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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
England / North West
Rank 85 71 91
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 199 193 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.37% 3.55% 2.93%
As % of the General category 9.60% 9.03% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 159 164 142
Median salary £40,000 £30,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.08% -27.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -

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
2072 2138 2800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 35.09% 39.29% 41.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1591 1768 2360
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +29 123 £40,000 +10.34% 32
Cheshire -17 43 £37,500 +50.00% 21
Lancashire +7 19 £40,750 +35.83% 9
Merseyside -21 11 £48,750 +14.70% 5
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 99 (23.74%) Cisco
2 87 (20.86%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (18.94%) Cisco Certification
4 72 (17.27%) Finance
5 65 (15.59%) CCNP
6 64 (15.35%) Marketing
7 63 (15.11%) SQL
8 62 (14.87%) Internet
9 60 (14.39%) Firewall
10 56 (13.43%) WAN
10 56 (13.43%) Windows
11 55 (13.19%) ITIL
12 53 (12.71%) SQL Server
13 52 (12.47%) Programme Management
14 51 (12.23%) Manufacturing
15 46 (11.03%) Microsoft
16 43 (10.31%) Electronics
17 42 (10.07%) LAN
17 42 (10.07%) MS Excel
17 42 (10.07%) Degree
18 41 (9.83%) .NET
18 41 (9.83%) CCNA
18 41 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
19 40 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
20 38 (9.11%) C#
20 38 (9.11%) SAP
20 38 (9.11%) Linux
20 38 (9.11%) Network Management
21 36 (8.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
21 36 (8.63%) 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 8 (1.92%) Apache
1 8 (1.92%) MS Exchange
1 8 (1.92%) Smallworld
2 6 (1.44%) SAS
3 5 (1.20%) Confluence
4 4 (0.96%) Apache Spark
4 4 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (0.96%) WordPress
5 3 (0.72%) CMS
5 3 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (0.72%) nginx
6 2 (0.48%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.48%) IIS
6 2 (0.48%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.24%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 42 (10.07%) MS Excel
2 22 (5.28%) MS Office
3 7 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (1.68%) MS Project
4 4 (0.96%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.72%) Open Workbench
5 3 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.48%) InDesign
6 2 (0.48%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.24%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.24%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.24%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 36 (8.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.44%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.24%) SaaS
2 12 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.40%) PaaS
4 8 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.92%) IaaS
5 4 (0.96%) Office 365
6 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.24%) AdWords
7 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.24%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 62 (14.87%) Internet
2 60 (14.39%) Firewall
3 56 (13.43%) WAN
4 42 (10.07%) LAN
5 36 (8.63%) Wireless
6 32 (7.67%) DNS
6 32 (7.67%) VoIP
7 29 (6.95%) Broadband
7 29 (6.95%) Unified Communications
8 27 (6.47%) Ethernet
9 23 (5.52%) BGP
9 23 (5.52%) VPN
10 20 (4.80%) TCP/IP
11 18 (4.32%) TACACS
12 17 (4.08%) MPLS
12 17 (4.08%) OSPF
13 16 (3.84%) Cisco Wireless
13 16 (3.84%) SSL
14 15 (3.60%) Wi-Fi
15 13 (3.12%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (12.71%) SQL Server
2 31 (7.43%) MySQL
3 11 (2.64%) Big Data
4 9 (2.16%) GIS
5 8 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (1.68%) Hadoop
7 6 (1.44%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.20%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.72%) Power BI
9 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.48%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.48%) Impala
10 2 (0.48%) Neo4j
10 2 (0.48%) OrientDB
10 2 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.48%) Sqoop
11 1 (0.24%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 34 (8.15%) JIRA
2 27 (6.47%) Git (software)
3 19 (4.56%) Subversion
4 11 (2.64%) Jenkins
5 10 (2.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (1.68%) Selenium
8 5 (1.20%) Moq
8 5 (1.20%) MSTest
8 5 (1.20%) NUnit
8 5 (1.20%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (1.20%) Visual Studio
9 4 (0.96%) JUnit
10 3 (0.72%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.48%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.48%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (0.48%) EasyMock
11 2 (0.48%) Gatling
11 2 (0.48%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.24%) SpecFlow
General
1 72 (17.27%) Finance
2 64 (15.35%) Marketing
3 51 (12.23%) Manufacturing
4 43 (10.31%) Electronics
5 27 (6.47%) Retail
6 25 (6.00%) Banking
7 20 (4.80%) Legal
8 13 (3.12%) Billing
9 5 (1.20%) Advertising
9 5 (1.20%) Music Industry
10 2 (0.48%) Military
11 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.24%) Back Office
11 1 (0.24%) Games
11 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 69 (16.55%) Developer
2 67 (16.07%) Analyst
3 53 (12.71%) Network Engineer
4 38 (9.11%) .NET Developer
5 29 (6.95%) Support Engineer
6 24 (5.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (5.76%) C# Developer
7 21 (5.04%) Business Analyst
7 21 (5.04%) Telecoms Manager
8 18 (4.32%) ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (4.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (4.32%) Cisco Engineer
8 18 (4.32%) Consultant
8 18 (4.32%) IT Support
9 17 (4.08%) .NET Software Developer
9 17 (4.08%) C# Software Developer
9 17 (4.08%) Network Analyst
9 17 (4.08%) Software Developer
10 16 (3.84%) IT Engineer
10 16 (3.84%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (9.83%) .NET
2 30 (7.19%) ASP.NET
3 19 (4.56%) CSS
3 19 (4.56%) HTML
4 18 (4.32%) .NET Framework
5 13 (3.12%) Web Services
6 12 (2.88%) jQuery
7 10 (2.40%) SOAP
7 10 (2.40%) WPF
8 9 (2.16%) Ajax
9 8 (1.92%) HTML5
10 7 (1.68%) AngularJS
10 7 (1.68%) CSS3
11 6 (1.44%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (1.44%) WCF
12 5 (1.20%) Castle Windsor
12 5 (1.20%) Ninject
12 5 (1.20%) REST
12 5 (1.20%) Spring.NET
12 5 (1.20%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.04%) Data Centre
3 17 (4.08%) Mathematics
4 15 (3.60%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.12%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.40%) Cyberthreat
6 10 (2.40%) iSeries
7 9 (2.16%) User Experience
8 7 (1.68%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (1.20%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.96%) CCTV
10 4 (0.96%) Social Media
11 3 (0.72%) Blog
11 3 (0.72%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.72%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.72%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.72%) IVR
11 3 (0.72%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 56 (13.43%) Windows
2 38 (9.11%) Linux
3 17 (4.08%) Apple iOS
3 17 (4.08%) Unix
3 17 (4.08%) Windows Server
4 12 (2.88%) Android
5 11 (2.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (2.16%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.96%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.72%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.48%) AIX
11 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.24%) Solaris
11 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (20.86%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (13.19%) ITIL
3 52 (12.47%) Programme Management
4 40 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
5 38 (9.11%) Network Management
6 36 (8.63%) Digital Marketing
7 31 (7.43%) Service Delivery
8 30 (7.19%) Project Management
9 23 (5.52%) Scrum
10 22 (5.28%) Business Continuity
10 22 (5.28%) Change Management
10 22 (5.28%) Configuration Management
10 22 (5.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 21 (5.04%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (5.04%) PRINCE2
12 20 (4.80%) ERP
13 18 (4.32%) Business Development
13 18 (4.32%) Coaching
13 18 (4.32%) Presales
14 17 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 63 (15.11%) SQL
2 38 (9.11%) C#
3 35 (8.39%) PHP
4 31 (7.43%) Java
5 20 (4.80%) JavaScript
6 17 (4.08%) C
6 17 (4.08%) PHP 5
6 17 (4.08%) Python
7 10 (2.40%) VB.NET
8 9 (2.16%) Perl
8 9 (2.16%) Ruby
9 8 (1.92%) C++
10 6 (1.44%) Apple Swift
10 6 (1.44%) Objective-C
11 5 (1.20%) VB
12 2 (0.48%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.48%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.48%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.48%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 79 (18.94%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (15.59%) CCNP
3 42 (10.07%) Degree
4 41 (9.83%) CCNA
5 29 (6.95%) Security Cleared
6 17 (4.08%) DV Cleared
6 17 (4.08%) ISEB
7 11 (2.64%) CISSP
7 11 (2.64%) JNCIA
7 11 (2.64%) JNCIP
8 10 (2.40%) CISM
9 9 (2.16%) ISTQB
10 8 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (1.68%) MCP
12 6 (1.44%) PMP
12 6 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (1.20%) BC Cleared
13 5 (1.20%) CCIE
13 5 (1.20%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (6.71%) SLA
3 21 (5.04%) PCI DSS
4 13 (3.12%) ISO 9001
5 12 (2.88%) QA
6 9 (2.16%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (7.91%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.40%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (1.20%) vSphere
5 4 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.48%) Docker
7 2 (0.48%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.24%) vCloud
8 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (5.28%) Puppet
2 19 (4.56%) SCCM
3 18 (4.32%) Nagios
3 18 (4.32%) OpenNMS
4 17 (4.08%) Cisco CUCM
5 16 (3.84%) Cisco Prime
6 12 (2.88%) RANCID
7 6 (1.44%) Cacti
8 5 (1.20%) SCOM
9 4 (0.96%) Cisco UCCX
10 3 (0.72%) Ansible
10 3 (0.72%) Cisco UCCE
10 3 (0.72%) HAProxy
10 3 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.48%) Packer
12 1 (0.24%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.24%) NetBackup
12 1 (0.24%) vRealize
12 1 (0.24%) WSUS
Vendors
1 99 (23.74%) Cisco
2 46 (11.03%) Microsoft
3 38 (9.11%) SAP
4 36 (8.63%) Juniper
5 32 (7.67%) Ericsson
6 24 (5.76%) VMware
7 21 (5.04%) Huawei
8 20 (4.80%) Brocade
8 20 (4.80%) Foundry
9 13 (3.12%) ZyXEL
10 12 (2.88%) Oracle
11 10 (2.40%) Adobe
11 10 (2.40%) Avaya
12 9 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (1.68%) BroadSoft
13 7 (1.68%) Mitel
13 7 (1.68%) Redback
14 6 (1.44%) F5
14 6 (1.44%) GENBAND
14 6 (1.44%) Riverbed
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £18000.0000 - £25000.0000 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + excellent benefits
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Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + company benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + training programme
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Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum + Benefits
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Searchability
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