The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 63 97 62
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -35
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 137 103 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.79% 2.59% 4.13%
As % of the General category 10.18% 6.95% 11.13%
Number of salaries quoted 96 73 128
Average salary £42,000 £40,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +24.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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 Manchester region.

General Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1346 1481 1527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 37.24% 37.21% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1046 1137 1207
Average salary £40,000 £37,779 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.87% +0.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Manchester

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Manchester

Telecoms
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Rochdale -7 7 £50,000 +3.09% 2
Bolton - 3 £30,375 -
Stockport - 3 £40,000 - 1
Salford -3 2 £21,500 -4.44% 3
Telecoms
North West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 64 (27.47%) Degree
2 53 (22.75%) Finance
3 52 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (18.45%) ITIL
5 36 (15.45%) Cisco
6 35 (15.02%) Project Management
7 34 (14.59%) SLA
8 32 (13.73%) Service Delivery
8 32 (13.73%) Wireless
9 29 (12.45%) Windows
9 29 (12.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 28 (12.02%) Change Management
11 26 (11.16%) WAN
11 26 (11.16%) Cisco Certification
12 25 (10.73%) VoIP
13 23 (9.87%) Microsoft
14 22 (9.44%) PRINCE2
15 21 (9.01%) Internet
16 20 (8.58%) LAN
16 20 (8.58%) Service Management
17 19 (8.15%) Network Security
17 19 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
17 19 (8.15%) Firewall
17 19 (8.15%) Broadband
18 18 (7.73%) Continuous Improvement
19 17 (7.30%) Algorithms
19 17 (7.30%) User Experience
19 17 (7.30%) C#
19 17 (7.30%) CCNA
19 17 (7.30%) Programme Management

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (2.15%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.72%) CMS
3 2 (0.86%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.43%) Apache
4 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.43%) Liferay
4 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (6.44%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.86%) MS Office
3 4 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.86%) MS Project
4 2 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.43%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (3.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.15%) Sage 50
3 3 (1.29%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (13.73%) Wireless
2 26 (11.16%) WAN
3 25 (10.73%) VoIP
4 21 (9.01%) Internet
5 20 (8.58%) LAN
6 19 (8.15%) Broadband
6 19 (8.15%) Firewall
6 19 (8.15%) Network Security
7 14 (6.01%) 4G
8 13 (5.58%) Ethernet
8 13 (5.58%) 3G
8 13 (5.58%) 2G
9 10 (4.29%) IP Telephony
9 10 (4.29%) MPLS
9 10 (4.29%) Radio Access Network
9 10 (4.29%) LTE
10 8 (3.43%) WiMAX
10 8 (3.43%) TCP/IP
10 8 (3.43%) VPN
10 8 (3.43%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.72%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.72%) MySQL
4 2 (0.86%) Big Data
4 2 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.43%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.43%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (4.29%) NUnit
1 10 (4.29%) MSTest
2 9 (3.86%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (3.86%) Moq
3 2 (0.86%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.86%) Selenium
3 2 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.43%) JUnit
4 1 (0.43%) Subversion
4 1 (0.43%) Maven
4 1 (0.43%) Mockito
4 1 (0.43%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.43%) Gradle
General
1 53 (22.75%) Finance
2 13 (5.58%) Marketing
3 12 (5.15%) Publishing
4 10 (4.29%) Banking
5 7 (3.00%) Electronics
5 7 (3.00%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.58%) Retail
7 5 (2.15%) Legal
8 4 (1.72%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.86%) Law
9 2 (0.86%) Billing
10 1 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (14.16%) Developer
2 26 (11.16%) Service Manager
3 24 (10.30%) Analyst
4 23 (9.87%) Project Manager
5 20 (8.58%) Software Engineer
5 20 (8.58%) IT Services Manager
6 19 (8.15%) Software Developer
7 15 (6.44%) Delivery Manager
8 12 (5.15%) Business Analyst
9 11 (4.72%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (4.72%) Telecoms Project Manager
10 10 (4.29%) Senior Business Analyst
10 10 (4.29%) Consultant
11 9 (3.86%) Architect
11 9 (3.86%) .NET Developer
12 7 (3.00%) Network Engineer
12 7 (3.00%) Head of IT
13 6 (2.58%) RAN Engineer
13 6 (2.58%) IT Support
13 6 (2.58%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.58%) .NET
2 10 (4.29%) WPF
3 9 (3.86%) WinForms
3 9 (3.86%) Castle Windsor
3 9 (3.86%) Ninject
3 9 (3.86%) Spring.NET
3 9 (3.86%) Unity DI Container
4 5 (2.15%) JSP
5 4 (1.72%) HTML
6 3 (1.29%) CSS
6 3 (1.29%) Web Services
6 3 (1.29%) XML
7 2 (0.86%) XSLT
7 2 (0.86%) jQuery
8 1 (0.43%) J2SE
8 1 (0.43%) LAMP
8 1 (0.43%) JDBC
8 1 (0.43%) J2EE
8 1 (0.43%) Servlets
8 1 (0.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.30%) Algorithms
2 17 (7.30%) User Experience
3 12 (5.15%) Statistics
3 12 (5.15%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.72%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.86%) Inversion of Control
6 7 (3.00%) DTV
7 6 (2.58%) Social Media
8 5 (2.15%) Replication
9 4 (1.72%) IVR
9 4 (1.72%) CESG
9 4 (1.72%) BBC
9 4 (1.72%) SCADA
9 4 (1.72%) Open Source
9 4 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.29%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.29%) iDTV
11 2 (0.86%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.86%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.45%) Windows
2 12 (5.15%) Linux
3 7 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.15%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.72%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.72%) Android
5 4 (1.72%) UNIX
6 3 (1.29%) Solaris
6 3 (1.29%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.86%) CentOS
8 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.43%) Debian
8 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.43%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (18.45%) ITIL
3 35 (15.02%) Project Management
4 32 (13.73%) Service Delivery
5 28 (12.02%) Change Management
6 22 (9.44%) PRINCE2
7 20 (8.58%) Service Management
8 18 (7.73%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (7.30%) Programme Management
10 16 (6.87%) Enterprise Architecture
11 15 (6.44%) TDD
12 13 (5.58%) TOGAF
12 13 (5.58%) Software Engineering
12 13 (5.58%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (5.58%) Analytics
13 12 (5.15%) Kanban
14 11 (4.72%) Scrum
14 11 (4.72%) Six Sigma
15 10 (4.29%) Validation
15 10 (4.29%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.30%) C#
2 13 (5.58%) SQL
3 9 (3.86%) Java
4 5 (2.15%) C
5 4 (1.72%) PHP
5 4 (1.72%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.29%) VB
7 2 (0.86%) C++
8 1 (0.43%) Delphi
8 1 (0.43%) Perl
8 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.43%) Groovy
8 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.43%) Clojure
8 1 (0.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 64 (27.47%) Degree
2 26 (11.16%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (7.30%) CCNA
4 12 (5.15%) CCNP
5 11 (4.72%) ISEB
6 9 (3.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (3.86%) PMP
6 9 (3.86%) PMI Certification
6 9 (3.86%) MCSE
7 6 (2.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (2.15%) CCIE
9 4 (1.72%) MCP
9 4 (1.72%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.29%) APMP
10 3 (1.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (1.29%) NVQ Level 3
10 3 (1.29%) NVQ Level 4
10 3 (1.29%) JNCIS
10 3 (1.29%) JNCIP
10 3 (1.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (14.59%) SLA
2 29 (12.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (6.87%) ISO 9001
4 12 (5.15%) ISO 14001
5 7 (3.00%) QA
6 4 (1.72%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.86%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.29%) vCloud
3 2 (0.86%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.43%) vSphere
4 1 (0.43%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 5 (2.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.86%) OpenView
2 2 (0.86%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (0.86%) Cacti
2 2 (0.86%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.43%) Puppet
3 1 (0.43%) Nagios
3 1 (0.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 36 (15.45%) Cisco
2 23 (9.87%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.87%) Juniper
4 14 (6.01%) VMware
5 11 (4.72%) F5
6 10 (4.29%) Ericsson
7 9 (3.86%) Nortel
7 9 (3.86%) Nokia
7 9 (3.86%) SolarWinds
8 8 (3.43%) Mitel
8 8 (3.43%) Avaya
9 7 (3.00%) SAP
10 6 (2.58%) IBM
10 6 (2.58%) Dell
10 6 (2.58%) Huawei
11 5 (2.15%) Trend Micro
11 5 (2.15%) Veeam
11 5 (2.15%) Riverbed
11 5 (2.15%) Sage
12 4 (1.72%) Redback
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Corporate benefiits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits + relocation where appropriate
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + 10% bonus + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000.0000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Outsourcery
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 7 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Greater Manchester
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000.0000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £300 - £350 per annum + gain experience working with VoLTE
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + extensive employee benefits
Posted: 26 days ago