The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 103 127 144
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +17
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 57 42 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.84% 1.21% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.97% 4.35% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 37 32 4
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -17.64%
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 Scotland region.

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
715 966 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.03% 27.81% 26.94%
Number of salaries quoted 423 620 447
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Scotland

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Scotland

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
Edinburgh +14 26 £37,189 -14.01% 3
Aberdeen +22 12 £37,500 - 3
Glasgow +18 11 £32,500 +3.17% 3
Moray -1 2 - -
West Lothian -4 2 £26,500 +10.41% 1
North Lanarkshire - 2 £29,500 -
Highlands +4 1 - -
Aberdeenshire +3 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Windows Server 2012
UK

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 115 (100.00%) Windows
2 92 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 57 (49.57%) Active Directory
4 53 (46.09%) VMware
5 47 (40.87%) Microsoft
6 44 (38.26%) MS Excel
7 43 (37.39%) Cisco
7 43 (37.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 41 (35.65%) Firewall
9 37 (32.17%) MS Exchange
10 36 (31.30%) Citrix
11 35 (30.43%) SLA
12 33 (28.70%) VoIP
13 32 (27.83%) HP
14 31 (26.96%) SAN
15 30 (26.09%) Service Delivery
15 30 (26.09%) DNS
15 30 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
16 27 (23.48%) SQL Server
17 25 (21.74%) Windows 7
18 24 (20.87%) PowerShell
18 24 (20.87%) ITIL
18 24 (20.87%) CCNA
18 24 (20.87%) Cisco Certification
19 23 (20.00%) MPLS
19 23 (20.00%) Degree
19 23 (20.00%) Wireless
20 21 (18.26%) CCNP
20 21 (18.26%) Mentoring
21 20 (17.39%) Juniper

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 37 (32.17%) MS Exchange
2 19 (16.52%) SharePoint
2 19 (16.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (6.96%) Lync
4 6 (5.22%) IIS
4 6 (5.22%) CMS
4 6 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.61%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.87%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.87%) Apache
Applications
1 44 (38.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.74%) MS Office
3 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.74%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.74%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.22%) Office 365
2 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.87%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.87%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (35.65%) Firewall
2 33 (28.70%) VoIP
3 31 (26.96%) SAN
4 30 (26.09%) DNS
5 23 (20.00%) MPLS
5 23 (20.00%) Wireless
6 19 (16.52%) WAN
7 16 (13.91%) LAN
8 13 (11.30%) VPN
9 11 (9.57%) TCP/IP
10 10 (8.70%) DHCP
11 8 (6.96%) VLAN
12 6 (5.22%) Network Security
13 5 (4.35%) FTP
14 4 (3.48%) HTTP
14 4 (3.48%) SMTP
14 4 (3.48%) HTTPS
14 4 (3.48%) IP Telephony
15 3 (2.61%) MRTG
15 3 (2.61%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (23.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.48%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.74%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.74%) Ingres
5 2 (1.74%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.87%) ReSharper
3 1 (0.87%) MSI
3 1 (0.87%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (8.70%) Finance
2 8 (6.96%) Advertising
3 5 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.48%) Back Office
5 2 (1.74%) Law
6 1 (0.87%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.87%) French Language
6 1 (0.87%) German Language
6 1 (0.87%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.87%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.87%) Banking
6 1 (0.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (25.22%) Analyst
2 15 (13.04%) Support Analyst
3 14 (12.17%) Network Specialist
4 13 (11.30%) Support Engineer
5 11 (9.57%) IT Support
6 10 (8.70%) Customer Engineer
6 10 (8.70%) Customer Support Engineer
6 10 (8.70%) Senior Network Specialist
6 10 (8.70%) IT Support Analyst
7 8 (6.96%) Server Technician
8 7 (6.09%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (5.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (5.22%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (4.35%) Team Leader
10 5 (4.35%) Server Engineer
11 4 (3.48%) Consultant
11 4 (3.48%) Systems Manager
11 4 (3.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 3 (2.61%) Senior Analyst
12 3 (2.61%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.09%) HTML
2 5 (4.35%) .NET
3 3 (2.61%) WinForms
4 2 (1.74%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.74%) WPF
4 2 (1.74%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (0.87%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (0.87%) .NET Remoting
5 1 (0.87%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.87%) COM
5 1 (0.87%) CSS
5 1 (0.87%) JDBC
5 1 (0.87%) Web Services
5 1 (0.87%) Classic ASP
5 1 (0.87%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.83%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.83%) Blackberry
3 7 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.22%) Kindle
5 3 (2.61%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.61%) Clustering
5 3 (2.61%) Replication
5 3 (2.61%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.87%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.87%) FMCG
6 1 (0.87%) PKI
6 1 (0.87%) NHS
6 1 (0.87%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 115 (100.00%) Windows
2 92 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (37.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (21.74%) Windows 7
5 12 (10.43%) Windows XP
6 5 (4.35%) Windows 8
6 5 (4.35%) Linux
7 4 (3.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.61%) UNIX
8 3 (2.61%) Solaris
9 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.87%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.87%) Android
9 1 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.87%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.87%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.87%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (26.09%) Service Delivery
2 24 (20.87%) ITIL
3 21 (18.26%) Mentoring
4 18 (15.65%) Network Management
4 18 (15.65%) Network Design
5 10 (8.70%) Change Management
6 8 (6.96%) Asset Management
6 8 (6.96%) Infrastructure Management
6 8 (6.96%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (6.09%) ERP
8 6 (5.22%) Service Management
8 6 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (5.22%) CRM
9 4 (3.48%) PRINCE2
9 4 (3.48%) Project Management
10 3 (2.61%) Line Management
10 3 (2.61%) Capacity Management
10 3 (2.61%) Fault Management
10 3 (2.61%) Information Security
10 3 (2.61%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (20.87%) PowerShell
2 17 (14.78%) SQL
3 13 (11.30%) C#
4 4 (3.48%) VB
5 1 (0.87%) XAML
5 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.87%) C
5 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.87%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (20.87%) CCNA
1 24 (20.87%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (20.00%) Degree
3 21 (18.26%) CCNP
4 12 (10.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (6.96%) MCSE
6 6 (5.22%) MCP
6 6 (5.22%) MCITP
6 6 (5.22%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.48%) CCDP
8 3 (2.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.61%) HND
9 2 (1.74%) MCSA
9 2 (1.74%) APMP
10 1 (0.87%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.87%) VCP4
10 1 (0.87%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (30.43%) SLA
2 12 (10.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (6.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 57 (49.57%) Active Directory
2 30 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (17.39%) vSphere
4 15 (13.04%) XenApp
5 13 (11.30%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.48%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.74%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.74%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.87%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.87%) Firmware
8 1 (0.87%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.87%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (10.43%) SCCM
2 9 (7.83%) SCOM
3 3 (2.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (1.74%) Nagios
4 2 (1.74%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.74%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.87%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.87%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.87%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.87%) Windows Intune
5 1 (0.87%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.87%) WSUS
5 1 (0.87%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.87%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.87%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 53 (46.09%) VMware
2 47 (40.87%) Microsoft
3 43 (37.39%) Cisco
4 36 (31.30%) Citrix
5 32 (27.83%) HP
6 20 (17.39%) Juniper
7 19 (16.52%) SonicWALL
7 19 (16.52%) Dell
8 11 (9.57%) EMC
9 7 (6.09%) Oracle
9 7 (6.09%) Symantec
10 4 (3.48%) Red Hat
10 4 (3.48%) Veeam
10 4 (3.48%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.61%) CommVault
11 3 (2.61%) CheckPoint
11 3 (2.61%) Sophos
11 3 (2.61%) Sun
12 2 (1.74%) McAfee
12 2 (1.74%) Avaya
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Posted: 16 hours ago
Glasgow
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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