The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 37 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 32 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.93% 2.95% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.08% 13.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 32 14 0
Average salary £27,500 £39,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -10.58%
Windows Server 2012
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
177 127 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.27% 22.01% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 162 115 83
Average salary £33,000 £34,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Windows Server 2012
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Cardiff region.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Trend in Cardiff

Windows Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2012.

1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (92.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (86.27%) VMware
4 42 (82.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 33 (64.71%) MS Exchange
6 27 (52.94%) Cisco
7 21 (41.18%) Firewall
8 20 (39.22%) Exchange Server 2013
9 19 (37.25%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
10 18 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2003
11 17 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 17 (33.33%) Active Directory
12 16 (31.37%) ITIL
12 16 (31.37%) SAN
13 14 (27.45%) SQL
13 14 (27.45%) Exchange Server 2007
13 14 (27.45%) Exchange Server 2010
13 14 (27.45%) Office 365
14 13 (25.49%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
15 12 (23.53%) CCNA
16 11 (21.57%) TCP/IP
16 11 (21.57%) Terminal Services
17 10 (19.61%) Change Management
17 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
17 10 (19.61%) IIS
17 10 (19.61%) Hyper-V
18 9 (17.65%) Windows 2000 Server
18 9 (17.65%) Linux

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (64.71%) MS Exchange
2 20 (39.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 18 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 14 (27.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (27.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (19.61%) IIS
6 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
7 5 (9.80%) Lync
8 4 (7.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.96%) WorkSite
9 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (27.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (41.18%) Firewall
2 16 (31.37%) SAN
3 11 (21.57%) TCP/IP
4 8 (15.69%) DNS
5 4 (7.84%) Internet
6 3 (5.88%) NAS
7 2 (3.92%) VoIP
7 2 (3.92%) IP Telephony
7 2 (3.92%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.96%) OSPF
8 1 (1.96%) BGP
8 1 (1.96%) EIGRP
8 1 (1.96%) WAN
8 1 (1.96%) ADSL
8 1 (1.96%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (3.92%) Finance
1 2 (3.92%) Advertising
1 2 (3.92%) Banking
2 1 (1.96%) Marketing
2 1 (1.96%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 22 (43.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (25.49%) Server Engineer
3 10 (19.61%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Support Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) Server Support Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) Server Support
5 7 (13.73%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Project Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Server Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Wintel Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Wintel Server Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
9 1 (1.96%) Network Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (92.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (82.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (17.65%) Windows 2000 Server
4 9 (17.65%) Linux
5 8 (15.69%) Solaris
6 6 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) ITIL
2 10 (19.61%) Change Management
3 6 (11.76%) Service Management
3 6 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (11.76%) Competitive Intelligence
4 4 (7.84%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.92%) Software Testing
6 1 (1.96%) Network Design
6 1 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (27.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (25.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (23.53%) CCNA
4 8 (15.69%) MCSE
4 8 (15.69%) Degree
5 6 (11.76%) RHCE
6 5 (9.80%) CCA
6 5 (9.80%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (9.80%) CCNP
7 2 (3.92%) ISEB
7 2 (3.92%) MCSA
7 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.96%) MCITP
8 1 (1.96%) VCP5
8 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.96%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (37.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 11 (21.57%) Terminal Services
4 10 (19.61%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.92%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 44 (86.27%) VMware
2 27 (52.94%) Cisco
3 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
4 9 (17.65%) Citrix
5 8 (15.69%) NetApp
5 8 (15.69%) Red Hat
6 7 (13.73%) HP
7 5 (9.80%) Dell
8 3 (5.88%) IBM
9 2 (3.92%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.92%) Veeam
9 2 (3.92%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.92%) IPFX
10 1 (1.96%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.96%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.96%) Juniper
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + bonus,training, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago