Period
to 13 June 2021

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 13 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
UK > Wales
6 months to
13 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 77 88 68
Rank change year-on-year +11 -20 +32
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 29 19 50
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 2.14% 1.38% 2.96%
As % of the General category 3.96% 2.91% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 41
10th Percentile £35,000 £26,317 £29,129
25th Percentile £36,250 £28,500 £33,173
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% +7.14% +5.51%
75th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £60,767 £61,250 £50,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.56%

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 733 653 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 54.14% 47.42% 48.22%
Number of salaries quoted 442 549 695
10th Percentile £26,775 £23,200 £26,250
25th Percentile £32,000 £31,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,000 £42,178 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -0.42% +5.45% -
75th Percentile £51,250 £50,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £60,700 £58,750 £57,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 13 June 2021.

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 13 June 2021. 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 +22 21 £37,500 - 5
West Wales -7 8 £42,125 +40.42%
Telecoms
UK

For the 6 months to 13 June 2021, 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 16 (55.17%) Java
1 16 (55.17%) Spring
2 15 (51.72%) AWS
3 13 (44.83%) Time Management
3 13 (44.83%) Spring Boot
4 12 (41.38%) Law
4 12 (41.38%) Legal
4 12 (41.38%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (41.38%) Maven
4 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
4 12 (41.38%) SQL
4 12 (41.38%) HTML
4 12 (41.38%) CSS
4 12 (41.38%) SOAP
4 12 (41.38%) XML
4 12 (41.38%) AngularJS
4 12 (41.38%) Twilio
4 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
4 12 (41.38%) REST
4 12 (41.38%) Java 8
5 9 (31.03%) Angular 2
5 9 (31.03%) Social Skills
5 9 (31.03%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (31.03%) Amazon S3
5 9 (31.03%) Amazon RDS
5 9 (31.03%) TypeScript
6 8 (27.59%) Cisco
6 8 (27.59%) Decision-Making
6 8 (27.59%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (24.14%) 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 3 (10.34%) Skype for Business
1 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 15 (51.72%) AWS
2 12 (41.38%) Twilio
3 9 (31.03%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (31.03%) Amazon S3
4 7 (24.14%) Azure
5 4 (13.79%) OpenShift
6 3 (10.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) LAN
1 7 (24.14%) WAN
2 6 (20.69%) SMTP
3 4 (13.79%) DHCP
3 4 (13.79%) DNS
3 4 (13.79%) Firewall
3 4 (13.79%) Network Security
3 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco Firepower
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (10.34%) OSPF
4 3 (10.34%) SAN
4 3 (10.34%) Skype
4 3 (10.34%) SNMP
4 3 (10.34%) VoIP
4 3 (10.34%) VPN
4 3 (10.34%) Wireless
5 2 (6.90%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (31.03%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
1 12 (41.38%) Maven
2 3 (10.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (41.38%) Law
1 12 (41.38%) Legal
2 9 (31.03%) Social Skills
3 7 (24.14%) Finance
4 6 (20.69%) Documentation Skills
5 4 (13.79%) Electronics
5 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
5 4 (13.79%) Marketing
5 4 (13.79%) Public Sector
6 2 (6.90%) Military
7 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Team Leader
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Angular Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Development Team Leader
6 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Leader
7 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Team Leader
8 1 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Lead Network Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Telecoms Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) Spring
2 13 (44.83%) Spring Boot
3 12 (41.38%) AngularJS
3 12 (41.38%) CSS
3 12 (41.38%) HTML
3 12 (41.38%) REST
3 12 (41.38%) SOAP
3 12 (41.38%) XML
4 9 (31.03%) Angular 2
5 6 (20.69%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) BYOD
3 1 (3.45%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
1 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Time Management
2 8 (27.59%) Decision-Making
2 8 (27.59%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (17.24%) DevOps
4 5 (17.24%) Scrum
5 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (13.79%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (13.79%) Kanban
5 4 (13.79%) Microservices
5 4 (13.79%) Programme Management
6 3 (10.34%) BCP
6 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 3 (10.34%) Server Building
6 3 (10.34%) Server Management
6 3 (10.34%) SIEM
6 3 (10.34%) Supplier Management
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) Java
2 12 (41.38%) Java 8
2 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
2 12 (41.38%) SQL
3 9 (31.03%) TypeScript
4 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
4 3 (10.34%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) MCITP
1 3 (10.34%) MCP
1 3 (10.34%) MCSA
1 3 (10.34%) MCSE
1 3 (10.34%) MCTS
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.90%) CCNA
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Kubernetes
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (10.34%) SCCM
2 3 (10.34%) SCOM
2 3 (10.34%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Cisco
2 7 (24.14%) Oracle
3 4 (13.79%) SAP
3 4 (13.79%) VMware
4 3 (10.34%) Acme Packet
4 3 (10.34%) GENBAND
4 3 (10.34%) Juniper
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.34%) Nimble Storage
4 3 (10.34%) Sonus
5 1 (3.45%) BroadSoft
5 1 (3.45%) Polycom
5 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.45%) Yealink