The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 30 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 5 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 5.10% 16.67% 24.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.56% 100.00% 81.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 15
Median salary £28,500 £25,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £22,200 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £39,000 £26,300
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Windows
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 West Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 9.18% 16.67% 30.34%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 20
Median salary £28,500 £25,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the West Wales region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Swansea -20 2 £32,000 +25.49% 6
Pembrokeshire - 2 £31,750 -
Carmarthenshire +1 1 £27,500 +52.77%
Windows
Wales

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Windows.

1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) IIS
3 7 (50.00%) .NET
4 6 (42.86%) C#
4 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) QA
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 5 (35.71%) MS Office
6 4 (28.57%) ITIL
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (28.57%) Firewall
6 4 (28.57%) ITSM
6 4 (28.57%) Firmware
6 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 4 (28.57%) Internet
6 4 (28.57%) Project Management
6 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
6 4 (28.57%) VLAN
6 4 (28.57%) Network Security
6 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
6 4 (28.57%) Test Planning
6 4 (28.57%) Windows 10
7 3 (21.43%) User Experience
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 8 (57.14%) IIS
2 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
1 4 (28.57%) Internet
1 4 (28.57%) Network Security
1 4 (28.57%) VLAN
2 1 (7.14%) NAS
2 1 (7.14%) PABX
2 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) IT Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) QA Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) IT Systems Administrator
3 4 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) QA Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Software Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Software Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 10
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) ITSM
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) Test Planning
3 3 (21.43%) Usability Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) VB
4 1 (7.14%) VBA
4 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Firmware
3 2 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) VMware