The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank - 21 11
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 0 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - 9.41% 17.12%
As % of the General category - 29.63% 59.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 17
Average salary - £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Telecoms
North East

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

General Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
40 27 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 45.98% 31.76% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 25
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £37,400 £50,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Durham

Telecoms
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (50.00%) 4G
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) 4G
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior SAS Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft