The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
UK / Scotland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 90 127
Rank change year-on-year -5 +37  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 54 76 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.01% 2.66% 1.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.27% 11.13% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 32 49 22
Median salary £37,750 £34,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.02% -0.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £55,000 £61,200
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 Scotland with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 526 683 754
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 19.54% 23.90% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 326 380 441
Median salary £39,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in Scotland

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Scotland over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Scotland

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Edinburgh -11 27 £40,750 +16.42% 7
Glasgow -4 15 £39,000 +14.70% 2
North Lanarkshire +2 3 £28,000 - 1
South Lanarkshire -3 2 £30,750 +2.50%
Aberdeen -5 2 £65,000 +84.39%
Fife - 2 £26,000 - 1
Dundee - 1 £25,000 -
Clackmannanshire - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £26,000 - 1
Inverclyde - 1 £38,000 -
Windows Server 2012
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 94 (100.00%) Windows
2 76 (80.85%) Windows Server
3 60 (63.83%) Microsoft
4 56 (59.57%) Active Directory
4 56 (59.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (44.68%) ITIL
5 42 (44.68%) VMware
6 30 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
7 27 (28.72%) SQL Server
7 27 (28.72%) MS Exchange
8 26 (27.66%) PowerShell
9 25 (26.60%) Cisco
10 21 (22.34%) Office 365
11 20 (21.28%) LAN
11 20 (21.28%) WAN
11 20 (21.28%) SQL
12 18 (19.15%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (18.09%) Finance
13 17 (18.09%) Citrix
13 17 (18.09%) SCCM
13 17 (18.09%) Hyper-V
13 17 (18.09%) Microsoft Azure
14 16 (17.02%) Microsoft Office
14 16 (17.02%) Firewall
15 15 (15.96%) SAN
15 15 (15.96%) DNS
16 14 (14.89%) TCP/IP
16 14 (14.89%) DHCP
16 14 (14.89%) Windows 7
16 14 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 27 (28.72%) MS Exchange
2 14 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.38%) Skype for Business
4 5 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (5.32%) IIS
4 5 (5.32%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.26%) IBM Domino
5 4 (4.26%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.19%) FileNet
7 1 (1.06%) Apache
7 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (17.02%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.19%) iTrent
1 3 (3.19%) ResourceLink
2 1 (1.06%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 21 (22.34%) Office 365
2 17 (18.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.26%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.19%) Oracle Service Cloud
4 3 (3.19%) SaaS
5 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.06%) IaaS
5 1 (1.06%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.28%) LAN
1 20 (21.28%) WAN
2 16 (17.02%) Firewall
3 15 (15.96%) DNS
3 15 (15.96%) SAN
4 14 (14.89%) DHCP
4 14 (14.89%) TCP/IP
5 10 (10.64%) VPN
6 8 (8.51%) NAS
7 5 (5.32%) VLAN
8 4 (4.26%) Skype
9 3 (3.19%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (3.19%) Internet
9 3 (3.19%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (3.19%) VoIP
10 2 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.13%) Unified Communications
11 1 (1.06%) Cisco IPT
11 1 (1.06%) iSCSI
11 1 (1.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (28.72%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (3.19%) MySQL
3 3 (3.19%) SQLBase
4 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.06%) MSDE
5 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.19%) JIRA
2 3 (3.19%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.13%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.13%) IntelliJ
3 2 (2.13%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.13%) MSI
3 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio Code
4 1 (1.06%) InstallShield
4 1 (1.06%) NetBeans
General
1 17 (18.09%) Finance
2 6 (6.38%) Banking
3 3 (3.19%) Retail
4 2 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.06%) Back Office
5 1 (1.06%) German Language
5 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (25.53%) Analyst
2 13 (13.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (11.70%) Support Analyst
4 10 (10.64%) IT Analyst
