The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank - - 29
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - - 2.33%
As % of the General category - - 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Telecoms
Manchester

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

General Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
23 23 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 16.20% 13.22% 31.78%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 41
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Bolton

Telecoms
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft