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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 96 82 79
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 96 94 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.43% 2.53% 2.94%
As % of the General category 6.21% 6.93% 9.51%
Number of salaries quoted 62 71 85
Average salary £43,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £24,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £55,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
1545 1356 1335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 39.15% 36.48% 30.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1305 1113 1159
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 0 10 £50,000 +51.51% 1
Altrincham +9 5 £40,000 +11.11%
Cheadle - 4 £50,000 -
Bolton - 1 £40,000 -
Telecoms
North West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 55 (27.64%) Finance
1 55 (27.64%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (23.12%) Project Management
3 45 (22.61%) Degree
4 29 (14.57%) Banking
5 26 (13.07%) Microsoft
6 25 (12.56%) ITIL
7 23 (11.56%) WAN
8 21 (10.55%) LAN
8 21 (10.55%) Cisco
8 21 (10.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 20 (10.05%) Change Management
10 19 (9.55%) VoIP
10 19 (9.55%) HTML
11 18 (9.05%) PRINCE2
11 18 (9.05%) Service Delivery
12 17 (8.54%) SLA
12 17 (8.54%) Cisco Certification
12 17 (8.54%) Internet
13 16 (8.04%) CSS
13 16 (8.04%) User Experience
14 15 (7.54%) Algorithms
14 15 (7.54%) Network Security
14 15 (7.54%) C#
14 15 (7.54%) Linux
15 14 (7.04%) JavaScript
15 14 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (7.04%) Service Management
15 14 (7.04%) MVC
15 14 (7.04%) jQuery

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 3 (1.51%) Apache
2 2 (1.01%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.50%) Liferay
3 1 (0.50%) Lync
3 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (4.52%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.51%) MS Project
3 5 (2.51%) MS Office
4 3 (1.51%) AutoCAD
5 2 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.51%) Visualfiles
1 3 (1.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.50%) Magento
2 1 (0.50%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) SaaS
1 1 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.56%) WAN
2 21 (10.55%) LAN
3 19 (9.55%) VoIP
4 17 (8.54%) Internet
5 15 (7.54%) Network Security
6 13 (6.53%) Wireless
7 12 (6.03%) Firewall
7 12 (6.03%) TCP/IP
8 11 (5.53%) IP Telephony
9 10 (5.03%) VPN
9 10 (5.03%) Broadband
9 10 (5.03%) Asterisk PBX
10 9 (4.52%) PBX
11 8 (4.02%) ISDN
11 8 (4.02%) DNS
11 8 (4.02%) Ethernet
11 8 (4.02%) VLAN
12 6 (3.02%) MPLS
12 6 (3.02%) SAN
13 5 (2.51%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.52%) MySQL
2 5 (2.51%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.01%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.50%) RavenDB
5 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.50%) BODI
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (1.51%) Eclipse
1 3 (1.51%) Eclipse RCP
2 2 (1.01%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.50%) Mockito
3 1 (0.50%) Ant
3 1 (0.50%) JUnit
3 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.50%) Subversion
3 1 (0.50%) Maven
3 1 (0.50%) JIRA
3 1 (0.50%) ReSharper
3 1 (0.50%) Gradle
General
1 55 (27.64%) Finance
2 29 (14.57%) Banking
3 9 (4.52%) Retail
3 9 (4.52%) Marketing
4 7 (3.52%) Publishing
5 5 (2.51%) Legal
5 5 (2.51%) Aerospace
6 4 (2.01%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.51%) Electronics
7 3 (1.51%) Law
8 2 (1.01%) Advertising
8 2 (1.01%) Billing
9 1 (0.50%) Local Government
9 1 (0.50%) Games
9 1 (0.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 38 (19.10%) Project Manager
2 31 (15.58%) Developer
3 19 (9.55%) Analyst
4 18 (9.05%) Service Manager
5 17 (8.54%) Software Engineer
6 15 (7.54%) Software Developer
7 13 (6.53%) Telecoms Project Manager
8 12 (6.03%) IT Services Manager
9 11 (5.53%) Architect
10 10 (5.03%) .NET Developer
11 9 (4.52%) Delivery Manager
11 9 (4.52%) Consultant
11 9 (4.52%) Business Manager
12 8 (4.02%) Business Analyst
13 7 (3.52%) Solutions Architect
13 7 (3.52%) Support Analyst
13 7 (3.52%) VoIP Engineer
13 7 (3.52%) Senior VoIP Engineer
14 6 (3.02%) Software Manager
14 6 (3.02%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.55%) HTML
