The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 57 79 110
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +31
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 251 215 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.44% 3.35% 2.43%
As % of the General category 10.88% 8.58% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 188 155 89
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £23,800 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,550 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
Telecoms
England

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

General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2308 2506 2648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.80% 39.00% 37.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1863 1887 1970
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Telecoms
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in the North West

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the North West region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in the North West

Telecoms
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the North West region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -17 106 £40,500 +1.25% 33
Cheshire +59 104 £23,750 -50.00% 19
Lancashire -15 16 £24,250 -19.16% 1
Merseyside +7 11 £35,000 -33.01% 2
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 83 (17.74%) Broadband
2 76 (16.24%) Finance
3 74 (15.81%) Microsoft
4 67 (14.32%) SQL
5 64 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
6 60 (12.82%) .NET
7 59 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
8 55 (11.75%) Marketing
9 54 (11.54%) C#
10 52 (11.11%) SQL Server
11 50 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
12 49 (10.47%) MS Excel
13 45 (9.62%) Internet
14 43 (9.19%) SLA
15 42 (8.97%) ITIL
15 42 (8.97%) Windows
16 41 (8.76%) LAN
17 40 (8.55%) Cisco
17 40 (8.55%) Degree
18 39 (8.33%) WAN
18 39 (8.33%) CRM
19 37 (7.91%) TCP/IP
20 36 (7.69%) Project Management
20 36 (7.69%) Firewall
21 34 (7.26%) Manufacturing
21 34 (7.26%) Management Information System
22 33 (7.05%) VoIP
22 33 (7.05%) Digital Marketing
23 32 (6.84%) B2B
24 31 (6.62%) Scrum

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.14%) SAS
3 9 (1.92%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.07%) CMS
5 4 (0.85%) Apache
5 4 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.64%) IBM Notes
6 3 (0.64%) IIS
6 3 (0.64%) nginx
7 2 (0.43%) Node.js
7 2 (0.43%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.21%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 49 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 26 (5.56%) MS Office
3 9 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.64%) Adobe Captivate
6 2 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 29 (6.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.43%) Magento
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.21%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.13%) Office 365
2 21 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.85%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.43%) SaaS
4 2 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.21%) AdWords
5 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 83 (17.74%) Broadband
2 45 (9.62%) Internet
3 41 (8.76%) LAN
4 39 (8.33%) WAN
5 37 (7.91%) TCP/IP
6 36 (7.69%) Firewall
7 33 (7.05%) VoIP
8 30 (6.41%) VPN
9 28 (5.98%) Wireless
10 22 (4.70%) Unified Communications
11 18 (3.85%) DNS
12 16 (3.42%) SAN
13 15 (3.21%) DHCP
13 15 (3.21%) Ethernet
13 15 (3.21%) MPLS
14 14 (2.99%) ADSL
15 13 (2.78%) SMS
16 11 (2.35%) Network Security
16 11 (2.35%) PBX
17 8 (1.71%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.85%) MySQL
3 11 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.28%) Big Data
7 5 (1.07%) Couchbase
7 5 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.43%) Electronic Patient Records
9 2 (0.43%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.21%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.21%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.21%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.21%) Power BI
10 1 (0.21%) Qlik Sense
10 1 (0.21%) QlikView
10 1 (0.21%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (5.34%) JIRA
2 19 (4.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (3.63%) Visual Studio
4 14 (2.99%) Selenium
5 12 (2.56%) Git (software)
6 11 (2.35%) Subversion
7 7 (1.50%) Bugzilla
7 7 (1.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (1.28%) SpecFlow
9 4 (0.85%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.85%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.64%) NUnit
10 3 (0.64%) Selenium IDE
10 3 (0.64%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.21%) GitLab
11 1 (0.21%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.21%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.21%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (0.21%) MSTest
11 1 (0.21%) QUnit
General
1 76 (16.24%) Finance
2 55 (11.75%) Marketing
3 34 (7.26%) Manufacturing
4 31 (6.62%) Billing
5 29 (6.20%) Electronics
6 17 (3.63%) Legal
7 15 (3.21%) Retail
8 10 (2.14%) Banking
9 5 (1.07%) Publishing
10 4 (0.85%) Back Office
10 4 (0.85%) Front Office
11 2 (0.43%) Advertising
11 2 (0.43%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.43%) Law
11 2 (0.43%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.21%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 62 (13.25%) Developer
2 48 (10.26%) Analyst
3 35 (7.48%) Technical Support
4 33 (7.05%) Sales Executive
5 27 (5.77%) .NET Developer
6 25 (5.34%) Network Engineer
7 24 (5.13%) Software Developer
8 21 (4.49%) C# Developer
9 20 (4.27%) Corporate Sales Executive
10 19 (4.06%) Technical Customer Support
11 18 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
11 18 (3.85%) IT Manager
12 15 (3.21%) Customer Service Advisor
13 14 (2.99%) C# Software Developer
13 14 (2.99%) Consultant
13 14 (2.99%) Senior Developer
14 13 (2.78%) Account Manager
14 13 (2.78%) Service Manager
14 13 (2.78%) Team Leader
15 12 (2.56%) Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (12.82%) .NET
2 29 (6.20%) HTML
3 28 (5.98%) ASP.NET
4 19 (4.06%) .NET Framework
5 17 (3.63%) CSS
6 13 (2.78%) XML
7 9 (1.92%) HTML5
7 9 (1.92%) jQuery
8 8 (1.71%) JSON
9 7 (1.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (1.50%) CSS3
10 6 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (1.28%) Java EE
10 6 (1.28%) LINQ
10 6 (1.28%) SignalR
10 6 (1.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (1.07%) 802.1X
11 5 (1.07%) Ajax
11 5 (1.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 5 (1.07%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 64 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (7.26%) Management Information System
3 17 (3.63%) Social Media
4 15 (3.21%) User Experience
5 11 (2.35%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.14%) Statistics
7 9 (1.92%) Credit Risk
8 7 (1.50%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.50%) Driving Licence
8 7 (1.50%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.28%) Handset
9 6 (1.28%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.07%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.07%) IVR
10 5 (1.07%) Life Science
11 4 (0.85%) STB
12 3 (0.64%) iSeries
12 3 (0.64%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.64%) Replication
12 3 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 42 (8.97%) Windows
2 25 (5.34%) Linux
3 18 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (3.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (3.21%) Unix
6 12 (2.56%) Windows Server
7 9 (1.92%) Android
7 9 (1.92%) Apple iOS
8 8 (1.71%) Windows 7
9 7 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.43%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.43%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.21%) CentOS
11 1 (0.21%) Debian
11 1 (0.21%) OpenWrt
11 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.21%) Solaris
11 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
3 42 (8.97%) ITIL
4 39 (8.33%) CRM
5 36 (7.69%) Project Management
6 33 (7.05%) Digital Marketing
7 32 (6.84%) B2B
8 31 (6.62%) Programme Management
8 31 (6.62%) Scrum
9 29 (6.20%) Time Management
10 28 (5.98%) Disaster Recovery
10 28 (5.98%) Line Management
11 26 (5.56%) Service Delivery
12 25 (5.34%) OO
13 22 (4.70%) E-Commerce
14 21 (4.49%) Mentoring
15 20 (4.27%) Data Analysis
16 19 (4.06%) High Availability
16 19 (4.06%) MVC
17 18 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (14.32%) SQL
2 54 (11.54%) C#
3 25 (5.34%) VB
4 24 (5.13%) PHP
5 20 (4.27%) JavaScript
6 17 (3.63%) Java
7 16 (3.42%) C
8 15 (3.21%) T-SQL
9 10 (2.14%) PHP 5
10 8 (1.71%) C++
11 7 (1.50%) Objective-C
11 7 (1.50%) Perl
12 6 (1.28%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.07%) Python
14 4 (0.85%) VB6
15 3 (0.64%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.43%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.43%) Ruby
17 1 (0.21%) R
17 1 (0.21%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 40 (8.55%) Degree
2 29 (6.20%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (4.91%) CCNA
4 19 (4.06%) CCNP
5 14 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (1.71%) ISEB
7 8 (1.71%) MCSE
8 7 (1.50%) HND
9 6 (1.28%) JNCIP
10 5 (1.07%) CCSA
10 5 (1.07%) Check Point Certification
10 5 (1.07%) JNCIS
10 5 (1.07%) MCITP
10 5 (1.07%) Security Cleared
11 4 (0.85%) CISA
11 4 (0.85%) CISSP
11 4 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.64%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (9.19%) SLA
2 16 (3.42%) QA
3 14 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.28%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.28%) ISO22301
5 4 (0.85%) ISO 14001
5 4 (0.85%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (4.27%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.07%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.64%) Firmware
5 3 (0.64%) Postfix
6 2 (0.43%) KVM
6 2 (0.43%) oVirt
6 2 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.43%) Xen
7 1 (0.21%) iptables
7 1 (0.21%) Varnish
7 1 (0.21%) vSphere
7 1 (0.21%) XenApp
7 1 (0.21%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (1.28%) cPanel
1 6 (1.28%) Plesk
2 3 (0.64%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.43%) Cacti
3 2 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.21%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.21%) Nagios
4 1 (0.21%) SCOM
4 1 (0.21%) SmokePing
4 1 (0.21%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.21%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 74 (15.81%) Microsoft
2 40 (8.55%) Cisco
3 29 (6.20%) SAP
4 26 (5.56%) VMware
5 18 (3.85%) Avaya
6 12 (2.56%) Juniper
7 10 (2.14%) Mitel
8 9 (1.92%) F5
9 7 (1.50%) Google
10 6 (1.28%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.28%) Citrix
10 6 (1.28%) SolarWinds
11 5 (1.07%) Apple
11 5 (1.07%) HP
12 4 (0.85%) Adobe
12 4 (0.85%) Dell
12 4 (0.85%) Ericsson
13 3 (0.64%) CommVault
13 3 (0.64%) NetApp
13 3 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 19 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Car 5k, Travel, Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus on call, bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare, life insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £26,550 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum (depending on experience) + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
MDS
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus, car
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £34,000 per annum plus on call and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Certified training
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10-12.5% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 8 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + 12.5% Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
North West England
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 16 days ago
Northwich
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Car/car allowance, Overtime
Posted: 16 days ago