The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 40 29 11
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -18
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 4 7 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.26% 2.71% 11.99%
As % of the General category 3.28% 7.78% 32.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 35
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £62,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -27.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,500 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £61,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Telecoms
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

General Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
122 90 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 38.36% 34.88% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 74 79 111
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Middlesex

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) Network Security
3 4 (23.53%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (23.53%) Resource Management
3 4 (23.53%) Campaign Management
3 4 (23.53%) Low Latency
3 4 (23.53%) Line Management
3 4 (23.53%) WAN
3 4 (23.53%) Ethernet
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) MPLS
3 4 (23.53%) Business Development
3 4 (23.53%) VPLS
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
3 4 (23.53%) Firmware
3 4 (23.53%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (23.53%) Electronics
3 4 (23.53%) Military
4 3 (17.65%) Firewall
4 3 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (17.65%) CRM
4 3 (17.65%) C
4 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (17.65%) Unified Communications
5 2 (11.76%) WatchGuard
5 2 (11.76%) SLA
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (5.88%) Acrobat
3 1 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Network Security
1 4 (23.53%) WAN
1 4 (23.53%) Ethernet
1 4 (23.53%) MPLS
1 4 (23.53%) VPLS
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) LDAP
3 1 (5.88%) SMTP
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) HTTPS
3 1 (5.88%) ISDN
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) Radio Access Network
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Electronics
2 4 (23.53%) Military
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Business Manager
1 4 (23.53%) Business Development Manager
1 4 (23.53%) Development Manager
2 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Support Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Audio Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Writer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Support Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Author
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Author
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Resource Management
1 4 (23.53%) Campaign Management
1 4 (23.53%) Low Latency
1 4 (23.53%) Line Management
1 4 (23.53%) Business Development
1 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) CRM
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Change Management
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.88%) Information Security
3 1 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
3 1 (5.88%) Content Management
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Firmware
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
1 4 (23.53%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (11.76%) WatchGuard
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) EMC
3 1 (5.88%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) NetApp
3 1 (5.88%) Pegasus
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.88%) Polycom
3 1 (5.88%) F5
3 1 (5.88%) MobileIron