The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 35 48
Rank change year-on-year -18 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 14 37 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.52% 5.29% 3.34%
As % of the General category 5.71% 11.42% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13 33 22
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £33,173 £29,129
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £51,200 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,673 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.03% -8.05%  

Telecoms is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 245 324 282
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 44.06% 46.35% 42.79%
Number of salaries quoted 211 240 247
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing Telecoms as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Cardiff

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms in Cardiff.

Salary trend for Telecoms in Cardiff

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Cardiff over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 25 (43.10%) Banking
2 20 (34.48%) Finance
3 18 (31.03%) Cisco
4 17 (29.31%) Java
5 16 (27.59%) HTML
6 15 (25.86%) Degree
7 14 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
8 13 (22.41%) LAN
8 13 (22.41%) Unified Communications
9 12 (20.69%) Unit Testing
9 12 (20.69%) Feasibility Study
10 11 (18.97%) Objective-C
10 11 (18.97%) Avaya
10 11 (18.97%) Android
10 11 (18.97%) Apple iOS
11 10 (17.24%) High Availability
11 10 (17.24%) Multithreading
11 10 (17.24%) HTML5
11 10 (17.24%) PHP
11 10 (17.24%) Unix
11 10 (17.24%) Linux
11 10 (17.24%) JBoss
12 9 (15.52%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (15.52%) CCNP
12 9 (15.52%) WAN
12 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
12 9 (15.52%) Internet
13 8 (13.79%) CheckPoint
13 8 (13.79%) DNS

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (17.24%) JBoss
2 6 (10.34%) Tomcat
3 5 (8.62%) Skype for Business
4 4 (6.90%) WebSphere
4 4 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (5.17%) Documentum
5 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.17%) FileNet
5 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
5 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.45%) IIS
7 1 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.72%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.72%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.72%) Drupal
7 1 (1.72%) Liferay
7 1 (1.72%) LiveCycle
7 1 (1.72%) LiveLink
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.45%) MS Office
3 2 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) GitHub
2 1 (1.72%) IaaS
2 1 (1.72%) PaaS
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.41%) LAN
1 13 (22.41%) Unified Communications
2 9 (15.52%) Internet
2 9 (15.52%) WAN
3 8 (13.79%) DHCP
3 8 (13.79%) DNS
3 8 (13.79%) MPLS
4 6 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (10.34%) VPN
5 5 (8.62%) BGP
5 5 (8.62%) BIG-IP
5 5 (8.62%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (8.62%) OSPF
5 5 (8.62%) Skype
5 5 (8.62%) WebEx
6 2 (3.45%) Firewall
7 1 (1.72%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.72%) H.323
7 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.72%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Eclipse
1 4 (6.90%) JMeter
2 1 (1.72%) Ant
2 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.72%) Subversion
2 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.72%) Xcode
General
1 25 (43.10%) Banking
2 20 (34.48%) Finance
3 5 (8.62%) Billing
4 2 (3.45%) Advertising
4 2 (3.45%) Welsh Language
5 1 (1.72%) Electronics
5 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (29.31%) Analyst
2 12 (20.69%) Analyst Programmer
2 12 (20.69%) Programmer
2 12 (20.69%) Senior Analyst
2 12 (20.69%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 12 (20.69%) Senior Programme Analyst
2 12 (20.69%) Senior Programmer
3 9 (15.52%) Architect
4 7 (12.07%) Cisco Architect
5 6 (10.34%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Cisco Network Architect
6 5 (8.62%) Developer
6 5 (8.62%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Linux Support
6 5 (8.62%) Linux Support Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Network Architect
6 5 (8.62%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) UAT Manager
7 4 (6.90%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) HTML
2 10 (17.24%) HTML5
3 7 (12.07%) CSS
4 6 (10.34%) .NET
5 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET
5 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (8.62%) Java EE
5 5 (8.62%) Spring
5 5 (8.62%) WCF
5 5 (8.62%) Web Services
5 5 (8.62%) XML
6 4 (6.90%) .NET Framework
6 4 (6.90%) Ajax
6 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (6.90%) Hibernate
6 4 (6.90%) J2EE
6 4 (6.90%) JPA
6 4 (6.90%) JSF
6 4 (6.90%) Spring Web Flow
7 1 (1.72%) React
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.90%) iSeries
3 2 (3.45%) Clustering
3 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.72%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.97%) Android
1 11 (18.97%) Apple iOS
2 10 (17.24%) Linux
2 10 (17.24%) Unix
3 6 (10.34%) Windows
4 3 (5.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Feasibility Study
1 12 (20.69%) Unit Testing
2 10 (17.24%) High Availability
2 10 (17.24%) Multithreading
3 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (8.62%) Automated Testing
3 5 (8.62%) Change Management
3 5 (8.62%) DevOps
3 5 (8.62%) ITIL
3 5 (8.62%) MVC
3 5 (8.62%) TDD
3 5 (8.62%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (6.90%) Incident Management
4 4 (6.90%) ITSM
4 4 (6.90%) Load Testing
4 4 (6.90%) Problem Management
4 4 (6.90%) Scrum
4 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery
4 4 (6.90%) Service Management
4 4 (6.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.31%) Java
2 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
3 11 (18.97%) Objective-C
4 10 (17.24%) PHP
5 5 (8.62%) SQL
6 4 (6.90%) RPG
6 4 (6.90%) RPG IV
6 4 (6.90%) RPG/400
7 3 (5.17%) C#
8 2 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (25.86%) Degree
2 9 (15.52%) CCNP
2 9 (15.52%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.17%) CCNP Voice
3 3 (5.17%) CCVP
4 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) QA
2 4 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) XenApp
1 3 (5.17%) XenDesktop
1 3 (5.17%) XenServer
2 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) Cisco
2 11 (18.97%) Avaya
3 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
4 8 (13.79%) CheckPoint
5 7 (12.07%) IBM
6 5 (8.62%) F5
7 4 (6.90%) Citrix
8 3 (5.17%) Aastra
8 3 (5.17%) Apple
8 3 (5.17%) OpenText
8 3 (5.17%) Oracle
9 2 (3.45%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 2 (3.45%) Ciena
9 2 (3.45%) Huawei
9 2 (3.45%) Nokia
9 2 (3.45%) Tellabs
9 2 (3.45%) VMware
10 1 (1.72%) Interwoven
10 1 (1.72%) Juniper
10 1 (1.72%) Xerox