The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 3 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 18 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 30.51% 22.58% 19.44%
As % of the Vendors category 56.25% 66.67% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 14
Average salary £41,500 £45,500 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.79% +76.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,450 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

Vendors Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
32 21 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 54.24% 33.87% 47.22%
Number of salaries quoted 31 18 34
Average salary £30,000 £47,500 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.84% +71.17%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Bridgend region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Bridgend

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Bridgend region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 21 (80.77%) Security Cleared
2 14 (53.85%) SC Cleared
3 9 (34.62%) ITIL
3 9 (34.62%) MCP
3 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
4 8 (30.77%) MS Office
4 8 (30.77%) Citrix
4 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (30.77%) VMware
5 7 (26.92%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (26.92%) Lync
5 7 (26.92%) Remedy
5 7 (26.92%) CRM
6 6 (23.08%) Cisco
6 6 (23.08%) CCNP
6 6 (23.08%) CCNA
6 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
6 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (23.08%) Network Security
6 6 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
7 5 (19.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2000
7 5 (19.23%) SCCM
7 5 (19.23%) Clustering
7 5 (19.23%) Migration
7 5 (19.23%) Change Management
7 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
7 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (26.92%) Lync
2 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
2 8 (30.77%) MS Office
3 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (15.38%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Network Security
1 6 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco ISE
2 4 (15.38%) PBX
2 4 (15.38%) WLAN
2 4 (15.38%) ADSL
2 4 (15.38%) Broadband
2 4 (15.38%) ISDN
2 4 (15.38%) Ethernet
2 4 (15.38%) PPP
2 4 (15.38%) RIP
2 4 (15.38%) VPN
2 4 (15.38%) Internet
2 4 (15.38%) OSPF
2 4 (15.38%) BGP
2 4 (15.38%) EIGRP
2 4 (15.38%) Firewall
2 4 (15.38%) Wireless
2 4 (15.38%) FDDI
2 4 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Network Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 5 (19.23%) CRM Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Microsoft Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.69%) MI Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Wintel Architect
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Development Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Junior
7 1 (3.85%) Business Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
1 4 (15.38%) CGI
2 3 (11.54%) XML
3 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (19.23%) Clustering
3 4 (15.38%) Statistics
4 3 (11.54%) GIS
5 2 (7.69%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
2 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) CRM
3 5 (19.23%) Migration
3 5 (19.23%) Change Management
4 4 (15.38%) Network Management
4 4 (15.38%) Scrum
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) Service Management
5 3 (11.54%) ITSM
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (11.54%) Business Development
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
6 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Supplier Management
7 1 (3.85%) Change Control
7 1 (3.85%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (80.77%) Security Cleared
2 14 (53.85%) SC Cleared
3 9 (34.62%) MCP
4 6 (23.08%) CCNP
4 6 (23.08%) CCNA
4 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (19.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.85%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
2 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
3 4 (15.38%) XenApp
4 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
4 3 (11.54%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) SCCM
2 4 (15.38%) WhatsUp Gold
2 4 (15.38%) OpenView
2 4 (15.38%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Citrix
1 8 (30.77%) VMware
2 7 (26.92%) Remedy
3 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
3 6 (23.08%) Cisco
4 4 (15.38%) Avaya
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle
4 4 (15.38%) Nortel
4 4 (15.38%) 3Com
4 4 (15.38%) BMC
4 4 (15.38%) Nokia
4 4 (15.38%) Siemens
4 4 (15.38%) SonicWALL
4 4 (15.38%) F5
5 3 (11.54%) Computacenter
5 3 (11.54%) Dell
6 2 (7.69%) Intel
6 2 (7.69%) Juniper
6 2 (7.69%) McAfee
6 2 (7.69%) Blue Coat
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