The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 15 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 4 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 5.97% 2.04% 8.70%
As % of the General category 25.00% 5.26% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £15,684 £55,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-71.48% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £8,230 £55,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £23,137 £55,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
Telecoms
North West

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

General Category
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
16 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 23.88% 38.78% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 13
Average salary £55,000 £33,314 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.09% -4.81%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Cumbria

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Cumbria

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Cumbria

Telecoms
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) Network Administrator
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco