The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 42 62 58
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 6 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.51% 0.37% 0.68%
As % of the General category 3.90% 1.20% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Average salary £27,250 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.45% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £37,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £73,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Telecoms
Merseyside

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

General Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
154 167 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 38.69% 30.70% 30.41%
Number of salaries quoted 128 146 112
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,875 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.23%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Liverpool

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 5 (35.71%) PHP
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
1 5 (35.71%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
2 4 (28.57%) LAMP
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
2 4 (28.57%) Subversion
2 4 (28.57%) Ajax
2 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 4 (28.57%) PHPUnit
2 4 (28.57%) BDD
2 4 (28.57%) Unified Communications
2 4 (28.57%) REST
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (28.57%) OO PHP
2 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 4 (28.57%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) C++
2 4 (28.57%) SOAP
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) OOP
3 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
3 3 (21.43%) MS Office
3 3 (21.43%) Data Centre

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Unified Communications
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) VSAT
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (28.57%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
1 5 (35.71%) PHP Developer
2 4 (28.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Coordinator
4 2 (14.29%) Operations Manager
4 2 (14.29%) IT Operations Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) SOAP
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
1 4 (28.57%) LAMP
1 4 (28.57%) Ajax
1 4 (28.57%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) CakePHP
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
2 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 4 (28.57%) BDD
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) OOP
2 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 4 (28.57%) OO PHP
3 2 (14.29%) Process Management
3 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) PHP
2 4 (28.57%) C++
2 4 (28.57%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) HP