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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 72 94 102
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +8
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 206 198 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.68% 3.08% 2.63%
As % of the General category 9.62% 8.00% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 154 163 108
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,700 £22,100 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,200 £55,000
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
2142 2474 2775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.27% 38.47% 39.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1750 1945 2113
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -4 96 £43,000 +7.50% 27
Cheshire +37 72 £21,930 -41.52% 9
Lancashire +7 15 £24,250 -17.79% 1
Merseyside +1 14 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 90 (19.07%) Finance
2 83 (17.58%) Broadband
3 76 (16.10%) SQL
4 71 (15.04%) Microsoft
5 61 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (12.29%) Marketing
7 56 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
8 55 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
9 50 (10.59%) SQL Server
10 49 (10.38%) .NET
10 49 (10.38%) MS Excel
11 48 (10.17%) C#
12 45 (9.53%) Cisco
12 45 (9.53%) Internet
13 42 (8.90%) Degree
14 40 (8.47%) Manufacturing
15 39 (8.26%) Windows
15 39 (8.26%) Linux
16 38 (8.05%) VoIP
16 38 (8.05%) WAN
16 38 (8.05%) Programme Management
16 38 (8.05%) Digital Marketing
17 37 (7.84%) ITIL
18 36 (7.63%) LAN
18 36 (7.63%) SLA
19 35 (7.42%) B2B
19 35 (7.42%) SAP
19 35 (7.42%) Electronics
19 35 (7.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
20 34 (7.20%) Project Management

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 22 (4.66%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.12%) MS Exchange
3 9 (1.91%) SAS
4 7 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.06%) IIS
6 4 (0.85%) Apache
6 4 (0.85%) CMS
7 3 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.64%) nginx
8 2 (0.42%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.42%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.21%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 49 (10.38%) MS Excel
2 27 (5.72%) MS Office
3 7 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.85%) MS Project
4 4 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 35 (7.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.42%) Infor CRM
2 2 (0.42%) Infor M3
2 2 (0.42%) Magento
3 1 (0.21%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.30%) Office 365
2 20 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.64%) SaaS
4 2 (0.42%) AdWords
4 2 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.42%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 83 (17.58%) Broadband
2 45 (9.53%) Internet
3 38 (8.05%) VoIP
3 38 (8.05%) WAN
4 36 (7.63%) LAN
5 31 (6.57%) VPN
6 27 (5.72%) Firewall
7 26 (5.51%) TCP/IP
8 24 (5.08%) DNS
9 21 (4.45%) Unified Communications
10 18 (3.81%) Ethernet
10 18 (3.81%) Wi-Fi
11 16 (3.39%) SAN
12 15 (3.18%) Network Security
13 14 (2.97%) DHCP
13 14 (2.97%) MPLS
13 14 (2.97%) Wireless
14 10 (2.12%) BGP
14 10 (2.12%) OSPF
15 9 (1.91%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (10.59%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.97%) MySQL
3 12 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (1.91%) Big Data
5 9 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.06%) Couchbase
8 3 (0.64%) Electronic Patient Records
8 3 (0.64%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.42%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.42%) Power BI
9 2 (0.42%) Qlik Sense
9 2 (0.42%) QlikView
9 2 (0.42%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (4.24%) JIRA
2 18 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (2.97%) Selenium
3 14 (2.97%) Visual Studio
4 11 (2.33%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.48%) Bugzilla
6 6 (1.27%) SpecFlow
7 5 (1.06%) Subversion
8 4 (0.85%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.85%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.64%) NUnit
9 3 (0.64%) Selenium IDE
9 3 (0.64%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.21%) GitLab
11 1 (0.21%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.21%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (0.21%) MSTest
11 1 (0.21%) QUnit
General
1 90 (19.07%) Finance
2 58 (12.29%) Marketing
3 40 (8.47%) Manufacturing
4 35 (7.42%) Electronics
5 25 (5.30%) Billing
6 18 (3.81%) Banking
6 18 (3.81%) Retail
7 10 (2.12%) Legal
8 8 (1.69%) Aerospace
9 7 (1.48%) Publishing
10 4 (0.85%) Back Office
10 4 (0.85%) Front Office
11 3 (0.64%) Advertising
12 2 (0.42%) Law
12 2 (0.42%) Local Government
12 2 (0.42%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 62 (13.14%) Developer
2 41 (8.69%) Analyst
3 40 (8.47%) Sales Executive
4 29 (6.14%) Technical Support
5 27 (5.72%) Network Engineer
6 25 (5.30%) Software Developer
7 21 (4.45%) Corporate Sales Executive
8 20 (4.24%) .NET Developer
9 18 (3.81%) IT Manager
10 17 (3.60%) C# Developer
11 16 (3.39%) Customer Service Advisor
11 16 (3.39%) Technical Customer Support
12 15 (3.18%) Senior Developer
12 15 (3.18%) Software Engineer
12 15 (3.18%) Support Engineer
13 14 (2.97%) C# .NET Developer
14 13 (2.75%) Architect
15 12 (2.54%) Account Manager
15 12 (2.54%) Infrastructure Manager
15 12 (2.54%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (10.38%) .NET
2 26 (5.51%) ASP.NET
3 20 (4.24%) HTML
4 15 (3.18%) CSS
5 12 (2.54%) .NET Framework
6 10 (2.12%) XML
7 9 (1.91%) HTML5
8 8 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (1.48%) CSS3
10 6 (1.27%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (1.27%) Entity Framework
10 6 (1.27%) Java EE
10 6 (1.27%) LINQ
10 6 (1.27%) SignalR
10 6 (1.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (1.27%) Web Services
11 5 (1.06%) Ajax
11 5 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 5 (1.06%) Dapper ORM
11 5 (1.06%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 55 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (5.93%) Management Information System
3 18 (3.81%) Data Centre
4 17 (3.60%) Computer Science
5 12 (2.54%) Social Media
5 12 (2.54%) Statistics
6 11 (2.33%) Algorithms
7 10 (2.12%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.91%) User Experience
9 8 (1.69%) Credit Risk
9 8 (1.69%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.27%) Replication
11 4 (0.85%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.85%) Handset
11 4 (0.85%) iSeries
11 4 (0.85%) IVR
11 4 (0.85%) Life Science
11 4 (0.85%) STB
12 3 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (0.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 39 (8.26%) Linux
1 39 (8.26%) Windows
2 16 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (3.18%) Unix
3 15 (3.18%) Windows Server
4 14 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.06%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.42%) Android
7 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.42%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.42%) Solaris
8 1 (0.21%) CentOS
8 1 (0.21%) OpenWrt
8 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.21%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.21%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
3 38 (8.05%) Digital Marketing
3 38 (8.05%) Programme Management
4 37 (7.84%) ITIL
5 35 (7.42%) B2B
6 34 (7.20%) Project Management
7 32 (6.78%) Scrum
8 30 (6.36%) Time Management
9 28 (5.93%) Line Management
10 27 (5.72%) CRM
10 27 (5.72%) Disaster Recovery
11 24 (5.08%) Service Delivery
12 23 (4.87%) Software Engineering
13 22 (4.66%) E-Commerce
13 22 (4.66%) Mentoring
14 21 (4.45%) OO
15 19 (4.03%) Information Security
15 19 (4.03%) Stakeholder Management
16 18 (3.81%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 76 (16.10%) SQL
2 48 (10.17%) C#
3 21 (4.45%) PHP
4 20 (4.24%) C
4 20 (4.24%) VB
5 18 (3.81%) JavaScript
6 15 (3.18%) C++
7 13 (2.75%) Java
7 13 (2.75%) Perl
8 11 (2.33%) Python
8 11 (2.33%) T-SQL
9 9 (1.91%) Embedded C
10 7 (1.48%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.06%) PHP 5
12 3 (0.64%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.64%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.42%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.42%) RPG
13 2 (0.42%) Ruby
14 1 (0.21%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 42 (8.90%) Degree
2 29 (6.14%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (4.66%) CCNA
4 20 (4.24%) CCNP
5 12 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (1.91%) ISEB
8 8 (1.69%) JNCIP
8 8 (1.69%) MCSE
9 7 (1.48%) MCITP
10 6 (1.27%) CISSP
10 6 (1.27%) JNCIS
11 5 (1.06%) CISA
11 5 (1.06%) PMI Certification
11 5 (1.06%) PMP
11 5 (1.06%) Security Cleared
12 4 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (0.42%) CCENT
14 2 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.63%) SLA
2 17 (3.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (3.60%) QA
3 11 (2.33%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.91%) ISO22301
5 6 (1.27%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.85%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.21%) JTAG
7 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (5.08%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (1.27%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.27%) vSphere
5 3 (0.64%) Firmware
5 3 (0.64%) NFS
5 3 (0.64%) vCloud
6 2 (0.42%) KVM
6 2 (0.42%) oVirt
6 2 (0.42%) Postfix
6 2 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.42%) Xen
7 1 (0.21%) iptables
Systems Management
1 9 (1.91%) Nagios
1 9 (1.91%) Puppet
1 9 (1.91%) SCOM
2 8 (1.69%) cPanel
2 8 (1.69%) Plesk
2 8 (1.69%) RANCID
2 8 (1.69%) SCCM
3 6 (1.27%) Cacti
4 5 (1.06%) OpenNMS
5 3 (0.64%) vRealize
6 2 (0.42%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.21%) Ansible
7 1 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.21%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.21%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.21%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.21%) MobiControl
7 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.21%) SmokePing
7 1 (0.21%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 71 (15.04%) Microsoft
2 45 (9.53%) Cisco
3 35 (7.42%) SAP
4 29 (6.14%) VMware
5 21 (4.45%) Juniper
6 17 (3.60%) Avaya
7 11 (2.33%) Dell
8 10 (2.12%) Ericsson
8 10 (2.12%) Mitel
9 8 (1.69%) HP
10 6 (1.27%) F5
10 6 (1.27%) Google
10 6 (1.27%) Huawei
10 6 (1.27%) SonicWALL
10 6 (1.27%) Sophos
11 5 (1.06%) Brocade
11 5 (1.06%) Foundry
11 5 (1.06%) ZyXEL
12 4 (0.85%) Citrix
12 4 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
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