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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 21 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 8 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 4.65% - 6.61%
As % of the General category 12.70% - 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Median salary £27,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
63 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 36.63% 18.10% 23.14%
Number of salaries quoted 43 12 18
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £62,500
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
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Telecoms Salary Histogram 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 5 December 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 - 6 £27,500 -
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 10 (62.50%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Retail
3 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
4 4 (25.00%) Life Science
4 4 (25.00%) Marketing
4 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) MCSE
5 3 (18.75%) MCSA
5 3 (18.75%) C
5 3 (18.75%) C++
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
5 3 (18.75%) Bluetooth
5 3 (18.75%) MATLAB
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (18.75%) Internet
5 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (18.75%) Wireless
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
5 3 (18.75%) Office 365
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
6 2 (12.50%) Tellabs
6 2 (12.50%) Ciena

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 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
1 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Bluetooth
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
1 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (18.75%) Wireless
2 1 (6.25%) NAS
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
1 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 5 (31.25%) Retail
3 4 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Consultant
1 4 (25.00%) Migration Consultant
1 4 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Field Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Data Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Head of IT
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 4 (25.00%) Life Science
3 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Line Management
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) KYC
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) Security Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Design
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C
1 3 (18.75%) C++
1 3 (18.75%) MATLAB
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) MCSA
2 3 (18.75%) MCSE
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
3 1 (6.25%) PMP
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 2 (12.50%) Ciena
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) Huawei
2 2 (12.50%) Nokia
2 2 (12.50%) Tellabs
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) VMware