Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South Wales > Bridgend
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 10 2
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 3 14 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 9.09% 18.18% 42.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.75% 73.68% 84.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 55
Bridgend median annual salary £24,500 £22,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% -11.76% -30.14%
10th Percentile £18,850 £19,850 £19,250
90th Percentile £28,150 £40,250 £38,000
South Wales median annual salary £31,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year -3.08% -4.41% +4.62%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bridgend
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 16 19 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 48.48% 24.68% 50.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 67
Bridgend median annual salary £36,250 £30,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.83% +10.00% -24.66%
10th Percentile £24,750 £20,725 £19,250
90th Percentile £40,625 £40,250 £42,000
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bridgend.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Bridgend

Windows
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows in Bridgend.

Salary trend for Windows in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bridgend region with a requirement for Windows.

1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) MCTS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft