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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 49 62 81
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 50 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.10% 1.69% 0.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.44% 7.61% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 43 14 4
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -17.64%
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
372 184 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.52% 22.22% 23.04%
Number of salaries quoted 312 164 198
Average salary £38,400 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -8 22 £42,500 +49.12%
Newport - 20 £43,250 - 1
Torfaen - 3 £34,000 -
Glamorgan - 2 - -
Caerphilly - 2 £20,750 -
Bridgend - 1 - -
Windows Server 2012
Wales

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 83 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (81.93%) VMware
3 66 (79.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 62 (74.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 61 (73.49%) MS Exchange
5 61 (73.49%) Microsoft
6 58 (69.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 50 (60.24%) Active Directory
8 38 (45.78%) Exchange Server 2007
9 37 (44.58%) VMware Infrastructure
9 37 (44.58%) Exchange Server 2010
10 32 (38.55%) Cisco
11 26 (31.33%) Firewall
12 25 (30.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 25 (30.12%) MS Excel
13 24 (28.92%) SQL Server
13 24 (28.92%) Citrix
13 24 (28.92%) SAN
14 21 (25.30%) Hyper-V
15 20 (24.10%) VCP5
16 19 (22.89%) Exchange Server 2003
16 19 (22.89%) Linux
17 16 (19.28%) Cisco Certification
17 16 (19.28%) Microsoft Certification
17 16 (19.28%) Office 365
18 13 (15.66%) IBM
18 13 (15.66%) OS/400
18 13 (15.66%) HTTP
18 13 (15.66%) WebSphere
18 13 (15.66%) AS400

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 61 (73.49%) MS Exchange
2 58 (69.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 38 (45.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 37 (44.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 19 (22.89%) Exchange Server 2003
6 13 (15.66%) WebSphere
6 13 (15.66%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (4.82%) IIS
8 3 (3.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
9 2 (2.41%) Lync
9 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (1.20%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 25 (30.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.20%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.28%) Office 365
2 3 (3.61%) PaaS
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (31.33%) Firewall
2 24 (28.92%) SAN
3 13 (15.66%) HTTP
4 11 (13.25%) TCP/IP
5 9 (10.84%) Cisco PIX
5 9 (10.84%) iSCSI
5 9 (10.84%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (7.23%) LAN
6 6 (7.23%) WAN
7 4 (4.82%) DHCP
8 3 (3.61%) DNS
9 2 (2.41%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.20%) Wireless
10 1 (1.20%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.20%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.61%) Data Mining
2 3 (3.61%) Big Data
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 13 (15.66%) Finance
2 3 (3.61%) Advertising
2 3 (3.61%) Marketing
3 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (44.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (24.10%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (19.28%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (10.84%) Project Engineer
5 6 (7.23%) Analyst
6 4 (4.82%) Support Engineer
6 4 (4.82%) Consultant
6 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (4.82%) IT Support
7 3 (3.61%) Administrator
7 3 (3.61%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.61%) Architect
8 2 (2.41%) Desktop Support
8 2 (2.41%) Technical Architect
8 2 (2.41%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (2.41%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (2.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (2.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (2.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (2.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) AS400
2 9 (10.84%) EqualLogic
2 9 (10.84%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.61%) Clustering
4 3 (3.61%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 83 (100.00%) Windows
2 66 (79.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 62 (74.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (22.89%) Linux
5 13 (15.66%) OS/400
6 9 (10.84%) Windows 2000 Server
7 8 (9.64%) Windows 7
7 8 (9.64%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (7.23%) ITIL
2 4 (4.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (3.61%) E-Commerce
3 3 (3.61%) ERP
3 3 (3.61%) Mobile Marketing
3 3 (3.61%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (2.41%) Change Control
5 1 (1.20%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (1.20%) Line Management
5 1 (1.20%) Project Management
5 1 (1.20%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.20%) Migration
5 1 (1.20%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.02%) SQL
2 4 (4.82%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (30.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 20 (24.10%) VCP5
3 16 (19.28%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (19.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (13.25%) MCITP
5 8 (9.64%) CCNA
6 7 (8.43%) CCNP
7 5 (6.02%) MCSE
7 5 (6.02%) MCSA
8 2 (2.41%) MCP
8 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.20%) VCP4
9 1 (1.20%) MCSD
9 1 (1.20%) HND
9 1 (1.20%) CCA
9 1 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 50 (60.24%) Active Directory
2 37 (44.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (25.30%) Hyper-V
4 12 (14.46%) Terminal Services
5 8 (9.64%) VMware ESX
6 6 (7.23%) XenApp
7 5 (6.02%) XenServer
8 2 (2.41%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.41%) DFS Replication
8 2 (2.41%) vSphere
8 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) SCCM
1 2 (2.41%) SCOM
2 1 (1.20%) SCSM
2 1 (1.20%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.20%) WSUS
2 1 (1.20%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 68 (81.93%) VMware
2 61 (73.49%) Microsoft
3 32 (38.55%) Cisco
4 24 (28.92%) Citrix
5 13 (15.66%) IBM
6 9 (10.84%) Dell
7 5 (6.02%) NetApp
8 4 (4.82%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.20%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.20%) BMC
9 1 (1.20%) Cognos
9 1 (1.20%) Lotus
9 1 (1.20%) Apple
9 1 (1.20%) McAfee
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