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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 30 42 58
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +16
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 91 53 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.22% 4.92% 3.43%
As % of the General category 17.01% 13.18% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 91 53 33
Average salary £37,500 £30,565 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.68% -23.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £22,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
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
535 402 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 42.46% 37.29% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 478 362 295
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £23,950 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +16 61 £37,500 +23.83% 3
Torfaen +15 15 £35,000 +59.09%
Newport -12 11 £35,000 -
Monmouthshire -3 3 £37,500 +63.04% 1
Bridgend -6 1 £36,500 -15.11%
Telecoms
Wales

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 70 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (36.26%) Java
3 59 (34.50%) Linux
4 57 (33.33%) Degree
5 50 (29.24%) Marketing
6 48 (28.07%) Finance
6 48 (28.07%) Banking
7 36 (21.05%) Web Services
8 35 (20.47%) JavaScript
8 35 (20.47%) E-Commerce
8 35 (20.47%) Data Mining
8 35 (20.47%) Advertising
8 35 (20.47%) PaaS
8 35 (20.47%) Big Data
8 35 (20.47%) Mobile Marketing
9 31 (18.13%) PHP
10 29 (16.96%) DTV
11 28 (16.37%) Perl
11 28 (16.37%) Cisco
12 27 (15.79%) Microsoft
13 25 (14.62%) Python
13 25 (14.62%) SQL
14 24 (14.04%) C#
14 24 (14.04%) HTML
14 24 (14.04%) Cisco Certification
14 24 (14.04%) Scrum
14 24 (14.04%) MS PowerPoint
14 24 (14.04%) Computer Science
15 23 (13.45%) DHCP
16 22 (12.87%) OSPF

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 6 (3.51%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.92%) JBoss
2 5 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (2.34%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.34%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (2.34%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.34%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.17%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.17%) IIS
6 1 (0.58%) Apache
Applications
1 24 (14.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 21 (12.28%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.09%) MS Office
4 4 (2.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (8.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.92%) INSURE/90
Cloud Services
1 35 (20.47%) PaaS
2 1 (0.58%) Office 365
2 1 (0.58%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.45%) DHCP
2 22 (12.87%) OSPF
2 22 (12.87%) BGP
3 19 (11.11%) SNMP
3 19 (11.11%) Broadband
4 18 (10.53%) LAN
4 18 (10.53%) Ethernet
4 18 (10.53%) VRRP
5 17 (9.94%) WAN
6 16 (9.36%) 802.11
6 16 (9.36%) GPON
7 12 (7.02%) Firewall
8 7 (4.09%) Wireless
9 6 (3.51%) MPLS
9 6 (3.51%) DNS
9 6 (3.51%) VoIP
10 5 (2.92%) VPN
11 4 (2.34%) EIGRP
11 4 (2.34%) IPsec
11 4 (2.34%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (20.47%) Data Mining
1 35 (20.47%) Big Data
2 13 (7.60%) NoSQL
3 7 (4.09%) VoltDB
4 6 (3.51%) DB2
4 6 (3.51%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.34%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.58%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (7.60%) Subversion
1 13 (7.60%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.85%) Eclipse
3 7 (4.09%) Maven
4 6 (3.51%) Selenium
4 6 (3.51%) Hudson
4 6 (3.51%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.51%) NetBeans
5 5 (2.92%) JMeter
6 3 (1.75%) Ant
7 2 (1.17%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.58%) Toad
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.58%) Gradle
General
1 50 (29.24%) Marketing
2 48 (28.07%) Finance
2 48 (28.07%) Banking
3 35 (20.47%) Advertising
4 21 (12.28%) Back Office
5 18 (10.53%) Manufacturing
6 14 (8.19%) Electronics
7 8 (4.68%) Retail
8 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (17.54%) Developer
1 30 (17.54%) Analyst
2 18 (10.53%) NOC Engineer
2 18 (10.53%) Senior NOC Engineer
3 17 (9.94%) Test Analyst
4 16 (9.36%) Senior Analyst
5 14 (8.19%) Network Engineer
6 13 (7.60%) Project Manager
7 12 (7.02%) Support Engineer
7 12 (7.02%) Product Manager
7 12 (7.02%) Principal Engineer
8 9 (5.26%) Senior Programmer
8 9 (5.26%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 9 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
8 9 (5.26%) Programmer
9 8 (4.68%) Test Engineer
9 8 (4.68%) Automation Engineer
9 8 (4.68%) Test Automation Engineer
10 7 (4.09%) Front-End Developer
10 7 (4.09%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (21.05%) Web Services
2 24 (14.04%) HTML
3 20 (11.70%) 802.1X
4 18 (10.53%) REST
5 14 (8.19%) HTML5
6 13 (7.60%) CSS
7 12 (7.02%) SOAP
8 10 (5.85%) Java EE
8 10 (5.85%) XML
9 6 (3.51%) Servlets
9 6 (3.51%) .NET
9 6 (3.51%) ASP.NET
9 6 (3.51%) Sass
9 6 (3.51%) LESS
10 5 (2.92%) Ember.js
10 5 (2.92%) AngularJS
10 5 (2.92%) Backbone.js
10 5 (2.92%) J2EE
10 5 (2.92%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (2.34%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.96%) DTV
2 24 (14.04%) Computer Science
3 17 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (7.02%) Digital Media
5 11 (6.43%) Data Centre
6 10 (5.85%) User Experience
7 7 (4.09%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.92%) iSeries
9 4 (2.34%) iPad
9 4 (2.34%) iPhone
9 4 (2.34%) AS400
10 2 (1.17%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.17%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.17%) IPTV
10 2 (1.17%) Social Media
11 1 (0.58%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.58%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 59 (34.50%) Linux
2 21 (12.28%) Windows
3 15 (8.77%) UNIX
4 12 (7.02%) Android
5 6 (3.51%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.58%) SUSE
7 1 (0.58%) AIX
7 1 (0.58%) HPUX
7 1 (0.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (20.47%) E-Commerce
2 35 (20.47%) Mobile Marketing
3 24 (14.04%) Scrum
4 19 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 19 (11.11%) Project Management
4 19 (11.11%) Automation Testing
5 17 (9.94%) UML
5 17 (9.94%) Use Case
6 16 (9.36%) Test Automation
6 16 (9.36%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (8.77%) Six Sigma
8 14 (8.19%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (8.19%) Digital Marketing
8 14 (8.19%) People Management
9 13 (7.60%) Product Management
9 13 (7.60%) Risk Management
10 12 (7.02%) Test Management
10 12 (7.02%) Continuous Delivery
10 12 (7.02%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (36.26%) Java
2 35 (20.47%) JavaScript
3 31 (18.13%) PHP
4 28 (16.37%) Perl
5 25 (14.62%) SQL
5 25 (14.62%) Python
6 24 (14.04%) C#
7 21 (12.28%) Bash Shell
8 10 (5.85%) C++
8 10 (5.85%) C
9 8 (4.68%) Shell Script
9 8 (4.68%) Ruby
10 5 (2.92%) Objective-C
10 5 (2.92%) RPG
10 5 (2.92%) RPG/400
10 5 (2.92%) RPG IV
11 2 (1.17%) Korn
12 1 (0.58%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.58%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (33.33%) Degree
2 24 (14.04%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (11.70%) CCNA
4 15 (8.77%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 13 (7.60%) PMP
5 13 (7.60%) PMI Certification
6 10 (5.85%) ISTQB
6 10 (5.85%) ISEB
7 6 (3.51%) CCNP
7 6 (3.51%) SC Cleared
7 6 (3.51%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.34%) SLA
2 3 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.92%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.75%) XenApp
3 3 (1.75%) XenServer
3 3 (1.75%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.58%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (16.37%) Cisco
2 27 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 14 (8.19%) SAP
4 8 (4.68%) Oracle
5 5 (2.92%) Apple
5 5 (2.92%) VMware
6 4 (2.34%) IBM
6 4 (2.34%) Citrix
6 4 (2.34%) Avaya
6 4 (2.34%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.75%) HP
8 2 (1.17%) Sophos
8 2 (1.17%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.17%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (1.17%) Kaspersky
8 2 (1.17%) Aastra
9 1 (0.58%) 3PAR
9 1 (0.58%) F5
9 1 (0.58%) EMC
9 1 (0.58%) Mitel
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