The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 73 64 47
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -17
Permanent jobs citing Internet 35 28 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.58% 2.69% 3.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.51% 12.96% 20.28%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 42
Average salary £38,400 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.94% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £17,925
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Internet
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
304 216 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 22.44% 20.73% 19.24%
Number of salaries quoted 240 192 196
Average salary £38,400 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Internet
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Internet Salary Trend in Wales

Internet
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Internet Salary Histogram in Wales

Internet
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
(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
South Wales -4 31 £38,400 +28.00% 6
North Wales -2 3 £28,000 -16.41% 1
West Wales +4 1 - -
Internet
UK

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 32 (39.51%) Degree
2 31 (38.27%) Windows
3 29 (35.80%) Microsoft
4 27 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 26 (32.10%) HTTP
5 26 (32.10%) JavaScript
5 26 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (30.86%) Cisco
7 24 (29.63%) Firewall
8 22 (27.16%) Java
8 22 (27.16%) Linux
9 21 (25.93%) Software Engineering
10 19 (23.46%) Computer Science
10 19 (23.46%) HTML
10 19 (23.46%) Active Directory
11 18 (22.22%) C
11 18 (22.22%) ITIL
12 17 (20.99%) DNS
13 16 (19.75%) MS Excel
13 16 (19.75%) Advertising
13 16 (19.75%) VMware
14 15 (18.52%) .NET
15 14 (17.28%) SQL
15 14 (17.28%) E-Commerce
15 14 (17.28%) Microsoft Certification
15 14 (17.28%) Marketing
15 14 (17.28%) Mobile Marketing
16 13 (16.05%) Load Balancing
16 13 (16.05%) HP
16 13 (16.05%) OO

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 11 (13.58%) Apache
1 11 (13.58%) IIS
2 8 (9.88%) CMS
2 8 (9.88%) Commerce Server
3 6 (7.41%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (19.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.58%) PaaS
2 2 (2.47%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 26 (32.10%) HTTP
3 24 (29.63%) Firewall
4 17 (20.99%) DNS
5 12 (14.81%) LAN
6 10 (12.35%) SAN
6 10 (12.35%) WAN
7 9 (11.11%) VPN
7 9 (11.11%) DVB
8 7 (8.64%) FTP
9 6 (7.41%) SSL
10 5 (6.17%) IPv4
10 5 (6.17%) DHCP
11 4 (4.94%) IPv6
11 4 (4.94%) NAS
12 3 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (3.70%) MPLS
13 2 (2.47%) IPsec
13 2 (2.47%) Intranet
13 2 (2.47%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.81%) Big Data
2 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.64%) MySQL
3 7 (8.64%) Data Mining
4 6 (7.41%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.70%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (13.58%) JIRA
2 4 (4.94%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.70%) Automake
3 3 (3.70%) GCC
3 3 (3.70%) GDB
3 3 (3.70%) Subversion
4 2 (2.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.47%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.23%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.23%) Bugzilla
General
1 16 (19.75%) Advertising
2 14 (17.28%) Marketing
3 8 (9.88%) Finance
4 5 (6.17%) Games
5 1 (1.23%) Back Office
5 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (22.22%) Developer
2 14 (17.28%) Support Engineer
3 13 (16.05%) Software Engineer
4 8 (9.88%) Software Developer
5 7 (8.64%) Java Developer
5 7 (8.64%) Network Engineer
5 7 (8.64%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (7.41%) Architect
6 6 (7.41%) Team Leader
6 6 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) Linux Support
6 6 (7.41%) Linux Support Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) AIX Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Project Manager
7 5 (6.17%) Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Support Technician
8 4 (4.94%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (23.46%) HTML
2 15 (18.52%) .NET
3 12 (14.81%) Web Services
4 9 (11.11%) XML
5 8 (9.88%) .NET Framework
6 7 (8.64%) REST
6 7 (8.64%) SOAP
7 6 (7.41%) WebKit
8 5 (6.17%) Pthreads
8 5 (6.17%) POSIX
9 4 (4.94%) CSS
9 4 (4.94%) HTML5
10 3 (3.70%) GStreamer
10 3 (3.70%) RESTful
10 3 (3.70%) OpenGL
11 2 (2.47%) Hibernate
11 2 (2.47%) Spring
11 2 (2.47%) Ajax
11 2 (2.47%) LAMP
11 2 (2.47%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.46%) Computer Science
2 11 (13.58%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.41%) Streaming Video
3 6 (7.41%) Clustering
3 6 (7.41%) HACMP
3 6 (7.41%) Cryptography
3 6 (7.41%) iPad
3 6 (7.41%) Video on Demand
3 6 (7.41%) iPhone
3 6 (7.41%) Over-the-Top Content
4 5 (6.17%) Algorithms
4 5 (6.17%) RIA
5 4 (4.94%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (4.94%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.70%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.47%) User Experience
7 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 31 (38.27%) Windows
2 22 (27.16%) Linux
3 9 (11.11%) UNIX
4 7 (8.64%) Android
4 7 (8.64%) Apple iOS
5 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (7.41%) Mac OS X
5 6 (7.41%) AIX
5 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (25.93%) Software Engineering
3 18 (22.22%) ITIL
4 14 (17.28%) E-Commerce
4 14 (17.28%) Mobile Marketing
5 13 (16.05%) Load Balancing
5 13 (16.05%) OO
6 12 (14.81%) Web Application Development
7 11 (13.58%) Time Management
8 10 (12.35%) Mentoring
8 10 (12.35%) Coaching
9 9 (11.11%) DRM
10 8 (9.88%) Project Management
11 7 (8.64%) Web Development
12 6 (7.41%) Service Delivery
13 5 (6.17%) Risk Analysis
13 5 (6.17%) PRINCE2
13 5 (6.17%) Change Management
14 4 (4.94%) ERP
14 4 (4.94%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.10%) JavaScript
2 22 (27.16%) Java
3 18 (22.22%) C
4 14 (17.28%) SQL
5 11 (13.58%) C++
6 6 (7.41%) Python
6 6 (7.41%) PHP
6 6 (7.41%) Objective-C
7 4 (4.94%) VB
7 4 (4.94%) C#
8 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (39.51%) Degree
2 14 (17.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (9.88%) MCSE
3 8 (9.88%) MCP
4 7 (8.64%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (7.41%) RHCE
5 6 (7.41%) IBM AIX Certification
5 6 (7.41%) SAP Certification
6 5 (6.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (4.94%) CCIE
8 3 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (3.70%) MCITP
8 3 (3.70%) CCNA
9 1 (1.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.23%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 1 (1.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) ISO 9001
1 6 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.47%) QA
System Software
1 19 (23.46%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.88%) Hyper-V
3 6 (7.41%) PowerHA
3 6 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (12.35%) NetBackup
2 3 (3.70%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (3.70%) Tivoli
2 3 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (35.80%) Microsoft
2 25 (30.86%) Cisco
3 16 (19.75%) VMware
4 13 (16.05%) HP
5 10 (12.35%) Veritas
6 9 (11.11%) Perforce
7 8 (9.88%) SAP
8 7 (8.64%) Citrix
9 6 (7.41%) Red Hat
9 6 (7.41%) IBM
10 5 (6.17%) CheckPoint
11 4 (4.94%) Symantec
11 4 (4.94%) Sage
12 3 (3.70%) F5
12 3 (3.70%) Oracle
12 3 (3.70%) Juniper
12 3 (3.70%) Apple
13 2 (2.47%) Atlassian
13 2 (2.47%) Google
13 2 (2.47%) SolarWinds
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