The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Welsh Language in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Welsh Language 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
Welsh Language
Rank 78 102 63
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -39
Permanent jobs citing Welsh Language 16 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.41% 0.17% 2.01%
As % of the General category 3.40% 0.43% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 16
Average salary £32,000 - £17,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 - £16,750
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £25,500 £18,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +41.66%
Welsh Language
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

General Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
470 466 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 41.48% 40.63% 34.34%
Number of salaries quoted 411 417 288
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Welsh Language
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Welsh Language across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Welsh Language Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Welsh Language
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Welsh Language Salary Trend in South Wales

Welsh Language
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Welsh Language across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Welsh Language Salary Histogram in South Wales

Welsh Language
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 Welsh Language within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +17 15 £32,000 - 1
Blaenau Gwent - 1 £32,000 -
Welsh Language
Wales

Welsh Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Welsh Language 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 Welsh Language.

1 23 (60.53%) VMware
1 23 (60.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (57.89%) Finance
3 20 (52.63%) SaaS
3 20 (52.63%) Perl
4 17 (44.74%) Linux
5 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 16 (42.11%) Firewall
6 15 (39.47%) Python
7 14 (36.84%) Windows
8 13 (34.21%) CentOS
8 13 (34.21%) Mentoring
8 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (31.58%) Wireshark
10 11 (28.95%) VLAN
10 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
10 11 (28.95%) Incident Management
11 10 (26.32%) UNIX
11 10 (26.32%) Debian
11 10 (26.32%) tcpdump
12 9 (23.68%) Nmap
12 9 (23.68%) Nagios
12 9 (23.68%) Nessus
12 9 (23.68%) Line Management
12 9 (23.68%) ITIL
13 7 (18.42%) Service Delivery
13 7 (18.42%) Cisco
13 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
14 6 (15.79%) SQL
14 6 (15.79%) HTTP

Welsh Language
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Welsh Language 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 Welsh Language. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.89%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) SAS
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (52.63%) SaaS
2 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (7.89%) Office 365
4 3 (7.89%) IaaS
5 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (42.11%) Firewall
2 12 (31.58%) Wireshark
3 11 (28.95%) VLAN
3 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
4 10 (26.32%) tcpdump
5 6 (15.79%) HTTP
6 5 (13.16%) VPN
6 5 (13.16%) DNS
7 4 (10.53%) SSL
7 4 (10.53%) WAN
7 4 (10.53%) DHCP
7 4 (10.53%) MPLS
7 4 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (7.89%) Wireless
8 3 (7.89%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (7.89%) VoIP
9 1 (2.63%) LAN
9 1 (2.63%) Intranet
9 1 (2.63%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) MySQL
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (57.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) French Language
3 1 (2.63%) German Language
3 1 (2.63%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.63%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.63%) Law
3 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (18.42%) Administrator
1 7 (18.42%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 7 (18.42%) UNIX Administrator
1 7 (18.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 7 (18.42%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (10.53%) Senior Test Engineer
2 4 (10.53%) Test Engineer
2 4 (10.53%) Network Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Security Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Server Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) SCCM Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) XML
2 1 (2.63%) jQuery
2 1 (2.63%) HTML5
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
2 1 (2.63%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.63%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 17 (44.74%) Linux
2 14 (36.84%) Windows
3 13 (34.21%) CentOS
4 10 (26.32%) Debian
4 10 (26.32%) UNIX
5 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Mentoring
2 11 (28.95%) Incident Management
3 9 (23.68%) ITIL
3 9 (23.68%) Line Management
4 7 (18.42%) Service Delivery
5 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 6 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Performance Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Security Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
6 4 (10.53%) Time Management
6 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Change Management
6 4 (10.53%) Test Strategy
7 3 (7.89%) Coaching
7 3 (7.89%) Service Management
7 3 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) Perl
2 15 (39.47%) Python
3 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
4 6 (15.79%) SQL
5 4 (10.53%) Bash Shell
5 4 (10.53%) Ruby
5 4 (10.53%) C#
5 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) CCNA
1 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (10.53%) ISTQB
2 3 (7.89%) ISEB
2 3 (7.89%) CCNP
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (60.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (23.68%) Nmap
3 6 (15.79%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.53%) XenServer
4 4 (10.53%) VirtualBox
5 3 (7.89%) KVM
5 3 (7.89%) vSphere
5 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
5 3 (7.89%) ProxySG
6 2 (5.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) Nagios
1 9 (23.68%) Nessus
2 6 (15.79%) SCCM
2 6 (15.79%) Puppet
3 4 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (7.89%) SCOM
4 3 (7.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (60.53%) VMware
2 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 7 (18.42%) Cisco
4 6 (15.79%) SolarWinds
5 4 (10.53%) T-Plan
5 4 (10.53%) Google
5 4 (10.53%) Juniper
5 4 (10.53%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.89%) McAfee
6 3 (7.89%) NetApp
6 3 (7.89%) HP
6 3 (7.89%) Citrix
6 3 (7.89%) Mitel
6 3 (7.89%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle
7 1 (2.63%) TOWER Software
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