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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 86 96 67
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -29
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 109 94 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.78% 2.53% 3.72%
As % of the General category 7.26% 6.79% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 69 76 100
Average salary £43,000 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.62% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,750 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £48,750 £47,500
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
1501 1384 1326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 38.26% 37.18% 32.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1208 1119 1086
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
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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 -4 11 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Stockport - 1 - -
Altrincham - 1 £40,000 - 1
Bolton - 1 £40,000 -
Cheadle - 1 £50,000 -
Telecoms
North West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 56 (25.69%) Degree
2 55 (25.23%) Finance
3 54 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (19.72%) Project Management
5 30 (13.76%) ITIL
6 29 (13.30%) Cisco
7 28 (12.84%) Change Management
8 26 (11.93%) SLA
8 26 (11.93%) VoIP
9 25 (11.47%) Service Delivery
9 25 (11.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 22 (10.09%) WAN
11 21 (9.63%) Microsoft
12 20 (9.17%) Internet
12 20 (9.17%) Service Management
13 19 (8.72%) Wireless
13 19 (8.72%) Cisco Certification
13 19 (8.72%) PRINCE2
14 18 (8.26%) LAN
14 18 (8.26%) Banking
14 18 (8.26%) Network Security
14 18 (8.26%) User Experience
15 17 (7.80%) Algorithms
15 17 (7.80%) Firewall
15 17 (7.80%) Linux
16 16 (7.34%) Windows
16 16 (7.34%) HTML
17 15 (6.88%) Continuous Improvement
18 14 (6.42%) Strategic Planning
18 14 (6.42%) Java

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (1.38%) Apache
2 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.46%) Liferay
2 1 (0.46%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (5.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.21%) MS Office
3 6 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.29%) MS Project
5 3 (1.38%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.38%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.46%) Magento
3 1 (0.46%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.46%) SaaS
1 1 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.93%) VoIP
2 22 (10.09%) WAN
3 20 (9.17%) Internet
4 19 (8.72%) Wireless
5 18 (8.26%) LAN
5 18 (8.26%) Network Security
6 17 (7.80%) Firewall
7 13 (5.96%) TCP/IP
8 12 (5.50%) Broadband
9 11 (5.05%) VPN
9 11 (5.05%) IP Telephony
10 10 (4.59%) Asterisk PBX
10 10 (4.59%) Ethernet
10 10 (4.59%) PBX
11 9 (4.13%) 2G
11 9 (4.13%) 3G
12 8 (3.67%) MPLS
12 8 (3.67%) ISDN
12 8 (3.67%) DNS
12 8 (3.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.59%) MySQL
2 6 (2.75%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.92%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.46%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.46%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.46%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.46%) BODI
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (1.38%) Eclipse
1 3 (1.38%) Eclipse RCP
2 2 (0.92%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.46%) Mockito
3 1 (0.46%) Ant
3 1 (0.46%) JUnit
3 1 (0.46%) Subversion
3 1 (0.46%) Maven
3 1 (0.46%) JIRA
3 1 (0.46%) Gradle
General
1 55 (25.23%) Finance
2 18 (8.26%) Banking
3 12 (5.50%) Publishing
4 11 (5.05%) Marketing
5 8 (3.67%) Retail
6 6 (2.75%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.29%) Aerospace
7 5 (2.29%) Electronics
7 5 (2.29%) Legal
8 2 (0.92%) Billing
8 2 (0.92%) Law
9 1 (0.46%) Automotive
9 1 (0.46%) Advertising
9 1 (0.46%) Games
9 1 (0.46%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (14.22%) Project Manager
2 30 (13.76%) Developer
3 25 (11.47%) Service Manager
4 20 (9.17%) Software Engineer
4 20 (9.17%) IT Services Manager
5 18 (8.26%) Software Developer
6 17 (7.80%) Analyst
7 14 (6.42%) Delivery Manager
8 13 (5.96%) Consultant
8 13 (5.96%) Telecoms Project Manager
9 10 (4.59%) Business Manager
10 7 (3.21%) VoIP Engineer
10 7 (3.21%) Senior VoIP Engineer
10 7 (3.21%) Business Analyst
10 7 (3.21%) Architect
10 7 (3.21%) .NET Developer
11 6 (2.75%) Network Engineer
11 6 (2.75%) Solutions Designer
11 6 (2.75%) Designer
11 6 (2.75%) Business Analysis Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.34%) HTML
2 13 (5.96%) CSS
3 10 (4.59%) jQuery
4 8 (3.67%) .NET
5 7 (3.21%) JSP
5 7 (3.21%) ASP.NET
5 7 (3.21%) Backbone.js
6 6 (2.75%) AngularJS
7 5 (2.29%) HTML5
7 5 (2.29%) Ajax
8 3 (1.38%) XML
8 3 (1.38%) J2EE
8 3 (1.38%) JSON
8 3 (1.38%) Apache Flex
8 3 (1.38%) LINQ
9 2 (0.92%) Web Services
9 2 (0.92%) Spring
10 1 (0.46%) JSF
10 1 (0.46%) Java EE
10 1 (0.46%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.26%) User Experience
2 17 (7.80%) Algorithms
3 13 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.50%) Statistics
5 11 (5.05%) Computer Science
6 10 (4.59%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.29%) DTV
8 4 (1.83%) CESG
8 4 (1.83%) SCADA
9 2 (0.92%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.92%) NHS
10 1 (0.46%) BBC
10 1 (0.46%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.46%) Telematics
10 1 (0.46%) Open Source
10 1 (0.46%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.80%) Linux
2 16 (7.34%) Windows
3 5 (2.29%) Android
3 5 (2.29%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.83%) Debian
5 3 (1.38%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.38%) UNIX
5 3 (1.38%) Solaris
6 2 (0.92%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.92%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.92%) CentOS
7 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.46%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.46%) HPUX
7 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (19.72%) Project Management
3 30 (13.76%) ITIL
4 28 (12.84%) Change Management
5 25 (11.47%) Service Delivery
6 20 (9.17%) Service Management
7 19 (8.72%) PRINCE2
8 15 (6.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (6.42%) Six Sigma
9 14 (6.42%) Programme Management
9 14 (6.42%) Strategic Planning
10 13 (5.96%) Software Engineering
10 13 (5.96%) Enterprise Architecture
11 11 (5.05%) TOGAF
11 11 (5.05%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (5.05%) Waterfall
12 10 (4.59%) MVC
12 10 (4.59%) Business Analysis
12 10 (4.59%) Lean Six Sigma
13 9 (4.13%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.42%) C#
1 14 (6.42%) Java
2 11 (5.05%) JavaScript
3 8 (3.67%) SQL
4 5 (2.29%) PHP
5 4 (1.83%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.83%) VB
5 4 (1.83%) Perl
6 2 (0.92%) C++
6 2 (0.92%) C
7 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 56 (25.69%) Degree
2 19 (8.72%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (6.42%) CCNP
4 13 (5.96%) ISEB
5 12 (5.50%) CCNA
6 8 (3.67%) PMP
6 8 (3.67%) PMI Certification
6 8 (3.67%) VCP4
7 5 (2.29%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.83%) HND
9 3 (1.38%) MCSE
9 3 (1.38%) CCIE
9 3 (1.38%) CCDP
9 3 (1.38%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.38%) JNCIS
9 3 (1.38%) JNCIP
9 3 (1.38%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (11.93%) SLA
2 25 (11.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (6.42%) ISO 14001
4 10 (4.59%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.83%) QA
5 4 (1.83%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (2.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.38%) Kamailio
3 2 (0.92%) vCloud
3 2 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.46%) vSphere
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.38%) Cacti
2 2 (0.92%) Zenoss
2 2 (0.92%) Nagios
3 1 (0.46%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (13.30%) Cisco
2 21 (9.63%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.96%) Juniper
4 8 (3.67%) F5
5 7 (3.21%) VMware
6 5 (2.29%) Ericsson
6 5 (2.29%) SAP
6 5 (2.29%) Nortel
7 4 (1.83%) Nokia
7 4 (1.83%) Mitel
7 4 (1.83%) Redback
7 4 (1.83%) Huawei
8 3 (1.38%) Riverbed
8 3 (1.38%) Dell
8 3 (1.38%) BT
9 2 (0.92%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.92%) Citrix
9 2 (0.92%) Avaya
9 2 (0.92%) HP
9 2 (0.92%) Oracle
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