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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 29 10 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 40.28% 21.28% 22.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 96.67% 90.91% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 29
Average salary £27,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.65% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £32,750 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £38,250 £36,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
30 11 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 41.67% 23.40% 23.70%
Number of salaries quoted 27 11 30
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £34,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 2 September 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 26 (65.00%) SQL
2 18 (45.00%) Linux
2 18 (45.00%) C#
2 18 (45.00%) Java
3 17 (42.50%) C++
3 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (42.50%) Software Engineering
4 16 (40.00%) .NET
5 14 (35.00%) STL
5 14 (35.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 13 (32.50%) Software Testing
6 13 (32.50%) MVC
7 11 (27.50%) Oracle
7 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
8 10 (25.00%) Firewall
8 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 10 (25.00%) VMware
9 9 (22.50%) DHCP
9 9 (22.50%) DNS
10 8 (20.00%) SLA
11 7 (17.50%) Python
11 7 (17.50%) Scrum
11 7 (17.50%) MongoDB
11 7 (17.50%) Build Automation
12 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
12 6 (15.00%) IIS
12 6 (15.00%) Microsoft

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 6 (15.00%) IIS
2 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 10 (25.00%) Firewall
2 9 (22.50%) DNS
2 9 (22.50%) DHCP
3 2 (5.00%) SAN
3 2 (5.00%) VPN
3 2 (5.00%) WAN
4 1 (2.50%) IPsec
4 1 (2.50%) Junos
4 1 (2.50%) SNMP
4 1 (2.50%) ADSL
4 1 (2.50%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) MongoDB
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
1 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Software Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (17.50%) Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) Server Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) DBA
6 2 (5.00%) Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (5.00%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.00%) Server Administrator
7 1 (2.50%) Software Programmer
7 1 (2.50%) Graduate Programmer
7 1 (2.50%) Change Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) IT Support
7 1 (2.50%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) .NET
2 14 (35.00%) STL
2 14 (35.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (10.00%) REST
3 4 (10.00%) JSON
4 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.50%) Bottle
4 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Clustering
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Replication
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.00%) Life Science
4 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (45.00%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.50%) UNIX
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (42.50%) Software Engineering
2 13 (32.50%) Software Testing
2 13 (32.50%) MVC
3 7 (17.50%) Build Automation
3 7 (17.50%) Scrum
4 6 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (12.50%) CRM
5 5 (12.50%) SDLC
6 3 (7.50%) ITIL
6 3 (7.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Database Tuning
7 2 (5.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.00%) Project Management
7 2 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.00%) Database Mirroring
8 1 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.50%) Coaching
8 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) SQL
2 18 (45.00%) C#
2 18 (45.00%) Java
3 17 (42.50%) C++
4 7 (17.50%) Python
5 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
5 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
4 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.50%) MCITP
5 1 (2.50%) MCP
5 1 (2.50%) HNC
5 1 (2.50%) HND
5 1 (2.50%) MCSE
5 1 (2.50%) MCSA
5 1 (2.50%) CCNA
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) SLA
2 3 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.00%) HIPAA
System Software
1 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (2.50%) BladeLogic
1 1 (2.50%) BMC Performance Manager
1 1 (2.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle
2 10 (25.00%) VMware
3 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.00%) Citrix
4 2 (5.00%) Remedy
5 1 (2.50%) Mitel
5 1 (2.50%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.50%) Juniper
5 1 (2.50%) BMC
5 1 (2.50%) NetApp
5 1 (2.50%) Intel
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco
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