The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 43 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 15 47 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.73% 13.70% -
As % of the General category 7.28% 39.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 44 0
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Telecoms
Gloucestershire

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

General Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
206 118 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 51.24% 34.40% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 162 101 71
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 23 (65.71%) Finance
1 23 (65.71%) Banking
2 16 (45.71%) Degree
3 15 (42.86%) People Management
4 11 (31.43%) PRINCE2
4 11 (31.43%) ISEB
5 6 (17.14%) Programme Management
5 6 (17.14%) MS Project
5 6 (17.14%) MS Visio
5 6 (17.14%) Financial Analysis
6 5 (14.29%) Coaching
6 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (14.29%) PMP
6 5 (14.29%) PMI Certification
6 5 (14.29%) Project Management
6 5 (14.29%) ION Trading
7 4 (11.43%) Electronics
7 4 (11.43%) VHDL
7 4 (11.43%) Verilog
7 4 (11.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (11.43%) Electronic Design Automation
7 4 (11.43%) ASIC
7 4 (11.43%) Line Management
7 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.71%) C++
8 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.86%) 2G
9 1 (2.86%) 2.5G

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (2.86%) MQSeries
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Project
1 6 (17.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) PBX
1 1 (2.86%) SDH
1 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
1 1 (2.86%) 3G
1 1 (2.86%) 2G
1 1 (2.86%) 2.5G
1 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (2.86%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.86%) Subversion
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (65.71%) Finance
1 23 (65.71%) Banking
2 4 (11.43%) Electronics
3 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Business Analyst
1 10 (28.57%) Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
2 5 (14.29%) Coordinator
2 5 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 5 (14.29%) Financial Business Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 2 (5.71%) PMO Manager
4 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Head of Business Analysis
4 1 (2.86%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (2.86%) Head of IT
4 1 (2.86%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms Developer
4 1 (2.86%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Developer
4 1 (2.86%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) J2EE
1 1 (2.86%) STL
1 1 (2.86%) Middleware
1 1 (2.86%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) ASIC
1 4 (11.43%) VHDL
1 4 (11.43%) Verilog
1 4 (11.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) People Management
2 11 (31.43%) PRINCE2
3 6 (17.14%) Programme Management
3 6 (17.14%) Financial Analysis
4 5 (14.29%) Project Management
4 5 (14.29%) Coaching
5 4 (11.43%) Line Management
5 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
5 4 (11.43%) Electronic Design Automation
6 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.86%) OO
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.86%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) C++
2 1 (2.86%) Java
2 1 (2.86%) Perl
2 1 (2.86%) Python
2 1 (2.86%) Ruby
2 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (45.71%) Degree
2 11 (31.43%) ISEB
3 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (14.29%) PMP
3 5 (14.29%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.86%) MCSA
4 1 (2.86%) CCNA
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) ION Trading
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) TIBCO