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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 56 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 4532 5552 4388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.50% 4.90% 4.30%
As % of the General category 10.17% 11.09% 9.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3418 3706 2906
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +11.87%
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
44576 50063 43939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.25% 44.18% 43.07%
Number of salaries quoted 35583 39582 35370
Average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -
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 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 May 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 28 May 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 -4 1836 £55,000 +2.80% 300
South East -8 1478 £50,000 - 234
East of England -6 325 £45,000 - 31
South West -13 299 £42,500 +13.33% 74
North West +16 206 £40,000 -5.88% 47
West Midlands -5 158 £50,000 +33.33% 22
Yorkshire +5 134 £37,500 +4.16% 19
East Midlands +16 78 £46,000 +31.42% 9
Midlands +1 9 £50,000 -9.09% 4
North East -20 3 £52,500 +75.00% 5
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 3056 (33.84%) Finance
2 1548 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1547 (17.13%) Degree
4 1451 (16.07%) Banking
5 1281 (14.18%) Windows
6 1190 (13.18%) SQL
7 1123 (12.43%) Microsoft
8 1114 (12.34%) Project Management
9 1108 (12.27%) Java
10 1049 (11.62%) Cisco
11 982 (10.87%) Marketing
12 967 (10.71%) Linux
13 893 (9.89%) Retail
14 853 (9.45%) ITIL
15 762 (8.44%) MS Excel
16 753 (8.34%) Business Intelligence
17 739 (8.18%) SQL Server
18 705 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
19 692 (7.66%) Scrum
20 682 (7.55%) HTML
21 680 (7.53%) JavaScript
22 670 (7.42%) C#
23 662 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
24 639 (7.08%) VoIP
25 636 (7.04%) .NET
26 634 (7.02%) Oracle
27 630 (6.98%) Firewall
28 611 (6.77%) WAN
29 596 (6.60%) LAN
30 572 (6.33%) PRINCE2

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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
1 285 (3.16%) MS Exchange
2 171 (1.89%) Tomcat
3 161 (1.78%) Apache
4 143 (1.58%) SharePoint
5 132 (1.46%) WebSphere
6 126 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
7 123 (1.36%) Lync
8 115 (1.27%) CMS
9 108 (1.20%) JBoss
10 77 (0.85%) IIS
11 65 (0.72%) Node.js
12 64 (0.71%) SAS
13 60 (0.66%) WebLogic
14 52 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
15 49 (0.54%) Apache Pig
16 46 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
17 45 (0.50%) OpenStack
18 42 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
19 41 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
19 41 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 762 (8.44%) MS Excel
2 491 (5.44%) MS Office
3 139 (1.54%) MS Project
4 136 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 129 (1.43%) MS Visio
6 34 (0.38%) Photoshop
7 25 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
8 21 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
9 18 (0.20%) Acrobat
10 15 (0.17%) InDesign
11 13 (0.14%) AutoCAD
12 11 (0.12%) SPSS
13 10 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 8 (0.089%) FrameMaker
14 8 (0.089%) OmniGraffle
15 6 (0.066%) Adobe Captivate
16 4 (0.044%) XMetaL
17 3 (0.033%) Adobe After Effects
17 3 (0.033%) Fireworks
17 3 (0.033%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 368 (4.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 43 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.13%) WebTrends
3 12 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
5 9 (0.100%) Oracle Applications
5 9 (0.100%) Oracle BPM
6 8 (0.089%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 8 (0.089%) SAP ERP
6 8 (0.089%) Primavera
6 8 (0.089%) SAP CRM
7 7 (0.078%) Sage 50
7 7 (0.078%) CSG Singleview
8 6 (0.066%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (0.066%) Unica
8 6 (0.066%) SAP IS-U
9 5 (0.055%) Agresso
10 4 (0.044%) Visualfiles
10 4 (0.044%) Magento
10 4 (0.044%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 215 (2.38%) SaaS
2 194 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
3 102 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
4 80 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 80 (0.89%) Office 365
5 66 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
6 55 (0.61%) IaaS
7 34 (0.38%) PaaS
8 32 (0.35%) Amazon S3
9 22 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
10 20 (0.22%) Force.com
11 19 (0.21%) Google Analytics
12 15 (0.17%) Route 53
13 10 (0.11%) Terremark
14 8 (0.089%) GitHub
15 6 (0.066%) Google Apps
15 6 (0.066%) Google Cloud Platform
16 5 (0.055%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 4 (0.044%) Google App Engine
18 3 (0.033%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 639 (7.08%) VoIP
2 630 (6.98%) Firewall
3 611 (6.77%) WAN
4 596 (6.60%) LAN
5 533 (5.90%) VPN
6 496 (5.49%) Internet
6 496 (5.49%) MPLS
7 482 (5.34%) Wireless
8 477 (5.28%) TCP/IP
9 439 (4.86%) Broadband
10 416 (4.61%) DNS
11 292 (3.23%) Ethernet
12 256 (2.83%) BGP
13 240 (2.66%) Network Security
14 212 (2.35%) DHCP
15 207 (2.29%) OSPF
16 206 (2.28%) Unified Communications
17 201 (2.23%) 3G
17 201 (2.23%) SAN
18 194 (2.15%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 739 (8.18%) SQL Server
2 413 (4.57%) MySQL
3 213 (2.36%) Big Data
4 183 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
5 166 (1.84%) NoSQL
6 157 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 150 (1.66%) Relational Database
8 145 (1.61%) MongoDB
9 143 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 124 (1.37%) Hadoop
11 108 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
12 105 (1.16%) RDBMS
13 90 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
14 75 (0.83%) Oracle Database
15 73 (0.81%) Data Mining
16 72 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 59 (0.65%) DB2
18 57 (0.63%) Apache Hive
19 53 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
20 48 (0.53%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 218 (2.41%) Git (software)
2 160 (1.77%) Subversion
3 138 (1.53%) Selenium
4 129 (1.43%) Jenkins
5 116 (1.28%) NUnit
6 110 (1.22%) JIRA
7 65 (0.72%) Rhino Mocks
8 61 (0.68%) Eclipse
9 57 (0.63%) Visual Studio
10 56 (0.62%) Moq
10 56 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
11 55 (0.61%) Maven
12 54 (0.60%) WebDriver
13 52 (0.58%) JUnit
14 45 (0.50%) MSTest
15 43 (0.48%) Cucumber
16 32 (0.35%) ReSharper
17 31 (0.34%) QuickTest Pro
18 30 (0.33%) Ant
19 27 (0.30%) TeamCity
General
1 3056 (33.84%) Finance
2 1451 (16.07%) Banking
3 982 (10.87%) Marketing
4 893 (9.89%) Retail
5 543 (6.01%) Manufacturing
6 481 (5.33%) Electronics
7 365 (4.04%) Billing
8 292 (3.23%) Legal
9 265 (2.93%) Advertising
10 214 (2.37%) Games
11 138 (1.53%) Online Betting
12 117 (1.30%) Law
13 113 (1.25%) Aerospace
14 90 (1.00%) Automotive
15 66 (0.73%) Retail Banking
16 64 (0.71%) Back Office
17 61 (0.68%) Investment Banking
18 49 (0.54%) Publishing
19 41 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
20 34 (0.38%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1359 (15.05%) Developer
2 1100 (12.18%) Analyst
3 719 (7.96%) Project Manager
4 577 (6.39%) Consultant
5 558 (6.18%) Architect
6 498 (5.51%) Business Analyst
7 449 (4.97%) Network Engineer
8 365 (4.04%) Java Developer
9 319 (3.53%) Senior Developer
10 283 (3.13%) Support Engineer
11 274 (3.03%) Software Engineer
12 271 (3.00%) Senior Manager
13 233 (2.58%) Solutions Architect
14 232 (2.57%) .NET Developer
15 200 (2.21%) C# Developer
16 196 (2.17%) Service Manager
17 185 (2.05%) Software Developer
18 178 (1.97%) Administrator
19 174 (1.93%) Senior Analyst
20 147 (1.63%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 682 (7.55%) HTML
2 636 (7.04%) .NET
3 507 (5.61%) XML
4 489 (5.41%) CSS
5 434 (4.81%) Web Services
6 303 (3.36%) ASP.NET
7 294 (3.26%) Spring
8 291 (3.22%) jQuery
9 199 (2.20%) SOAP
10 198 (2.19%) HTML5
10 198 (2.19%) J2EE
11 175 (1.94%) JSON
12 154 (1.71%) REST
13 139 (1.54%) Java EE
13 139 (1.54%) Ajax
14 135 (1.49%) Hibernate
15 127 (1.41%) WPF
16 117 (1.30%) .NET Framework
17 113 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC
18 100 (1.11%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 662 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
2 571 (6.32%) Data Centre
3 496 (5.49%) Computer Science
4 380 (4.21%) DTV
5 262 (2.90%) Management Information System
6 194 (2.15%) User Experience
7 161 (1.78%) FMCG
8 140 (1.55%) PMI
9 135 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
10 112 (1.24%) Blackberry
11 109 (1.21%) Mobile App
12 106 (1.17%) Statistics
13 102 (1.13%) IPTV
13 102 (1.13%) Social Media
14 100 (1.11%) Online Games
15 95 (1.05%) Digital Media
16 94 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
17 90 (1.00%) Client/Server
17 90 (1.00%) Smartphone
18 88 (0.97%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1281 (14.18%) Windows
2 967 (10.71%) Linux
3 520 (5.76%) UNIX
4 281 (3.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 180 (1.99%) Android
6 177 (1.96%) Windows 7
7 176 (1.95%) Apple iOS
8 171 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 144 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 129 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 114 (1.26%) Windows XP
12 80 (0.89%) Solaris
13 62 (0.69%) CentOS
14 61 (0.68%) Windows 8
15 55 (0.61%) Mac OS X
16 43 (0.48%) Windows Vista
17 26 (0.29%) Debian
18 23 (0.25%) Ubuntu
19 18 (0.20%) Windows Phone
20 17 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1548 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1114 (12.34%) Project Management
3 853 (9.45%) ITIL
4 753 (8.34%) Business Intelligence
5 692 (7.66%) Scrum
6 572 (6.33%) PRINCE2
7 555 (6.15%) Programme Management
8 550 (6.09%) SDLC
9 547 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
10 537 (5.95%) Software Engineering
11 529 (5.86%) Service Delivery
12 511 (5.66%) CRM
13 452 (5.00%) E-Commerce
14 437 (4.84%) Digital Marketing
15 415 (4.60%) OO
16 412 (4.56%) TDD
17 399 (4.42%) Service Management
18 369 (4.09%) Change Management
19 364 (4.03%) Business Development
19 364 (4.03%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1190 (13.18%) SQL
2 1108 (12.27%) Java
3 680 (7.53%) JavaScript
4 670 (7.42%) C#
5 397 (4.40%) C++
6 287 (3.18%) Python
7 246 (2.72%) C
8 224 (2.48%) PHP
9 143 (1.58%) T-SQL
9 143 (1.58%) Perl
10 138 (1.53%) Bash Shell
11 111 (1.23%) PL/SQL
12 89 (0.99%) Ruby
13 82 (0.91%) PowerShell
14 81 (0.90%) Shell Script
15 56 (0.62%) R
15 56 (0.62%) Scala
16 55 (0.61%) VB.NET
17 50 (0.55%) VB
18 46 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1547 (17.13%) Degree
2 705 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
3 449 (4.97%) CCNA
4 399 (4.42%) Security Cleared
5 392 (4.34%) CCNP
6 306 (3.39%) SC Cleared
7 258 (2.86%) PMI Certification
8 208 (2.30%) ISEB
9 193 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
10 172 (1.90%) PMP
11 130 (1.44%) CCIE
12 129 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
13 119 (1.32%) MCSE
14 118 (1.31%) CISSP
15 94 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 69 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 62 (0.69%) DV Cleared
18 59 (0.65%) ISTQB
19 57 (0.63%) MCP
20 55 (0.61%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 554 (6.13%) SLA
2 325 (3.60%) QA
3 181 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 98 (1.09%) ISO 9001
5 85 (0.94%) PCI DSS
6 46 (0.51%) ISO 9000
7 41 (0.45%) ISO 14001
8 38 (0.42%) HL7
9 36 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 29 (0.32%) Data Quality
11 16 (0.18%) PMBOK
12 13 (0.14%) COBIT
13 9 (0.100%) GPG13
14 8 (0.089%) DO-178B
15 4 (0.044%) GAAP
15 4 (0.044%) GMP
16 3 (0.033%) FINREP
16 3 (0.033%) IEC 61508
16 3 (0.033%) DO-254
17 2 (0.022%) WCAG
System Software
1 406 (4.50%) Active Directory
2 335 (3.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 112 (1.24%) Hyper-V
4 57 (0.63%) XenApp
5 49 (0.54%) KVM
6 47 (0.52%) vSphere
7 38 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
8 37 (0.41%) Firmware
9 31 (0.34%) VMware ESX
10 27 (0.30%) VirtualBox
10 27 (0.30%) NFS
11 22 (0.24%) XenDesktop
12 21 (0.23%) Xen
13 19 (0.21%) Terminal Services
14 15 (0.17%) ISA Server
15 13 (0.14%) XenServer
16 12 (0.13%) vCloud
17 11 (0.12%) ProxySG
18 9 (0.100%) Squid
19 8 (0.089%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 66 (0.73%) Puppet
1 66 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
2 55 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
3 51 (0.56%) SCCM
4 48 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
5 37 (0.41%) Nagios
6 32 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 32 (0.35%) Ansible
7 30 (0.33%) WSUS
8 24 (0.27%) Vagrant
9 23 (0.25%) OpenView
10 18 (0.20%) SolarWinds Orion
10 18 (0.20%) FortiGate
11 17 (0.19%) NetBackup
11 17 (0.19%) Netcool
11 17 (0.19%) Cacti
12 15 (0.17%) Backup Exec
12 15 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
13 14 (0.16%) HAProxy
14 12 (0.13%) OPNET
Vendors
1 1123 (12.43%) Microsoft
2 1049 (11.62%) Cisco
3 634 (7.02%) Oracle
4 474 (5.25%) VMware
5 473 (5.24%) SAP
6 315 (3.49%) Juniper
7 279 (3.09%) HP
8 246 (2.72%) Avaya
9 211 (2.34%) Red Hat
10 188 (2.08%) Huawei
11 184 (2.04%) Citrix
12 178 (1.97%) CheckPoint
13 155 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
14 149 (1.65%) F5
15 143 (1.58%) IBM
16 125 (1.38%) Mitel
17 123 (1.36%) Ericsson
18 115 (1.27%) Alcatel-Lucent
19 92 (1.02%) Apple
20 89 (0.99%) Nokia
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Derbyshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Romford, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 3 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 3 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 3 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + 20% bonus, pension, medical etc
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £95000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago