluence
11 3 (0.95%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.95%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.63%) nginx
13 1 (0.32%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.32%) JBoss
13 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.32%) Zimbra
Applications
1 38 (12.03%) MS Excel
2 31 (9.81%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) BPCS
1 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) Magento
2 1 (0.32%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 74 (23.42%) Office 365
2 22 (6.96%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.90%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.27%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (1.27%) Mimecast
5 4 (1.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.95%) IaaS
6 3 (0.95%) PaaS
7 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.32%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (27.53%) DNS
2 71 (22.47%) Firewall
3 63 (19.94%) DHCP
4 45 (14.24%) LAN
4 45 (14.24%) SAN
5 44 (13.92%) VPN
6 35 (11.08%) WAN
7 34 (10.76%) TCP/IP
8 26 (8.23%) Wi-Fi
9 20 (6.33%) Remote Desktop
9 20 (6.33%) VLAN
10 19 (6.01%) VoIP
11 17 (5.38%) IPsec
12 15 (4.75%) Internet
12 15 (4.75%) SNMP
12 15 (4.75%) Wireless
13 13 (4.11%) GSM
14 10 (3.16%) DDNS
14 10 (3.16%) Skype
15 9 (2.85%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (30.06%) SQL Server
2 32 (10.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (7.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (6.96%) SQL Server 2014
5 10 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (2.53%) MySQL
6 8 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.90%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.58%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.95%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (0.95%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.32%) DTS
12 1 (0.32%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (2.22%) JIRA
2 6 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.27%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.27%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.63%) NUnit
4 2 (0.63%) Selenium
4 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.63%) Toad
5 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.32%) Subversion
General
1 50 (15.82%) Finance
2 14 (4.43%) Manufacturing
3 11 (3.48%) Banking
3 11 (3.48%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.22%) Legal
4 7 (2.22%) Retail
5 6 (1.90%) Law
6 4 (1.27%) Back Office
6 4 (1.27%) Marketing
7 2 (0.63%) Advertising
7 2 (0.63%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 71 (22.47%) Support Engineer
2 54 (17.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 48 (15.19%) Analyst
3 48 (15.19%) IT Support
4 41 (12.97%) IT Engineer
5 31 (9.81%) 3rd Line Support
5 31 (9.81%) Server Engineer
6 30 (9.49%) IT Support Engineer
7 27 (8.54%) 2nd Line Support
8 24 (7.59%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 24 (7.59%) Administrator
9 23 (7.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 22 (6.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 20 (6.33%) Applications Support
11 20 (6.33%) Infrastructure Support
11 20 (6.33%) Support Analyst
11 20 (6.33%) Team Leader
12 16 (5.06%) Windows Engineer
13 15 (4.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 15 (4.75%) Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.38%) .NET
2 16 (5.06%) Web Services
3 13 (4.11%) JSP
3 13 (4.11%) SOAP
4 9 (2.85%) ASP.NET
5 8 (2.53%) HTML
6 6 (1.90%) AngularJS
6 6 (1.90%) LAMP
7 4 (1.27%) .NET Framework
7 4 (1.27%) XML
8 3 (0.95%) Apache Camel
8 3 (0.95%) CSS
8 3 (0.95%) jQuery
8 3 (0.95%) Middleware
8 3 (0.95%) REST
9 2 (0.63%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (0.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (0.63%) CSS3
9 2 (0.63%) Entity Framework
9 2 (0.63%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.91%) Data Centre
2 22 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.70%) iPad
4 12 (3.80%) HP StoreVirtual
4 12 (3.80%) RSA SecurID
5 11 (3.48%) Driving Licence
6 8 (2.53%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.53%) iPhone
7 7 (2.22%) Replication
8 6 (1.90%) Clustering
9 5 (1.58%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.58%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.27%) EMC VNX
10 4 (1.27%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.27%) PKI
10 4 (1.27%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.95%) CMDB
11 3 (0.95%) Mobile Computing
11 3 (0.95%) Wiki
12 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 316 (100.00%) Windows
2 232 (73.42%) Windows Server
3 230 (72.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 72 (22.78%) Windows 7
5 64 (20.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 53 (16.77%) Windows 8
7 39 (12.34%) Linux
8 34 (10.76%) Windows 10
9 16 (5.06%) Mac OS X
10 13 (4.11%) HPUX
10 13 (4.11%) Unix
11 10 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (2.85%) Data ONTAP
13 7 (2.22%) CentOS
14 6 (1.90%) AIX
14 6 (1.90%) Windows Mobile
15 5 (1.58%) Android
15 5 (1.58%) Windows XP
16 4 (1.27%) Apple iOS
17 2 (0.63%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (29.75%) ITIL
2 36 (11.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 24 (7.59%) ITIL V3
4 19 (6.01%) High Availability
5 18 (5.70%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (5.38%) Configuration Management
7 15 (4.75%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (4.43%) Release Management
9 13 (4.11%) Coaching
9 13 (4.11%) Service Delivery
9 13 (4.11%) Service Management
10 11 (3.48%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (3.48%) Incident Management
11 9 (2.85%) Change Management
11 9 (2.85%) Mobile Device Management
11 9 (2.85%) Patch Management
11 9 (2.85%) Performance Management
11 9 (2.85%) Problem Management
12 8 (2.53%) Project Management
12 8 (2.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 79 (25.00%) SQL
2 62 (19.62%) PowerShell
3 14 (4.43%) Shell Script
4 13 (4.11%) Python
4 13 (4.11%) VBScript
5 12 (3.80%) T-SQL
6 11 (3.48%) VB
7 6 (1.90%) C#
8 5 (1.58%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.95%) PHP
9 3 (0.95%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.63%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.63%) Perl
11 1 (0.32%) C
11 1 (0.32%) C++
11 1 (0.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 69 (21.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 57 (18.04%) MCSE
3 33 (10.44%) MCITP
4 31 (9.81%) MCSA
5 23 (7.28%) MCP
6 21 (6.65%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (5.38%) Degree
8 16 (5.06%) CCNA
8 16 (5.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (3.48%) CCNP
10 10 (3.16%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (2.85%) NCIE
12 6 (1.90%) Citrix Certification
13 5 (1.58%) MCTS
13 5 (1.58%) Security Cleared
14 3 (0.95%) DBS Check
15 2 (0.63%) CCAA
15 2 (0.63%) SC Cleared
16 1 (0.32%) RHCSA
16 1 (0.32%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.70%) SLA
2 3 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.63%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.63%) QA
4 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 191 (60.44%) Active Directory
2 101 (31.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 96 (30.38%) Hyper-V
4 36 (11.39%) vSphere
5 29 (9.18%) XenApp
6 12 (3.80%) Virtual Servers
7 11 (3.48%) vCloud
8 9 (2.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (1.58%) VMware ESX
10 4 (1.27%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.95%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.63%) Varnish
12 2 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.32%) KVM
13 1 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 36 (11.39%) SCCM
2 30 (9.49%) SCOM
3 21 (6.65%) HP SIM
4 19 (6.01%) SCOrch
5 18 (5.70%) Backup Exec
6 15 (4.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 13 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (3.80%) Puppet
9 11 (3.48%) Ansible
9 11 (3.48%) vMotion
10 10 (3.16%) ServiceCenter
11 7 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
12 6 (1.90%) AirWatch
12 6 (1.90%) Microsoft Clustering
13 5 (1.58%) FortiGate
13 5 (1.58%) WSUS
14 4 (1.27%) Nagios
15 3 (0.95%) EdgeSight
16 2 (0.63%) MAILsweeper
16 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 172 (54.43%) Microsoft
2 160 (50.63%) VMware
3 70 (22.15%) Cisco
4 57 (18.04%) Citrix
4 57 (18.04%) HP
5 22 (6.96%) Veeam
6 19 (6.01%) Apple
7 17 (5.38%) SonicWALL
8 14 (4.43%) Symantec
9 13 (4.11%) SolarWinds
10 12 (3.80%) NetApp
11 11 (3.48%) 3PAR
11 11 (3.48%) Juniper
11 11 (3.48%) Zerto
12 10 (3.16%) Dell
12 10 (3.16%) Oracle
13 8 (2.53%) Avaya
14 7 (2.22%) IBM
14 7 (2.22%) Mitel
14 7 (2.22%) Sophos
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Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + 5600 car allowance
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £21000 - £250000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £30001 per annum
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