Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 150 165 105
Rank change year-on-year +15 -60 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 65 68 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.38% 1.26% 2.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.16% 5.89% 11.73%
Number of salaries quoted 51 30 119
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £38,250 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.96% -7.83% +20.29%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,025 £26,100
90th Percentile £58,627 £55,750 £61,250
UK median annual salary £36,835 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.77% - -

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 1,056 1,155 1,211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 22.49% 21.43% 21.47%
Number of salaries quoted 620 751 799
Scotland median annual salary £44,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.30% +8.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

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 15 November 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 15 November 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 +24 28 £36,670 -0.89% 3
Edinburgh -10 24 £45,000 +12.50%
West Lothian +26 12 £31,500 +17.76% 1
Scottish Borders +3 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
UK

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 56 (86.15%) Active Directory
3 51 (78.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (67.69%) Windows Server
5 35 (53.85%) Microsoft
6 28 (43.08%) Firewall
7 25 (38.46%) DNS
8 24 (36.92%) DHCP
9 22 (33.85%) VMware
10 17 (26.15%) SQL
10 17 (26.15%) IIS
10 17 (26.15%) SCCM
10 17 (26.15%) Office 365
11 16 (24.62%) TCP/IP
12 15 (23.08%) Risk Management
13 14 (21.54%) VoIP
13 14 (21.54%) Azure
13 14 (21.54%) Problem-Solving
14 13 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
14 13 (20.00%) Cisco
15 12 (18.46%) IBM
15 12 (18.46%) HTTP
15 12 (18.46%) LAN
15 12 (18.46%) IBM HTTP Server
15 12 (18.46%) Continuous Improvement
16 11 (16.92%) PowerShell
16 11 (16.92%) Windows 10
16 11 (16.92%) Mentoring
16 11 (16.92%) WAN
16 11 (16.92%) Microsoft Office

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 17 (26.15%) IIS
2 12 (18.46%) IBM HTTP Server
3 8 (12.31%) MS Exchange
4 6 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (16.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (26.15%) Office 365
2 14 (21.54%) Azure
3 5 (7.69%) AWS
4 4 (6.15%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.54%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.54%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (43.08%) Firewall
2 25 (38.46%) DNS
3 24 (36.92%) DHCP
4 16 (24.62%) TCP/IP
5 14 (21.54%) VoIP
6 12 (18.46%) HTTP
6 12 (18.46%) LAN
7 11 (16.92%) WAN
8 9 (13.85%) VPN
9 8 (12.31%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (7.69%) SAN
11 4 (6.15%) BGP
11 4 (6.15%) OSPF
11 4 (6.15%) Software-Defined Networking
11 4 (6.15%) VLAN
11 4 (6.15%) VPLS
12 3 (4.62%) ADSL
12 3 (4.62%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (4.62%) NAS
13 2 (3.08%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Bitbucket
1 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.08%) Maven
1 2 (3.08%) WinDbg
2 1 (1.54%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (9.23%) Finance
1 6 (9.23%) Public Sector
2 2 (3.08%) Financial Institution
2 2 (3.08%) Legal
3 1 (1.54%) Local Government
3 1 (1.54%) Publishing
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (13.85%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (12.31%) Wintel Engineer
3 7 (10.77%) Support Engineer
4 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Analyst
5 5 (7.69%) Consultant
5 5 (7.69%) IT Support
5 5 (7.69%) Network Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Administrator
6 4 (6.15%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) IT Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.15%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) IT Technician
7 3 (4.62%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Security Specialist
7 3 (4.62%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) LDAP
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (3.08%) RESTful
3 2 (3.08%) SOAP
3 2 (3.08%) Web Services
4 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.15%) EMC VNX
2 4 (6.15%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (6.15%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.08%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.08%) Handset
4 2 (3.08%) iPhone
4 2 (3.08%) Replication
4 2 (3.08%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.54%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.54%) CCTV
5 1 (1.54%) Clustering
5 1 (1.54%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (78.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (67.69%) Windows Server
4 11 (16.92%) Windows 10
5 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (10.77%) Linux
6 7 (10.77%) Windows XP
7 5 (7.69%) CentOS
8 4 (6.15%) Debian
9 3 (4.62%) Windows 7
9 3 (4.62%) Windows 8
10 2 (3.08%) Android
10 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.54%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.54%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.08%) Risk Management
2 14 (21.54%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 12 (18.46%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (16.92%) Mentoring
6 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (15.38%) Decision-Making
6 10 (15.38%) Proactive Management
6 10 (15.38%) SDLC
6 10 (15.38%) Service Management
7 7 (10.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 5 (7.69%) Customer-Centric Approach
8 5 (7.69%) Customer-Centricity
8 5 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 4 (6.15%) Coaching
9 4 (6.15%) Data Privacy
9 4 (6.15%) Network Management
9 4 (6.15%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.15%) SQL
2 11 (16.92%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.08%) Java
3 2 (3.08%) VBScript
4 1 (1.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (10.77%) CCNP
3 6 (9.23%) MCSE
3 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.15%) MCSA
4 4 (6.15%) RHCT
5 2 (3.08%) CCNA
5 2 (3.08%) CCSP
5 2 (3.08%) CCVP
5 2 (3.08%) DBS Check
5 2 (3.08%) Degree
6 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.54%) LPIC
6 1 (1.54%) RHCE
6 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.54%) VCAP
6 1 (1.54%) VCP6
6 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) SLA
2 6 (9.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.08%) QA
4 1 (1.54%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 56 (86.15%) Active Directory
2 11 (16.92%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
3 10 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (10.77%) Hyper-V
5 5 (7.69%) KVM
5 5 (7.69%) vSphere
6 4 (6.15%) pfSense
6 4 (6.15%) VMware NSX
7 2 (3.08%) BitLocker
7 2 (3.08%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.54%) Xen
8 1 (1.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (26.15%) SCCM
2 5 (7.69%) Nagios
2 5 (7.69%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 4 (6.15%) ZABBIX
4 3 (4.62%) Backup Exec
4 3 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.08%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.54%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.54%) Ansible
6 1 (1.54%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (1.54%) DameWare
6 1 (1.54%) Grafana
6 1 (1.54%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (1.54%) PowerCLI
6 1 (1.54%) Puppet
6 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (1.54%) Terraform
6 1 (1.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 22 (33.85%) VMware
3 13 (20.00%) Cisco
4 12 (18.46%) IBM
5 8 (12.31%) Citrix
6 7 (10.77%) Apple
7 5 (7.69%) Dell
7 5 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 5 (7.69%) Trend Micro
7 5 (7.69%) Veeam
8 4 (6.15%) Avaya
8 4 (6.15%) EMC
8 4 (6.15%) HP
8 4 (6.15%) MobileIron
8 4 (6.15%) Spiceworks
8 4 (6.15%) Symantec
9 3 (4.62%) Oracle
9 3 (4.62%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (3.08%) Sonus
10 2 (3.08%) Veritas