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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 19 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 42.22% 21.15% 4.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 79.17% 91.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 1
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +2.81%
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
24 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 53.33% 23.08% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 1
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -45.83%
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
Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Caerphilly region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 23 (82.14%) VMware
2 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
4 13 (46.43%) HP
4 13 (46.43%) Cisco
4 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
5 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (39.29%) .NET
6 11 (39.29%) ITIL
6 11 (39.29%) MCSE
6 11 (39.29%) Citrix
6 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (35.71%) Load Balancing
7 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
7 10 (35.71%) ISO 9001
7 10 (35.71%) DNS
8 9 (32.14%) MCP
8 9 (32.14%) IIS
8 9 (32.14%) Clustering
8 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
8 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
9 8 (28.57%) Firewall
9 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
9 8 (28.57%) CMS
9 8 (28.57%) Commerce Server
9 8 (28.57%) Internet

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 9 (32.14%) IIS
3 8 (28.57%) Commerce Server
3 8 (28.57%) CMS
4 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (21.43%) Lync
5 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (17.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) DNS
2 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 8 (28.57%) Internet
2 8 (28.57%) Firewall
3 6 (21.43%) SAN
4 5 (17.86%) NAS
4 5 (17.86%) NetScaler
5 2 (7.14%) DHCP
5 2 (7.14%) VPN
6 1 (3.57%) Wireless
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) NUnit
1 3 (10.71%) MSTest
1 3 (10.71%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (10.71%) Moq
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Architect
2 7 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (17.86%) Support Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Support Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) UNIX Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Security Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 1 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (3.57%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 3 (10.71%) WPF
3 3 (10.71%) Spring.NET
3 3 (10.71%) Castle Windsor
3 3 (10.71%) Ninject
3 3 (10.71%) Unity DI Container
3 3 (10.71%) WinForms
4 2 (7.14%) COM
5 1 (3.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Clustering
1 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 6 (21.43%) Blackberry
4 3 (10.71%) Social Network
4 3 (10.71%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
6 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
6 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (17.86%) UNIX
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.71%) Linux
5 2 (7.14%) Solaris
6 1 (3.57%) OS/2
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) ITIL
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Load Balancing
3 7 (25.00%) Product Management
4 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.71%) Scrum
5 3 (10.71%) TDD
5 3 (10.71%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (10.71%) MVVM
5 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.71%) Kanban
5 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.14%) Resilience Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security
7 1 (3.57%) Change Management
7 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) VB
2 3 (10.71%) VB.NET
2 3 (10.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) MCSE
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (32.14%) MCP
3 8 (28.57%) SAP Certification
4 2 (7.14%) MCITP
4 2 (7.14%) MCSA
4 2 (7.14%) CCNA
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (35.71%) ISO 9001
1 10 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
3 7 (25.00%) XenApp
4 6 (21.43%) vSphere
4 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (7.14%) VMware Server
5 2 (7.14%) Firmware
6 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) NetBackup
2 2 (7.14%) Nessus
2 2 (7.14%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) Ansible
3 1 (3.57%) SCSM
3 1 (3.57%) SCCM
3 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) VMware
2 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (46.43%) HP
3 13 (46.43%) Cisco
4 11 (39.29%) Citrix
5 8 (28.57%) SAP
6 6 (21.43%) Veritas
7 4 (14.29%) Symantec
8 3 (10.71%) Facebook
8 3 (10.71%) Twitter
9 2 (7.14%) LogRhythm
9 2 (7.14%) Fortinet
9 2 (7.14%) Qualys
9 2 (7.14%) Veeam
9 2 (7.14%) 3PAR
9 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
9 2 (7.14%) NetApp
9 2 (7.14%) Oracle
9 2 (7.14%) Dell
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