Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Windows 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 8 over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 107 104
Rank change year-on-year +33 -3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 4 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.49% 0.51% 0.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.47% 2.01% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 13
Cardiff median annual salary £38,250 £30,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.50% -17.81% +92.11%
10th Percentile £22,475 £17,650 £18,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £32,800 £39,000
South Wales median annual salary £23,750 £30,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -20.83% -11.76% +36.00%

Windows 8 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 162 349 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 19.83% 25.27% 23.80%
Number of salaries quoted 149 310 331
Cardiff median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.78% +10.77%
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,925 £21,000
90th Percentile £52,750 £52,500 £51,250
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% +2.94%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Cardiff

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Cardiff.

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Cardiff

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Cardiff over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 8 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) WSUS
3 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Patch Management

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix