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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 55 52 47
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 4434 4637 4880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.53% 4.72% 5.04%
As % of the General category 10.37% 10.70% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3176 3308 3416
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
42770 43333 42676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.73% 44.08% 44.07%
Number of salaries quoted 34253 33936 34713
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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
London +1 1721 £55,000 - 315
South East -2 1574 £47,500 -5.00% 221
East of England -8 264 £47,500 -9.52% 45
North West +15 236 £43,000 +14.66% 53
South West -35 230 £45,000 +13.92% 85
West Midlands -20 160 £45,000 +15.34% 19
Yorkshire +9 143 £45,000 +25.00% 19
East Midlands +26 69 £40,000 +14.28% 17
North East -30 11 £32,250 -33.84% 4
Midlands -6 7 £22,000 -53.68%
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 3085 (32.60%) Finance
2 1746 (18.45%) Degree
3 1532 (16.19%) Agile Software Development
4 1485 (15.69%) Banking
5 1313 (13.87%) Windows
6 1249 (13.20%) Project Management
7 1210 (12.79%) SQL
8 1173 (12.39%) Microsoft
9 1089 (11.51%) Java
10 1066 (11.26%) Cisco
11 973 (10.28%) Retail
12 955 (10.09%) Linux
13 920 (9.72%) Marketing
14 885 (9.35%) ITIL
15 798 (8.43%) SQL Server
16 743 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
17 716 (7.57%) Cisco Certification
18 712 (7.52%) MS Excel
19 710 (7.50%) Oracle
20 701 (7.41%) C#
21 675 (7.13%) JavaScript
22 670 (7.08%) Scrum
23 655 (6.92%) Firewall
24 654 (6.91%) HTML
25 644 (6.80%) SLA
26 639 (6.75%) .NET
27 628 (6.64%) PRINCE2
28 614 (6.49%) LAN
29 608 (6.42%) WAN
30 593 (6.27%) Wireless

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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
1 285 (3.01%) MS Exchange
2 200 (2.11%) Tomcat
3 199 (2.10%) Apache
4 184 (1.94%) SharePoint
5 148 (1.56%) Lync
6 131 (1.38%) IIS
7 126 (1.33%) CMS
8 112 (1.18%) WebSphere
9 101 (1.07%) WebLogic
10 91 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
11 85 (0.90%) JBoss
12 70 (0.74%) SAS
13 53 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
14 52 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 47 (0.50%) Node.js
16 46 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
16 46 (0.49%) Drupal
17 45 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
18 40 (0.42%) WordPress
19 34 (0.36%) OpenStack
Applications
1 712 (7.52%) MS Excel
2 504 (5.33%) MS Office
3 149 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 138 (1.46%) MS Project
5 113 (1.19%) MS Visio
6 37 (0.39%) Photoshop
7 31 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
8 30 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
9 25 (0.26%) AutoCAD
10 17 (0.18%) SPSS
11 13 (0.14%) Fireworks
11 13 (0.14%) InDesign
12 10 (0.11%) Acrobat
12 10 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 6 (0.063%) Adobe Captivate
13 6 (0.063%) OmniGraffle
14 3 (0.032%) PowerPivot
14 3 (0.032%) Simulink
14 3 (0.032%) XMetaL
15 2 (0.021%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 254 (2.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 43 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 39 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
4 27 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
5 20 (0.21%) Google Analytics
6 18 (0.19%) Hyperion Planning
7 14 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
7 14 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
8 8 (0.085%) HFM
8 8 (0.085%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (0.074%) CSG Singleview
9 7 (0.074%) Agresso
10 6 (0.063%) WebTrends
11 5 (0.053%) Oracle CRM
11 5 (0.053%) SAP ERP
12 4 (0.042%) JDE OneWorld
13 3 (0.032%) Maximo
13 3 (0.032%) Dynamics NAV
13 3 (0.032%) Oracle iRecruitment
13 3 (0.032%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 222 (2.35%) SaaS
2 80 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 79 (0.83%) Office 365
4 75 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
5 74 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
6 67 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
7 44 (0.46%) IaaS
8 32 (0.34%) PaaS
9 22 (0.23%) Amazon S3
10 19 (0.20%) Force.com
11 11 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
12 10 (0.11%) Terremark
12 10 (0.11%) Route 53
13 7 (0.074%) Google Apps
14 4 (0.042%) IBM SmartCloud
15 3 (0.032%) Google Cloud Platform
16 2 (0.021%) Yammer
17 1 (0.011%) LucidChart
17 1 (0.011%) GitHub
17 1 (0.011%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 655 (6.92%) Firewall
2 614 (6.49%) LAN
3 608 (6.42%) WAN
4 593 (6.27%) Wireless
5 589 (6.22%) VoIP
5 589 (6.22%) MPLS
6 569 (6.01%) Internet
7 539 (5.70%) VPN
8 499 (5.27%) Broadband
9 460 (4.86%) TCP/IP
10 415 (4.39%) DNS
11 337 (3.56%) Ethernet
12 315 (3.33%) BGP
13 292 (3.09%) 3G
14 237 (2.50%) Network Security
15 235 (2.48%) LTE
16 233 (2.46%) DHCP
17 226 (2.39%) 4G
18 221 (2.34%) OSPF
19 214 (2.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 798 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 375 (3.96%) MySQL
3 182 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 175 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 169 (1.79%) Big Data
6 164 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
7 135 (1.43%) Relational Database
8 129 (1.36%) MongoDB
9 123 (1.30%) NoSQL
10 113 (1.19%) Oracle Database
11 104 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
12 89 (0.94%) RDBMS
13 88 (0.93%) Hadoop
14 79 (0.83%) Data Mining
15 72 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 68 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
17 55 (0.58%) DB2
18 45 (0.48%) QlikView
19 42 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
19 42 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 211 (2.23%) Subversion
2 202 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 149 (1.57%) Selenium
4 124 (1.31%) JIRA
5 96 (1.01%) Jenkins
6 86 (0.91%) Maven
7 85 (0.90%) NUnit
8 83 (0.88%) Visual Studio
8 83 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 66 (0.70%) JUnit
9 66 (0.70%) Eclipse
10 61 (0.64%) WebDriver
11 59 (0.62%) TeamCity
12 51 (0.54%) Rhino Mocks
13 50 (0.53%) ReSharper
14 49 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
15 48 (0.51%) Moq
16 47 (0.50%) Ant
17 45 (0.48%) Cucumber
18 35 (0.37%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3085 (32.60%) Finance
2 1485 (15.69%) Banking
3 973 (10.28%) Retail
4 920 (9.72%) Marketing
5 440 (4.65%) Manufacturing
6 388 (4.10%) Billing
7 372 (3.93%) Electronics
8 279 (2.95%) Advertising
9 277 (2.93%) Legal
10 185 (1.95%) Games
11 140 (1.48%) Aerospace
12 135 (1.43%) Law
13 105 (1.11%) Automotive
14 98 (1.04%) Online Betting
15 91 (0.96%) Investment Banking
16 64 (0.68%) Publishing
17 63 (0.67%) Back Office
18 50 (0.53%) Retail Banking
19 41 (0.43%) German Language
19 41 (0.43%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1289 (13.62%) Developer
2 1052 (11.12%) Analyst
3 835 (8.82%) Project Manager
4 700 (7.40%) Consultant
5 613 (6.48%) Architect
6 475 (5.02%) Business Analyst
7 464 (4.90%) Network Engineer
8 357 (3.77%) Support Engineer
9 349 (3.69%) Java Developer
10 296 (3.13%) Senior Developer
11 261 (2.76%) Software Engineer
12 254 (2.68%) .NET Developer
13 253 (2.67%) Solutions Architect
14 232 (2.45%) Senior Manager
15 203 (2.14%) C# Developer
16 179 (1.89%) Service Manager
17 170 (1.80%) Account Manager
17 170 (1.80%) Software Developer
18 155 (1.64%) Senior Analyst
19 151 (1.60%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 654 (6.91%) HTML
2 639 (6.75%) .NET
3 573 (6.05%) XML
4 510 (5.39%) CSS
5 437 (4.62%) Web Services
6 313 (3.31%) ASP.NET
6 313 (3.31%) jQuery
7 303 (3.20%) Spring
8 256 (2.70%) J2EE
9 227 (2.40%) JSON
10 213 (2.25%) HTML5
10 213 (2.25%) SOAP
11 159 (1.68%) Java EE
12 157 (1.66%) JSP
13 156 (1.65%) Ajax
14 143 (1.51%) .NET Framework
15 140 (1.48%) REST
16 135 (1.43%) Hibernate
17 120 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
18 114 (1.20%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 743 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
2 521 (5.51%) Computer Science
3 265 (2.80%) DTV
4 231 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 209 (2.21%) User Experience
6 189 (2.00%) Open Source
7 136 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
8 129 (1.36%) Statistics
9 118 (1.25%) PMI
9 118 (1.25%) FMCG
10 114 (1.20%) Smartphone
11 113 (1.19%) Blackberry
12 109 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
13 104 (1.10%) Social Media
14 103 (1.09%) Mobile App
15 102 (1.08%) Clustering
16 99 (1.05%) IPTV
17 90 (0.95%) Client/Server
18 83 (0.88%) Mathematics
19 75 (0.79%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1313 (13.87%) Windows
2 955 (10.09%) Linux
3 536 (5.66%) UNIX
4 298 (3.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 229 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 192 (2.03%) Windows 7
7 166 (1.75%) Android
8 161 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 156 (1.65%) Apple iOS
10 148 (1.56%) Windows XP
11 125 (1.32%) Solaris
12 120 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 72 (0.76%) Windows 8
14 56 (0.59%) Windows Vista
15 52 (0.55%) Mac OS X
16 47 (0.50%) CentOS
17 39 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
18 31 (0.33%) AIX
19 27 (0.29%) Windows 2000
20 26 (0.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1532 (16.19%) Agile Software Development
2 1249 (13.20%) Project Management
3 885 (9.35%) ITIL
4 670 (7.08%) Scrum
5 628 (6.64%) PRINCE2
6 585 (6.18%) Service Delivery
7 583 (6.16%) Business Intelligence
8 564 (5.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 544 (5.75%) CRM
10 488 (5.16%) Software Engineering
11 473 (5.00%) Programme Management
12 456 (4.82%) Service Management
13 444 (4.69%) TDD
14 441 (4.66%) E-Commerce
15 404 (4.27%) OO
16 396 (4.18%) Business Development
17 381 (4.03%) MVC
18 363 (3.84%) Mentoring
19 353 (3.73%) Continuous Improvement
20 351 (3.71%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1210 (12.79%) SQL
2 1089 (11.51%) Java
3 701 (7.41%) C#
4 675 (7.13%) JavaScript
5 393 (4.15%) C++
6 298 (3.15%) C
7 251 (2.65%) Python
8 221 (2.34%) PHP
9 191 (2.02%) T-SQL
10 132 (1.39%) Perl
11 125 (1.32%) PowerShell
12 118 (1.25%) PL/SQL
13 108 (1.14%) Bash Shell
14 76 (0.80%) Shell Script
15 74 (0.78%) Ruby
16 60 (0.63%) VB
17 51 (0.54%) Scala
18 44 (0.46%) VB.NET
19 41 (0.43%) Objective-C
19 41 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1746 (18.45%) Degree
2 716 (7.57%) Cisco Certification
3 531 (5.61%) Security Cleared
4 453 (4.79%) CCNP
5 421 (4.45%) CCNA
6 409 (4.32%) SC Cleared
7 293 (3.10%) PMI Certification
8 287 (3.03%) ISEB
9 221 (2.34%) PMP
10 200 (2.11%) VCP4
11 198 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
12 150 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 127 (1.34%) CCIE
14 119 (1.26%) MCSE
15 116 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
16 111 (1.17%) DV Cleared
17 89 (0.94%) CCDP
18 88 (0.93%) CISSP
19 86 (0.91%) ISTQB
20 73 (0.77%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 644 (6.80%) SLA
2 374 (3.95%) QA
3 186 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 110 (1.16%) ISO 9001
5 94 (0.99%) PCI DSS
6 68 (0.72%) ISO 9000
7 51 (0.54%) ISO 14001
8 40 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 18 (0.19%) Data Quality
10 14 (0.15%) GPG13
10 14 (0.15%) HL7
11 12 (0.13%) COBIT
12 7 (0.074%) DO-254
13 4 (0.042%) IEC 61508
13 4 (0.042%) DO-178B
13 4 (0.042%) JSP 440
13 4 (0.042%) GAAP
14 3 (0.032%) JTAG
14 3 (0.032%) FINREP
14 3 (0.032%) PMBOK
System Software
1 501 (5.29%) Active Directory
2 348 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 111 (1.17%) Hyper-V
4 70 (0.74%) vSphere
5 53 (0.56%) XenApp
6 38 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
7 35 (0.37%) Firmware
8 33 (0.35%) NFS
8 33 (0.35%) KVM
9 32 (0.34%) VMware ESX
10 28 (0.30%) ISA Server
11 26 (0.27%) NDS
12 25 (0.26%) Terminal Services
13 23 (0.24%) XenDesktop
14 16 (0.17%) VirtualBox
15 14 (0.15%) Squid
15 14 (0.15%) Xen
16 13 (0.14%) MetaFrame
17 12 (0.13%) Kamailio
17 12 (0.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 88 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
2 85 (0.90%) SCCM
3 76 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
4 50 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 50 (0.53%) Nagios
5 44 (0.46%) SCOM
6 37 (0.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 37 (0.39%) NetBackup
6 37 (0.39%) Puppet
7 30 (0.32%) OpenView
8 28 (0.30%) WSUS
9 25 (0.26%) Netcool
9 25 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
10 21 (0.22%) FortiGate
10 21 (0.22%) Cisco UCCX
11 19 (0.20%) logstash
11 19 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 17 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
13 16 (0.17%) Cacti
14 14 (0.15%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1173 (12.39%) Microsoft
2 1066 (11.26%) Cisco
3 710 (7.50%) Oracle
4 495 (5.23%) VMware
5 381 (4.03%) SAP
6 327 (3.46%) Juniper
7 254 (2.68%) HP
8 251 (2.65%) Avaya
9 237 (2.50%) Huawei
10 196 (2.07%) Citrix
11 184 (1.94%) Red Hat
12 169 (1.79%) Fujitsu
13 168 (1.78%) Ericsson
14 160 (1.69%) IBM
15 149 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
16 130 (1.37%) CheckPoint
17 127 (1.34%) Nokia
18 118 (1.25%) Mitel
19 112 (1.18%) F5
20 108 (1.14%) Alcatel-Lucent
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Batley, West Yorkshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £70k - 80k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum , Stock Options and Health Scheme
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £70k plus outstanding package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Health & Pension & Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Oxford Hays
Posted: 14 hours ago
Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £26,000 per annum + extensive training & benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago