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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 102 88 129
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +41
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 184 183 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.87% 3.00% 1.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.65% 11.88% 7.93%
Number of salaries quoted 159 136 128
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £22,000 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £47,625 £46,000 £50,000
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
1579 1541 1854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.65% 25.23% 25.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1304 1230 1595
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £54,000 £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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +14 114 £33,328 -16.68% 13
Cheshire +10 36 £26,250 -17.32% 9
Merseyside -23 25 £42,500 +14.86% 3
Lancashire -22 6 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Cumbria +5 4 £28,500 -5.00% 1
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 347 (100.00%) Windows
2 254 (73.20%) Windows Server
3 250 (72.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 202 (58.21%) Active Directory
5 189 (54.47%) Microsoft
6 169 (48.70%) VMware
7 108 (31.12%) SQL Server
8 106 (30.55%) Hyper-V
9 103 (29.68%) SQL
10 102 (29.39%) VMware Infrastructure
11 99 (28.53%) MS Exchange
12 97 (27.95%) ITIL
13 92 (26.51%) DNS
14 82 (23.63%) Firewall
15 76 (21.90%) Office 365
16 73 (21.04%) Microsoft Certification
16 73 (21.04%) Windows Server 2003
17 68 (19.60%) Cisco
18 66 (19.02%) Windows 7
19 65 (18.73%) IIS
19 65 (18.73%) DHCP
20 64 (18.44%) Finance
20 64 (18.44%) HP
20 64 (18.44%) PowerShell
21 62 (17.87%) MCSE
22 56 (16.14%) Citrix
22 56 (16.14%) Exchange Server 2010
23 51 (14.70%) Exchange Server 2013
24 50 (14.41%) Windows 8
25 49 (14.12%) 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 (28.53%) MS Exchange
2 65 (18.73%) IIS
3 56 (16.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 51 (14.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 39 (11.24%) SharePoint
6 29 (8.36%) Apache
7 23 (6.63%) SharePoint 2013
8 17 (4.90%) Tomcat
9 14 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (1.73%) nginx
11 5 (1.44%) Confluence
12 4 (1.15%) Skype for Business
13 3 (0.86%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
14 2 (0.58%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
15 1 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
15 1 (0.29%) WordPress
15 1 (0.29%) Zimbra
Applications
1 49 (14.12%) MS Excel
2 28 (8.07%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.58%) BPCS
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.29%) Magento
3 1 (0.29%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 76 (21.90%) Office 365
2 21 (6.05%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.73%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.15%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (1.15%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (1.15%) Mimecast
5 4 (1.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.86%) IaaS
6 3 (0.86%) PaaS
7 2 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 92 (26.51%) DNS
2 82 (23.63%) Firewall
3 65 (18.73%) DHCP
4 49 (14.12%) LAN
4 49 (14.12%) SAN
5 42 (12.10%) TCP/IP
6 41 (11.82%) VPN
7 38 (10.95%) WAN
8 24 (6.92%) Wi-Fi
9 18 (5.19%) Internet
9 18 (5.19%) Remote Desktop
9 18 (5.19%) SNMP
9 18 (5.19%) VLAN
10 17 (4.90%) IPsec
11 16 (4.61%) GSM
11 16 (4.61%) VoIP
12 14 (4.03%) Wireless
13 10 (2.88%) DDNS
13 10 (2.88%) MPLS
14 9 (2.59%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (31.12%) SQL Server
2 38 (10.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 34 (9.80%) SQL Server 2014
4 24 (6.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (2.31%) MySQL
7 7 (2.02%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.44%) DTS
9 5 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.15%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.15%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.29%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 8 (2.31%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.44%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.44%) JIRA
2 5 (1.44%) Subversion
3 4 (1.15%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.58%) NUnit
4 2 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.29%) LINQPad
5 1 (0.29%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.29%) Selenium
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.29%) Toad
General
1 64 (18.44%) Finance
2 18 (5.19%) Banking
3 12 (3.46%) Manufacturing
4 10 (2.88%) Legal
4 10 (2.88%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.31%) Law
5 8 (2.31%) Retail
6 4 (1.15%) Back Office
6 4 (1.15%) Marketing
7 2 (0.58%) Advertising
7 2 (0.58%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 65 (18.73%) Support Engineer
2 63 (18.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 60 (17.29%) Analyst
4 53 (15.27%) IT Support
5 38 (10.95%) IT Engineer
6 34 (9.80%) Administrator
7 33 (9.51%) Support Analyst
8 32 (9.22%) Applications Support
8 32 (9.22%) Server Engineer
9 29 (8.36%) 3rd Line Support
9 29 (8.36%) IT Support Engineer
10 24 (6.92%) 2nd Line Support
10 24 (6.92%) Infrastructure Support
10 24 (6.92%) Team Leader
11 20 (5.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 19 (5.48%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 18 (5.19%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 18 (5.19%) Monitoring Engineer
14 17 (4.90%) Windows Engineer
15 16 (4.61%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.76%) .NET
2 16 (4.61%) Web Services
3 13 (3.75%) JSP
3 13 (3.75%) SOAP
4 10 (2.88%) AngularJS
4 10 (2.88%) ASP.NET
5 9 (2.59%) .NET Framework
6 8 (2.31%) HTML
6 8 (2.31%) XML
7 6 (1.73%) JSON
7 6 (1.73%) LAMP
8 5 (1.44%) LAPP Stack
9 4 (1.15%) CSS
9 4 (1.15%) jQuery
10 3 (0.86%) Apache Camel
10 3 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (0.86%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (0.86%) Middleware
11 2 (0.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (0.58%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.65%) Data Centre
2 22 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (6.05%) iPad
4 13 (3.75%) Driving Licence
4 13 (3.75%) HP StoreVirtual
5 11 (3.17%) Replication
5 11 (3.17%) RSA SecurID
6 10 (2.88%) Clustering
7 8 (2.31%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.31%) iPhone
8 7 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.44%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.44%) Wiki
10 4 (1.15%) PKI
11 3 (0.86%) CMDB
11 3 (0.86%) EMC VNX
11 3 (0.86%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.86%) Thin Client
12 2 (0.58%) Fintech
12 2 (0.58%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 347 (100.00%) Windows
2 254 (73.20%) Windows Server
3 250 (72.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 73 (21.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 66 (19.02%) Windows 7
6 50 (14.41%) Windows 8
7 46 (13.26%) Linux
8 29 (8.36%) Windows 10
9 16 (4.61%) Mac OS X
9 16 (4.61%) Unix
10 14 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (3.75%) HPUX
12 11 (3.17%) CentOS
13 9 (2.59%) Data ONTAP
13 9 (2.59%) Windows XP
14 6 (1.73%) Debian
15 5 (1.44%) AIX
16 3 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (27.95%) ITIL
2 36 (10.37%) Disaster Recovery
3 29 (8.36%) ITIL V3
4 21 (6.05%) Configuration Management
5 18 (5.19%) High Availability
6 17 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (4.90%) Coaching
7 16 (4.61%) Release Management
8 14 (4.03%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (3.46%) Project Management
10 11 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (3.17%) Incident Management
10 11 (3.17%) Problem Management
10 11 (3.17%) Service Delivery
11 10 (2.88%) Performance Monitoring
11 10 (2.88%) Service Management
12 9 (2.59%) CRM
12 9 (2.59%) Patch Management
12 9 (2.59%) Practice Management
12 9 (2.59%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (29.68%) SQL
2 64 (18.44%) PowerShell
3 17 (4.90%) Python
4 14 (4.03%) JavaScript
4 14 (4.03%) Shell Script
4 14 (4.03%) VBScript
5 12 (3.46%) C#
5 12 (3.46%) T-SQL
6 11 (3.17%) VB
7 7 (2.02%) PHP
8 6 (1.73%) Bash Shell
8 6 (1.73%) Perl
9 5 (1.44%) C++
10 3 (0.86%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.29%) C
11 1 (0.29%) Ruby
11 1 (0.29%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 73 (21.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 62 (17.87%) MCSE
3 35 (10.09%) MCSA
4 29 (8.36%) MCITP
5 24 (6.92%) MCP
6 22 (6.34%) Degree
7 21 (6.05%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (4.61%) CCNA
8 16 (4.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (3.17%) CCNP
10 9 (2.59%) NCIE
11 7 (2.02%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (2.02%) Security Cleared
12 5 (1.44%) MCTS
13 3 (0.86%) DBS Check
14 2 (0.58%) HND
14 2 (0.58%) SC Cleared
15 1 (0.29%) CCA
15 1 (0.29%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.61%) SLA
2 3 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.58%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 202 (58.21%) Active Directory
2 106 (30.55%) Hyper-V
3 102 (29.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 38 (10.95%) vSphere
5 33 (9.51%) XenApp
6 11 (3.17%) vCloud
6 11 (3.17%) Virtual Servers
7 9 (2.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (1.73%) Varnish
8 6 (1.73%) XenDesktop
9 5 (1.44%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (1.44%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.86%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.29%) KVM
12 1 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 38 (10.95%) SCCM
2 34 (9.80%) SCOM
3 24 (6.92%) HP SIM
3 24 (6.92%) SCOrch
4 18 (5.19%) Backup Exec
4 18 (5.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 17 (4.90%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (4.61%) Puppet
7 11 (3.17%) Ansible
7 11 (3.17%) vMotion
8 10 (2.88%) Nagios
8 10 (2.88%) ServiceCenter
9 8 (2.31%) WSUS
10 7 (2.02%) Norton AntiVirus
11 6 (1.73%) Microsoft Clustering
12 5 (1.44%) AirWatch
12 5 (1.44%) Cacti
12 5 (1.44%) EdgeSight
12 5 (1.44%) FortiGate
12 5 (1.44%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 189 (54.47%) Microsoft
2 169 (48.70%) VMware
3 68 (19.60%) Cisco
4 64 (18.44%) HP
5 56 (16.14%) Citrix
6 20 (5.76%) Veeam
7 19 (5.48%) Apple
8 16 (4.61%) SonicWALL
9 13 (3.75%) Dell
9 13 (3.75%) NetApp
9 13 (3.75%) SolarWinds
10 11 (3.17%) 3PAR
10 11 (3.17%) Juniper
10 11 (3.17%) Symantec
10 11 (3.17%) Zerto
11 9 (2.59%) GFI Software
12 8 (2.31%) Avaya
12 8 (2.31%) Fortinet
12 8 (2.31%) Oracle
13 7 (2.02%) EMC
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Fast progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k + £Bonus + MS Training !
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Element 6 Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,500 per annum + Training + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
greywood
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Keswick, Cumbria
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
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Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 6 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits +Training & Development
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Manchester, Lancashire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum 25 days holiday + 1 day for birthday
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Macclesfield
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £16000 - £24000 per annum + bonus, benefits
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Congleton
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Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 per annum + Benefits + Training
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Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum depending on experience.
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Cheshire, Warrington, Manchester, Merseyside,...
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