Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Wales with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 7 14
Rank change year-on-year -17 +7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 6.94% 24.42% 14.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.48% 95.45% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 14
North Wales median annual salary £30,000 £24,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.45% -43.02% +59.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £15,625 £17,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £30,250 £45,500
Wales median annual salary £31,500 £33,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -10.45%

Windows 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 North Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 23 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 15.97% 25.58% 30.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 19
North Wales median annual salary £40,000 £24,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.27% -10.91% -17.29%
10th Percentile £24,450 £16,188 £18,300
90th Percentile £47,500 £39,700 £45,900
Wales median annual salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in North Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in North Wales

Windows
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Salary trend for Windows in North Wales

Windows
Salary Histogram in North Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in North Wales over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in North Wales

Windows
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the North Wales region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Flintshire -1 5 £43,750 -2.78% 2
Denbighshire -3 3 £28,000 +14.29% 1
Wrexham -5 1 £20,500 -29.31% 2
Windows
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North Wales region with a requirement for Windows.

1 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (30.00%) Change Control
2 3 (30.00%) User Experience
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (30.00%) SMS
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) A+ Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) IaaS
3 2 (20.00%) PaaS
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL V2
4 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (10.00%) Veeam
4 1 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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 1 (10.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (20.00%) IaaS
3 2 (20.00%) PaaS
4 1 (10.00%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SMS
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Azure Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Team Lead
2 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Supervisor
3 1 (10.00%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Change Control
1 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL V2
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCENT
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Veeam
3 1 (10.00%) VMware