Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Windows Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server over the 6 months to 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 35 25
Rank change year-on-year -13 -10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 34 80 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 4.19% 5.96% 7.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.52% 24.10% 32.04%
Number of salaries quoted 33 77 114
Cardiff median annual salary £32,500 £29,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.07% -22.15% +24.17%
10th Percentile £24,150 £18,650 £21,775
90th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £40,250
South Wales median annual salary £29,500 £30,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -1.67% -11.76% +4.62%

Windows Server is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 158 332 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 19.46% 24.74% 23.45%
Number of salaries quoted 144 300 325
Cardiff median annual salary £34,750 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.71% -2.78% +10.77%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £21,100
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,250 £50,750
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Windows Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Cardiff

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server in Cardiff.

Salary trend for Windows Server in Cardiff

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Cardiff over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 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.

1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (73.53%) VMware
3 23 (67.65%) Active Directory
4 22 (64.71%) Cisco
5 21 (61.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (55.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
8 17 (50.00%) Firewall
9 16 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (41.18%) SAN
11 13 (38.24%) ITIL
12 11 (32.35%) Linux
12 11 (32.35%) Office 365
13 10 (29.41%) VPN
14 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
15 7 (20.59%) IIS
15 7 (20.59%) Unix
15 7 (20.59%) vSphere
15 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (17.65%) Windows 10
16 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
16 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
16 6 (17.65%) SLA
16 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
16 6 (17.65%) Avaya
16 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
16 6 (17.65%) Red Hat
16 6 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
17 5 (14.71%) Wi-Fi
17 5 (14.71%) Finance

Windows Server
Co-occurring 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 7 (20.59%) IIS
2 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
3 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.88%) Apache Solr
4 2 (5.88%) CMS
4 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (5.88%) JBoss
4 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.94%) Apache
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.94%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 11 (32.35%) Office 365
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (50.00%) Firewall
2 14 (41.18%) SAN
3 10 (29.41%) VPN
4 5 (14.71%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (11.76%) LAN
5 4 (11.76%) NAS
5 4 (11.76%) WAN
6 3 (8.82%) DNS
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (5.88%) DHCP
7 2 (5.88%) H.323
7 2 (5.88%) Internet
7 2 (5.88%) IPsec
7 2 (5.88%) NetScaler
7 2 (5.88%) VLAN
7 2 (5.88%) VoIP
8 1 (2.94%) HTTP
8 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.94%) SSH
8 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Advertising
2 1 (2.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (14.71%) Analyst
2 5 (14.71%) Support Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 4 (11.76%) Team Leader
4 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) ICT Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) IT Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) IT Support
5 2 (5.88%) IT Technician
5 2 (5.88%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Web Services
2 2 (5.88%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.88%) Replication
4 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.94%) CMDB
4 1 (2.94%) iSeries
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (61.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (55.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (32.35%) Linux
5 7 (20.59%) Unix
6 6 (17.65%) Windows 10
6 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (11.76%) Solaris
8 3 (8.82%) CentOS
8 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
8 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
9 2 (5.88%) Debian
10 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) ITIL
2 6 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (14.71%) Performance Management
3 5 (14.71%) Service Management
4 4 (11.76%) Problem Management
5 3 (8.82%) Change Management
6 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.88%) ERP
6 2 (5.88%) High Availability
6 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.88%) Project Management
6 2 (5.88%) Software Deployment
7 1 (2.94%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.94%) Patch Management
7 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) MCSE
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (5.88%) CCNA
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.88%) MCITP
4 1 (2.94%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (67.65%) Active Directory
2 16 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (20.59%) vSphere
4 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 4 (11.76%) Terminal Services
4 4 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (5.88%) WSUS
2 1 (2.94%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) VMware
2 22 (64.71%) Cisco
3 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 6 (17.65%) Avaya
4 6 (17.65%) Red Hat
5 4 (11.76%) Citrix
5 4 (11.76%) Dell
6 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.88%) EMC
6 2 (5.88%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (2.94%) Epicor
7 1 (2.94%) HP