The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 13 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 6.45% 1.59% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.67% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £31,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -15.06%
Broadband
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 24.19% 15.87% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 11
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +109.30%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Broadband across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Broadband
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Broadband Salary Trend in Bridgend

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Broadband 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 Broadband.

1 4 (100.00%) ADSL
1 4 (100.00%) ISDN
1 4 (100.00%) PBX
1 4 (100.00%) WLAN
1 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) PPP
1 4 (100.00%) RIP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) OpenView
1 4 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (100.00%) Nortel
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Avaya
1 4 (100.00%) BMC
1 4 (100.00%) Nokia
1 4 (100.00%) Siemens
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) Remedy
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) FDDI

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Broadband 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 Broadband. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Lync
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) ADSL
1 4 (100.00%) ISDN
1 4 (100.00%) PBX
1 4 (100.00%) WLAN
1 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) PPP
1 4 (100.00%) RIP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) FDDI
1 4 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) OpenView
1 4 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (100.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Nortel
1 4 (100.00%) Avaya
1 4 (100.00%) BMC
1 4 (100.00%) Nokia
1 4 (100.00%) Siemens
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Remedy
1 4 (100.00%) 3Com
1 4 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 4 (100.00%) F5
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22,000 - £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits and shift allowance
Posted: 25 days ago