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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 93 111 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 63 55 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.05% 1.68% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.13% 5.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 39 36 0
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -15.29%
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
775 935 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 25.20% 28.58% 26.46%
Number of salaries quoted 472 552 520
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £60,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Aberdeen +31 25 £37,500 -3.84% 1
Edinburgh -12 19 £35,000 - 4
Glasgow +13 13 £43,750 +45.83% 2
Moray -3 3 - -
Highlands +7 2 - -
West Lothian - 1 - - 2
Windows Server 2012
UK

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 131 (100.00%) Windows
2 95 (72.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 65 (49.62%) VMware
4 63 (48.09%) Microsoft
5 60 (45.80%) Active Directory
6 59 (45.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 51 (38.93%) MS Excel
7 51 (38.93%) MS Exchange
8 44 (33.59%) VMware Infrastructure
9 43 (32.82%) SQL Server
10 42 (32.06%) Firewall
11 38 (29.01%) Cisco
12 35 (26.72%) SAN
13 34 (25.95%) DNS
14 33 (25.19%) HP
14 33 (25.19%) Exchange Server 2010
15 31 (23.66%) SLA
15 31 (23.66%) Service Delivery
15 31 (23.66%) PowerShell
16 29 (22.14%) SQL
16 29 (22.14%) ITIL
16 29 (22.14%) VoIP
17 28 (21.37%) Hyper-V
18 27 (20.61%) SharePoint
18 27 (20.61%) Windows 7
19 26 (19.85%) Microsoft Certification
20 25 (19.08%) Citrix
21 24 (18.32%) MCSE
22 22 (16.79%) Exchange Server 2007
23 21 (16.03%) Finance

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 51 (38.93%) MS Exchange
2 33 (25.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (20.61%) SharePoint
4 22 (16.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (11.45%) IIS
6 12 (9.16%) Lync
7 10 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (6.11%) CMS
9 6 (4.58%) Apache
9 6 (4.58%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (3.82%) Tomcat
10 5 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (3.82%) nginx
11 2 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (1.53%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.76%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 51 (38.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.29%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.29%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.53%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.34%) Office 365
2 2 (1.53%) IaaS
2 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 42 (32.06%) Firewall
2 35 (26.72%) SAN
3 34 (25.95%) DNS
4 29 (22.14%) VoIP
5 19 (14.50%) MPLS
6 17 (12.98%) WAN
7 13 (9.92%) LAN
7 13 (9.92%) Wireless
8 12 (9.16%) DHCP
8 12 (9.16%) TCP/IP
9 9 (6.87%) VPN
9 9 (6.87%) Fibre Channel
10 7 (5.34%) FTP
11 6 (4.58%) HTTP
11 6 (4.58%) Ethernet
11 6 (4.58%) SMTP
11 6 (4.58%) HTTPS
11 6 (4.58%) FCoE
11 6 (4.58%) DMZ
11 6 (4.58%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (32.82%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (7.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (4.58%) MySQL
4 3 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Visual Studio
1 4 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.53%) ReSharper
3 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.76%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.76%) MSI
General
1 21 (16.03%) Finance
2 9 (6.87%) Advertising
3 7 (5.34%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.29%) Back Office
5 2 (1.53%) Law
5 2 (1.53%) Retail
6 1 (0.76%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.76%) French Language
6 1 (0.76%) German Language
6 1 (0.76%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.76%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 33 (25.19%) Analyst
2 23 (17.56%) Support Engineer
3 18 (13.74%) IT Support
4 15 (11.45%) Support Analyst
5 13 (9.92%) Customer Engineer
5 13 (9.92%) Customer Support Engineer
6 12 (9.16%) IT Support Analyst
7 10 (7.63%) Technical Manager
7 10 (7.63%) Network Specialist
7 10 (7.63%) Server Technician
8 9 (6.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (6.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (6.11%) Project Manager
10 7 (5.34%) Technical Project Manager
11 6 (4.58%) Consultant
11 6 (4.58%) Senior Network Specialist
11 6 (4.58%) IT Support Engineer
12 5 (3.82%) Systems Administrator
12 5 (3.82%) Administrator
13 4 (3.05%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.63%) HTML
2 6 (4.58%) MSMQ
3 5 (3.82%) .NET
4 4 (3.05%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (2.29%) COM
6 2 (1.53%) CSS
6 2 (1.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (1.53%) WinForms
6 2 (1.53%) .NET Remoting
6 2 (1.53%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.53%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (1.53%) Web Services
7 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.76%) WCF
7 1 (0.76%) jQuery
7 1 (0.76%) CSS3
7 1 (0.76%) HTML5
7 1 (0.76%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.63%) Blackberry
1 10 (7.63%) Management Information System
2 9 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.11%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.34%) Mainframe
5 6 (4.58%) Replication
6 4 (3.05%) Thin Client
6 4 (3.05%) Statistics
6 4 (3.05%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.53%) Kindle
7 2 (1.53%) Clustering
7 2 (1.53%) NHS
8 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.76%) User Experience
8 1 (0.76%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 131 (100.00%) Windows
2 95 (72.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 59 (45.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (20.61%) Windows 7
5 16 (12.21%) Windows XP
6 13 (9.92%) Linux
7 8 (6.11%) Ubuntu
8 7 (5.34%) Windows 2000
8 7 (5.34%) HPUX
9 6 (4.58%) Solaris
9 6 (4.58%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (3.82%) OpenSolaris
10 5 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (3.05%) Windows 8
11 4 (3.05%) UNIX
12 1 (0.76%) Debian
12 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.76%) CentOS
12 1 (0.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.66%) Service Delivery
2 29 (22.14%) ITIL
3 16 (12.21%) Mentoring
4 14 (10.69%) Change Management
5 13 (9.92%) Project Management
5 13 (9.92%) Performance Monitoring
6 12 (9.16%) Line Management
7 11 (8.40%) Infrastructure Management
7 11 (8.40%) Network Design
7 11 (8.40%) Network Management
8 10 (7.63%) ERP
9 9 (6.87%) PRINCE2
10 7 (5.34%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (4.58%) CRM
11 6 (4.58%) Workflow
12 5 (3.82%) Fault Management
12 5 (3.82%) Service Management
12 5 (3.82%) Information Security
12 5 (3.82%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (3.82%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (23.66%) PowerShell
2 29 (22.14%) SQL
3 15 (11.45%) C#
4 5 (3.82%) Perl
4 5 (3.82%) Bash Shell
4 5 (3.82%) Python
5 3 (2.29%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.53%) VB
7 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.76%) VBScript
7 1 (0.76%) C
7 1 (0.76%) Java
7 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.76%) XAML
Qualifications
1 26 (19.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (18.32%) MCSE
3 20 (15.27%) Degree
4 17 (12.98%) MCITP
5 16 (12.21%) CCNA
5 16 (12.21%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (9.92%) MCSA
7 12 (9.16%) CCNP
8 10 (7.63%) MCP
8 10 (7.63%) MCTS
9 8 (6.11%) APMP
10 7 (5.34%) Security Cleared
11 5 (3.82%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (3.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (3.05%) CCDP
13 2 (1.53%) HND
14 1 (0.76%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (23.66%) SLA
2 16 (12.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 60 (45.80%) Active Directory
2 44 (33.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (21.37%) Hyper-V
4 18 (13.74%) vSphere
5 11 (8.40%) XenApp
6 3 (2.29%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.29%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.53%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.53%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.76%) NFS
8 1 (0.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (13.74%) SCCM
2 9 (6.87%) SCOM
3 2 (1.53%) Nagios
3 2 (1.53%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.53%) Windows Intune
4 1 (0.76%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.76%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.76%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.76%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.76%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 65 (49.62%) VMware
2 63 (48.09%) Microsoft
3 38 (29.01%) Cisco
4 33 (25.19%) HP
5 25 (19.08%) Citrix
6 18 (13.74%) Juniper
6 18 (13.74%) Oracle
7 17 (12.98%) Dell
8 11 (8.40%) SonicWALL
9 10 (7.63%) Red Hat
10 8 (6.11%) EMC
11 7 (5.34%) Nortel
11 7 (5.34%) Avaya
11 7 (5.34%) Brocade
11 7 (5.34%) Fujitsu
12 6 (4.58%) Symantec
12 6 (4.58%) Clearswift
12 6 (4.58%) BT
12 6 (4.58%) IBM
13 5 (3.82%) NetApp
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