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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 59 54 54
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 4676 5097 4431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.57% 4.66% 4.35%
As % of the General category 10.26% 10.57% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3767 3544 3053
Average salary £47,500 £49,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.04% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
45565 48222 45204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.56% 44.10% 44.42%
Number of salaries quoted 36591 37776 36003
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £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 31 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 31 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 +6 1970 £55,000 +4.76% 236
South East -8 1374 £50,000 - 188
South West +11 445 £44,000 +10.00% 89
East of England +1 294 £40,000 -11.11% 35
North West +27 208 £40,000 +6.66% 42
West Midlands -23 146 £40,000 +6.66% 33
Yorkshire -12 145 £35,000 - 18
East Midlands -14 66 £47,500 +26.66% 12
Midlands -10 6 £50,000 -13.04%
North East -31 4 £41,250 +0.60%
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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 3226 (34.15%) Finance
2 1751 (18.54%) Agile Software Development
3 1579 (16.72%) Degree
4 1449 (15.34%) Banking
5 1357 (14.37%) Windows
6 1348 (14.27%) SQL
7 1263 (13.37%) Java
8 1166 (12.34%) Cisco
9 1139 (12.06%) Marketing
10 1118 (11.84%) Microsoft
11 1115 (11.80%) Project Management
12 1090 (11.54%) Linux
13 896 (9.49%) Business Intelligence
14 862 (9.13%) Retail
15 844 (8.93%) MS Excel
16 838 (8.87%) ITIL
17 785 (8.31%) Cisco Certification
18 781 (8.27%) JavaScript
19 780 (8.26%) HTML
20 767 (8.12%) SQL Server
21 758 (8.02%) C#
22 727 (7.70%) Scrum
23 718 (7.60%) .NET
24 706 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
25 699 (7.40%) Oracle
26 688 (7.28%) Firewall
27 684 (7.24%) Manufacturing
28 676 (7.16%) Programme Management
29 672 (7.11%) VoIP
30 651 (6.89%) WAN

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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
1 251 (2.66%) MS Exchange
2 181 (1.92%) Tomcat
3 168 (1.78%) Apache
4 144 (1.52%) WebSphere
5 136 (1.44%) JBoss
6 135 (1.43%) SharePoint
7 121 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
8 106 (1.12%) CMS
9 101 (1.07%) Lync
10 80 (0.85%) Node.js
11 72 (0.76%) WebLogic
11 72 (0.76%) IIS
12 68 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
13 63 (0.67%) OpenStack
14 60 (0.64%) SAS
15 57 (0.60%) Apache Pig
16 49 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
17 48 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
18 34 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
19 31 (0.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 844 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 492 (5.21%) MS Office
3 146 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 137 (1.45%) MS Visio
5 125 (1.32%) MS Project
6 26 (0.28%) Photoshop
7 23 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
8 18 (0.19%) AutoCAD
9 11 (0.12%) SPSS
10 9 (0.095%) Acrobat
10 9 (0.095%) Adobe Illustrator
10 9 (0.095%) FrameMaker
11 8 (0.085%) OmniGraffle
12 7 (0.074%) MicroStation
13 5 (0.053%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 5 (0.053%) XMetaL
14 4 (0.042%) InDesign
14 4 (0.042%) Adobe Captivate
15 3 (0.032%) Adobe After Effects
16 2 (0.021%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 514 (5.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 44 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
3 16 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
4 12 (0.13%) SAP CRM
5 10 (0.11%) SAP FI
6 9 (0.095%) Primavera
6 9 (0.095%) SAP ERP
6 9 (0.095%) SAP IS-U
7 8 (0.085%) CSG Singleview
7 8 (0.085%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 7 (0.074%) SAP CO
8 7 (0.074%) WebTrends
8 7 (0.074%) SAP FI/CO
8 7 (0.074%) Remedy ITSM
8 7 (0.074%) Oracle BPM
9 6 (0.064%) Sage 50
9 6 (0.064%) Magento
9 6 (0.064%) Oracle EBS
10 5 (0.053%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 252 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
2 232 (2.46%) SaaS
3 106 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
4 104 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 78 (0.83%) Office 365
6 71 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
7 68 (0.72%) IaaS
8 50 (0.53%) PaaS
9 34 (0.36%) Amazon S3
10 27 (0.29%) Google Analytics
11 25 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
12 18 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
13 16 (0.17%) Google App Engine
13 16 (0.17%) Force.com
14 13 (0.14%) Route 53
15 9 (0.095%) Mimecast
16 8 (0.085%) GitHub
17 7 (0.074%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 6 (0.064%) Adobe Analytics
19 3 (0.032%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 688 (7.28%) Firewall
2 672 (7.11%) VoIP
3 651 (6.89%) WAN
4 633 (6.70%) LAN
5 563 (5.96%) VPN
6 559 (5.92%) Internet
7 550 (5.82%) TCP/IP
8 507 (5.37%) MPLS
9 465 (4.92%) Wireless
10 418 (4.43%) DNS
11 385 (4.08%) Broadband
12 303 (3.21%) BGP
13 268 (2.84%) OSPF
14 260 (2.75%) Network Security
15 240 (2.54%) Ethernet
16 208 (2.20%) Unified Communications
17 206 (2.18%) SAN
18 187 (1.98%) DHCP
19 182 (1.93%) 3G
20 166 (1.76%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 767 (8.12%) SQL Server
2 418 (4.43%) MySQL
3 286 (3.03%) Big Data
4 201 (2.13%) NoSQL
5 197 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
6 189 (2.00%) Relational Database
7 173 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 170 (1.80%) Hadoop
9 169 (1.79%) MongoDB
10 151 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 133 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
12 126 (1.33%) RDBMS
13 112 (1.19%) Oracle Database
14 99 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
15 85 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 75 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
17 71 (0.75%) Data Mining
18 63 (0.67%) Apache Hive
19 62 (0.66%) DB2
20 54 (0.57%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 282 (2.99%) Git (software)
2 158 (1.67%) Jenkins
3 157 (1.66%) Selenium
4 148 (1.57%) Subversion
5 134 (1.42%) JIRA
6 115 (1.22%) NUnit
7 95 (1.01%) Maven
8 77 (0.82%) Visual Studio
9 66 (0.70%) JUnit
10 65 (0.69%) Eclipse
11 62 (0.66%) Rhino Mocks
12 58 (0.61%) Ant
13 57 (0.60%) WebDriver
14 51 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
14 51 (0.54%) Moq
15 41 (0.43%) MSTest
16 39 (0.41%) Cucumber
16 39 (0.41%) HP UFT
17 37 (0.39%) ReSharper
18 35 (0.37%) TeamCity
General
1 3226 (34.15%) Finance
2 1449 (15.34%) Banking
3 1139 (12.06%) Marketing
4 862 (9.13%) Retail
5 684 (7.24%) Manufacturing
6 637 (6.74%) Electronics
7 366 (3.87%) Billing
8 283 (3.00%) Legal
9 229 (2.42%) Advertising
10 211 (2.23%) Games
11 146 (1.55%) Online Betting
12 120 (1.27%) Law
13 118 (1.25%) Aerospace
14 88 (0.93%) Automotive
14 88 (0.93%) Back Office
