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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 46 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +10
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 51 72 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.25% 7.83% 6.14%
As % of the General category 10.81% 17.91% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 48 59 51
Average salary £43,250 £38,783 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.51% -9.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £35,783 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £50,000
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
472 402 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 39.37% 43.74% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 417 313 288
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 £27,500 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,350 £57,100
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -27 22 £35,000 -9.75% 2
Newport -4 9 £24,000 -41.46% 2
Torfaen -10 9 £47,500 +120.93% 1
Bridgend -2 6 £46,250 -15.90% 1
Monmouthshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Telecoms
Wales

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 46 (48.42%) Banking
2 38 (40.00%) Degree
3 32 (33.68%) Finance
4 26 (27.37%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (27.37%) Unit Testing
5 24 (25.26%) SQL
6 19 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (17.89%) Java
8 16 (16.84%) Security Cleared
9 15 (15.79%) SC Cleared
9 15 (15.79%) XML
10 14 (14.74%) HTML
10 14 (14.74%) Marketing
11 13 (13.68%) Web Services
11 13 (13.68%) Firewall
11 13 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (12.63%) Manufacturing
12 12 (12.63%) Windows
12 12 (12.63%) ETL
12 12 (12.63%) Cisco
13 11 (11.58%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (10.53%) CCNP
14 10 (10.53%) JavaScript
14 10 (10.53%) J2EE
14 10 (10.53%) Validation
14 10 (10.53%) Hibernate
14 10 (10.53%) Scrum
15 9 (9.47%) ISEB
15 9 (9.47%) DTV
15 9 (9.47%) Migration

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (1.05%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.05%) Lync
1 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Photoshop
1 3 (3.16%) Fireworks
1 3 (3.16%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (3.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (2.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (4.21%) INSURE/90
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.68%) Firewall
2 9 (9.47%) VoIP
3 6 (6.32%) WAN
4 5 (5.26%) Network Security
5 4 (4.21%) LAN
5 4 (4.21%) TCP/IP
5 4 (4.21%) VPN
5 4 (4.21%) SAN
6 3 (3.16%) DSL
7 2 (2.11%) OSPF
7 2 (2.11%) BGP
7 2 (2.11%) DHCP
7 2 (2.11%) Ethernet
7 2 (2.11%) SNMP
7 2 (2.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.05%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.05%) IPsec
8 1 (1.05%) DNS
8 1 (1.05%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.47%) Data Mining
2 8 (8.42%) Big Data
3 6 (6.32%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (6.32%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.32%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (6.32%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.21%) OLTP
6 3 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.16%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.11%) DB2
8 1 (1.05%) DataStage
8 1 (1.05%) SQLPlus
8 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.05%) VoltDB
8 1 (1.05%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.05%) Toad
General
1 46 (48.42%) Banking
2 32 (33.68%) Finance
3 14 (14.74%) Marketing
4 12 (12.63%) Manufacturing
5 8 (8.42%) Advertising
6 6 (6.32%) Electronics
7 4 (4.21%) Billing
8 3 (3.16%) Retail
9 2 (2.11%) Multimedia
10 1 (1.05%) French Language
10 1 (1.05%) German Language
Job Titles
1 39 (41.05%) Analyst
2 36 (37.89%) Senior Analyst
3 35 (36.84%) Developer
4 27 (28.42%) Analyst Programmer
4 27 (28.42%) Programmer
4 27 (28.42%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 27 (28.42%) Senior Programmer
5 22 (23.16%) Senior Developer
6 21 (22.11%) Developer Analyst
7 10 (10.53%) Network Engineer
8 9 (9.47%) Test Analyst
8 9 (9.47%) Senior Test Analyst
9 6 (6.32%) Java Developer
9 6 (6.32%) C# Developer
9 6 (6.32%) Product Manager
9 6 (6.32%) Security Engineer
9 6 (6.32%) Agile C# Developer
9 6 (6.32%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (5.26%) Microstrategy Developer
10 5 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.79%) XML
2 14 (14.74%) HTML
3 13 (13.68%) Web Services
4 10 (10.53%) J2EE
4 10 (10.53%) Hibernate
5 9 (9.47%) HTML5
6 8 (8.42%) Struts
6 8 (8.42%) CSS
7 7 (7.37%) .NET
8 6 (6.32%) ASP.NET
8 6 (6.32%) WinForms
8 6 (6.32%) Spring
8 6 (6.32%) .NET Framework
8 6 (6.32%) WPF
9 5 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (4.21%) Spring MVC
10 4 (4.21%) LINQ
10 4 (4.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (4.21%) LINQ to SQL
10 4 (4.21%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.47%) DTV
3 8 (8.42%) User Experience
4 6 (6.32%) iPad
4 6 (6.32%) iPhone
5 5 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.21%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.16%) Human Factors
7 3 (3.16%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.11%) Xbox
8 2 (2.11%) Blackberry
8 2 (2.11%) Open Source
9 1 (1.05%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.05%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.05%) Replication
9 1 (1.05%) Clustering
9 1 (1.05%) STB
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.63%) Windows
2 8 (8.42%) Android
3 5 (5.26%) Linux
4 2 (2.11%) UNIX
5 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.37%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (27.37%) Unit Testing
2 19 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (12.63%) ETL
4 10 (10.53%) Scrum
4 10 (10.53%) Validation
5 9 (9.47%) Migration
5 9 (9.47%) MVC
5 9 (9.47%) Data Migration
6 8 (8.42%) Mobile Marketing
6 8 (8.42%) Automation Testing
6 8 (8.42%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (8.42%) OOD
6 8 (8.42%) E-Commerce
7 7 (7.37%) ITIL
7 7 (7.37%) Project Management
7 7 (7.37%) Test Automation
7 7 (7.37%) Product Management
7 7 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (6.32%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.26%) SQL
2 17 (17.89%) Java
3 10 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.42%) C#
5 5 (5.26%) RPG
5 5 (5.26%) RPG/400
5 5 (5.26%) RPG IV
5 5 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.11%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.05%) C
7 1 (1.05%) Python
7 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.05%) Perl
7 1 (1.05%) PHP
7 1 (1.05%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (40.00%) Degree
2 16 (16.84%) Security Cleared
3 15 (15.79%) SC Cleared
4 11 (11.58%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (10.53%) CCNP
6 9 (9.47%) ISEB
6 9 (9.47%) ISTQB
7 6 (6.32%) CCNA
8 2 (2.11%) PMP
9 1 (1.05%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.05%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.05%) MCITP
9 1 (1.05%) MCSE
9 1 (1.05%) MCSA
9 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.05%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (12.63%) Cisco
2 8 (8.42%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.42%) Juniper
2 8 (8.42%) Oracle
3 6 (6.32%) SAP
3 6 (6.32%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (5.26%) Xamarin
5 4 (4.21%) Guidewire
6 3 (3.16%) F5
6 3 (3.16%) Adobe
7 2 (2.11%) HP
7 2 (2.11%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.05%) McAfee
8 1 (1.05%) BT
8 1 (1.05%) Teradata
8 1 (1.05%) Mitel
8 1 (1.05%) Avaya
8 1 (1.05%) Cognos
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