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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 43 67 61
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 12 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.46% 0.63% 1.30%
As % of the General category 7.06% 1.90% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 7
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,700 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £68,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
170 211 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 34.91% 33.02% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 141 185 160
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +17 6 £32,500 -40.90% 1
Southport - 4 £40,000 - 1
Telecoms
North West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) MS Office
3 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 6 (31.58%) Finance
4 5 (26.32%) PHP
4 5 (26.32%) MySQL
4 5 (26.32%) Linux
4 5 (26.32%) WAN
4 5 (26.32%) MVC
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco
5 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
5 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
5 4 (21.05%) DTV
5 4 (21.05%) DHCP
5 4 (21.05%) ETL
5 4 (21.05%) LAN
5 4 (21.05%) VoIP
5 4 (21.05%) VPN
5 4 (21.05%) DNS
5 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (21.05%) OOP
5 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
5 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
5 4 (21.05%) Java
5 4 (21.05%) C++
5 4 (21.05%) SOAP
5 4 (21.05%) Web Services
5 4 (21.05%) SAP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) WordPress
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
2 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.26%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) WAN
2 4 (21.05%) DHCP
2 4 (21.05%) LAN
2 4 (21.05%) VoIP
2 4 (21.05%) VPN
2 4 (21.05%) DNS
2 4 (21.05%) iSCSI
2 4 (21.05%) Unified Communications
3 3 (15.79%) FCoE
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco ISE
3 3 (15.79%) SSL
3 3 (15.79%) SAN
3 3 (15.79%) Internet
3 3 (15.79%) MPLS
3 3 (15.79%) DSL
3 3 (15.79%) H.323
3 3 (15.79%) HTTP
3 3 (15.79%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) MySQL
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) OLAP
4 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.26%) DTS
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (5.26%) Data Mart
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Subversion
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (21.05%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
2 4 (21.05%) Electronics
2 4 (21.05%) Marketing
3 3 (15.79%) Legal
4 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) PHP Developer
3 4 (21.05%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Coordinator
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Business Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Developer
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Operations Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Architecture Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Infrastructure
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Operations Manager
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) SOAP
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
1 4 (21.05%) LAMP
1 4 (21.05%) Ajax
1 4 (21.05%) REST
2 1 (5.26%) MDX
2 1 (5.26%) CakePHP
2 1 (5.26%) jQuery
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) DTV
1 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) FlexPod
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Handset
3 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) MVC
3 4 (21.05%) Scrum
3 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
3 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) TDD
3 4 (21.05%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
3 4 (21.05%) OOP
3 4 (21.05%) ETL
3 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (21.05%) BDD
3 4 (21.05%) OO PHP
3 4 (21.05%) Security Patching
4 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) PHP
3 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
3 4 (21.05%) C++
3 4 (21.05%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) VBA
5 1 (5.26%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) MCSE
1 3 (15.79%) CCNP
1 3 (15.79%) CCNA
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) XenApp
2 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
2 3 (15.79%) vSphere
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) WSUS
2 3 (15.79%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) SCOM
3 1 (5.26%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco
3 4 (21.05%) SAP
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
4 3 (15.79%) Riverbed
4 3 (15.79%) Meraki
4 3 (15.79%) NetApp
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) IBM
5 2 (10.53%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) Avaya
6 1 (5.26%) Juniper
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