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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 40 75 77
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 57 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.75% 1.31% 1.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.69% 5.80% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 48 12 11
Average salary £42,500 £29,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.29% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £26,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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
388 207 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 32.36% 22.52% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 322 185 214
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £50,000
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +13 25 £42,500 +49.12% 4
Newport - 21 £43,250 - 1
Glamorgan - 4 £35,000 - 1
Caerphilly - 4 £33,250 -
Torfaen - 3 £34,000 -
Windows Server 2012
Wales

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 96 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (81.25%) VMware
3 75 (78.13%) Microsoft
4 74 (77.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 74 (77.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 65 (67.71%) MS Exchange
6 59 (61.46%) Active Directory
7 58 (60.42%) Exchange Server 2013
8 44 (45.83%) Exchange Server 2010
9 43 (44.79%) Exchange Server 2007
10 41 (42.71%) VMware Infrastructure
11 32 (33.33%) Cisco
12 30 (31.25%) SAN
13 28 (29.17%) MS Excel
14 27 (28.13%) SQL Server
14 27 (28.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 27 (28.13%) Firewall
15 25 (26.04%) Linux
16 24 (25.00%) VCP5
17 23 (23.96%) Hyper-V
18 22 (22.92%) Citrix
19 19 (19.79%) Microsoft Certification
20 17 (17.71%) IBM
20 17 (17.71%) OS/400
20 17 (17.71%) AS400
20 17 (17.71%) Finance
21 16 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
21 16 (16.67%) WebSphere
21 16 (16.67%) HTTP
22 15 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 65 (67.71%) MS Exchange
2 58 (60.42%) Exchange Server 2013
3 44 (45.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 43 (44.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
5 16 (16.67%) WebSphere
6 15 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (7.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (7.29%) IIS
7 7 (7.29%) SharePoint
7 7 (7.29%) Lync
8 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 28 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.50%) Office 365
2 3 (3.13%) PaaS
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (31.25%) SAN
2 27 (28.13%) Firewall
3 16 (16.67%) HTTP
4 13 (13.54%) TCP/IP
5 9 (9.38%) Cisco PIX
5 9 (9.38%) iSCSI
5 9 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (6.25%) DNS
7 5 (5.21%) LAN
7 5 (5.21%) WAN
8 4 (4.17%) DHCP
9 3 (3.13%) Internet
10 2 (2.08%) VoIP
10 2 (2.08%) NetScaler
11 1 (1.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.13%) Data Mining
2 3 (3.13%) Big Data
3 2 (2.08%) MySQL
General
1 17 (17.71%) Finance
2 4 (4.17%) Advertising
3 3 (3.13%) Marketing
4 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (45.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (22.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (19.79%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (11.46%) Project Engineer
5 9 (9.38%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) Administrator
7 4 (4.17%) Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.13%) Consultant
8 3 (3.13%) Architect
8 3 (3.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (3.13%) Server Support
8 3 (3.13%) Server Support Engineer
8 3 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 3 (3.13%) Server Engineer
9 2 (2.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (2.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (2.08%) IT Support
9 2 (2.08%) UNIX Engineer
9 2 (2.08%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.04%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.71%) AS400
2 9 (9.38%) EqualLogic
2 9 (9.38%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.17%) Clustering
5 2 (2.08%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 96 (100.00%) Windows
2 74 (77.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 74 (77.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (26.04%) Linux
4 17 (17.71%) OS/400
5 9 (9.38%) Windows 2000 Server
6 8 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 7 (7.29%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.13%) UNIX
9 2 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (9.38%) ITIL
2 5 (5.21%) Load Balancing
3 3 (3.13%) Mobile Marketing
3 3 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (3.13%) E-Commerce
3 3 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (2.08%) Asset Management
4 2 (2.08%) ERP
4 2 (2.08%) Resilience Testing
5 1 (1.04%) Line Management
5 1 (1.04%) Change Control
5 1 (1.04%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (1.04%) Project Management
5 1 (1.04%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.04%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.21%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.17%) SQL
3 1 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (28.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 24 (25.00%) VCP5
3 19 (19.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (15.63%) MCITP
5 14 (14.58%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (9.38%) MCSA
7 7 (7.29%) CCNP
8 6 (6.25%) CCNA
8 6 (6.25%) MCSE
9 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.08%) SAP Certification
10 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.04%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 59 (61.46%) Active Directory
2 41 (42.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (23.96%) Hyper-V
4 10 (10.42%) Terminal Services
5 6 (6.25%) VMware ESX
6 5 (5.21%) XenApp
7 4 (4.17%) vSphere
8 3 (3.13%) XenServer
9 2 (2.08%) XenDesktop
9 2 (2.08%) DFS Replication
9 2 (2.08%) Firmware
9 2 (2.08%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) SCCM
2 2 (2.08%) SCOM
2 2 (2.08%) Puppet
2 2 (2.08%) Ansible
3 1 (1.04%) SCSM
3 1 (1.04%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.04%) Nagios
3 1 (1.04%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.04%) WSUS
3 1 (1.04%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 78 (81.25%) VMware
2 75 (78.13%) Microsoft
3 32 (33.33%) Cisco
4 22 (22.92%) Citrix
5 17 (17.71%) IBM
6 11 (11.46%) Dell
7 6 (6.25%) NetApp
8 4 (4.17%) HP
9 3 (3.13%) LANDesk
9 3 (3.13%) ProCurve
9 3 (3.13%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.08%) 3PAR
10 2 (2.08%) Veritas
10 2 (2.08%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.08%) Oracle
10 2 (2.08%) SAP
10 2 (2.08%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.04%) McAfee
11 1 (1.04%) Avaya
11 1 (1.04%) BMC
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