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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
England / North West
Rank 101 55 82
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +27
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 176 249 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.94% 4.39% 3.28%
As % of the General category 8.22% 10.83% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 140 212 153
Median salary £42,500 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £17,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,388 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,596 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%

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
2142 2299 2787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 35.83% 40.53% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1660 1863 2245
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +17 110 £40,000 +14.28% 43
Cheshire -44 35 £42,500 +70.00% 21
Lancashire +3 14 £36,000 +35.84% 9
Merseyside +7 13 £45,000 +28.57% 7
Cumbria +8 1 £42,500 +41.66% 8
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 94 (24.04%) Cisco
2 86 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (20.20%) Finance
4 74 (18.93%) Cisco Certification
5 68 (17.39%) Marketing
6 63 (16.11%) CCNP
7 57 (14.58%) Manufacturing
8 56 (14.32%) SQL
9 55 (14.07%) Internet
9 55 (14.07%) Firewall
10 54 (13.81%) Windows
11 52 (13.30%) ITIL
11 52 (13.30%) Programme Management
12 51 (13.04%) SQL Server
13 50 (12.79%) Degree
14 47 (12.02%) WAN
15 46 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
16 44 (11.25%) Electronics
17 42 (10.74%) SAP
18 41 (10.49%) Digital Marketing
18 41 (10.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
19 40 (10.23%) LAN
20 39 (9.97%) CCNA
21 38 (9.72%) SLA
22 37 (9.46%) C#
23 36 (9.21%) .NET
23 36 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
24 35 (8.95%) Linux
24 35 (8.95%) Microsoft
24 35 (8.95%) Service Delivery

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 7 (1.79%) SAS
2 6 (1.53%) Apache Spark
2 6 (1.53%) MS Exchange
2 6 (1.53%) Smallworld
3 5 (1.28%) Apache
3 5 (1.28%) Confluence
4 4 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (0.77%) CMS
5 3 (0.77%) IIS
5 3 (0.77%) Liferay
5 3 (0.77%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.77%) WordPress
6 2 (0.51%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.51%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 33 (8.44%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.32%) MS Office
3 6 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.02%) MS Project
5 3 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.77%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.51%) InDesign
6 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.51%) Open Workbench
6 2 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.26%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.26%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 41 (10.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.79%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.39%) SaaS
2 10 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.79%) PaaS
5 5 (1.28%) IaaS
6 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.26%) iTunes
6 1 (0.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (14.07%) Firewall
1 55 (14.07%) Internet
2 47 (12.02%) WAN
3 40 (10.23%) LAN
4 31 (7.93%) Wireless
5 30 (7.67%) Unified Communications
6 27 (6.91%) Broadband
7 23 (5.88%) VoIP
8 22 (5.63%) Ethernet
9 20 (5.12%) BGP
9 20 (5.12%) VPN
10 18 (4.60%) DNS
11 16 (4.09%) TCP/IP
12 15 (3.84%) Cisco Wireless
12 15 (3.84%) MPLS
12 15 (3.84%) SSL
13 14 (3.58%) TACACS
14 12 (3.07%) Wi-Fi
15 10 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
16 9 (2.30%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.88%) MySQL
3 13 (3.32%) Big Data
4 9 (2.30%) Hadoop
5 8 (2.05%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.05%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (1.79%) GIS
7 5 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.77%) Power BI
9 2 (0.51%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.51%) Impala
9 2 (0.51%) Neo4j
9 2 (0.51%) OrientDB
9 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.51%) Sqoop
10 1 (0.26%) DB2
10 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (6.91%) JIRA
2 20 (5.12%) Git (software)
3 15 (3.84%) Subversion
4 12 (3.07%) Jenkins
5 11 (2.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (2.30%) Selenium
7 7 (1.79%) JUnit
8 5 (1.28%) Moq
8 5 (1.28%) MSTest
8 5 (1.28%) NUnit
8 5 (1.28%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.02%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.02%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.77%) JBehave
10 3 (0.77%) Maven
10 3 (0.77%) Mockito
10 3 (0.77%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.51%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (0.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 79 (20.20%) Finance
2 68 (17.39%) Marketing
3 57 (14.58%) Manufacturing
4 44 (11.25%) Electronics
5 27 (6.91%) Banking
6 25 (6.39%) Retail
7 19 (4.86%) Legal
8 6 (1.53%) Billing
9 5 (1.28%) Music Industry
10 4 (1.02%) Advertising
11 3 (0.77%) Military
12 2 (0.51%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.26%) Avionics
13 1 (0.26%) Back Office
13 1 (0.26%) Games
13 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 61 (15.60%) Analyst
1 61 (15.60%) Developer
2 47 (12.02%) Network Engineer
3 29 (7.42%) .NET Developer
4 28 (7.16%) Support Engineer
5 22 (5.63%) Business Analyst
6 20 (5.12%) C# Developer
7 17 (4.35%) Network Analyst
7 17 (4.35%) Telecoms Manager
8 16 (4.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (4.09%) IT Support
9 15 (3.84%) IT Engineer
9 15 (3.84%) Network Manager
9 15 (3.84%) Senior Developer
