The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 30 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 West Wales region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 12 30 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 13.04% 30.30% 17.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.00% 90.91% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 6
Average salary £23,500 £26,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.61% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £18,000 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
15 33 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 16.30% 33.33% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8 30 6
Average salary £26,000 £26,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Windows
Wales

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the West Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Windows
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Windows Salary Trend in West Wales

Windows
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 30 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
Swansea -2 12 £23,500 -9.61% 4
Windows
Wales

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales 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 24 (64.86%) .NET
2 23 (62.16%) C#
3 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
4 18 (48.65%) SQL Server
5 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET
5 16 (43.24%) MVC
5 16 (43.24%) WinForms
5 16 (43.24%) WCF
5 16 (43.24%) WPF
6 14 (37.84%) CSS
6 14 (37.84%) HTML
6 14 (37.84%) SQL
7 13 (35.14%) Android
8 12 (32.43%) .NET Framework
9 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
10 9 (24.32%) Blackberry
10 9 (24.32%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (24.32%) Oracle
10 9 (24.32%) XML
10 9 (24.32%) XSLT
10 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
10 9 (24.32%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (24.32%) SharePoint
10 9 (24.32%) Silverlight
10 9 (24.32%) LINQ
10 9 (24.32%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (24.32%) Mercurial
10 9 (24.32%) GIS
10 9 (24.32%) NUnit
10 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Azure

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales 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 9 (24.32%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.81%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.70%) ImageReady
3 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Internet
2 3 (8.11%) IP Telephony
2 3 (8.11%) VoIP
3 2 (5.41%) DHCP
3 2 (5.41%) DNS
3 2 (5.41%) Firewall
4 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.70%) Wireless
4 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.70%) MPLS
4 1 (2.70%) WAN
4 1 (2.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (48.65%) SQL Server
2 9 (24.32%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (24.32%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (24.32%) Oracle Database
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
1 9 (24.32%) Oracle Forms
1 9 (24.32%) Mercurial
1 9 (24.32%) NUnit
2 7 (18.92%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (18.92%) Moq
2 7 (18.92%) MSTest
3 4 (10.81%) Xcode
4 2 (5.41%) CruiseControl
4 2 (5.41%) NCover
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.51%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Developer
2 16 (43.24%) .NET Developer
3 10 (27.03%) Analyst
4 9 (24.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (24.32%) C# Developer
4 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (24.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (21.62%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (18.92%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 7 (18.92%) Support Analyst
7 6 (16.22%) Junior
8 5 (13.51%) Junior Developer
9 3 (8.11%) Junior .NET Developer
9 3 (8.11%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (8.11%) Senior Web Developer
9 3 (8.11%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 3 (8.11%) Web Developer
9 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
9 3 (8.11%) Graduate
10 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (64.86%) .NET
2 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET
2 16 (43.24%) WinForms
2 16 (43.24%) WCF
2 16 (43.24%) WPF
3 14 (37.84%) CSS
3 14 (37.84%) HTML
4 12 (32.43%) .NET Framework
5 9 (24.32%) XML
5 9 (24.32%) XSLT
5 9 (24.32%) Silverlight
5 9 (24.32%) LINQ
5 9 (24.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 7 (18.92%) Spring.NET
6 7 (18.92%) Unity DI Container
6 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 7 (18.92%) Castle Windsor
6 7 (18.92%) Ninject
6 7 (18.92%) Razor View Engine
6 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Blackberry
1 9 (24.32%) GIS
2 7 (18.92%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (13.51%) Mainframe
4 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) Derivative
5 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Android
2 9 (24.32%) Apple iOS
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (13.51%) UNIX
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.70%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) MVC
2 9 (24.32%) Android Development
2 9 (24.32%) iOS Development
3 7 (18.92%) Scrum
3 7 (18.92%) TDD
3 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (18.92%) Kanban
3 7 (18.92%) Web Application Development
3 7 (18.92%) MVVM
3 7 (18.92%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (13.51%) Problem Management
5 4 (10.81%) Low Latency
6 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.11%) Content Management
6 3 (8.11%) Software Testing
6 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.41%) Project Management
7 2 (5.41%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) C#
2 14 (37.84%) SQL
3 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
4 7 (18.92%) VB.NET
5 4 (10.81%) Perl
5 4 (10.81%) PHP
5 4 (10.81%) Java
5 4 (10.81%) C++
5 4 (10.81%) Objective-C
6 3 (8.11%) VB
7 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) ISEB
3 2 (5.41%) MCSE
3 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) CCNA
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
2 9 (24.32%) Oracle
3 5 (13.51%) Fujitsu
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco
4 4 (10.81%) VMware
5 3 (8.11%) Nortel
6 2 (5.41%) HP
7 1 (2.70%) Adobe
7 1 (2.70%) Intel
7 1 (2.70%) Avaya
7 1 (2.70%) Juniper
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