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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 14 15 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 83 99 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 12.48% 14.41% 15.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.90% 64.71% 71.76%
Number of salaries quoted 78 93 85
Median salary £30,250 £30,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.83% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £20,000 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
154 153 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.16% 22.27% 22.13%
Number of salaries quoted 143 141 119
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 8 December 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 106 (54.92%) Microsoft
2 83 (43.01%) Active Directory
3 82 (42.49%) Windows Server
4 63 (32.64%) VMware
5 52 (26.94%) MS Excel
6 51 (26.42%) Linux
7 47 (24.35%) MS Exchange
8 45 (23.32%) ITIL
9 44 (22.80%) SQL Server
10 40 (20.73%) Firewall
11 38 (19.69%) SQL
11 38 (19.69%) Windows Server 2012
12 36 (18.65%) Cisco
13 31 (16.06%) Windows Server 2008
14 30 (15.54%) Avaya
15 29 (15.03%) LAN
16 26 (13.47%) WAN
17 25 (12.95%) SLA
18 24 (12.44%) Finance
19 23 (11.92%) DNS
19 23 (11.92%) Oracle
19 23 (11.92%) VMware Infrastructure
20 22 (11.40%) Office 365
21 21 (10.88%) MS Office
21 21 (10.88%) Agile Software Development
22 20 (10.36%) .NET
22 20 (10.36%) Windows 7
23 19 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2010
24 18 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2007
24 18 (9.33%) Degree

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 47 (24.35%) MS Exchange
2 19 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (9.33%) Apache
3 18 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (5.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (5.70%) IIS
4 11 (5.70%) JBoss
5 9 (4.66%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.59%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.59%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.07%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (1.55%) NetWeaver
8 3 (1.55%) Skype for Business
9 2 (1.04%) nginx
9 2 (1.04%) Oracle 10gAS
9 2 (1.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (1.04%) SAS
10 1 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.52%) Confluence
10 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 52 (26.94%) MS Excel
2 21 (10.88%) MS Office
3 3 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.55%) MS Project
3 3 (1.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.52%) FrameMaker
4 1 (0.52%) InDesign
4 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.52%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Visualfiles
2 2 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.52%) assyst
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (11.40%) Office 365
2 9 (4.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.55%) IaaS
5 2 (1.04%) PaaS
5 2 (1.04%) SaaS
6 1 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 40 (20.73%) Firewall
2 29 (15.03%) LAN
3 26 (13.47%) WAN
4 23 (11.92%) DNS
5 18 (9.33%) VoIP
6 17 (8.81%) DHCP
7 12 (6.22%) SAN
7 12 (6.22%) VPN
8 10 (5.18%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (4.66%) Ethernet
10 7 (3.63%) Internet
11 6 (3.11%) MPLS
11 6 (3.11%) TCP/IP
12 5 (2.59%) NAS
13 3 (1.55%) Remote Desktop
13 3 (1.55%) WLAN
14 2 (1.04%) HTTP
14 2 (1.04%) Intranet
14 2 (1.04%) IP Telephony
15 1 (0.52%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (22.80%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (5.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (4.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (3.63%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.11%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.59%) MySQL
8 4 (2.07%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (2.07%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (2.07%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (2.07%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.07%) SAP HANA
8 4 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.55%) GIS
10 2 (1.04%) DTS
10 2 (1.04%) OLAP
10 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.04%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (0.52%) Data Mart
11 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (8.29%) Visual Studio
2 14 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (3.11%) Selenium
4 4 (2.07%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.55%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.04%) Firebug
6 2 (1.04%) JIRA
6 2 (1.04%) Maven
6 2 (1.04%) MorphX
6 2 (1.04%) MSTest
6 2 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.04%) PVCS
6 2 (1.04%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.52%) Ant
7 1 (0.52%) Vagrant
General
1 24 (12.44%) Finance
2 16 (8.29%) Advertising
3 7 (3.63%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.59%) Retail
5 3 (1.55%) Legal
6 2 (1.04%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.52%) Electronics
7 1 (0.52%) Games
7 1 (0.52%) Law
7 1 (0.52%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 36 (18.65%) Analyst
2 34 (17.62%) Support Engineer
3 26 (13.47%) Developer
4 23 (11.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (11.92%) IT Support
5 17 (8.81%) Administrator
5 17 (8.81%) Support Analyst
6 15 (7.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 15 (7.77%) Systems Administrator
7 14 (7.25%) Junior
8 13 (6.74%) 3rd Line Support
8 13 (6.74%) IT Engineer
9 12 (6.22%) .NET Developer
9 12 (6.22%) 2nd Line Support
9 12 (6.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 11 (5.70%) IT Analyst
10 11 (5.70%) Service Analyst
10 11 (5.70%) Service Desk Analyst
10 11 (5.70%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (4.66%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.36%) .NET
2 17 (8.81%) HTML
3 16 (8.29%) CSS
4 14 (7.25%) XML
5 12 (6.22%) .NET Framework
5 12 (6.22%) ASP.NET
5 12 (6.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (5.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 11 (5.70%) WCF
6 11 (5.70%) WinForms
6 11 (5.70%) XSLT
7 5 (2.59%) Apache Flex
7 5 (2.59%) Web Services
8 3 (1.55%) HTML5
8 3 (1.55%) LAMP
9 2 (1.04%) CSS3
9 2 (1.04%) jQuery
9 2 (1.04%) Qt
9 2 (1.04%) RESTful
9 2 (1.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.25%) Management Information System
2 11 (5.70%) Informatics
2 11 (5.70%) NHS
3 9 (4.66%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.11%) Driving Licence
6 5 (2.59%) Clustering
6 5 (2.59%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.55%) AS400
7 3 (1.55%) iSeries
7 3 (1.55%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.55%) Replication
8 2 (1.04%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.04%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.04%) mHealth
9 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.52%) EPoS
9 1 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.52%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 82 (42.49%) Windows Server
2 51 (26.42%) Linux
3 38 (19.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (16.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (10.36%) Windows 7
6 18 (9.33%) Unix
7 15 (7.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (5.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (4.66%) Android
10 8 (4.15%) Windows 8
11 7 (3.63%) Mac OS X
12 6 (3.11%) Apple iOS
13 4 (2.07%) CentOS
14 3 (1.55%) Windows 10
14 3 (1.55%) Windows XP
15 2 (1.04%) Solaris
15 2 (1.04%) Ubuntu
15 2 (1.04%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.52%) AIX
16 1 (0.52%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (23.32%) ITIL
2 21 (10.88%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (8.29%) Coaching
3 16 (8.29%) OO
4 15 (7.77%) High Availability
5 14 (7.25%) Mentoring
5 14 (7.25%) MVC
6 13 (6.74%) TDD
7 12 (6.22%) Problem Management
8 10 (5.18%) Service Management
9 9 (4.66%) Information Security
9 9 (4.66%) Project Management
10 8 (4.15%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (4.15%) Data Analysis
11 7 (3.63%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (3.11%) Application Packaging
12 6 (3.11%) ETL
12 6 (3.11%) Incident Management
13 5 (2.59%) DevOps
13 5 (2.59%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 38 (19.69%) SQL
2 17 (8.81%) JavaScript
3 16 (8.29%) C#
3 16 (8.29%) T-SQL
4 12 (6.22%) VB.NET
5 10 (5.18%) PowerShell
6 9 (4.66%) Java
7 5 (2.59%) Python
8 4 (2.07%) ABAP
8 4 (2.07%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.07%) C
8 4 (2.07%) C++
8 4 (2.07%) PHP
9 3 (1.55%) Perl
10 2 (1.04%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.04%) X++
11 1 (0.52%) Groovy
11 1 (0.52%) R
11 1 (0.52%) Ruby
11 1 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (9.33%) Degree
2 16 (8.29%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (8.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (5.70%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (4.15%) CCNA
4 8 (4.15%) CCNP
5 7 (3.63%) MCSE
6 4 (2.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (2.07%) MCP
7 3 (1.55%) MCSA
7 3 (1.55%) MCTS
7 3 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.55%) RHCE
7 3 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.04%) CEH
8 2 (1.04%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.04%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.04%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.52%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.95%) SLA
2 2 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 83 (43.01%) Active Directory
2 23 (11.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (7.77%) Hyper-V
4 13 (6.74%) vSphere
5 11 (5.70%) XenDesktop
6 10 (5.18%) XenApp
7 9 (4.66%) XenServer
8 5 (2.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (2.59%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (1.55%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.52%) Docker
11 1 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (4.15%) WSUS
2 5 (2.59%) SCCM
3 4 (2.07%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (2.07%) NetBackup
4 3 (1.55%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (1.55%) Tivoli
4 3 (1.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.04%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.04%) Nessus
5 2 (1.04%) Nmap
5 2 (1.04%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.04%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.52%) Ansible
6 1 (0.52%) AppManager
6 1 (0.52%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 106 (54.92%) Microsoft
2 63 (32.64%) VMware
3 36 (18.65%) Cisco
4 30 (15.54%) Avaya
5 23 (11.92%) Oracle
6 16 (8.29%) Red Hat
7 15 (7.77%) Citrix
8 9 (4.66%) Apple
8 9 (4.66%) IBM
9 7 (3.63%) Aastra
9 7 (3.63%) Dell
9 7 (3.63%) HP
10 6 (3.11%) F5
11 5 (2.59%) Blue Coat
11 5 (2.59%) Intel
12 4 (2.07%) hybris
12 4 (2.07%) SAP
13 3 (1.55%) AppDynamics
13 3 (1.55%) Veeam
13 3 (1.55%) Xamarin
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Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: 20000-32000 Per Annum
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