The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 58 44 69
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +25
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 42 46 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.35% 4.22% 2.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.28% 14.79% 8.31%
Number of salaries quoted 41 46 21
Average salary £37,000 £29,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.49% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,980 £36,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Windows Server 2012
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
342 311 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 27.27% 28.53% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 306 290 279
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the South Wales region.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in South Wales

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in South Wales

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -17 26 £37,500 +36.36% 5
Newport -6 6 £32,500 -13.33%
Bridgend -3 4 £34,500 -1.42%
Torfaen -2 2 £22,500 -43.75%
Caerphilly - 1 £37,500 -
Windows Server 2012
Wales

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2012.

1 113 (100.00%) Windows
2 86 (76.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 84 (74.34%) VMware
4 82 (72.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 71 (62.83%) Microsoft
6 61 (53.98%) Active Directory
7 51 (45.13%) MS Exchange
8 44 (38.94%) SAN
8 44 (38.94%) Exchange Server 2013
9 41 (36.28%) VMware Infrastructure
10 36 (31.86%) Exchange Server 2010
11 35 (30.97%) Exchange Server 2007
12 25 (22.12%) Cisco
12 25 (22.12%) SQL Server
13 23 (20.35%) Linux
13 23 (20.35%) MS Excel
13 23 (20.35%) Hyper-V
14 21 (18.58%) Finance
14 21 (18.58%) Firewall
15 20 (17.70%) Microsoft Certification
16 18 (15.93%) ITIL
17 17 (15.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 17 (15.04%) Exchange Server 2003
18 16 (14.16%) IIS
18 16 (14.16%) TCP/IP
19 15 (13.27%) IBM
19 15 (13.27%) Advertising
19 15 (13.27%) Windows 7
20 14 (12.39%) DNS
20 14 (12.39%) Dell

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 51 (45.13%) MS Exchange
2 44 (38.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 36 (31.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 35 (30.97%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (15.04%) Exchange Server 2003
6 16 (14.16%) IIS
7 13 (11.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 13 (11.50%) SharePoint
8 11 (9.73%) Lync
9 3 (2.65%) WebSphere
9 3 (2.65%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.88%) JBoss
10 1 (0.88%) Apache
10 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 23 (20.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.19%) Office 365
2 5 (4.42%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (38.94%) SAN
2 21 (18.58%) Firewall
3 16 (14.16%) TCP/IP
4 14 (12.39%) DNS
5 11 (9.73%) DHCP
6 9 (7.96%) Internet
7 8 (7.08%) iSCSI
8 4 (3.54%) HTTP
9 3 (2.65%) VoIP
10 2 (1.77%) WAN
10 2 (1.77%) VPN
10 2 (1.77%) NAS
11 1 (0.88%) Junos
11 1 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.88%) IPsec
11 1 (0.88%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (0.88%) SNMP
11 1 (0.88%) ADSL
11 1 (0.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.12%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (7.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (7.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (5.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.54%) MySQL
5 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.65%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.65%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 21 (18.58%) Finance
2 15 (13.27%) Advertising
3 1 (0.88%) Local Government
3 1 (0.88%) Welsh Language
3 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (45.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (17.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (15.93%) 3rd Line Support
4 17 (15.04%) Support Engineer
4 17 (15.04%) Administrator
5 13 (11.50%) Systems Administrator
6 12 (10.62%) Server Engineer
7 11 (9.73%) Server Support
8 9 (7.96%) Server Support Engineer
9 6 (5.31%) Project Engineer
9 6 (5.31%) Support Analyst
9 6 (5.31%) Analyst
9 6 (5.31%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (4.42%) DBA
11 4 (3.54%) SQL DBA
11 4 (3.54%) UNIX Engineer
11 4 (3.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 3 (2.65%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
12 3 (2.65%) Database Engineer
12 3 (2.65%) Senior Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.54%) XML
1 4 (3.54%) XSD
1 4 (3.54%) XSLT
2 2 (1.77%) COM
3 1 (0.88%) X-Windows
3 1 (0.88%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.62%) AS400
2 11 (9.73%) Clustering
3 8 (7.08%) EqualLogic
3 8 (7.08%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (4.42%) Replication
5 2 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.88%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 113 (100.00%) Windows
2 86 (76.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 82 (72.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (20.35%) Linux
5 15 (13.27%) Windows 7
6 13 (11.50%) Windows 8
7 12 (10.62%) OS/400
8 8 (7.08%) UNIX
9 4 (3.54%) Solaris
10 3 (2.65%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.93%) ITIL
2 12 (10.62%) Load Balancing
3 8 (7.08%) Database Tuning
3 8 (7.08%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (4.42%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (3.54%) Asset Management
5 4 (3.54%) Resilience Testing
5 4 (3.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (3.54%) Server Building
6 3 (2.65%) Database Mirroring
6 3 (2.65%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (2.65%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (2.65%) PRINCE2
6 3 (2.65%) ETL
6 3 (2.65%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (1.77%) Project Management
8 1 (0.88%) Change Management
8 1 (0.88%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (0.88%) Problem Management
8 1 (0.88%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.73%) SQL
2 10 (8.85%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.42%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.65%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (17.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (15.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (10.62%) VCP5
4 10 (8.85%) MCSE
4 10 (8.85%) MCSA
5 7 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (6.19%) MCITP
6 6 (5.31%) SC Cleared
6 6 (5.31%) Security Cleared
7 5 (4.42%) SAP Certification
7 5 (4.42%) CCNA
8 4 (3.54%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.88%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.19%) SLA
1 7 (6.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.42%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 61 (53.98%) Active Directory
2 41 (36.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (20.35%) Hyper-V
4 11 (9.73%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (6.19%) vSphere
6 5 (4.42%) Terminal Services
7 4 (3.54%) Firmware
7 4 (3.54%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.77%) XenApp
8 2 (1.77%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (4.42%) Backup Exec
2 4 (3.54%) Puppet
2 4 (3.54%) Ansible
3 2 (1.77%) SCCM
4 1 (0.88%) SCOM
4 1 (0.88%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.88%) BMC Performance Manager
4 1 (0.88%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 84 (74.34%) VMware
2 71 (62.83%) Microsoft
3 25 (22.12%) Cisco
4 15 (13.27%) IBM
5 14 (12.39%) Dell
6 10 (8.85%) Citrix
6 10 (8.85%) SolarWinds
7 8 (7.08%) Dell Compellent
7 8 (7.08%) Oracle
7 8 (7.08%) HP
8 7 (6.19%) NetApp
9 5 (4.42%) Red Hat
9 5 (4.42%) SAP
9 5 (4.42%) Veeam
10 4 (3.54%) 3PAR
10 4 (3.54%) Veritas
11 3 (2.65%) CommVault
12 2 (1.77%) ProCurve
12 2 (1.77%) Acronis
12 2 (1.77%) CheckPoint
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