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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 180 238 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 15.93% 19.35% 17.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.06% 62.63% 61.98%
Number of salaries quoted 153 200 180
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £22,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,982 £42,750
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
281 380 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 24.87% 30.89% 28.25%
Number of salaries quoted 244 328 283
Median salary £34,000 £35,250 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.54% +5.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £41,990
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +3 102 £33,143 -5.30% 9
Bridgend -1 29 £22,750 -35.00% 7
Newport -10 17 £40,000 +17.64% 2
Caerphilly +3 8 £37,500 +36.36%
Torfaen +4 6 £35,000 +16.66%
Monmouthshire 0 4 £19,000 -52.50%
Glamorgan - 4 £35,000 -
Vale of Glamorgan - 2 £25,000 -
Windows
Wales

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 168 (43.30%) Windows Server
2 167 (43.04%) Microsoft
3 161 (41.49%) VMware
4 159 (40.98%) Active Directory
5 115 (29.64%) ITIL
6 100 (25.77%) Firewall
7 93 (23.97%) Linux
8 89 (22.94%) SQL Server
9 87 (22.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 85 (21.91%) Cisco
11 81 (20.88%) Windows Server 2008
12 76 (19.59%) SQL
12 76 (19.59%) MS Exchange
13 74 (19.07%) VMware Infrastructure
14 73 (18.81%) MS Excel
15 58 (14.95%) Unix
15 58 (14.95%) SAN
16 54 (13.92%) Citrix
16 54 (13.92%) SLA
16 54 (13.92%) Oracle
17 53 (13.66%) Microsoft Certification
18 50 (12.89%) Office 365
19 46 (11.86%) DNS
19 46 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
20 41 (10.57%) High Availability
21 37 (9.54%) Windows Server 2003
21 37 (9.54%) MS Office
22 36 (9.28%) Hyper-V
23 35 (9.02%) DevOps
24 34 (8.76%) Degree

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 76 (19.59%) MS Exchange
2 30 (7.73%) IIS
3 23 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (4.12%) Apache
6 15 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (3.87%) OpenStack
7 14 (3.61%) Tornado
8 9 (2.32%) SAS
9 6 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.29%) JBoss
11 3 (0.77%) CMS
11 3 (0.77%) Commerce Server
11 3 (0.77%) Confluence
11 3 (0.77%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.77%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.52%) Oracle 10gAS
12 2 (0.52%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 73 (18.81%) MS Excel
2 37 (9.54%) MS Office
3 5 (1.29%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.77%) MS Project
5 2 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (3.61%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 50 (12.89%) Office 365
2 31 (7.99%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (7.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.29%) IaaS
6 4 (1.03%) SaaS
7 3 (0.77%) GitHub
8 2 (0.52%) PaaS
9 1 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 100 (25.77%) Firewall
2 58 (14.95%) SAN
3 46 (11.86%) DNS
4 32 (8.25%) Internet
5 31 (7.99%) DHCP
6 30 (7.73%) TCP/IP
7 29 (7.47%) NAS
8 27 (6.96%) VoIP
9 26 (6.70%) VPN
10 22 (5.67%) LAN
11 14 (3.61%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
12 13 (3.35%) WAN
13 8 (2.06%) SNMP
14 7 (1.80%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (1.80%) FTP
14 7 (1.80%) PBX
15 6 (1.55%) BGP
15 6 (1.55%) iSCSI
15 6 (1.55%) OSPF
15 6 (1.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (22.94%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.41%) MySQL
3 19 (4.90%) Oracle Database
4 18 (4.64%) Relational Database
5 17 (4.38%) RDBMS
6 16 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (3.61%) SQLite
8 13 (3.35%) Oracle Reports
9 12 (3.09%) SQL Server 2014
10 10 (2.58%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (2.32%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (2.06%) Oracle Database 12c
12 8 (2.06%) Oracle9i Database
13 7 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (1.29%) SQLPlus
15 4 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
16 3 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
16 3 (0.77%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (2.84%) JIRA
2 9 (2.32%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.80%) TeamCity
4 6 (1.55%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.55%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (1.29%) Selenium
5 5 (1.29%) Vagrant
5 5 (1.29%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.77%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.77%) Subversion
7 2 (0.52%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.52%) ClearQuest
7 2 (0.52%) Hudson
7 2 (0.52%) MorphX
7 2 (0.52%) NuGet
7 2 (0.52%) PVCS
7 2 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.26%) JMeter
General
1 30 (7.73%) Finance
2 17 (4.38%) Advertising
3 7 (1.80%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.55%) Multimedia
5 5 (1.29%) Electronics
5 5 (1.29%) Local Government
6 3 (0.77%) Games
6 3 (0.77%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.77%) Marketing
7 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.26%) Legal
7 1 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 60 (15.46%) Support Engineer
2 59 (15.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 46 (11.86%) Analyst
4 35 (9.02%) IT Support
5 30 (7.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 27 (6.96%) IT Engineer
7 26 (6.70%) Administrator
8 24 (6.19%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 23 (5.93%) 3rd Line Support
9 23 (5.93%) Developer
10 22 (5.67%) DBA
10 22 (5.67%) Software Engineer
11 21 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 21 (5.41%) Support Analyst
12 19 (4.90%) IT Support Engineer
13 18 (4.64%) Infrastructure Support
14 17 (4.38%) 2nd Line Support
14 17 (4.38%) Windows Engineer
15 16 (4.12%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
15 16 (4.12%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (7.99%) .NET
2 15 (3.87%) CGI
3 14 (3.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 14 (3.61%) Flask
3 14 (3.61%) Middleware
3 14 (3.61%) OAuth
3 14 (3.61%) ZeroMQ
4 12 (3.09%) COM
5 8 (2.06%) HTML
5 8 (2.06%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 8 (2.06%) Oracle Streams
6 7 (1.80%) ELK Stack
6 7 (1.80%) MSMQ
6 7 (1.80%) SOAP
7 6 (1.55%) HTML5
8 4 (1.03%) CSS
8 4 (1.03%) Web Services
9 3 (0.77%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.77%) Apache Flex
9 3 (0.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.15%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.38%) Data Centre
4 16 (4.12%) Clustering
4 16 (4.12%) Informatics
5 14 (3.61%) Life Science
6 12 (3.09%) EqualLogic
7 11 (2.84%) Mathematics
8 10 (2.58%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.80%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (1.80%) Fintech
9 7 (1.80%) Replication
10 6 (1.55%) Health Informatics
10 6 (1.55%) Smartphone
11 5 (1.29%) Mobile Payment
12 4 (1.03%) Digital TV
12 4 (1.03%) IPTV
12 4 (1.03%) Public Cloud
12 4 (1.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 168 (43.30%) Windows Server
2 93 (23.97%) Linux
3 87 (22.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 81 (20.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 58 (14.95%) Unix
6 37 (9.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 32 (8.25%) Windows 7
8 13 (3.35%) Mac OS X
9 12 (3.09%) Windows 10
10 11 (2.84%) Windows 8
11 9 (2.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (2.06%) Android
13 6 (1.55%) Apple iOS
13 6 (1.55%) Mac OS
13 6 (1.55%) Windows 2000
14 5 (1.29%) Solaris
14 5 (1.29%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.52%) Data ONTAP
17 1 (0.26%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (29.64%) ITIL
2 46 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (10.57%) High Availability
4 35 (9.02%) DevOps
5 27 (6.96%) Software Engineering
6 22 (5.67%) Performance Tuning
6 22 (5.67%) Project Management
7 15 (3.87%) Analytics
7 15 (3.87%) Configuration Management
7 15 (3.87%) Incident Management
7 15 (3.87%) Performance Monitoring
8 14 (3.61%) Cross-Platform Development
8 14 (3.61%) Cybersecurity
8 14 (3.61%) SIEM
9 13 (3.35%) ITSM
9 13 (3.35%) Mentoring
10 12 (3.09%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (2.84%) Coaching
11 11 (2.84%) Service Management
12 10 (2.58%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 76 (19.59%) SQL
2 33 (8.51%) PowerShell
3 28 (7.22%) C++
4 21 (5.41%) Python
5 17 (4.38%) C
5 17 (4.38%) C#
6 16 (4.12%) PL/SQL
7 13 (3.35%) Java
7 13 (3.35%) Shell Script
8 9 (2.32%) T-SQL
9 7 (1.80%) R
10 5 (1.29%) Perl
10 5 (1.29%) PHP
11 4 (1.03%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.03%) Embedded C
11 4 (1.03%) Embedded C++
11 4 (1.03%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.77%) Delphi
13 2 (0.52%) VBScript
13 2 (0.52%) X++
Qualifications
1 53 (13.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (8.76%) Degree
2 34 (8.76%) MCSE
3 29 (7.47%) Security Cleared
4 23 (5.93%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (4.90%) MCSA
5 19 (4.90%) SC Cleared
5 19 (4.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (3.87%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (3.61%) CCNA
7 14 (3.61%) DV Cleared
7 14 (3.61%) MCITP
8 13 (3.35%) MCP
9 11 (2.84%) A+ Certification
9 11 (2.84%) CCNP
9 11 (2.84%) Citrix Certification
10 9 (2.32%) Oracle Certification
11 8 (2.06%) DBS Check
12 7 (1.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (1.55%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (13.92%) SLA
2 22 (5.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.58%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.29%) QA
System Software
1 159 (40.98%) Active Directory
2 74 (19.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (9.28%) Hyper-V
4 24 (6.19%) XenDesktop
5 22 (5.67%) vSphere
6 16 (4.12%) XenApp
7 11 (2.84%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (2.32%) Oracle RAC
8 9 (2.32%) vCloud
8 9 (2.32%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (2.32%) Virtual Servers
8 9 (2.32%) XenServer
9 8 (2.06%) Oracle Clusterware
10 7 (1.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (1.55%) MetaFrame
11 6 (1.55%) Terminal Services
12 5 (1.29%) Docker
12 5 (1.29%) VMware ESX
13 4 (1.03%) Firmware
13 4 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 18 (4.64%) WSUS
2 16 (4.12%) HP Data Protector
3 11 (2.84%) Backup Exec
3 11 (2.84%) NetBackup
4 9 (2.32%) Failover Clustering
5 8 (2.06%) Data Guard
5 8 (2.06%) Oracle Flashback
5 8 (2.06%) Oracle RMAN
5 8 (2.06%) Oracle Statspack
6 7 (1.80%) AppManager
6 7 (1.80%) HP SiteScope
6 7 (1.80%) Nagios
6 7 (1.80%) SCCM
6 7 (1.80%) Tivoli
6 7 (1.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 6 (1.55%) Kibana
7 6 (1.55%) logstash
7 6 (1.55%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (1.29%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (1.03%) Ansible
Vendors
1 167 (43.04%) Microsoft
2 161 (41.49%) VMware
3 85 (21.91%) Cisco
4 54 (13.92%) Citrix
4 54 (13.92%) Oracle
5 32 (8.25%) HP
6 29 (7.47%) Remedy
7 22 (5.67%) Dell
8 18 (4.64%) Avaya
9 14 (3.61%) Symantec
10 12 (3.09%) NetApp
10 12 (3.09%) SolarWinds
11 11 (2.84%) Sage
12 9 (2.32%) Red Hat
13 7 (1.80%) Dell Compellent
13 7 (1.80%) Intel Security
13 7 (1.80%) NetIQ
14 6 (1.55%) 3PAR
14 6 (1.55%) AppDynamics
14 6 (1.55%) IBM
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £0 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + £5.5k bonus, 10% pension etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £16000 - £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + A great package
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £33500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £23000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago