The first 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 1 August 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 34 62 75
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +13
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 124 61 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.87% 3.67% 2.62%
As % of the General category 19.47% 11.87% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 99 47 44
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.04%
General Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
637 514 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 35.29% 30.93% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 488 415 375
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,660 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Telecoms
Cambridgeshire

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 1 August 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 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 81 (39.13%) Degree
2 77 (37.20%) Finance
3 74 (35.75%) Java
4 60 (28.99%) Linux
5 47 (22.71%) LTE
6 37 (17.87%) Manufacturing
7 36 (17.39%) Oracle
8 35 (16.91%) SS7
9 34 (16.43%) Banking
9 34 (16.43%) Computer Science
10 33 (15.94%) VoLTE
10 33 (15.94%) Wireless
11 32 (15.46%) SQL
12 31 (14.98%) MySQL
13 30 (14.49%) Electronics
14 29 (14.01%) Billing
14 29 (14.01%) Software Engineering
15 28 (13.53%) Windows
16 27 (13.04%) Python
16 27 (13.04%) UNIX
17 25 (12.08%) C++
18 23 (11.11%) J2EE
19 20 (9.66%) Marketing
19 20 (9.66%) Agile Software Development
19 20 (9.66%) Project Management
20 19 (9.18%) C
21 18 (8.70%) 3GPP
21 18 (8.70%) Microsoft
21 18 (8.70%) DTV
22 17 (8.21%) C#

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 8 (3.86%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.38%) OpenStack
3 5 (2.42%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 5 (2.42%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.42%) IIS
3 5 (2.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (1.93%) Apache
5 2 (0.97%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.48%) GlassFish
Applications
1 14 (6.76%) MS Office
2 11 (5.31%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.42%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.93%) Simulink
5 1 (0.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (7.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.97%) SaaS
2 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (22.71%) LTE
2 35 (16.91%) SS7
3 33 (15.94%) VoLTE
3 33 (15.94%) Wireless
4 18 (8.70%) 3GPP
5 15 (7.25%) INAP
6 13 (6.28%) 3G
7 10 (4.83%) HTTP
8 6 (2.90%) TCP/IP
8 6 (2.90%) 2G
9 5 (2.42%) GSM
9 5 (2.42%) 4G
10 4 (1.93%) NGN
10 4 (1.93%) DHCP
10 4 (1.93%) TETRA
11 3 (1.45%) SNMP
11 3 (1.45%) LAN
11 3 (1.45%) WAN
11 3 (1.45%) UMTS
12 2 (0.97%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (14.98%) MySQL
2 15 (7.25%) Oracle Database
3 14 (6.76%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.90%) Data Mining
5 5 (2.42%) Big Data
6 2 (0.97%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.48%) Text Mining
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (4.83%) Bugzilla
2 8 (3.86%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.38%) GCC
3 7 (3.38%) LLVM
4 6 (2.90%) Hudson
4 6 (2.90%) Ant
4 6 (2.90%) Subversion
4 6 (2.90%) Maven
5 5 (2.42%) CMake
6 4 (1.93%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.93%) NUnit
7 3 (1.45%) CruiseControl
7 3 (1.45%) Valgrind
7 3 (1.45%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.97%) CppUnit
8 2 (0.97%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (0.97%) Redmine
8 2 (0.97%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.48%) JUnit
9 1 (0.48%) MSBuild
General
1 77 (37.20%) Finance
2 37 (17.87%) Manufacturing
3 34 (16.43%) Banking
4 30 (14.49%) Electronics
5 29 (14.01%) Billing
6 20 (9.66%) Marketing
7 16 (7.73%) Military
8 8 (3.86%) Aerospace
9 5 (2.42%) French Language
9 5 (2.42%) German Language
10 4 (1.93%) Italian Language
10 4 (1.93%) Spanish Language
10 4 (1.93%) Legal
11 1 (0.48%) Automotive
11 1 (0.48%) Law
Job Titles
1 47 (22.71%) Developer
2 33 (15.94%) Support Engineer
3 29 (14.01%) Software Engineer
4 21 (10.14%) Java Developer
5 19 (9.18%) Junior
6 18 (8.70%) Architect
7 17 (8.21%) Telecoms Engineer
8 16 (7.73%) Project Manager
9 11 (5.31%) Consultant
10 9 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (4.35%) Telecoms Project Manager
11 8 (3.86%) Senior Developer
12 7 (3.38%) Applications Support
12 7 (3.38%) C++ Developer
12 7 (3.38%) Applications Support Engineer
12 7 (3.38%) Senior Java Developer
12 7 (3.38%) Graduate
12 7 (3.38%) Network Engineer
12 7 (3.38%) Telecoms Consultant
13 6 (2.90%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (11.11%) J2EE
2 16 (7.73%) .NET
3 15 (7.25%) HTML
4 13 (6.28%) CSS
5 7 (3.38%) Spring
5 7 (3.38%) XML
5 7 (3.38%) jQuery
6 6 (2.90%) Spring MVC
6 6 (2.90%) REST
6 6 (2.90%) DCOM
7 5 (2.42%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (2.42%) SVG
7 5 (2.42%) Middleware
7 5 (2.42%) D3.js
7 5 (2.42%) WCF
7 5 (2.42%) Django
8 4 (1.93%) LINQ
8 4 (1.93%) HTML5
9 3 (1.45%) WPF
10 2 (0.97%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.43%) Computer Science
2 18 (8.70%) DTV
3 16 (7.73%) Chip and PIN
4 10 (4.83%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.38%) Mobile Payment
5 7 (3.38%) Open Source
6 6 (2.90%) Visualisation
7 5 (2.42%) Handset
7 5 (2.42%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.42%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.93%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.97%) Physics
9 2 (0.97%) Life Science
9 2 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.97%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.48%) CCTV
10 1 (0.48%) Streaming Music
10 1 (0.48%) PMI
10 1 (0.48%) Informatics
10 1 (0.48%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 60 (28.99%) Linux
2 28 (13.53%) Windows
3 27 (13.04%) UNIX
4 16 (7.73%) Solaris
5 5 (2.42%) Android
6 4 (1.93%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.45%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (1.45%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.97%) CentOS
8 2 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.97%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.97%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.97%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.97%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.97%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (14.01%) Software Engineering
2 20 (9.66%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (9.66%) Project Management
3 16 (7.73%) Programme Management
3 16 (7.73%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (7.73%) Digital Marketing
4 15 (7.25%) Multithreading
5 14 (6.76%) UML
6 12 (5.80%) Configuration Management
6 12 (5.80%) ITIL
6 12 (5.80%) OOP
6 12 (5.80%) Scrum
7 9 (4.35%) OO
8 8 (3.86%) Integration Testing
8 8 (3.86%) Product Management
9 7 (3.38%) MVC
9 7 (3.38%) TDD
10 6 (2.90%) Incident Management
10 6 (2.90%) Service Delivery
11 5 (2.42%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 74 (35.75%) Java
2 32 (15.46%) SQL
3 27 (13.04%) Python
4 25 (12.08%) C++
5 19 (9.18%) C
6 17 (8.21%) C#
7 12 (5.80%) Perl
8 11 (5.31%) JavaScript
9 9 (4.35%) Ruby
10 8 (3.86%) PHP
11 6 (2.90%) Scala
12 5 (2.42%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.93%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.93%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.97%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.48%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.48%) XAML
15 1 (0.48%) VB6
15 1 (0.48%) VB
15 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 81 (39.13%) Degree
2 12 (5.80%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.83%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (4.83%) CCNA
4 8 (3.86%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.93%) PhD
6 3 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.97%) CISSP
7 2 (0.97%) MCSE
8 1 (0.48%) HND
8 1 (0.48%) MCP
8 1 (0.48%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.48%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.31%) SLA
2 4 (1.93%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.93%) JTAG
3 1 (0.48%) TickIT
3 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 12 (5.80%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.86%) KVM
3 7 (3.38%) QEMU
4 2 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (17.39%) Oracle
2 18 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 16 (7.73%) SAP
4 8 (3.86%) Sybase
4 8 (3.86%) MKS
5 6 (2.90%) VMware
5 6 (2.90%) Perforce
6 5 (2.42%) Cisco
6 5 (2.42%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.42%) Splunk
7 4 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.97%) Coverity
8 2 (0.97%) Lotus
9 1 (0.48%) Huawei
9 1 (0.48%) Genesys
9 1 (0.48%) EMC
9 1 (0.48%) Sun
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