The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 6 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 11.54% 6.06% -
As % of the General category 60.00% 13.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £70,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,486 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.36% -
Telecoms
South East

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

General Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
5 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 19.23% 45.45% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 10
Average salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

Telecoms
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in the Home Counties

Telecoms
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 (20.00%) Broadband
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) 3G
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) LTE
1 1 (20.00%) APMP
1 1 (20.00%) 4G
1 1 (20.00%) Threat Management

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 (20.00%) 3G
1 1 (20.00%) 4G
1 1 (20.00%) Broadband
1 1 (20.00%) LTE
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Bid Manager
2 1 (20.00%) BSS Architect
2 1 (20.00%) BSS Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Security
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Technology
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) OSS Architect
2 1 (20.00%) OSS Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Bid Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) APMP