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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 48 44 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 29 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.63% 4.15% 4.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.59% 14.29% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 21
Average salary £35,500 £31,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.60% -13.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £24,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,240 £40,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -7.33%
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
186 196 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.31% 29.04% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 144 173 72
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £41,980 £52,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (79.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 39 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (70.37%) VMware
5 37 (68.52%) Microsoft
6 34 (62.96%) Active Directory
7 24 (44.44%) SAN
8 19 (35.19%) MS Exchange
8 19 (35.19%) Exchange Server 2007
8 19 (35.19%) Exchange Server 2010
9 16 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2013
10 15 (27.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
11 14 (25.93%) Finance
12 13 (24.07%) Linux
13 12 (22.22%) DNS
13 12 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 12 (22.22%) Windows 7
14 11 (20.37%) Windows 8
14 11 (20.37%) TCP/IP
14 11 (20.37%) IIS
15 10 (18.52%) SharePoint
15 10 (18.52%) HTTP
15 10 (18.52%) OS/400
15 10 (18.52%) IBM
15 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (18.52%) AS400
15 10 (18.52%) IBM HTTP Server
15 10 (18.52%) VCP5
15 10 (18.52%) Lync

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 19 (35.19%) MS Exchange
1 19 (35.19%) Exchange Server 2007
1 19 (35.19%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 11 (20.37%) IIS
5 10 (18.52%) SharePoint
5 10 (18.52%) Lync
5 10 (18.52%) IBM HTTP Server
5 10 (18.52%) WebSphere
6 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (44.44%) SAN
2 12 (22.22%) DNS
3 11 (20.37%) TCP/IP
4 10 (18.52%) HTTP
5 9 (16.67%) DHCP
5 9 (16.67%) Internet
6 5 (9.26%) Firewall
7 2 (3.70%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 14 (25.93%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Advertising
3 1 (1.85%) Local Government
3 1 (1.85%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 24 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (20.37%) Server Support
3 11 (20.37%) Server Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Server Support Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Project Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Network Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Database Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Database Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Architect
8 1 (1.85%) Junior
8 1 (1.85%) Technical Architect
8 1 (1.85%) DBA
8 1 (1.85%) Administrator
8 1 (1.85%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (1.85%) Senior Technical Architect
8 1 (1.85%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) AS400
2 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.85%) Replication
3 1 (1.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (79.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 39 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (24.07%) Linux
5 12 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 11 (20.37%) Windows 8
7 10 (18.52%) OS/400
8 3 (5.56%) UNIX
9 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.81%) ITIL
1 8 (14.81%) Load Balancing
2 4 (7.41%) Database Tuning
2 4 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (5.56%) ETL
3 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.85%) Service Delivery
4 1 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (1.85%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (1.85%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (1.85%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.70%) SQL
4 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (18.52%) VCP5
3 7 (12.96%) MCSE
4 6 (11.11%) MCSA
5 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (5.56%) CCNA
7 2 (3.70%) MCITP
8 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 34 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 9 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (7.41%) vSphere
4 4 (7.41%) XenApp
4 4 (7.41%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.70%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) WSUS
1 1 (1.85%) SCCM
1 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (70.37%) VMware
2 37 (68.52%) Microsoft
3 10 (18.52%) SolarWinds
3 10 (18.52%) IBM
4 7 (12.96%) Citrix
5 4 (7.41%) Cisco
6 3 (5.56%) Oracle
7 2 (3.70%) HP
7 2 (3.70%) Avaya
7 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.85%) McAfee
8 1 (1.85%) NetApp
8 1 (1.85%) Apple
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago