The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 60 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
-33 0
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 27 44 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.98% 6.55% 7.94%
As % of the General category 7.94% 18.33% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 22 43 46
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
Telecoms
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

General Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
340 240 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 37.53% 35.71% 43.51%
Number of salaries quoted 313 215 255
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Northamptonshire region.

Telecoms Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Telecoms
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -33 12 £37,500 -11.76%
Kettering - 4 - -
Daventry -5 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Wellingborough - 2 £27,500 -
Telecoms
East Midlands

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms.

1 31 (58.49%) Finance
2 22 (41.51%) Linux
3 18 (33.96%) Web Services
3 18 (33.96%) Degree
4 17 (32.08%) Computer Science
4 17 (32.08%) Web Development
4 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (32.08%) Software Engineering
4 17 (32.08%) XML
4 17 (32.08%) EJB
4 17 (32.08%) JSP
4 17 (32.08%) Servlets
4 17 (32.08%) Struts
4 17 (32.08%) Java
4 17 (32.08%) JavaScript
4 17 (32.08%) J2EE
4 17 (32.08%) JUnit
4 17 (32.08%) Sun
4 17 (32.08%) Sun Certification
4 17 (32.08%) Unit Testing
4 17 (32.08%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
6 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (11.32%) Project Management
7 6 (11.32%) SAS
7 6 (11.32%) SQL
8 5 (9.43%) PHP
8 5 (9.43%) MySQL
8 5 (9.43%) Data Modelling

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.32%) SAS
2 5 (9.43%) Apache
3 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.77%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP R/3
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) PBX
2 3 (5.66%) LAN
2 3 (5.66%) Wireless
3 2 (3.77%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (3.77%) 4G
3 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.77%) 3G
3 2 (3.77%) Firewall
3 2 (3.77%) WAN
4 1 (1.89%) HTTP
4 1 (1.89%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) MySQL
1 5 (9.43%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.89%) OLAP
3 1 (1.89%) DTS
Development Applications
1 17 (32.08%) JUnit
2 2 (3.77%) Subversion
General
1 31 (58.49%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
4 1 (1.89%) Law
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) Developer
2 17 (32.08%) Java Developer
2 17 (32.08%) J2EE Developer
2 17 (32.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 9 (16.98%) Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Project Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Data Manager
5 5 (9.43%) PHP Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Project Coordinator
6 4 (7.55%) Coordinator
6 4 (7.55%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 3 (5.66%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Data Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) IT Support
8 2 (3.77%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Technical Support
8 2 (3.77%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) Web Services
2 17 (32.08%) XML
2 17 (32.08%) J2EE
2 17 (32.08%) EJB
2 17 (32.08%) JSP
2 17 (32.08%) Servlets
2 17 (32.08%) Struts
3 1 (1.89%) RESTful
3 1 (1.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.08%) Computer Science
1 17 (32.08%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.66%) DTV
3 2 (3.77%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.89%) IVR
4 1 (1.89%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 22 (41.51%) Linux
2 5 (9.43%) UNIX
2 5 (9.43%) CentOS
3 4 (7.55%) Windows
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (32.08%) Software Engineering
1 17 (32.08%) Web Development
1 17 (32.08%) Unit Testing
2 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (11.32%) Project Management
3 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (9.43%) Data Modelling
5 4 (7.55%) Risk Management
5 4 (7.55%) Data Management
5 4 (7.55%) Supplier Management
6 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.66%) Programme Management
6 3 (5.66%) ITIL
6 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.77%) RUP
7 2 (3.77%) PRINCE
7 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.77%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.77%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.08%) Java
1 17 (32.08%) JavaScript
2 6 (11.32%) SQL
3 5 (9.43%) PHP
4 2 (3.77%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (33.96%) Degree
2 17 (32.08%) Sun Certification
3 2 (3.77%) MCP
3 2 (3.77%) ISEB
3 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.77%) MOS
3 2 (3.77%) APMP
4 1 (1.89%) CISSP
4 1 (1.89%) PMP
4 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.89%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 17 (32.08%) Sun
2 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.43%) Cognos
3 5 (9.43%) Teradata
4 2 (3.77%) Citrix
4 2 (3.77%) Lotus
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco
5 1 (1.89%) IBM
5 1 (1.89%) SAP