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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 52 69 82
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 49 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.15% 2.02% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.08% 9.38% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 42 18 0
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -15.29%
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
348 192 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.49% 21.55% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 300 171 186
Average salary £38,500 £33,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.07% -0.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 January 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 January 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 +7 26 £42,500 +46.55% 3
Newport - 18 £44,000 - 1
Torfaen - 2 £34,000 -
Caerphilly +8 1 £21,500 -18.86% 1
Bridgend +5 1 - -
Monmouthshire - 1 £22,000 -
Windows Server 2012
Wales

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 81 (100.00%) Windows
2 66 (81.48%) VMware
3 65 (80.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 60 (74.07%) MS Exchange
5 57 (70.37%) Exchange Server 2013
6 56 (69.14%) Microsoft
6 56 (69.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 49 (60.49%) Active Directory
8 39 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2007
9 37 (45.68%) Exchange Server 2010
10 35 (43.21%) VMware Infrastructure
11 34 (41.98%) Cisco
12 27 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 25 (30.86%) Exchange Server 2003
13 25 (30.86%) Firewall
13 25 (30.86%) MS Excel
13 25 (30.86%) Citrix
14 22 (27.16%) Hyper-V
15 21 (25.93%) SQL Server
16 20 (24.69%) SAN
16 20 (24.69%) Office 365
17 17 (20.99%) Cisco Certification
17 17 (20.99%) Microsoft Certification
18 16 (19.75%) VCP5
19 14 (17.28%) Terminal Services
19 14 (17.28%) Linux
20 11 (13.58%) VMware ESX
20 11 (13.58%) IBM
20 11 (13.58%) TCP/IP
21 9 (11.11%) HTTP

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 60 (74.07%) MS Exchange
2 57 (70.37%) Exchange Server 2013
3 39 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 37 (45.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (30.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (11.11%) WebSphere
6 9 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
7 8 (9.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (7.41%) IIS
9 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2000
10 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
10 3 (3.70%) Lync
11 1 (1.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 25 (30.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.23%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 20 (24.69%) Office 365
2 2 (2.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (30.86%) Firewall
2 20 (24.69%) SAN
3 11 (13.58%) TCP/IP
4 9 (11.11%) HTTP
5 7 (8.64%) Cisco PIX
5 7 (8.64%) iSCSI
5 7 (8.64%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (7.41%) LAN
6 6 (7.41%) WAN
7 4 (4.94%) DHCP
7 4 (4.94%) VoIP
8 3 (3.70%) DNS
8 3 (3.70%) IP Telephony
9 2 (2.47%) NetScaler
9 2 (2.47%) Internet
10 1 (1.23%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.47%) Big Data
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 9 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Advertising
3 3 (3.70%) Marketing
4 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (43.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (19.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (12.35%) Analyst
5 8 (9.88%) Project Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) Consultant
7 6 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Wintel Consultant
9 3 (3.70%) Server Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) IT Support
9 3 (3.70%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Technical Support
9 3 (3.70%) Architect
9 3 (3.70%) Server Support
9 3 (3.70%) Technical Support Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Server Support Engineer
10 2 (2.47%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 2 (2.47%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) XML
1 2 (2.47%) XSD
1 2 (2.47%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.11%) AS400
2 7 (8.64%) EqualLogic
2 7 (8.64%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.41%) Clustering
3 6 (7.41%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 81 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (80.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (69.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (17.28%) Linux
5 9 (11.11%) OS/400
6 8 (9.88%) Windows 7
7 7 (8.64%) Windows 2000 Server
8 6 (7.41%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (6.17%) Change Control
2 5 (6.17%) ITIL
3 3 (3.70%) ERP
3 3 (3.70%) Project Management
4 2 (2.47%) Business Analysis
4 2 (2.47%) Load Balancing
4 2 (2.47%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (2.47%) Data Architecture
4 2 (2.47%) Mobile Marketing
4 2 (2.47%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (2.47%) E-Commerce
5 1 (1.23%) Migration
5 1 (1.23%) Line Management
5 1 (1.23%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.88%) SQL
2 6 (7.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 17 (20.99%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (20.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (19.75%) VCP5
4 9 (11.11%) CCNA
5 8 (9.88%) CCNP
5 8 (9.88%) MCITP
6 5 (6.17%) MCP
6 5 (6.17%) MCSE
7 3 (3.70%) MCSA
8 2 (2.47%) CCA
8 2 (2.47%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (2.47%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.23%) MCSD
9 1 (1.23%) HND
System Software
1 49 (60.49%) Active Directory
2 35 (43.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (27.16%) Hyper-V
4 14 (17.28%) Terminal Services
5 11 (13.58%) VMware ESX
6 9 (11.11%) XenApp
7 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (4.94%) XenServer
9 2 (2.47%) XenDesktop
9 2 (2.47%) DFS Replication
9 2 (2.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.23%) SCSM
2 1 (1.23%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.23%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.23%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (1.23%) SCCM
2 1 (1.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 66 (81.48%) VMware
2 56 (69.14%) Microsoft
3 34 (41.98%) Cisco
4 25 (30.86%) Citrix
5 11 (13.58%) IBM
6 8 (9.88%) Dell
7 4 (4.94%) LANDesk
7 4 (4.94%) NetApp
8 2 (2.47%) Veeam
8 2 (2.47%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.47%) IPFX
8 2 (2.47%) Oracle
9 1 (1.23%) Cognos
9 1 (1.23%) BMC
9 1 (1.23%) Lotus
9 1 (1.23%) Apple
Caerphilly
IntaPeople
Salary: £0 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago