The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 27 55 87
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +32
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 140 62 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.60% 3.89% 2.19%
As % of the General category 20.17% 12.06% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 103 51 37
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
Telecoms
Cambridgeshire

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

General Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
694 514 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.70% 32.29% 25.59%
Number of salaries quoted 516 425 390
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,660 £31,650 £30,885
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Cambridge

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 93 (40.26%) Finance
2 76 (32.90%) Degree
3 75 (32.47%) Java
4 73 (31.60%) Linux
5 44 (19.05%) LTE
6 41 (17.75%) SQL
7 39 (16.88%) Computer Science
8 38 (16.45%) Wireless
8 38 (16.45%) Manufacturing
9 37 (16.02%) Banking
9 37 (16.02%) Software Engineering
10 36 (15.58%) Electronics
11 34 (14.72%) Python
12 32 (13.85%) Oracle
13 30 (12.99%) MySQL
13 30 (12.99%) SS7
14 29 (12.55%) C++
14 29 (12.55%) Windows
15 28 (12.12%) J2EE
16 27 (11.69%) UNIX
16 27 (11.69%) VoLTE
17 26 (11.26%) C
18 23 (9.96%) Billing
18 23 (9.96%) Marketing
19 21 (9.09%) HTML
20 20 (8.66%) C#
20 20 (8.66%) SQL Server
20 20 (8.66%) Project Management
20 20 (8.66%) DTV
20 20 (8.66%) Microsoft

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 10 (4.33%) OpenStack
2 8 (3.46%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.03%) MS Exchange
4 6 (2.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (2.60%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 6 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (2.16%) IIS
5 5 (2.16%) Apache
6 2 (0.87%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.43%) GlassFish
Applications
1 13 (5.63%) MS Office
1 13 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.60%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.73%) Simulink
4 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (7.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.87%) SaaS
2 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (19.05%) LTE
2 38 (16.45%) Wireless
3 30 (12.99%) SS7
4 27 (11.69%) VoLTE
5 18 (7.79%) 3GPP
6 17 (7.36%) 3G
7 15 (6.49%) HTTP
8 9 (3.90%) 4G
8 9 (3.90%) SNMP
8 9 (3.90%) INAP
8 9 (3.90%) 2G
9 8 (3.46%) TCP/IP
10 7 (3.03%) GSM
11 5 (2.16%) UMTS
12 4 (1.73%) TETRA
12 4 (1.73%) DHCP
12 4 (1.73%) NGN
13 3 (1.30%) VLAN
13 3 (1.30%) LAN
13 3 (1.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (12.99%) MySQL
2 20 (8.66%) SQL Server
3 14 (6.06%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.60%) Data Mining
5 5 (2.16%) Big Data
6 4 (1.73%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.30%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.43%) MS Access
8 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.43%) OLAP
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.43%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (4.76%) Bugzilla
2 10 (4.33%) Jenkins
2 10 (4.33%) LLVM
2 10 (4.33%) GCC
3 9 (3.90%) Maven
4 7 (3.03%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.03%) Hudson
4 7 (3.03%) Ant
4 7 (3.03%) Subversion
5 6 (2.60%) CMake
6 5 (2.16%) Valgrind
6 5 (2.16%) CruiseControl
7 4 (1.73%) NUnit
7 4 (1.73%) CppUnit
8 3 (1.30%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.87%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.87%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (0.87%) Redmine
10 1 (0.43%) Selenium
10 1 (0.43%) MSBuild
General
1 93 (40.26%) Finance
2 38 (16.45%) Manufacturing
3 37 (16.02%) Banking
4 36 (15.58%) Electronics
5 23 (9.96%) Billing
5 23 (9.96%) Marketing
6 17 (7.36%) Military
7 8 (3.46%) Aerospace
8 5 (2.16%) French Language
8 5 (2.16%) German Language
9 4 (1.73%) Legal
9 4 (1.73%) Italian Language
9 4 (1.73%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.43%) Automotive
10 1 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 52 (22.51%) Developer
2 35 (15.15%) Support Engineer
3 34 (14.72%) Software Engineer
4 27 (11.69%) Junior
5 23 (9.96%) Java Developer
6 20 (8.66%) Architect
7 16 (6.93%) Telecoms Engineer
8 15 (6.49%) Project Manager
9 13 (5.63%) Network Engineer
10 12 (5.19%) Junior Network Engineer
11 11 (4.76%) Consultant
12 10 (4.33%) Graduate
13 8 (3.46%) C++ Developer
13 8 (3.46%) Software Architect
13 8 (3.46%) Systems Engineer
13 8 (3.46%) Senior Developer
13 8 (3.46%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 8 (3.46%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 7 (3.03%) Telecoms Project Manager
14 7 (3.03%) Telecoms Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (12.12%) J2EE
2 21 (9.09%) HTML
3 19 (8.23%) CSS
4 18 (7.79%) .NET
5 9 (3.90%) REST
6 7 (3.03%) jQuery
6 7 (3.03%) XML
6 7 (3.03%) Middleware
7 6 (2.60%) DCOM
7 6 (2.60%) Spring
7 6 (2.60%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (2.16%) Django
8 5 (2.16%) Spring MVC
8 5 (2.16%) WCF
8 5 (2.16%) HTML5
8 5 (2.16%) D3.js
8 5 (2.16%) SVG
9 4 (1.73%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.73%) Java EE
9 4 (1.73%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.88%) Computer Science
2 20 (8.66%) DTV
3 17 (7.36%) Chip and PIN
4 11 (4.76%) Open Source
4 11 (4.76%) Mobile Payment
5 8 (3.46%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.60%) Device Driver
6 6 (2.60%) Blackberry
6 6 (2.60%) Visualisation
7 5 (2.16%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.16%) Handset
8 2 (0.87%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.87%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.87%) Physics
8 2 (0.87%) Life Science
9 1 (0.43%) Informatics
9 1 (0.43%) SCADA
9 1 (0.43%) CCTV
9 1 (0.43%) Streaming Music
9 1 (0.43%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 73 (31.60%) Linux
2 29 (12.55%) Windows
3 27 (11.69%) UNIX
4 15 (6.49%) Solaris
5 6 (2.60%) Debian
5 6 (2.60%) Android
6 4 (1.73%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.73%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.30%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (1.30%) CentOS
7 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.30%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.87%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.87%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.87%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (16.02%) Software Engineering
2 20 (8.66%) Project Management
2 20 (8.66%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (7.79%) Programme Management
3 18 (7.79%) Digital Marketing
4 17 (7.36%) UML
5 16 (6.93%) OOP
6 15 (6.49%) Multithreading
7 12 (5.19%) OO
7 12 (5.19%) ITIL
7 12 (5.19%) Configuration Management
8 11 (4.76%) Scrum
9 8 (3.46%) Automated Testing
9 8 (3.46%) Product Management
9 8 (3.46%) Integration Testing
10 7 (3.03%) Software Testing
10 7 (3.03%) Network Management
10 7 (3.03%) Computer Architecture
11 6 (2.60%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 75 (32.47%) Java
2 41 (17.75%) SQL
3 34 (14.72%) Python
4 29 (12.55%) C++
5 26 (11.26%) C
6 20 (8.66%) C#
7 19 (8.23%) Perl
8 15 (6.49%) JavaScript
9 11 (4.76%) Bash Shell
10 10 (4.33%) PHP
10 10 (4.33%) Ruby
11 9 (3.90%) Scala
12 6 (2.60%) Embedded C
13 4 (1.73%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.87%) Groovy
15 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.43%) VB
15 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 76 (32.90%) Degree
2 16 (6.93%) CCNA
2 16 (6.93%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (5.19%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.46%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.73%) PhD
6 3 (1.30%) MCSE
7 2 (0.87%) CISSP
8 1 (0.43%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.43%) HND
8 1 (0.43%) MCSA
8 1 (0.43%) MCP
8 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.43%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.76%) SLA
2 4 (1.73%) JTAG
2 4 (1.73%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.43%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.43%) TickIT
System Software
1 14 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.76%) KVM
3 10 (4.33%) QEMU
4 4 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.87%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.43%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (13.85%) Oracle
2 20 (8.66%) Microsoft
3 18 (7.79%) SAP
4 9 (3.90%) MKS
4 9 (3.90%) VMware
5 8 (3.46%) Sybase
6 7 (3.03%) Perforce
7 6 (2.60%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.60%) Cisco
8 5 (2.16%) Splunk
9 4 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.73%) Coverity
10 2 (0.87%) Lotus
11 1 (0.43%) Huawei
11 1 (0.43%) Genesys
11 1 (0.43%) EMC
11 1 (0.43%) Citrix
11 1 (0.43%) NetApp
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £1 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Parking, Dental
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + bonus + great bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65k - 80k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18k - 23k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £62000 per annum + including benefits, 28 days hols
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge
The People Network
Salary: £36 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Parking
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
The People Network
Salary: £1 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 22 days ago
Cambridge
The People Network
Salary: £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago