The 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 37 45 42
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 3 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.55% 1.00% 1.11%
As % of the General category 3.80% 2.05% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £41,362
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.97%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
- +7.78%
Telecoms
London

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

General Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
79 146 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 40.72% 48.83% 45.33%
Number of salaries quoted 58 133 182
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £75,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 29 January 2015, 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 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) ITIL
4 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
5 4 (23.53%) HTML
5 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 4 (23.53%) Avaya
6 3 (17.65%) Intranet
6 3 (17.65%) Extranet
6 3 (17.65%) Data Security
6 3 (17.65%) IIS
6 3 (17.65%) Classic ASP
6 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
6 3 (17.65%) .NET
6 3 (17.65%) Windows
6 3 (17.65%) C#
6 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (17.65%) ETL
6 3 (17.65%) Retail
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
6 3 (17.65%) Change Control
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
7 2 (11.76%) Network Management
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
7 2 (11.76%) Degree

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 3 (17.65%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) CMS
3 1 (5.88%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Intranet
1 3 (17.65%) Extranet
2 2 (11.76%) Network Security
2 2 (11.76%) ISDN
2 2 (11.76%) VoIP
2 2 (11.76%) FTP
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) DBA
3 3 (17.65%) Intranet Developer
4 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Service Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Avaya Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Service Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Database Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.88%) ColdFusion Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 3 (17.65%) Classic ASP
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
2 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Social Media
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Vista
2 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Solaris
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Data Security
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (17.65%) ETL
2 3 (17.65%) Change Control
2 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.76%) Network Management
3 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (11.76%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Avaya
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Siemens
2 2 (11.76%) Ericsson
3 1 (5.88%) Retek
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