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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 82 83 101
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +18
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 102 116 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.85% 2.88% 2.13%
As % of the General category 7.52% 7.30% 5.55%
Number of salaries quoted 83 82 54
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £20,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
1357 1590 1568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 37.86% 39.44% 38.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1042 1207 1287
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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
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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 -3 4 £70,000 +68.67%
Oldham - 4 £45,000 - 1
Altrincham +4 2 £38,500 -23.00% 1
Stockport +7 1 £39,000 +36.84% 1
Cheadle - 1 £60,000 -
Telecoms
North West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 56 (23.83%) ITIL
2 55 (23.40%) Finance
3 42 (17.87%) Degree
4 38 (16.17%) Windows
5 35 (14.89%) Service Delivery
6 34 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (14.47%) SLA
6 34 (14.47%) Cisco
7 32 (13.62%) VoIP
8 30 (12.77%) Microsoft
9 25 (10.64%) Wireless
10 24 (10.21%) Broadband
11 23 (9.79%) Project Management
11 23 (9.79%) Marketing
12 22 (9.36%) WAN
12 22 (9.36%) PRINCE2
12 22 (9.36%) SQL
13 21 (8.94%) Linux
14 20 (8.51%) C#
14 20 (8.51%) MS Excel
14 20 (8.51%) Firewall
15 19 (8.09%) Internet
15 19 (8.09%) Cisco Certification
15 19 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (7.66%) LAN
16 18 (7.66%) .NET
17 17 (7.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 16 (6.81%) Change Management
18 16 (6.81%) VMware
18 16 (6.81%) PHP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (3.83%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.98%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.13%) Apache
3 5 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.70%) Lync
4 4 (1.70%) WordPress
4 4 (1.70%) CMS
5 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.43%) JBoss
Applications
1 20 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.38%) MS Office
3 7 (2.98%) AutoCAD
4 5 (2.13%) MicroStation
5 3 (1.28%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (4.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.13%) Sage 50
3 2 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.43%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.83%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (13.62%) VoIP
2 25 (10.64%) Wireless
3 24 (10.21%) Broadband
4 22 (9.36%) WAN
5 20 (8.51%) Firewall
6 19 (8.09%) Internet
7 18 (7.66%) LAN
8 15 (6.38%) Ethernet
9 14 (5.96%) MPLS
10 13 (5.53%) GSM
11 12 (5.11%) 4G
12 10 (4.26%) LTE
12 10 (4.26%) ADSL
13 9 (3.83%) TCP/IP
13 9 (3.83%) DNS
13 9 (3.83%) 3G
13 9 (3.83%) 2G
14 7 (2.98%) Intranet
14 7 (2.98%) WiMAX
14 7 (2.98%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.81%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.55%) MySQL
4 5 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.28%) Big Data
6 2 (0.85%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.43%) BODI
7 1 (0.43%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.43%) QlikView
7 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (4.68%) NUnit
1 11 (4.68%) MSTest
2 10 (4.26%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (4.26%) Moq
3 2 (0.85%) PHPUnit
3 2 (0.85%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.85%) Selenium
4 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.43%) JIRA
4 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.43%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
General
1 55 (23.40%) Finance
2 23 (9.79%) Marketing
3 10 (4.26%) Manufacturing
3 10 (4.26%) Electronics
4 9 (3.83%) Publishing
5 6 (2.55%) Banking
6 4 (1.70%) Retail
6 4 (1.70%) Legal
7 3 (1.28%) Billing
8 2 (0.85%) Law
9 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.43%) Local Government
9 1 (0.43%) Advertising
9 1 (0.43%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 28 (11.91%) Analyst
2 24 (10.21%) Developer
3 18 (7.66%) Service Manager
4 15 (6.38%) Senior Analyst
5 12 (5.11%) Network Engineer
5 12 (5.11%) IT Services Manager
6 11 (4.68%) Project Manager
6 11 (4.68%) Business Analyst
6 11 (4.68%) Senior Business Analyst
7 10 (4.26%) .NET Developer
7 10 (4.26%) Support Engineer
8 9 (3.83%) Consultant
8 9 (3.83%) Test Manager
9 8 (3.40%) Delivery Manager
10 7 (2.98%) Head of IT
10 7 (2.98%) Trainee
10 7 (2.98%) IT Support
11 6 (2.55%) Service Improvement Analyst
11 6 (2.55%) Account Manager
11 6 (2.55%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.66%) .NET
2 11 (4.68%) WPF
2 11 (4.68%) HTML
3 10 (4.26%) Spring.NET
3 10 (4.26%) WinForms
3 10 (4.26%) Castle Windsor
3 10 (4.26%) Ninject
3 10 (4.26%) Unity DI Container
4 8 (3.40%) Web Services
4 8 (3.40%) jQuery
5 7 (2.98%) REST
6 6 (2.55%) AngularJS
6 6 (2.55%) CSS
7 5 (2.13%) OLE
7 5 (2.13%) HTML5
8 4 (1.70%) Django
8 4 (1.70%) XML
8 4 (1.70%) Backbone.js
8 4 (1.70%) CSS3
8 4 (1.70%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.26%) Inversion of Control
3 10 (4.26%) DTV
4 9 (3.83%) Statistics
5 6 (2.55%) Mathematics
5 6 (2.55%) Social Media
6 5 (2.13%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.13%) iDTV
6 5 (2.13%) BBC
6 5 (2.13%) Replication
7 4 (1.70%) IVR
7 4 (1.70%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.70%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.28%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.85%) EMC VNX
9 2 (0.85%) RMADS
9 2 (0.85%) PMI
9 2 (0.85%) NHS
9 2 (0.85%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 38 (16.17%) Windows
2 21 (8.94%) Linux
3 15 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (5.11%) Windows 7
5 8 (3.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.98%) Windows XP
7 6 (2.55%) SUSE
8 5 (2.13%) Debian
8 5 (2.13%) Fedora
8 5 (2.13%) Windows Vista
8 5 (2.13%) UNIX
8 5 (2.13%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.70%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.70%) Android
10 2 (0.85%) CentOS
11 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (23.83%) ITIL
2 35 (14.89%) Service Delivery
3 34 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (9.79%) Project Management
5 22 (9.36%) PRINCE2
6 16 (6.81%) Change Management
7 15 (6.38%) Line Management
8 14 (5.96%) Analytics
8 14 (5.96%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (5.96%) Scrum
8 14 (5.96%) Digital Marketing
8 14 (5.96%) Kanban
9 13 (5.53%) Programme Management
10 12 (5.11%) TDD
10 12 (5.11%) Service Management
11 11 (4.68%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (4.68%) Data Architecture
12 10 (4.26%) Time Management
12 10 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (4.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 22 (9.36%) SQL
2 20 (8.51%) C#
3 16 (6.81%) Java
3 16 (6.81%) PHP
4 10 (4.26%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.83%) Python
6 8 (3.40%) C
7 6 (2.55%) Perl
8 3 (1.28%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.85%) PHP5
9 2 (0.85%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.85%) VB
10 1 (0.43%) Clojure
10 1 (0.43%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.43%) Groovy
10 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.43%) Ruby
10 1 (0.43%) VBScript
10 1 (0.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 42 (17.87%) Degree
2 19 (8.09%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (6.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (6.81%) MCSE
3 16 (6.81%) CCNA
4 9 (3.83%) ISEB
5 8 (3.40%) MCSA
6 7 (2.98%) MCP
6 7 (2.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (2.98%) ISTQB
7 6 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.13%) PMI Certification
8 5 (2.13%) APMP
9 3 (1.28%) PMP
10 2 (0.85%) CISM
10 2 (0.85%) CCSA
10 2 (0.85%) CCSE
10 2 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.85%) CCIE
10 2 (0.85%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (14.47%) SLA
2 17 (7.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (5.96%) QA
4 13 (5.53%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.85%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.85%) HL7
5 2 (0.85%) JSP 440
System Software
1 8 (3.40%) Active Directory
1 8 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.13%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.28%) vCloud
4 2 (0.85%) XenApp
4 2 (0.85%) Firmware
4 2 (0.85%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.43%) NFS
5 1 (0.43%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.43%) vSphere
5 1 (0.43%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 5 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.85%) Nagios
2 2 (0.85%) Puppet
2 2 (0.85%) OpenView
2 2 (0.85%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.43%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.43%) Opsview
3 1 (0.43%) Graphite
3 1 (0.43%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.43%) WSUS
3 1 (0.43%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.43%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 34 (14.47%) Cisco
2 30 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.81%) VMware
4 12 (5.11%) Avaya
5 11 (4.68%) Juniper
6 10 (4.26%) SAP
6 10 (4.26%) Nokia
7 9 (3.83%) Mitel
7 9 (3.83%) Ericsson
8 8 (3.40%) Dell
8 8 (3.40%) Nortel
8 8 (3.40%) SolarWinds
9 7 (2.98%) F5
9 7 (2.98%) IBM
10 6 (2.55%) Oracle
10 6 (2.55%) Veeam
11 5 (2.13%) Huawei
11 5 (2.13%) Sage
11 5 (2.13%) CheckPoint
11 5 (2.13%) Trend Micro
Greater Manchester
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £15,000 to £18,000 per annum plus on call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £70,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + on call + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Greater Manchester
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Altrincham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per day + + Great Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Greater Manchester
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Oldham
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Telecommuting + Holidays
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago