The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Welsh Language in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Welsh Language over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Welsh Language
Rank 870 892 883
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -9
Permanent jobs citing Welsh Language 39 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.004% 0.021%
As % of the General category 0.079% 0.008% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 39 0 23
Average salary £30,000 - £18,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 - £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 - £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 - £18,000

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

General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
49285 48475 50768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.33% 43.80% 44.03%
Number of salaries quoted 39315 38232 42005
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Welsh Language
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Welsh Language Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Welsh Language
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Welsh Language within the UK.

Welsh Language Salary Trend in the UK

Welsh Language
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Welsh Language over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 within the UK.

Welsh Language Salary Histogram in the UK

Welsh Language
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Welsh Language within the UK over the 3 months to 25 November 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
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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
England - 32 £30,000 -
Northampton - 8 £20,500 -
Northamptonshire - 8 £20,500 -
East Midlands - 8 £20,500 -
South Wales +10 7 £32,000 - 2
Wales +6 7 £32,000 - 2
Cardiff +3 6 £32,000 - 2
Milton Keynes - 1 £30,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £30,000 -
Midlands - 1 £30,000 -
South East - 1 £30,000 -
Blaenau Gwent - 1 £32,000 -

Welsh Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 43 (55.84%) Microsoft
2 34 (44.16%) MS Office
3 32 (41.56%) C
4 28 (36.36%) Time Management
4 28 (36.36%) Line Management
5 24 (31.17%) Mathematics
5 24 (31.17%) ECDL
5 24 (31.17%) Automotive
6 21 (27.27%) VMware
6 21 (27.27%) Finance
7 20 (25.97%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (24.68%) SaaS
8 19 (24.68%) Perl
8 19 (24.68%) Linux
9 18 (23.38%) ITIL
10 15 (19.48%) Python
10 15 (19.48%) Firewall
11 14 (18.18%) CentOS
12 13 (16.88%) Wireshark
13 12 (15.58%) tcpdump
13 12 (15.58%) Debian
13 12 (15.58%) VLAN
13 12 (15.58%) MS Excel
14 11 (14.29%) UNIX
14 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
14 11 (14.29%) Nagios
14 11 (14.29%) Incident Management
14 11 (14.29%) Nessus
14 11 (14.29%) Nmap
15 10 (12.99%) Windows

Welsh Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 4 (5.19%) Apache
2 2 (2.60%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.30%) IIS
3 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.30%) SAS
Applications
1 34 (44.16%) MS Office
2 12 (15.58%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (24.68%) SaaS
2 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.90%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.60%) Office 365
4 2 (2.60%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.48%) Firewall
2 13 (16.88%) Wireshark
3 12 (15.58%) VLAN
3 12 (15.58%) tcpdump
4 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 7 (9.09%) Internet
6 5 (6.49%) HTTP
7 4 (5.19%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (5.19%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (3.90%) DHCP
8 3 (3.90%) VPN
8 3 (3.90%) DNS
8 3 (3.90%) MPLS
9 2 (2.60%) Wireless
9 2 (2.60%) SSL
9 2 (2.60%) VoIP
9 2 (2.60%) WAN
9 2 (2.60%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.30%) SAN
10 1 (1.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.79%) MySQL
2 4 (5.19%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) JIRA
2 1 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (31.17%) Automotive
2 21 (27.27%) Finance
3 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.60%) Banking
4 1 (1.30%) Retail
4 1 (1.30%) French Language
4 1 (1.30%) German Language
4 1 (1.30%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.30%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.30%) Law
4 1 (1.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (7.79%) Analyst
1 6 (7.79%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (7.79%) Administrator
1 6 (7.79%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 6 (7.79%) UNIX Administrator
1 6 (7.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 6 (7.79%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (6.49%) Help Desk Advisor
2 5 (6.49%) Network Engineer
3 4 (5.19%) Help Desk Analyst
3 4 (5.19%) Test Engineer
3 4 (5.19%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (5.19%) Senior Test Engineer
4 3 (3.90%) UNIX Engineer
4 3 (3.90%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (3.90%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 3 (3.90%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (2.60%) Senior Manager
5 2 (2.60%) Account Manager
5 2 (2.60%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) HTML
1 1 (1.30%) CSS
1 1 (1.30%) XML
1 1 (1.30%) jQuery
1 1 (1.30%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (31.17%) Mathematics
2 9 (11.69%) Management Information System
3 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.30%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.30%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.68%) Linux
2 14 (18.18%) CentOS
3 12 (15.58%) Debian
4 11 (14.29%) UNIX
5 10 (12.99%) Windows
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.36%) Time Management
1 28 (36.36%) Line Management
2 18 (23.38%) ITIL
3 11 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 8 (10.39%) Service Management
4 8 (10.39%) Business Continuity
4 8 (10.39%) ITSM
4 8 (10.39%) Mentoring
5 7 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 5 (6.49%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.19%) Automated Testing
7 4 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (5.19%) Software Testing
7 4 (5.19%) Performance Testing
7 4 (5.19%) Security Testing
7 4 (5.19%) Test Scripting
7 4 (5.19%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (5.19%) Test Strategy
8 3 (3.90%) Product Management
9 2 (2.60%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.56%) C
2 19 (24.68%) Perl
3 15 (19.48%) Python
4 5 (6.49%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.90%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.90%) Ruby
5 3 (3.90%) C#
5 3 (3.90%) SQL
6 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (31.17%) ECDL
2 10 (12.99%) SC Cleared
2 10 (12.99%) Security Cleared
3 8 (10.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (6.49%) CCNA
5 4 (5.19%) CCNP
5 4 (5.19%) ISTQB
6 3 (3.90%) Degree
6 3 (3.90%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.90%) ISEB
6 3 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.30%) CCDP
8 1 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (25.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (14.29%) Nmap
3 4 (5.19%) Xen
3 4 (5.19%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.19%) VirtualBox
4 3 (3.90%) XenServer
5 2 (2.60%) vSphere
5 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.60%) ProxySG
5 2 (2.60%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (14.29%) Nagios
1 11 (14.29%) Nessus
2 7 (9.09%) Puppet
3 3 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.60%) WSUS
4 2 (2.60%) SCCM
4 2 (2.60%) SCOM
Vendors
1 43 (55.84%) Microsoft
2 21 (27.27%) VMware
3 8 (10.39%) Cisco
4 4 (5.19%) Juniper
4 4 (5.19%) CheckPoint
4 4 (5.19%) SolarWinds
4 4 (5.19%) T-Plan
5 3 (3.90%) Citrix
5 3 (3.90%) Google
6 2 (2.60%) Mitel
6 2 (2.60%) Blue Coat
6 2 (2.60%) McAfee
6 2 (2.60%) NetApp
6 2 (2.60%) HP
7 1 (1.30%) Dell
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle
7 1 (1.30%) TOWER Software
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