The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 51 46 56
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 4 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.87% 3.33% 2.34%
As % of the General category 2.68% 9.76% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 13
Average salary £24,000 £28,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £27,500 £14,600
10% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £32,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
General Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
149 164 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 32.53% 34.17% 36.41%
Number of salaries quoted 111 144 208
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,303 £23,850 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,800 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Telecoms
North West

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Lancashire

Telecoms
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn 0 1 £24,000 -17.94%
Blackpool - 1 - -
Preston - 1 £33,500 - 3
Telecoms
North West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 8 (61.54%) SQL
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 7 (53.85%) .NET
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Project Management
4 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
5 4 (30.77%) Service Management
5 4 (30.77%) VMware
5 4 (30.77%) MS Office
5 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
5 4 (30.77%) Database Security
6 3 (23.08%) Business Objects
6 3 (23.08%) VBA
6 3 (23.08%) Data Mining
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
7 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
7 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
7 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
8 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (7.69%) Internet
8 1 (7.69%) HP
8 1 (7.69%) Citrix
8 1 (7.69%) Avaya

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (30.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) ADSL
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) VoIP
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) SSL
1 1 (7.69%) VLAN
1 1 (7.69%) Network Security
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) Data Mining
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Development Manager
1 4 (30.77%) IT Development Manager
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Insight Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Insight Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Internal Account Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Account Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Sales Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Support Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) IT Director
4 1 (7.69%) Telemarketer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.69%) iSeries
1 1 (7.69%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Project Management
1 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Service Management
2 4 (30.77%) Database Security
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) B2B
3 1 (7.69%) B2C
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Data Security
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Business Objects
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Avaya
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) WatchGuard
4 1 (7.69%) Draytek
Preston
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
One Connect Limited
Salary: From £34,894 to £39,351 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Preston
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 24 days ago