The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 46 58 43
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Permanent jobs citing Internet 22 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.55% 0.86% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.94% 3.68% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 2
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -25.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £34,000 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £36,000 £47,250
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 Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
138 136 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.26% 23.37% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 128 120 71
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Internet
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Internet Salary Trend in Cardiff

Internet
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Internet Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 30 (73.17%) Cisco
2 29 (70.73%) Firewall
3 19 (46.34%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (41.46%) LAN
4 17 (41.46%) WAN
4 17 (41.46%) Load Balancing
5 15 (36.59%) TCP/IP
6 13 (31.71%) Windows
6 13 (31.71%) CCNA
6 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
7 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
8 11 (26.83%) VMware
8 11 (26.83%) MPLS
8 11 (26.83%) DNS
8 11 (26.83%) ITIL
9 10 (24.39%) MS Exchange
9 10 (24.39%) VPN
9 10 (24.39%) Finance
10 9 (21.95%) F5
11 8 (19.51%) CheckPoint
11 8 (19.51%) CCNP
12 7 (17.07%) HP
12 7 (17.07%) IIS
12 7 (17.07%) Citrix
13 6 (14.63%) NetBackup
13 6 (14.63%) Degree
13 6 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (14.63%) AIX
13 6 (14.63%) Linux

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (24.39%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.07%) IIS
3 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (9.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (9.76%) Apache
4 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.88%) Commerce Server
5 2 (4.88%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (70.73%) Firewall
2 17 (41.46%) LAN
2 17 (41.46%) WAN
3 15 (36.59%) TCP/IP
4 11 (26.83%) DNS
4 11 (26.83%) MPLS
5 10 (24.39%) VPN
6 6 (14.63%) FTP
6 6 (14.63%) SAN
6 6 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (14.63%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (12.20%) VoIP
8 4 (9.76%) DHCP
8 4 (9.76%) OSPF
8 4 (9.76%) BGP
8 4 (9.76%) IPv4
8 4 (9.76%) IPv6
9 3 (7.32%) IPsec
10 2 (4.88%) DWDM
10 2 (4.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Ant
1 1 (2.44%) JUnit
1 1 (2.44%) CruiseControl
1 1 (2.44%) Subversion
1 1 (2.44%) Maven
1 1 (2.44%) JIRA
1 1 (2.44%) Selenium
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.44%) Mercurial
1 1 (2.44%) JBehave
1 1 (2.44%) WebDriver
1 1 (2.44%) Hudson
1 1 (2.44%) Gerrit
1 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Retail
3 3 (7.32%) Advertising
4 2 (4.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Support Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Network Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Server Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Server Support
4 5 (12.20%) Network Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Server Support Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Network Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Linux Support
5 4 (9.76%) Network Team Leader
5 4 (9.76%) Linux Support Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) AIX Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Team Leader
6 3 (7.32%) Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Service Desk Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.88%) WCF
2 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.44%) JSON
3 1 (2.44%) SOAP
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) XML
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) HACMP
2 4 (9.76%) Clustering
3 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) AIX
2 6 (14.63%) Linux
2 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Load Balancing
2 11 (26.83%) ITIL
3 5 (12.20%) Incident Management
4 3 (7.32%) Time Management
4 3 (7.32%) BDD
4 3 (7.32%) Project Management
4 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.32%) TDD
4 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.88%) Coaching
5 2 (4.88%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (4.88%) TQM
5 2 (4.88%) MVC
5 2 (4.88%) Quality Management
5 2 (4.88%) Process Management
5 2 (4.88%) Change Management
5 2 (4.88%) OO
5 2 (4.88%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.88%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) C#
3 1 (2.44%) Java
3 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.44%) XQuery
3 1 (2.44%) XPath
3 1 (2.44%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 19 (46.34%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (31.71%) CCNA
3 8 (19.51%) CCNP
4 6 (14.63%) CCIE
4 6 (14.63%) Degree
5 5 (12.20%) CCDP
5 5 (12.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (9.76%) RHCE
6 4 (9.76%) IBM AIX Certification
7 2 (4.88%) MCP
7 2 (4.88%) MCSE
7 2 (4.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (4.88%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 2 (4.88%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.44%) ISEB
8 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) PowerHA
3 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) NetBackup
2 5 (12.20%) HP Data Protector
2 5 (12.20%) Tivoli
2 5 (12.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (73.17%) Cisco
2 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
3 11 (26.83%) VMware
4 9 (21.95%) F5
5 8 (19.51%) CheckPoint
6 7 (17.07%) HP
6 7 (17.07%) Citrix
7 4 (9.76%) IBM
7 4 (9.76%) Veritas
7 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.88%) Juniper
8 2 (4.88%) Minitab
8 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.44%) Google
9 1 (2.44%) Oracle