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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Wales / South Wales
Rank 9 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 142 184 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 16.92% 15.22% 20.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.65% 53.03% 68.72%
Number of salaries quoted 126 161 203
Median salary £35,000 £29,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £20,050 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,950 £47,000
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 South Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
201 347 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 23.96% 28.70% 29.93%
Number of salaries quoted 180 317 296
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 £34,000 +17.24% 8
Newport -1 33 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Torfaen +16 12 £27,000 +20.00%
Caerphilly +5 10 £31,000 -22.50% 2
Bridgend -5 2 £36,500 +71.76%
Merthyr Tydfil 0 1 £22,378 +4.10%
Monmouthshire 0 1 £42,500 +30.76%
Gwent - 1 £40,500 -
Windows
Wales

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Windows.

1 138 (50.55%) Microsoft
2 110 (40.29%) Active Directory
2 110 (40.29%) Windows Server
3 100 (36.63%) VMware
4 84 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 74 (27.11%) SQL
6 70 (25.64%) MS Excel
7 59 (21.61%) VMware Infrastructure
8 57 (20.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 57 (20.88%) C#
9 56 (20.51%) Linux
10 54 (19.78%) Office 365
11 53 (19.41%) .NET
12 48 (17.58%) Hyper-V
13 45 (16.48%) ITIL
13 45 (16.48%) MS Exchange
14 42 (15.38%) Firewall
14 42 (15.38%) Degree
15 36 (13.19%) Windows Server 2008
15 36 (13.19%) Microsoft Certification
16 35 (12.82%) Oracle
17 33 (12.09%) Cisco
17 33 (12.09%) LAN
18 32 (11.72%) SAN
19 31 (11.36%) VB.NET
19 31 (11.36%) HTML
19 31 (11.36%) MCSE
20 29 (10.62%) Finance
20 29 (10.62%) Unix
21 28 (10.26%) MS Office

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 45 (16.48%) MS Exchange
2 26 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (7.33%) IIS
4 19 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (5.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (3.30%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.93%) Apache
7 8 (2.93%) Tomcat
8 7 (2.56%) JBoss
9 5 (1.83%) Skype for Business
10 4 (1.47%) Oracle Application Server
10 4 (1.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (1.10%) NetWeaver
11 3 (1.10%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (0.73%) Documentum
12 2 (0.73%) FileNet
12 2 (0.73%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.73%) nginx
Applications
1 70 (25.64%) MS Excel
2 28 (10.26%) MS Office
3 4 (1.47%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.73%) MS Project
5 1 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.37%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.37%) InDesign
5 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.37%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 9 (3.30%) Sage 200
1 9 (3.30%) Sage 50
2 3 (1.10%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.37%) assyst
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 54 (19.78%) Office 365
2 24 (8.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (6.59%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (5.13%) IaaS
5 11 (4.03%) PaaS
6 9 (3.30%) SaaS
7 3 (1.10%) G Suite
8 2 (0.73%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.73%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 42 (15.38%) Firewall
2 33 (12.09%) LAN
3 32 (11.72%) SAN
4 24 (8.79%) WAN
5 22 (8.06%) DNS
6 15 (5.49%) TCP/IP
7 13 (4.76%) VoIP
8 12 (4.40%) VPN
9 11 (4.03%) DHCP
10 7 (2.56%) Ethernet
10 7 (2.56%) VLAN
10 7 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (2.20%) NAS
11 6 (2.20%) Wireless
12 5 (1.83%) IPsec
12 5 (1.83%) SSL
13 4 (1.47%) HTTP
13 4 (1.47%) Internet
14 3 (1.10%) Broadband
14 3 (1.10%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (6.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.30%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.93%) Oracle Database
7 6 (2.20%) MySQL
7 6 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (2.20%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (2.20%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.83%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.10%) SAP HANA
11 2 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.73%) Ingres
11 2 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 21 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.30%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (1.83%) MSTest
3 5 (1.83%) Selenium
4 3 (1.10%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.10%) Moq
4 3 (1.10%) NUnit
4 3 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (1.10%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (1.10%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.73%) Firebug
5 2 (0.73%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.73%) Maven
6 1 (0.37%) Ant
6 1 (0.37%) JIRA
General
1 29 (10.62%) Finance
2 19 (6.96%) Advertising
3 15 (5.49%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.30%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.93%) Games
5 8 (2.93%) Retail
6 7 (2.56%) Marketing
7 3 (1.10%) Back Office
8 2 (0.73%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.73%) Legal
8 2 (0.73%) Welsh Language
9 1 (0.37%) Electronics
9 1 (0.37%) Law
9 1 (0.37%) Military
Job Titles
1 50 (18.32%) Analyst
2 43 (15.75%) Developer
3 31 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 29 (10.62%) Support Analyst
5 28 (10.26%) Support Engineer
6 23 (8.42%) IT Support
7 22 (8.06%) .NET Developer
8 18 (6.59%) 2nd Line Support
8 18 (6.59%) Administrator
9 17 (6.23%) IT Manager
10 16 (5.86%) Applications Support
10 16 (5.86%) Consultant
11 15 (5.49%) Junior
12 13 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
12 13 (4.76%) IT Analyst
12 13 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
13 12 (4.40%) Software Engineer
14 11 (4.03%) Infrastructure Consultant
14 11 (4.03%) IT Engineer
15 10 (3.66%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (19.41%) .NET
2 31 (11.36%) HTML
3 25 (9.16%) ASP.NET
4 17 (6.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (5.49%) CSS
6 13 (4.76%) WinForms
6 13 (4.76%) XML
7 11 (4.03%) .NET Framework
7 11 (4.03%) WCF
7 11 (4.03%) Web Services
7 11 (4.03%) XSLT
8 10 (3.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (2.56%) iOS SDK
10 4 (1.47%) WPF
11 3 (1.10%) Apache Flex
11 3 (1.10%) Castle Windsor
11 3 (1.10%) LAMP
11 3 (1.10%) Ninject
11 3 (1.10%) Spring.NET
11 3 (1.10%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.33%) Management Information System
2 17 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.66%) NHS
4 6 (2.20%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.20%) Data Centre
5 5 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (1.47%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.10%) AS400
7 3 (1.10%) Clustering
7 3 (1.10%) Fintech
7 3 (1.10%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.10%) Replication
8 2 (0.73%) EPoS
8 2 (0.73%) iSeries
8 2 (0.73%) mHealth
8 2 (0.73%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.73%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.37%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.37%) iPad
9 1 (0.37%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 110 (40.29%) Windows Server
2 57 (20.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 56 (20.51%) Linux
4 36 (13.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (10.62%) Unix
6 23 (8.42%) Windows 7
7 18 (6.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (5.49%) Android
9 14 (5.13%) Apple iOS
10 12 (4.40%) Windows 8
11 9 (3.30%) Mac OS X
12 6 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (2.20%) Windows 10
13 4 (1.47%) Mac OS
14 3 (1.10%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.73%) CentOS
15 2 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.73%) Solaris
15 2 (0.73%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 2 (0.73%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (16.48%) ITIL
2 26 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (9.52%) OO
3 20 (7.33%) Software Engineering
4 17 (6.23%) MVC
5 16 (5.86%) High Availability
5 16 (5.86%) Incident Management
6 15 (5.49%) Coaching
7 14 (5.13%) TDD
8 13 (4.76%) Configuration Management
8 13 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (4.40%) Information Security
10 11 (4.03%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (4.03%) E-Commerce
10 11 (4.03%) Problem Management
10 11 (4.03%) Web Development
11 10 (3.66%) Data Analysis
11 10 (3.66%) Informatics
12 9 (3.30%) Release Management
12 9 (3.30%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (27.11%) SQL
2 57 (20.88%) C#
3 31 (11.36%) VB.NET
4 23 (8.42%) PowerShell
5 22 (8.06%) JavaScript
6 21 (7.69%) C++
7 14 (5.13%) T-SQL
8 12 (4.40%) C
9 10 (3.66%) Java
10 9 (3.30%) Embedded C
10 9 (3.30%) Embedded C++
11 7 (2.56%) Objective-C
12 5 (1.83%) PHP
12 5 (1.83%) Python
12 5 (1.83%) VB
13 4 (1.47%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.10%) ABAP
14 3 (1.10%) Perl
15 2 (0.73%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (15.38%) Degree
2 36 (13.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (11.36%) MCSE
4 18 (6.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 16 (5.86%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (5.49%) CCNA
7 14 (5.13%) CCA
7 14 (5.13%) Citrix Certification
8 12 (4.40%) MCSA
8 12 (4.40%) Security Cleared
9 8 (2.93%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.10%) MCITP
10 3 (1.10%) MCP
10 3 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.10%) RHCE
11 2 (0.73%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.73%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.37%) CCNP
12 1 (0.37%) MCTS
12 1 (0.37%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.79%) SLA
2 3 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.73%) QA
4 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 110 (40.29%) Active Directory
2 59 (21.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (17.58%) Hyper-V
4 20 (7.33%) XenApp
5 14 (5.13%) vSphere
6 10 (3.66%) XenDesktop
6 10 (3.66%) XenServer
7 9 (3.30%) VMware ESX
8 8 (2.93%) Firmware
9 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (1.10%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.73%) vCloud
10 2 (0.73%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 13 (4.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 8 (2.93%) NetBackup
3 5 (1.83%) WSUS
4 4 (1.47%) Data Guard
4 4 (1.47%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (1.10%) SCCM
6 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.73%) Nagios
6 2 (0.73%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (0.73%) vRealize
6 2 (0.73%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.37%) Ansible
7 1 (0.37%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.37%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.37%) yum
Vendors
1 138 (50.55%) Microsoft
2 100 (36.63%) VMware
3 35 (12.82%) Oracle
4 33 (12.09%) Cisco
5 27 (9.89%) Citrix
6 26 (9.52%) Avaya
7 13 (4.76%) Apple
8 11 (4.03%) Dell
9 10 (3.66%) Sage
10 9 (3.30%) IBM
10 9 (3.30%) Red Hat
11 8 (2.93%) F5
12 7 (2.56%) Aastra
12 7 (2.56%) Veeam
13 5 (1.83%) HP
14 4 (1.47%) EqualLogic
14 4 (1.47%) SaltStack
14 4 (1.47%) SAP
14 4 (1.47%) Veritas
15 3 (1.10%) AppDynamics
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Additional package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
S4C
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
AM Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Hemmersbach UK
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago