Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 73 42
Rank change year-on-year -1 -31 +5
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 34 47 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.49% 2.96% 5.50%
As % of the General category 6.33% 6.87% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 50 125
South Wales median annual salary £33,173 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.95% +6.25% -3.61%
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,525 £27,440
90th Percentile £54,000 £90,000 £55,250
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% -

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 537 684 1,000
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 39.28% 43.05% 42.30%
Number of salaries quoted 453 576 817
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £42,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.33% +5.63% -
10th Percentile £23,200 £26,125 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +2.56%

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 18 £34,087 -24.25% 3
Torfaen +5 5 £32,500 +47.73% 6
Newport +4 4 £30,000 -1.64% 3
Caerphilly -2 3 £25,000 -37.50%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £37,500 -
Telecoms
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 10 (29.41%) HTML
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 9 (26.47%) Manufacturing
2 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (23.53%) Scrum
3 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 8 (23.53%) Oracle
3 8 (23.53%) Degree
4 7 (20.59%) Marketing
4 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
4 7 (20.59%) SOAP
4 7 (20.59%) Linux
4 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
4 7 (20.59%) Programme Management
4 7 (20.59%) Banking
4 7 (20.59%) Electronics
5 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (17.65%) SAP
5 6 (17.65%) Java
5 6 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (14.71%) Android
6 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
6 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (14.71%) Apple iOS
6 5 (14.71%) Digital Media
6 5 (14.71%) Docker
6 5 (14.71%) C#
6 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
6 5 (14.71%) CSS

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 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.88%) JBoss
2 2 (5.88%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.94%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.94%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.94%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) DHCP
2 3 (8.82%) DNS
2 3 (8.82%) SAN
2 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.88%) Broadband
3 2 (5.88%) VoIP
4 1 (2.94%) 802.11
4 1 (2.94%) BGP
4 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.94%) Firewall
4 1 (2.94%) LAN
4 1 (2.94%) MPLS
4 1 (2.94%) OSPF
4 1 (2.94%) RSVP
4 1 (2.94%) RTP
4 1 (2.94%) SMS
4 1 (2.94%) SNMP
4 1 (2.94%) VRRP
4 1 (2.94%) WAN
4 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 3 (8.82%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
1 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.82%) Liquibase
3 2 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.94%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (2.94%) Rational Team Concert
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 9 (26.47%) Manufacturing
3 7 (20.59%) Banking
3 7 (20.59%) Electronics
3 7 (20.59%) Marketing
4 3 (8.82%) Billing
5 2 (5.88%) Retail
6 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.94%) Automotive
6 1 (2.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Developer
4 4 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 4 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Agile .NET Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Agile C# Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Developer
4 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 4 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (11.76%) IT Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 3 (8.82%) IT Support
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) HTML
2 7 (20.59%) SOAP
3 5 (14.71%) .NET
3 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (14.71%) CSS
4 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
4 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (11.76%) jQuery
4 4 (11.76%) JSON
4 4 (11.76%) REST
4 4 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (11.76%) WCF
5 3 (8.82%) J2EE
5 3 (8.82%) JSP
5 3 (8.82%) Spring
5 3 (8.82%) Spring Boot
5 3 (8.82%) Struts
5 3 (8.82%) Thymeleaf
5 3 (8.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Digital Media
2 4 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (8.82%) AS400
3 3 (8.82%) User Experience
4 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.88%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.94%) Digital TV
5 1 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.94%) EPoS
5 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.94%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Android
2 5 (14.71%) Apple iOS
3 4 (11.76%) Windows
4 3 (8.82%) CentOS
4 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.88%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.88%) Unix
6 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.94%) SUSE
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (23.53%) Scrum
3 7 (20.59%) Programme Management
4 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (14.71%) MVC
5 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
6 4 (11.76%) ITIL
6 4 (11.76%) OO
6 4 (11.76%) OOD
7 3 (8.82%) Feasibility Study
7 3 (8.82%) Microservices
7 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
7 3 (8.82%) Validation
8 2 (5.88%) BDD
8 2 (5.88%) DevOps
8 2 (5.88%) High Availability
8 2 (5.88%) Multithreading
8 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 6 (17.65%) Java
3 5 (14.71%) C#
4 3 (8.82%) Python
5 2 (5.88%) Objective-C
5 2 (5.88%) PHP
6 1 (2.94%) Ada
6 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.94%) C
6 1 (2.94%) C++
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.94%) Groovy
6 1 (2.94%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.94%) Perl
6 1 (2.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) ISEB
2 3 (8.82%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.94%) CCDP
4 1 (2.94%) CCIE
4 1 (2.94%) CCNA
4 1 (2.94%) CCNP
4 1 (2.94%) CCVP
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Def Stans
1 1 (2.94%) DO-178B
1 1 (2.94%) MISRA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Docker
2 3 (8.82%) Terminal Services
3 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.94%) Firmware
4 1 (2.94%) KVM
4 1 (2.94%) vSphere
4 1 (2.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Ansible
1 2 (5.88%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.94%) Salt
2 1 (2.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle
3 6 (17.65%) SAP
4 5 (14.71%) VMware
5 4 (11.76%) HP
6 3 (8.82%) Guidewire
6 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco
7 2 (5.88%) Dell
7 2 (5.88%) IBM
7 2 (5.88%) Veeam
8 1 (2.94%) Brocade
8 1 (2.94%) Google
8 1 (2.94%) Mitel
8 1 (2.94%) Perforce
8 1 (2.94%) Toshiba