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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 38 62 65
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +3
Permanent jobs citing Internet 58 35 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.72% 3.14% 2.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.11% 16.28% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 53 29 20
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,100 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Internet
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 South Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
251 215 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 20.42% 19.28% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 222 188 200
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Internet
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Internet Salary Trend in South Wales

Internet
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Internet Salary Histogram in South Wales

Internet
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +20 47 £45,000 +27.65%
Bridgend - 5 £30,000 -
Caerphilly +8 3 £27,500 -29.48%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 3 £27,500 -
Newport -11 1 - -
Internet
Wales

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 52 (49.06%) Microsoft
2 37 (34.91%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (33.02%) Windows
4 33 (31.13%) Finance
5 32 (30.19%) Back Office
6 29 (27.36%) MS Excel
6 29 (27.36%) ITIL
7 25 (23.58%) C++
7 25 (23.58%) JavaScript
7 25 (23.58%) OO
7 25 (23.58%) HTTP
7 25 (23.58%) Degree
8 24 (22.64%) Web Application Development
8 24 (22.64%) C
8 24 (22.64%) DRM
8 24 (22.64%) DVB
8 24 (22.64%) PlayReady
9 23 (21.70%) Business Transformation
9 23 (21.70%) VMware
10 22 (20.75%) Firewall
11 20 (18.87%) Perforce
11 20 (18.87%) JIRA
12 19 (17.92%) Cisco
13 18 (16.98%) HTML
13 18 (16.98%) TCP/IP
13 18 (16.98%) Apple iOS
14 17 (16.04%) Android
14 17 (16.04%) Software Engineering
14 17 (16.04%) CCNA
14 17 (16.04%) Cisco Certification

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 13 (12.26%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.43%) IIS
3 9 (8.49%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (8.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (8.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (7.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (6.60%) Apache
6 4 (3.77%) Lync
7 1 (0.94%) CMS
7 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.94%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 29 (27.36%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.94%) PaaS
2 1 (0.94%) IaaS
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (23.58%) HTTP
2 24 (22.64%) DVB
3 22 (20.75%) Firewall
4 18 (16.98%) TCP/IP
5 9 (8.49%) DNS
6 5 (4.72%) OSPF
6 5 (4.72%) BGP
6 5 (4.72%) VPN
6 5 (4.72%) PPP
6 5 (4.72%) RIP
6 5 (4.72%) ADSL
6 5 (4.72%) Broadband
6 5 (4.72%) ISDN
6 5 (4.72%) EIGRP
6 5 (4.72%) FDDI
6 5 (4.72%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (4.72%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (4.72%) Network Security
6 5 (4.72%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (4.72%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (18.87%) JIRA
2 1 (0.94%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.94%) NUnit
General
1 33 (31.13%) Finance
2 32 (30.19%) Back Office
3 16 (15.09%) Banking
4 4 (3.77%) Legal
5 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.83%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (16.04%) Support Engineer
2 16 (15.09%) Team Leader
3 14 (13.21%) Architect
3 14 (13.21%) Project Manager
4 11 (10.38%) Technical Engineer
4 11 (10.38%) Support Specialist
5 10 (9.43%) Server Engineer
5 10 (9.43%) Server Support
5 10 (9.43%) Server Support Engineer
6 9 (8.49%) 1st Line Support
7 8 (7.55%) Desktop Team Leader
7 8 (7.55%) Network Engineer
8 7 (6.60%) Programme Manager
8 7 (6.60%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 7 (6.60%) UNIX Specialist
8 7 (6.60%) UNIX Support
9 6 (5.66%) Analyst
9 6 (5.66%) Technical Support
10 5 (4.72%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (4.72%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (22.64%) PlayReady
2 18 (16.98%) HTML
3 8 (7.55%) OpenGL
3 8 (7.55%) GStreamer
3 8 (7.55%) WebKit
4 3 (2.83%) .NET
5 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.89%) COM
5 2 (1.89%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.89%) XML
6 1 (0.94%) XSLT
6 1 (0.94%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.94%) SignalR
6 1 (0.94%) JSON
6 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.94%) HTML5
6 1 (0.94%) CSS
6 1 (0.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.09%) Cryptography
1 16 (15.09%) iPhone
1 16 (15.09%) iPad
2 14 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (11.32%) Computer Science
3 12 (11.32%) Streaming Video
4 9 (8.49%) Mobile App
4 9 (8.49%) Video on Demand
4 9 (8.49%) Over-the-Top Content
5 7 (6.60%) Internet of Things
5 7 (6.60%) Clustering
6 5 (4.72%) Mainframe
6 5 (4.72%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.72%) Statistics
7 4 (3.77%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (3.77%) BYOD
7 4 (3.77%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.94%) RMADS
8 1 (0.94%) iSeries
8 1 (0.94%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 35 (33.02%) Windows
2 18 (16.98%) Apple iOS
3 17 (16.04%) Android
4 16 (15.09%) Mac OS X
5 12 (11.32%) AIX
6 11 (10.38%) Linux
7 10 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (8.49%) UNIX
8 9 (8.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (6.60%) Solaris
10 1 (0.94%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (34.91%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (27.36%) ITIL
3 25 (23.58%) OO
4 24 (22.64%) DRM
4 24 (22.64%) Web Application Development
5 23 (21.70%) Business Transformation
6 17 (16.04%) Software Engineering
7 16 (15.09%) Target Operating Model
8 15 (14.15%) Mentoring
8 15 (14.15%) Project Management
8 15 (14.15%) PRINCE2
9 14 (13.21%) PRINCE
9 14 (13.21%) Coaching
10 12 (11.32%) Migration
11 10 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (9.43%) Change Management
11 10 (9.43%) iOS Development
12 9 (8.49%) Android Development
12 9 (8.49%) Load Balancing
12 9 (8.49%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (23.58%) C++
1 25 (23.58%) JavaScript
2 24 (22.64%) C
3 16 (15.09%) Java
3 16 (15.09%) Objective-C
4 2 (1.89%) SQL
4 2 (1.89%) C#
5 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (23.58%) Degree
2 17 (16.04%) CCNA
2 17 (16.04%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (12.26%) APMP
3 13 (12.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 8 (7.55%) Security Cleared
4 8 (7.55%) SAP Certification
5 7 (6.60%) RHCE
6 6 (5.66%) CCNP
6 6 (5.66%) CISSP
7 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (3.77%) CISA
7 4 (3.77%) CISM
7 4 (3.77%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.83%) MCITP
9 2 (1.89%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (1.89%) ISEB
10 1 (0.94%) MCP
10 1 (0.94%) MCSE
10 1 (0.94%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (7.55%) ISO 9001
2 8 (7.55%) SLA
3 4 (3.77%) COBIT
3 4 (3.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (13.21%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (7.55%) NetBackup
2 6 (5.66%) HP Data Protector
2 6 (5.66%) Tivoli
2 6 (5.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (4.72%) OpenView
3 5 (4.72%) CiscoWorks
3 5 (4.72%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 52 (49.06%) Microsoft
2 23 (21.70%) VMware
3 20 (18.87%) Perforce
4 19 (17.92%) Cisco
5 15 (14.15%) HP
6 13 (12.26%) Citrix
7 8 (7.55%) SAP
7 8 (7.55%) Apple
7 8 (7.55%) SolarWinds
8 7 (6.60%) Veritas
8 7 (6.60%) Red Hat
9 5 (4.72%) BMC
9 5 (4.72%) Nokia
9 5 (4.72%) CheckPoint
9 5 (4.72%) Remedy
9 5 (4.72%) 3Com
9 5 (4.72%) Unisys
9 5 (4.72%) Nortel
9 5 (4.72%) F5
9 5 (4.72%) SonicWALL