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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 15 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 3.95% 0.64% -
As % of the General category 10.34% 3.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,486 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.36% -
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
29 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 38.16% 17.20% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 25 11
Average salary £30,000 £32,125 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.61% -20.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £22,250 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 25 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Avaya
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
1 2 (33.33%) CMS
1 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
1 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Skype
2 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) Market Research
2 1 (16.67%) Product Management
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) CTI
2 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (16.67%) CTI
2 1 (16.67%) Skype
General
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Telephony Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Quantity Surveyor
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Assistant
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Quantity Surveyor
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Market Research
2 1 (16.67%) Product Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Avaya