The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bridgend region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 16 21 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 25.40% 35.59% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 80.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 0
Average salary £30,000 £24,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 26 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 38.10% 44.07% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 4
Average salary £30,000 £22,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -29.68%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
South Wales

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 18 April 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
2 20 (57.14%) Terminal Services
3 19 (54.29%) Citrix
3 19 (54.29%) Security Cleared
4 16 (45.71%) Symantec
5 15 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
5 15 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (42.86%) VMware
6 14 (40.00%) NetBackup
6 14 (40.00%) Backup Exec
6 14 (40.00%) Remedy
6 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 13 (37.14%) Hyper-V
8 12 (34.29%) PowerShell
8 12 (34.29%) DV Cleared
9 11 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (31.43%) vSphere
9 11 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2000
9 11 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (31.43%) UNIX
9 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
9 11 (31.43%) MS Exchange
10 10 (28.57%) MetaFrame
10 10 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
11 9 (25.71%) Oracle
12 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
12 8 (22.86%) .NET
12 8 (22.86%) SQL
12 8 (22.86%) HP
12 8 (22.86%) Disaster Recovery

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 11 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2007
1 11 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2000
1 11 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2003
1 11 (31.43%) MS Exchange
2 10 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.86%) LiveLink
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) SAN
2 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
3 5 (14.29%) DNS
3 5 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) Internet
4 1 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (11.43%) Local Government
2 1 (2.86%) Billing
2 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Technical Support
2 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Wintel Support
2 6 (17.14%) .NET Developer
2 6 (17.14%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Wintel Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) IT Support
5 2 (5.71%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Change Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) .NET
2 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
2 6 (17.14%) CSS
2 6 (17.14%) HTML
2 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
2 6 (17.14%) WinForms
2 6 (17.14%) WCF
2 6 (17.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.86%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Clustering
2 5 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.86%) PKI
3 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) UNIX
2 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
2 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.71%) Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (17.14%) Scrum
2 6 (17.14%) MVC
2 6 (17.14%) Data Analysis
3 2 (5.71%) Change Control
4 1 (2.86%) SIEM
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) PowerShell
2 8 (22.86%) SQL
3 7 (20.00%) C#
3 7 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.14%) T-SQL
5 4 (11.43%) VBScript
6 2 (5.71%) VB
7 1 (2.86%) VB6
7 1 (2.86%) Delphi
7 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) Security Cleared
2 12 (34.29%) DV Cleared
3 8 (22.86%) Oracle Certification
3 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
4 7 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (20.00%) MCP
5 1 (2.86%) GCIA
5 1 (2.86%) GCFW
5 1 (2.86%) GCWN
5 1 (2.86%) GIAC
5 1 (2.86%) CISSP
System Software
1 20 (57.14%) Terminal Services
2 15 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 13 (37.14%) Hyper-V
5 11 (31.43%) vSphere
6 10 (28.57%) MetaFrame
7 8 (22.86%) XenApp
7 8 (22.86%) XenServer
7 8 (22.86%) XenDesktop
7 8 (22.86%) vCloud
8 4 (11.43%) VMware ESX
9 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (2.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (2.86%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (2.86%) UAG
Systems Management
1 15 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
2 14 (40.00%) NetBackup
2 14 (40.00%) Backup Exec
3 8 (22.86%) HP Data Protector
4 6 (17.14%) ARCserve
5 2 (5.71%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (5.71%) SCCM
6 1 (2.86%) WSUS
6 1 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (2.86%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
2 19 (54.29%) Citrix
3 16 (45.71%) Symantec
4 15 (42.86%) VMware
5 14 (40.00%) Remedy
6 9 (25.71%) Oracle
7 8 (22.86%) HP
8 5 (14.29%) McAfee
8 5 (14.29%) Sophos
9 2 (5.71%) Apple
10 1 (2.86%) Sourcefire
10 1 (2.86%) Trend Micro
10 1 (2.86%) Cisco
10 1 (2.86%) IBM
10 1 (2.86%) Juniper
10 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.86%) Websense
10 1 (2.86%) Clearswift
Bridgend
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago