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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 119 131 147
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 40 44 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.27% 1.11% 0.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.74% 4.65% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 26 31 9
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
697 947 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 22.19% 23.87% 27.77%
Number of salaries quoted 413 614 465
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 £27,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +7 17 £37,500 - 3
Glasgow +3 11 £43,000 +31.29% 2
Aberdeen +23 4 £37,500 -9.09% 3
West Lothian +4 3 £26,000 +8.33% 1
North Lanarkshire - 3 £29,500 -
Highlands - 1 - -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £37,500 -
Windows Server 2012
UK

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 99 (100.00%) Windows
2 90 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (56.57%) Active Directory
3 56 (56.57%) VMware
4 46 (46.46%) Cisco
5 43 (43.43%) MS Exchange
5 43 (43.43%) Firewall
6 40 (40.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 39 (39.39%) MS Excel
7 39 (39.39%) Microsoft
8 38 (38.38%) Citrix
9 37 (37.37%) SAN
10 33 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 29 (29.29%) DNS
12 28 (28.28%) HP
13 27 (27.27%) vSphere
13 27 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
14 26 (26.26%) SLA
15 25 (25.25%) Cisco Certification
15 25 (25.25%) CCNA
15 25 (25.25%) ITIL
16 24 (24.24%) CCNP
16 24 (24.24%) WAN
17 23 (23.23%) Service Delivery
17 23 (23.23%) VoIP
17 23 (23.23%) Mentoring
17 23 (23.23%) Windows 7
18 22 (22.22%) Wireless
19 20 (20.20%) MPLS
19 20 (20.20%) LAN

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 43 (43.43%) MS Exchange
2 27 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (14.14%) SharePoint
4 13 (13.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (9.09%) Lync
7 8 (8.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (7.07%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (5.05%) IIS
10 3 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (2.02%) CMS
11 2 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (1.01%) WorkSite
Applications
1 39 (39.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.03%) MS Office
3 2 (2.02%) MS Project
4 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) Office 365
2 2 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.01%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 43 (43.43%) Firewall
2 37 (37.37%) SAN
3 29 (29.29%) DNS
4 24 (24.24%) WAN
5 23 (23.23%) VoIP
6 22 (22.22%) Wireless
7 20 (20.20%) MPLS
7 20 (20.20%) LAN
8 18 (18.18%) VPN
9 17 (17.17%) DHCP
10 8 (8.08%) Network Security
11 6 (6.06%) TCP/IP
11 6 (6.06%) VLAN
12 5 (5.05%) MRTG
12 5 (5.05%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (3.03%) IP Telephony
14 2 (2.02%) NAS
15 1 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
15 1 (1.01%) WAAS
15 1 (1.01%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.04%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.02%) Ingres
3 2 (2.02%) Informix
3 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.01%) MSI
General
1 10 (10.10%) Back Office
2 7 (7.07%) Finance
3 5 (5.05%) Advertising
4 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.02%) Law
5 1 (1.01%) Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (1.01%) French Language
5 1 (1.01%) German Language
5 1 (1.01%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.01%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 24 (24.24%) Analyst
2 11 (11.11%) Network Specialist
2 11 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 11 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (10.10%) Support Analyst
3 10 (10.10%) Senior Network Specialist
4 9 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 6 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (6.06%) Customer Engineer
5 6 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (6.06%) Customer Support Engineer
6 5 (5.05%) IT Support
7 4 (4.04%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (4.04%) Systems Manager
7 4 (4.04%) Server Technician
7 4 (4.04%) Operations Team Leader
7 4 (4.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (4.04%) Server Engineer
7 4 (4.04%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.03%) .NET
2 2 (2.02%) WinForms
2 2 (2.02%) WPF
3 1 (1.01%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 6 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.06%) Kindle
2 6 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.04%) Clustering
4 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.02%) Replication
5 2 (2.02%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.02%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.01%) PKI
6 1 (1.01%) iPhone
6 1 (1.01%) FMCG
6 1 (1.01%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.01%) iPad
6 1 (1.01%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 99 (100.00%) Windows
2 90 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (40.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (23.23%) Windows 7
5 9 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.03%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.03%) Solaris
6 3 (3.03%) Linux
6 3 (3.03%) UNIX
7 2 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.01%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.01%) Android
8 1 (1.01%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.25%) ITIL
2 23 (23.23%) Service Delivery
2 23 (23.23%) Mentoring
3 15 (15.15%) Network Design
3 15 (15.15%) Network Management
4 10 (10.10%) Asset Management
5 8 (8.08%) PRINCE2
6 5 (5.05%) CRM
7 4 (4.04%) Service Management
7 4 (4.04%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (3.03%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (3.03%) Data Protection
8 3 (3.03%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (3.03%) Change Management
8 3 (3.03%) ERP
8 3 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.02%) MOF
9 2 (2.02%) Project Management
9 2 (2.02%) Line Management
9 2 (2.02%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 11 (11.11%) SQL
2 6 (6.06%) C#
3 3 (3.03%) VB
4 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.01%) XAML
4 1 (1.01%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (25.25%) Cisco Certification
1 25 (25.25%) CCNA
2 24 (24.24%) CCNP
3 14 (14.14%) Degree
4 8 (8.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (7.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (6.06%) MCITP
7 5 (5.05%) MCSE
8 4 (4.04%) Security Cleared
9 3 (3.03%) HND
10 2 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.02%) MCP
10 2 (2.02%) MCSA
10 2 (2.02%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (1.01%) MCDST
11 1 (1.01%) CCDP
11 1 (1.01%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (26.26%) SLA
2 7 (7.07%) ISO 9001
3 4 (4.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 56 (56.57%) Active Directory
2 33 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (27.27%) vSphere
4 20 (20.20%) XenApp
5 10 (10.10%) Hyper-V
6 5 (5.05%) XenDesktop
7 4 (4.04%) ISA Server
8 2 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.02%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.02%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (2.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.01%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.01%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.01%) Firmware
9 1 (1.01%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (17.17%) SCCM
1 17 (17.17%) SCOM
2 7 (7.07%) SCVMM
3 3 (3.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.02%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.01%) WSUS
5 1 (1.01%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (1.01%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.01%) Nagios
5 1 (1.01%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.01%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 56 (56.57%) VMware
2 46 (46.46%) Cisco
3 39 (39.39%) Microsoft
4 38 (38.38%) Citrix
5 28 (28.28%) HP
6 16 (16.16%) SonicWALL
6 16 (16.16%) Dell
7 15 (15.15%) Juniper
8 11 (11.11%) CheckPoint
9 9 (9.09%) EMC
10 6 (6.06%) SolarWinds
11 4 (4.04%) Veeam
12 3 (3.03%) Symantec
12 3 (3.03%) Oracle
12 3 (3.03%) Sun
13 2 (2.02%) McAfee
13 2 (2.02%) Red Hat
14 1 (1.01%) Google
14 1 (1.01%) Twitter
14 1 (1.01%) F5
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