Period
to 28 February 2020

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 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 25 16 29
Rank change year-on-year -9 +13 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 16 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 9.41% 13.27% 4.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 88.89% 30.59% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 6
Swansea median annual salary £21,000 £35,750 £21,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.26% +64.37% -45.63%
10th Percentile £19,125 £17,000 £18,125
90th Percentile £34,625 £44,625 £37,875
West Wales median annual salary £21,000 £35,750 £21,750
% change year-on-year -41.26% +64.37% -45.63%

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 18 85 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 10.59% 43.37% 20.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8 72 36
Swansea median annual salary £24,500 £35,750 £49,039
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.47% -27.10% +22.60%
10th Percentile £19,375 £21,625 £26,250
90th Percentile £45,375 £54,844 £54,844
West Wales median annual salary £28,000 £35,750 £49,039
% change year-on-year -21.68% -27.10% +22.60%

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 28 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Windows in Swansea

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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 12 (75.00%) Linux
1 12 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (68.75%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) DNS
2 11 (68.75%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (62.50%) Wireless
3 10 (62.50%) Telecoms
3 10 (62.50%) Change Management
3 10 (62.50%) Project Management
3 10 (62.50%) LAN
3 10 (62.50%) VoIP
3 10 (62.50%) WAN
3 10 (62.50%) DHCP
3 10 (62.50%) Unix
4 9 (56.25%) ITIL
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (43.75%) Service Delivery
7 6 (37.50%) Finance
8 5 (31.25%) Asset Management
8 5 (31.25%) Logistics
8 5 (31.25%) Degree
8 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
8 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
8 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
8 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
8 5 (31.25%) Internet
8 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (31.25%) Master's Degree
8 5 (31.25%) Customer-Centricity

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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) DNS
2 10 (62.50%) DHCP
2 10 (62.50%) LAN
2 10 (62.50%) VoIP
2 10 (62.50%) WAN
2 10 (62.50%) Wireless
3 5 (31.25%) Internet
3 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
General
1 10 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) IT Support
2 5 (31.25%) IT Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) IT Manager
2 5 (31.25%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) IT Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Junior
6 1 (6.25%) Junior DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) Junior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) Unix
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (62.50%) Change Management
2 10 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (62.50%) Project Management
3 9 (56.25%) ITIL
4 7 (43.75%) Service Delivery
5 5 (31.25%) Asset Management
5 5 (31.25%) Customer-Centricity
5 5 (31.25%) Logistics
5 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
5 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
6 3 (18.75%) Security Patching
7 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 1 (6.25%) DevOps
7 1 (6.25%) Line Management
7 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
1 5 (31.25%) Master's Degree
1 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
2 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Squid
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) Sophos
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Clearswift