The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 96 125 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.68% 14.62% 17.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.83% 57.87% 64.88%
Number of salaries quoted 89 117 105
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £20,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +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 Cardiff region.

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
166 216 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 25.38% 25.26% 26.84%
Number of salaries quoted 150 199 153
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £24,850 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Windows
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Windows Salary Trend in Cardiff

Windows
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Windows.

1 103 (52.82%) Microsoft
2 84 (43.08%) Active Directory
3 82 (42.05%) Windows Server
4 79 (40.51%) VMware
5 63 (32.31%) ITIL
6 58 (29.74%) Firewall
7 55 (28.21%) Linux
7 55 (28.21%) MS Exchange
8 47 (24.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 42 (21.54%) MS Excel
10 39 (20.00%) Cisco
10 39 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 35 (17.95%) SQL Server
12 33 (16.92%) SLA
13 32 (16.41%) SQL
14 29 (14.87%) Citrix
15 28 (14.36%) VMware Infrastructure
16 27 (13.85%) Unix
17 26 (13.33%) Office 365
18 24 (12.31%) LAN
18 24 (12.31%) Finance
19 22 (11.28%) MS Office
19 22 (11.28%) Exchange Server 2010
20 21 (10.77%) Avaya
20 21 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
21 20 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
21 20 (10.26%) VPN
21 20 (10.26%) Oracle
21 20 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2007
22 19 (9.74%) WAN

Windows
Top Related 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 55 (28.21%) MS Exchange
2 22 (11.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (6.67%) Apache
5 12 (6.15%) OpenStack
6 10 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (5.13%) IIS
7 6 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (2.05%) JBoss
8 4 (2.05%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (1.54%) Skype for Business
9 3 (1.54%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.03%) Oracle 10gAS
10 2 (1.03%) SAS
10 2 (1.03%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.03%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.51%) Confluence
11 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.51%) nginx
11 1 (0.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 42 (21.54%) MS Excel
2 22 (11.28%) MS Office
3 3 (1.54%) MS Project
3 3 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.51%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.51%) InDesign
5 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.51%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 3 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 26 (13.33%) Office 365
2 13 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.54%) GitHub
4 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.51%) IaaS
4 1 (0.51%) PaaS
4 1 (0.51%) SaaS
4 1 (0.51%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 58 (29.74%) Firewall
2 24 (12.31%) LAN
3 20 (10.26%) VPN
4 19 (9.74%) WAN
5 18 (9.23%) DNS
6 17 (8.72%) VoIP
7 15 (7.69%) SAN
8 13 (6.67%) DHCP
8 13 (6.67%) Internet
9 8 (4.10%) NAS
10 6 (3.08%) TCP/IP
10 6 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (1.54%) Ethernet
11 3 (1.54%) MPLS
11 3 (1.54%) WLAN
12 2 (1.03%) Cisco PIX
12 2 (1.03%) iSCSI
12 2 (1.03%) VLAN
12 2 (1.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.62%) Oracle Database
3 7 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.56%) MySQL
5 5 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.05%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (2.05%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (2.05%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.54%) SQLPlus
8 2 (1.03%) DTS
8 2 (1.03%) GIS
8 2 (1.03%) OLAP
8 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.03%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.51%) DB2
9 1 (0.51%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.51%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 10 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (4.62%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.10%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.10%) JIRA
4 4 (2.05%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.05%) Selenium
4 4 (2.05%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (1.54%) Subversion
6 2 (1.03%) ClearCase
6 2 (1.03%) ClearQuest
6 2 (1.03%) Hudson
6 2 (1.03%) MorphX
6 2 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.03%) PVCS
6 2 (1.03%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.03%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.51%) Maven
7 1 (0.51%) MSTest
7 1 (0.51%) SoapUI
General
1 24 (12.31%) Finance
2 9 (4.62%) Advertising
3 5 (2.56%) Retail
4 4 (2.05%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.03%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.03%) Games
6 1 (0.51%) Electronics
6 1 (0.51%) Legal
6 1 (0.51%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 35 (17.95%) Support Engineer
2 32 (16.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 28 (14.36%) Analyst
4 24 (12.31%) IT Support
5 20 (10.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 19 (9.74%) Administrator
7 18 (9.23%) Systems Administrator
8 15 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
9 14 (7.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 14 (7.18%) IT Engineer
9 14 (7.18%) Support Analyst
10 13 (6.67%) Developer
11 12 (6.15%) IT Support Engineer
12 11 (5.64%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
12 11 (5.64%) Security Engineer
13 10 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
13 10 (5.13%) Project Manager
13 10 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
14 9 (4.62%) Service Analyst
14 9 (4.62%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.18%) .NET
2 10 (5.13%) HTML
3 9 (4.62%) CSS
4 7 (3.59%) ELK Stack
4 7 (3.59%) XML
5 5 (2.56%) .NET Framework
5 5 (2.56%) ASP.NET
5 5 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (2.56%) WCF
5 5 (2.56%) WinForms
5 5 (2.56%) XSLT
6 4 (2.05%) Web Services
7 3 (1.54%) HTML5
7 3 (1.54%) SOAP
8 2 (1.03%) CSS3
8 2 (1.03%) jQuery
8 2 (1.03%) li3
8 2 (1.03%) RESTful
8 2 (1.03%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.10%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.59%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.08%) Informatics
4 6 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.08%) NHS
5 5 (2.56%) Clustering
5 5 (2.56%) Fintech
6 4 (2.05%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.54%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.54%) iSeries
7 3 (1.54%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (1.54%) Replication
8 2 (1.03%) AS400
8 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.03%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.51%) BYOD
9 1 (0.51%) Physics
9 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 82 (42.05%) Windows Server
2 55 (28.21%) Linux
3 47 (24.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 39 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (13.85%) Unix
6 18 (9.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (8.72%) Windows 7
8 7 (3.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (3.59%) Windows 8
9 6 (3.08%) Mac OS X
10 5 (2.56%) Solaris
11 3 (1.54%) Android
11 3 (1.54%) CentOS
11 3 (1.54%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.03%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.03%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.51%) AIX
13 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.51%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (32.31%) ITIL
2 21 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (9.74%) Project Management
4 16 (8.21%) DevOps
4 16 (8.21%) Mentoring
5 15 (7.69%) High Availability
6 14 (7.18%) Service Management
7 12 (6.15%) Coaching
8 10 (5.13%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (5.13%) Service Delivery
9 9 (4.62%) SIEM
10 7 (3.59%) Application Packaging
10 7 (3.59%) Change Control
10 7 (3.59%) MVC
10 7 (3.59%) OO
10 7 (3.59%) Problem Management
10 7 (3.59%) TDD
11 6 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (3.08%) Incident Management
11 6 (3.08%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (16.41%) SQL
2 18 (9.23%) PowerShell
3 12 (6.15%) Java
4 8 (4.10%) C#
4 8 (4.10%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.10%) Python
4 8 (4.10%) T-SQL
5 6 (3.08%) Perl
6 5 (2.56%) PL/SQL
6 5 (2.56%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.05%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.05%) PHP
8 3 (1.54%) C++
8 3 (1.54%) Delphi
8 3 (1.54%) VBScript
9 2 (1.03%) C
9 2 (1.03%) Groovy
9 2 (1.03%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.03%) VB
9 2 (1.03%) X++
Qualifications
1 20 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (9.74%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (8.21%) Degree
4 15 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (5.13%) CCNP
6 9 (4.62%) CCNA
7 8 (4.10%) MCSE
8 7 (3.59%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (2.05%) MCITP
11 3 (1.54%) MCP
11 3 (1.54%) MCTS
11 3 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (1.03%) CEH
12 2 (1.03%) MCSA
13 1 (0.51%) CCENT
13 1 (0.51%) NCDA
13 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (16.92%) SLA
2 12 (6.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 84 (43.08%) Active Directory
2 28 (14.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (8.21%) XenApp
3 16 (8.21%) XenDesktop
4 15 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 10 (5.13%) vSphere
6 5 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (2.56%) XenServer
7 4 (2.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (1.54%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (1.03%) Docker
9 2 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.03%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.51%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (8.21%) WSUS
2 6 (3.08%) Kibana
2 6 (3.08%) logstash
3 5 (2.56%) Nagios
3 5 (2.56%) SCCM
4 4 (2.05%) Ansible
4 4 (2.05%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (2.05%) HP Data Protector
4 4 (2.05%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (2.05%) NetBackup
4 4 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.05%) Tivoli
4 4 (2.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (1.54%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (1.54%) Puppet
5 3 (1.54%) yum
6 2 (1.03%) Data Guard
6 2 (1.03%) HP SiteScope
6 2 (1.03%) Nmap
6 2 (1.03%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 103 (52.82%) Microsoft
2 79 (40.51%) VMware
3 39 (20.00%) Cisco
4 29 (14.87%) Citrix
5 21 (10.77%) Avaya
6 20 (10.26%) Oracle
7 11 (5.64%) Red Hat
8 9 (4.62%) Dell
9 8 (4.10%) HP
10 5 (2.56%) AppDynamics
10 5 (2.56%) Apple
10 5 (2.56%) IBM
10 5 (2.56%) Intel Security
11 4 (2.05%) Aastra
11 4 (2.05%) Atlassian
11 4 (2.05%) NETGEAR
11 4 (2.05%) New Relic
11 4 (2.05%) Rackspace
11 4 (2.05%) Remedy
11 4 (2.05%) Veeam
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Acorn Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £28,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Spring Technology
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £23000 - £280000 per annum + Holiday, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
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ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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IntaPeople
Salary: £29000 - £37000 per annum
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IntaPeople
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum
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Randstad Technologies
Salary: £42000.00 per annum
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