Period
to 27 January 2021

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 6 months to 27 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 53 65 61
Rank change year-on-year +12 -4 0
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 11 31 25
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.83% 2.64% 2.43%
As % of the General category 6.18% 7.45% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 24
Median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -11.76% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £29,129 £27,114
90th Percentile £57,500 £38,750 £52,125
South Wales median annual salary £48,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +30.00% -6.25% +6.67%

Telecoms is in the General Skills category. The following 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.

All General Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 178 416 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 29.57% 35.46% 36.70%
Number of salaries quoted 144 338 313
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -3.85%
10th Percentile £29,300 £26,100 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,325 £60,000
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Cardiff

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Cardiff

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Telecoms in Cardiff.

Salary trend for Telecoms in Cardiff

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Salary distribution for jobs citing Telecoms in Cardiff over the 6 months to 27 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
1 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) VPN
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) SLA
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) Azure
3 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
3 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
3 2 (18.18%) Military
3 2 (18.18%) SCVMM
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (18.18%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Creative Thinking
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills

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 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) Skype
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) OSPF
3 1 (9.09%) SMTP
3 1 (9.09%) SNMP
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Military
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Audio Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Change Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Change Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) BYOD
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Creative Thinking
3 2 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Statistics
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) BroadSoft
3 1 (9.09%) Dialogic
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Polycom
3 1 (9.09%) Yealink