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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 15 6
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 31 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 25.00% 6.25% 27.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.27% 13.04% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 31 3 13
Average salary £43,000 £32,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.30% -32.29%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
81 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 65.32% 47.92% 35.42%
Number of salaries quoted 81 23 16
Average salary £38,500 £29,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.50% -26.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £48,000 £38,500
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +8 31 £43,000 +32.30% 2
Windows
South Wales

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 37 (52.11%) C++
2 33 (46.48%) C
3 26 (36.62%) Degree
4 21 (29.58%) Mac OS
4 21 (29.58%) Apple
5 19 (26.76%) HTTP
6 18 (25.35%) JavaScript
6 18 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (22.54%) Cryptography
7 16 (22.54%) Marketing
7 16 (22.54%) Web Application Development
7 16 (22.54%) OO
7 16 (22.54%) Mac OS X
7 16 (22.54%) Internet
7 16 (22.54%) DRM
7 16 (22.54%) DVB
8 15 (21.13%) Advertising
8 15 (21.13%) E-Commerce
8 15 (21.13%) Linux
8 15 (21.13%) Data Mining
8 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
8 15 (21.13%) Active Directory
8 15 (21.13%) Mobile Marketing
8 15 (21.13%) Big Data
8 15 (21.13%) PaaS
9 14 (19.72%) Software Engineering
9 14 (19.72%) OOD
9 14 (19.72%) OOP
10 13 (18.31%) Computer Science
11 12 (16.90%) Apple iOS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (15.49%) SharePoint
2 9 (12.68%) IIS
3 8 (11.27%) Apache
4 7 (9.86%) MS Exchange
5 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.41%) JBoss
7 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.41%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.76%) HTTP
2 16 (22.54%) Internet
2 16 (22.54%) DVB
3 10 (14.08%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.04%) VPN
5 4 (5.63%) Ethernet
6 3 (4.23%) HTTPS
6 3 (4.23%) FTP
6 3 (4.23%) SMTP
6 3 (4.23%) SSL
7 2 (2.82%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (2.82%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (2.82%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.82%) VLAN
7 2 (2.82%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (2.82%) SAN
7 2 (2.82%) DHCP
7 2 (2.82%) ADSL
7 2 (2.82%) ISDN
7 2 (2.82%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.13%) Data Mining
1 15 (21.13%) Big Data
2 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.41%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 12 (16.90%) JIRA
2 5 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.41%) Ranorex
4 1 (1.41%) MSBuild
General
1 16 (22.54%) Marketing
2 15 (21.13%) Advertising
3 9 (12.68%) Multimedia
4 4 (5.63%) Finance
5 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.41%) Electronics
5 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (18.31%) Analyst
2 8 (11.27%) Team Leader
2 8 (11.27%) Desktop Team Leader
2 8 (11.27%) Administrator
2 8 (11.27%) Architect
2 8 (11.27%) Test Analyst
2 8 (11.27%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (8.45%) C++ Developer
3 6 (8.45%) Developer
4 5 (7.04%) Operations Manager
5 4 (5.63%) IT Support
5 4 (5.63%) IT Operations Manager
5 4 (5.63%) IT Support Technician
5 4 (5.63%) Multimedia Developer
5 4 (5.63%) Systems Manager
5 4 (5.63%) Software Architect
5 4 (5.63%) Support Technician
5 4 (5.63%) Software Engineer
5 4 (5.63%) Software Developer
6 3 (4.23%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.27%) GStreamer
1 8 (11.27%) HTML
1 8 (11.27%) OpenGL
2 5 (7.04%) .NET
3 4 (5.63%) WebKit
4 2 (2.82%) XML
5 1 (1.41%) Middleware
5 1 (1.41%) XSD
5 1 (1.41%) XSLT
5 1 (1.41%) COM+
5 1 (1.41%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.54%) Cryptography
2 13 (18.31%) Computer Science
3 12 (16.90%) Streaming Video
4 11 (15.49%) IPTV
4 11 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (14.08%) DTV
6 8 (11.27%) iPad
6 8 (11.27%) iPhone
6 8 (11.27%) Over-the-Top Content
7 7 (9.86%) Digital Media
8 4 (5.63%) Video on Demand
8 4 (5.63%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.41%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.58%) Mac OS
2 16 (22.54%) Mac OS X
3 15 (21.13%) Linux
4 12 (16.90%) Apple iOS
5 8 (11.27%) Windows 7
5 8 (11.27%) Android
5 8 (11.27%) Windows 8
6 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.23%) UNIX
9 1 (1.41%) SUSE
9 1 (1.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.54%) Web Application Development
2 16 (22.54%) OO
2 16 (22.54%) DRM
3 15 (21.13%) E-Commerce
3 15 (21.13%) Mobile Marketing
4 14 (19.72%) Software Engineering
4 14 (19.72%) OOD
4 14 (19.72%) OOP
5 10 (14.08%) Migration
5 10 (14.08%) Configuration Management
6 8 (11.27%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (11.27%) Mentoring
6 8 (11.27%) Coaching
6 8 (11.27%) UML
6 8 (11.27%) Change Management
7 7 (9.86%) Line Management
7 7 (9.86%) Manual Testing
7 7 (9.86%) Operations Management
8 4 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 37 (52.11%) C++
2 33 (46.48%) C
3 18 (25.35%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.27%) Java
4 8 (11.27%) Objective-C
5 6 (8.45%) Embedded C
6 3 (4.23%) SQL
7 2 (2.82%) C#
7 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.82%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.41%) VBScript
8 1 (1.41%) Perl
8 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (36.62%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) MCSE
2 2 (2.82%) MCSA
2 2 (2.82%) CCNP
2 2 (2.82%) CCNA
2 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.41%) ISEB
3 1 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 15 (21.13%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.82%) Xen
3 2 (2.82%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.82%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (2.82%) Firmware
Vendors
1 21 (29.58%) Apple
2 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
3 12 (16.90%) Perforce
4 9 (12.68%) VMware
5 7 (9.86%) Google
6 4 (5.63%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.82%) Brocade
7 2 (2.82%) Cisco
7 2 (2.82%) IBM
7 2 (2.82%) Dell
7 2 (2.82%) EMC
7 2 (2.82%) Nokia
7 2 (2.82%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.41%) Borland
8 1 (1.41%) SAP
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle
8 1 (1.41%) Telerik
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