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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 45 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 46 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.25% 1.20% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.59% 4.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 44 11 0
Average salary £29,250 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
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
295 294 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 27.26% 25.13% 29.13%
Number of salaries quoted 274 275 242
Average salary £33,000 £34,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +16 32 £26,000 -13.33%
Torfaen - 5 £40,000 -
Bridgend +19 4 £34,500 -
Newport - 2 £38,500 -
Windows Server 2012
Wales

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 76 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (77.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 59 (77.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (68.42%) VMware
4 44 (57.89%) MS Exchange
5 35 (46.05%) Microsoft
6 33 (43.42%) Cisco
7 30 (39.47%) Exchange Server 2013
8 29 (38.16%) Exchange Server 2003
9 27 (35.53%) SQL
10 26 (34.21%) Firewall
11 23 (30.26%) Active Directory
11 23 (30.26%) VMware Infrastructure
12 22 (28.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 20 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
13 20 (26.32%) Office 365
14 19 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
15 18 (23.68%) SAN
15 18 (23.68%) ITIL
16 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
17 16 (21.05%) Linux
17 16 (21.05%) Hyper-V
18 15 (19.74%) IIS
18 15 (19.74%) Citrix
18 15 (19.74%) Cisco Certification
18 15 (19.74%) Microsoft Certification
18 15 (19.74%) CCNA
19 14 (18.42%) TCP/IP
19 14 (18.42%) Terminal Services
20 11 (14.47%) Clustering

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 44 (57.89%) MS Exchange
2 30 (39.47%) Exchange Server 2013
3 29 (38.16%) Exchange Server 2003
4 20 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
5 19 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (19.74%) IIS
7 9 (11.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (7.89%) SharePoint
9 5 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2000
9 5 (6.58%) Lync
10 1 (1.32%) WorkSite
10 1 (1.32%) IBM Notes
10 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.32%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 20 (26.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (34.21%) Firewall
2 18 (23.68%) SAN
3 14 (18.42%) TCP/IP
4 9 (11.84%) DNS
5 5 (6.58%) SNMP
6 4 (5.26%) Internet
6 4 (5.26%) VoIP
7 3 (3.95%) IP Telephony
7 3 (3.95%) NAS
8 2 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.32%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.32%) WAN
9 1 (1.32%) DHCP
9 1 (1.32%) ADSL
9 1 (1.32%) LAN
9 1 (1.32%) OSPF
9 1 (1.32%) BGP
9 1 (1.32%) EIGRP
9 1 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (9.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) ClearQuest
General
1 4 (5.26%) Legal
2 3 (3.95%) Retail
2 3 (3.95%) Finance
3 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.63%) Advertising
3 2 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Marketing
4 1 (1.32%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 27 (35.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (17.11%) Server Engineer
3 11 (14.47%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (14.47%) Analyst
4 9 (11.84%) Support Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Server Support
5 7 (9.21%) Server Support Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Consultant
7 4 (5.26%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) Administrator
7 4 (5.26%) Wintel Consultant
8 3 (3.95%) Wintel Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Project Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Wintel Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Wintel Server Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Server Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (2.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.63%) .NET
1 2 (2.63%) XML
1 2 (2.63%) XSD
1 2 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Clustering
2 5 (6.58%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.26%) Replication
4 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.32%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 76 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (77.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 59 (77.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (21.05%) Linux
4 9 (11.84%) Windows 2000 Server
5 8 (10.53%) Solaris
5 8 (10.53%) UNIX
6 6 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (6.58%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.26%) Windows 7
8 4 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.68%) ITIL
2 10 (13.16%) Change Management
3 7 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (7.89%) Service Management
4 6 (7.89%) Competitive Intelligence
4 6 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (7.89%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (7.89%) Line Management
4 6 (7.89%) Mentoring
5 5 (6.58%) Change Control
6 4 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (5.26%) Software Testing
6 4 (5.26%) Load Balancing
7 3 (3.95%) E-Commerce
7 3 (3.95%) Database Tuning
8 2 (2.63%) Business Analysis
8 2 (2.63%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.63%) Project Management
8 2 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (35.53%) SQL
2 5 (6.58%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.63%) C#
4 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (28.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (19.74%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (19.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (19.74%) CCNA
3 10 (13.16%) Degree
4 9 (11.84%) MCSE
5 6 (7.89%) CCA
5 6 (7.89%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (7.89%) RHCE
6 5 (6.58%) MCP
6 5 (6.58%) CCNP
7 3 (3.95%) MCSA
7 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.63%) ISTQB
8 2 (2.63%) ISEB
9 1 (1.32%) CCDP
9 1 (1.32%) MCSD
9 1 (1.32%) HND
9 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (30.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 23 (30.26%) Active Directory
2 16 (21.05%) Hyper-V
3 14 (18.42%) Terminal Services
4 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (6.58%) XenApp
5 4 (5.26%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) BladeLogic
1 5 (6.58%) BMC Performance Manager
1 5 (6.58%) SCOM
1 5 (6.58%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (3.95%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.63%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 52 (68.42%) VMware
2 35 (46.05%) Microsoft
3 33 (43.42%) Cisco
4 15 (19.74%) Citrix
5 8 (10.53%) Oracle
5 8 (10.53%) NetApp
5 8 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 7 (9.21%) HP
7 5 (6.58%) Dell
7 5 (6.58%) BMC
8 3 (3.95%) IBM
9 2 (2.63%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.63%) Veeam
9 2 (2.63%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.63%) IPFX
10 1 (1.32%) Red Gate
10 1 (1.32%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.32%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.32%) Lotus
10 1 (1.32%) Cognos
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago