Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 151 130 147
Rank change year-on-year -21 +17 -32
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 108 166 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.74% 2.24% 2.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.21% 10.25% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 95 148 146
Manchester median annual salary £36,000 £31,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +10.53% -18.57%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £44,500 £42,500
North West median annual salary £35,500 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +12.70% +5.00% -14.29%

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 1,315 1,620 1,815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 21.15% 21.82% 23.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,032 1,335 1,581
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,275 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 2019. 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 0 9 £43,000 +14.67% 5
Salford -20 8 £33,000 +11.86% 1
Bolton - 7 £24,000 -
Cheadle 0 1 £25,500 -32.00%
Windows Server 2012
North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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.

1 108 (100.00%) Windows
2 89 (82.41%) Windows Server
3 80 (74.07%) Active Directory
4 71 (65.74%) Microsoft
5 59 (54.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 54 (50.00%) Office 365
6 54 (50.00%) VMware
7 51 (47.22%) Windows 10
8 48 (44.44%) Cisco
9 45 (41.67%) ITIL
10 40 (37.04%) DNS
11 39 (36.11%) Windows 7
12 38 (35.19%) VMware Infrastructure
13 37 (34.26%) DHCP
14 35 (32.41%) Microsoft Certification
14 35 (32.41%) Microsoft Azure
15 31 (28.70%) MS Exchange
16 29 (26.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 28 (25.93%) WAN
17 28 (25.93%) TCP/IP
18 26 (24.07%) LAN
19 25 (23.15%) Firewall
20 22 (20.37%) ITIL V3
21 21 (19.44%) Hyper-V
22 20 (18.52%) SQL Server
22 20 (18.52%) PowerShell
23 18 (16.67%) Windows 8
23 18 (16.67%) vSphere
23 18 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
23 18 (16.67%) Citrix

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 31 (28.70%) MS Exchange
2 16 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (12.96%) SharePoint
4 7 (6.48%) IBM Notes
4 7 (6.48%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (4.63%) IIS
6 5 (4.63%) Skype for Business
7 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.93%) Drupal
Applications
1 18 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 54 (50.00%) Office 365
2 35 (32.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.85%) IaaS
4 2 (1.85%) OneDrive
4 2 (1.85%) PaaS
5 1 (0.93%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.93%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.93%) OpenDNS
5 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (37.04%) DNS
2 37 (34.26%) DHCP
3 28 (25.93%) TCP/IP
3 28 (25.93%) WAN
4 26 (24.07%) LAN
5 25 (23.15%) Firewall
6 11 (10.19%) SAN
7 8 (7.41%) Kerberos
7 8 (7.41%) MPLS
7 8 (7.41%) VPN
8 4 (3.70%) Skype
8 4 (3.70%) VoIP
9 3 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (2.78%) IP Telephony
9 3 (2.78%) IPsec
9 3 (2.78%) NetScaler
9 3 (2.78%) PBX
9 3 (2.78%) SSL
9 3 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (2.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.78%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.93%) MS Access
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (12.04%) Finance
2 10 (9.26%) Legal
3 9 (8.33%) Law
4 4 (3.70%) Games
4 4 (3.70%) Retail
5 3 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.85%) Banking
6 2 (1.85%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Back Office
7 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 27 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 24 (22.22%) IT Engineer
3 21 (19.44%) Analyst
3 21 (19.44%) IT Support
4 15 (13.89%) IT Support Engineer
5 14 (12.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 10 (9.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (9.26%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
7 9 (8.33%) Support Analyst
8 8 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (6.48%) Infrastructure Support
9 7 (6.48%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) IT Analyst
10 6 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) Server Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) Service Analyst
10 6 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.48%) Web Services
2 5 (4.63%) Software Packaging
3 3 (2.78%) HTML
4 2 (1.85%) MSMQ
5 1 (0.93%) .NET
5 1 (0.93%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.26%) Data Centre
3 8 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (5.56%) Blackberry
4 6 (5.56%) Replication
5 3 (2.78%) iPhone
5 3 (2.78%) IVR
6 2 (1.85%) Clustering
6 2 (1.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.85%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.85%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.85%) User Experience
7 1 (0.93%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 108 (100.00%) Windows
2 89 (82.41%) Windows Server
3 59 (54.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 51 (47.22%) Windows 10
5 39 (36.11%) Windows 7
6 18 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 12 (11.11%) Linux
8 9 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.78%) Android
9 3 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.85%) Unix
11 1 (0.93%) Debian
11 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (41.67%) ITIL
2 29 (26.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 22 (20.37%) ITIL V3
4 18 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (14.81%) Patch Management
6 12 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 9 (8.33%) Service Management
8 8 (7.41%) Collaborative Working
8 8 (7.41%) DevOps
8 8 (7.41%) High Availability
9 6 (5.56%) Asset Management
9 6 (5.56%) Change Management
9 6 (5.56%) Coaching
9 6 (5.56%) Incident Management
9 6 (5.56%) Problem Management
9 6 (5.56%) Service Delivery
10 5 (4.63%) BCP
10 5 (4.63%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.52%) PowerShell
2 12 (11.11%) SQL
3 8 (7.41%) Python
4 6 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.78%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.85%) VB
7 1 (0.93%) C#
7 1 (0.93%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (32.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
3 15 (13.89%) Degree
3 15 (13.89%) MCP
4 14 (12.96%) MCSA
5 13 (12.04%) MCSE
6 12 (11.11%) CCNA
6 12 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (5.56%) CCNP
8 1 (0.93%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.93%) CCIE
8 1 (0.93%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.93%) MCDST
8 1 (0.93%) MCTS
8 1 (0.93%) RHCT
8 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.56%) SLA
2 4 (3.70%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (3.70%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.85%) COBIT
4 2 (1.85%) GDPR
System Software
1 80 (74.07%) Active Directory
2 38 (35.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (19.44%) Hyper-V
4 18 (16.67%) vSphere
5 8 (7.41%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (6.48%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (6.48%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (6.48%) XenApp
7 6 (5.56%) Terminal Services
8 4 (3.70%) XenServer
9 3 (2.78%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.85%) vCloud
11 1 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (12.04%) SCCM
2 8 (7.41%) WSUS
3 7 (6.48%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (4.63%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (3.70%) Backup Exec
5 4 (3.70%) SCOM
6 3 (2.78%) XenMobile
7 2 (1.85%) AirWatch
7 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.85%) Nagios
7 2 (1.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.93%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.93%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 71 (65.74%) Microsoft
2 54 (50.00%) VMware
3 48 (44.44%) Cisco
4 18 (16.67%) Citrix
5 9 (8.33%) McAfee
6 8 (7.41%) CyberArk
6 8 (7.41%) Veeam
7 7 (6.48%) Lotus
8 6 (5.56%) Dell
8 6 (5.56%) HP
9 5 (4.63%) SolarWinds
9 5 (4.63%) WatchGuard
10 3 (2.78%) Fortinet
10 3 (2.78%) Genesys
10 3 (2.78%) IronPort
10 3 (2.78%) Ivanti
10 3 (2.78%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.85%) Google
11 2 (1.85%) Polycom
11 2 (1.85%) Symantec