The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for Windows Server 2012 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
North West / Lancashire
Rank 49 46 41
Rank change year-on-year -3 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 5 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.20% 1.51% 3.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.20% 10.00% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 8
Median salary £37,000 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 - £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +1.42%  

Windows Server 2012 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 61 50 92
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 14.63% 15.06% 21.75%
Number of salaries quoted 57 39 83
Median salary £32,500 £28,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.04% -24.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Lancashire

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in Lancashire

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley -2 2 - -
Lancaster - 2 £38,500 -
Burnley - 1 £31,500 - 1
Windows Server 2012
North West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
3 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) DNS
4 5 (41.67%) Veritas
4 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (41.67%) Clustering
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (41.67%) vSphere
4 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (33.33%) Office 365
6 3 (25.00%) SDLC
6 3 (25.00%) REST
6 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (16.67%) MCSE
7 2 (16.67%) MCSA
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (16.67%) SAN
7 2 (16.67%) Wireless
7 2 (16.67%) Migration
7 2 (16.67%) CMS
7 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
7 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 3 (25.00%) T-SQL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Server Support
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (41.67%) Clustering
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (16.67%) Content Management
3 2 (16.67%) Line Management
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
1 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) DBS Check
1 2 (16.67%) MCSA
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (41.67%) vSphere
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Veritas
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