Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 63 44
Rank change year-on-year +24 -19 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 39 24 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 5.05% 2.48% 4.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.03% 10.34% 15.10%
Number of salaries quoted 30 18 40
Merseyside median annual salary £32,500 £39,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.72% -7.06% +16.44%
10th Percentile £28,875 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £49,875 £47,250 £65,000
North West median annual salary £35,000 £29,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +18.64% -15.71% +6.06%

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 229 232 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 29.62% 23.97% 30.98%
Number of salaries quoted 188 161 240
Merseyside median annual salary £35,036 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.30% -1.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £21,600 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £61,250 £56,375
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 11 December 2018.

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 11 December 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
Liverpool +1 19 £37,500 -3.85% 2
Southport - 11 £32,500 -
Birkenhead - 6 £32,500 -
Windows Server 2012
North West

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 26 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (58.97%) SQL
5 22 (56.41%) VMware
6 20 (51.28%) IIS
7 19 (48.72%) Active Directory
8 18 (46.15%) Citrix
9 17 (43.59%) SAN
9 17 (43.59%) ITIL
10 14 (35.90%) Hyper-V
10 14 (35.90%) XenDesktop
10 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Azure
10 14 (35.90%) NetScaler
11 13 (33.33%) SCCM
11 13 (33.33%) Unix
11 13 (33.33%) Tomcat
11 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
12 12 (30.77%) Problem Management
12 12 (30.77%) Skype for Business
12 12 (30.77%) Windows 10
13 11 (28.21%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (28.21%) Office 365
13 11 (28.21%) nginx
13 11 (28.21%) XenApp
13 11 (28.21%) JSON
13 11 (28.21%) SSH
13 11 (28.21%) HTTP
13 11 (28.21%) Linux
13 11 (28.21%) Web Services

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 20 (51.28%) IIS
2 13 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 12 (30.77%) Skype for Business
4 11 (28.21%) nginx
5 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
6 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
7 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (5.13%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (28.21%) Office 365
3 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (43.59%) SAN
2 14 (35.90%) NetScaler
3 11 (28.21%) HTTP
3 11 (28.21%) SSH
4 10 (25.64%) Firewall
5 6 (15.38%) iSCSI
5 6 (15.38%) MPLS
5 6 (15.38%) Skype
5 6 (15.38%) VLAN
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.13%) VoIP
6 2 (5.13%) VPN
7 1 (2.56%) DHCP
7 1 (2.56%) DNS
7 1 (2.56%) LAN
7 1 (2.56%) NAS
7 1 (2.56%) SMS
7 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
2 2 (5.13%) Publishing
3 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Applications Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Applications Support
2 11 (28.21%) Applications Support Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Administrator
3 7 (17.95%) Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Network Administrator
5 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Server Support
7 2 (5.13%) Server Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) JSON
1 11 (28.21%) Web Services
1 11 (28.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.38%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (10.26%) Clustering
4 2 (5.13%) PKI
5 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 26 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (33.33%) Unix
5 12 (30.77%) Windows 10
6 11 (28.21%) Linux
7 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) ITIL
2 12 (30.77%) Problem Management
3 9 (23.08%) Proactive Monitoring
4 8 (20.51%) Load Balancing
5 6 (15.38%) Business Continuity
5 6 (15.38%) Business Continuity Management
5 6 (15.38%) Coaching
5 6 (15.38%) Converged Infrastructure
5 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 6 (15.38%) Storage Management
6 4 (10.26%) Release Management
7 3 (7.69%) Server Management
8 2 (5.13%) Budget Control
8 2 (5.13%) High Availability
8 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (5.13%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 2 (5.13%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.13%) SIEM
8 2 (5.13%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) SQL
2 9 (23.08%) PowerShell
3 6 (15.38%) VBScript
4 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.56%) CCNA
2 1 (2.56%) CCNP
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.56%) MCP
2 1 (2.56%) MCSA
2 1 (2.56%) MCSE
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (48.72%) Active Directory
2 14 (35.90%) Hyper-V
2 14 (35.90%) XenDesktop
3 11 (28.21%) XenApp
4 9 (23.08%) Docker
5 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (15.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 6 (15.38%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (2.56%) Firmware
8 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) SCCM
2 10 (25.64%) Nagios
3 9 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (20.51%) SCOM
5 6 (15.38%) FortiGate
5 6 (15.38%) vCenter Server
6 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (2.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) VMware
2 18 (46.15%) Citrix
3 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (23.08%) Cisco
4 9 (23.08%) Splunk
5 8 (20.51%) Avaya
5 8 (20.51%) Dell
5 8 (20.51%) EMC
5 8 (20.51%) NetApp
5 8 (20.51%) SolarWinds
6 7 (17.95%) Veeam
7 6 (15.38%) Extreme Networks
7 6 (15.38%) Nortel