Period
to 20 September 2018

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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 98 129
Rank change year-on-year +4 +31 +35
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 40 43 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.03% 2.11% 0.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.35% 8.32% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 42 37 20
Wales median annual salary £26,500 £27,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.64% -9.84% +15.09%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,000 £18,500
90th Percentile £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK median annual salary £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year +1.56% +1.59% -16.00%

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 479 517 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 24.30% 25.38% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 415 481 525
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,750 £36,378
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +6.52% +3.94%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,750 £57,500 £50,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.05%

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 20 September 2018.

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 20 September 2018. 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 -1 35 £26,000 -10.34%
West Wales +22 3 £35,000 +79.49%
Mid Wales - 2 £27,500 -
Windows 10
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, 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 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (85.00%) Active Directory
3 31 (77.50%) Office 365
4 29 (72.50%) Windows 7
5 20 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
8 13 (32.50%) VMware
8 13 (32.50%) Hyper-V
8 13 (32.50%) Windows Server
9 10 (25.00%) Windows 8
10 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
11 7 (17.50%) Firewall
11 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (17.50%) Self-Motivation
12 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 6 (15.00%) Break/Fix
12 6 (15.00%) Network Security
12 6 (15.00%) Network Monitoring
13 5 (12.50%) DevOps
13 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
13 5 (12.50%) ITIL
13 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (10.00%) WAN
14 4 (10.00%) LAN
14 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
14 4 (10.00%) Finance
15 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
15 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010

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 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 31 (77.50%) Office 365
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.50%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) Firewall
2 6 (15.00%) Network Security
3 4 (10.00%) LAN
3 4 (10.00%) WAN
4 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.00%) DHCP
5 2 (5.00%) DNS
5 2 (5.00%) IPv4
5 2 (5.00%) VLAN
5 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.50%) Internet
6 1 (2.50%) NAS
6 1 (2.50%) PABX
6 1 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.50%) SAN
6 1 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Advertising
2 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) IT Support
2 14 (35.00%) Analyst
3 13 (32.50%) Support Analyst
4 12 (30.00%) IT Analyst
4 12 (30.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 11 (27.50%) Support Engineer
6 10 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
6 10 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 7 (17.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 7 (17.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 6 (15.00%) IT Engineer
9 5 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
11 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (7.50%) IT Support Engineer
11 3 (7.50%) Technical Engineer
11 3 (7.50%) Technical Support
11 3 (7.50%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (72.50%) Windows 7
3 20 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (32.50%) Windows Server
6 10 (25.00%) Windows 8
7 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.50%) Android
8 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.50%) Linux
8 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) Break/Fix
1 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 6 (15.00%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (12.50%) DevOps
2 5 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (5.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (5.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (5.00%) Task Automation
4 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.50%) CRM
4 1 (2.50%) ERP
4 1 (2.50%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.00%) MCITP
2 2 (5.00%) MCP
2 2 (5.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (32.50%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.00%) vSphere
5 1 (2.50%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (32.50%) VMware
3 2 (5.00%) Citrix
3 2 (5.00%) Ivanti
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
4 1 (2.50%) Google