4 10 (10.64%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (9.57%) Consultant
6 7 (7.45%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (6.38%) Applications Support
7 6 (6.38%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 6 (6.38%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) Administrator
8 5 (5.32%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (5.32%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (4.26%) Server Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) Support Consultant
9 4 (4.26%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.32%) Middleware
1 5 (5.32%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (4.26%) CSS
3 3 (3.19%) HTML
3 3 (3.19%) Web Services
4 2 (2.13%) .NET
5 1 (1.06%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.38%) Replication
3 5 (5.32%) Driving Licence
3 5 (5.32%) Fat Client
3 5 (5.32%) Thin Client
3 5 (5.32%) Virtual Team
4 3 (3.19%) EMC VNX
4 3 (3.19%) IVR
5 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.06%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.06%) Clustering
6 1 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.06%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.06%) Tandem
6 1 (1.06%) User Experience
6 1 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 94 (100.00%) Windows
2 76 (80.85%) Windows Server
3 56 (59.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (19.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (14.89%) Windows 7
6 13 (13.83%) Linux
7 5 (5.32%) Windows 10
7 5 (5.32%) Windows 2000
8 4 (4.26%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.06%) CentOS
10 1 (1.06%) SUSE
10 1 (1.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (44.68%) ITIL
2 10 (10.64%) Change Management
3 9 (9.57%) Mobile Device Management
4 8 (8.51%) ITIL V3
5 7 (7.45%) Service Management
6 6 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (6.38%) Change Control
6 6 (6.38%) Mentoring
7 5 (5.32%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.32%) Virtual Environments
8 4 (4.26%) Analytics
8 4 (4.26%) DevOps
8 4 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (4.26%) High Availability
8 4 (4.26%) Performance Management
8 4 (4.26%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.19%) Capacity Management
9 3 (3.19%) Coaching
9 3 (3.19%) SDLC
9 3 (3.19%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 26 (27.66%) PowerShell
2 20 (21.28%) SQL
3 3 (3.19%) PHP
3 3 (3.19%) Python
3 3 (3.19%) VBScript
4 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.13%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.13%) Perl
5 1 (1.06%) C
5 1 (1.06%) C#
5 1 (1.06%) Java
5 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (11.70%) MCP
1 11 (11.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (9.57%) Degree
3 8 (8.51%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (7.45%) MCSE
5 4 (4.26%) DBS Check
5 4 (4.26%) MCSA
6 3 (3.19%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.13%) CCNA
7 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.06%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.57%) SLA
2 5 (5.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.19%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 56 (59.57%) Active Directory
2 30 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (18.09%) Hyper-V
4 10 (10.64%) vSphere
5 8 (8.51%) XenApp
6 6 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (5.32%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (5.32%) Terminal Server
7 5 (5.32%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (5.32%) XenDesktop
8 3 (3.19%) DFS Replication
9 2 (2.13%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.06%) BitLocker
10 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 17 (18.09%) SCCM
2 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (5.32%) Backup Exec
3 5 (5.32%) SCOM
4 4 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.26%) WSUS
5 2 (2.13%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.13%) vCenter Server
6 1 (1.06%) Ansible
6 1 (1.06%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.06%) Puppet
6 1 (1.06%) SCSM
6 1 (1.06%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 60 (63.83%) Microsoft
2 42 (44.68%) VMware
3 25 (26.60%) Cisco
4 17 (18.09%) Citrix
5 9 (9.57%) IBM
6 8 (8.51%) HP
7 6 (6.38%) Symantec
8 5 (5.32%) EMC
8 5 (5.32%) McAfee
9 4 (4.26%) CheckPoint
9 4 (4.26%) Lotus
9 4 (4.26%) Oracle
9 4 (4.26%) Sophos
10 3 (3.19%) Atlassian
10 3 (3.19%) Northgate
10 3 (3.19%) ServiceNow
10 3 (3.19%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.19%) SonicWALL
11 2 (2.13%) F5
12 1 (1.06%) Google
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