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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 18 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 11 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 6.47% 3.93% 6.23%
As % of the General category 16.67% 10.09% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 14
Average salary £33,000 £52,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% -19.23%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
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
66 109 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 38.82% 38.93% 50.41%
Number of salaries quoted 63 57 151
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £37,200 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 30 April 2016.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 5 (35.71%) SDH
1 5 (35.71%) Ethernet
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) DWDM
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Huawei
2 4 (28.57%) Fault Management
2 4 (28.57%) Network Management
2 4 (28.57%) Ciena
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (21.43%) Logistics
3 3 (21.43%) LAN
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) WAN
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 2 (14.29%) DHCP
4 2 (14.29%) VPN
4 2 (14.29%) VoIP
4 2 (14.29%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 2 (14.29%) CCNP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Ethernet
1 5 (35.71%) SDH
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) DWDM
3 3 (21.43%) LAN
3 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) WAN
4 2 (14.29%) BIG-IP
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (14.29%) DHCP
4 2 (14.29%) Firewall
4 2 (14.29%) Internet
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security
4 2 (14.29%) SSL
4 2 (14.29%) VoIP
4 2 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (7.14%) BGP
5 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
5 1 (7.14%) MPLS
5 1 (7.14%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
1 4 (28.57%) NOC Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) IT Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) IT Support
2 3 (21.43%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Digital Developer
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Java E-Commerce Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Report Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Java EE
1 2 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) IVR
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Fault Management
1 4 (28.57%) Network Management
2 3 (21.43%) Logistics
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCNA
1 2 (14.29%) CCNP
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 2 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Ciena
1 4 (28.57%) Huawei
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) TIBCO
3 2 (14.29%) VMware