Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 18 30
Rank change year-on-year -4 +12 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows 19 43 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 8.26% 17.92% 8.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.67% 66.15% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16 41 5
West Wales median annual salary £32,000 £40,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +110.53% +2.70%
10th Percentile £17,000 £18,500 £18,050
90th Percentile £42,050 £45,750 £30,350
Wales median annual salary £31,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -7.35% +4.62% -9.72%

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 60 65 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 26.09% 27.08% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 55 56 11
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +31.15% +35.56%
10th Percentile £22,700 £20,750 £18,500
90th Percentile £54,844 £54,844 £58,750
Wales median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% - -5.41%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 -6 19 £32,000 -20.00% 10
Windows
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
3 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
3 10 (52.63%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
4 7 (36.84%) Office 365
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (36.84%) ITIL
4 7 (36.84%) SLA
4 7 (36.84%) VMware
4 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (31.58%) SCCM
5 6 (31.58%) Service Management
5 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (31.58%) Firewall
6 5 (26.32%) McAfee
6 5 (26.32%) Project Management
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
6 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
6 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (21.05%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
7 4 (21.05%) High Availability
7 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (21.05%) ServiceNow
7 4 (21.05%) Converged Infrastructure
7 4 (21.05%) Server Virtualisation
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (21.05%) DHCP

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 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (10.53%) NetWeaver
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Office 365
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
2 4 (21.05%) DHCP
2 4 (21.05%) DNS
3 2 (10.53%) iSCSI
3 2 (10.53%) Network Security
3 2 (10.53%) SAN
3 2 (10.53%) VLAN
3 2 (10.53%) VoIP
3 2 (10.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) 1st Line Support
1 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) 1st Line Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) SAP Basis
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
1 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
3 4 (21.05%) Android
3 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Mac OS X
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.26%) SUSE
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (36.84%) ITIL
3 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Service Management
4 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (26.32%) Project Management
5 4 (21.05%) Converged Infrastructure
5 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
5 4 (21.05%) High Availability
5 4 (21.05%) Server Virtualisation
5 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
5 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.26%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.26%) Line Management
6 1 (5.26%) MVC
6 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) MCDST
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Server
4 2 (10.53%) pfSense
4 2 (10.53%) Snort
5 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) SCCM
2 4 (21.05%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (21.05%) SCOM
3 2 (10.53%) HAProxy
4 1 (5.26%) SCSM
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) McAfee
4 4 (21.05%) Apple
4 4 (21.05%) ServiceNow
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco
6 2 (10.53%) Citrix
6 2 (10.53%) HP
6 2 (10.53%) SAP
6 2 (10.53%) Sophos
6 2 (10.53%) Vyatta