The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cwmbran region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 23 5 17
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 36 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 7.45% 29.03% 5.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.95% 45.00% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 3
Average salary £22,500 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
Windows
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cwmbran region.

Operating Systems Category
Cwmbran
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
39 80 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 41.49% 64.52% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 56 26
Average salary £40,750 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Cwmbran region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

Windows
Salary Trend in Cwmbran

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

Windows Salary Trend in Cwmbran

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cwmbran

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cwmbran region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) Oracle
3 7 (31.82%) Unix
3 7 (31.82%) Linux
4 6 (27.27%) ITIL
4 6 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (27.27%) SaaS
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 5 (22.73%) SDLC
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (22.73%) Mac OS
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (22.73%) C++
5 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
6 4 (18.18%) Clustering
6 4 (18.18%) Perl
6 4 (18.18%) SAN
6 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
6 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 4 (18.18%) DTV
6 4 (18.18%) Python
6 4 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
6 4 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (13.64%) Neo4j
7 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cwmbran by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cwmbran region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) SaaS
2 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) SAN
2 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) HTTP
2 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
3 3 (13.64%) Neo4j
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (9.09%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (45.45%) Support Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) C++ Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) C++ Software Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Network Systems Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Software Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Software Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Support
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) XML
2 2 (9.09%) XSD
2 2 (9.09%) XSLT
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Clustering
2 4 (18.18%) DTV
3 3 (13.64%) IPTV
4 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
1 7 (31.82%) Unix
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 5 (22.73%) Mac OS
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) SDLC
3 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 4 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Data Entry
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
4 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Line Management
5 2 (9.09%) OOD
5 2 (9.09%) OOP
5 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Defect Management
6 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) C++
2 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) Perl
3 4 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (9.09%) C
4 2 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) ISEB
2 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) Oracle
3 4 (18.18%) Red Hat