Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 17 31
Rank change year-on-year +4 +14 -24
Permanent jobs citing Windows 35 56 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 13.06% 14.21% 8.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.84% 40.29% 81.25%
Number of salaries quoted 32 54 13
West Wales median annual salary £34,500 £44,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.59% +44.26% +38.64%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,175 £25,850
90th Percentile £49,875 £57,946 £35,400
Wales median annual salary £30,550 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year -6.00% -5.80% -1.43%

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 95 139 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 35.45% 35.28% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 89 136 16
West Wales median annual salary £37,500 £49,039 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.53% +60.78% +38.64%
10th Percentile £26,749 £31,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £54,844 £57,946 £50,625
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £39,175 £36,477
% change year-on-year -4.28% +7.40% +4.22%

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 22 September 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 22 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
Swansea +2 32 £34,000 -22.73% 1
Pembrokeshire - 2 £35,000 -
Carmarthenshire - 1 £24,500 -
Windows
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (65.71%) SQL Server
2 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (45.71%) Linux
4 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 15 (42.86%) VMware
5 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 13 (37.14%) DevOps
6 13 (37.14%) User Experience
6 13 (37.14%) Mobile App
6 13 (37.14%) .NET
6 13 (37.14%) C#
6 13 (37.14%) MVC
7 12 (34.29%) e-Learning
7 12 (34.29%) QA
7 12 (34.29%) Ruby
7 12 (34.29%) Unit Testing
7 12 (34.29%) TeamCity
7 12 (34.29%) Git (software)
7 12 (34.29%) nginx
7 12 (34.29%) Varnish
7 12 (34.29%) MongoDB
7 12 (34.29%) Node.js
7 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
7 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET
7 12 (34.29%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (34.29%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (34.29%) Docker
7 12 (34.29%) CoffeeScript
7 12 (34.29%) 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 (34.29%) Elasticsearch
1 12 (34.29%) nginx
2 10 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 5 (14.29%) IIS
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.86%) NetWeaver
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (22.86%) Office 365
3 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (14.29%) Mimecast
5 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) DHCP
1 8 (22.86%) DNS
1 8 (22.86%) SAN
2 5 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (5.71%) VoIP
4 1 (2.86%) BGP
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.86%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.86%) IGRP
4 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) NAS
4 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.86%) OSPF
4 1 (2.86%) PABX
4 1 (2.86%) RIP
4 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (65.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (34.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Git (software)
1 12 (34.29%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Developer
2 12 (34.29%) Software Developer
3 10 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (8.57%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) IT Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) IT Support
6 2 (5.71%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) .NET
2 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET
2 12 (34.29%) Node.js
3 1 (2.86%) COM
3 1 (2.86%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Mobile App
1 13 (37.14%) User Experience
2 12 (34.29%) e-Learning
3 6 (17.14%) Clustering
3 6 (17.14%) Replication
4 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
4 4 (11.43%) Fat Client
4 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
4 4 (11.43%) Thin Client
5 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.86%) PKI
6 1 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Linux
2 14 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (11.43%) Android
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
5 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.86%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) DevOps
2 13 (37.14%) MVC
3 12 (34.29%) Server Management
3 12 (34.29%) Unit Testing
4 10 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 9 (25.71%) ITIL
5 9 (25.71%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (22.86%) Project Management
7 7 (20.00%) Service Management
8 5 (14.29%) Business Continuity
8 5 (14.29%) Capacity Management
8 5 (14.29%) Incident Management
8 5 (14.29%) Migration
8 5 (14.29%) Problem Management
9 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 4 (11.43%) IT Strategy
9 4 (11.43%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) C#
2 12 (34.29%) CoffeeScript
2 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
2 12 (34.29%) Ruby
3 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.86%) SQL
4 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.43%) MCSA
3 2 (5.71%) MCP
3 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.86%) CCNA
4 1 (2.86%) CCNP
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (34.29%) QA
2 4 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (11.43%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 12 (34.29%) Docker
2 12 (34.29%) Varnish
3 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 5 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (8.57%) VMware Server
7 2 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.86%) XenApp
8 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (20.00%) SCCM
2 7 (20.00%) SCOM
3 4 (11.43%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (11.43%) SCOrch
3 4 (11.43%) SCSM
4 2 (5.71%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) VMware
2 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.14%) Citrix
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco
4 5 (14.29%) HP
5 4 (11.43%) Actifio
6 2 (5.71%) Apple
6 2 (5.71%) F5
6 2 (5.71%) McAfee
6 2 (5.71%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.86%) Dell
7 1 (2.86%) SAP