Period
to 4 December 2020

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 4 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
4 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 57 76 66
Rank change year-on-year +19 -10 +9
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 15 42 54
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Wales 2.28% 2.51% 3.34%
As % of the General category 8.33% 7.06% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 43
Median annual salary £53,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.67% -6.25% -20.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £26,250 £26,826
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £58,200
Wales median annual salary £50,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +34.67% -11.76% -15.00%

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 180 595 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 27.36% 35.52% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 165 500 475
Median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,200 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,050 £60,750
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in South Wales

Telecoms
Salary Trend in South Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Telecoms in South Wales.

Salary trend for Telecoms in South Wales

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in South Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Telecoms in South Wales over the 6 months to 4 December 2020.

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 4 December 2020. 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 +19 14 £53,500 +45.58% 4
Torfaen - 1 £47,500 -
Telecoms
Wales

For the 6 months to 4 December 2020, 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 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
1 11 (73.33%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (66.67%) Creative Thinking
2 10 (66.67%) Skype
2 10 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 10 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
2 10 (66.67%) Proactive Monitoring
2 10 (66.67%) SCVMM
2 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 10 (66.67%) Azure
2 10 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 10 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 10 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 10 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 10 (66.67%) LAN
2 10 (66.67%) WAN
2 10 (66.67%) VPN
2 10 (66.67%) SLA
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) Dialogic
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) SaaS
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development

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 10 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (66.67%) Azure
2 2 (13.33%) SaaS
3 1 (6.67%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) LAN
1 10 (66.67%) Skype
1 10 (66.67%) Unified Communications
1 10 (66.67%) VPN
1 10 (66.67%) WAN
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Audio Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Change Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Change Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) PMI
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (66.67%) Creative Thinking
2 10 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
2 10 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 10 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 10 (66.67%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) Line Management
4 1 (6.67%) SDLC
4 1 (6.67%) UML
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 10 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
1 10 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
1 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Dialogic