Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 91 74
Rank change year-on-year +47 -17 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 108 65 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 5.19% 2.46% 3.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.71% 10.64% 12.09%
Number of salaries quoted 100 59 82
Wales median annual salary £31,500 £30,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -16.67% +30.91%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,400 £21,250
90th Percentile £45,125 £42,750 £43,727
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 548 611 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 26.33% 23.11% 26.69%
Number of salaries quoted 495 528 648
Wales median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% - +4.48%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,175 £20,500
90th Percentile £54,844 £48,750 £47,725
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +4.17%

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 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
South Wales +50 97 £31,500 +1.61% 4
North Wales -1 6 £27,500 +10.00%
West Wales -8 5 £30,000 +3.45%
Windows Server 2012
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wales region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 108 (100.00%) Windows
2 88 (81.48%) VMware
3 77 (71.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 75 (69.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 74 (68.52%) Windows Server
6 68 (62.96%) Active Directory
7 64 (59.26%) Microsoft
7 64 (59.26%) Office 365
8 60 (55.56%) ITIL
9 59 (54.63%) Hyper-V
10 55 (50.93%) Exchange Server 2013
11 47 (43.52%) Windows 8
11 47 (43.52%) Windows 10
12 46 (42.59%) Windows 7
13 43 (39.81%) Citrix
14 38 (35.19%) Microsoft Certification
14 38 (35.19%) MS Exchange
15 35 (32.41%) XenApp
16 32 (29.63%) SAN
17 31 (28.70%) MCSE
17 31 (28.70%) VirtualBox
17 31 (28.70%) Exchange Server 2010
18 27 (25.00%) Cisco
19 25 (23.15%) Firewall
20 19 (17.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 18 (16.67%) CCA
21 18 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
22 17 (15.74%) SQL
23 16 (14.81%) VPN
23 16 (14.81%) XenDesktop

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 55 (50.93%) Exchange Server 2013
2 38 (35.19%) MS Exchange
3 31 (28.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (7.41%) IIS
5 5 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.78%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.85%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.85%) JBoss
7 2 (1.85%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.93%) Apache
8 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.93%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 64 (59.26%) Office 365
2 10 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.56%) G Suite
4 2 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (29.63%) SAN
2 25 (23.15%) Firewall
3 16 (14.81%) VPN
4 12 (11.11%) DNS
5 11 (10.19%) DHCP
6 7 (6.48%) VoIP
7 6 (5.56%) WLAN
8 5 (4.63%) Network Security
8 5 (4.63%) VLAN
9 4 (3.70%) iSCSI
9 4 (3.70%) NAS
10 3 (2.78%) Internet
10 3 (2.78%) PBX
10 3 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (1.85%) IPsec
11 2 (1.85%) LAN
11 2 (1.85%) NetScaler
11 2 (1.85%) WAN
12 1 (0.93%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.85%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (2.78%) Retail
2 2 (1.85%) Advertising
2 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.93%) Finance
3 1 (0.93%) Law
3 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (29.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 32 (29.63%) IT Engineer
2 27 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 20 (18.52%) IT Support
4 19 (17.59%) Consultant
5 18 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 16 (14.81%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 16 (14.81%) IT Support Engineer
7 8 (7.41%) IT Technician
8 7 (6.48%) Team Leader
9 5 (4.63%) Network Engineer
10 4 (3.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 4 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (3.70%) Desktop Support
10 4 (3.70%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 4 (3.70%) IT Manager
11 3 (2.78%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 3 (2.78%) Analyst
11 3 (2.78%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.56%) Web Services
2 2 (1.85%) WebRTC
3 1 (0.93%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 2 (1.85%) Replication
4 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.93%) CMDB
4 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.93%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.93%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 108 (100.00%) Windows
2 77 (71.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 74 (68.52%) Windows Server
4 47 (43.52%) Windows 10
4 47 (43.52%) Windows 8
5 46 (42.59%) Windows 7
6 14 (12.96%) Linux
7 10 (9.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (8.33%) Windows XP
9 7 (6.48%) Unix
10 4 (3.70%) Solaris
11 3 (2.78%) CentOS
12 2 (1.85%) Debian
13 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.93%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (55.56%) ITIL
2 8 (7.41%) Problem Management
3 6 (5.56%) ITIL V2
3 6 (5.56%) Project Management
3 6 (5.56%) Time Management
4 5 (4.63%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (4.63%) Mentoring
4 5 (4.63%) Service Management
4 5 (4.63%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (3.70%) Change Management
5 4 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (3.70%) E-Commerce
6 3 (2.78%) CAD
6 3 (2.78%) ERP
6 3 (2.78%) Performance Management
6 3 (2.78%) Service Delivery
6 3 (2.78%) Stress Analysis
7 2 (1.85%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (1.85%) High Availability
7 2 (1.85%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.74%) SQL
2 3 (2.78%) Java
3 1 (0.93%) C
3 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 38 (35.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (28.70%) MCSE
3 19 (17.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 18 (16.67%) CCA
4 18 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
5 12 (11.11%) DBS Check
5 12 (11.11%) MCP
6 10 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (7.41%) CCNA
7 8 (7.41%) CCNP
8 7 (6.48%) MCSA
9 6 (5.56%) A+ Certification
10 4 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (3.70%) Security Cleared
11 3 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (2.78%) MCITP
11 3 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.48%) SLA
System Software
1 75 (69.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 68 (62.96%) Active Directory
3 59 (54.63%) Hyper-V
4 35 (32.41%) XenApp
5 31 (28.70%) VirtualBox
6 16 (14.81%) XenDesktop
7 8 (7.41%) vSphere
8 5 (4.63%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (3.70%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (1.85%) WSUS
2 1 (0.93%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.93%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 88 (81.48%) VMware
2 64 (59.26%) Microsoft
3 43 (39.81%) Citrix
4 27 (25.00%) Cisco
5 6 (5.56%) Google
5 6 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 5 (4.63%) HP
7 4 (3.70%) Avaya
8 3 (2.78%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.78%) LANDesk
8 3 (2.78%) Lotus
8 3 (2.78%) McAfee
9 2 (1.85%) Dell
9 2 (1.85%) EMC
9 2 (1.85%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (0.93%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (0.93%) Epicor
10 1 (0.93%) Juniper
10 1 (0.93%) SAP