The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 44 56 39
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.37% 0.24% 0.56%
As % of the General category 0.82% 1.28% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
General Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
122 78 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 45.35% 18.93% 26.55%
Number of salaries quoted 66 60 39
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £22,807
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £41,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Telecoms
Cheshire

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Chester

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Xen
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) XenServer
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Lync
3 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Lync
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) SAS Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Senior SAS Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Designer
1 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) WinForms
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (25.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Xen
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
1 1 (25.00%) XenServer
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) VMware