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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 114 119 146
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +27
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 42 57 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.33% 1.50% 0.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.07% 5.93% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 27 43 8
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -0.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £24,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £45,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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
692 962 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 21.90% 25.35% 26.88%
Number of salaries quoted 408 619 450
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,250 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 31 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 31 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 0 19 £36,878 -1.65% 2
Glasgow +8 8 £32,500 -1.51% 3
Aberdeen +18 7 £37,500 -9.09%
West Lothian -1 3 £26,250 +9.37% 2
North Lanarkshire - 3 £29,500 -
Aberdeenshire +2 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Highlands - 1 - - 1
Windows Server 2012
UK

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 102 (100.00%) Windows
2 87 (85.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 48 (47.06%) VMware
5 43 (42.16%) Cisco
6 39 (38.24%) Microsoft
6 39 (38.24%) MS Excel
6 39 (38.24%) Firewall
7 38 (37.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 36 (35.29%) Citrix
9 35 (34.31%) MS Exchange
10 31 (30.39%) SAN
11 30 (29.41%) SLA
12 28 (27.45%) HP
13 27 (26.47%) VoIP
13 27 (26.47%) Service Delivery
13 27 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
14 25 (24.51%) DNS
15 24 (23.53%) Wireless
16 22 (21.57%) MPLS
16 22 (21.57%) Cisco Certification
16 22 (21.57%) CCNP
16 22 (21.57%) CCNA
16 22 (21.57%) ITIL
16 22 (21.57%) Windows 7
16 22 (21.57%) vSphere
16 22 (21.57%) Mentoring
17 19 (18.63%) SonicWALL
17 19 (18.63%) Dell
18 18 (17.65%) WAN

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 35 (34.31%) MS Exchange
2 18 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (13.73%) SharePoint
4 8 (7.84%) Lync
5 6 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (4.90%) IIS
7 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (3.92%) CMS
7 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.98%) WorkSite
Applications
1 39 (38.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) Office 365
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.98%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 39 (38.24%) Firewall
2 31 (30.39%) SAN
3 27 (26.47%) VoIP
4 25 (24.51%) DNS
5 24 (23.53%) Wireless
6 22 (21.57%) MPLS
7 18 (17.65%) WAN
8 15 (14.71%) LAN
9 12 (11.76%) VPN
10 11 (10.78%) DHCP
11 7 (6.86%) TCP/IP
11 7 (6.86%) Network Security
12 6 (5.88%) VLAN
13 4 (3.92%) MRTG
13 4 (3.92%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (3.92%) IP Telephony
14 2 (1.96%) FTP
14 2 (1.96%) HTTP
14 2 (1.96%) SMTP
14 2 (1.96%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.92%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.96%) Informix
4 2 (1.96%) Ingres
4 2 (1.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (4.90%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.98%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.98%) MSI
3 1 (0.98%) ReSharper
General
1 7 (6.86%) Finance
2 5 (4.90%) Back Office
2 5 (4.90%) Advertising
3 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.96%) Law
4 1 (0.98%) Banking
4 1 (0.98%) Retail
4 1 (0.98%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (0.98%) French Language
4 1 (0.98%) German Language
4 1 (0.98%) Italian Language
4 1 (0.98%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (26.47%) Analyst
2 14 (13.73%) Network Specialist
3 13 (12.75%) Support Analyst
4 11 (10.78%) Support Engineer
5 10 (9.80%) Senior Network Specialist
6 9 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (7.84%) IT Support
8 7 (6.86%) Customer Support Engineer
8 7 (6.86%) IT Support Analyst
8 7 (6.86%) Customer Engineer
9 6 (5.88%) Team Leader
9 6 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (5.88%) Server Technician
10 5 (4.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (3.92%) Systems Manager
11 4 (3.92%) Server Engineer
12 3 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
12 3 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 3 (2.94%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.90%) .NET
2 4 (3.92%) HTML
3 3 (2.94%) WinForms
4 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.96%) WPF
4 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.98%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.98%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (0.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (0.98%) CSS
5 1 (0.98%) Web Services
5 1 (0.98%) Classic ASP
5 1 (0.98%) .NET Remoting
5 1 (0.98%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.82%) Blackberry
2 8 (7.84%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.88%) Kindle
4 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.94%) Clustering
5 3 (2.94%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.94%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.96%) Replication
7 1 (0.98%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.98%) NHS
7 1 (0.98%) FMCG
7 1 (0.98%) iPhone
7 1 (0.98%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.98%) iPad
7 1 (0.98%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 102 (100.00%) Windows
2 87 (85.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (37.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (21.57%) Windows 7
5 10 (9.80%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.92%) Linux
7 3 (2.94%) UNIX
7 3 (2.94%) Solaris
7 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.94%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.98%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.98%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (26.47%) Service Delivery
2 22 (21.57%) ITIL
2 22 (21.57%) Mentoring
3 18 (17.65%) Network Design
3 18 (17.65%) Network Management
4 9 (8.82%) Asset Management
5 6 (5.88%) Change Management
5 6 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (4.90%) Service Management
7 4 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (2.94%) CRM
8 3 (2.94%) ERP
8 3 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (2.94%) Project Management
8 3 (2.94%) PRINCE2
8 3 (2.94%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (2.94%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (1.96%) Server Monitoring
9 2 (1.96%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.69%) PowerShell
2 12 (11.76%) SQL
3 10 (9.80%) C#
4 3 (2.94%) VB
5 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.98%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.98%) XAML
5 1 (0.98%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (21.57%) Cisco Certification
1 22 (21.57%) CCNP
1 22 (21.57%) CCNA
2 18 (17.65%) Degree
3 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 5 (4.90%) MCITP
6 4 (3.92%) CCDP
6 4 (3.92%) MCP
6 4 (3.92%) MCSE
7 3 (2.94%) HND
7 3 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.96%) MCSA
8 2 (1.96%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.98%) CCIE
9 1 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.98%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (29.41%) SLA
2 7 (6.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (6.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 51 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 27 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (21.57%) vSphere
4 14 (13.73%) XenApp
5 9 (8.82%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.92%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.96%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.96%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.98%) Firmware
8 1 (0.98%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.98%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (11.76%) SCCM
2 10 (9.80%) SCOM
3 3 (2.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (1.96%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.96%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.96%) Nagios
5 1 (0.98%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.98%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.98%) WSUS
5 1 (0.98%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.98%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.98%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.98%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.98%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 48 (47.06%) VMware
2 43 (42.16%) Cisco
3 39 (38.24%) Microsoft
4 36 (35.29%) Citrix
5 28 (27.45%) HP
6 19 (18.63%) Dell
6 19 (18.63%) SonicWALL
7 18 (17.65%) Juniper
8 10 (9.80%) EMC
9 5 (4.90%) CheckPoint
9 5 (4.90%) SolarWinds
10 4 (3.92%) Veeam
10 4 (3.92%) Symantec
11 3 (2.94%) Oracle
11 3 (2.94%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.94%) Sun
12 2 (1.96%) CommVault
12 2 (1.96%) McAfee
13 1 (0.98%) Google
13 1 (0.98%) Fortinet
Scotland
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 8 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago