The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the 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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 40 80 70
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 75 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.40% 2.08% 2.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.73% 8.59% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 67 25 29
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 £24,600 £27,500 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,600 £35,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+2.18% -5.51%
Windows Server 2012
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
423 326 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 30.45% 24.18% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 370 296 277
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 £24,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,050 £49,550 £41,500
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 Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Wales region.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Wales

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Wales

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 28 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
South Wales +39 71 £36,000 +9.09% 6
West Wales +16 3 £20,000 -27.27%
North Wales -7 1 £27,500 - 1
Windows Server 2012
UK

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Windows
2 99 (79.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 98 (78.40%) VMware
4 93 (74.40%) Microsoft
5 89 (71.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 73 (58.40%) Active Directory
7 65 (52.00%) MS Exchange
8 56 (44.80%) Exchange Server 2013
9 50 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 45 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 45 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 41 (32.80%) SAN
12 40 (32.00%) SQL Server
13 35 (28.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 34 (27.20%) Linux
15 33 (26.40%) Hyper-V
16 31 (24.80%) VCP5
17 30 (24.00%) MS Excel
17 30 (24.00%) Cisco
18 27 (21.60%) Finance
19 26 (20.80%) Firewall
20 24 (19.20%) AS400
20 24 (19.20%) IBM
20 24 (19.20%) Microsoft Certification
20 24 (19.20%) OS/400
21 19 (15.20%) Dell
22 18 (14.40%) Citrix
22 18 (14.40%) Cisco Certification
23 17 (13.60%) TCP/IP
24 16 (12.80%) HTTP

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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 (52.00%) MS Exchange
2 56 (44.80%) Exchange Server 2013
3 45 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 45 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (12.80%) IBM HTTP Server
4 16 (12.80%) WebSphere
5 14 (11.20%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (9.60%) SharePoint
7 10 (8.00%) Lync
7 10 (8.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (8.00%) IIS
8 1 (0.80%) Node.js
Applications
1 30 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.80%) Office 365
2 4 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.40%) PaaS
4 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.80%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 41 (32.80%) SAN
2 26 (20.80%) Firewall
3 17 (13.60%) TCP/IP
4 16 (12.80%) HTTP
5 15 (12.00%) iSCSI
6 11 (8.80%) DNS
7 10 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (8.00%) Cisco PIX
8 8 (6.40%) DHCP
9 7 (5.60%) Internet
10 3 (2.40%) VoIP
11 2 (1.60%) NetScaler
12 1 (0.80%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (3.20%) MySQL
2 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.40%) Big Data
3 3 (2.40%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.60%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.60%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database
General
1 27 (21.60%) Finance
2 11 (8.80%) Advertising
3 3 (2.40%) Marketing
4 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (39.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 26 (20.80%) 3rd Line Support
3 25 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (12.00%) Project Engineer
5 14 (11.20%) Administrator
5 14 (11.20%) Support Engineer
6 11 (8.80%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (7.20%) Server Support
8 8 (6.40%) Server Engineer
9 7 (5.60%) Server Support Engineer
10 5 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
11 4 (3.20%) Support Analyst
11 4 (3.20%) Analyst
11 4 (3.20%) UNIX Engineer
11 4 (3.20%) IT Support
12 3 (2.40%) Architect
12 3 (2.40%) Network Engineer
13 2 (1.60%) DBA
13 2 (1.60%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.80%) AngularJS
1 1 (0.80%) COM
1 1 (0.80%) XML
1 1 (0.80%) XSD
1 1 (0.80%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.20%) AS400
2 15 (12.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 15 (12.00%) EqualLogic
3 7 (5.60%) Clustering
4 2 (1.60%) Replication
4 2 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.80%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 125 (100.00%) Windows
2 99 (79.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 89 (71.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (27.20%) Linux
5 24 (19.20%) OS/400
6 15 (12.00%) Windows 7
7 14 (11.20%) Windows 8
8 11 (8.80%) Windows 2000 Server
9 7 (5.60%) UNIX
10 4 (3.20%) Solaris
11 2 (1.60%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.80%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.80%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (12.80%) ITIL
2 10 (8.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (3.20%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (3.20%) Asset Management
4 4 (3.20%) Resilience Testing
4 4 (3.20%) Database Tuning
4 4 (3.20%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (3.20%) Server Building
5 3 (2.40%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (2.40%) Mobile Marketing
5 3 (2.40%) E-Commerce
6 2 (1.60%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (1.60%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (1.60%) ETL
6 2 (1.60%) PRINCE2
6 2 (1.60%) Database Mirroring
7 1 (0.80%) Data Architecture
7 1 (0.80%) Service Delivery
7 1 (0.80%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.40%) PowerShell
2 4 (3.20%) SQL
3 2 (1.60%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.60%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.80%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 35 (28.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 31 (24.80%) VCP5
3 24 (19.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (14.40%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (12.00%) MCITP
6 12 (9.60%) MCSA
7 8 (6.40%) CCNP
7 8 (6.40%) CCNA
8 6 (4.80%) MCSE
9 4 (3.20%) SAP Certification
9 4 (3.20%) Security Cleared
9 4 (3.20%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.60%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.20%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.60%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (58.40%) Active Directory
2 50 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (26.40%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.60%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (4.80%) Terminal Services
6 5 (4.00%) XenApp
7 4 (3.20%) Firmware
7 4 (3.20%) vSphere
7 4 (3.20%) VMware Server
8 3 (2.40%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.60%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.80%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (3.20%) Ansible
1 4 (3.20%) Puppet
1 4 (3.20%) SCCM
2 3 (2.40%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.60%) SCOM
4 1 (0.80%) BMC Performance Manager
4 1 (0.80%) SCSM
4 1 (0.80%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.80%) WSUS
4 1 (0.80%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.80%) Nagios
Vendors
1 98 (78.40%) VMware
2 93 (74.40%) Microsoft
3 30 (24.00%) Cisco
4 24 (19.20%) IBM
5 19 (15.20%) Dell
6 18 (14.40%) Citrix
7 7 (5.60%) SolarWinds
8 6 (4.80%) Oracle
8 6 (4.80%) HP
9 5 (4.00%) NetApp
10 4 (3.20%) Veritas
10 4 (3.20%) Red Hat
10 4 (3.20%) SAP
10 4 (3.20%) 3PAR
11 3 (2.40%) ProCurve
11 3 (2.40%) Veeam
11 3 (2.40%) CommVault
12 2 (1.60%) Remedy
12 2 (1.60%) Apple
12 2 (1.60%) CheckPoint
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Deeside, Clwyd
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 42k per year + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 38k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £28k - 33k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £26k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago