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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 44 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 26 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.91% 1.27% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.76% 6.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 0
Average salary £42,500 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -15.29%
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
165 80 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.81% 20.36% 15.74%
Number of salaries quoted 146 69 63
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 January 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (86.96%) VMware
3 36 (78.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (73.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 32 (69.57%) MS Exchange
6 30 (65.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 26 (56.52%) Cisco
7 26 (56.52%) Microsoft
8 20 (43.48%) Active Directory
9 19 (41.30%) Office 365
9 19 (41.30%) Exchange Server 2003
10 18 (39.13%) Firewall
11 14 (30.43%) Terminal Services
11 14 (30.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 13 (28.26%) Exchange Server 2007
12 13 (28.26%) Linux
13 12 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
14 11 (23.91%) Citrix
14 11 (23.91%) IBM
15 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
15 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
15 9 (19.57%) OS/400
15 9 (19.57%) HTTP
15 9 (19.57%) AS400
15 9 (19.57%) Finance
15 9 (19.57%) IBM HTTP Server
15 9 (19.57%) WebSphere
15 9 (19.57%) VCP5

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 32 (69.57%) MS Exchange
2 30 (65.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (41.30%) Exchange Server 2003
4 13 (28.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (19.57%) IBM HTTP Server
6 9 (19.57%) WebSphere
7 6 (13.04%) IIS
8 3 (6.52%) Lync
8 3 (6.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (41.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (39.13%) Firewall
2 9 (19.57%) HTTP
3 6 (13.04%) SAN
3 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 6 (13.04%) LAN
3 6 (13.04%) WAN
4 3 (6.52%) IP Telephony
4 3 (6.52%) DHCP
5 2 (4.35%) VoIP
5 2 (4.35%) Internet
5 2 (4.35%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (2.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (26.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Desktop Support
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Server Support
7 2 (4.35%) Server Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) AS400
2 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.17%) Clustering
3 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (78.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (73.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (28.26%) Linux
5 9 (19.57%) OS/400
6 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.87%) ITIL
2 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
3 1 (2.17%) Migration
3 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (19.57%) VCP5
3 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (17.39%) CCNA
4 4 (8.70%) MCSE
5 2 (4.35%) MCSA
6 1 (2.17%) MCITP
6 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.17%) CCNP
6 1 (2.17%) CCA
6 1 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 20 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 14 (30.43%) Terminal Services
3 11 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (17.39%) Hyper-V
5 6 (13.04%) VMware ESX
6 4 (8.70%) XenServer
7 3 (6.52%) XenApp
8 2 (4.35%) XenDesktop
8 2 (4.35%) vSphere
8 2 (4.35%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 40 (86.96%) VMware
2 26 (56.52%) Cisco
2 26 (56.52%) Microsoft
3 11 (23.91%) Citrix
3 11 (23.91%) IBM
4 4 (8.70%) NetApp
4 4 (8.70%) LANDesk
5 2 (4.35%) IPFX
5 2 (4.35%) Veeam
5 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.17%) Apple
6 1 (2.17%) Dell
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
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