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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 32 79 62
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -17
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 65 18 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.56% 1.70% 2.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.06% 6.50% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 57 17 27
Average salary £36,000 £33,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,100 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £36,800 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
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
381 277 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 32.56% 26.23% 24.53%
Number of salaries quoted 334 251 245
Average salary £36,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,000 £44,050
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +18 29 £35,500 +7.57% 3
Newport - 25 £36,000 - 3
Caerphilly - 4 £45,000 -
Bridgend - 2 £35,000 - 1
Glamorgan - 2 £35,000 -
Torfaen - 1 £27,500 -
Blaenau Gwent - 1 £37,500 -
Windows Server 2012
Wales

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 116 (100.00%) Windows
2 94 (81.03%) VMware
3 92 (79.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 85 (73.28%) Microsoft
5 83 (71.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 69 (59.48%) Active Directory
7 61 (52.59%) MS Exchange
8 53 (45.69%) Exchange Server 2013
9 46 (39.66%) VMware Infrastructure
10 43 (37.07%) Exchange Server 2007
11 42 (36.21%) Exchange Server 2010
12 38 (32.76%) SAN
13 37 (31.90%) SQL Server
14 34 (29.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 32 (27.59%) Linux
16 31 (26.72%) Cisco
16 31 (26.72%) Hyper-V
17 30 (25.86%) VCP5
18 27 (23.28%) MS Excel
19 26 (22.41%) Firewall
19 26 (22.41%) Finance
20 24 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
21 23 (19.83%) IBM
21 23 (19.83%) OS/400
21 23 (19.83%) AS400
22 18 (15.52%) Citrix
22 18 (15.52%) Cisco Certification
23 17 (14.66%) Dell
24 16 (13.79%) HTTP
24 16 (13.79%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (52.59%) MS Exchange
2 53 (45.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 43 (37.07%) Exchange Server 2007
4 42 (36.21%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (13.79%) WebSphere
5 16 (13.79%) IBM HTTP Server
6 12 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (9.48%) SharePoint
8 10 (8.62%) Lync
9 8 (6.90%) IIS
9 8 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.86%) Node.js
Applications
1 27 (23.28%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.03%) Office 365
2 4 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.59%) PaaS
4 1 (0.86%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (32.76%) SAN
2 26 (22.41%) Firewall
3 16 (13.79%) HTTP
4 15 (12.93%) TCP/IP
5 13 (11.21%) iSCSI
6 10 (8.62%) Cisco PIX
6 10 (8.62%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (7.76%) DNS
8 7 (6.03%) DHCP
9 6 (5.17%) Internet
10 3 (2.59%) VoIP
11 2 (1.72%) NetScaler
12 1 (0.86%) Wireless
12 1 (0.86%) LAN
12 1 (0.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (31.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.45%) MySQL
3 3 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.59%) Data Mining
3 3 (2.59%) Big Data
3 3 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.86%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
General
1 26 (22.41%) Finance
2 11 (9.48%) Advertising
3 3 (2.59%) Marketing
4 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (40.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (19.83%) 3rd Line Support
2 23 (19.83%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (12.93%) Project Engineer
4 13 (11.21%) Administrator
4 13 (11.21%) Support Engineer
5 10 (8.62%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (5.17%) Server Support
6 6 (5.17%) Server Engineer
6 6 (5.17%) Server Support Engineer
7 5 (4.31%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (4.31%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (3.45%) UNIX Engineer
9 3 (2.59%) Architect
9 3 (2.59%) Analyst
9 3 (2.59%) Network Engineer
10 2 (1.72%) DBA
10 2 (1.72%) Support Analyst
10 2 (1.72%) Technical Support
10 2 (1.72%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.86%) COM
1 1 (0.86%) XML
1 1 (0.86%) XSD
1 1 (0.86%) XSLT
1 1 (0.86%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.83%) AS400
2 13 (11.21%) EqualLogic
2 13 (11.21%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (6.03%) Clustering
4 3 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.72%) Replication
6 1 (0.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 116 (100.00%) Windows
2 92 (79.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 83 (71.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (27.59%) Linux
5 23 (19.83%) OS/400
6 14 (12.07%) Windows 7
7 13 (11.21%) Windows 8
8 10 (8.62%) Windows 2000 Server
9 6 (5.17%) UNIX
10 4 (3.45%) Solaris
11 2 (1.72%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.79%) ITIL
2 9 (7.76%) Load Balancing
3 5 (4.31%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (3.45%) Resilience Testing
4 4 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (3.45%) Asset Management
5 3 (2.59%) E-Commerce
5 3 (2.59%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (2.59%) Mobile Marketing
5 3 (2.59%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (2.59%) Database Tuning
6 2 (1.72%) Database Mirroring
6 2 (1.72%) PRINCE2
6 2 (1.72%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (0.86%) Service Delivery
7 1 (0.86%) Project Management
7 1 (0.86%) ETL
7 1 (0.86%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.86%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.03%) PowerShell
2 5 (4.31%) SQL
3 2 (1.72%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (29.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 30 (25.86%) VCP5
3 24 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (15.52%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (12.93%) MCITP
6 12 (10.34%) MCSA
7 8 (6.90%) CCNP
7 8 (6.90%) CCNA
8 6 (5.17%) MCSE
9 4 (3.45%) Security Cleared
9 4 (3.45%) SC Cleared
9 4 (3.45%) SAP Certification
10 2 (1.72%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.45%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.72%) SLA
3 2 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 69 (59.48%) Active Directory
2 46 (39.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (26.72%) Hyper-V
4 7 (6.03%) Terminal Services
4 7 (6.03%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (3.45%) XenApp
5 4 (3.45%) vSphere
5 4 (3.45%) VMware Server
5 4 (3.45%) Firmware
6 2 (1.72%) DFS Replication
6 2 (1.72%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.86%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (3.45%) SCCM
1 4 (3.45%) Ansible
1 4 (3.45%) Puppet
2 2 (1.72%) SCOM
2 2 (1.72%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.86%) BMC Performance Manager
3 1 (0.86%) WSUS
3 1 (0.86%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.86%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.86%) Nagios
3 1 (0.86%) SCSM
Vendors
1 94 (81.03%) VMware
2 85 (73.28%) Microsoft
3 31 (26.72%) Cisco
4 23 (19.83%) IBM
5 18 (15.52%) Citrix
6 17 (14.66%) Dell
7 6 (5.17%) NetApp
7 6 (5.17%) HP
8 5 (4.31%) Oracle
8 5 (4.31%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.45%) 3PAR
9 4 (3.45%) SAP
9 4 (3.45%) Veritas
9 4 (3.45%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.59%) ProCurve
11 2 (1.72%) Veeam
11 2 (1.72%) Apple
11 2 (1.72%) CommVault
11 2 (1.72%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.72%) Remedy
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