Period
to 20 February 2018

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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 89 82
Rank change year-on-year +32 -7 -18
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 86 57 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.47% 2.44% 2.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.84% 10.58% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67 57 64
Wales median annual salary £31,500 £35,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +2.19% -8.67%
10th Percentile £20,500 £23,550 £21,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,000 £43,750
UK median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.67% - -

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 482 539 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 25.04% 23.05% 27.23%
Number of salaries quoted 393 474 656
Wales median annual salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £21,050 £21,650 £20,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £49,625 £50,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,211
% change year-on-year +3.45% +0.67% +1.67%

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 20 February 2018.

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 20 February 2018. 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 +34 67 £31,500 -10.00% 7
Mid Wales - 15 - - 1
North Wales - 1 £27,500 - 1
Windows Server 2012
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 86 (100.00%) Windows
2 66 (76.74%) VMware
3 62 (72.09%) Microsoft
3 62 (72.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (72.09%) Windows Server
4 61 (70.93%) Hyper-V
5 53 (61.63%) ITIL
6 50 (58.14%) Office 365
7 47 (54.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 43 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 40 (46.51%) Active Directory
10 34 (39.53%) Citrix
10 34 (39.53%) MCSE
10 34 (39.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 34 (39.53%) Windows 10
11 33 (38.37%) XenApp
11 33 (38.37%) Windows 7
12 30 (34.88%) Windows 8
13 27 (31.40%) MS Exchange
14 26 (30.23%) VirtualBox
14 26 (30.23%) Exchange Server 2010
15 24 (27.91%) SLA
16 22 (25.58%) Linux
16 22 (25.58%) Microsoft Azure
17 21 (24.42%) SAN
18 18 (20.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 17 (19.77%) Service Management
19 17 (19.77%) Service Delivery
20 16 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
20 16 (18.60%) SQL

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 43 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 27 (31.40%) MS Exchange
3 26 (30.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.49%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.16%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.16%) IIS
5 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 50 (58.14%) Office 365
2 22 (25.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (17.44%) IaaS
4 7 (8.14%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.16%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 21 (24.42%) SAN
2 5 (5.81%) Firewall
3 3 (3.49%) VPN
3 3 (3.49%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.33%) DHCP
4 2 (2.33%) DNS
5 1 (1.16%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.16%) IPsec
5 1 (1.16%) NAS
5 1 (1.16%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.16%) VLAN
5 1 (1.16%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (4.65%) Finance
2 3 (3.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (30.23%) IT Engineer
2 20 (23.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (22.09%) Consultant
4 16 (18.60%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 16 (18.60%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (15.12%) IT Support
6 11 (12.79%) Support Engineer
7 10 (11.63%) IT Support Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Service Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.49%) 1st Line Support
10 3 (3.49%) Junior Consultant
10 3 (3.49%) Junior SAP Basis Consultant
10 3 (3.49%) Junior SAP Consultant
10 3 (3.49%) SAP Basis Consultant
10 3 (3.49%) SAP Consultant
10 3 (3.49%) Senior IT Support
10 3 (3.49%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.81%) Web Services
2 3 (3.49%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.44%) Enterprise Software
1 15 (17.44%) User Experience
2 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.16%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.16%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 86 (100.00%) Windows
2 62 (72.09%) Windows Server
3 47 (54.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (39.53%) Windows 10
5 33 (38.37%) Windows 7
6 30 (34.88%) Windows 8
7 22 (25.58%) Linux
8 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.33%) Solaris
9 2 (2.33%) Unix
10 1 (1.16%) CentOS
10 1 (1.16%) Debian
10 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (61.63%) ITIL
2 17 (19.77%) Service Delivery
2 17 (19.77%) Service Management
3 16 (18.60%) Continuous Improvement
3 16 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (17.44%) Incident Management
4 15 (17.44%) ITSM
4 15 (17.44%) Proactive Management
5 12 (13.95%) Mentoring
6 7 (8.14%) Coaching
6 7 (8.14%) TOGAF
7 5 (5.81%) Project Management
8 3 (3.49%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.33%) Performance Management
10 1 (1.16%) ERP
10 1 (1.16%) High Availability
10 1 (1.16%) ITIL V2
10 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.16%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.60%) SQL
2 1 (1.16%) Java
Qualifications
1 34 (39.53%) MCSE
1 34 (39.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (20.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 16 (18.60%) CCA
3 16 (18.60%) Citrix Certification
4 15 (17.44%) Degree
5 3 (3.49%) CCNA
5 3 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.33%) CCNP
6 2 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.16%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.16%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.16%) MCP
7 1 (1.16%) MCSA
7 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (27.91%) SLA
System Software
1 62 (72.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (70.93%) Hyper-V
3 40 (46.51%) Active Directory
4 33 (38.37%) XenApp
5 26 (30.23%) VirtualBox
6 16 (18.60%) XenDesktop
7 15 (17.44%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 66 (76.74%) VMware
2 62 (72.09%) Microsoft
3 34 (39.53%) Citrix
4 5 (5.81%) Cisco
5 3 (3.49%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.49%) SAP
6 2 (2.33%) Avaya
7 1 (1.16%) Dell
7 1 (1.16%) EMC
7 1 (1.16%) Epicor
7 1 (1.16%) Google
7 1 (1.16%) HP
7 1 (1.16%) Meraki
7 1 (1.16%) Nimble Storage