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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 71 41 82
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +41
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 31 66 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.32% 4.76% 1.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.01% 16.54% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 30 56 24
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% +16.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £24,000 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £44,000 £33,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
344 399 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.69% 28.79% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 296 343 257
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 -25 31 £32,500 -12.75% 3
Windows Server 2012
UK

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (83.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (71.19%) Microsoft
4 39 (66.10%) VMware
5 36 (61.02%) Windows Server
6 35 (59.32%) Active Directory
7 31 (52.54%) MS Exchange
8 30 (50.85%) ITIL
9 26 (44.07%) Cisco
9 26 (44.07%) Microsoft Certification
10 25 (42.37%) VMware Infrastructure
11 22 (37.29%) MS Excel
12 19 (32.20%) SAN
13 18 (30.51%) SQL
14 17 (28.81%) Finance
14 17 (28.81%) SQL Server
15 15 (25.42%) Coaching
16 14 (23.73%) Amazon AWS
16 14 (23.73%) IIS
17 13 (22.03%) .NET
17 13 (22.03%) Unix
17 13 (22.03%) Exchange Server 2013
18 12 (20.34%) Office 365
18 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Azure
18 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2003
19 11 (18.64%) Firewall
19 11 (18.64%) VMware ESXi
20 10 (16.95%) Disaster Recovery
20 10 (16.95%) Citrix
21 9 (15.25%) Avaya

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 31 (52.54%) MS Exchange
2 14 (23.73%) IIS
3 13 (22.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 22 (37.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.73%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (20.34%) Office 365
3 4 (6.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (32.20%) SAN
2 11 (18.64%) Firewall
3 9 (15.25%) DNS
4 8 (13.56%) DHCP
5 7 (11.86%) VPN
6 6 (10.17%) IP Telephony
6 6 (10.17%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (6.78%) VLAN
7 4 (6.78%) VoIP
8 3 (5.08%) SSL
9 2 (3.39%) BGP
9 2 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (3.39%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (3.39%) FTP
9 2 (3.39%) Internet
9 2 (3.39%) IPsec
9 2 (3.39%) iSCSI
9 2 (3.39%) Junos
9 2 (3.39%) LAN
9 2 (3.39%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.81%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.25%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 17 (28.81%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Financial Institution
3 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.39%) Advertising
4 2 (3.39%) Electronics
4 2 (3.39%) Marketing
4 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (30.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (20.34%) Analyst
2 12 (20.34%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (13.56%) Administrator
4 7 (11.86%) Support Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (10.17%) Technical Support
6 5 (8.47%) Technical Support Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Consultant
7 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Data Centre Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) DBA
8 3 (5.08%) IT Manager
8 3 (5.08%) Network Manager
8 3 (5.08%) QA Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) QA Test Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Server Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) SQL DBA
8 3 (5.08%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.03%) .NET
2 9 (15.25%) MSMQ
3 7 (11.86%) COM
4 2 (3.39%) CGI
5 1 (1.69%) XML
5 1 (1.69%) XSD
5 1 (1.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (10.17%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.78%) Replication
3 3 (5.08%) Clustering
3 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (5.08%) HP StoreVirtual
3 3 (5.08%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.08%) VLE
4 2 (3.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.39%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (83.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (61.02%) Windows Server
4 13 (22.03%) Unix
5 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (13.56%) Windows 8
7 7 (11.86%) Linux
8 6 (10.17%) Windows 7
9 5 (8.47%) Windows 10
10 2 (3.39%) Windows 2000
10 2 (3.39%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.85%) ITIL
2 15 (25.42%) Coaching
3 10 (16.95%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (10.17%) Performance Management
4 6 (10.17%) Problem Management
4 6 (10.17%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (10.17%) Service Management
5 3 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.08%) High Availability
5 3 (5.08%) ITIL V3
5 3 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.08%) Software Testing
5 3 (5.08%) Test Planning
6 2 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.39%) DevOps
6 2 (3.39%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (3.39%) Line Management
6 2 (3.39%) Network Design
6 2 (3.39%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.39%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.51%) SQL
2 9 (15.25%) R
3 3 (5.08%) C
3 3 (5.08%) C#
3 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (44.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (15.25%) MCSA
2 9 (15.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (13.56%) CCNA
3 8 (13.56%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (13.56%) MCITP
3 8 (13.56%) MCSE
4 5 (8.47%) CCA
4 5 (8.47%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (6.78%) DBS Check
5 4 (6.78%) MCP
6 3 (5.08%) A+ Certification
6 3 (5.08%) CCNP
6 3 (5.08%) Degree
6 3 (5.08%) DV Cleared
6 3 (5.08%) MCTS
6 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.08%) Server+ Certification
7 2 (3.39%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (15.25%) PCI DSS
2 7 (11.86%) SLA
3 3 (5.08%) QA
System Software
1 35 (59.32%) Active Directory
2 25 (42.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (18.64%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (15.25%) Hyper-V
5 6 (10.17%) vSphere
6 4 (6.78%) XenApp
7 3 (5.08%) Terminal Services
7 3 (5.08%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 42 (71.19%) Microsoft
2 39 (66.10%) VMware
3 26 (44.07%) Cisco
4 10 (16.95%) Citrix
5 9 (15.25%) Avaya
6 6 (10.17%) Dell
6 6 (10.17%) Red Hat
7 4 (6.78%) Oracle
8 3 (5.08%) HP
8 3 (5.08%) Veeam
9 2 (3.39%) Dell Compellent
9 2 (3.39%) F5
9 2 (3.39%) Juniper
9 2 (3.39%) Remedy
9 2 (3.39%) SAP
10 1 (1.69%) NetApp
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