Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 101 47
Rank change year-on-year +14 -54 -6
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 46 47 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.41% 2.20% 4.61%
As % of the General category 6.84% 5.68% 11.78%
Number of salaries quoted 32 53 113
Wales median annual salary £34,087 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.80% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,525 £26,400 £24,600
90th Percentile £58,670 £90,000 £53,750
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 673 827 1,053
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 35.22% 38.75% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 543 705 868
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,850 £24,500
90th Percentile £62,250 £59,350 £55,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 +12 39 £33,173 -24.18% 12
West Wales - 6 £55,242 -
North Wales -7 1 £27,500 -8.33%
Telecoms
UK

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.09%) Finance
3 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 10 (21.74%) Banking
3 10 (21.74%) Degree
4 9 (19.57%) Marketing
4 9 (19.57%) Oracle
4 9 (19.57%) Manufacturing
5 8 (17.39%) Scrum
5 8 (17.39%) Programme Management
5 8 (17.39%) HTML
5 8 (17.39%) Office 365
6 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
6 7 (15.22%) SOAP
6 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (15.22%) Electronics
7 6 (13.04%) Linux
7 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
7 6 (13.04%) SAP
7 6 (13.04%) Java
7 6 (13.04%) Docker
7 6 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.87%) User Experience
8 5 (10.87%) Digital Media
8 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
8 5 (10.87%) Validation
8 5 (10.87%) VMware
9 4 (8.70%) MVC
9 4 (8.70%) Hibernate

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 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.52%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.17%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Office 365
2 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.17%) Dropbox
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) CTI
1 4 (8.70%) DHCP
1 4 (8.70%) PBX
1 4 (8.70%) Unified Communications
2 3 (6.52%) DNS
2 3 (6.52%) SAN
2 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.35%) Broadband
3 2 (4.35%) VoIP
4 1 (2.17%) 802.11
4 1 (2.17%) BGP
4 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.17%) LAN
4 1 (2.17%) MPLS
4 1 (2.17%) OSPF
4 1 (2.17%) RSVP
4 1 (2.17%) RTP
4 1 (2.17%) SMS
4 1 (2.17%) SNMP
4 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.70%) Redis
3 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
1 4 (8.70%) Liquibase
2 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (4.35%) Selenium
4 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.17%) JIRA
4 1 (2.17%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (2.17%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Banking
3 9 (19.57%) Manufacturing
3 9 (19.57%) Marketing
4 7 (15.22%) Electronics
5 4 (8.70%) Billing
6 3 (6.52%) Retail
7 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
7 1 (2.17%) Automotive
7 1 (2.17%) Back Office
7 1 (2.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) IT Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Analyst Programmer
4 4 (8.70%) Architect
4 4 (8.70%) Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Programmer
4 4 (8.70%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 4 (8.70%) Senior Programmer
4 4 (8.70%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Telephony Architect
4 4 (8.70%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (6.52%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Service Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) HTML
2 7 (15.22%) SOAP
3 4 (8.70%) .NET
3 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (8.70%) CSS
3 4 (8.70%) Hibernate
3 4 (8.70%) J2EE
3 4 (8.70%) JSP
3 4 (8.70%) Spring
3 4 (8.70%) Spring Boot
3 4 (8.70%) Struts
3 4 (8.70%) Thymeleaf
3 4 (8.70%) Web Services
3 4 (8.70%) XML
4 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
4 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (6.52%) JSON
4 3 (6.52%) REST
4 3 (6.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Digital Media
1 5 (10.87%) User Experience
2 4 (8.70%) IVR
3 3 (6.52%) AS400
3 3 (6.52%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.35%) Digital TV
4 2 (4.35%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.17%) EPoS
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.17%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Linux
2 4 (8.70%) Windows
3 3 (6.52%) Android
3 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.52%) CentOS
3 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.17%) SUSE
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.39%) Programme Management
2 8 (17.39%) Scrum
3 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
5 5 (10.87%) Validation
6 4 (8.70%) Data Privacy
6 4 (8.70%) Data Protection
6 4 (8.70%) Data Security
6 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (8.70%) Feasibility Study
6 4 (8.70%) ITIL
6 4 (8.70%) Microservices
6 4 (8.70%) MVC
6 4 (8.70%) TOGAF
6 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.52%) OO
7 3 (6.52%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) Java
2 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.70%) C#
3 4 (8.70%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) Ada
4 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.17%) C
4 1 (2.17%) C++
4 1 (2.17%) Embedded C
4 1 (2.17%) Embedded C++
4 1 (2.17%) Groovy
4 1 (2.17%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.17%) Perl
4 1 (2.17%) Ruby
4 1 (2.17%) SQL
4 1 (2.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) ISEB
2 4 (8.70%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) CCDP
4 1 (2.17%) CCIE
4 1 (2.17%) CCNA
4 1 (2.17%) CCNP
4 1 (2.17%) CCVP
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.17%) OCP
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.17%) PMP
4 1 (2.17%) RHCE
4 1 (2.17%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) GDPR
2 1 (2.17%) Def Stans
2 1 (2.17%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.17%) MISRA
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) Docker
2 3 (6.52%) Terminal Services
3 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.17%) Firmware
4 1 (2.17%) KVM
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.17%) vSphere
4 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Ansible
1 2 (4.35%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.17%) Salt
2 1 (2.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.57%) Oracle
3 6 (13.04%) SAP
4 5 (10.87%) VMware
5 4 (8.70%) Guidewire
5 4 (8.70%) HP
6 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.35%) Cisco
7 2 (4.35%) Dell
7 2 (4.35%) IBM
7 2 (4.35%) Veeam
8 1 (2.17%) Brocade
8 1 (2.17%) Google
8 1 (2.17%) Mitel
8 1 (2.17%) Perforce
8 1 (2.17%) Toshiba