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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 4 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 7.02% 20.69% 37.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 57.14% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 10
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +16.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £27,200 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £44,800 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +2.81%
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
6 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 10.53% 36.21% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 14
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,500 £27,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £52,800
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 27 March 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) McAfee
2 6 (54.55%) CheckPoint
2 6 (54.55%) Blue Coat
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (45.45%) Juniper
3 5 (45.45%) CCNP
3 5 (45.45%) MS Office
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
3 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
3 5 (45.45%) LAN
3 5 (45.45%) WAN
4 4 (36.36%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) F5
5 3 (27.27%) Aruba
5 3 (27.27%) Lumension
5 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (27.27%) OSPF
5 3 (27.27%) CCSE
5 3 (27.27%) Network Design
5 3 (27.27%) JNCIS
5 3 (27.27%) SonicWALL
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (27.27%) Network Security

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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%) Exchange Server 2000
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (45.45%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (27.27%) Network Security
4 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (27.27%) RIP
4 3 (27.27%) OSPF
4 3 (27.27%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (27.27%) Escalation Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) STL
1 1 (9.09%) X-Windows
1 1 (9.09%) JSON
1 1 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (9.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
2 1 (9.09%) Change Control
2 1 (9.09%) Build Automation
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Scrum
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) C++
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) Python
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CCNP
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) JNCIS
3 3 (27.27%) CCSE
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (18.18%) CCNA
4 2 (18.18%) MCP
5 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
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (9.09%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) CheckPoint
2 6 (54.55%) McAfee
2 6 (54.55%) Blue Coat
3 5 (45.45%) Juniper
4 3 (27.27%) SonicWALL
4 3 (27.27%) Aruba
4 3 (27.27%) F5
4 3 (27.27%) Lumension
4 3 (27.27%) Websense
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix
6 1 (9.09%) Intel
6 1 (9.09%) BMC
Bridgend
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
South Wales Police
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago