The first 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 23 32 41
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 80 59 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.91% 5.65% 5.21%
As % of the General category 18.48% 17.30% 12.53%
Number of salaries quoted 62 54 48
Average salary £38,783 £36,400 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.54% -23.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,178 £34,400 £26,276
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
General Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
433 341 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 42.79% 32.63% 41.55%
Number of salaries quoted 334 283 351
Average salary £38,783 £36,400 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.54% -0.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,055
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%
Telecoms
Wales

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +15 58 £38,783 +6.54% 4
Newport +5 9 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Bridgend 0 6 £53,500 +7.00%
Torfaen +9 3 £21,500 -57.00% 1
Telecoms
Wales

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 82 (55.78%) Banking
2 77 (52.38%) Degree
3 76 (51.70%) Unit Testing
4 67 (45.58%) SQL
5 42 (28.57%) Java
5 42 (28.57%) RPG
5 42 (28.57%) RPG IV
6 35 (23.81%) XML
7 31 (21.09%) Hibernate
8 30 (20.41%) HTML
8 30 (20.41%) J2EE
8 30 (20.41%) Web Services
9 26 (17.69%) Migration
10 24 (16.33%) DB2
10 24 (16.33%) INSURE/90
11 23 (15.65%) VoIP
12 22 (14.97%) Finance
12 22 (14.97%) SC Cleared
12 22 (14.97%) Security Cleared
13 21 (14.29%) Cisco
14 19 (12.93%) CSS
14 19 (12.93%) Spring
15 18 (12.24%) WebSphere
15 18 (12.24%) Data Migration
15 18 (12.24%) RPG/400
15 18 (12.24%) Rational Application Developer
15 18 (12.24%) Relational Database
15 18 (12.24%) JSP
15 18 (12.24%) ITIL
15 18 (12.24%) RAD

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 18 (12.24%) WebSphere
1 18 (12.24%) WebSphere Application Server
1 18 (12.24%) Tomcat
2 14 (9.52%) Lync
3 6 (4.08%) Node.js
4 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (2.72%) MS Project
2 2 (1.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (16.33%) INSURE/90
2 3 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.65%) VoIP
2 14 (9.52%) Wireless
2 14 (9.52%) SAN
2 14 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (4.76%) LAN
3 7 (4.76%) WAN
4 5 (3.40%) Firewall
4 5 (3.40%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (3.40%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (2.72%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.68%) PBX
6 1 (0.68%) WLAN
6 1 (0.68%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.33%) DB2
2 18 (12.24%) Relational Database
2 18 (12.24%) RDBMS
3 9 (6.12%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.72%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 18 (12.24%) Rational Application Developer
1 18 (12.24%) Eclipse
2 8 (5.44%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.76%) SoapUI
3 7 (4.76%) Selenium
4 6 (4.08%) Cucumber
4 6 (4.08%) JUnit
5 3 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.36%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.36%) Ant
7 1 (0.68%) JBehave
7 1 (0.68%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.68%) Hudson
7 1 (0.68%) Grunt
7 1 (0.68%) Maven
General
1 82 (55.78%) Banking
2 22 (14.97%) Finance
3 12 (8.16%) Billing
4 6 (4.08%) Legal
5 5 (3.40%) Retail
5 5 (3.40%) Marketing
6 4 (2.72%) Electronics
7 3 (2.04%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.36%) Welsh Language
8 2 (1.36%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 84 (57.14%) Analyst
2 51 (34.69%) Senior Analyst
3 27 (18.37%) Analyst Programmer
3 27 (18.37%) Programmer
4 24 (16.33%) Senior Programmer
4 24 (16.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 13 (8.84%) Project Manager
6 11 (7.48%) Network Engineer
7 7 (4.76%) Developer
8 6 (4.08%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (3.40%) Junior
9 5 (3.40%) Test Analyst
9 5 (3.40%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 5 (3.40%) Senior Manager
9 5 (3.40%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.40%) Telecoms Engineer
9 5 (3.40%) Infrastructure Manager
10 4 (2.72%) Banking Business Analyst
10 4 (2.72%) Firewall Engineer
10 4 (2.72%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (23.81%) XML
2 31 (21.09%) Hibernate
3 30 (20.41%) HTML
3 30 (20.41%) J2EE
3 30 (20.41%) Web Services
4 19 (12.93%) CSS
4 19 (12.93%) Spring
5 18 (12.24%) JSP
6 12 (8.16%) Struts
7 3 (2.04%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (2.04%) Zend Framework
8 2 (1.36%) CGI
9 1 (0.68%) SVG
9 1 (0.68%) XSL
9 1 (0.68%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.48%) Digital Media
2 6 (4.08%) Mobile App
2 6 (4.08%) DTV
3 5 (3.40%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.72%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (2.04%) IPTV
6 2 (1.36%) Blog
6 2 (1.36%) STB
7 1 (0.68%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.68%) Wiki
7 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.68%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.84%) Linux
2 3 (2.04%) UNIX
3 2 (1.36%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (0.68%) Windows
4 1 (0.68%) Fedora
4 1 (0.68%) CentOS
4 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (51.70%) Unit Testing
2 26 (17.69%) Migration
3 18 (12.24%) Data Migration
3 18 (12.24%) ITIL
3 18 (12.24%) RAD
3 18 (12.24%) ETL
4 11 (7.48%) Project Management
5 10 (6.80%) PRINCE2
6 8 (5.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (5.44%) Programme Management
7 7 (4.76%) Test Automation
8 5 (3.40%) Risk Management
8 5 (3.40%) Quality Management
8 5 (3.40%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (3.40%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (3.40%) Configuration Management
8 5 (3.40%) Change Control
8 5 (3.40%) Protective Monitoring
8 5 (3.40%) Incident Management
9 4 (2.72%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 67 (45.58%) SQL
2 42 (28.57%) Java
2 42 (28.57%) RPG
2 42 (28.57%) RPG IV
3 18 (12.24%) RPG/400
4 8 (5.44%) Bash Shell
4 8 (5.44%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.44%) Python
5 7 (4.76%) Groovy
6 3 (2.04%) PHP
6 3 (2.04%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.36%) C++
8 1 (0.68%) C
Qualifications
1 77 (52.38%) Degree
2 22 (14.97%) SC Cleared
2 22 (14.97%) Security Cleared
3 16 (10.88%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (9.52%) CCNP
5 8 (5.44%) CCIE
6 7 (4.76%) CCDP
7 6 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (4.08%) CCDA
8 5 (3.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (2.72%) ISTQB
9 4 (2.72%) ISEB
10 2 (1.36%) APMP
10 2 (1.36%) CCNA
11 1 (0.68%) CCA
11 1 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.68%) MCSE
11 1 (0.68%) VCP5
11 1 (0.68%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.04%) QA
2 2 (1.36%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.08%) Xen
1 6 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 21 (14.29%) Cisco
2 18 (12.24%) IBM
2 18 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 14 (9.52%) HP
3 14 (9.52%) Oracle
3 14 (9.52%) Juniper
3 14 (9.52%) ProCurve
4 13 (8.84%) Aruba
4 13 (8.84%) F5
4 13 (8.84%) Blue Coat
5 12 (8.16%) Fortinet
5 12 (8.16%) Guidewire
6 8 (5.44%) Riverbed
7 7 (4.76%) VMware
8 5 (3.40%) CheckPoint
8 5 (3.40%) McAfee
8 5 (3.40%) Fujitsu
9 3 (2.04%) SAP
9 3 (2.04%) Acme Packet
9 3 (2.04%) Zend
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