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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
Wales / South Wales
Rank 25 29 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +19
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 63 80 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.07% 7.50% 4.32%
As % of the General category 17.26% 18.52% 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 53 79 41
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,565
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +30.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,880 £33,173 £29,129
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £53,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -

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
365 432 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 40.97% 40.53% 45.24%
Number of salaries quoted 313 367 458
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,729 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +23 41 £40,000 -3.03% 3
Newport -11 12 £27,000 -22.85% 2
Bridgend +17 3 £45,000 +221.42% 1
Monmouthshire 0 2 £45,000 +162.67%
Caerphilly - 1 £45,000 - 1
Telecoms
Wales

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 48 (38.10%) Finance
2 41 (32.54%) Banking
3 36 (28.57%) Cisco
4 35 (27.78%) HTML
5 29 (23.02%) JavaScript
6 28 (22.22%) LAN
7 25 (19.84%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (19.84%) Avaya
8 24 (19.05%) CCNP
8 24 (19.05%) DNS
8 24 (19.05%) Java
9 23 (18.25%) Linux
9 23 (18.25%) Degree
9 23 (18.25%) High Availability
10 22 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
11 21 (16.67%) Unified Communications
11 21 (16.67%) CheckPoint
12 20 (15.87%) MPLS
12 20 (15.87%) SQL Server
12 20 (15.87%) Microsoft
13 19 (15.08%) WAN
13 19 (15.08%) SQL
14 18 (14.29%) Internet
14 18 (14.29%) CSS
14 18 (14.29%) DHCP
15 17 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (12.70%) Unit Testing
16 16 (12.70%) Feasibility Study
17 15 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
17 15 (11.90%) Unix

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (10.32%) JBoss
2 7 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.76%) Apache
3 6 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.17%) IIS
4 4 (3.17%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.17%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.59%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.59%) Documentum
5 2 (1.59%) FileNet
5 2 (1.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (5.56%) MS Office
2 5 (3.97%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (6.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.73%) PaaS
2 6 (4.76%) SaaS
3 5 (3.97%) IaaS
3 5 (3.97%) Office 365
4 2 (1.59%) G Suite
4 2 (1.59%) GitHub
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (22.22%) LAN
2 24 (19.05%) DNS
3 21 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 20 (15.87%) MPLS
5 19 (15.08%) WAN
6 18 (14.29%) DHCP
6 18 (14.29%) Internet
7 13 (10.32%) Firewall
8 12 (9.52%) BGP
8 12 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (9.52%) OSPF
8 12 (9.52%) VPN
9 10 (7.94%) BIG-IP
9 10 (7.94%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (5.56%) Network Security
11 6 (4.76%) iSCSI
11 6 (4.76%) Kerberos
11 6 (4.76%) NAS
11 6 (4.76%) OpenLDAP
11 6 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.76%) Big Data
3 6 (4.76%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.59%) MySQL
4 2 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Eclipse
1 4 (3.17%) JMeter
2 2 (1.59%) NMock
2 2 (1.59%) NUnit
2 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.79%) Maven
3 1 (0.79%) TeamCity
General
1 48 (38.10%) Finance
2 41 (32.54%) Banking
3 14 (11.11%) Marketing
4 9 (7.14%) Advertising
4 9 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 8 (6.35%) Electronics
6 6 (4.76%) Billing
7 2 (1.59%) Back Office
7 2 (1.59%) Welsh Language
8 1 (0.79%) Legal
8 1 (0.79%) Military
Job Titles
1 25 (19.84%) Analyst
2 23 (18.25%) Developer
3 19 (15.08%) Architect
4 17 (13.49%) Cisco Architect
5 16 (12.70%) Analyst Programmer
5 16 (12.70%) Programmer
5 16 (12.70%) Senior Analyst
5 16 (12.70%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 16 (12.70%) Senior Programme Analyst
5 16 (12.70%) Senior Programmer
6 14 (11.11%) Support Engineer
7 11 (8.73%) Network Architect
8 10 (7.94%) Cisco Network Architect
8 10 (7.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (7.14%) Senior Developer
10 8 (6.35%) Analyst Developer
10 8 (6.35%) C# Developer
10 8 (6.35%) Developer Analyst
10 8 (6.35%) IT Manager
10 8 (6.35%) Telecoms Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (27.78%) HTML
2 18 (14.29%) CSS
3 14 (11.11%) HTML5
4 13 (10.32%) .NET
4 13 (10.32%) Ajax
4 13 (10.32%) ASP.NET
4 13 (10.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (10.32%) WCF
5 12 (9.52%) jQuery
6 10 (7.94%) Web Services
7 9 (7.14%) Hibernate
7 9 (7.14%) XML
8 8 (6.35%) J2EE
9 5 (3.97%) SOAP
9 5 (3.97%) Spring
10 4 (3.17%) .NET Framework
10 4 (3.17%) Java EE
10 4 (3.17%) JSF
10 4 (3.17%) Spring Web Flow
10 4 (3.17%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.35%) Social Media
2 8 (6.35%) User Experience
3 5 (3.97%) Statistics
4 4 (3.17%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.17%) iSeries
5 2 (1.59%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.59%) Clustering
5 2 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.59%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.59%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.25%) Linux
2 15 (11.90%) Unix
3 14 (11.11%) Windows
4 13 (10.32%) Android
4 13 (10.32%) Apple iOS
5 9 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 7 (5.56%) CentOS
6 7 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.79%) Debian
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.25%) High Availability
2 17 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (12.70%) Feasibility Study
3 16 (12.70%) Unit Testing
4 13 (10.32%) Multithreading
4 13 (10.32%) MVC
5 11 (8.73%) Incident Management
6 9 (7.14%) Information Security
6 9 (7.14%) Web Development
7 8 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (6.35%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (6.35%) Programme Management
8 7 (5.56%) Service Management
9 6 (4.76%) Change Management
9 6 (4.76%) E-Commerce
9 6 (4.76%) ITIL
9 6 (4.76%) Low Latency
9 6 (4.76%) Mentoring
9 6 (4.76%) Mobile Marketing
9 6 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (23.02%) JavaScript
2 24 (19.05%) Java
3 19 (15.08%) SQL
4 14 (11.11%) PHP
5 13 (10.32%) Objective-C
6 10 (7.94%) C#
7 4 (3.17%) RPG
7 4 (3.17%) RPG IV
7 4 (3.17%) RPG/400
8 2 (1.59%) C
8 2 (1.59%) C++
8 2 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (19.84%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (19.05%) CCNP
3 23 (18.25%) Degree
4 14 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 8 (6.35%) CCNP Voice
5 8 (6.35%) CCVP
6 6 (4.76%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.38%) CCNA
8 2 (1.59%) CISSP
8 2 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.79%) CISA
9 1 (0.79%) CISM
9 1 (0.79%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.79%) HNC
9 1 (0.79%) MCP
9 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.14%) QA
2 6 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.17%) SLA
4 1 (0.79%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.79%) NEBOSH
4 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.79%) RMADS
System Software
1 7 (5.56%) XenApp
1 7 (5.56%) XenDesktop
1 7 (5.56%) XenServer
2 6 (4.76%) NFS
2 6 (4.76%) Squid
3 4 (3.17%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.17%) Firmware
3 4 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.38%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.59%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (5.56%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (1.59%) BladeLogic
2 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (1.59%) vRealize
2 2 (1.59%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 36 (28.57%) Cisco
2 25 (19.84%) Avaya
3 21 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 20 (15.87%) Microsoft
5 14 (11.11%) F5
6 12 (9.52%) IBM
7 10 (7.94%) Citrix
8 8 (6.35%) Red Hat
8 8 (6.35%) SAP
9 7 (5.56%) Aastra
9 7 (5.56%) Apple
9 7 (5.56%) Oracle
10 6 (4.76%) EMC
11 4 (3.17%) Fortinet
11 4 (3.17%) Guidewire
11 4 (3.17%) Intel Security
11 4 (3.17%) VMware
12 3 (2.38%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 2 (1.59%) BMC
13 2 (1.59%) Nokia
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + pension, health care
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, private health, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 6 days ago
Neath, West Glamorgan
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 26 days ago
Bridgend, West Lothian
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 26 days ago