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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 34 40 34
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 67 61 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.19% 4.78% 5.73%
As % of the General category 13.67% 15.44% 19.02%
Number of salaries quoted 56 55 50
Average salary £30,533 £45,000 £37,050
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.15% +21.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,400 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,500 £47,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
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
490 395 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 37.96% 30.98% 30.14%
Number of salaries quoted 405 344 276
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 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
South Wales +19 52 £30,533 -23.66% 7
West Wales +14 8 - - 1
North Wales -8 5 £37,250 -25.50%
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 72 (38.10%) Banking
2 71 (37.57%) Degree
3 61 (32.28%) Unit Testing
4 57 (30.16%) Finance
5 47 (24.87%) Java
6 45 (23.81%) Security Cleared
7 42 (22.22%) SQL
8 40 (21.16%) Migration
9 38 (20.11%) Project Management
10 37 (19.58%) SC Cleared
11 35 (18.52%) Hibernate
11 35 (18.52%) J2EE
11 35 (18.52%) HTML
11 35 (18.52%) XML
12 34 (17.99%) Web Services
13 33 (17.46%) Retail
14 32 (16.93%) Programme Management
14 32 (16.93%) Fujitsu
14 32 (16.93%) PRINCE2
15 28 (14.81%) Change Control
16 27 (14.29%) Configuration Management
17 26 (13.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 26 (13.76%) Quality Management
17 26 (13.76%) Management Information System
17 26 (13.76%) Risk Assessment
17 26 (13.76%) Stakeholder Management
17 26 (13.76%) Risk Management
17 26 (13.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 24 (12.70%) RPG
18 24 (12.70%) RPG IV

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 16 (8.47%) WebSphere Application Server
1 16 (8.47%) Tomcat
1 16 (8.47%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.59%) Lync
3 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.06%) IIS
3 2 (1.06%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.06%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.17%) MS Project
3 2 (1.06%) MS Office
3 2 (1.06%) SPSS
4 1 (0.53%) Simulink
4 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (6.35%) INSURE/90
2 5 (2.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.82%) Firewall
2 10 (5.29%) VoIP
3 7 (3.70%) SDH
3 7 (3.70%) Unified Communications
4 6 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (3.17%) GSM
5 5 (2.65%) LAN
5 5 (2.65%) WAN
5 5 (2.65%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.12%) PABX
6 4 (2.12%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.59%) Wireless
7 3 (1.59%) VPN
7 3 (1.59%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (1.06%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.06%) SAN
8 2 (1.06%) DWDM
8 2 (1.06%) MPLS
8 2 (1.06%) IP Telephony
8 2 (1.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.35%) RDBMS
1 12 (6.35%) DB2
1 12 (6.35%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.12%) Data Mining
3 3 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (1.59%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.59%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (8.47%) Eclipse
2 12 (6.35%) Rational Application Developer
3 5 (2.65%) Selenium
3 5 (2.65%) CruiseControl
3 5 (2.65%) Ant
3 5 (2.65%) WebDriver
3 5 (2.65%) SoapUI
3 5 (2.65%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.12%) JBehave
4 4 (2.12%) Calabash
4 4 (2.12%) Maven
4 4 (2.12%) JMeter
5 3 (1.59%) JIRA
5 3 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.53%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.53%) Hudson
6 1 (0.53%) Robotium
6 1 (0.53%) Grunt
6 1 (0.53%) eggPlant
General
1 72 (38.10%) Banking
2 57 (30.16%) Finance
3 33 (17.46%) Retail
4 19 (10.05%) Billing
5 13 (6.88%) Electronics
6 8 (4.23%) Marketing
6 8 (4.23%) Welsh Language
7 5 (2.65%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.59%) French Language
8 3 (1.59%) German Language
8 3 (1.59%) Legal
9 2 (1.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 77 (40.74%) Analyst
2 50 (26.46%) Senior Analyst
3 33 (17.46%) Project Manager
4 28 (14.81%) Infrastructure Manager
5 27 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
5 27 (14.29%) Programmer
