The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 59 50 41
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.25% 2.36% 3.64%
As % of the General category 1.18% 8.02% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 16
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
Telecoms
Tyne and Wear

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

General Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
85 162 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 21.41% 29.45% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 74 109 100
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £84,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) PABX
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) LESS
3 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (25.00%) PABX
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Product Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Product Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) Sass
1 1 (25.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint