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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Wales / South Wales
Rank 12 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 124 174 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 14.07% 16.19% 18.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 55.06% 67.37%
Number of salaries quoted 116 156 189
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £20,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
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
186 316 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 21.11% 29.40% 27.95%
Number of salaries quoted 171 293 291
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -2 65 £34,500 +15.00% 9
Newport -3 34 £40,000 +8.10% 3
Torfaen +19 14 £27,000 +0.93%
Caerphilly +2 3 £31,000 -22.50% 2
Merthyr Tydfil 0 2 £22,378 -
Monmouthshire +1 1 £42,500 +92.28%
Bridgend -4 1 £36,500 +78.04%
Gwent - 1 £40,500 -
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £25,000 -
Windows
Wales

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 131 (51.57%) Microsoft
2 109 (42.91%) Windows Server
3 104 (40.94%) Active Directory
4 78 (30.71%) VMware
5 66 (25.98%) SQL
5 66 (25.98%) SQL Server
6 65 (25.59%) MS Excel
7 59 (23.23%) Linux
8 51 (20.08%) C#
9 46 (18.11%) .NET
9 46 (18.11%) ITIL
10 44 (17.32%) VMware Infrastructure
11 41 (16.14%) Firewall
12 40 (15.75%) MS Exchange
13 37 (14.57%) Office 365
14 36 (14.17%) Windows Server 2012
14 36 (14.17%) Cisco
15 35 (13.78%) LAN
16 34 (13.39%) Degree
17 32 (12.60%) Finance
18 30 (11.81%) HTML
18 30 (11.81%) Oracle
19 29 (11.42%) VB.NET
19 29 (11.42%) Unix
20 28 (11.02%) OO
20 28 (11.02%) Avaya
21 27 (10.63%) Windows Server 2008
21 27 (10.63%) Hyper-V
22 26 (10.24%) MS Office
23 25 (9.84%) WAN

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 40 (15.75%) MS Exchange
2 17 (6.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (6.30%) IIS
4 13 (5.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (3.15%) Apache
6 8 (3.15%) SharePoint
6 8 (3.15%) Tomcat
7 7 (2.76%) JBoss
8 5 (1.97%) Oracle Application Server
8 5 (1.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 5 (1.97%) Skype for Business
9 3 (1.18%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (1.18%) NetWeaver
9 3 (1.18%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.79%) Documentum
10 2 (0.79%) FileNet
10 2 (0.79%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.79%) nginx
11 1 (0.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 65 (25.59%) MS Excel
2 26 (10.24%) MS Office
3 4 (1.57%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.79%) MS Project
6 1 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.39%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.39%) InDesign
6 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.39%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 3 (1.18%) Visualfiles
2 2 (0.79%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.79%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.39%) assyst
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (14.57%) Office 365
2 15 (5.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (5.12%) IaaS
4 11 (4.33%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (4.33%) PaaS
5 8 (3.15%) SaaS
6 3 (1.18%) G Suite
7 2 (0.79%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 41 (16.14%) Firewall
2 35 (13.78%) LAN
3 25 (9.84%) WAN
4 21 (8.27%) DNS
4 21 (8.27%) SAN
5 16 (6.30%) VoIP
6 14 (5.51%) DHCP
6 14 (5.51%) TCP/IP
7 13 (5.12%) VPN
8 9 (3.54%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (2.76%) Ethernet
9 7 (2.76%) HTTP
10 6 (2.36%) Internet
10 6 (2.36%) NAS
10 6 (2.36%) SSL
11 5 (1.97%) IPsec
11 5 (1.97%) VLAN
12 4 (1.57%) MPLS
13 3 (1.18%) Remote Desktop
13 3 (1.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (25.98%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (5.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (3.94%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.76%) MySQL
5 7 (2.76%) Oracle Database
5 7 (2.76%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.36%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (1.97%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (1.97%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.18%) SAP HANA
9 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.79%) Ingres
10 2 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (0.39%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 17 (6.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 17 (6.69%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.54%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (1.97%) Selenium
4 3 (1.18%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (1.18%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.79%) Firebug
5 2 (0.79%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.79%) Maven
5 2 (0.79%) MSTest
6 1 (0.39%) Ant
6 1 (0.39%) JIRA
6 1 (0.39%) NMock
6 1 (0.39%) NUnit
General
1 32 (12.60%) Finance
2 21 (8.27%) Advertising
3 14 (5.51%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.33%) Retail
5 6 (2.36%) Games
5 6 (2.36%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.36%) Marketing
6 4 (1.57%) Legal
7 3 (1.18%) Back Office
7 3 (1.18%) Welsh Language
8 2 (0.79%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.79%) Electronics
8 2 (0.79%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.39%) Law
9 1 (0.39%) Military
Job Titles
1 54 (21.26%) Analyst
2 38 (14.96%) Developer
3 31 (12.20%) Support Analyst
4 28 (11.02%) Support Engineer
5 26 (10.24%) IT Support
6 23 (9.06%) Administrator
7 21 (8.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 20 (7.87%) Systems Administrator
9 17 (6.69%) Junior
10 15 (5.91%) .NET Developer
10 15 (5.91%) 2nd Line Support
10 15 (5.91%) Applications Support
10 15 (5.91%) IT Analyst
11 14 (5.51%) IT Manager
12 13 (5.12%) Applications Support Analyst
12 13 (5.12%) Consultant
12 13 (5.12%) IT Engineer
13 11 (4.33%) IT Support Analyst
13 11 (4.33%) Service Analyst
13 11 (4.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (18.11%) .NET
2 30 (11.81%) HTML
3 23 (9.06%) ASP.NET
4 19 (7.48%) CSS
5 15 (5.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (5.51%) WCF
6 14 (5.51%) XML
7 13 (5.12%) .NET Framework
7 13 (5.12%) WinForms
7 13 (5.12%) XSLT
8 12 (4.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 10 (3.94%) Web Services
10 5 (1.97%) iOS SDK
11 3 (1.18%) Apache Flex
11 3 (1.18%) LAMP
11 3 (1.18%) WPF
12 2 (0.79%) ELK Stack
12 2 (0.79%) HTML5
12 2 (0.79%) jQuery
12 2 (0.79%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.09%) Management Information System
2 12 (4.72%) Informatics
2 12 (4.72%) NHS
3 10 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.54%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.76%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.36%) Driving Licence
7 5 (1.97%) iSeries
8 3 (1.18%) AS400
8 3 (1.18%) Clustering
8 3 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.18%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.18%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (1.18%) Statistics
9 2 (0.79%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.79%) EPoS
9 2 (0.79%) Fintech
9 2 (0.79%) mHealth
9 2 (0.79%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 109 (42.91%) Windows Server
2 59 (23.23%) Linux
3 36 (14.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (11.42%) Unix
5 27 (10.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (8.66%) Windows 7
7 13 (5.12%) Android
8 12 (4.72%) Apple iOS
9 11 (4.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (3.94%) Windows 8
11 8 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (2.76%) Mac OS X
13 5 (1.97%) Windows 10
14 4 (1.57%) Mac OS
15 3 (1.18%) CentOS
15 3 (1.18%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.79%) Data ONTAP
16 2 (0.79%) Solaris
16 2 (0.79%) Windows CE
16 2 (0.79%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (18.11%) ITIL
2 28 (11.02%) OO
3 25 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (7.48%) Coaching
4 19 (7.48%) High Availability
4 19 (7.48%) Software Engineering
5 17 (6.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (6.69%) Incident Management
6 15 (5.91%) MVC
7 13 (5.12%) Problem Management
7 13 (5.12%) TDD
8 12 (4.72%) Configuration Management
8 12 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (4.33%) Information Security
9 11 (4.33%) Mentoring
10 9 (3.54%) DevOps
10 9 (3.54%) Project Management
10 9 (3.54%) Release Management
10 9 (3.54%) Requirements Management
10 9 (3.54%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 66 (25.98%) SQL
2 51 (20.08%) C#
3 29 (11.42%) VB.NET
4 25 (9.84%) PowerShell
5 20 (7.87%) C++
5 20 (7.87%) JavaScript
6 16 (6.30%) T-SQL
7 12 (4.72%) C
7 12 (4.72%) Java
8 9 (3.54%) Embedded C
8 9 (3.54%) Embedded C++
9 6 (2.36%) Python
10 5 (1.97%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.57%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.18%) ABAP
12 3 (1.18%) Perl
12 3 (1.18%) PHP
12 3 (1.18%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.18%) VB
13 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (13.39%) Degree
2 22 (8.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (6.30%) MCSE
4 12 (4.72%) Security Cleared
4 12 (4.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (4.33%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (3.54%) CCNA
6 9 (3.54%) MCSA
7 8 (3.15%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (2.76%) CCA
8 7 (2.76%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.18%) RHCE
9 3 (1.18%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.79%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.79%) CCNP
10 2 (0.79%) CEH
10 2 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.79%) MCP
11 1 (0.39%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.09%) SLA
2 7 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 104 (40.94%) Active Directory
2 44 (17.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (10.63%) Hyper-V
4 16 (6.30%) vSphere
5 15 (5.91%) XenApp
6 10 (3.94%) VMware ESX
7 9 (3.54%) XenDesktop
7 9 (3.54%) XenServer
8 5 (1.97%) Firmware
9 4 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (5.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 6 (2.36%) NetBackup
3 5 (1.97%) Data Guard
3 5 (1.97%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (1.97%) WSUS
4 4 (1.57%) Nagios
5 3 (1.18%) SCCM
6 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.79%) Nessus
6 2 (0.79%) Nmap
6 2 (0.79%) vRealize
6 2 (0.79%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.39%) Ansible
7 1 (0.39%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.39%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.39%) yum
Vendors
1 131 (51.57%) Microsoft
2 78 (30.71%) VMware
3 36 (14.17%) Cisco
4 30 (11.81%) Oracle
5 28 (11.02%) Avaya
6 21 (8.27%) Citrix
7 14 (5.51%) Red Hat
8 11 (4.33%) IBM
9 9 (3.54%) Apple
10 8 (3.15%) Dell
11 7 (2.76%) Aastra
11 7 (2.76%) F5
12 5 (1.97%) Blue Coat
12 5 (1.97%) Intel
12 5 (1.97%) SAP
13 4 (1.57%) HP
13 4 (1.57%) SaltStack
13 4 (1.57%) Veritas
14 3 (1.18%) AppDynamics
14 3 (1.18%) Xamarin
South Wales
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Reed Technology
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + great benefits package and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Reed Technology
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £18-22K, depending upon experience
Posted: 15 hours ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Spring Technology
Salary: £27000 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Reed Technology
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Radyr, Cardiff
Prosys Computing
Posted: 10 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