The first 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Bridgend region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 15 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 2.44% 4.48% -
As % of the General category 20.00% 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £22,500 £32,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.68% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.04%
General Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
5 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 12.20% 13.43% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 3
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Telecoms
South Wales

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 1 August 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) VoIP
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 3 (42.86%) ProCurve
3 3 (42.86%) Blue Coat
3 3 (42.86%) Fortinet
3 3 (42.86%) Matrix Management
3 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
3 3 (42.86%) Aruba
3 3 (42.86%) Lync
3 3 (42.86%) F5
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (28.57%) Legal
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) CCDA
5 1 (14.29%) CCDP
5 1 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (14.29%) Avaya
5 1 (14.29%) CGI

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 3 (42.86%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) VoIP
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) WLAN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Design Authority
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CGI
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Matrix Management
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) CCNP
4 2 (28.57%) CCDA
5 1 (14.29%) CCDP
5 1 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (14.29%) CCIE
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) ProCurve
3 3 (42.86%) Blue Coat
3 3 (42.86%) Fortinet
3 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) Aruba
3 3 (42.86%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Avaya
4 1 (14.29%) Riverbed