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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 22 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 1.69% 11.11% 2.33%
As % of the General category 3.57% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £22,000 £52,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.09% +98.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
28 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 47.46% 11.11% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 25 5 1
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +98.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
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 22 September 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
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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 -10 1 £22,000 -58.09%
Telecoms
South Wales

Telecoms
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) NEC
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (50.00%) Acme Packet

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) NEC
1 1 (50.00%) Acme Packet