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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 5 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 8.47% 25.81% 33.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.56% 76.19% 77.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 24
Average salary £37,250 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.16% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £30,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £44,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,875 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +2.50%
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
9 21 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 15.25% 33.87% 43.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 31
Average salary £36,000 £35,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.12% +56.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £28,800 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £32,500 £56,500
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 6 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 6 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 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Build Automation
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
3 3 (27.27%) REST
3 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 3 (27.27%) McAfee
3 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
3 3 (27.27%) STL
3 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (27.27%) Network Security
3 3 (27.27%) JSON
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Legal

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (18.18%) IIS
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Network Security
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) STL
1 3 (27.27%) JSON
1 3 (27.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (27.27%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) Bottle
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (9.09%) X-Windows
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Scrum
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
1 4 (36.36%) Build Automation
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
1 4 (36.36%) C++
1 4 (36.36%) Java
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
1 4 (36.36%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) MCP
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (9.09%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
2 3 (27.27%) McAfee
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Intel
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) BMC
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago