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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 20 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 42.55% 5.93% -
As % of the Vendors category 68.97% 24.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 0
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
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
29 33 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 61.70% 24.44% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 26 32 9
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 17 (56.67%) MS Excel
2 13 (43.33%) Windows
3 11 (36.67%) LAN
3 11 (36.67%) Cisco
3 11 (36.67%) WAN
3 11 (36.67%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (33.33%) MS Office
4 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 9 (30.00%) Blue Coat
5 9 (30.00%) CCNP
5 9 (30.00%) Juniper
5 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 9 (30.00%) Aruba
5 9 (30.00%) F5
6 8 (26.67%) ITIL
7 7 (23.33%) Linux
7 7 (23.33%) Windows XP
7 7 (23.33%) CheckPoint
7 7 (23.33%) OSPF
7 7 (23.33%) McAfee
7 7 (23.33%) BGP
7 7 (23.33%) Websense
7 7 (23.33%) RIP
7 7 (23.33%) CCSE
7 7 (23.33%) Network Design
7 7 (23.33%) Firewall
7 7 (23.33%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (23.33%) Cisco PIX
7 7 (23.33%) JNCIS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 4 (13.33%) Lync
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.33%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 17 (56.67%) MS Excel
2 10 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) LAN
1 11 (36.67%) WAN
2 7 (23.33%) RIP
2 7 (23.33%) OSPF
2 7 (23.33%) BGP
2 7 (23.33%) Firewall
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco PIX
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (23.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 7 (23.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (13.33%) Wireless
3 4 (13.33%) VoIP
4 3 (10.00%) SAN
5 2 (6.67%) WLAN
5 2 (6.67%) PBX
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.33%) NUnit
2 1 (3.33%) MSTest
2 1 (3.33%) Moq
General
1 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 7 (23.33%) Escalation Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) IT Support
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Design Authority
4 2 (6.67%) Wintel Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Configuration Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Graduate
4 2 (6.67%) Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Project Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) MI Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Change Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.67%) WinForms
3 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.33%) WCF
3 1 (3.33%) jQuery
3 1 (3.33%) HTML5
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.33%) CSS
3 1 (3.33%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Statistics
1 2 (6.67%) CMDB
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (23.33%) Linux
3 7 (23.33%) Windows XP
4 4 (13.33%) UNIX
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) Network Design
3 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
3 4 (13.33%) Validation
4 3 (10.00%) Change Management
4 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.00%) Service Management
4 3 (10.00%) Matrix Management
5 2 (6.67%) Data Validation
5 2 (6.67%) Network Management
5 2 (6.67%) Change Control
5 2 (6.67%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.33%) TDD
6 1 (3.33%) MVC
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) VBA
2 4 (13.33%) C#
2 4 (13.33%) Delphi
3 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.33%) VB
4 1 (3.33%) C
4 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 9 (30.00%) CCNP
4 7 (23.33%) CCSE
4 7 (23.33%) JNCIS
5 4 (13.33%) MCP
6 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (6.67%) CCNA
7 2 (6.67%) CCDA
7 2 (6.67%) ISEB
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (10.00%) XenApp
4 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.33%) XenServer
5 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.33%) vSphere
5 1 (3.33%) vCloud
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.33%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
1 1 (3.33%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Cisco
2 9 (30.00%) Juniper
2 9 (30.00%) Blue Coat
2 9 (30.00%) Aruba
2 9 (30.00%) F5
3 7 (23.33%) Lumension
3 7 (23.33%) SonicWALL
3 7 (23.33%) CheckPoint
3 7 (23.33%) McAfee
3 7 (23.33%) Websense
4 6 (20.00%) Oracle
5 4 (13.33%) Citrix
5 4 (13.33%) VMware
5 4 (13.33%) Remedy
6 3 (10.00%) HP
7 2 (6.67%) Business Objects
7 2 (6.67%) Avaya
7 2 (6.67%) Apple
7 2 (6.67%) ProCurve
7 2 (6.67%) Fortinet
Bridgend
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago