The 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 38 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.20% 0.88% -
As % of the General category 2.19% 2.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £77,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Telecoms
Cheshire

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

General Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
137 96 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 54.58% 42.11% 25.76%
Number of salaries quoted 78 76 45
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +39.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £90,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 22 September 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 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Remedy
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Logistics
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) QlikView
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Data Validation
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) XenServer
3 1 (20.00%) Lync
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (20.00%) Tableau
3 1 (20.00%) Xen
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 1 (20.00%) Lync
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) QlikView
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Coordinator
1 2 (40.00%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Operations Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Logistics
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
1 1 (20.00%) XenServer
1 1 (20.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) Tableau
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper