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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 31 55 72
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +17
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 121 60 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.82% 3.62% 2.67%
As % of the General category 19.27% 12.24% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 97 46 45
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -5.88%
General Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
628 490 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 35.42% 29.57% 24.58%
Number of salaries quoted 486 390 362
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £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 24 July 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (40.50%) Degree
2 74 (37.00%) Java
3 73 (36.50%) Finance
4 60 (30.00%) Linux
5 48 (24.00%) LTE
6 37 (18.50%) SS7
6 37 (18.50%) Oracle
6 37 (18.50%) Manufacturing
7 34 (17.00%) Banking
7 34 (17.00%) VoLTE
8 32 (16.00%) Computer Science
8 32 (16.00%) Wireless
9 31 (15.50%) MySQL
10 30 (15.00%) SQL
10 30 (15.00%) Billing
11 28 (14.00%) Software Engineering
11 28 (14.00%) Electronics
12 27 (13.50%) UNIX
12 27 (13.50%) Windows
12 27 (13.50%) Python
13 25 (12.50%) C++
14 22 (11.00%) J2EE
15 20 (10.00%) Project Management
15 20 (10.00%) Marketing
15 20 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (9.50%) C
17 18 (9.00%) C#
17 18 (9.00%) 3GPP
17 18 (9.00%) DTV
18 17 (8.50%) Microsoft

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.50%) IIS
2 5 (2.50%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (2.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 4 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (2.00%) Apache
3 4 (2.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.00%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.50%) GlassFish
Applications
1 13 (6.50%) MS Office
2 11 (5.50%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.00%) Simulink
3 4 (2.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.00%) SaaS
2 1 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (24.00%) LTE
2 37 (18.50%) SS7
3 34 (17.00%) VoLTE
4 32 (16.00%) Wireless
5 18 (9.00%) 3GPP
6 16 (8.00%) INAP
7 13 (6.50%) 3G
8 8 (4.00%) HTTP
9 6 (3.00%) 2G
9 6 (3.00%) TCP/IP
10 5 (2.50%) GSM
10 5 (2.50%) 4G
10 5 (2.50%) NGN
11 4 (2.00%) TETRA
11 4 (2.00%) DHCP
12 3 (1.50%) SNMP
12 3 (1.50%) LAN
12 3 (1.50%) WAN
12 3 (1.50%) UMTS
13 2 (1.00%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (15.50%) MySQL
2 15 (7.50%) Oracle Database
3 12 (6.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.00%) Data Mining
5 5 (2.50%) Big Data
6 2 (1.00%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.50%) Text Mining
7 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (4.50%) Bugzilla
2 8 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.00%) Hudson
3 6 (3.00%) Maven
3 6 (3.00%) Subversion
3 6 (3.00%) Ant
4 5 (2.50%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.50%) GCC
4 5 (2.50%) LLVM
4 5 (2.50%) CMake
5 4 (2.00%) NUnit
6 3 (1.50%) CruiseControl
6 3 (1.50%) Valgrind
6 3 (1.50%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.00%) CppUnit
7 2 (1.00%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (1.00%) Redmine
7 2 (1.00%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.50%) JUnit
8 1 (0.50%) MSBuild
General
1 73 (36.50%) Finance
2 37 (18.50%) Manufacturing
3 34 (17.00%) Banking
4 30 (15.00%) Billing
5 28 (14.00%) Electronics
6 20 (10.00%) Marketing
7 15 (7.50%) Military
8 8 (4.00%) Aerospace
9 5 (2.50%) French Language
9 5 (2.50%) German Language
10 4 (2.00%) Italian Language
10 4 (2.00%) Spanish Language
10 4 (2.00%) Legal
11 1 (0.50%) Automotive
11 1 (0.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 44 (22.00%) Developer
2 32 (16.00%) Support Engineer
3 28 (14.00%) Software Engineer
4 19 (9.50%) Java Developer
4 19 (9.50%) Architect
5 17 (8.50%) Telecoms Engineer
6 16 (8.00%) Junior
7 15 (7.50%) Project Manager
8 11 (5.50%) Consultant
9 10 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (4.50%) Telecoms Project Manager
11 8 (4.00%) Senior Developer
12 7 (3.50%) Applications Support
12 7 (3.50%) C++ Developer
12 7 (3.50%) Applications Support Engineer
12 7 (3.50%) Senior Java Developer
13 6 (3.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 6 (3.00%) Senior Architect
13 6 (3.00%) Telecoms Consultant
13 6 (3.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.00%) J2EE
2 17 (8.50%) .NET
3 13 (6.50%) HTML
4 11 (5.50%) CSS
5 7 (3.50%) XML
5 7 (3.50%) Spring
5 7 (3.50%) jQuery
6 6 (3.00%) Spring MVC
6 6 (3.00%) DCOM
7 5 (2.50%) SVG
7 5 (2.50%) Middleware
7 5 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (2.50%) D3.js
7 5 (2.50%) Django
7 5 (2.50%) WCF
8 4 (2.00%) WPF
8 4 (2.00%) LINQ
8 4 (2.00%) REST
9 3 (1.50%) HTML5
10 2 (1.00%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 18 (9.00%) DTV
3 15 (7.50%) Chip and PIN
4 10 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.50%) Open Source
6 6 (3.00%) Visualisation
7 5 (2.50%) Handset
7 5 (2.50%) Mobile Payment
7 5 (2.50%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.00%) Device Driver
8 4 (2.00%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.00%) Physics
9 2 (1.00%) Life Science
9 2 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.00%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.50%) PMI
10 1 (0.50%) Streaming Music
10 1 (0.50%) CCTV
10 1 (0.50%) Informatics
10 1 (0.50%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 60 (30.00%) Linux
2 27 (13.50%) UNIX
2 27 (13.50%) Windows
3 16 (8.00%) Solaris
4 4 (2.00%) Android
4 4 (2.00%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.50%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (1.50%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.00%) CentOS
6 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.00%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.00%) Debian
6 2 (1.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (14.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (10.00%) Project Management
2 20 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (8.00%) Programme Management
3 16 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
4 15 (7.50%) Multithreading
5 12 (6.00%) UML
5 12 (6.00%) Configuration Management
5 12 (6.00%) Scrum
6 10 (5.00%) ITIL
6 10 (5.00%) OOP
7 8 (4.00%) Integration Testing
7 8 (4.00%) Product Management
8 7 (3.50%) OO
8 7 (3.50%) MVC
8 7 (3.50%) TDD
9 5 (2.50%) Service Delivery
9 5 (2.50%) Software Testing
9 5 (2.50%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 74 (37.00%) Java
2 30 (15.00%) SQL
3 27 (13.50%) Python
4 25 (12.50%) C++
5 19 (9.50%) C
6 18 (9.00%) C#
7 12 (6.00%) Perl
8 10 (5.00%) JavaScript
9 9 (4.50%) Ruby
10 7 (3.50%) PHP
11 5 (2.50%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.00%) Scala
12 4 (2.00%) MATLAB
12 4 (2.00%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.00%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.50%) VB
14 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 81 (40.50%) Degree
2 12 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.50%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.50%) CCNA
5 4 (2.00%) PhD
6 2 (1.00%) CISSP
6 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.50%) HND
7 1 (0.50%) MCP
7 1 (0.50%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.50%) MCSE
7 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.50%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.00%) SLA
2 4 (2.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.00%) JTAG
3 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.50%) TickIT
3 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 11 (5.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.00%) KVM
3 5 (2.50%) QEMU
4 2 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (18.50%) Oracle
2 17 (8.50%) Microsoft
3 16 (8.00%) SAP
4 8 (4.00%) MKS
4 8 (4.00%) Sybase
5 6 (3.00%) VMware
5 6 (3.00%) Perforce
5 6 (3.00%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.50%) Splunk
7 4 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.00%) Cisco
8 2 (1.00%) Coverity
8 2 (1.00%) Lotus
9 1 (0.50%) Genesys
9 1 (0.50%) EMC
9 1 (0.50%) Sun
9 1 (0.50%) Huawei
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Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £25000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: £25000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Career Progression!
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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