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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 192 231 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 16.84% 19.03% 17.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.13% 63.29% 64.00%
Number of salaries quoted 162 192 176
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +8.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,300 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
286 365 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 25.09% 30.07% 26.95%
Number of salaries quoted 247 315 272
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,400 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 99 £35,000 - 13
Bridgend +4 38 £23,000 -36.11% 7
Newport -13 21 £42,500 +25.00% 1
Caerphilly +6 10 £37,500 -16.66%
Torfaen +9 8 £38,750 +19.23%
Glamorgan +3 4 £35,000 -12.50%
Monmouthshire 0 4 £19,000 -52.50%
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £25,000 -
Windows
Wales

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 171 (43.07%) Windows Server
2 168 (42.32%) VMware
3 166 (41.81%) Active Directory
4 158 (39.80%) Microsoft
5 119 (29.97%) ITIL
6 105 (26.45%) Firewall
7 92 (23.17%) Linux
7 92 (23.17%) Cisco
8 91 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 90 (22.67%) SQL Server
10 89 (22.42%) Windows Server 2012
11 82 (20.65%) VMware Infrastructure
12 80 (20.15%) SQL
12 80 (20.15%) MS Exchange
13 69 (17.38%) MS Excel
14 66 (16.62%) SAN
15 63 (15.87%) Microsoft Certification
15 63 (15.87%) Unix
16 53 (13.35%) Oracle
16 53 (13.35%) Citrix
17 52 (13.10%) DNS
18 49 (12.34%) SLA
18 49 (12.34%) Office 365
19 44 (11.08%) Agile Software Development
20 43 (10.83%) High Availability
21 36 (9.07%) Amazon AWS
21 36 (9.07%) DHCP
21 36 (9.07%) MS Office
22 35 (8.82%) Hyper-V
22 35 (8.82%) DevOps

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 80 (20.15%) MS Exchange
2 30 (7.56%) IIS
3 20 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (4.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (4.03%) OpenStack
6 14 (3.53%) Tornado
7 13 (3.27%) Apache
7 13 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (2.02%) SAS
9 6 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (1.01%) JBoss
12 3 (0.76%) CMS
12 3 (0.76%) Commerce Server
13 2 (0.50%) Confluence
13 2 (0.50%) Skype for Business
13 2 (0.50%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2000
14 1 (0.25%) Moodle
14 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 69 (17.38%) MS Excel
2 36 (9.07%) MS Office
3 4 (1.01%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.50%) MS Project
5 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (3.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (12.34%) Office 365
2 36 (9.07%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (8.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.76%) IaaS
5 6 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.51%) SaaS
6 5 (1.26%) GitHub
7 2 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 105 (26.45%) Firewall
2 66 (16.62%) SAN
3 52 (13.10%) DNS
4 36 (9.07%) DHCP
5 34 (8.56%) TCP/IP
6 31 (7.81%) NAS
7 29 (7.30%) Internet
8 28 (7.05%) VoIP
9 27 (6.80%) VPN
10 20 (5.04%) LAN
11 18 (4.53%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
12 13 (3.27%) WAN
13 9 (2.27%) PBX
14 8 (2.02%) SNMP
14 8 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
15 7 (1.76%) FTP
15 7 (1.76%) iSCSI
16 6 (1.51%) BGP
16 6 (1.51%) Cisco ASA
16 6 (1.51%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (22.67%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.29%) MySQL
3 19 (4.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (4.28%) Relational Database
5 16 (4.03%) Oracle Database
5 16 (4.03%) RDBMS
6 15 (3.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (3.53%) SQLite
8 13 (3.27%) SQL Server 2014
9 12 (3.02%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (2.02%) Oracle Database 12c
11 8 (2.02%) Oracle9i Database
12 5 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (1.26%) SQLPlus
13 4 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (2.77%) JIRA
2 9 (2.27%) Jenkins
