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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 2 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 13 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 44.83% - 2.44%
As % of the General category 72.22% - 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 1
Median salary £67,500 - £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
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
18 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 62.07% 27.59% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 9
Median salary £67,500 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £65,000 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

The demand trend of job ads across the Home Counties region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Home Counties region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 11 (78.57%) VoIP
2 1 (7.14%) 4G
2 1 (7.14%) LTE
2 1 (7.14%) Broadband
2 1 (7.14%) 3G

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) VoIP
2 1 (7.14%) 3G
2 1 (7.14%) 4G
2 1 (7.14%) Broadband
2 1 (7.14%) LTE
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Architect
1 14 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
1 14 (100.00%) Telecoms Architect
2 11 (78.57%) Designer
2 11 (78.57%) Solutions Designer
2 11 (78.57%) Telecoms Designer
3 1 (7.14%) BSS Architect
3 1 (7.14%) BSS Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
3 1 (7.14%) OSS Architect
3 1 (7.14%) OSS Solutions Architect