The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 46 38 45
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 21 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.55% 4.44% 3.78%
As % of the General category 9.09% 11.76% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 8
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £25,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £51,350 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Telecoms
West Midlands

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

General Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
231 187 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 39.09% 37.78% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 202 125 128
Average salary £44,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £51,350
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Coventry

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Coventry

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 21 (51.22%) Finance
2 20 (48.78%) Windows
3 16 (39.02%) LAN
3 16 (39.02%) WAN
4 14 (34.15%) Internet
5 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
5 13 (31.71%) Firewall
6 10 (24.39%) SCCM
6 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (24.39%) MS Office
6 10 (24.39%) Network Monitoring
7 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
7 9 (21.95%) Electronics
8 8 (19.51%) Manufacturing
8 8 (19.51%) Cisco
8 8 (19.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (17.07%) DTV
9 7 (17.07%) SAP
9 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (17.07%) Programme Management
9 7 (17.07%) Symposium
9 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (17.07%) Windows 7
9 7 (17.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 7 (17.07%) Marketing
9 7 (17.07%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
11 5 (12.20%) Citrix

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 8 (19.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) MS Office
2 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.88%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (17.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 16 (39.02%) LAN
1 16 (39.02%) WAN
2 14 (34.15%) Internet
3 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
3 13 (31.71%) Firewall
4 7 (17.07%) Symposium
5 5 (12.20%) VoIP
6 3 (7.32%) Broadband
6 3 (7.32%) VLAN
6 3 (7.32%) Nortel Meridian
7 2 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (4.88%) VPN
7 2 (4.88%) DNS
7 2 (4.88%) SMTP
7 2 (4.88%) DHCP
7 2 (4.88%) Intranet
7 2 (4.88%) MPLS
8 1 (2.44%) PBX
8 1 (2.44%) Network Security
8 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) MongoDB
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.88%) MySQL
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (51.22%) Finance
2 9 (21.95%) Electronics
3 8 (19.51%) Manufacturing
4 7 (17.07%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Analyst
2 6 (14.63%) Telecoms Analyst
2 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (14.63%) Network Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) SCCM Specialist
4 4 (9.76%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Product Owner
6 2 (4.88%) CAD Technician
6 2 (4.88%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.88%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Grails
2 3 (7.32%) HTML
2 3 (7.32%) XHTML
2 3 (7.32%) J2EE
2 3 (7.32%) CSS
2 3 (7.32%) SOAP
2 3 (7.32%) Web Services
2 3 (7.32%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) DTV
2 2 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (4.88%) User Experience
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (48.78%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (17.07%) Windows 7
4 5 (12.20%) Linux
5 2 (4.88%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (17.07%) Programme Management
2 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.07%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (12.20%) Project Management
3 5 (12.20%) ITIL
4 4 (9.76%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (7.32%) Kanban
5 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
5 3 (7.32%) Scrum
5 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
5 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.88%) People Management
6 2 (4.88%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.88%) Software Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) Java
1 5 (12.20%) Groovy
2 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.88%) SQL
3 2 (4.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.76%) HNC
2 4 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.32%) CCNA
3 3 (7.32%) MCP
3 3 (7.32%) MCSE
4 2 (4.88%) Degree
4 2 (4.88%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) SCCM
2 2 (4.88%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.51%) Cisco
3 7 (17.07%) SAP
4 5 (12.20%) Citrix
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle
5 3 (7.32%) Nortel
6 2 (4.88%) VMware
6 2 (4.88%) WatchGuard
6 2 (4.88%) Veeam
6 2 (4.88%) HP
7 1 (2.44%) Tandberg