The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 25 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 1.28% 2.22% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.33% 5.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £22,500 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
Windows Server 2012
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wigan region.

Operating Systems Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 15.38% 37.78% 21.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 24
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,650 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Wigan region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Wigan

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Wigan region.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Wigan

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
4 4 (57.14%) Web Development
4 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (57.14%) MS Office
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (28.57%) vSphere
6 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
6 2 (28.57%) Office 365
6 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 2 (28.57%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (28.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
6 2 (28.57%) SAN
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) IBM
6 2 (28.57%) HP
6 2 (28.57%) EMC
6 2 (28.57%) Citrix
6 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 2 (28.57%) DHCP
6 2 (28.57%) Linux
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) IT Assistant
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
1 2 (28.57%) CLARiiON
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) BCP
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Nagios
1 2 (28.57%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (28.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) EMC
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
2 2 (28.57%) IBM