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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 88 31 68
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +37
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 14 76 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.35% 6.95% 1.08%
As % of the General category 3.73% 19.44% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 11 72 9
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £54,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
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
375 391 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 36.09% 35.77% 35.02%
Number of salaries quoted 273 311 252
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £25,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £67,500
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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +4 4 £47,500 +5.55%
Dover - 1 - - 1
Stansted - 1 £30,500 -
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 28 (51.85%) LAN
1 28 (51.85%) WAN
1 28 (51.85%) Firewall
2 26 (48.15%) Cisco
2 26 (48.15%) CheckPoint
2 26 (48.15%) Network Management
3 24 (44.44%) CCNA
3 24 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (44.44%) Firmware
3 24 (44.44%) CCSA
3 24 (44.44%) Change Control
4 21 (38.89%) Project Management
5 19 (35.19%) BT
5 19 (35.19%) Finance
6 15 (27.78%) ITIL
7 14 (25.93%) PRINCE2
8 11 (20.37%) Network Design
8 11 (20.37%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (16.67%) HTML
9 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 9 (16.67%) SQL
10 8 (14.81%) .NET
10 8 (14.81%) CSS
10 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (12.96%) C
11 7 (12.96%) T-SQL
11 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
11 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (12.96%) jQuery
11 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (51.85%) LAN
1 28 (51.85%) WAN
1 28 (51.85%) Firewall
2 3 (5.56%) Internet
2 3 (5.56%) MPLS
2 3 (5.56%) PBX
2 3 (5.56%) ADSL
2 3 (5.56%) DNS
3 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.70%) VoIP
3 2 (3.70%) IP Telephony
3 2 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
1 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (9.26%) OLAP
3 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.85%) SQL CLR
6 1 (1.85%) Redis
6 1 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Grunt
2 6 (11.11%) Karma Test Runner
2 6 (11.11%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.85%) Selenium
3 1 (1.85%) JSUnit
3 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (35.19%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Marketing
3 3 (5.56%) Electronics
3 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Billing
4 1 (1.85%) Local Government
4 1 (1.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Developer
1 14 (25.93%) Consultant
2 13 (24.07%) Network Engineer
3 8 (14.81%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Web Applications Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Applications Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Web Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Network Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Front-End Web Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) HTML
2 8 (14.81%) .NET
2 8 (14.81%) CSS
3 7 (12.96%) Backbone.js
3 7 (12.96%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (12.96%) Sass
3 7 (12.96%) jQuery
3 7 (12.96%) HTML5
4 6 (11.11%) LESS
4 6 (11.11%) Ajax
5 4 (7.41%) MDX
6 1 (1.85%) Symfony
6 1 (1.85%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.85%) MSMQ
6 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.85%) SignalR
6 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.85%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (44.44%) Firmware
2 11 (20.37%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (7.41%) Visualisation
5 3 (5.56%) DTV
5 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.85%) Blog
7 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (48.15%) Network Management
2 24 (44.44%) Change Control
3 21 (38.89%) Project Management
4 15 (27.78%) ITIL
5 14 (25.93%) PRINCE2
6 11 (20.37%) Network Design
7 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (11.11%) Unit Testing
9 5 (9.26%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (7.41%) Time Management
10 4 (7.41%) Data Validation
10 4 (7.41%) Validation
10 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (5.56%) Scrum
11 3 (5.56%) Programme Management
11 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
11 3 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (5.56%) Capacity Management
12 2 (3.70%) Performance Management
12 2 (3.70%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 9 (16.67%) SQL
2 7 (12.96%) T-SQL
2 7 (12.96%) C
3 5 (9.26%) C#
4 1 (1.85%) PHP
4 1 (1.85%) VB
4 1 (1.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 24 (44.44%) CCNA
1 24 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
1 24 (44.44%) CCSA
2 6 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) COBIT
3 1 (1.85%) SLA
3 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 26 (48.15%) Cisco
1 26 (48.15%) CheckPoint
2 19 (35.19%) BT
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.56%) SAP
5 2 (3.70%) Avaya
5 2 (3.70%) Juniper
5 2 (3.70%) Mitel
5 2 (3.70%) Blue Coat
5 2 (3.70%) TippingPoint
5 2 (3.70%) Panasonic
5 2 (3.70%) Tufin
5 2 (3.70%) F5
5 2 (3.70%) LogLogic
6 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.85%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.85%) VMware
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