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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
Wales / South Wales
Rank 41 28 46
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +18
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 41 98 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.93% 8.07% 4.39%
As % of the General category 10.90% 18.11% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 35 95 48
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,565
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +30.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,360 £26,400 £29,129
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,500 £52,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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
376 541 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 45.19% 44.53% 41.54%
Number of salaries quoted 318 441 442
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £29,129
10% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £52,500 £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 23 February 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 23 February 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 -5 18 £42,500 +6.25%
Newport -5 13 £26,400 -24.57%
Caerphilly - 4 £40,000 - 1
Bridgend +15 3 £45,000 +205.08% 2
Monmouthshire -1 1 £45,000 +162.67% 1
Torfaen -15 1 £22,000 -51.11% 1
Telecoms
Wales

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 41 (34.45%) Finance
2 33 (27.73%) Cisco
2 33 (27.73%) Banking
3 30 (25.21%) HTML
4 28 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 24 (20.17%) LAN
6 22 (18.49%) SQL Server
7 21 (17.65%) Avaya
7 21 (17.65%) Linux
7 21 (17.65%) High Availability
8 20 (16.81%) Unified Communications
8 20 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (16.81%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (16.81%) CCNP
9 19 (15.97%) Java
9 19 (15.97%) DNS
10 18 (15.13%) Microsoft
10 18 (15.13%) SQL
10 18 (15.13%) CSS
10 18 (15.13%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (14.29%) WAN
11 17 (14.29%) CheckPoint
12 16 (13.45%) MPLS
12 16 (13.45%) Degree
12 16 (13.45%) Security Cleared
13 15 (12.61%) Windows
13 15 (12.61%) .NET
13 15 (12.61%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (11.76%) PHP
14 14 (11.76%) 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 12 (10.08%) JBoss
2 7 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.04%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.20%) Apache
4 5 (4.20%) Skype for Business
5 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.36%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.36%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.52%) IIS
7 2 (1.68%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.68%) Documentum
7 2 (1.68%) FileNet
Applications
1 6 (5.04%) MS Office
2 5 (4.20%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.68%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.40%) PaaS
2 6 (5.04%) SaaS
3 5 (4.20%) IaaS
3 5 (4.20%) Office 365
4 2 (1.68%) G Suite
4 2 (1.68%) GitHub
5 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (20.17%) LAN
2 20 (16.81%) Unified Communications
3 19 (15.97%) DNS
4 17 (14.29%) WAN
5 16 (13.45%) MPLS
6 14 (11.76%) DHCP
6 14 (11.76%) Internet
7 11 (9.24%) Firewall
8 10 (8.40%) BGP
8 10 (8.40%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (8.40%) OSPF
8 10 (8.40%) VPN
9 8 (6.72%) BIG-IP
9 8 (6.72%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (5.04%) Network Security
11 5 (4.20%) iSCSI
11 5 (4.20%) Kerberos
11 5 (4.20%) SAN
11 5 (4.20%) Skype
11 5 (4.20%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.49%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.20%) Big Data
3 5 (4.20%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.68%) MySQL
5 2 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Eclipse
1 4 (3.36%) JMeter
1 4 (3.36%) NUnit
2 3 (2.52%) Moq
2 3 (2.52%) MSTest
2 3 (2.52%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (1.68%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.84%) Maven
4 1 (0.84%) NMock
4 1 (0.84%) TeamCity
General
1 41 (34.45%) Finance
2 33 (27.73%) Banking
3 10 (8.40%) Marketing
4 8 (6.72%) Advertising
5 6 (5.04%) Manufacturing
6 5 (4.20%) Billing
6 5 (4.20%) Electronics
7 2 (1.68%) Back Office
7 2 (1.68%) Welsh Language
8 1 (0.84%) Legal
8 1 (0.84%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (18.49%) Developer
2 20 (16.81%) Analyst
3 15 (12.61%) Architect
4 13 (10.92%) Cisco Architect
5 12 (10.08%) Analyst Programmer
5 12 (10.08%) Programmer
5 12 (10.08%) Senior Analyst
5 12 (10.08%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 12 (10.08%) Senior Programme Analyst
5 12 (10.08%) Senior Programmer
5 12 (10.08%) Support Engineer
6 10 (8.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (7.56%) Network Architect
8 8 (6.72%) .NET Developer
8 8 (6.72%) Cisco Network Architect
8 8 (6.72%) IT Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) IT Manager
9 7 (5.88%) C# Developer
10 6 (5.04%) Cabling Engineer
10 6 (5.04%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (25.21%) HTML
2 18 (15.13%) CSS
3 15 (12.61%) .NET
4 13 (10.92%) Ajax
4 13 (10.92%) HTML5
5 12 (10.08%) ASP.NET
5 12 (10.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (10.08%) WCF
6 11 (9.24%) jQuery
7 6 (5.04%) Web Services
8 5 (4.20%) Hibernate
8 5 (4.20%) RESTful
8 5 (4.20%) SOAP
8 5 (4.20%) Spring
8 5 (4.20%) XML
9 4 (3.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 4 (3.36%) JPA
9 4 (3.36%) JSF
9 4 (3.36%) REST
9 4 (3.36%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.72%) Social Media
2 8 (6.72%) User Experience
3 4 (3.36%) iSeries
4 3 (2.52%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.68%) Clustering
6 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.84%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.84%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.65%) Linux
2 15 (12.61%) Windows
3 14 (11.76%) Unix
4 12 (10.08%) Android
4 12 (10.08%) Apple iOS
5 9 (7.56%) Windows Server
6 7 (5.88%) CentOS
7 5 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.68%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.65%) High Availability
2 18 (15.13%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (10.08%) Feasibility Study
3 12 (10.08%) Multithreading
3 12 (10.08%) MVC
3 12 (10.08%) Unit Testing
4 10 (8.40%) Incident Management
4 10 (8.40%) Web Development
5 9 (7.56%) TDD
6 8 (6.72%) Information Security
6 8 (6.72%) Scrum
7 7 (5.88%) Automated Testing
7 7 (5.88%) Service Management
8 6 (5.04%) Change Management
8 6 (5.04%) ITIL
9 5 (4.20%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (4.20%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (4.20%) E-Commerce
9 5 (4.20%) Service Delivery
9 5 (4.20%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 28 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 19 (15.97%) Java
3 18 (15.13%) SQL
4 14 (11.76%) PHP
5 12 (10.08%) C#
5 12 (10.08%) Objective-C
6 4 (3.36%) RPG
6 4 (3.36%) RPG IV
6 4 (3.36%) RPG/400
7 3 (2.52%) VB
7 3 (2.52%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.68%) C
8 2 (1.68%) C++
9 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (16.81%) CCNP
1 20 (16.81%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (13.45%) Degree
2 16 (13.45%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.04%) CCNP Voice
3 6 (5.04%) CCVP
4 5 (4.20%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.68%) CCNA
5 2 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.84%) CISA
6 1 (0.84%) CISM
6 1 (0.84%) CISSP
6 1 (0.84%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.40%) QA
2 4 (3.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.36%) SLA
3 1 (0.84%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.84%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.84%) NEBOSH
3 1 (0.84%) RMADS
System Software
1 7 (5.88%) XenApp
1 7 (5.88%) XenDesktop
1 7 (5.88%) XenServer
2 5 (4.20%) NFS
2 5 (4.20%) Squid
3 4 (3.36%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.52%) Firmware
4 3 (2.52%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.68%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.84%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (4.20%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (1.68%) BladeLogic
2 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (1.68%) vRealize
2 2 (1.68%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 33 (27.73%) Cisco
2 21 (17.65%) Avaya
3 18 (15.13%) Microsoft
4 17 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 12 (10.08%) F5
6 11 (9.24%) IBM
7 10 (8.40%) Citrix
8 7 (5.88%) Aastra
8 7 (5.88%) Apple
8 7 (5.88%) Oracle
8 7 (5.88%) Red Hat
9 5 (4.20%) EMC
9 5 (4.20%) SAP
10 4 (3.36%) Fortinet
10 4 (3.36%) Intel Security
11 3 (2.52%) VMware
12 2 (1.68%) Blue Coat
12 2 (1.68%) Google
12 2 (1.68%) Huawei
12 2 (1.68%) OpenText
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Caldicot, Gwent
Experis Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, West Lothian
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 6 days ago
Neath, West Glamorgan
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 7 days ago
Merthyr Tydfil, Mid Glamorgan
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 7 days ago
Ebbw Vale, Gwent
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 7 days ago
Penarth, South Glamorgan
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 7 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
UK Consumer Panels
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Porthcawl, Mid Glamorgan
UK Consumer Panels
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