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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 21 9
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 17 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 23.29% 5.88% 10.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.64% 23.08% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 4
Average salary £34,000 £31,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.93% -23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,625
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.05%
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
44 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 60.27% 25.49% 31.91%
Number of salaries quoted 40 13 13
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +10 17 £34,000 +7.93% 3
Windows
South Wales

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 27 (67.50%) C++
2 24 (60.00%) Mac OS
3 19 (47.50%) C
4 18 (45.00%) DTV
4 18 (45.00%) IPTV
5 16 (40.00%) Multimedia
6 15 (37.50%) OOD
6 15 (37.50%) OOP
7 13 (32.50%) HTTP
8 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (30.00%) Wireshark
8 12 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (27.50%) Configuration Management
10 8 (20.00%) SQL
10 8 (20.00%) UNIX
11 7 (17.50%) Linux
11 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
11 7 (17.50%) Change Management
11 7 (17.50%) Red Hat
11 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
11 7 (17.50%) Bash Shell
12 6 (15.00%) Confluence
12 6 (15.00%) BDD
12 6 (15.00%) CentOS
12 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (15.00%) Manual Testing
12 6 (15.00%) Fiddler
12 6 (15.00%) Test Management
12 6 (15.00%) Korn
12 6 (15.00%) JIRA

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 6 (15.00%) Confluence
2 4 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.50%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (32.50%) HTTP
2 12 (30.00%) Wireshark
3 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.50%) DVB
5 2 (5.00%) VPN
5 2 (5.00%) VoIP
6 1 (2.50%) WAN
6 1 (2.50%) SMTP
6 1 (2.50%) DHCP
6 1 (2.50%) FTP
6 1 (2.50%) SNMP
6 1 (2.50%) ADSL
6 1 (2.50%) ISDN
6 1 (2.50%) LAN
6 1 (2.50%) DNS
6 1 (2.50%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.50%) SSL
6 1 (2.50%) OSPF
6 1 (2.50%) BGP
6 1 (2.50%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) JIRA
1 6 (15.00%) Fiddler
1 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (15.00%) TestLink
General
1 16 (40.00%) Multimedia
2 3 (7.50%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Software Engineer
1 11 (27.50%) Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Test Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Test Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Integration Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) C Software Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) C Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Embedded C++ Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Software Integration Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) .NET
1 2 (5.00%) XML
1 2 (5.00%) XSD
1 2 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) DTV
1 18 (45.00%) IPTV
2 12 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (15.00%) Digital Media
4 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (7.50%) Replication
5 3 (7.50%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (5.00%) Clustering
7 1 (2.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 24 (60.00%) Mac OS
2 8 (20.00%) UNIX
3 7 (17.50%) Linux
4 6 (15.00%) CentOS
5 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) OOD
1 15 (37.50%) OOP
2 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (27.50%) Configuration Management
4 7 (17.50%) Change Management
5 6 (15.00%) Regression Testing
5 6 (15.00%) TDD
5 6 (15.00%) Content Management
5 6 (15.00%) Scrum
5 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (15.00%) Test Management
5 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (15.00%) Manual Testing
5 6 (15.00%) Product Management
5 6 (15.00%) Bug Management
5 6 (15.00%) BDD
6 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Database Tuning
7 3 (7.50%) Cyber Security
7 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) C++
2 19 (47.50%) C
3 8 (20.00%) SQL
4 7 (17.50%) Bash Shell
5 6 (15.00%) Ruby
5 6 (15.00%) Korn
5 6 (15.00%) Python
5 6 (15.00%) Perl
6 4 (10.00%) Embedded C
6 4 (10.00%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.50%) AWK
7 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.50%) CCNP
2 1 (2.50%) CCNA
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (17.50%) Red Hat
2 6 (15.00%) Google
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
4 1 (2.50%) Nokia
4 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
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