The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 26 20 32
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 22 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.99% 6.83% 6.14%
As % of the General category 12.43% 20.89% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 25
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
General Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
177 158 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 48.23% 32.71% 32.44%
Number of salaries quoted 144 127 130
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Telecoms
South East

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 18 April 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (37.50%) Electronics
2 14 (35.00%) Software Engineering
3 13 (32.50%) Resource Management
3 13 (32.50%) Military
3 13 (32.50%) E-Commerce
3 13 (32.50%) Firmware
3 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
3 13 (32.50%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (20.00%) Linux
4 8 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 8 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 8 (20.00%) MVNO
4 8 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
5 7 (17.50%) Cisco
6 6 (15.00%) Oracle
6 6 (15.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (15.00%) iPad
6 6 (15.00%) CentOS
7 5 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 5 (12.50%) 4G
7 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
7 5 (12.50%) Perl
7 5 (12.50%) MySQL
7 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (12.50%) Juniper
7 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 5 (12.50%) Internet
8 4 (10.00%) Firewall
8 4 (10.00%) Windows

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (10.00%) Jetty
2 1 (2.50%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) MVNO
2 5 (12.50%) 4G
2 5 (12.50%) Internet
3 4 (10.00%) Firewall
3 4 (10.00%) WAN
3 4 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (7.50%) LAN
5 2 (5.00%) PBX
5 2 (5.00%) VoIP
5 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.00%) TETRA
5 2 (5.00%) Network Security
5 2 (5.00%) Multicast
6 1 (2.50%) FWSM
6 1 (2.50%) HSRP
6 1 (2.50%) VLAN
6 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.50%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.50%) Wireless
6 1 (2.50%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) MySQL
1 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (37.50%) Electronics
2 13 (32.50%) Military
3 4 (10.00%) Games
3 4 (10.00%) Online Betting
3 4 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.50%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Analyst
2 8 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Security Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Portfolio Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Security Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Product Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Technical Design Authority
6 1 (2.50%) Development Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Development Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Principal Security Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Mobile Software Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Network Support
6 1 (2.50%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Security Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (2.50%) Core Animation
2 1 (2.50%) REST
2 1 (2.50%) JSON
2 1 (2.50%) SOAP
2 1 (2.50%) Web Services
2 1 (2.50%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Firmware
1 13 (32.50%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (15.00%) iPad
3 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 4 (10.00%) Online Games
4 4 (10.00%) Social Media
5 1 (2.50%) CESG
5 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Animation
5 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) CentOS
3 4 (10.00%) Windows
3 4 (10.00%) Scientific Linux
3 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.50%) UNIX
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.50%) Android
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (32.50%) Resource Management
2 13 (32.50%) E-Commerce
3 8 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 8 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 8 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 4 (10.00%) Scrum
4 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (10.00%) Product Management
5 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
5 3 (7.50%) Service Management
6 2 (5.00%) Project Management
6 2 (5.00%) Quality Management
6 2 (5.00%) ITIL
6 2 (5.00%) Migration
6 2 (5.00%) Security Management
6 2 (5.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (5.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 5 (12.50%) Perl
2 4 (10.00%) Java
2 4 (10.00%) Ruby
3 2 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.50%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.50%) CCNP
3 3 (7.50%) CISA
3 3 (7.50%) CISM
4 2 (5.00%) CCNA
4 2 (5.00%) Degree
4 2 (5.00%) CRISC
5 1 (2.50%) CEH
5 1 (2.50%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (2.50%) CCIE
5 1 (2.50%) CCSP
5 1 (2.50%) CCDA
5 1 (2.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.50%) BS25999
4 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (2.50%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (5.00%) ProxySG
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) Squid
3 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) ZABBIX
2 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (2.50%) Nessus
2 1 (2.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Cisco
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle
3 5 (12.50%) Juniper
3 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 4 (10.00%) JBoss
5 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.00%) VMware
5 2 (5.00%) Blue Coat
5 2 (5.00%) F5
6 1 (2.50%) Neolane
6 1 (2.50%) ProCurve
6 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.50%) SAP
6 1 (2.50%) HP
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago