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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 115 101
Rank change year-on-year -3 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 102 66 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.42% 1.88% 2.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.56% 8.73% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 97 57 69
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1067 756 766
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 25.34% 21.58% 23.16%
Number of salaries quoted 933 658 633
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 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
Stockport - 7 £35,000 - 1
Wigan - 4 £27,000 -
Cheadle -6 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Salford -7 1 - -
Altrincham - 1 £26,500 -
Windows Server 2012
North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 168 (100.00%) Windows
2 122 (72.62%) Windows Server
3 100 (59.52%) Microsoft
4 89 (52.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 85 (50.60%) Active Directory
6 82 (48.81%) VMware
7 72 (42.86%) MS Exchange
8 53 (31.55%) ITIL
9 48 (28.57%) DNS
9 48 (28.57%) Windows 10
10 46 (27.38%) Windows 7
11 43 (25.60%) Exchange Server 2010
12 39 (23.21%) Hyper-V
13 36 (21.43%) Cisco
14 32 (19.05%) SQL Server
14 32 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
15 31 (18.45%) Office 365
16 30 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
16 30 (17.86%) Citrix
17 28 (16.67%) PowerShell
18 26 (15.48%) Windows Server 2003
19 24 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
19 24 (14.29%) SharePoint
20 23 (13.69%) Linux
20 23 (13.69%) Cisco Certification
20 23 (13.69%) SLA
20 23 (13.69%) CCNA
20 23 (13.69%) Firewall
21 22 (13.10%) Windows 8
22 20 (11.90%) DHCP

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 72 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 43 (25.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 18 (10.71%) IIS
5 10 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (5.36%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (2.38%) nginx
9 2 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.19%) Skype for Business
9 2 (1.19%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 30 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.38%) Magento
2 2 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 31 (18.45%) Office 365
2 13 (7.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.19%) CodePlex
6 1 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (28.57%) DNS
2 23 (13.69%) Firewall
3 20 (11.90%) DHCP
4 15 (8.93%) SAN
5 11 (6.55%) VPN
6 9 (5.36%) WAN
7 8 (4.76%) LAN
7 8 (4.76%) TCP/IP
7 8 (4.76%) VLAN
8 4 (2.38%) NAS
8 4 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (1.79%) SSL
9 3 (1.79%) VoIP
10 2 (1.19%) Extranet
10 2 (1.19%) Intranet
10 2 (1.19%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.60%) Network Security
11 1 (0.60%) Skype
11 1 (0.60%) Wireless
11 1 (0.60%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
2 15 (8.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (5.95%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (2.98%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.19%) Hazelcast
6 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (6.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 7 (4.17%) JIRA
2 7 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (2.98%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.38%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.79%) Hudson
5 3 (1.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.60%) Maven
6 1 (0.60%) Selenium
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.60%) Toad
General
1 15 (8.93%) Finance
2 10 (5.95%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.98%) Advertising
5 4 (2.38%) Banking
6 3 (1.79%) Automotive
7 1 (0.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (24.40%) Support Engineer
2 27 (16.07%) Analyst
3 23 (13.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 22 (13.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 17 (10.12%) 2nd Line Support
6 16 (9.52%) IT Support
7 14 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 14 (8.33%) IT Engineer
8 13 (7.74%) Administrator
9 11 (6.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 10 (5.95%) IT Support Engineer
10 10 (5.95%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 9 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 9 (5.36%) Cloud Engineer
12 8 (4.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
12 8 (4.76%) Service Analyst
12 8 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
12 8 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
13 7 (4.17%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.90%) .NET
