Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 30 8
Rank change year-on-year +13 -22 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 55 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 14.95% 7.41% 13.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 49.55% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 53 10 10
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £30,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.15% +52.50% -23.81%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,250 £17,750
90th Percentile £57,856 £35,800 £43,551
Wales median annual salary £34,375 £33,786 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.74% -3.47% +7.69%

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
West Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 111 10 12
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 30.16% 7.41% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 106 10 10
West Wales median annual salary £45,000 £30,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.54% +52.50% -25.93%
10th Percentile £29,500 £22,250 £17,750
90th Percentile £57,946 £35,800 £43,551
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.41% +7.58%

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 +13 55 £40,000 +31.15% 4
Windows
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 27 (49.09%) VMware
2 25 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 23 (41.82%) Linux
4 21 (38.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (36.36%) Firewall
6 19 (34.55%) Cisco
6 19 (34.55%) Microsoft
7 15 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
8 14 (25.45%) ITIL
9 12 (21.82%) HTML
9 12 (21.82%) .NET
10 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 11 (20.00%) IIS
10 11 (20.00%) SQL
10 11 (20.00%) CSS
10 11 (20.00%) VPN
10 11 (20.00%) Project Management
11 10 (18.18%) DNS
11 10 (18.18%) VoIP
11 10 (18.18%) Visual Studio
11 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
11 10 (18.18%) ASP.NET
11 10 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (18.18%) iSCSI
12 9 (16.36%) SCCM
12 9 (16.36%) Network Security
12 9 (16.36%) Hyper-V
12 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (16.36%) C#

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 11 (20.00%) IIS
2 6 (10.91%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.64%) CMS
3 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.64%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.64%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.82%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (12.73%) Office 365
4 4 (7.27%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (36.36%) Firewall
2 11 (20.00%) VPN
3 10 (18.18%) DNS
3 10 (18.18%) iSCSI
3 10 (18.18%) VoIP
4 9 (16.36%) Network Security
5 8 (14.55%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (14.55%) DHCP
6 7 (12.73%) VLAN
7 6 (10.91%) IPv6
8 4 (7.27%) SAN
9 3 (5.45%) NetScaler
10 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 6 (10.91%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.64%) TestDirector
6 1 (1.82%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.82%) Subversion
6 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (10.91%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Advertising
2 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (18.18%) Developer
3 8 (14.55%) Network Security Specialist
3 8 (14.55%) Network Specialist
3 8 (14.55%) Security Specialist
3 8 (14.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 6 (10.91%) Team Leader
5 5 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Citrix Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.82%) .NET
1 12 (21.82%) HTML
2 11 (20.00%) CSS
3 10 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 7 (12.73%) XML
5 6 (10.91%) .NET Framework
5 6 (10.91%) HTML5
6 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (7.27%) Entity Framework
7 4 (7.27%) WinForms
8 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (5.45%) CSS3
8 3 (5.45%) LESS
8 3 (5.45%) RESTful
8 3 (5.45%) Web Services
8 3 (5.45%) XHTML
9 2 (3.64%) .NET Core
9 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (3.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Fat Client
1 6 (10.91%) Management Information System
1 6 (10.91%) Thin Client
2 4 (7.27%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.45%) Clustering
4 2 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.64%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.64%) User Experience
4 2 (3.64%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (45.45%) Windows Server
2 23 (41.82%) Linux
3 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (14.55%) Windows 7
5 6 (10.91%) Unix
6 5 (9.09%) CentOS
7 4 (7.27%) Android
7 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
7 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (5.45%) Windows 10
8 3 (5.45%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.64%) Mac OS X
9 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.64%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.64%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.82%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) ITIL
2 11 (20.00%) Project Management
3 9 (16.36%) MVC
4 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (14.55%) Server Virtualisation
5 6 (10.91%) Business Continuity
5 6 (10.91%) Business Transformation
5 6 (10.91%) Capacity Management
5 6 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (10.91%) Incident Management
5 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 6 (10.91%) Performance Management
5 6 (10.91%) Problem Management
5 6 (10.91%) Web Development
6 5 (9.09%) DevOps
6 5 (9.09%) Migration
6 5 (9.09%) SIEM
7 4 (7.27%) IT Strategy
7 4 (7.27%) Service Management
7 4 (7.27%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) SQL
2 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 9 (16.36%) C#
4 5 (9.09%) Python
5 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
5 4 (7.27%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.64%) Java
8 1 (1.82%) C
8 1 (1.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.27%) Degree
2 4 (7.27%) MCSA
3 3 (5.45%) MCP
4 2 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.82%) CEH
5 1 (1.82%) CISSP
5 1 (1.82%) MCDST
5 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (38.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 9 (16.36%) Hyper-V
4 7 (12.73%) Snort
4 7 (12.73%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (9.09%) pfSense
5 5 (9.09%) vSphere
6 3 (5.45%) XenApp
6 3 (5.45%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.64%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.64%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) SCCM
2 8 (14.55%) Tivoli
2 8 (14.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (12.73%) SCSM
4 6 (10.91%) Ansible
4 6 (10.91%) Puppet
5 4 (7.27%) SCOM
5 4 (7.27%) SCOrch
6 2 (3.64%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (3.64%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (3.64%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (3.64%) WSUS
7 1 (1.82%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.82%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.82%) QRadar
Vendors
1 27 (49.09%) VMware
2 19 (34.55%) Cisco
2 19 (34.55%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.73%) Citrix
4 6 (10.91%) Avaya
4 6 (10.91%) HP
4 6 (10.91%) Nortel
5 4 (7.27%) McAfee
5 4 (7.27%) Xamarin
6 3 (5.45%) AppDynamics
6 3 (5.45%) DevExpress
6 3 (5.45%) Splunk
7 2 (3.64%) Apple
7 2 (3.64%) Clearswift
7 2 (3.64%) Palo Alto
7 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.64%) ServiceNow
7 2 (3.64%) Sitecore
7 2 (3.64%) Veritas
7 2 (3.64%) Vyatta
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
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Salary: £49835.00 - £60649.00 per annum + +pension
Posted: Yesterday
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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