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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 50 55 51
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 5077 4559 5304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.81% 4.49% 4.91%
As % of the General category 11.05% 10.09% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3518 3130 3853
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
45929 45161 48890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.51% 44.53% 45.30%
Number of salaries quoted 36399 36451 40666
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 £77,500 £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 22 October 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 22 October 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
London +25 1924 £55,000 +4.76% 258
South East +1 1856 £49,750 -0.50% 224
East of England +9 339 £47,500 +24.18% 70
South West -33 241 £42,500 +21.42% 84
West Midlands +17 231 £42,500 +6.25% 37
North West -29 185 £42,500 +21.42% 47
Yorkshire +17 160 £45,000 +23.28% 24
East Midlands +21 104 £40,000 - 14
North East -29 17 £45,000 +16.12% 5
Midlands +5 1 £37,000 +48.00% 1
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 3575 (35.16%) Finance
2 1737 (17.08%) Degree
3 1529 (15.04%) Agile Software Development
4 1433 (14.09%) Project Management
5 1360 (13.38%) Windows
6 1288 (12.67%) SQL
6 1288 (12.67%) Banking
7 1271 (12.50%) Retail
8 1235 (12.15%) Linux
9 1188 (11.68%) Microsoft
10 1165 (11.46%) Cisco
11 1133 (11.14%) Java
12 1002 (9.86%) Marketing
13 948 (9.32%) ITIL
14 903 (8.88%) Internet
15 885 (8.70%) Oracle
16 845 (8.31%) Security Cleared
17 800 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
18 769 (7.56%) SQL Server
19 749 (7.37%) Scrum
20 727 (7.15%) Firewall
21 725 (7.13%) MS Excel
22 716 (7.04%) Cisco Certification
23 698 (6.87%) C#
24 691 (6.80%) .NET
25 673 (6.62%) UNIX
26 662 (6.51%) VoIP
27 659 (6.48%) HTML
28 656 (6.45%) Broadband
29 646 (6.35%) Business Intelligence

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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
1 253 (2.49%) SharePoint
2 250 (2.46%) MS Exchange
3 234 (2.30%) Apache
4 228 (2.24%) Tomcat
5 155 (1.52%) IIS
6 128 (1.26%) WebLogic
7 116 (1.14%) WebSphere
8 109 (1.07%) CMS
9 103 (1.01%) Lync
10 98 (0.96%) JBoss
11 86 (0.85%) SAS
12 81 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
13 58 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
14 55 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 54 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
16 48 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
17 40 (0.39%) MQSeries
18 38 (0.37%) Oracle Service Bus
19 36 (0.35%) WordPress
19 36 (0.35%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 725 (7.13%) MS Excel
2 548 (5.39%) MS Office
3 129 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 122 (1.20%) MS Project
5 118 (1.16%) MS Visio
6 37 (0.36%) SPSS
7 36 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
8 33 (0.32%) Photoshop
9 30 (0.30%) XMetaL
10 25 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
11 23 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
12 16 (0.16%) AutoCAD
13 14 (0.14%) Simulink
14 11 (0.11%) FrameMaker
15 10 (0.098%) Fireworks
16 7 (0.069%) Adobe Creative Suite
17 6 (0.059%) InDesign
18 4 (0.039%) Mingle
18 4 (0.039%) InfoPath
19 3 (0.030%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 263 (2.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 76 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
3 45 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
4 43 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
5 38 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
6 19 (0.19%) JDE OneWorld
6 19 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
7 18 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
8 16 (0.16%) CSG Singleview
8 16 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
9 13 (0.13%) Oracle iProcurement
9 13 (0.13%) Hyperion Planning
9 13 (0.13%) SAP MDM
10 11 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
11 10 (0.098%) Oracle ERP
12 9 (0.089%) Remedy AR System
12 9 (0.089%) HFM
13 8 (0.079%) Movex
13 8 (0.079%) SAP InfiniteInsight
13 8 (0.079%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 213 (2.10%) SaaS
2 105 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
3 56 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 55 (0.54%) Office 365
5 42 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
6 31 (0.30%) PaaS
7 27 (0.27%) IaaS
8 26 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
9 18 (0.18%) Force.com
10 11 (0.11%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.049%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 5 (0.049%) ElastiCache
11 5 (0.049%) GitHub
12 4 (0.039%) AWS Data Pipeline
13 3 (0.030%) IBM SmartCloud
13 3 (0.030%) CloudFront
14 2 (0.020%) Amazon EMR
14 2 (0.020%) Route 53
15 1 (0.010%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 903 (8.88%) Internet
2 727 (7.15%) Firewall
3 662 (6.51%) VoIP
4 656 (6.45%) Broadband
5 614 (6.04%) LAN
6 550 (5.41%) WAN
7 547 (5.38%) MPLS
8 507 (4.99%) Wireless
9 489 (4.81%) 3G
10 488 (4.80%) TCP/IP
11 381 (3.75%) VPN
12 373 (3.67%) LTE
13 342 (3.36%) 4G
14 335 (3.29%) BGP
15 334 (3.29%) DNS
16 271 (2.67%) Network Security
17 261 (2.57%) OSPF
18 213 (2.10%) Ethernet
19 204 (2.01%) GSM
20 202 (1.99%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 769 (7.56%) SQL Server
2 381 (3.75%) MySQL
3 191 (1.88%) Oracle Database
4 181 (1.78%) Big Data
5 177 (1.74%) Relational Database
6 176 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
7 170 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 168 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 121 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
10 100 (0.98%) RDBMS
11 98 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 77 (0.76%) MongoDB
13 68 (0.67%) Data Mining
14 63 (0.62%) DB2
15 62 (0.61%) Hadoop
15 62 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
15 62 (0.61%) NoSQL
16 61 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
17 46 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
18 40 (0.39%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 195 (1.92%) Git (software)
2 181 (1.78%) Subversion
3 157 (1.54%) Selenium
4 125 (1.23%) JIRA
5 99 (0.97%) Visual Studio
6 97 (0.95%) Maven
7 93 (0.91%) JUnit
8 76 (0.75%) Jenkins
9 69 (0.68%) ReSharper
10 65 (0.64%) TeamCity
11 63 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
12 54 (0.53%) NUnit
13 51 (0.50%) Eclipse
14 47 (0.46%) Cucumber
14 47 (0.46%) WebDriver
15 41 (0.40%) Ant
16 35 (0.34%) Rhino Mocks
16 35 (0.34%) TestDirector
17 32 (0.31%) LoadRunner
17 32 (0.31%) JBehave
General
1 3575 (35.16%) Finance
2 1288 (12.67%) Banking
3 1271 (12.50%) Retail
4 1002 (9.86%) Marketing
5 447 (4.40%) Manufacturing
6 430 (4.23%) Billing
7 399 (3.92%) Electronics
8 263 (2.59%) Legal
9 257 (2.53%) Advertising
10 177 (1.74%) Games
11 123 (1.21%) Law
12 122 (1.20%) Aerospace
13 101 (0.99%) Investment Banking
14 93 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
15 92 (0.90%) Multimedia
16 83 (0.82%) German Language
17 80 (0.79%) Military
18 77 (0.76%) Back Office
19 74 (0.73%) Automotive
20 59 (0.58%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1311 (12.89%) Developer
2 1061 (10.44%) Analyst
3 960 (9.44%) Consultant
4 807 (7.94%) Project Manager
5 689 (6.78%) Architect
6 568 (5.59%) Network Engineer
7 422 (4.15%) Business Analyst
8 382 (3.76%) Support Engineer
9 342 (3.36%) Java Developer
10 312 (3.07%) Senior Developer
11 282 (2.77%) Solutions Architect
12 254 (2.50%) Software Engineer
13 224 (2.20%) .NET Developer
14 213 (2.10%) C# Developer
15 206 (2.03%) Senior Manager
16 193 (1.90%) Junior
17 183 (1.80%) Administrator
18 174 (1.71%) Team Leader
19 170 (1.67%) Service Manager
20 163 (1.60%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 691 (6.80%) .NET
2 659 (6.48%) HTML
3 542 (5.33%) XML
4 517 (5.09%) CSS
5 419 (4.12%) Web Services
6 364 (3.58%) jQuery
7 312 (3.07%) ASP.NET
8 293 (2.88%) J2EE
9 267 (2.63%) Spring
10 232 (2.28%) HTML5
11 194 (1.91%) JSP
12 187 (1.84%) SOAP
13 182 (1.79%) JSON
14 158 (1.55%) Hibernate
15 154 (1.51%) REST
16 152 (1.50%) .NET Framework
17 139 (1.37%) Java EE
18 130 (1.28%) LINQ
19 122 (1.20%) Middleware
20 121 (1.19%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 800 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
2 527 (5.18%) Computer Science
3 387 (3.81%) Smartphone
4 286 (2.81%) DTV
5 284 (2.79%) Management Information System
6 255 (2.51%) User Experience
7 226 (2.22%) Mobile App
8 201 (1.98%) Open Source
9 190 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
10 161 (1.58%) Social Media
11 122 (1.20%) Client/Server
12 118 (1.16%) Digital Media
13 116 (1.14%) Blackberry
14 114 (1.12%) Statistics
15 108 (1.06%) Mathematics
16 101 (0.99%) Clustering
17 97 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
18 88 (0.87%) Algorithms
19 87 (0.86%) FMCG
20 85 (0.84%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1360 (13.38%) Windows
2 1235 (12.15%) Linux
3 673 (6.62%) UNIX
4 323 (3.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 274 (2.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 218 (2.14%) Windows 7
7 170 (1.67%) Solaris
7 170 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 169 (1.66%) Android
9 140 (1.38%) Windows XP
10 135 (1.33%) Apple iOS
11 87 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 76 (0.75%) Windows 8
13 54 (0.53%) AIX
14 47 (0.46%) CentOS
15 41 (0.40%) Debian
16 37 (0.36%) Ubuntu
17 33 (0.32%) Windows 2000
18 25 (0.25%) Windows Vista
19 23 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1529 (15.04%) Agile Software Development
2 1433 (14.09%) Project Management
3 948 (9.32%) ITIL
4 749 (7.37%) Scrum
5 646 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
6 611 (6.01%) CRM
7 584 (5.74%) PRINCE2
8 570 (5.61%) Service Delivery
9 520 (5.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 516 (5.08%) E-Commerce
11 495 (4.87%) Programme Management
12 494 (4.86%) Service Management
13 481 (4.73%) Software Engineering
14 403 (3.96%) Mentoring
15 402 (3.95%) Business Development
16 379 (3.73%) Change Management
17 369 (3.63%) TDD
18 351 (3.45%) Waterfall
19 327 (3.22%) OO
20 324 (3.19%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1288 (12.67%) SQL
2 1133 (11.14%) Java
3 698 (6.87%) C#
4 622 (6.12%) JavaScript
5 434 (4.27%) C
6 432 (4.25%) C++
7 287 (2.82%) Python
8 262 (2.58%) PHP
9 199 (1.96%) Perl
10 162 (1.59%) T-SQL
11 126 (1.24%) Ruby
12 108 (1.06%) PowerShell
13 102 (1.00%) Shell Script
14 101 (0.99%) Bash Shell
15 81 (0.80%) VB
16 78 (0.77%) PL/SQL
17 52 (0.51%) Scala
18 49 (0.48%) PowerHouse
19 39 (0.38%) XPath
20 38 (0.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1737 (17.08%) Degree
2 845 (8.31%) Security Cleared
3 716 (7.04%) Cisco Certification
4 581 (5.71%) SC Cleared
5 432 (4.25%) CCNP
6 419 (4.12%) CCNA
7 323 (3.18%) ISEB
8 218 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 209 (2.06%) PMI Certification
10 168 (1.65%) DV Cleared
11 162 (1.59%) PMP
12 128 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 122 (1.20%) CCIE
14 116 (1.14%) CCDP
15 112 (1.10%) HND
16 106 (1.04%) MCSE
17 105 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 98 (0.96%) ISTQB
19 94 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
20 89 (0.88%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 557 (5.48%) SLA
2 402 (3.95%) QA
3 156 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 80 (0.79%) PCI DSS
5 49 (0.48%) ISO 9001
6 40 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 31 (0.30%) COBIT
8 28 (0.28%) ISO 14001
9 27 (0.27%) Data Quality
10 23 (0.23%) ISO 9000
11 18 (0.18%) GPG13
12 5 (0.049%) HL7
12 5 (0.049%) JTAG
12 5 (0.049%) COSO
13 4 (0.039%) ISO 8583
13 4 (0.039%) TickIT
14 2 (0.020%) P3O
14 2 (0.020%) GAMP
15 1 (0.010%) HIPAA
System Software
1 457 (4.49%) Active Directory
2 327 (3.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 106 (1.04%) Hyper-V
4 67 (0.66%) XenApp
5 55 (0.54%) vSphere
6 54 (0.53%) VMware ESX
7 42 (0.41%) XenDesktop
8 41 (0.40%) Firmware
9 35 (0.34%) NDS
10 34 (0.33%) ISA Server
11 28 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
11 28 (0.28%) NFS
12 26 (0.26%) KVM
12 26 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
13 24 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
14 23 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
15 22 (0.22%) Terminal Services
16 21 (0.21%) ProxySG
17 19 (0.19%) Squid
18 15 (0.15%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 100 (0.98%) SCCM
2 98 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
3 74 (0.73%) Nagios
4 58 (0.57%) NetBackup
5 57 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
6 55 (0.54%) Puppet
7 48 (0.47%) SCOM
8 46 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 46 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
9 45 (0.44%) Netcool
10 40 (0.39%) OpenView
10 40 (0.39%) FortiGate
11 35 (0.34%) Tivoli
12 30 (0.30%) Opsview
13 25 (0.25%) Cacti
13 25 (0.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 23 (0.23%) WSUS
15 20 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
16 19 (0.19%) Ansible
16 19 (0.19%) logstash
Vendors
1 1188 (11.68%) Microsoft
2 1165 (11.46%) Cisco
3 885 (8.70%) Oracle
4 462 (4.54%) SAP
5 461 (4.53%) VMware
6 438 (4.31%) Fujitsu
7 378 (3.72%) Juniper
8 258 (2.54%) HP
9 223 (2.19%) Avaya
10 222 (2.18%) Citrix
11 220 (2.16%) IBM
12 202 (1.99%) CheckPoint
13 191 (1.88%) Huawei
14 188 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
15 149 (1.47%) Ericsson
16 147 (1.45%) Red Hat
17 127 (1.25%) TIBCO
18 120 (1.18%) F5
19 104 (1.02%) Mitel
20 101 (0.99%) NetApp
Crawley, West Sussex
Roc Search
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Warwickshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: including bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 3 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
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The People Network
Salary: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - £36,000 pro rata
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Posted: 6 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum basic + benefits
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