Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 43 51
Rank change year-on-year -14 +8 +27
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 27 67 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.71% 5.21% 3.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.49% 16.75% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 21 45 29
Merseyside median annual salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,018
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.48% +1.34% +25.28%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £65,000 £42,750
North West median annual salary £29,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year -15.71% +6.06% +1.54%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 235 400 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 23.59% 31.13% 26.55%
Number of salaries quoted 160 250 163
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -2.86%
10th Percentile £23,625 £23,650 £21,800
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,375 £52,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing Windows Server 2012 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Merseyside

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Merseyside.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in Merseyside

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Merseyside over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Merseyside

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Liverpool -11 23 £38,500 -9.41% 1
Wirral +3 1 £30,000 +25.00%
Prescot - 1 £42,500 -
Windows Server 2012
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
5 11 (40.74%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (37.04%) Finance
6 10 (37.04%) VMware
7 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
8 8 (29.63%) Windows 7
9 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
9 7 (25.93%) ITIL
9 7 (25.93%) LAN
9 7 (25.93%) WAN
10 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (22.22%) SAN
10 6 (22.22%) Back Office
10 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
10 6 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (22.22%) Office 365
10 6 (22.22%) Virtual Team
10 6 (22.22%) Strategic Thinking
10 6 (22.22%) Server Patching
10 6 (22.22%) NAS
10 6 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (22.22%) Degree
10 6 (22.22%) Problem Management
10 6 (22.22%) Time Management
11 5 (18.52%) Data Protection
11 5 (18.52%) Release Management

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (25.93%) LAN
2 7 (25.93%) WAN
3 6 (22.22%) NAS
3 6 (22.22%) SAN
4 4 (14.81%) DHCP
4 4 (14.81%) DNS
4 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
5 3 (11.11%) Firewall
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
3 6 (22.22%) Back Office
4 2 (7.41%) Marketing
5 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
2 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Active Directory Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Senior Storage Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Storage Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) VMware Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) IT Support
4 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Active Directory Support
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) JSP
2 2 (7.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 6 (22.22%) Virtual Team
3 5 (18.52%) iPhone
4 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (29.63%) Windows 7
5 5 (18.52%) Android
6 4 (14.81%) Windows 10
7 3 (11.11%) HPUX
8 1 (3.70%) Linux
8 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
8 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Problem Management
2 6 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (22.22%) Server Patching
2 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 6 (22.22%) Strategic Thinking
2 6 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (22.22%) Time Management
3 5 (18.52%) Data Protection
3 5 (18.52%) ITSM
3 5 (18.52%) Release Management
3 5 (18.52%) Service Management
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.70%) Line Management
5 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.70%) Project Management
5 1 (3.70%) System Testing
5 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) A+ Certification
2 5 (18.52%) Network+ Certification
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (7.41%) MCITP
5 2 (7.41%) MCSA
6 1 (3.70%) CCNA
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.70%) MCSE
6 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.70%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) SCOM
2 1 (3.70%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) VMware
2 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) HP
4 3 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) IBM
5 1 (3.70%) SAP
5 1 (3.70%) Sophos