Period
to 21 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 34 31
Rank change year-on-year -53 -3 +27
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 19 120 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.38% 6.30% 7.33%
As % of the General category 3.51% 14.56% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 17 106 172
South Wales median annual salary £35,200 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% - +4.23%
10th Percentile £30,350 £23,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,250 £68,750 £55,250
Wales median annual salary £35,200 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% - +5.96%

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 South Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 541 824 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 39.20% 43.23% 40.86%
Number of salaries quoted 465 704 809
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in South Wales

Telecoms
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in South Wales

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in South Wales over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in South Wales

Telecoms
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -37 10 £42,500 - 8
Newport -8 3 £35,000 +31.09% 1
Bridgend +3 2 £33,000 -26.67% 2
Telecoms
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Programme Management
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Marketing
3 6 (31.58%) HTML
3 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 5 (26.32%) Java
4 5 (26.32%) .NET
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
4 5 (26.32%) C#
4 5 (26.32%) SAP
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (26.32%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
4 5 (26.32%) Electronics
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
5 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
5 4 (21.05%) MVC
5 4 (21.05%) Scrum
5 4 (21.05%) jQuery
5 4 (21.05%) WCF
5 4 (21.05%) Unix
5 4 (21.05%) JBoss
5 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 4 (21.05%) CSS
6 3 (15.79%) SOAP
6 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
6 3 (15.79%) Linux

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 4 (21.05%) JBoss
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.53%) Apache
4 1 (5.26%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) IaaS
1 2 (10.53%) PaaS
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) LAN
1 3 (15.79%) VPN
2 2 (10.53%) BGP
2 2 (10.53%) BIG-IP
2 2 (10.53%) DHCP
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) MPLS
2 2 (10.53%) OSPF
2 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.26%) HTTP
3 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
3 1 (5.26%) SMS
3 1 (5.26%) SNMP
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) VoIP
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) NMock
2 1 (5.26%) NUnit
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Marketing
3 5 (26.32%) Electronics
3 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
4 3 (15.79%) Retail
5 2 (10.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
2 4 (21.05%) .NET Software Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Agile .NET Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Agile C# Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Developer
2 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 4 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
2 4 (21.05%) C# Software Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) .NET
3 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
3 4 (21.05%) CSS
3 4 (21.05%) jQuery
3 4 (21.05%) WCF
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (15.79%) JSON
4 3 (15.79%) REST
4 3 (15.79%) SOAP
4 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (10.53%) HTML5
5 2 (10.53%) Web Services
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.26%) LESS
6 1 (5.26%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) EPoS
3 1 (5.26%) NHS
3 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Unix
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Android
3 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.26%) CatOS
4 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (36.84%) Programme Management
2 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (26.32%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (21.05%) MVC
3 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) OO
4 3 (15.79%) OOD
4 3 (15.79%) Service Management
5 2 (10.53%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.53%) High Availability
5 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
5 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.53%) Release Management
5 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
2 5 (26.32%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
4 2 (10.53%) PHP
4 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) CCNP
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
1 5 (26.32%) SAP
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) Avaya
3 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.26%) Dell
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Juniper
4 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.26%) Splunk
4 1 (5.26%) Toshiba
4 1 (5.26%) VMware