The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 48 30 21
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -9
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 0.41% 3.23% 8.46%
As % of the General category 1.33% 12.90% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 11
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Telecoms
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kingston Upon Thames region.

General Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
75 31 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 31.12% 25.00% 48.46%
Number of salaries quoted 48 30 55
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,950 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £62,750 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Kingston Upon Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Kingston Upon Thames region.

Telecoms Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) PHP
2 4 (36.36%) MySQL
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Apache
2 4 (36.36%) VPN
2 4 (36.36%) LAMP
2 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (36.36%) Release Management
2 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) C
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) UNIX
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Games
4 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
4 2 (18.18%) Spring
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 2 (18.18%) Image Processing
4 2 (18.18%) Signal Processing
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 4 (36.36%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) SS7
2 1 (9.09%) SCCP
2 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
2 1 (9.09%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (9.09%) tcpdump
2 1 (9.09%) snoop
2 1 (9.09%) CDMA
2 1 (9.09%) GSM
2 1 (9.09%) SMS
2 1 (9.09%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
1 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JMeter
1 1 (9.09%) CppUnit
General
1 2 (18.18%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Real Time Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Real Time Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Account Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Internal Account Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) LAMP
2 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
2 2 (18.18%) Spring
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) XHTML
3 1 (9.09%) Grails
3 1 (9.09%) RESTful
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Release Management
1 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Image Processing
3 2 (18.18%) Signal Processing
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Kanban
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PHP
2 3 (27.27%) C++
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) C
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) SAP