2 16 (8.04%) CSS
3 14 (7.04%) jQuery
4 12 (6.03%) .NET
5 11 (5.53%) Backbone.js
6 10 (5.03%) ASP.NET
7 7 (3.52%) JSP
7 7 (3.52%) LINQ
8 6 (3.02%) AngularJS
9 5 (2.51%) Ajax
10 4 (2.01%) HTML5
11 3 (1.51%) JSON
11 3 (1.51%) Apache Flex
11 3 (1.51%) XML
11 3 (1.51%) J2EE
12 2 (1.01%) Web Services
12 2 (1.01%) Spring
13 1 (0.50%) JSF
13 1 (0.50%) Java EE
13 1 (0.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.04%) User Experience
2 15 (7.54%) Algorithms
3 11 (5.53%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.02%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.52%) Statistics
7 4 (2.01%) SCADA
7 4 (2.01%) CESG
8 3 (1.51%) DTV
9 2 (1.01%) NHS
9 2 (1.01%) Open Source
10 1 (0.50%) Social Media
10 1 (0.50%) Kindle
10 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.50%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.50%) Telematics
10 1 (0.50%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.50%) BBC
10 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.54%) Linux
2 11 (5.53%) Windows
3 5 (2.51%) UNIX
4 4 (2.01%) Solaris
4 4 (2.01%) Debian
4 4 (2.01%) Android
4 4 (2.01%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.01%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.01%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.50%) CentOS
6 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.50%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (27.64%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (23.12%) Project Management
3 25 (12.56%) ITIL
4 20 (10.05%) Change Management
5 18 (9.05%) Service Delivery
5 18 (9.05%) PRINCE2
6 14 (7.04%) Service Management
6 14 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (7.04%) MVC
7 12 (6.03%) Scrum
7 12 (6.03%) OOP
7 12 (6.03%) TOGAF
7 12 (6.03%) Strategic Planning
7 12 (6.03%) Waterfall
7 12 (6.03%) Coaching
8 11 (5.53%) Domain-Driven Design
8 11 (5.53%) Enterprise Architecture
8 11 (5.53%) Programme Management
8 11 (5.53%) Unit Testing
8 11 (5.53%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.54%) C#
2 14 (7.04%) JavaScript
3 13 (6.53%) Java
4 8 (4.02%) SQL
5 4 (2.01%) Perl
6 3 (1.51%) PHP
6 3 (1.51%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.50%) VB
7 1 (0.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 45 (22.61%) Degree
2 17 (8.54%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (6.53%) CCNP
4 11 (5.53%) CCNA
5 10 (5.03%) ISEB
6 7 (3.52%) PMP
6 7 (3.52%) PMI Certification
7 5 (2.51%) MCP
7 5 (2.51%) Security Cleared
8 4 (2.01%) HND
8 4 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (2.01%) MOS
9 3 (1.51%) JNCIS
9 3 (1.51%) JNCIP
9 3 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (1.51%) CCDP
9 3 (1.51%) MCSE
9 3 (1.51%) CCIE
9 3 (1.51%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (8.54%) SLA
3 11 (5.53%) ISO 14001
4 9 (4.52%) ISO 9001
5 4 (2.01%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.51%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.51%) Kamailio
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.01%) Cacti
2 2 (1.01%) Zenoss
2 2 (1.01%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (13.07%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.55%) Cisco
3 9 (4.52%) Juniper
4 4 (2.01%) F5
5 3 (1.51%) Riverbed
5 3 (1.51%) SolarWinds
5 3 (1.51%) BT
5 3 (1.51%) VMware
5 3 (1.51%) Redback
5 3 (1.51%) SAP
5 3 (1.51%) Dell
6 2 (1.01%) Citrix
6 2 (1.01%) Huawei
6 2 (1.01%) Mitel
6 2 (1.01%) Ericsson
6 2 (1.01%) Nokia
6 2 (1.01%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 2 (1.01%) HP
6 2 (1.01%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.50%) Zend
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Blue Town Online
Salary: £39k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Company car
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-55k, 25 days hol + 8 bank, pension matched to 3%, flexible hours
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FieldFisher
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + car/allowance + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Greater Manchester
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £60000.0000 - £70000.0000 per annum + car
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
GCHQ
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Blue Town Online
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago