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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 55 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 33 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.04% 1.15% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.91% 4.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 31 10 0
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,022 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.06% -22.17%
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
277 302 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 25.55% 24.88% 28.05%
Number of salaries quoted 262 283 267
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £50,750
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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +11 23 £24,500 +6.52% 6
Bridgend +20 5 £34,000 -2.85%
Torfaen - 3 £22,500 -
Newport - 2 £40,750 - 1
Windows Server 2012
Wales

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 58 (76.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (73.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 52 (68.42%) VMware
5 49 (64.47%) MS Exchange
6 36 (47.37%) Cisco
6 36 (47.37%) Microsoft
6 36 (47.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 32 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2003
8 28 (36.84%) SQL
9 27 (35.53%) Firewall
10 26 (34.21%) Active Directory
11 24 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
12 23 (30.26%) Office 365
13 20 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
13 20 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 19 (25.00%) SAN
14 19 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 18 (23.68%) Citrix
16 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
16 17 (22.37%) IIS
16 17 (22.37%) Hyper-V
17 16 (21.05%) Terminal Services
18 14 (18.42%) Cisco Certification
18 14 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
18 14 (18.42%) CCNA
19 13 (17.11%) TCP/IP
19 13 (17.11%) ITIL
20 12 (15.79%) Clustering
20 12 (15.79%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 49 (64.47%) MS Exchange
2 36 (47.37%) Exchange Server 2013
3 32 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 24 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
6 17 (22.37%) IIS
7 10 (13.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2000
9 5 (6.58%) Lync
9 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.32%) IBM Notes
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 23 (30.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (35.53%) Firewall
2 19 (25.00%) SAN
3 13 (17.11%) TCP/IP
4 9 (11.84%) DNS
5 5 (6.58%) SNMP
6 4 (5.26%) VoIP
6 4 (5.26%) Internet
7 3 (3.95%) NAS
7 3 (3.95%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.63%) WAN
8 2 (2.63%) LAN
9 1 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.32%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (1.32%) EIGRP
9 1 (1.32%) OSPF
9 1 (1.32%) BGP
9 1 (1.32%) DHCP
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%) Welsh Language
4 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (17.11%) Server Engineer
2 13 (17.11%) Analyst
3 10 (13.16%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Consultant
5 7 (9.21%) Server Support
5 7 (9.21%) Server Support Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Wintel Consultant
7 4 (5.26%) Administrator
7 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Wintel Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Wintel Server Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Project Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Wintel Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Server Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.63%) XML
1 2 (2.63%) XSD
1 2 (2.63%) XSLT
1 2 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Clustering
2 6 (7.89%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.26%) Replication
3 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.32%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 76 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (76.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (73.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (15.79%) Linux
5 8 (10.53%) UNIX
6 5 (6.58%) Windows 8
6 5 (6.58%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (5.26%) Windows XP
7 4 (5.26%) Solaris
7 4 (5.26%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.11%) ITIL
2 7 (9.21%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (7.89%) Change Management
3 6 (7.89%) Change Control
4 4 (5.26%) Software Testing
4 4 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 4 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (3.95%) Line Management
5 3 (3.95%) Mentoring
5 3 (3.95%) Competitive Intelligence
5 3 (3.95%) Database Tuning
5 3 (3.95%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (3.95%) Service Management
5 3 (3.95%) E-Commerce
6 2 (2.63%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.63%) Project Management
6 2 (2.63%) Business Analysis
6 2 (2.63%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 28 (36.84%) SQL
2 6 (7.89%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.63%) C#
4 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (18.42%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (18.42%) CCNA
3 8 (10.53%) MCSE
4 6 (7.89%) MCP
4 6 (7.89%) CCA
4 6 (7.89%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (7.89%) Degree
5 5 (6.58%) CCNP
6 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.95%) RHCE
6 3 (3.95%) MCSA
7 2 (2.63%) ISEB
7 2 (2.63%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.32%) VCP5
8 1 (1.32%) MCITP
8 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (34.21%) Active Directory
2 19 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (22.37%) Hyper-V
4 16 (21.05%) Terminal Services
5 7 (9.21%) VMware ESX
6 6 (7.89%) XenApp
6 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (2.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) BladeLogic
1 5 (6.58%) SCOM
1 5 (6.58%) BMC Performance Manager
1 5 (6.58%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (3.95%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.63%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 52 (68.42%) VMware
2 36 (47.37%) Cisco
2 36 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 18 (23.68%) Citrix
4 8 (10.53%) Oracle
5 6 (7.89%) NetApp
6 5 (6.58%) BMC
7 4 (5.26%) Dell
7 4 (5.26%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.95%) HP
8 3 (3.95%) IBM
9 2 (2.63%) Veeam
9 2 (2.63%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.63%) LANDesk
9 2 (2.63%) IPFX
10 1 (1.32%) Red Gate
10 1 (1.32%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.32%) Juniper
10 1 (1.32%) Lotus
10 1 (1.32%) Cognos
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