Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 76 63
Rank change year-on-year +45 -13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 93 61 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 6.58% 2.85% 3.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.79% 12.03% 12.81%
Number of salaries quoted 85 54 81
South Wales median annual salary £31,500 £30,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.28% -15.28% +25.22%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,150 £21,250
90th Percentile £46,250 £43,375 £43,750
Wales median annual salary £31,500 £30,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -16.67% +30.91%

Windows Server 2012 is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 391 507 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 27.65% 23.65% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 355 442 612
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +4.48%

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Windows Server 2012 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +38 51 £31,500 -18.71% 3
Cardiff +13 25 £32,500 +18.18% 4
Monmouthshire - 9 £40,000 -
Caerphilly -2 4 £37,500 -
Torfaen - 3 £23,000 -
Windows Server 2012
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 93 (100.00%) Windows
2 77 (82.80%) VMware
3 72 (77.42%) Windows Server
4 66 (70.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 64 (68.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 64 (68.82%) Office 365
6 59 (63.44%) Microsoft
6 59 (63.44%) Active Directory
7 54 (58.06%) Exchange Server 2013
8 52 (55.91%) ITIL
8 52 (55.91%) Hyper-V
9 44 (47.31%) Windows 10
10 41 (44.09%) Citrix
11 39 (41.94%) MS Exchange
11 39 (41.94%) Windows 7
12 38 (40.86%) Windows 8
13 33 (35.48%) XenApp
14 32 (34.41%) VirtualBox
14 32 (34.41%) Exchange Server 2010
15 30 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
16 26 (27.96%) SAN
17 23 (24.73%) MCSE
18 19 (20.43%) Cisco
19 18 (19.35%) SQL
20 17 (18.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 16 (17.20%) XenDesktop
21 16 (17.20%) CCA
21 16 (17.20%) Citrix Certification
22 15 (16.13%) Firewall
23 12 (12.90%) VPN

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 54 (58.06%) Exchange Server 2013
2 39 (41.94%) MS Exchange
3 32 (34.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (8.60%) IIS
5 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.23%) IBM Notes
7 2 (2.15%) Apache Solr
7 2 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.15%) JBoss
7 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.08%) Apache
8 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Chatbot
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 64 (68.82%) Office 365
2 10 (10.75%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (27.96%) SAN
2 15 (16.13%) Firewall
3 12 (12.90%) VPN
4 6 (6.45%) DNS
5 5 (5.38%) DHCP
5 5 (5.38%) Network Security
6 4 (4.30%) NAS
7 3 (3.23%) Internet
7 3 (3.23%) PBX
7 3 (3.23%) VoIP
7 3 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.15%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (2.15%) IPsec
8 2 (2.15%) LAN
8 2 (2.15%) NetScaler
8 2 (2.15%) VLAN
8 2 (2.15%) WAN
9 1 (1.08%) HTTP
9 1 (1.08%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.08%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.15%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
1 3 (3.23%) Retail
2 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.08%) Advertising
3 1 (1.08%) Finance
3 1 (1.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 33 (35.48%) IT Engineer
2 28 (30.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 28 (30.11%) Support Engineer
3 21 (22.58%) IT Support
4 17 (18.28%) IT Support Engineer
5 16 (17.20%) Consultant
5 16 (17.20%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 16 (17.20%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.53%) Team Leader
7 5 (5.38%) IT Manager
7 5 (5.38%) Network Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (4.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 3 (3.23%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) Senior IT Support
9 3 (3.23%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.45%) Web Services
2 2 (2.15%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.15%) Replication
2 2 (2.15%) Social Media
3 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.08%) CMDB
3 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.08%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 93 (100.00%) Windows
2 72 (77.42%) Windows Server
3 66 (70.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (47.31%) Windows 10
5 39 (41.94%) Windows 7
6 38 (40.86%) Windows 8
7 10 (10.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (9.68%) Linux
9 7 (7.53%) Unix
10 4 (4.30%) Solaris
11 3 (3.23%) CentOS
11 3 (3.23%) Windows XP
12 2 (2.15%) Debian
13 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (55.91%) ITIL
2 8 (8.60%) Problem Management
3 7 (7.53%) Project Management
4 5 (5.38%) E-Commerce
4 5 (5.38%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (5.38%) Mentoring
4 5 (5.38%) Service Management
4 5 (5.38%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (4.30%) Change Management
5 4 (4.30%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (4.30%) ERP
6 3 (3.23%) CAD
6 3 (3.23%) Performance Management
6 3 (3.23%) Stress Analysis
7 2 (2.15%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.15%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.15%) CRM
7 2 (2.15%) High Availability
7 2 (2.15%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.15%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.35%) SQL
2 3 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (24.73%) MCSE
3 17 (18.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 16 (17.20%) CCA
4 16 (17.20%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (7.53%) MCSA
6 6 (6.45%) DBS Check
6 6 (6.45%) MCP
7 4 (4.30%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (4.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (3.23%) MCITP
8 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.15%) CCNA
9 2 (2.15%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) SLA
System Software
1 64 (68.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (63.44%) Active Directory
3 52 (55.91%) Hyper-V
4 33 (35.48%) XenApp
5 32 (34.41%) VirtualBox
6 16 (17.20%) XenDesktop
7 8 (8.60%) vSphere
8 5 (5.38%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (4.30%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (2.15%) WSUS
2 1 (1.08%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.08%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 77 (82.80%) VMware
2 59 (63.44%) Microsoft
3 41 (44.09%) Citrix
4 19 (20.43%) Cisco
5 6 (6.45%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.30%) Avaya
7 3 (3.23%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.23%) LANDesk
7 3 (3.23%) Lotus
7 3 (3.23%) McAfee
8 2 (2.15%) Dell
8 2 (2.15%) EMC
8 2 (2.15%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (1.08%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (1.08%) Epicor
9 1 (1.08%) HP
9 1 (1.08%) Juniper