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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 16.67% 19.08% 26.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 96.15% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 10
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% +4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 16.67% 19.85% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7 26 14
Average salary £36,500 £31,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.74% -3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 28 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) .NET
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
3 8 (34.78%) C#
3 8 (34.78%) HTML
3 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
3 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
3 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
4 7 (30.43%) Linux
4 7 (30.43%) MVC
4 7 (30.43%) Scrum
4 7 (30.43%) WinForms
4 7 (30.43%) CSS
4 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
4 7 (30.43%) VB.NET
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
4 7 (30.43%) WCF
4 7 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
4 7 (30.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 6 (26.09%) MS Office
5 6 (26.09%) Cisco
5 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
5 6 (26.09%) Juniper

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
1 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
1 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2000
1 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (13.04%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.35%) Drupal
3 1 (4.35%) Joomla!
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
2 6 (26.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) OSPF
2 5 (21.74%) BGP
2 5 (21.74%) LAN
2 5 (21.74%) WAN
2 5 (21.74%) RIP
2 5 (21.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (21.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) Wireless
3 1 (4.35%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) .NET Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (21.74%) Escalation Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Architect
5 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Wintel Architect
6 2 (8.70%) IT Support
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Systems Support
7 1 (4.35%) Security Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Systems Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) HTML
2 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
3 7 (30.43%) WinForms
3 7 (30.43%) CSS
3 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
3 7 (30.43%) WCF
3 7 (30.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (4.35%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.35%) Clustering
1 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
1 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
2 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.70%) UNIX
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) MVC
1 7 (30.43%) Scrum
1 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
2 5 (21.74%) Network Design
3 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.35%) SIEM
4 1 (4.35%) Change Control
4 1 (4.35%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) C#
1 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
2 7 (30.43%) VB.NET
3 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (21.74%) CCNP
1 5 (21.74%) JNCIS
1 5 (21.74%) CCSE
2 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) MCP
3 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.35%) GIAC
4 1 (4.35%) CISSP
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (4.35%) GCIA
4 1 (4.35%) GCFW
4 1 (4.35%) GCWN
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (17.39%) Terminal Services
3 3 (13.04%) VMware ESX
3 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.04%) XenApp
4 1 (4.35%) MetaFrame
4 1 (4.35%) vSphere
4 1 (4.35%) XenServer
4 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.35%) vCloud
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) NetBackup
1 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
1 2 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.35%) ARCserve
2 1 (4.35%) WSUS
2 1 (4.35%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco
2 6 (26.09%) Juniper
2 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
3 5 (21.74%) McAfee
3 5 (21.74%) Websense
3 5 (21.74%) F5
3 5 (21.74%) Aruba
3 5 (21.74%) Lumension
3 5 (21.74%) SonicWALL
3 5 (21.74%) Blue Coat
4 4 (17.39%) Citrix
4 4 (17.39%) VMware
5 3 (13.04%) Symantec
6 2 (8.70%) Apple
7 1 (4.35%) Remedy
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle
7 1 (4.35%) HP
7 1 (4.35%) IBM
7 1 (4.35%) Trend Micro
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago