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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 41 46 41
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 22 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.69% 3.04% 2.59%
As % of the General category 9.57% 9.55% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 5
Average salary £45,000 £36,250 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% +29.46%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
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
230 178 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 38.59% 31.84% 32.31%
Number of salaries quoted 203 121 119
Average salary £45,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £24,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,250 £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 29 August 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Coventry

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (53.85%) Finance
2 18 (46.15%) Windows
3 14 (35.90%) LAN
3 14 (35.90%) WAN
3 14 (35.90%) Internet
4 13 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 11 (28.21%) Firewall
5 11 (28.21%) SCCM
6 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (25.64%) Network Monitoring
6 10 (25.64%) MS Office
7 9 (23.08%) Electronics
8 8 (20.51%) Manufacturing
8 8 (20.51%) Cisco
9 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
9 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (17.95%) SAP
9 7 (17.95%) DTV
9 7 (17.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
9 7 (17.95%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (17.95%) Programme Management
9 7 (17.95%) Symposium
9 7 (17.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 7 (17.95%) Marketing
10 5 (12.82%) Grails
10 5 (12.82%) Groovy
10 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
10 5 (12.82%) Project Management

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 7 (17.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) MS Office
2 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (17.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) LAN
1 14 (35.90%) WAN
1 14 (35.90%) Internet
2 13 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 11 (28.21%) Firewall
4 7 (17.95%) Symposium
5 4 (10.26%) VoIP
6 3 (7.69%) Broadband
7 2 (5.13%) VPN
7 2 (5.13%) Intranet
7 2 (5.13%) Nortel Meridian
7 2 (5.13%) MPLS
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.56%) Wireless
8 1 (2.56%) IPsec
8 1 (2.56%) VLAN
8 1 (2.56%) Network Security
8 1 (2.56%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
General
1 21 (53.85%) Finance
2 9 (23.08%) Electronics
3 8 (20.51%) Manufacturing
4 7 (17.95%) Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Analyst
2 6 (15.38%) Network Analyst
2 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (12.82%) Telecoms Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) SCCM Specialist
4 4 (10.26%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.13%) Development Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) Grails
2 3 (7.69%) RESTful
2 3 (7.69%) HTML
2 3 (7.69%) J2EE
2 3 (7.69%) CSS
2 3 (7.69%) SOAP
2 3 (7.69%) Web Services
2 3 (7.69%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) DTV
2 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.13%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (46.15%) Windows
2 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
3 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (12.82%) Linux
5 2 (5.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (17.95%) Programme Management
2 7 (17.95%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (12.82%) ITIL
3 5 (12.82%) Project Management
4 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.26%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (7.69%) Kanban
5 3 (7.69%) Scrum
5 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.13%) CAD
6 2 (5.13%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) Java
1 5 (12.82%) Groovy
2 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.13%) Python
3 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.26%) HNC
3 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.13%) MCP
4 2 (5.13%) Degree
4 2 (5.13%) HND
4 2 (5.13%) MCSE
4 2 (5.13%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Cisco
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.95%) SAP
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle
4 3 (7.69%) Citrix
5 2 (5.13%) VMware
5 2 (5.13%) Nortel
6 1 (2.56%) Tandberg