Period
to 19 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Windows 10 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 10 over the 6 months to 19 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 91 92
Rank change year-on-year +15 +1 +50
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 54 42 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.94% 2.09% 2.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.40% 8.47% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 50 44 40
Wales median annual salary £24,000 £27,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -1.82% -
10th Percentile £18,930 £22,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £31,650 £38,000 £45,000
UK median annual salary £32,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year -1.54% +3.17% +1.61%

Windows 10 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 Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 375 496 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 20.40% 24.66% 25.31%
Number of salaries quoted 295 420 450
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.96% +7.72%
10th Percentile £22,044 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £56,250 £56,375
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Windows 10 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in Wales

Windows 10
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Wales.

Salary trend for Windows 10 in Wales

Windows 10
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Wales over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows 10 in Wales

Windows 10
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 10 within the Wales region over the 6 months to 19 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +6 48 £26,000 - 21
North Wales - 6 £20,355 - 1
Windows 10
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, IT jobs citing Windows 10 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 Wales region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (57.41%) Windows 7
3 29 (53.70%) Microsoft
3 29 (53.70%) Active Directory
4 13 (24.07%) Driving Licence
5 12 (22.22%) Office 365
5 12 (22.22%) SCCM
5 12 (22.22%) Advertising
6 10 (18.52%) ITIL
6 10 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 9 (16.67%) MCSE
7 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
7 9 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (16.67%) CCNA
8 8 (14.81%) TCP/IP
8 8 (14.81%) Welsh Language
9 7 (12.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (12.96%) iSeries
9 7 (12.96%) LAN
9 7 (12.96%) AS400
10 6 (11.11%) GIS
11 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (9.26%) Test Automation
11 5 (9.26%) Integration Testing
11 5 (9.26%) System Integration Testing
11 5 (9.26%) Avionics
11 5 (9.26%) Rational DOORS

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 4 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.22%) Office 365
2 4 (7.41%) Azure
2 4 (7.41%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) TCP/IP
2 7 (12.96%) LAN
3 5 (9.26%) Internet
3 5 (9.26%) WAN
4 4 (7.41%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (5.56%) VPN
6 2 (3.70%) DHCP
6 2 (3.70%) DNS
6 2 (3.70%) VLAN
6 2 (3.70%) VoIP
7 1 (1.85%) Firewall
7 1 (1.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) GIS
2 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.85%) MySQL
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (9.26%) Rational Quality Manager
1 5 (9.26%) Rational Team Concert
2 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (22.22%) Advertising
2 8 (14.81%) Welsh Language
3 5 (9.26%) Avionics
4 3 (5.56%) Finance
5 1 (1.85%) Legal
5 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Support Technician
2 12 (22.22%) Desktop Support
3 11 (20.37%) IT Technician
4 10 (18.52%) IT Support
5 8 (14.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) Analyst
5 8 (14.81%) Desktop Support Technician
5 8 (14.81%) Desktop Technician
6 6 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
6 6 (11.11%) Support Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Support Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Systems Test Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Test Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Consultant
8 4 (7.41%) Service Desk Technician
8 4 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) .NET
1 1 (1.85%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Driving Licence
2 7 (12.96%) AS400
2 7 (12.96%) iSeries
3 2 (3.70%) Handset
4 1 (1.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (57.41%) Windows 7
3 9 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.56%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) ITIL
1 10 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (9.26%) Integration Testing
2 5 (9.26%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 5 (9.26%) Scrum
2 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
2 5 (9.26%) Sprint Review
2 5 (9.26%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (9.26%) Systems Engineering
2 5 (9.26%) Technical Leadership
2 5 (9.26%) Test Automation
2 5 (9.26%) UML
3 4 (7.41%) Asset Management
3 4 (7.41%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (7.41%) Mentoring
3 4 (7.41%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 4 (7.41%) Presales
3 4 (7.41%) Product Management
3 4 (7.41%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) C#
1 1 (1.85%) SQL
1 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
1 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) CCNA
1 9 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (16.67%) MCSE
1 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (53.70%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) SCCM
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 29 (53.70%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) Citrix
2 5 (9.26%) IBM
3 4 (7.41%) VMware
4 3 (5.56%) Adobe
4 3 (5.56%) Cisco
5 2 (3.70%) Avaya
6 1 (1.85%) Sophos