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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 14 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 9.52% 3.39% -
As % of the General category 40.00% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £53,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
General Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
15 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 23.81% 6.78% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 5
Average salary £45,000 £39,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.64% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £27,800 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,200 £36,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Bridgend region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 18 (72.00%) VoIP
1 18 (72.00%) Cisco
2 16 (64.00%) ITIL
2 16 (64.00%) SC Cleared
2 16 (64.00%) Security Cleared
3 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (52.00%) Wireless
4 13 (52.00%) HP
4 13 (52.00%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (52.00%) Juniper
4 13 (52.00%) SAN
4 13 (52.00%) ProCurve
4 13 (52.00%) Blue Coat
4 13 (52.00%) Aruba
4 13 (52.00%) Lync
4 13 (52.00%) F5
4 13 (52.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (48.00%) Fortinet
5 12 (48.00%) CCNP
6 8 (32.00%) CCIE
6 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (32.00%) Riverbed
7 7 (28.00%) CCDP
8 5 (20.00%) Legal
8 5 (20.00%) WAN
8 5 (20.00%) CCDA
8 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
8 5 (20.00%) McAfee
8 5 (20.00%) LAN
8 5 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (52.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 18 (72.00%) VoIP
2 13 (52.00%) Wireless
2 13 (52.00%) SAN
2 13 (52.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (20.00%) WAN
3 5 (20.00%) LAN
3 5 (20.00%) Firewall
3 5 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Junior Software Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Network Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Design Authority
4 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Junior
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Junior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) Network Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Network Design Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Zend Framework
2 2 (8.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) ITIL
2 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 5 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (12.00%) Matrix Management
4 3 (12.00%) Service Management
5 1 (4.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) PHP
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) SC Cleared
1 16 (64.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (52.00%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (48.00%) CCNP
4 8 (32.00%) CCIE
5 7 (28.00%) CCDP
6 5 (20.00%) CCDA
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Cisco
2 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (52.00%) HP
3 13 (52.00%) Juniper
3 13 (52.00%) ProCurve
3 13 (52.00%) Blue Coat
3 13 (52.00%) Aruba
3 13 (52.00%) F5
4 12 (48.00%) Fortinet
5 8 (32.00%) Riverbed
6 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 5 (20.00%) McAfee
7 3 (12.00%) Zend
7 3 (12.00%) Oracle