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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 9.43% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.71% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £36,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.08%
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
14 34 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 26.42% 26.77% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 14 32 2
Average salary £36,500 £34,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.79% +2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,700 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows XP
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) MS Office
3 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (77.78%) CCNP
3 7 (77.78%) LAN
3 7 (77.78%) WAN
3 7 (77.78%) RIP
3 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 7 (77.78%) Linux
3 7 (77.78%) Juniper
3 7 (77.78%) CheckPoint
3 7 (77.78%) OSPF
3 7 (77.78%) McAfee
3 7 (77.78%) BGP
3 7 (77.78%) Websense
3 7 (77.78%) Blue Coat
3 7 (77.78%) CCSE
3 7 (77.78%) Network Design
3 7 (77.78%) JNCIS
3 7 (77.78%) SonicWALL
3 7 (77.78%) Cisco PIX
3 7 (77.78%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (77.78%) Aruba
3 7 (77.78%) F5
3 7 (77.78%) Lumension
3 7 (77.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 7 (77.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 7 (77.78%) Firewall

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 8 (88.89%) MS Office
2 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
1 7 (77.78%) RIP
1 7 (77.78%) OSPF
1 7 (77.78%) BGP
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco PIX
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (77.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 7 (77.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
General
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Escalation Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows XP
3 7 (77.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (77.78%) CCNP
1 7 (77.78%) CCSE
1 7 (77.78%) JNCIS
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) CCA
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) Juniper
2 7 (77.78%) CheckPoint
2 7 (77.78%) McAfee
2 7 (77.78%) Websense
2 7 (77.78%) Blue Coat
2 7 (77.78%) SonicWALL
2 7 (77.78%) Aruba
2 7 (77.78%) F5
2 7 (77.78%) Lumension
3 1 (11.11%) Apple