The 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 54 67 63
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 348 276 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.57% 3.87% 4.09%
As % of the General category 12.58% 10.51% 10.93%
Number of salaries quoted 276 203 298
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Telecoms
England

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

General Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2766 2625 3413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 36.33% 36.82% 37.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2168 2119 2758
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,330 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,800 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +27 149 £47,500 +18.75% 17
Hertfordshire -18 88 £40,000 -11.11% 14
Essex +32 40 £49,250 +79.09% 15
Bedfordshire -21 38 £35,500 +9.23% 1
Suffolk +12 31 £35,000 - 4
Norfolk - 2 £30,000 -
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 303 (40.19%) Finance
2 166 (22.02%) Degree
3 152 (20.16%) Linux
4 111 (14.72%) Java
5 102 (13.53%) Banking
6 94 (12.47%) SQL
7 93 (12.33%) Computer Science
8 87 (11.54%) Windows
9 84 (11.14%) Security Cleared
10 83 (11.01%) Project Management
11 81 (10.74%) 4G
12 80 (10.61%) Microsoft
13 78 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
14 76 (10.08%) LTE
15 74 (9.81%) Wireless
16 71 (9.42%) Software Engineering
17 70 (9.28%) SS7
18 69 (9.15%) Retail
19 65 (8.62%) 3G
19 65 (8.62%) Oracle
20 64 (8.49%) .NET
20 64 (8.49%) MySQL
21 62 (8.22%) Manufacturing
22 61 (8.09%) SQL Server
22 61 (8.09%) XML
23 59 (7.82%) HTML
24 58 (7.69%) Cisco
25 57 (7.56%) ITIL
26 55 (7.29%) C
26 55 (7.29%) 2G

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 33 (4.38%) Apache
2 24 (3.18%) Tomcat
3 20 (2.65%) IIS
3 20 (2.65%) MS Exchange
4 15 (1.99%) CMS
4 15 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (1.86%) OpenStack
5 14 (1.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 11 (1.46%) SharePoint Server
7 10 (1.33%) SharePoint
8 9 (1.19%) Node.js
9 6 (0.80%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 6 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.40%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.40%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.40%) Lync
12 3 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 49 (6.50%) MS Excel
2 44 (5.84%) MS Office
3 36 (4.77%) XMetaL
4 24 (3.18%) MS Visio
5 14 (1.86%) FrameMaker
6 12 (1.59%) MS Project
7 6 (0.80%) Simulink
8 3 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (0.27%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.13%) InDesign
10 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 20 (2.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.66%) Oracle iProcurement
5 4 (0.53%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.27%) AWD
6 2 (0.27%) HFM
7 1 (0.13%) BASE24
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle AGIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.93%) SaaS
2 6 (0.80%) Office 365
3 4 (0.53%) PaaS
4 3 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 81 (10.74%) 4G
2 76 (10.08%) LTE
3 74 (9.81%) Wireless
4 70 (9.28%) SS7
5 65 (8.62%) 3G
6 55 (7.29%) 2G
7 44 (5.84%) SIGTRAN
8 40 (5.31%) HTTP
9 35 (4.64%) TCP/IP
10 32 (4.24%) LAN
10 32 (4.24%) VoIP
11 31 (4.11%) INAP
12 30 (3.98%) TCAP
13 28 (3.71%) DNS
14 27 (3.58%) Wi-Fi
14 27 (3.58%) WAN
14 27 (3.58%) 3GPP
15 26 (3.45%) DHCP
16 24 (3.18%) Firewall
16 24 (3.18%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (8.49%) MySQL
2 61 (8.09%) SQL Server
3 18 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (1.99%) NoSQL
5 14 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (1.72%) Oracle Database
7 11 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (1.33%) Big Data
9 8 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
10 7 (0.93%) Cognos Impromptu
10 7 (0.93%) MongoDB
11 6 (0.80%) Data Mining
11 6 (0.80%) Firebird
12 5 (0.66%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 3 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.27%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.27%) Oracle ODI
14 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (1.72%) XMLSpy
1 13 (1.72%) Git (software)
2 12 (1.59%) GCC
2 12 (1.59%) LLVM
2 12 (1.59%) Maven
2 12 (1.59%) Bugzilla
3 11 (1.46%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.06%) Hudson
4 8 (1.06%) Ant
4 8 (1.06%) Subversion
5 7 (0.93%) Visual Studio
6 6 (0.80%) CMake
6 6 (0.80%) LabVIEW
7 5 (0.66%) CruiseControl
7 5 (0.66%) Valgrind
8 4 (0.53%) CppUnit
9 3 (0.40%) NUnit
9 3 (0.40%) Rational Rhapsody
10 2 (0.27%) Redmine
10 2 (0.27%) Eclipse
General
1 303 (40.19%) Finance
2 102 (13.53%) Banking
3 69 (9.15%) Retail
4 62 (8.22%) Manufacturing
5 53 (7.03%) Electronics
6 34 (4.51%) Marketing
7 21 (2.79%) Games
7 21 (2.79%) Billing
8 17 (2.25%) Military
9 14 (1.86%) Aerospace
10 13 (1.72%) Online Betting
11 6 (0.80%) Legal
12 5 (0.66%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.66%) French Language
12 5 (0.66%) German Language
13 4 (0.53%) Italian Language
13 4 (0.53%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.27%) Local Government
14 2 (0.27%) Advertising
15 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 126 (16.71%) Developer
2 61 (8.09%) Software Engineer
3 60 (7.96%) Support Engineer
4 52 (6.90%) Architect
4 52 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 49 (6.50%) Consultant
6 48 (6.37%) Junior
7 44 (5.84%) Network Engineer
8 39 (5.17%) Technical Author
8 39 (5.17%) Author
9 35 (4.64%) Senior Developer
10 33 (4.38%) Analyst
10 33 (4.38%) Java Developer
11 28 (3.71%) Administrator
12 24 (3.18%) Systems Administrator
13 21 (2.79%) Test Engineer
13 21 (2.79%) Designer
14 19 (2.52%) Senior Systems Administrator
15 18 (2.39%) Telecoms Engineer
16 17 (2.25%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (8.49%) .NET
2 61 (8.09%) XML
3 59 (7.82%) HTML
4 42 (5.57%) CSS
5 36 (4.77%) J2EE
6 31 (4.11%) Web Services
7 30 (3.98%) HTML5
8 26 (3.45%) ASP.NET
9 25 (3.32%) REST
9 25 (3.32%) Middleware
10 18 (2.39%) LAMP
11 17 (2.25%) jQuery
12 13 (1.72%) SOAP
12 13 (1.72%) FreeSWITCH
13 9 (1.19%) WCF
14 6 (0.80%) GTK+
14 6 (0.80%) WPF
14 6 (0.80%) .NET Framework
14 6 (0.80%) Java EE
14 6 (0.80%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 93 (12.33%) Computer Science
2 54 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (2.92%) DTV
4 21 (2.79%) Open Source
5 20 (2.65%) Mobile Payment
6 17 (2.25%) Chip and PIN
7 16 (2.12%) Device Driver
8 15 (1.99%) Management Information System
9 14 (1.86%) Online Games
10 13 (1.72%) E-Learning
11 11 (1.46%) PMI
12 10 (1.33%) User Experience
13 9 (1.19%) IVR
13 9 (1.19%) Handset
14 8 (1.06%) Physics
14 8 (1.06%) Blackberry
15 6 (0.80%) SecurID
15 6 (0.80%) PKI
15 6 (0.80%) Visualisation
15 6 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 152 (20.16%) Linux
2 87 (11.54%) Windows
3 36 (4.77%) UNIX
4 29 (3.85%) Solaris
5 26 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (3.32%) Windows 7
7 19 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (2.39%) CentOS
9 12 (1.59%) Android
10 9 (1.19%) Embedded Linux
11 8 (1.06%) Apple iOS
11 8 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (1.06%) Debian
