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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 90 60 84
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +24
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 103 147 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.47% 3.93% 2.83%
As % of the General category 6.18% 10.77% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 94 95 68
Average salary £45,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £19,700 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,500 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
1666 1365 1290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 39.95% 36.47% 34.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1396 1111 1118
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 £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 -5 5 £47,000 -2.08% 1
Altrincham -1 4 £31,750 +15.45%
Bury - 2 £25,500 -
Cheadle +5 1 - - 1
Stockport -4 1 £16,500 -47.20% 1
Salford - 1 £26,500 -
Telecoms
North West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (25.34%) Microsoft
2 55 (24.89%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (24.43%) Finance
4 43 (19.46%) Project Management
5 39 (17.65%) HTML
6 38 (17.19%) Scrum
7 36 (16.29%) CSS
8 35 (15.84%) jQuery
9 34 (15.38%) JavaScript
9 34 (15.38%) .NET
10 32 (14.48%) C#
10 32 (14.48%) MVC
11 30 (13.57%) OOP
12 29 (13.12%) Unit Testing
12 29 (13.12%) Domain-Driven Design
12 29 (13.12%) Degree
12 29 (13.12%) Backbone.js
13 27 (12.22%) Banking
14 26 (11.76%) MS Excel
15 25 (11.31%) LINQ
16 24 (10.86%) Windows
17 23 (10.41%) Continuous Integration
18 22 (9.95%) Visual Studio
18 22 (9.95%) ITIL
19 21 (9.50%) Cisco
20 20 (9.05%) Broadband
20 20 (9.05%) Git (software)
21 19 (8.60%) ReSharper
21 19 (8.60%) RavenDB
21 19 (8.60%) RabbitMQ

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 19 (8.60%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.90%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.90%) Apache
2 2 (0.90%) WordPress
2 2 (0.90%) Lync
3 1 (0.45%) JBoss
3 1 (0.45%) Liferay
3 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.45%) SAS
3 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 26 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 19 (8.60%) MS Office
3 5 (2.26%) MS Project
4 3 (1.36%) AutoCAD
4 3 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.90%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.45%) Magento
2 1 (0.45%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) SaaS
1 1 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.05%) Broadband
2 19 (8.60%) LAN
3 17 (7.69%) VoIP
3 17 (7.69%) WAN
3 17 (7.69%) Internet
4 12 (5.43%) Firewall
4 12 (5.43%) TCP/IP
5 10 (4.52%) Ethernet
6 9 (4.07%) VPN
6 9 (4.07%) DNS
7 7 (3.17%) PSTN
8 6 (2.71%) OSPF
8 6 (2.71%) BGP
8 6 (2.71%) Wireless
9 5 (2.26%) IP Telephony
9 5 (2.26%) SAN
9 5 (2.26%) PBX
9 5 (2.26%) MPLS
9 5 (2.26%) Asterisk PBX
10 4 (1.81%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.60%) RavenDB
2 10 (4.52%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.17%) MySQL
4 5 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.90%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.45%) BODI
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (9.95%) Visual Studio
2 20 (9.05%) Git (software)
3 19 (8.60%) ReSharper
4 3 (1.36%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.36%) Eclipse RCP
5 2 (0.90%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.45%) Maven
6 1 (0.45%) JIRA
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.45%) Ant
6 1 (0.45%) JUnit
6 1 (0.45%) Mockito
General
1 54 (24.43%) Finance
2 27 (12.22%) Banking
3 18 (8.14%) Retail
4 11 (4.98%) Marketing
5 5 (2.26%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.81%) Electronics
7 3 (1.36%) Greek Language
7 3 (1.36%) Polish Language
7 3 (1.36%) Law
8 2 (0.90%) Legal
8 2 (0.90%) Billing
8 2 (0.90%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.90%) Advertising
9 1 (0.45%) Games
9 1 (0.45%) Military
9 1 (0.45%) Automotive
9 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 40 (18.10%) Project Manager
2 35 (15.84%) Developer
3 19 (8.60%) .NET Developer
4 18 (8.14%) Analyst
5 17 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 12 (5.43%) Senior .NET Developer
7 9 (4.07%) Network Engineer
7 9 (4.07%) Coordinator
7 9 (4.07%) Architect
7 9 (4.07%) Team Leader
8 8 (3.62%) Support Engineer
9 7 (3.17%) Service Manager
9 7 (3.17%) Telecoms Project Manager
10 6 (2.71%) Lead .NET Developer
10 6 (2.71%) Business Manager
10 6 (2.71%) Lead Developer
10 6 (2.71%) Project Coordinator
10 6 (2.71%) Development Team Leader
10 6 (2.71%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (2.26%) Sales Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (17.65%) HTML
2 36 (16.29%) CSS
3 35 (15.84%) jQuery
4 34 (15.38%) .NET
5 29 (13.12%) Backbone.js
6 25 (11.31%) LINQ
7 19 (8.60%) RabbitMQ
8 11 (4.98%) ASP.NET
9 6 (2.71%) AngularJS
10 5 (2.26%) Ajax
11 4 (1.81%) JSP
11 4 (1.81%) HTML5
12 3 (1.36%) J2EE
12 3 (1.36%) XML
12 3 (1.36%) Apache Flex
13 2 (0.90%) JSON
13 2 (0.90%) Middleware
13 2 (0.90%) Web Services
14 1 (0.45%) Servlets
14 1 (0.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.17%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.71%) DTV
4 4 (1.81%) Open Source
5 2 (0.90%) Smart Meter
5 2 (0.90%) IVR
5 2 (0.90%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.45%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.45%) Telematics
6 1 (0.45%) CESG
6 1 (0.45%) STB
6 1 (0.45%) IPTV
6 1 (0.45%) SCADA
6 1 (0.45%) NHS
6 1 (0.45%) Social Media
6 1 (0.45%) Kindle
6 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.86%) Windows
2 16 (7.24%) Linux
3 10 (4.52%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.36%) Debian
5 3 (1.36%) Android
5 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.36%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.36%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.36%) UNIX
6 2 (0.90%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.90%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.90%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (24.89%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (19.46%) Project Management
3 38 (17.19%) Scrum
4 32 (14.48%) MVC
5 30 (13.57%) OOP
6 29 (13.12%) Unit Testing
6 29 (13.12%) Domain-Driven Design
7 23 (10.41%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (9.95%) ITIL
9 18 (8.14%) Service Delivery
10 17 (7.69%) PRINCE2
11 16 (7.24%) Coaching
12 11 (4.98%) Problem Management
13 10 (4.52%) Change Management
13 10 (4.52%) Mentoring
13 10 (4.52%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (4.07%) Business Development
14 9 (4.07%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (3.62%) CRM
15 8 (3.62%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 34 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 32 (14.48%) C#
3 17 (7.69%) SQL
4 12 (5.43%) Java
5 6 (2.71%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.26%) PHP
7 4 (1.81%) C
8 3 (1.36%) Perl
9 2 (0.90%) Python
9 2 (0.90%) Ruby
10 1 (0.45%) VB
10 1 (0.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 29 (13.12%) Degree
2 12 (5.43%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (5.43%) CCNA
3 5 (2.26%) MCP
3 5 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.26%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.26%) APMP
4 4 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.81%) MOS
4 4 (1.81%) CCNP
5 3 (1.36%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.90%) MCTS
6 2 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.90%) ISEB
6 2 (0.90%) HND
6 2 (0.90%) MCSE
6 2 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.90%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.33%) SLA
2 7 (3.17%) QA
3 6 (2.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.36%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.90%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.45%) JSP 440
System Software
1 12 (5.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.90%) Kamailio
3 1 (0.45%) XenApp
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.36%) Nagios
1 3 (1.36%) SCCM
1 3 (1.36%) SCOM
1 3 (1.36%) Cacti
2 2 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 56 (25.34%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.50%) Cisco
3 9 (4.07%) BT
4 8 (3.62%) NEC
5 7 (3.17%) VMware
6 6 (2.71%) Juniper
6 6 (2.71%) Citrix
7 4 (1.81%) SAP
8 3 (1.36%) Avaya
8 3 (1.36%) Ericsson
8 3 (1.36%) Mitel
8 3 (1.36%) Panasonic
8 3 (1.36%) Fujitsu
9 2 (0.90%) Fortinet
9 2 (0.90%) SolarWinds
9 2 (0.90%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 2 (0.90%) Nokia
9 2 (0.90%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.90%) Dell
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