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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 57 80 107
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +27
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 231 204 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.22% 3.34% 2.53%
As % of the General category 10.56% 8.60% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 165 158 96
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £24,400 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
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
2188 2371 2688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.94% 38.88% 38.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1785 1830 2003
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,850 £60,000 £60,000
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 31 May 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 31 May 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 -5 103 £42,500 +6.25% 38
Cheshire +45 86 £21,930 -51.26% 13
Lancashire -4 18 £25,000 -15.25% 6
Merseyside +11 14 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 93 (18.64%) Finance
2 91 (18.24%) Broadband
3 73 (14.63%) Microsoft
4 72 (14.43%) SQL
5 64 (12.83%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
7 61 (12.22%) Marketing
8 57 (11.42%) SQL Server
9 55 (11.02%) Business Intelligence
10 54 (10.82%) .NET
11 53 (10.62%) C#
12 48 (9.62%) MS Excel
13 47 (9.42%) Degree
14 45 (9.02%) Internet
15 44 (8.82%) Windows
16 43 (8.62%) SLA
17 41 (8.22%) Cisco
18 40 (8.02%) ITIL
19 39 (7.82%) LAN
19 39 (7.82%) Manufacturing
20 38 (7.62%) CRM
20 38 (7.62%) WAN
21 36 (7.21%) B2B
21 36 (7.21%) Management Information System
21 36 (7.21%) Programme Management
21 36 (7.21%) Digital Marketing
22 34 (6.81%) Time Management
22 34 (6.81%) Billing
22 34 (6.81%) Project Management
23 33 (6.61%) Electronics

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 23 (4.61%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.40%) MS Exchange
3 9 (1.80%) SAS
4 7 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (0.80%) Apache
5 4 (0.80%) CMS
5 4 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.60%) IBM Notes
6 3 (0.60%) IIS
6 3 (0.60%) nginx
7 2 (0.40%) Node.js
7 2 (0.40%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 48 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 27 (5.41%) MS Office
3 7 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.60%) MS Project
6 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 33 (6.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.40%) Infor M3
2 2 (0.40%) Magento
3 1 (0.20%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.20%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.21%) Office 365
2 20 (4.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.60%) SaaS
4 2 (0.40%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.20%) AdWords
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 91 (18.24%) Broadband
2 45 (9.02%) Internet
3 39 (7.82%) LAN
4 38 (7.62%) WAN
5 32 (6.41%) TCP/IP
6 31 (6.21%) VoIP
7 29 (5.81%) Firewall
8 28 (5.61%) VPN
9 22 (4.41%) Wireless
10 19 (3.81%) SAN
11 18 (3.61%) Unified Communications
12 17 (3.41%) DNS
13 16 (3.21%) MPLS
14 15 (3.01%) Network Security
15 14 (2.81%) DHCP
16 13 (2.61%) SMS
17 12 (2.40%) Ethernet
18 11 (2.20%) Wi-Fi
19 9 (1.80%) ADSL
20 8 (1.60%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (11.42%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.21%) MySQL
3 13 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (1.40%) Big Data
7 5 (1.00%) Couchbase
8 3 (0.60%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.40%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.40%) Electronic Patient Records
9 2 (0.40%) Power BI
9 2 (0.40%) Qlik Sense
9 2 (0.40%) QlikView
9 2 (0.40%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.20%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 22 (4.41%) JIRA
2 19 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (3.01%) Visual Studio
4 14 (2.81%) Selenium
5 8 (1.60%) Git (software)
6 7 (1.40%) Bugzilla
6 7 (1.40%) Subversion
7 6 (1.20%) SpecFlow
8 4 (0.80%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (0.80%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.60%) NUnit
9 3 (0.60%) Selenium IDE
9 3 (0.60%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.20%) GitLab
10 1 (0.20%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.20%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.20%) MSTest
10 1 (0.20%) QUnit
General
1 93 (18.64%) Finance
2 61 (12.22%) Marketing
3 39 (7.82%) Manufacturing
4 34 (6.81%) Billing
5 33 (6.61%) Electronics
6 17 (3.41%) Banking
6 17 (3.41%) Retail
7 11 (2.20%) Legal
8 5 (1.00%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.00%) Publishing
9 4 (0.80%) Back Office
9 4 (0.80%) Front Office
10 2 (0.40%) Advertising
10 2 (0.40%) Law
10 2 (0.40%) Local Government
10 2 (0.40%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 62 (12.42%) Developer
2 48 (9.62%) Analyst
3 45 (9.02%) Sales Executive
4 36 (7.21%) Technical Support
5 25 (5.01%) Network Engineer
6 24 (4.81%) .NET Developer
6 24 (4.81%) Corporate Sales Executive
7 22 (4.41%) Software Developer
8 20 (4.01%) Technical Customer Support
9 19 (3.81%) C# Developer
10 17 (3.41%) Customer Service Advisor
10 17 (3.41%) IT Manager
11 16 (3.21%) C# .NET Developer
12 15 (3.01%) Account Manager
12 15 (3.01%) Senior Developer
12 15 (3.01%) Support Engineer
13 13 (2.61%) Software Engineer
13 13 (2.61%) Team Leader
14 12 (2.40%) Infrastructure Manager
15 11 (2.20%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (10.82%) .NET
2 27 (5.41%) ASP.NET
3 25 (5.01%) HTML
4 16 (3.21%) CSS
5 15 (3.01%) .NET Framework
6 13 (2.61%) XML
7 9 (1.80%) HTML5
8 8 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (1.40%) CSS3
10 6 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (1.20%) Entity Framework
10 6 (1.20%) Java EE
10 6 (1.20%) jQuery
10 6 (1.20%) LINQ
10 6 (1.20%) SignalR
10 6 (1.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (1.20%) Web Services
11 5 (1.00%) Ajax
11 5 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 5 (1.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 63 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (7.21%) Management Information System
3 16 (3.21%) Social Media
4 14 (2.81%) Computer Science
5 12 (2.40%) Statistics
6 11 (2.20%) User Experience
7 10 (2.00%) Data Centre
7 10 (2.00%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.80%) Algorithms
9 8 (1.60%) Credit Risk
10 7 (1.40%) Mathematics
11 5 (1.00%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.00%) Life Science
12 4 (0.80%) Handset
12 4 (0.80%) iSeries
12 4 (0.80%) IVR
12 4 (0.80%) STB
13 3 (0.60%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.60%) Replication
13 3 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 44 (8.82%) Windows
2 33 (6.61%) Linux
3 20 (4.01%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (3.01%) Unix
6 13 (2.61%) Windows Server
7 8 (1.60%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.80%) Android
9 4 (0.80%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.40%) Solaris
10 2 (0.40%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.20%) CentOS
11 1 (0.20%) OpenWrt
11 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.20%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.20%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (12.83%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (11.02%) Business Intelligence
3 40 (8.02%) ITIL
4 38 (7.62%) CRM
5 36 (7.21%) B2B
5 36 (7.21%) Digital Marketing
5 36 (7.21%) Programme Management
6 34 (6.81%) Project Management
6 34 (6.81%) Time Management
7 32 (6.41%) Scrum
8 28 (5.61%) Line Management
9 27 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
10 26 (5.21%) Service Delivery
11 23 (4.61%) Mentoring
11 23 (4.61%) OO
12 20 (4.01%) Data Analysis
12 20 (4.01%) E-Commerce
12 20 (4.01%) Information Security
12 20 (4.01%) MVC
13 18 (3.61%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 72 (14.43%) SQL
2 53 (10.62%) C#
3 22 (4.41%) VB
4 19 (3.81%) JavaScript
4 19 (3.81%) PHP
5 18 (3.61%) C
6 15 (3.01%) Java
7 14 (2.81%) T-SQL
8 13 (2.61%) C++
9 8 (1.60%) Perl
10 7 (1.40%) PHP 5
10 7 (1.40%) VB.NET
11 6 (1.20%) Embedded C
11 6 (1.20%) Python
12 3 (0.60%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.60%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.40%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.40%) RPG
13 2 (0.40%) Ruby
13 2 (0.40%) VB6
Qualifications
1 47 (9.42%) Degree
2 31 (6.21%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (5.21%) CCNA
4 20 (4.01%) CCNP
5 17 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (2.20%) MCSE
7 10 (2.00%) ISEB
8 8 (1.60%) MCITP
9 6 (1.20%) CISSP
9 6 (1.20%) JNCIP
9 6 (1.20%) JNCIS
9 6 (1.20%) Security Cleared
10 5 (1.00%) CISA
10 5 (1.00%) HND
11 4 (0.80%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.80%) PMP
11 4 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.60%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (8.62%) SLA
2 17 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (3.21%) QA
4 9 (1.80%) ISO22301
5 6 (1.20%) ISO 9001
5 6 (1.20%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.80%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.20%) JTAG
7 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (3.61%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.20%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.60%) Firmware
5 2 (0.40%) KVM
5 2 (0.40%) oVirt
5 2 (0.40%) Postfix
5 2 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (0.40%) Xen
6 1 (0.20%) iptables
6 1 (0.20%) vSphere
6 1 (0.20%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (1.60%) cPanel
1 8 (1.60%) Plesk
2 2 (0.40%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.20%) Ansible
3 1 (0.20%) Cacti
3 1 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.20%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.20%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.20%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.20%) MobiControl
3 1 (0.20%) Nagios
3 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.20%) Puppet
3 1 (0.20%) SCOM
3 1 (0.20%) SmokePing
3 1 (0.20%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 73 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 41 (8.22%) Cisco
3 33 (6.61%) SAP
4 29 (5.81%) VMware
5 16 (3.21%) Avaya
6 12 (2.40%) Juniper
7 8 (1.60%) Mitel
8 7 (1.40%) Dell
8 7 (1.40%) F5
8 7 (1.40%) HP
9 6 (1.20%) Citrix
9 6 (1.20%) SonicWALL
9 6 (1.20%) Sophos
10 5 (1.00%) Google
11 4 (0.80%) CheckPoint
11 4 (0.80%) Ericsson
11 4 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.80%) Twitter
12 3 (0.60%) Riverbed
12 3 (0.60%) SolarWinds
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Posted: 19 hours ago
North West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 to £90,000 Plus Benefits
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Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £34,000 per annum plus on call and benefits
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Liverpool, Merseyside
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Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Northwich
IQ Telecom
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 15% Bonus
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
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Lancashire
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Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Lancashire
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Manchester
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