3 8 (2.02%) Octopus Deploy
3 8 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.02%) TeamCity
4 6 (1.51%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.01%) Selenium
5 4 (1.01%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.76%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.76%) Subversion
6 3 (0.76%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.50%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.50%) ClearQuest
7 2 (0.50%) Hudson
7 2 (0.50%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.50%) NuGet
8 1 (0.25%) Gradle
8 1 (0.25%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.25%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.25%) Rational DOORS
General
1 33 (8.31%) Finance
2 22 (5.54%) Advertising
3 6 (1.51%) Multimedia
3 6 (1.51%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.26%) Electronics
4 5 (1.26%) Local Government
5 4 (1.01%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.76%) Games
6 3 (0.76%) Marketing
7 2 (0.50%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.50%) Law
7 2 (0.50%) Legal
8 1 (0.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 63 (15.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 59 (14.86%) Support Engineer
3 55 (13.85%) Analyst
4 31 (7.81%) IT Support
5 27 (6.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 27 (6.80%) IT Engineer
6 26 (6.55%) Administrator
6 26 (6.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 25 (6.30%) DBA
8 23 (5.79%) Software Engineer
9 20 (5.04%) 3rd Line Support
9 20 (5.04%) Infrastructure Support
9 20 (5.04%) IT Support Engineer
9 20 (5.04%) Support Analyst
10 19 (4.79%) Developer
11 18 (4.53%) 2nd Line Support
11 18 (4.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 18 (4.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 18 (4.53%) Windows Engineer
12 17 (4.28%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (7.05%) .NET
2 15 (3.78%) CGI
3 14 (3.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 14 (3.53%) Flask
3 14 (3.53%) Middleware
3 14 (3.53%) OAuth
3 14 (3.53%) ZeroMQ
4 13 (3.27%) COM
5 8 (2.02%) MSMQ
5 8 (2.02%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 8 (2.02%) Oracle Streams
6 7 (1.76%) ELK Stack
7 5 (1.26%) HTML
7 5 (1.26%) SOAP
8 4 (1.01%) HTML5
9 3 (0.76%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.50%) Apache Flex
10 2 (0.50%) Symfony
10 2 (0.50%) Web Services
10 2 (0.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.79%) Data Centre
3 21 (5.29%) Clustering
4 17 (4.28%) Computer Science
5 16 (4.03%) Informatics
6 14 (3.53%) EqualLogic
6 14 (3.53%) Life Science
6 14 (3.53%) Mathematics
7 10 (2.52%) Management Information System
8 9 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
9 8 (2.02%) Replication
10 7 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.76%) Fintech
11 6 (1.51%) Health Informatics
12 5 (1.26%) Mobile Payment
12 5 (1.26%) Smartphone
13 4 (1.01%) DTV
13 4 (1.01%) IPTV
13 4 (1.01%) Public Cloud
13 4 (1.01%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 171 (43.07%) Windows Server
2 92 (23.17%) Linux
3 91 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 89 (22.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 63 (15.87%) Unix
6 33 (8.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (7.30%) Windows 7
8 12 (3.02%) Mac OS X
8 12 (3.02%) Windows 10
9 10 (2.52%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.76%) Android
10 7 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (1.51%) Apple iOS
11 6 (1.51%) Mac OS
11 6 (1.51%) Windows 2000
12 5 (1.26%) Solaris
13 4 (1.01%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.25%) AIX
15 1 (0.25%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (29.97%) ITIL
2 44 (11.08%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (10.83%) High Availability
4 35 (8.82%) DevOps
5 28 (7.05%) Software Engineering
6 27 (6.80%) Performance Tuning
7 21 (5.29%) Configuration Management
8 20 (5.04%) Project Management
9 15 (3.78%) Analytics
9 15 (3.78%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (3.78%) ITSM
10 14 (3.53%) Coaching
10 14 (3.53%) Cross-Platform Development
10 14 (3.53%) Performance Monitoring
11 13 (3.27%) Cybersecurity
12 12 (3.02%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (3.02%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (3.02%) Network Monitoring
12 12 (3.02%) Service Management
12 12 (3.02%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 80 (20.15%) SQL
2 33 (8.31%) PowerShell
3 28 (7.05%) C++
4 21 (5.29%) C
5 19 (4.79%) Python
6 17 (4.28%) C#
7 14 (3.53%) PL/SQL
8 12 (3.02%) Java
8 12 (3.02%) Shell Script
9 8 (2.02%) R
10 7 (1.76%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.01%) Embedded C
11 4 (1.01%) Embedded C++
11 4 (1.01%) Perl
12 3 (0.76%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.76%) PHP
13 2 (0.50%) Assembly Language
13 2 (0.50%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.50%) Delphi
13 2 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 63 (15.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (8.56%) MCSE
3 29 (7.30%) Degree
4 28 (7.05%) Security Cleared
5 25 (6.30%) MCSA
6 20 (5.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 18 (4.53%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (4.53%) SC Cleared
8 15 (3.78%) DV Cleared
8 15 (3.78%) MCITP
9 14 (3.53%) CCNA
10 12 (3.02%) ITIL Certification
10 12 (3.02%) MCP
11 11 (2.77%) Citrix Certification
12 10 (2.52%) A+ Certification
13 8 (2.02%) DBS Check
13 8 (2.02%) MCTS
13 8 (2.02%) Oracle Certification
14 7 (1.76%) CCEE
14 7 (1.76%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (12.34%) SLA
2 26 (6.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (3.27%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.76%) QA
5 1 (0.25%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.25%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.25%) MISRA
5 1 (0.25%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 166 (41.81%) Active Directory
2 82 (20.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (8.82%) Hyper-V
4 24 (6.05%) vSphere
4 24 (6.05%) XenDesktop
5 16 (4.03%) XenApp
6 12 (3.02%) Virtual Servers
6 12 (3.02%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 9 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
7 9 (2.27%) Terminal Services
7 9 (2.27%) vCloud
7 9 (2.27%) XenServer
8 8 (2.02%) Oracle Clusterware
8 8 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (1.51%) MetaFrame
10 5 (1.26%) VMware ESX
11 4 (1.01%) Docker
11 4 (1.01%) Firmware
11 4 (1.01%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 20 (5.04%) WSUS
2 13 (3.27%) HP Data Protector
2 13 (3.27%) NetBackup
3 11 (2.77%) Failover Clustering
4 10 (2.52%) Backup Exec
5 8 (2.02%) Data Guard
5 8 (2.02%) Microsoft Clustering
5 8 (2.02%) Nagios
5 8 (2.02%) Oracle Flashback
5 8 (2.02%) Oracle RMAN
5 8 (2.02%) Oracle Statspack
6 7 (1.76%) AppManager
6 7 (1.76%) HP SiteScope
7 6 (1.51%) Kibana
7 6 (1.51%) logstash
7 6 (1.51%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (1.26%) Ansible
8 5 (1.26%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (1.26%) yum
Vendors
1 168 (42.32%) VMware
2 158 (39.80%) Microsoft
3 92 (23.17%) Cisco
4 53 (13.35%) Citrix
4 53 (13.35%) Oracle
5 30 (7.56%) HP
6 29 (7.30%) Remedy
7 20 (5.04%) Dell
8 15 (3.78%) Avaya
9 14 (3.53%) NetApp
9 14 (3.53%) SolarWinds
9 14 (3.53%) Symantec
10 11 (2.77%) Sage
11 10 (2.52%) Red Hat
12 9 (2.27%) Dell Compellent
13 8 (2.02%) 3PAR
13 8 (2.02%) Brocade
14 7 (1.76%) Atlassian
14 7 (1.76%) IBM
14 7 (1.76%) NetIQ
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + £5.5k bonus, 10% pension etc
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £23000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £33500 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson Recruitment Plc
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension,Allowance,25 Days Holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Michael Page International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus Structure
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £26000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 20 days ago
South Wales
Sanderson
Salary: £00000 - £1 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago