The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Welsh Language in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Welsh Language over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Welsh Language
Rank 95 87 94
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Welsh Language 7 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.51% 0.99% 0.24%
As % of the General category 1.31% 2.42% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 3
Average salary £36,250 £31,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.93% +47.61%
UK excluding London average salary £20,500 £31,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year
-33.87% +47.61%
Welsh Language
UK

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

General Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
533 495 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 38.54% 40.71% 30.59%
Number of salaries quoted 458 387 320
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Welsh Language
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Welsh Language Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Welsh Language
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Welsh Language Salary Trend in Wales

Welsh Language
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Welsh Language across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Welsh Language Salary Histogram in Wales

Welsh Language
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
South Wales -13 6 £36,250 +16.93% 1
North Wales - 1 - -
Welsh Language
UK

Welsh Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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 14 (60.87%) VMware
2 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 12 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (47.83%) SaaS
4 10 (43.48%) Line Management
4 10 (43.48%) Mentoring
4 10 (43.48%) Firewall
4 10 (43.48%) Perl
5 9 (39.13%) Python
6 8 (34.78%) HTTP
6 8 (34.78%) SQL
6 8 (34.78%) Windows
6 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
7 7 (30.43%) Linux
7 7 (30.43%) SCCM
8 6 (26.09%) CentOS
8 6 (26.09%) SolarWinds
8 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
8 6 (26.09%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (26.09%) UNIX
8 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
8 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (26.09%) Wireshark
9 5 (21.74%) Reverse Proxy
9 5 (21.74%) Change Management
9 5 (21.74%) XML
9 5 (21.74%) ITIL
9 5 (21.74%) PHP
9 5 (21.74%) JavaScript

Welsh Language
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (47.83%) SaaS
3 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (13.04%) Office 365
4 3 (13.04%) IaaS
5 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) Firewall
2 8 (34.78%) HTTP
3 6 (26.09%) Wireshark
4 5 (21.74%) Reverse Proxy
4 5 (21.74%) SSL
5 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
5 4 (17.39%) VPN
5 4 (17.39%) DNS
5 4 (17.39%) WAN
5 4 (17.39%) VLAN
6 3 (13.04%) DHCP
6 3 (13.04%) VoIP
6 3 (13.04%) MPLS
6 3 (13.04%) Wireless
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (13.04%) tcpdump
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (4.35%) LAN
7 1 (4.35%) VPLS
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Security Engineer
1 5 (21.74%) Application Security Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) SCCM Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) UNIX Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Server Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Network Operations Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Network Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Operations Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Web Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) XML
1 5 (21.74%) PCRE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Linux
3 6 (26.09%) CentOS
3 6 (26.09%) UNIX
4 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
5 3 (13.04%) Debian
6 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Line Management
1 10 (43.48%) Mentoring
2 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
2 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (26.09%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (21.74%) OWASP
3 5 (21.74%) Change Management
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
4 4 (17.39%) Service Management
4 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Coaching
5 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
5 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
5 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.70%) People Management
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.70%) Analytics
7 1 (4.35%) Validation
7 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.35%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Perl
2 9 (39.13%) Python
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) PHP
4 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.35%) Ruby
6 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) CCNP
1 3 (13.04%) CCNA
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
3 3 (13.04%) ProxySG
3 3 (13.04%) vSphere
3 3 (13.04%) iptables
4 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.35%) KVM
4 1 (4.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) SCOM
2 3 (13.04%) Nagios
2 3 (13.04%) Nessus
2 3 (13.04%) Nmap
2 3 (13.04%) WSUS
3 1 (4.35%) Puppet
3 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) VMware
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) SolarWinds
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 3 (13.04%) HP
4 3 (13.04%) Citrix
4 3 (13.04%) Juniper
4 3 (13.04%) NetApp
4 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
4 3 (13.04%) McAfee
4 3 (13.04%) Mitel
4 3 (13.04%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.35%) Google
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