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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 26 33 42
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 80 75 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.55% 6.64% 4.53%
As % of the General category 15.01% 17.81% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 79 61 46
Average salary £37,500 £30,565 £37,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.68% -18.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
533 421 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 43.65% 37.29% 25.51%
Number of salaries quoted 455 344 240
Average salary £37,500 £35,783 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.79% -8.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £25,350 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,875 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.23%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -15 36 £35,000 +14.51% 1
Torfaen - 35 £47,500 - 1
Monmouthshire 0 3 £37,500 +7.14%
Bridgend - 3 £44,000 -
Newport -24 1 £20,000 -20.00% 1
Telecoms
Wales

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 63 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (34.59%) Marketing
3 37 (27.82%) Degree
3 37 (27.82%) Banking
3 37 (27.82%) Finance
4 36 (27.07%) Advertising
4 36 (27.07%) E-Commerce
4 36 (27.07%) Data Mining
4 36 (27.07%) PaaS
4 36 (27.07%) Big Data
4 36 (27.07%) Mobile Marketing
5 35 (26.32%) Linux
6 32 (24.06%) Java
7 26 (19.55%) Scrum
8 20 (15.04%) Project Management
9 19 (14.29%) Perl
9 19 (14.29%) PHP
9 19 (14.29%) SQL
9 19 (14.29%) Web Services
9 19 (14.29%) Cisco
10 18 (13.53%) Microsoft
10 18 (13.53%) Python
10 18 (13.53%) DTV
11 17 (12.78%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (12.78%) JavaScript
11 17 (12.78%) C#
11 17 (12.78%) Test Automation
12 16 (12.03%) Windows
13 15 (11.28%) Product Management
13 15 (11.28%) Analytical Skills

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 3 (2.26%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.50%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (1.50%) IIS
2 2 (1.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.75%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (9.77%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (2.26%) Fireworks
3 3 (2.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.26%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (7.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (3.76%) INSURE/90
Cloud Services
1 36 (27.07%) PaaS
2 1 (0.75%) Office 365
2 1 (0.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.77%) SNMP
2 12 (9.02%) Broadband
2 12 (9.02%) DHCP
2 12 (9.02%) Ethernet
2 12 (9.02%) OSPF
2 12 (9.02%) BGP
2 12 (9.02%) Firewall
3 11 (8.27%) VRRP
4 9 (6.77%) GPON
4 9 (6.77%) 802.11
4 9 (6.77%) VoIP
5 7 (5.26%) WAN
6 6 (4.51%) LAN
7 5 (3.76%) SAN
8 4 (3.01%) Network Security
9 3 (2.26%) Internet
9 3 (2.26%) DSL
9 3 (2.26%) TCP/IP
9 3 (2.26%) VPN
10 2 (1.50%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (27.07%) Data Mining
1 36 (27.07%) Big Data
2 10 (7.52%) NoSQL
3 7 (5.26%) VoltDB
3 7 (5.26%) DB2
4 5 (3.76%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.50%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.50%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (4.51%) Selenium
2 5 (3.76%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.76%) Subversion
3 3 (2.26%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (1.50%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.50%) Toad
4 2 (1.50%) Hudson
4 2 (1.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.50%) Maven
4 2 (1.50%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.75%) JMeter
General
1 46 (34.59%) Marketing
2 37 (27.82%) Finance
2 37 (27.82%) Banking
3 36 (27.07%) Advertising
4 13 (9.77%) Manufacturing
5 10 (7.52%) Back Office
5 10 (7.52%) Electronics
6 4 (3.01%) Retail
7 2 (1.50%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (21.05%) Developer
2 26 (19.55%) Analyst
3 16 (12.03%) Test Analyst
3 16 (12.03%) Senior Analyst
4 14 (10.53%) Product Manager
5 13 (9.77%) Project Manager
6 11 (8.27%) NOC Engineer
6 11 (8.27%) Senior NOC Engineer
7 10 (7.52%) Network Engineer
8 8 (6.02%) Analyst Programmer
8 8 (6.02%) Programmer
8 8 (6.02%) Support Engineer
8 8 (6.02%) Senior Programmer
8 8 (6.02%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 8 (6.02%) Senior Test Analyst
9 7 (5.26%) Security Engineer
9 7 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 7 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Principal Engineer
10 5 (3.76%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.29%) Web Services
2 14 (10.53%) HTML
3 11 (8.27%) CSS
3 11 (8.27%) HTML5
4 8 (6.02%) REST
4 8 (6.02%) SOAP
5 7 (5.26%) AngularJS
6 6 (4.51%) Sass
6 6 (4.51%) LESS
6 6 (4.51%) ASP.NET
6 6 (4.51%) .NET
7 5 (3.76%) WinForms
7 5 (3.76%) .NET Framework
7 5 (3.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (3.76%) WPF
8 4 (3.01%) Backbone.js
8 4 (3.01%) Ember.js
9 3 (2.26%) CSS3
9 3 (2.26%) jQuery
10 2 (1.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.53%) DTV
2 15 (11.28%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 11 (8.27%) User Experience
5 6 (4.51%) Digital Media
5 6 (4.51%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.76%) iPad
6 5 (3.76%) iPhone
6 5 (3.76%) iSeries
7 4 (3.01%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.26%) Human Factors
9 2 (1.50%) Xbox
9 2 (1.50%) Social Media
10 1 (0.75%) Replication
10 1 (0.75%) Clustering
10 1 (0.75%) STB
Operating Systems
1 35 (26.32%) Linux
2 16 (12.03%) Windows
3 8 (6.02%) UNIX
4 5 (3.76%) Android
5 2 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.75%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (27.07%) E-Commerce
2 36 (27.07%) Mobile Marketing
3 26 (19.55%) Scrum
4 20 (15.04%) Project Management
5 17 (12.78%) Test Automation
6 15 (11.28%) Product Management
7 14 (10.53%) Programme Management
8 13 (9.77%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (9.02%) ITIL
9 12 (9.02%) Automation Testing
10 11 (8.27%) People Management
10 11 (8.27%) Six Sigma
11 10 (7.52%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (7.52%) Digital Marketing
12 9 (6.77%) Use Case
12 9 (6.77%) Manual Testing
12 9 (6.77%) ETL
12 9 (6.77%) UML
12 9 (6.77%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 32 (24.06%) Java
2 19 (14.29%) Perl
2 19 (14.29%) PHP
2 19 (14.29%) SQL
3 18 (13.53%) Python
4 17 (12.78%) JavaScript
4 17 (12.78%) C#
5 12 (9.02%) Bash Shell
6 9 (6.77%) C
7 8 (6.02%) Shell Script
8 7 (5.26%) C++
9 6 (4.51%) Ruby
10 5 (3.76%) RPG/400
10 5 (3.76%) RPG IV
10 5 (3.76%) RPG
11 2 (1.50%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (27.82%) Degree
2 17 (12.78%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (9.77%) CCNA
3 13 (9.77%) Security Cleared
4 12 (9.02%) SC Cleared
5 11 (8.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 11 (8.27%) PMP
6 10 (7.52%) PMI Certification
7 9 (6.77%) ISEB
7 9 (6.77%) ISTQB
8 6 (4.51%) CCNP
9 2 (1.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.75%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.26%) QA
2 2 (1.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.50%) XenApp
2 2 (1.50%) XenServer
2 2 (1.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (14.29%) Cisco
2 18 (13.53%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.52%) SAP
4 5 (3.76%) Oracle
4 5 (3.76%) Xamarin
4 5 (3.76%) Juniper
5 3 (2.26%) Adobe
5 3 (2.26%) HP
5 3 (2.26%) Citrix
5 3 (2.26%) Avaya
5 3 (2.26%) VMware
6 2 (1.50%) Mitel
6 2 (1.50%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.50%) Apple
7 1 (0.75%) BT
7 1 (0.75%) Zend
7 1 (0.75%) Aastra
7 1 (0.75%) F5
South Wales
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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CPS Group
Salary: £24k - 28k per year + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
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XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £25-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 14 days ago