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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 60 23 37
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +14
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 39 125 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.06% 9.21% 5.78%
As % of the General category 8.37% 23.11% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 34 99 59
Average salary £40,000 £38,783 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +3.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £35,065 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £43,500 £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
466 541 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 36.55% 39.87% 31.47%
Number of salaries quoted 403 472 313
Average salary £37,000 £38,783 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.59% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £57,500
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 24 November 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 November 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 36 £40,000 +6.48% 8
West Wales -2 2 - -
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 30 (29.13%) Finance
2 27 (26.21%) Banking
3 24 (23.30%) Degree
3 24 (23.30%) Security Cleared
4 23 (22.33%) Windows
5 20 (19.42%) Cisco
6 19 (18.45%) Firewall
6 19 (18.45%) Juniper
7 18 (17.48%) SC Cleared
8 17 (16.50%) Unit Testing
9 16 (15.53%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (14.56%) CCNP
10 15 (14.56%) Java
10 15 (14.56%) CheckPoint
11 13 (12.62%) XML
11 13 (12.62%) Retail
12 12 (11.65%) Change Control
12 12 (11.65%) HTML
12 12 (11.65%) J2EE
12 12 (11.65%) Hibernate
13 11 (10.68%) Project Management
13 11 (10.68%) Fujitsu
14 10 (9.71%) ISTQB
14 10 (9.71%) Programme Management
14 10 (9.71%) Electronics
14 10 (9.71%) ISEB
15 9 (8.74%) HP
15 9 (8.74%) Web Services
15 9 (8.74%) UNIX
15 9 (8.74%) Stakeholder Management

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 (4.85%) SAS
2 4 (3.88%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.88%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (3.88%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.94%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.97%) Lync
4 1 (0.97%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (5.83%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.85%) SPSS
3 1 (0.97%) MS Project
3 1 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (18.45%) Firewall
2 8 (7.77%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (6.80%) SDH
3 7 (6.80%) TCP/IP
3 7 (6.80%) VPN
4 6 (5.83%) WAN
4 6 (5.83%) VoIP
4 6 (5.83%) GSM
5 5 (4.85%) LAN
5 5 (4.85%) Network Security
6 4 (3.88%) PABX
6 4 (3.88%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (2.91%) Unified Communications
7 3 (2.91%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (1.94%) DWDM
9 1 (0.97%) MPLS
9 1 (0.97%) Wireless
9 1 (0.97%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.97%) WLAN
9 1 (0.97%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.85%) Data Mining
2 4 (3.88%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.91%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.94%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.97%) DB2
5 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.97%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Eclipse
1 4 (3.88%) JMeter
2 2 (1.94%) JIRA
3 1 (0.97%) Selenium
3 1 (0.97%) JBehave
3 1 (0.97%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.97%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.97%) Calabash
3 1 (0.97%) Appium
3 1 (0.97%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.97%) Maven
3 1 (0.97%) Ant
General
1 30 (29.13%) Finance
2 27 (26.21%) Banking
3 13 (12.62%) Retail
4 10 (9.71%) Electronics
5 8 (7.77%) Manufacturing
6 7 (6.80%) Billing
6 7 (6.80%) Marketing
7 4 (3.88%) French Language
7 4 (3.88%) German Language
8 2 (1.94%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 30 (29.13%) Analyst
2 23 (22.33%) Senior Analyst
3 13 (12.62%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 13 (12.62%) Analyst Programmer
3 13 (12.62%) Programmer
3 13 (12.62%) Senior Programmer
4 12 (11.65%) Network Engineer
5 10 (9.71%) Developer
6 8 (7.77%) Test Analyst
6 8 (7.77%) Senior Test Analyst
7 6 (5.83%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (5.83%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.83%) Support Analyst
7 6 (5.83%) Firewall Engineer
7 6 (5.83%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) Telecoms Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) Security Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.62%) XML
2 12 (11.65%) Hibernate
2 12 (11.65%) HTML
2 12 (11.65%) J2EE
3 9 (8.74%) Web Services
4 8 (7.77%) Spring
5 4 (3.88%) JSF
5 4 (3.88%) Ajax
5 4 (3.88%) Java EE
5 4 (3.88%) JSON
5 4 (3.88%) Spring Web Flow
5 4 (3.88%) JPA
5 4 (3.88%) CSS
5 4 (3.88%) Struts
5 4 (3.88%) HTML5
5 4 (3.88%) REST
6 3 (2.91%) WinForms
6 3 (2.91%) .NET
6 3 (2.91%) WPF
6 3 (2.91%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.80%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.83%) Mainframe
2 6 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.88%) Open Source
3 4 (3.88%) DTV
4 3 (2.91%) iPhone
4 3 (2.91%) iPad
5 2 (1.94%) Statistics
5 2 (1.94%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.97%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.97%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.97%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.33%) Windows
2 9 (8.74%) UNIX
3 4 (3.88%) Android
4 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.94%) Linux
4 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.50%) Unit Testing
2 12 (11.65%) Change Control
3 11 (10.68%) Project Management
4 10 (9.71%) Programme Management
5 9 (8.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (7.77%) Scrum
6 8 (7.77%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (7.77%) Incident Management
6 8 (7.77%) Validation
6 8 (7.77%) Configuration Management
6 8 (7.77%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (7.77%) Automation Testing
7 7 (6.80%) Statistical Modelling
7 7 (6.80%) Analytics
7 7 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (6.80%) OOD
8 6 (5.83%) PRINCE2
8 6 (5.83%) Problem Management
8 6 (5.83%) Reverse Engineering
8 6 (5.83%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.56%) Java
2 8 (7.77%) JavaScript
3 6 (5.83%) SQL
4 5 (4.85%) R
5 3 (2.91%) C#
6 2 (1.94%) C
6 2 (1.94%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.97%) Groovy
7 1 (0.97%) RPG/400
7 1 (0.97%) RPG IV
7 1 (0.97%) RPG
7 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (23.30%) Degree
1 24 (23.30%) Security Cleared
2 18 (17.48%) SC Cleared
3 16 (15.53%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (14.56%) CCNP
5 10 (9.71%) ISEB
5 10 (9.71%) ISTQB
6 8 (7.77%) CCSP
7 5 (4.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (3.88%) CCNA
9 3 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (1.94%) CCSA
10 2 (1.94%) JNCIP
11 1 (0.97%) MCITP
11 1 (0.97%) MCSE
11 1 (0.97%) MCSA
11 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) SLA
1 3 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.94%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.94%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.97%) Firmware
2 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (19.42%) Cisco
2 19 (18.45%) Juniper
3 15 (14.56%) CheckPoint
4 11 (10.68%) Fujitsu
5 9 (8.74%) McAfee
5 9 (8.74%) HP
6 8 (7.77%) Microsoft
6 8 (7.77%) ProCurve
6 8 (7.77%) Blue Coat
7 4 (3.88%) Guidewire
7 4 (3.88%) F5
7 4 (3.88%) IBM
7 4 (3.88%) SAP
8 3 (2.91%) Oracle
8 3 (2.91%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (1.94%) Ericsson
9 2 (1.94%) Siemens
9 2 (1.94%) Nortel
9 2 (1.94%) Xamarin
9 2 (1.94%) T-Plan
Cardiff
People Source
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Chepstow
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + great pension, flexible working
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago