The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Caerphilly with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South Wales / Caerphilly
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 15 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Caerphilly 40.54% 63.64% 40.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 93.75% 87.50% 78.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 11
Median salary £30,000 £54,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.44% +54.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £35,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £68,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.81%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Caerphilly with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Caerphilly
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 16 8 23
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Caerphilly 43.24% 72.73% 52.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 16
Median salary £27,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.92% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Caerphilly

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Caerphilly citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Caerphilly

Windows
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

Salary trend for Windows in Caerphilly

Windows
Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Caerphilly over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Caerphilly region with a requirement for Windows.

1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
1 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (41.18%) VMware
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
4 6 (35.29%) Office 365
4 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
5 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
5 4 (23.53%) SLA
5 4 (23.53%) Firewall
6 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
6 3 (17.65%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) WinForms
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) TDD
6 3 (17.65%) NUnit
6 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
6 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (17.65%) A+ Certification
6 3 (17.65%) SAN
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (17.65%) Broadband
6 3 (17.65%) C#
6 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) VB
6 3 (17.65%) VB.NET

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Caerphilly 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 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) IaaS
3 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) Broadband
2 3 (17.65%) NAS
2 3 (17.65%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.88%) Internet
3 1 (5.88%) IPsec
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) PPTP
3 1 (5.88%) VLAN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Moq
1 3 (17.65%) MSTest
1 3 (17.65%) NUnit
1 3 (17.65%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Support Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (17.65%) Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Telecoms Developer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) DBA
4 2 (11.76%) IT Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Support
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) Castle Windsor
1 3 (17.65%) Ninject
1 3 (17.65%) Spring.NET
1 3 (17.65%) Unity DI Container
1 3 (17.65%) WinForms
1 3 (17.65%) WPF
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.76%) Linux
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (17.65%) Dependency Injection
1 3 (17.65%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (17.65%) Kanban
1 3 (17.65%) MVVM
1 3 (17.65%) Scrum
1 3 (17.65%) TDD
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) High Availability
3 1 (5.88%) Information Security
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C#
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
1 3 (17.65%) VB
1 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
2 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) A+ Certification
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (17.65%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CCNA
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) MCITP
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) Avaya
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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