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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 21 11
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 22 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 42.31% 8.53% 3.23%
As % of the Vendors category 61.11% 39.29% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 1
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £17,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +141.17%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
36 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 69.23% 21.71% 64.52%
Number of salaries quoted 32 26 19
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 22 September 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 19 (59.38%) MS Excel
2 14 (43.75%) Windows
3 10 (31.25%) LAN
3 10 (31.25%) MS Office
3 10 (31.25%) WAN
3 10 (31.25%) Cisco
3 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (28.13%) Oracle
4 9 (28.13%) SQL
5 8 (25.00%) Blue Coat
5 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (25.00%) CCNP
5 8 (25.00%) Juniper
5 8 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 8 (25.00%) Aruba
5 8 (25.00%) F5
6 7 (21.88%) Lumension
6 7 (21.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 7 (21.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 7 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (21.88%) Cisco PIX
6 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
6 7 (21.88%) OSPF
6 7 (21.88%) BGP
6 7 (21.88%) McAfee
6 7 (21.88%) Websense
6 7 (21.88%) RIP
6 7 (21.88%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (21.88%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (21.88%) VBA

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
1 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2000
1 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.38%) Lync
4 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (59.38%) MS Excel
2 10 (31.25%) MS Office
3 3 (9.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) LAN
1 10 (31.25%) WAN
2 7 (21.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 7 (21.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 7 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (21.88%) Cisco PIX
2 7 (21.88%) OSPF
2 7 (21.88%) BGP
2 7 (21.88%) RIP
2 7 (21.88%) Firewall
3 3 (9.38%) VoIP
3 3 (9.38%) Wireless
4 2 (6.25%) PBX
4 2 (6.25%) WLAN
4 2 (6.25%) SAN
5 1 (3.13%) Internet
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (21.88%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.13%) NUnit
2 1 (3.13%) MSTest
2 1 (3.13%) Moq
General
1 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Escalation Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (12.50%) Wintel Consultant
3 4 (12.50%) MI Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Project Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) IT Support
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Design Authority
5 2 (6.25%) Configuration Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Graduate
6 1 (3.13%) Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Junior
6 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.25%) WinForms
4 1 (3.13%) HTML
4 1 (3.13%) CSS
4 1 (3.13%) XML
4 1 (3.13%) jQuery
4 1 (3.13%) WCF
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.13%) HTML5
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Clustering
1 4 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Statistics
3 2 (6.25%) CMDB
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (21.88%) Windows XP
3 7 (21.88%) Linux
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Network Design
1 7 (21.88%) Validation
1 7 (21.88%) Data Analysis
2 6 (18.75%) ITIL
3 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (15.63%) Change Control
4 4 (12.50%) Data Validation
5 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
5 3 (9.38%) Change Management
5 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.38%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (6.25%) Network Management
6 2 (6.25%) Matrix Management
6 2 (6.25%) Service Management
6 2 (6.25%) ERP
6 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.13%) CRM
7 1 (3.13%) OO
7 1 (3.13%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) VBA
2 7 (21.88%) Delphi
3 6 (18.75%) C#
4 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
5 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.13%) VB
6 1 (3.13%) C
6 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (25.00%) CCNP
3 7 (21.88%) CCSE
3 7 (21.88%) JNCIS
4 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 6 (18.75%) MCP
5 5 (15.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (9.38%) ISEB
7 2 (6.25%) CCNA
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (3.13%) CCDA
8 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) VMware ESX
2 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
2 5 (15.63%) XenApp
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (6.25%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.13%) MetaFrame
5 1 (3.13%) vSphere
5 1 (3.13%) XenServer
5 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
1 1 (3.13%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Cisco
2 9 (28.13%) Oracle
3 8 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 8 (25.00%) Juniper
3 8 (25.00%) Aruba
3 8 (25.00%) F5
4 7 (21.88%) Lumension
4 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
4 7 (21.88%) McAfee
4 7 (21.88%) Websense
4 7 (21.88%) SonicWALL
5 6 (18.75%) VMware
5 6 (18.75%) Citrix
6 4 (12.50%) Remedy
7 3 (9.38%) Business Objects
8 2 (6.25%) HP
8 2 (6.25%) Avaya
9 1 (3.13%) Apple
9 1 (3.13%) Symantec
9 1 (3.13%) ProCurve
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