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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 88 33 70
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +37
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 8 66 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.80% 6.17% 1.28%
As % of the General category 2.13% 16.26% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6 63 10
Average salary £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £28,000 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £53,650
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
376 406 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 37.71% 37.94% 36.70%
Number of salaries quoted 267 335 244
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +9 1 £42,500 -10.52%
Dover - 1 £65,000 - 1
Stansted - 1 £30,500 -
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 25 (52.08%) LAN
1 25 (52.08%) WAN
2 24 (50.00%) Firewall
3 23 (47.92%) Cisco
4 21 (43.75%) CheckPoint
4 21 (43.75%) Network Management
5 20 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (39.58%) CCNA
6 19 (39.58%) Firmware
6 19 (39.58%) Finance
6 19 (39.58%) CCSA
6 19 (39.58%) Change Control
7 16 (33.33%) Project Management
8 15 (31.25%) ITIL
9 14 (29.17%) BT
10 12 (25.00%) PRINCE2
11 11 (22.92%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (18.75%) HTML
12 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
13 8 (16.67%) SQL
13 8 (16.67%) CSS
14 7 (14.58%) T-SQL
14 7 (14.58%) .NET
14 7 (14.58%) C
14 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (14.58%) Network Design
14 7 (14.58%) Degree
14 7 (14.58%) jQuery
14 7 (14.58%) Grunt

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (52.08%) LAN
1 25 (52.08%) WAN
2 24 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (8.33%) IP Telephony
3 4 (8.33%) DNS
3 4 (8.33%) VoIP
4 3 (6.25%) ADSL
4 3 (6.25%) Internet
4 3 (6.25%) MPLS
5 2 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (4.17%) PBX
5 2 (4.17%) Ethernet
5 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.42%) OLAP
4 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 3 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.08%) SQL CLR
7 1 (2.08%) Redis
7 1 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Grunt
2 6 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
2 6 (12.50%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.08%) Selenium
3 1 (2.08%) JSUnit
3 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (39.58%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Marketing
3 4 (8.33%) Electronics
3 4 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.17%) Local Government
5 1 (2.08%) Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Law
5 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Developer
2 12 (25.00%) Consultant
3 10 (20.83%) Network Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Applications Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Web Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Web Applications Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Network Consultant
5 5 (10.42%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Front-End Web Developer
7 3 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) HTML
2 8 (16.67%) CSS
3 7 (14.58%) .NET
3 7 (14.58%) Backbone.js
3 7 (14.58%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (14.58%) Sass
3 7 (14.58%) jQuery
3 7 (14.58%) HTML5
4 6 (12.50%) LESS
4 6 (12.50%) Ajax
5 4 (8.33%) MDX
6 1 (2.08%) Symfony
6 1 (2.08%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.08%) MSMQ
6 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.08%) SignalR
6 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (2.08%) Dapper ORM
6 1 (2.08%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 19 (39.58%) Firmware
2 11 (22.92%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (8.33%) Visualisation
4 4 (8.33%) DTV
5 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.08%) Blog
7 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) Network Management
2 19 (39.58%) Change Control
3 16 (33.33%) Project Management
4 15 (31.25%) ITIL
5 12 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 9 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (14.58%) Network Design
7 7 (14.58%) Coaching
8 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
9 5 (10.42%) Service Delivery
9 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (8.33%) Line Management
10 4 (8.33%) Capacity Management
10 4 (8.33%) Time Management
10 4 (8.33%) Validation
10 4 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (8.33%) Data Validation
10 4 (8.33%) Programme Management
10 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 8 (16.67%) SQL
3 7 (14.58%) T-SQL
3 7 (14.58%) C
4 4 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (2.08%) PHP
5 1 (2.08%) VB
5 1 (2.08%) VB6
Qualifications
1 20 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (39.58%) CCNA
2 19 (39.58%) CCSA
3 7 (14.58%) Degree
4 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.08%) ISEB
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) COBIT
2 2 (4.17%) SLA
3 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Cisco
2 21 (43.75%) CheckPoint
3 14 (29.17%) BT
4 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.33%) SAP
6 2 (4.17%) Blue Coat
6 2 (4.17%) TippingPoint
6 2 (4.17%) SolarWinds
6 2 (4.17%) Tufin
6 2 (4.17%) F5
6 2 (4.17%) LogLogic
6 2 (4.17%) Avaya
6 2 (4.17%) Juniper
7 1 (2.08%) VMware
7 1 (2.08%) Mitel
7 1 (2.08%) Panasonic
7 1 (2.08%) Business Objects
Dover, Kent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £55000.0000 - £60000.0000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago