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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 13 17 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 6.00% 3.23% 18.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.86% 10.53% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £42,500 £14,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+203.57% -31.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,100 £14,000 £17,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £14,000 £23,300
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- -17.18%
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
7 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 14.00% 30.65% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 7
Average salary £42,500 £28,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.78% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,500 £26,600 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £52,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Bridgend region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) Windows XP
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 5 (71.43%) LAN
3 5 (71.43%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) Juniper
3 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 5 (71.43%) McAfee
3 5 (71.43%) Blue Coat
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (42.86%) JNCIS
4 3 (42.86%) SonicWALL
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (42.86%) Aruba
4 3 (42.86%) F5
4 3 (42.86%) Lumension
4 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (42.86%) CCSE
4 3 (42.86%) Network Design
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) BGP
4 3 (42.86%) OSPF
4 3 (42.86%) Websense
4 3 (42.86%) RIP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) LAN
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) BGP
2 3 (42.86%) OSPF
2 3 (42.86%) RIP
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
General
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Escalation Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) X-Windows
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows XP
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
2 3 (42.86%) JNCIS
2 3 (42.86%) CCSE
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) CCA
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (14.29%) MCP
4 1 (14.29%) MCSE
4 1 (14.29%) MCSA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) Juniper
1 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
1 5 (71.43%) McAfee
1 5 (71.43%) Blue Coat
2 3 (42.86%) SonicWALL
2 3 (42.86%) Aruba
2 3 (42.86%) F5
2 3 (42.86%) Lumension
2 3 (42.86%) Websense