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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 50 48 55
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 5118 4602 5007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.77% 4.63% 4.54%
As % of the General category 10.87% 10.24% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3557 3209 3825
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
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
47081 44961 49613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.91% 45.24% 44.99%
Number of salaries quoted 36632 35921 41867
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -4 1926 £50,000 +5.26% 179
London +12 1903 £55,000 +10.00% 234
East of England +10 323 £45,000 +22.44% 47
South West -12 290 £40,000 +6.66% 39
West Midlands +23 214 £42,500 +11.84% 32
North West -41 175 £39,000 +13.04% 34
Yorkshire -15 160 £39,500 +5.33% 15
East Midlands 0 90 £39,250 +4.66% 14
North East -16 24 £45,000 +2.85% 3
Midlands +14 1 £62,500 +133.64%
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3726 (35.31%) Finance
2 1720 (16.30%) Degree
3 1513 (14.34%) Project Management
4 1360 (12.89%) Windows
5 1350 (12.79%) Retail
6 1314 (12.45%) SQL
7 1294 (12.26%) Linux
8 1215 (11.52%) Cisco
9 1212 (11.49%) Banking
10 1194 (11.32%) Microsoft
11 1148 (10.88%) Java
12 1021 (9.68%) Marketing
13 987 (9.35%) ITIL
14 959 (9.09%) Internet
15 939 (8.90%) Security Cleared
16 891 (8.44%) Oracle
17 766 (7.26%) SQL Server
18 750 (7.11%) Scrum
19 727 (6.89%) VoIP
20 724 (6.86%) C#
21 719 (6.81%) .NET
22 707 (6.70%) UNIX
22 707 (6.70%) MS Excel
22 707 (6.70%) Business Intelligence
23 706 (6.69%) Firewall
24 695 (6.59%) Cisco Certification
25 673 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
26 647 (6.13%) HTML
27 641 (6.08%) Broadband
28 622 (5.90%) SC Cleared

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 264 (2.50%) MS Exchange
2 237 (2.25%) SharePoint
3 212 (2.01%) Apache
4 210 (1.99%) Tomcat
5 153 (1.45%) IIS
6 108 (1.02%) SAS
6 108 (1.02%) CMS
7 104 (0.99%) WebSphere
8 101 (0.96%) Lync
9 90 (0.85%) WebLogic
10 85 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
11 60 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
12 56 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
13 51 (0.48%) MQSeries
14 46 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 42 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
16 37 (0.35%) Node.js
16 37 (0.35%) MS Project Server
17 33 (0.31%) Apache Solr
18 29 (0.27%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 707 (6.70%) MS Excel
2 569 (5.39%) MS Office
3 141 (1.34%) MS Project
4 133 (1.26%) MS Visio
5 131 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
6 54 (0.51%) SPSS
7 48 (0.45%) Photoshop
8 40 (0.38%) OmniGraffle
9 34 (0.32%) XMetaL
10 28 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
11 17 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
12 14 (0.13%) Simulink
12 14 (0.13%) FrameMaker
13 13 (0.12%) InDesign
14 9 (0.085%) AutoCAD
14 9 (0.085%) FastStats
15 3 (0.028%) Acrobat
15 3 (0.028%) Fireworks
15 3 (0.028%) InfoPath
16 2 (0.019%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 289 (2.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 69 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
3 40 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 39 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
5 36 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
6 33 (0.31%) JDE OneWorld
7 26 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
8 19 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
9 18 (0.17%) Hyperion Planning
9 18 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
9 18 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
10 15 (0.14%) SAP MDM
11 13 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
11 13 (0.12%) Magento
12 12 (0.11%) Remedy AR System
13 11 (0.10%) Movex
13 11 (0.10%) SAP InfiniteInsight
13 11 (0.10%) Oracle iRecruitment
14 10 (0.095%) Oracle iProcurement
14 10 (0.095%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 224 (2.12%) SaaS
2 107 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
3 61 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
4 57 (0.54%) Office 365
5 45 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 41 (0.39%) IaaS
7 36 (0.34%) PaaS
8 33 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
9 25 (0.24%) Force.com
10 15 (0.14%) Amazon S3
11 12 (0.11%) AWS Data Pipeline
12 7 (0.066%) Amazon EMR
13 6 (0.057%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 6 (0.057%) ElastiCache
14 5 (0.047%) GitHub
15 4 (0.038%) Basecamp
16 2 (0.019%) CloudFront
17 1 (0.009%) Amazon SQS
17 1 (0.009%) IBM Blueworks
17 1 (0.009%) StrongView
Communications & Networking
1 959 (9.09%) Internet
2 727 (6.89%) VoIP
3 706 (6.69%) Firewall
4 641 (6.08%) Broadband
5 589 (5.58%) LAN
6 552 (5.23%) MPLS
7 497 (4.71%) WAN
8 451 (4.27%) TCP/IP
9 442 (4.19%) Wireless
10 394 (3.73%) 4G
11 388 (3.68%) 3G
12 386 (3.66%) LTE
13 337 (3.19%) DNS
14 328 (3.11%) VPN
15 315 (2.99%) BGP
16 276 (2.62%) Network Security
17 248 (2.35%) OSPF
18 237 (2.25%) SS7
19 216 (2.05%) GSM
20 210 (1.99%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 766 (7.26%) SQL Server
2 403 (3.82%) MySQL
3 192 (1.82%) Big Data
4 182 (1.72%) Relational Database
5 175 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
6 169 (1.60%) Oracle Database
7 165 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 159 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 132 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
10 92 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 91 (0.86%) RDBMS
12 85 (0.81%) NoSQL
13 76 (0.72%) MongoDB
13 76 (0.72%) Data Mining
14 69 (0.65%) Hadoop
15 65 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
16 62 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
17 49 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
17 49 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
18 44 (0.42%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 205 (1.94%) Git (software)
2 165 (1.56%) Subversion
3 150 (1.42%) Selenium
4 125 (1.18%) JIRA
5 97 (0.92%) Visual Studio
6 89 (0.84%) Jenkins
7 77 (0.73%) Maven
7 77 (0.73%) JUnit
8 56 (0.53%) NUnit
9 54 (0.51%) ReSharper
10 49 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
11 47 (0.45%) WebDriver
12 45 (0.43%) TestDirector
13 44 (0.42%) LoadRunner
14 40 (0.38%) Cucumber
14 40 (0.38%) TeamCity
15 36 (0.34%) Ant
15 36 (0.34%) Eclipse
16 35 (0.33%) Rhino Mocks
17 34 (0.32%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3726 (35.31%) Finance
2 1350 (12.79%) Retail
3 1212 (11.49%) Banking
4 1021 (9.68%) Marketing
5 509 (4.82%) Billing
6 484 (4.59%) Manufacturing
7 433 (4.10%) Electronics
8 260 (2.46%) Legal
9 237 (2.25%) Advertising
10 184 (1.74%) Games
11 120 (1.14%) Aerospace
12 113 (1.07%) Investment Banking
13 112 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
14 108 (1.02%) Military
15 105 (1.00%) Law
16 72 (0.68%) Automotive
17 71 (0.67%) Multimedia
18 70 (0.66%) Back Office
19 68 (0.64%) German Language
20 55 (0.52%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1387 (13.15%) Developer
2 1131 (10.72%) Analyst
3 1051 (9.96%) Consultant
4 807 (7.65%) Project Manager
5 668 (6.33%) Architect
6 544 (5.16%) Network Engineer
7 471 (4.46%) Business Analyst
8 371 (3.52%) Support Engineer
9 332 (3.15%) Senior Developer
10 325 (3.08%) Java Developer
11 288 (2.73%) Solutions Architect
12 286 (2.71%) Software Engineer
13 228 (2.16%) Service Manager
14 226 (2.14%) C# Developer
15 224 (2.12%) Senior Manager
16 215 (2.04%) .NET Developer
17 190 (1.80%) Junior
18 185 (1.75%) Team Leader
19 172 (1.63%) Administrator
20 169 (1.60%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 719 (6.81%) .NET
2 647 (6.13%) HTML
3 475 (4.50%) CSS
4 464 (4.40%) XML
5 426 (4.04%) Web Services
6 320 (3.03%) jQuery
7 307 (2.91%) ASP.NET
8 254 (2.41%) J2EE
9 251 (2.38%) Spring
10 229 (2.17%) HTML5
11 178 (1.69%) SOAP
12 176 (1.67%) REST
13 144 (1.36%) Hibernate
14 138 (1.31%) .NET Framework
15 135 (1.28%) WPF
16 129 (1.22%) JSON
17 127 (1.20%) Middleware
18 122 (1.16%) JSP
19 121 (1.15%) RESTful
20 120 (1.14%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 491 (4.65%) Computer Science
2 403 (3.82%) Smartphone
3 335 (3.18%) Management Information System
4 317 (3.00%) DTV
5 292 (2.77%) Mobile App
6 222 (2.10%) Digital Media
7 216 (2.05%) Open Source
8 195 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
9 192 (1.82%) Social Media
10 121 (1.15%) Client/Server
11 118 (1.12%) IVR
12 113 (1.07%) Blackberry
13 109 (1.03%) Mathematics
14 101 (0.96%) Visualisation
15 99 (0.94%) Statistics
16 88 (0.83%) Clustering
17 87 (0.82%) Mobile Payment
18 82 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
19 77 (0.73%) PMI
20 75 (0.71%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1360 (12.89%) Windows
2 1294 (12.26%) Linux
3 707 (6.70%) UNIX
4 316 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 257 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 244 (2.31%) Windows 7
7 194 (1.84%) Android
8 188 (1.78%) Solaris
9 151 (1.43%) Windows XP
9 151 (1.43%) Apple iOS
10 146 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 85 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 76 (0.72%) Windows 8
13 74 (0.70%) CentOS
14 37 (0.35%) Windows 2000
15 35 (0.33%) AIX
15 35 (0.33%) Ubuntu
16 31 (0.29%) Debian
16 31 (0.29%) Windows Vista
17 25 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1513 (14.34%) Project Management
2 987 (9.35%) ITIL
3 750 (7.11%) Scrum
4 707 (6.70%) Business Intelligence
5 673 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
6 618 (5.86%) CRM
7 603 (5.72%) PRINCE2
8 544 (5.16%) E-Commerce
8 544 (5.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 535 (5.07%) Service Delivery
10 532 (5.04%) Service Management
11 513 (4.86%) Programme Management
12 498 (4.72%) Software Engineering
13 431 (4.08%) Business Development
14 414 (3.92%) Business Analysis
15 409 (3.88%) Change Management
16 391 (3.71%) TDD
17 339 (3.21%) Risk Management
17 339 (3.21%) Digital Marketing
18 320 (3.03%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1314 (12.45%) SQL
2 1148 (10.88%) Java
3 724 (6.86%) C#
4 590 (5.59%) JavaScript
5 504 (4.78%) C
6 477 (4.52%) C++
7 318 (3.01%) Python
8 256 (2.43%) PHP
9 243 (2.30%) Perl
10 147 (1.39%) T-SQL
11 141 (1.34%) Ruby
12 126 (1.19%) Bash Shell
13 120 (1.14%) Erlang
14 117 (1.11%) Shell Script
15 90 (0.85%) PowerShell
16 78 (0.74%) VB
17 68 (0.64%) PL/SQL
18 64 (0.61%) Scala
19 45 (0.43%) VBA
20 41 (0.39%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 1720 (16.30%) Degree
2 939 (8.90%) Security Cleared
3 695 (6.59%) Cisco Certification
4 622 (5.90%) SC Cleared
5 393 (3.72%) CCNA
6 359 (3.40%) CCNP
7 327 (3.10%) ISEB
8 227 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
9 199 (1.89%) PMI Certification
10 164 (1.55%) DV Cleared
11 131 (1.24%) PMP
12 117 (1.11%) CCIE
13 115 (1.09%) CCDP
14 113 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 113 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
14 113 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 100 (0.95%) HND
16 93 (0.88%) MCSE
17 87 (0.82%) CCDA
18 84 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 483 (4.58%) SLA
2 433 (4.10%) QA
3 140 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 63 (0.60%) PCI DSS
5 38 (0.36%) COBIT
6 33 (0.31%) ISO 9001
7 31 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 29 (0.27%) Data Quality
9 28 (0.27%) ISO 14001
10 13 (0.12%) GPG13
11 8 (0.076%) HL7
12 7 (0.066%) ISO 9000
12 7 (0.066%) JTAG
13 5 (0.047%) TickIT
14 4 (0.038%) COSO
14 4 (0.038%) ISO 8583
14 4 (0.038%) P3O
15 2 (0.019%) Dublin Core
15 2 (0.019%) WCAG
15 2 (0.019%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 408 (3.87%) Active Directory
2 287 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 108 (1.02%) Hyper-V
4 64 (0.61%) XenApp
5 63 (0.60%) VMware ESX
6 44 (0.42%) vSphere
7 42 (0.40%) XenDesktop
8 37 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
9 32 (0.30%) Oracle RMAN
10 29 (0.27%) KVM
10 29 (0.27%) ISA Server
11 27 (0.26%) NFS
12 25 (0.24%) Terminal Services
12 25 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
13 24 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
14 21 (0.20%) ProxySG
15 19 (0.18%) Snort
16 18 (0.17%) NDS
17 15 (0.14%) Squid
18 14 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 89 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
2 82 (0.78%) SCCM
3 71 (0.67%) Nagios
4 67 (0.64%) Puppet
5 53 (0.50%) Netcool
6 50 (0.47%) NetBackup
7 46 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
8 43 (0.41%) OpenView
8 43 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
9 39 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 35 (0.33%) Opsview
10 35 (0.33%) Tivoli
11 33 (0.31%) SCOM
12 31 (0.29%) FortiGate
13 25 (0.24%) WSUS
14 23 (0.22%) Cacti
15 20 (0.19%) Data Guard
16 18 (0.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
17 17 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
17 17 (0.16%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 1215 (11.52%) Cisco
2 1194 (11.32%) Microsoft
3 891 (8.44%) Oracle
4 501 (4.75%) Fujitsu
5 477 (4.52%) SAP
6 413 (3.91%) VMware
7 346 (3.28%) Juniper
8 304 (2.88%) HP
9 244 (2.31%) Avaya
10 220 (2.09%) Citrix
11 204 (1.93%) Huawei
12 201 (1.91%) IBM
12 201 (1.91%) CheckPoint
13 195 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
14 165 (1.56%) Red Hat
15 141 (1.34%) Ericsson
16 138 (1.31%) TIBCO
17 107 (1.01%) Mitel
18 100 (0.95%) JBoss
19 96 (0.91%) Adobe
Liverpool, Merseyside
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 23 minutes ago
Warrington, Cheshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 30 minutes ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £47,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Upon Application - Fixed Term Contract
Posted: 3 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary and bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum £75-£95K + Hybris training
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, bens & training
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £53000 - £56000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 4 hours ago
West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Car allowance + bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East
People Source Consulting
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + (Potentially higher)
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago