The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 70 65 70
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 5 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.68% 2.81% 2.05%
As % of the General category 2.40% 9.93% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 16
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Telecoms
Oxfordshire

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

General Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
208 282 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 28.38% 28.31% 35.57%
Number of salaries quoted 163 235 324
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Oxford

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Oxford

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 7 (43.75%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Banking
2 6 (37.50%) Marketing
3 5 (31.25%) OSPF
3 5 (31.25%) BGP
3 5 (31.25%) DHCP
3 5 (31.25%) RIP
3 5 (31.25%) Linux
4 4 (25.00%) Broadband
4 4 (25.00%) UNIX
4 4 (25.00%) HTML
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) SNMP
4 4 (25.00%) WAN
4 4 (25.00%) DNS
4 4 (25.00%) DSL
4 4 (25.00%) ICMP
4 4 (25.00%) Juniper
4 4 (25.00%) Internet
4 4 (25.00%) Nagios
4 4 (25.00%) Huawei
4 4 (25.00%) Brocade
4 4 (25.00%) SSH
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 4 (25.00%) LLU
4 4 (25.00%) Cacti
4 4 (25.00%) SmokePing

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (12.50%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DHCP
1 5 (31.25%) RIP
1 5 (31.25%) OSPF
1 5 (31.25%) BGP
2 4 (25.00%) DSL
2 4 (25.00%) ICMP
2 4 (25.00%) DNS
2 4 (25.00%) Internet
2 4 (25.00%) SSH
2 4 (25.00%) SNMP
2 4 (25.00%) Broadband
2 4 (25.00%) WAN
2 4 (25.00%) LLU
3 3 (18.75%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) VoIP
4 2 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security
5 1 (6.25%) PBX
5 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
1 6 (37.50%) Banking
1 6 (37.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Project Manager
1 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Digital Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) CSS
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) RESTful
2 2 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) CSS3
3 1 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) Ajax
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.25%) PMI
2 1 (6.25%) Handset
2 1 (6.25%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (18.75%) Time Management
3 3 (18.75%) B2B
3 3 (18.75%) Network Design
3 3 (18.75%) SEO
3 3 (18.75%) Web Design
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Kanban
5 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
5 1 (6.25%) Campaign Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCNP
1 1 (6.25%) CCNA
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Nagios
1 4 (25.00%) Cacti
1 4 (25.00%) SmokePing
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) Juniper
2 4 (25.00%) Huawei
2 4 (25.00%) Brocade
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Genesys
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The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + stock options & profit share scheme
Posted: 5 days ago