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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 39 22 39
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +17
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 66 83 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.46% 8.28% 5.29%
As % of the General category 13.25% 19.95% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 63 65 50
Average salary £43,000 £38,783 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.87% +6.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £31,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
498 416 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 41.19% 41.48% 30.41%
Number of salaries quoted 431 326 273
Average salary £40,000 £38,783 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +3.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £56,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 2015. 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
Cardiff -19 29 £35,000 -9.75% 2
Torfaen -3 18 £47,500 +120.93%
Newport -14 8 £20,000 -60.00%
Bridgend +3 6 £46,250 -13.55%
Monmouthshire - 3 £40,000 -
Telecoms
Wales

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 52 (45.22%) Banking
2 43 (37.39%) Degree
3 37 (32.17%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (30.43%) Finance
5 30 (26.09%) SQL
6 28 (24.35%) Java
7 25 (21.74%) Marketing
8 24 (20.87%) Unit Testing
9 21 (18.26%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (15.65%) Data Mining
11 17 (14.78%) E-Commerce
11 17 (14.78%) Advertising
11 17 (14.78%) PaaS
11 17 (14.78%) Big Data
11 17 (14.78%) Mobile Marketing
11 17 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (13.91%) HTML
12 16 (13.91%) Scrum
13 15 (13.04%) Manufacturing
13 15 (13.04%) Security Cleared
13 15 (13.04%) ETL
14 14 (12.17%) Web Services
14 14 (12.17%) Firewall
14 14 (12.17%) SC Cleared
15 13 (11.30%) Validation
15 13 (11.30%) XML
15 13 (11.30%) Windows
16 12 (10.43%) MVC
17 11 (9.57%) ISTQB
17 11 (9.57%) Project Management

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.87%) Lync
1 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Photoshop
1 3 (2.61%) Fireworks
1 3 (2.61%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (2.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.74%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (6.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (4.35%) INSURE/90
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.78%) PaaS
2 1 (0.87%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.17%) Firewall
2 10 (8.70%) VoIP
3 6 (5.22%) Network Security
4 5 (4.35%) WAN
5 4 (3.48%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.48%) VPN
5 4 (3.48%) SAN
6 3 (2.61%) DSL
6 3 (2.61%) LAN
7 2 (1.74%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.74%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.74%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.74%) OSPF
7 2 (1.74%) BGP
7 2 (1.74%) Broadband
7 2 (1.74%) DHCP
7 2 (1.74%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.74%) SNMP
8 1 (0.87%) DNS
8 1 (0.87%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.65%) Data Mining
2 17 (14.78%) Big Data
3 7 (6.09%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.09%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (5.22%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.35%) VoltDB
5 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (3.48%) OLTP
6 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.61%) DB2
8 2 (1.74%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.87%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.87%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (1.74%) Toad
2 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.87%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.87%) JMeter
3 1 (0.87%) NetBeans
3 1 (0.87%) Maven
3 1 (0.87%) Hudson
3 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
General
1 52 (45.22%) Banking
2 35 (30.43%) Finance
3 25 (21.74%) Marketing
4 17 (14.78%) Advertising
5 15 (13.04%) Manufacturing
6 8 (6.96%) Electronics
7 4 (3.48%) Retail
7 4 (3.48%) Billing
8 2 (1.74%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.87%) French Language
9 1 (0.87%) German Language
Job Titles
1 42 (36.52%) Developer
2 40 (34.78%) Analyst
3 37 (32.17%) Senior Analyst
4 25 (21.74%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 25 (21.74%) Analyst Programmer
4 25 (21.74%) Programmer
4 25 (21.74%) Senior Programmer
5 23 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 22 (19.13%) Developer Analyst
7 12 (10.43%) Senior Test Analyst
7 12 (10.43%) Test Analyst
8 11 (9.57%) Network Engineer
9 9 (7.83%) Product Manager
10 8 (6.96%) Security Engineer
10 8 (6.96%) Project Manager
11 6 (5.22%) C# Developer
11 6 (5.22%) Front-End Developer
11 6 (5.22%) Agile C# Developer
11 6 (5.22%) C# .NET Developer
12 5 (4.35%) Microstrategy Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.91%) HTML
2 14 (12.17%) Web Services
3 13 (11.30%) XML
4 10 (8.70%) CSS
4 10 (8.70%) HTML5
5 9 (7.83%) J2EE
5 9 (7.83%) Hibernate
6 8 (6.96%) Struts
7 7 (6.09%) .NET
8 6 (5.22%) ASP.NET
8 6 (5.22%) SOAP
8 6 (5.22%) WinForms
8 6 (5.22%) .NET Framework
8 6 (5.22%) WPF
8 6 (5.22%) AngularJS
9 5 (4.35%) Sass
9 5 (4.35%) LESS
9 5 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (4.35%) Spring
10 4 (3.48%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.57%) DTV
3 10 (8.70%) User Experience
4 6 (5.22%) iPhone
4 6 (5.22%) iPad
5 5 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.61%) Human Factors
6 3 (2.61%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.74%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.74%) Social Media
7 2 (1.74%) Xbox
8 1 (0.87%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.87%) Replication
8 1 (0.87%) Clustering
8 1 (0.87%) STB
8 1 (0.87%) iSeries
8 1 (0.87%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.87%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.30%) Windows
2 10 (8.70%) Linux
3 8 (6.96%) Android
4 2 (1.74%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.87%) UNIX
5 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (32.17%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (20.87%) Unit Testing
3 21 (18.26%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (14.78%) E-Commerce
4 17 (14.78%) Mobile Marketing
5 16 (13.91%) Scrum
6 15 (13.04%) ETL
7 13 (11.30%) Validation
8 12 (10.43%) MVC
9 11 (9.57%) Project Management
9 11 (9.57%) Automation Testing
10 10 (8.70%) Product Management
10 10 (8.70%) ITIL
11 9 (7.83%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (6.96%) Data Migration
12 8 (6.96%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (6.96%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (6.96%) Migration
12 8 (6.96%) Programme Management
13 7 (6.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 30 (26.09%) SQL
2 28 (24.35%) Java
3 11 (9.57%) JavaScript
4 8 (6.96%) C#
5 7 (6.09%) C
6 5 (4.35%) RPG
6 5 (4.35%) C++
6 5 (4.35%) Perl
6 5 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.35%) Python
6 5 (4.35%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.35%) RPG/400
6 5 (4.35%) RPG IV
7 3 (2.61%) PHP
8 2 (1.74%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.74%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.87%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 43 (37.39%) Degree
2 15 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 14 (12.17%) SC Cleared
4 11 (9.57%) ISEB
4 11 (9.57%) ISTQB
5 10 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (7.83%) CCNP
7 6 (5.22%) CCNA
7 6 (5.22%) PMP
7 6 (5.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 5 (4.35%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.74%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.87%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.87%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.87%) MCITP
10 1 (0.87%) MCSE
10 1 (0.87%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.74%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (9.57%) Cisco
2 9 (7.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.83%) Oracle
3 8 (6.96%) SAP
4 7 (6.09%) Juniper
5 5 (4.35%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (4.35%) Xamarin
6 4 (3.48%) Guidewire
7 3 (2.61%) Adobe
7 3 (2.61%) HP
8 2 (1.74%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.74%) F5
9 1 (0.87%) Cognos
9 1 (0.87%) McAfee
9 1 (0.87%) BT
9 1 (0.87%) Mitel
9 1 (0.87%) Zend
9 1 (0.87%) Avaya
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago