Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 82 40
Rank change year-on-year +15 -42 -8
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 50 33 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.12% 2.31% 5.88%
As % of the General category 8.87% 5.81% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 41 34 115
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +20.48% +10.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,000 £90,000 £68,750
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% +23.46% +8.00%

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 564 568 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 35.21% 39.72% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 451 489 768
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £56,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +4 30 £42,500 -26.09% 8
Newport +18 10 £40,000 +13.96% 3
Bridgend -3 5 £37,500 +13.64% 3
Torfaen +6 3 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Telecoms
Wales

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 18 (36.00%) Finance
1 18 (36.00%) Programme Management
1 18 (36.00%) Marketing
2 14 (28.00%) Banking
2 14 (28.00%) Java
3 13 (26.00%) Degree
4 12 (24.00%) Manufacturing
4 12 (24.00%) Electronics
4 12 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (24.00%) SAP
4 12 (24.00%) Digital Marketing
5 11 (22.00%) Oracle
5 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (18.00%) Test Automation
7 8 (16.00%) Validation
8 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce
8 7 (14.00%) HTML
8 7 (14.00%) Test Scripting
9 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
9 6 (12.00%) Selenium
9 6 (12.00%) User Experience
9 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (12.00%) Retail
10 5 (10.00%) Spring
10 5 (10.00%) JIRA
10 5 (10.00%) Hibernate
10 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
10 5 (10.00%) Change Management
10 5 (10.00%) Struts
10 5 (10.00%) Web Services

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 3 (6.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (6.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.00%) SAS
3 1 (2.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.00%) CMS
3 1 (2.00%) Drupal
3 1 (2.00%) nginx
3 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Firewall
1 3 (6.00%) LAN
1 3 (6.00%) VoIP
1 3 (6.00%) WAN
2 1 (2.00%) DHCP
2 1 (2.00%) DNS
2 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.00%) MPLS
2 1 (2.00%) RTP
2 1 (2.00%) SMS
2 1 (2.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) Redis
3 3 (6.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.00%) Sqoop
5 1 (2.00%) Big Data
5 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.00%) HBase
5 1 (2.00%) MySQL
5 1 (2.00%) Pentaho
5 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Selenium
2 5 (10.00%) JIRA
3 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.00%) Liquibase
4 3 (6.00%) Bugzilla
4 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.00%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.00%) JUnit
6 1 (2.00%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (36.00%) Finance
1 18 (36.00%) Marketing
2 14 (28.00%) Banking
3 12 (24.00%) Electronics
3 12 (24.00%) Manufacturing
4 6 (12.00%) Retail
5 4 (8.00%) Billing
6 1 (2.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Analyst
2 8 (16.00%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (8.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (8.00%) E-Business Analyst
3 4 (8.00%) E-Business Support
3 4 (8.00%) Functional Analyst
3 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle Analyst
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 4 (8.00%) Programmer
3 4 (8.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (8.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 4 (8.00%) Senior Programmer
3 4 (8.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (8.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (6.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (6.00%) Developer
4 3 (6.00%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) HTML
2 5 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 5 (10.00%) Spring
2 5 (10.00%) Struts
2 5 (10.00%) Web Services
3 4 (8.00%) J2EE
3 4 (8.00%) JSP
3 4 (8.00%) SOAP
3 4 (8.00%) Spring Boot
3 4 (8.00%) Thymeleaf
3 4 (8.00%) XML
4 2 (4.00%) CGI
4 2 (4.00%) Node.js
4 2 (4.00%) pytest
4 2 (4.00%) RESTful
5 1 (2.00%) LDAP
5 1 (2.00%) React
5 1 (2.00%) React Native
5 1 (2.00%) Redux
5 1 (2.00%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) User Experience
2 4 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) CCTV
4 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.00%) Digital TV
4 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Android
3 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.00%) CentOS
3 1 (2.00%) SUSE
3 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Programme Management
2 12 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (24.00%) Digital Marketing
3 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.00%) Test Automation
5 8 (16.00%) Validation
6 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce
6 7 (14.00%) Test Scripting
7 5 (10.00%) Change Management
7 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
7 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 5 (10.00%) Test Strategy
7 5 (10.00%) Use Case
8 4 (8.00%) Feasibility Study
8 4 (8.00%) ITIL
8 4 (8.00%) Microservices
8 4 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (8.00%) Project Planning
8 4 (8.00%) Unit Testing
8 4 (8.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.00%) Java
2 4 (8.00%) PHP
3 3 (6.00%) Python
4 2 (4.00%) Go
4 2 (4.00%) R
4 2 (4.00%) Ruby
4 2 (4.00%) SQL
5 1 (2.00%) ES6
5 1 (2.00%) ES7
5 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) Degree
2 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (8.00%) ISEB
4 4 (8.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (4.00%) CISSP
5 2 (4.00%) PMP
5 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) Avaya Certification
6 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.00%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Docker
2 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (4.00%) HDFS
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) SCCM
2 2 (4.00%) Ansible
2 2 (4.00%) Kibana
3 1 (2.00%) Puppet
3 1 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) SAP
2 11 (22.00%) Oracle
3 4 (8.00%) Guidewire
3 4 (8.00%) VMware
4 3 (6.00%) Apple
4 3 (6.00%) Cisco
5 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.00%) Avaya
6 1 (2.00%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.00%) Marketo
6 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.00%) Veeam
6 1 (2.00%) Verint