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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 86 81 106
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +25
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 100 111 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.97% 2.79% 2.17%
As % of the General category 7.92% 6.99% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 83 81 67
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +27.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £20,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1262 1587 1629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 37.53% 39.91% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 989 1221 1310
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £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 1 July 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 July 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 -6 5 £70,000 +53.84%
Stockport +8 2 £40,750 +42.98%
Bolton +8 1 £32,500 +71.05%
Cheadle -3 1 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Oldham - 1 £45,000 - 1
Telecoms
North West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 54 (24.55%) ITIL
2 53 (24.09%) Degree
3 52 (23.64%) Finance
4 47 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (15.45%) Service Delivery
5 34 (15.45%) Windows
5 34 (15.45%) SLA
6 30 (13.64%) Cisco
7 26 (11.82%) Wireless
8 24 (10.91%) Project Management
8 24 (10.91%) Microsoft
9 22 (10.00%) Broadband
10 21 (9.55%) VoIP
11 20 (9.09%) Change Management
11 20 (9.09%) WAN
11 20 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 19 (8.64%) Cisco Certification
12 19 (8.64%) Internet
13 18 (8.18%) PRINCE2
13 18 (8.18%) C#
14 17 (7.73%) MS Excel
14 17 (7.73%) Firewall
14 17 (7.73%) Marketing
14 17 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (7.27%) Line Management
15 16 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (7.27%) Service Management
15 16 (7.27%) LAN
16 15 (6.82%) VMware
16 15 (6.82%) TDD

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 7 (3.18%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.27%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.82%) CMS
3 4 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.91%) Lync
5 1 (0.45%) Apache
5 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (7.73%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.45%) MS Office
3 3 (1.36%) AutoCAD
3 3 (1.36%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 8 (3.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.27%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.45%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.82%) Wireless
2 22 (10.00%) Broadband
3 21 (9.55%) VoIP
4 20 (9.09%) WAN
5 19 (8.64%) Internet
6 17 (7.73%) Firewall
7 16 (7.27%) LAN
8 13 (5.91%) Ethernet
8 13 (5.91%) Network Security
9 12 (5.45%) 4G
10 11 (5.00%) LTE
10 11 (5.00%) GSM
11 10 (4.55%) 2G
11 10 (4.55%) 3G
12 9 (4.09%) MPLS
13 8 (3.64%) WiMAX
13 8 (3.64%) UMTS
13 8 (3.64%) Radio Access Network
14 7 (3.18%) RNC
14 7 (3.18%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (0.91%) Big Data
3 2 (0.91%) MySQL
4 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.45%) QlikView
4 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.45%) BODI
4 1 (0.45%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (5.00%) NUnit
1 11 (5.00%) MSTest
2 10 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (4.55%) Moq
3 2 (0.91%) Selenium
3 2 (0.91%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.45%) JIRA
4 1 (0.45%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.45%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
General
1 52 (23.64%) Finance
2 17 (7.73%) Marketing
3 11 (5.00%) Publishing
4 9 (4.09%) Banking
5 8 (3.64%) Retail
5 8 (3.64%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.64%) Electronics
6 2 (0.91%) Law
6 2 (0.91%) Legal
7 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.45%) Billing
7 1 (0.45%) Local Government
7 1 (0.45%) Advertising
7 1 (0.45%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 28 (12.73%) Developer
2 21 (9.55%) Analyst
2 21 (9.55%) Service Manager
3 15 (6.82%) IT Services Manager
4 13 (5.91%) Senior Analyst
4 13 (5.91%) Software Developer
4 13 (5.91%) Software Engineer
5 11 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 11 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
6 10 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 10 (4.55%) Project Manager
7 9 (4.09%) Test Manager
7 9 (4.09%) Support Engineer
7 9 (4.09%) Delivery Manager
8 8 (3.64%) Consultant
9 7 (3.18%) Network Engineer
9 7 (3.18%) Head of IT
10 6 (2.73%) RAN Engineer
10 6 (2.73%) IT Support
10 6 (2.73%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.36%) .NET
2 11 (5.00%) WPF
3 10 (4.55%) Spring.NET
3 10 (4.55%) Unity DI Container
3 10 (4.55%) WinForms
3 10 (4.55%) Castle Windsor
3 10 (4.55%) Ninject
4 8 (3.64%) Web Services
5 7 (3.18%) REST
6 3 (1.36%) XML
6 3 (1.36%) OLE
6 3 (1.36%) HTML
7 2 (0.91%) jQuery
7 2 (0.91%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.91%) HTML5
7 2 (0.91%) XSLT
7 2 (0.91%) CSS
7 2 (0.91%) JSP
8 1 (0.45%) LAMP
8 1 (0.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.36%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.00%) Statistics
3 11 (5.00%) Algorithms
3 11 (5.00%) User Experience
4 10 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (3.64%) DTV
6 6 (2.73%) Social Media
6 6 (2.73%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.27%) iDTV
7 5 (2.27%) BBC
7 5 (2.27%) Replication
8 4 (1.82%) IVR
8 4 (1.82%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.36%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.91%) NHS
10 2 (0.91%) CESG
10 2 (0.91%) CESG CLAS
10 2 (0.91%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 34 (15.45%) Windows
2 12 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (4.09%) Linux
3 9 (4.09%) Windows 7
4 7 (3.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (2.73%) Windows XP
6 4 (1.82%) Windows Vista
7 3 (1.36%) Android
7 3 (1.36%) UNIX
7 3 (1.36%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.36%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.45%) CentOS
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (24.55%) ITIL
2 47 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (15.45%) Service Delivery
4 24 (10.91%) Project Management
5 20 (9.09%) Change Management
6 18 (8.18%) PRINCE2
7 16 (7.27%) Service Management
7 16 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (7.27%) Line Management
8 15 (6.82%) TDD
9 14 (6.36%) Analytics
10 13 (5.91%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (5.91%) Kanban
11 12 (5.45%) Programme Management
11 12 (5.45%) Scrum
12 11 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (5.00%) Data Architecture
12 11 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
13 10 (4.55%) Software Engineering
13 10 (4.55%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.18%) C#
2 14 (6.36%) SQL
3 13 (5.91%) Java
4 5 (2.27%) C
5 4 (1.82%) PHP
5 4 (1.82%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.36%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.36%) VB
7 2 (0.91%) C++
8 1 (0.45%) Delphi
8 1 (0.45%) Perl
8 1 (0.45%) VBScript
8 1 (0.45%) Python
8 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.45%) Groovy
8 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.45%) Clojure
8 1 (0.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 53 (24.09%) Degree
2 19 (8.64%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (6.36%) CCNA
4 13 (5.91%) MCSE
4 13 (5.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (5.91%) ISEB
5 10 (4.55%) ISTQB
6 6 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.73%) MCP
7 5 (2.27%) MCSA
7 5 (2.27%) CCNP
7 5 (2.27%) APMP
8 4 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (1.82%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.36%) CCIE
9 3 (1.36%) PMP
10 2 (0.91%) Chartered Engineer
10 2 (0.91%) CISSP
10 2 (0.91%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (15.45%) SLA
2 20 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (6.82%) QA
4 14 (6.36%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.82%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.91%) HL7
6 2 (0.91%) JSP 440
System Software
1 8 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.27%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.82%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.82%) vCloud
4 2 (0.91%) Firmware
4 2 (0.91%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.45%) NFS
5 1 (0.45%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.91%) OpenView
2 2 (0.91%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (0.91%) Puppet
3 1 (0.45%) Nagios
3 1 (0.45%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.45%) WSUS
3 1 (0.45%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.45%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 30 (13.64%) Cisco
2 24 (10.91%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.82%) VMware
4 13 (5.91%) Juniper
5 11 (5.00%) Avaya
6 10 (4.55%) Ericsson
7 9 (4.09%) Nortel
7 9 (4.09%) Mitel
7 9 (4.09%) Nokia
7 9 (4.09%) F5
8 8 (3.64%) SAP
9 7 (3.18%) IBM
9 7 (3.18%) SolarWinds
10 6 (2.73%) Veeam
11 5 (2.27%) Trend Micro
11 5 (2.27%) Huawei
11 5 (2.27%) Sage
11 5 (2.27%) Dell
12 3 (1.36%) HP
12 3 (1.36%) CheckPoint
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester
Outsourcery
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Telecommuting + Holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum Van + Laptop + Smart Phone
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £115.30 per week
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000.0000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheadle
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago