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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 16 14 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 64 93 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 11.57% 14.26% 17.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.14% 61.59% 71.60%
Number of salaries quoted 59 82 97
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £43,850 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%

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
114 151 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 20.61% 23.16% 24.73%
Number of salaries quoted 105 135 143
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 24 January 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 78 (49.68%) Microsoft
2 64 (40.76%) Windows Server
3 60 (38.22%) Active Directory
4 45 (28.66%) SQL Server
5 42 (26.75%) MS Excel
6 40 (25.48%) Linux
6 40 (25.48%) VMware
7 39 (24.84%) SQL
8 31 (19.75%) MS Exchange
9 28 (17.83%) Firewall
10 27 (17.20%) ITIL
11 25 (15.92%) Finance
12 24 (15.29%) Avaya
13 23 (14.65%) Cisco
13 23 (14.65%) HTML
13 23 (14.65%) .NET
14 22 (14.01%) C#
14 22 (14.01%) Oracle
15 21 (13.38%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (12.10%) MS Office
16 19 (12.10%) JavaScript
16 19 (12.10%) LAN
16 19 (12.10%) OO
16 19 (12.10%) DNS
16 19 (12.10%) VMware Infrastructure
17 18 (11.46%) Windows Server 2008
17 18 (11.46%) SQL Server 2008
17 18 (11.46%) Windows Server 2012
17 18 (11.46%) CSS
18 17 (10.83%) Visual Studio

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 31 (19.75%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (6.37%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (5.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (5.73%) IIS
5 8 (5.10%) Apache
5 8 (5.10%) Tomcat
6 7 (4.46%) JBoss
7 5 (3.18%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.55%) Skype for Business
9 3 (1.91%) NetWeaver
9 3 (1.91%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.27%) Documentum
10 2 (1.27%) FileNet
10 2 (1.27%) nginx
10 2 (1.27%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (1.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.64%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.64%) Umbraco
Applications
1 42 (26.75%) MS Excel
2 19 (12.10%) MS Office
3 3 (1.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.27%) MS Project
4 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.64%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.64%) InDesign
5 1 (0.64%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.64%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 3 (1.91%) Visualfiles
2 2 (1.27%) Sage 200
2 2 (1.27%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.64%) assyst
3 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.83%) Office 365
2 15 (9.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (6.37%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.55%) IaaS
5 2 (1.27%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.27%) PaaS
5 2 (1.27%) SaaS
6 1 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (17.83%) Firewall
2 19 (12.10%) DNS
2 19 (12.10%) LAN
3 17 (10.83%) WAN
4 12 (7.64%) DHCP
5 10 (6.37%) VoIP
6 8 (5.10%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (4.46%) Ethernet
7 7 (4.46%) SAN
8 6 (3.82%) Internet
8 6 (3.82%) VPN
9 5 (3.18%) NAS
9 5 (3.18%) TCP/IP
10 4 (2.55%) MPLS
11 3 (1.91%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (1.27%) HTTP
12 2 (1.27%) IP Telephony
12 2 (1.27%) Reverse Proxy
13 1 (0.64%) Wireless
13 1 (0.64%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (28.66%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (6.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (5.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.18%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.55%) MySQL
7 3 (1.91%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.91%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.91%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.91%) SAP HANA
8 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.27%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.64%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.64%) GIS
9 1 (0.64%) OLTP
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (10.83%) Team Foundation Server
1 17 (10.83%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.18%) Selenium
3 3 (1.91%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.91%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (1.91%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.27%) Firebug
4 2 (1.27%) Maven
4 2 (1.27%) MSTest
5 1 (0.64%) Ant
5 1 (0.64%) JIRA
General
1 25 (15.92%) Finance
2 13 (8.28%) Advertising
3 9 (5.73%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.18%) Retail
5 3 (1.91%) Legal
5 3 (1.91%) Welsh Language
6 2 (1.27%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.27%) Games
7 1 (0.64%) Law
7 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (20.38%) Analyst
2 30 (19.11%) Developer
3 25 (15.92%) Support Engineer
4 19 (12.10%) IT Support
5 16 (10.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (10.19%) Junior
6 14 (8.92%) .NET Developer
7 13 (8.28%) Administrator
8 12 (7.64%) IT Engineer
8 12 (7.64%) Systems Administrator
9 11 (7.01%) 2nd Line Support
9 11 (7.01%) Support Analyst
10 8 (5.10%) IT Analyst
10 8 (5.10%) IT Support Engineer
10 8 (5.10%) Junior Developer
10 8 (5.10%) Service Analyst
10 8 (5.10%) Service Desk Analyst
10 8 (5.10%) SQL Developer
11 7 (4.46%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 7 (4.46%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.65%) .NET
1 23 (14.65%) HTML
2 18 (11.46%) CSS
3 15 (9.55%) ASP.NET
4 14 (8.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (8.92%) XML
5 13 (8.28%) .NET Framework
5 13 (8.28%) XSLT
6 12 (7.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 12 (7.64%) WCF
6 12 (7.64%) WinForms
7 4 (2.55%) Web Services
8 3 (1.91%) Apache Flex
8 3 (1.91%) LAMP
9 2 (1.27%) HTML5
9 2 (1.27%) Qt
10 1 (0.64%) iOS SDK
10 1 (0.64%) jQuery
10 1 (0.64%) WebRTC
10 1 (0.64%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.19%) Management Information System
2 12 (7.64%) Informatics
2 12 (7.64%) NHS
3 8 (5.10%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.82%) Driving Licence
5 5 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.91%) AS400
6 3 (1.91%) Clustering
6 3 (1.91%) iSeries
6 3 (1.91%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.91%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.27%) mHealth
8 1 (0.64%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.64%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.64%) EPoS
8 1 (0.64%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.64%) Fintech
8 1 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.64%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 64 (40.76%) Windows Server
2 40 (25.48%) Linux
3 18 (11.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (11.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (10.19%) Unix
5 13 (8.28%) Windows 7
6 8 (5.10%) Android
6 8 (5.10%) Windows 8
7 7 (4.46%) Apple iOS
7 7 (4.46%) Mac OS X
7 7 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (3.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (2.55%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.91%) CentOS
10 3 (1.91%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.27%) Solaris
11 2 (1.27%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.64%) AIX
12 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.64%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (17.20%) ITIL
2 21 (13.38%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (12.10%) OO
4 17 (10.83%) Coaching
5 14 (8.92%) MVC
6 13 (8.28%) High Availability
6 13 (8.28%) TDD
7 12 (7.64%) Information Security
8 10 (6.37%) Problem Management
9 9 (5.73%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (5.10%) Data Analysis
10 8 (5.10%) ETL
11 7 (4.46%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (4.46%) Mentoring
11 7 (4.46%) Project Management
11 7 (4.46%) Service Management
12 6 (3.82%) Incident Management
13 5 (3.18%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (3.18%) Test Automation
13 5 (3.18%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (24.84%) SQL
2 22 (14.01%) C#
3 19 (12.10%) JavaScript
4 14 (8.92%) T-SQL
4 14 (8.92%) VB.NET
5 13 (8.28%) PowerShell
6 10 (6.37%) Java
7 5 (3.18%) C++
8 3 (1.91%) ABAP
8 3 (1.91%) Perl
8 3 (1.91%) PHP
8 3 (1.91%) Python
9 2 (1.27%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.27%) C
10 1 (0.64%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.64%) R
10 1 (0.64%) Ruby
10 1 (0.64%) VB
10 1 (0.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (8.28%) Degree
2 9 (5.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (5.10%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (4.46%) CCNA
5 3 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.91%) MCP
5 3 (1.91%) MCSA
5 3 (1.91%) MCSE
5 3 (1.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.91%) RHCE
5 3 (1.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.27%) CEH
6 2 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.27%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.27%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.64%) CCENT
7 1 (0.64%) CCNP
7 1 (0.64%) MCTS
7 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.55%) SLA
2 3 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (38.22%) Active Directory
2 19 (12.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.64%) Hyper-V
4 11 (7.01%) vSphere
5 9 (5.73%) XenDesktop
5 9 (5.73%) XenServer
6 8 (5.10%) XenApp
7 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (1.91%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.91%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.27%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.64%) Firmware
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (3.18%) WSUS
2 3 (1.91%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.27%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (1.27%) Nessus
3 2 (1.27%) Nmap
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.27%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (0.64%) Ansible
4 1 (0.64%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.64%) Nagios
4 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.64%) SCCM
4 1 (0.64%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.64%) yum
Vendors
1 78 (49.68%) Microsoft
2 40 (25.48%) VMware
3 24 (15.29%) Avaya
4 23 (14.65%) Cisco
5 22 (14.01%) Oracle
6 13 (8.28%) Red Hat
7 11 (7.01%) Citrix
8 9 (5.73%) Apple
8 9 (5.73%) IBM
9 7 (4.46%) Aastra
10 5 (3.18%) Blue Coat
10 5 (3.18%) Dell
10 5 (3.18%) F5
11 3 (1.91%) AppDynamics
11 3 (1.91%) HP
11 3 (1.91%) hybris
11 3 (1.91%) Intel
11 3 (1.91%) Sage
11 3 (1.91%) SAP
11 3 (1.91%) Xamarin
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