The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 67 91 65
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -26
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 34 13 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.92% 0.98% 2.51%
As % of the General category 6.19% 2.18% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 10
Average salary £50,000 £33,500 £34,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.25% -3.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Telecoms
Scotland

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

General Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
549 595 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 47.16% 44.67% 44.53%
Number of salaries quoted 359 354 331
Average salary £45,000 £49,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Glasgow

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 72 (75.79%) Finance
2 64 (67.37%) Banking
3 50 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (37.89%) Java
5 34 (35.79%) Python
6 30 (31.58%) Web Services
6 30 (31.58%) Degree
6 30 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
7 29 (30.53%) TDD
8 28 (29.47%) JavaScript
9 23 (24.21%) Linux
10 21 (22.11%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (18.95%) Games
12 16 (16.84%) QA
13 14 (14.74%) Scrum
14 13 (13.68%) Wireless
14 13 (13.68%) Configuration Management
14 13 (13.68%) Amazon EC2
15 11 (11.58%) Multithreading
16 10 (10.53%) Puppet
16 10 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
17 9 (9.47%) Relational Database
17 9 (9.47%) WebSockets
17 9 (9.47%) SLA
17 9 (9.47%) Microsoft
18 8 (8.42%) MS Excel
18 8 (8.42%) PHP
18 8 (8.42%) Regression Testing
18 8 (8.42%) Test Scripting
18 8 (8.42%) SDLC

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 5 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (4.21%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.05%) Lync
3 1 (1.05%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (8.42%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (13.68%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (4.21%) Google Apps
4 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.68%) Wireless
2 7 (7.37%) Radio Access Network
2 7 (7.37%) 4G
2 7 (7.37%) LTE
2 7 (7.37%) 2G
2 7 (7.37%) WiMAX
2 7 (7.37%) RNC
2 7 (7.37%) GSM
2 7 (7.37%) UMTS
2 7 (7.37%) 3G
3 4 (4.21%) WAN
4 3 (3.16%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (3.16%) Unified Communications
4 3 (3.16%) DHCP
4 3 (3.16%) DNS
5 2 (2.11%) VPN
5 2 (2.11%) VoIP
5 2 (2.11%) LAN
5 2 (2.11%) PBX
6 1 (1.05%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.47%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.11%) MySQL
2 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Ant
1 4 (4.21%) Selenium
1 4 (4.21%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
General
1 72 (75.79%) Finance
2 64 (67.37%) Banking
3 18 (18.95%) Games
4 4 (4.21%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (3.16%) Retail
5 3 (3.16%) Publishing
6 2 (2.11%) Advertising
7 1 (1.05%) Local Government
7 1 (1.05%) Dutch Language
7 1 (1.05%) French Language
7 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (29.47%) Developer
2 13 (13.68%) Java Developer
3 11 (11.58%) Python Developer
4 10 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 8 (8.42%) QA Engineer
6 7 (7.37%) RAN Engineer
6 7 (7.37%) Network Engineer
7 6 (6.32%) Senior RAN Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Administrator
9 4 (4.21%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.21%) Architect
9 4 (4.21%) Agile Project Manager
9 4 (4.21%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.16%) Telecoms Project Manager
10 3 (3.16%) Lead Architect
10 3 (3.16%) Front-End Web Developer
10 3 (3.16%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (3.16%) Coordinator
10 3 (3.16%) Lead Technical Architect
10 3 (3.16%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (31.58%) Web Services
2 9 (9.47%) WebSockets
3 5 (5.26%) HTML5
3 5 (5.26%) RESTful
3 5 (5.26%) HTML
3 5 (5.26%) CSS
4 4 (4.21%) Sass
4 4 (4.21%) LESS
5 1 (1.05%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.21%) Cryptography
3 4 (4.21%) SCADA
3 4 (4.21%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (3.16%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.11%) Handset
6 1 (1.05%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.05%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (24.21%) Linux
2 6 (6.32%) Windows
3 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.21%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.16%) Windows 8
5 3 (3.16%) Android
5 3 (3.16%) Mac OS
5 3 (3.16%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.11%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (30.53%) TDD
3 21 (22.11%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (14.74%) Scrum
5 13 (13.68%) Configuration Management
6 11 (11.58%) Multithreading
7 8 (8.42%) Regression Testing
7 8 (8.42%) Test Scripting
7 8 (8.42%) SDLC
7 8 (8.42%) Black-Box Testing
8 7 (7.37%) Capacity Management
8 7 (7.37%) Service Delivery
8 7 (7.37%) ITIL
8 7 (7.37%) Project Management
9 6 (6.32%) DevOps
10 5 (5.26%) Project Planning
10 5 (5.26%) PRINCE2
10 5 (5.26%) Software Engineering
11 4 (4.21%) Business Continuity
11 4 (4.21%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 36 (37.89%) Java
2 34 (35.79%) Python
3 28 (29.47%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.42%) PHP
5 6 (6.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (31.58%) Degree
2 4 (4.21%) CISA
2 4 (4.21%) CISM
2 4 (4.21%) CISSP
2 4 (4.21%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.16%) APMP
4 2 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.11%) Avaya Certification
4 2 (2.11%) PMP
4 2 (2.11%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.05%) MCSE
5 1 (1.05%) CCIE
5 1 (1.05%) CCNA
5 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.05%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.84%) QA
2 9 (9.47%) SLA
3 4 (4.21%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.21%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (10.53%) Puppet
1 10 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (6.32%) Nagios
2 6 (6.32%) Munin
2 6 (6.32%) Graphite
3 3 (3.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (9.47%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.37%) Nortel
2 7 (7.37%) Ericsson
2 7 (7.37%) Nokia
3 6 (6.32%) Avaya
4 4 (4.21%) Cisco
5 3 (3.16%) Altiris
5 3 (3.16%) Mitel
6 2 (2.11%) Google
7 1 (1.05%) Verint
7 1 (1.05%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 1 (1.05%) Acme Packet
7 1 (1.05%) Citrix
7 1 (1.05%) BMC
7 1 (1.05%) Remedy
7 1 (1.05%) VMware
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