Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
UK > Scotland
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 100 95
Rank change year-on-year -65 -5 +61
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 64 126 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.17% 2.36% 2.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.71% 11.33% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 42 96 93
Scotland median annual salary £38,000 £40,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.59% +15.00% -6.04%
10th Percentile £24,100 £25,250 £25,300
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.33% - -

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 1,121 1,112 1,288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.53% 20.84% 22.74%
Number of salaries quoted 719 668 763
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £61,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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
Glasgow -15 28 £38,000 -5.00% 2
Edinburgh -52 23 £40,000 -23.81% 1
West Lothian -4 4 £26,750 +2.88%
Stirling - 4 - - 2
Dundee +11 2 - -
Renfrewshire -1 1 £36,500 +5.80%
North Lanarkshire -2 1 £32,000 +14.29%
Scottish Borders - 1 £40,000 - 1
Windows Server 2012
UK

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (64.06%) Windows Server
3 40 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (54.69%) Microsoft
5 28 (43.75%) VMware
6 25 (39.06%) Active Directory
6 25 (39.06%) Office 365
7 24 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 22 (34.38%) DNS
9 21 (32.81%) DHCP
10 20 (31.25%) Cisco
11 19 (29.69%) Windows 10
12 18 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
13 17 (26.56%) Hyper-V
13 17 (26.56%) Microsoft Azure
14 16 (25.00%) Linux
15 15 (23.44%) SQL
15 15 (23.44%) SAN
16 14 (21.88%) Microsoft Office
17 13 (20.31%) ITIL
18 11 (17.19%) Windows 7
18 11 (17.19%) PowerShell
19 10 (15.63%) MS Exchange
19 10 (15.63%) WAN
19 10 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 9 (14.06%) LAN
20 9 (14.06%) VoIP
20 9 (14.06%) Finance
20 9 (14.06%) SCCM
20 9 (14.06%) Degree

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 10 (15.63%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.69%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.13%) IIS
4 2 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.56%) Apache
5 1 (1.56%) JBoss
5 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (21.88%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (39.06%) Office 365
2 17 (26.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (34.38%) DNS
2 21 (32.81%) DHCP
3 15 (23.44%) SAN
4 10 (15.63%) WAN
5 9 (14.06%) LAN
5 9 (14.06%) VoIP
6 8 (12.50%) Firewall
7 6 (9.38%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (7.81%) TCP/IP
8 5 (7.81%) VLAN
9 4 (6.25%) CTI
10 3 (4.69%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (4.69%) Intranet
10 3 (4.69%) iSCSI
10 3 (4.69%) VPN
11 2 (3.13%) Internet
11 2 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (1.56%) BGP
12 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
12 1 (1.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) DB2
3 1 (1.56%) MySQL
3 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.56%) Maven
3 1 (1.56%) Subversion
3 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Law
3 2 (3.13%) Advertising
3 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (14.06%) Analyst
1 9 (14.06%) Support Analyst
1 9 (14.06%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 8 (12.50%) IT Support
3 7 (10.94%) Administrator
3 7 (10.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (10.94%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (7.81%) Support Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 4 (6.25%) Graduate
5 4 (6.25%) IT Administrator
5 4 (6.25%) IT Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) IT Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.69%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Graduate Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) IT Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) .NET
2 2 (3.13%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.56%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.56%) J2EE
3 1 (1.56%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.69%) Clustering
3 3 (4.69%) Fintech
4 2 (3.13%) PMI
4 2 (3.13%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.56%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.56%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.56%) iPad
5 1 (1.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (64.06%) Windows Server
3 40 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (29.69%) Windows 10
5 16 (25.00%) Linux
6 11 (17.19%) Windows 7
7 6 (9.38%) Windows 8
8 5 (7.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (4.69%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.56%) CentOS
10 1 (1.56%) Unix
10 1 (1.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.31%) ITIL
2 10 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 8 (12.50%) Project Management
4 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (7.81%) DevOps
7 4 (6.25%) Analytics
7 4 (6.25%) Incident Management
7 4 (6.25%) Proactive Management
7 4 (6.25%) Server Management
7 4 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.25%) Service Management
7 4 (6.25%) WFM
8 3 (4.69%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (4.69%) IT Strategy
8 3 (4.69%) Migration
8 3 (4.69%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.69%) Programme Delivery
8 3 (4.69%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.44%) SQL
2 11 (17.19%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.69%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.69%) Java
4 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.56%) C#
5 1 (1.56%) Python
5 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Degree
2 6 (9.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.13%) CCNA
4 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.13%) MCP
4 2 (3.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) SLA
2 2 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.13%) GDPR
2 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.13%) QA
3 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (39.06%) Active Directory
2 18 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (26.56%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.81%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (6.25%) Firmware
5 4 (6.25%) NFS
5 4 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (6.25%) VMware NSX
6 3 (4.69%) vSphere
7 1 (1.56%) iptables
7 1 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.56%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) SCCM
2 5 (7.81%) SCOM
3 4 (6.25%) vCenter Server
3 4 (6.25%) vMotion
4 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (4.69%) PowerCLI
4 3 (4.69%) SCDPM
5 2 (3.13%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.56%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.56%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.56%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 35 (54.69%) Microsoft
2 28 (43.75%) VMware
3 20 (31.25%) Cisco
4 8 (12.50%) HP
5 7 (10.94%) Red Hat
6 6 (9.38%) Meraki
7 5 (7.81%) Citrix
7 5 (7.81%) Dell
8 3 (4.69%) Xero
9 2 (3.13%) EMC
9 2 (3.13%) Informatica
9 2 (3.13%) MobileIron
9 2 (3.13%) Veeam
10 1 (1.56%) Apple
10 1 (1.56%) Avaya
10 1 (1.56%) Hitachi
10 1 (1.56%) Juniper
10 1 (1.56%) NetApp
10 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.56%) Splunk