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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 46 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 5165 4770 5556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.34% 4.60% 4.99%
As % of the General category 12.22% 10.41% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4039 3421 3797
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
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
42253 45835 49258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.67% 44.25% 44.20%
Number of salaries quoted 34794 36293 38677
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
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 £45,000 £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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 +1 1959 £55,000 - 552
South East -2 1490 £47,500 -5.00% 211
South West +38 622 £42,500 - 113
East of England +21 399 £42,500 -10.52% 57
North West +17 250 £35,000 -12.50% 56
West Midlands +4 190 £43,000 -9.47% 43
Yorkshire +39 166 £39,250 -4.84% 13
East Midlands -27 71 £37,500 -11.76% 12
North East +15 24 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Midlands -8 2 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3540 (36.04%) Finance
2 1979 (20.15%) Agile Software Development
3 1867 (19.01%) Degree
4 1702 (17.33%) Banking
5 1562 (15.90%) Marketing
6 1336 (13.60%) Java
7 1235 (12.57%) Microsoft
8 1232 (12.54%) Windows
9 1207 (12.29%) Linux
10 1191 (12.12%) SQL
11 1132 (11.52%) Business Intelligence
12 1107 (11.27%) Cisco
13 1061 (10.80%) Manufacturing
14 1054 (10.73%) Programme Management
15 1008 (10.26%) Electronics
16 984 (10.02%) Project Management
17 953 (9.70%) Retail
18 894 (9.10%) SAP
19 866 (8.82%) JavaScript
20 853 (8.68%) Digital Marketing
21 821 (8.36%) ITIL
22 803 (8.17%) C#
23 797 (8.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
24 791 (8.05%) SQL Server
25 787 (8.01%) HTML
26 782 (7.96%) .NET
27 776 (7.90%) Analytical Skills
28 762 (7.76%) Computer Science
29 753 (7.67%) Cisco Certification
30 740 (7.53%) MS Excel

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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
1 191 (1.94%) MS Exchange
2 137 (1.39%) Apache
3 122 (1.24%) SharePoint
4 120 (1.22%) OpenStack
5 118 (1.20%) Node.js
6 116 (1.18%) IIS
7 112 (1.14%) CMS
8 108 (1.10%) SAS
9 105 (1.07%) Skype for Business
10 104 (1.06%) JBoss
11 95 (0.97%) Tomcat
12 81 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
13 73 (0.74%) Apache Spark
14 65 (0.66%) WebLogic
15 62 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
16 59 (0.60%) Apache Pig
17 56 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
18 52 (0.53%) WebSphere
19 51 (0.52%) Mule
20 45 (0.46%) Alfresco
Applications
1 740 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 508 (5.17%) MS Office
3 164 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 112 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 103 (1.05%) MS Project
6 48 (0.49%) Photoshop
7 37 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
8 21 (0.21%) SPSS
9 18 (0.18%) InDesign
10 16 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 14 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
12 11 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
13 6 (0.061%) Acrobat
14 5 (0.051%) AutoCAD
15 3 (0.031%) Adobe Captivate
15 3 (0.031%) RoboHelp
15 3 (0.031%) Stata
16 2 (0.020%) Gephi
16 2 (0.020%) Mathematica
16 2 (0.020%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 797 (8.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 62 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 47 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
4 40 (0.41%) SAP FS
5 30 (0.31%) HFM
6 28 (0.29%) Hyperion Planning
7 19 (0.19%) Magento
8 17 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
9 14 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
10 13 (0.13%) Markit EDM
11 12 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
11 12 (0.12%) Unica
11 12 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
12 10 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
13 7 (0.071%) CSG Singleview
13 7 (0.071%) Oracle Financials
14 6 (0.061%) Oracle BPM
14 6 (0.061%) Oracle EBS R12
14 6 (0.061%) Oracle iProcurement
15 5 (0.051%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 445 (4.53%) SaaS
2 246 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
3 160 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 109 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
5 95 (0.97%) Office 365
6 76 (0.77%) IaaS
7 58 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
8 30 (0.31%) PaaS
9 23 (0.23%) Amazon S3
10 20 (0.20%) Google Analytics
11 18 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
12 17 (0.17%) GitHub
13 13 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
13 13 (0.13%) Google App Engine
14 9 (0.092%) Google Apps
15 7 (0.071%) CloudFront
16 6 (0.061%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 5 (0.051%) Adobe Analytics
17 5 (0.051%) Force.com
18 4 (0.041%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 723 (7.36%) Firewall
2 709 (7.22%) WAN
3 697 (7.10%) VoIP
4 635 (6.46%) LAN
5 532 (5.42%) VPN
6 528 (5.38%) MPLS
7 519 (5.28%) Internet
8 502 (5.11%) TCP/IP
9 439 (4.47%) Wireless
10 424 (4.32%) DNS
11 338 (3.44%) BGP
12 335 (3.41%) Network Security
13 330 (3.36%) Broadband
14 275 (2.80%) OSPF
15 265 (2.70%) Ethernet
16 224 (2.28%) Unified Communications
17 180 (1.83%) SAN
18 173 (1.76%) DHCP
19 160 (1.63%) IP Telephony
20 153 (1.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 791 (8.05%) SQL Server
2 370 (3.77%) Big Data
3 361 (3.68%) MySQL
4 276 (2.81%) NoSQL
5 218 (2.22%) Relational Database
6 178 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 166 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
8 164 (1.67%) Hadoop
9 160 (1.63%) Oracle Database
10 156 (1.59%) MongoDB
11 121 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 118 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
13 94 (0.96%) RDBMS
14 93 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 90 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
16 79 (0.80%) Apache Hive
17 74 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
18 69 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
19 60 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
20 57 (0.58%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 283 (2.88%) Git (software)
2 200 (2.04%) JIRA
3 189 (1.92%) Jenkins
4 180 (1.83%) Selenium
5 175 (1.78%) Subversion
6 159 (1.62%) Maven
6 159 (1.62%) Visual Studio
7 107 (1.09%) JUnit
8 92 (0.94%) Ant
9 88 (0.90%) Cucumber
10 76 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
11 57 (0.58%) NUnit
12 50 (0.51%) WebDriver
13 49 (0.50%) Eclipse
14 48 (0.49%) Artifactory
15 45 (0.46%) Rhino Mocks
16 43 (0.44%) Gradle
16 43 (0.44%) Sonatype Nexus
17 40 (0.41%) Mockito
17 40 (0.41%) Vagrant
General
1 3540 (36.04%) Finance
2 1702 (17.33%) Banking
3 1562 (15.90%) Marketing
4 1061 (10.80%) Manufacturing
5 1008 (10.26%) Electronics
6 953 (9.70%) Retail
7 363 (3.70%) Billing
8 217 (2.21%) Games
9 195 (1.99%) Advertising
10 163 (1.66%) Legal
11 156 (1.59%) Aerospace
12 129 (1.31%) Automotive
13 107 (1.09%) Online Betting
14 96 (0.98%) Law
15 70 (0.71%) Publishing
16 62 (0.63%) French Language
17 56 (0.57%) Back Office
18 54 (0.55%) Multimedia
19 51 (0.52%) German Language
20 49 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1519 (15.46%) Developer
2 1129 (11.49%) Analyst
3 784 (7.98%) Architect
4 560 (5.70%) Project Manager
5 529 (5.39%) Consultant
6 497 (5.06%) Network Engineer
7 411 (4.18%) Java Developer
8 364 (3.71%) Telecoms Manager
9 362 (3.69%) Business Analyst
10 348 (3.54%) C# Developer
11 329 (3.35%) Support Engineer
12 306 (3.12%) Senior Developer
13 304 (3.09%) .NET Developer
14 290 (2.95%) Software Engineer
15 277 (2.82%) Solutions Architect
16 234 (2.38%) IT Manager
16 234 (2.38%) Software Developer
17 218 (2.22%) Designer
18 197 (2.01%) C# .NET Developer
19 195 (1.99%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 787 (8.01%) HTML
2 782 (7.96%) .NET
3 656 (6.68%) CSS
4 619 (6.30%) Web Services
5 378 (3.85%) XML
6 363 (3.70%) Spring
7 342 (3.48%) ASP.NET
8 305 (3.10%) HTML5
9 287 (2.92%) jQuery
10 254 (2.59%) AngularJS
11 251 (2.56%) J2EE
12 235 (2.39%) SOAP
13 211 (2.15%) Java EE
14 207 (2.11%) CSS3
15 202 (2.06%) REST
16 192 (1.95%) Hibernate
17 158 (1.61%) Middleware
18 155 (1.58%) ASP.NET MVC
19 154 (1.57%) RESTful
20 129 (1.31%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 776 (7.90%) Analytical Skills
2 762 (7.76%) Computer Science
3 602 (6.13%) Data Centre
4 436 (4.44%) Digital Media
5 314 (3.20%) Management Information System
6 238 (2.42%) User Experience
7 225 (2.29%) Mathematics
8 159 (1.62%) Mobile App
9 128 (1.30%) PMI
10 116 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
11 107 (1.09%) Visualisation
12 102 (1.04%) Video on Demand
13 99 (1.01%) Driving Licence
14 95 (0.97%) FMCG
14 95 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
15 82 (0.83%) IVR
16 79 (0.80%) IPTV
16 79 (0.80%) Social Media
17 78 (0.79%) Cybercrime
17 78 (0.79%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 1232 (12.54%) Windows
2 1207 (12.29%) Linux
3 558 (5.68%) Unix
4 341 (3.47%) Windows Server
5 220 (2.24%) Android
6 189 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 183 (1.86%) Windows 7
8 176 (1.79%) Apple iOS
9 163 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 98 (1.00%) Solaris
11 71 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 68 (0.69%) CentOS
