The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 10 14 7
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 89 94 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 16.33% 13.41% 16.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.08% 55.62% 66.06%
Number of salaries quoted 76 76 93
Median salary £34,750 £29,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.82% -19.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 Cardiff with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 127 169 165
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 23.30% 24.11% 25.50%
Number of salaries quoted 112 147 142
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Windows
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Windows in Cardiff

Windows
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Cardiff over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Cardiff

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Windows.

1 73 (42.94%) Microsoft
2 70 (41.18%) Active Directory
3 65 (38.24%) VMware
4 63 (37.06%) SQL Server
5 60 (35.29%) Windows Server
6 47 (27.65%) SQL
7 44 (25.88%) Linux
8 43 (25.29%) MS Excel
9 38 (22.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 34 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 33 (19.41%) Office 365
12 32 (18.82%) VMware Infrastructure
12 32 (18.82%) Hyper-V
13 31 (18.24%) MS Exchange
14 29 (17.06%) Firewall
15 28 (16.47%) .NET
16 27 (15.88%) C#
16 27 (15.88%) Cisco
17 25 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
18 24 (14.12%) Oracle
19 23 (13.53%) DNS
20 22 (12.94%) Microsoft Certification
20 22 (12.94%) HTML
20 22 (12.94%) ITIL
21 21 (12.35%) SLA
21 21 (12.35%) Degree
22 20 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
22 20 (11.76%) Visual Studio
22 20 (11.76%) JavaScript
22 20 (11.76%) Finance

Windows
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 31 (18.24%) MS Exchange
2 18 (10.59%) IIS
3 12 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (4.71%) Apache
5 8 (4.71%) Tomcat
6 7 (4.12%) JBoss
6 7 (4.12%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.76%) NetWeaver
8 3 (1.76%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.76%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.18%) Documentum
9 2 (1.18%) FileNet
9 2 (1.18%) nginx
10 1 (0.59%) Confluence
10 1 (0.59%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.59%) Umbraco
Applications
1 43 (25.29%) MS Excel
2 19 (11.18%) MS Office
3 2 (1.18%) MS Project
3 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (5.29%) Sage 200
1 9 (5.29%) Sage 50
2 3 (1.76%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.59%) assyst
3 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (19.41%) Office 365
2 25 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.94%) IaaS
5 3 (1.76%) PaaS
5 3 (1.76%) SaaS
6 2 (1.18%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.59%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 29 (17.06%) Firewall
2 23 (13.53%) DNS
3 16 (9.41%) LAN
3 16 (9.41%) SAN
4 11 (6.47%) WAN
5 9 (5.29%) DHCP
5 9 (5.29%) TCP/IP
6 8 (4.71%) VoIP
7 7 (4.12%) Ethernet
8 6 (3.53%) VPN
9 5 (2.94%) Wireless
10 4 (2.35%) Internet
10 4 (2.35%) NAS
10 4 (2.35%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.76%) iSCSI
11 3 (1.76%) MPLS
11 3 (1.76%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (1.76%) VLAN
12 2 (1.18%) ADSL
12 2 (1.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (37.06%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (7.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (7.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.35%) MySQL
7 3 (1.76%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (1.76%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.76%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.76%) SAP HANA
7 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.18%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.59%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.59%) OLTP
9 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 17 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.94%) Selenium
4 4 (2.35%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.76%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (1.76%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.18%) Firebug
6 2 (1.18%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.18%) JIRA
6 2 (1.18%) Maven
6 2 (1.18%) MSTest
7 1 (0.59%) Ant
7 1 (0.59%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.59%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.59%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (11.76%) Finance
2 11 (6.47%) Advertising
3 6 (3.53%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.53%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.35%) Games
5 3 (1.76%) Law
5 3 (1.76%) Marketing
6 2 (1.18%) Legal
6 2 (1.18%) Welsh Language
7 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 30 (17.65%) Developer
2 28 (16.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (13.53%) Analyst
3 23 (13.53%) Support Engineer
4 17 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 15 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
5 15 (8.82%) IT Support
6 13 (7.65%) IT Engineer
7 12 (7.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 11 (6.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 11 (6.47%) Junior
9 8 (4.71%) SQL Developer
9 8 (4.71%) Support Analyst
10 7 (4.12%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (4.12%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (4.12%) IT Support Engineer
10 7 (4.12%) Support Technician
11 6 (3.53%) IT Support Technician
11 6 (3.53%) IT Technician
11 6 (3.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (16.47%) .NET
2 22 (12.94%) HTML
3 15 (8.82%) ASP.NET
4 14 (8.24%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (7.06%) CSS
6 10 (5.88%) XML
7 8 (4.71%) .NET Framework
7 8 (4.71%) XSLT
8 7 (4.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (4.12%) WCF
8 7 (4.12%) WinForms
9 5 (2.94%) Web Services
10 3 (1.76%) Apache Flex
10 3 (1.76%) iOS SDK
10 3 (1.76%) LAMP
11 2 (1.18%) Ajax
11 2 (1.18%) HTML5
12 1 (0.59%) JSON
12 1 (0.59%) WebRTC
12 1 (0.59%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.65%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.12%) NHS
4 6 (3.53%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (2.35%) Replication
6 3 (1.76%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.76%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.76%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.18%) Clustering
7 2 (1.18%) CMDB
7 2 (1.18%) Fintech
7 2 (1.18%) mHealth
7 2 (1.18%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.18%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.59%) AS400
8 1 (0.59%) BBC
8 1 (0.59%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.59%) EPoS
8 1 (0.59%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.59%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 60 (35.29%) Windows Server
2 44 (25.88%) Linux
3 38 (22.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (10.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (8.82%) Unix
7 13 (7.65%) Windows 7
8 10 (5.88%) Android
9 9 (5.29%) Apple iOS
9 9 (5.29%) Mac OS X
9 9 (5.29%) Windows 8
10 6 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (3.53%) Windows 10
11 4 (2.35%) CentOS
11 4 (2.35%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.18%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.59%) AIX
13 1 (0.59%) VxWorks
13 1 (0.59%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (12.94%) ITIL
2 18 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (8.24%) MVC
3 14 (8.24%) OO
4 11 (6.47%) High Availability
5 10 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 10 (5.88%) Project Management
5 10 (5.88%) Web Development
6 8 (4.71%) Coaching
6 8 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (4.71%) DevOps
6 8 (4.71%) Information Security
6 8 (4.71%) TDD
7 7 (4.12%) Data Analysis
7 7 (4.12%) ETL
7 7 (4.12%) Informatics
8 6 (3.53%) ERP
8 6 (3.53%) Mentoring
8 6 (3.53%) Problem Management
8 6 (3.53%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 47 (27.65%) SQL
2 27 (15.88%) C#
3 20 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 12 (7.06%) T-SQL
4 12 (7.06%) VB.NET
5 11 (6.47%) PowerShell
6 9 (5.29%) Java
7 7 (4.12%) C++
8 5 (2.94%) PHP
9 3 (1.76%) ABAP
9 3 (1.76%) C
9 3 (1.76%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.18%) Perl
10 2 (1.18%) Python
10 2 (1.18%) Ruby
11 1 (0.59%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.59%) Fortran
11 1 (0.59%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.59%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (12.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (12.35%) Degree
3 19 (11.18%) CCNA
3 19 (11.18%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (10.59%) MCSE
5 10 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (3.53%) MCSA
7 5 (2.94%) CCA
7 5 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.76%) RHCE
8 3 (1.76%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.18%) MCITP
9 2 (1.18%) MCP
9 2 (1.18%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.59%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.59%) PhD
10 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.35%) SLA
2 1 (0.59%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.59%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.59%) MISRA
2 1 (0.59%) MISRA C
2 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 70 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 32 (18.82%) Hyper-V
2 32 (18.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.71%) vSphere
4 6 (3.53%) XenDesktop
5 5 (2.94%) XenApp
5 5 (2.94%) XenServer
6 4 (2.35%) Firmware
6 4 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (1.76%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.18%) vCloud
8 2 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.18%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (4.12%) NetBackup
2 4 (2.35%) WSUS
3 3 (1.76%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (1.18%) Ansible
4 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.18%) Nagios
4 2 (1.18%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.59%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.59%) SCCM
5 1 (0.59%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.59%) yum
Vendors
1 73 (42.94%) Microsoft
2 65 (38.24%) VMware
3 27 (15.88%) Cisco
4 24 (14.12%) Oracle
5 15 (8.82%) Avaya
6 11 (6.47%) Dell
7 10 (5.88%) Apple
7 10 (5.88%) Citrix
7 10 (5.88%) Sage
7 10 (5.88%) Veeam
8 7 (4.12%) IBM
9 6 (3.53%) F5
9 6 (3.53%) Red Hat
10 5 (2.94%) HP
11 4 (2.35%) EqualLogic
12 3 (1.76%) Aastra
12 3 (1.76%) AppDynamics
12 3 (1.76%) hybris
12 3 (1.76%) SolarWinds
12 3 (1.76%) Xamarin
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + company car or car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago