Period
to 22 April 2019

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 22 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 57 121 59
Rank change year-on-year +64 -62 -19
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 68 19 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.81% 0.99% 4.33%
As % of the General category 12.27% 2.87% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 58 14 80
Wales median annual salary £41,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.14% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £29,129 £26,375 £23,750
90th Percentile £69,945 £56,750 £50,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 554 663 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 31.05% 34.39% 39.37%
Number of salaries quoted 455 559 720
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £28,600 £23,950 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 22 April 2019.

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 22 April 2019. 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 +38 61 £36,250 +3.57% 3
West Wales - 5 £75,649 -
North Wales - 1 £55,000 -
Telecoms
UK

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, 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 24 (35.29%) Degree
2 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (27.94%) Electronics
4 18 (26.47%) Finance
4 18 (26.47%) Java
4 18 (26.47%) Oracle
4 18 (26.47%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (26.47%) Banking
5 16 (23.53%) Programme Management
5 16 (23.53%) Marketing
6 14 (20.59%) Digital Marketing
6 14 (20.59%) Manufacturing
6 14 (20.59%) SAP
7 13 (19.12%) Test Automation
8 12 (17.65%) Unit Testing
8 12 (17.65%) HTML
8 12 (17.65%) Feasibility Study
9 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
9 11 (16.18%) Test Scripting
10 9 (13.24%) Spring
10 9 (13.24%) Docker
10 9 (13.24%) Struts
10 9 (13.24%) Web Services
10 9 (13.24%) Windows
10 9 (13.24%) Hibernate
11 8 (11.76%) Linux
11 8 (11.76%) XML
11 8 (11.76%) JSP
11 8 (11.76%) SOAP
11 8 (11.76%) J2EE

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 2 (2.94%) Apache Spark
1 2 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (2.94%) SAS
2 1 (1.47%) Apache
2 1 (1.47%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.47%) CMS
2 1 (1.47%) Drupal
2 1 (1.47%) nginx
2 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.47%) Q-Pulse
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Office 365
2 4 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.47%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.76%) LAN
1 8 (11.76%) WAN
2 7 (10.29%) Wireless
3 6 (8.82%) MPLS
4 5 (7.35%) CTI
4 5 (7.35%) PBX
4 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.35%) Unified Communications
4 5 (7.35%) VoIP
4 5 (7.35%) VSAT
5 4 (5.88%) Firewall
6 2 (2.94%) 3G
6 2 (2.94%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.47%) ADSL
7 1 (1.47%) BGP
7 1 (1.47%) Network Security
7 1 (1.47%) OSPF
7 1 (1.47%) SAN
7 1 (1.47%) WLAN
7 1 (1.47%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.76%) Redis
3 4 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (5.88%) QlikView
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.41%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.94%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.94%) Sqoop
6 1 (1.47%) MySQL
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Liquibase
2 6 (8.82%) Selenium
3 5 (7.35%) JIRA
4 3 (4.41%) Bugzilla
4 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.47%) JUnit
6 1 (1.47%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.47%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (27.94%) Electronics
2 18 (26.47%) Banking
2 18 (26.47%) Finance
3 16 (23.53%) Marketing
4 14 (20.59%) Manufacturing
5 4 (5.88%) Billing
6 2 (2.94%) Retail
7 1 (1.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (30.88%) Analyst
2 17 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 12 (17.65%) Analyst Programmer
3 12 (17.65%) Programmer
3 12 (17.65%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 12 (17.65%) Senior Programmer
4 7 (10.29%) Developer
5 6 (8.82%) Architect
5 6 (8.82%) Network Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Installations Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Telephony Architect
7 4 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Product Manager
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Manager
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.65%) HTML
2 9 (13.24%) Hibernate
2 9 (13.24%) Spring
2 9 (13.24%) Struts
2 9 (13.24%) Web Services
3 8 (11.76%) J2EE
3 8 (11.76%) JSP
3 8 (11.76%) SOAP
3 8 (11.76%) Spring Boot
3 8 (11.76%) Thymeleaf
3 8 (11.76%) XML
4 2 (2.94%) Node.js
4 2 (2.94%) pytest
4 2 (2.94%) RESTful
5 1 (1.47%) CSS
5 1 (1.47%) Middleware
5 1 (1.47%) React
5 1 (1.47%) React Native
5 1 (1.47%) Spring Cloud
5 1 (1.47%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Data Centre
1 7 (10.29%) User Experience
2 6 (8.82%) CCTV
3 5 (7.35%) IVR
4 3 (4.41%) Fibre Optics
5 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.47%) LIMS
6 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.47%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.24%) Windows
2 8 (11.76%) Linux
3 5 (7.35%) Windows 10
3 5 (7.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.47%) Android
4 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.47%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (23.53%) Programme Management
4 14 (20.59%) Digital Marketing
5 13 (19.12%) Test Automation
6 12 (17.65%) Feasibility Study
6 12 (17.65%) Unit Testing
7 11 (16.18%) Test Scripting
8 8 (11.76%) Analytics
8 8 (11.76%) Microservices
9 7 (10.29%) Data Protection
9 7 (10.29%) Regression Testing
9 7 (10.29%) Validation
10 6 (8.82%) Data Security
10 6 (8.82%) ITIL
10 6 (8.82%) Project Planning
10 6 (8.82%) Use Case
11 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (7.35%) Test Strategy
11 5 (7.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.47%) Java
2 7 (10.29%) SQL
3 6 (8.82%) Python
4 4 (5.88%) PHP
5 2 (2.94%) Go
5 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.94%) R
5 2 (2.94%) Ruby
6 1 (1.47%) C
6 1 (1.47%) ES6
6 1 (1.47%) ES7
6 1 (1.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (35.29%) Degree
2 8 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.82%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (7.35%) ISEB
5 4 (5.88%) CCNP
5 4 (5.88%) ISTQB
6 3 (4.41%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.47%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (1.47%) CCNA
7 1 (1.47%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) GDPR
2 5 (7.35%) SLA
3 4 (5.88%) QA
4 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (13.24%) Docker
2 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.94%) HDFS
3 2 (2.94%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Control-M
2 2 (2.94%) Ansible
2 2 (2.94%) Kibana
2 2 (2.94%) SCCM
3 1 (1.47%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 18 (26.47%) Oracle
2 14 (20.59%) SAP
3 8 (11.76%) Guidewire
4 6 (8.82%) Cisco
5 5 (7.35%) Google
6 4 (5.88%) Informatica
6 4 (5.88%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (5.88%) Talend
6 4 (5.88%) Teradata
6 4 (5.88%) VMware
7 3 (4.41%) Apple
7 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.47%) Avaya
9 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.47%) F5
9 1 (1.47%) Marketo
9 1 (1.47%) Sage
9 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.47%) Verint