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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 30 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 52.63% 13.33% 17.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 93.75% 100.00% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 10
Average salary £20,500 £45,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.44% +45.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £25,700 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £48,000 £34,550
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
32 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 56.14% 13.33% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 5 18
Average salary £22,000 £43,750 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.71% +41.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £17,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £35,000 £45,000
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 9 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 38 (57.58%) Windows Server
2 37 (56.06%) Active Directory
3 34 (51.52%) SQL
4 32 (48.48%) Firewall
5 30 (45.45%) DNS
6 27 (40.91%) VMware
7 25 (37.88%) Microsoft
7 25 (37.88%) TCP/IP
7 25 (37.88%) DHCP
8 20 (30.30%) MS Excel
9 17 (25.76%) MS Office
10 15 (22.73%) .NET
10 15 (22.73%) C#
10 15 (22.73%) Linux
11 14 (21.21%) MS Exchange
11 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
12 12 (18.18%) Office 365
13 11 (16.67%) MVC
14 10 (15.15%) MySQL
14 10 (15.15%) VB.NET
14 10 (15.15%) Java
15 9 (13.64%) Security Cleared
16 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (12.12%) VB
16 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
17 7 (10.61%) CRM
17 7 (10.61%) Cisco
17 7 (10.61%) PHP
17 7 (10.61%) SC Cleared
18 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 14 (21.21%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.55%) Drupal
3 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (30.30%) MS Excel
2 17 (25.76%) MS Office
3 4 (6.06%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (48.48%) Firewall
2 30 (45.45%) DNS
3 25 (37.88%) DHCP
3 25 (37.88%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.58%) Internet
4 5 (7.58%) NAS
4 5 (7.58%) PBX
4 5 (7.58%) VoIP
5 2 (3.03%) FTP
6 1 (1.52%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.15%) MySQL
3 6 (9.09%) MS Access
4 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (54.55%) Support Engineer
2 20 (30.30%) 3rd Line Support
2 20 (30.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 16 (24.24%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 16 (24.24%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 16 (24.24%) Server Engineer
3 16 (24.24%) Server Support
4 15 (22.73%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 15 (22.73%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 13 (19.70%) Analyst
6 11 (16.67%) IT Engineer
6 11 (16.67%) IT Support
6 11 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
7 10 (15.15%) Support Analyst
8 8 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (12.12%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 7 (10.61%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 6 (9.09%) Applications Support
10 6 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.73%) .NET
2 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (7.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 5 (7.58%) STL
4 4 (6.06%) HTML
5 2 (3.03%) Flash
6 1 (1.52%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 38 (57.58%) Windows Server
2 15 (22.73%) Linux
3 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (7.58%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.67%) MVC
2 7 (10.61%) CRM
3 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering
3 5 (7.58%) Software Testing
4 3 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (4.55%) Integration Testing
4 3 (4.55%) ITIL
5 2 (3.03%) ITSM
5 2 (3.03%) SEO
5 2 (3.03%) Video Processing
5 2 (3.03%) Web Design
6 1 (1.52%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.52%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (51.52%) SQL
2 15 (22.73%) C#
3 10 (15.15%) Java
3 10 (15.15%) VB.NET
4 8 (12.12%) VB
5 7 (10.61%) PHP
6 6 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 6 (9.09%) VBA
7 5 (7.58%) C++
8 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.03%) C
9 2 (3.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (10.61%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) Degree
5 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (56.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 27 (40.91%) VMware
2 25 (37.88%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.61%) Cisco
4 6 (9.09%) Oracle
5 5 (7.58%) Sage
6 2 (3.03%) Adobe
7 1 (1.52%) Citrix
7 1 (1.52%) Remedy
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