13 60 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
14 55 (0.56%) Windows XP
15 47 (0.48%) Windows 8
16 40 (0.41%) Mac OS X
17 35 (0.36%) Debian
18 21 (0.21%) Windows Phone
19 20 (0.20%) Ubuntu
19 20 (0.20%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 1979 (20.15%) Agile Software Development
2 1132 (11.52%) Business Intelligence
3 1054 (10.73%) Programme Management
4 984 (10.02%) Project Management
5 853 (8.68%) Digital Marketing
6 821 (8.36%) ITIL
7 728 (7.41%) E-Commerce
8 707 (7.20%) Software Engineering
9 647 (6.59%) Scrum
10 555 (5.65%) Stakeholder Management
11 552 (5.62%) Presales
12 533 (5.43%) CRM
13 506 (5.15%) TDD
14 441 (4.49%) PRINCE2
15 433 (4.41%) MVC
16 427 (4.35%) SDLC
17 405 (4.12%) Business Development
18 397 (4.04%) Service Delivery
19 389 (3.96%) Analytics
20 382 (3.89%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1336 (13.60%) Java
2 1191 (12.12%) SQL
3 866 (8.82%) JavaScript
4 803 (8.17%) C#
5 569 (5.79%) Python
6 532 (5.42%) C++
7 439 (4.47%) C
8 341 (3.47%) PHP
9 312 (3.18%) Perl
10 256 (2.61%) Ruby
11 147 (1.50%) Bash Shell
12 122 (1.24%) T-SQL
13 120 (1.22%) PowerShell
14 118 (1.20%) Scala
15 83 (0.84%) R
16 80 (0.81%) PL/SQL
17 72 (0.73%) VB
18 69 (0.70%) Shell Script
19 65 (0.66%) Clojure
20 59 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1867 (19.01%) Degree
2 753 (7.67%) Cisco Certification
3 471 (4.79%) CCNA
4 467 (4.75%) Security Cleared
5 458 (4.66%) CCNP
6 283 (2.88%) SC Cleared
7 201 (2.05%) PMI Certification
8 182 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 169 (1.72%) ISEB
10 151 (1.54%) CISSP
11 120 (1.22%) MCSE
12 97 (0.99%) PMP
13 96 (0.98%) DV Cleared
14 92 (0.94%) CCIE
14 92 (0.94%) PhD
15 84 (0.86%) ISTQB
16 78 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
17 73 (0.74%) CCDP
17 73 (0.74%) GIAC
18 65 (0.66%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 375 (3.82%) SLA
2 362 (3.69%) QA
3 155 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 77 (0.78%) PCI DSS
5 38 (0.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 34 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 33 (0.34%) ISO 9001
8 29 (0.30%) COBIT
9 27 (0.27%) Data Quality
10 12 (0.12%) FISMA
11 11 (0.11%) ISO22301
12 10 (0.10%) ISO 9000
13 9 (0.092%) ISO27002
14 7 (0.071%) RMADS
14 7 (0.071%) Solvency II
15 6 (0.061%) NEBOSH
15 6 (0.061%) PA-DSS
15 6 (0.061%) SSAE 16
16 4 (0.041%) Def Stans
16 4 (0.041%) MISRA
System Software
1 470 (4.78%) Active Directory
2 434 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (0.86%) vSphere
4 74 (0.75%) Firmware
5 72 (0.73%) Docker
6 70 (0.71%) Hyper-V
7 54 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
8 37 (0.38%) Xen
9 29 (0.30%) VMware ESX
10 25 (0.25%) NFS
11 21 (0.21%) XenApp
12 20 (0.20%) VMware Server
13 19 (0.19%) KVM
14 18 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
14 18 (0.18%) Terminal Services
14 18 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
15 17 (0.17%) vCloud
16 16 (0.16%) XenDesktop
17 13 (0.13%) LXC
17 13 (0.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 114 (1.16%) Puppet
2 106 (1.08%) Nagios
3 93 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
4 75 (0.76%) Ansible
5 66 (0.67%) SCCM
6 65 (0.66%) Cisco CUCM
7 55 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
8 43 (0.44%) Nessus
9 39 (0.40%) Nmap
10 38 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
11 35 (0.36%) Cisco UCCE
12 24 (0.24%) HAProxy
13 21 (0.21%) logstash
14 19 (0.19%) Cacti
15 17 (0.17%) OpenVAS
16 15 (0.15%) Packer
16 15 (0.15%) SCOM
17 14 (0.14%) Backup Exec
17 14 (0.14%) Data Guard
17 14 (0.14%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 1235 (12.57%) Microsoft
2 1107 (11.27%) Cisco
3 894 (9.10%) SAP
4 695 (7.08%) Oracle
5 619 (6.30%) VMware
6 354 (3.60%) Juniper
7 264 (2.69%) HP
8 230 (2.34%) Avaya
9 189 (1.92%) Citrix
10 152 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
11 140 (1.43%) CheckPoint
12 132 (1.34%) Huawei
13 124 (1.26%) Red Hat
14 106 (1.08%) Adobe
15 104 (1.06%) Mitel
16 103 (1.05%) F5
17 102 (1.04%) IBM
18 96 (0.98%) Ericsson
19 89 (0.91%) NetApp
20 86 (0.88%) EMC
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus stock options & good benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 (dependant on location and grade)
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £65,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 13 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £34,000 to £38,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life Ins
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits and 20% bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus / commission + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40400 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago