Period
to 15 December 2017

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 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 24 14
Rank change year-on-year +4 -10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 39 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 11.50% 13.71% 10.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.24% 72.97% 70.59%
Number of salaries quoted 38 27 11
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +50.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £21,700 £18,500 £18,000
90th Percentile £57,946 £45,000 £39,000
Wales median annual salary £31,500 £31,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year - -4.55% +1.54%

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 102 37 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 30.09% 18.78% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 100 32 15
West Wales median annual salary £49,039 £37,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% +41.51% +16.48%
10th Percentile £27,500 £18,550 £18,200
90th Percentile £57,946 £47,250 £54,250
Wales median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% - +3.70%

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 December 2017.

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 December 2017. 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 +8 39 £40,000 -
Windows
Wales

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Wales region with a requirement for Windows.

1 19 (48.72%) Cisco
2 18 (46.15%) VMware
3 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
3 16 (41.03%) ITIL
4 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (38.46%) Windows Server
5 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (33.33%) Linux
6 13 (33.33%) Firewall
7 12 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (28.21%) Active Directory
8 11 (28.21%) Avaya
9 9 (23.08%) Tivoli
9 9 (23.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 9 (23.08%) Nortel
9 9 (23.08%) Citrix
9 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (23.08%) Unix
9 9 (23.08%) VPN
9 9 (23.08%) Puppet
9 9 (23.08%) Server Virtualisation
9 9 (23.08%) Business Transformation
9 9 (23.08%) Jenkins
9 9 (23.08%) Ansible
10 8 (20.51%) VLAN
10 8 (20.51%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (20.51%) iSCSI
10 8 (20.51%) VoIP
10 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
10 8 (20.51%) HP

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 7 (17.95%) IIS
2 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (15.38%) Mimecast
4 5 (12.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) Firewall
2 9 (23.08%) VPN
3 8 (20.51%) iSCSI
3 8 (20.51%) VLAN
3 8 (20.51%) VoIP
4 7 (17.95%) DHCP
4 7 (17.95%) DNS
5 6 (15.38%) SAN
6 5 (12.82%) Network Security
7 4 (10.26%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (7.69%) IPv6
9 2 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (5.13%) IP Telephony
9 2 (5.13%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.56%) Advertising
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
1 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 9 (23.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Team Leader
3 6 (15.38%) Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Support Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Network Security Specialist
5 4 (10.26%) Network Specialist
5 4 (10.26%) Security Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Citrix Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Storage Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (2.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) .NET
2 5 (12.82%) CSS
2 5 (12.82%) HTML
3 4 (10.26%) WinForms
4 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.69%) HTML5
4 3 (7.69%) LESS
4 3 (7.69%) XML
5 2 (5.13%) .NET Core
5 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (5.13%) CSS3
5 2 (5.13%) jQuery
5 2 (5.13%) RESTful
5 2 (5.13%) Web Services
6 1 (2.56%) ADO.NET
6 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.56%) WCF
6 1 (2.56%) WPF
6 1 (2.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
1 6 (15.38%) Fat Client
1 6 (15.38%) Thin Client
2 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) Clustering
3 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.13%) Replication
3 2 (5.13%) User Experience
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Windows Server
2 13 (33.33%) Linux
3 9 (23.08%) Unix
4 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
5 4 (10.26%) Windows 8
5 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.69%) CentOS
6 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (7.69%) Windows 10
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.13%) Android
7 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) ITIL
2 9 (23.08%) Business Transformation
2 9 (23.08%) Server Virtualisation
3 7 (17.95%) Capacity Management
3 7 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (17.95%) Incident Management
3 7 (17.95%) Migration
3 7 (17.95%) Problem Management
4 6 (15.38%) Performance Management
5 5 (12.82%) Business Continuity
5 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 5 (12.82%) MVC
5 5 (12.82%) Project Management
6 4 (10.26%) Application Performance Management
6 4 (10.26%) Email Management
6 4 (10.26%) IT Strategy
6 4 (10.26%) Service Management
6 4 (10.26%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (7.69%) Mobile Development
8 2 (5.13%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) SQL
2 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.26%) C#
4 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.13%) Java
5 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (15.38%) MCSA
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.13%) Degree
3 2 (5.13%) MCP
4 1 (2.56%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.56%) CCENT
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.56%) MCDST
4 1 (2.56%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
3 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (28.21%) Active Directory
3 8 (20.51%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (15.38%) Hyper-V
5 4 (10.26%) Snort
5 4 (10.26%) XenApp
5 4 (10.26%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.56%) pfSense
6 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) Ansible
1 9 (23.08%) Puppet
1 9 (23.08%) Tivoli
1 9 (23.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (17.95%) SCCM
2 7 (17.95%) SCSM
3 4 (10.26%) SCOM
3 4 (10.26%) SCOrch
4 2 (5.13%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (2.56%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Cisco
2 18 (46.15%) VMware
3 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
4 11 (28.21%) Avaya
5 9 (23.08%) Citrix
5 9 (23.08%) Nortel
6 8 (20.51%) HP
7 4 (10.26%) AppDynamics
8 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
9 2 (5.13%) Clearswift
9 2 (5.13%) DevExpress
9 2 (5.13%) F5
9 2 (5.13%) McAfee
9 2 (5.13%) Vyatta
9 2 (5.13%) Xamarin
10 1 (2.56%) 3PAR