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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
North West / Merseyside
Rank 43 24 48
Rank change year-on-year -19 +24  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 19 38 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 3.35% 7.80% 2.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.81% 32.48% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 10
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +23.45%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,675 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -0.90% +2.85%  

Windows Server 2012 is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 113 117 116
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 19.93% 24.02% 24.17%
Number of salaries quoted 73 85 104
Median salary £34,250 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -18 14 £45,000 - 3
Wirral - 3 £25,000 - 1
St Helens - 1 £40,000 -
Windows Server 2012
North West

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (46.67%) VMware
5 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
5 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
6 12 (40.00%) Finance
6 12 (40.00%) Firewall
6 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (36.67%) MS Exchange
8 10 (33.33%) Cisco
9 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
9 9 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (30.00%) vSphere
10 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (23.33%) Change Management
11 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
11 7 (23.33%) IIS
11 7 (23.33%) MCITP
11 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
11 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (20.00%) FlexPod
12 6 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
12 6 (20.00%) Office 365
12 6 (20.00%) NCDA
12 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
12 6 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (20.00%) ITIL
12 6 (20.00%) CCNA

Windows Server 2012
Top Related 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 11 (36.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (23.33%) IIS
3 3 (10.00%) Apache
3 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Office 365
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon S3
3 2 (6.67%) IaaS
3 2 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) Firewall
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (16.67%) VLAN
2 5 (16.67%) VPN
3 4 (13.33%) DNS
4 3 (10.00%) DHCP
4 3 (10.00%) IP Telephony
4 3 (10.00%) NAS
5 2 (6.67%) SAN
5 2 (6.67%) VoIP
6 1 (3.33%) Internet
6 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Law
3 3 (10.00%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) Automotive
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 8 (26.67%) Team Leader
2 7 (23.33%) Server Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Server Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
5 4 (13.33%) Administrator
6 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (10.00%) Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Applications Support
6 3 (10.00%) IT Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Network Administrator
6 3 (10.00%) Network Support
6 3 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (10.00%) Systems Support
7 2 (6.67%) Active Directory Team Leader
7 2 (6.67%) Application Support Team Leader
7 2 (6.67%) Citrix Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) JSP
1 3 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) JSON
2 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (20.00%) FlexPod
3 3 (10.00%) iPad
4 2 (6.67%) Clustering
4 2 (6.67%) Replication
5 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (16.67%) Data ONTAP
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (10.00%) HPUX
6 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.67%) Linux
8 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
8 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.33%) Unix
8 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
8 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
8 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (23.33%) Change Management
3 6 (20.00%) ITIL
3 6 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
4 5 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 4 (13.33%) Project Management
5 4 (13.33%) Release Management
6 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
8 1 (3.33%) ERP
8 1 (3.33%) High Availability
8 1 (3.33%) Line Management
8 1 (3.33%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.33%) C#
2 1 (3.33%) Perl
2 1 (3.33%) Python
2 1 (3.33%) Ruby
2 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (23.33%) MCITP
3 6 (20.00%) CCNA
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (20.00%) NCDA
3 6 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (6.67%) Degree
5 1 (3.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (30.00%) vSphere
4 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.67%) XenApp
5 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
2 1 (3.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) VMware
2 10 (33.33%) Cisco
3 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (20.00%) NetApp
5 5 (16.67%) Citrix
6 4 (13.33%) HP
7 3 (10.00%) Avaya
7 3 (10.00%) EMC
7 3 (10.00%) Meraki
8 2 (6.67%) Mitel
8 2 (6.67%) SonicWALL
9 1 (3.33%) IBM
9 1 (3.33%) Sophos
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