Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 24 15
Rank change year-on-year +5 -9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 48 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 13.08% 14.12% 9.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% 82.76% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 46 24 9
Swansea median annual salary £41,250 £35,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.86% +34.62% +26.83%
10th Percentile £22,750 £18,500 £21,700
90th Percentile £57,946 £45,000 £47,750
West Wales median annual salary £41,250 £31,750 £25,000
% change year-on-year +29.92% +27.00% +20.48%

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 120 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 32.70% 17.06% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 117 29 9
Swansea median annual salary £49,039 £37,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% +44.23% +15.56%
10th Percentile £31,000 £18,500 £21,700
90th Percentile £57,946 £47,500 £47,750
West Wales median annual salary £49,039 £37,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year +32.54% +45.10% +13.33%

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Swansea

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 23 (47.92%) Cisco
2 22 (45.83%) VMware
3 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 20 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 19 (39.58%) ITIL
4 19 (39.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 16 (33.33%) Linux
7 15 (31.25%) Firewall
7 15 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (27.08%) Avaya
9 12 (25.00%) Active Directory
10 11 (22.92%) Nortel
10 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (22.92%) Tivoli
10 11 (22.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 11 (22.92%) Unix
10 11 (22.92%) Server Virtualisation
10 11 (22.92%) Ansible
10 11 (22.92%) Puppet
10 11 (22.92%) Business Transformation
10 11 (22.92%) Jenkins
11 10 (20.83%) VMware ESXi
11 10 (20.83%) VLAN
11 10 (20.83%) VPN
11 10 (20.83%) Citrix
12 9 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (18.75%) DNS
12 9 (18.75%) VoIP
12 9 (18.75%) DHCP

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 9 (18.75%) IIS
2 5 (10.42%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.08%) NetWeaver
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (14.58%) Mimecast
4 6 (12.50%) Office 365
5 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.25%) Firewall
2 10 (20.83%) VLAN
2 10 (20.83%) VPN
3 9 (18.75%) DHCP
3 9 (18.75%) DNS
3 9 (18.75%) iSCSI
3 9 (18.75%) VoIP
4 7 (14.58%) Network Security
5 6 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (12.50%) SAN
6 4 (8.33%) IPv6
7 3 (6.25%) NetScaler
8 2 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (4.17%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (2.08%) Advertising
1 1 (2.08%) Finance
1 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (22.92%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 11 (22.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (22.92%) Team Leader
3 8 (16.67%) Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Network Security Specialist
4 6 (12.50%) Network Specialist
4 6 (12.50%) Security Specialist
5 5 (10.42%) Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Citrix Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Storage Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Storage Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) .NET
2 7 (14.58%) CSS
2 7 (14.58%) HTML
3 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET
3 5 (10.42%) WinForms
4 4 (8.33%) HTML5
4 4 (8.33%) XML
5 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (6.25%) CSS3
5 3 (6.25%) jQuery
5 3 (6.25%) LESS
6 2 (4.17%) .NET Core
6 2 (4.17%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.17%) RESTful
6 2 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (4.17%) Web Services
7 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.08%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.08%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Data Centre
1 7 (14.58%) Fat Client
1 7 (14.58%) Management Information System
1 7 (14.58%) Thin Client
2 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.17%) Clustering
3 2 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (4.17%) Replication
3 2 (4.17%) User Experience
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.08%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (41.67%) Windows Server
2 16 (33.33%) Linux
3 11 (22.92%) Unix
4 7 (14.58%) Windows 7
5 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (8.33%) CentOS
6 4 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.25%) Windows 10
7 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (4.17%) Android
8 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.08%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) ITIL
2 11 (22.92%) Business Transformation
2 11 (22.92%) Server Virtualisation
3 9 (18.75%) Capacity Management
3 9 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (18.75%) Incident Management
3 9 (18.75%) Problem Management
4 8 (16.67%) Migration
4 8 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 7 (14.58%) Business Continuity
5 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 7 (14.58%) MVC
5 7 (14.58%) Project Management
6 5 (10.42%) Application Performance Management
6 5 (10.42%) Email Management
6 5 (10.42%) IT Strategy
6 5 (10.42%) Service Management
6 5 (10.42%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) SQL
2 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.42%) C#
4 4 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.17%) Java
7 1 (2.08%) C
7 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (14.58%) MCSA
3 3 (6.25%) MCP
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (4.17%) Degree
5 1 (2.08%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.08%) CCENT
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.08%) MCDST
5 1 (2.08%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.17%) SLA
3 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 19 (39.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (20.83%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 5 (10.42%) Snort
5 5 (10.42%) XenApp
5 5 (10.42%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.08%) pfSense
6 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (22.92%) Ansible
1 11 (22.92%) Puppet
1 11 (22.92%) Tivoli
1 11 (22.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (16.67%) SCCM
2 8 (16.67%) SCSM
3 5 (10.42%) SCOM
3 5 (10.42%) SCOrch
4 2 (4.17%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (2.08%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Cisco
2 22 (45.83%) VMware
3 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 13 (27.08%) Avaya
5 11 (22.92%) Nortel
6 10 (20.83%) Citrix
7 8 (16.67%) HP
8 5 (10.42%) AppDynamics
9 4 (8.33%) Red Hat
10 3 (6.25%) DevExpress
11 2 (4.17%) Clearswift
11 2 (4.17%) F5
11 2 (4.17%) McAfee
11 2 (4.17%) Vyatta
11 2 (4.17%) Xamarin
12 1 (2.08%) 3PAR
12 1 (2.08%) SAP