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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Rank 60 51 46
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2012 17 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.39% 3.24% 1.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.30% 12.79% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 6
Average salary £36,000 £42,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% +47.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £26,250 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £58,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +2.85%
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
165 172 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.24% 25.37% 20.10%
Number of salaries quoted 145 150 68
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
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 11 February 2016.

Windows Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Windows Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (97.22%) Windows Server
3 33 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (86.11%) VMware
5 27 (75.00%) MS Exchange
6 26 (72.22%) Active Directory
7 22 (61.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
9 18 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (44.44%) SAN
11 14 (38.89%) ITIL
11 14 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2013
12 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (33.33%) Cisco
13 12 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (30.56%) vSphere
14 11 (30.56%) Unix
14 11 (30.56%) Firewall
15 10 (27.78%) DNS
15 10 (27.78%) Linux
15 10 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
16 9 (25.00%) DHCP
16 9 (25.00%) Red Hat
17 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
17 8 (22.22%) Finance
17 8 (22.22%) Problem Management
18 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2003
18 7 (19.44%) Performance Management
19 6 (16.67%) VPN
19 6 (16.67%) Service Management

Windows Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 27 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.78%) Apache
6 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.78%) IIS
6 1 (2.78%) JBoss
6 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Office 365
2 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (44.44%) SAN
2 11 (30.56%) Firewall
3 10 (27.78%) DNS
4 9 (25.00%) DHCP
5 6 (16.67%) IP Telephony
5 6 (16.67%) VPN
5 6 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (8.33%) SSL
7 1 (2.78%) BGP
7 1 (2.78%) FTP
7 1 (2.78%) HTTP
7 1 (2.78%) Internet
7 1 (2.78%) IPsec
7 1 (2.78%) Junos
7 1 (2.78%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle9i Database
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 4 (11.11%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Administrator
2 8 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (19.44%) Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Support Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Exchange Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Server Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Active Directory Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Exchange Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) XML
1 1 (2.78%) XSD
1 1 (2.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Clustering
3 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.56%) EqualLogic
4 2 (5.56%) Symmetrix
5 1 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (97.22%) Windows Server
3 33 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (61.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (30.56%) Unix
6 10 (27.78%) Linux
7 4 (11.11%) Windows 8
8 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
9 2 (5.56%) AIX
10 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) ITIL
2 8 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 7 (19.44%) Performance Management
4 6 (16.67%) Coaching
4 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.78%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.78%) Data Architecture
6 1 (2.78%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (2.78%) DevOps
6 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.78%) Line Management
6 1 (2.78%) Network Design
6 1 (2.78%) OpenUP
6 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.89%) MCSA
3 3 (8.33%) MCSE
4 2 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (5.56%) MCITP
5 1 (2.78%) AWS Certification
5 1 (2.78%) CCDA
5 1 (2.78%) CCNA
5 1 (2.78%) CCNP
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.78%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.78%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 18 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (30.56%) vSphere
4 6 (16.67%) Terminal Services
4 6 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) SCCM
1 3 (8.33%) WSUS
2 2 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (5.56%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 31 (86.11%) VMware
2 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 12 (33.33%) Cisco
4 9 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (16.67%) Avaya
6 4 (11.11%) IBM
7 3 (8.33%) Citrix
7 3 (8.33%) Oracle
8 2 (5.56%) 3PAR
8 2 (5.56%) Dell
8 2 (5.56%) EMC
8 2 (5.56%) HP
8 2 (5.56%) NetApp
8 2 (5.56%) Symantec
8 2 (5.56%) Veritas
9 1 (2.78%) F5
9 1 (2.78%) Juniper
9 1 (2.78%) Sophos
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