The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 28 42 45
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 59 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.01% 4.16% 3.12%
As % of the General category 15.69% 11.30% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 59 27 15
Average salary £37,500 £30,565 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.68% -23.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,677 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £46,600 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
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 Cardiff region.

General Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
376 239 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 44.66% 36.83% 31.54%
Number of salaries quoted 334 211 145
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £26,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Cardiff

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 55 (58.51%) Degree
2 49 (52.13%) Banking
3 39 (41.49%) Java
3 39 (41.49%) Finance
4 25 (26.60%) Linux
5 24 (25.53%) Cisco
5 24 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (24.47%) HTML
7 22 (23.40%) PHP
7 22 (23.40%) Computer Science
8 21 (22.34%) MS PowerPoint
8 21 (22.34%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (22.34%) DHCP
8 21 (22.34%) OSPF
8 21 (22.34%) BGP
9 20 (21.28%) Back Office
9 20 (21.28%) Microsoft
9 20 (21.28%) JavaScript
10 19 (20.21%) Web Services
10 19 (20.21%) 802.1X
11 18 (19.15%) C#
11 18 (19.15%) Broadband
11 18 (19.15%) MS Excel
12 17 (18.09%) VRRP
12 17 (18.09%) Ethernet
12 17 (18.09%) SNMP
12 17 (18.09%) CCNA
12 17 (18.09%) UML
12 17 (18.09%) Use Case
13 15 (15.96%) Six Sigma

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 4 (4.26%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (4.26%) JBoss
1 4 (4.26%) Tomcat
1 4 (4.26%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (22.34%) MS PowerPoint
2 18 (19.15%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.26%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 5 (5.32%) INSURE/90
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.34%) DHCP
1 21 (22.34%) OSPF
1 21 (22.34%) BGP
2 18 (19.15%) Broadband
3 17 (18.09%) Ethernet
3 17 (18.09%) SNMP
3 17 (18.09%) VRRP
4 15 (15.96%) 802.11
4 15 (15.96%) GPON
5 12 (12.77%) WAN
5 12 (12.77%) LAN
6 7 (7.45%) Wireless
7 6 (6.38%) MPLS
8 5 (5.32%) Firewall
8 5 (5.32%) DNS
9 4 (4.26%) EIGRP
9 4 (4.26%) Spanning Tree
9 4 (4.26%) VPLS
10 3 (3.19%) IPsec
10 3 (3.19%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.38%) DB2
1 6 (6.38%) MongoDB
1 6 (6.38%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.06%) SQLPlus
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (10.64%) Eclipse
2 7 (7.45%) Maven
3 6 (6.38%) NetBeans
3 6 (6.38%) Hudson
3 6 (6.38%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.32%) JMeter
5 3 (3.19%) Ant
6 1 (1.06%) Toad
6 1 (1.06%) Subversion
6 1 (1.06%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.06%) Gradle
General
1 49 (52.13%) Banking
2 39 (41.49%) Finance
3 20 (21.28%) Back Office
4 6 (6.38%) Manufacturing
4 6 (6.38%) Retail
5 5 (5.32%) Marketing
5 5 (5.32%) Electronics
6 1 (1.06%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (21.28%) Analyst
2 18 (19.15%) Developer
3 17 (18.09%) NOC Engineer
3 17 (18.09%) Senior NOC Engineer
4 16 (17.02%) Senior Analyst
5 13 (13.83%) Project Manager
6 11 (11.70%) Principal Engineer
7 10 (10.64%) Network Engineer
8 9 (9.57%) Analyst Programmer
8 9 (9.57%) Programmer
8 9 (9.57%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 9 (9.57%) Senior Programmer
9 8 (8.51%) Front-End Developer
10 7 (7.45%) Senior Test Analyst
10 7 (7.45%) Test Analyst
11 5 (5.32%) Senior Developer
11 5 (5.32%) Software Engineer
11 5 (5.32%) Developer Analyst
11 5 (5.32%) Support Engineer
11 5 (5.32%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (24.47%) HTML
2 19 (20.21%) Web Services
2 19 (20.21%) 802.1X
3 14 (14.89%) HTML5
4 13 (13.83%) SOAP
4 13 (13.83%) CSS
5 10 (10.64%) XML
5 10 (10.64%) Java EE
6 7 (7.45%) Sass
6 7 (7.45%) LESS
7 6 (6.38%) REST
7 6 (6.38%) Servlets
8 5 (5.32%) J2EE
8 5 (5.32%) Backbone.js
8 5 (5.32%) Ember.js
8 5 (5.32%) AngularJS
9 4 (4.26%) Spring Web Flow
9 4 (4.26%) JPA
9 4 (4.26%) Hibernate
9 4 (4.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.40%) Computer Science
2 13 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.64%) Data Centre
4 8 (8.51%) Mobile App
4 8 (8.51%) User Experience
5 5 (5.32%) iSeries
5 5 (5.32%) DTV
6 4 (4.26%) AS400
7 1 (1.06%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.06%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (26.60%) Linux
2 7 (7.45%) UNIX
2 7 (7.45%) Windows
3 6 (6.38%) Android
4 5 (5.32%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.06%) AIX
5 1 (1.06%) HPUX
5 1 (1.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (18.09%) Use Case
2 17 (18.09%) UML
3 15 (15.96%) Six Sigma
4 14 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (13.83%) People Management
5 13 (13.83%) Project Management
5 13 (13.83%) Risk Management
6 10 (10.64%) OO
6 10 (10.64%) Unit Testing
7 7 (7.45%) Mobile Application Development
7 7 (7.45%) Automation Testing
7 7 (7.45%) Functional Programming
7 7 (7.45%) Validation
8 6 (6.38%) Scrum
8 6 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.38%) TDD
8 6 (6.38%) BDD
9 5 (5.32%) Capacity Management
9 5 (5.32%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (41.49%) Java
2 22 (23.40%) PHP
3 20 (21.28%) JavaScript
4 18 (19.15%) C#
5 15 (15.96%) SQL
6 5 (5.32%) RPG
6 5 (5.32%) RPG/400
6 5 (5.32%) RPG IV
7 4 (4.26%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.06%) VB
8 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (58.51%) Degree
2 21 (22.34%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (18.09%) CCNA
4 15 (15.96%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 13 (13.83%) PMP
5 13 (13.83%) PMI Certification
6 6 (6.38%) ISTQB
6 6 (6.38%) ISEB
7 4 (4.26%) CCNP
8 2 (2.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) XenApp
1 2 (2.13%) XenServer
1 2 (2.13%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (25.53%) Cisco
2 20 (21.28%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.51%) Oracle
4 5 (5.32%) SAP
5 4 (4.26%) IBM
6 3 (3.19%) Avaya
7 2 (2.13%) Apple
7 2 (2.13%) Citrix
8 1 (1.06%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.06%) Aastra
8 1 (1.06%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.06%) F5
8 1 (1.06%) NetApp
8 1 (1.06%) EMC
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