Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 67 35
Rank change year-on-year +8 -32 +43
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 24 45 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.69% 3.53% 5.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.88% 12.16% 19.92%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 38
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +15.65% -2.00%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,200 £31,250
90th Percentile £46,500 £60,000 £46,125
North West median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% -7.14% -

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 243 370 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 27.21% 29.00% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 182 222 167
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,018
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +18.00% -3.95%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £22,350
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £50,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.35%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +7 22 £39,500 -7.06% 3
Prescot - 1 £42,500 -
Windows Server 2012
North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (41.67%) Finance
5 9 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 8 (33.33%) VMware
6 8 (33.33%) ITIL
7 7 (29.17%) Windows 7
7 7 (29.17%) Office 365
7 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (25.00%) Tomcat
8 6 (25.00%) LAN
8 6 (25.00%) WAN
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (25.00%) JSP
8 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
8 6 (25.00%) Service Management
8 6 (25.00%) ITSM
8 6 (25.00%) Release Management
9 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (16.67%) HPUX
10 4 (16.67%) HP
10 4 (16.67%) Citrix
10 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (16.67%) A+ Certification
10 4 (16.67%) ITIL Certification

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 6 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (25.00%) LAN
2 6 (25.00%) WAN
3 4 (16.67%) NAS
3 4 (16.67%) SAN
4 3 (12.50%) DHCP
4 3 (12.50%) DNS
4 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (16.67%) Back Office
4 2 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
1 6 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) IT Support
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) Active Directory Support
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) JSP
2 2 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.67%) iPhone
2 4 (16.67%) Virtual Team
3 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (29.17%) Windows 7
5 4 (16.67%) Android
5 4 (16.67%) HPUX
5 4 (16.67%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.17%) Unix
6 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) ITSM
2 6 (25.00%) Release Management
2 6 (25.00%) Service Management
3 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (16.67%) Server Patching
3 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (16.67%) Strategic Thinking
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (16.67%) Time Management
4 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.17%) Line Management
6 1 (4.17%) System Testing
6 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) A+ Certification
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
1 4 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (12.50%) MCITP
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
1 3 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (16.67%) Citrix
3 4 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) SAP