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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 1 14
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 11 28 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 17.19% 43.08% 9.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.91% 77.78% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 5
Average salary £26,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.75% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Windows
South 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 Torfaen region.

Operating Systems Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
46 36 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 71.88% 55.38% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 46 32 24
Average salary £27,500 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.11% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Windows
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Windows Salary Trend in Torfaen

Windows
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Torfaen

Windows
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran -12 10 £25,750 -35.62% 1
Windows
South Wales

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 17 (41.46%) C++
2 14 (34.15%) Degree
3 13 (31.71%) IIS
4 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
4 12 (29.27%) PlayReady
5 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
5 11 (26.83%) Linux
5 11 (26.83%) HTTP
6 10 (24.39%) Apple
6 10 (24.39%) C
6 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
8 8 (19.51%) Cryptography
8 8 (19.51%) OO
8 8 (19.51%) DRM
8 8 (19.51%) DVB
8 8 (19.51%) Mac OS X
8 8 (19.51%) Internet
8 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
8 8 (19.51%) Web Application Development
8 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (19.51%) Mac OS
9 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (17.07%) SQL
10 6 (14.63%) .NET
10 6 (14.63%) OOP
10 6 (14.63%) OOD
10 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
10 6 (14.63%) DTV
10 6 (14.63%) Migration

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 13 (31.71%) IIS
2 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.32%) Apache
4 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.44%) JBoss
4 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.44%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) SaaS
1 3 (7.32%) PaaS
2 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) HTTP
2 8 (19.51%) Internet
2 8 (19.51%) DVB
3 3 (7.32%) SMTP
3 3 (7.32%) FTP
3 3 (7.32%) VPN
3 3 (7.32%) HTTPS
3 3 (7.32%) SSL
4 2 (4.88%) SAN
4 2 (4.88%) Ethernet
4 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) Data Mining
2 3 (7.32%) Big Data
3 1 (2.44%) SSDT
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.76%) JIRA
3 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.44%) MSBuild
4 1 (2.44%) Ranorex
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
1 5 (12.20%) Marketing
2 3 (7.32%) Advertising
2 3 (7.32%) Multimedia
2 3 (7.32%) Electronics
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (19.51%) Analyst
2 5 (12.20%) Support Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Architect
3 4 (9.76%) Software Architect
3 4 (9.76%) Team Leader
3 4 (9.76%) Desktop Team Leader
4 3 (7.32%) Systems Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Technical Support Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) C++ Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Technical Support
5 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Support Technician
5 2 (4.88%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (4.88%) Release Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Configuration Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) PlayReady
2 6 (14.63%) .NET
3 5 (12.20%) HTML
3 5 (12.20%) XML
4 4 (9.76%) XSD
4 4 (9.76%) XSLT
4 4 (9.76%) OpenGL
4 4 (9.76%) Widevine
4 4 (9.76%) GStreamer
5 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.44%) COM+
5 1 (2.44%) CSS
5 1 (2.44%) Web Services
5 1 (2.44%) Middleware
5 1 (2.44%) WinForms
5 1 (2.44%) WCF
5 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Cryptography
1 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.63%) Data Centre
2 6 (14.63%) DTV
3 4 (9.76%) Streaming Video
3 4 (9.76%) iPhone
3 4 (9.76%) iPad
4 3 (7.32%) IPTV
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.44%) Clustering
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Linux
2 8 (19.51%) Mac OS X
2 8 (19.51%) Mac OS
3 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (12.20%) UNIX
4 5 (12.20%) Apple iOS
5 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.76%) Android
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.44%) Solaris
8 1 (2.44%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
3 8 (19.51%) Web Application Development
3 8 (19.51%) OO
3 8 (19.51%) DRM
4 6 (14.63%) Migration
4 6 (14.63%) OOD
4 6 (14.63%) OOP
4 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.76%) ITIL
5 4 (9.76%) UML
5 4 (9.76%) Change Management
5 4 (9.76%) Software Deployment
5 4 (9.76%) Cyber Security
5 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (9.76%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (9.76%) SDLC
6 3 (7.32%) Mobile Marketing
6 3 (7.32%) Line Management
6 3 (7.32%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) C++
2 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
3 10 (24.39%) C
4 7 (17.07%) SQL
5 5 (12.20%) Java
6 4 (9.76%) Objective-C
7 3 (7.32%) VB.NET
7 3 (7.32%) C#
8 2 (4.88%) Perl
9 1 (2.44%) VBScript
9 1 (2.44%) Python
9 1 (2.44%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Apple
2 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
3 6 (14.63%) VMware
4 4 (9.76%) Perforce
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle
6 2 (4.88%) SAP
6 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.44%) Borland
7 1 (2.44%) Telerik
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago