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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 58 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 52 47 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.73% 3.51% 3.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.87% 13.13% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 50 44 43
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £24,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,980 £40,700 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
404 358 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.00% 26.76% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 346 322 291
Average salary £35,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £54,300 £42,500
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 July 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 July 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 +5 50 £35,250 +21.55% 9
West Wales +9 2 £20,000 -23.07%
Windows Server 2012
UK

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 116 (100.00%) Windows
2 89 (76.72%) Windows Server 2003
3 86 (74.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 83 (71.55%) VMware
5 76 (65.52%) Microsoft
6 64 (55.17%) Active Directory
7 56 (48.28%) MS Exchange
8 47 (40.52%) Exchange Server 2013
9 41 (35.34%) VMware Infrastructure
9 41 (35.34%) SAN
10 36 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2007
10 36 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
11 28 (24.14%) SQL Server
12 27 (23.28%) Linux
13 25 (21.55%) Cisco
13 25 (21.55%) Hyper-V
14 23 (19.83%) Firewall
15 22 (18.97%) Finance
15 22 (18.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 22 (18.97%) MS Excel
16 21 (18.10%) Microsoft Certification
17 19 (16.38%) TCP/IP
18 17 (14.66%) Exchange Server 2003
18 17 (14.66%) ITIL
19 16 (13.79%) OS/400
19 16 (13.79%) IBM
19 16 (13.79%) AS400
19 16 (13.79%) VCP5
20 15 (12.93%) Windows 7
20 15 (12.93%) DNS

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 56 (48.28%) MS Exchange
2 47 (40.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 36 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2007
3 36 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (14.66%) Exchange Server 2003
5 15 (12.93%) IIS
6 13 (11.21%) SharePoint
7 12 (10.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 10 (8.62%) Lync
9 7 (6.03%) WebSphere
9 7 (6.03%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.86%) Node.js
Applications
1 22 (18.97%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.03%) Office 365
2 4 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.72%) SaaS
4 1 (0.86%) PaaS
4 1 (0.86%) Dropbox
4 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (35.34%) SAN
2 23 (19.83%) Firewall
3 19 (16.38%) TCP/IP
4 15 (12.93%) DNS
5 11 (9.48%) DHCP
6 10 (8.62%) iSCSI
7 9 (7.76%) Internet
8 7 (6.03%) HTTP
9 3 (2.59%) VoIP
9 3 (2.59%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (2.59%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.72%) WAN
11 1 (0.86%) IPsec
11 1 (0.86%) Wireless
11 1 (0.86%) ADSL
11 1 (0.86%) LAN
11 1 (0.86%) SNMP
11 1 (0.86%) VPN
11 1 (0.86%) Junos
11 1 (0.86%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.45%) MySQL
4 3 (2.59%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.59%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.86%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.86%) Big Data
General
1 22 (18.97%) Finance
2 13 (11.21%) Advertising
3 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.86%) Local Government
3 1 (0.86%) Marketing
3 1 (0.86%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 49 (42.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (18.97%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (16.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 17 (14.66%) Support Engineer
5 15 (12.93%) Administrator
6 12 (10.34%) Server Support
6 12 (10.34%) Server Engineer
7 11 (9.48%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (7.76%) Server Support Engineer
9 8 (6.90%) Project Engineer
10 7 (6.03%) 2nd Line Support
11 5 (4.31%) IT Support
11 5 (4.31%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 4 (3.45%) UNIX Engineer
12 4 (3.45%) Analyst
12 4 (3.45%) Support Analyst
13 3 (2.59%) Network Engineer
13 3 (2.59%) DBA
13 3 (2.59%) SQL DBA
13 3 (2.59%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.59%) XML
1 3 (2.59%) XSD
1 3 (2.59%) XSLT
2 1 (0.86%) X-Windows
2 1 (0.86%) COM
2 1 (0.86%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.79%) AS400
2 10 (8.62%) EqualLogic
2 10 (8.62%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (6.90%) Clustering
4 3 (2.59%) Replication
5 1 (0.86%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 116 (100.00%) Windows
2 89 (76.72%) Windows Server 2003
3 86 (74.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (23.28%) Linux
5 16 (13.79%) OS/400
6 15 (12.93%) Windows 7
7 13 (11.21%) Windows 8
8 8 (6.90%) UNIX
9 4 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (3.45%) Solaris
10 3 (2.59%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.72%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.86%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.66%) ITIL
2 12 (10.34%) Load Balancing
3 6 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (5.17%) Database Tuning
4 4 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (3.45%) Server Building
4 4 (3.45%) Resilience Testing
4 4 (3.45%) Asset Management
4 4 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (2.59%) ETL
5 3 (2.59%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (2.59%) Database Mirroring
5 3 (2.59%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (1.72%) PRINCE2
6 2 (1.72%) Project Management
7 1 (0.86%) Service Delivery
7 1 (0.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (0.86%) E-Commerce
7 1 (0.86%) Mobile Marketing
7 1 (0.86%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.76%) PowerShell
1 9 (7.76%) SQL
2 3 (2.59%) Shell Script
2 3 (2.59%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (18.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 21 (18.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (13.79%) VCP5
4 11 (9.48%) MCSA
5 10 (8.62%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (6.90%) MCITP
6 8 (6.90%) MCSE
6 8 (6.90%) CCNA
7 4 (3.45%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.45%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.45%) SAP Certification
8 3 (2.59%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.86%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.45%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.72%) SLA
3 2 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 64 (55.17%) Active Directory
2 41 (35.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (21.55%) Hyper-V
4 10 (8.62%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (4.31%) Terminal Services
6 4 (3.45%) VMware Server
6 4 (3.45%) Firmware
7 2 (1.72%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.72%) XenApp
7 2 (1.72%) vSphere
8 1 (0.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (3.45%) Ansible
1 4 (3.45%) Puppet
2 3 (2.59%) Backup Exec
2 3 (2.59%) SCCM
3 2 (1.72%) SCOM
4 1 (0.86%) Nagios
4 1 (0.86%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.86%) WSUS
4 1 (0.86%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.86%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 83 (71.55%) VMware
2 76 (65.52%) Microsoft
3 25 (21.55%) Cisco
4 16 (13.79%) IBM
5 14 (12.07%) Dell
6 11 (9.48%) Citrix
7 10 (8.62%) SolarWinds
7 10 (8.62%) Dell Compellent
8 8 (6.90%) Oracle
9 7 (6.03%) HP
10 5 (4.31%) NetApp
11 4 (3.45%) 3PAR
11 4 (3.45%) Veritas
11 4 (3.45%) Red Hat
11 4 (3.45%) SAP
12 3 (2.59%) CommVault
12 3 (2.59%) ProCurve
12 3 (2.59%) Veeam
13 2 (1.72%) Avaya
13 2 (1.72%) CheckPoint
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