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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South Wales / Bridgend
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 1 13
Rank change year-on-year -5 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 40 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 10.53% 60.61% 7.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 95.24% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 37 4
Median salary £36,500 £24,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.08% -40.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.81%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Bridgend
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 4 42 6
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bridgend 21.05% 63.64% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 38 5
Median salary £40,000 £24,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.66% -40.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £18,000 £14,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,500 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bridgend citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 29 March 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%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Embedded Compact

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Engineering Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Veeam
1 2 (66.67%) VMware