6 26 (13.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 24 (12.70%) Senior Programmer
7 24 (12.70%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 13 (6.88%) Developer
9 8 (4.23%) Test Analyst
9 8 (4.23%) Network Engineer
9 8 (4.23%) Senior Test Analyst
10 7 (3.70%) Support Analyst
10 7 (3.70%) Graduate
11 6 (3.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 6 (3.17%) Support Engineer
11 6 (3.17%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (3.17%) Senior Manager
12 5 (2.65%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (18.52%) Hibernate
1 35 (18.52%) J2EE
1 35 (18.52%) HTML
1 35 (18.52%) XML
2 34 (17.99%) Web Services
3 19 (10.05%) Spring
4 17 (8.99%) CSS
5 16 (8.47%) Struts
6 12 (6.35%) JSP
7 4 (2.12%) JSF
7 4 (2.12%) Spring Web Flow
7 4 (2.12%) JPA
7 4 (2.12%) Ajax
7 4 (2.12%) Java EE
8 3 (1.59%) JSON
8 3 (1.59%) HTML5
8 3 (1.59%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (1.59%) REST
9 1 (0.53%) SVG
9 1 (0.53%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.76%) Management Information System
2 13 (6.88%) Digital Media
3 6 (3.17%) DTV
3 6 (3.17%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.12%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.12%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.59%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (1.59%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.59%) Open Source
6 2 (1.06%) Firmware
6 2 (1.06%) Statistics
7 1 (0.53%) IPTV
7 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.53%) Wiki
7 1 (0.53%) Physics
7 1 (0.53%) STB
7 1 (0.53%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.53%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.17%) Windows
2 9 (4.76%) Linux
2 9 (4.76%) UNIX
3 3 (1.59%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.59%) Android
3 3 (1.59%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.53%) Fedora
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.53%) CentOS
5 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (32.28%) Unit Testing
2 40 (21.16%) Migration
3 38 (20.11%) Project Management
4 32 (16.93%) Programme Management
4 32 (16.93%) PRINCE2
5 28 (14.81%) Change Control
6 27 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 26 (13.76%) Quality Management
7 26 (13.76%) Risk Assessment
7 26 (13.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (13.76%) Risk Management
8 12 (6.35%) ETL
8 12 (6.35%) RAD
8 12 (6.35%) Data Migration
9 11 (5.82%) ITIL
10 9 (4.76%) Automation Testing
10 9 (4.76%) Reverse Engineering
11 8 (4.23%) Test Automation
11 8 (4.23%) Validation
12 7 (3.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 47 (24.87%) Java
2 42 (22.22%) SQL
3 24 (12.70%) RPG
3 24 (12.70%) RPG IV
4 12 (6.35%) RPG/400
5 10 (5.29%) JavaScript
6 7 (3.70%) C
7 6 (3.17%) Groovy
8 5 (2.65%) C#
8 5 (2.65%) C++
8 5 (2.65%) Python
9 3 (1.59%) Perl
9 3 (1.59%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.06%) R
10 2 (1.06%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.53%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (37.57%) Degree
2 45 (23.81%) Security Cleared
3 37 (19.58%) SC Cleared
4 26 (13.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 26 (13.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 13 (6.88%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (6.35%) CCNP
7 10 (5.29%) ISEB
7 10 (5.29%) ISTQB
8 7 (3.70%) CCSP
9 3 (1.59%) CCNA
9 3 (1.59%) CCDA
9 3 (1.59%) APMP
10 2 (1.06%) CCSA
10 2 (1.06%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.06%) JNCIP
11 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.53%) CCDP
11 1 (0.53%) CCIP
11 1 (0.53%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.70%) SLA
2 3 (1.59%) QA
3 2 (1.06%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.53%) TickIT
4 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
4 1 (0.53%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (1.06%) VirtualBox
1 2 (1.06%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (16.93%) Fujitsu
2 16 (8.47%) Cisco
2 16 (8.47%) IBM
2 16 (8.47%) Guidewire
3 13 (6.88%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.88%) Juniper
4 10 (5.29%) HP
5 9 (4.76%) CheckPoint
6 8 (4.23%) ProCurve
6 8 (4.23%) Blue Coat
7 6 (3.17%) McAfee
8 5 (2.65%) SAP
9 3 (1.59%) Fortinet
9 3 (1.59%) Oracle
9 3 (1.59%) Coverity
9 3 (1.59%) Wind River
9 3 (1.59%) F5
10 2 (1.06%) Acme Packet
10 2 (1.06%) T-Plan
10 2 (1.06%) Aruba
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