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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 50 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +5
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 44 103 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.89% 8.93% 6.26%
As % of the General category 9.40% 22.01% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 38 90 53
Average salary £30,565 £38,783 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.18% -3.04%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
468 468 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 41.34% 40.59% 34.19%
Number of salaries quoted 408 419 287
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 -3 28 £30,565 -23.58% 1
Newport -18 5 £30,565 -18.63% 1
Monmouthshire - 3 £45,000 -
Bridgend -2 1 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Telecoms
Wales

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 40 (43.01%) Banking
2 36 (38.71%) Degree
3 28 (30.11%) Unit Testing
4 21 (22.58%) Firewall
5 20 (21.51%) Cisco
5 20 (21.51%) Juniper
6 19 (20.43%) SQL
6 19 (20.43%) Finance
7 18 (19.35%) XML
8 17 (18.28%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (17.20%) CCNP
9 16 (17.20%) Windows
9 16 (17.20%) Java
9 16 (17.20%) CheckPoint
10 14 (15.05%) Hibernate
10 14 (15.05%) J2EE
10 14 (15.05%) SC Cleared
10 14 (15.05%) Security Cleared
11 13 (13.98%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (11.83%) ISEB
12 11 (11.83%) ISTQB
13 10 (10.75%) Spring
13 10 (10.75%) OOD
13 10 (10.75%) HTML
13 10 (10.75%) Web Services
13 10 (10.75%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (9.68%) Electronics
14 9 (9.68%) Validation
14 9 (9.68%) McAfee
14 9 (9.68%) VPN

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 5 (5.38%) SAS
2 2 (2.15%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.15%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.08%) Lync
3 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) MS Excel
1 5 (5.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (3.23%) INSURE/90
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.58%) Firewall
2 9 (9.68%) VPN
3 8 (8.60%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (7.53%) TCP/IP
4 7 (7.53%) SDH
4 7 (7.53%) VoIP
5 6 (6.45%) GSM
5 6 (6.45%) Network Security
6 5 (5.38%) WAN
7 4 (4.30%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (3.23%) LAN
9 2 (2.15%) DWDM
10 1 (1.08%) PABX
10 1 (1.08%) WLAN
10 1 (1.08%) DHCP
10 1 (1.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (6.45%) Data Mining
1 6 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (6.45%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.30%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (3.23%) OLTP
3 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.08%) DB2
5 1 (1.08%) DataStage
5 1 (1.08%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.15%) JMeter
1 2 (2.15%) JIRA
General
1 40 (43.01%) Banking
2 19 (20.43%) Finance
3 9 (9.68%) Electronics
4 7 (7.53%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.30%) Billing
6 3 (3.23%) Marketing
6 3 (3.23%) Retail
7 2 (2.15%) Welsh Language
8 1 (1.08%) French Language
8 1 (1.08%) German Language
Job Titles
1 37 (39.78%) Analyst
2 35 (37.63%) Senior Analyst
3 25 (26.88%) Developer
4 24 (25.81%) Analyst Programmer
4 24 (25.81%) Programmer
4 24 (25.81%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 24 (25.81%) Senior Programmer
5 18 (19.35%) Senior Developer
5 18 (19.35%) Developer Analyst
6 13 (13.98%) Network Engineer
7 9 (9.68%) Test Analyst
7 9 (9.68%) Senior Test Analyst
8 8 (8.60%) Java Developer
9 7 (7.53%) Firewall Engineer
10 6 (6.45%) Network Security Engineer
10 6 (6.45%) Security Engineer
11 5 (5.38%) Telecoms Engineer
11 5 (5.38%) Microstrategy Developer
12 4 (4.30%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 4 (4.30%) Senior Java Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.35%) XML
2 14 (15.05%) J2EE
2 14 (15.05%) Hibernate
3 10 (10.75%) Spring
3 10 (10.75%) HTML
3 10 (10.75%) Web Services
4 8 (8.60%) Struts
5 4 (4.30%) Servlets
5 4 (4.30%) DOM
5 4 (4.30%) XSLT
5 4 (4.30%) JSON
5 4 (4.30%) Spring MVC
5 4 (4.30%) REST
5 4 (4.30%) HTML5
6 3 (3.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (3.23%) LINQ to SQL
6 3 (3.23%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.23%) WPF
6 3 (3.23%) LINQ
6 3 (3.23%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.38%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.30%) Open Source
4 3 (3.23%) iPad
4 3 (3.23%) iPhone
4 3 (3.23%) DTV
5 2 (2.15%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.15%) Statistics
6 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.20%) Windows
2 5 (5.38%) Android
3 3 (3.23%) UNIX
4 2 (2.15%) Linux
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.11%) Unit Testing
2 13 (13.98%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (10.75%) OOD
3 10 (10.75%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (9.68%) Validation
4 9 (9.68%) Automation Testing
5 8 (8.60%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (8.60%) Change Control
5 8 (8.60%) ETL
5 8 (8.60%) Incident Management
6 7 (7.53%) Migration
6 7 (7.53%) Scrum
6 7 (7.53%) Data Migration
6 7 (7.53%) Statistical Modelling
6 7 (7.53%) Analytics
7 6 (6.45%) Reverse Engineering
7 6 (6.45%) Security Architecture
7 6 (6.45%) MVC
7 6 (6.45%) OO
8 5 (5.38%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.43%) SQL
2 16 (17.20%) Java
3 6 (6.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.38%) R
5 4 (4.30%) RPG
5 4 (4.30%) RPG/400
5 4 (4.30%) RPG IV
6 3 (3.23%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.23%) C#
7 2 (2.15%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.08%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (38.71%) Degree
2 17 (18.28%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (17.20%) CCNP
4 14 (15.05%) SC Cleared
4 14 (15.05%) Security Cleared
5 11 (11.83%) ISTQB
5 11 (11.83%) ISEB
6 8 (8.60%) CCSP
7 5 (5.38%) CCNA
8 2 (2.15%) CCSA
8 2 (2.15%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.08%) MCITP
9 1 (1.08%) MCSE
9 1 (1.08%) MCSA
9 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.23%) SLA
3 2 (2.15%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (21.51%) Cisco
1 20 (21.51%) Juniper
2 16 (17.20%) CheckPoint
3 9 (9.68%) McAfee
4 8 (8.60%) Blue Coat
4 8 (8.60%) ProCurve
4 8 (8.60%) HP
5 6 (6.45%) Oracle
5 6 (6.45%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (5.38%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.30%) Guidewire
7 4 (4.30%) F5
8 3 (3.23%) SAP
9 2 (2.15%) IBM
9 2 (2.15%) Nortel
9 2 (2.15%) Ericsson
9 2 (2.15%) Siemens
9 2 (2.15%) T-Plan
9 2 (2.15%) NEC
9 2 (2.15%) Xamarin
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
South Wales
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago