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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 20 20 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 13 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 12.26% 3.92% 20.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.40% 10.53% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 11
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £32,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
67 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 63.21% 37.25% 41.51%
Number of salaries quoted 67 18 21
Average salary £33,750 £29,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.40% -22.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £48,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 0 13 £32,500 -
Windows
South Wales

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 33 (54.10%) C++
2 28 (45.90%) C
3 26 (42.62%) Degree
4 24 (39.34%) PlayReady
5 21 (34.43%) Apple
6 19 (31.15%) HTTP
7 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
7 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (26.23%) Cryptography
8 16 (26.23%) Linux
8 16 (26.23%) OO
8 16 (26.23%) Mac OS X
8 16 (26.23%) Internet
8 16 (26.23%) DRM
8 16 (26.23%) DVB
8 16 (26.23%) Web Application Development
8 16 (26.23%) Mac OS
9 13 (21.31%) Computer Science
9 13 (21.31%) Software Engineering
10 12 (19.67%) JIRA
10 12 (19.67%) Marketing
10 12 (19.67%) Perforce
10 12 (19.67%) Streaming Video
10 12 (19.67%) OOD
10 12 (19.67%) OOP
10 12 (19.67%) Apple iOS
11 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (16.39%) Data Centre
12 10 (16.39%) Mobile Marketing
12 10 (16.39%) Big Data

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 10 (16.39%) IIS
2 8 (13.11%) SharePoint
3 7 (11.48%) Apache
4 4 (6.56%) MS Exchange
5 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.64%) Node.js
6 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.64%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.39%) PaaS
2 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (31.15%) HTTP
2 16 (26.23%) Internet
2 16 (26.23%) DVB
3 8 (13.11%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.56%) Ethernet
5 3 (4.92%) FTP
5 3 (4.92%) SMTP
5 3 (4.92%) VPN
5 3 (4.92%) HTTPS
5 3 (4.92%) SSL
6 1 (1.64%) SAN
6 1 (1.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) Data Mining
1 10 (16.39%) Big Data
2 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.64%) SSDT
3 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) JIRA
2 5 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.64%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.64%) Ranorex
General
1 12 (19.67%) Marketing
2 10 (16.39%) Advertising
3 8 (13.11%) Multimedia
4 5 (8.20%) Finance
5 3 (4.92%) Electronics
6 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (16.39%) Analyst
2 8 (13.11%) Architect
2 8 (13.11%) Team Leader
2 8 (13.11%) Desktop Team Leader
3 5 (8.20%) C++ Developer
3 5 (8.20%) Developer
3 5 (8.20%) Test Analyst
3 5 (8.20%) Operations Manager
4 4 (6.56%) Software Developer
4 4 (6.56%) Software Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) Software Architect
4 4 (6.56%) Support Technician
4 4 (6.56%) Systems Manager
4 4 (6.56%) IT Support Technician
4 4 (6.56%) Multimedia Developer
4 4 (6.56%) IT Operations Manager
4 4 (6.56%) IT Support
5 3 (4.92%) Administrator
5 3 (4.92%) Support Analyst
5 3 (4.92%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (39.34%) PlayReady
2 8 (13.11%) Widevine
2 8 (13.11%) HTML
2 8 (13.11%) OpenGL
2 8 (13.11%) GStreamer
3 5 (8.20%) .NET
4 4 (6.56%) WebKit
5 2 (3.28%) XML
6 1 (1.64%) XSD
6 1 (1.64%) XSLT
6 1 (1.64%) COM+
6 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) Cryptography
2 13 (21.31%) Computer Science
3 12 (19.67%) Streaming Video
4 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (16.39%) Data Centre
5 10 (16.39%) DTV
6 8 (13.11%) iPhone
6 8 (13.11%) Over-the-Top Content
6 8 (13.11%) iPad
7 7 (11.48%) IPTV
8 4 (6.56%) Video on Demand
8 4 (6.56%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (6.56%) Digital Media
9 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.64%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Linux
1 16 (26.23%) Mac OS X
1 16 (26.23%) Mac OS
2 12 (19.67%) Apple iOS
3 8 (13.11%) Android
4 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.56%) UNIX
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.92%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.64%) SUSE
7 1 (1.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.23%) Web Application Development
2 16 (26.23%) OO
2 16 (26.23%) DRM
3 13 (21.31%) Software Engineering
4 12 (19.67%) OOD
4 12 (19.67%) OOP
5 10 (16.39%) E-Commerce
5 10 (16.39%) Migration
5 10 (16.39%) Mobile Marketing
6 8 (13.11%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (13.11%) Change Management
6 8 (13.11%) UML
6 8 (13.11%) Configuration Management
6 8 (13.11%) Mentoring
6 8 (13.11%) Coaching
7 7 (11.48%) Line Management
7 7 (11.48%) Operations Management
8 5 (8.20%) ITIL
9 4 (6.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (54.10%) C++
2 28 (45.90%) C
3 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
4 8 (13.11%) Java
4 8 (13.11%) Objective-C
5 4 (6.56%) Embedded C
6 3 (4.92%) SQL
7 2 (3.28%) C#
7 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.64%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.64%) VBScript
8 1 (1.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (42.62%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.64%) ISEB
2 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 10 (16.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (34.43%) Apple
2 12 (19.67%) Perforce
3 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.84%) VMware
5 4 (6.56%) Red Hat
5 4 (6.56%) Google
6 2 (3.28%) SAP
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle
7 1 (1.64%) Borland
7 1 (1.64%) Telerik