Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 41 31
Rank change year-on-year -28 -10 +32
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 41 123 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.86% 5.62% 7.03%
As % of the General category 7.09% 14.07% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 45 114 168
South Wales median annual salary £50,000 £41,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% +10.00% +22.69%
10th Percentile £28,250 £22,500 £29,900
90th Percentile £90,000 £68,750 £52,500
Wales median annual salary £50,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +23.46% +8.00% +22.69%

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 578 874 990
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 40.28% 39.96% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 501 771 865
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,250 £56,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -11 24 £71,250 +78.13%
Newport -7 5 £35,200 +40.80%
Monmouthshire -7 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Bridgend - 2 £33,000 -
Torfaen -3 1 £50,000 +17.65%
Caerphilly - 1 £42,500 -
Gwent - 1 £50,000 -
Telecoms
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 21 (51.22%) Finance
2 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
3 13 (31.71%) Web Services
4 12 (29.27%) C#
4 12 (29.27%) .NET
4 12 (29.27%) Programme Management
4 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (29.27%) Marketing
5 11 (26.83%) E-Commerce
6 10 (24.39%) Internet
6 10 (24.39%) Banking
6 10 (24.39%) Manufacturing
7 9 (21.95%) Electronics
7 9 (21.95%) Digital Marketing
7 9 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (21.95%) SAP
7 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET
8 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
8 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
8 8 (19.51%) Windows
8 8 (19.51%) Linux
8 8 (19.51%) Degree
9 7 (17.07%) TOGAF
9 7 (17.07%) Online Banking
9 7 (17.07%) Service Management
9 7 (17.07%) UML
9 7 (17.07%) SOA
9 7 (17.07%) VoIP
9 7 (17.07%) ISEB
9 7 (17.07%) Mobile Banking

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 (9.76%) JBoss
2 2 (4.88%) Apache
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.76%) PaaS
3 3 (7.32%) IaaS
3 3 (7.32%) SaaS
4 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) Internet
2 7 (17.07%) VoIP
3 6 (14.63%) Ethernet
4 5 (12.20%) LAN
4 5 (12.20%) VPN
5 4 (9.76%) BGP
5 4 (9.76%) DHCP
5 4 (9.76%) MPLS
5 4 (9.76%) OSPF
5 4 (9.76%) Unified Communications
6 3 (7.32%) Firewall
6 3 (7.32%) H.323
6 3 (7.32%) SNMP
6 3 (7.32%) WAN
7 2 (4.88%) 802.11
7 2 (4.88%) BIG-IP
7 2 (4.88%) DNS
7 2 (4.88%) RSVP
7 2 (4.88%) VRRP
7 2 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) MySQL
3 2 (4.88%) Big Data
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.44%) JIRA
1 1 (2.44%) NMock
1 1 (2.44%) NUnit
General
1 21 (51.22%) Finance
2 12 (29.27%) Marketing
3 10 (24.39%) Banking
3 10 (24.39%) Manufacturing
4 9 (21.95%) Electronics
5 3 (7.32%) Retail
6 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Developer
2 9 (21.95%) Architect
3 7 (17.07%) Digital Architect
3 7 (17.07%) Lead Architect
4 6 (14.63%) .NET Developer
4 6 (14.63%) .NET Software Developer
4 6 (14.63%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (14.63%) C# Developer
4 6 (14.63%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Software Developer
5 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (12.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Systems Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Network Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (31.71%) Web Services
2 12 (29.27%) .NET
3 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET
4 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
4 6 (14.63%) React
5 5 (12.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (7.32%) HTML
7 2 (4.88%) 802.1X
7 2 (4.88%) HTML5
8 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.44%) CSS
8 1 (2.44%) jQuery
8 1 (2.44%) LESS
8 1 (2.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Mobile Banking
1 7 (17.07%) Online Banking
2 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.88%) NHS
4 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.44%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Linux
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Unix
3 2 (4.88%) Android
3 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.44%) CatOS
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (29.27%) Programme Management
2 11 (26.83%) E-Commerce
3 9 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (21.95%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (17.07%) Service Management
4 7 (17.07%) SOA
4 7 (17.07%) TOGAF
4 7 (17.07%) UML
5 5 (12.20%) Problem Management
6 4 (9.76%) DevOps
6 4 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (7.32%) ERP
7 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
7 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.32%) Release Management
8 2 (4.88%) ITIL
8 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) C#
2 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
3 6 (14.63%) PHP
3 6 (14.63%) SQL
4 5 (12.20%) Java
4 5 (12.20%) TypeScript
5 2 (4.88%) Objective-C
5 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Degree
2 7 (17.07%) ISEB
3 4 (9.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.88%) Avaya Certification
5 2 (4.88%) CCNP
6 1 (2.44%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
1 1 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.95%) SAP
3 4 (9.76%) Avaya
4 3 (7.32%) Cisco
5 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle
6 1 (2.44%) Juniper
6 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.44%) Splunk
6 1 (2.44%) VMware