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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 67 48 62
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 43 51 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.07% 3.94% 2.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.50% 14.61% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 42 51 34
Average salary £36,750 £28,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.94% -1.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £24,000 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £41,682 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
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
374 349 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 26.68% 26.99% 27.29%
Number of salaries quoted 328 320 322
Average salary £37,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.12% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -12 43 £36,750 +25.64% 5
Windows Server 2012
UK

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 117 (100.00%) Windows
2 88 (75.21%) Windows Server 2003
3 86 (73.50%) VMware
3 86 (73.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 73 (62.39%) Microsoft
5 62 (52.99%) Active Directory
6 52 (44.44%) MS Exchange
7 45 (38.46%) SAN
7 45 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
8 42 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
9 36 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
10 35 (29.91%) Exchange Server 2007
11 26 (22.22%) SQL Server
12 25 (21.37%) MS Excel
13 24 (20.51%) Cisco
13 24 (20.51%) Hyper-V
14 23 (19.66%) Linux
15 21 (17.95%) Finance
15 21 (17.95%) Firewall
16 19 (16.24%) Microsoft Certification
17 18 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
18 17 (14.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 17 (14.53%) IIS
18 17 (14.53%) ITIL
19 16 (13.68%) TCP/IP
19 16 (13.68%) Windows 7
20 15 (12.82%) IBM
20 15 (12.82%) Advertising
21 14 (11.97%) DNS
21 14 (11.97%) Dell

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 52 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 45 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 36 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 35 (29.91%) Exchange Server 2007
5 18 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
6 17 (14.53%) IIS
7 13 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 13 (11.11%) SharePoint
8 11 (9.40%) Lync
9 3 (2.56%) WebSphere
9 3 (2.56%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.85%) JBoss
10 1 (0.85%) Apache
10 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 25 (21.37%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.42%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.84%) Office 365
2 5 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.71%) SaaS
4 1 (0.85%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 45 (38.46%) SAN
2 21 (17.95%) Firewall
3 16 (13.68%) TCP/IP
4 14 (11.97%) DNS
5 11 (9.40%) DHCP
6 9 (7.69%) Internet
7 8 (6.84%) iSCSI
8 4 (3.42%) HTTP
9 3 (2.56%) VoIP
10 2 (1.71%) WAN
10 2 (1.71%) VPN
10 2 (1.71%) NAS
11 1 (0.85%) Junos
11 1 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.85%) IPsec
11 1 (0.85%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (0.85%) SNMP
11 1 (0.85%) ADSL
11 1 (0.85%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (6.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (6.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (5.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.42%) MySQL
5 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 21 (17.95%) Finance
2 15 (12.82%) Advertising
3 1 (0.85%) Local Government
3 1 (0.85%) Welsh Language
3 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (17.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (16.24%) 3rd Line Support
4 17 (14.53%) Administrator
4 17 (14.53%) Support Engineer
5 13 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
6 12 (10.26%) Server Support
6 12 (10.26%) Server Engineer
7 9 (7.69%) Server Support Engineer
8 8 (6.84%) Support Analyst
8 8 (6.84%) Analyst
9 6 (5.13%) Project Engineer
9 6 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (4.27%) DBA
11 4 (3.42%) SQL DBA
11 4 (3.42%) UNIX Engineer
11 4 (3.42%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 4 (3.42%) IT Support
12 3 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
12 3 (2.56%) Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.42%) XML
1 4 (3.42%) XSD
1 4 (3.42%) XSLT
2 2 (1.71%) COM
3 1 (0.85%) X-Windows
3 1 (0.85%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.26%) AS400
2 11 (9.40%) Clustering
3 8 (6.84%) EqualLogic
3 8 (6.84%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (4.27%) Replication
5 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.85%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 117 (100.00%) Windows
2 88 (75.21%) Windows Server 2003
3 86 (73.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (19.66%) Linux
5 16 (13.68%) Windows 7
6 14 (11.97%) Windows 8
7 12 (10.26%) OS/400
8 8 (6.84%) UNIX
9 4 (3.42%) Solaris
10 3 (2.56%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.71%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.71%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.53%) ITIL
2 12 (10.26%) Load Balancing
3 8 (6.84%) Database Tuning
3 8 (6.84%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (4.27%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (3.42%) Asset Management
5 4 (3.42%) Resilience Testing
5 4 (3.42%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (3.42%) Server Building
6 3 (2.56%) Database Mirroring
6 3 (2.56%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (2.56%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (2.56%) PRINCE2
6 3 (2.56%) ETL
6 3 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (1.71%) Project Management
8 1 (0.85%) Change Management
8 1 (0.85%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (0.85%) Problem Management
8 1 (0.85%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.40%) SQL
2 10 (8.55%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.27%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (16.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (14.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (10.26%) VCP5
4 10 (8.55%) MCSE
5 9 (7.69%) MCSA
6 7 (5.98%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (5.13%) MCITP
7 6 (5.13%) SC Cleared
7 6 (5.13%) Security Cleared
8 5 (4.27%) SAP Certification
8 5 (4.27%) CCNA
9 4 (3.42%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.85%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.98%) SLA
1 7 (5.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.27%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 62 (52.99%) Active Directory
2 42 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (20.51%) Hyper-V
4 11 (9.40%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (5.98%) vSphere
6 6 (5.13%) Terminal Services
7 4 (3.42%) Firmware
7 4 (3.42%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.71%) XenApp
8 2 (1.71%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (4.27%) Backup Exec
2 4 (3.42%) Puppet
2 4 (3.42%) Ansible
3 2 (1.71%) SCCM
4 1 (0.85%) SCOM
4 1 (0.85%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.85%) BMC Performance Manager
4 1 (0.85%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 86 (73.50%) VMware
2 73 (62.39%) Microsoft
3 24 (20.51%) Cisco
4 15 (12.82%) IBM
5 14 (11.97%) Dell
6 10 (8.55%) Citrix
6 10 (8.55%) SolarWinds
7 8 (6.84%) Dell Compellent
7 8 (6.84%) Oracle
7 8 (6.84%) HP
8 7 (5.98%) NetApp
9 5 (4.27%) Red Hat
9 5 (4.27%) SAP
9 5 (4.27%) Veeam
10 4 (3.42%) 3PAR
10 4 (3.42%) Veritas
11 3 (2.56%) CommVault
12 2 (1.71%) Avaya
12 2 (1.71%) Acronis
12 2 (1.71%) CheckPoint
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