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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 48 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 51 41 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.95% 3.13% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.61% 11.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 51 37 0
Average salary £28,500 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
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
349 351 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 27.03% 26.83% 29.16%
Number of salaries quoted 320 324 265
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 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
South Wales +21 46 £29,250 -17.60% 3
North Wales - 3 £27,500 -
West Wales -1 2 £26,000 -5.45%
Windows Server 2012
UK

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 79 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (72.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 57 (72.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (67.09%) VMware
4 42 (53.16%) MS Exchange
5 40 (50.63%) Microsoft
6 30 (37.97%) Cisco
7 29 (36.71%) SQL
8 28 (35.44%) Active Directory
9 27 (34.18%) Exchange Server 2013
10 25 (31.65%) VMware Infrastructure
11 24 (30.38%) Exchange Server 2003
12 23 (29.11%) Exchange Server 2010
13 22 (27.85%) Firewall
14 21 (26.58%) SQL Server
14 21 (26.58%) Hyper-V
15 20 (25.32%) Exchange Server 2007
15 20 (25.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 19 (24.05%) IIS
17 18 (22.78%) SAN
18 16 (20.25%) Citrix
18 16 (20.25%) ITIL
19 15 (18.99%) Linux
19 15 (18.99%) Microsoft Certification
19 15 (18.99%) Office 365
20 13 (16.46%) Clustering
20 13 (16.46%) Cisco Certification
20 13 (16.46%) CCNA
20 13 (16.46%) Terminal Services
20 13 (16.46%) TCP/IP

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 42 (53.16%) MS Exchange
2 27 (34.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 24 (30.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 23 (29.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (25.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 19 (24.05%) IIS
7 10 (12.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (10.13%) Lync
9 6 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2000
9 6 (7.59%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.27%) WorkSite
10 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (15.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.99%) Office 365
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.85%) Firewall
2 18 (22.78%) SAN
3 13 (16.46%) TCP/IP
4 12 (15.19%) DNS
5 5 (6.33%) SNMP
6 4 (5.06%) DHCP
6 4 (5.06%) VoIP
6 4 (5.06%) Internet
6 4 (5.06%) IP Telephony
7 3 (3.80%) WAN
7 3 (3.80%) LAN
7 3 (3.80%) NAS
8 2 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.27%) ADSL
9 1 (1.27%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.27%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.27%) OSPF
9 1 (1.27%) BGP
9 1 (1.27%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.58%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.27%) MySQL
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) ClearQuest
1 2 (2.53%) NUnit
1 2 (2.53%) CruiseControl
1 2 (2.53%) NCover
2 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (7.59%) Legal
2 3 (3.80%) Retail
2 3 (3.80%) Finance
3 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.53%) Local Government
3 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.53%) Advertising
3 2 (2.53%) Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 26 (32.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (17.72%) Analyst
3 13 (16.46%) Support Engineer
3 13 (16.46%) Server Engineer
4 10 (12.66%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Server Support Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Server Support
6 5 (6.33%) Consultant
7 4 (5.06%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Administrator
7 4 (5.06%) QA Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Server Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Project Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Technical Support
8 3 (3.80%) Wintel Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Wintel Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.06%) .NET
2 2 (2.53%) XML
2 2 (2.53%) XSD
2 2 (2.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) Clustering
2 6 (7.59%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.06%) Replication
4 1 (1.27%) FMCG
4 1 (1.27%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 79 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (72.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 57 (72.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (18.99%) Linux
4 9 (11.39%) Windows 2000 Server
5 8 (10.13%) Solaris
5 8 (10.13%) Windows 7
5 8 (10.13%) UNIX
6 6 (7.59%) Windows XP
6 6 (7.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (6.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.25%) ITIL
2 10 (12.66%) Change Management
3 9 (11.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (7.59%) Service Management
4 6 (7.59%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (7.59%) Competitive Intelligence
4 6 (7.59%) Software Testing
5 4 (5.06%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.06%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (5.06%) Configuration Management
5 4 (5.06%) Change Control
5 4 (5.06%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (5.06%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (3.80%) Database Tuning
6 3 (3.80%) Project Management
6 3 (3.80%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.53%) Business Analysis
7 2 (2.53%) Test Scripting
7 2 (2.53%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (36.71%) SQL
2 7 (8.86%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.06%) C#
4 2 (2.53%) VBScript
5 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (25.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (18.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (16.46%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (16.46%) CCNA
4 10 (12.66%) MCSE
4 10 (12.66%) Degree
5 6 (7.59%) RHCE
6 5 (6.33%) MCP
6 5 (6.33%) CCNP
6 5 (6.33%) CCA
6 5 (6.33%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (6.33%) Security Cleared
7 4 (5.06%) ISTQB
7 4 (5.06%) ISEB
8 3 (3.80%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.53%) DV Cleared
9 2 (2.53%) MCSA
10 1 (1.27%) CCDP
10 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (35.44%) Active Directory
2 25 (31.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (26.58%) Hyper-V
4 13 (16.46%) Terminal Services
5 6 (7.59%) XenApp
6 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (3.80%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.53%) vSphere
9 1 (1.27%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (6.33%) NetBackup
1 5 (6.33%) BladeLogic
1 5 (6.33%) BMC Performance Manager
1 5 (6.33%) SCOM
2 3 (3.80%) SCDPM
3 2 (2.53%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.53%) ARCserve
3 2 (2.53%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 53 (67.09%) VMware
2 40 (50.63%) Microsoft
3 30 (37.97%) Cisco
4 16 (20.25%) Citrix
5 8 (10.13%) Oracle
5 8 (10.13%) HP
5 8 (10.13%) NetApp
5 8 (10.13%) Red Hat
6 6 (7.59%) Dell
7 5 (6.33%) BMC
8 3 (3.80%) Juniper
8 3 (3.80%) IBM
9 2 (2.53%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.53%) Symantec
9 2 (2.53%) Remedy
9 2 (2.53%) McAfee
9 2 (2.53%) Sophos
9 2 (2.53%) Veeam
9 2 (2.53%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.53%) IPFX
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + bonus,training, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago