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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 90 83 92
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 105 115 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.68% 2.79% 2.51%
As % of the General category 7.19% 7.08% 6.66%
Number of salaries quoted 88 81 64
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £75,000 £69,200
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
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
1461 1625 1456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 37.23% 39.47% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1121 1257 1205
Average salary £40,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -2 4 £45,000 +3.44%
Oldham - 4 £45,000 -
Altrincham +3 2 £38,500 -23.00%
Salford +2 1 £31,000 +16.98% 4
Stockport +1 1 £39,000 +90.24% 1
Wigan - 1 £42,500 -
Bolton - 1 £42,500 -
Cheadle - 1 £60,000 - 1
Telecoms
North West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 60 (27.03%) Finance
2 52 (23.42%) ITIL
3 36 (16.22%) Service Delivery
4 35 (15.77%) Windows
5 34 (15.32%) Degree
6 32 (14.41%) SLA
6 32 (14.41%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (12.16%) Microsoft
7 27 (12.16%) SQL
8 25 (11.26%) VoIP
8 25 (11.26%) Cisco
9 23 (10.36%) Project Management
10 22 (9.91%) PRINCE2
10 22 (9.91%) Marketing
11 21 (9.46%) Broadband
11 21 (9.46%) Wireless
12 20 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (8.56%) Linux
14 18 (8.11%) .NET
14 18 (8.11%) WAN
14 18 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
14 18 (8.11%) Change Management
14 18 (8.11%) Analytics
15 17 (7.66%) Firewall
15 17 (7.66%) Internet
15 17 (7.66%) MS Excel
15 17 (7.66%) Java
15 17 (7.66%) C#
16 16 (7.21%) PHP
16 16 (7.21%) MCSE

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 9 (4.05%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.15%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.25%) CMS
3 5 (2.25%) Apache
3 5 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.80%) Lync
4 4 (1.80%) WordPress
5 2 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.45%) JBoss
6 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (7.66%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.86%) MS Office
3 7 (3.15%) AutoCAD
4 5 (2.25%) MicroStation
5 3 (1.35%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (4.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.25%) Sage 50
3 2 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.45%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (11.26%) VoIP
2 21 (9.46%) Broadband
2 21 (9.46%) Wireless
3 18 (8.11%) WAN
4 17 (7.66%) Internet
4 17 (7.66%) Firewall
5 14 (6.31%) ADSL
5 14 (6.31%) LAN
6 13 (5.86%) Ethernet
7 12 (5.41%) MPLS
8 10 (4.50%) GSM
9 9 (4.05%) TCP/IP
9 9 (4.05%) 4G
10 8 (3.60%) DNS
11 7 (3.15%) Intranet
11 7 (3.15%) LTE
12 6 (2.70%) Unified Communications
12 6 (2.70%) 2G
12 6 (2.70%) 3G
13 5 (2.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.31%) SQL Server
1 14 (6.31%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.25%) MySQL
3 4 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (1.80%) Big Data
4 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.35%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.45%) BODI
6 1 (0.45%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.45%) QlikView
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.45%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 10 (4.50%) NUnit
1 10 (4.50%) MSTest
2 9 (4.05%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (4.05%) Moq
3 5 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.35%) PHPUnit
5 2 (0.90%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.90%) Selenium
6 1 (0.45%) JIRA
6 1 (0.45%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.45%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
General
1 60 (27.03%) Finance
2 22 (9.91%) Marketing
3 9 (4.05%) Manufacturing
3 9 (4.05%) Electronics
3 9 (4.05%) Publishing
3 9 (4.05%) Banking
3 9 (4.05%) Retail
4 6 (2.70%) Billing
5 3 (1.35%) Legal
6 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.45%) Local Government
6 1 (0.45%) Advertising
6 1 (0.45%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 33 (14.86%) Analyst
2 24 (10.81%) Developer
3 17 (7.66%) Senior Analyst
4 15 (6.76%) Service Manager
5 12 (5.41%) Senior Business Analyst
5 12 (5.41%) Project Manager
5 12 (5.41%) Business Analyst
5 12 (5.41%) IT Services Manager
6 10 (4.50%) .NET Developer
7 9 (4.05%) Test Manager
7 9 (4.05%) Network Engineer
7 9 (4.05%) Support Engineer
8 8 (3.60%) Service Analyst
8 8 (3.60%) Consultant
8 8 (3.60%) Trainee
8 8 (3.60%) Service Improvement Analyst
9 7 (3.15%) Head of IT
9 7 (3.15%) Architect
10 6 (2.70%) Account Manager
10 6 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.11%) .NET
2 13 (5.86%) HTML
3 10 (4.50%) WPF
3 10 (4.50%) jQuery
4 9 (4.05%) Spring.NET
4 9 (4.05%) Castle Windsor
4 9 (4.05%) Ninject
4 9 (4.05%) WinForms
4 9 (4.05%) Unity DI Container
5 8 (3.60%) Web Services
6 7 (3.15%) REST
7 6 (2.70%) CSS
7 6 (2.70%) AngularJS
8 5 (2.25%) OLE
9 4 (1.80%) XML
9 4 (1.80%) CSS3
9 4 (1.80%) Ember.js
9 4 (1.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (1.80%) Django
9 4 (1.80%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.86%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.05%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (4.05%) DTV
3 9 (4.05%) Statistics
4 7 (3.15%) Social Media
5 6 (2.70%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.25%) iDTV
6 5 (2.25%) BBC
6 5 (2.25%) Replication
6 5 (2.25%) IVR
6 5 (2.25%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.25%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (1.80%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.35%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.90%) EMC VNX
9 2 (0.90%) RMADS
9 2 (0.90%) PMI
9 2 (0.90%) NHS
9 2 (0.90%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 35 (15.77%) Windows
2 19 (8.56%) Linux
3 14 (6.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (5.41%) Windows 7
5 8 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.70%) UNIX
6 6 (2.70%) SUSE
7 5 (2.25%) Debian
7 5 (2.25%) Fedora
7 5 (2.25%) Windows Vista
7 5 (2.25%) Windows XP
7 5 (2.25%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.80%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.80%) Android
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (23.42%) ITIL
2 36 (16.22%) Service Delivery
3 32 (14.41%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (10.36%) Project Management
5 22 (9.91%) PRINCE2
6 18 (8.11%) Change Management
6 18 (8.11%) Analytics
7 14 (6.31%) Scrum
8 13 (5.86%) Digital Marketing
8 13 (5.86%) Data Architecture
8 13 (5.86%) Kanban
8 13 (5.86%) Line Management
9 11 (4.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (4.95%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (4.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (4.95%) TDD
9 11 (4.95%) Programme Management
10 10 (4.50%) Service Management
10 10 (4.50%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 27 (12.16%) SQL
2 17 (7.66%) C#
2 17 (7.66%) Java
3 16 (7.21%) PHP
4 10 (4.50%) JavaScript
5 9 (4.05%) Python
6 7 (3.15%) C
7 6 (2.70%) Perl
8 3 (1.35%) PHP5
9 2 (0.90%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.45%) VBScript
10 1 (0.45%) C++
10 1 (0.45%) Delphi
10 1 (0.45%) Groovy
10 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.45%) Clojure
10 1 (0.45%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (15.32%) Degree
2 18 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (7.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (7.21%) MCSE
3 16 (7.21%) CCNA
4 10 (4.50%) ISEB
4 10 (4.50%) ISTQB
5 8 (3.60%) MCSA
5 8 (3.60%) MCP
6 6 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (2.25%) APMP
8 4 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (1.80%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.90%) CISM
9 2 (0.90%) CCSA
9 2 (0.90%) CCSE
9 2 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.90%) PMP
9 2 (0.90%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (14.41%) SLA
2 15 (6.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (5.41%) ISO 9001
4 11 (4.95%) QA
5 2 (0.90%) HL7
5 2 (0.90%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.25%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.90%) XenApp
4 2 (0.90%) Firmware
4 2 (0.90%) ProxySG
4 2 (0.90%) vCloud
5 1 (0.45%) NFS
5 1 (0.45%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.45%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 5 (2.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.90%) OpenView
3 2 (0.90%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.45%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.45%) Puppet
4 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.45%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.45%) Opsview
4 1 (0.45%) Graphite
4 1 (0.45%) Nagios
4 1 (0.45%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (12.16%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.26%) Cisco
3 13 (5.86%) VMware
4 11 (4.95%) Avaya
5 9 (4.05%) SAP
6 8 (3.60%) Dell
6 8 (3.60%) SolarWinds
7 7 (3.15%) Mitel
7 7 (3.15%) Nokia
7 7 (3.15%) IBM
7 7 (3.15%) Oracle
8 6 (2.70%) Juniper
8 6 (2.70%) Veeam
9 5 (2.25%) Trend Micro
9 5 (2.25%) Sage
9 5 (2.25%) CheckPoint
9 5 (2.25%) Ericsson
10 4 (1.80%) Nortel
10 4 (1.80%) HP
11 3 (1.35%) F5
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: 7 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + on call + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + on call + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Salford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £90K + Bonus + Health + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + on call + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Training + progression
Posted: 14 days ago
Salford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + On Call, Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
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