Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
UK > Scotland
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 170 173 108
Rank change year-on-year +3 -65 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 55 67 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.04% 1.16% 2.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.96% 6.23% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 44 41 72
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,050
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.59% -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 1,109 1,075 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.89% 18.69% 20.03%
Number of salaries quoted 739 654 581
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,850 £57,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +3.45%

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 25 May 2019.

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 25 May 2019. 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
Glasgow +33 28 £55,000 +35.80% 4
Edinburgh -30 19 £47,500 +46.15%
West Lothian -6 6 £31,500 -10.00%
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 £35,000 -
Windows Server 2012
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (61.82%) Windows Server
3 30 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 25 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 19 (34.55%) SQL
6 17 (30.91%) PowerShell
7 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 15 (27.27%) Linux
7 15 (27.27%) VMware
8 14 (25.45%) Web Services
8 14 (25.45%) Git (software)
8 14 (25.45%) Opscode Chef
9 13 (23.64%) RESTful
9 13 (23.64%) DNS
9 13 (23.64%) Java
9 13 (23.64%) DHCP
9 13 (23.64%) SOAP
10 12 (21.82%) Hyper-V
11 11 (20.00%) DevOps
11 11 (20.00%) Finance
11 11 (20.00%) Degree
12 10 (18.18%) Maven
12 10 (18.18%) Financial Institution
12 10 (18.18%) SSL
12 10 (18.18%) Unit Testing
12 10 (18.18%) Jenkins
12 10 (18.18%) Bitbucket
13 9 (16.36%) Office 365
13 9 (16.36%) QA

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 8 (14.55%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.82%) IIS
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) Office 365
2 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.45%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.82%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 1 (1.82%) IaaS
5 1 (1.82%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.82%) PaaS
5 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) DHCP
1 13 (23.64%) DNS
2 10 (18.18%) SSL
3 9 (16.36%) VLAN
4 8 (14.55%) Ethernet
5 6 (10.91%) Firewall
6 5 (9.09%) LAN
6 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 5 (9.09%) WAN
7 4 (7.27%) SAN
7 4 (7.27%) VPN
8 3 (5.45%) VoIP
8 3 (5.45%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (3.64%) ADSL
10 1 (1.82%) Broadband
10 1 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.82%) NAS
10 1 (1.82%) Skype
10 1 (1.82%) SMTP
10 1 (1.82%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (25.45%) Git (software)
2 10 (18.18%) Bitbucket
2 10 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 10 (18.18%) Maven
3 7 (12.73%) Cucumber
3 7 (12.73%) Selenium
4 4 (7.27%) CA Release Automation
4 4 (7.27%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.82%) Hudson
5 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.82%) WinDbg
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 10 (18.18%) Financial Institution
3 4 (7.27%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Legal
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) Norwegian Language
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (25.45%) Developer
2 13 (23.64%) Java Developer
3 12 (21.82%) Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Automation Test Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Software Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Software Test Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Software Test Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Test Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Test Automation Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Test Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Automation Tester
5 6 (10.91%) QA Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) QA Automation Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) QA Automation Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) QA Automation Tester
5 6 (10.91%) QA Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) QA Test Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) QA Test Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) QA Tester
5 6 (10.91%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.45%) Web Services
2 13 (23.64%) RESTful
2 13 (23.64%) SOAP
3 7 (12.73%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.82%) .NET
4 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.82%) CSS
4 1 (1.82%) HTML
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.82%) WinForms
4 1 (1.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Driving Licence
2 3 (5.45%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.82%) Clustering
4 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.82%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.82%) Handset
4 1 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (61.82%) Windows Server
3 30 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (27.27%) Linux
5 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (7.27%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.64%) CentOS
7 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.82%) Debian
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.00%) DevOps
2 10 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 8 (14.55%) Computer Science
4 7 (12.73%) Analytics
4 7 (12.73%) Microservices
4 7 (12.73%) Test Automation
5 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (10.91%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (7.27%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.27%) Deployment Automation
6 4 (7.27%) ITIL
7 3 (5.45%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.64%) CRM
8 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.64%) Release Management
8 2 (3.64%) Server Management
8 2 (3.64%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.82%) Asset Management
9 1 (1.82%) Facilities Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (34.55%) SQL
2 17 (30.91%) PowerShell
3 13 (23.64%) Java
4 7 (12.73%) Shell Script
5 4 (7.27%) Bash Shell
5 4 (7.27%) Python
6 1 (1.82%) C#
6 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) Degree
2 8 (14.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.45%) MCSE
5 2 (3.64%) MCSA
6 1 (1.82%) CCNP
6 1 (1.82%) CCSP
6 1 (1.82%) CCVP
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.82%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.82%) HND
6 1 (1.82%) MCITP
6 1 (1.82%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.36%) QA
2 6 (10.91%) SLA
3 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 25 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 12 (21.82%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.64%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (3.64%) vSphere
5 1 (1.82%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.82%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (25.45%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (12.73%) Kubernetes
3 6 (10.91%) SCCM
4 4 (7.27%) Ansible
5 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.82%) SCOM
5 1 (1.82%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 25 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 15 (27.27%) VMware
3 6 (10.91%) Cisco
4 3 (5.45%) Citrix
5 2 (3.64%) Dell
5 2 (3.64%) HP
6 1 (1.82%) Apple
6 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.82%) IBM
6 1 (1.82%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle
6 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.82%) Sonus