The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 39 37 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 72 72 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.38% 5.19% 7.88%
As % of the General category 13.21% 13.46% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 63 67 70
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,783
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,129 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
Telecoms
UK

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

General Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
545 535 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 40.70% 38.60% 40.85%
Number of salaries quoted 433 456 387
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,300 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Wales

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Wales

Telecoms
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
South Wales -2 69 £40,000 -9.09% 5
North Wales +14 1 £32,500 - 1
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the 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 74 (46.84%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (39.87%) Linux
3 53 (33.54%) Marketing
4 46 (29.11%) Advertising
5 44 (27.85%) E-Commerce
6 43 (27.22%) Data Mining
6 43 (27.22%) PaaS
6 43 (27.22%) Big Data
6 43 (27.22%) Mobile Marketing
7 39 (24.68%) Apache
8 34 (21.52%) JavaScript
9 32 (20.25%) HTML
10 30 (18.99%) Finance
11 28 (17.72%) Unix
11 28 (17.72%) Web Services
11 28 (17.72%) QA
12 25 (15.82%) Cisco
13 23 (14.56%) Java
13 23 (14.56%) SQL
14 21 (13.29%) CSS
14 21 (13.29%) Degree
15 20 (12.66%) Banking
16 19 (12.03%) TCP/IP
17 18 (11.39%) IBM
17 18 (11.39%) Cisco Certification
18 16 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
19 15 (9.49%) CCNP
20 14 (8.86%) .NET
20 14 (8.86%) C
20 14 (8.86%) C#

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the 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 39 (24.68%) Apache
2 4 (2.53%) IIS
2 4 (2.53%) JBoss
3 3 (1.90%) CMS
3 3 (1.90%) Drupal
4 2 (1.27%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (4.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (5.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 43 (27.22%) PaaS
2 13 (8.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.03%) TCP/IP
2 14 (8.86%) OpenLDAP
3 13 (8.23%) Firewall
4 12 (7.59%) DNS
4 12 (7.59%) Internet
5 11 (6.96%) LAN
5 11 (6.96%) WAN
6 10 (6.33%) SAN
6 10 (6.33%) VoIP
7 9 (5.70%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (5.06%) GGSN
8 8 (5.06%) iSCSI
8 8 (5.06%) Kerberos
8 8 (5.06%) NAS
8 8 (5.06%) Network Security
8 8 (5.06%) SGSN
9 6 (3.80%) BGP
9 6 (3.80%) MPLS
10 5 (3.16%) OSPF
10 5 (3.16%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (27.22%) Big Data
1 43 (27.22%) Data Mining
2 5 (3.16%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.53%) MySQL
3 4 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (6.33%) Git (software)
1 10 (6.33%) Subversion
2 3 (1.90%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.27%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.63%) JMeter
4 1 (0.63%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.63%) NMock
4 1 (0.63%) NUnit
General
1 53 (33.54%) Marketing
2 46 (29.11%) Advertising
3 30 (18.99%) Finance
4 20 (12.66%) Banking
5 11 (6.96%) Manufacturing
6 9 (5.70%) Electronics
7 4 (2.53%) Billing
8 3 (1.90%) Retail
9 1 (0.63%) Avionics
9 1 (0.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 37 (23.42%) Analyst
2 33 (20.89%) Developer
3 18 (11.39%) Network Engineer
3 18 (11.39%) Senior Analyst
4 15 (9.49%) Software Developer
5 14 (8.86%) Software Engineer
6 13 (8.23%) Senior Network Engineer
6 13 (8.23%) Test Analyst
7 12 (7.59%) Senior Developer
8 11 (6.96%) C Software Engineer
8 11 (6.96%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 11 (6.96%) C++ Software Engineer
8 11 (6.96%) Technical Manager
9 10 (6.33%) .NET Developer
9 10 (6.33%) Test Automation Engineer
9 10 (6.33%) Test Engineer
10 9 (5.70%) C++ Developer
10 9 (5.70%) C++ Software Developer
10 9 (5.70%) Senior Analyst Programmer
10 9 (5.70%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (20.25%) HTML
2 28 (17.72%) Web Services
3 21 (13.29%) CSS
4 14 (8.86%) .NET
5 12 (7.59%) jQuery
6 11 (6.96%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 10 (6.33%) REST
8 9 (5.70%) AngularJS
8 9 (5.70%) XML
9 6 (3.80%) ASP.NET
10 5 (3.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (3.16%) Hibernate
10 5 (3.16%) HTML5
10 5 (3.16%) J2EE
11 4 (2.53%) 802.1X
11 4 (2.53%) Struts
12 3 (1.90%) Ajax
12 3 (1.90%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (1.90%) LAMP
12 3 (1.90%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.23%) Digital Media
2 13 (8.23%) DTV
3 9 (5.70%) Client/Server
4 7 (4.43%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.53%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.53%) iSeries
6 2 (1.27%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.27%) Streaming Video
6 2 (1.27%) User Experience
7 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 63 (39.87%) Linux
2 28 (17.72%) Unix
3 10 (6.33%) Android
3 10 (6.33%) Apple iOS
4 8 (5.06%) CentOS
4 8 (5.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.43%) Windows
6 5 (3.16%) CatOS
7 3 (1.90%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.27%) AIX
8 2 (1.27%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.27%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.27%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (46.84%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (27.85%) E-Commerce
3 43 (27.22%) Mobile Marketing
4 14 (8.86%) Software Engineering
5 13 (8.23%) Automated Testing
5 13 (8.23%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (7.59%) Test Scripting
7 11 (6.96%) High Availability
7 11 (6.96%) Time Management
8 10 (6.33%) API Testing
8 10 (6.33%) Automation Testing
8 10 (6.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (6.33%) Programme Management
8 10 (6.33%) Test Management
9 9 (5.70%) Digital Marketing
9 9 (5.70%) Low Latency
9 9 (5.70%) Network Management
9 9 (5.70%) Project Management
9 9 (5.70%) Scrum
9 9 (5.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (21.52%) JavaScript
2 23 (14.56%) Java
2 23 (14.56%) SQL
3 14 (8.86%) C
3 14 (8.86%) C#
3 14 (8.86%) C++
4 10 (6.33%) Bash Shell
4 10 (6.33%) Perl
4 10 (6.33%) Python
5 6 (3.80%) Objective-C
5 6 (3.80%) PHP
6 4 (2.53%) RPG
6 4 (2.53%) RPG IV
6 4 (2.53%) RPG/400
7 3 (1.90%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.90%) VB
8 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (13.29%) Degree
2 18 (11.39%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (9.49%) CCNP
4 10 (6.33%) Security Cleared
5 7 (4.43%) ISEB
5 7 (4.43%) ISTQB
6 5 (3.16%) CCNA
6 5 (3.16%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.53%) CCSP
8 2 (1.27%) CCIE
8 2 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (17.72%) QA
2 3 (1.90%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (8.86%) Squid
2 8 (5.06%) NFS
3 6 (3.80%) Samba
4 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.27%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (1.27%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 25 (15.82%) Cisco
2 18 (11.39%) IBM
3 13 (8.23%) Red Hat
4 10 (6.33%) Microsoft
5 9 (5.70%) SAP
6 8 (5.06%) EMC
6 8 (5.06%) Juniper
7 5 (3.16%) HP
7 5 (3.16%) Oracle
7 5 (3.16%) SolarWinds
8 4 (2.53%) Blue Coat
8 4 (2.53%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.53%) Guidewire
8 4 (2.53%) Informatica
8 4 (2.53%) VMware
9 3 (1.90%) Intel Security
9 3 (1.90%) ProCurve
10 2 (1.27%) Citrix
11 1 (0.63%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 1 (0.63%) ZTE
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