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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 33 43 41
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 3 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.73% 1.98% 0.82%
As % of the General category 3.95% 4.39% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Average salary £35,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.47% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
76 114 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 43.93% 45.24% 49.86%
Number of salaries quoted 57 93 171
Average salary £42,250 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.05% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,050 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Croydon

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Avaya
2 2 (40.00%) Ericsson
2 2 (40.00%) Siemens
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) ColdFusion
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Billing
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 1 (20.00%) ColdFusion
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Service Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Database Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ColdFusion Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Avaya
1 2 (40.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (40.00%) Siemens
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft