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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 94 130 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.74% 17.02% 17.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.67% 71.04% 66.31%
Number of salaries quoted 80 97 110
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,792 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £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 Cardiff region.

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
163 183 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.83% 23.95% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 141 141 166
Median salary £37,000 £35,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.22% +7.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,023 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £41,980
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 26 June 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 91 (48.92%) Active Directory
2 86 (46.24%) VMware
3 78 (41.94%) Microsoft
4 76 (40.86%) Windows Server
5 58 (31.18%) Firewall
6 57 (30.65%) ITIL
7 48 (25.81%) Linux
8 47 (25.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 46 (24.73%) MS Exchange
10 44 (23.66%) Cisco
11 43 (23.12%) VMware Infrastructure
12 41 (22.04%) Windows Server 2012
13 39 (20.97%) SQL Server
14 33 (17.74%) MS Excel
15 32 (17.20%) Citrix
16 26 (13.98%) Unix
17 25 (13.44%) Microsoft Certification
18 23 (12.37%) SAN
18 23 (12.37%) DNS
18 23 (12.37%) Windows Server 2003
18 23 (12.37%) SQL
19 22 (11.83%) SLA
19 22 (11.83%) High Availability
20 21 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
20 21 (11.29%) VPN
21 20 (10.75%) DevOps
21 20 (10.75%) Hyper-V
21 20 (10.75%) Amazon AWS
22 19 (10.22%) Agile Software Development
23 18 (9.68%) MS Office

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 46 (24.73%) MS Exchange
2 15 (8.06%) OpenStack
3 14 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (6.45%) IIS
5 11 (5.91%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (5.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (4.84%) Apache
7 6 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.61%) CMS
9 3 (1.61%) Commerce Server
9 3 (1.61%) JBoss
10 2 (1.08%) Confluence
10 2 (1.08%) SAS
11 1 (0.54%) Moodle
11 1 (0.54%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 33 (17.74%) MS Excel
2 18 (9.68%) MS Office
3 3 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.69%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.75%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (9.68%) Office 365
3 5 (2.69%) GitHub
4 2 (1.08%) PaaS
4 2 (1.08%) SaaS
5 1 (0.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (31.18%) Firewall
2 23 (12.37%) DNS
2 23 (12.37%) SAN
3 21 (11.29%) VPN
4 17 (9.14%) Internet
5 15 (8.06%) DHCP
6 13 (6.99%) LAN
7 10 (5.38%) NAS
7 10 (5.38%) VoIP
8 9 (4.84%) TCP/IP
9 7 (3.76%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (3.23%) WAN
11 4 (2.15%) iSCSI
11 4 (2.15%) MPLS
11 4 (2.15%) SNMP
12 3 (1.61%) BGP
12 3 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (1.61%) Cisco PIX
13 2 (1.08%) OSPF
13 2 (1.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (20.97%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.23%) MySQL
2 6 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.69%) SQLPlus
4 4 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.61%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.54%) OLAP
7 1 (0.54%) OLTP
7 1 (0.54%) Riak
Development Applications
1 11 (5.91%) JIRA
2 9 (4.84%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.30%) Octopus Deploy
3 8 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (4.30%) TeamCity
4 6 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.15%) Selenium
5 4 (2.15%) Vagrant
6 3 (1.61%) SoapUI
6 3 (1.61%) Subversion
6 3 (1.61%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.08%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.08%) ClearQuest
7 2 (1.08%) Hudson
7 2 (1.08%) NuGet
8 1 (0.54%) Gradle
8 1 (0.54%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.54%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.54%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.54%) Rational DOORS
General
1 13 (6.99%) Finance
2 7 (3.76%) Advertising
3 3 (1.61%) Games
3 3 (1.61%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.08%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.08%) Law
4 2 (1.08%) Legal
5 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.54%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (17.20%) Analyst
2 31 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (10.22%) Support Engineer
4 15 (8.06%) IT Support
5 14 (7.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 14 (7.53%) Administrator
6 13 (6.99%) Systems Administrator
6 13 (6.99%) Windows Engineer
7 11 (5.91%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (5.91%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 11 (5.91%) IT Engineer
7 11 (5.91%) Security Engineer
8 10 (5.38%) Project Manager
8 10 (5.38%) Technical Analyst
9 9 (4.84%) Support Analyst
10 8 (4.30%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (4.30%) Developer
10 8 (4.30%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (3.76%) Citrix Engineer
11 7 (3.76%) Senior Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.91%) .NET
2 7 (3.76%) ELK Stack
3 5 (2.69%) HTML
3 5 (2.69%) SOAP
4 4 (2.15%) HTML5
5 3 (1.61%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.08%) Apache Flex
6 2 (1.08%) CSS
6 2 (1.08%) li3
6 2 (1.08%) REST
6 2 (1.08%) Symfony
