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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 41 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.78% 0.39% 0.52%
As % of the General category 1.34% 1.15% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £38,750 £52,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.19% +101.92%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
General Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
149 87 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 58.20% 33.72% 25.52%
Number of salaries quoted 87 57 43
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +48.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £26,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £45,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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 25 July 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 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Xen
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) QlikView
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
2 1 (33.33%) Lync
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) CRM

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) QlikView
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Operations Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Management
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Xen
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenServer
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Tableau