The first table below looks at the demand 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 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Torfaen region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 14 12 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 6 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 11.32% 14.29% 7.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.00% 35.00% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 4
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +12.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £38,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
20 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 37.74% 40.82% 52.73%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 29
Average salary £29,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.36% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
Windows
South Wales

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 9 July 2014.

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 9 July 2014. 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 -2 6 £35,000 -7.89% 2
Windows
South Wales

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, 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 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) IIS
3 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
3 6 (46.15%) OOD
4 5 (38.46%) SOA
4 5 (38.46%) OO
4 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
4 5 (38.46%) C#
4 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (38.46%) MVC
4 5 (38.46%) Scrum
5 4 (30.77%) Mac OS
5 4 (30.77%) HTTP
6 3 (23.08%) VPN
6 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
6 3 (23.08%) DTV
6 3 (23.08%) Multimedia
6 3 (23.08%) IPTV
7 2 (15.38%) Content Management
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (15.38%) Wireshark
7 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
7 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
7 2 (15.38%) DVB
7 2 (15.38%) DRM
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (15.38%) Red Hat

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, 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 7 (53.85%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) HTTP
2 3 (23.08%) VPN
3 2 (15.38%) Wireshark
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) DVB
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) HTTPS
3 2 (15.38%) SSL
3 2 (15.38%) SMTP
3 2 (15.38%) FTP
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) ADSL
4 1 (7.69%) ISDN
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) SNMP
4 1 (7.69%) IPsec
4 1 (7.69%) OSPF
4 1 (7.69%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 3 (23.08%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
1 5 (38.46%) .NET Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Architect
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Technical Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Data Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Integration Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Manager
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Support
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) DTV
1 3 (23.08%) IPTV
2 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Mac OS
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) OOD
2 5 (38.46%) SOA
2 5 (38.46%) OO
2 5 (38.46%) MVC
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) Content Management
4 2 (15.38%) DRM
4 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.69%) OOP
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Network Management
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) C
2 2 (15.38%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) AWK
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCNP
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Nokia
3 1 (7.69%) Google
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