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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 99 141 -
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 68 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.89% 0.45% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.08% 1.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 38 10 0
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -14.28%
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
960 782 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.67% 24.98% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 574 473 596
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 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
Edinburgh +9 23 £35,000 +34.61% 2
Glasgow +10 21 £35,000 - 3
Aberdeen +26 11 £37,500 - 3
Dundee +11 5 £42,500 +3.67% 2
Highlands - 4 - -
Stirling - 1 £29,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - - 2
Moray - 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
UK

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 98 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (69.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 60 (61.22%) VMware
4 51 (52.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 48 (48.98%) VMware Infrastructure
6 46 (46.94%) MS Exchange
6 46 (46.94%) Microsoft
7 38 (38.78%) MS Excel
7 38 (38.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 37 (37.76%) Active Directory
9 36 (36.73%) SQL Server
10 34 (34.69%) MCSE
10 34 (34.69%) Exchange Server 2010
11 33 (33.67%) SAN
12 27 (27.55%) SQL
12 27 (27.55%) Exchange Server 2007
13 26 (26.53%) MCITP
14 24 (24.49%) Hyper-V
14 24 (24.49%) MCSA
14 24 (24.49%) DNS
15 22 (22.45%) Firewall
16 21 (21.43%) Oracle
16 21 (21.43%) MCTS
17 20 (20.41%) SharePoint
17 20 (20.41%) HP
17 20 (20.41%) Cisco
18 19 (19.39%) PowerShell
19 18 (18.37%) ITIL
20 17 (17.35%) Finance
21 14 (14.29%) Windows 7

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 46 (46.94%) MS Exchange
2 34 (34.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (27.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (20.41%) SharePoint
5 12 (12.24%) IIS
6 7 (7.14%) CMS
7 6 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (6.12%) Apache
7 6 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (6.12%) nginx
7 6 (6.12%) Lync
8 5 (5.10%) Tomcat
9 3 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 38 (38.78%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.06%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.06%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.02%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.14%) Office 365
2 6 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.04%) IaaS
4 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (33.67%) SAN
2 24 (24.49%) DNS
3 22 (22.45%) Firewall
4 11 (11.22%) VoIP
5 10 (10.20%) DHCP
5 10 (10.20%) TCP/IP
6 9 (9.18%) WAN
7 8 (8.16%) LAN
7 8 (8.16%) Wireless
7 8 (8.16%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (7.14%) FTP
8 7 (7.14%) MPLS
9 6 (6.12%) DMZ
9 6 (6.12%) HTTPS
9 6 (6.12%) HTTP
9 6 (6.12%) Ethernet
9 6 (6.12%) SMTP
9 6 (6.12%) FCoE
9 6 (6.12%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (5.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (36.73%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (9.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (7.14%) MySQL
5 3 (3.06%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.08%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.04%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.02%) InstallShield
4 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (1.02%) MSBuild
General
1 17 (17.35%) Finance
2 5 (5.10%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.08%) Advertising
4 1 (1.02%) Retail
4 1 (1.02%) Marketing
4 1 (1.02%) Law
4 1 (1.02%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (26.53%) Analyst
2 25 (25.51%) Support Engineer
2 25 (25.51%) IT Support
3 15 (15.31%) IT Support Engineer
4 10 (10.20%) IT Support Analyst
4 10 (10.20%) Support Analyst
4 10 (10.20%) Technical Manager
5 8 (8.16%) Project Manager
5 8 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
7 6 (6.12%) Consultant
7 6 (6.12%) Customer Engineer
7 6 (6.12%) Service Analyst
7 6 (6.12%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (6.12%) Customer Support Engineer
7 6 (6.12%) Server Technician
8 5 (5.10%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (5.10%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (4.08%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.20%) HTML
2 6 (6.12%) MSMQ
3 5 (5.10%) .NET
3 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (3.06%) COM
5 3 (3.06%) CSS
5 3 (3.06%) Web Services
5 3 (3.06%) WinForms
5 3 (3.06%) .NET Remoting
5 3 (3.06%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.04%) WCF
6 2 (2.04%) Ajax
6 2 (2.04%) jQuery
6 2 (2.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (1.02%) CSS3
7 1 (1.02%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.02%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.18%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 7 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.12%) Replication
3 6 (6.12%) Blackberry
4 5 (5.10%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.08%) Statistics
6 2 (2.04%) NHS
7 1 (1.02%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.02%) DTV
7 1 (1.02%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.02%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 98 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (69.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (52.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 12 (12.24%) Linux
6 9 (9.18%) Windows XP
6 9 (9.18%) Ubuntu
7 7 (7.14%) Windows 2000
7 7 (7.14%) HPUX
8 6 (6.12%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (5.10%) OpenSolaris
9 5 (5.10%) Solaris
10 4 (4.08%) UNIX
11 3 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (2.04%) CentOS
12 2 (2.04%) Windows 8
12 2 (2.04%) Windows Vista
12 2 (2.04%) Debian
13 1 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.37%) ITIL
2 12 (12.24%) Performance Monitoring
3 11 (11.22%) Service Delivery
3 11 (11.22%) Project Management
4 10 (10.20%) Change Management
4 10 (10.20%) Line Management
5 8 (8.16%) PRINCE2
5 8 (8.16%) ERP
6 7 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 7 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
7 6 (6.12%) Workflow
7 6 (6.12%) Information Security
7 6 (6.12%) Fault Management
7 6 (6.12%) Capacity Management
8 4 (4.08%) Performance Management
8 4 (4.08%) CRM
8 4 (4.08%) MVC
8 4 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (3.06%) Business Continuity
9 3 (3.06%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 27 (27.55%) SQL
2 19 (19.39%) PowerShell
3 13 (13.27%) C#
4 5 (5.10%) Perl
4 5 (5.10%) Bash Shell
4 5 (5.10%) Python
5 4 (4.08%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.06%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.02%) Java
7 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.02%) VBScript
7 1 (1.02%) VB
7 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.02%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 38 (38.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (34.69%) MCSE
3 26 (26.53%) MCITP
4 24 (24.49%) MCSA
5 21 (21.43%) MCTS
6 12 (12.24%) Degree
7 8 (8.16%) APMP
7 8 (8.16%) MCP
8 6 (6.12%) Security Cleared
9 4 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (4.08%) CCNA
9 4 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.24%) SLA
1 12 (12.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 48 (48.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (37.76%) Active Directory
3 24 (24.49%) Hyper-V
4 9 (9.18%) vSphere
5 3 (3.06%) Terminal Services
5 3 (3.06%) XenApp
6 1 (1.02%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.02%) Squid
6 1 (1.02%) Openswan
6 1 (1.02%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 12 (12.24%) SCCM
2 6 (6.12%) Backup Exec
3 5 (5.10%) SCOM
4 4 (4.08%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.04%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 60 (61.22%) VMware
2 46 (46.94%) Microsoft
3 21 (21.43%) Oracle
4 20 (20.41%) Cisco
4 20 (20.41%) HP
5 11 (11.22%) Citrix
5 11 (11.22%) Juniper
6 9 (9.18%) Veeam
6 9 (9.18%) Symantec
7 8 (8.16%) Red Hat
8 7 (7.14%) Avaya
8 7 (7.14%) IBM
8 7 (7.14%) Nortel
8 7 (7.14%) Brocade
8 7 (7.14%) Fujitsu
9 6 (6.12%) Clearswift
9 6 (6.12%) BT
10 5 (5.10%) NetApp
10 5 (5.10%) Dell
10 5 (5.10%) EMC
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