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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Welsh Language
Rank 93 - 85
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Welsh Language 14 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.01% - 0.69%
As % of the General category 2.46% - 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 7
Average salary £32,500 - £17,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £26,000 £17,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +48.57%
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
569 414 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 41.23% 41.44% 38.11%
Number of salaries quoted 492 326 349
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 - 14 £32,500 -
Welsh Language
UK

Welsh Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 11 (52.38%) VMware
1 11 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (47.62%) Line Management
2 10 (47.62%) Mentoring
3 9 (42.86%) SaaS
3 9 (42.86%) Firewall
3 9 (42.86%) Finance
3 9 (42.86%) Perl
3 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 8 (38.10%) Windows
4 8 (38.10%) Python
5 7 (33.33%) SCCM
6 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
6 6 (28.57%) SolarWinds
6 6 (28.57%) Wireshark
6 6 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 6 (28.57%) HTTP
6 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
6 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (23.81%) SSL
7 5 (23.81%) SLA
7 5 (23.81%) XML
7 5 (23.81%) PHP
7 5 (23.81%) OWASP
7 5 (23.81%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (19.05%) PowerShell

Welsh Language
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (42.86%) SaaS
3 3 (14.29%) Office 365
3 3 (14.29%) IaaS
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) Wireshark
2 6 (28.57%) HTTP
3 5 (23.81%) Reverse Proxy
3 5 (23.81%) SSL
4 4 (19.05%) VPN
4 4 (19.05%) DNS
4 4 (19.05%) WAN
5 3 (14.29%) DHCP
5 3 (14.29%) VoIP
5 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (14.29%) tcpdump
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (14.29%) Wireless
5 3 (14.29%) VLAN
5 3 (14.29%) MPLS
6 1 (4.76%) VPLS
6 1 (4.76%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Law
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Security Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) SCCM Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Web Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Information Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) jQuery
2 1 (4.76%) HTML5
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.76%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (4.76%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) CentOS
2 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
3 3 (14.29%) Debian
3 3 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Line Management
1 10 (47.62%) Mentoring
2 6 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 5 (23.81%) OWASP
4 4 (19.05%) Coaching
4 4 (19.05%) Change Management
4 4 (19.05%) Service Management
4 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.76%) Business Development
6 1 (4.76%) Time Management
6 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Perl
2 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) Python
3 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 5 (23.81%) PHP
5 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby
6 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) CCNP
1 3 (14.29%) CCNA
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.76%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 3 (14.29%) ProxySG
3 3 (14.29%) Nmap
3 3 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (4.76%) KVM
4 1 (4.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) SCCM
2 3 (14.29%) SCOM
2 3 (14.29%) Nagios
2 3 (14.29%) Nessus
2 3 (14.29%) WSUS
3 1 (4.76%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco
4 3 (14.29%) HP
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix
4 3 (14.29%) Juniper
4 3 (14.29%) NetApp
4 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 3 (14.29%) McAfee
4 3 (14.29%) Mitel
4 3 (14.29%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.76%) Google
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle