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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 49 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 40 32 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.59% 2.93% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.54% 12.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 37 31 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
319 263 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 28.64% 24.08% 29.13%
Number of salaries quoted 289 242 209
Average salary £33,500 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.94% +5.88%
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 £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 23 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 23 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 -2 29 £29,500 -18.05% 4
Torfaen - 2 £43,000 - 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 23 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 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (79.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (76.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 41 (69.49%) VMware
5 28 (47.46%) MS Exchange
6 26 (44.07%) SQL
7 25 (42.37%) Microsoft
8 24 (40.68%) Cisco
9 19 (32.20%) ITIL
10 18 (30.51%) SAN
10 18 (30.51%) Active Directory
11 17 (28.81%) Firewall
11 17 (28.81%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (27.12%) IIS
13 15 (25.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 14 (23.73%) Linux
14 14 (23.73%) Exchange Server 2013
15 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
15 13 (22.03%) Exchange Server 2003
16 12 (20.34%) TCP/IP
16 12 (20.34%) Citrix
17 11 (18.64%) Degree
17 11 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2010
18 10 (16.95%) Hyper-V
18 10 (16.95%) Exchange Server 2007
18 10 (16.95%) Change Management
18 10 (16.95%) CCNA
18 10 (16.95%) Cisco Certification
18 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
19 9 (15.25%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 28 (47.46%) MS Exchange
2 16 (27.12%) IIS
3 14 (23.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (22.03%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (16.95%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
8 4 (6.78%) Lync
9 3 (5.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (1.69%) WorkSite
10 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (30.51%) SAN
2 17 (28.81%) Firewall
3 12 (20.34%) TCP/IP
4 8 (13.56%) DNS
5 6 (10.17%) NAS
6 5 (8.47%) SNMP
7 2 (3.39%) Internet
7 2 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.69%) OSPF
8 1 (1.69%) BGP
8 1 (1.69%) EIGRP
8 1 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.69%) VPN
8 1 (1.69%) ADSL
8 1 (1.69%) LAN
8 1 (1.69%) VoIP
8 1 (1.69%) WAN
8 1 (1.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.69%) MySQL
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) ClearQuest
General
1 4 (6.78%) Legal
2 3 (5.08%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Banking
3 2 (3.39%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Welsh Language
4 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (30.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (22.03%) Server Engineer
3 9 (15.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Support Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Wintel Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Senior Server Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Test Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Server Support
8 4 (6.78%) Server Support Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Agile Test Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) QA Test Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) QA Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (5.08%) Administrator
10 2 (3.39%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Clustering
2 3 (5.08%) Replication
3 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (79.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (76.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (23.73%) Linux
5 9 (15.25%) Windows 2000 Server
6 8 (13.56%) Solaris
7 6 (10.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (10.17%) UNIX
8 5 (8.47%) Windows 8
8 5 (8.47%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) ITIL
2 10 (16.95%) Change Management
3 6 (10.17%) Service Management
3 6 (10.17%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (10.17%) Competitive Intelligence
4 5 (8.47%) Software Testing
4 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.78%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.08%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.39%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.39%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.39%) Database Tuning
7 2 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.69%) Change Control
8 1 (1.69%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.69%) Project Management
8 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.69%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.07%) SQL
2 3 (5.08%) C#
3 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (18.64%) Degree
3 10 (16.95%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (16.95%) CCNA
4 9 (15.25%) MCSE
5 6 (10.17%) RHCE
6 4 (6.78%) CCNP
6 4 (6.78%) CCA
6 4 (6.78%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
7 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
8 2 (3.39%) MCSA
8 2 (3.39%) ISEB
8 2 (3.39%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.69%) MCITP
9 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.69%) MCP
9 1 (1.69%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (30.51%) Active Directory
2 17 (28.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (16.95%) Hyper-V
4 7 (11.86%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.69%) XenApp
5 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) NetBackup
2 5 (8.47%) BladeLogic
2 5 (8.47%) BMC Performance Manager
2 5 (8.47%) SCOM
2 5 (8.47%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 41 (69.49%) VMware
2 25 (42.37%) Microsoft
3 24 (40.68%) Cisco
4 12 (20.34%) Citrix
5 9 (15.25%) HP
6 8 (13.56%) NetApp
6 8 (13.56%) Red Hat
7 6 (10.17%) Oracle
8 5 (8.47%) BMC
9 4 (6.78%) Dell
10 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.69%) WatchGuard
11 1 (1.69%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.69%) Red Gate
11 1 (1.69%) IBM
11 1 (1.69%) Juniper
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