Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 58 32
Rank change year-on-year +8 -26 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 14 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.27% 1.66% 4.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.07% 5.00% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 14
Northern Ireland median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +20.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £22,150 £27,250 £23,625
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK median annual salary £36,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.00% - -

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 139 140 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 32.48% 33.18% 25.25%
Number of salaries quoted 90 92 56
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,250 £24,375
90th Percentile £68,750 £73,125 £50,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in Northern Ireland

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in Northern Ireland

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Northern Ireland

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
County Antrim +8 13 £32,500 - 1
County Armagh +9 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Windows Server 2012
UK

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (85.71%) VMware
3 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
4 10 (71.43%) Citrix
5 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (57.14%) SCOM
6 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (50.00%) vSphere
8 5 (35.71%) Office 365
8 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
8 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
8 5 (35.71%) Virtual Environments
8 5 (35.71%) ITIL
8 5 (35.71%) IIS
9 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
9 4 (28.57%) DHCP
9 4 (28.57%) DNS
9 4 (28.57%) Dell
9 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
9 4 (28.57%) Ivanti
9 4 (28.57%) XenApp
9 4 (28.57%) XenDesktop
9 4 (28.57%) Wyse
9 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
9 4 (28.57%) vRealize
9 4 (28.57%) ThinApp
9 4 (28.57%) Analytical Thinking

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (35.71%) IIS
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Office 365
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) DHCP
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
1 4 (28.57%) NetScaler
2 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) RStudio
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Back Office
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
1 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Driving Licence
2 3 (21.43%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
1 5 (35.71%) Virtual Environments
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Thinking
2 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
3 3 (21.43%) Server Management
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Antivirus Management
5 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) High Availability
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (7.14%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) MCITP
3 1 (7.14%) MCSA
3 1 (7.14%) NVQ Level 4
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (50.00%) vSphere
4 4 (28.57%) XenApp
4 4 (28.57%) XenDesktop
5 3 (21.43%) Terminal Services
6 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) SCOM
2 4 (28.57%) ThinApp
2 4 (28.57%) vRealize
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (21.43%) SCCM
3 3 (21.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) Citrix
3 4 (28.57%) Dell
3 4 (28.57%) Ivanti
3 4 (28.57%) Splunk
3 4 (28.57%) Wyse
4 1 (7.14%) Capita
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) HP