10 14 (3.58%) ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (3.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (3.58%) Cisco Engineer
10 14 (3.58%) IT Support Engineer
11 13 (3.32%) C# Software Developer
11 13 (3.32%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (9.21%) .NET
2 24 (6.14%) ASP.NET
3 23 (5.88%) HTML
4 21 (5.37%) CSS
5 15 (3.84%) .NET Framework
5 15 (3.84%) Web Services
6 14 (3.58%) jQuery
7 12 (3.07%) Ajax
7 12 (3.07%) SOAP
8 8 (2.05%) AngularJS
8 8 (2.05%) CSS3
8 8 (2.05%) REST
9 7 (1.79%) HTML5
9 7 (1.79%) WCF
9 7 (1.79%) WPF
10 6 (1.53%) WinForms
11 5 (1.28%) Castle Windsor
11 5 (1.28%) Java EE
11 5 (1.28%) JSF
11 5 (1.28%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.09%) Computer Science
3 15 (3.84%) Data Centre
4 12 (3.07%) Cyberthreat
4 12 (3.07%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.30%) User Experience
6 8 (2.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 7 (1.79%) Virtual Team
8 6 (1.53%) iSeries
9 5 (1.28%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.02%) CCTV
11 3 (0.77%) Blog
11 3 (0.77%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.77%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.77%) Handset
11 3 (0.77%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.77%) Social Media
11 3 (0.77%) Wiki
12 2 (0.51%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.51%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 54 (13.81%) Windows
2 35 (8.95%) Linux
3 19 (4.86%) Unix
4 14 (3.58%) Apple iOS
5 12 (3.07%) Windows Server
6 10 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (2.05%) Android
9 5 (1.28%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.51%) AIX
11 1 (0.26%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.26%) Solaris
11 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (13.30%) ITIL
2 52 (13.30%) Programme Management
3 46 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 41 (10.49%) Digital Marketing
5 35 (8.95%) Service Delivery
6 32 (8.18%) Project Management
7 31 (7.93%) Network Management
8 28 (7.16%) Scrum
9 27 (6.91%) Change Management
10 25 (6.39%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (5.88%) TDD
12 22 (5.63%) Service Management
13 21 (5.37%) B2B
13 21 (5.37%) User Acceptance Testing
14 20 (5.12%) Business Continuity
14 20 (5.12%) Configuration Management
15 19 (4.86%) Presales
15 19 (4.86%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 56 (14.32%) SQL
2 37 (9.46%) C#
3 30 (7.67%) Java
4 22 (5.63%) PHP
5 19 (4.86%) JavaScript
6 18 (4.60%) C
7 14 (3.58%) Python
8 13 (3.32%) PHP 5
9 11 (2.81%) C++
10 9 (2.30%) VB.NET
11 8 (2.05%) Ruby
12 6 (1.53%) Apple Swift
12 6 (1.53%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.28%) VB
14 4 (1.02%) Perl
14 4 (1.02%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.51%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.51%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.51%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.51%) XAML
Qualifications
1 74 (18.93%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (16.11%) CCNP
3 50 (12.79%) Degree
4 39 (9.97%) CCNA
5 34 (8.70%) Security Cleared
6 20 (5.12%) ISEB
7 17 (4.35%) DV Cleared
8 11 (2.81%) CISM
8 11 (2.81%) CISSP
9 10 (2.56%) ISTQB
9 10 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (2.56%) JNCIP
10 9 (2.30%) BC Cleared
10 9 (2.30%) JNCIA
11 7 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (1.79%) PMP
12 6 (1.53%) MCP
13 5 (1.28%) CCIE
13 5 (1.28%) PMI Certification
13 5 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.72%) SLA
2 34 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (5.37%) PCI DSS
4 16 (4.09%) ISO 9001
5 12 (3.07%) ISO 14001
5 12 (3.07%) QA
6 2 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (6.65%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (1.02%) vSphere
6 3 (0.77%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.51%) Docker
7 2 (0.51%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.26%) Firmware
8 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (4.60%) Puppet
1 18 (4.60%) SCCM
2 16 (4.09%) Cisco CUCM
3 15 (3.84%) Cisco Prime
4 12 (3.07%) Nagios
4 12 (3.07%) OpenNMS
5 10 (2.56%) RANCID
6 8 (2.05%) Cacti
7 4 (1.02%) Cisco UCCE
7 4 (1.02%) SCOM
8 3 (0.77%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (0.51%) Ansible
9 2 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.51%) Packer
10 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.26%) Mesos
10 1 (0.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 94 (24.04%) Cisco
2 42 (10.74%) SAP
3 35 (8.95%) Microsoft
4 28 (7.16%) Juniper
5 26 (6.65%) Ericsson
6 19 (4.86%) VMware
7 15 (3.84%) Huawei
8 12 (3.07%) Oracle
9 10 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (2.30%) BroadSoft
10 9 (2.30%) Brocade
10 9 (2.30%) Foundry
11 8 (2.05%) GENBAND
12 7 (1.79%) Avaya
12 7 (1.79%) Mitel
12 7 (1.79%) Riverbed
13 6 (1.53%) Adobe
13 6 (1.53%) F5
13 6 (1.53%) Nortel
14 5 (1.28%) Redback
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Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £58000 - £72000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + listed benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £32k DOE + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Frazer John Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits £75,000 OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + training programme
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northwich
IQ Telecom
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £54000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 (plus competitive package)
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Rochdale, Lancashire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitive salary & Excellent benef
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Knutsford
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Salary: £12000 - £17000 per annum
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