The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 37 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 30 22 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.45% 4.06% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.08% 26.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 0
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -37.50%
Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
199 83 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 29.53% 15.31% 24.79%
Number of salaries quoted 173 69 81
Average salary £33,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Server 2012
South Wales

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 11 July 2014.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (90.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (86.05%) VMware
4 31 (72.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (51.16%) MS Exchange
6 21 (48.84%) Cisco
7 18 (41.86%) ITIL
8 17 (39.53%) Firewall
8 17 (39.53%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
9 15 (34.88%) Active Directory
10 14 (32.56%) SAN
10 14 (32.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 13 (30.23%) SQL
12 10 (23.26%) Citrix
12 10 (23.26%) Change Management
12 10 (23.26%) Exchange Server 2003
12 10 (23.26%) Exchange Server 2013
13 9 (20.93%) Windows 2000 Server
13 9 (20.93%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (20.93%) CCNA
13 9 (20.93%) HP
13 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
13 9 (20.93%) IIS
13 9 (20.93%) Linux
14 8 (18.60%) MCSE
14 8 (18.60%) Solaris
14 8 (18.60%) NetApp
14 8 (18.60%) Red Hat

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 22 (51.16%) MS Exchange
2 10 (23.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 10 (23.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (20.93%) IIS
4 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
7 4 (9.30%) Lync
8 1 (2.33%) WorkSite
8 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Office
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (39.53%) Firewall
2 14 (32.56%) SAN
3 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
4 6 (13.95%) DNS
5 5 (11.63%) NAS
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.65%) VPN
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.33%) Internet
7 1 (2.33%) OSPF
7 1 (2.33%) BGP
7 1 (2.33%) EIGRP
7 1 (2.33%) ADSL
7 1 (2.33%) LAN
7 1 (2.33%) VoIP
7 1 (2.33%) WAN
7 1 (2.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
1 2 (4.65%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Server Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Senior Server Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Wintel Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (4.65%) Server Support Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Server Support
9 2 (4.65%) Systems Support
9 2 (4.65%) Technical Support
9 2 (4.65%) Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) Test Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) Project Engineer
10 1 (2.33%) Server Technician
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (90.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (72.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (20.93%) Windows 2000 Server
4 9 (20.93%) Linux
5 8 (18.60%) Solaris
6 6 (13.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.33%) UNIX
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) ITIL
2 10 (23.26%) Change Management
3 6 (13.95%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (13.95%) Competitive Intelligence
3 6 (13.95%) Service Management
4 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.65%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.33%) Project Management
5 1 (2.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (20.93%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (20.93%) CCNA
3 8 (18.60%) MCSE
3 8 (18.60%) Degree
4 6 (13.95%) RHCE
5 4 (9.30%) CCNP
6 3 (6.98%) CCA
6 3 (6.98%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (4.65%) ISEB
7 2 (4.65%) MCSA
7 2 (4.65%) ISTQB
8 1 (2.33%) CCDP
8 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.33%) VCP5
8 1 (2.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (39.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (34.88%) Active Directory
3 8 (18.60%) Hyper-V
4 6 (13.95%) Terminal Services
5 2 (4.65%) vSphere
6 1 (2.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 37 (86.05%) VMware
2 21 (48.84%) Cisco
3 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
4 10 (23.26%) Citrix
5 9 (20.93%) HP
6 8 (18.60%) NetApp
6 8 (18.60%) Red Hat
7 4 (9.30%) Dell
8 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.33%) Juniper
9 1 (2.33%) IBM
9 1 (2.33%) WatchGuard
9 1 (2.33%) SonicWALL
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