Period
to 19 October 2021

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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 200 141 160
Rank change year-on-year -59 +19 -46
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 44 20 107
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.79% 0.77% 1.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.35% 4.43% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 43 16 101
10th Percentile £21,400 £23,000 £25,000
25th Percentile £26,250 £24,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,666 £40,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.94% -4.71% +21.43%
75th Percentile £55,000 £59,063 £51,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% +23.08%

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 1,011 451 1,371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 18.15% 17.39% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 808 383 1,055
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,800 £23,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -1.00% +17.65% -
75th Percentile £63,500 £60,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £73,400 £67,000 £70,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Manchester

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Manchester.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in Manchester

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

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 19 October 2021. 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
Bolton - 4 £27,500 -
Stockport -1 2 £23,000 -4.17% 1
Wigan - 2 £27,500 -
Cheadle - 2 £22,500 -
Altrincham - 2 £42,500 -
Windows Server 2012
North West

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, 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 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (86.36%) Windows Server
3 37 (84.09%) Microsoft
4 36 (81.82%) Active Directory
5 27 (61.36%) Microsoft 365
6 21 (47.73%) Windows Server 2016
6 21 (47.73%) Windows Server 2019
7 19 (43.18%) SharePoint
7 19 (43.18%) MS Exchange
8 18 (40.91%) VMware
8 18 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (38.64%) DNS
10 14 (31.82%) Social Skills
11 13 (29.55%) Azure
11 13 (29.55%) Hyper-V
11 13 (29.55%) DHCP
11 13 (29.55%) Firewall
12 12 (27.27%) WAN
12 12 (27.27%) VPN
13 11 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 11 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (22.73%) LAN
14 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Office
14 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
14 10 (22.73%) Windows 10
15 8 (18.18%) Linux
15 8 (18.18%) Cisco
15 8 (18.18%) PowerShell
15 8 (18.18%) Problem Management
15 8 (18.18%) SCCM

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 19 (43.18%) MS Exchange
1 19 (43.18%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 27 (61.36%) Microsoft 365
2 13 (29.55%) Azure
3 5 (11.36%) IaaS
4 4 (9.09%) AWS
4 4 (9.09%) OneDrive
5 2 (4.55%) GCP
5 2 (4.55%) Power Platform
5 2 (4.55%) Route 53
6 1 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.27%) Mimecast
6 1 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (38.64%) DNS
2 13 (29.55%) DHCP
2 13 (29.55%) Firewall
3 12 (27.27%) VPN
3 12 (27.27%) WAN
4 10 (22.73%) LAN
5 6 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (6.82%) Kerberos
7 3 (6.82%) VLAN
7 3 (6.82%) VoIP
8 2 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (4.55%) MPLS
8 2 (4.55%) NAS
8 2 (4.55%) Network Security
8 2 (4.55%) SAN
8 2 (4.55%) Skype
8 2 (4.55%) Softphone
8 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
8 2 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
2 4 (9.09%) DTS
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.27%) Power BI
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (31.82%) Social Skills
2 7 (15.91%) Manufacturing
3 5 (11.36%) Public Sector
4 4 (9.09%) Finance
4 4 (9.09%) Law
5 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.55%) Legal
5 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.27%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) IT Support
2 7 (15.91%) IT Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) IT Support Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Support Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (11.36%) DBA
3 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) IT Manager
3 5 (11.36%) Senior DBA
3 5 (11.36%) Senior SQL DBA
3 5 (11.36%) SQL DBA
3 5 (11.36%) Support Specialist
4 4 (9.09%) Administrator
4 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (9.09%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 4 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft 365 Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) LDAP
2 1 (2.27%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Data Centre
1 6 (13.64%) Replication
2 5 (11.36%) Fat Client
2 5 (11.36%) Thin Client
3 4 (9.09%) NHS
4 3 (6.82%) PKI
5 2 (4.55%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (4.55%) iPad
5 2 (4.55%) iPhone
5 2 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.27%) Blog
6 1 (2.27%) Cloud Native
6 1 (2.27%) e-Learning
6 1 (2.27%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (86.36%) Windows Server
3 21 (47.73%) Windows Server 2016
3 21 (47.73%) Windows Server 2019
4 10 (22.73%) Windows 10
5 8 (18.18%) Linux
6 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.55%) Android
9 1 (2.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 11 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 7 (15.91%) High Availability
4 6 (13.64%) Asset Management
5 5 (11.36%) ERP
5 5 (11.36%) Knowledge Management
5 5 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (9.09%) BCP
6 4 (9.09%) Change Control
6 4 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 4 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
6 4 (9.09%) ITIL
6 4 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 4 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (9.09%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.82%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (6.82%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 7 (15.91%) SQL
3 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.27%) CCNA
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) MCSE
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) GDPR
System Software
1 36 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 18 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (29.55%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.36%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (4.55%) vSphere
7 1 (2.27%) Docker
7 1 (2.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) SCCM
2 5 (11.36%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 5 (11.36%) WSUS
3 4 (9.09%) SCOM
4 3 (6.82%) Terraform
5 2 (4.55%) FortiGate
5 2 (4.55%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (2.27%) Ansible
6 1 (2.27%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (2.27%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (2.27%) Puppet
6 1 (2.27%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 37 (84.09%) Microsoft
2 18 (40.91%) VMware
3 8 (18.18%) Cisco
4 5 (11.36%) Citrix
4 5 (11.36%) Dell
5 4 (9.09%) HP
5 4 (9.09%) WatchGuard
6 3 (6.82%) Google
7 2 (4.55%) NetApp
7 2 (4.55%) Polycom
7 2 (4.55%) ProCurve
7 2 (4.55%) Proofpoint
7 2 (4.55%) Ruckus Wireless
7 2 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (4.55%) SonicWALL
7 2 (4.55%) Sophos
7 2 (4.55%) Spiceworks
8 1 (2.27%) Freshdesk
8 1 (2.27%) Meraki
8 1 (2.27%) Symantec