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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 21 16 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 5 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 6.67% 1.75% 17.65%
As % of the General category 35.71% 5.56% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 10
Average salary £25,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.54% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £10,094 £55,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £55,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
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
14 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 18.67% 31.58% 30.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 19
Average salary £47,500 £31,627 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.18% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 2 September 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Cumbria

Telecoms
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) HTTP
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Administrator
2 4 (80.00%) Network Administrator
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco