The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 33 39 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.38% 1.55% 3.76%
As % of the General category 2.44% 7.94% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 7
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
General Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
41 63 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 15.53% 19.57% 24.45%
Number of salaries quoted 24 58 53
Average salary £55,000 £46,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Telecoms
Scotland

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Aberdeen region.

Telecoms Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms.

1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Aerospace

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Trainer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Web Design
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) VMware