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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 56 51 49
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 4781 5108 4603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.68% 4.77% 4.63%
As % of the General category 10.47% 10.87% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3911 3550 3210
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +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
45658 47009 44964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.66% 43.88% 45.22%
Number of salaries quoted 36941 36569 35922
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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 £45,000 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +5 1963 £54,500 -0.90% 274
South East -7 1403 £48,045 -3.91% 171
South West +28 542 £45,000 +12.50% 78
East of England -2 290 £40,000 -11.11% 36
North West +19 201 £38,500 -1.28% 42
West Midlands -32 141 £39,000 -8.23% 28
Yorkshire -5 140 £35,000 -11.39% 22
East Midlands -9 82 £42,500 +8.28% 11
North East -22 8 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Midlands -12 2 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3219 (34.80%) Finance
2 1777 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
3 1501 (16.23%) Degree
4 1456 (15.74%) Banking
5 1379 (14.91%) Windows
6 1328 (14.36%) SQL
7 1266 (13.69%) Java
8 1145 (12.38%) Cisco
9 1144 (12.37%) Linux
10 1132 (12.24%) Marketing
11 1089 (11.77%) Microsoft
12 1064 (11.50%) Project Management
13 941 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
14 826 (8.93%) JavaScript
15 825 (8.92%) Retail
16 822 (8.89%) MS Excel
17 819 (8.85%) HTML
18 808 (8.74%) Cisco Certification
19 806 (8.71%) C#
20 801 (8.66%) ITIL
21 780 (8.43%) SQL Server
22 757 (8.18%) .NET
23 741 (8.01%) Manufacturing
24 715 (7.73%) Programme Management
25 713 (7.71%) Analytical Skills
26 698 (7.55%) Scrum
27 694 (7.50%) Oracle
28 692 (7.48%) Firewall
29 689 (7.45%) Software Engineering
30 686 (7.42%) SAP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 247 (2.67%) MS Exchange
2 179 (1.94%) Tomcat
3 172 (1.86%) Apache
4 149 (1.61%) SharePoint
5 139 (1.50%) WebSphere
6 136 (1.47%) JBoss
7 124 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
8 109 (1.18%) CMS
9 98 (1.06%) Lync
10 80 (0.86%) Apache Pig
11 77 (0.83%) Node.js
11 77 (0.83%) WebLogic
12 73 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
13 65 (0.70%) OpenStack
13 65 (0.70%) IIS
14 58 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
15 52 (0.56%) SAS
16 51 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
17 38 (0.41%) Apache Solr
18 34 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 822 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 477 (5.16%) MS Office
3 138 (1.49%) MS Visio
4 131 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 129 (1.39%) MS Project
6 26 (0.28%) Photoshop
7 18 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
8 15 (0.16%) AutoCAD
9 10 (0.11%) FrameMaker
10 8 (0.086%) Acrobat
10 8 (0.086%) OmniGraffle
11 7 (0.076%) MicroStation
11 7 (0.076%) SPSS
11 7 (0.076%) Adobe Illustrator
12 6 (0.065%) XMetaL
12 6 (0.065%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 4 (0.043%) InDesign
13 4 (0.043%) Adobe After Effects
13 4 (0.043%) Simulink
14 2 (0.022%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 562 (6.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 51 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 22 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 15 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
5 12 (0.13%) SAP CRM
5 12 (0.13%) CSG Singleview
6 10 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
6 10 (0.11%) Magento
7 9 (0.097%) SAP ERP
7 9 (0.097%) SAP IS-U
8 8 (0.086%) Primavera
8 8 (0.086%) SAP FI
9 7 (0.076%) WebTrends
9 7 (0.076%) SAP FI/CO
9 7 (0.076%) SAP CO
9 7 (0.076%) Oracle Retail
10 6 (0.065%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 6 (0.065%) Oracle BPM
10 6 (0.065%) Summit
10 6 (0.065%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 259 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
2 247 (2.67%) SaaS
3 104 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 95 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
5 88 (0.95%) Office 365
6 62 (0.67%) IaaS
7 61 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
8 49 (0.53%) PaaS
9 33 (0.36%) Google Analytics
10 28 (0.30%) Amazon S3
11 25 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
12 22 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
13 20 (0.22%) Google App Engine
14 12 (0.13%) Mimecast
15 11 (0.12%) Route 53
16 8 (0.086%) GitHub
17 5 (0.054%) Adobe Analytics
