The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 33 10 27
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +17
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 5 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 2.67% 12.32% 0.76%
As % of the General category 7.81% 27.87% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £19,500 £24,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.21% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
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 Newport region.

General Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
64 61 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 34.22% 44.20% 19.70%
Number of salaries quoted 59 44 21
Average salary £36,000 £33,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.46% -14.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Newport

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 5 (33.33%) SQL
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
2 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) XML
2 4 (26.67%) ETL
2 4 (26.67%) VoIP
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (26.67%) RPG
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) INSURE/90
2 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
2 4 (26.67%) RPG/400
2 4 (26.67%) RPG IV
3 3 (20.00%) Network Management
3 3 (20.00%) Time Management
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (20.00%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) DSL
3 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (13.33%) Retail
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Xbox

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) INSURE/90
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) VoIP
1 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (20.00%) DSL
3 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (6.67%) SNMP
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (26.67%) Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
1 5 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst Programmer
2 4 (26.67%) Programmer
2 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 4 (26.67%) Developer Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) RPG Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Programmer
2 4 (26.67%) RPG Programmer
2 4 (26.67%) RPG Analyst Programmer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior RPG Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior RPG Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
1 4 (26.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Xbox
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Migration
1 4 (26.67%) ETL
1 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
1 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
2 3 (20.00%) Network Management
2 3 (20.00%) Time Management
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (6.67%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) RPG
2 4 (26.67%) RPG/400
2 4 (26.67%) RPG IV
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Avaya
4 1 (6.67%) Juniper
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) BT