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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 21 16 36
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +20
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 8 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 4.60% 3.23% 3.27%
As % of the General category 14.29% 13.33% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 1
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £44,261 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.84% -1.64%
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
56 15 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 32.18% 24.19% 27.57%
Number of salaries quoted 50 12 32
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,600 £17,249
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £89,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
County Antrim -8 7 £45,000 - 1
County Armagh - 1 £55,000 -
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
2 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
3 4 (44.44%) Life Science
3 4 (44.44%) Migration
3 4 (44.44%) Wireless
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Retail
3 4 (44.44%) Marketing
3 4 (44.44%) C
3 4 (44.44%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) MATLAB
4 3 (33.33%) Bluetooth
4 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 1 (11.11%) Squid
5 1 (11.11%) VLAN
5 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Perl
5 1 (11.11%) Unix
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) Apache
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Wireless
2 3 (33.33%) Bluetooth
2 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
General
1 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Marketing
2 4 (44.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Migration Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Escalation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Head of IT
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 4 (44.44%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C
1 4 (44.44%) C++
2 3 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Squid
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