The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 30 20 28
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 3.27% 2.78% 0.92%
As % of the General category 5.38% 7.14% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £65,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
Telecoms
Essex

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

General Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
93 28 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 60.78% 38.89% 63.30%
Number of salaries quoted 35 15 38
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Brentwood

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 20 (100.00%) Finance
1 20 (100.00%) Banking
2 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Project Management
3 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (30.00%) MS Office
3 6 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (30.00%) Programme Management
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) UNIX
5 4 (20.00%) AS400
5 4 (20.00%) Tivoli
5 4 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (20.00%) Citrix
5 4 (20.00%) SAN
5 4 (20.00%) BMC
5 4 (20.00%) iSeries
5 4 (20.00%) Capacity Management
6 3 (15.00%) Data ONTAP
6 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
6 3 (15.00%) QA
6 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
6 3 (15.00%) Flash
6 3 (15.00%) IBM
6 3 (15.00%) NetApp
6 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle
6 3 (15.00%) AIX

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 6 (30.00%) MS Office
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) VoIP
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (10.00%) XMLSpy
1 2 (10.00%) Selenium
1 2 (10.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.00%) TestDirector
General
1 20 (100.00%) Finance
1 20 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) PMO Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) QA Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Support Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior QA Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Flash
2 2 (10.00%) Middleware
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) AS400
1 4 (20.00%) iSeries
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) UNIX
3 3 (15.00%) Data ONTAP
3 3 (15.00%) AIX
3 3 (15.00%) Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
1 7 (35.00%) Project Management
2 6 (30.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) UML
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) System Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Tivoli
1 4 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Citrix
1 4 (20.00%) BMC
2 3 (15.00%) NetApp
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) IBM
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) HP