The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 27.59% 37.93% 40.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 88.89% 84.62% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 22
Average salary £38,400 £28,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.73% -32.94%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Windows
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 Caerphilly region.

Operating Systems Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 31.03% 44.83% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 22
Average salary £37,950 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £26,500 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £52,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Caerphilly region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

Windows
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Caerphilly region.

Windows Salary Trend in Caerphilly

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly region citing Windows 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.

1 14 (87.50%) HP
1 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) SAN
2 13 (81.25%) NAS
3 10 (62.50%) Cisco
3 10 (62.50%) ITIL
4 9 (56.25%) MCP
4 9 (56.25%) IIS
4 9 (56.25%) MCSE
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
4 9 (56.25%) DNS
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
7 6 (37.50%) ISO 9001
7 6 (37.50%) Linux
7 6 (37.50%) SAP
7 6 (37.50%) .NET
7 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
7 6 (37.50%) SAP Certification
7 6 (37.50%) Internet
7 6 (37.50%) CMS
7 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
7 6 (37.50%) Commerce Server
7 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (37.50%) Load Balancing
7 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
7 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly region citing Windows 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (56.25%) IIS
2 6 (37.50%) Commerce Server
2 6 (37.50%) CMS
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) SAN
1 13 (81.25%) NAS
2 9 (56.25%) DNS
3 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (37.50%) Internet
5 4 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (18.75%) LDAP
7 2 (12.50%) FCoE
7 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Graduate
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Graduate
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Support Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Storage Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
1 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 5 (31.25%) Clustering
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
4 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Load Balancing
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) Change Control
4 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
5 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) MCP
1 9 (56.25%) MCSE
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (37.50%) SAP Certification
3 4 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) ISO 9001
1 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
1 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (18.75%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) HP
1 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 10 (62.50%) Cisco
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) SAP
5 4 (25.00%) 3PAR
5 4 (25.00%) NetApp
5 4 (25.00%) Veritas
5 4 (25.00%) Symantec
6 3 (18.75%) Altiris
6 3 (18.75%) Citrix
7 1 (6.25%) Brocade
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