17 5 (0.054%) Force.com
18 3 (0.032%) IBM Blueworks
18 3 (0.032%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 692 (7.48%) Firewall
2 646 (6.98%) LAN
3 641 (6.93%) WAN
4 637 (6.89%) VoIP
5 583 (6.30%) TCP/IP
6 567 (6.13%) Internet
7 516 (5.58%) VPN
8 458 (4.95%) MPLS
9 433 (4.68%) DNS
10 405 (4.38%) Wireless
11 349 (3.77%) Broadband
12 290 (3.14%) BGP
13 263 (2.84%) Network Security
14 261 (2.82%) OSPF
15 204 (2.21%) Unified Communications
16 200 (2.16%) SAN
17 195 (2.11%) DHCP
18 187 (2.02%) 3G
19 177 (1.91%) Ethernet
20 163 (1.76%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 780 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 408 (4.41%) MySQL
3 329 (3.56%) Big Data
4 215 (2.32%) NoSQL
5 214 (2.31%) Relational Database
6 198 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
7 189 (2.04%) Hadoop
8 174 (1.88%) MongoDB
9 151 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 148 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
11 144 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 129 (1.39%) RDBMS
13 113 (1.22%) Oracle Database
14 97 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
15 83 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 83 (0.90%) Apache Hive
16 64 (0.69%) Data Mining
17 63 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
18 55 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
19 54 (0.58%) DB2
Development Applications
1 296 (3.20%) Git (software)
2 165 (1.78%) Selenium
3 154 (1.66%) Jenkins
4 128 (1.38%) Subversion
4 128 (1.38%) JIRA
5 114 (1.23%) Maven
6 109 (1.18%) NUnit
7 107 (1.16%) Visual Studio
8 70 (0.76%) JUnit
9 69 (0.75%) Eclipse
10 62 (0.67%) Rhino Mocks
11 59 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
12 57 (0.62%) WebDriver
13 53 (0.57%) Ant
14 46 (0.50%) Moq
15 41 (0.44%) MSTest
16 37 (0.40%) HP UFT
17 36 (0.39%) Cucumber
18 33 (0.36%) TeamCity
18 33 (0.36%) ReSharper
General
1 3219 (34.80%) Finance
2 1456 (15.74%) Banking
3 1132 (12.24%) Marketing
4 825 (8.92%) Retail
5 741 (8.01%) Manufacturing
6 669 (7.23%) Electronics
7 342 (3.70%) Billing
8 250 (2.70%) Legal
9 212 (2.29%) Advertising
10 195 (2.11%) Games
11 140 (1.51%) Online Betting
12 112 (1.21%) Law
12 112 (1.21%) Aerospace
13 104 (1.12%) Back Office
14 78 (0.84%) Automotive
15 64 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
16 55 (0.59%) Publishing
16 55 (0.59%) Retail Banking
17 45 (0.49%) French Language
18 35 (0.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1614 (17.45%) Developer
2 1124 (12.15%) Analyst
3 617 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 577 (6.24%) Architect
5 474 (5.12%) Consultant
6 439 (4.75%) Network Engineer
7 428 (4.63%) Business Analyst
8 399 (4.31%) Java Developer
9 394 (4.26%) Senior Developer
10 335 (3.62%) Software Engineer
11 284 (3.07%) Senior Manager
12 245 (2.65%) Support Engineer
13 244 (2.64%) Solutions Architect
14 237 (2.56%) .NET Developer
15 208 (2.25%) Software Developer
16 202 (2.18%) Administrator
17 193 (2.09%) Senior Analyst
17 193 (2.09%) C# Developer
18 171 (1.85%) Service Manager
19 162 (1.75%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 819 (8.85%) HTML
2 757 (8.18%) .NET
3 613 (6.63%) CSS
4 495 (5.35%) XML
5 468 (5.06%) Web Services
6 384 (4.15%) jQuery
7 364 (3.94%) ASP.NET
8 293 (3.17%) Spring
9 260 (2.81%) HTML5
10 241 (2.61%) SOAP
11 240 (2.59%) REST
12 187 (2.02%) J2EE
13 164 (1.77%) JSON
14 162 (1.75%) AngularJS
15 161 (1.74%) .NET Framework
16 160 (1.73%) Java EE
17 158 (1.71%) Ajax
17 158 (1.71%) Hibernate
18 149 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
19 133 (1.44%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 713 (7.71%) Analytical Skills
2 569 (6.15%) DTV
3 550 (5.95%) Data Centre
4 533 (5.76%) Computer Science
5 358 (3.87%) Digital Media
6 302 (3.26%) Management Information System
7 182 (1.97%) User Experience
8 153 (1.65%) Mobile App
9 149 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
10 138 (1.49%) FMCG
11 125 (1.35%) Blackberry
12 116 (1.25%) PMI
13 113 (1.22%) Mathematics
14 107 (1.16%) IVR
15 96 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
16 95 (1.03%) Handset
17 94 (1.02%) Client/Server
18 90 (0.97%) Online Games
19 89 (0.96%) Data Integration
20 87 (0.94%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 1379 (14.91%) Windows
2 1144 (12.37%) Linux
3 609 (6.58%) UNIX
4 286 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 273 (2.95%) Android
6 259 (2.80%) Apple iOS
7 196 (2.12%) Windows 7
8 195 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 130 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 121 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
11 88 (0.95%) Windows XP
12 86 (0.93%) Solaris
13 79 (0.85%) Windows 8
14 74 (0.80%) CentOS
15 52 (0.56%) Debian
16 42 (0.45%) Mac OS X
17 29 (0.31%) Ubuntu
18 25 (0.27%) Windows Vista
19 22 (0.24%) Amazon Linux
20 21 (0.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1777 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
2 1064 (11.50%) Project Management
3 941 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
4 801 (8.66%) ITIL
5 715 (7.73%) Programme Management
6 698 (7.55%) Scrum
7 689 (7.45%) Software Engineering
8 633 (6.84%) Digital Marketing
9 535 (5.78%) E-Commerce
10 523 (5.65%) Stakeholder Management
11 520 (5.62%) PRINCE2
12 514 (5.56%) SDLC
13 499 (5.39%) CRM
14 445 (4.81%) Service Delivery
15 409 (4.42%) OO
16 401 (4.34%) TDD
17 400 (4.32%) Analytics
18 374 (4.04%) MVC
19 360 (3.89%) Service Management
20 359 (3.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1328 (14.36%) SQL
2 1266 (13.69%) Java
3 826 (8.93%) JavaScript
4 806 (8.71%) C#
5 457 (4.94%) C++
6 441 (4.77%) Python
7 342 (3.70%) C
8 283 (3.06%) PHP
9 235 (2.54%) Perl
10 200 (2.16%) Ruby
11 161 (1.74%) Bash Shell
12 127 (1.37%) PL/SQL
13 124 (1.34%) T-SQL
14 92 (0.99%) PowerShell
15 83 (0.90%) Shell Script
16 77 (0.83%) R
17 69 (0.75%) VB
18 66 (0.71%) Clojure
19 65 (0.70%) Scala
20 60 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1501 (16.23%) Degree
2 808 (8.74%) Cisco Certification
3 502 (5.43%) CCNA
4 460 (4.97%) CCNP
5 441 (4.77%) Security Cleared
6 318 (3.44%) SC Cleared
7 204 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
8 198 (2.14%) PMI Certification
9 172 (1.86%) ISEB
10 164 (1.77%) CISSP
11 141 (1.52%) MCSE
12 135 (1.46%) CCIE
13 121 (1.31%) PMP
14 94 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
15 86 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 82 (0.89%) ISTQB
17 74 (0.80%) DV Cleared
18 68 (0.74%) CISM
19 59 (0.64%) MCP
19 59 (0.64%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 392 (4.24%) SLA
2 333 (3.60%) QA
3 125 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 73 (0.79%) PCI DSS
5 53 (0.57%) ISO 9001
6 45 (0.49%) HL7
7 31 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 29 (0.31%) Data Quality
9 25 (0.27%) COBIT
10 22 (0.24%) PMBOK
11 19 (0.21%) ISO 14001
12 16 (0.17%) ISO 9000
13 7 (0.076%) JTAG
14 6 (0.065%) FISMA
14 6 (0.065%) DO-178B
15 5 (0.054%) GAAP
16 4 (0.043%) GMP
17 3 (0.032%) BS7799
18 2 (0.022%) JSP 440
18 2 (0.022%) WCAG
System Software
1 438 (4.74%) Active Directory
2 392 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 125 (1.35%) Hyper-V
4 45 (0.49%) XenApp
5 35 (0.38%) VMware ESX
6 33 (0.36%) KVM
7 32 (0.35%) Xen
8 29 (0.31%) vSphere
9 26 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
10 25 (0.27%) VirtualBox
10 25 (0.27%) Firmware
10 25 (0.27%) Docker
11 16 (0.17%) XenDesktop
12 15 (0.16%) vCloud
13 14 (0.15%) ProxySG
14 12 (0.13%) XenServer
15 10 (0.11%) Terminal Services
15 10 (0.11%) LXC
16 9 (0.097%) iptables
16 9 (0.097%) NFS
Systems Management
1 135 (1.46%) Puppet
2 127 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
3 73 (0.79%) Ansible
4 66 (0.71%) Cisco CUCM
5 65 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
6 59 (0.64%) SCCM
7 40 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 36 (0.39%) Nagios
9 34 (0.37%) Cisco UCCX
10 27 (0.29%) Vagrant
11 26 (0.28%) Nessus
12 24 (0.26%) Backup Exec
13 22 (0.24%) Nmap
14 21 (0.23%) FortiGate
14 21 (0.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 19 (0.21%) Opsview
15 19 (0.21%) Netcool
15 19 (0.21%) Cacti
16 18 (0.19%) SolarWinds Orion
16 18 (0.19%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1145 (12.38%) Cisco
2 1089 (11.77%) Microsoft
3 694 (7.50%) Oracle
4 686 (7.42%) SAP
5 516 (5.58%) VMware
6 354 (3.83%) Juniper
7 288 (3.11%) HP
8 233 (2.52%) CheckPoint
9 217 (2.35%) Avaya
10 205 (2.22%) Red Hat
11 194 (2.10%) Citrix
12 156 (1.69%) F5
13 151 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
14 139 (1.50%) IBM
15 125 (1.35%) Huawei
16 101 (1.09%) Mitel
17 98 (1.06%) BT
17 98 (1.06%) Nokia
18 89 (0.96%) Apple
18 89 (0.96%) Alcatel-Lucent
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Kelway Ltd
Salary: £26,000 + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: car
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £68000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £68000 per annum + Bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £23k - 27k per year + corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
People Source Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive with benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £54000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75k - £90k + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus,
Posted: Yesterday