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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 45 40 50
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 2 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.56% 5.12% 2.29%
As % of the General category 1.55% 15.38% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 24 9
Average salary £28,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £30,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £53,535 £35,300
UK excluding London average salary £43,368 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.62% -
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
129 169 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 36.34% 33.27% 27.00%
Number of salaries quoted 111 149 96
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
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
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 5 February 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
(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
Blackburn +7 1 £26,500 -33.75% 1
Lancaster - 1 £30,000 -
Telecoms
North West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (33.33%) SLA
2 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
3 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (23.33%) Finance
3 7 (23.33%) Validation
3 7 (23.33%) Driving Licence
4 6 (20.00%) Billing
4 6 (20.00%) Project Management
4 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (16.67%) MS Office
5 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.67%) Change Management
5 5 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (13.33%) QlikView
6 4 (13.33%) Data Transformation
6 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (13.33%) MPLS
6 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
6 4 (13.33%) VB
6 4 (13.33%) ADSL
7 3 (10.00%) Avaya
8 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (6.67%) Retail
8 2 (6.67%) Marketing
8 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (6.67%) VMware
8 2 (6.67%) Firewall

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (3.33%) Apache
1 1 (3.33%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.67%) MS Office
2 5 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) ADSL
1 4 (13.33%) MPLS
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (3.33%) DHCP
3 1 (3.33%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) Network Security
3 1 (3.33%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
3 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) QlikView
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Billing
3 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Analyst
1 6 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms Manager
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
2 4 (13.33%) Administrator
2 4 (13.33%) Data Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Information Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Information Systems Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) MIS Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Customer Service Advisor
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Data Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Information Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Senior MIS Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Telecoms Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Telecoms Data Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) LAMP
1 1 (3.33%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Driving Licence
2 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Unix
2 1 (3.33%) AIX
2 1 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Debian
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Solaris
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Validation
2 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (20.00%) Project Management
3 5 (16.67%) Change Management
3 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.33%) Data Transformation
4 4 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.33%) CRM
5 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.33%) Signal Processing
5 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.33%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) VB
2 1 (3.33%) PHP
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (6.67%) CCNA
2 2 (6.67%) CCNP
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.33%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) MCP
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) Postfix
2 1 (3.33%) Varnish
2 1 (3.33%) XenServer
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Avaya
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) Apple
4 1 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) Mentor Graphics
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
Nelson, Lancashire
Daisy Group
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,500 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Blackburn
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Telefnica
Posted: 22 days ago
Lancashire
Autotech Recruit Ltd
Posted: 22 days ago