Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 4 11
Rank change year-on-year -13 +7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 13 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 10.48% 28.57% 15.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 86.67% 92.86% 55.17%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 20
North Wales median annual salary £27,500 £17,856 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.01% -47.09% +3.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £15,652 £15,750
90th Percentile £35,900 £27,625 £45,500
Wales median annual salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year -1.54% -4.41% +4.62%

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 15 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 12.10% 30.77% 27.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 20
North Wales median annual salary £27,500 £17,856 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.01% -35.07% -27.63%
10th Percentile £26,250 £15,646 £15,750
90th Percentile £40,000 £36,550 £45,500
Wales median annual salary £38,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.04% +1.43% +4.48%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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
Denbighshire -6 3 £28,000 +73.64%
Flintshire -6 3 £35,000 -22.22%
Wrexham -5 1 £20,500 -18.00%
Windows
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 North Wales region with a requirement for Windows.

1 7 (53.85%) Cisco
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (53.85%) A+ Certification
1 7 (53.85%) VMware
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL V2
2 6 (46.15%) G Suite
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 8
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (46.15%) Driving Licence
2 6 (46.15%) Google
2 6 (46.15%) Time Management
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (46.15%) CCNP
2 6 (46.15%) CCNA
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) MCP
2 6 (46.15%) MCSE
2 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
2 6 (46.15%) WLAN
2 6 (46.15%) DHCP
2 6 (46.15%) DNS
2 6 (46.15%) DBS Check
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 3 (23.08%) User Experience
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 10

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 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) G Suite
2 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) DHCP
1 6 (46.15%) DNS
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
1 6 (46.15%) WLAN
2 3 (23.08%) SMS
General
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) IT Technician
2 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Help Desk Team Lead
2 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Angular Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
3 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Supervisor
3 1 (7.69%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) jQuery
1 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (15.38%) WCF
2 1 (7.69%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Driving Licence
2 3 (23.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows 8
1 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
2 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL V2
1 6 (46.15%) Time Management
2 3 (23.08%) Change Control
2 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
1 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) A+ Certification
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (46.15%) CCNA
2 6 (46.15%) CCNP
2 6 (46.15%) DBS Check
2 6 (46.15%) MCP
2 6 (46.15%) MCSE
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) CCENT
4 1 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco
1 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) Google
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft