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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 100 144 -
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 71 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.96% 0.36% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.38% 1.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 39 8 0
Average salary £35,000 £37,997 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.88% -
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 Scotland region.

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
962 756 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.52% 24.49% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 583 469 591
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 16 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 16 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 +12 25 £35,000 -
Glasgow +9 25 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Aberdeen +17 6 £29,250 - 2
Dundee +8 5 £42,500 +3.67%
Highlands - 3 - -
Moray - 2 - -
West Lothian - 2 £38,500 - 1
North Lanarkshire - 1 - - 1
Stirling - 1 £29,000 -
Windows Server 2012
UK

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 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.

1 102 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (62.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (54.90%) VMware
4 54 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 52 (50.98%) Microsoft
6 47 (46.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 43 (42.16%) MS Exchange
8 40 (39.22%) SQL Server
9 38 (37.25%) Microsoft Certification
10 37 (36.27%) MS Excel
11 35 (34.31%) Active Directory
12 33 (32.35%) MCSE
13 31 (30.39%) Exchange Server 2010
14 29 (28.43%) SQL
14 29 (28.43%) SAN
15 27 (26.47%) MCITP
16 24 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
16 24 (23.53%) MCSA
17 23 (22.55%) DNS
17 23 (22.55%) Hyper-V
18 22 (21.57%) Finance
19 21 (20.59%) MCTS
20 20 (19.61%) SharePoint
20 20 (19.61%) C#
21 19 (18.63%) Oracle
21 19 (18.63%) ITIL
21 19 (18.63%) Cisco
22 18 (17.65%) HP
22 18 (17.65%) Firewall
23 16 (15.69%) Windows 7

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 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 43 (42.16%) MS Exchange
2 31 (30.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (19.61%) SharePoint
5 15 (14.71%) IIS
6 9 (8.82%) CMS
7 6 (5.88%) Lync
7 6 (5.88%) nginx
7 6 (5.88%) Apache
8 5 (4.90%) Tomcat
8 5 (4.90%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 37 (36.27%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.98%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.98%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.92%) Office 365
3 2 (1.96%) IaaS
4 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (28.43%) SAN
2 23 (22.55%) DNS
3 18 (17.65%) Firewall
4 10 (9.80%) DHCP
5 9 (8.82%) TCP/IP
6 8 (7.84%) Wireless
6 8 (7.84%) FTP
6 8 (7.84%) VoIP
7 7 (6.86%) SMTP
7 7 (6.86%) HTTP
7 7 (6.86%) HTTPS
8 6 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (5.88%) WAN
9 5 (4.90%) LAN
9 5 (4.90%) Ethernet
9 5 (4.90%) MPLS
9 5 (4.90%) DMZ
9 5 (4.90%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (4.90%) FCoE
10 3 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (39.22%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (10.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (6.86%) MySQL
5 3 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (8.82%) Visual Studio
1 9 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.92%) ReSharper
3 3 (2.94%) InstallShield
3 3 (2.94%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 3 (2.94%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (21.57%) Finance
2 3 (2.94%) Law
2 3 (2.94%) Legal
2 3 (2.94%) Marketing
3 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.98%) Retail
4 1 (0.98%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (28.43%) Analyst
2 27 (26.47%) IT Support
3 22 (21.57%) Support Engineer
4 15 (14.71%) IT Support Engineer
5 12 (11.76%) IT Support Analyst
5 12 (11.76%) Support Analyst
6 11 (10.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (7.84%) Technical Manager
8 7 (6.86%) Server Technician
9 6 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
9 6 (5.88%) Service Analyst
9 6 (5.88%) Project Manager
9 6 (5.88%) Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 5 (4.90%) Technical Project Manager
11 4 (3.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 4 (3.92%) Customer Support Engineer
11 4 (3.92%) 2nd Line Support
11 4 (3.92%) Administrator
11 4 (3.92%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.71%) HTML
2 10 (9.80%) .NET
2 10 (9.80%) ASP.NET
3 7 (6.86%) Web Services
3 7 (6.86%) CSS
3 7 (6.86%) WinForms
3 7 (6.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (6.86%) .NET Remoting
4 5 (4.90%) MSMQ
4 5 (4.90%) .NET Framework
5 4 (3.92%) jQuery
5 4 (3.92%) Ajax
6 3 (2.94%) SOAP
6 3 (2.94%) XML
6 3 (2.94%) XSLT
6 3 (2.94%) OOXML
6 3 (2.94%) JSON
7 2 (1.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (1.96%) CSS3
7 2 (1.96%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.80%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.86%) Blackberry
3 7 (6.86%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.88%) Mainframe
5 5 (4.90%) Replication
6 4 (3.92%) Statistics
6 4 (3.92%) NHS
7 3 (2.94%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.94%) DTV
7 3 (2.94%) User Experience
8 1 (0.98%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.98%) iSeries
8 1 (0.98%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 102 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (62.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (15.69%) Windows 7
5 12 (11.76%) Linux
6 9 (8.82%) Ubuntu
7 7 (6.86%) Windows XP
8 6 (5.88%) Windows 2000
8 6 (5.88%) HPUX
9 5 (4.90%) Solaris
9 5 (4.90%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (4.90%) OpenSolaris
10 4 (3.92%) UNIX
11 2 (1.96%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.96%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.96%) CentOS
11 2 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.96%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.63%) ITIL
2 16 (15.69%) Performance Monitoring
3 11 (10.78%) Change Management
4 10 (9.80%) Project Management
5 9 (8.82%) Service Delivery
5 9 (8.82%) Line Management
6 8 (7.84%) Infrastructure Management
7 7 (6.86%) Information Security
7 7 (6.86%) Fault Management
7 7 (6.86%) Mentoring
7 7 (6.86%) Capacity Management
8 6 (5.88%) Business Continuity
8 6 (5.88%) MVC
8 6 (5.88%) PRINCE2
9 5 (4.90%) Software Engineering
9 5 (4.90%) Workflow
10 4 (3.92%) User Stories
10 4 (3.92%) Performance Management
10 4 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (3.92%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (28.43%) SQL
2 20 (19.61%) C#
3 16 (15.69%) PowerShell
4 7 (6.86%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.90%) Python
5 5 (4.90%) Perl
5 5 (4.90%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.92%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.94%) XQuery
8 2 (1.96%) Java
8 2 (1.96%) VB
9 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.98%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (37.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (32.35%) MCSE
3 27 (26.47%) MCITP
4 24 (23.53%) MCSA
5 21 (20.59%) MCTS
6 13 (12.75%) Degree
7 10 (9.80%) MCP
8 6 (5.88%) APMP
9 5 (4.90%) Security Cleared
10 3 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.98%) CCNA
11 1 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (10.78%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (46.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (34.31%) Active Directory
3 23 (22.55%) Hyper-V
4 10 (9.80%) vSphere
5 3 (2.94%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.98%) Squid
7 1 (0.98%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.98%) Openswan
7 1 (0.98%) Postfix
7 1 (0.98%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (9.80%) SCCM
2 6 (5.88%) SCOM
3 5 (4.90%) Backup Exec
4 4 (3.92%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.96%) Windows Intune
6 1 (0.98%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 56 (54.90%) VMware
2 52 (50.98%) Microsoft
3 19 (18.63%) Oracle
3 19 (18.63%) Cisco
4 18 (17.65%) HP
5 11 (10.78%) Citrix
6 9 (8.82%) Juniper
6 9 (8.82%) Veeam
7 7 (6.86%) Red Hat
8 6 (5.88%) Fujitsu
8 6 (5.88%) Brocade
8 6 (5.88%) Symantec
8 6 (5.88%) IBM
9 5 (4.90%) Dell
9 5 (4.90%) Clearswift
9 5 (4.90%) Avaya
9 5 (4.90%) NetApp
9 5 (4.90%) Nortel
9 5 (4.90%) BT
10 4 (3.92%) Meru Networks
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