Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swansea 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 17 26
Rank change year-on-year -8 +9 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 12 38 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 6.19% 19.49% 10.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.27% 92.68% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 36 8
Swansea median annual salary £23,500 £40,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.25% +60.00% +7.53%
10th Percentile £18,350 £18,500 £18,275
90th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £37,950
West Wales median annual salary £23,500 £40,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -41.25% +60.00% +25.00%

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 Swansea with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Swansea
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 44 41 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 22.68% 21.03% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 41 39 13
Swansea median annual salary £49,039 £40,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.60% +50.94% -1.85%
10th Percentile £22,750 £18,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £54,844 £45,000 £56,000
West Wales median annual salary £49,039 £40,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year +22.60% +50.94% +17.78%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Swansea

Windows
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Salary trend for Windows in Swansea

Windows
Salary Histogram in Swansea

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Swansea over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Swansea

For the 6 months to 23 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 Swansea region with a requirement for Windows.

1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 4 (33.33%) SLA
4 4 (33.33%) Service Management
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (25.00%) SAN
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco
5 3 (25.00%) HP
5 3 (25.00%) Citrix
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) SCCM
5 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (25.00%) Office 365
6 2 (16.67%) Network Security
6 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
6 2 (16.67%) VLAN
6 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (16.67%) Snort
6 2 (16.67%) VoIP
6 2 (16.67%) VPN
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Sophos
6 2 (16.67%) Firewall
6 2 (16.67%) SCSM
6 2 (16.67%) Vyatta

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swansea 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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) NetWeaver
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security
2 2 (16.67%) VLAN
2 2 (16.67%) VoIP
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) 1st Line Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Software Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Replication
1 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (8.33%) SUSE
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) IT Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCENT
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCDST
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
2 1 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) pfSense
3 2 (16.67%) Snort
4 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) HAProxy
2 2 (16.67%) SCSM
3 1 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (8.33%) SCOM
3 1 (8.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix
2 3 (25.00%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Sophos
3 2 (16.67%) Vyatta
4 1 (8.33%) McAfee
4 1 (8.33%) SAP