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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 66 53 69
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 31 49 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.65% 4.11% 1.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.14% 13.61% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 30 40 16
Average salary £30,500 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.23% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £48,650 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +2.85%
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
339 360 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 28.97% 30.18% 20.99%
Number of salaries quoted 311 301 163
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +12.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 -11 16 £31,750 -25.29%
Newport -9 8 £42,500 -3.40% 1
Torfaen +7 4 £22,500 -33.82%
Monmouthshire - 2 £32,500 -
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Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (86.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (82.35%) Windows Server
4 47 (69.12%) VMware
5 46 (67.65%) Microsoft
6 38 (55.88%) Active Directory
7 36 (52.94%) MS Exchange
8 28 (41.18%) ITIL
8 28 (41.18%) Cisco
9 27 (39.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (33.82%) Microsoft Certification
10 23 (33.82%) SQL Server
10 23 (33.82%) VMware Infrastructure
11 20 (29.41%) SAN
12 19 (27.94%) SQL
13 18 (26.47%) Unix
14 17 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
15 14 (20.59%) Firewall
15 14 (20.59%) MS Excel
15 14 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
16 13 (19.12%) Linux
17 12 (17.65%) Red Hat
17 12 (17.65%) vSphere
18 11 (16.18%) Amazon AWS
18 11 (16.18%) VMware ESXi
18 11 (16.18%) Coaching
18 11 (16.18%) Finance
19 10 (14.71%) DNS
19 10 (14.71%) Dell
19 10 (14.71%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 36 (52.94%) MS Exchange
2 17 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (14.71%) IIS
5 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.47%) Apache
6 1 (1.47%) JBoss
6 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.18%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (11.76%) Office 365
3 6 (8.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (29.41%) SAN
2 14 (20.59%) Firewall
3 10 (14.71%) DNS
4 9 (13.24%) DHCP
5 8 (11.76%) VPN
6 6 (8.82%) IP Telephony
6 6 (8.82%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (4.41%) SSL
8 2 (2.94%) NAS
8 2 (2.94%) VLAN
8 2 (2.94%) VoIP
9 1 (1.47%) BGP
9 1 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.47%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (1.47%) FTP
9 1 (1.47%) HTTP
9 1 (1.47%) Internet
9 1 (1.47%) IPsec
9 1 (1.47%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.47%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (33.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.24%) MySQL
3 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (16.18%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Financial Institution
3 3 (4.41%) Advertising
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (33.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (23.53%) Analyst
3 14 (20.59%) Support Analyst
4 10 (14.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Administrator
5 7 (10.29%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (10.29%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Applications Support
6 6 (8.82%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Technical Support
7 5 (7.35%) Technical Support Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (4.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Designer
9 3 (4.41%) Server Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Solutions Designer
9 3 (4.41%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.35%) .NET
1 5 (7.35%) MSMQ
2 4 (5.88%) COM
3 3 (4.41%) XML
3 3 (4.41%) XSD
3 3 (4.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Clustering
2 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.29%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (4.41%) EqualLogic
5 3 (4.41%) Replication
6 2 (2.94%) HP StoreVirtual
6 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.94%) Symmetrix
6 2 (2.94%) VLE
7 1 (1.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (86.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (82.35%) Windows Server
4 27 (39.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (26.47%) Unix
6 13 (19.12%) Linux
7 3 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.41%) Solaris
7 3 (4.41%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.94%) AIX
8 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.18%) ITIL
2 11 (16.18%) Coaching
3 10 (14.71%) Problem Management
4 9 (13.24%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (10.29%) Performance Management
6 6 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (8.82%) Service Management
7 3 (4.41%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.41%) High Availability
7 3 (4.41%) ITIL V3
7 3 (4.41%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.41%) Resilience Testing
7 3 (4.41%) Server Building
8 2 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.94%) Change Management
8 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (2.94%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.47%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.47%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.94%) SQL
2 5 (7.35%) R
3 2 (2.94%) C
4 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (33.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (13.24%) MCITP
3 8 (11.76%) CCNA
3 8 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (10.29%) MCSA
5 6 (8.82%) MCSE
6 5 (7.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (5.88%) CCNP
8 3 (4.41%) A+ Certification
8 3 (4.41%) CCA
8 3 (4.41%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (4.41%) MCTS
8 3 (4.41%) Server+ Certification
8 3 (4.41%) VCP5
9 2 (2.94%) DBS Check
9 2 (2.94%) Degree
9 2 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (2.94%) MCP
9 2 (2.94%) SAP Certification
10 1 (1.47%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (7.35%) PCI DSS
2 5 (7.35%) SLA
3 2 (2.94%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.94%) ISO22301
System Software
1 38 (55.88%) Active Directory
2 23 (33.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (17.65%) vSphere
4 11 (16.18%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (8.82%) Hyper-V
5 6 (8.82%) Terminal Services
6 3 (4.41%) Firmware
6 3 (4.41%) VMware Server
7 2 (2.94%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) Ansible
1 3 (4.41%) Puppet
1 3 (4.41%) SCCM
1 3 (4.41%) WSUS
2 2 (2.94%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.94%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (2.94%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 47 (69.12%) VMware
2 46 (67.65%) Microsoft
3 28 (41.18%) Cisco
4 12 (17.65%) Red Hat
5 10 (14.71%) Dell
5 10 (14.71%) Oracle
6 9 (13.24%) HP
7 8 (11.76%) Avaya
8 7 (10.29%) Citrix
9 6 (8.82%) NetApp
10 5 (7.35%) 3PAR
10 5 (7.35%) Veritas
11 3 (4.41%) IBM
12 2 (2.94%) EMC
12 2 (2.94%) SAP
12 2 (2.94%) Symantec
12 2 (2.94%) Veeam
13 1 (1.47%) Dell Compellent
13 1 (1.47%) F5
13 1 (1.47%) Sophos
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