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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 23 46
Rank change year-on-year -40 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 26 101 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.99% 8.22% 4.25%
As % of the General category 6.93% 19.06% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 25 95 48
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -7.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,050 £29,129
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,493 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.46% -8.43%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 375 530 472
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 43.05% 43.12% 39.37%
Number of salaries quoted 317 426 417
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -16 14 £42,500 +6.25%
Newport -4 9 £27,000 -22.85% 2
Caerphilly - 3 £40,000 - 1
Torfaen -10 1 £22,000 -51.11% 1
Telecoms
Wales

For the 6 months to 30 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 28 (30.43%) Finance
2 27 (29.35%) Banking
3 26 (28.26%) Cisco
4 20 (21.74%) HTML
5 18 (19.57%) JavaScript
6 17 (18.48%) Java
6 17 (18.48%) SQL Server
7 16 (17.39%) LAN
7 16 (17.39%) Degree
8 15 (16.30%) Linux
9 14 (15.22%) CCNP
9 14 (15.22%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (15.22%) Security Cleared
9 14 (15.22%) Unified Communications
9 14 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (13.04%) High Availability
10 12 (13.04%) Feasibility Study
10 12 (13.04%) CheckPoint
10 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
10 12 (13.04%) Windows
10 12 (13.04%) CSS
10 12 (13.04%) Unit Testing
10 12 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (11.96%) Unix
11 11 (11.96%) .NET
11 11 (11.96%) SQL
11 11 (11.96%) WAN
11 11 (11.96%) Firewall
11 11 (11.96%) Avaya
12 10 (10.87%) MPLS

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 9 (9.78%) JBoss
2 6 (6.52%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.43%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.43%) Skype for Business
4 4 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.26%) Documentum
5 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.26%) FileNet
5 3 (3.26%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.17%) IIS
7 1 (1.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.09%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.09%) Apache
7 1 (1.09%) Drupal
7 1 (1.09%) Liferay
7 1 (1.09%) LiveCycle
7 1 (1.09%) LiveLink
Applications
1 6 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.43%) MS Office
3 3 (3.26%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.61%) PaaS
2 6 (6.52%) IaaS
2 6 (6.52%) Office 365
2 6 (6.52%) SaaS
3 2 (2.17%) G Suite
4 1 (1.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.39%) LAN
2 14 (15.22%) Unified Communications
3 11 (11.96%) Firewall
3 11 (11.96%) WAN
4 10 (10.87%) MPLS
5 9 (9.78%) DNS
5 9 (9.78%) Internet
6 8 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (8.70%) DHCP
6 8 (8.70%) VPN
7 7 (7.61%) BGP
7 7 (7.61%) OSPF
8 5 (5.43%) BIG-IP
8 5 (5.43%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (5.43%) Skype
8 5 (5.43%) WebEx
9 4 (4.35%) VoIP
10 3 (3.26%) Broadband
10 3 (3.26%) EIGRP
10 3 (3.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.48%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.09%) Big Data
5 1 (1.09%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.09%) MySQL
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Eclipse
1 4 (4.35%) JMeter
2 3 (3.26%) Moq
2 3 (3.26%) MSTest
2 3 (3.26%) NUnit
2 3 (3.26%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.09%) Ant
4 1 (1.09%) Maven
4 1 (1.09%) Subversion
4 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.09%) Xcode
General
1 28 (30.43%) Finance
2 27 (29.35%) Banking
3 5 (5.43%) Billing
4 4 (4.35%) Advertising
4 4 (4.35%) Marketing
5 3 (3.26%) Electronics
5 3 (3.26%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.17%) Back Office
6 2 (2.17%) Welsh Language
7 1 (1.09%) Legal
7 1 (1.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (20.65%) Analyst
2 14 (15.22%) Developer
3 12 (13.04%) Analyst Programmer
3 12 (13.04%) Programmer
3 12 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
3 12 (13.04%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 12 (13.04%) Senior Programme Analyst
3 12 (13.04%) Senior Programmer
4 10 (10.87%) Architect
5 8 (8.70%) IT Engineer
5 8 (8.70%) IT Manager
6 7 (7.61%) Cisco Architect
6 7 (7.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) Cabling Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) IT Services Manager
7 6 (6.52%) Network Architect
7 6 (6.52%) Service Manager
8 5 (5.43%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.43%) Cisco Network Architect
8 5 (5.43%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.74%) HTML
2 12 (13.04%) CSS
3 11 (11.96%) .NET
4 9 (9.78%) HTML5
5 8 (8.70%) Ajax
6 7 (7.61%) ASP.NET
6 7 (7.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (7.61%) WCF
7 6 (6.52%) Spring
7 6 (6.52%) Web Services
7 6 (6.52%) XML
8 5 (5.43%) Hibernate
8 5 (5.43%) Java EE
8 5 (5.43%) jQuery
9 4 (4.35%) .NET Framework
9 4 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 4 (4.35%) JPA
9 4 (4.35%) JSF
9 4 (4.35%) SOAP
9 4 (4.35%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.35%) iSeries
2 4 (4.35%) Social Media
2 4 (4.35%) User Experience
3 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.17%) Clustering
5 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.09%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.09%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.30%) Linux
2 12 (13.04%) Windows
3 11 (11.96%) Unix
4 10 (10.87%) Android
4 10 (10.87%) Apple iOS
5 5 (5.43%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.26%) CentOS
7 2 (2.17%) Debian
8 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (13.04%) Feasibility Study
1 12 (13.04%) High Availability
1 12 (13.04%) Unit Testing
2 9 (9.78%) Incident Management
2 9 (9.78%) Multithreading
3 8 (8.70%) TDD
4 7 (7.61%) Change Management
4 7 (7.61%) ITIL
4 7 (7.61%) MVC
4 7 (7.61%) Scrum
4 7 (7.61%) Service Management
4 7 (7.61%) Web Development
5 6 (6.52%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (6.52%) Service Delivery
6 5 (5.43%) Automated Testing
6 5 (5.43%) DevOps
6 5 (5.43%) Migration
6 5 (5.43%) Statistics
6 5 (5.43%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.57%) JavaScript
2 17 (18.48%) Java
3 11 (11.96%) SQL
4 10 (10.87%) Objective-C
4 10 (10.87%) PHP
5 8 (8.70%) C#
6 4 (4.35%) RPG
6 4 (4.35%) RPG IV
6 4 (4.35%) RPG/400
7 3 (3.26%) VB
7 3 (3.26%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.17%) C
8 2 (2.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (17.39%) Degree
2 14 (15.22%) CCNP
2 14 (15.22%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (15.22%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.26%) CCNA
3 3 (3.26%) CCNP Voice
3 3 (3.26%) CCVP
3 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.09%) CISA
5 1 (1.09%) CISM
5 1 (1.09%) CISSP
5 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) QA
2 4 (4.35%) SLA
3 2 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.09%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (5.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.35%) VMware ESX
3 3 (3.26%) XenApp
3 3 (3.26%) XenDesktop
3 3 (3.26%) XenServer
4 2 (2.17%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.17%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.09%) Firmware
5 1 (1.09%) NFS
5 1 (1.09%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (2.17%) BladeLogic
2 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (2.17%) vRealize
2 2 (2.17%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.09%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 26 (28.26%) Cisco
2 12 (13.04%) CheckPoint
2 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.96%) Avaya
4 9 (9.78%) F5
4 9 (9.78%) Oracle
5 8 (8.70%) IBM
6 7 (7.61%) Citrix
7 5 (5.43%) VMware
8 4 (4.35%) Fortinet
8 4 (4.35%) Intel Security
9 3 (3.26%) Aastra
9 3 (3.26%) Apple
9 3 (3.26%) Aruba
9 3 (3.26%) Juniper
9 3 (3.26%) OpenText
9 3 (3.26%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.26%) SAP
10 2 (2.17%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.17%) Sonus
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