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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 34 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 3.74% 0.57% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.33% 2.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £26,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
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
49 43 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 22.90% 24.57% 43.95%
Number of salaries quoted 26 31 37
Average salary £26,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 20 August 2014. 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 -2 8 £26,000 -45.26% 2
Windows Server 2012
UK

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) IIS
1 19 (100.00%) ITIL
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) DNS
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 19 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
1 19 (100.00%) SAN
1 19 (100.00%) Veritas
1 19 (100.00%) DHCP
1 19 (100.00%) Symantec
1 19 (100.00%) Sophos
1 19 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
1 19 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 19 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 19 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 19 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 19 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 19 (100.00%) NAS
1 19 (100.00%) vSphere
1 19 (100.00%) ITIL V3
2 14 (73.68%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (73.68%) Exchange Server 2003
2 14 (73.68%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (73.68%) Clustering
2 14 (73.68%) Norton AntiVirus
2 14 (73.68%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) IIS
2 14 (73.68%) MS Exchange
2 14 (73.68%) Exchange Server 2003
2 14 (73.68%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (73.68%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) DNS
1 19 (100.00%) SAN
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
1 19 (100.00%) NAS
1 19 (100.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server 2000
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Clustering
2 6 (31.58%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) ITIL
1 19 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 19 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 19 (100.00%) ITIL V3
2 8 (42.11%) Capacity Management
2 8 (42.11%) Compatibility Testing
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 19 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 19 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 19 (100.00%) vSphere
2 8 (42.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 19 (100.00%) Backup Exec
2 14 (73.68%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
1 19 (100.00%) Veritas
1 19 (100.00%) Symantec
1 19 (100.00%) Sophos
1 19 (100.00%) VMware