Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 155 131
Rank change year-on-year +25 -24 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 162 167 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.30% 2.09% 2.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.55% 8.66% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 141 153 112
Manchester median annual salary £31,500 £28,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -18.57% +14.75%
10th Percentile £20,000 £22,100 £21,750
90th Percentile £44,500 £45,500 £51,250
North West median annual salary £32,500 £31,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -10.71% +7.69%

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 1,536 1,928 1,567
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 21.77% 24.14% 23.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,275 1,652 1,318
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,750 £24,000 £22,500
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% - -

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 +25 32 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Salford +5 9 £31,500 +8.62% 3
Rochdale - 7 - - 1
Wigan +7 6 £33,750 +25.00% 3
Cheadle +4 5 £36,250 -3.33% 3
Bolton - 3 £30,000 - 3
Altrincham +5 2 £22,500 -15.89% 1
Windows Server 2012
North West

For the 6 months to 18 June 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.

1 162 (100.00%) Windows
2 135 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 115 (70.99%) Active Directory
4 111 (68.52%) Microsoft
5 110 (67.90%) VMware
6 107 (66.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 90 (55.56%) Office 365
8 71 (43.83%) Hyper-V
9 68 (41.98%) MS Exchange
10 65 (40.12%) VMware Infrastructure
11 53 (32.72%) DNS
12 51 (31.48%) Cisco
12 51 (31.48%) Exchange Server 2010
13 48 (29.63%) LAN
13 48 (29.63%) Firewall
14 46 (28.40%) Windows 7
15 45 (27.78%) WAN
16 42 (25.93%) ITIL
16 42 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
16 42 (25.93%) Windows 10
17 39 (24.07%) DHCP
18 37 (22.84%) TCP/IP
18 37 (22.84%) Microsoft Office
19 33 (20.37%) Citrix
20 31 (19.14%) SQL Server
21 30 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
22 28 (17.28%) MCSE
23 27 (16.67%) MCSA
24 26 (16.05%) SharePoint
24 26 (16.05%) Microsoft Azure

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 68 (41.98%) MS Exchange
2 51 (31.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 26 (16.05%) SharePoint
5 22 (13.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (8.64%) Skype for Business
7 9 (5.56%) WordPress
8 8 (4.94%) IIS
8 8 (4.94%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.85%) Confluence
10 2 (1.23%) Drupal
10 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.23%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.62%) Apache
11 1 (0.62%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.62%) WebLogic
Applications
1 37 (22.84%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 90 (55.56%) Office 365
2 26 (16.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.32%) IaaS
4 6 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (3.09%) G Suite
6 3 (1.85%) Mimecast
7 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.62%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 53 (32.72%) DNS
2 48 (29.63%) Firewall
2 48 (29.63%) LAN
3 45 (27.78%) WAN
4 39 (24.07%) DHCP
5 37 (22.84%) TCP/IP
6 25 (15.43%) SAN
7 17 (10.49%) VoIP
8 14 (8.64%) Skype
9 12 (7.41%) VLAN
10 11 (6.79%) VPN
11 7 (4.32%) PBX
11 7 (4.32%) Unified Communications
12 6 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (3.70%) iSCSI
12 6 (3.70%) WLAN
13 5 (3.09%) IP Telephony
13 5 (3.09%) MPLS
13 5 (3.09%) Network Security
13 5 (3.09%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (19.14%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (9.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (5.56%) MS Access
4 7 (4.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.09%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.85%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.23%) Hazelcast
8 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.62%) MySQL
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.09%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (1.85%) JIRA
2 3 (1.85%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.62%) Toad
General
1 19 (11.73%) Finance
2 14 (8.64%) Retail
3 9 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.47%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.23%) Back Office
5 2 (1.23%) Billing
5 2 (1.23%) Law
6 1 (0.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (20.99%) Support Engineer
2 26 (16.05%) IT Support
3 22 (13.58%) 2nd Line Support
3 22 (13.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 20 (12.35%) Analyst
5 19 (11.73%) IT Engineer
6 17 (10.49%) 3rd Line Support
7 15 (9.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 14 (8.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (8.64%) Service Analyst
9 13 (8.02%) 1st Line Support
9 13 (8.02%) IT Support Engineer
10 10 (6.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 10 (6.17%) Server Engineer
10 10 (6.17%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (5.56%) Active Directory Support
11 9 (5.56%) Developer
11 9 (5.56%) Exchange Support
11 9 (5.56%) IT Analyst
11 9 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.41%) Web Services
2 4 (2.47%) 802.1X
3 3 (1.85%) HTML
4 2 (1.23%) CSS
4 2 (1.23%) ODBC
5 1 (0.62%) COM
5 1 (0.62%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.49%) Driving Licence
2 9 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (4.94%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.70%) Clustering
5 4 (2.47%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.23%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.23%) iPad
6 2 (1.23%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.62%) Fintech
7 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 162 (100.00%) Windows
2 135 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 107 (66.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (28.40%) Windows 7
5 42 (25.93%) Windows 10
6 16 (9.88%) Linux
7 7 (4.32%) Windows 8
7 7 (4.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (3.70%) Mac OS
9 5 (3.09%) Mac OS X
9 5 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (3.09%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.47%) CentOS
10 4 (2.47%) Unix
11 3 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.62%) Android
13 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.62%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.93%) ITIL
2 24 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
3 21 (12.96%) Mentoring
4 13 (8.02%) Tech Ops
5 11 (6.79%) Case Management
5 11 (6.79%) ITIL V3
6 10 (6.17%) Problem Management
7 9 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (5.56%) Service Management
8 8 (4.94%) Coaching
9 7 (4.32%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (4.32%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (4.32%) Practice Management
9 7 (4.32%) PRINCE2
9 7 (4.32%) Security Patching
9 7 (4.32%) Time Management
10 6 (3.70%) Stress Testing
11 5 (3.09%) ERD
11 5 (3.09%) Incident Management
11 5 (3.09%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (12.35%) SQL
2 15 (9.26%) PowerShell
3 9 (5.56%) VBA
4 4 (2.47%) C
5 3 (1.85%) C#
6 2 (1.23%) Java
6 2 (1.23%) Python
6 2 (1.23%) VB
6 2 (1.23%) VBScript
7 1 (0.62%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.62%) Perl
7 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (17.28%) MCSE
3 27 (16.67%) MCSA
4 22 (13.58%) MCP
5 10 (6.17%) Degree
6 9 (5.56%) Security Cleared
7 8 (4.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (3.70%) DBS Check
9 5 (3.09%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (3.09%) MCTS
10 4 (2.47%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.85%) CCNA
11 3 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.85%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.23%) CCNP
12 2 (1.23%) MCITP
12 2 (1.23%) RHCT
13 1 (0.62%) Linux+ Certification
13 1 (0.62%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.11%) SLA
2 4 (2.47%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.23%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (1.23%) GDPR
3 2 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 115 (70.99%) Active Directory
2 71 (43.83%) Hyper-V
3 65 (40.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (13.58%) vSphere
5 17 (10.49%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (6.79%) Terminal Services
7 9 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (3.70%) XenApp
9 4 (2.47%) Xen
9 4 (2.47%) XenServer
10 3 (1.85%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.23%) Docker
11 2 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.62%) Kamailio
12 1 (0.62%) NFS
12 1 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.62%) vCloud
12 1 (0.62%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 23 (14.20%) SCCM
2 11 (6.79%) SCOM
3 7 (4.32%) WSUS
4 3 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.23%) Ansible
5 2 (1.23%) Rundeck
5 2 (1.23%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.62%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.62%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.62%) Puppet
6 1 (0.62%) SmoothWall
6 1 (0.62%) vRealize
6 1 (0.62%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 111 (68.52%) Microsoft
2 110 (67.90%) VMware
3 51 (31.48%) Cisco
4 33 (20.37%) Citrix
5 15 (9.26%) Veeam
6 13 (8.02%) HP
7 9 (5.56%) SolarWinds
8 8 (4.94%) Avaya
9 6 (3.70%) Dell
10 5 (3.09%) Acme Packet
10 5 (3.09%) Cognos
10 5 (3.09%) Google
10 5 (3.09%) Nimble Storage
10 5 (3.09%) Red Hat
10 5 (3.09%) Sonus
11 4 (2.47%) Juniper
11 4 (2.47%) NetApp
12 3 (1.85%) Fortinet
12 3 (1.85%) McAfee
12 3 (1.85%) Oracle