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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 58 38 51
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 26 34 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.07% 5.23% 2.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.56% 18.78% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 26 32 13
Average salary £37,500 £26,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.23% -34.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £24,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,490 £33,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
207 181 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.44% 27.85% 22.43%
Number of salaries quoted 183 164 121
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 4 September 2015.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 60 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (81.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 48 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (73.33%) VMware
5 39 (65.00%) Active Directory
6 38 (63.33%) Microsoft
7 32 (53.33%) SAN
8 28 (46.67%) MS Exchange
9 26 (43.33%) Exchange Server 2010
10 25 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
11 24 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
12 20 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (23.33%) Windows 7
13 14 (23.33%) Advertising
14 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (21.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 13 (21.67%) MS Excel
14 13 (21.67%) Windows 8
15 12 (20.00%) SharePoint
16 11 (18.33%) TCP/IP
16 11 (18.33%) DNS
16 11 (18.33%) IIS
16 11 (18.33%) Finance
16 11 (18.33%) VMware ESXi
16 11 (18.33%) Lync
17 10 (16.67%) SolarWinds
18 9 (15.00%) Internet
18 9 (15.00%) ITIL
18 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
18 9 (15.00%) MCSE

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 28 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 26 (43.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 24 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (21.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 12 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 11 (18.33%) Lync
7 11 (18.33%) IIS
8 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
9 3 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (1.67%) JBoss
10 1 (1.67%) Apache
10 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (21.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (53.33%) SAN
2 11 (18.33%) TCP/IP
2 11 (18.33%) DNS
3 9 (15.00%) Internet
4 8 (13.33%) DHCP
5 7 (11.67%) Firewall
6 4 (6.67%) HTTP
7 1 (1.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 14 (23.33%) Advertising
2 11 (18.33%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Local Government
3 1 (1.67%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 36 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (18.33%) Server Engineer
2 11 (18.33%) Server Support
3 10 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 9 (15.00%) Server Support Engineer
5 8 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (11.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Administrator
7 5 (8.33%) Project Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (5.00%) Network Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Database Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Senior Database Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (1.67%) Junior Network Engineer
10 1 (1.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 1 (1.67%) Server Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) AS400
1 3 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (1.67%) Private Cloud
2 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 60 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (81.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 48 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (23.33%) Windows 7
5 13 (21.67%) Windows 8
6 7 (11.67%) Linux
7 3 (5.00%) UNIX
7 3 (5.00%) OS/400
8 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.00%) ITIL
2 8 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 4 (6.67%) Database Tuning
3 4 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (5.00%) ETL
4 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (1.67%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (1.67%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.33%) SQL
4 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (15.00%) MCSE
3 8 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (10.00%) MCSA
5 4 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (5.00%) VCP5
6 3 (5.00%) CCNA
6 3 (5.00%) MCITP
7 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (18.33%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (15.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.67%) vSphere
6 2 (3.33%) Terminal Services
6 2 (3.33%) XenApp
6 2 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 44 (73.33%) VMware
2 38 (63.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (16.67%) SolarWinds
4 8 (13.33%) Citrix
5 7 (11.67%) Cisco
6 6 (10.00%) IBM
7 3 (5.00%) HP
7 3 (5.00%) Oracle
8 2 (3.33%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.33%) Avaya
9 1 (1.67%) NetApp
9 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.67%) Apple
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Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: £23k - 26k per year + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago