The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 40 44
Rank change year-on-year -19 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 34 65 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.42% 4.95% 4.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.47% 20.31% 16.80%
Number of salaries quoted 28 56 61
Median salary £32,500 £30,250 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.43% -14.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,625 £47,500 £45,000
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 Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 235 320 387
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 23.67% 24.37% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 503 676 904
Median salary £36,116 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.18% -2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £54,844 £47,000 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2012 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 in Wales.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2012 in Wales

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 in Wales over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2012 in Wales

Windows Server 2012
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 28 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
South Wales -8 32 £30,750 -0.80% 2
North Wales -2 1 £45,000 +80.00%
West Wales -18 1 £55,000 +80.32%
Windows Server 2012
UK

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wales region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 97 (100.00%) Windows
2 82 (84.54%) VMware
3 63 (64.95%) Windows Server
4 53 (54.64%) Microsoft
5 51 (52.58%) Active Directory
5 51 (52.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 50 (51.55%) Office 365
7 45 (46.39%) VMware Infrastructure
8 43 (44.33%) Hyper-V
9 39 (40.21%) MS Exchange
10 37 (38.14%) Microsoft Certification
11 33 (34.02%) Exchange Server 2013
12 31 (31.96%) Windows Server 2003
13 29 (29.90%) MCSE
14 27 (27.84%) ITIL
14 27 (27.84%) SAN
15 24 (24.74%) Firewall
16 23 (23.71%) Cisco
17 22 (22.68%) Citrix
17 22 (22.68%) SQL
17 22 (22.68%) Exchange Server 2010
18 21 (21.65%) Windows 7
19 20 (20.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 20 (20.62%) Windows 10
20 19 (19.59%) Microsoft Azure
20 19 (19.59%) SQL Server
21 18 (18.56%) DNS
22 17 (17.53%) Linux
22 17 (17.53%) CCA
22 17 (17.53%) Citrix Certification

Windows Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 39 (40.21%) MS Exchange
2 33 (34.02%) Exchange Server 2013
3 22 (22.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (11.34%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (8.25%) IIS
6 6 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.06%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.03%) Apache
8 1 (1.03%) NetWeaver
8 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 50 (51.55%) Office 365
2 19 (19.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (12.37%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.06%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.06%) IaaS
4 2 (2.06%) PaaS
4 2 (2.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (27.84%) SAN
2 24 (24.74%) Firewall
3 18 (18.56%) DNS
4 8 (8.25%) TCP/IP
5 7 (7.22%) DHCP
6 6 (6.19%) LAN
6 6 (6.19%) NAS
7 5 (5.15%) VLAN
7 5 (5.15%) VPN
7 5 (5.15%) WAN
8 4 (4.12%) iSCSI
8 4 (4.12%) Network Security
9 3 (3.09%) VoIP
10 2 (2.06%) PBX
10 2 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (1.03%) LDAP
11 1 (1.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.09%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (2.06%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.03%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (7.22%) Finance
2 4 (4.12%) Advertising
3 3 (3.09%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.06%) Retail
4 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (21.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 21 (21.65%) Support Engineer
2 16 (16.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 14 (14.43%) IT Engineer
4 13 (13.40%) Consultant
5 12 (12.37%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 10 (10.31%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (10.31%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (10.31%) Analyst
7 8 (8.25%) IT Manager
7 8 (8.25%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.19%) Senior Support Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) Senior Technical Support
8 6 (6.19%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) Support Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) Technical Support
8 6 (6.19%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.06%) .NET
1 2 (2.06%) Web Services
2 1 (1.03%) ADSI
2 1 (1.03%) HTML
2 1 (1.03%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.19%) Replication
2 4 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.09%) Clustering
3 3 (3.09%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (3.09%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.06%) Fintech
4 2 (2.06%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.06%) Social Media
5 1 (1.03%) CMDB
5 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 97 (100.00%) Windows
2 63 (64.95%) Windows Server
3 51 (52.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (31.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (21.65%) Windows 7
6 20 (20.62%) Windows 10
7 17 (17.53%) Linux
8 12 (12.37%) Windows 8
9 6 (6.19%) Unix
10 4 (4.12%) CentOS
11 3 (3.09%) Windows XP
12 2 (2.06%) Mac OS X
12 2 (2.06%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (2.06%) Windows Vista
13 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
13 1 (1.03%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (1.03%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.84%) ITIL
2 13 (13.40%) Project Management
3 6 (6.19%) Virtual Environments
4 5 (5.15%) PRINCE2
5 4 (4.12%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (4.12%) E-Commerce
5 4 (4.12%) High Availability
5 4 (4.12%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (3.09%) ERP
6 3 (3.09%) Migration
6 3 (3.09%) SIEM
7 2 (2.06%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.06%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (2.06%) Defect Management
7 2 (2.06%) Hardware Maintenance
7 2 (2.06%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (2.06%) Mobile First
7 2 (2.06%) Security Monitoring
7 2 (2.06%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (2.06%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.68%) SQL
2 5 (5.15%) PowerShell
2 5 (5.15%) Python
3 2 (2.06%) VB
4 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (38.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (29.90%) MCSE
3 20 (20.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 17 (17.53%) CCA
4 17 (17.53%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (17.53%) Citrix Certification
5 15 (15.46%) CCNA
6 12 (12.37%) MCSA
7 5 (5.15%) CCNP
7 5 (5.15%) DBS Check
7 5 (5.15%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (5.15%) MCP
8 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.03%) CEH
10 1 (1.03%) CISSP
10 1 (1.03%) Degree
10 1 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.03%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.37%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.03%) PMO
System Software
1 51 (52.58%) Active Directory
2 45 (46.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (44.33%) Hyper-V
4 17 (17.53%) XenApp
5 9 (9.28%) VirtualBox
6 5 (5.15%) XenDesktop
7 4 (4.12%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (3.09%) vSphere
9 2 (2.06%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (2.06%) vCloud
9 2 (2.06%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.03%) Firmware
10 1 (1.03%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (5.15%) NetBackup
2 4 (4.12%) ServiceCenter
3 3 (3.09%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.06%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.06%) SCCM
4 2 (2.06%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.06%) WSUS
5 1 (1.03%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.03%) QRadar
Vendors
1 82 (84.54%) VMware
2 53 (54.64%) Microsoft
3 23 (23.71%) Cisco
4 22 (22.68%) Citrix
5 8 (8.25%) Veeam
6 7 (7.22%) Dell
7 6 (6.19%) HP
7 6 (6.19%) Oracle
8 4 (4.12%) EqualLogic
8 4 (4.12%) McAfee
8 4 (4.12%) Veritas
9 3 (3.09%) EMC
9 3 (3.09%) SolarWinds
9 3 (3.09%) Splunk
10 2 (2.06%) Apple
10 2 (2.06%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.06%) Clearswift
10 2 (2.06%) Lotus
10 2 (2.06%) SAP
10 2 (2.06%) Symantec
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