The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 15 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 4 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 6.06% 28.07% 23.26%
As % of the General category 12.50% 51.61% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 10
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Telecoms
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the North Wales region.

General Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
32 31 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 48.48% 54.39% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 22
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,850 £26,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

Telecoms
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in North Wales

Telecoms
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wrexham -4 4 £50,000 +58.73%
Telecoms
Wales

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Billing
2 3 (30.00%) Structured Cabling
2 3 (30.00%) PABX
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Electronics
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) Firmware
3 2 (20.00%) DTV
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
3 2 (20.00%) SAP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) PABX
1 3 (30.00%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) RIP
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) MPLS
3 1 (10.00%) OSPF
3 1 (10.00%) BGP
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) VLAN
3 1 (10.00%) VPLS
3 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (30.00%) Billing
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Support Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Storage Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Graduate
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Sales Executive
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Firmware
1 2 (20.00%) DTV
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (20.00%) Data Management
1 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CCIE
2 1 (10.00%) CCSP
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) CCIP
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) CCDA
2 1 (10.00%) CCDP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp