Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
UK > Wales
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 104 40
Rank change year-on-year +28 -64 -9
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 60 35 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.96% 1.70% 5.74%
As % of the General category 9.08% 4.77% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 49 37 118
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,553 £28,050 £22,500
90th Percentile £75,649 £90,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% -1.01%

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 661 734 1,021
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 32.66% 35.63% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 519 604 864
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,575 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £56,600
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 50 £40,000 -20.00% 15
West Wales +20 8 £75,649 +125.82%
North Wales - 1 £32,500 - 1
Telecoms
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 18 (30.00%) Finance
1 18 (30.00%) Programme Management
1 18 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (30.00%) Marketing
2 15 (25.00%) Banking
3 13 (21.67%) Java
3 13 (21.67%) SAP
4 12 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 12 (20.00%) Degree
5 11 (18.33%) Digital Marketing
5 11 (18.33%) Electronics
5 11 (18.33%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (18.33%) Oracle
6 8 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 8 (13.33%) PBX
6 8 (13.33%) CTI
6 8 (13.33%) IVR
6 8 (13.33%) Data Security
6 8 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (13.33%) Data Protection
6 8 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 8 (13.33%) Unified Communications
6 8 (13.33%) Office 365
6 8 (13.33%) Data Privacy
6 8 (13.33%) GDPR
7 7 (11.67%) User Experience
7 7 (11.67%) Validation
7 7 (11.67%) Retail
7 7 (11.67%) HTML
8 6 (10.00%) SQL Server

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%) Apache Spark
1 3 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.33%) SAS
3 1 (1.67%) Apache
3 1 (1.67%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.67%) CMS
3 1 (1.67%) Drupal
3 1 (1.67%) nginx
3 1 (1.67%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.67%) SAP MII
2 1 (1.67%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) Office 365
2 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.33%) CTI
1 8 (13.33%) PBX
1 8 (13.33%) Unified Communications
2 4 (6.67%) VoIP
3 3 (5.00%) Firewall
3 3 (5.00%) LAN
3 3 (5.00%) WAN
4 1 (1.67%) DHCP
4 1 (1.67%) DNS
4 1 (1.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.67%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.67%) MPLS
4 1 (1.67%) RTP
4 1 (1.67%) SMS
4 1 (1.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) Redis
3 3 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.33%) Sqoop
5 1 (1.67%) Big Data
5 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.67%) HBase
5 1 (1.67%) MySQL
5 1 (1.67%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Selenium
2 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.67%) JIRA
2 4 (6.67%) Liquibase
3 3 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.33%) Bugzilla
4 2 (3.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.67%) JUnit
5 1 (1.67%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.67%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (30.00%) Finance
1 18 (30.00%) Marketing
2 15 (25.00%) Banking
3 12 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 11 (18.33%) Electronics
5 7 (11.67%) Retail
6 4 (6.67%) Billing
7 1 (1.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (21.67%) Analyst
2 8 (13.33%) Architect
2 8 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (13.33%) Telephony Architect
3 4 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (6.67%) Developer
3 4 (6.67%) E-Business Analyst
3 4 (6.67%) E-Business Support
3 4 (6.67%) Functional Analyst
3 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle Analyst
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 4 (6.67%) Product Manager
3 4 (6.67%) Programmer
3 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
3 4 (6.67%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 4 (6.67%) Senior Programmer
3 4 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (6.67%) Support Analyst
3 4 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) HTML
2 5 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (8.33%) Spring
2 5 (8.33%) Struts
2 5 (8.33%) Web Services
3 4 (6.67%) J2EE
3 4 (6.67%) JSP
3 4 (6.67%) SOAP
3 4 (6.67%) Spring Boot
3 4 (6.67%) Thymeleaf
3 4 (6.67%) XML
4 2 (3.33%) CGI
4 2 (3.33%) Node.js
4 2 (3.33%) pytest
4 2 (3.33%) RESTful
5 1 (1.67%) LDAP
5 1 (1.67%) React Native
5 1 (1.67%) Redux
5 1 (1.67%) Spring Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) IVR
2 7 (11.67%) User Experience
3 4 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) CCTV
5 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.67%) Digital TV
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Linux
1 4 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Android
2 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.67%) CentOS
2 1 (1.67%) SUSE
2 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (30.00%) Programme Management
2 11 (18.33%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (18.33%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (13.33%) Data Privacy
3 8 (13.33%) Data Protection
3 8 (13.33%) Data Security
3 8 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 8 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 7 (11.67%) Validation
5 6 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 5 (8.33%) Change Management
6 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
7 4 (6.67%) ITIL
7 4 (6.67%) Product Management
7 4 (6.67%) Test Strategy
7 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
7 4 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.67%) Java
2 3 (5.00%) PHP
2 3 (5.00%) Python
3 2 (3.33%) Go
3 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.33%) R
3 2 (3.33%) Ruby
3 2 (3.33%) SQL
4 1 (1.67%) ES6
4 1 (1.67%) ES7
4 1 (1.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Degree
2 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (6.67%) ISEB
3 4 (6.67%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.33%) CISSP
4 2 (3.33%) PMP
4 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) Avaya Certification
5 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.67%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) GDPR
2 3 (5.00%) QA
3 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) Docker
2 4 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.00%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (3.33%) HDFS
5 1 (1.67%) Apache Flume
5 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) SCCM
2 2 (3.33%) Ansible
2 2 (3.33%) Kibana
3 1 (1.67%) Puppet
3 1 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (21.67%) SAP
2 11 (18.33%) Oracle
3 5 (8.33%) VMware
4 4 (6.67%) Guidewire
5 3 (5.00%) Cisco
6 2 (3.33%) Apple
6 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.67%) Avaya
7 1 (1.67%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.67%) Marketo
7 1 (1.67%) Mitel
7 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.67%) Veeam
7 1 (1.67%) Verint