The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 56 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 47 44 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.52% 3.51% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.13% 14.01% -
Number of salaries quoted 44 43 0
Average salary £28,000 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -37.50%
Operating Systems Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
358 314 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 26.80% 25.08% 29.29%
Number of salaries quoted 322 288 244
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £54,475
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Server 2012
UK

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +3 40 £29,000 -17.14% 4
North Wales - 5 £27,500 - 2
West Wales -3 2 £26,000 -5.45%
Windows Server 2012
UK

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (69.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 48 (66.67%) VMware
5 36 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 34 (47.22%) MS Exchange
7 27 (37.50%) SQL
8 26 (36.11%) Cisco
8 26 (36.11%) Active Directory
9 22 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (27.78%) IIS
11 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
11 19 (26.39%) Hyper-V
11 19 (26.39%) Exchange Server 2013
12 18 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 18 (25.00%) ITIL
12 18 (25.00%) SAN
12 18 (25.00%) Firewall
13 17 (23.61%) Citrix
13 17 (23.61%) Exchange Server 2003
14 15 (20.83%) Linux
14 15 (20.83%) TCP/IP
14 15 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 14 (19.44%) DNS
15 14 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2007
16 13 (18.06%) Clustering
17 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
18 11 (15.28%) Cisco Certification
18 11 (15.28%) CCNA
18 11 (15.28%) Terminal Services

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 34 (47.22%) MS Exchange
2 20 (27.78%) IIS
3 19 (26.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (23.61%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (9.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (9.72%) Lync
8 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
8 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (1.39%) WorkSite
9 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.89%) Office 365
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.00%) SAN
1 18 (25.00%) Firewall
2 15 (20.83%) TCP/IP
3 14 (19.44%) DNS
4 7 (9.72%) DHCP
5 5 (6.94%) SNMP
5 5 (6.94%) NAS
6 3 (4.17%) WAN
6 3 (4.17%) LAN
7 2 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.78%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.78%) Internet
8 1 (1.39%) OSPF
8 1 (1.39%) BGP
8 1 (1.39%) VoIP
8 1 (1.39%) ADSL
8 1 (1.39%) VPN
8 1 (1.39%) EIGRP
8 1 (1.39%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.39%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) NCover
1 2 (2.78%) NUnit
1 2 (2.78%) CruiseControl
1 2 (2.78%) ClearQuest
2 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (11.11%) Legal
2 4 (5.56%) Local Government
3 3 (4.17%) Finance
4 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.78%) Banking
4 2 (2.78%) Retail
5 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.39%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 21 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (18.06%) Support Engineer
3 12 (16.67%) Analyst
3 12 (16.67%) Server Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) Test Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) QA Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) Senior Server Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Senior Wintel Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Wintel Server Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) Server Support
9 4 (5.56%) Server Support Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) QA Test Analyst
10 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (4.17%) Administrator
10 3 (4.17%) Agile Test Analyst
10 3 (4.17%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Clustering
2 5 (6.94%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.17%) Replication
4 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) FMCG
4 1 (1.39%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (69.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (20.83%) Linux
5 9 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
6 8 (11.11%) Solaris
6 8 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 7 (9.72%) Windows 8
8 6 (8.33%) Windows 7
8 6 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) ITIL
2 10 (13.89%) Change Management
3 8 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 8 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (8.33%) Competitive Intelligence
4 6 (8.33%) Service Management
4 6 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (6.94%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (4.17%) Content Management
7 3 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (4.17%) Test Scripting
7 3 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.78%) Database Tuning
8 2 (2.78%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.78%) Project Management
8 2 (2.78%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 27 (37.50%) SQL
2 6 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 6 (8.33%) C#
3 4 (5.56%) VBScript
4 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (15.28%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (15.28%) CCNA
3 11 (15.28%) MCSE
3 11 (15.28%) Degree
4 7 (9.72%) Security Cleared
5 6 (8.33%) RHCE
6 5 (6.94%) ISEB
7 4 (5.56%) DV Cleared
7 4 (5.56%) ISTQB
7 4 (5.56%) CCNP
7 4 (5.56%) CCA
7 4 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.78%) MCSA
9 2 (2.78%) MCP
10 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.39%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (36.11%) Active Directory
2 22 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (26.39%) Hyper-V
4 11 (15.28%) Terminal Services
5 5 (6.94%) vSphere
5 5 (6.94%) XenApp
6 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.39%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 5 (6.94%) BMC PATROL
2 5 (6.94%) BladeLogic
2 5 (6.94%) SCOM
2 5 (6.94%) BMC Performance Manager
3 4 (5.56%) Backup Exec
3 4 (5.56%) ARCserve
3 4 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.39%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 48 (66.67%) VMware
2 36 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 26 (36.11%) Cisco
4 17 (23.61%) Citrix
5 10 (13.89%) HP
6 8 (11.11%) NetApp
6 8 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 6 (8.33%) Oracle
8 5 (6.94%) Dell
8 5 (6.94%) BMC
9 4 (5.56%) Symantec
9 4 (5.56%) Remedy
9 4 (5.56%) McAfee
9 4 (5.56%) Sophos
10 3 (4.17%) Juniper
11 2 (2.78%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.39%) IBM
12 1 (1.39%) Mitel
12 1 (1.39%) WatchGuard
12 1 (1.39%) SonicWALL
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Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
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