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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 83 70 73
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 15 29 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.40% 3.02% 3.04%
As % of the General category 3.90% 8.29% 9.97%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 33
Median salary £40,000 £44,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.61% +37.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £25,800 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £58,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.55%
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
385 350 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 36.05% 36.50% 30.51%
Number of salaries quoted 330 310 306
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 May 2016.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Kent

Telecoms
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Kent region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +8 6 £40,000 +48.14%
Tonbridge +2 3 £52,500 +94.44%
Whitstable - 3 £32,000 -
West Malling - 1 - -
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 21 (45.65%) .NET
1 21 (45.65%) Finance
2 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (32.61%) C#
4 14 (30.43%) SaaS
5 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
5 13 (28.26%) SQL
5 13 (28.26%) Degree
6 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
7 10 (21.74%) HTML
8 9 (19.57%) Data Analysis
8 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
8 9 (19.57%) Java
8 9 (19.57%) T-SQL
8 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
8 9 (19.57%) Data Integration
9 8 (17.39%) Expense Management
9 8 (17.39%) Windows
9 8 (17.39%) Service Delivery
10 7 (15.22%) Manufacturing
10 7 (15.22%) ITIL
10 7 (15.22%) IIS
10 7 (15.22%) SAP
10 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
10 7 (15.22%) Asset Management
10 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
10 7 (15.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 7 (15.22%) Marketing
10 7 (15.22%) VMware

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (15.22%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
2 1 (2.17%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (15.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (30.43%) SaaS
2 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) Firewall
2 4 (8.70%) VoIP
3 2 (4.35%) Broadband
3 2 (4.35%) CDMA
3 2 (4.35%) GSM
3 2 (4.35%) LTE
3 2 (4.35%) MPLS
3 2 (4.35%) UMTS
4 1 (2.17%) CTI
4 1 (2.17%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.17%) LAN
4 1 (2.17%) PBX
4 1 (2.17%) SSL
4 1 (2.17%) VPN
4 1 (2.17%) WAN
4 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Hudson
1 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.35%) JIRA
2 2 (4.35%) Maven
2 2 (4.35%) NetBeans
3 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.17%) Grunt
3 1 (2.17%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.17%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (2.17%) Selenium
3 1 (2.17%) Subversion
3 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (45.65%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Electronics
2 7 (15.22%) Manufacturing
2 7 (15.22%) Marketing
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Developer
2 10 (21.74%) SQL Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Applications Support
4 6 (13.04%) Applications Support Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Information Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Security Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Support Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Windows Support Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.70%) .NET Programmer
6 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Database Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Database Programmer
6 4 (8.70%) SQL Database Developer
6 4 (8.70%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (45.65%) .NET
2 10 (21.74%) HTML
3 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
4 6 (13.04%) XML
5 3 (6.52%) jQuery
6 2 (4.35%) Spring
6 2 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.17%) Ajax
7 1 (2.17%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.17%) CSS
7 1 (2.17%) Handlebars
7 1 (2.17%) HTML5
7 1 (2.17%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (2.17%) LESS
7 1 (2.17%) Sass
7 1 (2.17%) WCF
7 1 (2.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Data Integration
2 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
3 6 (13.04%) User Experience
4 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) Blog
5 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.17%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Windows
2 6 (13.04%) Linux
3 4 (8.70%) CentOS
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (19.57%) Data Analysis
2 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
3 8 (17.39%) Expense Management
3 8 (17.39%) Service Delivery
4 7 (15.22%) Asset Management
4 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (15.22%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (15.22%) ITIL
4 7 (15.22%) Programme Management
5 6 (13.04%) Information Security
5 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Management
5 6 (13.04%) Internal Audit
5 6 (13.04%) Risk Management
6 5 (10.87%) Information Security Management
6 5 (10.87%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (10.87%) SDLC
6 5 (10.87%) Security Management
6 5 (10.87%) Threat Management
6 5 (10.87%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) C#
2 13 (28.26%) SQL
3 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 9 (19.57%) Java
4 9 (19.57%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.35%) PHP
6 2 (4.35%) Python
6 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) CISM
2 6 (13.04%) CISSP
3 3 (6.52%) CISA
4 2 (4.35%) Avaya Certification
5 1 (2.17%) MCITP
5 1 (2.17%) MCSE
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.04%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.17%) Docker
3 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (8.70%) Puppet
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.17%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) SAP
1 7 (15.22%) VMware
2 6 (13.04%) Avaya
2 6 (13.04%) Citrix
2 6 (13.04%) HP
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.04%) Siebel
3 4 (8.70%) Apple
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco
4 2 (4.35%) Mitel
4 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.35%) Verint
5 1 (2.17%) BT
5 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.17%) Google
5 1 (2.17%) Juniper
5 1 (2.17%) WatchGuard