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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 24 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 2.78% 2.13% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.33% 5.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
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
15 18 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 20.83% 38.30% 29.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 32
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,250 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,300 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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
Salary Histogram in Wigan

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Wigan region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Wigan

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) Nagios
4 3 (50.00%) Symantec
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 2000
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) EMC
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) IBM
4 3 (50.00%) Replication
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) CLARiiON
4 3 (50.00%) Clustering
4 3 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (50.00%) vSphere
4 3 (50.00%) Office 365
4 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Assistant
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Replication
1 3 (50.00%) CLARiiON
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Software Licensing
2 2 (33.33%) BCP
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Nagios
1 3 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
1 3 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) EMC
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Symantec
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (50.00%) IBM