The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bridgend region that had 1st Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
First Line Support
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 3.03% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £18,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £20,000 £20,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
1st Line Support
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
60 73 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 90.91% 100.00% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 51 64 41
Median salary £31,500 £33,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.97% -8.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,750 £17,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,700 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

The demand trend of job ads across the Bridgend region that featured 1st Line Support in the job title.

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 1st Line Support across the Bridgend region.

1st Line Support Salary Trend in Bridgend

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 1st Line Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bridgend region featuring 1st Line Support in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Sage
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Sage