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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 50 28 40
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +12
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 24 58 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.28% 6.90% 4.20%
As % of the General category 8.96% 15.03% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 24 58 28
Median salary £41,500 £37,500 £30,283
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +23.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £30,000 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £44,261 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.84% -1.64%
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
268 386 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 36.66% 45.90% 36.49%
Number of salaries quoted 235 339 211
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
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 August 2016.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 22 (59.46%) Banking
2 20 (54.05%) Finance
3 12 (32.43%) HTML
4 10 (27.03%) Java
5 9 (24.32%) Linux
6 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
6 8 (21.62%) Cisco
6 8 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (21.62%) QA
7 7 (18.92%) Degree
7 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (16.22%) HTML5
8 6 (16.22%) Apple iOS
8 6 (16.22%) High Availability
8 6 (16.22%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (16.22%) Multithreading
8 6 (16.22%) Android
8 6 (16.22%) Objective-C
8 6 (16.22%) Project Management
8 6 (16.22%) Internet
8 6 (16.22%) CCNP
8 6 (16.22%) PHP
8 6 (16.22%) XML
8 6 (16.22%) Unix
8 6 (16.22%) JBoss
9 5 (13.51%) DHCP
9 5 (13.51%) LAN
9 5 (13.51%) MPLS
10 4 (10.81%) SLA
10 4 (10.81%) CheckPoint

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 6 (16.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) Internet
2 5 (13.51%) DHCP
2 5 (13.51%) LAN
2 5 (13.51%) MPLS
3 4 (10.81%) DNS
3 4 (10.81%) Unified Communications
4 3 (8.11%) BGP
4 3 (8.11%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (8.11%) Firewall
4 3 (8.11%) OSPF
4 3 (8.11%) VPN
4 3 (8.11%) WAN
5 2 (5.41%) BIG-IP
5 2 (5.41%) Broadband
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.70%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.70%) NX-OS
6 1 (2.70%) VoIP
6 1 (2.70%) WLAN
General
1 22 (59.46%) Banking
2 20 (54.05%) Finance
3 4 (10.81%) Billing
4 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.70%) Electronics
5 1 (2.70%) Marketing
5 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Analyst
1 8 (21.62%) Support Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) 1st Line Support
2 6 (16.22%) Developer
2 6 (16.22%) Project Manager
2 6 (16.22%) Senior Developer
3 4 (10.81%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Analyst Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (10.81%) Architect
3 4 (10.81%) Cisco Architect
3 4 (10.81%) Developer Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Programmer
3 4 (10.81%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 4 (10.81%) Senior Programme Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Senior Programmer
3 4 (10.81%) Support Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) HTML
2 6 (16.22%) HTML5
2 6 (16.22%) XML
3 4 (10.81%) Hibernate
3 4 (10.81%) J2EE
3 4 (10.81%) Struts
3 4 (10.81%) Web Services
4 2 (5.41%) .NET
4 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (5.41%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Linux
2 6 (16.22%) Android
2 6 (16.22%) Apple iOS
2 6 (16.22%) Unix
3 2 (5.41%) AIX
4 1 (2.70%) CatOS
4 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) High Availability
1 6 (16.22%) Multithreading
1 6 (16.22%) Project Management
1 6 (16.22%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (10.81%) Feasibility Study
2 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
3 3 (8.11%) ERP
3 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.41%) ITIL
4 2 (5.41%) People Management
5 1 (2.70%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (2.70%) Campaign Management
5 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.70%) Network Management
5 1 (2.70%) Process Improvement
5 1 (2.70%) Project Governance
5 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) Java
2 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.22%) Objective-C
3 6 (16.22%) PHP
4 2 (5.41%) C#
4 2 (5.41%) SQL
4 2 (5.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (18.92%) Degree
3 6 (16.22%) CCNP
4 3 (8.11%) CCNA
5 2 (5.41%) CCNP Voice
5 2 (5.41%) CCVP
5 2 (5.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.70%) CCIE
6 1 (2.70%) CISSP
6 1 (2.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) QA
2 4 (10.81%) SLA
3 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (5.41%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (5.41%) Tivoli
1 2 (5.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Cisco
2 4 (10.81%) Avaya
2 4 (10.81%) CheckPoint
2 4 (10.81%) Guidewire
3 2 (5.41%) Citrix
3 2 (5.41%) F5
3 2 (5.41%) HP
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) VMware
4 1 (2.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (2.70%) Juniper
4 1 (2.70%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.70%) Virgin Media
4 1 (2.70%) ZTE