The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 44 34 35
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 0.95% 0.57% 2.10%
As % of the General category 2.52% 1.92% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Average salary £21,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.38% -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Telecoms
North Yorkshire

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

General Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
119 52 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 37.54% 29.71% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 113 35 99
Average salary £45,000 £40,300 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% +24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £16,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,600 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Harrogate

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (44.44%) Network Design
1 4 (44.44%) Time Management
1 4 (44.44%) Ruckus Wireless
1 4 (44.44%) Meru Networks
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (33.33%) PABX
2 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (33.33%) Wireless
2 3 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) A+ Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 3 (33.33%) MCP
2 3 (33.33%) HNC
2 3 (33.33%) HND
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) BASE24
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Structured Cabling

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (33.33%) Wireless
2 3 (33.33%) PABX
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) Structured Cabling
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Operator
4 1 (11.11%) Trainee
4 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Network Design
1 4 (44.44%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCP
1 3 (33.33%) HNC
1 3 (33.33%) HND
1 3 (33.33%) A+ Certification
1 3 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) Ruckus Wireless
1 4 (44.44%) Meru Networks
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle