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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 106 136 121
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 169 135 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.70% 1.99% 2.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.05% 8.31% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 140 108 132
Median salary £36,000 £32,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.62% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,850 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £42,650 £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
1295 1624 1634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.67% 24.00% 22.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1083 1317 1341
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +21 92 £40,000 +22.13% 21
Merseyside +17 42 £36,500 - 7
Cheshire +13 25 £32,500 +1.56% 6
Lancashire +14 11 £35,000 +32.07% 1
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 294 (100.00%) Windows
2 218 (74.15%) Windows Server
3 196 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 165 (56.12%) Microsoft
5 149 (50.68%) Active Directory
6 133 (45.24%) VMware
7 100 (34.01%) SQL
8 94 (31.97%) ITIL
9 91 (30.95%) SQL Server
10 89 (30.27%) MS Exchange
11 83 (28.23%) Hyper-V
12 69 (23.47%) VMware Infrastructure
13 67 (22.79%) Microsoft Certification
14 66 (22.45%) DNS
15 65 (22.11%) PowerShell
16 63 (21.43%) Citrix
17 62 (21.09%) Firewall
18 61 (20.75%) Finance
18 61 (20.75%) HP
19 60 (20.41%) MS Excel
20 59 (20.07%) Windows Server 2003
21 54 (18.37%) Office 365
22 53 (18.03%) Cisco
22 53 (18.03%) DHCP
22 53 (18.03%) IIS
23 50 (17.01%) MCSE
24 46 (15.65%) Exchange Server 2010
25 45 (15.31%) SAN
26 44 (14.97%) XenApp
26 44 (14.97%) Exchange Server 2013

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 89 (30.27%) MS Exchange
2 53 (18.03%) IIS
3 46 (15.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 44 (14.97%) Exchange Server 2013
5 38 (12.93%) SharePoint
6 29 (9.86%) Apache
7 26 (8.84%) SharePoint 2013
8 17 (5.78%) Tomcat
9 14 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
10 13 (4.42%) Confluence
11 7 (2.38%) nginx
12 3 (1.02%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.34%) IBM Domino
13 1 (0.34%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.34%) JBoss
13 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.34%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 60 (20.41%) MS Excel
2 29 (9.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (3.40%) Lorenzo
2 3 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) BPCS
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 54 (18.37%) Office 365
2 14 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.42%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.70%) IaaS
4 5 (1.70%) PaaS
5 4 (1.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.36%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (1.36%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (1.36%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (1.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.34%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 66 (22.45%) DNS
2 62 (21.09%) Firewall
3 53 (18.03%) DHCP
4 45 (15.31%) SAN
5 38 (12.93%) LAN
6 34 (11.56%) WAN
7 29 (9.86%) VPN
8 28 (9.52%) TCP/IP
9 14 (4.76%) SNMP
10 12 (4.08%) GSM
10 12 (4.08%) IPsec
11 10 (3.40%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (3.06%) Internet
12 9 (3.06%) IP Telephony
12 9 (3.06%) Remote Desktop
13 8 (2.72%) DDNS
13 8 (2.72%) VLAN
13 8 (2.72%) VoIP
14 7 (2.38%) Wireless
15 6 (2.04%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (30.95%) SQL Server
2 33 (11.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 30 (10.20%) SQL Server 2014
4 17 (5.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (3.40%) Electronic Patient Records
6 8 (2.72%) SQL Server 2000
6 8 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (2.04%) DTS
8 6 (2.04%) MySQL
8 6 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.70%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.34%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.34%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 13 (4.42%) JIRA
2 6 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.04%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.04%) Subversion
3 3 (1.02%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.34%) LINQPad
4 1 (0.34%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 61 (20.75%) Finance
2 24 (8.16%) Banking
3 19 (6.46%) Manufacturing
4 13 (4.42%) Law
5 10 (3.40%) Legal
6 7 (2.38%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.04%) Retail
8 3 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.34%) Automotive
9 1 (0.34%) Games
9 1 (0.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (18.03%) Analyst
2 48 (16.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 44 (14.97%) Support Engineer
4 43 (14.63%) Applications Support
5 37 (12.59%) Administrator
6 36 (12.24%) IT Support
7 33 (11.22%) Support Analyst
8 28 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
9 25 (8.50%) IT Engineer
10 24 (8.16%) Server Engineer
10 24 (8.16%) Team Leader
11 17 (5.78%) Infrastructure Support
11 17 (5.78%) IT Support Engineer
12 14 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 14 (4.76%) Monitoring Engineer
12 14 (4.76%) SharePoint Administrator
12 14 (4.76%) Support Team Leader
13 13 (4.42%) 2nd Line Support
13 13 (4.42%) Server Support
13 13 (4.42%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (8.16%) .NET
2 15 (5.10%) ASP.NET
3 11 (3.74%) JSP
3 11 (3.74%) SOAP
4 9 (3.06%) AngularJS
5 8 (2.72%) Web Services
6 7 (2.38%) XML
7 6 (2.04%) .NET Framework
7 6 (2.04%) JSON
7 6 (2.04%) LAPP Stack
8 5 (1.70%) HTML
8 5 (1.70%) jQuery
9 4 (1.36%) LAMP
