The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 67 89 48
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -41
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 58 37 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.36% 1.94% 4.46%
As % of the General category 8.11% 4.24% 10.82%
Number of salaries quoted 44 22 18
Average salary £38,750 £36,250 £43,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.89% -16.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £21,950 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
Telecoms
North West

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

General Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
715 873 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 41.45% 45.68% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 547 678 503
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Cheshire

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Telecoms
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +4 27 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Knutsford - 15 £16,500 -
Crewe -2 7 £37,500 - 2
Macclesfield +18 4 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Telecoms
North West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 52 (49.52%) Java
2 33 (31.43%) Billing
3 31 (29.52%) SDLC
4 24 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (20.00%) UML
6 20 (19.05%) HTML
7 17 (16.19%) Oracle
7 17 (16.19%) PRINCE2
8 16 (15.24%) ITIL
9 15 (14.29%) Finance
9 15 (14.29%) Project Management
9 15 (14.29%) MySQL
10 14 (13.33%) JavaScript
11 13 (12.38%) CSS
11 13 (12.38%) jQuery
12 12 (11.43%) Degree
12 12 (11.43%) Web Application Development
13 10 (9.52%) Banking
13 10 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (9.52%) SQL
13 10 (9.52%) CCNA
13 10 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (9.52%) Internet
13 10 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
13 10 (9.52%) CCENT
14 9 (8.57%) Cisco
14 9 (8.57%) B2B
15 8 (7.62%) Firewall
15 8 (7.62%) Spring
16 7 (6.67%) Apache Flex

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (1.90%) IIS
1 2 (1.90%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.95%) JBoss
2 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (5.71%) MS Office
2 5 (4.76%) MS Project
3 3 (2.86%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.95%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.52%) Internet
2 8 (7.62%) Firewall
3 3 (2.86%) Wireless
3 3 (2.86%) LAN
3 3 (2.86%) WAN
4 2 (1.90%) DHCP
4 2 (1.90%) DNS
4 2 (1.90%) SSL
4 2 (1.90%) MPLS
5 1 (0.95%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.95%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.29%) MySQL
2 10 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (6.67%) DB2
4 4 (3.81%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (3.81%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.95%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (4.76%) JIRA
2 4 (3.81%) Selenium
2 4 (3.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.81%) JUnit
2 4 (3.81%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (3.81%) Subversion
3 1 (0.95%) Ant
3 1 (0.95%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.95%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 33 (31.43%) Billing
2 15 (14.29%) Finance
3 10 (9.52%) Banking
4 7 (6.67%) Automotive
5 4 (3.81%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.90%) Marketing
7 1 (0.95%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.95%) Electronics
7 1 (0.95%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (35.24%) Analyst
2 28 (26.67%) Developer
3 25 (23.81%) Business Analyst
4 16 (15.24%) Java Developer
5 11 (10.48%) Service Analyst
5 11 (10.48%) Senior Developer
5 11 (10.48%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (9.52%) Designer
6 10 (9.52%) Business Systems Analyst
6 10 (9.52%) Systems Analyst
6 10 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (8.57%) Senior Designer
8 8 (7.62%) Sales Executive
9 6 (5.71%) Development Manager
9 6 (5.71%) Senior Manager
9 6 (5.71%) Help Desk Analyst
9 6 (5.71%) Business Development Manager
9 6 (5.71%) Senior Sales Executive
9 6 (5.71%) Senior Business Development Manager
9 6 (5.71%) Senior Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (19.05%) HTML
2 13 (12.38%) CSS
2 13 (12.38%) jQuery
3 8 (7.62%) Spring
4 7 (6.67%) Apache Flex
4 7 (6.67%) Web Services
5 5 (4.76%) SOAP
5 5 (4.76%) .NET
5 5 (4.76%) REST
5 5 (4.76%) Hibernate
6 4 (3.81%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.81%) J2EE
6 4 (3.81%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.86%) XML
8 2 (1.90%) JSON
8 2 (1.90%) Ajax
8 2 (1.90%) Django
9 1 (0.95%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.67%) Social Media
2 4 (3.81%) Mathematics
2 4 (3.81%) Client/Server
2 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.86%) iSeries
3 3 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.95%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.95%) AS400
4 1 (0.95%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.81%) Windows
2 2 (1.90%) Linux
2 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (1.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.52%) SDLC
2 24 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (20.00%) UML
4 17 (16.19%) PRINCE2
5 16 (15.24%) ITIL
6 15 (14.29%) Project Management
7 12 (11.43%) Web Application Development
8 10 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
9 9 (8.57%) B2B
10 6 (5.71%) Scrum
10 6 (5.71%) Business Development
11 5 (4.76%) Time Management
11 5 (4.76%) CRM
12 4 (3.81%) Validation
12 4 (3.81%) Unit Testing
13 3 (2.86%) Product Management
13 3 (2.86%) TOGAF
13 3 (2.86%) Service Delivery
13 3 (2.86%) Analytics
14 2 (1.90%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 52 (49.52%) Java
2 14 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (9.52%) SQL
4 7 (6.67%) RPG
5 4 (3.81%) PHP5
5 4 (3.81%) C#
5 4 (3.81%) PHP
5 4 (3.81%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.86%) C
7 2 (1.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (11.43%) Degree
2 10 (9.52%) CCENT
2 10 (9.52%) CCNA
2 10 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.90%) ISEB
3 2 (1.90%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) SLA
1 2 (1.90%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.95%) XenApp
3 1 (0.95%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.95%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) SCCM
2 1 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (16.19%) Oracle
2 9 (8.57%) Cisco
3 7 (6.67%) BT
4 6 (5.71%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.86%) VMware
6 2 (1.90%) Mitel
6 2 (1.90%) WatchGuard
6 2 (1.90%) HP
6 2 (1.90%) Dell
7 1 (0.95%) Citrix
7 1 (0.95%) Avaya
7 1 (0.95%) Adobe
7 1 (0.95%) SAP
7 1 (0.95%) Veeam
7 1 (0.95%) Vertica
7 1 (0.95%) Talend
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + £40k OTE
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northwich
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car, certified training, Overtime
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £14000 - £15000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Crewe
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago