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

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 130 186 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.18% 16.61% 16.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.21% 62.84% 69.17%
Number of salaries quoted 124 169 169
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,451 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Windows
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 South Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
249 296 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 23.34% 26.43% 23.25%
Number of salaries quoted 219 271 248
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Windows
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Windows Salary Trend in South Wales

Windows
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in South Wales

Windows
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -1 81 £30,750 +2.50% 9
Newport -9 28 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Torfaen +5 10 £27,000 -16.92% 1
Neath Port Talbot - 5 £37,500 -
Merthyr Tydfil 0 2 £22,378 -
Caerphilly -1 1 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Bridgend -7 1 £62,500 +190.69% 1
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £25,000 -
Windows
Wales

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Windows.

1 150 (50.68%) Microsoft
2 140 (47.30%) Windows Server
3 127 (42.91%) Active Directory
4 102 (34.46%) VMware
5 72 (24.32%) ITIL
6 70 (23.65%) Linux
7 66 (22.30%) MS Excel
8 64 (21.62%) SQL Server
9 60 (20.27%) SQL
9 60 (20.27%) MS Exchange
10 53 (17.91%) Firewall
10 53 (17.91%) Windows Server 2012
11 51 (17.23%) Cisco
12 47 (15.88%) Windows Server 2008
13 43 (14.53%) VMware Infrastructure
14 41 (13.85%) C#
15 40 (13.51%) .NET
16 39 (13.18%) LAN
17 35 (11.82%) Avaya
17 35 (11.82%) Degree
17 35 (11.82%) Office 365
18 34 (11.49%) Finance
19 33 (11.15%) SLA
20 31 (10.47%) Oracle
21 30 (10.14%) Unix
21 30 (10.14%) WAN
21 30 (10.14%) Windows 7
22 26 (8.78%) DNS
22 26 (8.78%) MS Office
22 26 (8.78%) PowerShell

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 60 (20.27%) MS Exchange
2 23 (7.77%) IIS
3 19 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2007
3 19 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (6.08%) Apache
5 11 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (3.72%) JBoss
6 9 (3.04%) Tomcat
7 7 (2.36%) Oracle Application Server
7 7 (2.36%) SAS
8 5 (1.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 5 (1.69%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.69%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.35%) Skype for Business
10 3 (1.01%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (1.01%) NetWeaver
11 2 (0.68%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.68%) nginx
11 2 (0.68%) Oracle 10gAS
11 2 (0.68%) Tornado
Applications
1 66 (22.30%) MS Excel
2 26 (8.78%) MS Office
3 5 (1.69%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.01%) MS Project
5 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.34%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.34%) InDesign
5 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.34%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 3 (1.01%) Visualfiles
2 2 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (11.82%) Office 365
2 14 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.39%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.69%) IaaS
5 4 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.35%) PaaS
6 2 (0.68%) SaaS
7 1 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 53 (17.91%) Firewall
2 39 (13.18%) LAN
3 30 (10.14%) WAN
4 26 (8.78%) DNS
5 23 (7.77%) SAN
5 23 (7.77%) VoIP
6 21 (7.09%) VPN
7 19 (6.42%) DHCP
8 15 (5.07%) TCP/IP
9 12 (4.05%) Internet
10 11 (3.72%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (3.04%) Ethernet
12 8 (2.70%) HTTP
13 7 (2.36%) NAS
14 6 (2.03%) MPLS
15 4 (1.35%) BGP
15 4 (1.35%) OSPF
15 4 (1.35%) SSL
15 4 (1.35%) WLAN
16 3 (1.01%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (4.39%) Relational Database
4 11 (3.72%) MySQL
4 11 (3.72%) RDBMS
5 10 (3.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (3.04%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.36%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (2.36%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (1.35%) SAP HANA
10 3 (1.01%) GIS
11 2 (0.68%) DTS
11 2 (0.68%) Ingres
11 2 (0.68%) OLAP
11 2 (0.68%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (0.68%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (5.07%) Visual Studio
2 14 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (3.04%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (1.69%) Selenium
5 4 (1.35%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.01%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.68%) Firebug
7 2 (0.68%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.68%) JIRA
7 2 (0.68%) Maven
7 2 (0.68%) MorphX
7 2 (0.68%) MSTest
7 2 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.68%) PVCS
7 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.34%) Ant
8 1 (0.34%) NMock
8 1 (0.34%) NUnit
8 1 (0.34%) Vagrant
General
1 34 (11.49%) Finance
2 25 (8.45%) Advertising
3 10 (3.38%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.36%) Retail
5 4 (1.35%) Legal
5 4 (1.35%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.01%) Electronics
7 2 (0.68%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.68%) Back Office
7 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.68%) Games
7 2 (0.68%) Marketing
8 1 (0.34%) Law
8 1 (0.34%) Local Government
8 1 (0.34%) Military
8 1 (0.34%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 52 (17.57%) Analyst
2 38 (12.84%) Support Engineer
3 35 (11.82%) Developer
4 34 (11.49%) Support Analyst
5 32 (10.81%) IT Support
6 27 (9.12%) Administrator
7 26 (8.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 26 (8.78%) Systems Administrator
8 19 (6.42%) IT Analyst
9 17 (5.74%) .NET Developer
9 17 (5.74%) 3rd Line Support
9 17 (5.74%) IT Engineer
10 16 (5.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 15 (5.07%) 2nd Line Support
11 15 (5.07%) Junior
12 14 (4.73%) IT Support Analyst
13 13 (4.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 13 (4.39%) Service Analyst
13 13 (4.39%) Service Desk Analyst
13 13 (4.39%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (13.51%) .NET
2 20 (6.76%) HTML
3 18 (6.08%) ASP.NET
4 15 (5.07%) CSS
5 13 (4.39%) XML
6 12 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (3.72%) .NET Framework
7 11 (3.72%) WCF
7 11 (3.72%) WinForms
8 10 (3.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 10 (3.38%) XSLT
9 9 (3.04%) Web Services
10 5 (1.69%) Apache Flex
11 3 (1.01%) HTML5
11 3 (1.01%) jQuery
11 3 (1.01%) LAMP
12 2 (0.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 2 (0.68%) Middleware
12 2 (0.68%) RESTful
12 2 (0.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.41%) Management Information System
2 15 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.07%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.05%) Informatics
4 11 (3.72%) Data Centre
5 10 (3.38%) NHS
6 7 (2.36%) iSeries
7 6 (2.03%) Driving Licence
8 5 (1.69%) Clustering
9 4 (1.35%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.01%) AS400
10 3 (1.01%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.01%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.01%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.01%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.01%) Replication
11 2 (0.68%) Life Science
11 2 (0.68%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 140 (47.30%) Windows Server
2 70 (23.65%) Linux
3 53 (17.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 47 (15.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (10.14%) Unix
5 30 (10.14%) Windows 7
6 24 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (4.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (3.38%) Android
9 8 (2.70%) Apple iOS
9 8 (2.70%) Mac OS X
9 8 (2.70%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.35%) CentOS
10 4 (1.35%) Data ONTAP
11 3 (1.01%) VyOS
11 3 (1.01%) Windows 10
11 3 (1.01%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.68%) Solaris
12 2 (0.68%) Windows CE
12 2 (0.68%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (24.32%) ITIL
2 25 (8.45%) High Availability
3 24 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (8.11%) OO
4 19 (6.42%) MVC
5 18 (6.08%) Coaching
5 18 (6.08%) Mentoring
6 17 (5.74%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (5.41%) Incident Management
8 15 (5.07%) Software Engineering
9 13 (4.39%) DevOps
9 13 (4.39%) Problem Management
10 12 (4.05%) TDD
11 11 (3.72%) Configuration Management
11 11 (3.72%) Project Management
12 10 (3.38%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (3.38%) Data Analysis
12 10 (3.38%) Information Security
12 10 (3.38%) Service Management
13 9 (3.04%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (20.27%) SQL
2 41 (13.85%) C#
3 26 (8.78%) PowerShell
4 22 (7.43%) VB.NET
5 19 (6.42%) C++
6 16 (5.41%) JavaScript
7 15 (5.07%) T-SQL
8 13 (4.39%) C
9 11 (3.72%) Java
10 10 (3.38%) Python
11 9 (3.04%) Embedded C
11 9 (3.04%) Embedded C++
12 5 (1.69%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.35%) ABAP
13 4 (1.35%) PHP
13 4 (1.35%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.01%) Perl
15 2 (0.68%) Delphi
15 2 (0.68%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (11.82%) Degree
2 21 (7.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (6.42%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (5.74%) Security Cleared
5 12 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (3.72%) MCSE
7 10 (3.38%) CCNA
8 9 (3.04%) CCNP
9 7 (2.36%) SC Cleared
9 7 (2.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (2.03%) A+ Certification
10 6 (2.03%) MCSA
11 5 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (1.35%) Oracle Certification
13 3 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (1.01%) MCP
13 3 (1.01%) MCTS
13 3 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (1.01%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (11.15%) SLA
2 8 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.35%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.34%) QA
System Software
1 127 (42.91%) Active Directory
2 43 (14.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (8.45%) Hyper-V
4 23 (7.77%) vSphere
5 15 (5.07%) XenDesktop
6 12 (4.05%) XenServer
7 11 (3.72%) XenApp
8 7 (2.36%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (2.03%) VMware ESX
10 5 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (1.35%) vCloud
12 2 (0.68%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.34%) Docker
13 1 (0.34%) Firmware
13 1 (0.34%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.34%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (3.72%) NetBackup
2 9 (3.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 8 (2.70%) HP Data Protector
3 8 (2.70%) SCCM
3 8 (2.70%) WSUS
4 5 (1.69%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.69%) Data Guard
4 5 (1.69%) Nagios
4 5 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (1.35%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (1.35%) Tivoli
5 4 (1.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (1.01%) AppManager
6 3 (1.01%) HP SiteScope
6 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.68%) Nessus
7 2 (0.68%) Nmap
7 2 (0.68%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.34%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.34%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 150 (50.68%) Microsoft
2 102 (34.46%) VMware
3 51 (17.23%) Cisco
4 35 (11.82%) Avaya
5 31 (10.47%) Oracle
6 21 (7.09%) Citrix
7 19 (6.42%) Red Hat
8 13 (4.39%) HP
8 13 (4.39%) IBM
9 12 (4.05%) Dell
10 9 (3.04%) Apple
10 9 (3.04%) Intel
11 8 (2.70%) F5
12 7 (2.36%) Aastra
13 5 (1.69%) Blue Coat
13 5 (1.69%) NetApp
13 5 (1.69%) Remedy
13 5 (1.69%) SAP
14 4 (1.35%) Symantec
14 4 (1.35%) Veritas
Caldicot, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + pension, annual leave,
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
IntaPeople
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Spring Technology
Salary: £27000 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £29000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £100 - £125 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
IntaPeople
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackwood, Gwent
General Dynamics
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Newport, Gwent
JoJo Maman Bebe
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
TRG
Salary: 20000-32000 Per Annum
Posted: 11 days ago