The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Bradford region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 32 42 24
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 16 6 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 4.71% 1.56% 6.03%
As % of the General category 10.96% 4.72% 16.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 10
Average salary £21,125 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £37,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £37,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
General Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
146 127 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 42.94% 33.07% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 104 67 81
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £79,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Telecoms
West Yorkshire

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Bradford

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Bradford

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 10 (40.00%) Banking
2 10 (40.00%) Retail
2 10 (40.00%) HP
2 10 (40.00%) OSPF
2 10 (40.00%) Degree
3 9 (36.00%) Fortinet
3 9 (36.00%) Project Planning
3 9 (36.00%) Software Testing
3 9 (36.00%) Retail Banking
3 9 (36.00%) Test Scripting
3 9 (36.00%) ISEB
3 9 (36.00%) LoadRunner
3 9 (36.00%) Windows
3 9 (36.00%) Broadband
3 9 (36.00%) VoIP
3 9 (36.00%) Investment Banking
3 9 (36.00%) BT
4 8 (32.00%) Firewall
4 8 (32.00%) Cisco
4 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (28.00%) BGP
5 7 (28.00%) SLA
6 5 (20.00%) VPN
7 3 (12.00%) Internet
7 3 (12.00%) MPLS
7 3 (12.00%) WAN
7 3 (12.00%) LAN
7 3 (12.00%) Wireless
7 3 (12.00%) BT 21CN

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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.

Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) OSPF
2 9 (36.00%) Broadband
2 9 (36.00%) VoIP
3 8 (32.00%) Firewall
4 7 (28.00%) BGP
5 5 (20.00%) VPN
6 3 (12.00%) Internet
6 3 (12.00%) MPLS
6 3 (12.00%) WAN
6 3 (12.00%) LAN
6 3 (12.00%) BT 21CN
6 3 (12.00%) Wireless
6 3 (12.00%) VLAN
6 3 (12.00%) VPLS
7 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
8 1 (4.00%) Intranet
8 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 10 (40.00%) Banking
2 10 (40.00%) Retail
3 9 (36.00%) Investment Banking
3 9 (36.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Marketing
5 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.00%) Back Office
5 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Consultant
2 9 (36.00%) Test Consultant
2 9 (36.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Performance Test Consultant
2 9 (36.00%) Performance Consultant
3 8 (32.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Graduate
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) iSeries
2 1 (4.00%) DTV
2 1 (4.00%) E-Learning
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Software Testing
1 9 (36.00%) Project Planning
1 9 (36.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (8.00%) Project Management
2 2 (8.00%) CRM
2 2 (8.00%) Network Design
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL
3 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.00%) Service Management
3 1 (4.00%) E-business
3 1 (4.00%) ITSM
3 1 (4.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (4.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
2 9 (36.00%) ISEB
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.00%) CCNP
3 2 (8.00%) CCNA
3 2 (8.00%) CCDA
3 2 (8.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) HP
2 9 (36.00%) BT
2 9 (36.00%) Fortinet
3 8 (32.00%) Cisco
3 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) SAP