The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bridgend region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 20 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 5.19% 1.59% 3.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.48% 1.59% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £24,750 £36,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.19% +62.22%
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
IT 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
73 63 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 94.81% 100.00% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 56 56 48
Median salary £25,000 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,100 £20,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

IT Support
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Bridgend

IT Support Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT 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 IT Support in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) MS Office
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 9 (69.23%) Office 365
4 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
6 5 (38.46%) Cisco
7 4 (30.77%) NAS
7 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
7 4 (30.77%) Firewall
7 4 (30.77%) DNS
7 4 (30.77%) Linux
7 4 (30.77%) Mac OS X
7 4 (30.77%) Sage
8 3 (23.08%) Internet
8 3 (23.08%) FTP
8 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
9 2 (15.38%) Smartphone
10 1 (7.69%) Advertising

IT 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 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (92.31%) MS Office
2 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
1 4 (30.77%) NAS
2 3 (23.08%) FTP
2 3 (23.08%) Internet
General
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Mac OS X
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) Sage