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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 59 44 27
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -17
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 50 57 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.75% 5.22% 7.88%
As % of the General category 8.70% 12.31% 21.27%
Number of salaries quoted 42 48 79
Average salary £30,565 £40,783 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.05% -6.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £35,783 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,950 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
575 463 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 43.10% 42.44% 37.05%
Number of salaries quoted 498 386 351
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 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
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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
South Wales -14 49 £30,565 -25.05% 7
North Wales - 1 £52,000 - 1
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 37 (40.22%) Banking
2 31 (33.70%) Degree
3 29 (31.52%) Unit Testing
4 28 (30.43%) Finance
5 24 (26.09%) Firewall
5 24 (26.09%) Cisco
6 23 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 23 (25.00%) Juniper
7 22 (23.91%) SQL
8 20 (21.74%) SC Cleared
9 19 (20.65%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (20.65%) CCNP
10 18 (19.57%) XML
11 16 (17.39%) CheckPoint
12 15 (16.30%) Windows
12 15 (16.30%) Java
12 15 (16.30%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (14.13%) J2EE
13 13 (14.13%) Hibernate
14 12 (13.04%) Change Control
15 11 (11.96%) OOD
15 11 (11.96%) ETL
16 10 (10.87%) VPN
16 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
17 9 (9.78%) Continuous Improvement
17 9 (9.78%) Data Migration
17 9 (9.78%) Cisco ASA
17 9 (9.78%) Spring
17 9 (9.78%) VoIP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 3 (3.26%) SAS
2 2 (2.17%) Lync
3 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.26%) SPSS
2 2 (2.17%) MS Office
2 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) INSURE/90
2 3 (3.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 24 (26.09%) Firewall
2 10 (10.87%) VPN
3 9 (9.78%) VoIP
3 9 (9.78%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (8.70%) TCP/IP
4 8 (8.70%) Network Security
5 7 (7.61%) WAN
6 5 (5.43%) LAN
7 4 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (3.26%) PABX
8 3 (3.26%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (1.09%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.09%) IPsec
9 1 (1.09%) SDH
9 1 (1.09%) ATM
9 1 (1.09%) GSM
9 1 (1.09%) DHCP
9 1 (1.09%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.09%) SNMP
9 1 (1.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (6.52%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (6.52%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.43%) NoSQL
2 5 (5.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.35%) Data Mining
3 4 (4.35%) OLTP
3 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.17%) DB2
6 1 (1.09%) DataStage
6 1 (1.09%) SQLPlus
6 1 (1.09%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Toad
1 1 (1.09%) JIRA
1 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 37 (40.22%) Banking
2 28 (30.43%) Finance
3 7 (7.61%) Manufacturing
3 7 (7.61%) Billing
4 6 (6.52%) Retail
5 4 (4.35%) Electronics
6 3 (3.26%) Marketing
7 1 (1.09%) French Language
7 1 (1.09%) German Language
7 1 (1.09%) Welsh Language
7 1 (1.09%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 34 (36.96%) Analyst
2 31 (33.70%) Senior Analyst
3 29 (31.52%) Developer
4 24 (26.09%) Analyst Programmer
4 24 (26.09%) Programmer
4 24 (26.09%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 24 (26.09%) Senior Programmer
5 21 (22.83%) Developer Analyst
5 21 (22.83%) Senior Developer
6 16 (17.39%) Network Engineer
7 9 (9.78%) Java Developer
8 8 (8.70%) Security Engineer
9 7 (7.61%) Network Security Engineer
9 7 (7.61%) Firewall Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Senior Security Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Senior Network Security Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Microstrategy Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Test Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.57%) XML
2 13 (14.13%) J2EE
2 13 (14.13%) Hibernate
3 9 (9.78%) Spring
3 9 (9.78%) HTML
3 9 (9.78%) Web Services
4 8 (8.70%) Struts
5 5 (5.43%) JSON
5 5 (5.43%) REST
5 5 (5.43%) HTML5
6 4 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (4.35%) LINQ to SQL
6 4 (4.35%) Spring MVC
6 4 (4.35%) LINQ
6 4 (4.35%) Servlets
6 4 (4.35%) DOM
6 4 (4.35%) XSLT
7 3 (3.26%) .NET
7 3 (3.26%) WPF
7 3 (3.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.43%) Open Source
2 5 (5.43%) DTV
2 5 (5.43%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.26%) iPhone
3 3 (3.26%) iPad
4 2 (2.17%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.17%) Statistics
4 2 (2.17%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.09%) STB
5 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.09%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.30%) Windows
2 6 (6.52%) UNIX
3 5 (5.43%) Android
4 3 (3.26%) Linux
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (31.52%) Unit Testing
2 15 (16.30%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (13.04%) Change Control
4 11 (11.96%) OOD
4 11 (11.96%) ETL
5 9 (9.78%) Migration
5 9 (9.78%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (9.78%) Data Migration
6 8 (8.70%) Incident Management
7 7 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (7.61%) Project Management
8 6 (6.52%) Configuration Management
8 6 (6.52%) MVC
8 6 (6.52%) OO
8 6 (6.52%) Programme Management
8 6 (6.52%) Security Architecture
9 5 (5.43%) Statistical Modelling
9 5 (5.43%) Analytics
9 5 (5.43%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (23.91%) SQL
2 15 (16.30%) Java
3 5 (5.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.43%) RPG
3 5 (5.43%) RPG/400
3 5 (5.43%) RPG IV
4 4 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.26%) R
5 3 (3.26%) C#
6 2 (2.17%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (33.70%) Degree
2 23 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 20 (21.74%) SC Cleared
4 19 (20.65%) CCNP
4 19 (20.65%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (8.70%) CCSP
6 6 (6.52%) ISEB
6 6 (6.52%) ISTQB
7 4 (4.35%) CCNA
8 2 (2.17%) JNCIP
8 2 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (2.17%) PMP
8 2 (2.17%) CCSA
9 1 (1.09%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.09%) MCITP
9 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.09%) MCSE
9 1 (1.09%) MCSA
9 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.09%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.09%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 24 (26.09%) Cisco
2 23 (25.00%) Juniper
3 16 (17.39%) CheckPoint
4 9 (9.78%) McAfee
5 8 (8.70%) Blue Coat
5 8 (8.70%) ProCurve
5 8 (8.70%) Oracle
5 8 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 8 (8.70%) HP
6 6 (6.52%) MicroStrategy
7 5 (5.43%) F5
8 4 (4.35%) Guidewire
8 4 (4.35%) Fujitsu
9 3 (3.26%) SAP
10 2 (2.17%) Avaya
10 2 (2.17%) Xamarin
11 1 (1.09%) Cognos
11 1 (1.09%) T-Plan
11 1 (1.09%) BT
11 1 (1.09%) Teradata
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £20-28,000 + Bens
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Wales
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Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
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