The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank - - 9
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - - 4.17%
As % of the General category - - 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
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 Highlands region.

General Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 15.38% 44.12% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £46,000 - £11,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

Telecoms
Salary Trend in the Highlands

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in the Highlands

Telecoms
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) SHDSL

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands 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 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) SHDSL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Field Service Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Field Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco