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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 34 42 35
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.16% 0.65% 1.60%
As % of the General category 11.54% 4.35% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £30,375 £19,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.86% -57.77%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
26 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 18.71% 14.84% 22.40%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 25
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,075 £21,500 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £40,700 £51,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +2.97%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) B2B
1 1 (25.00%) B2C
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper
1 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Business Development
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) Waterfall

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Account Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) B2B
1 1 (25.00%) B2C
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
1 1 (25.00%) Business Development
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper
1 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint