Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 25 24
Rank change year-on-year +9 -1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 32 48 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 12.03% 12.66% 14.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.41% 39.67% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 46 27
West Wales median annual salary £35,000 £41,250 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.15% +35.25% +22.00%
10th Percentile £21,150 £22,750 £18,800
90th Percentile £49,000 £57,946 £45,000
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £32,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year +9.38% +1.59% -8.70%

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 West Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 93 121 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 34.96% 31.93% 19.46%
Number of salaries quoted 82 118 32
West Wales median annual salary £37,500 £49,039 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.53% +36.22% +41.18%
10th Percentile £26,749 £31,000 £19,375
90th Percentile £54,844 £57,946 £47,250
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year -2.60% +6.94% +2.86%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in West Wales

Windows
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for Windows in West Wales

Windows
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in West Wales over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in West Wales

Windows
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the West Wales region over the 6 months to 15 November 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
Swansea +4 29 £37,500 -9.09% 3
Pembrokeshire - 2 £35,000 - 1
Carmarthenshire - 1 £24,500 -
Windows
Wales

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT jobs citing Windows 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Windows.

1 23 (71.88%) SQL Server
2 16 (50.00%) VMware
3 15 (46.88%) Linux
3 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
4 14 (43.75%) Windows Server
5 13 (40.63%) DevOps
5 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
5 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (37.50%) Ruby
6 12 (37.50%) QA
6 12 (37.50%) Unit Testing
6 12 (37.50%) TeamCity
6 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 12 (37.50%) nginx
6 12 (37.50%) Varnish
6 12 (37.50%) Node.js
6 12 (37.50%) MongoDB
6 12 (37.50%) CoffeeScript
6 12 (37.50%) Mobile App
6 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 12 (37.50%) .NET
6 12 (37.50%) C#
6 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 12 (37.50%) e-Learning
6 12 (37.50%) MVC
6 12 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (37.50%) User Experience
6 12 (37.50%) Docker
6 12 (37.50%) Server Management

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 12 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
1 12 (37.50%) nginx
2 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
3 8 (25.00%) IIS
4 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (21.88%) Office 365
2 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (15.63%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) SAN
2 9 (28.13%) DHCP
2 9 (28.13%) DNS
3 6 (18.75%) Firewall
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (9.38%) LAN
4 3 (9.38%) NAS
4 3 (9.38%) WAN
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (6.25%) MPLS
5 2 (6.25%) NetScaler
5 2 (6.25%) VoIP
5 2 (6.25%) VPN
6 1 (3.13%) BGP
6 1 (3.13%) EIGRP
6 1 (3.13%) IGRP
6 1 (3.13%) OSPF
6 1 (3.13%) PABX
6 1 (3.13%) RIP
6 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (71.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (37.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 12 (37.50%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Developer
1 12 (37.50%) Software Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) IT Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) IT Support
4 3 (9.38%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.13%) IT Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) .NET
1 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
1 12 (37.50%) Node.js
2 1 (3.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) e-Learning
1 12 (37.50%) Mobile App
1 12 (37.50%) User Experience
2 9 (28.13%) Replication
3 7 (21.88%) Clustering
4 5 (15.63%) Fat Client
4 5 (15.63%) Thin Client
5 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
5 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
7 1 (3.13%) PKI
7 1 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Linux
2 14 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 5 (15.63%) Windows 10
4 3 (9.38%) Android
4 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
4 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.13%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (40.63%) DevOps
2 12 (37.50%) MVC
2 12 (37.50%) Server Management
2 12 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 9 (28.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 9 (28.13%) ITIL
4 8 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (18.75%) Business Continuity
5 6 (18.75%) Capacity Management
5 6 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (18.75%) Migration
5 6 (18.75%) Service Management
6 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
6 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 5 (15.63%) Problem Management
6 5 (15.63%) Project Management
7 4 (12.50%) IT Strategy
7 4 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (9.38%) Systems Thinking
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) C#
1 12 (37.50%) CoffeeScript
1 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 12 (37.50%) Ruby
2 4 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.50%) MCSA
3 2 (6.25%) MCP
4 1 (3.13%) CCNA
4 1 (3.13%) CCNP
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.13%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (37.50%) QA
2 5 (15.63%) SLA
3 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
2 12 (37.50%) Docker
2 12 (37.50%) Varnish
3 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
5 5 (15.63%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (6.25%) XenApp
6 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.13%) VMware Server
7 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (18.75%) SCCM
2 6 (18.75%) SCOM
3 5 (15.63%) SCOrch
4 4 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
4 4 (12.50%) SCSM
5 1 (3.13%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) VMware
2 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.88%) Cisco
3 7 (21.88%) Citrix
4 5 (15.63%) HP
5 4 (12.50%) Actifio
6 3 (9.38%) F5
7 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
7 2 (6.25%) NetApp
7 2 (6.25%) Veeam
8 1 (3.13%) Clearswift
8 1 (3.13%) Dell