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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 5 17 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 22.73% 31.48% 36.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.43% 77.27% 90.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 37
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -28.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £19,750 £38,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
7 22 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 31.82% 40.74% 40.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 40
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £29,200 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 1 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 19 (79.17%) VMware
2 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
3 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (41.67%) ISO 9001
4 10 (41.67%) UNIX
4 10 (41.67%) Clustering
5 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 9 (37.50%) HP
5 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (37.50%) Product Management
6 8 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (33.33%) SAP
6 8 (33.33%) SAP Certification
7 7 (29.17%) Citrix
7 7 (29.17%) Cisco
7 7 (29.17%) MS Office
7 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
7 7 (29.17%) XenApp
8 6 (25.00%) vSphere
8 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (25.00%) Mimecast
8 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (25.00%) Lync
8 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (25.00%) Linux
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (25.00%) Lync
2 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (20.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.17%) IIS
5 1 (4.17%) Commerce Server
5 1 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Office
1 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (25.00%) Mimecast
3 5 (20.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Firewall
2 5 (20.83%) NetScaler
3 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (12.50%) DNS
5 2 (8.33%) VPN
5 2 (8.33%) DHCP
6 1 (4.17%) Wireless
6 1 (4.17%) SAN
6 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) MySQL
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) NUnit
1 3 (12.50%) MSTest
1 3 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (12.50%) Moq
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Architect
2 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (25.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Security Architect
4 3 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) WinForms
2 3 (12.50%) WPF
2 3 (12.50%) Spring.NET
2 3 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
2 3 (12.50%) Ninject
2 3 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
3 2 (8.33%) COM
4 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (41.67%) Clustering
3 6 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 4 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (12.50%) Social Network
5 3 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
7 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) UNIX
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (25.00%) Linux
4 4 (16.67%) Solaris
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Product Management
3 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
4 4 (16.67%) Information Security
4 4 (16.67%) Resilience Testing
4 4 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 4 (16.67%) Server Building
5 3 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (12.50%) MVVM
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.50%) Kanban
5 3 (12.50%) Scrum
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL
5 3 (12.50%) TDD
6 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C#
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
1 3 (12.50%) VB
1 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) SAP Certification
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.50%) MCSE
3 2 (8.33%) MCSA
3 2 (8.33%) CCNA
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.33%) MCITP
4 1 (4.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) ISO 9001
1 10 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) XenApp
3 6 (25.00%) vSphere
4 4 (16.67%) Firmware
4 4 (16.67%) VMware Server
5 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Nessus
1 4 (16.67%) Puppet
1 4 (16.67%) Ansible
2 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.17%) SCSM
3 1 (4.17%) SCCM
3 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) VMware
2 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
3 9 (37.50%) HP
4 8 (33.33%) SAP
5 7 (29.17%) Cisco
5 7 (29.17%) Citrix
6 4 (16.67%) NetApp
6 4 (16.67%) Veritas
6 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 4 (16.67%) Dell
6 4 (16.67%) Qualys
6 4 (16.67%) 3PAR
6 4 (16.67%) Oracle
6 4 (16.67%) LogRhythm
7 3 (12.50%) Facebook
7 3 (12.50%) Twitter
8 2 (8.33%) Veeam
8 2 (8.33%) Fortinet