Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2012
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 57 61
Rank change year-on-year -30 +4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 49 93 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.56% 4.40% 3.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.16% 18.38% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 44 86 87
Wales median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £25,300 £21,125 £20,900
90th Percentile £43,750 £47,500 £46,750
UK median annual salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.33% - -

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 439 506 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 22.95% 23.91% 24.05%
Number of salaries quoted 374 468 545
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.32% +8.57% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £54,844 £57,946 £50,850
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -38 34 £32,500 - 2
West Wales +18 9 £40,210 +21.63% 4
Mid Wales - 6 £27,500 -
Windows Server 2012
UK

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 36 (73.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (69.39%) Active Directory
5 30 (61.22%) VMware
6 25 (51.02%) Microsoft
6 25 (51.02%) Office 365
7 21 (42.86%) DNS
8 18 (36.73%) MS Exchange
8 18 (36.73%) DHCP
8 18 (36.73%) Microsoft Azure
9 17 (34.69%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (32.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 16 (32.65%) Hyper-V
10 16 (32.65%) Firewall
11 14 (28.57%) Degree
11 14 (28.57%) Windows 7
12 13 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (26.53%) SAN
13 12 (24.49%) ITIL
14 11 (22.45%) Problem Management
14 11 (22.45%) Linux
14 11 (22.45%) Windows 10
15 10 (20.41%) High Availability
15 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2013
15 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Office
16 9 (18.37%) PowerShell
16 9 (18.37%) SCOM
17 8 (16.33%) Service Delivery

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 18 (36.73%) MS Exchange
2 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.08%) IIS
5 2 (4.08%) NetWeaver
5 2 (4.08%) SAS
6 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 25 (51.02%) Office 365
2 18 (36.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.16%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (4.08%) IaaS
5 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.04%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (2.04%) PaaS
5 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (42.86%) DNS
2 18 (36.73%) DHCP
3 16 (32.65%) Firewall
4 13 (26.53%) SAN
5 5 (10.20%) LAN
5 5 (10.20%) Network Security
5 5 (10.20%) WAN
6 4 (8.16%) HTTP
6 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
7 3 (6.12%) Kerberos
7 3 (6.12%) NAS
8 2 (4.08%) VoIP
8 2 (4.08%) VPN
9 1 (2.04%) PABX
9 1 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Artifactory
1 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.04%) JIRA
1 1 (2.04%) MSBuild
1 1 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (2.04%) RSpec
1 1 (2.04%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (12.24%) Automotive
1 6 (12.24%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Support Engineer
2 12 (24.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) IT Support
5 5 (10.20%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Administrator
6 4 (8.16%) IT Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Systems Support
6 4 (8.16%) Systems Support Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.12%) Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Collaboration Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) SAML
2 2 (4.08%) SAP Basis
3 1 (2.04%) .NET
3 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.04%) JSON
3 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (10.20%) PKI
3 4 (8.16%) User Experience
4 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.04%) iPhone
5 1 (2.04%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 36 (73.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 11 (22.45%) Linux
5 11 (22.45%) Windows 10
6 4 (8.16%) Android
6 4 (8.16%) Mac OS X
7 3 (6.12%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.04%) SUSE
8 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Problem-Solving
2 16 (32.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 12 (24.49%) ITIL
4 11 (22.45%) Problem Management
5 10 (20.41%) High Availability
6 8 (16.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (16.33%) Service Delivery
7 6 (12.24%) DevOps
7 6 (12.24%) Patch Management
7 6 (12.24%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (12.24%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (10.20%) Break/Fix
8 5 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (10.20%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (10.20%) Server Virtualisation
9 4 (8.16%) Change Management
9 4 (8.16%) ITSM
9 4 (8.16%) Service Management
9 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.37%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.12%) SQL
3 1 (2.04%) C#
3 1 (2.04%) Java
3 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) Degree
2 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (12.24%) MCSA
4 3 (6.12%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.12%) MCSE
5 2 (4.08%) MCITP
5 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (69.39%) Active Directory
2 16 (32.65%) Hyper-V
3 13 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (10.20%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (10.20%) VMware Server
5 4 (8.16%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (8.16%) Terminal Services
6 3 (6.12%) Shibboleth
6 3 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (4.08%) vSphere
8 1 (2.04%) Docker
8 1 (2.04%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (18.37%) SCOM
2 5 (10.20%) SCOrch
3 4 (8.16%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (8.16%) SCCM
4 3 (6.12%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.04%) Ansible
5 1 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.04%) Terraform
5 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (61.22%) VMware
2 25 (51.02%) Microsoft
3 8 (16.33%) HP
4 7 (14.29%) Cisco
5 5 (10.20%) Veeam
6 4 (8.16%) Apple
6 4 (8.16%) McAfee
6 4 (8.16%) ServiceNow
7 3 (6.12%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.12%) Sophos
7 3 (6.12%) Symantec
8 2 (4.08%) Draytek
8 2 (4.08%) SAP
8 2 (4.08%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.04%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (2.04%) Mitel