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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 17 33 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 20.48% 32.04% 24.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 77.27% 94.29% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 9
Average salary £20,500 £26,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.15% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £18,000 £19,350
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
22 35 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 26.51% 33.98% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14 32 10
Average salary £26,000 £25,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.97% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £28,550
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 20 August 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 +1 16 £20,500 -21.15% 4
Pembrokeshire - 1 £18,000 -
Windows
Wales

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 19 (50.00%) C#
1 19 (50.00%) .NET
1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
2 13 (34.21%) SQL
3 12 (31.58%) HTML
3 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET
3 12 (31.58%) CSS
3 12 (31.58%) MVC
3 12 (31.58%) WinForms
3 12 (31.58%) WCF
3 12 (31.58%) WPF
3 12 (31.58%) Android
4 11 (28.95%) .NET Framework
5 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
6 8 (21.05%) Mercurial
6 8 (21.05%) Silverlight
6 8 (21.05%) LINQ
6 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (21.05%) Blackberry
6 8 (21.05%) GIS
6 8 (21.05%) XML
6 8 (21.05%) XSLT
6 8 (21.05%) Oracle
6 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
6 8 (21.05%) Visual Studio
6 8 (21.05%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
6 8 (21.05%) Apple iOS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.89%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) VoIP
1 5 (13.16%) IP Telephony
2 4 (10.53%) Internet
3 3 (7.89%) Firewall
4 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (5.26%) DNS
4 2 (5.26%) DHCP
5 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.63%) WAN
5 1 (2.63%) LAN
5 1 (2.63%) MPLS
5 1 (2.63%) Wireless
5 1 (2.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Visual Studio
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle Forms
1 8 (21.05%) Mercurial
2 6 (15.79%) NUnit
3 4 (10.53%) Xcode
3 4 (10.53%) MSTest
3 4 (10.53%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (10.53%) Moq
4 2 (5.26%) NCover
4 2 (5.26%) CruiseControl
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 6 (15.79%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Developer
2 15 (39.47%) Analyst
3 12 (31.58%) .NET Developer
4 11 (28.95%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (26.32%) Support Analyst
5 10 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 8 (21.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (21.05%) C# Developer
7 6 (15.79%) Junior
8 5 (13.16%) Junior Developer
9 3 (7.89%) Junior .NET Developer
9 3 (7.89%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (7.89%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 3 (7.89%) Graduate
10 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
10 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
10 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
10 2 (5.26%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (50.00%) .NET
2 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET
2 12 (31.58%) CSS
2 12 (31.58%) WCF
2 12 (31.58%) WPF
2 12 (31.58%) WinForms
2 12 (31.58%) HTML
3 11 (28.95%) .NET Framework
4 8 (21.05%) Silverlight
4 8 (21.05%) LINQ
4 8 (21.05%) XML
4 8 (21.05%) XSLT
4 8 (21.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 4 (10.53%) Castle Windsor
5 4 (10.53%) Ninject
5 4 (10.53%) Razor View Engine
5 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (10.53%) Unity DI Container
5 4 (10.53%) Spring.NET
5 4 (10.53%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Blackberry
1 8 (21.05%) GIS
2 6 (15.79%) Mainframe
3 4 (10.53%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Android
2 8 (21.05%) Apple iOS
3 6 (15.79%) UNIX
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.63%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) MVC
2 8 (21.05%) Android Development
2 8 (21.05%) iOS Development
3 6 (15.79%) Problem Management
4 4 (10.53%) Web Application Development
4 4 (10.53%) Low Latency
4 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (10.53%) Kanban
4 4 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (10.53%) MVVM
4 4 (10.53%) Scrum
4 4 (10.53%) TDD
5 3 (7.89%) Content Management
5 3 (7.89%) Software Testing
5 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.26%) Project Management
6 2 (5.26%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) C#
2 13 (34.21%) SQL
3 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 7 (18.42%) VB.NET
5 4 (10.53%) Objective-C
5 4 (10.53%) Perl
5 4 (10.53%) PHP
5 4 (10.53%) C++
5 4 (10.53%) Java
6 3 (7.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.89%) ISEB
3 2 (5.26%) MCSE
3 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) CCNA
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) WSUS
1 1 (2.63%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle
3 6 (15.79%) Fujitsu
4 5 (13.16%) Nortel
5 4 (10.53%) VMware
5 4 (10.53%) Cisco
6 2 (5.26%) HP
7 1 (2.63%) Intel
7 1 (2.63%) Avaya
7 1 (2.63%) Juniper
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