The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 62 81 78
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 315 243 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.95% 3.18% 3.44%
As % of the General category 10.98% 8.69% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 242 171 244
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -8.04%
General Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2868 2796 2995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 35.96% 36.55% 35.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2291 2197 2441
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Telecoms
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in the East of England

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in the East of England

Telecoms
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +32 132 £47,500 +18.75% 25
Hertfordshire -16 89 £47,500 +11.76% 11
Bedfordshire -10 44 £38,500 -3.75% 2
Essex +17 24 £45,000 +16.88% 12
Suffolk +17 18 £35,000 - 1
Norfolk +17 3 £30,000 -29.41% 2
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 292 (40.61%) Finance
2 164 (22.81%) Degree
3 133 (18.50%) Linux
4 124 (17.25%) Java
5 99 (13.77%) Security Cleared
6 96 (13.35%) Banking
7 93 (12.93%) Windows
8 85 (11.82%) Retail
9 82 (11.40%) SQL
9 82 (11.40%) SS7
10 81 (11.27%) LTE
11 80 (11.13%) Oracle
12 77 (10.71%) Project Management
12 77 (10.71%) Microsoft
13 75 (10.43%) Computer Science
14 74 (10.29%) 4G
15 61 (8.48%) MySQL
16 60 (8.34%) Wireless
17 58 (8.07%) ITIL
18 57 (7.93%) XML
18 57 (7.93%) Fujitsu
19 55 (7.65%) .NET
20 53 (7.37%) 3G
20 53 (7.37%) Manufacturing
21 52 (7.23%) SQL Server
21 52 (7.23%) C#
21 52 (7.23%) MS Excel
22 49 (6.82%) Software Engineering
23 48 (6.68%) Cisco
24 46 (6.40%) HTML

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 32 (4.45%) Apache
2 28 (3.89%) Tomcat
3 20 (2.78%) CMS
4 19 (2.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 18 (2.50%) IIS
6 15 (2.09%) MS Exchange
7 10 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
8 9 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (1.25%) Node.js
8 9 (1.25%) OpenStack
9 7 (0.97%) SharePoint
10 5 (0.70%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (0.70%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 4 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.42%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.42%) Lync
13 2 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 52 (7.23%) MS Excel
2 46 (6.40%) MS Office
3 29 (4.03%) XMetaL
4 21 (2.92%) MS Visio
5 15 (2.09%) MS Project
6 13 (1.81%) FrameMaker
7 6 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (0.83%) Simulink
8 3 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.28%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.14%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 17 (2.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (1.95%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.70%) Oracle iProcurement
5 3 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.28%) AWD
6 2 (0.28%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.28%) HFM
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.14%) BASE24
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.14%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.14%) GoldMine
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle AGIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.83%) SaaS
2 5 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.56%) Office 365
3 4 (0.56%) PaaS
4 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 82 (11.40%) SS7
2 81 (11.27%) LTE
3 74 (10.29%) 4G
4 60 (8.34%) Wireless
5 53 (7.37%) 3G
6 45 (6.26%) INAP
7 44 (6.12%) SIGTRAN
8 43 (5.98%) 2G
9 37 (5.15%) DNS
10 34 (4.73%) HTTP
10 34 (4.73%) VoIP
11 32 (4.45%) DHCP
11 32 (4.45%) TCP/IP
11 32 (4.45%) VoLTE
12 30 (4.17%) TCAP
12 30 (4.17%) LAN
13 29 (4.03%) Firewall
14 25 (3.48%) 3GPP
15 23 (3.20%) WAN
16 21 (2.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (8.48%) MySQL
2 52 (7.23%) SQL Server
3 18 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (2.23%) Big Data
5 15 (2.09%) Oracle Database
6 14 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (1.81%) NoSQL
8 9 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
8 9 (1.25%) Hadoop
9 7 (0.97%) Cognos Impromptu
10 6 (0.83%) Firebird
10 6 (0.83%) Data Mining
11 5 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.70%) Essbase
11 5 (0.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 4 (0.56%) Oracle ODI
13 3 (0.42%) MongoDB
13 3 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (1.67%) XMLSpy
2 10 (1.39%) Bugzilla
3 9 (1.25%) Visual Studio
3 9 (1.25%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.11%) LabVIEW
5 7 (0.97%) Ant
5 7 (0.97%) Maven
5 7 (0.97%) Subversion
5 7 (0.97%) LLVM
5 7 (0.97%) Hudson
5 7 (0.97%) GCC
6 6 (0.83%) Git (software)
7 5 (0.70%) NUnit
7 5 (0.70%) CMake
8 3 (0.42%) CruiseControl
8 3 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.42%) Valgrind
8 3 (0.42%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (0.28%) Redmine
9 2 (0.28%) Selenium
General
1 292 (40.61%) Finance
2 96 (13.35%) Banking
3 85 (11.82%) Retail
4 53 (7.37%) Manufacturing
5 43 (5.98%) Electronics
6 35 (4.87%) Billing
6 35 (4.87%) Marketing
7 26 (3.62%) Games
8 18 (2.50%) Online Betting
9 17 (2.36%) Military
10 15 (2.09%) Aerospace
11 12 (1.67%) Advertising
12 8 (1.11%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.83%) Law
13 6 (0.83%) Legal
14 5 (0.70%) French Language
14 5 (0.70%) German Language
15 4 (0.56%) Italian Language
15 4 (0.56%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.28%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 118 (16.41%) Developer
2 57 (7.93%) Architect
3 56 (7.79%) Support Engineer
4 49 (6.82%) Project Manager
5 47 (6.54%) Consultant
6 46 (6.40%) Software Engineer
7 39 (5.42%) Senior Developer
8 38 (5.29%) Administrator
9 32 (4.45%) Systems Administrator
9 32 (4.45%) Network Engineer
10 31 (4.31%) Author
10 31 (4.31%) Technical Author
11 26 (3.62%) Junior
11 26 (3.62%) Java Developer
12 25 (3.48%) Analyst
13 24 (3.34%) Test Engineer
14 22 (3.06%) Senior Systems Administrator
15 20 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
15 20 (2.78%) Telecoms Engineer
15 20 (2.78%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (7.93%) XML
2 55 (7.65%) .NET
3 46 (6.40%) HTML
4 39 (5.42%) Web Services
5 34 (4.73%) J2EE
5 34 (4.73%) CSS
6 28 (3.89%) ASP.NET
7 21 (2.92%) jQuery
7 21 (2.92%) REST
8 20 (2.78%) HTML5
9 16 (2.23%) SOAP
10 15 (2.09%) Middleware
11 12 (1.67%) WCF
12 10 (1.39%) WPF
13 8 (1.11%) Spring
13 8 (1.11%) WinForms
13 8 (1.11%) LAMP
14 7 (0.97%) JSON
14 7 (0.97%) Spring MVC
15 6 (0.83%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 75 (10.43%) Computer Science
2 21 (2.92%) Management Information System
3 20 (2.78%) Mobile Payment
4 19 (2.64%) DTV
4 19 (2.64%) Online Games
5 16 (2.23%) Open Source
5 16 (2.23%) Chip and PIN
6 12 (1.67%) E-Learning
7 11 (1.53%) Device Driver
8 10 (1.39%) Physics
8 10 (1.39%) Handset
9 8 (1.11%) PKI
9 8 (1.11%) IVR
9 8 (1.11%) Blackberry
10 7 (0.97%) SecurID
11 6 (0.83%) Mobile App
11 6 (0.83%) Visualisation
11 6 (0.83%) Mathematics
11 6 (0.83%) PMI
12 5 (0.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 133 (18.50%) Linux
2 93 (12.93%) Windows
3 42 (5.84%) UNIX
4 32 (4.45%) Solaris
5 21 (2.92%) CentOS
6 18 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (2.36%) Windows 7
8 15 (2.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (1.67%) Android
10 8 (1.11%) Apple iOS
10 8 (1.11%) Embedded Linux
11 6 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.56%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.56%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.56%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.42%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.28%) uClinux
14 2 (0.28%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.28%) Debian
15 1 (0.14%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (10.71%) Project Management
2 58 (8.07%) ITIL
3 49 (6.82%) Software Engineering
4 45 (6.26%) Network Architecture
5 42 (5.84%) PRINCE2
6 41 (5.70%) Service Delivery
7 39 (5.42%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (5.42%) Business Intelligence
8 31 (4.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 30 (4.17%) Programme Management
10 29 (4.03%) Change Management
11 27 (3.76%) CRM
11 27 (3.76%) E-Commerce
12 26 (3.62%) OO
13 24 (3.34%) Configuration Management
13 24 (3.34%) Project Planning
14 23 (3.20%) Workflow
14 23 (3.20%) MVC
15 21 (2.92%) Scrum
15 21 (2.92%) UML
Programming Languages
1 124 (17.25%) Java
2 82 (11.40%) SQL
3 52 (7.23%) C#
4 45 (6.26%) Erlang
5 41 (5.70%) C++
6 39 (5.42%) C
7 37 (5.15%) JavaScript
8 27 (3.76%) Python
9 20 (2.78%) PHP
10 14 (1.95%) Perl
10 14 (1.95%) MATLAB
11 12 (1.67%) PowerShell
12 9 (1.25%) Shell Script
12 9 (1.25%) Ruby
13 7 (0.97%) VB
14 5 (0.70%) Scala
14 5 (0.70%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.56%) Embedded C
16 3 (0.42%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 164 (22.81%) Degree
2 99 (13.77%) Security Cleared
3 36 (5.01%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (4.87%) SC Cleared
5 30 (4.17%) CCNA
6 14 (1.95%) CCNP
7 12 (1.67%) HNC
8 11 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (1.25%) CISSP
10 8 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (0.97%) PMI Certification
12 6 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (0.83%) CIPD
12 6 (0.83%) CIMA
12 6 (0.83%) PhD
13 5 (0.70%) MCSE
13 5 (0.70%) CCA
13 5 (0.70%) Citrix Certification
13 5 (0.70%) CISA
13 5 (0.70%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.78%) SLA
2 14 (1.95%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.83%) QA
3 6 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.83%) JTAG
4 3 (0.42%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.14%) TickIT
System Software
1 31 (4.31%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.09%) KVM
3 14 (1.95%) XenApp
3 14 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (1.81%) Microsoft App-V
5 11 (1.53%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.11%) XenDesktop
7 7 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.97%) QEMU
8 4 (0.56%) OpenSIPS
8 4 (0.56%) Nmap
9 2 (0.28%) vCloud
9 2 (0.28%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.14%) NFS
10 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (1.53%) SCCM
2 9 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.11%) Puppet
4 6 (0.83%) SCOM
5 5 (0.70%) FortiGate
6 4 (0.56%) Nessus
7 3 (0.42%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.42%) ServiceCenter
7 3 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.28%) HP SIM
8 2 (0.28%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.14%) CiscoWorks
9 1 (0.14%) OpenView
9 1 (0.14%) BMC Performance Manager
9 1 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.14%) Opsview
Vendors
1 80 (11.13%) Oracle
2 77 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 57 (7.93%) Fujitsu
4 48 (6.68%) Cisco
5 26 (3.62%) SAP
6 25 (3.48%) Red Hat
7 21 (2.92%) VMware
8 15 (2.09%) CheckPoint
8 15 (2.09%) HP
8 15 (2.09%) Citrix
9 14 (1.95%) AppSense
9 14 (1.95%) Avaya
10 11 (1.53%) IBM
10 11 (1.53%) Juniper
11 10 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (1.39%) Hyperion
12 9 (1.25%) Sybase
13 8 (1.11%) MKS
14 6 (0.83%) Perforce
15 5 (0.70%) Business Objects
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