The 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank - 33 37
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 0 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 3.38% 2.45%
As % of the General category - 15.25% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Average salary - £37,500 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.24%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
Telecoms
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

General Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
65 59 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 24.44% 22.18% 19.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38 51 45
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £72,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 28 August 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 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) VMware