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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 52 41 28
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 48 35 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.13% 4.31% 6.87%
As % of the General category 10.08% 10.03% 16.80%
Number of salaries quoted 44 32 56
Average salary £30,565 £40,891 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.25% -9.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £34,178 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £60,000 £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
476 349 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 41.00% 42.93% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 428 273 312
Average salary £40,000 £40,783 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.91% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £26,700 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 6 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 6 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 -8 30 £30,565 -21.18% 5
Newport -1 9 £30,565 -25.45% 1
Bridgend -6 3 £46,500 -19.13%
Torfaen -12 2 £47,500 +120.93%
Monmouthshire - 2 £40,000 - 1
Telecoms
Wales

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 6 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 44 (53.01%) Banking
2 37 (44.58%) Degree
3 29 (34.94%) Finance
4 27 (32.53%) Unit Testing
5 23 (27.71%) SQL
6 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (20.48%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (19.28%) XML
8 16 (19.28%) Security Cleared
9 15 (18.07%) SC Cleared
10 14 (16.87%) Java
11 12 (14.46%) HTML
11 12 (14.46%) Firewall
12 11 (13.25%) Hibernate
12 11 (13.25%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (13.25%) Juniper
12 11 (13.25%) J2EE
12 11 (13.25%) CCNP
12 11 (13.25%) Cisco
12 11 (13.25%) ETL
12 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (12.05%) Web Services
14 9 (10.84%) OOD
14 9 (10.84%) ISEB
14 9 (10.84%) Manufacturing
14 9 (10.84%) Validation
14 9 (10.84%) Migration
14 9 (10.84%) Data Migration
14 9 (10.84%) ISTQB
15 8 (9.64%) MVC

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 3 (3.61%) SAS
2 1 (1.20%) Lync
2 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) SPSS
1 3 (3.61%) Fireworks
1 3 (3.61%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (3.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (3.61%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
2 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (4.82%) INSURE/90
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.46%) Firewall
2 7 (8.43%) Network Security
2 7 (8.43%) WAN
3 5 (6.02%) LAN
3 5 (6.02%) VoIP
4 4 (4.82%) VPN
4 4 (4.82%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.41%) SAN
6 2 (2.41%) DSL
7 1 (1.20%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.20%) IPsec
7 1 (1.20%) Internet
7 1 (1.20%) MPLS
7 1 (1.20%) OSPF
7 1 (1.20%) BGP
7 1 (1.20%) DNS
7 1 (1.20%) IPv4
7 1 (1.20%) IPv6
7 1 (1.20%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.23%) SQL Server
1 6 (7.23%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (7.23%) Data Mining
1 6 (7.23%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (7.23%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.82%) OLTP
4 3 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.61%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.41%) Big Data
5 2 (2.41%) DB2
6 1 (1.20%) DataStage
6 1 (1.20%) SQLPlus
6 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.20%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.20%) Toad
General
1 44 (53.01%) Banking
2 29 (34.94%) Finance
3 9 (10.84%) Manufacturing
4 7 (8.43%) Marketing
5 5 (6.02%) Electronics
6 4 (4.82%) Billing
7 3 (3.61%) Retail
8 2 (2.41%) Advertising
9 1 (1.20%) Multimedia
9 1 (1.20%) French Language
9 1 (1.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 39 (46.99%) Analyst
2 36 (43.37%) Senior Analyst
3 31 (37.35%) Developer
4 27 (32.53%) Analyst Programmer
4 27 (32.53%) Programmer
4 27 (32.53%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 27 (32.53%) Senior Programmer
5 22 (26.51%) Senior Developer
6 21 (25.30%) Developer Analyst
7 11 (13.25%) Network Engineer
8 9 (10.84%) Senior Test Analyst
8 9 (10.84%) Test Analyst
9 7 (8.43%) Java Developer
9 7 (8.43%) Security Engineer
10 5 (6.02%) Microstrategy Developer
10 5 (6.02%) Agile C# Developer
10 5 (6.02%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (6.02%) C# Developer
10 5 (6.02%) Network Security Engineer
11 4 (4.82%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.28%) XML
2 12 (14.46%) HTML
3 11 (13.25%) J2EE
3 11 (13.25%) Hibernate
4 10 (12.05%) Web Services
5 8 (9.64%) Struts
6 7 (8.43%) Spring
6 7 (8.43%) HTML5
7 6 (7.23%) .NET
8 5 (6.02%) ASP.NET
8 5 (6.02%) CSS
8 5 (6.02%) .NET Framework
8 5 (6.02%) WinForms
8 5 (6.02%) WPF
9 4 (4.82%) LINQ
9 4 (4.82%) Spring MVC
9 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (4.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (4.82%) LINQ to SQL
9 4 (4.82%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.43%) DTV
3 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.02%) iPhone
3 5 (6.02%) iPad
4 4 (4.82%) User Experience
5 3 (3.61%) Open Source
5 3 (3.61%) Human Factors
6 2 (2.41%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.41%) Xbox
7 1 (1.20%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.20%) Replication
7 1 (1.20%) Clustering
7 1 (1.20%) STB
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.64%) Windows
2 7 (8.43%) Android
3 3 (3.61%) Linux
4 2 (2.41%) UNIX
5 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.53%) Unit Testing
2 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (20.48%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (13.25%) ETL
5 9 (10.84%) OOD
5 9 (10.84%) Validation
5 9 (10.84%) Migration
5 9 (10.84%) Data Migration
6 8 (9.64%) Automation Testing
6 8 (9.64%) MVC
7 7 (8.43%) Project Management
7 7 (8.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (7.23%) Change Control
8 6 (7.23%) OO
8 6 (7.23%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (6.02%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (6.02%) Scrum
9 5 (6.02%) Programme Management
9 5 (6.02%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (27.71%) SQL
2 14 (16.87%) Java
3 8 (9.64%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.23%) C#
5 5 (6.02%) RPG
5 5 (6.02%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.02%) RPG/400
5 5 (6.02%) RPG IV
6 3 (3.61%) R
7 2 (2.41%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (44.58%) Degree
2 16 (19.28%) Security Cleared
3 15 (18.07%) SC Cleared
4 11 (13.25%) CCNP
4 11 (13.25%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (10.84%) ISEB
5 9 (10.84%) ISTQB
6 5 (6.02%) VCP4
7 3 (3.61%) CCNA
8 2 (2.41%) CCSP
8 2 (2.41%) PMP
9 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.20%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.20%) MCITP
9 1 (1.20%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.20%) MCSE
9 1 (1.20%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (13.25%) Cisco
1 11 (13.25%) Juniper
2 8 (9.64%) Oracle
3 6 (7.23%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.02%) SAP
5 4 (4.82%) F5
5 4 (4.82%) Xamarin
5 4 (4.82%) Guidewire
5 4 (4.82%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.61%) McAfee
6 3 (3.61%) Adobe
7 2 (2.41%) HP
7 2 (2.41%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.41%) ProCurve
8 1 (1.20%) Cognos
8 1 (1.20%) Avaya
8 1 (1.20%) BT
8 1 (1.20%) Teradata
8 1 (1.20%) Mitel
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