Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 6 months to 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 123 132
Rank change year-on-year +11 +9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 198 209 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.70% 2.56% 2.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.72% 10.56% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 169 198 127
Manchester median annual salary £32,500 £29,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.07% -17.14% +16.67%
10th Percentile £19,000 £22,750 £22,150
90th Percentile £44,500 £45,500 £52,500
North West median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -14.29% +9.38%

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

All Operating Systems
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,556 1,979 1,487
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 21.25% 24.28% 20.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,286 1,712 1,296
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,500 £22,625
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £56,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.74%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Windows Server 2012 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Manchester

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in Manchester

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Manchester

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +29 37 £35,000 - 7
Wigan +22 9 £42,500 +60.38%
Rochdale +8 7 - - 2
Cheadle +7 6 £35,000 -18.60%
Bolton +12 5 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Salford -2 5 £35,000 +25.00% 2
Altrincham -4 2 £22,500 -16.67% 2
Windows Server 2012
North West

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 198 (100.00%) Windows
2 168 (84.85%) Windows Server
3 141 (71.21%) Active Directory
4 134 (67.68%) VMware
5 121 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 113 (57.07%) Microsoft
7 91 (45.96%) Office 365
8 83 (41.92%) VMware Infrastructure
9 82 (41.41%) Hyper-V
10 80 (40.40%) MS Exchange
11 64 (32.32%) DNS
12 61 (30.81%) Windows 7
13 58 (29.29%) Cisco
14 57 (28.79%) Exchange Server 2010
14 57 (28.79%) Windows 10
15 52 (26.26%) ITIL
16 47 (23.74%) DHCP
17 45 (22.73%) Firewall
18 42 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
18 42 (21.21%) SharePoint
19 40 (20.20%) LAN
19 40 (20.20%) Exchange Server 2013
20 37 (18.69%) WAN
21 36 (18.18%) SQL
22 33 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
23 32 (16.16%) TCP/IP
23 32 (16.16%) SCCM
24 31 (15.66%) Citrix
24 31 (15.66%) Microsoft Office
24 31 (15.66%) SAN

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 80 (40.40%) MS Exchange
2 57 (28.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 42 (21.21%) SharePoint
4 40 (20.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (7.58%) IIS
5 15 (7.58%) Skype for Business
6 12 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (5.05%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (4.04%) WordPress
9 6 (3.03%) Confluence
10 4 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (1.52%) Drupal
11 3 (1.52%) Oracle Application Server
11 3 (1.52%) WebLogic
12 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.51%) Apache
13 1 (0.51%) CMS
13 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (15.66%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.02%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.51%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 91 (45.96%) Office 365
2 31 (15.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.52%) G Suite
4 3 (1.52%) IaaS
4 3 (1.52%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 64 (32.32%) DNS
2 47 (23.74%) DHCP
3 45 (22.73%) Firewall
4 40 (20.20%) LAN
5 37 (18.69%) WAN
6 32 (16.16%) TCP/IP
7 31 (15.66%) SAN
8 15 (7.58%) VoIP
9 12 (6.06%) Skype
9 12 (6.06%) VPN
10 10 (5.05%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (5.05%) VLAN
10 10 (5.05%) Wireless
11 8 (4.04%) iSCSI
11 8 (4.04%) SSL
12 7 (3.54%) Network Security
12 7 (3.54%) Remote Desktop
12 7 (3.54%) VSAN
13 6 (3.03%) Ethernet
13 6 (3.03%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.65%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (7.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (4.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.53%) MS Access
5 5 (2.53%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.53%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.51%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (3.03%) JIRA
2 3 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (1.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.51%) Toad
General
1 18 (9.09%) Finance
2 13 (6.57%) Retail
3 9 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.52%) Marketing
6 2 (1.01%) Back Office
6 2 (1.01%) Billing
6 2 (1.01%) Law
7 1 (0.51%) Electronics
7 1 (0.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (20.20%) Support Engineer
2 32 (16.16%) IT Support
3 27 (13.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 24 (12.12%) Analyst
5 21 (10.61%) 3rd Line Support
6 20 (10.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 19 (9.60%) IT Engineer
8 17 (8.59%) 1st Line Engineer
8 17 (8.59%) Administrator
9 16 (8.08%) 1st Line Support
9 16 (8.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 15 (7.58%) Desktop Support
11 14 (7.07%) Exchange Support
11 14 (7.07%) Service Analyst
12 13 (6.57%) 2nd Line Support
12 13 (6.57%) IT Support Engineer
12 13 (6.57%) Service Desk Engineer
12 13 (6.57%) Systems Engineer
13 12 (6.06%) IT Analyst
14 11 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.55%) Web Services
2 8 (4.04%) .NET
3 6 (3.03%) 802.1X
4 4 (2.02%) HTML
5 3 (1.52%) CSS
6 1 (0.51%) COM
6 1 (0.51%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.10%) Driving Licence
2 14 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.57%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (5.56%) Data Centre
5 7 (3.54%) Replication
6 5 (2.53%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.52%) Clustering
7 3 (1.52%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.52%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.52%) iPad
7 3 (1.52%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.01%) CMDB
8 2 (1.01%) iPhone
8 2 (1.01%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.51%) Fintech
9 1 (0.51%) Life Science
9 1 (0.51%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 198 (100.00%) Windows
2 168 (84.85%) Windows Server
3 121 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 61 (30.81%) Windows 7
5 57 (28.79%) Windows 10
6 20 (10.10%) Linux
7 11 (5.56%) Mac OS
7 11 (5.56%) Windows 8
8 10 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (3.03%) CentOS
10 6 (3.03%) Unix
10 6 (3.03%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.52%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.52%) Solaris
12 2 (1.01%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.01%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.51%) Android
13 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (26.26%) ITIL
2 29 (14.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 27 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
4 19 (9.60%) Service Management
4 19 (9.60%) Tech Ops
5 16 (8.08%) DevOps
6 15 (7.58%) Mentoring
7 11 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (5.05%) ITIL V3
9 9 (4.55%) High Availability
9 9 (4.55%) Migration
10 8 (4.04%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (4.04%) Problem Management
11 7 (3.54%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (3.54%) Case Management
11 7 (3.54%) Change Management
11 7 (3.54%) Coaching
11 7 (3.54%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (3.03%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 36 (18.18%) SQL
2 12 (6.06%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.04%) VB.NET
4 7 (3.54%) C#
5 5 (2.53%) VBA
6 4 (2.02%) C
7 3 (1.52%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.51%) Java
8 1 (0.51%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.51%) Perl
8 1 (0.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 42 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (13.13%) MCSE
3 24 (12.12%) MCSA
4 22 (11.11%) MCP
5 14 (7.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (5.56%) CCNA
7 11 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (4.04%) Degree
9 6 (3.03%) CCNP
9 6 (3.03%) DBS Check
9 6 (3.03%) MCTS
10 5 (2.53%) Security Cleared
10 5 (2.53%) VCP5
11 3 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (1.52%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (1.52%) MCITP
11 3 (1.52%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.01%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.62%) SLA
2 5 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.02%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (1.52%) GDPR
5 2 (1.01%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.51%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 141 (71.21%) Active Directory
2 83 (41.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 82 (41.41%) Hyper-V
4 33 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 26 (13.13%) vSphere
6 11 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (4.55%) Terminal Services
8 6 (3.03%) VMware NSX
8 6 (3.03%) XenApp
9 5 (2.53%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (2.02%) XenServer
11 3 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (1.52%) Xen
11 3 (1.52%) XenDesktop
12 2 (1.01%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.51%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.51%) Kamailio
13 1 (0.51%) NFS
13 1 (0.51%) vCloud
13 1 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 32 (16.16%) SCCM
2 10 (5.05%) WSUS
3 7 (3.54%) SCOM
4 5 (2.53%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.52%) Data Guard
5 3 (1.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (1.52%) SCOrch
5 3 (1.52%) vRealize
5 3 (1.52%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 2 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.01%) SmoothWall
7 1 (0.51%) Ansible
7 1 (0.51%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.51%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.51%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.51%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 134 (67.68%) VMware
2 113 (57.07%) Microsoft
3 58 (29.29%) Cisco
4 31 (15.66%) Citrix
5 17 (8.59%) Veeam
6 8 (4.04%) Nimble Storage
7 7 (3.54%) Avaya
7 7 (3.54%) Red Hat
8 6 (3.03%) Atlassian
8 6 (3.03%) Dell
8 6 (3.03%) HP
8 6 (3.03%) Juniper
8 6 (3.03%) SolarWinds
9 5 (2.53%) Cognos
9 5 (2.53%) NetApp
9 5 (2.53%) Oracle
10 4 (2.02%) SonicWALL
10 4 (2.02%) Symantec
11 3 (1.52%) Fortinet
11 3 (1.52%) Google