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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 62 25 31
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +6
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 41 113 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.25% 8.13% 6.55%
As % of the General category 9.19% 22.24% 20.65%
Number of salaries quoted 34 92 70
Average salary £41,250 £36,674 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.47% -2.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £35,065 £34,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
446 508 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 35.37% 36.55% 31.70%
Number of salaries quoted 374 445 328
Average salary £35,150 £37,565 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.42% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £47,500 £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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -32 33 £42,500 +18.77% 11
West Wales +1 4 - - 1
North Wales -6 3 - -
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 43 (34.96%) Finance
2 36 (29.27%) Security Cleared
3 28 (22.76%) SC Cleared
4 27 (21.95%) Banking
5 25 (20.33%) Windows
6 24 (19.51%) Java
6 24 (19.51%) Retail
6 24 (19.51%) Degree
7 23 (18.70%) Project Management
8 22 (17.89%) Fujitsu
9 21 (17.07%) Change Control
10 19 (15.45%) Programme Management
10 19 (15.45%) Configuration Management
10 19 (15.45%) Cisco
11 18 (14.63%) PRINCE2
11 18 (14.63%) Unit Testing
12 17 (13.82%) Juniper
12 17 (13.82%) Firewall
13 16 (13.01%) Risk Management
13 16 (13.01%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (13.01%) Quality Management
13 16 (13.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 16 (13.01%) Risk Assessment
14 15 (12.20%) Migration
14 15 (12.20%) Management Information System
15 14 (11.38%) Cisco Certification
15 14 (11.38%) CheckPoint
15 14 (11.38%) XML
15 14 (11.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 13 (10.57%) HTML

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 5 (4.07%) SAS
2 4 (3.25%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.25%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (3.25%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.63%) IIS
3 2 (1.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (5.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.07%) SPSS
3 2 (1.63%) MS Project
3 2 (1.63%) MS Office
4 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.82%) Firewall
2 8 (6.50%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (5.69%) SDH
3 7 (5.69%) TCP/IP
4 6 (4.88%) VPN
4 6 (4.88%) GSM
5 5 (4.07%) VoIP
6 4 (3.25%) PABX
6 4 (3.25%) Network Security
6 4 (3.25%) Unified Communications
6 4 (3.25%) WAN
6 4 (3.25%) LAN
6 4 (3.25%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (2.44%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (1.63%) IP Telephony
8 2 (1.63%) DWDM
8 2 (1.63%) MPLS
9 1 (0.81%) BGP
9 1 (0.81%) OSPF
9 1 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.07%) Data Mining
1 5 (4.07%) NoSQL
2 3 (2.44%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.81%) DataStage
3 1 (0.81%) DB2
3 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.07%) WebDriver
1 5 (4.07%) Selenium
1 5 (4.07%) SoapUI
2 4 (3.25%) Calabash
2 4 (3.25%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.25%) Maven
2 4 (3.25%) CruiseControl
2 4 (3.25%) JBehave
2 4 (3.25%) Ant
2 4 (3.25%) Eclipse
2 4 (3.25%) JMeter
3 3 (2.44%) JIRA
3 3 (2.44%) Appium
4 1 (0.81%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.81%) Robotium
4 1 (0.81%) eggPlant
General
1 43 (34.96%) Finance
2 27 (21.95%) Banking
3 24 (19.51%) Retail
4 9 (7.32%) Electronics
5 7 (5.69%) Billing
6 5 (4.07%) Welsh Language
6 5 (4.07%) Marketing
7 3 (2.44%) French Language
7 3 (2.44%) German Language
8 2 (1.63%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (22.76%) Analyst
2 21 (17.07%) Senior Analyst
3 18 (14.63%) Project Manager
4 16 (13.01%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 16 (13.01%) Infrastructure Manager
5 12 (9.76%) Developer
6 11 (8.94%) Analyst Programmer
6 11 (8.94%) Programmer
6 11 (8.94%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 11 (8.94%) Senior Programmer
7 9 (7.32%) Network Engineer
8 8 (6.50%) Senior Test Analyst
8 8 (6.50%) Test Analyst
9 6 (4.88%) Firewall Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 6 (4.88%) Graduate
9 6 (4.88%) Support Analyst
9 6 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (4.07%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 5 (4.07%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.38%) XML
2 13 (10.57%) HTML
2 13 (10.57%) J2EE
2 13 (10.57%) Hibernate
3 11 (8.94%) Web Services
4 9 (7.32%) Spring
5 5 (4.07%) HTML5
5 5 (4.07%) JSON
5 5 (4.07%) REST
6 4 (3.25%) Java EE
6 4 (3.25%) Ajax
6 4 (3.25%) JSF
6 4 (3.25%) Spring Web Flow
6 4 (3.25%) JPA
6 4 (3.25%) Struts
6 4 (3.25%) CSS
7 1 (0.81%) CGI
7 1 (0.81%) SOAP
7 1 (0.81%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.20%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.32%) Digital Media
3 6 (4.88%) Mainframe
4 5 (4.07%) Open Source
4 5 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.25%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.44%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.44%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.63%) Statistics
7 2 (1.63%) DTV
8 1 (0.81%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.81%) Physics
8 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (20.33%) Windows
2 10 (8.13%) UNIX
3 4 (3.25%) Linux
4 3 (2.44%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.44%) Android
5 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.63%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.70%) Project Management
2 21 (17.07%) Change Control
3 19 (15.45%) Programme Management
3 19 (15.45%) Configuration Management
4 18 (14.63%) PRINCE2
4 18 (14.63%) Unit Testing
5 16 (13.01%) Risk Management
5 16 (13.01%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (13.01%) Quality Management
5 16 (13.01%) Risk Assessment
6 15 (12.20%) Migration
7 9 (7.32%) Scrum
7 9 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (7.32%) Reverse Engineering
7 9 (7.32%) Automation Testing
8 8 (6.50%) Test Automation
8 8 (6.50%) Incident Management
8 8 (6.50%) Validation
9 7 (5.69%) ITIL
9 7 (5.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (19.51%) Java
2 11 (8.94%) JavaScript
3 7 (5.69%) C
4 6 (4.88%) Groovy
5 5 (4.07%) Python
5 5 (4.07%) C#
5 5 (4.07%) SQL
5 5 (4.07%) R
6 3 (2.44%) C++
6 3 (2.44%) Perl
7 2 (1.63%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.81%) RPG
8 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.81%) RPG/400
8 1 (0.81%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 36 (29.27%) Security Cleared
2 28 (22.76%) SC Cleared
3 24 (19.51%) Degree
4 16 (13.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 14 (11.38%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (11.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 13 (10.57%) CCNP
7 10 (8.13%) ISTQB
7 10 (8.13%) ISEB
8 9 (7.32%) CCSP
9 3 (2.44%) CCNA
10 2 (1.63%) CCSA
10 2 (1.63%) JNCIP
10 2 (1.63%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.81%) CCDA
11 1 (0.81%) CCDP
11 1 (0.81%) CCIP
11 1 (0.81%) CCIE
11 1 (0.81%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.07%) SLA
2 3 (2.44%) QA
2 3 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.63%) VirtualBox
1 2 (1.63%) Firmware
1 2 (1.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (17.89%) Fujitsu
2 19 (15.45%) Cisco
3 17 (13.82%) Juniper
4 14 (11.38%) CheckPoint
5 10 (8.13%) HP
6 9 (7.32%) Microsoft
7 8 (6.50%) ProCurve
7 8 (6.50%) Blue Coat
7 8 (6.50%) McAfee
8 4 (3.25%) Guidewire
8 4 (3.25%) IBM
9 3 (2.44%) Coverity
9 3 (2.44%) Wind River
10 2 (1.63%) T-Plan
10 2 (1.63%) F5
10 2 (1.63%) SAP
10 2 (1.63%) Nortel
10 2 (1.63%) NEC
10 2 (1.63%) VMware
10 2 (1.63%) Siemens
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Gwalia Housing
Posted: 5 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £3000 - £43000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
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