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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 75 101 124
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +23
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 87 63 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.93% 2.03% 1.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.05% 8.46% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 57 40 36
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £29,750 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £45,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +2.85%
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
722 745 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.34% 23.98% 28.30%
Number of salaries quoted 429 444 590
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
Glasgow +23 64 £39,250 +4.66% 12
Edinburgh -7 13 £37,000 -3.74% 5
West Lothian +5 2 £46,750 +76.41%
Aberdeen +1 2 - -
North Lanarkshire -2 2 - - 1
Renfrewshire - 2 £46,000 -
Argyll and Bute - 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
UK

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 129 (100.00%) Windows
2 95 (73.64%) Microsoft
3 87 (67.44%) Active Directory
4 80 (62.02%) Windows Server
5 77 (59.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 76 (58.91%) VMware
7 66 (51.16%) VMware Infrastructure
8 62 (48.06%) SQL Server
9 60 (46.51%) DNS
10 57 (44.19%) DHCP
11 54 (41.86%) SAN
12 47 (36.43%) Hyper-V
13 46 (35.66%) SQL
14 45 (34.88%) ITIL
15 44 (34.11%) MS Excel
16 42 (32.56%) MS Exchange
16 42 (32.56%) Microsoft Azure
17 37 (28.68%) SCCM
17 37 (28.68%) Windows Server 2003
18 35 (27.13%) Firewall
19 31 (24.03%) SCOM
20 28 (21.71%) Dell
21 26 (20.16%) Office 365
22 24 (18.60%) SLA
23 23 (17.83%) LAN
23 23 (17.83%) WAN
24 21 (16.28%) Windows 7
24 21 (16.28%) PowerShell
24 21 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
25 20 (15.50%) vSphere

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 42 (32.56%) MS Exchange
2 21 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (11.63%) IIS
4 7 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (5.43%) Skype for Business
5 5 (3.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (3.10%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.33%) MQSeries
7 3 (2.33%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.78%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.78%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.78%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 44 (34.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.88%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (2.33%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (2.33%) Primavera
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (32.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (20.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (46.51%) DNS
2 57 (44.19%) DHCP
3 54 (41.86%) SAN
4 35 (27.13%) Firewall
5 23 (17.83%) LAN
5 23 (17.83%) WAN
6 5 (3.88%) VPN
7 4 (3.10%) SSL
8 3 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (2.33%) Internet
8 3 (2.33%) NAS
8 3 (2.33%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (2.33%) WAAS
8 3 (2.33%) Wireless
9 1 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.78%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (0.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (0.78%) HTTP
9 1 (0.78%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (48.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.55%) TeamCity
1 2 (1.55%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.55%) WinDbg
2 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (12.40%) Finance
2 5 (3.88%) Games
3 4 (3.10%) Banking
4 3 (2.33%) Back Office
4 3 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.78%) Electronics
5 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Marketing
5 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (34.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (15.50%) IT Engineer
3 19 (14.73%) Analyst
4 15 (11.63%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (11.63%) Support Analyst
5 13 (10.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (9.30%) Architect
7 10 (7.75%) Administrator
7 10 (7.75%) Technical Architect
8 9 (6.98%) Senior IT Engineer
8 9 (6.98%) Windows Engineer
9 6 (4.65%) Backup Administrator
9 6 (4.65%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (4.65%) Storage Administrator
10 5 (3.88%) Applications Support
10 5 (3.88%) Applications Support Analyst
10 5 (3.88%) EMC Storage Administrator
10 5 (3.88%) IT Support
10 5 (3.88%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.43%) .NET
1 7 (5.43%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.33%) Middleware
2 3 (2.33%) WebCenter
2 3 (2.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (1.55%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.55%) Entity Framework
3 2 (1.55%) WCF
3 2 (1.55%) WPF
4 1 (0.78%) COM
4 1 (0.78%) REST
4 1 (0.78%) Web Services
4 1 (0.78%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.40%) Clustering
2 9 (6.98%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.88%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.33%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.55%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.55%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.55%) PKI
7 1 (0.78%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.78%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.78%) EPoS
7 1 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.78%) iPad
7 1 (0.78%) iPhone
7 1 (0.78%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 129 (100.00%) Windows
2 80 (62.02%) Windows Server
3 77 (59.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (28.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (16.28%) Windows 7
6 16 (12.40%) Linux
7 8 (6.20%) Unix
8 7 (5.43%) Windows 8
9 6 (4.65%) Solaris
10 5 (3.88%) Windows 10
11 3 (2.33%) AIX
11 3 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.55%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (34.88%) ITIL
2 17 (13.18%) Project Management
3 16 (12.40%) Business Continuity
3 16 (12.40%) Load Balancing
4 11 (8.53%) Capacity Planning
4 11 (8.53%) Matrix Management
5 10 (7.75%) Change Control
6 9 (6.98%) Asset Management
6 9 (6.98%) CRM
7 7 (5.43%) Change Management
7 7 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (5.43%) Mentoring
8 6 (4.65%) Migration
8 6 (4.65%) Problem Management
8 6 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (3.88%) Facilities Management
9 5 (3.88%) Incident Management
9 5 (3.88%) Operations Management
9 5 (3.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 46 (35.66%) SQL
2 21 (16.28%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.43%) C#
4 4 (3.10%) Delphi
4 4 (3.10%) Java
5 2 (1.55%) Ruby
5 2 (1.55%) VBScript
6 1 (0.78%) Perl
6 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (14.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (11.63%) Degree
3 13 (10.08%) MCSE
4 8 (6.20%) MCSA
5 7 (5.43%) MCP
6 6 (4.65%) CCNA
6 6 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (3.10%) HND
9 3 (2.33%) MCITP
10 2 (1.55%) CCNP
10 2 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.55%) MCTS
11 1 (0.78%) CISSP
11 1 (0.78%) EMCSA
11 1 (0.78%) NCDA
11 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.78%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (18.60%) SLA
2 14 (10.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.33%) QA
4 1 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 87 (67.44%) Active Directory
2 66 (51.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (36.43%) Hyper-V
4 20 (15.50%) vSphere
5 8 (6.20%) XenApp
6 7 (5.43%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (5.43%) XenDesktop
7 6 (4.65%) VMware ESX
8 5 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.78%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.78%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 37 (28.68%) SCCM
2 31 (24.03%) SCOM
3 9 (6.98%) EMC NetWorker
4 7 (5.43%) Puppet
5 5 (3.88%) NetBackup
6 4 (3.10%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (3.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (3.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (1.55%) Ansible
7 2 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.55%) WSUS
8 1 (0.78%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.78%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 95 (73.64%) Microsoft
2 76 (58.91%) VMware
3 28 (21.71%) Dell
4 20 (15.50%) EMC
4 20 (15.50%) HP
5 19 (14.73%) Cisco
5 19 (14.73%) Citrix
6 14 (10.85%) IBM
6 14 (10.85%) Kaspersky
6 14 (10.85%) Siemens
6 14 (10.85%) WatchGuard
7 10 (7.75%) Symantec
8 8 (6.20%) Oracle
9 6 (4.65%) Varonis
10 5 (3.88%) Intel Security
11 4 (3.10%) Avaya
11 4 (3.10%) CA
12 3 (2.33%) Compaq
12 3 (2.33%) Hyperion
12 3 (2.33%) NetApp
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Posted: Yesterday
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Net Talent
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