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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 21 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 1.47% - 7.02%
As % of the General category 7.14% - 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £26,500 - £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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 Salford region.

General Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
14 23 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 20.59% 35.38% 54.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 28
Average salary £24,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £35,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £47,500 £40,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 22 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Broadband
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Cacti
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Build Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cacti
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Fortinet