Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 20 27
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows 26 42 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 10.53% 14.38% 12.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.33% 50.60% 93.75%
Number of salaries quoted 21 39 9
Swansea median annual salary £34,000 £40,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +31.15% +52.50%
10th Percentile £17,000 £28,000 £18,350
90th Percentile £51,750 £52,100 £36,100
West Wales median annual salary £34,000 £40,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% +31.15% +58.44%

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 83 83 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 33.60% 28.42% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 75 77 10
Swansea median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +47.54% +52.50%
10th Percentile £26,749 £32,607 £18,425
90th Percentile £54,844 £57,946 £35,800
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +52.54% +47.50%

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 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Swansea

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
3 14 (53.85%) VMware
4 13 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (42.31%) Windows Server
5 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (42.31%) Office 365
5 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
6 10 (38.46%) ITIL
6 10 (38.46%) SCCM
7 9 (34.62%) DHCP
7 9 (34.62%) DNS
7 9 (34.62%) Firewall
7 9 (34.62%) Service Management
8 8 (30.77%) Project Management
8 8 (30.77%) SLA
8 8 (30.77%) SAN
8 8 (30.77%) SCOM
9 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (26.92%) Citrix
9 7 (26.92%) Cisco
9 7 (26.92%) Linux
10 6 (23.08%) HP
10 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
10 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
11 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS

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 13 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (15.38%) IIS
3 2 (7.69%) NetWeaver
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (42.31%) Office 365
2 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (15.38%) Mimecast
4 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) DHCP
1 9 (34.62%) DNS
1 9 (34.62%) Firewall
2 8 (30.77%) SAN
3 3 (11.54%) VoIP
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
4 2 (7.69%) Network Security
4 2 (7.69%) VLAN
4 2 (7.69%) VPN
5 1 (3.85%) BGP
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.85%) EIGRP
5 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.85%) LAN
5 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.85%) OSPF
5 1 (3.85%) RIP
5 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Wintel Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) 1st Line Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) SAP Basis
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Clustering
1 5 (19.23%) Replication
2 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Fat Client
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.54%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows Server
2 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
4 4 (15.38%) Android
4 4 (15.38%) Mac OS X
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.85%) CatOS
6 1 (3.85%) SUSE
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (38.46%) ITIL
3 9 (34.62%) Service Management
4 8 (30.77%) Project Management
5 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity
7 4 (15.38%) Capacity Management
7 4 (15.38%) Converged Infrastructure
7 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 4 (15.38%) High Availability
7 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
7 4 (15.38%) Migration
7 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
7 4 (15.38%) Server Virtualisation
7 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
7 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
8 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 3 (11.54%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.54%) MCSA
3 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) CCNP
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) MCDST
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) SLA
2 4 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (15.38%) VMware Server
5 2 (7.69%) pfSense
5 2 (7.69%) Snort
6 1 (3.85%) XenApp
6 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) SCCM
2 8 (30.77%) SCOM
3 4 (15.38%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (15.38%) SCSM
4 3 (11.54%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (11.54%) SCOrch
5 2 (7.69%) HAProxy
6 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 14 (53.85%) VMware
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco
3 7 (26.92%) Citrix
4 6 (23.08%) HP
5 5 (19.23%) McAfee
6 4 (15.38%) Apple
6 4 (15.38%) ServiceNow
7 2 (7.69%) F5
7 2 (7.69%) SAP
7 2 (7.69%) Sophos
7 2 (7.69%) Vyatta
8 1 (3.85%) Dell