The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 45 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 11 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.39% - 2.91%
As % of the General category 6.36% - 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 17
Average salary £54,750 - £29,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 - £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 - £34,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 Merseyside region.

General Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
173 168 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 37.61% 28.97% 39.32%
Number of salaries quoted 149 149 209
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £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 Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Merseyside region.

Telecoms Salary Trend in Merseyside

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Telecoms
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
Liverpool - 11 £54,750 - 2
Telecoms
North West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Banking
3 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.67%) EPoS
4 4 (16.67%) WAN
4 4 (16.67%) LAN
4 4 (16.67%) B2B
4 4 (16.67%) Sun
4 4 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (16.67%) SaaS
4 4 (16.67%) Retail
4 4 (16.67%) Marketing
4 4 (16.67%) Business Development
4 4 (16.67%) Fujitsu
4 4 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco
5 3 (12.50%) Firewall
6 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.33%) OSPF
6 2 (8.33%) CCNP
6 2 (8.33%) CCNA
6 2 (8.33%) PBX
6 2 (8.33%) VoIP
6 2 (8.33%) DHCP
6 2 (8.33%) RIP
6 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) WAN
1 4 (16.67%) LAN
1 4 (16.67%) Unified Communications
2 3 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (8.33%) PBX
3 2 (8.33%) VoIP
3 2 (8.33%) DHCP
3 2 (8.33%) RIP
3 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) OSPF
4 1 (4.17%) SAN
4 1 (4.17%) Wireless
4 1 (4.17%) VSAT
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Banking
3 4 (16.67%) Retail
3 4 (16.67%) Marketing
4 2 (8.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Sales Executive
2 4 (16.67%) Business Development Executive
3 3 (12.50%) Operations Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.17%) IT Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) EPoS
2 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Project Management
1 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 4 (16.67%) B2B
2 4 (16.67%) Business Development
3 2 (8.33%) Operations Management
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Workflow
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Network Management
3 2 (8.33%) Line Management
3 2 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (4.17%) Process Management
4 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.17%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) CCNP
2 2 (8.33%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Sun
1 4 (16.67%) Fujitsu
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (8.33%) Fortinet
3 2 (8.33%) Riverbed
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) HP
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