The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 2 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 42 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 44.68% - 1.92%
As % of the General category 84.00% - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 42 0 1
Average salary £46,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,368 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.62% -
Telecoms
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Torfaen region.

General Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
50 56 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 53.19% 45.16% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 47 52 6
Average salary £47,000 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.81% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,500 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £52,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Torfaen region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Torfaen region.

Telecoms Salary Trend in Torfaen

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Torfaen

Telecoms
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Cwmbran - 42 £46,000 - 1
Telecoms
South Wales

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 (86.27%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (56.86%) Marketing
2 29 (56.86%) PaaS
2 29 (56.86%) Big Data
2 29 (56.86%) Mobile Marketing
2 29 (56.86%) E-Commerce
2 29 (56.86%) Data Mining
2 29 (56.86%) Advertising
3 28 (54.90%) Linux
4 22 (43.14%) Apache
5 15 (29.41%) SaaS
6 14 (27.45%) IBM
7 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
7 12 (23.53%) HTML
8 11 (21.57%) Unix
8 11 (21.57%) QA
9 10 (19.61%) Squid
9 10 (19.61%) OpenLDAP
10 9 (17.65%) jQuery
10 9 (17.65%) AngularJS
10 9 (17.65%) C#
10 9 (17.65%) SQL
10 9 (17.65%) .NET
10 9 (17.65%) CSS
11 8 (15.69%) Internet
11 8 (15.69%) Project Management
11 8 (15.69%) ISEB
11 8 (15.69%) GGSN
11 8 (15.69%) SGSN
11 8 (15.69%) ISTQB

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 22 (43.14%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 29 (56.86%) PaaS
2 15 (29.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
2 10 (19.61%) OpenLDAP
3 8 (15.69%) GGSN
3 8 (15.69%) Internet
3 8 (15.69%) SGSN
4 5 (9.80%) DNS
4 5 (9.80%) iSCSI
4 5 (9.80%) Kerberos
4 5 (9.80%) NAS
4 5 (9.80%) Network Security
4 5 (9.80%) SAN
5 3 (5.88%) HTTP
5 3 (5.88%) SSL
6 2 (3.92%) LAN
7 1 (1.96%) BGP
7 1 (1.96%) IPv4
7 1 (1.96%) IPv6
7 1 (1.96%) MPLS
7 1 (1.96%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (56.86%) Big Data
1 29 (56.86%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Cucumber
General
1 29 (56.86%) Advertising
1 29 (56.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Analyst
1 13 (25.49%) Developer
2 12 (23.53%) Technical Manager
3 9 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Project Manager
4 8 (15.69%) Technical Project Manager
5 7 (13.73%) Test Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Business Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Network Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Administrator
7 5 (9.80%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (9.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (9.80%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) Senior Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Senior Test Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) Software Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.53%) HTML
2 9 (17.65%) .NET
2 9 (17.65%) AngularJS
2 9 (17.65%) CSS
2 9 (17.65%) jQuery
3 6 (11.76%) Web Services
4 5 (9.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (5.88%) WCF
5 3 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) DTV
2 2 (3.92%) IPTV
2 2 (3.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (54.90%) Linux
2 11 (21.57%) Unix
3 5 (9.80%) CentOS
3 5 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (86.27%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (56.86%) E-Commerce
2 29 (56.86%) Mobile Marketing
3 8 (15.69%) Project Management
4 6 (11.76%) Automated Testing
4 6 (11.76%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
4 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 6 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (11.76%) Low Latency
4 6 (11.76%) Manual Testing
4 6 (11.76%) Network Architecture
4 6 (11.76%) Scrum
4 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (11.76%) Test Scripting
4 6 (11.76%) UML
4 6 (11.76%) Use Case
4 6 (11.76%) User Stories
5 5 (9.80%) High Availability
5 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.92%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) C#
1 9 (17.65%) SQL
2 7 (13.73%) C++
3 5 (9.80%) C
3 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.92%) Java
4 2 (3.92%) Korn
4 2 (3.92%) Perl
4 2 (3.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) ISEB
1 8 (15.69%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.96%) CCIE
2 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.57%) QA
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) Squid
2 5 (9.80%) NFS
2 5 (9.80%) Samba
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) IBM
2 6 (11.76%) Cisco
3 5 (9.80%) EMC
3 5 (9.80%) Red Hat
Cwmbran, Gwent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago