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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 36 55 54
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 31 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.53% 2.69% 1.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.02% 11.11% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 11
Average salary £35,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.57% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,240 £41,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
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
172 162 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 25.11% 24.25% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 133 143 94
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 27 May 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (81.13%) VMware
3 42 (79.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 40 (75.47%) Microsoft
5 31 (58.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (56.60%) Active Directory
7 21 (39.62%) SAN
8 20 (37.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
10 18 (33.96%) Linux
10 18 (33.96%) Finance
11 16 (30.19%) IBM
11 16 (30.19%) IBM HTTP Server
11 16 (30.19%) AS400
11 16 (30.19%) MS Exchange
11 16 (30.19%) OS/400
11 16 (30.19%) HTTP
11 16 (30.19%) WebSphere
11 16 (30.19%) Exchange Server 2007
11 16 (30.19%) Exchange Server 2010
11 16 (30.19%) VCP5
12 13 (24.53%) Exchange Server 2013
13 11 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (20.75%) Hyper-V
14 10 (18.87%) Lync
14 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
15 9 (16.98%) SharePoint
15 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (16.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 9 (16.98%) Windows 7

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 16 (30.19%) MS Exchange
1 16 (30.19%) IBM HTTP Server
1 16 (30.19%) WebSphere
1 16 (30.19%) Exchange Server 2007
1 16 (30.19%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (24.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (18.87%) Lync
4 9 (16.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (16.98%) SharePoint
5 7 (13.21%) IIS
6 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (39.62%) SAN
2 16 (30.19%) HTTP
3 8 (15.09%) DNS
4 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
5 6 (11.32%) DHCP
5 6 (11.32%) Internet
6 5 (9.43%) Firewall
7 2 (3.77%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
General
1 18 (33.96%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (32.08%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (13.21%) Server Support
3 7 (13.21%) Server Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Server Support Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Project Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Database Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Database Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Junior Network Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Lead Architect
8 1 (1.89%) Designer
8 1 (1.89%) Senior Architect
8 1 (1.89%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (1.89%) Citrix Architect
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.19%) AS400
2 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.89%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (79.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 31 (58.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (33.96%) Linux
5 16 (30.19%) OS/400
6 9 (16.98%) Windows 7
6 9 (16.98%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.09%) ITIL
2 5 (9.43%) Load Balancing
3 2 (3.77%) Database Tuning
3 2 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (3.77%) ETL
3 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.89%) Service Delivery
4 1 (1.89%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (37.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (30.19%) VCP5
3 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (13.21%) MCSA
5 6 (11.32%) MCSE
6 5 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (5.66%) CCNA
8 2 (3.77%) MCITP
8 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 30 (56.60%) Active Directory
2 11 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (20.75%) Hyper-V
3 7 (13.21%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (7.55%) vSphere
4 4 (7.55%) XenApp
5 3 (5.66%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.77%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) WSUS
1 1 (1.89%) SCCM
1 1 (1.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 43 (81.13%) VMware
2 40 (75.47%) Microsoft
3 16 (30.19%) IBM
4 7 (13.21%) Citrix
5 6 (11.32%) SolarWinds
6 5 (9.43%) Cisco
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle
7 2 (3.77%) HP
7 2 (3.77%) Avaya
7 2 (3.77%) Apple
7 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.89%) McAfee
8 1 (1.89%) NetApp
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