The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale 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 14 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 5 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 11.36% 25.00% 10.53%
As % of the General category 21.74% 39.39% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 2
Average salary £70,000 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% +1.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Telecoms
Manchester

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

General Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
23 33 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 52.27% 63.46% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23 33 4
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Rochdale

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 11 (84.62%) Internet
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Broadband
2 6 (46.15%) Ethernet
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (30.77%) Business Development
4 4 (30.77%) VPN
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) DSL
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) vCloud
5 3 (23.08%) Line Management
5 3 (23.08%) People Management
5 3 (23.08%) Six Sigma
5 3 (23.08%) ISEB
5 3 (23.08%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 3 (23.08%) ISO 9001
5 3 (23.08%) ISO 14001
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
5 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (15.38%) Information Security
6 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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.

Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Internet
2 6 (46.15%) Broadband
2 6 (46.15%) Ethernet
3 4 (30.77%) VPN
3 4 (30.77%) DSL
4 2 (15.38%) VoIP
4 2 (15.38%) DNS
4 2 (15.38%) IPv6
4 2 (15.38%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Business Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (30.77%) Business Development
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Six Sigma
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (23.08%) Lean Six Sigma
3 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
3 3 (23.08%) Line Management
3 3 (23.08%) People Management
4 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) ISO 9001
1 3 (23.08%) ISO 14001
1 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) vCloud
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
1 6 (46.15%) VMware