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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 49 39 47
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 75 88 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.23% 5.49% 5.18%
As % of the General category 9.45% 16.24% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 45 30 35
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,150 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £50,400 £47,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
- +7.78%
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
794 542 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.78% 33.81% 36.81%
Number of salaries quoted 642 401 620
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 January 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 January 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 +12 52 £53,000 +11.57% 7
Macclesfield - 11 £42,500 - 2
Chester +18 4 £30,000 -22.07% 2
Crewe -17 1 £27,500 -
Telecoms
North West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 45 (33.33%) Billing
2 39 (28.89%) Java
3 28 (20.74%) Project Management
4 25 (18.52%) SQL Server
5 24 (17.78%) Oracle
6 23 (17.04%) DB2
6 23 (17.04%) JIRA
7 22 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (15.56%) .NET
9 20 (14.81%) Finance
10 19 (14.07%) SQL
11 18 (13.33%) MySQL
11 18 (13.33%) PHP
12 17 (12.59%) MS Project
13 16 (11.85%) ASP.NET
13 16 (11.85%) ITIL
13 16 (11.85%) C#
13 16 (11.85%) Subversion
13 16 (11.85%) Computer Science
13 16 (11.85%) .NET Framework
13 16 (11.85%) PHP5
13 16 (11.85%) Git (software)
14 15 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (10.37%) Product Management
15 14 (10.37%) MS Excel
15 14 (10.37%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (9.63%) Degree
16 13 (9.63%) Analytics
17 12 (8.89%) iSeries
17 12 (8.89%) Linux

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 10 (7.41%) SAS
2 8 (5.93%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.96%) Confluence
4 2 (1.48%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (1.48%) JBoss
4 2 (1.48%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.48%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.48%) Mule
Applications
1 17 (12.59%) MS Project
2 14 (10.37%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.44%) MS Office
4 4 (2.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.22%) AutoCAD
6 2 (1.48%) Adobe Captivate
6 2 (1.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.96%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.96%) Internet
1 4 (2.96%) Wireless
2 3 (2.22%) SMS
3 2 (1.48%) WAN
3 2 (1.48%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.48%) LAN
3 2 (1.48%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.74%) Network Security
4 1 (0.74%) Broadband
4 1 (0.74%) ISDN
4 1 (0.74%) SNMP
4 1 (0.74%) VPN
4 1 (0.74%) SONET
4 1 (0.74%) DWDM
4 1 (0.74%) MPLS
4 1 (0.74%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 23 (17.04%) DB2
3 18 (13.33%) MySQL
4 8 (5.93%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (5.93%) QlikView
4 8 (5.93%) Hadoop
4 8 (5.93%) Big Data
5 4 (2.96%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (2.96%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (2.96%) Essbase
5 4 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (17.04%) JIRA
2 16 (11.85%) Git (software)
2 16 (11.85%) Subversion
3 2 (1.48%) Ant
3 2 (1.48%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.74%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.74%) SilkPerformer
General
1 45 (33.33%) Billing
2 20 (14.81%) Finance
3 9 (6.67%) Retail
4 8 (5.93%) French Language
4 8 (5.93%) Spanish Language
5 7 (5.19%) Banking
6 3 (2.22%) Marketing
6 3 (2.22%) Legal
7 2 (1.48%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 21 (15.56%) Project Manager
2 19 (14.07%) Analyst
3 18 (13.33%) Developer
4 16 (11.85%) Software Developer
4 16 (11.85%) .NET Developer
4 16 (11.85%) .NET Software Developer
5 14 (10.37%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (10.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (10.37%) C# Software Developer
5 14 (10.37%) C# Developer
5 14 (10.37%) ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (10.37%) Business Analyst
6 12 (8.89%) Consultant
7 9 (6.67%) Production Manager
8 8 (5.93%) Business Consultant
8 8 (5.93%) Delivery Manager
8 8 (5.93%) Business Systems Analyst
8 8 (5.93%) Systems Analyst
8 8 (5.93%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 7 (5.19%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (15.56%) .NET
2 16 (11.85%) ASP.NET
2 16 (11.85%) .NET Framework
3 11 (8.15%) Apache Flex
4 4 (2.96%) jQuery
4 4 (2.96%) CSS
4 4 (2.96%) Web Services
4 4 (2.96%) HTML
5 2 (1.48%) XSLT
5 2 (1.48%) JMS
5 2 (1.48%) SAML
5 2 (1.48%) Hibernate
5 2 (1.48%) Spring
5 2 (1.48%) SOAP
5 2 (1.48%) OpenID
5 2 (1.48%) HTML5
5 2 (1.48%) REST
5 2 (1.48%) LESS
5 2 (1.48%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.85%) Computer Science
2 15 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.89%) iSeries
4 8 (5.93%) Data Integration
4 8 (5.93%) Algorithms
5 7 (5.19%) AS400
6 3 (2.22%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.48%) GIS
8 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.74%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (0.74%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.89%) Linux
2 7 (5.19%) Windows
3 5 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (3.70%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.22%) UNIX
5 1 (0.74%) Solaris
5 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.74%) Project Management
2 22 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (11.85%) ITIL
4 14 (10.37%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (10.37%) Product Management
5 13 (9.63%) Analytics
6 11 (8.15%) PRINCE2
7 8 (5.93%) OO
7 8 (5.93%) Service Delivery
7 8 (5.93%) Validation
7 8 (5.93%) Data Analysis
8 7 (5.19%) Matrix Management
8 7 (5.19%) Migration
8 7 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (4.44%) Line Management
10 5 (3.70%) Scrum
10 5 (3.70%) PRINCE
11 4 (2.96%) CAD
11 4 (2.96%) CRM
11 4 (2.96%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 39 (28.89%) Java
2 19 (14.07%) SQL
3 18 (13.33%) PHP
4 16 (11.85%) PHP5
4 16 (11.85%) C#
5 11 (8.15%) RPG
6 4 (2.96%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.96%) C
6 4 (2.96%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.96%) VBScript
6 4 (2.96%) VB
7 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.74%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (9.63%) Degree
2 9 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.96%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.48%) CCNP
5 2 (1.48%) CCDP
5 2 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.48%) JNCIS
5 2 (1.48%) JNCIP
5 2 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.74%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.93%) QA
2 6 (4.44%) SLA
3 4 (2.96%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.96%) XenApp
1 4 (2.96%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.74%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.74%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.96%) EdgeSight
2 1 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (17.78%) Oracle
2 10 (7.41%) IBM
3 9 (6.67%) Fujitsu
4 8 (5.93%) Business Objects
4 8 (5.93%) Cognos
5 7 (5.19%) BT
6 5 (3.70%) Planview
7 4 (2.96%) AppSense
7 4 (2.96%) Perforce
7 4 (2.96%) Hyperion
7 4 (2.96%) Informatica
7 4 (2.96%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.96%) Citrix
8 3 (2.22%) Avaya
8 3 (2.22%) Juniper
8 3 (2.22%) Cisco
9 2 (1.48%) Adobe
9 2 (1.48%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.48%) Remedy
9 2 (1.48%) F5
Warrington
Ascent People
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Macclesfield
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warrington
Ascent People
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northwich
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + £110K OTE
Posted: 8 days ago
Knutsford
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £28k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Warrington
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 26 days ago