The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 39 23 14
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -9
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 7 26 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 2.39% 9.12% 11.58%
As % of the General category 9.46% 21.31% 28.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7 26 36
Average salary £26,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.22% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Telecoms
Somerset

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

General Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
74 122 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 25.26% 42.81% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 70 117 150
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Bath

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Bath region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Bath

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bath 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
1 6 (75.00%) Memory Management
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) Siemens
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 4 (50.00%) QSIG
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) SMTP
3 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (50.00%) MS Office
3 4 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 4 (50.00%) Unified Communications
3 4 (50.00%) Office 365
4 3 (37.50%) Marketing
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) HPUX
5 2 (25.00%) Solaris
5 2 (25.00%) NFS
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) Perl
5 2 (25.00%) Nagios
5 2 (25.00%) OSPF

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bath 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 4 (50.00%) QSIG
2 4 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) VoIP
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) SMTP
2 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (25.00%) VLAN
3 2 (25.00%) OSPF
3 2 (25.00%) BGP
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Network Support
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Research Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
1 2 (25.00%) Machine to Machine
2 1 (12.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) HPUX
3 2 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Memory Management
2 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
1 2 (25.00%) Ruby
1 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) Postfix
2 2 (25.00%) Sendmail
2 2 (25.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Nagios
1 2 (25.00%) Cacti
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
1 2 (25.00%) Cobbler
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (25.00%) SmokePing
1 2 (25.00%) Icinga
1 2 (25.00%) Graphite
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) Siemens
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) SAP