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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 85 93 105
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 203 203 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.24% 3.00% 2.44%
As % of the General category 8.90% 8.23% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 167 176 139
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,050 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -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
2280 2466 3067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.40% 36.44% 41.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1859 1920 2479
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
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 September 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 September 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 +9 127 £40,000 -5.88% 39
Cheshire +32 52 £35,000 - 19
Lancashire -9 9 £20,000 -33.33% 8
Merseyside -10 7 £42,500 +8.97% 7
Cumbria +12 3 £27,500 -8.33% 9
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 80 (19.18%) Cisco
2 79 (18.94%) Finance
3 71 (17.03%) SQL
4 61 (14.63%) WAN
5 58 (13.91%) Cisco Certification
5 58 (13.91%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (13.43%) Microsoft
7 53 (12.71%) Internet
7 53 (12.71%) Firewall
8 51 (12.23%) Degree
9 49 (11.75%) Broadband
10 48 (11.51%) Marketing
11 47 (11.27%) Linux
12 46 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
13 45 (10.79%) Windows
13 45 (10.79%) CCNP
13 45 (10.79%) VoIP
14 43 (10.31%) DNS
14 43 (10.31%) Juniper
14 43 (10.31%) MS Excel
15 42 (10.07%) LAN
15 42 (10.07%) Programme Management
16 41 (9.83%) Manufacturing
16 41 (9.83%) VPN
17 40 (9.59%) ITIL
17 40 (9.59%) Electronics
18 39 (9.35%) C#
19 37 (8.87%) PHP
19 37 (8.87%) Data Centre
20 36 (8.63%) SQL Server

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 9 (2.16%) MS Exchange
2 7 (1.68%) Apache
3 6 (1.44%) SAS
4 5 (1.20%) IIS
4 5 (1.20%) nginx
5 4 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (0.96%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.96%) Smallworld
5 4 (0.96%) WordPress
6 2 (0.48%) CMS
7 1 (0.24%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.24%) Confluence
7 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 43 (10.31%) MS Excel
2 21 (5.04%) MS Office
3 10 (2.40%) MS Project
4 5 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.96%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.72%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.24%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 33 (7.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.72%) Infor CRM
3 2 (0.48%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.84%) SaaS
2 11 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.68%) Office 365
4 6 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.96%) AdWords
5 4 (0.96%) IaaS
5 4 (0.96%) PaaS
6 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.48%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.24%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.24%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 61 (14.63%) WAN
2 53 (12.71%) Firewall
2 53 (12.71%) Internet
3 49 (11.75%) Broadband
4 45 (10.79%) VoIP
5 43 (10.31%) DNS
6 42 (10.07%) LAN
7 41 (9.83%) VPN
8 32 (7.67%) Ethernet
9 30 (7.19%) TCP/IP
10 29 (6.95%) Wi-Fi
10 29 (6.95%) Wireless
11 27 (6.47%) BGP
11 27 (6.47%) Unified Communications
12 26 (6.24%) OSPF
13 22 (5.28%) MPLS
14 20 (4.80%) TACACS
14 20 (4.80%) VLAN
15 19 (4.56%) DHCP
16 14 (3.36%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (8.63%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.00%) MySQL
3 7 (1.68%) Big Data
4 5 (1.20%) GIS
4 5 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.96%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.96%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.48%) Couchbase
6 2 (0.48%) Electronic Patient Records
6 2 (0.48%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.48%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.24%) DB2
7 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.24%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 26 (6.24%) Git (software)
2 24 (5.76%) JIRA
3 11 (2.64%) Subversion
4 9 (2.16%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (1.44%) Selenium
6 5 (1.20%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.96%) Bugzilla
7 4 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.48%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.48%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.48%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.24%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.24%) EasyMock
9 1 (0.24%) Gatling
9 1 (0.24%) GitLab
9 1 (0.24%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.24%) JUnit
9 1 (0.24%) NUnit
General
1 79 (18.94%) Finance
2 48 (11.51%) Marketing
3 41 (9.83%) Manufacturing
4 40 (9.59%) Electronics
5 27 (6.47%) Billing
6 26 (6.24%) Banking
7 23 (5.52%) Retail
8 11 (2.64%) Legal
9 10 (2.40%) Aerospace
10 6 (1.44%) Advertising
11 4 (0.96%) Music Industry
12 3 (0.72%) Publishing
13 1 (0.24%) Back Office
13 1 (0.24%) Local Government
13 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 63 (15.11%) Developer
2 49 (11.75%) Network Engineer
3 47 (11.27%) Analyst
4 27 (6.47%) Sales Executive
5 25 (6.00%) Software Developer
6 24 (5.76%) .NET Developer
7 20 (4.80%) C# Developer
8 19 (4.56%) Support Engineer
9 18 (4.32%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (3.84%) Architect
10 16 (3.84%) Cisco Engineer
10 16 (3.84%) Senior Developer
11 15 (3.60%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 15 (3.60%) Telecoms Manager
12 13 (3.12%) ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (3.12%) Business Analyst
12 13 (3.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (3.12%) Network Analyst
12 13 (3.12%) Senior Network Engineer
13 12 (2.88%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (7.67%) .NET
2 25 (6.00%) ASP.NET
3 19 (4.56%) HTML
4 17 (4.08%) CSS
5 15 (3.60%) .NET Framework
6 9 (2.16%) jQuery
6 9 (2.16%) Web Services
7 8 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (1.68%) HTML5
9 6 (1.44%) XML
9 6 (1.44%) Zend Framework
10 5 (1.20%) Ajax
10 5 (1.20%) REST
10 5 (1.20%) SOAP
11 4 (0.96%) 802.1X
11 4 (0.96%) AngularJS
11 4 (0.96%) LAMP
11 4 (0.96%) WF
11 4 (0.96%) WPF
12 3 (0.72%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 46 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (8.87%) Data Centre
3 19 (4.56%) Computer Science
4 17 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 14 (3.36%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.92%) iSeries
7 6 (1.44%) Credit Risk
7 6 (1.44%) Mathematics
7 6 (1.44%) Social Media
7 6 (1.44%) Statistics
8 5 (1.20%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.20%) IVR
9 4 (0.96%) Augmented Reality
9 4 (0.96%) PKI
10 3 (0.72%) 3D Graphics
10 3 (0.72%) Clustering
10 3 (0.72%) NHS
10 3 (0.72%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (0.72%) Replication
10 3 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 47 (11.27%) Linux
2 45 (10.79%) Windows
3 22 (5.28%) Windows Server
4 20 (4.80%) Unix
5 13 (3.12%) Apple iOS
6 11 (2.64%) Android
7 7 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.44%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.96%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.48%) Solaris
10 2 (0.48%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.24%) AIX
11 1 (0.24%) CentOS
11 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.24%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.24%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (13.91%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (10.07%) Programme Management
3 40 (9.59%) ITIL
4 35 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (8.39%) Network Management
5 33 (7.91%) Digital Marketing
6 30 (7.19%) Configuration Management
7 23 (5.52%) Software Engineering
8 21 (5.04%) B2B
8 21 (5.04%) Disaster Recovery
8 21 (5.04%) Mentoring
9 20 (4.80%) Project Management
10 18 (4.32%) Cybersecurity
10 18 (4.32%) High Availability
10 18 (4.32%) MVC
11 17 (4.08%) CRM
11 17 (4.08%) E-Commerce
11 17 (4.08%) PRINCE2
11 17 (4.08%) Service Delivery
12 16 (3.84%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 71 (17.03%) SQL
2 39 (9.35%) C#
3 37 (8.87%) PHP
4 22 (5.28%) Python
5 21 (5.04%) Java
6 20 (4.80%) JavaScript
7 17 (4.08%) C
8 16 (3.84%) Perl
9 11 (2.64%) C++
9 11 (2.64%) Embedded C
9 11 (2.64%) PHP 5
10 5 (1.20%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.20%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.96%) Ruby
11 4 (0.96%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.72%) Apple Swift
12 3 (0.72%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.72%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.48%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (13.91%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (12.23%) Degree
3 45 (10.79%) CCNP
4 34 (8.15%) CCNA
5 13 (3.12%) ISEB
6 11 (2.64%) JNCIP
7 8 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (1.92%) PMI Certification
7 8 (1.92%) PMP
7 8 (1.92%) Security Cleared
8 7 (1.68%) CISSP
8 7 (1.68%) JNCIA
9 6 (1.44%) CISA
9 6 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (1.20%) CCIE
10 5 (1.20%) DV Cleared
10 5 (1.20%) MCSE
10 5 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.96%) MCSA
11 4 (0.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.04%) PCI DSS
2 18 (4.32%) SLA
3 10 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.44%) QA
5 5 (1.20%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.24%) JTAG
System Software
1 32 (7.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.16%) vSphere
4 7 (1.68%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.20%) vCloud
6 3 (0.72%) NFS
6 3 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.48%) Firmware
7 2 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.24%) iptables
8 1 (0.24%) KVM
8 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.24%) oVirt
8 1 (0.24%) Postfix
8 1 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (5.76%) Nagios
2 23 (5.52%) Puppet
3 20 (4.80%) OpenNMS
3 20 (4.80%) SCCM
4 18 (4.32%) RANCID
5 12 (2.88%) SCOM
6 11 (2.64%) Cisco CUCM
7 10 (2.40%) Cacti
7 10 (2.40%) Cisco Prime
8 5 (1.20%) vRealize
9 4 (0.96%) Ansible
9 4 (0.96%) HAProxy
9 4 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.96%) PowerCLI
10 2 (0.48%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (0.48%) cPanel
10 2 (0.48%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.48%) Plesk
11 1 (0.24%) Cisco UCCE
11 1 (0.24%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 80 (19.18%) Cisco
2 56 (13.43%) Microsoft
3 43 (10.31%) Juniper
4 35 (8.39%) SAP
5 32 (7.67%) Ericsson
6 27 (6.47%) Brocade
6 27 (6.47%) Foundry
7 26 (6.24%) VMware
8 21 (5.04%) Huawei
9 20 (4.80%) ZyXEL
10 15 (3.60%) Avaya
11 9 (2.16%) HP
11 9 (2.16%) Mitel
12 8 (1.92%) Dell
13 7 (1.68%) Adobe
13 7 (1.68%) F5
13 7 (1.68%) Google
13 7 (1.68%) Redback
13 7 (1.68%) Riverbed
14 6 (1.44%) Zend
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