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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 43 37 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 36 36 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.51% 5.33% 5.85%
As % of the General category 9.45% 13.53% 19.38%
Number of salaries quoted 35 35 30
Average salary £35,000 £30,565 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.51% -16.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,477 £22,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,200 £50,500
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 Cardiff region.

General Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
381 266 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 47.74% 39.41% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 320 213 129
Average salary £39,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 3 July 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 36 (61.02%) Banking
1 36 (61.02%) Degree
2 23 (38.98%) Finance
3 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (30.51%) Java
5 14 (23.73%) Cisco
5 14 (23.73%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
6 13 (22.03%) Computer Science
7 12 (20.34%) Ethernet
7 12 (20.34%) OSPF
7 12 (20.34%) BGP
7 12 (20.34%) Project Management
7 12 (20.34%) HTML
7 12 (20.34%) PHP
7 12 (20.34%) Linux
7 12 (20.34%) MS Excel
7 12 (20.34%) Broadband
8 11 (18.64%) DHCP
8 11 (18.64%) C#
8 11 (18.64%) Six Sigma
8 11 (18.64%) PMP
8 11 (18.64%) SNMP
8 11 (18.64%) CCNA
8 11 (18.64%) VRRP
8 11 (18.64%) MS PowerPoint
8 11 (18.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 11 (18.64%) HTML5
9 10 (16.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (16.95%) User Experience

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (20.34%) MS Excel
2 11 (18.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (5.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (5.08%) Fireworks
3 3 (5.08%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (5.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) INSURE/90
2 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.34%) Broadband
1 12 (20.34%) Ethernet
1 12 (20.34%) OSPF
1 12 (20.34%) BGP
2 11 (18.64%) VRRP
2 11 (18.64%) DHCP
2 11 (18.64%) SNMP
3 9 (15.25%) 802.11
3 9 (15.25%) GPON
4 5 (8.47%) Firewall
5 4 (6.78%) LAN
5 4 (6.78%) WAN
6 3 (5.08%) Network Security
7 2 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (3.39%) Internet
8 1 (1.69%) MPLS
8 1 (1.69%) IPsec
8 1 (1.69%) ATM
8 1 (1.69%) VoIP
8 1 (1.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) DB2
2 3 (5.08%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.69%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.39%) NetBeans
2 2 (3.39%) Maven
2 2 (3.39%) Hudson
2 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.69%) Toad
3 1 (1.69%) JMeter
General
1 36 (61.02%) Banking
2 23 (38.98%) Finance
3 10 (16.95%) Back Office
4 2 (3.39%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) Electronics
5 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Analyst
2 15 (25.42%) Senior Analyst
3 14 (23.73%) Developer
4 11 (18.64%) NOC Engineer
4 11 (18.64%) Senior NOC Engineer
5 10 (16.95%) Project Manager
6 8 (13.56%) Analyst Programmer
6 8 (13.56%) Programmer
6 8 (13.56%) Senior Programmer
6 8 (13.56%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 7 (11.86%) Senior Test Analyst
7 7 (11.86%) Test Analyst
7 7 (11.86%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Principal Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Senior Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Network Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Security Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Developer Analyst
8 5 (8.47%) RPG Programmer
8 5 (8.47%) RPG Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) HTML
2 11 (18.64%) HTML5
3 9 (15.25%) CSS
4 8 (13.56%) SOAP
4 8 (13.56%) Web Services
5 7 (11.86%) AngularJS
6 6 (10.17%) Sass
6 6 (10.17%) LESS
7 4 (6.78%) Ember.js
7 4 (6.78%) Backbone.js
8 3 (5.08%) REST
8 3 (5.08%) CSS3
8 3 (5.08%) jQuery
9 2 (3.39%) Java EE
9 2 (3.39%) XML
10 1 (1.69%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.69%) Spring
10 1 (1.69%) Servlets
10 1 (1.69%) J2EE
10 1 (1.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Computer Science
2 10 (16.95%) User Experience
3 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (10.17%) Mobile App
5 5 (8.47%) iSeries
6 3 (5.08%) Human Factors
7 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
7 2 (3.39%) DTV
8 1 (1.69%) STB
8 1 (1.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.34%) Linux
2 4 (6.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (20.34%) Project Management
3 11 (18.64%) Six Sigma
4 10 (16.95%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (15.25%) People Management
5 9 (15.25%) Risk Management
5 9 (15.25%) UML
5 9 (15.25%) Use Case
6 7 (11.86%) Unit Testing
6 7 (11.86%) Validation
6 7 (11.86%) Scrum
6 7 (11.86%) Automation Testing
7 6 (10.17%) Functional Programming
7 6 (10.17%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (5.08%) Usability Testing
8 3 (5.08%) Information Architecture
8 3 (5.08%) Incident Management
8 3 (5.08%) Customer Intelligence
8 3 (5.08%) Change Management
8 3 (5.08%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.51%) Java
2 12 (20.34%) PHP
3 11 (18.64%) C#
4 10 (16.95%) SQL
4 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.47%) RPG/400
5 5 (8.47%) RPG IV
5 5 (8.47%) RPG
6 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (61.02%) Degree
2 14 (23.73%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (18.64%) PMP
3 11 (18.64%) CCNA
3 11 (18.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 10 (16.95%) PMI Certification
5 6 (10.17%) ISEB
5 6 (10.17%) ISTQB
5 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
6 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
7 3 (5.08%) CCNP
8 2 (3.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.69%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) XenApp
1 2 (3.39%) XenServer
1 2 (3.39%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) Cisco
2 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.08%) Adobe
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle
3 3 (5.08%) Juniper
4 2 (3.39%) Apple
4 2 (3.39%) Citrix
4 2 (3.39%) Avaya
5 1 (1.69%) Aastra
5 1 (1.69%) SAP
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