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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 85 115 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.36% 17.27% 15.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.22% 69.28% 63.80%
Number of salaries quoted 71 86 93
Median salary £36,477 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.22% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,240 £44,800
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
146 166 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.96% 24.92% 24.85%
Number of salaries quoted 129 130 142
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £42,500
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 25 May 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 88 (48.09%) Active Directory
2 83 (45.36%) VMware
3 81 (44.26%) Windows Server
4 72 (39.34%) Microsoft
5 62 (33.88%) ITIL
6 51 (27.87%) Firewall
6 51 (27.87%) VMware Infrastructure
7 46 (25.14%) Linux
8 45 (24.59%) MS Exchange
9 43 (23.50%) Cisco
9 43 (23.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 36 (19.67%) SQL Server
11 34 (18.58%) MS Excel
12 31 (16.94%) Windows Server 2012
13 29 (15.85%) Citrix
14 28 (15.30%) Windows 7
15 27 (14.75%) DNS
15 27 (14.75%) Unix
16 25 (13.66%) SAN
17 24 (13.11%) SLA
17 24 (13.11%) SQL
18 23 (12.57%) Windows Server 2003
18 23 (12.57%) Amazon AWS
18 23 (12.57%) Analytical Skills
19 22 (12.02%) Microsoft Certification
19 22 (12.02%) MS Office
20 21 (11.48%) Microsoft Azure
21 20 (10.93%) High Availability
21 20 (10.93%) DHCP
21 20 (10.93%) Agile Software Development

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 45 (24.59%) MS Exchange
2 17 (9.29%) OpenStack
3 13 (7.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (7.10%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (5.46%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (4.92%) IIS
6 6 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (2.73%) Apache
7 5 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.64%) CMS
8 3 (1.64%) Commerce Server
9 2 (1.09%) Confluence
10 1 (0.55%) JBoss
10 1 (0.55%) Moodle
10 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 34 (18.58%) MS Excel
2 22 (12.02%) MS Office
3 2 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.73%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (12.57%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (11.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (6.01%) Office 365
4 7 (3.83%) GitHub
5 2 (1.09%) PaaS
5 2 (1.09%) SaaS
6 1 (0.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (27.87%) Firewall
2 27 (14.75%) DNS
3 25 (13.66%) SAN
4 20 (10.93%) DHCP
5 14 (7.65%) VPN
6 13 (7.10%) Internet
7 10 (5.46%) NAS
8 9 (4.92%) LAN
8 9 (4.92%) TCP/IP
9 8 (4.37%) VoIP
9 8 (4.37%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (2.73%) WAN
11 4 (2.19%) IP Telephony
11 4 (2.19%) iSCSI
12 3 (1.64%) BGP
12 3 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (1.64%) Cisco PIX
12 3 (1.64%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (1.64%) MPLS
12 3 (1.64%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (19.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.73%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 5 (2.73%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (2.73%) SQLPlus
4 4 (2.19%) MySQL
5 2 (1.09%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.55%) OLAP
6 1 (0.55%) OLTP
6 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.55%) Riak
Development Applications
1 12 (6.56%) JIRA
2 10 (5.46%) Jenkins
2 10 (5.46%) Octopus Deploy
2 10 (5.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (5.46%) TeamCity
3 5 (2.73%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.19%) Selenium
4 4 (2.19%) Vagrant
5 3 (1.64%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.64%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.09%) NuGet
6 2 (1.09%) Subversion
7 1 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.55%) Gradle
7 1 (0.55%) Hudson
7 1 (0.55%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.55%) LoadUI
7 1 (0.55%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.55%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.55%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (7.65%) Finance
2 7 (3.83%) Advertising
3 4 (2.19%) Banking
3 4 (2.19%) Financial Institution
3 4 (2.19%) Retail
3 4 (2.19%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.64%) Games
5 2 (1.09%) Law
5 2 (1.09%) Legal
6 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (21.31%) Analyst
2 28 (15.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (7.65%) Administrator
4 13 (7.10%) Support Engineer
4 13 (7.10%) Windows Engineer
5 12 (6.56%) IT Support
5 12 (6.56%) Service Analyst
5 12 (6.56%) Service Desk Analyst
5 12 (6.56%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (6.01%) Developer
6 11 (6.01%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 11 (6.01%) Project Manager
6 11 (6.01%) Security Engineer
6 11 (6.01%) Support Analyst
7 10 (5.46%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (5.46%) IT Engineer
8 9 (4.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 9 (4.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (4.92%) Technical Analyst
9 8 (4.37%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.10%) .NET
2 8 (4.37%) HTML
3 7 (3.83%) ELK Stack
4 5 (2.73%) CSS
4 5 (2.73%) HTML5
4 5 (2.73%) SOAP
4 5 (2.73%) Web Services
5 3 (1.64%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.09%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.09%) iOS SDK
6 2 (1.09%) REST
6 2 (1.09%) WCF
6 2 (1.09%) WebRTC
6 2 (1.09%) WinForms
6 2 (1.09%) XML
7 1 (0.55%) LAMP
7 1 (0.55%) Servlets
7 1 (0.55%) XSD
7 1 (0.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.57%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.01%) Data Centre
3 9 (4.92%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.73%) Clustering
4 5 (2.73%) Fintech
4 5 (2.73%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (2.19%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (2.19%) Online Banking
6 3 (1.64%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (1.64%) EqualLogic
6 3 (1.64%) Replication
6 3 (1.64%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.09%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.09%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.09%) Informatics
7 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.09%) NHS
7 2 (1.09%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 81 (44.26%) Windows Server
2 46 (25.14%) Linux
3 43 (23.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (16.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (15.30%) Windows 7
6 27 (14.75%) Unix
7 23 (12.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (6.56%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.73%) Mac OS X
9 5 (2.73%) Solaris
10 3 (1.64%) Android
10 3 (1.64%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.64%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.55%) AIX
11 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.55%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.55%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (33.88%) ITIL
2 20 (10.93%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (10.93%) High Availability
3 17 (9.29%) DevOps
4 13 (7.10%) Service Management
5 12 (6.56%) SIEM
6 11 (6.01%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (6.01%) Project Management
7 10 (5.46%) Configuration Management
8 9 (4.92%) Incident Management
8 9 (4.92%) Problem Management
8 9 (4.92%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (4.92%) Scrum
8 9 (4.92%) Software Engineering
9 8 (4.37%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (4.37%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (3.83%) Coaching
10 7 (3.83%) ITSM
10 7 (3.83%) Kanban
11 6 (3.28%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (13.11%) SQL
2 19 (10.38%) PowerShell
3 10 (5.46%) Java
4 7 (3.83%) C#
5 6 (3.28%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.73%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.19%) Python
8 3 (1.64%) Perl
8 3 (1.64%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.09%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.09%) C++
9 2 (1.09%) Ruby
9 2 (1.09%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.55%) C
10 1 (0.55%) Delphi
10 1 (0.55%) Groovy
10 1 (0.55%) PHP
10 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.55%) VB
10 1 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (12.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (6.01%) CCNA
4 10 (5.46%) Degree
5 6 (3.28%) MCITP
5 6 (3.28%) MCSE
6 5 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (2.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (2.73%) MCSA
7 4 (2.19%) CCNP
8 3 (1.64%) MCP
9 2 (1.09%) AWS Certification
9 2 (1.09%) CCDA
9 2 (1.09%) CCEE
9 2 (1.09%) CCIA
9 2 (1.09%) CISMP
9 2 (1.09%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.09%) JNCIA
9 2 (1.09%) JNCIS
9 2 (1.09%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.11%) SLA
2 13 (7.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.09%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.55%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.55%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.55%) MISRA
4 1 (0.55%) MISRA C
System Software
1 88 (48.09%) Active Directory
2 51 (27.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (8.74%) Hyper-V
4 13 (7.10%) vSphere
5 9 (4.92%) XenDesktop
6 8 (4.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 7 (3.83%) XenApp
8 4 (2.19%) Docker
8 4 (2.19%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.64%) Snort
9 3 (1.64%) vCloud
10 2 (1.09%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (1.09%) XenServer
11 1 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.55%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 19 (10.38%) WSUS
2 9 (4.92%) Nagios
3 7 (3.83%) Ansible
3 7 (3.83%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (3.83%) yum
4 6 (3.28%) Kibana
4 6 (3.28%) logstash
5 5 (2.73%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (2.19%) HP Data Protector
6 4 (2.19%) NetBackup
6 4 (2.19%) Tivoli
6 4 (2.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (1.09%) AppManager
7 2 (1.09%) HP SiteScope
7 2 (1.09%) Pingdom
8 1 (0.55%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.55%) Puppet
8 1 (0.55%) SCCM
8 1 (0.55%) ThinApp
8 1 (0.55%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 83 (45.36%) VMware
2 72 (39.34%) Microsoft
3 43 (23.50%) Cisco
4 29 (15.85%) Citrix
5 12 (6.56%) HP
6 11 (6.01%) Oracle
7 9 (4.92%) AppDynamics
7 9 (4.92%) Atlassian
7 9 (4.92%) Avaya
7 9 (4.92%) New Relic
8 8 (4.37%) Rackspace
9 7 (3.83%) Symantec
10 6 (3.28%) Intel Security
10 6 (3.28%) NetApp
10 6 (3.28%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.73%) Remedy
11 5 (2.73%) ServiceNow
11 5 (2.73%) Veritas
12 4 (2.19%) 3PAR
12 4 (2.19%) Brocade
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