The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 16 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 Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 46 35 46
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 5 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.87% 1.51% 1.10%
As % of the General category 3.97% 3.21% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 4
Average salary £27,000 £37,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +29.31%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
General Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
126 156 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 47.19% 47.13% 52.07%
Number of salaries quoted 101 144 170
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -8.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%
Telecoms
London

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Croydon

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (25.00%) InDesign
3 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Social Media
3 2 (25.00%) Adobe
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (25.00%) B2B
3 2 (25.00%) Acrobat
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Replication
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Clustering
4 1 (12.50%) RTP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) IPsec
4 1 (12.50%) HNC
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Acrobat
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (25.00%) InDesign
1 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) RTP
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) IPsec
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (12.50%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Junior
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Junior Graphic Designer
1 2 (25.00%) Designer
1 2 (25.00%) Junior Designer
1 2 (25.00%) Graphic Designer
1 2 (25.00%) Commercial Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) SCADA Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) IVR
2 1 (12.50%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) HNC
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
1 1 (12.50%) Kamailio
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (12.50%) Sun
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
Croydon, Surrey
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago