The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 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 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 9 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 15.25% 22.41% 30.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 81.82% 81.25% 80.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 29
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,600 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £37,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Windows
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
11 16 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 18.64% 27.59% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 36
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
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Windows
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Windows Salary Trend in Bridgend

Windows
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Bridgend region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Windows 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.

1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) C++
3 6 (42.86%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) STL
4 5 (35.71%) Python
4 5 (35.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 5 (35.71%) Build Automation
4 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
5 4 (28.57%) REST
5 4 (28.57%) JSON
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 4 (28.57%) Clustering
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) Database Mirroring
7 2 (14.29%) Computer Science

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Windows 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2000
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Network Security
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Server Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) DBA
2 2 (14.29%) Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
2 2 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Security Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) STL
1 5 (35.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (28.57%) REST
2 4 (28.57%) JSON
2 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) X-Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Bottle
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Clustering
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Life Science
2 2 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 2000
3 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) Scrum
2 5 (35.71%) Build Automation
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) Database Mirroring
4 2 (14.29%) Database Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) C++
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (14.29%) MCP
3 2 (14.29%) CCNP
3 2 (14.29%) CCNA
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (7.14%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Remedy
2 2 (14.29%) McAfee
2 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Blue Coat
2 2 (14.29%) Intel
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) Juniper
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) BMC
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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