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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 44 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 18 38 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.41% 5.13% 5.10%
As % of the General category 8.11% 11.05% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 35 31
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £30,565
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +30.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £33,173 £29,129
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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
222 344 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.05% 46.42% 43.73%
Number of salaries quoted 198 255 257
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,550
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 31 (43.66%) Banking
2 27 (38.03%) Finance
3 22 (30.99%) Cisco
4 21 (29.58%) LAN
4 21 (29.58%) Avaya
5 20 (28.17%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (26.76%) Unified Communications
6 19 (26.76%) HTML
7 18 (25.35%) Java
8 17 (23.94%) JavaScript
9 15 (21.13%) WAN
10 14 (19.72%) DHCP
10 14 (19.72%) DNS
10 14 (19.72%) CCNP
10 14 (19.72%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (19.72%) Internet
10 14 (19.72%) MPLS
10 14 (19.72%) Degree
11 13 (18.31%) HTML5
11 13 (18.31%) CheckPoint
11 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
11 13 (18.31%) PHP
12 12 (16.90%) Unix
12 12 (16.90%) Linux
12 12 (16.90%) JBoss
12 12 (16.90%) Objective-C
12 12 (16.90%) Apple iOS
12 12 (16.90%) Unit Testing
12 12 (16.90%) Multithreading
12 12 (16.90%) Android

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (16.90%) JBoss
2 7 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (9.86%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.45%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.04%) Skype for Business
5 4 (5.63%) WebSphere
5 4 (5.63%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.82%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.82%) Documentum
6 2 (2.82%) FileNet
6 2 (2.82%) IIS
6 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) MS Office
2 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) GitHub
1 2 (2.82%) Office 365
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (29.58%) LAN
2 19 (26.76%) Unified Communications
3 15 (21.13%) WAN
4 14 (19.72%) DHCP
4 14 (19.72%) DNS
4 14 (19.72%) Internet
4 14 (19.72%) MPLS
5 8 (11.27%) BGP
5 8 (11.27%) BIG-IP
5 8 (11.27%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (11.27%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (11.27%) OSPF
5 8 (11.27%) VPN
6 5 (7.04%) Skype
6 5 (7.04%) WebEx
7 1 (1.41%) Broadband
7 1 (1.41%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
1 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.41%) MySQL
2 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Eclipse
1 4 (5.63%) JMeter
2 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (43.66%) Banking
2 27 (38.03%) Finance
3 5 (7.04%) Billing
4 3 (4.23%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.82%) Advertising
5 2 (2.82%) Electronics
5 2 (2.82%) Marketing
5 2 (2.82%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 18 (25.35%) Analyst
2 14 (19.72%) Architect
3 13 (18.31%) Cisco Architect
4 12 (16.90%) Analyst Programmer
4 12 (16.90%) Programmer
4 12 (16.90%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (16.90%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 12 (16.90%) Senior Programme Analyst
4 12 (16.90%) Senior Programmer
4 12 (16.90%) Support Engineer
5 8 (11.27%) Cisco Network Architect
5 8 (11.27%) Network Architect
6 7 (9.86%) Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Support Analyst
7 6 (8.45%) Telecoms Architect
8 5 (7.04%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Support
8 5 (7.04%) UAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (26.76%) HTML
2 13 (18.31%) HTML5
3 7 (9.86%) CSS
4 6 (8.45%) .NET
4 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET
4 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (8.45%) WCF
5 5 (7.04%) Web Services
6 4 (5.63%) .NET Framework
6 4 (5.63%) Ajax
6 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (5.63%) Hibernate
6 4 (5.63%) J2EE
6 4 (5.63%) Java EE
6 4 (5.63%) JPA
6 4 (5.63%) JSF
6 4 (5.63%) Spring
6 4 (5.63%) Spring Web Flow
6 4 (5.63%) XML
7 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.17%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.63%) iSeries
3 2 (2.82%) Clustering
4 1 (1.41%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.90%) Android
1 12 (16.90%) Apple iOS
1 12 (16.90%) Linux
1 12 (16.90%) Unix
2 9 (12.68%) Windows
3 7 (9.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.90%) Feasibility Study
1 12 (16.90%) High Availability
1 12 (16.90%) Multithreading
1 12 (16.90%) Unit Testing
2 7 (9.86%) Information Security
3 6 (8.45%) MVC
3 6 (8.45%) TDD
4 5 (7.04%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (7.04%) Automated Testing
4 5 (7.04%) DevOps
4 5 (7.04%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (5.63%) Change Management
5 4 (5.63%) Incident Management
5 4 (5.63%) ITIL
5 4 (5.63%) ITSM
5 4 (5.63%) Load Testing
5 4 (5.63%) Scrum
5 4 (5.63%) Service Management
5 4 (5.63%) Test Scripting
5 4 (5.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.35%) Java
2 17 (23.94%) JavaScript
3 13 (18.31%) PHP
4 12 (16.90%) Objective-C
5 6 (8.45%) SQL
6 4 (5.63%) C#
6 4 (5.63%) RPG
6 4 (5.63%) RPG IV
6 4 (5.63%) RPG/400
7 2 (2.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (19.72%) CCNP
1 14 (19.72%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (19.72%) Degree
2 6 (8.45%) CCNP Voice
2 6 (8.45%) CCVP
3 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) QA
2 4 (5.63%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (9.86%) XenApp
1 7 (9.86%) XenDesktop
1 7 (9.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 22 (30.99%) Cisco
2 21 (29.58%) Avaya
3 13 (18.31%) CheckPoint
3 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
4 8 (11.27%) F5
5 7 (9.86%) Aastra
5 7 (9.86%) Apple
5 7 (9.86%) Citrix
6 6 (8.45%) IBM
7 2 (2.82%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (2.82%) Ciena
7 2 (2.82%) Huawei
7 2 (2.82%) Nokia
7 2 (2.82%) OpenText
7 2 (2.82%) Oracle
7 2 (2.82%) SAP
7 2 (2.82%) Tellabs
8 1 (1.41%) Mitel
8 1 (1.41%) Zend