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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 32 70 39
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -31
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 15 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.93% 0.65% 3.98%
As % of the General category 13.89% 1.99% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 11
Average salary £37,500 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
108 151 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 35.53% 32.61% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 78 95 90
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 7 July 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 15 (53.57%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 12 (42.86%) Firewall
3 12 (42.86%) Cisco
3 12 (42.86%) CCNA
4 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 10 (35.71%) Wireless
5 9 (32.14%) VoIP
6 7 (25.00%) WAN
6 7 (25.00%) LAN
6 7 (25.00%) HP
6 7 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (25.00%) Juniper
6 7 (25.00%) SAN
6 7 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 7 (25.00%) McAfee
6 7 (25.00%) Fortinet
6 7 (25.00%) F5
6 7 (25.00%) Blue Coat
7 6 (21.43%) SQL
8 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
8 5 (17.86%) CCNP
8 5 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
9 4 (14.29%) Retail
9 4 (14.29%) Mitel
9 4 (14.29%) Aruba
9 4 (14.29%) ProCurve
9 4 (14.29%) CSS

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 2 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
2 3 (10.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) Firewall
2 10 (35.71%) Wireless
3 9 (32.14%) VoIP
4 7 (25.00%) WAN
4 7 (25.00%) SAN
4 7 (25.00%) LAN
5 5 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (10.71%) Internet
6 3 (10.71%) MPLS
7 1 (3.57%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
1 4 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Law
2 2 (7.14%) Legal
2 2 (7.14%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Telecoms Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Network Architect
4 3 (10.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Hybris Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Telecoms Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) CSS
1 4 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (10.71%) .NET
2 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.14%) J2EE
3 2 (7.14%) Spring
3 2 (7.14%) JSP
4 1 (3.57%) SVG
4 1 (3.57%) VXML
4 1 (3.57%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) UNIX
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Network Design
4 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.14%) Patch Management
4 2 (7.14%) SDLC
4 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.14%) B2B
4 2 (7.14%) B2C
4 2 (7.14%) Mobile Commerce
4 2 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (3.57%) TDD
5 1 (3.57%) Workflow
5 1 (3.57%) Time Management
5 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Speech Recognition
5 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.71%) C#
4 2 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 12 (42.86%) CCNA
4 5 (17.86%) CCNP
5 3 (10.71%) CCDP
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) XenApp
1 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco
2 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.00%) HP
3 7 (25.00%) Juniper
3 7 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (25.00%) McAfee
3 7 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 7 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 7 (25.00%) F5
4 4 (14.29%) Mitel
4 4 (14.29%) Aruba
4 4 (14.29%) ProCurve
5 2 (7.14%) hybris
5 2 (7.14%) AppSense
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix
6 1 (3.57%) Avaya
6 1 (3.57%) Genesys