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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 54 63 65
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 12 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.01% 1.57% 1.42%
As % of the General category 5.41% 4.63% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 7
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
222 216 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 37.19% 33.86% 29.91%
Number of salaries quoted 201 182 181
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,750 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 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
Liverpool +18 11 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Telecoms
North West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Sun
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) VoIP
3 3 (18.75%) WAN
3 3 (18.75%) LAN
3 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 3 (18.75%) Fujitsu
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
3 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) Google Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Banking
4 2 (12.50%) Search Engine Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) Google
4 2 (12.50%) Pay per click
4 2 (12.50%) Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
4 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) PBX
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 2 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (12.50%) DHCP
4 2 (12.50%) RIP
4 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Lync
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) VoIP
2 3 (18.75%) WAN
2 3 (18.75%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) PBX
3 2 (12.50%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) RIP
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) OSPF
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Sales Executive
2 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing Executive
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) PPC Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) PPC Executive
3 2 (12.50%) PPC Manager
3 2 (12.50%) PPC Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Operations Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (18.75%) Project Management
1 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
2 2 (12.50%) Search Engine Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Pay per click
2 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 2 (12.50%) Analytics
2 2 (12.50%) Online Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Network Management
2 2 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (6.25%) Coaching
3 1 (6.25%) Workflow
3 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.25%) Operations Management
3 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) CCNP
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
1 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Sun
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) Fujitsu
3 2 (12.50%) Google
3 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Riverbed
4 1 (6.25%) Symantec
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago