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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank - - 5
Permanent jobs citing Internet 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend - - 10.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £17,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
9 30 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 20.45% 27.27% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 6
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +3.65%
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 19 December 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Websense
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Lumension
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) Escalation Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Websense
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Lumension