The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 23 30 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 15 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 8.06% 3.61% 10.32%
As % of the General category 23.08% 13.04% 15.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 6
Average salary £75,000 £16,750 £23,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+347.76% -28.34%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Telecoms
UK

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

General Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
65 46 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 34.95% 27.71% 65.08%
Number of salaries quoted 31 37 71
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,249 £16,750 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Telecoms
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
County Londonderry - 10 - -
County Antrim -3 5 £75,000 +347.76% 1
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 10 (66.67%) Oracle
1 10 (66.67%) UNIX
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
1 10 (66.67%) Retail
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 10 (66.67%) Fujitsu
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (33.33%) Essbase
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (33.33%) E-business
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (33.33%) Hyperion
2 5 (33.33%) Control-M
2 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 5 (33.33%) Solaris
2 5 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 5 (33.33%) VMS
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (33.33%) Intel
3 4 (26.67%) Avaya

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 5 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 4 (26.67%) CMS
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) RIP
1 4 (26.67%) EIGRP
1 4 (26.67%) MGCP
1 4 (26.67%) H.323
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco ICM
1 4 (26.67%) PBX
1 4 (26.67%) VoIP
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (33.33%) Essbase
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
1 10 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) DBA
1 5 (33.33%) Administrator
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
1 5 (33.33%) Linux Specialist
2 4 (26.67%) Telephony Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
1 10 (66.67%) UNIX
2 5 (33.33%) Solaris
2 5 (33.33%) VMS
2 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) E-business
1 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco ICM Scripting
2 4 (26.67%) CAD
2 4 (26.67%) Contact Management
2 4 (26.67%) WFM
2 4 (26.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Control-M
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
1 10 (66.67%) Fujitsu
2 5 (33.33%) Hyperion
2 5 (33.33%) Intel
3 4 (26.67%) Avaya
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco