Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 15 30
Rank change year-on-year -2 +15 -24
Permanent jobs citing Windows 32 56 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 12.80% 14.51% 6.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.68% 40.00% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 29 54 9
Swansea median annual salary £34,000 £44,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.73% +44.26% +22.00%
10th Percentile £20,400 £24,175 £25,150
90th Percentile £50,350 £57,946 £38,550
West Wales median annual salary £34,500 £44,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year -21.59% +44.26% +29.79%

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 95 140 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 38.00% 36.27% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 89 137 13
Swansea median annual salary £37,500 £49,039 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.53% +48.60% +32.00%
10th Percentile £26,749 £31,900 £26,450
90th Percentile £54,844 £57,946 £52,500
West Wales median annual salary £36,956 £49,039 £30,500
% change year-on-year -24.64% +60.78% +29.79%

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 26 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Swansea

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (50.00%) Linux
4 13 (40.63%) C#
4 13 (40.63%) .NET
4 13 (40.63%) MVC
4 13 (40.63%) VMware
4 13 (40.63%) Mobile App
4 13 (40.63%) DevOps
4 13 (40.63%) User Experience
5 12 (37.50%) Docker
5 12 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (37.50%) Server Management
5 12 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (37.50%) MongoDB
5 12 (37.50%) Node.js
5 12 (37.50%) CoffeeScript
5 12 (37.50%) TeamCity
5 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 12 (37.50%) nginx
5 12 (37.50%) Varnish
5 12 (37.50%) e-Learning
5 12 (37.50%) Ruby
5 12 (37.50%) QA
5 12 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
6 11 (34.38%) Windows Server

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 12 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
1 12 (37.50%) nginx
2 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
3 5 (15.63%) IIS
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.13%) NetWeaver
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (25.00%) Office 365
3 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (15.63%) Mimecast
5 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) DHCP
1 8 (25.00%) DNS
2 7 (21.88%) SAN
3 5 (15.63%) Firewall
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.13%) BGP
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.13%) EIGRP
5 1 (3.13%) IGRP
5 1 (3.13%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.13%) LAN
5 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.13%) NX-OS
5 1 (3.13%) OSPF
5 1 (3.13%) RIP
5 1 (3.13%) VoIP
5 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 12 (37.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 12 (37.50%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) IT Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) IT Support
6 2 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) .NET
2 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 12 (37.50%) Node.js
3 1 (3.13%) COM
3 1 (3.13%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Mobile App
1 13 (40.63%) User Experience
2 12 (37.50%) e-Learning
3 6 (18.75%) Clustering
3 6 (18.75%) Replication
4 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 4 (12.50%) Fat Client
4 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 4 (12.50%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Linux
2 11 (34.38%) Windows Server
3 4 (12.50%) Android
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.25%) Mac OS X
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) CatOS
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) DevOps
2 13 (40.63%) MVC
3 12 (37.50%) Server Management
3 12 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 9 (28.13%) ITIL
4 9 (28.13%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 8 (25.00%) Project Management
6 7 (21.88%) Service Management
7 5 (15.63%) Business Continuity
7 5 (15.63%) Capacity Management
7 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
7 5 (15.63%) Migration
7 5 (15.63%) Problem Management
8 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 4 (12.50%) IT Strategy
8 4 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) C#
2 12 (37.50%) CoffeeScript
2 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 12 (37.50%) Ruby
3 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) MCSA
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.13%) CCNA
3 1 (3.13%) CCNP
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (37.50%) QA
2 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 12 (37.50%) Docker
1 12 (37.50%) Varnish
2 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
4 5 (15.63%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (6.25%) VMware Server
6 1 (3.13%) XenApp
6 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (21.88%) SCCM
2 7 (21.88%) SCOM
3 4 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (12.50%) SCOrch
3 4 (12.50%) SCSM
4 2 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) VMware
2 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.75%) Citrix
4 5 (15.63%) Cisco
4 5 (15.63%) HP
5 4 (12.50%) Actifio
6 2 (6.25%) Apple
6 2 (6.25%) F5
6 2 (6.25%) McAfee
6 2 (6.25%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.13%) Dell
7 1 (3.13%) SAP