The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank - 49 33
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 0.52% 1.20%
As % of the General category - 1.04% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £21,250 £24,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.70%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Telecoms
West Yorkshire

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

General Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
91 192 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 55.83% 50.26% 40.96%
Number of salaries quoted 34 125 48
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +2.97%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Halifax

Telecoms
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Mitel
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) CTI
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) CTI
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Telephony Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Mitel
1 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds