Period
to 21 May 2019

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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 50 43
Rank change year-on-year -22 -7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 15 31 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.52% 3.56% 4.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.94% 18.79% 21.79%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 48
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £27,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.14% -18.38% +11.48%
10th Percentile £26,000 £20,500 £22,125
90th Percentile £48,750 £43,750 £47,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +23.08% -4.41% +23.64%

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 189 165 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 19.17% 18.97% 22.26%
Number of salaries quoted 165 150 209
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% -2.78%
10th Percentile £22,000 £18,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £54,750 £51,250 £56,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £36,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.84% +5.00% -2.78%

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 21 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, IT jobs citing Windows Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
5 6 (40.00%) DHCP
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (40.00%) Cisco
5 6 (40.00%) Linux
5 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (33.33%) Office 365
6 5 (33.33%) vSphere
6 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (33.33%) Firewall
6 5 (33.33%) Finance
6 5 (33.33%) Avaya
6 5 (33.33%) SAN
6 5 (33.33%) ITIL
6 5 (33.33%) DNS
7 4 (26.67%) VPN
7 4 (26.67%) Unix
7 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
7 4 (26.67%) Service Management
7 4 (26.67%) Financial Institution
7 4 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (26.67%) Coaching

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 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) DHCP
2 5 (33.33%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) SAN
3 4 (26.67%) IP Telephony
3 4 (26.67%) VPN
3 4 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (20.00%) LAN
5 2 (13.33%) VoIP
5 2 (13.33%) WAN
6 1 (6.67%) NAS
6 1 (6.67%) PBX
6 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (6.67%) SNMP
6 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (6.67%) VLAN
6 1 (6.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Financial Institution
3 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (20.00%) IT Support
2 3 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) DBA
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Fintech
2 1 (6.67%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) Unix
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Coaching
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
3 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Service Management
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Data Privacy
5 2 (13.33%) Human Resource Management
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) Task Automation
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) OCA
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCITP
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (33.33%) vSphere
4 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) Avaya
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
5 3 (20.00%) Citrix
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle
6 2 (13.33%) Veeam
7 1 (6.67%) BT
7 1 (6.67%) HP
7 1 (6.67%) Mitel
7 1 (6.67%) NetApp
7 1 (6.67%) WatchGuard