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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 14 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 12 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 20.00% 13.46% 3.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.17% 29.17% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 2
Average salary £41,250 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.55% -5.00%
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
23 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 38.33% 46.15% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 24
Average salary £32,750 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.48% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 24 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 24 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 +3 12 £41,250 +8.55% 6
Windows
South Wales

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 24 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 (47.06%) Microsoft
1 8 (47.06%) Mac OS
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) IIS
2 7 (41.18%) OOD
3 6 (35.29%) HTTP
3 6 (35.29%) DTV
3 6 (35.29%) Multimedia
3 6 (35.29%) IPTV
4 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
4 5 (29.41%) C++
5 4 (23.53%) C
5 4 (23.53%) OOP
5 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (23.53%) Content Management
5 4 (23.53%) Wireshark
6 3 (17.65%) MVC
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) DRM
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (17.65%) VPN
6 3 (17.65%) DVB
6 3 (17.65%) SOA
6 3 (17.65%) OO
6 3 (17.65%) .NET
6 3 (17.65%) C#
6 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
7 2 (11.76%) SQL
7 2 (11.76%) Linux

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (41.18%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) HTTP
2 4 (23.53%) Wireshark
3 3 (17.65%) VPN
3 3 (17.65%) DVB
4 2 (11.76%) SMTP
4 2 (11.76%) FTP
4 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.76%) HTTPS
4 2 (11.76%) SSL
4 2 (11.76%) Firewall
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.88%) VLAN
5 1 (5.88%) IPsec
5 1 (5.88%) OSPF
5 1 (5.88%) BGP
5 1 (5.88%) DNS
5 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
5 1 (5.88%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
General
1 6 (35.29%) Multimedia
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) .NET Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Software Integration Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) C++ Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Data Manager
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Technical Architect
3 2 (11.76%) C Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++ Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Support
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) DTV
1 6 (35.29%) IPTV
2 2 (11.76%) Replication
2 2 (11.76%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.88%) FMCG
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Mac OS
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) UNIX
4 1 (5.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) OOD
2 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
3 4 (23.53%) OOP
3 4 (23.53%) Content Management
4 3 (17.65%) MVC
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
4 3 (17.65%) DRM
4 3 (17.65%) SOA
4 3 (17.65%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) Database Tuning
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.88%) Cyber Security
6 1 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (5.88%) Network Management
6 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Logistics
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C++
2 4 (23.53%) C
3 3 (17.65%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++
5 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.88%) AWK
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded C
5 1 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.88%) CCNP
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Nokia
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
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