The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 49 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 42 31 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.67% 2.75% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.80% 10.95% -
Number of salaries quoted 39 30 0
Average salary £29,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -37.50%
Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
328 283 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 28.65% 25.13% 29.36%
Number of salaries quoted 299 261 214
Average salary £33,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Windows Server 2012
Wales

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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 -1 30 £29,250 -18.75% 4
Torfaen - 3 £46,000 - 1
Newport - 1 £37,500 -
Windows Server 2012
Wales

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 61 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (78.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 48 (78.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (68.85%) VMware
4 30 (49.18%) MS Exchange
5 26 (42.62%) Microsoft
5 26 (42.62%) SQL
6 25 (40.98%) Cisco
7 18 (29.51%) ITIL
7 18 (29.51%) SAN
8 17 (27.87%) Active Directory
8 17 (27.87%) Firewall
9 16 (26.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 16 (26.23%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (26.23%) IIS
9 16 (26.23%) Exchange Server 2013
10 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
10 15 (24.59%) Exchange Server 2003
11 14 (22.95%) Linux
12 12 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2007
12 12 (19.67%) TCP/IP
12 12 (19.67%) Citrix
12 12 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (18.03%) Hyper-V
13 11 (18.03%) Office 365
13 11 (18.03%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (18.03%) CCNA
13 11 (18.03%) Degree
14 10 (16.39%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 30 (49.18%) MS Exchange
2 16 (26.23%) IIS
2 16 (26.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (24.59%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (8.20%) SharePoint
6 4 (6.56%) Lync
7 3 (4.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (1.64%) WorkSite
8 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (29.51%) SAN
2 17 (27.87%) Firewall
3 12 (19.67%) TCP/IP
4 9 (14.75%) DNS
5 5 (8.20%) SNMP
5 5 (8.20%) NAS
6 2 (3.28%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.28%) Internet
7 1 (1.64%) ADSL
7 1 (1.64%) LAN
7 1 (1.64%) VoIP
7 1 (1.64%) WAN
7 1 (1.64%) DHCP
7 1 (1.64%) OSPF
7 1 (1.64%) BGP
7 1 (1.64%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.64%) MySQL
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) ClearQuest
General
1 4 (6.56%) Legal
2 3 (4.92%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.64%) Welsh Language
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (31.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (21.31%) Server Engineer
3 10 (16.39%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Support Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Analyst
5 7 (11.48%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Test Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Wintel Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Server Support
6 5 (8.20%) Server Support Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Senior Server Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Administrator
8 3 (4.92%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.92%) QA Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) QA Test Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Agile Test Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Clustering
2 4 (6.56%) Replication
3 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.64%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 61 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (78.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 48 (78.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (22.95%) Linux
4 9 (14.75%) Windows 2000 Server
5 8 (13.11%) Solaris
6 6 (9.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (9.84%) UNIX
7 5 (8.20%) Windows XP
7 5 (8.20%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) ITIL
2 10 (16.39%) Change Management
3 6 (9.84%) Service Management
3 6 (9.84%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (9.84%) Competitive Intelligence
4 5 (8.20%) Software Testing
4 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.56%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (6.56%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.92%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.92%) Database Tuning
7 2 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.28%) Logistics
7 2 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.28%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.64%) Project Management
8 1 (1.64%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.64%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (42.62%) SQL
2 3 (4.92%) C#
3 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (26.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (18.03%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (18.03%) CCNA
2 11 (18.03%) Degree
3 10 (16.39%) MCSE
4 6 (9.84%) RHCE
5 5 (8.20%) CCA
5 5 (8.20%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (6.56%) CCNP
7 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
7 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
8 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
8 2 (3.28%) ISEB
8 2 (3.28%) MCSA
9 1 (1.64%) MCP
9 1 (1.64%) CCDP
9 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.64%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (27.87%) Active Directory
2 16 (26.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (18.03%) Hyper-V
4 8 (13.11%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.64%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (8.20%) BladeLogic
1 5 (8.20%) BMC Performance Manager
1 5 (8.20%) SCOM
1 5 (8.20%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 42 (68.85%) VMware
2 26 (42.62%) Microsoft
3 25 (40.98%) Cisco
4 12 (19.67%) Citrix
5 9 (14.75%) HP
6 8 (13.11%) NetApp
6 8 (13.11%) Red Hat
7 6 (9.84%) Oracle
8 5 (8.20%) BMC
9 4 (6.56%) Dell
10 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.64%) IBM
11 1 (1.64%) Juniper
11 1 (1.64%) WatchGuard
11 1 (1.64%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.64%) Red Gate
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum
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