12 5 (0.66%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.53%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.40%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.40%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.40%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.27%) uClinux
15 2 (0.27%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (11.01%) Project Management
2 78 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (9.42%) Software Engineering
4 57 (7.56%) ITIL
5 45 (5.97%) Network Architecture
6 39 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
6 39 (5.17%) PRINCE2
7 36 (4.77%) Service Delivery
8 35 (4.64%) CRM
9 32 (4.24%) Programme Management
10 28 (3.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 27 (3.58%) UML
11 27 (3.58%) OO
12 26 (3.45%) Workflow
12 26 (3.45%) Change Management
12 26 (3.45%) Line Management
13 21 (2.79%) Configuration Management
13 21 (2.79%) Digital Marketing
14 20 (2.65%) OOP
14 20 (2.65%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 111 (14.72%) Java
2 94 (12.47%) SQL
3 55 (7.29%) C
4 54 (7.16%) C++
5 52 (6.90%) C#
6 46 (6.10%) JavaScript
7 43 (5.70%) Erlang
8 42 (5.57%) Python
9 34 (4.51%) PHP
10 29 (3.85%) Perl
11 17 (2.25%) Bash Shell
12 16 (2.12%) PowerShell
13 15 (1.99%) VB
14 12 (1.59%) MATLAB
15 11 (1.46%) Embedded C
15 11 (1.46%) Scala
16 10 (1.33%) Ruby
17 9 (1.19%) VBScript
18 7 (0.93%) T-SQL
19 6 (0.80%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 166 (22.02%) Degree
2 84 (11.14%) Security Cleared
3 44 (5.84%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (5.70%) SC Cleared
5 33 (4.38%) CCNA
6 18 (2.39%) CCNP
7 13 (1.72%) HNC
8 11 (1.46%) PMI Certification
8 11 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (1.06%) CCIE
10 6 (0.80%) CIPD
10 6 (0.80%) CIMA
11 5 (0.66%) PMP
11 5 (0.66%) PhD
11 5 (0.66%) MCSE
11 5 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (0.53%) ISEB
12 4 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.40%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.65%) SLA
2 9 (1.19%) PCI DSS
2 9 (1.19%) QA
3 6 (0.80%) JTAG
4 5 (0.66%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.40%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.13%) TickIT
7 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.13%) GPG13
System Software
1 33 (4.38%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.25%) KVM
3 15 (1.99%) XenApp
3 15 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.59%) QEMU
5 11 (1.46%) XenDesktop
5 11 (1.46%) OpenSIPS
6 10 (1.33%) Hyper-V
7 8 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (0.80%) Terminal Services
9 4 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.40%) vCloud
11 2 (0.27%) vSphere
12 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.13%) NFS
12 1 (0.13%) Squid
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.80%) Puppet
3 5 (0.66%) SCCM
3 5 (0.66%) FortiGate
4 4 (0.53%) SCOM
5 3 (0.40%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.27%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.27%) OpenView
6 2 (0.27%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.13%) Nessus
7 1 (0.13%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.13%) BMC Performance Manager
7 1 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.13%) Opsview
Vendors
1 80 (10.61%) Microsoft
2 65 (8.62%) Oracle
3 58 (7.69%) Cisco
4 38 (5.04%) Fujitsu
5 35 (4.64%) SAP
6 22 (2.92%) VMware
7 18 (2.39%) Red Hat
8 17 (2.25%) Citrix
9 15 (1.99%) AppSense
9 15 (1.99%) IBM
10 12 (1.59%) Avaya
11 11 (1.46%) Juniper
11 11 (1.46%) HP
12 10 (1.33%) CheckPoint
12 10 (1.33%) Hyperion
13 9 (1.19%) MKS
13 9 (1.19%) Sybase
14 8 (1.06%) Perforce
15 7 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
16 6 (0.80%) IPFX
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