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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 59 71 89
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +18
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 50 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.76% 1.97% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.95% 8.40% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 43 21 0
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -15.29%
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
386 250 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.00% 23.47% 23.65%
Number of salaries quoted 315 225 236
Average salary £38,325 £33,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.40% -1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 January 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 January 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 +17 49 £42,500 +41.66% 6
North Wales -2 1 £40,000 +45.45%
Windows Server 2012
UK

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 86 (100.00%) Windows
2 70 (81.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 68 (79.07%) VMware
4 61 (70.93%) MS Exchange
5 60 (69.77%) Microsoft
6 59 (68.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 57 (66.28%) Exchange Server 2013
8 52 (60.47%) Active Directory
9 40 (46.51%) Exchange Server 2007
10 37 (43.02%) VMware Infrastructure
10 37 (43.02%) Exchange Server 2010
11 36 (41.86%) Cisco
12 28 (32.56%) MS Excel
13 27 (31.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 26 (30.23%) Firewall
15 25 (29.07%) Exchange Server 2003
15 25 (29.07%) Citrix
16 22 (25.58%) Hyper-V
17 21 (24.42%) SQL Server
18 20 (23.26%) SAN
18 20 (23.26%) Office 365
19 17 (19.77%) Cisco Certification
19 17 (19.77%) Microsoft Certification
20 16 (18.60%) VCP5
21 14 (16.28%) Terminal Services
21 14 (16.28%) Linux
22 12 (13.95%) SQL
23 11 (12.79%) VMware ESX
23 11 (12.79%) TCP/IP
23 11 (12.79%) IBM

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 61 (70.93%) MS Exchange
2 57 (66.28%) Exchange Server 2013
3 40 (46.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 37 (43.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (29.07%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (10.47%) WebSphere
6 9 (10.47%) IBM HTTP Server
7 8 (9.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (8.14%) IIS
9 5 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2000
10 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
10 3 (3.49%) Lync
11 1 (1.16%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 28 (32.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.16%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 20 (23.26%) Office 365
2 2 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (30.23%) Firewall
2 20 (23.26%) SAN
3 11 (12.79%) TCP/IP
4 9 (10.47%) HTTP
5 7 (8.14%) Cisco PIX
5 7 (8.14%) iSCSI
5 7 (8.14%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (6.98%) LAN
6 6 (6.98%) WAN
7 4 (4.65%) DHCP
7 4 (4.65%) VoIP
8 3 (3.49%) DNS
8 3 (3.49%) IP Telephony
9 2 (2.33%) VLAN
9 2 (2.33%) NetScaler
9 2 (2.33%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (2.33%) Internet
10 1 (1.16%) Cisco IPT
10 1 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.33%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.33%) Big Data
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 9 (10.47%) Finance
2 4 (4.65%) Advertising
3 3 (3.49%) Marketing
4 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (41.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (19.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (15.12%) Analyst
4 12 (13.95%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (9.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (9.30%) Project Engineer
6 7 (8.14%) Consultant
7 5 (5.81%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Wintel Consultant
8 4 (4.65%) IT Support
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.49%) Technical Support
9 3 (3.49%) Server Support
9 3 (3.49%) Architect
9 3 (3.49%) Technical Support Analyst
9 3 (3.49%) Server Engineer
9 3 (3.49%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (3.49%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) XML
1 2 (2.33%) XSD
1 2 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.47%) AS400
2 7 (8.14%) EqualLogic
2 7 (8.14%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.98%) Blackberry
3 6 (6.98%) Clustering
4 1 (1.16%) Statistics
4 1 (1.16%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 86 (100.00%) Windows
2 70 (81.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 59 (68.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (16.28%) Linux
5 10 (11.63%) Windows 7
6 9 (10.47%) Windows 8
6 9 (10.47%) OS/400
7 7 (8.14%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (3.49%) UNIX
8 3 (3.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (6.98%) ITIL
1 6 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (5.81%) Change Control
3 3 (3.49%) ERP
3 3 (3.49%) Project Management
4 2 (2.33%) Migration
4 2 (2.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (2.33%) Mobile Marketing
4 2 (2.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (2.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (2.33%) Data Architecture
4 2 (2.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (1.16%) Line Management
5 1 (1.16%) Web Development
5 1 (1.16%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.95%) SQL
2 6 (6.98%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (31.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 17 (19.77%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (19.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (18.60%) VCP5
4 9 (10.47%) CCNA
5 8 (9.30%) CCNP
5 8 (9.30%) MCITP
6 5 (5.81%) MCP
6 5 (5.81%) MCSE
7 3 (3.49%) MCSA
8 2 (2.33%) CCA
8 2 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.16%) MCSD
9 1 (1.16%) HND
System Software
1 52 (60.47%) Active Directory
2 37 (43.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (25.58%) Hyper-V
4 14 (16.28%) Terminal Services
5 11 (12.79%) VMware ESX
6 9 (10.47%) XenApp
7 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (4.65%) XenServer
9 2 (2.33%) XenDesktop
9 2 (2.33%) DFS Replication
9 2 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.16%) SCSM
2 1 (1.16%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.16%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.16%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (1.16%) SCCM
2 1 (1.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 68 (79.07%) VMware
2 60 (69.77%) Microsoft
3 36 (41.86%) Cisco
4 25 (29.07%) Citrix
5 11 (12.79%) IBM
6 10 (11.63%) Dell
7 4 (4.65%) NetApp
7 4 (4.65%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.33%) ProCurve
8 2 (2.33%) Veeam
8 2 (2.33%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.33%) IPFX
8 2 (2.33%) Oracle
8 2 (2.33%) HP
9 1 (1.16%) BMC
9 1 (1.16%) Cognos
9 1 (1.16%) Lotus
9 1 (1.16%) Apple
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