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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 83 71 99
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +28
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 103 134 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.97% 3.70% 2.49%
As % of the General category 7.69% 9.97% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 90 96 69
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £58,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
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
1339 1344 1474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 38.65% 37.13% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1083 1044 1133
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,554
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 +7 6 £65,000 +8.33%
Stockport +21 4 £37,500 -6.25%
Bolton +15 1 £35,000 +15.22%
Salford +6 1 £85,000 +295.34% 1
Telecoms
North West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (25.15%) Finance
2 30 (17.96%) Degree
3 28 (16.77%) LAN
3 28 (16.77%) WAN
4 27 (16.17%) Firewall
5 26 (15.57%) SLA
6 25 (14.97%) VPN
6 25 (14.97%) SQL
7 24 (14.37%) ITIL
7 24 (14.37%) Cisco
7 24 (14.37%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (13.77%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (13.77%) Marketing
9 22 (13.17%) Windows
10 21 (12.57%) VoIP
10 21 (12.57%) Internet
11 19 (11.38%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (11.38%) HTML
11 19 (11.38%) .NET
12 18 (10.78%) Wireless
12 18 (10.78%) Programme Management
12 18 (10.78%) Microsoft
13 17 (10.18%) TCP/IP
13 17 (10.18%) Manufacturing
13 17 (10.18%) Digital Marketing
14 16 (9.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 16 (9.58%) Electronics
14 16 (9.58%) OO
14 16 (9.58%) SAP
14 16 (9.58%) Cisco Certification

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (1.80%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.20%) CMS
2 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.20%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.60%) Apache
3 1 (0.60%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.60%) nginx
3 1 (0.60%) Node.js
3 1 (0.60%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.40%) MS Office
3 3 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (9.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.20%) Magento
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.80%) Google Apps
1 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.60%) AdWords
3 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (16.77%) LAN
1 28 (16.77%) WAN
2 27 (16.17%) Firewall
3 25 (14.97%) VPN
4 21 (12.57%) Internet
4 21 (12.57%) VoIP
5 18 (10.78%) Wireless
6 17 (10.18%) TCP/IP
7 14 (8.38%) ADSL
8 13 (7.78%) Ethernet
9 11 (6.59%) Broadband
10 10 (5.99%) MPLS
10 10 (5.99%) SAN
11 8 (4.79%) BGP
11 8 (4.79%) FTP
11 8 (4.79%) OSPF
12 7 (4.19%) IPsec
12 7 (4.19%) ISDN
12 7 (4.19%) Unified Communications
12 7 (4.19%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.59%) Big Data
3 5 (2.99%) Couchbase
3 5 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.40%) MySQL
5 2 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.20%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.20%) Power BI
5 2 (1.20%) Qlik Sense
5 2 (1.20%) QlikView
5 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.60%) FileMaker
6 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (7.19%) JIRA
2 11 (6.59%) Selenium
3 7 (4.19%) Bugzilla
4 6 (3.59%) SpecFlow
5 4 (2.40%) TeamCity
5 4 (2.40%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.80%) NUnit
6 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.60%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.60%) GitLab
7 1 (0.60%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.60%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.60%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.60%) MSTest
7 1 (0.60%) QUnit
General
1 42 (25.15%) Finance
2 23 (13.77%) Marketing
3 17 (10.18%) Manufacturing
4 16 (9.58%) Electronics
5 14 (8.38%) Legal
6 13 (7.78%) Retail
7 11 (6.59%) Billing
8 9 (5.39%) Banking
9 5 (2.99%) Publishing
10 2 (1.20%) Advertising
10 2 (1.20%) Local Government
11 1 (0.60%) Law
Job Titles
1 27 (16.17%) Developer
2 21 (12.57%) Analyst
3 19 (11.38%) Network Engineer
4 16 (9.58%) Consultant
5 11 (6.59%) IT Manager
6 10 (5.99%) Cisco Engineer
6 10 (5.99%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 9 (5.39%) .NET Developer
7 9 (5.39%) Software Developer
7 9 (5.39%) Telecoms Engineer
8 8 (4.79%) Infrastructure Manager
8 8 (4.79%) Network Analyst
8 8 (4.79%) Support Consultant
8 8 (4.79%) Technical Support
9 7 (4.19%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (4.19%) C# Developer
9 7 (4.19%) IT Services Manager
9 7 (4.19%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.19%) Service Manager
9 7 (4.19%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.38%) .NET
1 19 (11.38%) HTML
2 10 (5.99%) CSS
3 8 (4.79%) ASP.NET
3 8 (4.79%) HTML5
4 7 (4.19%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (4.19%) CSS3
5 6 (3.59%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (3.59%) Java EE
5 6 (3.59%) LINQ
5 6 (3.59%) SignalR
6 5 (2.99%) .NET Framework
6 5 (2.99%) 802.1X
6 5 (2.99%) Ajax
6 5 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 5 (2.99%) Autofac
6 5 (2.99%) Dapper ORM
6 5 (2.99%) Entity Framework
6 5 (2.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (2.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.37%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.19%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.99%) Statistics
4 8 (4.79%) User Experience
5 7 (4.19%) Algorithms
6 6 (3.59%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.59%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.99%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.40%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.40%) Handset
8 4 (2.40%) STB
9 3 (1.80%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.20%) Blog
10 2 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (1.20%) iSeries
10 2 (1.20%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.20%) Social Media
10 2 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.60%) BYOD
11 1 (0.60%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.17%) Windows
2 14 (8.38%) Linux
3 9 (5.39%) Unix
4 4 (2.40%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.20%) Android
5 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.20%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.20%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (14.37%) ITIL
2 23 (13.77%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (11.38%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (10.78%) Programme Management
5 17 (10.18%) Digital Marketing
6 16 (9.58%) OO
7 15 (8.98%) Change Management
8 14 (8.38%) PRINCE2
9 13 (7.78%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (7.78%) High Availability
9 13 (7.78%) MVC
10 12 (7.19%) Network Management
10 12 (7.19%) Service Management
11 10 (5.99%) Scrum
12 9 (5.39%) CRM
12 9 (5.39%) Incident Management
12 9 (5.39%) Service Delivery
13 8 (4.79%) BDD
13 8 (4.79%) Kanban
13 8 (4.79%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (14.97%) SQL
2 13 (7.78%) C#
3 12 (7.19%) C
3 12 (7.19%) T-SQL
4 10 (5.99%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.19%) C++
6 6 (3.59%) Java
6 6 (3.59%) Perl
7 3 (1.80%) PHP
7 3 (1.80%) VB
8 2 (1.20%) Python
9 1 (0.60%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.60%) R
9 1 (0.60%) Ruby
9 1 (0.60%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (17.96%) Degree
2 16 (9.58%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (7.19%) CCNP
4 11 (6.59%) CCNA
5 7 (4.19%) HND
6 5 (2.99%) CCSA
6 5 (2.99%) Check Point Certification
6 5 (2.99%) ISEB
6 5 (2.99%) MCSE
6 5 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.80%) JNCIP
8 3 (1.80%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.80%) PMP
8 3 (1.80%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.20%) CISSP
9 2 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.20%) MCDBA
9 2 (1.20%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (15.57%) SLA
2 8 (4.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.99%) QA
4 2 (1.20%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.20%) ISO22301
4 2 (1.20%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (4.19%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.60%) Firmware
3 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.60%) KVM
3 1 (0.60%) oVirt
3 1 (0.60%) Postfix
3 1 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.60%) vSphere
3 1 (0.60%) Xen
3 1 (0.60%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (3.59%) cPanel
1 6 (3.59%) Plesk
2 3 (1.80%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.20%) Cacti
3 2 (1.20%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.60%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.60%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (14.37%) Cisco
2 18 (10.78%) Microsoft
3 16 (9.58%) SAP
4 8 (4.79%) F5
5 7 (4.19%) Juniper
5 7 (4.19%) SolarWinds
5 7 (4.19%) VMware
6 6 (3.59%) CheckPoint
6 6 (3.59%) Google
7 4 (2.40%) Apple
7 4 (2.40%) Citrix
7 4 (2.40%) Ericsson
8 3 (1.80%) Avaya
9 2 (1.20%) BT
9 2 (1.20%) HP
9 2 (1.20%) IBM
9 2 (1.20%) Nokia
9 2 (1.20%) Oracle
9 2 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.20%) Veeam
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Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus on call, bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £15,000 to £18,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10-12.5% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Pension
Posted: Yesterday
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£65,000 (Plus Fantastic Package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000-£95,000 (Plus Lucrative Package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£65,000 (Plus Lucrative Package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £95,000-£120,000 (Plus Lucrative Package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£65,000 (Plus Quality Package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £26,550 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + 12.5% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Client Server
Salary: £20,000 to £24,000 + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + on call + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 12.5% Bonus + Flexible benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago