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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 64 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 40 33 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.12% 2.47% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.16% 9.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 35 30 0
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -17.64%
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
329 344 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.62% 25.79% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 291 312 250
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +25 38 £37,500 +7.14% 12
West Wales 0 1 £20,000 -16.66%
North Wales -1 1 £40,000 +39.13%
Windows Server 2012
UK

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 91 (100.00%) Windows
2 74 (81.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 69 (75.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 66 (72.53%) VMware
5 65 (71.43%) MS Exchange
6 55 (60.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 55 (60.44%) Microsoft
7 42 (46.15%) Cisco
7 42 (46.15%) Active Directory
8 38 (41.76%) Exchange Server 2007
9 34 (37.36%) Exchange Server 2003
10 33 (36.26%) Exchange Server 2010
11 30 (32.97%) Firewall
11 30 (32.97%) VMware Infrastructure
12 27 (29.67%) Office 365
13 24 (26.37%) MS Excel
14 23 (25.27%) SQL Server
14 23 (25.27%) SQL
15 21 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 20 (21.98%) SAN
16 20 (21.98%) Citrix
17 19 (20.88%) Terminal Services
17 19 (20.88%) Hyper-V
18 16 (17.58%) IIS
18 16 (17.58%) Cisco Certification
18 16 (17.58%) Microsoft Certification
19 13 (14.29%) TCP/IP
20 12 (13.19%) CCNA
21 11 (12.09%) VMware ESX
21 11 (12.09%) Linux

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 65 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 55 (60.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 38 (41.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 34 (37.36%) Exchange Server 2003
5 33 (36.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (17.58%) IIS
7 9 (9.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2000
9 4 (4.40%) WebSphere
9 4 (4.40%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (3.30%) Lync
11 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
12 1 (1.10%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 24 (26.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.10%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 27 (29.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (32.97%) Firewall
2 20 (21.98%) SAN
3 13 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 8 (8.79%) DNS
5 6 (6.59%) LAN
5 6 (6.59%) WAN
6 4 (4.40%) VoIP
6 4 (4.40%) HTTP
6 4 (4.40%) Internet
7 3 (3.30%) IP Telephony
7 3 (3.30%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (3.30%) iSCSI
7 3 (3.30%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.20%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (2.20%) SNMP
8 2 (2.20%) DHCP
8 2 (2.20%) VLAN
9 1 (1.10%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.27%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.10%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) NUnit
1 2 (2.20%) CruiseControl
1 2 (2.20%) NCover
General
1 5 (5.49%) Finance
2 4 (4.40%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.30%) Retail
4 2 (2.20%) Advertising
4 2 (2.20%) Legal
5 1 (1.10%) Marketing
5 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (41.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (18.68%) Analyst
3 15 (16.48%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (9.89%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.79%) Server Engineer
5 8 (8.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (7.69%) Server Support Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (7.69%) Server Support
6 7 (7.69%) Consultant
7 5 (5.49%) Wintel Consultant
8 4 (4.40%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) IT Support
8 4 (4.40%) Project Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Administrator
8 4 (4.40%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.30%) SQL DBA
9 3 (3.30%) DBA
9 3 (3.30%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.30%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.30%) .NET
2 2 (2.20%) XML
2 2 (2.20%) XSD
2 2 (2.20%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.79%) Clustering
2 5 (5.49%) Blackberry
2 5 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.40%) AS400
3 4 (4.40%) Replication
4 3 (3.30%) EqualLogic
4 3 (3.30%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.10%) Statistics
5 1 (1.10%) FMCG
5 1 (1.10%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 91 (100.00%) Windows
2 74 (81.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 69 (75.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (12.09%) Linux
5 8 (8.79%) Windows 7
6 6 (6.59%) Windows 8
6 6 (6.59%) Windows XP
7 5 (5.49%) UNIX
8 4 (4.40%) OS/400
9 3 (3.30%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (7.69%) ITIL
2 6 (6.59%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (5.49%) Change Control
4 4 (4.40%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (4.40%) Load Balancing
4 4 (4.40%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (3.30%) E-Commerce
5 3 (3.30%) ERP
5 3 (3.30%) Configuration Management
5 3 (3.30%) Project Management
5 3 (3.30%) Software Testing
5 3 (3.30%) Database Tuning
6 2 (2.20%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (2.20%) Migration
6 2 (2.20%) Test Scripting
6 2 (2.20%) Data Architecture
6 2 (2.20%) Content Management
6 2 (2.20%) Logistics
6 2 (2.20%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (25.27%) SQL
2 5 (5.49%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.30%) C#
4 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (17.58%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (17.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (13.19%) CCNA
4 7 (7.69%) MCSE
4 7 (7.69%) VCP5
5 5 (5.49%) MCP
5 5 (5.49%) CCA
5 5 (5.49%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (4.40%) MCITP
6 4 (4.40%) CCNP
7 3 (3.30%) MCSA
8 2 (2.20%) ISEB
8 2 (2.20%) ISTQB
8 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.10%) Degree
9 1 (1.10%) MCSD
9 1 (1.10%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 30 (32.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (20.88%) Hyper-V
3 19 (20.88%) Terminal Services
4 11 (12.09%) VMware ESX
5 6 (6.59%) XenApp
6 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (4.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) BMC PATROL
1 3 (3.30%) BMC Performance Manager
2 2 (2.20%) SCOM
2 2 (2.20%) SCDPM
2 2 (2.20%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 66 (72.53%) VMware
2 55 (60.44%) Microsoft
3 42 (46.15%) Cisco
4 20 (21.98%) Citrix
5 7 (7.69%) IBM
6 6 (6.59%) Dell
7 5 (5.49%) Oracle
8 4 (4.40%) NetApp
8 4 (4.40%) LANDesk
9 3 (3.30%) BMC
10 2 (2.20%) HP
10 2 (2.20%) ProCurve
10 2 (2.20%) Veeam
10 2 (2.20%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.20%) IPFX
11 1 (1.10%) Lotus
11 1 (1.10%) Apple
11 1 (1.10%) Red Gate
11 1 (1.10%) Cognos
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