Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 100 111
Rank change year-on-year -33 +11 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 109 102 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.92% 2.19% 2.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.76% 10.55% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 78 70 83
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -11.69% +2.67%
10th Percentile £26,938 £23,450 £26,900
90th Percentile £60,000 £47,500 £58,750
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 1,117 967 1,537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 19.72% 20.73% 25.34%
Number of salaries quoted 728 637 888
Scotland median annual salary £39,250 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.42% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,975 £25,450 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year +3.45% +0.58% +1.76%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +23 65 £41,500 +27.69% 3
Glasgow -55 19 £45,000 +13.92% 4
North Lanarkshire -7 6 £47,500 -
Fife - 6 £19,500 -
Inverclyde +5 4 £37,500 -1.32%
West Lothian -5 4 £35,000 +34.62% 1
Lanarkshire - 2 £32,750 -
Dundee -6 1 - - 1
Aberdeen -10 1 - -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £30,000 -
Windows Server 2012
UK

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 109 (100.00%) Windows
2 84 (77.06%) Windows Server
3 64 (58.72%) VMware
4 62 (56.88%) Active Directory
5 56 (51.38%) Microsoft
6 51 (46.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 45 (41.28%) SCCM
8 41 (37.61%) SCOM
9 39 (35.78%) Hyper-V
10 33 (30.28%) Cisco
11 32 (29.36%) SQL Server
12 31 (28.44%) ITIL
13 30 (27.52%) SAN
14 28 (25.69%) MS Exchange
15 27 (24.77%) PowerShell
16 26 (23.85%) Windows 10
17 25 (22.94%) SQL
18 24 (22.02%) Data Centre
19 23 (21.10%) Firewall
19 23 (21.10%) DNS
20 22 (20.18%) Office 365
21 21 (19.27%) VMware Infrastructure
21 21 (19.27%) Microsoft Azure
22 20 (18.35%) Citrix
22 20 (18.35%) Microsoft Certification
23 18 (16.51%) MCSE
24 17 (15.60%) VPN
25 16 (14.68%) Finance
26 14 (12.84%) SLA
26 14 (12.84%) DHCP

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 28 (25.69%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.01%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (9.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (7.34%) IBM Domino
5 7 (6.42%) IIS
6 6 (5.50%) Skype for Business
7 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.92%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (8.26%) Elite 3E
2 2 (1.83%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (20.18%) Office 365
2 21 (19.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (10.09%) Mimecast
4 7 (6.42%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (3.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (3.67%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.83%) IaaS
6 2 (1.83%) PaaS
6 2 (1.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (27.52%) SAN
2 23 (21.10%) DNS
2 23 (21.10%) Firewall
3 17 (15.60%) VPN
4 14 (12.84%) DHCP
5 12 (11.01%) TCP/IP
6 9 (8.26%) IP Telephony
7 8 (7.34%) VLAN
8 6 (5.50%) LAN
9 5 (4.59%) Skype
9 5 (4.59%) WAN
10 4 (3.67%) Internet
10 4 (3.67%) NAS
10 4 (3.67%) Unified Communications
11 3 (2.75%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (2.75%) NetScaler
12 2 (1.83%) iSCSI
12 2 (1.83%) VoIP
12 2 (1.83%) Wireless
13 1 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (29.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.83%) SQLBase
3 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Maven
1 3 (2.75%) Subversion
1 3 (2.75%) TeamCity
2 2 (1.83%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.83%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.92%) JIRA
General
1 16 (14.68%) Finance
2 9 (8.26%) Legal
3 5 (4.59%) Banking
4 3 (2.75%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.75%) Law
5 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (22.02%) Analyst
2 19 (17.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (16.51%) IT Support
4 16 (14.68%) IT Engineer
5 15 (13.76%) Project Manager
6 12 (11.01%) Support Analyst
7 11 (10.09%) Infrastructure Support
8 10 (9.17%) IT Technician
9 9 (8.26%) IT Manager
9 9 (8.26%) IT Support Technician
9 9 (8.26%) Support Manager
9 9 (8.26%) Support Technician
10 8 (7.34%) IT Project Manager
10 8 (7.34%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (6.42%) Consultant
11 7 (6.42%) Infrastructure Manager
11 7 (6.42%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 7 (6.42%) Infrastructure Support Manager
11 7 (6.42%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 7 (6.42%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.42%) REST
2 4 (3.67%) .NET
2 4 (3.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.83%) CSS
3 2 (1.83%) HTML
3 2 (1.83%) WinForms
3 2 (1.83%) WPF
4 1 (0.92%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.92%) XML
4 1 (0.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.02%) Data Centre
2 12 (11.01%) Virtual Team
3 8 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.34%) EMC VNX
4 4 (3.67%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.75%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.83%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.83%) PDA
7 1 (0.92%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.92%) Clustering
7 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.92%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.92%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.92%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.92%) iPad
7 1 (0.92%) iPhone
7 1 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.92%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 109 (100.00%) Windows
2 84 (77.06%) Windows Server
3 51 (46.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (23.85%) Windows 10
5 9 (8.26%) Linux
6 7 (6.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.67%) Unix
7 4 (3.67%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.92%) Android
8 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.92%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.44%) ITIL
2 12 (11.01%) Capacity Planning
3 11 (10.09%) Project Management
4 10 (9.17%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (9.17%) Document Management
4 10 (9.17%) ITIL V3
4 10 (9.17%) PRINCE2
4 10 (9.17%) Release Management
4 10 (9.17%) Service Delivery
5 9 (8.26%) Performance Management
5 9 (8.26%) Practice Management
5 9 (8.26%) Project Planning
5 9 (8.26%) Validation
6 8 (7.34%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (7.34%) Mentoring
7 7 (6.42%) Coaching
7 7 (6.42%) Facilities Management
7 7 (6.42%) Service Management
8 6 (5.50%) Change Management
9 5 (4.59%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 27 (24.77%) PowerShell
2 25 (22.94%) SQL
3 3 (2.75%) Java
4 2 (1.83%) C#
4 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.83%) VB
4 2 (1.83%) VBScript
5 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.92%) Ruby
5 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.92%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (18.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (16.51%) MCSE
3 9 (8.26%) CCNA
3 9 (8.26%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (7.34%) MCP
5 7 (6.42%) Degree
5 7 (6.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (3.67%) MCSA
7 2 (1.83%) CCIE
7 2 (1.83%) CCNP
8 1 (0.92%) HNC
8 1 (0.92%) HND
8 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (12.84%) SLA
2 13 (11.93%) ISO 9001
3 8 (7.34%) GDPR
4 3 (2.75%) QA
5 1 (0.92%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 62 (56.88%) Active Directory
2 39 (35.78%) Hyper-V
3 21 (19.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (8.26%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (7.34%) XenApp
6 6 (5.50%) XenDesktop
7 5 (4.59%) vSphere
8 4 (3.67%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (3.67%) Terminal Server
9 3 (2.75%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.92%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.92%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 45 (41.28%) SCCM
2 41 (37.61%) SCOM
3 7 (6.42%) FortiGate
3 7 (6.42%) Trend Micro Deep Security
4 5 (4.59%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (3.67%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (3.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (1.83%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.83%) WMI
7 1 (0.92%) Ansible
7 1 (0.92%) AppManager
7 1 (0.92%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.92%) Puppet
7 1 (0.92%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 64 (58.72%) VMware
2 56 (51.38%) Microsoft
3 33 (30.28%) Cisco
4 20 (18.35%) Citrix
5 11 (10.09%) SolarWinds
5 11 (10.09%) Veeam
6 9 (8.26%) EMC
6 9 (8.26%) Lotus
7 7 (6.42%) F5
7 7 (6.42%) Fortinet
7 7 (6.42%) iManage
7 7 (6.42%) Juniper
7 7 (6.42%) MobileIron
7 7 (6.42%) NetApp
7 7 (6.42%) Trend Micro
8 6 (5.50%) HP
9 4 (3.67%) Google
9 4 (3.67%) ServiceNow
9 4 (3.67%) Symantec
10 3 (2.75%) CheckPoint