The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 16 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Internet 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 2.04% - 2.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% - 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £17,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Internet
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 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 30.61% 5.93% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 12
Average salary £36,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.15% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £40,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £38,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Internet
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Internet Salary Trend in Bridgend

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) GIAC
2 1 (50.00%) GCIA
2 1 (50.00%) GCFW
2 1 (50.00%) GCWN
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) CCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIS
2 1 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Trend Micro
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Aruba
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Lumension
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Internet 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 Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) RIP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Escalation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) GIAC
1 1 (50.00%) GCIA
1 1 (50.00%) GCFW
1 1 (50.00%) GCWN
1 1 (50.00%) CCSE
1 1 (50.00%) JNCIS
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Websense
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) Trend Micro
2 1 (50.00%) Aruba
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Lumension