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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 89 87 109
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +22
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 191 207 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.12% 3.10% 2.44%
As % of the General category 8.38% 8.23% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 155 169 130
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £17,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -
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
2279 2515 2999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.26% 37.62% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1864 1954 2324
Median salary £40,750 £40,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.24% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 -3 118 £40,000 -5.88% 35
Cheshire +29 55 £35,000 -6.66% 14
Merseyside -9 8 £40,000 - 2
Lancashire -7 4 £21,250 -26.72% 2
Cumbria +1 2 £27,500 +75.34% 1
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 87 (20.23%) Finance
2 73 (16.98%) SQL
3 68 (15.81%) Cisco
4 63 (14.65%) Microsoft
5 59 (13.72%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (13.49%) Broadband
7 53 (12.33%) WAN
8 52 (12.09%) Marketing
8 52 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
9 50 (11.63%) Internet
9 50 (11.63%) Firewall
10 48 (11.16%) Degree
11 46 (10.70%) VoIP
11 46 (10.70%) Cisco Certification
11 46 (10.70%) ITIL
12 45 (10.47%) C#
12 45 (10.47%) MS Excel
12 45 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
12 45 (10.47%) Programme Management
13 44 (10.23%) Linux
14 43 (10.00%) Electronics
15 42 (9.77%) Windows
16 41 (9.53%) .NET
16 41 (9.53%) SQL Server
16 41 (9.53%) VPN
17 40 (9.30%) Manufacturing
17 40 (9.30%) DNS
17 40 (9.30%) LAN
18 38 (8.84%) SAP
18 38 (8.84%) Digital Marketing

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 13 (3.02%) MS Exchange
2 8 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (1.86%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.63%) Apache
4 6 (1.40%) nginx
4 6 (1.40%) SAS
5 4 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.93%) IIS
5 4 (0.93%) WordPress
6 3 (0.70%) CMS
7 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.47%) Smallworld
8 1 (0.23%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.23%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 45 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 24 (5.58%) MS Office
3 10 (2.33%) MS Project
4 8 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.93%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.47%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 37 (8.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.70%) Infor CRM
3 2 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.47%) Infor M3
3 2 (0.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.09%) Office 365
3 6 (1.40%) SaaS
4 5 (1.16%) AdWords
5 3 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.70%) IaaS
5 3 (0.70%) PaaS
6 2 (0.47%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.47%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.23%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 58 (13.49%) Broadband
2 53 (12.33%) WAN
3 50 (11.63%) Firewall
3 50 (11.63%) Internet
4 46 (10.70%) VoIP
5 41 (9.53%) VPN
6 40 (9.30%) DNS
6 40 (9.30%) LAN
7 29 (6.74%) Ethernet
8 27 (6.28%) TCP/IP
8 27 (6.28%) Wi-Fi
9 23 (5.35%) BGP
9 23 (5.35%) Wireless
10 22 (5.12%) OSPF
11 21 (4.88%) MPLS
11 21 (4.88%) Unified Communications
12 19 (4.42%) DHCP
13 17 (3.95%) VLAN
14 16 (3.72%) TACACS
15 14 (3.26%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (9.53%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.35%) MySQL
3 10 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (2.09%) Big Data
4 9 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.16%) Couchbase
8 4 (0.93%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.70%) GIS
9 3 (0.70%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.47%) Electronic Patient Records
10 2 (0.47%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.23%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.23%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.23%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.23%) Power BI
11 1 (0.23%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 24 (5.58%) JIRA
2 22 (5.12%) Git (software)
3 18 (4.19%) Visual Studio
4 10 (2.33%) Selenium
4 10 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (2.09%) Subversion
6 6 (1.40%) SpecFlow
7 5 (1.16%) Bugzilla
8 4 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (0.93%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.70%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.70%) NUnit
10 2 (0.47%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.23%) GitLab
11 1 (0.23%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.23%) MSTest
11 1 (0.23%) Selenium IDE
11 1 (0.23%) WebDriver
General
1 87 (20.23%) Finance
2 52 (12.09%) Marketing
3 43 (10.00%) Electronics
4 40 (9.30%) Manufacturing
5 27 (6.28%) Billing
6 23 (5.35%) Banking
7 22 (5.12%) Retail
8 10 (2.33%) Aerospace
9 8 (1.86%) Legal
10 7 (1.63%) Advertising
11 6 (1.40%) Publishing
12 2 (0.47%) Law
12 2 (0.47%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 69 (16.05%) Developer
2 44 (10.23%) Analyst
3 41 (9.53%) Network Engineer
4 29 (6.74%) Sales Executive
5 27 (6.28%) .NET Developer
6 24 (5.58%) Software Developer
7 23 (5.35%) C# Developer
8 20 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
8 20 (4.65%) Senior Developer
9 17 (3.95%) IT Manager
9 17 (3.95%) Technical Support
10 16 (3.72%) Architect
11 15 (3.49%) Support Engineer
12 14 (3.26%) Corporate Sales Executive
13 13 (3.02%) Business Analyst
13 13 (3.02%) Cisco Engineer
13 13 (3.02%) Project Manager
14 12 (2.79%) Account Manager
14 12 (2.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
15 11 (2.56%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (9.53%) .NET
2 31 (7.21%) ASP.NET
3 22 (5.12%) HTML
4 19 (4.42%) CSS
5 16 (3.72%) .NET Framework
6 11 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (2.56%) HTML5
7 8 (1.86%) XML
8 7 (1.63%) CSS3
8 7 (1.63%) jQuery
9 6 (1.40%) Ajax
9 6 (1.40%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (1.40%) Entity Framework
9 6 (1.40%) LINQ
9 6 (1.40%) SignalR
9 6 (1.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (1.40%) WPF
10 5 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 5 (1.16%) LAMP
10 5 (1.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 52 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (7.67%) Data Centre
3 20 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.42%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.26%) Mobile App
6 12 (2.79%) Statistics
7 8 (1.86%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.63%) iSeries
8 7 (1.63%) Social Media
9 6 (1.40%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.40%) Credit Risk
9 6 (1.40%) IVR
9 6 (1.40%) Replication
10 4 (0.93%) Augmented Reality
10 4 (0.93%) PKI
10 4 (0.93%) User Experience
10 4 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.70%) Clustering
11 3 (0.70%) Handset
11 3 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (10.23%) Linux
2 42 (9.77%) Windows
3 24 (5.58%) Windows Server
4 17 (3.95%) Unix
5 12 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.86%) Android
7 8 (1.86%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.16%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.93%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.47%) Solaris
10 2 (0.47%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.23%) CentOS
11 1 (0.23%) OpenWrt
11 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.23%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.23%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (13.72%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (10.70%) ITIL
3 45 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
3 45 (10.47%) Programme Management
4 38 (8.84%) Digital Marketing
5 29 (6.74%) Configuration Management
5 29 (6.74%) Project Management
6 28 (6.51%) Network Management
7 25 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 23 (5.35%) B2B
8 23 (5.35%) MVC
8 23 (5.35%) Service Delivery
9 20 (4.65%) CRM
9 20 (4.65%) Software Engineering
10 19 (4.42%) E-Commerce
10 19 (4.42%) Mentoring
10 19 (4.42%) PRINCE2
11 17 (3.95%) Analytics
11 17 (3.95%) Scrum
12 16 (3.72%) OO
Programming Languages
1 73 (16.98%) SQL
2 45 (10.47%) C#
3 35 (8.14%) PHP
4 22 (5.12%) JavaScript
5 19 (4.42%) Python
6 17 (3.95%) Java
7 15 (3.49%) C
7 15 (3.49%) Perl
8 11 (2.56%) Embedded C
9 10 (2.33%) C++
10 9 (2.09%) PHP 5
11 7 (1.63%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.40%) VB
13 5 (1.16%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.93%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.70%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.70%) Ruby
16 2 (0.47%) MATLAB
17 1 (0.23%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 48 (11.16%) Degree
2 46 (10.70%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (8.37%) CCNP
4 29 (6.74%) CCNA
5 11 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (2.56%) JNCIP
6 10 (2.33%) ISEB
7 9 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (1.63%) CISSP
8 7 (1.63%) PMI Certification
8 7 (1.63%) PMP
9 6 (1.40%) CISA
9 6 (1.40%) MCITP
9 6 (1.40%) MCSE
10 5 (1.16%) JNCIS
10 5 (1.16%) Security Cleared
11 4 (0.93%) JNCIA
11 4 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.81%) SLA
2 19 (4.42%) PCI DSS
3 14 (3.26%) QA
4 13 (3.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.16%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.23%) JTAG
System Software
1 33 (7.67%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.33%) vSphere
4 7 (1.63%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.16%) vCloud
6 3 (0.70%) NFS
6 3 (0.70%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.47%) Firmware
7 2 (0.47%) KVM
7 2 (0.47%) oVirt
7 2 (0.47%) Postfix
7 2 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.47%) Xen
8 1 (0.23%) iptables
Systems Management
1 21 (4.88%) Puppet
2 20 (4.65%) Nagios
3 17 (3.95%) SCCM
4 16 (3.72%) OpenNMS
4 16 (3.72%) RANCID
5 12 (2.79%) SCOM
6 10 (2.33%) Cacti
7 8 (1.86%) Cisco CUCM
8 7 (1.63%) Cisco Prime
9 5 (1.16%) vRealize
10 4 (0.93%) Ansible
10 4 (0.93%) HAProxy
10 4 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (0.70%) cPanel
11 3 (0.70%) Plesk
12 2 (0.47%) Cisco UCCX
12 2 (0.47%) FortiGate
13 1 (0.23%) MobiControl
13 1 (0.23%) SmokePing
13 1 (0.23%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 68 (15.81%) Cisco
2 63 (14.65%) Microsoft
3 38 (8.84%) SAP
4 36 (8.37%) Juniper
5 33 (7.67%) VMware
6 28 (6.51%) Ericsson
7 20 (4.65%) Avaya
7 20 (4.65%) Brocade
7 20 (4.65%) Foundry
8 18 (4.19%) Huawei
9 16 (3.72%) ZyXEL
10 12 (2.79%) HP
11 11 (2.56%) Dell
11 11 (2.56%) Mitel
12 9 (2.09%) Google
13 6 (1.40%) Apple
13 6 (1.40%) Citrix
13 6 (1.40%) SonicWALL
13 6 (1.40%) Sophos
13 6 (1.40%) Twitter
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