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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 50 55 50
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 5132 4601 5191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.81% 4.52% 4.90%
As % of the General category 11.09% 10.18% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3584 3148 3771
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 £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £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
46285 45176 47840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.41% 44.34% 45.15%
Number of salaries quoted 36866 36458 39798
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 31 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 31 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 +23 1951 £55,000 +4.76% 293
South East +1 1859 £50,000 - 196
East of England +13 342 £48,500 +21.25% 56
South West -32 251 £42,500 +25.00% 76
West Midlands +18 233 £42,500 +6.25% 31
North West -28 191 £42,500 +21.42% 41
Yorkshire +10 169 £42,500 +13.33% 25
East Midlands +21 106 £40,000 -5.88% 9
North East -23 15 £42,750 +14.00% 3
Midlands +3 3 £50,000 +100.00% 1
South Coast - 1 £37,500 -
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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 3603 (35.16%) Finance
2 1754 (17.12%) Degree
3 1569 (15.31%) Agile Software Development
4 1440 (14.05%) Project Management
5 1368 (13.35%) Windows
6 1347 (13.14%) Banking
7 1297 (12.66%) SQL
8 1265 (12.34%) Retail
9 1235 (12.05%) Linux
10 1188 (11.59%) Microsoft
11 1172 (11.44%) Cisco
12 1140 (11.12%) Java
13 1016 (9.91%) Marketing
14 967 (9.44%) ITIL
15 883 (8.62%) Internet
16 882 (8.61%) Oracle
17 837 (8.17%) Security Cleared
18 814 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
19 765 (7.46%) Scrum
20 758 (7.40%) SQL Server
21 746 (7.28%) Firewall
22 733 (7.15%) MS Excel
23 725 (7.07%) Cisco Certification
24 701 (6.84%) .NET
24 701 (6.84%) C#
25 671 (6.55%) UNIX
26 669 (6.53%) HTML
27 665 (6.49%) VoIP
28 652 (6.36%) Broadband
29 643 (6.27%) JavaScript

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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
1 256 (2.50%) MS Exchange
2 249 (2.43%) SharePoint
3 242 (2.36%) Apache
4 230 (2.24%) Tomcat
5 152 (1.48%) IIS
6 130 (1.27%) WebLogic
7 118 (1.15%) WebSphere
8 113 (1.10%) CMS
9 106 (1.03%) Lync
10 99 (0.97%) JBoss
11 84 (0.82%) SAS
12 81 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
13 58 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 58 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
14 52 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
15 49 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
16 38 (0.37%) Oracle Service Bus
17 37 (0.36%) WordPress
17 37 (0.36%) MQSeries
18 36 (0.35%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 733 (7.15%) MS Excel
2 562 (5.48%) MS Office
3 133 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 122 (1.19%) MS Project
5 117 (1.14%) MS Visio
6 37 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
7 35 (0.34%) SPSS
8 31 (0.30%) Photoshop
9 28 (0.27%) XMetaL
10 26 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
11 19 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
12 18 (0.18%) AutoCAD
13 15 (0.15%) Simulink
14 11 (0.11%) Fireworks
15 10 (0.098%) FrameMaker
16 7 (0.068%) Adobe Creative Suite
17 6 (0.059%) InDesign
18 4 (0.039%) Mingle
18 4 (0.039%) InfoPath
19 3 (0.029%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 261 (2.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 77 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
3 45 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
4 42 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
5 36 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
6 20 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
7 16 (0.16%) CSG Singleview
8 15 (0.15%) JDE OneWorld
9 14 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
9 14 (0.14%) Hyperion Planning
10 13 (0.13%) Oracle iProcurement
10 13 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
11 11 (0.11%) SAP MDM
12 10 (0.098%) HFM
12 10 (0.098%) Oracle ERP
13 9 (0.088%) Oracle BPM
14 8 (0.078%) Remedy AR System
14 8 (0.078%) SAP InfiniteInsight
14 8 (0.078%) Oracle iRecruitment
15 7 (0.068%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 214 (2.09%) SaaS
2 107 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
3 59 (0.58%) Office 365
4 55 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 46 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
6 30 (0.29%) PaaS
7 28 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
8 23 (0.22%) IaaS
9 16 (0.16%) Force.com
10 12 (0.12%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.049%) GitHub
11 5 (0.049%) ElastiCache
11 5 (0.049%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 4 (0.039%) AWS Data Pipeline
13 3 (0.029%) IBM SmartCloud
13 3 (0.029%) Route 53
13 3 (0.029%) CloudFront
14 2 (0.020%) Amazon EMR
15 1 (0.010%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 883 (8.62%) Internet
2 746 (7.28%) Firewall
3 665 (6.49%) VoIP
4 652 (6.36%) Broadband
5 628 (6.13%) LAN
6 561 (5.47%) WAN
7 553 (5.40%) MPLS
8 533 (5.20%) Wireless
9 502 (4.90%) TCP/IP
10 494 (4.82%) 3G
11 399 (3.89%) VPN
12 365 (3.56%) LTE
13 351 (3.43%) DNS
14 345 (3.37%) 4G
15 340 (3.32%) BGP
16 275 (2.68%) Network Security
17 265 (2.59%) OSPF
18 224 (2.19%) Ethernet
19 211 (2.06%) 2G
20 195 (1.90%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 758 (7.40%) SQL Server
2 385 (3.76%) MySQL
3 185 (1.81%) Oracle Database
4 181 (1.77%) Big Data
5 173 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
6 172 (1.68%) Relational Database
7 165 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 158 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 116 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 97 (0.95%) RDBMS
11 94 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 84 (0.82%) MongoDB
13 70 (0.68%) NoSQL
14 64 (0.62%) DB2
15 62 (0.60%) Data Mining
15 62 (0.60%) Hadoop
16 61 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
16 61 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
17 47 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
18 40 (0.39%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 204 (1.99%) Git (software)
2 190 (1.85%) Subversion
3 164 (1.60%) Selenium
4 133 (1.30%) JIRA
5 104 (1.01%) Maven
6 100 (0.98%) Visual Studio
7 93 (0.91%) JUnit
8 76 (0.74%) Jenkins
9 74 (0.72%) TeamCity
10 72 (0.70%) ReSharper
11 65 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
12 56 (0.55%) NUnit
13 52 (0.51%) Eclipse
14 50 (0.49%) WebDriver
15 49 (0.48%) Cucumber
16 44 (0.43%) Ant
17 36 (0.35%) Rhino Mocks
18 34 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
19 32 (0.31%) Mockito
19 32 (0.31%) JBehave
General
1 3603 (35.16%) Finance
2 1347 (13.14%) Banking
3 1265 (12.34%) Retail
4 1016 (9.91%) Marketing
5 448 (4.37%) Manufacturing
6 432 (4.22%) Billing
7 392 (3.83%) Electronics
8 269 (2.62%) Legal
9 267 (2.61%) Advertising
10 177 (1.73%) Games
11 136 (1.33%) Law
12 124 (1.21%) Aerospace
13 99 (0.97%) Investment Banking
14 91 (0.89%) Multimedia
15 84 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
16 82 (0.80%) German Language
17 78 (0.76%) Back Office
18 76 (0.74%) Automotive
19 75 (0.73%) Military
20 58 (0.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1302 (12.70%) Developer
2 1085 (10.59%) Analyst
3 955 (9.32%) Consultant
4 820 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 717 (7.00%) Architect
6 570 (5.56%) Network Engineer
7 440 (4.29%) Business Analyst
8 389 (3.80%) Support Engineer
9 351 (3.43%) Java Developer
10 304 (2.97%) Senior Developer
11 285 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
12 251 (2.45%) Software Engineer
13 232 (2.26%) .NET Developer
14 216 (2.11%) Senior Manager
15 211 (2.06%) C# Developer
16 187 (1.82%) Junior
17 183 (1.79%) Administrator
18 171 (1.67%) Team Leader
19 167 (1.63%) Service Manager
20 156 (1.52%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 701 (6.84%) .NET
2 669 (6.53%) HTML
3 559 (5.45%) XML
4 525 (5.12%) CSS
5 423 (4.13%) Web Services
6 372 (3.63%) jQuery
7 324 (3.16%) ASP.NET
8 300 (2.93%) J2EE
9 269 (2.62%) Spring
10 232 (2.26%) HTML5
11 205 (2.00%) JSP
12 195 (1.90%) JSON
13 190 (1.85%) SOAP
14 164 (1.60%) REST
15 155 (1.51%) .NET Framework
16 153 (1.49%) Java EE
17 152 (1.48%) Hibernate
18 133 (1.30%) LINQ
19 129 (1.26%) Ajax
19 129 (1.26%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 814 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 518 (5.05%) Computer Science
3 368 (3.59%) Smartphone
4 285 (2.78%) DTV
5 280 (2.73%) Management Information System
6 264 (2.58%) User Experience
7 225 (2.20%) Mobile App
8 207 (2.02%) Open Source
9 189 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
10 156 (1.52%) Social Media
11 127 (1.24%) Client/Server
12 119 (1.16%) Statistics
13 118 (1.15%) Blackberry
14 106 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
15 103 (1.01%) Clustering
16 102 (1.00%) Mathematics
17 99 (0.97%) Digital Media
18 89 (0.87%) FMCG
19 86 (0.84%) Algorithms
20 83 (0.81%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1368 (13.35%) Windows
2 1235 (12.05%) Linux
3 671 (6.55%) UNIX
4 330 (3.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 282 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 216 (2.11%) Windows 7
7 176 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 170 (1.66%) Android
8 170 (1.66%) Solaris
9 142 (1.39%) Windows XP
10 141 (1.38%) Apple iOS
11 87 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 83 (0.81%) Windows 8
13 56 (0.55%) AIX
14 44 (0.43%) CentOS
15 41 (0.40%) Debian
16 38 (0.37%) Ubuntu
17 34 (0.33%) Windows 2000
18 31 (0.30%) Windows Vista
19 24 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1569 (15.31%) Agile Software Development
2 1440 (14.05%) Project Management
3 967 (9.44%) ITIL
4 765 (7.46%) Scrum
5 642 (6.26%) Business Intelligence
6 612 (5.97%) CRM
7 595 (5.81%) PRINCE2
8 584 (5.70%) Service Delivery
9 540 (5.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 518 (5.05%) E-Commerce
11 508 (4.96%) Service Management
12 499 (4.87%) Programme Management
13 467 (4.56%) Software Engineering
14 421 (4.11%) Mentoring
15 403 (3.93%) Business Development
16 380 (3.71%) TDD
17 378 (3.69%) Change Management
18 359 (3.50%) Waterfall
19 338 (3.30%) OO
20 331 (3.23%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1297 (12.66%) SQL
2 1140 (11.12%) Java
3 701 (6.84%) C#
4 643 (6.27%) JavaScript
5 423 (4.13%) C++
6 416 (4.06%) C
7 281 (2.74%) Python
8 268 (2.62%) PHP
9 194 (1.89%) Perl
10 161 (1.57%) T-SQL
11 123 (1.20%) Ruby
12 109 (1.06%) PowerShell
13 101 (0.99%) Shell Script
14 97 (0.95%) Bash Shell
15 80 (0.78%) PL/SQL
16 77 (0.75%) VB
17 52 (0.51%) Scala
18 40 (0.39%) XPath
19 38 (0.37%) VB.NET
20 31 (0.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1754 (17.12%) Degree
2 837 (8.17%) Security Cleared
3 725 (7.07%) Cisco Certification
4 582 (5.68%) SC Cleared
5 447 (4.36%) CCNP
6 423 (4.13%) CCNA
7 339 (3.31%) ISEB
8 214 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 214 (2.09%) PMI Certification
9 170 (1.66%) PMP
9 170 (1.66%) DV Cleared
10 134 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 125 (1.22%) CCIE
12 114 (1.11%) CCDP
13 108 (1.05%) HND
14 107 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 106 (1.03%) MCSE
16 105 (1.02%) ISTQB
17 98 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
18 92 (0.90%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 576 (5.62%) SLA
2 398 (3.88%) QA
3 156 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 81 (0.79%) PCI DSS
5 53 (0.52%) ISO 9001
6 39 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 31 (0.30%) COBIT
8 29 (0.28%) ISO 14001
9 26 (0.25%) ISO 9000
9 26 (0.25%) Data Quality
10 17 (0.17%) GPG13
11 5 (0.049%) COSO
11 5 (0.049%) JTAG
11 5 (0.049%) HL7
12 4 (0.039%) TickIT
12 4 (0.039%) ISO 8583
13 2 (0.020%) GAMP
13 2 (0.020%) JSP 440
13 2 (0.020%) P3O
14 1 (0.010%) HIPAA
System Software
1 475 (4.64%) Active Directory
2 340 (3.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 108 (1.05%) Hyper-V
4 65 (0.63%) XenApp
5 60 (0.59%) vSphere
6 51 (0.50%) VMware ESX
7 38 (0.37%) XenDesktop
8 36 (0.35%) Firmware
9 35 (0.34%) ISA Server
9 35 (0.34%) NDS
10 28 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
11 27 (0.26%) NFS
12 26 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
13 25 (0.24%) KVM
14 23 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
15 22 (0.21%) ProxySG
16 20 (0.20%) Terminal Services
17 19 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
18 18 (0.18%) Squid
19 16 (0.16%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 106 (1.03%) SCCM
2 99 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
3 73 (0.71%) Nagios
4 62 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
5 59 (0.58%) NetBackup
6 52 (0.51%) SCOM
7 51 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 50 (0.49%) Puppet
9 44 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
10 43 (0.42%) Netcool
11 39 (0.38%) OpenView
11 39 (0.38%) FortiGate
12 35 (0.34%) Tivoli
13 29 (0.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 28 (0.27%) Opsview
15 24 (0.23%) Cacti
15 24 (0.23%) WSUS
16 20 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
16 20 (0.20%) logstash
16 20 (0.20%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1188 (11.59%) Microsoft
2 1172 (11.44%) Cisco
3 882 (8.61%) Oracle
4 475 (4.64%) VMware
5 462 (4.51%) SAP
6 422 (4.12%) Fujitsu
7 384 (3.75%) Juniper
8 258 (2.52%) HP
9 227 (2.22%) Citrix
10 225 (2.20%) Avaya
11 222 (2.17%) IBM
12 197 (1.92%) CheckPoint
13 195 (1.90%) Huawei
14 186 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
15 154 (1.50%) Ericsson
16 146 (1.42%) Red Hat
17 124 (1.21%) TIBCO
18 121 (1.18%) F5
19 106 (1.03%) Mitel
20 103 (1.01%) NetApp
South East London
Alliance Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £14000 - £18000 Per Annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
CACI
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Healthcare
Posted: 13 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Resource Management
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
South West
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + £100,000, pension, healthcare
Posted: 14 hours ago