Period
to 19 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 96 49
Rank change year-on-year +22 -47 -18
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 60 41 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.98% 2.11% 4.60%
As % of the General category 9.32% 5.81% 11.79%
Number of salaries quoted 45 46 98
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +20.48% +10.67%
10th Percentile £27,402 £27,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,428 £90,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 644 706 1,035
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 32.02% 36.32% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 503 590 875
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £56,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% -

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Wales

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms in Wales.

Salary trend for Telecoms in Wales

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Wales over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Wales

Telecoms
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Wales region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
South Wales +7 51 £33,173 -33.65% 22
West Wales +15 6 £55,242 +64.90% 2
North Wales - 2 £30,000 - 1
Telecoms
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Wales region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 19 (31.67%) Banking
2 18 (30.00%) Degree
3 15 (25.00%) Finance
4 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (21.67%) Java
6 12 (20.00%) Marketing
7 11 (18.33%) Oracle
7 11 (18.33%) Programme Management
8 10 (16.67%) HTML
8 10 (16.67%) Test Automation
9 9 (15.00%) Docker
9 9 (15.00%) Manufacturing
9 9 (15.00%) Validation
10 8 (13.33%) SAP
11 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
11 7 (11.67%) JSP
11 7 (11.67%) SOAP
11 7 (11.67%) Struts
11 7 (11.67%) Web Services
11 7 (11.67%) XML
11 7 (11.67%) J2EE
11 7 (11.67%) Linux
11 7 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (11.67%) ISEB
11 7 (11.67%) Electronics
11 7 (11.67%) Hibernate
11 7 (11.67%) VMware
11 7 (11.67%) Guidewire
11 7 (11.67%) Microservices
11 7 (11.67%) Liquibase

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (5.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.67%) Drupal
3 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.67%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.67%) SAP MII
2 1 (1.67%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) Office 365
2 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) VoIP
2 4 (6.67%) CTI
2 4 (6.67%) Firewall
2 4 (6.67%) LAN
2 4 (6.67%) PBX
2 4 (6.67%) Unified Communications
2 4 (6.67%) WAN
3 3 (5.00%) DHCP
3 3 (5.00%) DNS
4 2 (3.33%) RTP
4 2 (3.33%) SAN
4 2 (3.33%) SMS
4 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.67%) Broadband
5 1 (1.67%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.67%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) Redis
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) Big Data
2 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.67%) HBase
2 1 (1.67%) MySQL
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.67%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Liquibase
2 5 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.33%) Selenium
3 2 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (3.33%) JIRA
4 1 (1.67%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.67%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.67%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 19 (31.67%) Banking
2 15 (25.00%) Finance
3 12 (20.00%) Marketing
4 9 (15.00%) Manufacturing
5 7 (11.67%) Billing
5 7 (11.67%) Electronics
6 5 (8.33%) Retail
7 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.67%) Automotive
7 1 (1.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) Analyst
2 14 (23.33%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (11.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 7 (11.67%) Programmer
3 7 (11.67%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 7 (11.67%) Senior Programmer
3 7 (11.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 7 (11.67%) Test Analyst
4 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Architect
5 4 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Product Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Telephony Architect
6 3 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Digital Product Manager
6 3 (5.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.67%) HTML
2 7 (11.67%) Hibernate
2 7 (11.67%) J2EE
2 7 (11.67%) JSP
2 7 (11.67%) SOAP
2 7 (11.67%) Spring
2 7 (11.67%) Spring Boot
2 7 (11.67%) Struts
2 7 (11.67%) Thymeleaf
2 7 (11.67%) Web Services
2 7 (11.67%) XML
3 2 (3.33%) CGI
3 2 (3.33%) CSS
4 1 (1.67%) LDAP
4 1 (1.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Digital Media
1 6 (10.00%) User Experience
2 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.67%) IVR
3 3 (5.00%) AS400
4 2 (3.33%) Digital TV
4 2 (3.33%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.67%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Linux
2 5 (8.33%) Windows
3 4 (6.67%) CentOS
4 2 (3.33%) Android
4 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.33%) SUSE
4 2 (3.33%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.33%) Programme Management
3 10 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 9 (15.00%) Validation
5 7 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (11.67%) Feasibility Study
5 7 (11.67%) Microservices
5 7 (11.67%) Unit Testing
6 6 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (8.33%) Scrum
7 5 (8.33%) Test Scripting
8 4 (6.67%) Data Privacy
8 4 (6.67%) Data Protection
8 4 (6.67%) Data Security
8 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (6.67%) ITIL
8 4 (6.67%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.67%) Java
2 4 (6.67%) Python
3 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.67%) Ada
4 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.67%) C
4 1 (1.67%) C++
4 1 (1.67%) Embedded C
4 1 (1.67%) Embedded C++
4 1 (1.67%) Groovy
4 1 (1.67%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.67%) Perl
4 1 (1.67%) PHP
4 1 (1.67%) Ruby
4 1 (1.67%) SQL
4 1 (1.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (30.00%) Degree
2 7 (11.67%) ISEB
2 7 (11.67%) ISTQB
3 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (3.33%) CISSP
5 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.33%) PMP
5 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.67%) OCP
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.67%) RHCE
6 1 (1.67%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) GDPR
2 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.67%) Def Stans
3 1 (1.67%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.67%) MISRA
3 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 9 (15.00%) Docker
2 4 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.00%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (3.33%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.67%) Apache Flume
5 1 (1.67%) Firmware
5 1 (1.67%) KVM
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) SCCM
2 2 (3.33%) Ansible
2 2 (3.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.67%) Puppet
3 1 (1.67%) Salt
3 1 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (18.33%) Oracle
2 8 (13.33%) SAP
3 7 (11.67%) Guidewire
3 7 (11.67%) VMware
4 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.33%) Cisco
5 2 (3.33%) HP
5 2 (3.33%) Veeam
6 1 (1.67%) Apple
6 1 (1.67%) Brocade
6 1 (1.67%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.67%) IBM
6 1 (1.67%) Mitel
6 1 (1.67%) Perforce