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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 32 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 18.18% 26.67% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.73% 84.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 28 0
Average salary £39,000 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.80% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +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
11 38 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 25.00% 31.67% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11 34 1
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.41%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 28 November 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) MS Office
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) MS Excel
2 10 (52.63%) Windows XP
2 10 (52.63%) CheckPoint
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco
2 10 (52.63%) McAfee
2 10 (52.63%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) Blue Coat
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (52.63%) Windows 7
3 9 (47.37%) Aruba
3 9 (47.37%) F5
3 9 (47.37%) Lumension
3 9 (47.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 9 (47.37%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 9 (47.37%) CCSE
3 9 (47.37%) Network Design
3 9 (47.37%) JNCIS
3 9 (47.37%) SonicWALL
3 9 (47.37%) Cisco PIX
3 9 (47.37%) Websense
3 9 (47.37%) BGP
3 9 (47.37%) OSPF
3 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (47.37%) Juniper
3 9 (47.37%) CCNP
3 9 (47.37%) LAN
3 9 (47.37%) WAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2000
1 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 5 (26.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) MS Office
1 10 (52.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) Firewall
1 10 (52.63%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (47.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 9 (47.37%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 9 (47.37%) Cisco PIX
2 9 (47.37%) OSPF
2 9 (47.37%) BGP
2 9 (47.37%) LAN
2 9 (47.37%) WAN
2 9 (47.37%) RIP
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.26%) Legal
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) 3rd Line Support
1 9 (47.37%) Escalation Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Wintel Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Wintel Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Change Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Blackberry
1 5 (26.32%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
1 10 (52.63%) Windows XP
1 10 (52.63%) Windows 7
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Network Design
2 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (26.32%) Change Control
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) CCNP
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (47.37%) CCSE
1 9 (47.37%) JNCIS
2 7 (36.84%) MCP
3 6 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (10.53%) MCSE
4 2 (10.53%) MCSA
5 1 (5.26%) CCA
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
3 6 (31.58%) XenApp
3 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (31.58%) VMware ESX
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco
2 10 (52.63%) CheckPoint
2 10 (52.63%) McAfee
2 10 (52.63%) Blue Coat
3 9 (47.37%) SonicWALL
3 9 (47.37%) Aruba
3 9 (47.37%) F5
3 9 (47.37%) Lumension
3 9 (47.37%) Websense
3 9 (47.37%) Juniper
4 7 (36.84%) VMware
5 6 (31.58%) Citrix
6 1 (5.26%) Symantec
6 1 (5.26%) WatchGuard
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