The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Windows Server 2012 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 42 37
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 34 53 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 4.77% 4.70% 5.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.25% 19.20% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 28 44 65
Median salary £31,750 £31,250 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.60% -13.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,300 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,450 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Windows Server 2012 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 160 276 387
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 22.44% 24.47% 30.96%
Number of salaries quoted 147 237 335
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 in South Wales

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in South Wales.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in South Wales

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in South Wales over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in South Wales

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +12 13 £29,000 -35.55% 1
Cardiff -4 8 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Caerphilly +3 5 £32,500 -13.33%
Monmouthshire -1 5 - -
Torfaen - 2 £23,000 - 1
Windows Server 2012
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 89 (100.00%) Windows
2 77 (86.52%) VMware
3 57 (64.04%) Windows Server
4 49 (55.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (55.06%) Microsoft
5 47 (52.81%) Active Directory
6 46 (51.69%) Office 365
7 43 (48.31%) VMware Infrastructure
8 41 (46.07%) Hyper-V
9 37 (41.57%) MS Exchange
10 35 (39.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 33 (37.08%) Exchange Server 2013
12 29 (32.58%) Windows Server 2003
13 27 (30.34%) SAN
13 27 (30.34%) MCSE
13 27 (30.34%) ITIL
14 22 (24.72%) SQL
14 22 (24.72%) Citrix
14 22 (24.72%) Exchange Server 2010
15 21 (23.60%) Cisco
16 20 (22.47%) Firewall
16 20 (22.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 20 (22.47%) Windows 10
17 19 (21.35%) Windows 7
18 17 (19.10%) CCA
18 17 (19.10%) Citrix Certification
18 17 (19.10%) Cisco Certification
18 17 (19.10%) SQL Server
18 17 (19.10%) XenApp
19 15 (16.85%) Microsoft Azure

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 37 (41.57%) MS Exchange
2 33 (37.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 22 (24.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (10.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (8.99%) IIS
6 6 (6.74%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.25%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.12%) Apache
8 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 46 (51.69%) Office 365
2 15 (16.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (13.48%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.25%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 27 (30.34%) SAN
2 20 (22.47%) Firewall
3 14 (15.73%) DNS
4 6 (6.74%) LAN
4 6 (6.74%) NAS
4 6 (6.74%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.62%) DHCP
5 5 (5.62%) VLAN
5 5 (5.62%) VPN
5 5 (5.62%) WAN
6 4 (4.49%) iSCSI
6 4 (4.49%) Network Security
7 3 (3.37%) VoIP
8 2 (2.25%) PBX
8 2 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.12%) LDAP
9 1 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.10%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.37%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Bitbucket
1 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (5.62%) Finance
2 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.25%) Advertising
3 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (23.60%) Support Engineer
2 19 (21.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (17.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 12 (13.48%) Consultant
4 12 (13.48%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 12 (13.48%) IT Engineer
5 10 (11.24%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (11.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 10 (11.24%) Analyst
6 8 (8.99%) IT Manager
6 8 (8.99%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (6.74%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Senior Support Analyst
7 6 (6.74%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 6 (6.74%) Senior Technical Support
7 6 (6.74%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
7 6 (6.74%) Support Analyst
7 6 (6.74%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (6.74%) Technical Support
7 6 (6.74%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.25%) .NET
1 2 (2.25%) Web Services
2 1 (1.12%) ADSI
2 1 (1.12%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.74%) Replication
2 3 (3.37%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.25%) Fintech
3 2 (2.25%) Social Media
4 1 (1.12%) Clustering
4 1 (1.12%) CMDB
4 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.12%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.12%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 89 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (64.04%) Windows Server
3 49 (55.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (32.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (22.47%) Windows 10
6 19 (21.35%) Windows 7
7 13 (14.61%) Linux
8 12 (13.48%) Windows 8
9 6 (6.74%) Unix
10 3 (3.37%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.12%) CentOS
11 1 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.34%) ITIL
2 11 (12.36%) Project Management
3 6 (6.74%) Virtual Environments
4 5 (5.62%) PRINCE2
5 4 (4.49%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (3.37%) ERP
6 3 (3.37%) Migration
7 2 (2.25%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.25%) CAD
7 2 (2.25%) CRM
7 2 (2.25%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (2.25%) Data Migration
7 2 (2.25%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.25%) Hardware Maintenance
7 2 (2.25%) High Availability
7 2 (2.25%) Information Security
7 2 (2.25%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (2.25%) Mobile First
7 2 (2.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.25%) Stress Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (24.72%) SQL
2 2 (2.25%) Python
2 2 (2.25%) VB
3 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (39.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (30.34%) MCSE
3 20 (22.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 17 (19.10%) CCA
4 17 (19.10%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (19.10%) Citrix Certification
5 15 (16.85%) CCNA
6 12 (13.48%) MCSA
7 5 (5.62%) CCNP
7 5 (5.62%) DBS Check
7 5 (5.62%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (5.62%) MCP
8 3 (3.37%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.12%) Degree
10 1 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.12%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.48%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) PMO
System Software
1 47 (52.81%) Active Directory
2 43 (48.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (46.07%) Hyper-V
4 17 (19.10%) XenApp
5 9 (10.11%) VirtualBox
6 5 (5.62%) XenDesktop
7 4 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.25%) vCloud
9 1 (1.12%) Firmware
9 1 (1.12%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.12%) vSphere
9 1 (1.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (5.62%) NetBackup
2 4 (4.49%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (1.12%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.12%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 77 (86.52%) VMware
2 49 (55.06%) Microsoft
3 22 (24.72%) Citrix
4 21 (23.60%) Cisco
5 8 (8.99%) Veeam
6 7 (7.87%) Dell
7 6 (6.74%) HP
7 6 (6.74%) Oracle
8 4 (4.49%) EqualLogic
9 3 (3.37%) EMC
9 3 (3.37%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.25%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.25%) LANDesk
10 2 (2.25%) Lotus
10 2 (2.25%) McAfee
10 2 (2.25%) Meraki
10 2 (2.25%) NetApp
10 2 (2.25%) Symantec
10 2 (2.25%) Veritas
11 1 (1.12%) Barracuda Networks
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday, flexi time
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Networkers
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago