The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 18 21 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 3.28% 3.70% 2.44%
As % of the General category 10.00% 10.34% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £21,500 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
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 Salford region.

General Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
20 29 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 32.79% 35.80% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 15
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £23,300 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Salford

Telecoms
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Broadband
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) NAS

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Broadband
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware