The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton 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 76 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 15 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.82% 1.20% -
As % of the General category 5.68% 4.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 0
Average salary £45,000 £31,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,486 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.36% -
Telecoms
East Sussex

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

General Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
264 264 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 32.04% 28.76% 40.06%
Number of salaries quoted 206 216 210
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £52,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Brighton

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Brighton

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 21 (45.65%) Linux
2 20 (43.48%) Electronics
3 19 (41.30%) Degree
4 18 (39.13%) Mathematics
4 18 (39.13%) Embedded Systems
5 17 (36.96%) Windows
6 16 (34.78%) SQL
7 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (32.61%) Social Media
8 14 (30.43%) Java
9 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
10 10 (21.74%) C++
10 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
10 10 (21.74%) Qt
11 8 (17.39%) SCADA
11 8 (17.39%) CCTV
11 8 (17.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (17.39%) Project Management
11 8 (17.39%) PRINCE2
11 8 (17.39%) MS Project
11 8 (17.39%) MS Office
12 7 (15.22%) Selenium
12 7 (15.22%) WebDriver
13 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
14 5 (10.87%) Ruby
14 5 (10.87%) Spring
14 5 (10.87%) Node.js
15 4 (8.70%) Backbone.js
15 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
15 4 (8.70%) VoIP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 5 (10.87%) Node.js
2 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) MS Office
1 8 (17.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) VoIP
2 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Selenium
1 7 (15.22%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
General
1 20 (43.48%) Electronics
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Developer
2 10 (21.74%) C++ Programmer
2 10 (21.74%) C++ Software Engineer
2 10 (21.74%) Programmer
2 10 (21.74%) Software Engineer
2 10 (21.74%) Software Programmer
3 8 (17.39%) Java Developer
3 8 (17.39%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 8 (17.39%) Project Manager
3 8 (17.39%) Technical Manager
3 8 (17.39%) Technical Project Manager
4 7 (15.22%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Test Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Agile Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Agile Java Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Linux Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Software Test Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Support Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Junior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.74%) Qt
2 5 (10.87%) Spring
3 4 (8.70%) Backbone.js
4 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 18 (39.13%) Embedded Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Mathematics
2 15 (32.61%) Social Media
3 8 (17.39%) CCTV
3 8 (17.39%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 21 (45.65%) Linux
2 17 (36.96%) Windows
3 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
3 8 (17.39%) PRINCE2
3 8 (17.39%) Project Management
4 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
5 3 (6.52%) Automation Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (4.35%) Manual Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.17%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.17%) Open Source
7 1 (2.17%) Scrum
7 1 (2.17%) Time Management
7 1 (2.17%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.17%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) SQL
2 14 (30.43%) Java
3 10 (21.74%) C++
4 5 (10.87%) Ruby
5 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (41.30%) Degree
2 8 (17.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) vSphere
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Citrix
2 2 (4.35%) SAP
2 2 (4.35%) VMware
3 1 (2.17%) Acronis
3 1 (2.17%) Trend Micro