Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 21 17
Rank change year-on-year -10 -4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 14 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 5.79% 15.98% 13.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.73% 75.61% 73.08%
Number of salaries quoted 13 29 12
West Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +60.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £19,950 £18,500 £18,050
90th Percentile £57,946 £45,000 £38,850
Wales median annual salary £31,500 £31,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year - -1.56% -3.03%

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 59 41 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 24.38% 21.13% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 58 34 18
West Wales median annual salary £49,039 £40,000 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.60% +52.38% +16.67%
10th Percentile £36,250 £18,500 £18,350
90th Percentile £57,946 £46,750 £50,875
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 21 January 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 21 January 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 -7 14 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Windows
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco
3 6 (42.86%) Avaya
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
5 4 (28.57%) Nortel
5 4 (28.57%) Citrix
5 4 (28.57%) Tivoli
5 4 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (28.57%) Unix
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) VMware
5 4 (28.57%) Puppet
5 4 (28.57%) Business Transformation
5 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 4 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
5 4 (28.57%) Ansible
6 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
6 3 (21.43%) Mimecast
6 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
6 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
6 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
6 3 (21.43%) Migration
6 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (21.43%) Firewall
6 3 (21.43%) IIS

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 3 (21.43%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (21.43%) Mimecast
3 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DHCP
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.14%) IPv6
3 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 4 (28.57%) Team Leader
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Network Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Security Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) jQuery
1 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (7.14%) WCF
1 1 (7.14%) WinForms
1 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
2 1 (7.14%) PMI
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 4 (28.57%) Unix
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 2 (14.29%) CentOS
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Business Transformation
2 4 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
3 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
4 2 (14.29%) Application Performance Management
4 2 (14.29%) Email Management
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) IT Strategy
5 1 (7.14%) Line Management
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) MCSA
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) A+ Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCENT
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) XenApp
3 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Ansible
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
1 4 (28.57%) Tivoli
1 4 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (7.14%) SCOM
3 1 (7.14%) SCOrch
3 1 (7.14%) SCSM
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco
3 6 (42.86%) Avaya
4 4 (28.57%) Citrix
4 4 (28.57%) Nortel
4 4 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (14.29%) AppDynamics
5 2 (14.29%) Clearswift
5 2 (14.29%) F5
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (7.14%) McAfee