The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 50 50 52
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 5121 4572 5220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.80% 4.57% 4.71%
As % of the General category 10.96% 10.09% 10.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3541 3179 3904
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Telecoms
UK

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

General Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
46716 45320 50247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.78% 45.34% 45.32%
Number of salaries quoted 36480 36389 42180
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in England

Telecoms
Salary Trend in England

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in England

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in England

Telecoms
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the England region over the 3 months to 22 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
South East -1 1911 £49,500 +4.21% 218
London +19 1878 £55,000 +4.76% 245
East of England +12 351 £45,000 +26.76% 58
South West -21 269 £40,000 +14.28% 50
West Midlands +24 239 £42,500 +6.25% 25
North West -41 177 £42,500 +21.42% 38
Yorkshire -27 147 £42,500 +13.33% 12
East Midlands +12 93 £40,000 -5.88% 17
North East -22 21 £45,000 +9.09% 2
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 3746 (35.11%) Finance
2 1746 (16.37%) Degree
3 1634 (15.32%) Agile Software Development
4 1499 (14.05%) Project Management
5 1383 (12.96%) Windows
6 1366 (12.80%) Retail
7 1324 (12.41%) SQL
8 1311 (12.29%) Linux
9 1247 (11.69%) Cisco
10 1239 (11.61%) Microsoft
11 1207 (11.31%) Banking
12 1154 (10.82%) Java
13 1031 (9.66%) Marketing
14 1009 (9.46%) ITIL
15 987 (9.25%) Internet
16 935 (8.76%) Oracle
17 918 (8.61%) Security Cleared
18 803 (7.53%) SQL Server
19 792 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
20 758 (7.11%) Scrum
21 743 (6.96%) MS Excel
22 740 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
23 737 (6.91%) .NET
24 730 (6.84%) C#
25 728 (6.82%) Firewall
26 725 (6.80%) VoIP
27 706 (6.62%) Business Intelligence
28 704 (6.60%) UNIX
29 682 (6.39%) Broadband
30 662 (6.21%) HTML

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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
1 262 (2.46%) MS Exchange
2 253 (2.37%) SharePoint
3 231 (2.17%) Apache
4 224 (2.10%) Tomcat
5 167 (1.57%) IIS
6 115 (1.08%) WebSphere
7 111 (1.04%) WebLogic
8 106 (0.99%) CMS
9 101 (0.95%) Lync
10 95 (0.89%) SAS
11 87 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
12 59 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
13 57 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
14 52 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 49 (0.46%) MQSeries
16 48 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
17 37 (0.35%) Apache Solr
18 32 (0.30%) Oracle Service Bus
19 31 (0.29%) Node.js
19 31 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 743 (6.96%) MS Excel
2 597 (5.60%) MS Office
3 136 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 126 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 124 (1.16%) MS Project
6 44 (0.41%) SPSS
7 43 (0.40%) Photoshop
8 37 (0.35%) XMetaL
9 33 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
10 30 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
11 24 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
12 14 (0.13%) FrameMaker
12 14 (0.13%) Simulink
13 12 (0.11%) AutoCAD
14 11 (0.10%) InDesign
15 6 (0.056%) Fireworks
16 5 (0.047%) FastStats
17 4 (0.037%) InfoPath
17 4 (0.037%) Mingle
18 2 (0.019%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 291 (2.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 81 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
3 46 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
4 44 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
5 39 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
6 30 (0.28%) JDE OneWorld
7 23 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
7 23 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
8 21 (0.20%) Hyperion Planning
9 20 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
10 16 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
11 15 (0.14%) SAP MDM
12 14 (0.13%) CSG Singleview
13 13 (0.12%) Oracle iProcurement
14 12 (0.11%) Oracle iRecruitment
14 12 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
15 11 (0.10%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 11 (0.10%) SAP InfiniteInsight
15 11 (0.10%) Movex
15 11 (0.10%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 232 (2.17%) SaaS
2 106 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
3 59 (0.55%) Office 365
4 49 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 47 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
6 37 (0.35%) IaaS
6 37 (0.35%) PaaS
7 23 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
7 23 (0.22%) Force.com
8 10 (0.094%) AWS Data Pipeline
9 9 (0.084%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.047%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 5 (0.047%) ElastiCache
11 4 (0.037%) GitHub
12 2 (0.019%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.019%) Basecamp
12 2 (0.019%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.009%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 987 (9.25%) Internet
2 728 (6.82%) Firewall
3 725 (6.80%) VoIP
4 682 (6.39%) Broadband
5 624 (5.85%) LAN
6 580 (5.44%) MPLS
7 552 (5.17%) WAN
8 477 (4.47%) TCP/IP
9 466 (4.37%) Wireless
10 446 (4.18%) 3G
11 426 (3.99%) 4G
12 376 (3.52%) LTE
13 348 (3.26%) BGP
14 347 (3.25%) VPN
15 344 (3.22%) DNS
16 275 (2.58%) Network Security
17 267 (2.50%) OSPF
18 237 (2.22%) SS7
19 221 (2.07%) Ethernet
20 205 (1.92%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 803 (7.53%) SQL Server
2 401 (3.76%) MySQL
3 203 (1.90%) Big Data
4 190 (1.78%) Oracle Database
4 190 (1.78%) Relational Database
5 183 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
6 174 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 173 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 127 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
9 99 (0.93%) RDBMS
10 93 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 74 (0.69%) Data Mining
12 65 (0.61%) MongoDB
12 65 (0.61%) NoSQL
13 64 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
13 64 (0.60%) Hadoop
14 57 (0.53%) Oracle BI EE
15 49 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
16 47 (0.44%) DB2
17 46 (0.43%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 206 (1.93%) Git (software)
2 165 (1.55%) Subversion
3 153 (1.43%) Selenium
4 125 (1.17%) JIRA
5 99 (0.93%) Visual Studio
6 88 (0.82%) Jenkins
7 86 (0.81%) JUnit
7 86 (0.81%) Maven
8 64 (0.60%) ReSharper
9 62 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
10 58 (0.54%) NUnit
11 51 (0.48%) TeamCity
12 45 (0.42%) Cucumber
12 45 (0.42%) LoadRunner
12 45 (0.42%) WebDriver
13 40 (0.37%) Eclipse
14 39 (0.37%) TestDirector
15 35 (0.33%) Rhino Mocks
15 35 (0.33%) JBehave
16 34 (0.32%) Ant
General
1 3746 (35.11%) Finance
2 1366 (12.80%) Retail
3 1207 (11.31%) Banking
4 1031 (9.66%) Marketing
5 507 (4.75%) Billing
6 496 (4.65%) Manufacturing
7 441 (4.13%) Electronics
8 272 (2.55%) Legal
9 246 (2.31%) Advertising
10 177 (1.66%) Games
11 129 (1.21%) Aerospace
12 113 (1.06%) Law
13 106 (0.99%) Military
14 105 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
15 101 (0.95%) Investment Banking
16 83 (0.78%) Back Office
17 80 (0.75%) Multimedia
18 79 (0.74%) German Language
19 71 (0.67%) Automotive
20 57 (0.53%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1390 (13.03%) Developer
2 1094 (10.25%) Analyst
3 1062 (9.96%) Consultant
4 784 (7.35%) Project Manager
5 708 (6.64%) Architect
6 589 (5.52%) Network Engineer
7 431 (4.04%) Business Analyst
8 391 (3.67%) Support Engineer
9 343 (3.22%) Senior Developer
10 328 (3.07%) Java Developer
11 300 (2.81%) Solutions Architect
12 276 (2.59%) Software Engineer
13 234 (2.19%) .NET Developer
14 229 (2.15%) C# Developer
15 214 (2.01%) Senior Manager
16 206 (1.93%) Service Manager
17 204 (1.91%) Junior
18 192 (1.80%) Team Leader
19 181 (1.70%) Administrator
20 168 (1.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 737 (6.91%) .NET
2 662 (6.21%) HTML
3 497 (4.66%) CSS
4 493 (4.62%) XML
5 423 (3.97%) Web Services
6 341 (3.20%) jQuery
7 327 (3.07%) ASP.NET
8 267 (2.50%) J2EE
9 262 (2.46%) Spring
10 229 (2.15%) HTML5
11 174 (1.63%) SOAP
12 171 (1.60%) REST
13 160 (1.50%) Hibernate
14 153 (1.43%) JSP
15 146 (1.37%) .NET Framework
16 139 (1.30%) JSON
17 134 (1.26%) Middleware
18 127 (1.19%) LINQ
19 124 (1.16%) WPF
20 117 (1.10%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 792 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
2 507 (4.75%) Computer Science
3 426 (3.99%) Smartphone
4 332 (3.11%) Management Information System
5 315 (2.95%) DTV
6 279 (2.62%) User Experience
7 262 (2.46%) Mobile App
8 220 (2.06%) Open Source
9 197 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
10 182 (1.71%) Social Media
11 181 (1.70%) Digital Media
12 124 (1.16%) Client/Server
13 114 (1.07%) IVR
14 111 (1.04%) Blackberry
14 111 (1.04%) Mathematics
15 107 (1.00%) Statistics
16 97 (0.91%) Clustering
17 93 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
18 82 (0.77%) Visualisation
19 81 (0.76%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1383 (12.96%) Windows
2 1311 (12.29%) Linux
3 704 (6.60%) UNIX
4 326 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 264 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 235 (2.20%) Windows 7
7 193 (1.81%) Solaris
8 179 (1.68%) Android
9 160 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 147 (1.38%) Windows XP
11 136 (1.27%) Apple iOS
12 81 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 72 (0.67%) Windows 8
14 66 (0.62%) CentOS
15 45 (0.42%) AIX
16 39 (0.37%) Ubuntu
17 38 (0.36%) Windows 2000
18 37 (0.35%) Debian
19 29 (0.27%) Windows Vista
20 22 (0.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1634 (15.32%) Agile Software Development
2 1499 (14.05%) Project Management
3 1009 (9.46%) ITIL
4 758 (7.11%) Scrum
5 706 (6.62%) Business Intelligence
6 634 (5.94%) CRM
7 605 (5.67%) PRINCE2
8 563 (5.28%) Service Delivery
9 541 (5.07%) Service Management
10 540 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
11 532 (4.99%) E-Commerce
12 529 (4.96%) Programme Management
13 499 (4.68%) Software Engineering
14 439 (4.12%) Business Development
15 409 (3.83%) Change Management
16 393 (3.68%) Mentoring
17 382 (3.58%) TDD
18 374 (3.51%) Business Analysis
19 346 (3.24%) Digital Marketing
20 338 (3.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1324 (12.41%) SQL
2 1154 (10.82%) Java
3 730 (6.84%) C#
4 606 (5.68%) JavaScript
5 500 (4.69%) C
6 462 (4.33%) C++
7 305 (2.86%) Python
8 258 (2.42%) PHP
9 230 (2.16%) Perl
10 156 (1.46%) T-SQL
11 138 (1.29%) Ruby
12 116 (1.09%) Erlang
13 113 (1.06%) Shell Script
14 109 (1.02%) Bash Shell
15 96 (0.90%) PowerShell
16 87 (0.82%) VB
17 79 (0.74%) PL/SQL
18 61 (0.57%) Scala
19 44 (0.41%) PowerHouse
20 37 (0.35%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1746 (16.37%) Degree
2 918 (8.61%) Security Cleared
3 740 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
4 614 (5.76%) SC Cleared
5 424 (3.97%) CCNA
6 400 (3.75%) CCNP
7 330 (3.09%) ISEB
8 231 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 204 (1.91%) PMI Certification
10 169 (1.58%) DV Cleared
11 140 (1.31%) PMP
12 130 (1.22%) CCIE
13 118 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 118 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 113 (1.06%) CCDP
15 112 (1.05%) HND
16 109 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
17 97 (0.91%) MCSE
17 97 (0.91%) ISTQB
18 87 (0.82%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 532 (4.99%) SLA
2 428 (4.01%) QA
3 152 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 66 (0.62%) PCI DSS
5 37 (0.35%) ISO 9001
6 36 (0.34%) COBIT
7 35 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 33 (0.31%) Data Quality
9 28 (0.26%) ISO 14001
10 16 (0.15%) GPG13
11 13 (0.12%) ISO 9000
12 8 (0.075%) HL7
13 7 (0.066%) JTAG
14 5 (0.047%) COSO
15 4 (0.037%) ISO 8583
15 4 (0.037%) TickIT
16 2 (0.019%) GAMP
16 2 (0.019%) WCAG
16 2 (0.019%) Dublin Core
16 2 (0.019%) P3O
System Software
1 438 (4.11%) Active Directory
2 309 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 109 (1.02%) Hyper-V
4 66 (0.62%) XenApp
5 62 (0.58%) VMware ESX
6 45 (0.42%) vSphere
6 45 (0.42%) XenDesktop
7 35 (0.33%) ISA Server
8 34 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
9 32 (0.30%) Oracle RMAN
10 30 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
11 26 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
11 26 (0.24%) NFS
11 26 (0.24%) NDS
11 26 (0.24%) KVM
12 24 (0.22%) Terminal Services
13 20 (0.19%) ProxySG
14 17 (0.16%) Squid
15 16 (0.15%) Snort
16 13 (0.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 92 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
2 88 (0.82%) SCCM
3 73 (0.68%) Nagios
4 64 (0.60%) Puppet
5 55 (0.52%) NetBackup
6 51 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
7 48 (0.45%) Netcool
8 44 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
9 43 (0.40%) OpenView
10 40 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 36 (0.34%) Opsview
12 35 (0.33%) SCOM
12 35 (0.33%) Tivoli
13 32 (0.30%) FortiGate
14 24 (0.22%) WSUS
14 24 (0.22%) Cacti
15 19 (0.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 17 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
17 16 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
17 16 (0.15%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1247 (11.69%) Cisco
2 1239 (11.61%) Microsoft
3 935 (8.76%) Oracle
4 492 (4.61%) Fujitsu
5 488 (4.57%) SAP
6 437 (4.10%) VMware
7 371 (3.48%) Juniper
8 285 (2.67%) HP
9 236 (2.21%) Avaya
10 225 (2.11%) Citrix
11 217 (2.03%) IBM
12 210 (1.97%) CheckPoint
13 199 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
14 195 (1.83%) Huawei
15 161 (1.51%) Red Hat
16 146 (1.37%) TIBCO
17 141 (1.32%) Ericsson
18 117 (1.10%) F5
19 107 (1.00%) Mitel
20 104 (0.97%) JBoss
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Posted: 2 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Posted: 2 hours ago
South East
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car + Bonus + Benefits
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Redditch, Worcestershire
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Salary: £28000 to £30000 per annum - Excellent benefits
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Bracknell, Berkshire
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Posted: 3 hours ago
Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + (Potentially higher)
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Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + uncapped earning potential
Posted: 3 hours ago
East London
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Salary: £43000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
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Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + package
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Somerset
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Salary: £50000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent benefits
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