Period
to 23 May 2018

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 6 months to 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 109 88
Rank change year-on-year -61 -21 +59
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 66 98 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.15% 2.09% 3.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.16% 10.46% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 41 72 108
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,050 £26,600
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.67% - -

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 Scotland with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,072 937 1,357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 18.73% 19.99% 23.34%
Number of salaries quoted 652 577 782
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,525
90th Percentile £59,950 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% +4.65% +1.18%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 6 months to 23 May 2018.

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 6 months to 23 May 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
Edinburgh -17 31 £32,500 -5.80% 6
Glasgow -44 26 £40,500 +1.25% 3
Dundee 0 2 - -
West Lothian -4 2 £35,000 +34.62% 2
Inverclyde +1 1 £38,000 -
Aberdeen -7 1 - - 1
North Lanarkshire -8 1 £32,000 +36.17%
Aberdeenshire - 1 £30,000 -
Fife - 1 £40,000 -
Windows Server 2012
UK

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

1 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 36 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (51.52%) Microsoft
5 31 (46.97%) Active Directory
6 29 (43.94%) VMware
7 24 (36.36%) MS Exchange
7 24 (36.36%) Hyper-V
8 23 (34.85%) Cisco
8 23 (34.85%) SQL
9 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 22 (33.33%) SCCM
10 19 (28.79%) DNS
11 17 (25.76%) SCOM
12 16 (24.24%) SAN
12 16 (24.24%) Firewall
13 15 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (22.73%) Office 365
14 14 (21.21%) Windows 10
14 14 (21.21%) VPN
14 14 (21.21%) ITIL
15 12 (18.18%) SLA
15 12 (18.18%) Data Centre
15 12 (18.18%) Veeam
16 10 (15.15%) Degree
16 10 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2013
16 10 (15.15%) DHCP
16 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Office
17 9 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
17 9 (13.64%) Project Planning

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 24 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 10 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.06%) IIS
5 3 (4.55%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.52%) IBM Domino
7 1 (1.52%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.52%) JBoss
7 1 (1.52%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (22.73%) Office 365
2 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.03%) IaaS
4 2 (3.03%) PaaS
5 1 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (28.79%) DNS
2 16 (24.24%) Firewall
2 16 (24.24%) SAN
3 14 (21.21%) VPN
4 10 (15.15%) DHCP
5 8 (12.12%) LAN
5 8 (12.12%) WAN
6 7 (10.61%) TCP/IP
7 5 (7.58%) iSCSI
7 5 (7.58%) VLAN
8 4 (6.06%) CTI
8 4 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (6.06%) VoIP
9 2 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (3.03%) NAS
10 1 (1.52%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.52%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.52%) Skype
10 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) DB2
2 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Maven
1 4 (6.06%) Subversion
1 4 (6.06%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.52%) JIRA
3 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (10.61%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Banking
2 3 (4.55%) Investment Banking
2 3 (4.55%) Law
3 1 (1.52%) Advertising
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (24.24%) IT Support
2 14 (21.21%) Systems Engineer
3 13 (19.70%) Analyst
4 12 (18.18%) Support Analyst
5 9 (13.64%) IT Support Technician
5 9 (13.64%) IT Technician
5 9 (13.64%) Support Technician
6 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) Developer
7 6 (9.09%) IT Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Administrator
8 5 (7.58%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Support
9 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) IT Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) IT Support Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Graduate Systems Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.52%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.52%) CSS
2 1 (1.52%) HTML
2 1 (1.52%) J2EE
2 1 (1.52%) WinForms
2 1 (1.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.03%) Clustering
3 2 (3.03%) iPad
3 2 (3.03%) iPhone
3 2 (3.03%) PDA
4 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.52%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.52%) Fintech
4 1 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 36 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (21.21%) Windows 10
5 9 (13.64%) Windows 7
6 8 (12.12%) Linux
7 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.03%) Mac OS
8 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) ITIL
2 9 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (13.64%) Project Planning
3 5 (7.58%) Database Optimisation
3 5 (7.58%) Facilities Management
3 5 (7.58%) Project Management
4 4 (6.06%) Analytics
4 4 (6.06%) Line Management
4 4 (6.06%) Mentoring
4 4 (6.06%) Scrum
4 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
4 4 (6.06%) WFM
5 3 (4.55%) Coaching
5 3 (4.55%) CRM
5 3 (4.55%) Performance Testing
5 3 (4.55%) Release Management
5 3 (4.55%) Risk Management
5 3 (4.55%) Service Management
6 2 (3.03%) IT Strategy
6 2 (3.03%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (34.85%) SQL
2 5 (7.58%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.06%) Java
4 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.03%) VB
5 1 (1.52%) C#
5 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) Degree
2 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (9.09%) MCSE
4 5 (7.58%) MCP
5 4 (6.06%) CCNA
5 4 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.52%) HNC
6 1 (1.52%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.18%) SLA
2 4 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.06%) QA
3 3 (4.55%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.52%) GDPR
System Software
1 31 (46.97%) Active Directory
2 24 (36.36%) Hyper-V
3 15 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.55%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.52%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.52%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.52%) vSphere
6 1 (1.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (33.33%) SCCM
2 17 (25.76%) SCOM
3 2 (3.03%) AirWatch
3 2 (3.03%) WMI
4 1 (1.52%) AppManager
4 1 (1.52%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.52%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.52%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 34 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 29 (43.94%) VMware
3 23 (34.85%) Cisco
4 12 (18.18%) Veeam
5 8 (12.12%) Citrix
6 4 (6.06%) HP
6 4 (6.06%) Informatica
6 4 (6.06%) Oracle
7 3 (4.55%) Apple
7 3 (4.55%) Avaya
8 2 (3.03%) EMC
8 2 (3.03%) Lotus
8 2 (3.03%) Meraki
8 2 (3.03%) Mitel
8 2 (3.03%) MobileIron
8 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.52%) Dell
9 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.52%) Wyse