The first 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 87 59 80
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +21
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 109 175 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.70% 4.26% 2.64%
As % of the General category 7.32% 11.68% 8.31%
Number of salaries quoted 75 128 84
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £20,500 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
General Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1489 1498 1191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 36.82% 36.49% 31.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1143 1187 1060
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Telecoms
North West

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale 0 8 £44,500 -19.09% 1
Salford -1 5 £22,500 -30.76%
Cheadle -20 3 £45,000 -
Altrincham +12 1 - -
Telecoms
North West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 42 (21.11%) SQL
2 41 (20.60%) ITIL
3 32 (16.08%) WAN
3 32 (16.08%) Internet
4 31 (15.58%) Finance
5 28 (14.07%) Project Management
6 23 (11.56%) Degree
7 22 (11.06%) Security Cleared
7 22 (11.06%) Java
8 21 (10.55%) UNIX
8 21 (10.55%) Ethernet
8 21 (10.55%) MPLS
8 21 (10.55%) Cisco
9 19 (9.55%) Microsoft
9 19 (9.55%) LAN
9 19 (9.55%) Service Delivery
10 18 (9.05%) Linux
11 17 (8.54%) Windows
11 17 (8.54%) Service Management
11 17 (8.54%) SC Cleared
12 16 (8.04%) VoIP
12 16 (8.04%) Active Directory
13 15 (7.54%) XML
13 15 (7.54%) .NET
13 15 (7.54%) Retail
14 14 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (7.04%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (6.53%) Citrix
15 13 (6.53%) Eclipse
15 13 (6.53%) OO

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (3.02%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.01%) Apache
2 4 (2.01%) CMS
3 2 (1.01%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.50%) IIS
4 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.50%) nginx
4 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (6.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.01%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.51%) Oracle CRM
1 5 (2.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.01%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.50%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (16.08%) WAN
1 32 (16.08%) Internet
2 21 (10.55%) MPLS
2 21 (10.55%) Ethernet
3 19 (9.55%) LAN
4 16 (8.04%) VoIP
5 12 (6.03%) SDH
6 10 (5.03%) Broadband
7 9 (4.52%) NGN
8 7 (3.52%) ADSL
8 7 (3.52%) TCP/IP
9 5 (2.51%) SAN
9 5 (2.51%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (2.51%) IP Telephony
9 5 (2.51%) VPLS
9 5 (2.51%) BGP
9 5 (2.51%) Q.931
10 4 (2.01%) QSIG
10 4 (2.01%) H.323
10 4 (2.01%) DPNSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (6.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 12 (6.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (5.03%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.51%) MySQL
5 4 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.51%) DB2
7 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.50%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (6.53%) Eclipse
1 13 (6.53%) NetBeans
2 10 (5.03%) Ant
2 10 (5.03%) Maven
3 6 (3.02%) Subversion
4 2 (1.01%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.50%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (15.58%) Finance
2 15 (7.54%) Retail
3 8 (4.02%) Marketing
3 8 (4.02%) Banking
4 5 (2.51%) Greek Language
4 5 (2.51%) Polish Language
5 4 (2.01%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.51%) Back Office
6 3 (1.51%) Electronics
7 2 (1.01%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.01%) Advertising
7 2 (1.01%) Military
7 2 (1.01%) Billing
8 1 (0.50%) Local Government
8 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (14.57%) Developer
2 27 (13.57%) Project Manager
3 18 (9.05%) Consultant
4 16 (8.04%) Support Engineer
5 15 (7.54%) Technical Support
6 13 (6.53%) Senior Developer
6 13 (6.53%) Analyst
6 13 (6.53%) Java Developer
6 13 (6.53%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 12 (6.03%) Sales Consultant
8 11 (5.53%) Technical Engineer
9 10 (5.03%) Technical Support Engineer
9 10 (5.03%) Senior Java Developer
10 8 (4.02%) Infrastructure Manager
10 8 (4.02%) Team Leader
10 8 (4.02%) Senior Manager
10 8 (4.02%) Service Manager
10 8 (4.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 8 (4.02%) Systems Integrator
11 6 (3.02%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.54%) .NET
1 15 (7.54%) XML
2 10 (5.03%) SOAP
2 10 (5.03%) Spring
3 6 (3.02%) CGI
4 5 (2.51%) CSS
5 4 (2.01%) HTML
6 3 (1.51%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.51%) LAMP
6 3 (1.51%) Ajax
6 3 (1.51%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (1.01%) Silverlight
7 2 (1.01%) jQuery
7 2 (1.01%) Web Services
7 2 (1.01%) Flash
8 1 (0.50%) Middleware
8 1 (0.50%) Symfony
8 1 (0.50%) LINQ
8 1 (0.50%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.50%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.03%) Digital Media
2 6 (3.02%) Blackberry
3 4 (2.01%) CMDB
4 3 (1.51%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (1.51%) Mainframe
4 3 (1.51%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.01%) IPTV
5 2 (1.01%) Statistics
5 2 (1.01%) IVR
6 1 (0.50%) STB
6 1 (0.50%) DTV
6 1 (0.50%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.55%) UNIX
2 18 (9.05%) Linux
3 17 (8.54%) Windows
4 6 (3.02%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.51%) CentOS
6 3 (1.51%) Debian
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.50%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (20.60%) ITIL
2 28 (14.07%) Project Management
3 19 (9.55%) Service Delivery
4 17 (8.54%) Service Management
5 14 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (6.53%) PRINCE2
6 13 (6.53%) OO
6 13 (6.53%) Unit Testing
7 8 (4.02%) ITSM
8 7 (3.52%) CRM
8 7 (3.52%) Matrix Management
9 6 (3.02%) Network Design
9 6 (3.02%) Project Planning
9 6 (3.02%) Business Development
9 6 (3.02%) Scrum
9 6 (3.02%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (3.02%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (2.51%) ITIL V3
10 5 (2.51%) Data Analysis
10 5 (2.51%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (21.11%) SQL
2 22 (11.06%) Java
3 12 (6.03%) T-SQL
4 11 (5.53%) C#
5 7 (3.52%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.01%) PHP
7 3 (1.51%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.51%) Perl
7 3 (1.51%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.01%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.50%) PHP5
9 1 (0.50%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (11.56%) Degree
2 22 (11.06%) Security Cleared
3 17 (8.54%) SC Cleared
4 14 (7.04%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (5.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (5.03%) Citrix Certification
5 10 (5.03%) MCSE
6 9 (4.52%) CCNA
6 9 (4.52%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (3.52%) CCNP
8 6 (3.02%) CCIE
8 6 (3.02%) HNC
9 4 (2.01%) MCP
9 4 (2.01%) CCIP
10 3 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (1.01%) Chartered Engineer
11 2 (1.01%) ISEB
12 1 (0.50%) CCA
12 1 (0.50%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.03%) SLA
2 4 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.01%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.51%) QA
System Software
1 16 (8.04%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.51%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.51%) SCCM
1 5 (2.51%) SCOM
2 2 (1.01%) OpenView
2 2 (1.01%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (10.55%) Cisco
2 19 (9.55%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.53%) Citrix
4 12 (6.03%) Oracle
5 11 (5.53%) IBM
6 10 (5.03%) VMware
7 9 (4.52%) Juniper
8 8 (4.02%) Nokia
8 8 (4.02%) Avaya
9 5 (2.51%) HP
9 5 (2.51%) Remedy
9 5 (2.51%) Fujitsu
10 4 (2.01%) BMC
10 4 (2.01%) Verint
10 4 (2.01%) Nortel
11 3 (1.51%) FatWire
11 3 (1.51%) Mitel
11 3 (1.51%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.51%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 3 (1.51%) Endeca
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 14 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 50000-80000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet
Salary: benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TalkTalk
Posted: 24 days ago