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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
West Wales / Swansea
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 26 10
Rank change year-on-year +12 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 20 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 16.26% 8.57% 10.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.07% 85.71% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 3
Median salary £40,000 £18,750 £42,055
Median salary % change year-on-year +113.33% -55.41%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -0.68% +2.81%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Swansea
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 27 7 4
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swansea 21.95% 10.00% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 24 3 3
Median salary £36,116 £19,000 £42,055
Median salary % change year-on-year +90.08% -54.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £18,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,055 £22,600
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swansea citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Swansea

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Swansea region with a requirement for Windows.

1 26 (63.41%) Microsoft
2 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (51.22%) C#
3 21 (51.22%) HTML
3 21 (51.22%) .NET
3 21 (51.22%) SQL Server
3 21 (51.22%) ASP.NET
4 20 (48.78%) SQL
5 19 (46.34%) Scrum
5 19 (46.34%) .NET Framework
5 19 (46.34%) Entity Framework
5 19 (46.34%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (41.46%) Microsoft Azure
6 17 (41.46%) Git (software)
6 17 (41.46%) Web Development
6 17 (41.46%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (41.46%) MVC
6 17 (41.46%) XML
7 15 (36.59%) Web Services
7 15 (36.59%) OOP
7 15 (36.59%) OO
7 15 (36.59%) Use Case
7 15 (36.59%) WCF
7 15 (36.59%) WPF
7 15 (36.59%) NHibernate
7 15 (36.59%) Automated Testing
7 15 (36.59%) Subversion
7 15 (36.59%) Kanban
7 15 (36.59%) Amazon AWS
7 15 (36.59%) RESTful

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 3 (7.32%) IIS
2 2 (4.88%) CMS
2 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (4.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) MS Project
3 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (41.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (36.59%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) Firewall
2 4 (9.76%) DNS
3 2 (4.88%) DHCP
3 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (51.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (41.46%) Git (software)
2 15 (36.59%) Mercurial
2 15 (36.59%) Subversion
3 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.88%) TestDirector
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) C# Developer
1 19 (46.34%) Developer
2 7 (17.07%) Security Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Technical Support
3 5 (12.20%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) .NET Developer
4 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (9.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (9.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) IT Security Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) IT Support
6 2 (4.88%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (51.22%) .NET
1 21 (51.22%) ASP.NET
1 21 (51.22%) HTML
2 19 (46.34%) .NET Framework
2 19 (46.34%) ASP.NET Web API
2 19 (46.34%) Entity Framework
3 17 (41.46%) XML
4 15 (36.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (36.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 15 (36.59%) NHibernate
4 15 (36.59%) RESTful
4 15 (36.59%) WCF
4 15 (36.59%) Web Services
4 15 (36.59%) WPF
5 6 (14.63%) CSS
6 4 (9.76%) LINQ
6 4 (9.76%) REST
7 2 (4.88%) Ajax
7 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (4.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Enterprise Software
1 15 (36.59%) Mobile App
2 5 (12.20%) Fat Client
2 5 (12.20%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.88%) Clustering
3 2 (4.88%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows Server
2 7 (17.07%) Linux
2 7 (17.07%) Windows 7
3 5 (12.20%) Windows 10
3 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (9.76%) Android
4 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
5 3 (7.32%) CentOS
6 2 (4.88%) Mac OS X
6 2 (4.88%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (46.34%) Scrum
3 17 (41.46%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (41.46%) MVC
3 17 (41.46%) Web Development
4 15 (36.59%) Automated Testing
4 15 (36.59%) Kanban
4 15 (36.59%) MVVM
4 15 (36.59%) OO
4 15 (36.59%) OOP
4 15 (36.59%) Use Case
5 7 (17.07%) SIEM
6 6 (14.63%) ITIL
6 6 (14.63%) Security Patching
7 5 (12.20%) Project Management
8 4 (9.76%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.88%) Defect Management
10 2 (4.88%) High Availability
10 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) C#
2 20 (48.78%) SQL
3 7 (17.07%) Python
4 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) CEH
2 1 (2.44%) CISSP
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) vSphere
3 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.88%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) SCCM
2 5 (12.20%) SCSM
3 2 (4.88%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (4.88%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (4.88%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (4.88%) WSUS
4 1 (2.44%) QRadar
Vendors
1 26 (63.41%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.07%) Intel Security
3 6 (14.63%) VMware
4 5 (12.20%) Citrix
5 4 (9.76%) Xamarin
6 3 (7.32%) Splunk
7 2 (4.88%) Apple
7 2 (4.88%) Cisco
7 2 (4.88%) Clearswift
7 2 (4.88%) Palo Alto
7 2 (4.88%) ServiceNow
7 2 (4.88%) Sitecore
7 2 (4.88%) Veritas
8 1 (2.44%) AlienVault
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle
8 1 (2.44%) Sun