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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 43 31 56
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +25
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 15 31 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.78% 6.58% 0.68%
As % of the General category 10.79% 19.38% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 13 31 2
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
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
139 160 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 35.01% 33.97% 33.26%
Number of salaries quoted 114 140 105
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,375 £24,515
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,071
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 1 May 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
Preston - 3 £23,500 -
Lancaster -12 2 £15,750 -55.00%
Nelson 0 1 £15,500 -30.33%
Chorley -10 1 - -
Telecoms
North West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 9 (50.00%) Unified Communications
3 8 (44.44%) Line Management
4 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
4 7 (38.89%) Coaching
4 7 (38.89%) Mitel
4 7 (38.89%) PBX
4 7 (38.89%) Avaya
5 5 (27.78%) SLA
6 2 (11.11%) VoIP
6 2 (11.11%) DHCP
6 2 (11.11%) DNS
6 2 (11.11%) Windows
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
7 1 (5.56%) Varnish
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
7 1 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (5.56%) Network Security
7 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
7 1 (5.56%) Postfix
7 1 (5.56%) XenServer
7 1 (5.56%) nginx
7 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
7 1 (5.56%) Subversion
7 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
7 1 (5.56%) Life Science

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 9 (50.00%) Unified Communications
3 7 (38.89%) PBX
4 2 (11.11%) DHCP
4 2 (11.11%) DNS
4 2 (11.11%) VoIP
5 1 (5.56%) DECT
5 1 (5.56%) Firewall
5 1 (5.56%) Internet
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Team Leader
2 7 (38.89%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Support Team Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Telesales Executive
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Coordinator
4 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Sales Executive
4 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Services Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) LAMP
1 1 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Life Science
1 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Debian
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Line Management
2 7 (38.89%) Coaching
2 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) B2B
4 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) ERP
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (5.56%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Postfix
2 1 (5.56%) Varnish
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) XenServer
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Avaya
1 7 (38.89%) Mitel
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) VMware
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