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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 25 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 7 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 3.72% 2.88% 7.53%
As % of the General category 9.72% 5.33% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 11
Average salary £30,565 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.96% -1.05%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.43%
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
72 75 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 38.30% 53.96% 29.45%
Number of salaries quoted 69 50 42
Average salary £37,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £24,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £75,000
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
Salary Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Newport region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Newport

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (53.33%) Windows
1 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) VPN
2 7 (46.67%) Juniper
2 7 (46.67%) CheckPoint
2 7 (46.67%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) Degree
3 6 (40.00%) Security Architecture
4 5 (33.33%) RPG/400
4 5 (33.33%) RPG IV
4 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 5 (33.33%) Change Control
4 5 (33.33%) Migration
4 5 (33.33%) Banking
4 5 (33.33%) ETL
4 5 (33.33%) RPG
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Web Services
4 5 (33.33%) XML
5 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
5 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (26.67%) INSURE/90
6 2 (13.33%) CCSA
6 2 (13.33%) JNCIP
6 2 (13.33%) CCNP
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (6.67%) Avaya

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 Office
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) INSURE/90
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (46.67%) VPN
2 7 (46.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) DSL
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) SNMP
3 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
General
1 5 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
2 5 (33.33%) Programmer
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Programmer
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Developer
3 4 (26.67%) RPG Programmer
3 4 (26.67%) RPG Analyst Programmer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior RPG Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior RPG Programmer
3 4 (26.67%) RPG Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Sales Executive
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Web Services
1 5 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 5 (33.33%) Change Control
2 5 (33.33%) Migration
2 5 (33.33%) ETL
3 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Logistics
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.67%) Network Management
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) RPG/400
1 5 (33.33%) RPG IV
1 5 (33.33%) RPG
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) CCSA
2 2 (13.33%) JNCIP
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) Juniper
2 7 (46.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) Avaya
3 1 (6.67%) BT
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft