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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 67 99 81
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -18
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 120 95 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.65% 2.49% 3.07%
As % of the General category 9.90% 6.52% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 88 65 94
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £20,700 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +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
1212 1456 1534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 36.91% 38.16% 37.36%
Number of salaries quoted 954 1106 1220
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 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -3 7 £70,000 +33.33% 3
Bolton +12 3 £30,375 +59.86%
Stockport - 3 £40,000 - 1
Salford +1 2 £21,500 -4.44% 1
Telecoms
North West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 61 (27.23%) Degree
2 51 (22.77%) ITIL
3 50 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (21.43%) Finance
5 38 (16.96%) SLA
6 34 (15.18%) Cisco
7 33 (14.73%) Windows
7 33 (14.73%) Service Delivery
8 29 (12.95%) Wireless
8 29 (12.95%) Project Management
9 26 (11.61%) Change Management
10 25 (11.16%) Microsoft
10 25 (11.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 23 (10.27%) Cisco Certification
11 23 (10.27%) WAN
12 22 (9.82%) Broadband
12 22 (9.82%) Internet
13 21 (9.38%) PRINCE2
14 20 (8.93%) VoIP
14 20 (8.93%) Service Management
15 19 (8.48%) Network Security
15 19 (8.48%) Firewall
15 19 (8.48%) C#
16 18 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
17 17 (7.59%) Algorithms
17 17 (7.59%) User Experience
17 17 (7.59%) ISO 9001
17 17 (7.59%) LAN
18 16 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
19 15 (6.70%) Analytics

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.79%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.79%) CMS
2 4 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (0.89%) Lync
3 2 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.02%) MS Office
3 2 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.23%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (12.95%) Wireless
2 23 (10.27%) WAN
3 22 (9.82%) Broadband
3 22 (9.82%) Internet
4 20 (8.93%) VoIP
5 19 (8.48%) Network Security
5 19 (8.48%) Firewall
6 17 (7.59%) LAN
7 14 (6.25%) Ethernet
8 13 (5.80%) 4G
9 11 (4.91%) 2G
9 11 (4.91%) 3G
9 11 (4.91%) MPLS
10 10 (4.46%) LTE
11 8 (3.57%) GSM
11 8 (3.57%) UMTS
11 8 (3.57%) WiMAX
11 8 (3.57%) Radio Access Network
12 7 (3.13%) RNC
12 7 (3.13%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.89%) MySQL
3 2 (0.89%) Big Data
4 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.45%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.45%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (4.91%) MSTest
1 11 (4.91%) NUnit
2 10 (4.46%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (4.46%) Moq
3 2 (0.89%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.89%) Selenium
3 2 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.45%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.45%) Subversion
General
1 48 (21.43%) Finance
2 12 (5.36%) Publishing
3 11 (4.91%) Marketing
4 9 (4.02%) Banking
5 6 (2.68%) Retail
5 6 (2.68%) Electronics
5 6 (2.68%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.89%) Billing
6 2 (0.89%) Law
6 2 (0.89%) Legal
7 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (14.73%) Developer
2 26 (11.61%) Service Manager
3 21 (9.38%) Analyst
4 20 (8.93%) IT Services Manager
5 19 (8.48%) Software Engineer
5 19 (8.48%) Software Developer
6 17 (7.59%) Project Manager
7 14 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
7 14 (6.25%) Business Analyst
8 13 (5.80%) Senior Business Analyst
8 13 (5.80%) Delivery Manager
9 10 (4.46%) .NET Developer
10 9 (4.02%) Architect
11 8 (3.57%) Support Engineer
11 8 (3.57%) Consultant
12 7 (3.13%) Network Engineer
12 7 (3.13%) Head of IT
13 6 (2.68%) RAN Engineer
13 6 (2.68%) Telecoms Project Manager
14 5 (2.23%) Internal Sales Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.70%) .NET
2 11 (4.91%) WPF
3 10 (4.46%) WinForms
3 10 (4.46%) Castle Windsor
3 10 (4.46%) Ninject
3 10 (4.46%) Unity DI Container
3 10 (4.46%) Spring.NET
4 7 (3.13%) Web Services
5 5 (2.23%) REST
6 4 (1.79%) XML
7 3 (1.34%) HTML
8 2 (0.89%) XSLT
8 2 (0.89%) CSS
8 2 (0.89%) JSP
9 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.45%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (0.45%) Task Parallel Library
9 1 (0.45%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.45%) SignalR
9 1 (0.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.59%) Algorithms
2 17 (7.59%) User Experience
3 12 (5.36%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.36%) Statistics
4 10 (4.46%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (2.68%) DTV
5 6 (2.68%) Social Media
6 5 (2.23%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.23%) BBC
6 5 (2.23%) Replication
7 4 (1.79%) iDTV
7 4 (1.79%) IVR
7 4 (1.79%) Open Source
7 4 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.34%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.89%) CESG
9 2 (0.89%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (0.89%) IPTV
9 2 (0.89%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 33 (14.73%) Windows
2 11 (4.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (4.02%) Linux
4 8 (3.57%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.68%) Windows XP
5 6 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.79%) Windows Vista
7 3 (1.34%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.34%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.34%) Android
7 3 (1.34%) UNIX
8 2 (0.89%) CentOS
9 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (22.77%) ITIL
2 50 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (14.73%) Service Delivery
4 29 (12.95%) Project Management
5 26 (11.61%) Change Management
6 21 (9.38%) PRINCE2
7 20 (8.93%) Service Management
8 16 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (6.70%) Analytics
9 15 (6.70%) Enterprise Architecture
9 15 (6.70%) TDD
10 14 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (5.80%) Kanban
11 13 (5.80%) TOGAF
12 12 (5.36%) Programme Management
12 12 (5.36%) Software Engineering
12 12 (5.36%) Scrum
13 11 (4.91%) Data Architecture
14 10 (4.46%) MVVM
14 10 (4.46%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (8.48%) C#
2 13 (5.80%) Java
2 13 (5.80%) SQL
3 5 (2.23%) C
4 4 (1.79%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.34%) PHP
5 3 (1.34%) VB
6 2 (0.89%) C++
6 2 (0.89%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.45%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.45%) Clojure
7 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.45%) Groovy
7 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.45%) VBScript
7 1 (0.45%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 61 (27.23%) Degree
2 23 (10.27%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (6.70%) CCNA
4 13 (5.80%) MCSE
4 13 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (4.46%) CCNP
5 10 (4.46%) ISEB
6 7 (3.13%) PMP
6 7 (3.13%) PMI Certification
7 6 (2.68%) MCP
7 6 (2.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (2.23%) CCIE
8 5 (2.23%) MCSA
9 4 (1.79%) ISTQB
9 4 (1.79%) APMP
10 3 (1.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (1.34%) JNCIS
10 3 (1.34%) JNCIP
10 3 (1.34%) CCDP
11 2 (0.89%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (16.96%) SLA
2 25 (11.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (7.59%) ISO 9001
4 8 (3.57%) QA
5 7 (3.13%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.89%) HL7
6 2 (0.89%) JSP 440
System Software
1 8 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.23%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.79%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.79%) vCloud
4 2 (0.89%) Firmware
4 2 (0.89%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.45%) vSphere
5 1 (0.45%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (2.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.89%) OpenView
2 2 (0.89%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.45%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.45%) Puppet
3 1 (0.45%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.45%) Cacti
3 1 (0.45%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.45%) WSUS
3 1 (0.45%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 34 (15.18%) Cisco
2 25 (11.16%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.70%) Juniper
3 15 (6.70%) VMware
4 11 (4.91%) F5
4 11 (4.91%) Avaya
5 10 (4.46%) Ericsson
6 9 (4.02%) Nokia
6 9 (4.02%) Nortel
7 8 (3.57%) Mitel
7 8 (3.57%) SolarWinds
8 7 (3.13%) IBM
9 6 (2.68%) SAP
9 6 (2.68%) Veeam
10 5 (2.23%) Riverbed
10 5 (2.23%) Trend Micro
10 5 (2.23%) Huawei
10 5 (2.23%) Sage
10 5 (2.23%) Dell
11 3 (1.34%) Redback
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,500 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + very good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £310 - £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus company bonus and corporate ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + training, progression, 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + 10% bonus + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus, 25 days holiday
Posted: 10 days ago
Greater Manchester
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000.0000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum , £100k OTE + car
Posted: 20 days ago