The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Torfaen 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
South Wales / Torfaen
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 19 2
Rank change year-on-year +14 -17  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 13 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 24.24% 13.40% 38.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 24.07% 51.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 36
Median salary £41,500 £26,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.09% -38.23%  
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 Torfaen with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Torfaen
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 12 54 93
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Torfaen 36.36% 55.67% 73.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8 49 69
Median salary £41,500 £41,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.48%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Torfaen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Torfaen 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 Torfaen

Windows
Salary Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows in Torfaen.

Salary trend for Windows in Torfaen

Windows
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Torfaen over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Torfaen

Windows
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran +14 8 £41,500 +58.09% 2
Windows
South Wales

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 Torfaen region with a requirement for Windows.

1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
1 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
2 14 (60.87%) Degree
3 12 (52.17%) VB.NET
3 12 (52.17%) .NET
3 12 (52.17%) C#
3 12 (52.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 9 (39.13%) SQL
5 8 (34.78%) Web Services
5 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
6 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
6 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
7 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
7 5 (21.74%) VMware
7 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (21.74%) Line Management
8 4 (17.39%) IaaS
8 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (17.39%) SaaS
9 3 (13.04%) PaaS
9 3 (13.04%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (13.04%) Mac OS
9 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (13.04%) nginx
9 3 (13.04%) OpenStack
9 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (13.04%) Private Cloud
9 3 (13.04%) Docker
9 3 (13.04%) Terraform
9 3 (13.04%) Ubuntu

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Torfaen 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 (13.04%) Apache
1 3 (13.04%) JBoss
1 3 (13.04%) nginx
1 3 (13.04%) OpenStack
1 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.70%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (17.39%) IaaS
1 4 (17.39%) SaaS
2 3 (13.04%) PaaS
3 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) VPN
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Analyst
2 15 (65.22%) Support Analyst
3 13 (56.52%) Applications Support
3 13 (56.52%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Applications Support
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) IT Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Release Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) Web Services
3 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.35%) COM+
4 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
1 3 (13.04%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Mac OS
2 3 (13.04%) OpenBSD
2 3 (13.04%) Ubuntu
2 3 (13.04%) Unix
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Line Management
2 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (13.04%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Statistics
2 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) Data Entry
3 2 (8.70%) Release Management
3 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.35%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (4.35%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.35%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) C#
1 12 (52.17%) VB.NET
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
4 3 (13.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (52.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.70%) Lotus
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) Avaya
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) WatchGuard
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Reed Technology
Salary: Great benefits, inc bonus
Posted: Yesterday