2 5 (2.98%) Web Services
3 4 (2.38%) XML
4 3 (1.79%) AngularJS
4 3 (1.79%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (1.79%) COM
4 3 (1.79%) DOM
4 3 (1.79%) HTML
4 3 (1.79%) HTML5
4 3 (1.79%) REST
4 3 (1.79%) SAX
4 3 (1.79%) WPF
5 1 (0.60%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.95%) Driving Licence
3 5 (2.98%) Clustering
3 5 (2.98%) HP Storage
3 5 (2.98%) iPad
4 4 (2.38%) Fat Client
4 4 (2.38%) Mobile Computing
4 4 (2.38%) Thin Client
5 3 (1.79%) FMCG
5 3 (1.79%) Replication
6 2 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.19%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (0.60%) Digital Signage
7 1 (0.60%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.60%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.60%) NHS
7 1 (0.60%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.60%) User Experience
7 1 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 168 (100.00%) Windows
2 122 (72.62%) Windows Server
3 89 (52.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 48 (28.57%) Windows 10
5 46 (27.38%) Windows 7
6 26 (15.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (13.69%) Linux
8 22 (13.10%) Windows 8
9 8 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (4.17%) Android
10 7 (4.17%) Apple iOS
11 6 (3.57%) CentOS
11 6 (3.57%) Unix
12 5 (2.98%) AIX
13 4 (2.38%) Debian
14 3 (1.79%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.60%) HPUX
15 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.60%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (31.55%) ITIL
2 16 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (5.95%) Incident Management
4 10 (5.95%) Service Management
5 8 (4.76%) Regression Testing
5 8 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 7 (4.17%) DevOps
6 7 (4.17%) Migration
6 7 (4.17%) System Testing
7 6 (3.57%) Change Management
7 6 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (2.98%) Mentoring
8 5 (2.98%) Problem Management
8 5 (2.98%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (2.98%) Technical Analysis
9 4 (2.38%) High Availability
9 4 (2.38%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 4 (2.38%) Line Management
9 4 (2.38%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 17 (10.12%) SQL
3 8 (4.76%) Python
4 7 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 7 (4.17%) Java
5 5 (2.98%) VBScript
6 4 (2.38%) C#
6 4 (2.38%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.79%) C++
8 1 (0.60%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.60%) Perl
8 1 (0.60%) Ruby
8 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (13.69%) CCNA
2 23 (13.69%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (8.93%) MCSE
4 8 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (2.98%) Degree
5 5 (2.98%) MCSA
6 4 (2.38%) MCITP
6 4 (2.38%) MCP
6 4 (2.38%) RHCE
6 4 (2.38%) RHCSA
7 2 (1.19%) CCAA
7 2 (1.19%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.19%) RHCT
7 2 (1.19%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.60%) MCTS
8 1 (0.60%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.69%) SLA
2 5 (2.98%) QA
3 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 85 (50.60%) Active Directory
2 39 (23.21%) Hyper-V
3 32 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (8.33%) vSphere
5 12 (7.14%) XenApp
6 6 (3.57%) Terminal Services
6 6 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.98%) KVM
8 4 (2.38%) Docker
8 4 (2.38%) Varnish
9 2 (1.19%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (5.95%) SCCM
2 7 (4.17%) Ansible
2 7 (4.17%) SCOM
2 7 (4.17%) vCenter Server
3 5 (2.98%) WSUS
4 4 (2.38%) AirWatch
4 4 (2.38%) cPanel
4 4 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.38%) Plesk
4 4 (2.38%) vRealize
5 3 (1.79%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.79%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (1.79%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.79%) Puppet
6 2 (1.19%) MAILsweeper
6 2 (1.19%) Rundeck
6 2 (1.19%) SCSM
7 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 100 (59.52%) Microsoft
2 82 (48.81%) VMware
3 36 (21.43%) Cisco
4 30 (17.86%) Citrix
5 18 (10.71%) HP
6 11 (6.55%) Red Hat
7 9 (5.36%) Veeam
8 6 (3.57%) 3PAR
8 6 (3.57%) Dell
8 6 (3.57%) Oracle
9 4 (2.38%) Cognos
9 4 (2.38%) Dell Compellent
9 4 (2.38%) EqualLogic
9 4 (2.38%) Symantec
10 3 (1.79%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.79%) Avaya
10 3 (1.79%) NetApp
10 3 (1.79%) SaltStack
10 3 (1.79%) SAP
11 2 (1.19%) Nintex
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Modis International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + CERTIFICATIONS PAID FOR
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £24,000 DOE + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago