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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 31 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -9
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 95 50 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 7.18% 3.65% 3.85%
As % of the General category 16.75% 8.83% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 94 44 37
Average salary £40,000 £30,565 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.86% -28.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £29,129 £34,270
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,850 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,486 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.36% -
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
567 566 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 42.86% 41.31% 40.60%
Number of salaries quoted 456 490 347
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,783
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,129 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
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 12 February 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 12 February 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 +29 95 £40,000 +30.86% 6
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 69 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (36.02%) Linux
3 46 (24.73%) JavaScript
4 41 (22.04%) HTML
4 41 (22.04%) Java
5 40 (21.51%) Degree
6 39 (20.97%) Marketing
7 38 (20.43%) Finance
7 38 (20.43%) Web Services
8 36 (19.35%) Cisco
9 34 (18.28%) Advertising
10 33 (17.74%) LAN
11 32 (17.20%) WAN
12 31 (16.67%) E-Commerce
13 30 (16.13%) Data Mining
13 30 (16.13%) PaaS
13 30 (16.13%) Big Data
13 30 (16.13%) Mobile Marketing
14 29 (15.59%) Banking
15 27 (14.52%) Cisco Certification
16 26 (13.98%) CSS
16 26 (13.98%) Unix
17 25 (13.44%) TCP/IP
18 23 (12.37%) Apache
19 21 (11.29%) SQL
20 20 (10.75%) CCNP
20 20 (10.75%) DTV
20 20 (10.75%) Wireless
20 20 (10.75%) Digital Media
21 18 (9.68%) Firewall

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 23 (12.37%) Apache
2 8 (4.30%) JBoss
3 4 (2.15%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.15%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.15%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.61%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.54%) CMS
6 1 (0.54%) Drupal
6 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (16.13%) PaaS
2 16 (8.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (17.74%) LAN
2 32 (17.20%) WAN
3 25 (13.44%) TCP/IP
4 20 (10.75%) Wireless
5 18 (9.68%) Firewall
5 18 (9.68%) VPN
6 16 (8.60%) BGP
6 16 (8.60%) DHCP
6 16 (8.60%) DNS
7 15 (8.06%) OSPF
8 14 (7.53%) Internet
9 13 (6.99%) MPLS
10 11 (5.91%) OpenLDAP
10 11 (5.91%) VoIP
11 10 (5.38%) Cisco IOS
11 10 (5.38%) VPLS
12 9 (4.84%) EIGRP
12 9 (4.84%) Spanning Tree
13 8 (4.30%) NetScaler
13 8 (4.30%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.13%) Big Data
1 30 (16.13%) Data Mining
2 3 (1.61%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.08%) MySQL
3 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.54%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (9.14%) Git (software)
1 17 (9.14%) Subversion
2 5 (2.69%) Eclipse
3 4 (2.15%) JMeter
4 2 (1.08%) Maven
5 1 (0.54%) Ant
5 1 (0.54%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.54%) Gradle
5 1 (0.54%) Hudson
5 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.54%) NetBeans
General
1 39 (20.97%) Marketing
2 38 (20.43%) Finance
3 34 (18.28%) Advertising
4 29 (15.59%) Banking
5 14 (7.53%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.76%) Back Office
6 7 (3.76%) Electronics
7 3 (1.61%) Billing
7 3 (1.61%) French Language
8 2 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (20.43%) Network Engineer
2 31 (16.67%) Analyst
3 25 (13.44%) Developer
4 19 (10.22%) Senior Analyst
5 16 (8.60%) Automation Engineer
5 16 (8.60%) Test Automation Engineer
5 16 (8.60%) Test Engineer
6 15 (8.06%) Senior Network Engineer
7 13 (6.99%) LAN Engineer
7 13 (6.99%) LAN/WAN Engineer
7 13 (6.99%) WAN Engineer
8 12 (6.45%) Technical Manager
9 11 (5.91%) Analyst Programmer
9 11 (5.91%) Programmer
9 11 (5.91%) Senior Analyst Programmer
9 11 (5.91%) Senior Programme Analyst
9 11 (5.91%) Senior Programmer
10 10 (5.38%) .NET Developer
10 10 (5.38%) Senior Developer
10 10 (5.38%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (22.04%) HTML
2 38 (20.43%) Web Services
3 26 (13.98%) CSS
4 17 (9.14%) REST
5 15 (8.06%) 802.1X
6 13 (6.99%) HTML5
6 13 (6.99%) XML
7 11 (5.91%) .NET
8 10 (5.38%) jQuery
9 9 (4.84%) AngularJS
10 8 (4.30%) J2EE
11 7 (3.76%) Hibernate
12 5 (2.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 5 (2.69%) Java EE
13 4 (2.15%) Ajax
13 4 (2.15%) iOS SDK
13 4 (2.15%) JPA
13 4 (2.15%) Spring
13 4 (2.15%) Spring Web Flow
13 4 (2.15%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.75%) Digital Media
1 20 (10.75%) DTV
2 18 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (9.14%) Computer Science
4 13 (6.99%) Data Centre
5 11 (5.91%) Client/Server
6 6 (3.23%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.15%) iSeries
7 4 (2.15%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.15%) Streaming Video
8 3 (1.61%) User Experience
9 2 (1.08%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.08%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.54%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.54%) AS400
10 1 (0.54%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.54%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 67 (36.02%) Linux
2 26 (13.98%) Unix
3 18 (9.68%) Android
4 17 (9.14%) Apple iOS
5 11 (5.91%) Windows
6 9 (4.84%) CatOS
7 5 (2.69%) CentOS
7 5 (2.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.15%) Mac OS X
8 4 (2.15%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.54%) AIX
9 1 (0.54%) HPUX
9 1 (0.54%) Solaris
9 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 30 (16.13%) Mobile Marketing
4 18 (9.68%) Network Management
5 17 (9.14%) Automation Testing
6 16 (8.60%) API Testing
6 16 (8.60%) Continuous Delivery
6 16 (8.60%) Test Management
6 16 (8.60%) Time Management
7 14 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (6.99%) High Availability
9 12 (6.45%) Problem Management
10 11 (5.91%) Capacity Management
10 11 (5.91%) Project Management
10 11 (5.91%) Scrum
10 11 (5.91%) Unit Testing
11 10 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (5.38%) Software Engineering
12 9 (4.84%) Change Control
13 8 (4.30%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 46 (24.73%) JavaScript
2 41 (22.04%) Java
3 21 (11.29%) SQL
4 17 (9.14%) Bash Shell
4 17 (9.14%) C#
4 17 (9.14%) Perl
5 16 (8.60%) PHP
5 16 (8.60%) Python
6 11 (5.91%) Objective-C
7 10 (5.38%) C++
8 9 (4.84%) C
9 4 (2.15%) RPG
9 4 (2.15%) RPG IV
9 4 (2.15%) RPG/400
10 3 (1.61%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.08%) Ruby
11 2 (1.08%) VB
12 1 (0.54%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.54%) Korn
12 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 40 (21.51%) Degree
2 27 (14.52%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (10.75%) CCNP
4 10 (5.38%) CCNA
4 10 (5.38%) ISEB
5 9 (4.84%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.61%) HND
6 3 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.61%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.08%) CCIE
8 1 (0.54%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.54%) MCITP
8 1 (0.54%) MCP
8 1 (0.54%) MCSA
8 1 (0.54%) MCSE
8 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.14%) QA
2 4 (2.15%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (5.91%) Squid
2 6 (3.23%) Samba
3 5 (2.69%) NFS
4 4 (2.15%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.54%) Firmware
6 1 (0.54%) XenApp
6 1 (0.54%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (19.35%) Cisco
2 18 (9.68%) IBM
3 12 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.30%) Juniper
4 8 (4.30%) SolarWinds
5 7 (3.76%) SAP
6 6 (3.23%) EMC
7 5 (2.69%) Oracle
7 5 (2.69%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.61%) Apple
8 3 (1.61%) Guidewire
8 3 (1.61%) Informatica
9 2 (1.08%) Avaya
9 2 (1.08%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (1.08%) Kaspersky
9 2 (1.08%) Sophos
9 2 (1.08%) VMware
10 1 (0.54%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.54%) Citrix
10 1 (0.54%) NetApp
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