The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 6 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 13.33% 21.37% 19.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 92.59% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 25 11
Average salary £31,027 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Windows
West 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 Swansea region.

Operating Systems Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 13.33% 23.08% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 27 13
Average salary £20,000 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,055 £35,250 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Swansea region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

Windows
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Windows Salary Trend in Swansea

Windows
Salary Histogram in Swansea

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Swansea region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Swansea

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) MS Office
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Security Management
5 1 (11.11%) Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) Back Office
5 1 (11.11%) Electronics
5 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) CISSP
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
5 1 (11.11%) Adobe
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) MCSA

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) MS Office
3 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Security Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) IT Security Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Software Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
3 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) COBIT
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe
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