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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 68 78 34
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -44
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 31 25 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.80% 2.23% 6.03%
As % of the General category 8.40% 6.98% 16.58%
Number of salaries quoted 28 22 59
Average salary £32,292 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.27% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £32,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
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
369 358 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 33.36% 31.91% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 311 290 299
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 2015.

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 2015. 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 -28 6 £25,000 -47.36% 1
Canterbury - 4 £32,292 -
West Malling - 3 £35,000 -
Sevenoaks - 2 £52,000 -
Whitstable - 2 £32,000 - 2
Dover +1 1 £26,500 -
Maidstone - 1 £21,500 -
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 25 (39.06%) Finance
2 24 (37.50%) Degree
3 18 (28.13%) .NET
4 16 (25.00%) SQL
5 15 (23.44%) C#
5 15 (23.44%) SAP
5 15 (23.44%) Windows
5 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
6 14 (21.88%) Cisco
6 14 (21.88%) SIEM
7 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
7 13 (20.31%) HTML
8 12 (18.75%) ASP.NET
8 12 (18.75%) CCNA
8 12 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (18.75%) QA
9 11 (17.19%) Big Data
9 11 (17.19%) Cyber Security
9 11 (17.19%) IIS
9 11 (17.19%) Management Information System
9 11 (17.19%) Internet
9 11 (17.19%) Incident Management
10 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (15.63%) ITIL
10 10 (15.63%) ERP
10 10 (15.63%) MS Excel
11 9 (14.06%) Avaya
11 9 (14.06%) CCNP
12 8 (12.50%) CISSP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 11 (17.19%) IIS
2 7 (10.94%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.25%) Lync
4 2 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.56%) WorkSite
Applications
1 10 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.25%) MS Office
3 3 (4.69%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.50%) SaaS
2 4 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.19%) Internet
2 7 (10.94%) Firewall
3 5 (7.81%) Wireless
3 5 (7.81%) DNS
4 4 (6.25%) SAN
4 4 (6.25%) HTTP
4 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.25%) iSCSI
5 3 (4.69%) Broadband
5 3 (4.69%) 3G
5 3 (4.69%) IP Telephony
5 3 (4.69%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (3.13%) LAN
6 2 (3.13%) SDH
6 2 (3.13%) Ethernet
6 2 (3.13%) 4G
7 1 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.56%) LTE
7 1 (1.56%) UMTS
7 1 (1.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.19%) Big Data
3 6 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.25%) Redis
5 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.56%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) JIRA
2 3 (4.69%) LoadRunner
3 2 (3.13%) TestDirector
3 2 (3.13%) Selenium
4 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.56%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.56%) PyUnit
4 1 (1.56%) Mockito
4 1 (1.56%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.56%) Grunt
4 1 (1.56%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.56%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.56%) JUnit
4 1 (1.56%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.56%) Subversion
4 1 (1.56%) Maven
General
1 25 (39.06%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Law
3 6 (9.38%) Marketing
4 5 (7.81%) Manufacturing
4 5 (7.81%) Banking
4 5 (7.81%) Electronics
5 2 (3.13%) Back Office
5 2 (3.13%) Legal
5 2 (3.13%) Billing
6 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (23.44%) Analyst
2 11 (17.19%) Developer
3 9 (14.06%) Support Engineer
4 6 (9.38%) Security Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) SQL Developer
5 5 (7.81%) ArcSight Specialist
6 4 (6.25%) Platform Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) QA Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) QA Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Voice Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) IT Support
7 3 (4.69%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (28.13%) .NET
2 13 (20.31%) HTML
3 12 (18.75%) ASP.NET
4 6 (9.38%) .NET Framework
5 5 (7.81%) HTML5
6 4 (6.25%) Entity Framework
6 4 (6.25%) WPF
6 4 (6.25%) Web Services
6 4 (6.25%) XHTML
7 2 (3.13%) XML
7 2 (3.13%) CSS
7 2 (3.13%) jQuery
8 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.56%) Silverlight
8 1 (1.56%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.56%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (1.56%) Sass
8 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.81%) DTV
4 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (6.25%) Data Integration
5 4 (6.25%) PKI
6 3 (4.69%) Data Centre
7 2 (3.13%) Fat Client
7 2 (3.13%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.56%) PMI
8 1 (1.56%) iPhone
8 1 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (1.56%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.44%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Linux
3 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.69%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.13%) UNIX
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) SIEM
2 11 (17.19%) Cyber Security
2 11 (17.19%) Incident Management
3 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (15.63%) ITIL
3 10 (15.63%) ERP
4 8 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (12.50%) Security Management
4 8 (12.50%) Information Security
4 8 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 8 (12.50%) Analytics
5 7 (10.94%) Software Testing
5 7 (10.94%) Project Management
6 6 (9.38%) Risk Management
6 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
6 6 (9.38%) Programme Management
7 5 (7.81%) Business Continuity
7 5 (7.81%) Change Management
7 5 (7.81%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.00%) SQL
2 15 (23.44%) C#
3 8 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.25%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.13%) Delphi
6 2 (3.13%) Java
6 2 (3.13%) Python
7 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.56%) Jython
7 1 (1.56%) VB6
7 1 (1.56%) VB
7 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (37.50%) Degree
2 12 (18.75%) CCNA
2 12 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (14.06%) CCNP
4 8 (12.50%) CISSP
4 8 (12.50%) CCSP
4 8 (12.50%) CEH
4 8 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.69%) ISEB
6 2 (3.13%) HNC
6 2 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.75%) QA
2 8 (12.50%) SLA
2 8 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.56%) P3O
System Software
1 5 (7.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.13%) Firmware
4 1 (1.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) HAProxy
2 3 (4.69%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.56%) SCCM
3 1 (1.56%) SCOM
3 1 (1.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 15 (23.44%) SAP
1 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.88%) Cisco
3 9 (14.06%) Avaya
4 8 (12.50%) ArcSight
5 5 (7.81%) TippingPoint
5 5 (7.81%) HP
6 4 (6.25%) Nimble Storage
7 3 (4.69%) Sophos
8 2 (3.13%) VMware
8 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.56%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.56%) McAfee
9 1 (1.56%) Mitel
9 1 (1.56%) Oracle
9 1 (1.56%) Tableau
9 1 (1.56%) Citrix
9 1 (1.56%) Nokia
9 1 (1.56%) IBM
9 1 (1.56%) Progress
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Salary: Between 20000 and 25000 plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
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Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 32,000
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Salary: up to 32,000
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Salary: Market related
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £43,359-48,988
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