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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 19 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 5.41% 10.42% 12.50%
As % of the General category 20.00% 16.67% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 3
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
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
20 30 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 27.03% 62.50% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 29 3
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Rochdale region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Rochdale

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (88.89%) Internet
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Business Development
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (33.33%) Coaching
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Broadband
4 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
5 2 (22.22%) FTP
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) DSL
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) ISDN
5 2 (22.22%) PSTN
5 2 (22.22%) ADSL
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) SLA
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) vCloud
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (11.11%) IPv6
6 1 (11.11%) SAN
6 1 (11.11%) Information Security
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) VoIP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Internet
2 3 (33.33%) Broadband
2 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (22.22%) FTP
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) ISDN
3 2 (22.22%) PSTN
3 2 (22.22%) DSL
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) ADSL
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) IPv6
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (22.22%) Support Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Business Development
2 3 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) vCloud
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) VMware