The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 17 19 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 4.69% 2.04% 1.50%
As % of the General category 42.86% 33.33% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Telecoms
South Wales

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

General Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
7 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 10.94% 6.12% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 10
Average salary £36,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.88% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £42,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £50,000 £52,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Bridgend

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms.

1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (33.33%) CCNP
3 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (22.22%) CCNA
4 2 (22.22%) Juniper
4 2 (22.22%) VoIP
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Junos
5 1 (11.11%) F5
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Active Directory

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) IPsec
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) Junos
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) CCNP
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Mitel
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
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