The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 28 53 44
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -9
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 95 49 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.12% 4.11% 4.73%
As % of the General category 18.41% 9.86% 11.26%
Number of salaries quoted 94 44 38
Average salary £40,000 £30,565 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.86% -28.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £29,129 £34,648
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -
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 South Wales region.

General Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
516 497 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 44.10% 41.66% 41.98%
Number of salaries quoted 420 442 293
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,129 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Telecoms
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in South Wales

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in South Wales

Telecoms
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Torfaen - 43 £45,000 -
Cardiff -2 35 £42,500 +39.04% 5
Newport +6 14 £35,000 +14.51% 1
Monmouthshire +5 5 £17,132 -60.84%
Bridgend -6 1 £14,000 -68.88%
Telecoms
Wales

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the South 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 68 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (38.37%) Linux
3 44 (25.58%) JavaScript
4 40 (23.26%) HTML
4 40 (23.26%) Marketing
5 38 (22.09%) Java
6 37 (21.51%) Web Services
7 34 (19.77%) Cisco
7 34 (19.77%) Degree
7 34 (19.77%) Finance
8 33 (19.19%) Advertising
9 31 (18.02%) E-Commerce
10 30 (17.44%) Data Mining
10 30 (17.44%) LAN
10 30 (17.44%) PaaS
10 30 (17.44%) Big Data
10 30 (17.44%) Mobile Marketing
11 29 (16.86%) WAN
12 26 (15.12%) CSS
12 26 (15.12%) Banking
13 25 (14.53%) Unix
14 24 (13.95%) Apache
14 24 (13.95%) TCP/IP
14 24 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
15 21 (12.21%) SQL
16 19 (11.05%) DTV
16 19 (11.05%) Digital Media
17 18 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
17 18 (10.47%) Firewall
17 18 (10.47%) IBM

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the South 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 24 (13.95%) Apache
2 7 (4.07%) JBoss
3 4 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.33%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.74%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.16%) CMS
5 2 (1.16%) Drupal
5 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (4.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (17.44%) PaaS
2 16 (9.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (17.44%) LAN
2 29 (16.86%) WAN
3 24 (13.95%) TCP/IP
4 18 (10.47%) Firewall
5 17 (9.88%) VPN
6 16 (9.30%) Wireless
7 15 (8.72%) BGP
8 14 (8.14%) DHCP
8 14 (8.14%) DNS
8 14 (8.14%) OSPF
9 11 (6.40%) Internet
9 11 (6.40%) MPLS
9 11 (6.40%) OpenLDAP
9 11 (6.40%) VoIP
10 9 (5.23%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (5.23%) VPLS
11 8 (4.65%) EIGRP
11 8 (4.65%) GGSN
11 8 (4.65%) SGSN
11 8 (4.65%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.44%) Big Data
1 30 (17.44%) Data Mining
2 3 (1.74%) MySQL
2 3 (1.74%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (8.72%) Git (software)
1 15 (8.72%) Subversion
2 5 (2.91%) Eclipse
3 4 (2.33%) JMeter
4 1 (0.58%) Ant
4 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.58%) Hudson
4 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.58%) Maven
4 1 (0.58%) NetBeans
General
1 40 (23.26%) Marketing
2 34 (19.77%) Finance
3 33 (19.19%) Advertising
4 26 (15.12%) Banking
5 9 (5.23%) Manufacturing
6 8 (4.65%) Electronics
7 7 (4.07%) Back Office
8 3 (1.74%) Billing
9 2 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (20.93%) Network Engineer
2 31 (18.02%) Analyst
3 26 (15.12%) Developer
4 19 (11.05%) Senior Analyst
5 15 (8.72%) Automation Engineer
5 15 (8.72%) Senior Network Engineer
5 15 (8.72%) Test Automation Engineer
5 15 (8.72%) Test Engineer
6 12 (6.98%) Technical Manager
7 11 (6.40%) Analyst Programmer
7 11 (6.40%) LAN Engineer
7 11 (6.40%) LAN/WAN Engineer
7 11 (6.40%) Programmer
7 11 (6.40%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 11 (6.40%) Senior Developer
7 11 (6.40%) Senior Programme Analyst
7 11 (6.40%) Senior Programmer
7 11 (6.40%) WAN Engineer
8 10 (5.81%) .NET Developer
9 9 (5.23%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (23.26%) HTML
2 37 (21.51%) Web Services
3 26 (15.12%) CSS
4 16 (9.30%) REST
5 14 (8.14%) 802.1X
6 13 (7.56%) XML
7 11 (6.40%) .NET
7 11 (6.40%) HTML5
7 11 (6.40%) jQuery
8 9 (5.23%) AngularJS
9 7 (4.07%) Hibernate
9 7 (4.07%) J2EE
10 5 (2.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 5 (2.91%) Java EE
11 4 (2.33%) Ajax
11 4 (2.33%) iOS SDK
11 4 (2.33%) JSF
11 4 (2.33%) Spring
11 4 (2.33%) Spring Web Flow
11 4 (2.33%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.05%) Digital Media
1 19 (11.05%) DTV
2 18 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (9.88%) Computer Science
4 11 (6.40%) Client/Server
4 11 (6.40%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.49%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.33%) iSeries
6 4 (2.33%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.33%) Streaming Video
7 3 (1.74%) User Experience
8 2 (1.16%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.58%) AS400
9 1 (0.58%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.58%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 66 (38.37%) Linux
2 25 (14.53%) Unix
3 16 (9.30%) Android
3 16 (9.30%) Apple iOS
4 11 (6.40%) Windows
5 9 (5.23%) CatOS
6 5 (2.91%) CentOS
6 5 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.33%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.33%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.58%) AIX
8 1 (0.58%) HPUX
8 1 (0.58%) Solaris
8 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (18.02%) E-Commerce
3 30 (17.44%) Mobile Marketing
4 17 (9.88%) Network Management
5 16 (9.30%) Automation Testing
6 15 (8.72%) API Testing
6 15 (8.72%) Continuous Delivery
6 15 (8.72%) Test Management
7 13 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (7.56%) Time Management
8 12 (6.98%) High Availability
9 11 (6.40%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (6.40%) Scrum
9 11 (6.40%) Unit Testing
10 10 (5.81%) Problem Management
11 9 (5.23%) Capacity Management
11 9 (5.23%) Change Control
11 9 (5.23%) Programme Management
11 9 (5.23%) Software Engineering
12 8 (4.65%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 44 (25.58%) JavaScript
2 38 (22.09%) Java
3 21 (12.21%) SQL
4 17 (9.88%) C#
5 16 (9.30%) Bash Shell
5 16 (9.30%) Perl
5 16 (9.30%) PHP
6 15 (8.72%) Python
7 10 (5.81%) C++
7 10 (5.81%) Objective-C
8 9 (5.23%) C
9 4 (2.33%) RPG
9 4 (2.33%) RPG IV
9 4 (2.33%) RPG/400
10 3 (1.74%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.16%) Ruby
11 2 (1.16%) VB
12 1 (0.58%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.58%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.58%) Korn
Qualifications
1 34 (19.77%) Degree
2 24 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (9.88%) CCNP
4 10 (5.81%) ISEB
5 9 (5.23%) CCNA
5 9 (5.23%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.74%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.58%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.14%) QA
2 3 (1.74%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (6.40%) Squid
2 6 (3.49%) Samba
3 5 (2.91%) NFS
4 4 (2.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.58%) Firmware
6 1 (0.58%) XenApp
6 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.58%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (19.77%) Cisco
2 18 (10.47%) IBM
3 11 (6.40%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.65%) Juniper
4 8 (4.65%) SAP
4 8 (4.65%) SolarWinds
5 6 (3.49%) EMC
6 5 (2.91%) Oracle
6 5 (2.91%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.74%) Apple
7 3 (1.74%) Guidewire
7 3 (1.74%) Informatica
8 2 (1.16%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (1.16%) Kaspersky
8 2 (1.16%) Sophos
8 2 (1.16%) VMware
9 1 (0.58%) Aastra
9 1 (0.58%) Avaya
9 1 (0.58%) Citrix
9 1 (0.58%) NetApp
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