Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 16 4
Rank change year-on-year -5 -12 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 6 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 5.41% 11.29% 29.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 87.50% 93.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 27
North Wales median annual salary £41,000 £27,500 £17,856
Median salary % change year-on-year +49.09% +54.01% -47.09%
10th Percentile £33,000 £26,250 £15,657
90th Percentile £44,750 £35,100 £34,850
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £32,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year +9.38% +1.59% -8.70%

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 9 16 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 8.11% 12.90% 31.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 26
North Wales median annual salary £40,000 £27,500 £17,856
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% +54.01% -35.07%
10th Percentile £34,950 £26,250 £15,652
90th Percentile £48,000 £40,000 £39,750
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.60% +10.00% -

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +9 5 £40,000 +28.00%
Windows
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Office 365
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) ERP
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) BCP
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (16.67%) LXC
5 1 (16.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (16.67%) Presales
5 1 (16.67%) Power BI
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving

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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) IPsec
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) SNMP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Power BI
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Delphi Developer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) BCP
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) RAD
3 1 (16.67%) Strategic Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Delphi
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam