The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 35 22 40
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +18
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 4 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.48% 7.69% 2.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.89% 33.33% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 5
Average salary £27,500 £26,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% -44.21%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -6.84%
Windows Server 2012
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
45 39 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 27.95% 23.08% 29.32%
Number of salaries quoted 26 32 44
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -14 3 £30,000 +13.20% 3
Windows Server 2012
UK

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2012.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) MCTS
3 3 (60.00%) MCITP
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) MCSA
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) SSH
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) SSH
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) FTP
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Server Support
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support
3 1 (20.00%) Server Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCTS
2 3 (60.00%) MCITP
2 3 (60.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
Newry, County Down
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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