Period
to 16 July 2019

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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 11 19
Rank change year-on-year +7 +8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 28 35 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 25.93% 12.54% 14.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.79% 37.63% 49.52%
Number of salaries quoted 26 29 50
West Wales median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -6.25% +31.15%
10th Percentile £26,250 £17,600 £27,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £50,350 £57,946
Wales median annual salary £33,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -14.29% +4.48%

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 39 93 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 36.11% 33.33% 29.66%
Number of salaries quoted 37 84 100
West Wales median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% -11.11% +47.54%
10th Percentile £25,385 £26,749 £31,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £54,844 £57,946
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,625 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.91% +3.00% +7.14%

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 2019.

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 2019. 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 +10 28 £30,000 -20.00% 11
Windows
Wales

For the 6 months to 16 July 2019, 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 19 (67.86%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 15 (53.57%) Firewall
4 13 (46.43%) Data Security
4 13 (46.43%) Automotive
4 13 (46.43%) DNA
4 13 (46.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (46.43%) Business Continuity
4 13 (46.43%) Predictive Analytics
4 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (46.43%) Data Analysis
4 13 (46.43%) Network Security
4 13 (46.43%) Data Protection
4 13 (46.43%) Analytics
4 13 (46.43%) Innovative Thinking
4 13 (46.43%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (32.14%) Telematics
6 7 (25.00%) Linux
7 6 (21.43%) SAN
7 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
7 6 (21.43%) VMware
7 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
8 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 5 (17.86%) Office 365
8 5 (17.86%) Clustering
9 4 (14.29%) Degree
9 4 (14.29%) DHCP
9 4 (14.29%) DNS

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 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (67.86%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (17.86%) Office 365
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (53.57%) Firewall
2 13 (46.43%) Network Security
3 6 (21.43%) SAN
4 4 (14.29%) DHCP
4 4 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (46.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Administrator
1 13 (46.43%) IT Administrator
1 13 (46.43%) Network Administrator
2 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Developer
4 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Programmer
5 1 (3.57%) Graduate
5 1 (3.57%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Junior
5 1 (3.57%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) Qt
1 1 (3.57%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Clustering
2 3 (10.71%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (46.43%) Analytics
1 13 (46.43%) Business Continuity
1 13 (46.43%) Data Analysis
1 13 (46.43%) Data Protection
1 13 (46.43%) Data Security
1 13 (46.43%) Disaster Recovery
1 13 (46.43%) DNA
1 13 (46.43%) Innovative Thinking
1 13 (46.43%) Predictive Analytics
1 13 (46.43%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (32.14%) Telematics
3 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (14.29%) Patch Management
4 4 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
4 4 (14.29%) Server Hardening
4 4 (14.29%) Storage Management
5 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
5 3 (10.71%) Parallel Processing
5 3 (10.71%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.71%) C
2 3 (10.71%) C++
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) Fortran
3 2 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 6 (21.43%) VMware
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco
2 1 (3.57%) HP
2 1 (3.57%) Sophos