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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 51 53 51
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 4515 4405 5026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.57% 4.61% 4.87%
As % of the General category 10.50% 10.53% 11.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3321 3036 3813
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.43%
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
42997 41843 44760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.52% 43.75% 43.34%
Number of salaries quoted 34902 32854 37304
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 £30,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +8 1750 £55,000 - 311
South East -3 1629 £50,000 - 255
East of England -18 268 £47,500 - 61
South West -38 224 £45,000 +12.50% 72
North West +10 218 £42,500 +14.86% 54
Yorkshire +42 182 £45,000 +20.00% 20
West Midlands -5 171 £45,000 +23.28% 27
East Midlands +15 63 £40,000 +14.28% 12
North East -29 7 £31,000 -29.14%
Midlands -15 2 £22,000 -53.68%
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3224 (33.58%) Finance
2 1711 (17.82%) Degree
3 1537 (16.01%) Agile Software Development
4 1492 (15.54%) Banking
5 1342 (13.98%) Project Management
6 1335 (13.91%) Windows
7 1177 (12.26%) Microsoft
8 1174 (12.23%) SQL
9 1064 (11.08%) Cisco
10 1051 (10.95%) Java
11 1040 (10.83%) Retail
12 999 (10.41%) Linux
13 931 (9.70%) ITIL
14 920 (9.58%) Marketing
15 828 (8.63%) SQL Server
16 766 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
17 732 (7.63%) Oracle
18 713 (7.43%) Cisco Certification
19 711 (7.41%) C#
20 695 (7.24%) Scrum
21 692 (7.21%) Internet
22 668 (6.96%) Firewall
23 667 (6.95%) JavaScript
24 657 (6.84%) HTML
25 654 (6.81%) .NET
26 650 (6.77%) SLA
27 648 (6.75%) PRINCE2
28 644 (6.71%) MS Excel
29 632 (6.58%) LAN
30 623 (6.49%) Security Cleared

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 284 (2.96%) MS Exchange
2 205 (2.14%) Apache
2 205 (2.14%) SharePoint
3 200 (2.08%) Tomcat
4 151 (1.57%) CMS
5 143 (1.49%) IIS
6 131 (1.36%) Lync
7 110 (1.15%) WebLogic
8 108 (1.13%) WebSphere
9 80 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
10 70 (0.73%) SAS
11 69 (0.72%) JBoss
12 62 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
13 56 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 53 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
15 49 (0.51%) Drupal
16 44 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
17 43 (0.45%) WordPress
18 38 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
19 37 (0.39%) Node.js
Applications
1 644 (6.71%) MS Excel
2 485 (5.05%) MS Office
3 122 (1.27%) MS Visio
3 122 (1.27%) MS Project
4 111 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 41 (0.43%) Photoshop
6 34 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
7 29 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
8 21 (0.22%) AutoCAD
9 17 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
10 14 (0.15%) InDesign
11 13 (0.14%) SPSS
11 13 (0.14%) Fireworks
12 12 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 9 (0.094%) XMetaL
13 9 (0.094%) Acrobat
14 5 (0.052%) Simulink
15 4 (0.042%) Mingle
16 3 (0.031%) PowerPivot
17 2 (0.021%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 225 (2.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 59 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
3 41 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 30 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
5 28 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
6 20 (0.21%) Hyperion Planning
7 19 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
8 15 (0.16%) Google Analytics
9 12 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
9 12 (0.13%) HFM
10 11 (0.11%) CSG Singleview
10 11 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
11 9 (0.094%) JDE OneWorld
12 6 (0.063%) Agresso
13 5 (0.052%) Oracle CRM
13 5 (0.052%) WebTrends
13 5 (0.052%) SAP ERP
14 4 (0.042%) Magento
14 4 (0.042%) Oracle iProcurement
14 4 (0.042%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 213 (2.22%) SaaS
2 80 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
3 76 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 74 (0.77%) Office 365
5 63 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
6 45 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
7 30 (0.31%) IaaS
8 25 (0.26%) PaaS
9 11 (0.11%) Amazon S3
10 8 (0.083%) Force.com
11 7 (0.073%) Route 53
11 7 (0.073%) Terremark
12 6 (0.063%) Google Apps
13 5 (0.052%) Amazon EMR
14 4 (0.042%) IBM SmartCloud
15 3 (0.031%) GitHub
16 2 (0.021%) Google Cloud Platform
16 2 (0.021%) CloudFront
17 1 (0.010%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 692 (7.21%) Internet
2 668 (6.96%) Firewall
3 632 (6.58%) LAN
4 621 (6.47%) WAN
5 592 (6.17%) Broadband
6 581 (6.05%) VoIP
7 570 (5.94%) Wireless
8 568 (5.92%) MPLS
9 489 (5.09%) VPN
10 473 (4.93%) TCP/IP
11 416 (4.33%) DNS
12 380 (3.96%) 3G
13 323 (3.36%) BGP
14 304 (3.17%) Ethernet
15 298 (3.10%) 4G
16 273 (2.84%) LTE
17 255 (2.66%) Network Security
18 236 (2.46%) DHCP
19 221 (2.30%) OSPF
20 196 (2.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 828 (8.63%) SQL Server
2 356 (3.71%) MySQL
3 179 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 174 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 158 (1.65%) Big Data
6 156 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
7 124 (1.29%) Relational Database
8 122 (1.27%) Oracle Database
9 120 (1.25%) MongoDB
10 112 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
11 103 (1.07%) NoSQL
12 76 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 73 (0.76%) RDBMS
13 73 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
14 67 (0.70%) Hadoop
15 63 (0.66%) DB2
16 62 (0.65%) Data Mining
17 51 (0.53%) Oracle BI EE
18 44 (0.46%) Oracle Database 10g
19 42 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 204 (2.13%) Subversion
2 196 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 166 (1.73%) Selenium
4 123 (1.28%) JIRA
5 98 (1.02%) Maven
6 85 (0.89%) Visual Studio
7 81 (0.84%) Jenkins
8 79 (0.82%) NUnit
9 76 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
10 68 (0.71%) JUnit
11 64 (0.67%) Eclipse
12 63 (0.66%) WebDriver
13 62 (0.65%) TeamCity
14 54 (0.56%) Rhino Mocks
15 52 (0.54%) ReSharper
15 52 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
16 48 (0.50%) Cucumber
17 46 (0.48%) Moq
18 43 (0.45%) Ant
19 36 (0.38%) Mockito
General
1 3224 (33.58%) Finance
2 1492 (15.54%) Banking
3 1040 (10.83%) Retail
4 920 (9.58%) Marketing
5 410 (4.27%) Manufacturing
6 388 (4.04%) Billing
7 329 (3.43%) Electronics
8 296 (3.08%) Advertising
9 287 (2.99%) Legal
10 166 (1.73%) Games
11 139 (1.45%) Aerospace
12 136 (1.42%) Law
13 104 (1.08%) Investment Banking
14 99 (1.03%) Automotive
15 76 (0.79%) Online Betting
16 64 (0.67%) Publishing
17 60 (0.63%) Back Office
18 56 (0.58%) German Language
18 56 (0.58%) Multimedia
19 39 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1234 (12.85%) Developer
2 1062 (11.06%) Analyst
3 879 (9.16%) Project Manager
4 742 (7.73%) Consultant
5 655 (6.82%) Architect
6 511 (5.32%) Network Engineer
7 464 (4.83%) Business Analyst
8 369 (3.84%) Support Engineer
9 326 (3.40%) Java Developer
10 276 (2.88%) Senior Developer
11 266 (2.77%) Solutions Architect
12 256 (2.67%) Software Engineer
13 244 (2.54%) .NET Developer
14 228 (2.38%) Senior Manager
15 215 (2.24%) C# Developer
16 173 (1.80%) Software Developer
17 171 (1.78%) Service Manager
18 157 (1.64%) Junior
19 155 (1.61%) Account Manager
19 155 (1.61%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 657 (6.84%) HTML
2 654 (6.81%) .NET
3 562 (5.85%) XML
4 506 (5.27%) CSS
5 418 (4.35%) Web Services
6 325 (3.39%) jQuery
7 316 (3.29%) ASP.NET
8 293 (3.05%) Spring
9 265 (2.76%) J2EE
10 231 (2.41%) JSON
11 206 (2.15%) HTML5
11 206 (2.15%) SOAP
12 185 (1.93%) JSP
13 158 (1.65%) Ajax
14 157 (1.64%) Java EE
15 152 (1.58%) .NET Framework
16 148 (1.54%) REST
17 134 (1.40%) Hibernate
18 122 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
19 116 (1.21%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 766 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
2 493 (5.14%) Computer Science
3 237 (2.47%) Smartphone
4 236 (2.46%) DTV
5 232 (2.42%) User Experience
6 227 (2.36%) Management Information System
7 188 (1.96%) Open Source
8 147 (1.53%) Social Media
8 147 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
9 128 (1.33%) Statistics
10 122 (1.27%) Mobile App
11 114 (1.19%) Clustering
12 113 (1.18%) Blackberry
13 111 (1.16%) FMCG
14 107 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
15 101 (1.05%) Client/Server
16 100 (1.04%) PMI
17 85 (0.89%) Mathematics
18 75 (0.78%) IPTV
19 66 (0.69%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1335 (13.91%) Windows
2 999 (10.41%) Linux
3 533 (5.55%) UNIX
4 326 (3.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 258 (2.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 200 (2.08%) Windows 7
7 178 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 169 (1.76%) Android
9 155 (1.61%) Windows XP
10 152 (1.58%) Solaris
11 143 (1.49%) Apple iOS
12 107 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 73 (0.76%) Windows 8
14 55 (0.57%) AIX
15 49 (0.51%) Windows Vista
16 44 (0.46%) CentOS
16 44 (0.46%) Mac OS X
17 41 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
18 34 (0.35%) Windows 2000
19 32 (0.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1537 (16.01%) Agile Software Development
2 1342 (13.98%) Project Management
3 931 (9.70%) ITIL
4 695 (7.24%) Scrum
5 648 (6.75%) PRINCE2
6 577 (6.01%) Service Delivery
7 568 (5.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 565 (5.89%) Business Intelligence
9 546 (5.69%) CRM
10 493 (5.14%) Service Management
11 482 (5.02%) E-Commerce
12 468 (4.88%) Programme Management
13 465 (4.84%) Software Engineering
14 434 (4.52%) TDD
15 403 (4.20%) Mentoring
16 380 (3.96%) MVC
17 375 (3.91%) Business Development
18 365 (3.80%) OO
19 350 (3.65%) Change Management
20 332 (3.46%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1174 (12.23%) SQL
2 1051 (10.95%) Java
3 711 (7.41%) C#
4 667 (6.95%) JavaScript
5 383 (3.99%) C++
6 309 (3.22%) C
7 237 (2.47%) Python
8 234 (2.44%) PHP
9 191 (1.99%) T-SQL
10 144 (1.50%) Perl
11 125 (1.30%) PowerShell
12 111 (1.16%) PL/SQL
13 95 (0.99%) Bash Shell
14 79 (0.82%) Ruby
15 73 (0.76%) Shell Script
16 60 (0.63%) VB
17 54 (0.56%) Scala
18 46 (0.48%) Objective-C
19 40 (0.42%) VB.NET
20 35 (0.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1711 (17.82%) Degree
2 713 (7.43%) Cisco Certification
3 623 (6.49%) Security Cleared
4 473 (4.93%) SC Cleared
5 455 (4.74%) CCNP
6 402 (4.19%) CCNA
7 314 (3.27%) ISEB
8 286 (2.98%) PMI Certification
9 225 (2.34%) PMP
10 187 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
11 158 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 133 (1.39%) CCIE
13 128 (1.33%) DV Cleared
14 113 (1.18%) MCSE
15 108 (1.13%) ISTQB
16 105 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
17 96 (1.00%) CCDP
18 91 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 89 (0.93%) CISSP
20 85 (0.89%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 650 (6.77%) SLA
2 380 (3.96%) QA
3 173 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 94 (0.98%) PCI DSS
5 93 (0.97%) ISO 9001
6 50 (0.52%) ISO 9000
7 48 (0.50%) ISO 14001
8 42 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 21 (0.22%) COBIT
10 17 (0.18%) Data Quality
11 13 (0.14%) GPG13
12 7 (0.073%) COSO
12 7 (0.073%) 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 (0.031%) HL7
14 3 (0.031%) JTAG
14 3 (0.031%) FINREP
System Software
1 501 (5.22%) Active Directory
2 358 (3.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 111 (1.16%) Hyper-V
4 66 (0.69%) vSphere
5 58 (0.60%) XenApp
6 41 (0.43%) VMware ESX
7 38 (0.40%) NFS
8 33 (0.34%) XenDesktop
9 31 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
10 30 (0.31%) ISA Server
11 27 (0.28%) Terminal Services
12 25 (0.26%) Firmware
13 24 (0.25%) KVM
13 24 (0.25%) NDS
14 18 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
14 18 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
15 17 (0.18%) MetaFrame
16 14 (0.15%) Xen
17 13 (0.14%) Squid
17 13 (0.14%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 100 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
2 87 (0.91%) SCCM
3 78 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
4 54 (0.56%) Nagios
5 49 (0.51%) SCOM
6 48 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 46 (0.48%) NetBackup
8 38 (0.40%) OpenView
9 37 (0.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 33 (0.34%) Netcool
11 29 (0.30%) WSUS
12 27 (0.28%) Puppet
13 25 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 24 (0.25%) Cisco UCCX
15 23 (0.24%) Tivoli
16 20 (0.21%) logstash
17 19 (0.20%) FortiGate
18 16 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
18 16 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
18 16 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1177 (12.26%) Microsoft
2 1064 (11.08%) Cisco
3 732 (7.63%) Oracle
4 504 (5.25%) VMware
5 388 (4.04%) SAP
6 336 (3.50%) Juniper
7 251 (2.61%) Fujitsu
8 250 (2.60%) HP
9 239 (2.49%) Avaya
10 223 (2.32%) Huawei
11 200 (2.08%) Citrix
12 191 (1.99%) IBM
13 177 (1.84%) Ericsson
14 163 (1.70%) Red Hat
15 162 (1.69%) CheckPoint
16 136 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
17 130 (1.35%) Nokia
18 110 (1.15%) Alcatel-Lucent
19 109 (1.14%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
20 108 (1.13%) Mitel
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 36 minutes ago
London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Yoh
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting LLP
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
JM
Salary: £1 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45k - 70k per year + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £59000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: Salary is Negotiable plus benefits and car allowance
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40k + Company Car + Fully Expensed + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
IBI Group (UK) Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago