Period
to 3 June 2020

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 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
UK > Wales
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 91 59 107
Rank change year-on-year -32 +48 -25
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 21 54 29
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 1.45% 3.19% 1.59%
As % of the General category 3.81% 9.98% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 19 44 26
Median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -17.65%
10th Percentile £26,317 £29,765 £25,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £64,500 £53,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 551 541 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 38.16% 31.99% 36.10%
Number of salaries quoted 459 461 562
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £60,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +6.80% +3.00%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Wales

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in Wales

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Telecoms in Wales over the 6 months to 3 June 2020.

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 3 June 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
South Wales -32 14 £37,500 +7.14% 3
West Wales +2 4 £30,000 -60.34%
North Wales +6 3 £27,500 -50.00%
Telecoms
UK

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) Selenium
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Test Management
2 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
2 5 (23.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (23.81%) Web Development
2 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
2 5 (23.81%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (23.81%) WebDriver
2 5 (23.81%) Mocha
2 5 (23.81%) Cucumber
2 5 (23.81%) BDD
2 5 (23.81%) Regression Analysis
2 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (23.81%) Jasmine
2 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
2 5 (23.81%) Guidewire
2 5 (23.81%) TypeScript
2 5 (23.81%) Docker
2 5 (23.81%) Defect Tracking
2 5 (23.81%) Protractor
2 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio Code
2 5 (23.81%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
2 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
2 5 (23.81%) Eclipse
2 5 (23.81%) LAN
2 5 (23.81%) WAN

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 4 (19.05%) IIS
1 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) AWS
1 4 (19.05%) Azure
1 4 (19.05%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) DHCP
1 5 (23.81%) DNS
1 5 (23.81%) LAN
1 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
1 5 (23.81%) WAN
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) VPN
2 4 (19.05%) WLAN
3 2 (9.52%) Broadband
4 1 (4.76%) ADSL
4 1 (4.76%) DSL
4 1 (4.76%) PBX
4 1 (4.76%) RTP
4 1 (4.76%) VLAN
4 1 (4.76%) VoIP
4 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (23.81%) Cucumber
1 5 (23.81%) Eclipse
1 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
1 5 (23.81%) Jasmine
1 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
1 5 (23.81%) Maven
1 5 (23.81%) Mocha
1 5 (23.81%) Protractor
1 5 (23.81%) Selenium
1 5 (23.81%) Subversion
1 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
1 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio Code
1 5 (23.81%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (23.81%) Banking
2 4 (19.05%) Local Government
2 4 (19.05%) Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Advertising
3 2 (9.52%) Public Sector
4 1 (4.76%) Finance
4 1 (4.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Analyst
1 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Automation Test Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) IT Trainer
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Test Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Trainer
3 3 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 3 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Installations Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Telephony Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Support
5 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Test Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Clustering
1 4 (19.05%) Replication
1 4 (19.05%) Social Media
2 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
1 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
1 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (23.81%) BDD
1 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (23.81%) Defect Tracking
1 5 (23.81%) Regression Analysis
1 5 (23.81%) Regression Testing
1 5 (23.81%) Scrum
1 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
1 5 (23.81%) Test Management
1 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
1 5 (23.81%) Validation
1 5 (23.81%) Web Development
2 4 (19.05%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (19.05%) Identity Management
2 4 (19.05%) Software Deployment
3 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) ITSM
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Java
1 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
1 5 (23.81%) TypeScript
2 4 (19.05%) C
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) MCSA
2 4 (19.05%) MCSE
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) Cyber Essentials
1 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Docker
2 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Guidewire
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Veeam
2 4 (19.05%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) BroadSoft
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) Draytek
3 1 (4.76%) Mitel
3 1 (4.76%) NETGEAR
3 1 (4.76%) SonicWALL
3 1 (4.76%) WatchGuard