Period
to 4 April 2020

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 4 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
North West > Manchester
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 155 157 130
Rank change year-on-year +2 -27 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 66 112 177
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.32% 1.79% 2.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.18% 8.37% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 51 98 164
Median annual salary £37,500 £36,750 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +16.67% +10.53%
10th Percentile £19,000 £22,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,000 £44,500
North West median annual salary £38,750 £35,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +9.15% +9.23% +8.33%

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 1,068 1,338 1,661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 21.32% 21.39% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 836 1,062 1,374
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £65,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 4 April 2020.

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 4 April 2020. 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 -9 5 £30,000 -30.23% 2
Altrincham +18 3 £20,000 -
Bolton -10 3 £35,000 +35.92%
Windows Server 2012
North West

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, 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 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 45 (68.18%) Windows Server
3 37 (56.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (56.06%) Azure
3 37 (56.06%) Windows Server 2016
4 35 (53.03%) Office 365
5 31 (46.97%) VMware
6 25 (37.88%) Microsoft
7 21 (31.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 17 (25.76%) Firewall
8 17 (25.76%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (24.24%) ITIL
9 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
10 15 (22.73%) Hyper-V
11 14 (21.21%) MS Exchange
12 13 (19.70%) SQL
12 13 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (19.70%) Time Management
12 13 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2010
13 12 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (18.18%) DNS
14 11 (16.67%) DevOps
15 10 (15.15%) VoIP
15 10 (15.15%) Linux
15 10 (15.15%) Cisco
16 9 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
16 9 (13.64%) Finance
16 9 (13.64%) Data Centre
17 8 (12.12%) Data Privacy

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 14 (21.21%) MS Exchange
2 13 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (7.58%) IIS
5 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.03%) Confluence
6 2 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.03%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Elite 3E
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 37 (56.06%) Azure
2 35 (53.03%) Office 365
3 5 (7.58%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.03%) AWS
5 1 (1.52%) IaaS
5 1 (1.52%) PaaS
5 1 (1.52%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.76%) Firewall
2 12 (18.18%) DNS
3 10 (15.15%) VoIP
4 8 (12.12%) SAN
5 5 (7.58%) DHCP
5 5 (7.58%) NAS
6 4 (6.06%) ADSL
6 4 (6.06%) Internet
6 4 (6.06%) MPLS
7 3 (4.55%) Ethernet
7 3 (4.55%) LAN
7 3 (4.55%) Multicast
7 3 (4.55%) Network Security
7 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
7 3 (4.55%) WAN
7 3 (4.55%) Wireless
8 2 (3.03%) Skype
8 2 (3.03%) VPN
9 1 (1.52%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.52%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) MySQL
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.03%) Cosmos DB
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.52%) Power BI
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) JIRA
1 3 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.52%) Artifactory
2 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.52%) GitLab
2 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (13.64%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Law
3 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.06%) Public Sector
3 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (22.73%) IT Engineer
3 10 (15.15%) Azure Engineer
4 8 (12.12%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (12.12%) Service Desk Engineer
4 8 (12.12%) Support Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) Developer
5 7 (10.61%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) 1st Line Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (6.06%) Project Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Server Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Server Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.12%) Web Services
2 7 (10.61%) .NET
2 7 (10.61%) .NET Framework
2 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET
2 7 (10.61%) REST
2 7 (10.61%) SOAP
2 7 (10.61%) XML
2 7 (10.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.61%) Private Cloud
3 6 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 6 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.06%) Life Science
5 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.03%) Clustering
7 1 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.52%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.52%) NHS
7 1 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (68.18%) Windows Server
3 37 (56.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (56.06%) Windows Server 2016
4 10 (15.15%) Linux
5 5 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.06%) Unix
6 4 (6.06%) Windows 10
6 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2019
7 3 (4.55%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.55%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.52%) Android
8 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.52%) CentOS
8 1 (1.52%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 16 (24.24%) ITIL
3 13 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (19.70%) Time Management
4 12 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (16.67%) DevOps
6 8 (12.12%) Data Privacy
7 7 (10.61%) Availability Management
7 7 (10.61%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (10.61%) Practice Management
7 7 (10.61%) Project Delivery
8 5 (7.58%) Risk Management
9 4 (6.06%) Coaching
9 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
9 4 (6.06%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.06%) Presales
9 4 (6.06%) Project Planning
9 4 (6.06%) Virtual Environments
10 3 (4.55%) Deployment Automation
10 3 (4.55%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.70%) SQL
2 7 (10.61%) C#
2 7 (10.61%) XPath
3 6 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.03%) VB
4 2 (3.03%) VBScript
5 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (6.06%) Master's Degree
3 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.52%) CCNA
4 1 (1.52%) CCNP
4 1 (1.52%) CCSP
4 1 (1.52%) CCVP
4 1 (1.52%) MCSE
4 1 (1.52%) MCTS
4 1 (1.52%) NCDA
4 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) SLA
2 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.52%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.52%) GDPR
3 1 (1.52%) NIST
System Software
1 45 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 17 (25.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (22.73%) Hyper-V
4 8 (12.12%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (7.58%) vSphere
6 2 (3.03%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) SCCM
2 4 (6.06%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (4.55%) Kubernetes
3 3 (4.55%) Terraform
4 2 (3.03%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.52%) Ansible
5 1 (1.52%) Icinga
5 1 (1.52%) Kibana
5 1 (1.52%) Nagios
5 1 (1.52%) Puppet
5 1 (1.52%) SCOM
5 1 (1.52%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.52%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 31 (46.97%) VMware
2 25 (37.88%) Microsoft
3 10 (15.15%) Cisco
4 7 (10.61%) Intapp
5 4 (6.06%) McAfee
5 4 (6.06%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.55%) HP
7 2 (3.03%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.03%) Citrix
7 2 (3.03%) Dell
7 2 (3.03%) EMC
7 2 (3.03%) Isilon
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle
8 1 (1.52%) Dynatrace
8 1 (1.52%) New Relic
8 1 (1.52%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.52%) Sonus
8 1 (1.52%) Splunk
8 1 (1.52%) TARGIT
8 1 (1.52%) Veeam