Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 73 134
Rank change year-on-year -2 +61 +23
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 54 66 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.97% 3.49% 0.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.27% 13.95% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 52 65 11
Wales median annual salary £27,000 £28,000 £19,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +43.59% -29.09%
10th Percentile £21,325 £20,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £40,925 £33,250 £33,750
UK median annual salary £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +3.17% +5.00% -5.95%

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 479 473 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 26.35% 25.04% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 408 386 478
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.32% +4.11% +4.29%
10th Percentile £23,350 £21,000 £21,850
90th Percentile £56,250 £54,297 £50,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +0.58%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 -13 44 £27,000 -5.25% 13
West Wales +7 8 £35,750 -10.63%
Windows 10
UK

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 38 (70.37%) Active Directory
3 31 (57.41%) Windows 7
4 26 (48.15%) Office 365
5 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 21 (38.89%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (27.78%) VMware
7 15 (27.78%) Windows Server
8 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (18.52%) MS Exchange
9 10 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (16.67%) LAN
10 9 (16.67%) WAN
11 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Office
11 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (14.81%) SLA
12 7 (12.96%) Hyper-V
12 7 (12.96%) Citrix
12 7 (12.96%) Service Delivery
12 7 (12.96%) Firewall
12 7 (12.96%) Self-Motivation
13 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 6 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (11.11%) Cisco
13 6 (11.11%) VoIP
13 6 (11.11%) SAN
13 6 (11.11%) SQL
13 6 (11.11%) DHCP
13 6 (11.11%) Mentoring

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 10 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (7.41%) IIS
3 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (48.15%) Office 365
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) LAN
1 9 (16.67%) WAN
2 7 (12.96%) Firewall
3 6 (11.11%) DHCP
3 6 (11.11%) SAN
3 6 (11.11%) VoIP
4 5 (9.26%) DNS
5 4 (7.41%) MPLS
5 4 (7.41%) NAS
5 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.41%) VPN
6 2 (3.70%) Network Security
6 2 (3.70%) VSAT
6 2 (3.70%) Wireless
7 1 (1.85%) Internet
7 1 (1.85%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Electronics
2 2 (3.70%) Games
2 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.85%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 22 (40.74%) Analyst
2 17 (31.48%) 2nd Line Support
3 15 (27.78%) Support Analyst
4 11 (20.37%) IT Support
4 11 (20.37%) Support Engineer
5 10 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 8 (14.81%) IT Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) IT Analyst
8 5 (9.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) Service Analyst
9 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 4 (7.41%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
9 4 (7.41%) IT Support Analyst
9 4 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (7.41%) Team Leader
10 3 (5.56%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (7.41%) Replication
3 2 (3.70%) CCTV
3 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (57.41%) Windows 7
3 15 (27.78%) Windows Server
4 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (7.41%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.56%) Linux
7 3 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (12.96%) Service Delivery
3 6 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 4 (7.41%) Business Continuity
4 4 (7.41%) Change Management
4 4 (7.41%) Coaching
4 4 (7.41%) Data Governance
4 4 (7.41%) ITIL
4 4 (7.41%) Technical Leadership
5 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.56%) Break/Fix
5 3 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.70%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.70%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (3.70%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.70%) Task Automation
6 2 (3.70%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.70%) MCITP
3 2 (3.70%) MCSE
4 1 (1.85%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.85%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.85%) MCP
4 1 (1.85%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (70.37%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.96%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.70%) vSphere
5 1 (1.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.85%) SCCM
1 1 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 15 (27.78%) VMware
3 7 (12.96%) Citrix
4 6 (11.11%) Cisco
5 4 (7.41%) CheckPoint
5 4 (7.41%) NetApp
5 4 (7.41%) Veeam
6 3 (5.56%) Sophos
7 2 (3.70%) HP
8 1 (1.85%) Avaya
8 1 (1.85%) BT
8 1 (1.85%) Mitel
8 1 (1.85%) Sage