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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 54 52 55
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 16 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.76% 1.31% 2.05%
As % of the General category 7.62% 3.51% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 9
Average salary £28,250 £28,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.89% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,750 £23,000 £16,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £29,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
210 171 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 36.27% 37.34% 33.20%
Number of salaries quoted 171 127 144
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +1 5 £17,500 -2.77%
Nelson - 5 £29,500 -
Telecoms
North West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 17 (35.42%) SLA
2 13 (27.08%) Manufacturing
3 12 (25.00%) Windows
3 12 (25.00%) PBX
4 11 (22.92%) VoIP
4 11 (22.92%) .NET
5 10 (20.83%) SQL
5 10 (20.83%) Finance
6 9 (18.75%) MS Office
6 9 (18.75%) Service Delivery
6 9 (18.75%) Avaya
7 8 (16.67%) Internet
7 8 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 8 (16.67%) DECT
7 8 (16.67%) DNS
7 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 8 (16.67%) CSS
7 8 (16.67%) C#
7 8 (16.67%) HTML
7 8 (16.67%) DHCP
7 8 (16.67%) Life Science
7 8 (16.67%) MVC
7 8 (16.67%) Software Deployment
7 8 (16.67%) Service Desk Management
7 8 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
8 7 (14.58%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (14.58%) Electronics
8 7 (14.58%) Programme Management

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 4 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.08%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Office
2 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (14.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.00%) PBX
2 11 (22.92%) VoIP
3 8 (16.67%) DHCP
3 8 (16.67%) DNS
3 8 (16.67%) Internet
3 8 (16.67%) DECT
4 6 (12.50%) Unified Communications
5 5 (10.42%) Broadband
6 4 (8.33%) iSCSI
6 4 (8.33%) NAS
6 4 (8.33%) Ethernet
6 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.08%) Firewall
7 1 (2.08%) Network Security
7 1 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) MongoDB
2 7 (14.58%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.17%) MySQL
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Subversion
General
1 13 (27.08%) Manufacturing
2 10 (20.83%) Finance
3 7 (14.58%) Electronics
3 7 (14.58%) Billing
3 7 (14.58%) Marketing
4 4 (8.33%) Back Office
4 4 (8.33%) Retail
5 2 (4.17%) Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Developer
2 9 (18.75%) Avaya Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 7 (14.58%) IP Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Service Manager
6 5 (10.42%) Telecoms Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Technical Manager
7 4 (8.33%) IT Operations Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Technical Services Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Operations Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
9 2 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
9 2 (4.17%) Administrator
10 1 (2.08%) 1st Line Support
10 1 (2.08%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) .NET
2 8 (16.67%) CSS
2 8 (16.67%) HTML
3 7 (14.58%) RESTful
3 7 (14.58%) Web Services
3 7 (14.58%) XML
3 7 (14.58%) JSON
4 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.08%) jQuery
5 1 (2.08%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Life Science
2 7 (14.58%) DTV
3 3 (6.25%) iPad
3 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (8.33%) Windows XP
2 4 (8.33%) Windows Vista
2 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) CentOS
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Service Delivery
2 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (16.67%) MVC
2 8 (16.67%) Software Deployment
2 8 (16.67%) Service Desk Management
2 8 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (14.58%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (14.58%) Waterfall
3 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
3 7 (14.58%) Programme Management
3 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.58%) TDD
3 7 (14.58%) Digital Marketing
3 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (14.58%) E-Commerce
4 5 (10.42%) Resource Management
5 4 (8.33%) ERP
5 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (8.33%) Performance Management
6 3 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) SQL
2 8 (16.67%) C#
3 7 (14.58%) Java
3 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.42%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.17%) PHP
6 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (2.08%) CCNP
3 1 (2.08%) CCNA
3 1 (2.08%) CCDP
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (35.42%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Avaya
2 7 (14.58%) Oracle
2 7 (14.58%) SAP
3 6 (12.50%) Toshiba
3 6 (12.50%) Mitel
4 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.25%) Apple
6 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco
6 1 (2.08%) Business Objects
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