Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
UK > Wales
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 50 87
Rank change year-on-year -41 +37 -17
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 51 102 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.47% 4.99% 2.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.85% 19.17% 11.60%
Number of salaries quoted 47 94 63
Wales median annual salary £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.59% +5.00% -16.08%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,000 £22,100
90th Percentile £45,250 £46,250 £43,500
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 518 532 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 25.13% 26.04% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 435 482 525
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,510
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +8.42% +1.46%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £54,844 £48,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 -44 44 £31,500 - 2
West Wales +13 3 £35,000 +16.67%
Mid Wales - 3 - -
North Wales -1 1 £42,000 +52.73%
Windows Server 2012
UK

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (78.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (76.47%) VMware
3 39 (76.47%) Active Directory
4 37 (72.55%) Windows Server
5 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
6 20 (39.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (39.22%) Office 365
7 17 (33.33%) Windows 10
7 17 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 16 (31.37%) SAN
9 15 (29.41%) Hyper-V
10 13 (25.49%) Linux
10 13 (25.49%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (25.49%) Windows 7
11 12 (23.53%) DHCP
11 12 (23.53%) DNS
12 10 (19.61%) Cisco
12 10 (19.61%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (19.61%) Firewall
12 10 (19.61%) Degree
12 10 (19.61%) High Availability
12 10 (19.61%) Mentoring
13 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (17.65%) ITIL
13 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
14 8 (15.69%) SLA
14 8 (15.69%) VPN
14 8 (15.69%) PowerShell
14 8 (15.69%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 17 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (11.76%) IIS
5 3 (5.88%) Apache Solr
5 3 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (5.88%) SAS
5 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.92%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 20 (39.22%) Office 365
2 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.84%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (1.96%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.96%) IaaS
6 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (31.37%) SAN
2 12 (23.53%) DHCP
2 12 (23.53%) DNS
3 10 (19.61%) Firewall
4 8 (15.69%) VPN
5 7 (13.73%) HTTP
5 7 (13.73%) LAN
5 7 (13.73%) Network Security
6 6 (11.76%) WAN
7 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
8 4 (7.84%) NAS
8 4 (7.84%) VLAN
9 3 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (5.88%) IPsec
9 3 (5.88%) Kerberos
9 3 (5.88%) NetScaler
10 2 (3.92%) VoIP
11 1 (1.96%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (1.96%) Skype
11 1 (1.96%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Artifactory
1 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.96%) JIRA
1 1 (1.96%) MSBuild
1 1 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (1.96%) RSpec
1 1 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Support Engineer
2 15 (29.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 14 (27.45%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Systems Support
4 7 (13.73%) Systems Support Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Windows Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) IT Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (9.80%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (7.84%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Collaboration Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) IT Support
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) SAML
2 1 (1.96%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.96%) CGI
2 1 (1.96%) JSON
2 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (7.84%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.84%) Replication
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) User Experience
4 2 (3.92%) Clustering
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.96%) iPhone
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.96%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (78.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (72.55%) Windows Server
4 17 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 13 (25.49%) Linux
5 13 (25.49%) Windows 7
6 5 (9.80%) Windows 8
7 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (5.88%) CentOS
8 3 (5.88%) Debian
9 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (19.61%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (19.61%) High Availability
2 10 (19.61%) Mentoring
3 9 (17.65%) ITIL
4 8 (15.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 7 (13.73%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (11.76%) Break/Fix
6 6 (11.76%) Capacity Management
6 6 (11.76%) Change Management
6 6 (11.76%) Coaching
6 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (11.76%) DevOps
6 6 (11.76%) Problem Management
7 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.88%) ITSM
8 3 (5.88%) Load Balancing
8 3 (5.88%) Service Management
8 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.84%) Java
3 3 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (1.96%) C#
4 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) Degree
2 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.80%) MCITP
3 5 (9.80%) MCSE
4 3 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.92%) MCP
6 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 20 (39.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (29.41%) Hyper-V
4 5 (9.80%) vSphere
5 3 (5.88%) Shibboleth
5 3 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.92%) XenApp
7 1 (1.96%) Docker
7 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.96%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.96%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Ansible
1 1 (1.96%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (1.96%) SCCM
1 1 (1.96%) SCOM
1 1 (1.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.96%) Terraform
Vendors
1 39 (76.47%) VMware
2 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 10 (19.61%) Cisco
4 5 (9.80%) Citrix
5 4 (7.84%) Veeam
6 3 (5.88%) Draytek
6 3 (5.88%) EMC
6 3 (5.88%) Nimble Storage
6 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.88%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.96%) Apple
7 1 (1.96%) Aruba
7 1 (1.96%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (1.96%) Dell
7 1 (1.96%) HP
7 1 (1.96%) Mitel
7 1 (1.96%) NetApp