The 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 38 55 47
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 23 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.59% 2.01% 2.77%
As % of the General category 15.33% 6.37% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 12
Average salary £29,000 £28,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £26,000 £16,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £28,000 £27,600
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
Telecoms
North West

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

General Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
150 157 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 29.94% 31.53% 34.46%
Number of salaries quoted 126 139 147
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,200 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram 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 28 August 2015. 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
Chorley +10 17 £29,000 +61.11% 3
Nelson - 3 £39,000 -
Preston - 2 £35,000 - 2
Blackburn - 1 £42,500 -
Telecoms
North West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 16 (34.04%) Finance
2 15 (31.91%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (31.91%) Avaya
3 14 (29.79%) PBX
4 13 (27.66%) MS Excel
4 13 (27.66%) SLA
5 10 (21.28%) Manufacturing
6 8 (17.02%) MS Office
7 7 (14.89%) SAP
7 7 (14.89%) VB
7 7 (14.89%) VoIP
7 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
7 7 (14.89%) DTV
7 7 (14.89%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (14.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 7 (14.89%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (14.89%) Marketing
7 7 (14.89%) QlikView
7 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (14.89%) Programme Management
7 7 (14.89%) Electronics
7 7 (14.89%) Data Transformation
7 7 (14.89%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (12.77%) Unified Communications
8 6 (12.77%) Mitel
8 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
8 6 (12.77%) Toshiba
8 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce
9 5 (10.64%) SQL
10 4 (8.51%) Retail

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (2.13%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (27.66%) MS Excel
2 8 (17.02%) MS Office
3 7 (14.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (14.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) PBX
2 7 (14.89%) VoIP
3 6 (12.77%) Unified Communications
4 4 (8.51%) MPLS
4 4 (8.51%) ADSL
5 3 (6.38%) DHCP
5 3 (6.38%) DNS
5 3 (6.38%) Internet
5 3 (6.38%) DECT
6 2 (4.26%) Broadband
7 1 (2.13%) WAN
7 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.13%) Firewall
7 1 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) QlikView
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.26%) MySQL
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 16 (34.04%) Finance
2 10 (21.28%) Manufacturing
3 7 (14.89%) Electronics
3 7 (14.89%) Marketing
4 4 (8.51%) Retail
4 4 (8.51%) Back Office
5 2 (4.26%) Banking
6 1 (2.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Analyst
2 9 (19.15%) Avaya Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) IP Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) Data Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Administrator
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Telecoms Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Project Manager
5 5 (10.64%) Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Data Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Service Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Technical Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Technical Services Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.26%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (2.13%) Analyst Developer
9 1 (2.13%) IT Support Analyst
9 1 (2.13%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) .NET
2 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.26%) CSS
2 2 (4.26%) HTML
3 1 (2.13%) Web Services
3 1 (2.13%) XML
3 1 (2.13%) XHTML
3 1 (2.13%) JSON
3 1 (2.13%) jQuery
3 1 (2.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) DTV
1 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.38%) Life Science
2 3 (6.38%) iPad
2 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) AIX
2 1 (2.13%) Solaris
2 1 (2.13%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Android
2 1 (2.13%) CentOS
2 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (14.89%) Programme Management
2 7 (14.89%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (14.89%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (14.89%) Data Transformation
3 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce
4 4 (8.51%) Project Management
5 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.38%) ERP
5 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.38%) Service Desk Management
5 3 (6.38%) Software Deployment
5 3 (6.38%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (4.26%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (4.26%) Web Development
6 2 (4.26%) Change Management
6 2 (4.26%) MVC
7 1 (2.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) VB
2 5 (10.64%) SQL
3 2 (4.26%) PHP
3 2 (4.26%) C#
4 1 (2.13%) Java
4 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.13%) MCP
3 1 (2.13%) MCSE
3 1 (2.13%) CCNP
3 1 (2.13%) CCNA
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.66%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Avaya
2 7 (14.89%) SAP
3 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.77%) Toshiba
3 6 (12.77%) Mitel
4 4 (8.51%) Apple
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco
6 1 (2.13%) VMware
6 1 (2.13%) Google
6 1 (2.13%) Mentor Graphics
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