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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 46 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 46 23 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.26% 2.02% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.79% 7.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 45 20 0
Average salary £29,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.66% -
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
311 298 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 28.77% 26.16% 29.84%
Number of salaries quoted 286 276 241
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,425
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 2 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 2 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 +9 33 £26,000 -34.17% 5
Torfaen - 5 £40,000 -
Bridgend +14 3 £35,000 -
Newport - 1 £37,500 -
Windows Server 2012
Wales

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 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 70 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (78.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 54 (77.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 48 (68.57%) VMware
5 39 (55.71%) MS Exchange
6 32 (45.71%) Microsoft
7 29 (41.43%) Cisco
8 27 (38.57%) SQL
9 26 (37.14%) Exchange Server 2013
10 24 (34.29%) Exchange Server 2003
11 23 (32.86%) Firewall
12 22 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
13 21 (30.00%) Active Directory
14 20 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 18 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2007
15 18 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2010
16 17 (24.29%) SAN
16 17 (24.29%) ITIL
17 16 (22.86%) SQL Server
17 16 (22.86%) Office 365
18 15 (21.43%) IIS
18 15 (21.43%) Linux
19 14 (20.00%) Hyper-V
20 13 (18.57%) CCNA
20 13 (18.57%) Citrix
20 13 (18.57%) Cisco Certification
20 13 (18.57%) Microsoft Certification
21 12 (17.14%) Terminal Services
21 12 (17.14%) TCP/IP
22 10 (14.29%) Clustering

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 39 (55.71%) MS Exchange
2 26 (37.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 24 (34.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 18 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (21.43%) IIS
6 8 (11.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (8.57%) SharePoint
8 5 (7.14%) Lync
9 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (1.43%) WorkSite
10 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (22.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (32.86%) Firewall
2 17 (24.29%) SAN
3 12 (17.14%) TCP/IP
4 8 (11.43%) DNS
5 5 (7.14%) SNMP
6 4 (5.71%) Internet
6 4 (5.71%) VoIP
7 3 (4.29%) IP Telephony
7 3 (4.29%) NAS
8 2 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.43%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (1.43%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.43%) WAN
9 1 (1.43%) ADSL
9 1 (1.43%) LAN
9 1 (1.43%) OSPF
9 1 (1.43%) BGP
9 1 (1.43%) EIGRP
9 1 (1.43%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.43%) MySQL
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) ClearQuest
General
1 4 (5.71%) Legal
2 3 (4.29%) Retail
2 3 (4.29%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.86%) Advertising
3 2 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
4 1 (1.43%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 24 (34.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (18.57%) Server Engineer
3 10 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (14.29%) Analyst
4 9 (12.86%) Support Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) Server Support
5 7 (10.00%) Server Support Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Consultant
7 4 (5.71%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Administrator
8 3 (4.29%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Server Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Wintel Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Project Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Wintel Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Wintel Server Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Wintel Consultant
9 2 (2.86%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) .NET
1 2 (2.86%) XML
1 2 (2.86%) XSD
1 2 (2.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Clustering
2 4 (5.71%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.71%) Replication
3 1 (1.43%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 70 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (78.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 54 (77.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (21.43%) Linux
5 9 (12.86%) Windows 2000 Server
6 8 (11.43%) Solaris
6 8 (11.43%) UNIX
7 6 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (5.71%) Windows XP
8 4 (5.71%) Windows 8
9 3 (4.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.29%) ITIL
2 10 (14.29%) Change Management
3 6 (8.57%) Service Management
3 6 (8.57%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (8.57%) Competitive Intelligence
3 6 (8.57%) Line Management
3 6 (8.57%) Mentoring
4 5 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.71%) Software Testing
5 4 (5.71%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.71%) Change Control
5 4 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (4.29%) Database Tuning
6 3 (4.29%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.86%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.86%) Project Management
7 2 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (2.86%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.57%) SQL
2 4 (5.71%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.86%) C#
4 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (18.57%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (18.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (18.57%) CCNA
3 10 (14.29%) Degree
4 8 (11.43%) MCSE
5 6 (8.57%) RHCE
6 5 (7.14%) CCNP
6 5 (7.14%) CCA
6 5 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (5.71%) MCP
8 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
8 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.86%) MCSA
9 2 (2.86%) ISEB
9 2 (2.86%) ISTQB
10 1 (1.43%) MCITP
10 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.43%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 14 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 12 (17.14%) Terminal Services
5 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (5.71%) XenApp
6 3 (4.29%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) BladeLogic
1 5 (7.14%) BMC Performance Manager
1 5 (7.14%) SCOM
1 5 (7.14%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (4.29%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.86%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 48 (68.57%) VMware
2 32 (45.71%) Microsoft
3 29 (41.43%) Cisco
4 13 (18.57%) Citrix
5 8 (11.43%) Oracle
5 8 (11.43%) NetApp
5 8 (11.43%) Red Hat
6 7 (10.00%) HP
7 5 (7.14%) Dell
7 5 (7.14%) BMC
8 3 (4.29%) IBM
9 2 (2.86%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.86%) Veeam
9 2 (2.86%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.86%) IPFX
10 1 (1.43%) Red Gate
10 1 (1.43%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.43%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.43%) Juniper
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