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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 44 59 48
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 62 41 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.43% 3.09% 3.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.19% 11.82% 14.90%
Number of salaries quoted 58 38 44
Average salary £35,500 £29,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.32% -8.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,586 £40,300 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -7.33%
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
383 347 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 27.34% 26.15% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 329 314 279
Average salary £35,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.57% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £52,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 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 3 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 +24 58 £35,750 +19.16% 4
West Wales - 3 £20,000 -
North Wales -10 1 £27,500 -
Windows Server 2012
UK

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 121 (100.00%) Windows
2 94 (77.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 90 (74.38%) VMware
3 90 (74.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 83 (68.60%) Microsoft
5 71 (58.68%) Active Directory
6 62 (51.24%) MS Exchange
7 53 (43.80%) Exchange Server 2013
8 44 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
9 41 (33.88%) SAN
10 40 (33.06%) Exchange Server 2007
10 40 (33.06%) Exchange Server 2010
11 34 (28.10%) SQL Server
12 29 (23.97%) Linux
12 29 (23.97%) Hyper-V
13 27 (22.31%) Cisco
13 27 (22.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 25 (20.66%) Firewall
14 25 (20.66%) MS Excel
15 24 (19.83%) Finance
16 22 (18.18%) VCP5
17 21 (17.36%) Microsoft Certification
18 20 (16.53%) TCP/IP
19 19 (15.70%) IBM
19 19 (15.70%) OS/400
19 19 (15.70%) AS400
20 18 (14.88%) Windows 7
21 17 (14.05%) Exchange Server 2003
21 17 (14.05%) Dell
22 16 (13.22%) ITIL

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 62 (51.24%) MS Exchange
2 53 (43.80%) Exchange Server 2013
3 40 (33.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (33.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (14.05%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (11.57%) SharePoint
6 13 (10.74%) IIS
7 12 (9.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 10 (8.26%) IBM HTTP Server
8 10 (8.26%) Lync
8 10 (8.26%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.83%) Node.js
9 1 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 25 (20.66%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.31%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.96%) Office 365
2 4 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.48%) PaaS
4 1 (0.83%) Dropbox
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (33.88%) SAN
2 25 (20.66%) Firewall
3 20 (16.53%) TCP/IP
4 15 (12.40%) DNS
5 13 (10.74%) iSCSI
6 12 (9.92%) DHCP
7 10 (8.26%) HTTP
8 9 (7.44%) Internet
9 6 (4.96%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (4.96%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (2.48%) VoIP
11 2 (1.65%) NetScaler
12 1 (0.83%) Junos
12 1 (0.83%) Wireless
12 1 (0.83%) IPsec
12 1 (0.83%) WAN
12 1 (0.83%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (28.10%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (4.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (4.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.31%) MySQL
4 3 (2.48%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.48%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.48%) Big Data
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.48%) Relational Database
General
1 24 (19.83%) Finance
2 13 (10.74%) Advertising
3 3 (2.48%) Marketing
4 1 (0.83%) Welsh Language
4 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.83%) Local Government
4 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (40.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (19.83%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
4 17 (14.05%) Support Engineer
5 16 (13.22%) Administrator
6 12 (9.92%) Systems Administrator
6 12 (9.92%) Server Support
7 11 (9.09%) Project Engineer
7 11 (9.09%) Server Engineer
8 9 (7.44%) Server Support Engineer
9 5 (4.13%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (4.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (4.13%) IT Support
10 4 (3.31%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.31%) Analyst
10 4 (3.31%) UNIX Engineer
11 3 (2.48%) Database Engineer
11 3 (2.48%) Senior Database Engineer
11 3 (2.48%) SQL DBA
11 3 (2.48%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.83%) COM
1 1 (0.83%) XML
1 1 (0.83%) XSD
1 1 (0.83%) XSLT
1 1 (0.83%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.70%) AS400
2 13 (10.74%) EqualLogic
2 13 (10.74%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (5.79%) Clustering
4 3 (2.48%) Replication
5 2 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 121 (100.00%) Windows
2 94 (77.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 90 (74.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (23.97%) Linux
5 19 (15.70%) OS/400
6 18 (14.88%) Windows 7
7 16 (13.22%) Windows 8
8 7 (5.79%) UNIX
8 7 (5.79%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (3.31%) Solaris
10 3 (2.48%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.65%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.22%) ITIL
2 12 (9.92%) Load Balancing
3 6 (4.96%) Database Tuning
3 6 (4.96%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (4.96%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (3.31%) Resilience Testing
4 4 (3.31%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (3.31%) Asset Management
4 4 (3.31%) Server Building
5 3 (2.48%) E-Commerce
5 3 (2.48%) ETL
5 3 (2.48%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (2.48%) Database Mirroring
5 3 (2.48%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (2.48%) Mobile Marketing
6 2 (1.65%) Project Management
6 2 (1.65%) PRINCE2
7 1 (0.83%) Service Delivery
7 1 (0.83%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (0.83%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.44%) PowerShell
2 5 (4.13%) SQL
3 3 (2.48%) T-SQL
3 3 (2.48%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (22.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 22 (18.18%) VCP5
3 21 (17.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (10.74%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (9.09%) MCITP
5 11 (9.09%) MCSA
6 8 (6.61%) CCNA
7 7 (5.79%) MCSE
8 4 (3.31%) CCNP
8 4 (3.31%) SAP Certification
9 3 (2.48%) SC Cleared
9 3 (2.48%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.48%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.31%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.65%) SLA
3 2 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 71 (58.68%) Active Directory
2 44 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (23.97%) Hyper-V
4 9 (7.44%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (4.13%) XenApp
5 5 (4.13%) Terminal Services
6 4 (3.31%) VMware Server
6 4 (3.31%) Firmware
6 4 (3.31%) vSphere
6 4 (3.31%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.65%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.83%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (3.31%) SCCM
1 4 (3.31%) Puppet
1 4 (3.31%) Ansible
2 3 (2.48%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.65%) SCOM
4 1 (0.83%) SCSM
4 1 (0.83%) WSUS
4 1 (0.83%) Nagios
4 1 (0.83%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 90 (74.38%) VMware
2 83 (68.60%) Microsoft
3 27 (22.31%) Cisco
4 19 (15.70%) IBM
5 17 (14.05%) Dell
6 15 (12.40%) Citrix
7 13 (10.74%) Dell Compellent
8 10 (8.26%) SolarWinds
9 7 (5.79%) Oracle
10 6 (4.96%) HP
11 5 (4.13%) NetApp
12 4 (3.31%) Veritas
12 4 (3.31%) Red Hat
12 4 (3.31%) SAP
12 4 (3.31%) 3PAR
13 3 (2.48%) ProCurve
13 3 (2.48%) Veeam
13 3 (2.48%) CommVault
14 2 (1.65%) Avaya
14 2 (1.65%) CheckPoint
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