Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 18 25
Rank change year-on-year +7 +7 -17
Permanent jobs citing Windows 35 52 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 12.54% 14.69% 7.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.63% 49.52% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 50 10
West Wales median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +31.15% +52.50%
10th Percentile £17,600 £27,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £50,350 £57,946 £35,800
Wales median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% +4.48% -4.29%

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 93 105 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 33.33% 29.66% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 84 100 10
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +47.54% +52.50%
10th Percentile £26,749 £31,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £54,844 £57,946 £35,800
Wales median annual salary £38,625 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% +7.14% -1.41%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +3 35 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Windows
Wales

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
3 15 (42.86%) Linux
3 15 (42.86%) VMware
3 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (37.14%) MS Exchange
5 13 (37.14%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (34.29%) Windows Server
6 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (34.29%) Office 365
7 11 (31.43%) SCCM
8 10 (28.57%) Project Management
8 10 (28.57%) ITIL
8 10 (28.57%) DHCP
8 10 (28.57%) DNS
9 9 (25.71%) .NET
9 9 (25.71%) C#
9 9 (25.71%) Service Management
9 9 (25.71%) Firewall
9 9 (25.71%) MVC
9 9 (25.71%) SAN
9 9 (25.71%) SCOM
9 9 (25.71%) Mobile App
9 9 (25.71%) DevOps
9 9 (25.71%) User Experience
10 8 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (22.86%) Docker
10 8 (22.86%) Elasticsearch

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 13 (37.14%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.86%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (22.86%) nginx
3 5 (14.29%) IIS
4 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.71%) NetWeaver
6 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (34.29%) Office 365
2 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (14.29%) Mimecast
4 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) DHCP
1 10 (28.57%) DNS
2 9 (25.71%) Firewall
2 9 (25.71%) SAN
3 3 (8.57%) VoIP
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (5.71%) iSCSI
4 2 (5.71%) Network Security
4 2 (5.71%) VLAN
4 2 (5.71%) VPN
5 1 (2.86%) BGP
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.86%) EIGRP
5 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.86%) LAN
5 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.86%) OSPF
5 1 (2.86%) RIP
5 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
1 8 (22.86%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Software Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (11.43%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) 1st Line Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.71%) SAP Basis Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) SAP Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) .NET
2 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
2 8 (22.86%) Node.js
3 2 (5.71%) SAP Basis
4 1 (2.86%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Mobile App
1 9 (25.71%) User Experience
2 8 (22.86%) 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 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) PKI
5 1 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Linux
2 12 (34.29%) Windows Server
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 4 (11.43%) Android
5 4 (11.43%) Mac OS X
6 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.86%) CatOS
7 1 (2.86%) SUSE
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (28.57%) ITIL
3 10 (28.57%) Project Management
4 9 (25.71%) DevOps
4 9 (25.71%) MVC
4 9 (25.71%) Service Management
5 8 (22.86%) Unit Testing
6 6 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (14.29%) Business Continuity
7 5 (14.29%) Capacity Management
7 5 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 5 (14.29%) Migration
7 5 (14.29%) Problem Management
8 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
8 4 (11.43%) High Availability
8 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
8 4 (11.43%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) C#
2 8 (22.86%) CoffeeScript
2 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
2 8 (22.86%) Ruby
3 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.43%) MCSA
3 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
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%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) QA
2 7 (20.00%) SLA
3 5 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
2 14 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (22.86%) Docker
3 8 (22.86%) Varnish
4 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 5 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (11.43%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (11.43%) VMware Server
7 2 (5.71%) pfSense
7 2 (5.71%) Snort
8 1 (2.86%) XenApp
8 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (31.43%) SCCM
2 9 (25.71%) SCOM
3 8 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (14.29%) SCSM
5 4 (11.43%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (11.43%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (11.43%) SCOrch
6 2 (5.71%) HAProxy
7 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 15 (42.86%) VMware
3 8 (22.86%) Citrix
4 7 (20.00%) Cisco
4 7 (20.00%) HP
5 5 (14.29%) McAfee
6 4 (11.43%) Apple
6 4 (11.43%) ServiceNow
7 2 (5.71%) F5
7 2 (5.71%) SAP
7 2 (5.71%) Sophos
7 2 (5.71%) Vyatta
8 1 (2.86%) Dell