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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
North West / Manchester
Rank 135 108 97
Rank change year-on-year -27 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 66 77 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.70% 2.28% 2.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.24% 9.42% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 59 56 79
Median salary £26,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.28% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.40% +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 Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 911 817 956
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 23.45% 24.22% 25.59%
Number of salaries quoted 767 672 798
Median salary £37,747 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.63% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 26 March 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 26 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
Wigan - 6 £22,750 -
Altrincham -6 4 £26,500 -41.11%
Stockport 0 2 £32,500 - 2
Salford -9 2 £29,000 -27.50% 1
Windows Server 2012
North West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 165 (100.00%) Windows
2 114 (69.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 110 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 107 (64.85%) Windows Server
5 103 (62.42%) Microsoft
6 96 (58.18%) VMware
7 63 (38.18%) MS Exchange
8 55 (33.33%) ITIL
9 51 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
9 51 (30.91%) Hyper-V
10 49 (29.70%) DNS
11 48 (29.09%) Windows 7
12 47 (28.48%) MS Excel
13 38 (23.03%) Office 365
14 35 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
14 35 (21.21%) Windows 10
15 33 (20.00%) Cisco
15 33 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
16 32 (19.39%) SQL Server
16 32 (19.39%) PowerShell
17 31 (18.79%) Citrix
17 31 (18.79%) Microsoft Certification
18 29 (17.58%) DHCP
19 28 (16.97%) SharePoint
20 27 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2013
21 26 (15.76%) Windows 8
22 25 (15.15%) LAN
23 24 (14.55%) HP
23 24 (14.55%) IIS
23 24 (14.55%) SQL

Windows Server 2012
Top Related 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 63 (38.18%) MS Exchange
2 35 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (16.97%) SharePoint
4 27 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 24 (14.55%) IIS
6 17 (10.30%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (3.03%) Skype for Business
9 2 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.21%) nginx
10 1 (0.61%) Apache
10 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.61%) Zimbra
Applications
1 47 (28.48%) MS Excel
2 21 (12.73%) MS Office
3 1 (0.61%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 38 (23.03%) Office 365
2 12 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.82%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.21%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (29.70%) DNS
2 29 (17.58%) DHCP
3 25 (15.15%) LAN
4 24 (14.55%) Firewall
5 20 (12.12%) SAN
6 19 (11.52%) TCP/IP
7 18 (10.91%) VPN
7 18 (10.91%) WAN
8 13 (7.88%) Remote Desktop
8 13 (7.88%) VLAN
9 12 (7.27%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (4.24%) NAS
11 6 (3.64%) Internet
11 6 (3.64%) VoIP
12 5 (3.03%) Wireless
13 4 (2.42%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (2.42%) MPLS
13 4 (2.42%) Skype
14 3 (1.82%) IPv6
14 3 (1.82%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (19.39%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.61%) MySQL
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.64%) JIRA
3 4 (2.42%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.82%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.21%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.21%) NUnit
5 2 (1.21%) Selenium
5 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.21%) Toad
6 1 (0.61%) Maven
6 1 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (7.88%) Finance
2 10 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.42%) Back Office
5 3 (1.82%) Advertising
6 2 (1.21%) Retail
7 1 (0.61%) Automotive
7 1 (0.61%) Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 48 (29.09%) Support Engineer
2 39 (23.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 29 (17.58%) IT Support
4 28 (16.97%) Analyst
5 21 (12.73%) 2nd Line Support
6 20 (12.12%) IT Engineer
7 17 (10.30%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 15 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 15 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
8 15 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
9 14 (8.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 12 (7.27%) Infrastructure Support
11 11 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 11 (6.67%) Support Analyst
11 11 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
12 9 (5.45%) IT Technician
12 9 (5.45%) Support Technician
13 8 (4.85%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (4.85%) Cloud Engineer
14 7 (4.24%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.48%) .NET
2 10 (6.06%) Web Services
3 5 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.42%) HTML
5 3 (1.82%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.82%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (1.82%) CSS
5 3 (1.82%) HTML5
6 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (1.21%) CSS3
6 2 (1.21%) Entity Framework
6 2 (1.21%) XML
7 1 (0.61%) COM
7 1 (0.61%) DOM
7 1 (0.61%) LAMP
7 1 (0.61%) REST
7 1 (0.61%) SAX
7 1 (0.61%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.30%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.85%) Driving Licence
4 6 (3.64%) Mobile Computing
5 5 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.03%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.42%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.42%) iPad
6 4 (2.42%) RSA SecurID
6 4 (2.42%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.82%) HP Storage
8 2 (1.21%) iPhone
9 1 (0.61%) CCTV
9 1 (0.61%) Fintech
9 1 (0.61%) Life Science
9 1 (0.61%) PKI
9 1 (0.61%) Replication
9 1 (0.61%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.61%) User Experience
9 1 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 165 (100.00%) Windows
2 114 (69.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 107 (64.85%) Windows Server
4 48 (29.09%) Windows 7
5 35 (21.21%) Windows 10
6 33 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 26 (15.76%) Windows 8
8 18 (10.91%) Linux
9 12 (7.27%) Unix
10 6 (3.64%) AIX
10 6 (3.64%) Android
10 6 (3.64%) Apple iOS
11 5 (3.03%) Data ONTAP
11 5 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (1.82%) CentOS
12 3 (1.82%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.82%) Windows XP
13 2 (1.21%) Debian
14 1 (0.61%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (33.33%) ITIL
2 22 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (8.48%) Service Management
5 9 (5.45%) Mobile Device Management
5 9 (5.45%) Problem Management
5 9 (5.45%) Service Delivery
6 8 (4.85%) Configuration Management
6 8 (4.85%) Regression Testing
7 7 (4.24%) Migration
7 7 (4.24%) System Testing
8 6 (3.64%) Change Management
8 6 (3.64%) Coaching
8 6 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (3.64%) High Availability
8 6 (3.64%) Knowledge Management
8 6 (3.64%) Service Desk Management
9 5 (3.03%) Data Protection
9 5 (3.03%) Information Security
9 5 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (19.39%) PowerShell
2 24 (14.55%) SQL
3 8 (4.85%) VBScript
4 6 (3.64%) Python
4 6 (3.64%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.82%) C#
6 2 (1.21%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.21%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.61%) C++
7 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.61%) Ruby
7 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (18.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (11.52%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (11.52%) MCSE
3 15 (9.09%) CCNA
4 13 (7.88%) MCITP
5 10 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (4.85%) CCNP
7 7 (4.24%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (3.03%) MCSA
8 5 (3.03%) MCTS
8 5 (3.03%) NCIE
9 4 (2.42%) MCP
10 3 (1.82%) CCAA
10 3 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.82%) Degree
11 2 (1.21%) RHCE
11 2 (1.21%) RHCSA
12 1 (0.61%) RHCT
12 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.70%) SLA
2 3 (1.82%) QA
3 2 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.21%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 110 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 51 (30.91%) Hyper-V
2 51 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (9.70%) vSphere
4 13 (7.88%) XenApp
5 6 (3.64%) vCloud
6 5 (3.03%) Terminal Services
6 5 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (2.42%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (1.82%) KVM
9 2 (1.21%) BitLocker
9 2 (1.21%) Varnish
9 2 (1.21%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (14.55%) SCCM
2 12 (7.27%) Backup Exec
3 9 (5.45%) WSUS
4 7 (4.24%) HP SIM
4 7 (4.24%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (4.24%) SCOM
5 6 (3.64%) AirWatch
5 6 (3.64%) Ansible
5 6 (3.64%) Puppet
5 6 (3.64%) vMotion
6 4 (2.42%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (1.82%) MAILsweeper
7 3 (1.82%) SCOrch
8 2 (1.21%) cPanel
8 2 (1.21%) Plesk
9 1 (0.61%) SCSM
9 1 (0.61%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 103 (62.42%) Microsoft
2 96 (58.18%) VMware
3 33 (20.00%) Cisco
4 31 (18.79%) Citrix
5 24 (14.55%) HP
6 14 (8.48%) Veeam
7 13 (7.88%) Symantec
8 10 (6.06%) Dell
9 7 (4.24%) NetApp
9 7 (4.24%) Red Hat
9 7 (4.24%) SolarWinds
10 6 (3.64%) Juniper
10 6 (3.64%) Zerto
11 5 (3.03%) 3PAR
11 5 (3.03%) SonicWALL
11 5 (3.03%) Sophos
12 4 (2.42%) GFI Software
13 3 (1.82%) F5
13 3 (1.82%) Meraki
13 3 (1.82%) MobileIron
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