6 2 (1.08%) Web Services
6 2 (1.08%) XML
7 1 (0.54%) iOS SDK
7 1 (0.54%) LAMP
7 1 (0.54%) Servlets
7 1 (0.54%) WebRTC
7 1 (0.54%) WPF
7 1 (0.54%) XSD
7 1 (0.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.84%) Data Centre
2 9 (4.84%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.76%) Fintech
4 5 (2.69%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (2.15%) Clustering
6 3 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (1.61%) EqualLogic
6 3 (1.61%) Replication
7 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.08%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (1.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.08%) Informatics
7 2 (1.08%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.08%) NHS
7 2 (1.08%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.54%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.54%) PMI
8 1 (0.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 76 (40.86%) Windows Server
2 48 (25.81%) Linux
3 47 (25.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (22.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (13.98%) Unix
6 23 (12.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (9.68%) Windows 7
8 6 (3.23%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.69%) Mac OS X
9 5 (2.69%) Solaris
10 3 (1.61%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.08%) Android
11 2 (1.08%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.08%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.54%) AIX
12 1 (0.54%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (30.65%) ITIL
2 22 (11.83%) High Availability
3 20 (10.75%) DevOps
4 19 (10.22%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (9.14%) Project Management
6 12 (6.45%) SIEM
7 11 (5.91%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (5.38%) Service Management
9 9 (4.84%) Problem Management
10 8 (4.30%) Change Control
10 8 (4.30%) Configuration Management
11 7 (3.76%) Application Packaging
11 7 (3.76%) Network Monitoring
11 7 (3.76%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (3.76%) Scrum
12 6 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (3.23%) ITSM
12 6 (3.23%) Mentoring
12 6 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (12.37%) SQL
2 18 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 11 (5.91%) Java
4 5 (2.69%) C#
4 5 (2.69%) PL/SQL
4 5 (2.69%) Python
5 4 (2.15%) C++
5 4 (2.15%) Perl
5 4 (2.15%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.61%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.61%) PHP
7 2 (1.08%) Assembly Language
7 2 (1.08%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.08%) C
7 2 (1.08%) Delphi
7 2 (1.08%) Ruby
7 2 (1.08%) VBScript
8 1 (0.54%) Groovy
8 1 (0.54%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (13.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (6.99%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (6.99%) Degree
3 10 (5.38%) MCSE
4 9 (4.84%) CCNA
5 7 (3.76%) CCEE
5 7 (3.76%) CCIA
5 7 (3.76%) CCNP
5 7 (3.76%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (3.76%) MCITP
6 6 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (2.15%) MCSA
8 3 (1.61%) MCP
9 2 (1.08%) AWS Certification
9 2 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (1.08%) CCDA
9 2 (1.08%) CISMP
9 2 (1.08%) JNCIA
9 2 (1.08%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.83%) SLA
2 13 (6.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.08%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.54%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.54%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.54%) MISRA
4 1 (0.54%) MISRA C
System Software
1 91 (48.92%) Active Directory
2 43 (23.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (10.75%) Hyper-V
4 13 (6.99%) XenDesktop
5 12 (6.45%) vSphere
5 12 (6.45%) XenApp
6 10 (5.38%) Virtual Servers
7 8 (4.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (2.15%) Docker
8 4 (2.15%) Terminal Services
8 4 (2.15%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (1.08%) Snort
9 2 (1.08%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.54%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.54%) vCloud
10 1 (0.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (9.68%) WSUS
2 7 (3.76%) Nagios
3 6 (3.23%) Kibana
3 6 (3.23%) logstash
4 5 (2.69%) Ansible
4 5 (2.69%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.69%) yum
5 3 (1.61%) AppManager
5 3 (1.61%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (1.61%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (1.61%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.61%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.08%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (1.08%) Pingdom
6 2 (1.08%) Puppet
7 1 (0.54%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 86 (46.24%) VMware
2 78 (41.94%) Microsoft
3 44 (23.66%) Cisco
4 32 (17.20%) Citrix
5 12 (6.45%) Oracle
6 10 (5.38%) Avaya
7 9 (4.84%) HP
8 7 (3.76%) AppDynamics
8 7 (3.76%) Atlassian
8 7 (3.76%) New Relic
9 6 (3.23%) Intel Security
9 6 (3.23%) Rackspace
10 5 (2.69%) Red Hat
10 5 (2.69%) Remedy
10 5 (2.69%) ServiceNow
11 4 (2.15%) Dell
11 4 (2.15%) F5
11 4 (2.15%) SolarWinds
11 4 (2.15%) Symantec
11 4 (2.15%) Veritas
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension,Allowance,25 Days Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Michael Page International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + £5.5k bonus, 10% pension etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Penison, Share Scheme, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago