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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 12 19 5
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 6.82% 1.45% 12.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 5.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £14,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+203.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £26,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -18.46%
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
6 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 13.64% 28.99% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 3
Average salary £42,500 £34,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.18% -31.00%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 6 (100.00%) MS Office
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) McAfee
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) Blue Coat
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (50.00%) Network Design
3 3 (50.00%) Aruba
3 3 (50.00%) F5
3 3 (50.00%) Lumension
3 3 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (50.00%) CCSE
3 3 (50.00%) OSPF
3 3 (50.00%) JNCIS
3 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (50.00%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) Websense
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) RIP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) RIP
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Escalation Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) CCSE
2 3 (50.00%) JNCIS
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) CCA
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) MCP
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
4 1 (16.67%) MCSA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) McAfee
1 5 (83.33%) Juniper
1 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
1 5 (83.33%) Blue Coat
2 3 (50.00%) Aruba
2 3 (50.00%) F5
2 3 (50.00%) Lumension
2 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 3 (50.00%) Websense
Bridgend
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £14000.00 - £15000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago