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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 59 53 59
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 4549 5299 4309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.41% 4.80% 4.24%
As % of the General category 9.91% 10.83% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3603 3574 2944
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £65,000
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
45908 48907 44294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.48% 44.32% 43.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36877 38565 35680
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +2 1943 £55,000 +2.80% 266
South East -9 1347 £50,000 - 184
South West -6 362 £42,500 +13.33% 83
East of England -14 301 £41,000 -8.88% 30
North West +14 201 £40,000 - 41
West Midlands -4 152 £45,000 +20.00% 31
Yorkshire -22 134 £35,000 - 17
East Midlands -6 75 £47,500 +26.66% 12
Midlands -4 9 £50,000 -13.04%
North East -24 5 £47,500 +58.33% 3
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 3265 (34.57%) Finance
2 1705 (18.05%) Agile Software Development
3 1579 (16.72%) Degree
4 1550 (16.41%) Banking
5 1320 (13.98%) SQL
5 1320 (13.98%) Windows
6 1223 (12.95%) Java
7 1138 (12.05%) Project Management
8 1129 (11.95%) Cisco
9 1122 (11.88%) Microsoft
10 1093 (11.57%) Marketing
11 1024 (10.84%) Linux
12 907 (9.60%) Retail
13 874 (9.25%) ITIL
14 847 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
15 804 (8.51%) MS Excel
16 775 (8.21%) SQL Server
17 757 (8.02%) Cisco Certification
18 747 (7.91%) HTML
19 742 (7.86%) Scrum
20 740 (7.84%) JavaScript
21 726 (7.69%) C#
22 699 (7.40%) Oracle
23 691 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
24 676 (7.16%) .NET
25 675 (7.15%) Firewall
26 667 (7.06%) VoIP
27 648 (6.86%) WAN
28 630 (6.67%) LAN
29 624 (6.61%) Data Centre

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 255 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 170 (1.80%) Tomcat
3 156 (1.65%) Apache
4 144 (1.52%) WebSphere
5 134 (1.42%) SharePoint
6 128 (1.36%) JBoss
7 124 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
8 112 (1.19%) CMS
9 106 (1.12%) Lync
10 81 (0.86%) Node.js
11 74 (0.78%) IIS
12 71 (0.75%) SAS
13 69 (0.73%) WebLogic
14 67 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
15 63 (0.67%) Apache Pig
16 57 (0.60%) OpenStack
17 48 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
18 39 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
19 35 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
20 33 (0.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 804 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 482 (5.10%) MS Office
3 145 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 140 (1.48%) MS Project
5 135 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 30 (0.32%) Photoshop
7 24 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
8 17 (0.18%) AutoCAD
9 14 (0.15%) SPSS
10 12 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
11 10 (0.11%) Acrobat
12 9 (0.095%) FrameMaker
13 8 (0.085%) OmniGraffle
14 6 (0.064%) InDesign
14 6 (0.064%) Adobe Captivate
15 5 (0.053%) XMetaL
15 5 (0.053%) MicroStation
15 5 (0.053%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 4 (0.042%) Adobe After Effects
17 2 (0.021%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 443 (4.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 41 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.12%) SAP CRM
4 10 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
4 10 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
5 9 (0.095%) Primavera
6 8 (0.085%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (0.085%) WebTrends
6 8 (0.085%) SAP FI
6 8 (0.085%) SAP ERP
6 8 (0.085%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 8 (0.085%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.085%) SAP IS-U
6 8 (0.085%) Oracle BPM
7 6 (0.064%) Sage 50
7 6 (0.064%) CSG Singleview
7 6 (0.064%) SAP CO
7 6 (0.064%) SAP FI/CO
8 5 (0.053%) Agresso
8 5 (0.053%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 232 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
2 222 (2.35%) SaaS
3 106 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
4 105 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 76 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
6 75 (0.79%) Office 365
7 70 (0.74%) IaaS
8 50 (0.53%) PaaS
9 35 (0.37%) Amazon S3
10 25 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
11 23 (0.24%) Google Analytics
12 20 (0.21%) Force.com
13 13 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
14 12 (0.13%) Route 53
15 11 (0.12%) Google App Engine
16 10 (0.11%) Terremark
17 8 (0.085%) GitHub
18 5 (0.053%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 5 (0.053%) Adobe Analytics
19 4 (0.042%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 675 (7.15%) Firewall
2 667 (7.06%) VoIP
3 648 (6.86%) WAN
4 630 (6.67%) LAN
5 570 (6.04%) VPN
6 533 (5.64%) TCP/IP
7 524 (5.55%) MPLS
8 523 (5.54%) Internet
9 474 (5.02%) Wireless
10 415 (4.39%) DNS
11 406 (4.30%) Broadband
12 287 (3.04%) BGP
13 280 (2.96%) Ethernet
14 263 (2.78%) Network Security
15 248 (2.63%) OSPF
16 215 (2.28%) SAN
17 202 (2.14%) Unified Communications
18 199 (2.11%) DHCP
19 173 (1.83%) LTE
20 172 (1.82%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 775 (8.21%) SQL Server
2 399 (4.22%) MySQL
3 272 (2.88%) Big Data
4 202 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
5 193 (2.04%) NoSQL
6 182 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 172 (1.82%) MongoDB
8 170 (1.80%) Relational Database
9 162 (1.72%) Hadoop
10 154 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 121 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
12 113 (1.20%) RDBMS
13 99 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
14 95 (1.01%) Oracle Database
15 83 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 77 (0.82%) Data Mining
17 69 (0.73%) Apache Hive
18 68 (0.72%) DB2
19 52 (0.55%) QlikView
20 49 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 263 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 157 (1.66%) Selenium
3 154 (1.63%) Subversion
4 150 (1.59%) Jenkins
5 123 (1.30%) NUnit
6 119 (1.26%) JIRA
7 68 (0.72%) Maven
7 68 (0.72%) Visual Studio
8 67 (0.71%) Rhino Mocks
9 64 (0.68%) WebDriver
10 58 (0.61%) Moq
11 57 (0.60%) JUnit
11 57 (0.60%) Eclipse
12 50 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
13 46 (0.49%) Ant
14 45 (0.48%) MSTest
15 43 (0.46%) HP UFT
16 38 (0.40%) Cucumber
17 37 (0.39%) ReSharper
18 34 (0.36%) TeamCity
General
1 3265 (34.57%) Finance
2 1550 (16.41%) Banking
3 1093 (11.57%) Marketing
4 907 (9.60%) Retail
5 615 (6.51%) Manufacturing
6 559 (5.92%) Electronics
7 378 (4.00%) Billing
8 298 (3.16%) Legal
9 250 (2.65%) Advertising
10 217 (2.30%) Games
11 153 (1.62%) Online Betting
12 124 (1.31%) Law
13 120 (1.27%) Aerospace
14 97 (1.03%) Automotive
15 75 (0.79%) Back Office
16 69 (0.73%) Retail Banking
17 54 (0.57%) Publishing
17 54 (0.57%) Investment Banking
18 51 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
19 43 (0.46%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1494 (15.82%) Developer
2 1157 (12.25%) Analyst
3 700 (7.41%) Project Manager
4 599 (6.34%) Architect
5 584 (6.18%) Consultant
6 493 (5.22%) Business Analyst
7 457 (4.84%) Network Engineer
8 383 (4.06%) Java Developer
9 380 (4.02%) Senior Developer
10 298 (3.16%) Senior Manager
11 293 (3.10%) Software Engineer
12 261 (2.76%) Support Engineer
13 245 (2.59%) Solutions Architect
14 232 (2.46%) .NET Developer
15 209 (2.21%) Software Developer
16 190 (2.01%) Administrator
17 187 (1.98%) Service Manager
18 183 (1.94%) C# Developer
19 178 (1.88%) Senior Analyst
20 156 (1.65%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 747 (7.91%) HTML
2 676 (7.16%) .NET
3 545 (5.77%) CSS
4 522 (5.53%) XML
5 467 (4.94%) Web Services
6 324 (3.43%) ASP.NET
7 310 (3.28%) jQuery
8 298 (3.16%) Spring
9 239 (2.53%) HTML5
10 224 (2.37%) SOAP
11 199 (2.11%) J2EE
12 189 (2.00%) REST
13 156 (1.65%) JSON
14 148 (1.57%) Hibernate
15 146 (1.55%) AngularJS
16 136 (1.44%) Java EE
17 134 (1.42%) .NET Framework
18 131 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC
19 128 (1.36%) WPF
20 125 (1.32%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 691 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 624 (6.61%) Data Centre
3 508 (5.38%) Computer Science
4 454 (4.81%) DTV
5 296 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 200 (2.12%) Digital Media
7 197 (2.09%) User Experience
8 169 (1.79%) FMCG
9 153 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
10 143 (1.51%) PMI
11 134 (1.42%) Mobile App
12 113 (1.20%) IPTV
13 111 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
14 110 (1.16%) Blackberry
15 106 (1.12%) Statistics
16 101 (1.07%) Online Games
17 96 (1.02%) Client/Server
18 95 (1.01%) IVR
19 92 (0.97%) Social Media
20 85 (0.90%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1320 (13.98%) Windows
2 1024 (10.84%) Linux
3 576 (6.10%) UNIX
4 267 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 203 (2.15%) Android
6 194 (2.05%) Apple iOS
7 178 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 166 (1.76%) Windows 7
9 126 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 114 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 97 (1.03%) Windows XP
12 82 (0.87%) Solaris
13 66 (0.70%) Windows 8
14 65 (0.69%) CentOS
15 53 (0.56%) Mac OS X
16 32 (0.34%) Debian
17 31 (0.33%) Windows Vista
18 26 (0.28%) Ubuntu
19 23 (0.24%) Windows Phone
20 18 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1705 (18.05%) Agile Software Development
2 1138 (12.05%) Project Management
3 874 (9.25%) ITIL
4 847 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
5 742 (7.86%) Scrum
6 618 (6.54%) Programme Management
7 606 (6.42%) Software Engineering
8 578 (6.12%) PRINCE2
9 566 (5.99%) SDLC
10 552 (5.84%) Stakeholder Management
11 528 (5.59%) CRM
12 526 (5.57%) Service Delivery
13 511 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
14 489 (5.18%) E-Commerce
15 455 (4.82%) OO
16 425 (4.50%) TDD
17 412 (4.36%) Analytics
18 392 (4.15%) Service Management
19 363 (3.84%) Business Development
20 360 (3.81%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1320 (13.98%) SQL
2 1223 (12.95%) Java
3 740 (7.84%) JavaScript
4 726 (7.69%) C#
5 425 (4.50%) C++
6 356 (3.77%) Python
7 279 (2.95%) C
8 231 (2.45%) PHP
9 171 (1.81%) Perl
10 155 (1.64%) T-SQL
11 148 (1.57%) Bash Shell
12 130 (1.38%) Ruby
13 123 (1.30%) PL/SQL
14 85 (0.90%) PowerShell
15 82 (0.87%) Shell Script
16 79 (0.84%) R
17 65 (0.69%) Scala
18 56 (0.59%) VB.NET
19 55 (0.58%) VB
20 53 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1579 (16.72%) Degree
2 757 (8.02%) Cisco Certification
3 494 (5.23%) CCNA
4 415 (4.39%) CCNP
5 400 (4.24%) Security Cleared
6 296 (3.13%) SC Cleared
7 263 (2.78%) PMI Certification
8 200 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
9 199 (2.11%) ISEB
10 173 (1.83%) PMP
11 143 (1.51%) CCIE
12 131 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
13 130 (1.38%) CISSP
14 114 (1.21%) MCSE
15 103 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 74 (0.78%) ISTQB
17 63 (0.67%) MCP
17 63 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 60 (0.64%) CCDP
19 54 (0.57%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 521 (5.52%) SLA
2 345 (3.65%) QA
3 161 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 86 (0.91%) ISO 9001
5 80 (0.85%) PCI DSS
6 46 (0.49%) HL7
7 40 (0.42%) ISO 9000
8 35 (0.37%) ISO 14001
9 28 (0.30%) Data Quality
10 25 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 21 (0.22%) PMBOK
12 14 (0.15%) COBIT
13 6 (0.064%) GPG13
14 5 (0.053%) DO-178B
15 4 (0.042%) FISMA
15 4 (0.042%) GMP
16 3 (0.032%) BS7799
16 3 (0.032%) GAAP
16 3 (0.032%) FINREP
17 2 (0.021%) P3O
System Software
1 405 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 374 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 109 (1.15%) Hyper-V
4 57 (0.60%) XenApp
5 43 (0.46%) vSphere
5 43 (0.46%) KVM
6 37 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
7 36 (0.38%) Firmware
8 30 (0.32%) VirtualBox
9 27 (0.29%) VMware ESX
10 24 (0.25%) XenDesktop
11 20 (0.21%) Xen
11 20 (0.21%) NFS
12 14 (0.15%) vCloud
13 13 (0.14%) XenServer
14 12 (0.13%) ISA Server
14 12 (0.13%) ProxySG
15 11 (0.12%) Terminal Services
16 10 (0.11%) Docker
17 8 (0.085%) iptables
Systems Management
1 107 (1.13%) Puppet
2 92 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
3 62 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
4 58 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
5 56 (0.59%) Ansible
6 53 (0.56%) SCCM
7 36 (0.38%) Nagios
8 34 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 28 (0.30%) Vagrant
10 24 (0.25%) SolarWinds Orion
11 23 (0.24%) OpenView
12 22 (0.23%) WSUS
12 22 (0.23%) Cacti
13 20 (0.21%) FortiGate
14 19 (0.20%) Cisco UCCX
15 15 (0.16%) Backup Exec
15 15 (0.16%) Nessus
16 14 (0.15%) OPNET
17 13 (0.14%) Netcool
18 12 (0.13%) Opsview
Vendors
1 1129 (11.95%) Cisco
2 1122 (11.88%) Microsoft
3 699 (7.40%) Oracle
4 559 (5.92%) SAP
5 503 (5.33%) VMware
6 338 (3.58%) Juniper
7 291 (3.08%) HP
8 244 (2.58%) Avaya
9 202 (2.14%) CheckPoint
10 191 (2.02%) Red Hat
11 182 (1.93%) Citrix
12 170 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
13 167 (1.77%) F5
14 157 (1.66%) Huawei
15 140 (1.48%) IBM
16 117 (1.24%) Mitel
17 101 (1.07%) Alcatel-Lucent
18 98 (1.04%) BT
19 91 (0.96%) Ericsson
19 91 (0.96%) Apple
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Premier Engineering
Salary: £23000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,0000
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum bonus + competitive benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £10000 - £80000 per annum + inc benefits, + 20% bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Negotiable
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £350 - £500 per day + NEG
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago