The first 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 27 42 35
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 94 61 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 7.78% 4.88% 5.87%
As % of the General category 18.99% 16.09% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 68 53 57
Average salary £38,783 £36,400 £40,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.54% -9.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £32,500 £26,276
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
General Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
495 379 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 40.94% 30.34% 40.27%
Number of salaries quoted 385 314 393
Average salary £38,500 £36,400 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -2.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £26,276
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Telecoms
UK

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +15 83 £38,783 +6.54% 2
West Wales -7 5 - -
North Wales +9 4 £22,250 -36.42%
Mid Wales +3 1 £45,000 -
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 74 (49.01%) Banking
2 70 (46.36%) Degree
3 68 (45.03%) Unit Testing
4 61 (40.40%) SQL
5 39 (25.83%) RPG IV
5 39 (25.83%) RPG
6 37 (24.50%) Java
7 32 (21.19%) Security Cleared
8 30 (19.87%) XML
9 29 (19.21%) Finance
9 29 (19.21%) SC Cleared
9 29 (19.21%) Migration
10 28 (18.54%) Hibernate
11 27 (17.88%) Web Services
11 27 (17.88%) HTML
11 27 (17.88%) J2EE
12 24 (15.89%) DB2
12 24 (15.89%) VoIP
12 24 (15.89%) INSURE/90
13 22 (14.57%) Cisco
14 21 (13.91%) Microsoft
15 19 (12.58%) ITIL
16 18 (11.92%) Project Management
17 17 (11.26%) Cisco Certification
17 17 (11.26%) PRINCE2
18 16 (10.60%) CSS
18 16 (10.60%) Spring
19 15 (9.93%) WebSphere
19 15 (9.93%) Data Migration
19 15 (9.93%) RPG/400

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 15 (9.93%) WebSphere
1 15 (9.93%) Lync
1 15 (9.93%) WebSphere Application Server
1 15 (9.93%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.31%) Node.js
3 2 (1.32%) GroupWise
3 2 (1.32%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (3.31%) MS Project
2 4 (2.65%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.66%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 24 (15.89%) INSURE/90
2 3 (1.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 24 (15.89%) VoIP
2 14 (9.27%) SAN
2 14 (9.27%) Wireless
2 14 (9.27%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (4.64%) LAN
3 7 (4.64%) WAN
4 5 (3.31%) Firewall
5 4 (2.65%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (2.65%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (2.65%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.32%) VPN
7 1 (0.66%) Softswitch
7 1 (0.66%) Junos
7 1 (0.66%) Network Security
7 1 (0.66%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.66%) PBX
7 1 (0.66%) ISDN
7 1 (0.66%) WLAN
7 1 (0.66%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.89%) DB2
2 15 (9.93%) RDBMS
2 15 (9.93%) Relational Database
3 8 (5.30%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.65%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.99%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.99%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.32%) MS Access
6 2 (1.32%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 15 (9.93%) Rational Application Developer
1 15 (9.93%) Eclipse
2 6 (3.97%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.31%) SoapUI
3 5 (3.31%) Cucumber
3 5 (3.31%) Selenium
3 5 (3.31%) JUnit
4 3 (1.99%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.66%) Grunt
5 1 (0.66%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.66%) Hudson
5 1 (0.66%) Ant
General
1 74 (49.01%) Banking
2 29 (19.21%) Finance
3 14 (9.27%) Retail
4 12 (7.95%) Billing
5 7 (4.64%) Legal
6 5 (3.31%) Marketing
7 4 (2.65%) Electronics
8 3 (1.99%) Welsh Language
8 3 (1.99%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 75 (49.67%) Analyst
2 45 (29.80%) Senior Analyst
3 25 (16.56%) Analyst Programmer
3 25 (16.56%) Programmer
4 22 (14.57%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 22 (14.57%) Senior Programmer
5 20 (13.25%) Project Manager
6 13 (8.61%) Infrastructure Manager
7 11 (7.28%) Network Engineer
7 11 (7.28%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 7 (4.64%) Developer
9 6 (3.97%) Junior
9 6 (3.97%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (3.31%) Senior Manager
10 5 (3.31%) Support Engineer
11 4 (2.65%) Telecoms Engineer
11 4 (2.65%) Senior Project Manager
11 4 (2.65%) Consultant
12 3 (1.99%) Junior Software Developer
12 3 (1.99%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (19.87%) XML
2 28 (18.54%) Hibernate
3 27 (17.88%) Web Services
3 27 (17.88%) HTML
3 27 (17.88%) J2EE
4 16 (10.60%) CSS
4 16 (10.60%) Spring
5 15 (9.93%) JSP
6 12 (7.95%) Struts
7 3 (1.99%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (1.99%) Zend Framework
8 2 (1.32%) CGI
9 1 (0.66%) SVG
9 1 (0.66%) Servlets
9 1 (0.66%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.28%) Digital Media
1 11 (7.28%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.97%) DTV
3 4 (2.65%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.99%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (1.99%) IPTV
5 2 (1.32%) Blog
5 2 (1.32%) STB
6 1 (0.66%) SecurID
6 1 (0.66%) Statistics
6 1 (0.66%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.66%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.61%) Linux
2 5 (3.31%) Windows
3 3 (1.99%) UNIX
4 2 (1.32%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.66%) Fedora
5 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.66%) CentOS
5 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (45.03%) Unit Testing
2 29 (19.21%) Migration
3 19 (12.58%) ITIL
4 18 (11.92%) Project Management
5 17 (11.26%) PRINCE2
6 15 (9.93%) Data Migration
6 15 (9.93%) RAD
6 15 (9.93%) ETL
7 14 (9.27%) Programme Management
8 11 (7.28%) Risk Assessment
8 11 (7.28%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (7.28%) Change Control
8 11 (7.28%) Risk Management
8 11 (7.28%) Quality Management
8 11 (7.28%) Configuration Management
9 8 (5.30%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (3.31%) Test Automation
10 5 (3.31%) Service Management
11 4 (2.65%) Incident Management
11 4 (2.65%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 61 (40.40%) SQL
2 39 (25.83%) RPG IV
2 39 (25.83%) RPG
3 37 (24.50%) Java
4 15 (9.93%) RPG/400
5 7 (4.64%) Bash Shell
5 7 (4.64%) Python
5 7 (4.64%) JavaScript
6 5 (3.31%) Groovy
7 3 (1.99%) PHP
7 3 (1.99%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.99%) C++
8 1 (0.66%) C
8 1 (0.66%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 70 (46.36%) Degree
2 32 (21.19%) Security Cleared
3 29 (19.21%) SC Cleared
4 17 (11.26%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (9.93%) CCNP
6 12 (7.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 11 (7.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (5.30%) CCIE
9 7 (4.64%) CCDP
10 6 (3.97%) CCDA
11 3 (1.99%) APMP
11 3 (1.99%) CCNA
12 2 (1.32%) ISEB
12 2 (1.32%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.66%) JNCIA
13 1 (0.66%) MCITP
13 1 (0.66%) VCP5
13 1 (0.66%) CCSP
13 1 (0.66%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.99%) QA
1 3 (1.99%) SLA
2 1 (0.66%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.66%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 12207
2 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
2 1 (0.66%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (3.31%) Xen
2 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.32%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 22 (14.57%) Cisco
2 21 (13.91%) Microsoft
3 15 (9.93%) IBM
3 15 (9.93%) Juniper
4 14 (9.27%) HP
4 14 (9.27%) ProCurve
4 14 (9.27%) Fujitsu
5 13 (8.61%) Blue Coat
5 13 (8.61%) Aruba
5 13 (8.61%) Oracle
5 13 (8.61%) F5
6 12 (7.95%) Guidewire
6 12 (7.95%) Fortinet
7 8 (5.30%) Riverbed
8 6 (3.97%) VMware
9 5 (3.31%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.65%) McAfee
11 3 (1.99%) Acme Packet
11 3 (1.99%) Zend
11 3 (1.99%) SAP
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Randstad Technologies
Salary: £23000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £34000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £34000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
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CPS Group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago