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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 74 63 75
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 32 48 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.42% 3.50% 1.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.77% 12.06% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 31 41 18
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +2.85%
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
365 398 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 27.59% 29.05% 22.93%
Number of salaries quoted 329 315 220
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 -8 32 £32,500 -23.52% 3
Windows Server 2012
UK

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 62 (86.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 59 (81.94%) Windows Server
4 50 (69.44%) Microsoft
5 49 (68.06%) VMware
6 41 (56.94%) Active Directory
7 38 (52.78%) MS Exchange
8 30 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (38.89%) ITIL
10 27 (37.50%) Cisco
11 24 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 24 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 22 (30.56%) SAN
12 22 (30.56%) SQL Server
13 18 (25.00%) SQL
13 18 (25.00%) Unix
13 18 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
14 16 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
15 15 (20.83%) Firewall
15 15 (20.83%) MS Excel
16 13 (18.06%) Linux
16 13 (18.06%) vSphere
17 12 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
17 12 (16.67%) Red Hat
17 12 (16.67%) Finance
18 11 (15.28%) DNS
18 11 (15.28%) VMware ESXi
18 11 (15.28%) Amazon AWS
18 11 (15.28%) Coaching
19 10 (13.89%) Problem Management

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 38 (52.78%) MS Exchange
2 18 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (13.89%) IIS
6 7 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.39%) Apache
7 1 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.39%) JBoss
7 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.39%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.28%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (9.72%) Office 365
4 6 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (30.56%) SAN
2 15 (20.83%) Firewall
3 11 (15.28%) DNS
4 10 (13.89%) DHCP
5 8 (11.11%) VPN
6 6 (8.33%) IP Telephony
6 6 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (4.17%) SSL
8 2 (2.78%) NAS
8 2 (2.78%) VoIP
9 1 (1.39%) BGP
9 1 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.39%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (1.39%) FTP
9 1 (1.39%) HTTP
9 1 (1.39%) Internet
9 1 (1.39%) IPsec
9 1 (1.39%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.39%) Junos
9 1 (1.39%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.50%) MySQL
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 4 (5.56%) Advertising
4 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (34.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (23.61%) Analyst
3 15 (20.83%) Support Analyst
4 11 (15.28%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) Administrator
5 8 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (9.72%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (8.33%) Applications Support
7 6 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (6.94%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Technical Support
8 5 (6.94%) Technical Support Analyst
9 4 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) Exchange Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) IT Support
10 3 (4.17%) Designer
10 3 (4.17%) VMware Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.94%) .NET
1 5 (6.94%) MSMQ
2 4 (5.56%) COM
3 3 (4.17%) XML
3 3 (4.17%) XSD
3 3 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Clustering
2 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.72%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (4.17%) EqualLogic
6 2 (2.78%) Replication
6 2 (2.78%) Symmetrix
7 1 (1.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.39%) HP StoreVirtual
7 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.39%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 62 (86.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 59 (81.94%) Windows Server
4 30 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (25.00%) Unix
6 13 (18.06%) Linux
7 5 (6.94%) Windows 7
7 5 (6.94%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.17%) Solaris
9 2 (2.78%) AIX
10 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.89%) ITIL
2 11 (15.28%) Coaching
3 10 (13.89%) Problem Management
4 8 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (9.72%) Performance Management
6 6 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (8.33%) Service Management
7 3 (4.17%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.17%) High Availability
7 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (4.17%) ITIL V3
7 3 (4.17%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.17%) Resilience Testing
7 3 (4.17%) Server Building
8 2 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.78%) Change Management
8 2 (2.78%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.39%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.39%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (6.94%) R
3 1 (1.39%) C
3 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (12.50%) MCITP
3 8 (11.11%) CCNA
3 8 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (11.11%) MCSA
4 7 (9.72%) MCSE
5 4 (5.56%) CCNP
5 4 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (4.17%) A+ Certification
6 3 (4.17%) CCA
6 3 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (4.17%) MCTS
6 3 (4.17%) Server+ Certification
6 3 (4.17%) VCP5
7 2 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.78%) SAP Certification
8 1 (1.39%) CCDA
8 1 (1.39%) HNC
8 1 (1.39%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.39%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (9.72%) SLA
2 5 (6.94%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.78%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.78%) ISO22301
System Software
1 41 (56.94%) Active Directory
2 24 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (18.06%) vSphere
4 11 (15.28%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (9.72%) Hyper-V
6 6 (8.33%) Terminal Services
7 3 (4.17%) Firmware
7 3 (4.17%) VMware Server
8 2 (2.78%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Ansible
1 3 (4.17%) Puppet
1 3 (4.17%) SCCM
1 3 (4.17%) WSUS
2 2 (2.78%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.78%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (2.78%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 50 (69.44%) Microsoft
2 49 (68.06%) VMware
3 27 (37.50%) Cisco
4 12 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 10 (13.89%) Oracle
6 9 (12.50%) Dell
7 8 (11.11%) HP
8 7 (9.72%) Avaya
8 7 (9.72%) Citrix
9 6 (8.33%) NetApp
10 5 (6.94%) 3PAR
10 5 (6.94%) Veritas
11 4 (5.56%) IBM
12 2 (2.78%) EMC
12 2 (2.78%) SAP
12 2 (2.78%) Symantec
13 1 (1.39%) F5
13 1 (1.39%) Juniper
13 1 (1.39%) Sophos
13 1 (1.39%) Veeam
Wales
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Monmouth, Gwent
Monmouth School
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Peopleworks
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum £60,000 to £65,000 + Bonus + Excelle
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago