The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 14 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 173 207 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 13.38% 16.31% 15.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.91% 63.69% 68.90%
Number of salaries quoted 164 186 173
Median salary £31,500 £30,000 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Windows
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
304 325 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 23.51% 25.61% 22.30%
Number of salaries quoted 266 295 258
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Windows
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Wales region.

Windows Salary Trend in Wales

Windows
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Wales region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Wales

Windows
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Wales region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -8 136 £31,500 +5.00% 17
West Wales -1 21 £40,000 +60.00% 2
North Wales -5 10 £24,500 -38.75% 1
Mid Wales - 3 - -
Windows
UK

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Windows.

1 201 (54.18%) Microsoft
2 172 (46.36%) Windows Server
3 153 (41.24%) Active Directory
4 120 (32.35%) VMware
5 101 (27.22%) SQL Server
6 93 (25.07%) MS Excel
7 89 (23.99%) ITIL
8 88 (23.72%) SQL
9 69 (18.60%) Linux
10 68 (18.33%) MS Exchange
11 66 (17.79%) Cisco
11 66 (17.79%) C#
11 66 (17.79%) .NET
12 57 (15.36%) Windows Server 2012
13 54 (14.56%) Firewall
13 54 (14.56%) VMware Infrastructure
14 49 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
15 46 (12.40%) HTML
15 46 (12.40%) SLA
15 46 (12.40%) Degree
16 45 (12.13%) LAN
16 45 (12.13%) Oracle
17 44 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
18 41 (11.05%) OO
18 41 (11.05%) Office 365
19 38 (10.24%) Windows 7
19 38 (10.24%) Hyper-V
20 37 (9.97%) MS Office
21 36 (9.70%) WAN
22 35 (9.43%) Avaya

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 68 (18.33%) MS Exchange
2 34 (9.16%) IIS
3 22 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2007
3 22 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (4.85%) Apache
5 16 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (4.04%) Tomcat
7 11 (2.96%) JBoss
8 7 (1.89%) Oracle Application Server
8 7 (1.89%) SharePoint
9 6 (1.62%) SAS
9 6 (1.62%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (1.08%) NetWeaver
11 4 (1.08%) Skype for Business
12 3 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.54%) nginx
13 2 (0.54%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 93 (25.07%) MS Excel
2 37 (9.97%) MS Office
3 5 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.35%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.81%) MS Project
5 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.27%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.27%) InDesign
5 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.27%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 3 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (0.81%) Visualfiles
2 2 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.27%) assyst
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 41 (11.05%) Office 365
2 25 (6.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.35%) IaaS
5 4 (1.08%) PaaS
6 3 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.54%) SaaS
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 54 (14.56%) Firewall
2 45 (12.13%) LAN
3 36 (9.70%) WAN
4 32 (8.63%) DNS
5 26 (7.01%) SAN
6 25 (6.74%) VoIP
7 21 (5.66%) VPN
8 19 (5.12%) DHCP
9 18 (4.85%) TCP/IP
10 16 (4.31%) Internet
11 11 (2.96%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (2.43%) Ethernet
12 9 (2.43%) NAS
13 8 (2.16%) HTTP
14 6 (1.62%) MPLS
15 5 (1.35%) Remote Desktop
15 5 (1.35%) SSL
15 5 (1.35%) VLAN
16 4 (1.08%) Network Security
16 4 (1.08%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (27.22%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (4.04%) Relational Database
4 13 (3.50%) MySQL
5 12 (3.23%) Oracle Database
6 11 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (2.70%) RDBMS
8 7 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (1.08%) SAP HANA
11 3 (0.81%) GIS
12 2 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.54%) DTS
12 2 (0.54%) Ingres
12 2 (0.54%) OLAP
12 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (4.85%) Visual Studio
2 15 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 10 (2.70%) Mercurial
4 10 (2.70%) Subversion
5 9 (2.43%) Rational DOORS
6 6 (1.62%) Selenium
7 4 (1.08%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.81%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.54%) Firebug
9 2 (0.54%) JIRA
9 2 (0.54%) Maven
9 2 (0.54%) MorphX
9 2 (0.54%) MSTest
9 2 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.54%) PVCS
9 2 (0.54%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.27%) Ant
10 1 (0.27%) NUnit
General
1 35 (9.43%) Finance
2 26 (7.01%) Advertising
3 15 (4.04%) Welsh Language
4 10 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.16%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.16%) Retail
6 4 (1.08%) Legal
7 3 (0.81%) Electronics
7 3 (0.81%) Games
7 3 (0.81%) Marketing
8 2 (0.54%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.54%) Back Office
8 2 (0.54%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.27%) Law
9 1 (0.27%) Local Government
9 1 (0.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 66 (17.79%) Analyst
2 57 (15.36%) Developer
3 49 (13.21%) Support Engineer
4 39 (10.51%) IT Support
5 37 (9.97%) Support Analyst
6 33 (8.89%) Administrator
7 29 (7.82%) Systems Administrator
8 26 (7.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 25 (6.74%) .NET Developer
9 25 (6.74%) C# Developer
10 21 (5.66%) IT Engineer
11 20 (5.39%) IT Analyst
12 17 (4.58%) 2nd Line Support
12 17 (4.58%) 3rd Line Support
13 16 (4.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 16 (4.31%) Junior
13 16 (4.31%) Service Analyst
13 16 (4.31%) Service Desk Analyst
13 16 (4.31%) Systems Engineer
14 15 (4.04%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (17.79%) .NET
2 46 (12.40%) HTML
3 35 (9.43%) ASP.NET
4 28 (7.55%) CSS
5 24 (6.47%) .NET Framework
5 24 (6.47%) WCF
5 24 (6.47%) XML
6 23 (6.20%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (5.39%) Web Services
8 12 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (3.23%) Entity Framework
8 12 (3.23%) RESTful
8 12 (3.23%) WinForms
8 12 (3.23%) WPF
9 11 (2.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 11 (2.96%) XSLT
10 10 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 10 (2.70%) NHibernate
11 5 (1.35%) Apache Flex
11 5 (1.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.20%) Management Information System
2 21 (5.66%) Driving Licence
3 20 (5.39%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (4.58%) Computer Science
6 13 (3.50%) Mobile App
7 12 (3.23%) Informatics
8 11 (2.96%) Clustering
8 11 (2.96%) Data Centre
8 11 (2.96%) NHS
9 7 (1.89%) iSeries
10 6 (1.62%) User Experience
11 5 (1.35%) AS400
12 4 (1.08%) Fat Client
12 4 (1.08%) Thin Client
13 3 (0.81%) Blackberry
13 3 (0.81%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.81%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.81%) Replication
13 3 (0.81%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 172 (46.36%) Windows Server
2 69 (18.60%) Linux
3 57 (15.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 49 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (10.24%) Windows 7
6 33 (8.89%) Unix
7 26 (7.01%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (3.77%) Android
9 13 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (2.96%) Apple iOS
10 11 (2.96%) Windows 8
11 9 (2.43%) Windows 10
12 8 (2.16%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.08%) CentOS
13 4 (1.08%) Data ONTAP
13 4 (1.08%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.81%) VyOS
15 2 (0.54%) AIX
15 2 (0.54%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.54%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (23.99%) ITIL
2 44 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (11.05%) OO
4 31 (8.36%) MVC
5 24 (6.47%) Disaster Recovery
5 24 (6.47%) High Availability
6 22 (5.93%) Coaching
7 21 (5.66%) Mentoring
7 21 (5.66%) Problem Management
8 18 (4.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 18 (4.85%) Service Management
9 17 (4.58%) Incident Management
10 15 (4.04%) Software Engineering
11 14 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (3.77%) DevOps
11 14 (3.77%) OOP
11 14 (3.77%) Scrum
11 14 (3.77%) Web Development
12 13 (3.50%) Project Management
12 13 (3.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 88 (23.72%) SQL
2 66 (17.79%) C#
3 31 (8.36%) PowerShell
4 28 (7.55%) C++
5 24 (6.47%) JavaScript
5 24 (6.47%) VB.NET
6 19 (5.12%) Java
7 17 (4.58%) T-SQL
8 13 (3.50%) C
9 9 (2.43%) Embedded C
9 9 (2.43%) Embedded C++
9 9 (2.43%) Python
10 5 (1.35%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.35%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.08%) ABAP
11 4 (1.08%) PHP
12 3 (0.81%) Perl
12 3 (0.81%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.81%) VB
13 2 (0.54%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 46 (12.40%) Degree
2 31 (8.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
4 19 (5.12%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (4.58%) Security Cleared
6 13 (3.50%) MCSE
7 11 (2.96%) MCITP
8 10 (2.70%) CCNA
9 9 (2.43%) CCNP
10 8 (2.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (1.89%) A+ Certification
11 7 (1.89%) MCSA
11 7 (1.89%) SC Cleared
12 4 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (1.08%) MCP
12 4 (1.08%) Oracle Certification
13 3 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.81%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (12.40%) SLA
2 8 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.08%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.27%) QA
System Software
1 153 (41.24%) Active Directory
2 54 (14.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (10.24%) Hyper-V
4 26 (7.01%) vSphere
5 16 (4.31%) XenServer
6 15 (4.04%) XenDesktop
7 11 (2.96%) XenApp
8 7 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (1.62%) VMware ESX
10 5 (1.35%) Firmware
10 5 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (1.08%) vCloud
12 3 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.54%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (0.27%) Docker
14 1 (0.27%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 19 (5.12%) NetBackup
2 12 (3.23%) SCCM
3 10 (2.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 9 (2.43%) Microsoft Clustering
5 8 (2.16%) WSUS
6 7 (1.89%) HP Data Protector
7 5 (1.35%) Backup Exec
7 5 (1.35%) Data Guard
7 5 (1.35%) Nagios
7 5 (1.35%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (1.08%) Failover Clustering
8 4 (1.08%) SCSM
9 3 (0.81%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.54%) AppManager
10 2 (0.54%) HP SiteScope
10 2 (0.54%) Nessus
10 2 (0.54%) Nmap
10 2 (0.54%) WhatsUp Gold
11 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 201 (54.18%) Microsoft
2 120 (32.35%) VMware
3 66 (17.79%) Cisco
4 45 (12.13%) Oracle
5 35 (9.43%) Avaya
6 26 (7.01%) Citrix
7 23 (6.20%) Apple
8 21 (5.66%) HP
9 18 (4.85%) Red Hat
10 17 (4.58%) Dell
11 15 (4.04%) IBM
12 12 (3.23%) Veritas
13 11 (2.96%) Veeam
14 9 (2.43%) 3PAR
14 9 (2.43%) Intel
14 9 (2.43%) SAP
15 8 (2.16%) F5
16 7 (1.89%) Aastra
17 6 (1.62%) OpenText
17 6 (1.62%) Remedy
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
IntaPeople
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
IntaPeople
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wales
Capgemini UK
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cowbridge, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £20K
Posted: 2 days ago
Denbigh, Clwyd
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + flexiworking, etc...
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackwood, Gwent
General Dynamics
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Caldicot, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + pension, annual leave,
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cardiff
TRG
Salary: 20000-32000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 days ago