The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 5.95% - -
As % of the General category 13.51% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Telecoms
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gatwick region.

General Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
37 14 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 44.05% 14.89% 25.66%
Number of salaries quoted 34 14 37
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Gatwick region.

Telecoms Salary Trend in Gatwick

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 4 (66.67%) PBX
1 4 (66.67%) Avaya
1 4 (66.67%) CMS
1 4 (66.67%) Verint
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) ISDN
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) HNC
3 1 (16.67%) HND
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (16.67%) PABX
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 4 (66.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) PBX
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) RTP
2 1 (16.67%) SS7
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (16.67%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (16.67%) PABX
2 1 (16.67%) ISDN
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Avaya Specialist
1 4 (66.67%) Voice Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Voice Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Voice Specialist
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) HNC
1 1 (16.67%) HND
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Avaya
1 4 (66.67%) Verint
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix