The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 73 30 62
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +32
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 24 65 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.16% 6.13% 1.81%
As % of the General category 6.72% 17.06% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 21 62 15
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -8.04%
General Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
357 381 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 32.13% 35.94% 36.70%
Number of salaries quoted 288 302 273
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Kent

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Kent

Telecoms
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +4 4 £47,500 +5.55%
Folkestone -11 3 £40,000 +6.66%
Stansted - 1 £30,500 -
Dover - 1 - -
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 31 (52.54%) Firewall
2 30 (50.85%) LAN
2 30 (50.85%) WAN
3 28 (47.46%) CheckPoint
3 28 (47.46%) Network Management
4 27 (45.76%) Cisco
5 26 (44.07%) CCNA
5 26 (44.07%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (44.07%) Firmware
5 26 (44.07%) CCSA
5 26 (44.07%) Change Control
6 23 (38.98%) Project Management
7 21 (35.59%) BT
7 21 (35.59%) Finance
8 16 (27.12%) ITIL
9 15 (25.42%) PRINCE2
10 13 (22.03%) Network Design
10 13 (22.03%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (16.95%) HTML
11 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
11 10 (16.95%) SQL
12 9 (15.25%) .NET
12 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
12 9 (15.25%) CSS
12 9 (15.25%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (13.56%) T-SQL
13 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (13.56%) Grunt
13 8 (13.56%) Sass
13 8 (13.56%) Backbone.js

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (52.54%) Firewall
2 30 (50.85%) LAN
2 30 (50.85%) WAN
3 4 (6.78%) PBX
4 3 (5.08%) DNS
5 2 (3.39%) IP Telephony
5 2 (3.39%) SAN
5 2 (3.39%) Internet
5 2 (3.39%) MPLS
5 2 (3.39%) ADSL
5 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (3.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.69%) VPN
6 1 (1.69%) DHCP
6 1 (1.69%) VoIP
6 1 (1.69%) DMZ
6 1 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (8.47%) OLAP
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.69%) SQL CLR
7 1 (1.69%) Redis
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.69%) MySQL
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Grunt
2 6 (10.17%) Jasmine
2 6 (10.17%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.69%) Selenium
3 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.69%) JSUnit
General
1 21 (35.59%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Marketing
3 3 (5.08%) Electronics
3 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.39%) Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) Billing
5 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (25.42%) Developer
1 15 (25.42%) Consultant
1 15 (25.42%) Network Engineer
2 8 (13.56%) Web Developer
2 8 (13.56%) Applications Developer
2 8 (13.56%) Senior Network Engineer
2 8 (13.56%) Web Applications Developer
3 7 (11.86%) Technical Engineer
3 7 (11.86%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (10.17%) Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) Network Consultant
5 5 (8.47%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Front-End Web Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (3.39%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.95%) HTML
2 9 (15.25%) .NET
2 9 (15.25%) CSS
3 8 (13.56%) Sass
3 8 (13.56%) Backbone.js
3 8 (13.56%) KnockoutJS
3 8 (13.56%) HTML5
3 8 (13.56%) jQuery
4 6 (10.17%) Ajax
4 6 (10.17%) LESS
5 4 (6.78%) MDX
6 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.69%) SignalR
6 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.69%) Dapper ORM
6 1 (1.69%) Laravel
6 1 (1.69%) Symfony
6 1 (1.69%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.69%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (44.07%) Firmware
2 13 (22.03%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (10.17%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (6.78%) Visualisation
4 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.08%) DTV
6 2 (3.39%) Clustering
6 2 (3.39%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.69%) Blog
7 1 (1.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.69%) VMS
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (47.46%) Network Management
2 26 (44.07%) Change Control
3 23 (38.98%) Project Management
4 16 (27.12%) ITIL
5 15 (25.42%) PRINCE2
6 13 (22.03%) Network Design
7 9 (15.25%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (10.17%) Unit Testing
8 6 (10.17%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (6.78%) Validation
9 4 (6.78%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.78%) Data Validation
9 4 (6.78%) Time Management
10 3 (5.08%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (5.08%) Scrum
10 3 (5.08%) Security Management
10 3 (5.08%) Programme Management
11 2 (3.39%) MVC
11 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
11 2 (3.39%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
1 10 (16.95%) SQL
2 8 (13.56%) T-SQL
3 6 (10.17%) C
4 5 (8.47%) C#
5 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.69%) PHP
5 1 (1.69%) VB
5 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 26 (44.07%) CCNA
1 26 (44.07%) Cisco Certification
1 26 (44.07%) CCSA
2 7 (11.86%) Degree
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.39%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 28 (47.46%) CheckPoint
2 27 (45.76%) Cisco
3 21 (35.59%) BT
4 3 (5.08%) SAP
4 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.39%) Blue Coat
5 2 (3.39%) Mitel
5 2 (3.39%) Avaya
5 2 (3.39%) Juniper
5 2 (3.39%) Tufin
5 2 (3.39%) Panasonic
5 2 (3.39%) TippingPoint
5 2 (3.39%) F5
5 2 (3.39%) LogLogic
6 1 (1.69%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.69%) Sybase
6 1 (1.69%) VMware
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago