The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 60 23 49
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +26
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 4 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.02% 8.10% 1.82%
As % of the General category 3.45% 26.74% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 5
Average salary £37,500 £52,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.88% -0.95%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Telecoms
Hampshire

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

General Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
116 86 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 29.59% 30.28% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 93 75 83
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 3 (75.00%) Wireless
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) PhD
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Ethereal
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Law

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 1 (25.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Ethereal
2 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Law
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Games
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) PhD
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
1 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper
1 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (25.00%) McAfee
1 1 (25.00%) AppSense
1 1 (25.00%) Mitel
1 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (25.00%) ProCurve
1 1 (25.00%) Aruba
1 1 (25.00%) F5
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Salary: £45000.00 - £49000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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