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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
England / North West
Rank 143 87 108
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +21
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 102 169 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.72% 2.98% 2.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.38% 12.32% 9.03%
Number of salaries quoted 82 126 143
Median salary £29,500 £36,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.62% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,581
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +2.58%

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
1217 1372 1782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.49% 24.21% 25.50%
Number of salaries quoted 989 1124 1550
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -43 63 £27,250 -22.14% 15
Cheshire -2 22 £32,500 +8.33% 7
Merseyside -21 10 £34,500 -23.33% 2
Lancashire -11 6 £31,500 -21.25% 1
Cumbria +6 1 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Windows Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 284 (100.00%) Windows
2 209 (73.59%) Windows Server
3 205 (72.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 181 (63.73%) Active Directory
5 152 (53.52%) Microsoft
6 148 (52.11%) VMware
7 96 (33.80%) Hyper-V
8 92 (32.39%) VMware Infrastructure
9 84 (29.58%) MS Exchange
10 82 (28.87%) ITIL
11 79 (27.82%) SQL Server
12 78 (27.46%) Office 365
13 76 (26.76%) DNS
14 67 (23.59%) Windows 7
15 59 (20.77%) Firewall
15 59 (20.77%) Cisco
16 57 (20.07%) SQL
17 55 (19.37%) Microsoft Certification
18 53 (18.66%) PowerShell
19 51 (17.96%) Windows Server 2003
19 51 (17.96%) DHCP
20 50 (17.61%) Exchange Server 2010
21 49 (17.25%) Citrix
22 47 (16.55%) Windows 8
23 42 (14.79%) MCSE
23 42 (14.79%) IIS
24 41 (14.44%) MS Excel
24 41 (14.44%) HP
24 41 (14.44%) Finance
24 41 (14.44%) 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 84 (29.58%) MS Exchange
2 50 (17.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 42 (14.79%) IIS
4 41 (14.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 27 (9.51%) SharePoint
6 19 (6.69%) Apache
7 16 (5.63%) SharePoint 2013
8 13 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (4.58%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.41%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.70%) nginx
10 2 (0.70%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.70%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.35%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.35%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.35%) Zimbra
Applications
1 41 (14.44%) MS Excel
2 26 (9.15%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Magento
2 1 (0.35%) BPCS
2 1 (0.35%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 78 (27.46%) Office 365
2 20 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (6.69%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.76%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.41%) Mimecast
6 3 (1.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.06%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.06%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.06%) IaaS
6 3 (1.06%) PaaS
6 3 (1.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.70%) SaaS
8 1 (0.35%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 76 (26.76%) DNS
2 59 (20.77%) Firewall
3 51 (17.96%) DHCP
4 37 (13.03%) LAN
4 37 (13.03%) VPN
5 35 (12.32%) SAN
6 29 (10.21%) TCP/IP
7 27 (9.51%) WAN
8 26 (9.15%) Wi-Fi
9 19 (6.69%) VLAN
10 18 (6.34%) Remote Desktop
11 16 (5.63%) VoIP
12 12 (4.23%) Internet
12 12 (4.23%) IPsec
12 12 (4.23%) Wireless
13 10 (3.52%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (3.52%) Cisco IOS
13 10 (3.52%) Skype
13 10 (3.52%) SNMP
14 8 (2.82%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (27.82%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.80%) SQL Server 2008
2 25 (8.80%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (5.63%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (3.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (2.46%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (2.11%) MySQL
7 6 (2.11%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (1.76%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.35%) DocumentDB
10 1 (0.35%) DTS
10 1 (0.35%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.35%) Power BI
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.41%) JIRA
3 3 (1.06%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.70%) NUnit
4 2 (0.70%) Selenium
4 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.70%) Toad
4 2 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (14.44%) Finance
2 12 (4.23%) Manufacturing
3 9 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.82%) Legal
5 6 (2.11%) Banking
5 6 (2.11%) Law
6 5 (1.76%) Advertising
7 4 (1.41%) Back Office
7 4 (1.41%) Marketing
7 4 (1.41%) Retail
8 1 (0.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 69 (24.30%) Support Engineer
2 49 (17.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 45 (15.85%) IT Support
4 41 (14.44%) Analyst
5 35 (12.32%) IT Engineer
6 32 (11.27%) 3rd Line Support
7 26 (9.15%) 2nd Line Support
7 26 (9.15%) IT Support Engineer
8 24 (8.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 22 (7.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 21 (7.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 21 (7.39%) Server Engineer
11 20 (7.04%) Administrator
12 18 (6.34%) Infrastructure Support
13 17 (5.99%) Support Analyst
14 15 (5.28%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 14 (4.93%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 14 (4.93%) Team Leader
16 13 (4.58%) 1st Line Support
16 13 (4.58%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.63%) .NET
2 15 (5.28%) Web Services
3 11 (3.87%) JSP
3 11 (3.87%) SOAP
4 8 (2.82%) ASP.NET
5 7 (2.46%) HTML
6 5 (1.76%) LAMP
7 4 (1.41%) .NET Framework
7 4 (1.41%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.06%) CSS
8 3 (1.06%) REST
9 2 (0.70%) Apache Camel
9 2 (0.70%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.70%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (0.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (0.70%) CSS3
9 2 (0.70%) Entity Framework
9 2 (0.70%) HTML5
9 2 (0.70%) jQuery
9 2 (0.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.10%) Data Centre
2 18 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.99%) iPad
4 11 (3.87%) Driving Licence
5 9 (3.17%) RSA SecurID
6 8 (2.82%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.82%) iPhone
7 7 (2.46%) Clustering
8 6 (2.11%) HP StoreVirtual
8 6 (2.11%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.11%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.41%) EMC VNX
9 4 (1.41%) Mobile Computing
9 4 (1.41%) Replication
10 3 (1.06%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.06%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.70%) CMDB
11 2 (0.70%) Fintech
11 2 (0.70%) PKI
12 1 (0.35%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 284 (100.00%) Windows
2 209 (73.59%) Windows Server
3 205 (72.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 67 (23.59%) Windows 7
5 51 (17.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 47 (16.55%) Windows 8
7 34 (11.97%) Linux
8 31 (10.92%) Windows 10
9 12 (4.23%) Mac OS X
10 11 (3.87%) HPUX
10 11 (3.87%) Unix
11 9 (3.17%) Data ONTAP
12 8 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (2.11%) CentOS
13 6 (2.11%) Windows Mobile
14 5 (1.76%) Android
14 5 (1.76%) Windows XP
15 4 (1.41%) AIX
15 4 (1.41%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.70%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (28.87%) ITIL
2 36 (12.68%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (5.99%) High Availability
4 16 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (4.93%) Configuration Management
6 13 (4.58%) ITIL V3
7 12 (4.23%) Change Management
7 12 (4.23%) Service Management
8 11 (3.87%) Mobile Device Management
8 11 (3.87%) Service Delivery
9 10 (3.52%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (3.52%) Coaching
9 10 (3.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (3.17%) Release Management
11 8 (2.82%) Incident Management
12 7 (2.46%) Performance Management
12 7 (2.46%) Problem Management
12 7 (2.46%) Web Development
13 6 (2.11%) Regression Testing
13 6 (2.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (20.07%) SQL
2 53 (18.66%) PowerShell
3 12 (4.23%) Shell Script
3 12 (4.23%) T-SQL
4 11 (3.87%) Python
4 11 (3.87%) VBScript
5 7 (2.46%) VB
6 4 (1.41%) C#
7 3 (1.06%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.06%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.35%) C
8 1 (0.35%) Perl
8 1 (0.35%) PHP
8 1 (0.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 55 (19.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (14.79%) MCSE
3 28 (9.86%) MCITP
4 22 (7.75%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (7.39%) MCSA
6 18 (6.34%) MCP
6 18 (6.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 17 (5.99%) CCNA
8 14 (4.93%) Degree
9 11 (3.87%) CCNP
10 10 (3.52%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (3.17%) NCIE
12 7 (2.46%) MCTS
13 5 (1.76%) Security Cleared
14 4 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
14 4 (1.41%) DBS Check
15 3 (1.06%) CCAA
16 2 (0.70%) A+ Certification
16 2 (0.70%) RHCE
16 2 (0.70%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.34%) SLA
2 2 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.70%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.70%) QA
3 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 181 (63.73%) Active Directory
2 96 (33.80%) Hyper-V
3 92 (32.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (13.03%) vSphere
5 17 (5.99%) XenApp
6 11 (3.87%) Virtual Servers
7 10 (3.52%) vCloud
8 8 (2.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 6 (2.11%) VMware ESX
10 5 (1.76%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.70%) KVM
11 2 (0.70%) Varnish
11 2 (0.70%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.35%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 33 (11.62%) SCCM
2 20 (7.04%) SCOM
3 16 (5.63%) Backup Exec
4 14 (4.93%) HP SIM
5 11 (3.87%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (3.87%) SCOrch
6 10 (3.52%) Ansible
6 10 (3.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 10 (3.52%) Puppet
6 10 (3.52%) vMotion
7 8 (2.82%) Microsoft Clustering
8 6 (2.11%) ServiceCenter
8 6 (2.11%) WSUS
9 5 (1.76%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (1.41%) AirWatch
11 3 (1.06%) FortiGate
11 3 (1.06%) MAILsweeper
12 2 (0.70%) cPanel
12 2 (0.70%) Plesk
13 1 (0.35%) Simpana
Vendors
1 152 (53.52%) Microsoft
2 148 (52.11%) VMware
3 59 (20.77%) Cisco
4 49 (17.25%) Citrix
5 41 (14.44%) HP
6 22 (7.75%) Veeam
7 17 (5.99%) SonicWALL
8 14 (4.93%) NetApp
9 13 (4.58%) Apple
10 12 (4.23%) Symantec
11 10 (3.52%) Zerto
12 9 (3.17%) Dell
12 9 (3.17%) Juniper
12 9 (3.17%) Oracle
12 9 (3.17%) SolarWinds
13 8 (2.82%) 3PAR
13 8 (2.82%) Avaya
14 7 (2.46%) Red Hat
15 6 (2.11%) Fortinet
15 6 (2.11%) Sophos
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Carlisle, Cumbria
Logic Business Systems
Salary: From £19,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Prescot, Merseyside
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
2i Resourcing
Salary: Unspecified Competitive base salary + benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Chester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Wigan
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool
greywood
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 25 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Comprehensive Bens Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £22,000 - £30,000 + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 24 days ago