10 3 (1.02%) Apache Camel
10 3 (1.02%) Middleware
11 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (0.34%) HTML5
11 1 (0.34%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (0.34%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 17 (5.78%) Replication
3 14 (4.76%) iPad
4 13 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.42%) Driving Licence
4 13 (4.42%) Wiki
5 11 (3.74%) HP StoreVirtual
6 8 (2.72%) RSA SecurID
7 7 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.70%) Clustering
9 4 (1.36%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.02%) CMDB
10 3 (1.02%) EPoS
10 3 (1.02%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.02%) Mobile Computing
10 3 (1.02%) PKI
10 3 (1.02%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.68%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.68%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 294 (100.00%) Windows
2 218 (74.15%) Windows Server
3 196 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 59 (20.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 37 (12.59%) Linux
6 36 (12.24%) Windows 7
7 26 (8.84%) Windows 8
8 18 (6.12%) Windows 10
9 15 (5.10%) Unix
10 11 (3.74%) HPUX
11 10 (3.40%) AIX
11 10 (3.40%) CentOS
12 9 (3.06%) Mac OS X
12 9 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (3.06%) Windows XP
13 7 (2.38%) Debian
14 4 (1.36%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.34%) Android
15 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (31.97%) ITIL
2 34 (11.56%) ITIL V3
3 32 (10.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 25 (8.50%) Project Management
5 17 (5.78%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (5.44%) High Availability
7 15 (5.10%) Configuration Management
7 15 (5.10%) Release Management
8 14 (4.76%) Service Management
9 13 (4.42%) Converged Infrastructure
9 13 (4.42%) Infrastructure Management
9 13 (4.42%) TOGAF
10 12 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (3.74%) Incident Management
12 10 (3.40%) Coaching
12 10 (3.40%) Problem Management
12 10 (3.40%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (3.06%) Practice Management
13 9 (3.06%) Time Management
14 8 (2.72%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (34.01%) SQL
2 65 (22.11%) PowerShell
3 19 (6.46%) T-SQL
4 17 (5.78%) JavaScript
5 11 (3.74%) Python
5 11 (3.74%) VB
5 11 (3.74%) VBScript
6 10 (3.40%) C#
7 8 (2.72%) PHP
8 7 (2.38%) Bash Shell
8 7 (2.38%) Perl
8 7 (2.38%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.04%) C++
10 1 (0.34%) C
10 1 (0.34%) Tcl
10 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 67 (22.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (17.01%) MCSE
3 30 (10.20%) Degree
4 28 (9.52%) MCSA
5 22 (7.48%) MCP
6 20 (6.80%) MCITP
7 14 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
8 11 (3.74%) Security Cleared
9 8 (2.72%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (2.38%) CCNA
11 5 (1.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.36%) NCIE
12 4 (1.36%) SC Cleared
13 3 (1.02%) CCNP
14 2 (0.68%) HND
15 1 (0.34%) CCA
15 1 (0.34%) MCDST
15 1 (0.34%) MCTS
15 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.72%) SLA
2 2 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 149 (50.68%) Active Directory
2 83 (28.23%) Hyper-V
3 69 (23.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (14.97%) XenApp
5 27 (9.18%) vSphere
6 13 (4.42%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (2.38%) Varnish
8 5 (1.70%) XenDesktop
9 4 (1.36%) vCloud
9 4 (1.36%) VMware ESX
10 3 (1.02%) Terminal Services
10 3 (1.02%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.68%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.68%) Xen
12 1 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 33 (11.22%) SCCM
2 32 (10.88%) SCOM
3 27 (9.18%) SCOrch
4 19 (6.46%) Nagios
5 16 (5.44%) HP SIM
6 14 (4.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 13 (4.42%) EdgeSight
8 12 (4.08%) Backup Exec
9 10 (3.40%) AirWatch
9 10 (3.40%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (3.40%) Puppet
10 8 (2.72%) ServiceCenter
11 6 (2.04%) Cacti
11 6 (2.04%) LiteSpeed
11 6 (2.04%) Munin
12 4 (1.36%) Ansible
12 4 (1.36%) vMotion
12 4 (1.36%) WSUS
13 3 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
14 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 165 (56.12%) Microsoft
2 133 (45.24%) VMware
3 63 (21.43%) Citrix
4 61 (20.75%) HP
5 53 (18.03%) Cisco
6 14 (4.76%) Dell
7 13 (4.42%) Apple
8 12 (4.08%) Avaya
9 11 (3.74%) Veeam
10 9 (3.06%) 3PAR
10 9 (3.06%) Sophos
11 8 (2.72%) F5
11 8 (2.72%) NetApp
12 7 (2.38%) SonicWALL
13 6 (2.04%) Mitel
13 6 (2.04%) SolarWinds
14 5 (1.70%) GFI Software
14 5 (1.70%) Juniper
14 5 (1.70%) MobileIron
14 5 (1.70%) Remedy
Manchester, Lancashire
Websense Recruit Ltd
Salary: £25,000 + £2,500 On Call Allowance plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Compu team
Salary: £15,000 - £19,000 pa depending on skills and experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Fast progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £57500.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £18k - 20k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashton-Under-Lyne
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous employee benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St Helens and Warrington
Networx
Salary: Circa £35,000
Posted: 10 days ago
St Helens and Warrington
Networx
Salary: Circa £35,000
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Oldham
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bolton
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Northwich
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 18 days ago
Wilmslow
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 23 days ago
Liverpool
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago