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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 76 89 86
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 119 96 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.93% 2.38% 2.96%
As % of the General category 7.48% 6.26% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 87 64 76
Average salary £39,000 £31,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.80% -16.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,150 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
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
1590 1533 1275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 39.13% 37.98% 33.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1216 1271 1052
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £59,950
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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -2 7 £40,750 -9.44%
Altrincham +10 5 £50,000 +50.37% 1
Salford - 2 £26,500 -
Stockport - 2 £28,500 -
Telecoms
North West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 57 (26.51%) Microsoft
2 53 (24.65%) Finance
3 34 (15.81%) Project Management
3 34 (15.81%) Scrum
4 31 (14.42%) ITIL
5 29 (13.49%) Degree
6 28 (13.02%) jQuery
6 28 (13.02%) Unit Testing
6 28 (13.02%) CSS
6 28 (13.02%) .NET
7 27 (12.56%) HTML
7 27 (12.56%) JavaScript
8 26 (12.09%) MS Excel
8 26 (12.09%) Internet
9 25 (11.63%) MVC
10 24 (11.16%) Retail
10 24 (11.16%) C#
10 24 (11.16%) Visual Studio
10 24 (11.16%) Windows
11 23 (10.70%) OOP
11 23 (10.70%) LINQ
11 23 (10.70%) Domain-Driven Design
11 23 (10.70%) Backbone.js
12 21 (9.77%) RavenDB
12 21 (9.77%) Git (software)
12 21 (9.77%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (9.77%) RabbitMQ
12 21 (9.77%) ReSharper
12 21 (9.77%) Service Delivery
13 20 (9.30%) Banking

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 18 (8.37%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.40%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.93%) WordPress
4 1 (0.47%) nginx
4 1 (0.47%) Liferay
4 1 (0.47%) Lync
4 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.47%) SAS
4 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (0.47%) Apache
4 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (12.09%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.91%) MS Office
3 3 (1.40%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.40%) MS Project
4 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.47%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (12.09%) Internet
2 20 (9.30%) Broadband
3 19 (8.84%) WAN
4 17 (7.91%) LAN
5 15 (6.98%) Ethernet
6 11 (5.12%) MPLS
6 11 (5.12%) VoIP
7 8 (3.72%) TCP/IP
7 8 (3.72%) NGN
8 7 (3.26%) SDH
8 7 (3.26%) Firewall
9 6 (2.79%) Wireless
9 6 (2.79%) ADSL
9 6 (2.79%) VPN
10 5 (2.33%) DNS
10 5 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (2.33%) DSLAM
10 5 (2.33%) LTE
11 4 (1.86%) OSPF
11 4 (1.86%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.77%) RavenDB
2 7 (3.26%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.40%) MySQL
4 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (11.16%) Visual Studio
2 21 (9.77%) ReSharper
2 21 (9.77%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.79%) Maven
4 5 (2.33%) NetBeans
4 5 (2.33%) Eclipse
4 5 (2.33%) Ant
5 2 (0.93%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (0.93%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.47%) Mockito
6 1 (0.47%) JUnit
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 53 (24.65%) Finance
2 24 (11.16%) Retail
3 20 (9.30%) Banking
4 10 (4.65%) Marketing
5 8 (3.72%) Greek Language
5 8 (3.72%) Polish Language
6 7 (3.26%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.33%) Electronics
8 3 (1.40%) Advertising
8 3 (1.40%) Military
8 3 (1.40%) Law
8 3 (1.40%) Billing
9 2 (0.93%) Legal
9 2 (0.93%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 44 (20.47%) Project Manager
2 32 (14.88%) Developer
3 18 (8.37%) Senior Developer
4 15 (6.98%) Support Engineer
5 14 (6.51%) Analyst
6 13 (6.05%) .NET Developer
7 9 (4.19%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (4.19%) Team Leader
7 9 (4.19%) Network Engineer
7 9 (4.19%) Senior Manager
7 9 (4.19%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (3.72%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (3.26%) Coordinator
10 6 (2.79%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (2.79%) Development Team Leader
10 6 (2.79%) Service Manager
10 6 (2.79%) Java Developer
11 5 (2.33%) Project Coordinator
11 5 (2.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 5 (2.33%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (13.02%) .NET
1 28 (13.02%) CSS
1 28 (13.02%) jQuery
2 27 (12.56%) HTML
3 23 (10.70%) Backbone.js
3 23 (10.70%) LINQ
4 21 (9.77%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (2.79%) SOAP
5 6 (2.79%) XML
6 5 (2.33%) Spring
7 3 (1.40%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.93%) Web Services
8 2 (0.93%) CGI
9 1 (0.47%) Middleware
9 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.47%) REST
9 1 (0.47%) MyBatis
9 1 (0.47%) PrimeFaces
9 1 (0.47%) J2SE
9 1 (0.47%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.79%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.33%) DTV
2 5 (2.33%) Digital Media
3 4 (1.86%) IVR
4 3 (1.40%) STB
4 3 (1.40%) IPTV
4 3 (1.40%) Mathematics
4 3 (1.40%) Open Source
5 2 (0.93%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.47%) Social Media
6 1 (0.47%) Kindle
6 1 (0.47%) CMDB
6 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.16%) Windows
2 13 (6.05%) Windows 7
3 12 (5.58%) Linux
4 8 (3.72%) UNIX
5 4 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.93%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.93%) Android
7 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.93%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.93%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (15.81%) Project Management
1 34 (15.81%) Scrum
2 31 (14.42%) ITIL
3 28 (13.02%) Unit Testing
4 25 (11.63%) MVC
5 23 (10.70%) OOP
5 23 (10.70%) Domain-Driven Design
6 21 (9.77%) Service Delivery
6 21 (9.77%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (6.98%) Service Management
8 14 (6.51%) PRINCE2
9 11 (5.12%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (5.12%) Problem Management
10 10 (4.65%) Change Management
11 8 (3.72%) CQRS
12 7 (3.26%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (3.26%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (3.26%) Product Management
13 6 (2.79%) Time Management
13 6 (2.79%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (12.56%) JavaScript
2 24 (11.16%) C#
3 20 (9.30%) SQL
4 9 (4.19%) Java
5 5 (2.33%) PHP
5 5 (2.33%) C
6 3 (1.40%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.93%) Python
7 2 (0.93%) MATLAB
7 2 (0.93%) Ruby
8 1 (0.47%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 29 (13.49%) Degree
2 15 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 11 (5.12%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (4.19%) Citrix Certification
4 9 (4.19%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (3.72%) CCNA
6 7 (3.26%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.33%) CCNP
7 5 (2.33%) MCP
8 4 (1.86%) CCIE
8 4 (1.86%) MOS
8 4 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.93%) APMP
9 2 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.93%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (0.93%) MCSA
9 2 (0.93%) CCIP
10 1 (0.47%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.44%) SLA
2 6 (2.79%) QA
3 3 (1.40%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.47%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (3.72%) SCCM
1 8 (3.72%) SCOM
2 4 (1.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.93%) Nagios
3 2 (0.93%) OpenView
3 2 (0.93%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (0.93%) Cacti
Vendors
1 57 (26.51%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.84%) Cisco
3 10 (4.65%) Citrix
4 8 (3.72%) NEC
4 8 (3.72%) Fujitsu
5 7 (3.26%) BT
5 7 (3.26%) Juniper
6 5 (2.33%) Nokia
6 5 (2.33%) CheckPoint
6 5 (2.33%) HP
6 5 (2.33%) VMware
7 4 (1.86%) SolarWinds
8 3 (1.40%) Mitel
8 3 (1.40%) Avaya
8 3 (1.40%) SAP
9 2 (0.93%) IBM
9 2 (0.93%) Nortel
9 2 (0.93%) Oracle
9 2 (0.93%) Ericsson
9 2 (0.93%) Blue Coat
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