Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 9 1
Rank change year-on-year -10 -8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 3 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 4.35% 17.72% 32.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 77.78% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 24
North Wales median annual salary £30,750 £27,500 £17,856
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.82% +54.01% -31.98%
10th Percentile £29,825 £21,150 £15,678
90th Percentile £37,100 £42,750 £33,750
Wales median annual salary £30,000 £34,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year -11.76% -1.45% -1.43%

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 4 18 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 5.80% 22.78% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 24
North Wales median annual salary £34,500 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.45% +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £29,825 £23,350 £15,678
90th Percentile £46,625 £45,000 £33,750
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -1.32% +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
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 18 August 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 +2 3 £30,750 +11.82% 2
Windows
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Presales
3 1 (33.33%) Power BI
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System

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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Power BI
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam