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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 38 31 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.08% 2.80% 0.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.23% 8.33% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £23,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +2.81%

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
71 48 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 25.45% 33.57% 38.83%
Number of salaries quoted 62 39 15
Median salary £34,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland 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 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 21 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
County Antrim -11 3 £23,500 -
Windows Server 2012
UK

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 21 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (70.00%) Office 365
4 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (70.00%) MCSA
5 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 5 (50.00%) Internet
5 5 (50.00%) VMware
5 5 (50.00%) Veeam
5 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (40.00%) XenApp
6 4 (40.00%) XenServer
6 4 (40.00%) XenDesktop
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (40.00%) Citrix
6 4 (40.00%) Sophos
6 4 (40.00%) Forcepoint
6 4 (40.00%) Replication
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco
6 4 (40.00%) IBM
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (30.00%) MCSE

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Office 365
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (20.00%) Presales
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) MCSA
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) XenApp
3 4 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 4 (40.00%) XenServer
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Veeam
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) Forcepoint
3 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 4 (40.00%) Sophos
4 1 (10.00%) Polycom
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec