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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 65 70 44
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -26
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 31 36 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.81% 3.09% 5.08%
As % of the General category 8.18% 9.68% 13.01%
Number of salaries quoted 29 33 50
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £64,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
379 372 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 34.39% 31.93% 39.00%
Number of salaries quoted 324 317 339
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £70,000
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 June 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 June 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
Sevenoaks - 6 £54,500 -
Dover +2 4 £39,500 -
Canterbury - 3 £32,292 - 1
West Malling - 2 £35,000 -
Tunbridge Wells -30 1 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Maidstone - 1 £21,500 -
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 22 (40.00%) Finance
2 19 (34.55%) Degree
3 16 (29.09%) .NET
4 14 (25.45%) Windows
4 14 (25.45%) SIEM
5 13 (23.64%) C#
5 13 (23.64%) SAP
5 13 (23.64%) Cisco
6 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
6 12 (21.82%) CCNA
6 12 (21.82%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
7 11 (20.00%) SQL
7 11 (20.00%) Cyber Security
7 11 (20.00%) Incident Management
8 10 (18.18%) QA
8 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
9 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET
9 9 (16.36%) IIS
9 9 (16.36%) HTML
9 9 (16.36%) Avaya
9 9 (16.36%) CCNP
9 9 (16.36%) Internet
9 9 (16.36%) Management Information System
10 8 (14.55%) Security Management
10 8 (14.55%) Law
10 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (14.55%) Information Security
10 8 (14.55%) CISSP
10 8 (14.55%) CCSP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 9 (16.36%) IIS
2 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.27%) Lync
4 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.82%) WorkSite
Applications
1 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.09%) MS Office
3 4 (7.27%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) SaaS
1 3 (5.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) Internet
2 7 (12.73%) Firewall
3 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 4 (7.27%) DNS
4 4 (7.27%) SAN
4 4 (7.27%) iSCSI
5 3 (5.45%) Wireless
5 3 (5.45%) IP Telephony
5 3 (5.45%) Broadband
5 3 (5.45%) LAN
5 3 (5.45%) SDH
5 3 (5.45%) Ethernet
5 3 (5.45%) HTTP
6 2 (3.64%) 3G
6 2 (3.64%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.82%) 4G
7 1 (1.82%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.55%) Big Data
3 7 (12.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.27%) Redis
5 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) LoadRunner
1 3 (5.45%) JIRA
2 2 (3.64%) TestDirector
3 1 (1.82%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.82%) Selenium
3 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Law
3 6 (10.91%) Marketing
4 5 (9.09%) Electronics
4 5 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 4 (7.27%) Banking
6 3 (5.45%) Billing
7 2 (3.64%) Legal
8 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) Analyst
2 9 (16.36%) Support Engineer
3 6 (10.91%) Security Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) Developer
4 5 (9.09%) ArcSight Specialist
5 4 (7.27%) Software Support Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.45%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) QA Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Cyber Security Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Platform Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Voice Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) IT Support
6 3 (5.45%) Security Operations Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Desktop Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.09%) .NET
2 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET
2 9 (16.36%) HTML
3 7 (12.73%) .NET Framework
4 4 (7.27%) HTML5
5 3 (5.45%) Entity Framework
5 3 (5.45%) XHTML
5 3 (5.45%) WPF
5 3 (5.45%) Web Services
6 2 (3.64%) XML
7 1 (1.82%) CSS
7 1 (1.82%) Silverlight
7 1 (1.82%) jQuery
7 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.82%) WinForms
7 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.09%) DTV
4 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.45%) PKI
4 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.64%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.64%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.64%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.82%) PMI
6 1 (1.82%) iPhone
6 1 (1.82%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.82%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.45%) Windows
2 4 (7.27%) Linux
2 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.45%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.45%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.64%) UNIX
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) SIEM
2 11 (20.00%) Cyber Security
2 11 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (14.55%) Information Security
3 8 (14.55%) ERP
3 8 (14.55%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (14.55%) ITIL
3 8 (14.55%) Security Management
3 8 (14.55%) Analytics
4 7 (12.73%) Project Management
5 6 (10.91%) PRINCE2
5 6 (10.91%) Risk Management
5 6 (10.91%) Programme Management
5 6 (10.91%) Supplier Management
5 6 (10.91%) Software Testing
6 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.09%) Business Continuity
6 5 (9.09%) Change Management
6 5 (9.09%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.64%) C#
2 11 (20.00%) SQL
3 5 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.27%) Delphi
4 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.82%) VB
6 1 (1.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (34.55%) Degree
2 12 (21.82%) CCNA
2 12 (21.82%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (16.36%) CCNP
4 8 (14.55%) CISSP
4 8 (14.55%) CCSP
4 8 (14.55%) CEH
4 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.45%) HNC
6 2 (3.64%) ISEB
6 2 (3.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.18%) QA
2 8 (14.55%) SLA
2 8 (14.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.82%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.27%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.82%) Firmware
3 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) HAProxy
2 3 (5.45%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.82%) SCCM
3 1 (1.82%) SCOM
3 1 (1.82%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) Cisco
1 13 (23.64%) SAP
2 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.36%) Avaya
4 8 (14.55%) ArcSight
5 5 (9.09%) TippingPoint
6 4 (7.27%) Nimble Storage
6 4 (7.27%) HP
7 3 (5.45%) Sophos
8 2 (3.64%) VMware
9 1 (1.82%) Mitel
9 1 (1.82%) Citrix
9 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.82%) McAfee
9 1 (1.82%) Progress
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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