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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 53 50 50
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 4787 5585 4984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.62% 4.96% 4.78%
As % of the General category 10.46% 11.23% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3420 3820 3257
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
45760 49718 45372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.19% 44.17% 43.53%
Number of salaries quoted 36321 38918 36405
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £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 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 1852 £55,000 - 283
South East -3 1676 £50,000 - 223
East of England 0 321 £47,500 - 45
South West -20 288 £42,500 +18.88% 52
North West +26 231 £40,000 +6.66% 38
West Midlands -4 158 £47,500 +14.45% 25
Yorkshire -7 132 £40,000 +14.28% 15
East Midlands +24 95 £42,500 +21.42% 12
North East -12 8 £36,125 -20.60% 6
Midlands +11 6 £36,500 -45.92% 2
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 3104 (33.38%) Finance
2 1693 (18.21%) Degree
3 1579 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
4 1511 (16.25%) Banking
5 1336 (14.37%) Windows
6 1237 (13.30%) SQL
7 1188 (12.78%) Project Management
8 1160 (12.48%) Microsoft
9 1059 (11.39%) Java
10 1036 (11.14%) Cisco
11 964 (10.37%) Marketing
12 963 (10.36%) Linux
13 900 (9.68%) Retail
14 865 (9.30%) ITIL
15 786 (8.45%) SQL Server
16 765 (8.23%) MS Excel
17 703 (7.56%) Scrum
18 701 (7.54%) C#
19 695 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
20 687 (7.39%) Cisco Certification
21 679 (7.30%) HTML
22 665 (7.15%) JavaScript
23 664 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
24 660 (7.10%) .NET
25 648 (6.97%) Firewall
26 645 (6.94%) Oracle
27 641 (6.89%) PRINCE2
28 632 (6.80%) VoIP
29 590 (6.35%) LAN
30 582 (6.26%) WAN

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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
1 296 (3.18%) MS Exchange
2 186 (2.00%) Tomcat
3 184 (1.98%) Apache
4 164 (1.76%) SharePoint
5 138 (1.48%) Lync
6 129 (1.39%) CMS
7 120 (1.29%) WebSphere
8 113 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
9 104 (1.12%) IIS
10 98 (1.05%) JBoss
11 72 (0.77%) SAS
12 64 (0.69%) WebLogic
13 55 (0.59%) Node.js
14 48 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
15 47 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
16 43 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
16 43 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
17 42 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 42 (0.45%) Drupal
18 40 (0.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 765 (8.23%) MS Excel
2 516 (5.55%) MS Office
3 145 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 144 (1.55%) MS Project
5 125 (1.34%) MS Visio
6 37 (0.40%) Photoshop
7 25 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
8 18 (0.19%) Acrobat
8 18 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
9 16 (0.17%) AutoCAD
10 15 (0.16%) SPSS
11 13 (0.14%) InDesign
12 10 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 7 (0.075%) OmniGraffle
13 7 (0.075%) Fireworks
14 6 (0.065%) Adobe Captivate
15 5 (0.054%) FrameMaker
16 3 (0.032%) Simulink
17 2 (0.022%) PaintShop Pro
17 2 (0.022%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 314 (3.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 48 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 23 (0.25%) Google Analytics
4 20 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
5 16 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
6 11 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
7 9 (0.097%) Hyperion Planning
8 7 (0.075%) Oracle BPM
8 7 (0.075%) Sage 50
8 7 (0.075%) Agresso
9 6 (0.065%) WebTrends
9 6 (0.065%) Primavera
9 6 (0.065%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (0.065%) Oracle EBS R12
10 5 (0.054%) Unica
10 5 (0.054%) SAP CRM
10 5 (0.054%) Visualfiles
11 4 (0.043%) HFM
11 4 (0.043%) SAP ERP
11 4 (0.043%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 229 (2.46%) SaaS
2 185 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
3 106 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
4 85 (0.91%) Office 365
5 78 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
6 76 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
7 51 (0.55%) IaaS
8 32 (0.34%) Amazon S3
9 31 (0.33%) PaaS
10 22 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
11 18 (0.19%) Force.com
12 17 (0.18%) Route 53
13 10 (0.11%) Terremark
14 7 (0.075%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 7 (0.075%) Google Apps
15 5 (0.054%) GitHub
16 4 (0.043%) AWS CloudFormation
17 3 (0.032%) Azure Active Directory
17 3 (0.032%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 2 (0.022%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 648 (6.97%) Firewall
2 632 (6.80%) VoIP
3 590 (6.35%) LAN
4 582 (6.26%) WAN
5 547 (5.88%) Wireless
6 542 (5.83%) VPN
7 521 (5.60%) MPLS
8 497 (5.35%) Internet
9 477 (5.13%) TCP/IP
10 464 (4.99%) Broadband
11 438 (4.71%) DNS
12 340 (3.66%) Ethernet
13 269 (2.89%) BGP
14 244 (2.62%) DHCP
15 223 (2.40%) Network Security
16 214 (2.30%) Unified Communications
17 202 (2.17%) 3G
17 202 (2.17%) SAN
18 200 (2.15%) LTE
19 198 (2.13%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 786 (8.45%) SQL Server
2 424 (4.56%) MySQL
3 197 (2.12%) Big Data
4 175 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
5 174 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 171 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 150 (1.61%) NoSQL
8 135 (1.45%) Relational Database
9 132 (1.42%) MongoDB
10 116 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
11 102 (1.10%) Hadoop
12 97 (1.04%) RDBMS
13 80 (0.86%) Oracle Database
14 74 (0.80%) Data Mining
15 72 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
16 70 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 69 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
18 52 (0.56%) QlikView
19 49 (0.53%) DB2
20 46 (0.49%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 219 (2.36%) Git (software)
2 186 (2.00%) Subversion
3 148 (1.59%) Selenium
4 134 (1.44%) JIRA
5 117 (1.26%) Jenkins
6 103 (1.11%) NUnit
7 71 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 69 (0.74%) Visual Studio
9 63 (0.68%) Maven
10 61 (0.66%) WebDriver
11 60 (0.65%) Rhino Mocks
12 58 (0.62%) JUnit
13 54 (0.58%) Eclipse
13 54 (0.58%) Moq
14 48 (0.52%) Cucumber
15 42 (0.45%) ReSharper
16 38 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
17 37 (0.40%) MSTest
17 37 (0.40%) TeamCity
18 32 (0.34%) Ant
General
1 3104 (33.38%) Finance
2 1511 (16.25%) Banking
3 964 (10.37%) Marketing
4 900 (9.68%) Retail
5 488 (5.25%) Manufacturing
6 436 (4.69%) Electronics
7 380 (4.09%) Billing
8 291 (3.13%) Advertising
9 266 (2.86%) Legal
10 196 (2.11%) Games
11 130 (1.40%) Online Betting
12 122 (1.31%) Law
13 121 (1.30%) Aerospace
14 93 (1.00%) Automotive
15 72 (0.77%) Investment Banking
16 62 (0.67%) Retail Banking
17 60 (0.65%) Publishing
18 49 (0.53%) Back Office
19 34 (0.37%) Financial Institution
20 31 (0.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1333 (14.34%) Developer
2 1099 (11.82%) Analyst
3 800 (8.60%) Project Manager
4 607 (6.53%) Consultant
5 589 (6.33%) Architect
6 509 (5.47%) Business Analyst
7 435 (4.68%) Network Engineer
8 342 (3.68%) Java Developer
9 304 (3.27%) Support Engineer
10 303 (3.26%) Senior Developer
11 276 (2.97%) Software Engineer
12 269 (2.89%) Senior Manager
13 257 (2.76%) .NET Developer
14 245 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
15 222 (2.39%) C# Developer
16 203 (2.18%) Service Manager
17 186 (2.00%) Software Developer
18 183 (1.97%) Senior Analyst
19 171 (1.84%) Administrator
20 168 (1.81%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 679 (7.30%) HTML
2 660 (7.10%) .NET
3 550 (5.92%) XML
4 487 (5.24%) CSS
5 440 (4.73%) Web Services
6 317 (3.41%) ASP.NET
7 302 (3.25%) Spring
8 285 (3.07%) jQuery
9 215 (2.31%) SOAP
10 205 (2.20%) J2EE
11 202 (2.17%) HTML5
12 193 (2.08%) JSON
13 158 (1.70%) REST
14 153 (1.65%) Java EE
15 135 (1.45%) Ajax
16 133 (1.43%) Hibernate
17 127 (1.37%) .NET Framework
18 125 (1.34%) ASP.NET MVC
19 121 (1.30%) WPF
20 103 (1.11%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 695 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
2 520 (5.59%) Computer Science
3 323 (3.47%) DTV
4 245 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 202 (2.17%) User Experience
6 190 (2.04%) Open Source
7 146 (1.57%) PMI
8 145 (1.56%) FMCG
9 130 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
10 115 (1.24%) Blackberry
10 115 (1.24%) Statistics
11 105 (1.13%) Mobile App
12 104 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
13 103 (1.11%) IPTV
14 101 (1.09%) Client/Server
14 101 (1.09%) Social Media
15 94 (1.01%) Online Games
16 90 (0.97%) Clustering
17 83 (0.89%) Mathematics
18 75 (0.81%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1336 (14.37%) Windows
2 963 (10.36%) Linux
3 530 (5.70%) UNIX
4 307 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 193 (2.08%) Windows 7
6 191 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 172 (1.85%) Android
8 169 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 167 (1.80%) Apple iOS
10 133 (1.43%) Windows XP
11 132 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 113 (1.22%) Solaris
13 67 (0.72%) CentOS
14 63 (0.68%) Windows 8
15 57 (0.61%) Mac OS X
16 51 (0.55%) Windows Vista
17 31 (0.33%) Debian
18 25 (0.27%) Ubuntu
18 25 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
19 23 (0.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1579 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
2 1188 (12.78%) Project Management
3 865 (9.30%) ITIL
4 703 (7.56%) Scrum
5 664 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 641 (6.89%) PRINCE2
7 579 (6.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 544 (5.85%) Service Delivery
9 533 (5.73%) CRM
10 511 (5.50%) Software Engineering
11 509 (5.47%) Programme Management
12 447 (4.81%) E-Commerce
13 446 (4.80%) TDD
14 440 (4.73%) Service Management
15 403 (4.33%) OO
16 392 (4.22%) Business Development
17 387 (4.16%) Change Management
18 381 (4.10%) Digital Marketing
19 379 (4.08%) Business Analysis
20 374 (4.02%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1237 (13.30%) SQL
2 1059 (11.39%) Java
3 701 (7.54%) C#
4 665 (7.15%) JavaScript
5 383 (4.12%) C++
6 268 (2.88%) Python
7 250 (2.69%) C
8 229 (2.46%) PHP
9 184 (1.98%) T-SQL
10 141 (1.52%) Perl
11 132 (1.42%) Bash Shell
12 122 (1.31%) PL/SQL
13 97 (1.04%) PowerShell
14 85 (0.91%) Shell Script
15 77 (0.83%) Ruby
16 56 (0.60%) VB
17 55 (0.59%) Scala
18 51 (0.55%) R
19 50 (0.54%) VB.NET
20 49 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1693 (18.21%) Degree
2 687 (7.39%) Cisco Certification
3 452 (4.86%) Security Cleared
4 432 (4.65%) CCNA
5 406 (4.37%) CCNP
6 349 (3.75%) SC Cleared
7 309 (3.32%) PMI Certification
8 252 (2.71%) ISEB
9 219 (2.36%) PMP
10 179 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
11 132 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
12 128 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 114 (1.23%) CCIE
14 109 (1.17%) MCSE
15 99 (1.06%) CISSP
16 81 (0.87%) DV Cleared
17 71 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 69 (0.74%) ISTQB
19 63 (0.68%) MCP
20 62 (0.67%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 580 (6.24%) SLA
2 356 (3.83%) QA
3 198 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 118 (1.27%) ISO 9001
5 89 (0.96%) PCI DSS
6 66 (0.71%) ISO 14001
6 66 (0.71%) ISO 9000
7 33 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 27 (0.29%) HL7
9 23 (0.25%) Data Quality
10 18 (0.19%) COBIT
11 9 (0.097%) GPG13
12 7 (0.075%) DO-254
12 7 (0.075%) PMBOK
13 6 (0.065%) DO-178B
14 5 (0.054%) JSP 440
15 4 (0.043%) GAAP
15 4 (0.043%) IEC 61508
16 3 (0.032%) JTAG
16 3 (0.032%) FINREP
System Software
1 455 (4.89%) Active Directory
2 325 (3.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 121 (1.30%) Hyper-V
4 53 (0.57%) XenApp
5 51 (0.55%) vSphere
6 50 (0.54%) KVM
7 42 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
8 37 (0.40%) Firmware
9 34 (0.37%) NFS
10 30 (0.32%) VMware ESX
11 27 (0.29%) VirtualBox
12 24 (0.26%) Terminal Services
13 21 (0.23%) Xen
14 20 (0.22%) ISA Server
15 16 (0.17%) XenDesktop
16 12 (0.13%) XenServer
17 11 (0.12%) Kamailio
17 11 (0.12%) ProxySG
18 10 (0.11%) vCloud
19 9 (0.097%) Squid
Systems Management
1 75 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
2 60 (0.65%) Cisco CUCM
3 59 (0.63%) SCCM
4 45 (0.48%) Puppet
5 44 (0.47%) Nagios
6 40 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 36 (0.39%) WSUS
8 32 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
9 28 (0.30%) OpenView
10 25 (0.27%) NetBackup
11 23 (0.25%) Vagrant
12 22 (0.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 21 (0.23%) SCOM
14 20 (0.22%) Cisco UCCX
15 18 (0.19%) SolarWinds Orion
15 18 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
15 18 (0.19%) Cacti
16 17 (0.18%) FortiGate
16 17 (0.18%) Ansible
16 17 (0.18%) logstash
Vendors
1 1160 (12.48%) Microsoft
2 1036 (11.14%) Cisco
3 645 (6.94%) Oracle
4 479 (5.15%) VMware
5 425 (4.57%) SAP
6 301 (3.24%) Juniper
7 285 (3.07%) HP
8 259 (2.79%) Avaya
9 234 (2.52%) Huawei
10 216 (2.32%) Red Hat
11 191 (2.05%) Citrix
12 152 (1.63%) Ericsson
13 147 (1.58%) Mitel
14 143 (1.54%) CheckPoint
15 139 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
16 135 (1.45%) IBM
17 127 (1.37%) F5
18 110 (1.18%) Alcatel-Lucent
19 105 (1.13%) Nokia
20 92 (0.99%) Apple
London
Earth Stream Global
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Computer People
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East
IC Resources
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Exchange Resources LLP
Salary: Excellent Benefiots
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £18-21,000 + Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £49000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: To £26k
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nelson, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus Scheme , Pension , Healthcare
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Salary: 20% bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Centum Recruitment Limited
Salary: £60k-70k OTE Yr 1
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Pension, Health
Posted: 15 hours ago