The 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 70 73 55
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 31 35 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.82% 3.40% 5.21%
As % of the General category 6.95% 10.20% 17.77%
Number of salaries quoted 27 33 58
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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 Kent region.

General Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
446 343 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.58% 33.33% 29.30%
Number of salaries quoted 384 305 286
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -12.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,946 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 0 16 £28,000 +12.00%
Broadstairs - 3 £32,615 -
Tonbridge - 3 £52,500 -
Chatham -15 2 - -
Canterbury - 2 £35,624 -
Folkestone - 1 £47,500 -
Whitstable - 1 £32,000 -
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 32 (61.54%) .NET
2 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (53.85%) C#
4 26 (50.00%) SaaS
5 22 (42.31%) SQL Server
6 20 (38.46%) Degree
7 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET
7 19 (36.54%) SQL
8 17 (32.69%) Finance
8 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
8 17 (32.69%) HTML
9 16 (30.77%) T-SQL
9 16 (30.77%) Data Analysis
9 16 (30.77%) Data Integration
10 12 (23.08%) Linux
11 11 (21.15%) Relational Database
12 10 (19.23%) Jenkins
12 10 (19.23%) Software Engineering
13 9 (17.31%) Expense Management
13 9 (17.31%) ITIL
14 8 (15.38%) Windows
14 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
14 8 (15.38%) Service Delivery
14 8 (15.38%) DevOps
14 8 (15.38%) SDLC
14 8 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
14 8 (15.38%) Puppet
14 8 (15.38%) Hudson
14 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
14 8 (15.38%) CentOS

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 6 (11.54%) IIS
2 2 (3.85%) NServiceBus
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (50.00%) SaaS
2 7 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) VoIP
2 2 (3.85%) Broadband
2 2 (3.85%) Firewall
2 2 (3.85%) MPLS
2 2 (3.85%) VPN
3 1 (1.92%) CDMA
3 1 (1.92%) CTI
3 1 (1.92%) GSM
3 1 (1.92%) LAN
3 1 (1.92%) LTE
3 1 (1.92%) PBX
3 1 (1.92%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.92%) SSL
3 1 (1.92%) UMTS
3 1 (1.92%) WAN
3 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 11 (21.15%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.77%) Big Data
4 2 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Jenkins
2 8 (15.38%) Hudson
3 4 (7.69%) Subversion
4 3 (5.77%) JIRA
4 3 (5.77%) Selenium
5 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.85%) JUnit
5 2 (3.85%) Mockito
5 2 (3.85%) PHPUnit
5 2 (3.85%) PyUnit
5 2 (3.85%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.92%) Grunt
6 1 (1.92%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.92%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.92%) Maven
6 1 (1.92%) NCrunch
6 1 (1.92%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.92%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (32.69%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Marketing
3 5 (9.62%) Banking
3 5 (9.62%) Electronics
3 5 (9.62%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Arabic Language
5 1 (1.92%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 21 (40.38%) Developer
2 19 (36.54%) SQL Developer
3 12 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 11 (21.15%) .NET Programmer
4 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET Programmer
4 11 (21.15%) Database Developer
4 11 (21.15%) Database Programmer
4 11 (21.15%) Programmer
4 11 (21.15%) SQL Database Developer
4 11 (21.15%) SQL Programmer
4 11 (21.15%) T-SQL Developer
4 11 (21.15%) T-SQL Programmer
5 7 (13.46%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Automation Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) AWS Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (61.54%) .NET
2 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET
3 17 (32.69%) HTML
4 7 (13.46%) XML
5 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
5 3 (5.77%) Entity Framework
6 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.85%) CSS
6 2 (3.85%) MSMQ
6 2 (3.85%) WPF
7 1 (1.92%) Ajax
7 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.92%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.92%) Handlebars
7 1 (1.92%) HTML5
7 1 (1.92%) jQuery
7 1 (1.92%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (1.92%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.92%) Spring
7 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) Data Integration
2 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (9.62%) User Experience
5 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.92%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.92%) Blog
6 1 (1.92%) CCTV
6 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.92%) Home Automation
6 1 (1.92%) IVR
6 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Linux
2 8 (15.38%) CentOS
2 8 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (1.92%) Android
3 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (30.77%) Data Analysis
3 10 (19.23%) Software Engineering
4 9 (17.31%) Expense Management
4 9 (17.31%) ITIL
5 8 (15.38%) DevOps
5 8 (15.38%) SDLC
5 8 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 7 (13.46%) Build Automation
6 7 (13.46%) Scrum
7 6 (11.54%) Configuration Management
7 6 (11.54%) Programme Management
8 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (9.62%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (9.62%) Unit Testing
9 4 (7.69%) Asset Management
10 3 (5.77%) Information Security
10 3 (5.77%) Kanban
10 3 (5.77%) MVVM
10 3 (5.77%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (53.85%) C#
2 19 (36.54%) SQL
3 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
4 16 (30.77%) T-SQL
5 7 (13.46%) PowerShell
6 6 (11.54%) Java
7 3 (5.77%) Python
8 2 (3.85%) Jython
9 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.92%) C
9 1 (1.92%) C++
9 1 (1.92%) Perl
9 1 (1.92%) PHP
9 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) CISM
2 3 (5.77%) CISSP
3 2 (3.85%) ISEB
4 1 (1.92%) Avaya Certification
4 1 (1.92%) MCITP
4 1 (1.92%) MCSE
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.85%) Docker
2 2 (3.85%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (15.38%) Puppet
2 2 (3.85%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) SAP
3 4 (7.69%) Apple
4 3 (5.77%) Avaya
4 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.77%) VMware
5 2 (3.85%) Cisco
5 2 (3.85%) Citrix
5 2 (3.85%) HP
5 2 (3.85%) Siebel
5 2 (3.85%) Tableau
5 2 (3.85%) Verint
6 1 (1.92%) BT
6 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.92%) Google
6 1 (1.92%) hybris
6 1 (1.92%) Juniper
6 1 (1.92%) WatchGuard
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