The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank - 16 22
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 0 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend - 3.51% 7.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 14.29% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Average salary - £36,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +69.76%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,780 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.04% -10.73%
Windows 7
South Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 14 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 19.67% 24.56% 34.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 34
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Bridgend region.

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Bridgend

Windows 7
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Windows 7 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 Windows 7.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) X-Windows

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Windows 7 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 Windows 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Network Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Rollout Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) X-Windows
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) McAfee
1 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat