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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2012 over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 62 58 43
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 8 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.23% 2.56% 3.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.16% 11.11% 15.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 16
Median salary £32,000 £37,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +56.25%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
155 162 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.81% 23.04% 22.67%
Number of salaries quoted 144 150 121
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £20,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

Windows Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing Windows Server 2012 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 December 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Windows Server 2012.

1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (82.05%) Microsoft
3 27 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 25 (64.10%) VMware
6 24 (61.54%) Windows Server
7 19 (48.72%) Firewall
8 18 (46.15%) MS Exchange
8 18 (46.15%) ITIL
9 15 (38.46%) Office 365
10 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2007
12 10 (25.64%) SLA
13 9 (23.08%) Cisco
13 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
13 9 (23.08%) vSphere
13 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (23.08%) Hyper-V
14 8 (20.51%) Degree
14 8 (20.51%) VoIP
14 8 (20.51%) VPN
14 8 (20.51%) DNS
15 7 (17.95%) MCSE
15 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
15 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
16 6 (15.38%) Linux
16 6 (15.38%) MS Office
16 6 (15.38%) Unix

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 10 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (12.82%) IIS
4 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.13%) SAS
5 1 (2.56%) Apache
5 1 (2.56%) JBoss
5 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.38%) MS Office
3 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (38.46%) Office 365
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.56%) IaaS
4 1 (2.56%) PaaS
4 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (48.72%) Firewall
2 8 (20.51%) DNS
2 8 (20.51%) VoIP
2 8 (20.51%) VPN
3 6 (15.38%) DHCP
3 6 (15.38%) LAN
3 6 (15.38%) WAN
4 4 (10.26%) NAS
4 4 (10.26%) SAN
5 2 (5.13%) IP Telephony
5 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.56%) Ant
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Financial Institution
2 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 13 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 13 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 12 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) IT Support
4 5 (12.82%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Citrix Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) LAMP
1 1 (2.56%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Clustering
1 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.69%) Replication
3 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (61.54%) Windows Server
4 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (15.38%) Linux
5 6 (15.38%) Unix
6 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
6 5 (12.82%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.13%) Android
7 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) ITIL
2 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
3 4 (10.26%) High Availability
3 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
4 3 (7.69%) Application Packaging
4 3 (7.69%) Change Control
4 3 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (5.13%) Coaching
5 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) Data Security
5 2 (5.13%) DevOps
5 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.13%) Performance Management
5 2 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) Service Management
5 2 (5.13%) Software Distribution
6 1 (2.56%) Database Security
6 1 (2.56%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (2.56%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.56%) Perl
3 1 (2.56%) Python
3 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (20.51%) Degree
3 7 (17.95%) MCSE
4 4 (10.26%) CCNP
4 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (5.13%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (5.13%) MCP
6 2 (5.13%) MCSA
6 2 (5.13%) MCTS
6 2 (5.13%) RHCE
6 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.08%) Hyper-V
2 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (23.08%) vSphere
3 3 (7.69%) XenApp
3 3 (7.69%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (5.13%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (5.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (5.13%) SCCM
3 2 (5.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (82.05%) Microsoft
2 25 (64.10%) VMware
3 9 (23.08%) Cisco
4 3 (7.69%) Avaya
4 3 (7.69%) Citrix
4 3 (7.69%) NETGEAR
4 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.69%) Veeam
5 2 (5.13%) Kaspersky
6 1 (2.56%) RedGate