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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 74 69 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -38
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 47 60 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.81% 3.27% 7.45%
As % of the General category 6.13% 8.05% 23.77%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 70
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £65,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.50%
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
767 745 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.87% 40.64% 31.35%
Number of salaries quoted 528 496 424
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 7 May 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 7 May 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 +19 40 £47,500 - 4
Chester +15 4 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Macclesfield +6 1 £42,500 +17.24% 1
Telecoms
North West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 (41.27%) Billing
2 48 (38.10%) Java
3 29 (23.02%) Project Management
4 26 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (16.67%) DB2
5 21 (16.67%) Degree
6 20 (15.87%) JIRA
6 20 (15.87%) Product Management
7 19 (15.08%) Apache Flex
7 19 (15.08%) Oracle
7 19 (15.08%) RPG
8 18 (14.29%) .NET
9 17 (13.49%) MS Excel
10 16 (12.70%) MS Project
10 16 (12.70%) UML
11 14 (11.11%) Validation
12 13 (10.32%) Finance
13 12 (9.52%) PHP
13 12 (9.52%) MySQL
14 11 (8.73%) OO
14 11 (8.73%) Microsoft
14 11 (8.73%) BT
15 10 (7.94%) Git (software)
15 10 (7.94%) PHP5
15 10 (7.94%) .NET Framework
15 10 (7.94%) Subversion
15 10 (7.94%) Line Management
15 10 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (7.94%) PRINCE2
15 10 (7.94%) ASP.NET

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 6 (4.76%) Confluence
2 2 (1.59%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.59%) Mule
2 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (1.59%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (1.59%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.59%) JBoss
2 2 (1.59%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.59%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (13.49%) MS Excel
2 16 (12.70%) MS Project
3 8 (6.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (6.35%) MS Office
4 6 (4.76%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.79%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) SaaS
1 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.97%) WAN
1 5 (3.97%) LAN
1 5 (3.97%) Wireless
2 4 (3.17%) Internet
3 3 (2.38%) SMS
4 2 (1.59%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.59%) Firewall
4 2 (1.59%) DNS
4 2 (1.59%) SSL
4 2 (1.59%) DHCP
5 1 (0.79%) Broadband
5 1 (0.79%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.79%) SNMP
5 1 (0.79%) VPN
5 1 (0.79%) MPLS
5 1 (0.79%) BGP
5 1 (0.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.67%) DB2
2 12 (9.52%) MySQL
3 10 (7.94%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.79%) Big Data
4 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (15.87%) JIRA
2 10 (7.94%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.94%) Subversion
3 2 (1.59%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.59%) Ant
4 1 (0.79%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 52 (41.27%) Billing
2 13 (10.32%) Finance
3 6 (4.76%) Multimedia
4 5 (3.97%) Banking
5 4 (3.17%) Legal
6 2 (1.59%) Marketing
7 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.79%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (18.25%) Business Analyst
1 23 (18.25%) Analyst
2 19 (15.08%) Project Manager
3 17 (13.49%) Developer
4 14 (11.11%) Production Manager
5 11 (8.73%) Delivery Manager
5 11 (8.73%) Software Manager
6 10 (7.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (7.94%) C# Software Developer
6 10 (7.94%) .NET Software Developer
6 10 (7.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (7.94%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (7.94%) .NET Developer
6 10 (7.94%) C# Developer
6 10 (7.94%) Software Developer
7 9 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
7 9 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (4.76%) Agile Project Manager
8 6 (4.76%) Development Specialist
9 4 (3.17%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.08%) Apache Flex
2 18 (14.29%) .NET
3 10 (7.94%) .NET Framework
3 10 (7.94%) ASP.NET
4 8 (6.35%) jQuery
4 8 (6.35%) HTML
4 8 (6.35%) CSS
5 4 (3.17%) Web Services
6 2 (1.59%) Spring
6 2 (1.59%) MyBatis
6 2 (1.59%) OpenID
6 2 (1.59%) HTML5
6 2 (1.59%) REST
6 2 (1.59%) LESS
6 2 (1.59%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.59%) SAML
6 2 (1.59%) JMS
6 2 (1.59%) XSLT
6 2 (1.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.56%) iSeries
4 3 (2.38%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.79%) EPoS
5 1 (0.79%) DTV
5 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.79%) AS400
5 1 (0.79%) Open Source
5 1 (0.79%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (0.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.17%) Windows
2 3 (2.38%) Linux
3 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.02%) Project Management
2 26 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (15.87%) Product Management
4 16 (12.70%) UML
5 14 (11.11%) Validation
6 11 (8.73%) OO
7 10 (7.94%) Line Management
7 10 (7.94%) PRINCE2
8 9 (7.14%) PRINCE
8 9 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
9 8 (6.35%) Matrix Management
9 8 (6.35%) Scrum
10 7 (5.56%) ITIL
10 7 (5.56%) Service Delivery
10 7 (5.56%) Analytics
11 6 (4.76%) Time Management
12 5 (3.97%) Migration
12 5 (3.97%) Incident Management
13 4 (3.17%) Data Management
13 4 (3.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (38.10%) Java
2 19 (15.08%) RPG
3 12 (9.52%) PHP
4 10 (7.94%) PHP5
4 10 (7.94%) C#
5 8 (6.35%) SQL
6 4 (3.17%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.59%) C
8 1 (0.79%) C++
8 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.59%) JNCIS
3 2 (1.59%) JNCIP
3 2 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.59%) CCNP
3 2 (1.59%) CCDP
4 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.35%) SLA
2 4 (3.17%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.59%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.79%) vSphere
3 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.79%) XenApp
3 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (15.08%) Oracle
2 11 (8.73%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.73%) BT
3 6 (4.76%) Planview
3 6 (4.76%) Perforce
3 6 (4.76%) Avaya
3 6 (4.76%) Adobe
4 3 (2.38%) VMware
5 2 (1.59%) Mitel
5 2 (1.59%) WatchGuard
5 2 (1.59%) F5
5 2 (1.59%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.59%) Juniper
5 2 (1.59%) Cisco
5 2 (1.59%) IBM
5 2 (1.59%) HP
5 2 (1.59%) Dell
5 2 (1.59%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.79%) SAP
6 1 (0.79%) Citrix
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