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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 7 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 23.53% 33.82% 22.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.73% 92.00% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 15
Average salary £34,500 £51,625 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.17% +29.06%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
11 25 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 32.35% 36.76% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 21
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £29,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 16 (59.26%) HP
3 15 (55.56%) IIS
4 13 (48.15%) ITIL
4 13 (48.15%) SAN
5 12 (44.44%) NAS
6 11 (40.74%) VMware
6 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (40.74%) Cisco
7 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
7 10 (37.04%) MCSE
8 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 9 (33.33%) .NET
8 9 (33.33%) Oracle
8 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
9 8 (29.63%) CSS
9 8 (29.63%) Project Management
9 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
10 7 (25.93%) DNS
10 7 (25.93%) SQL
11 6 (22.22%) C#
11 6 (22.22%) HTML
11 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
11 6 (22.22%) MCP
11 6 (22.22%) ISO 9001
11 6 (22.22%) Linux
11 6 (22.22%) SAP
11 6 (22.22%) XML
11 6 (22.22%) SAP Certification

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 15 (55.56%) IIS
2 4 (14.81%) Apache
2 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
2 4 (14.81%) Commerce Server
2 4 (14.81%) Site Server
2 4 (14.81%) CMS
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) SAN
2 12 (44.44%) NAS
3 7 (25.93%) DNS
4 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 4 (14.81%) Internet
5 4 (14.81%) Firewall
6 3 (11.11%) LDAP
7 2 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (7.41%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (7.41%) iSCSI
7 2 (7.41%) FCoE
7 2 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (3.70%) VoIP
8 1 (3.70%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) QlikView
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) French Language
2 1 (3.70%) Italian Language
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Web Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Web Developer
4 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Support Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (14.81%) Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Sales Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Graduate
6 2 (7.41%) Support Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) IT Graduate
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) .NET
1 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 8 (29.63%) CSS
3 6 (22.22%) HTML
3 6 (22.22%) XML
4 5 (18.52%) Web Services
4 5 (18.52%) WCF
4 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (14.81%) N-Tier
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.81%) Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
1 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (14.81%) Windows 2000
2 4 (14.81%) Solaris
3 2 (7.41%) UNIX
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) ITIL
2 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) Project Management
4 5 (18.52%) MVC
4 5 (18.52%) Web Development
4 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (18.52%) Scrum
5 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
5 4 (14.81%) Service Management
6 3 (11.11%) Change Management
6 3 (11.11%) Change Control
7 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.70%) Database Tuning
8 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
8 1 (3.70%) Workflow Management
8 1 (3.70%) IT Governance
8 1 (3.70%) Workflow
8 1 (3.70%) Validation
8 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) C#
2 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) MCSE
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (22.22%) SAP Certification
2 6 (22.22%) MCP
3 4 (14.81%) MCSD
3 4 (14.81%) CCNA
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (14.81%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) ISO 9001
1 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.41%) SLA
3 1 (3.70%) GxP
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.11%) NFS
4 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.70%) vSphere
4 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 16 (59.26%) HP
3 11 (40.74%) VMware
3 11 (40.74%) Cisco
4 9 (33.33%) Oracle
5 6 (22.22%) SAP
6 4 (14.81%) Sun
6 4 (14.81%) NetApp
6 4 (14.81%) Veritas
6 4 (14.81%) Symantec
6 4 (14.81%) 3PAR
7 3 (11.11%) Altiris
8 1 (3.70%) Brocade
8 1 (3.70%) ProCurve
8 1 (3.70%) Mitel
8 1 (3.70%) Citrix
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