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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 81 44 73
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +29
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 15 58 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.47% 4.89% 0.78%
As % of the General category 4.12% 13.09% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13 54 6
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £30,000 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £85,000
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
364 443 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 35.76% 37.32% 35.59%
Number of salaries quoted 277 384 234
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,850 £56,000 £70,000
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 22 October 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 22 October 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
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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 - 2 £31,250 -
West Malling -5 1 £42,500 +41.66% 2
Dover - 1 £65,000 -
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 15 (36.59%) LAN
2 15 (36.59%) WAN
3 14 (34.15%) Firewall
4 13 (31.71%) Cisco
5 11 (26.83%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (26.83%) CheckPoint
5 11 (26.83%) ITIL
5 11 (26.83%) Network Management
6 10 (24.39%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (24.39%) SQL
6 10 (24.39%) CCNA
6 10 (24.39%) Marketing
7 9 (21.95%) CCSA
7 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
7 9 (21.95%) Firmware
7 9 (21.95%) Change Control
8 8 (19.51%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
9 7 (17.07%) .NET
9 7 (17.07%) C
9 7 (17.07%) Degree
9 7 (17.07%) IP Telephony
10 6 (14.63%) Risk Management
10 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
10 6 (14.63%) VoIP
10 6 (14.63%) Windows
10 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
10 6 (14.63%) Inversion of Control
10 6 (14.63%) Line Management

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (2.44%) Lync
1 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.44%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
3 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (36.59%) LAN
1 15 (36.59%) WAN
2 14 (34.15%) Firewall
3 7 (17.07%) IP Telephony
4 6 (14.63%) VoIP
5 4 (9.76%) DNS
6 3 (7.32%) ADSL
6 3 (7.32%) Internet
6 3 (7.32%) MPLS
7 2 (4.88%) Ethernet
7 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (4.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (2.44%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) OLAP
3 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 2 (4.88%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) Redis
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Jasmine
1 5 (12.20%) Grunt
1 5 (12.20%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (2.44%) JSUnit
2 1 (2.44%) Selenium
General
1 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 10 (24.39%) Marketing
3 5 (12.20%) Legal
4 4 (9.76%) Manufacturing
4 4 (9.76%) Electronics
5 2 (4.88%) Local Government
6 1 (2.44%) Law
6 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Developer
2 8 (19.51%) Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Consultant
3 7 (17.07%) Applications Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Network Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Web Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Web Applications Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Network Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Front-End Web Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Telephony Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Support Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Change Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) C# Application Developer
7 2 (4.88%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) .NET
2 5 (12.20%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (12.20%) Sass
2 5 (12.20%) LESS
2 5 (12.20%) Backbone.js
2 5 (12.20%) HTML5
2 5 (12.20%) CSS
2 5 (12.20%) HTML
2 5 (12.20%) Ajax
2 5 (12.20%) jQuery
3 3 (7.32%) MSMQ
3 3 (7.32%) MDX
4 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.44%) Dapper ORM
5 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.44%) SignalR
5 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (14.63%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (9.76%) DTV
4 3 (7.32%) Visualisation
4 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.44%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) UNIX
2 2 (4.88%) AIX
2 2 (4.88%) HPUX
2 2 (4.88%) Solaris
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) ITIL
1 11 (26.83%) Network Management
2 9 (21.95%) Change Control
3 8 (19.51%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (14.63%) Risk Management
4 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
4 6 (14.63%) Line Management
5 5 (12.20%) Unit Testing
5 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
5 5 (12.20%) Project Management
6 4 (9.76%) Supplier Management
6 4 (9.76%) Programme Management
6 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.76%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (9.76%) Capacity Management
7 3 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.32%) Time Management
7 3 (7.32%) Data Validation
7 3 (7.32%) MVVM
7 3 (7.32%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) SQL
2 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
2 7 (17.07%) C
3 5 (12.20%) C#
3 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (24.39%) CCNA
3 9 (21.95%) CCSA
4 7 (17.07%) Degree
5 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.44%) ISEB
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) COBIT
2 2 (4.88%) QA
3 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Firmware
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Cisco
2 11 (26.83%) CheckPoint
3 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
4 5 (12.20%) Avaya
5 4 (9.76%) BT
5 4 (9.76%) SAP
6 2 (4.88%) Blue Coat
6 2 (4.88%) Juniper
6 2 (4.88%) Sun
6 2 (4.88%) F5
6 2 (4.88%) LogLogic
6 2 (4.88%) TippingPoint
6 2 (4.88%) Tufin
6 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.44%) Verint
7 1 (2.44%) Acme Packet
7 1 (2.44%) VMware
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