15 61 (0.65%) Retail Banking
16 59 (0.62%) Publishing
17 56 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
18 47 (0.50%) French Language
19 37 (0.39%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1568 (16.60%) Developer
2 1126 (11.92%) Analyst
3 651 (6.89%) Project Manager
4 601 (6.36%) Architect
5 530 (5.61%) Consultant
6 465 (4.92%) Network Engineer
7 461 (4.88%) Business Analyst
8 398 (4.21%) Senior Developer
8 398 (4.21%) Java Developer
9 303 (3.21%) Software Engineer
10 301 (3.19%) Senior Manager
11 254 (2.69%) Solutions Architect
11 254 (2.69%) Support Engineer
12 230 (2.43%) .NET Developer
13 213 (2.25%) Software Developer
14 200 (2.12%) Administrator
15 184 (1.95%) C# Developer
16 183 (1.94%) Senior Analyst
17 181 (1.92%) Service Manager
18 149 (1.58%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 780 (8.26%) HTML
2 718 (7.60%) .NET
3 573 (6.07%) CSS
4 512 (5.42%) XML
5 480 (5.08%) Web Services
6 357 (3.78%) ASP.NET
7 345 (3.65%) jQuery
8 305 (3.23%) Spring
9 251 (2.66%) HTML5
10 243 (2.57%) SOAP
11 215 (2.28%) REST
12 189 (2.00%) J2EE
13 159 (1.68%) JSON
14 157 (1.66%) Hibernate
15 155 (1.64%) AngularJS
16 146 (1.55%) .NET Framework
17 142 (1.50%) Ajax
17 142 (1.50%) ASP.NET MVC
18 137 (1.45%) Java EE
19 116 (1.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 706 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
2 613 (6.49%) Data Centre
3 527 (5.58%) Computer Science
4 522 (5.53%) DTV
5 305 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 273 (2.89%) Digital Media
7 198 (2.10%) User Experience
8 157 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
9 150 (1.59%) Mobile App
10 148 (1.57%) FMCG
11 129 (1.37%) PMI
12 119 (1.26%) Blackberry
12 119 (1.26%) IPTV
13 107 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
14 101 (1.07%) Mathematics
15 100 (1.06%) IVR
16 98 (1.04%) Online Games
17 90 (0.95%) Handset
18 89 (0.94%) Statistics
19 88 (0.93%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1357 (14.37%) Windows
2 1090 (11.54%) Linux
3 604 (6.39%) UNIX
4 262 (2.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 226 (2.39%) Android
6 219 (2.32%) Apple iOS
7 185 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 179 (1.89%) Windows 7
9 125 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 121 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
11 98 (1.04%) Windows XP
12 81 (0.86%) Solaris
13 72 (0.76%) Windows 8
14 70 (0.74%) CentOS
15 48 (0.51%) Mac OS X
16 44 (0.47%) Debian
17 28 (0.30%) Ubuntu
18 23 (0.24%) Windows Vista
18 23 (0.24%) Windows Phone
19 18 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1751 (18.54%) Agile Software Development
2 1115 (11.80%) Project Management
3 896 (9.49%) Business Intelligence
4 838 (8.87%) ITIL
5 727 (7.70%) Scrum
6 676 (7.16%) Programme Management
7 648 (6.86%) Software Engineering
8 576 (6.10%) Digital Marketing
9 534 (5.65%) SDLC
10 527 (5.58%) PRINCE2
11 520 (5.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 510 (5.40%) CRM
13 508 (5.38%) E-Commerce
14 493 (5.22%) Service Delivery
15 443 (4.69%) OO
16 421 (4.46%) TDD
17 400 (4.23%) Analytics
18 382 (4.04%) Service Management
19 369 (3.91%) MVC
20 360 (3.81%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 1348 (14.27%) SQL
2 1263 (13.37%) Java
3 781 (8.27%) JavaScript
4 758 (8.02%) C#
5 424 (4.49%) C++
6 401 (4.25%) Python
7 308 (3.26%) C
8 263 (2.78%) PHP
9 205 (2.17%) Perl
10 165 (1.75%) Ruby
11 160 (1.69%) Bash Shell
12 137 (1.45%) T-SQL
13 127 (1.34%) PL/SQL
14 91 (0.96%) PowerShell
15 87 (0.92%) Shell Script
16 84 (0.89%) R
17 70 (0.74%) Scala
18 65 (0.69%) VB
19 62 (0.66%) VB.NET
20 59 (0.62%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1579 (16.72%) Degree
2 785 (8.31%) Cisco Certification
3 506 (5.36%) CCNA
4 443 (4.69%) CCNP
5 417 (4.41%) Security Cleared
6 306 (3.24%) SC Cleared
7 230 (2.43%) PMI Certification
8 200 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
9 176 (1.86%) ISEB
10 148 (1.57%) PMP
11 142 (1.50%) CCIE
12 137 (1.45%) CISSP
13 124 (1.31%) MCSE
14 114 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
15 90 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 72 (0.76%) ISTQB
17 64 (0.68%) MCP
18 63 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 58 (0.61%) HNC
20 57 (0.60%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 478 (5.06%) SLA
2 351 (3.72%) QA
3 144 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 74 (0.78%) PCI DSS
5 70 (0.74%) ISO 9001
6 50 (0.53%) HL7
7 32 (0.34%) ISO 9000
8 28 (0.30%) ISO 14001
9 25 (0.26%) Data Quality
10 24 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 23 (0.24%) PMBOK
12 16 (0.17%) COBIT
13 6 (0.064%) FISMA
13 6 (0.064%) DO-178B
14 4 (0.042%) GMP
15 3 (0.032%) BS7799
15 3 (0.032%) GAAP
15 3 (0.032%) GPG13
16 2 (0.021%) P3O
16 2 (0.021%) WCAG
System Software
1 422 (4.47%) Active Directory
2 390 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 115 (1.22%) Hyper-V
4 55 (0.58%) XenApp
5 41 (0.43%) KVM
6 37 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
7 36 (0.38%) vSphere
8 32 (0.34%) Firmware
9 28 (0.30%) VirtualBox
10 27 (0.29%) VMware ESX
10 27 (0.29%) Xen
11 21 (0.22%) XenDesktop
12 19 (0.20%) Docker
13 16 (0.17%) vCloud
13 16 (0.17%) NFS
14 14 (0.15%) ProxySG
15 13 (0.14%) XenServer
16 10 (0.11%) Terminal Services
17 9 (0.095%) ISA Server
17 9 (0.095%) LXC
Systems Management
1 120 (1.27%) Puppet
2 107 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
3 64 (0.68%) Ansible
4 61 (0.65%) Cisco CUCM
5 55 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
6 53 (0.56%) SCCM
7 40 (0.42%) Nagios
8 36 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 28 (0.30%) Vagrant
10 23 (0.24%) FortiGate
11 22 (0.23%) Cisco UCCX
11 22 (0.23%) Nessus
11 22 (0.23%) SolarWinds Orion
12 21 (0.22%) Cacti
13 20 (0.21%) OpenView
14 19 (0.20%) WSUS
15 17 (0.18%) Nmap
15 17 (0.18%) Backup Exec
15 17 (0.18%) Opsview
16 15 (0.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1166 (12.34%) Cisco
2 1118 (11.84%) Microsoft
3 699 (7.40%) Oracle
4 637 (6.74%) SAP
5 515 (5.45%) VMware
6 353 (3.74%) Juniper
7 289 (3.06%) HP
8 235 (2.49%) Avaya
9 214 (2.27%) CheckPoint
10 208 (2.20%) Red Hat
11 193 (2.04%) Citrix
12 170 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
13 169 (1.79%) F5
14 154 (1.63%) Huawei
15 147 (1.56%) IBM
16 117 (1.24%) Mitel
17 105 (1.11%) BT
18 101 (1.07%) Alcatel-Lucent
19 100 (1.06%) Nokia
20 91 (0.96%) Ericsson
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 1 hour ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £15,000 to £18,000 per annum plus on call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
ConSol Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Bonus, Stock Options and Benefi
Posted: 2 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + GREAT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
West Yorkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + £2k bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Salary: Car allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 5 hours ago