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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 14 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 3.13% - 2.56%
As % of the General category 20.00% - 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £41,500 - £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -
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
5 38 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 15.63% 50.67% 48.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5 32 37
Average salary £29,750 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.46% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £57,100 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 6 (66.67%) ITIL
1 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) Pay per click
5 1 (11.11%) Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
5 1 (11.11%) WordPress
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (11.11%) Magento
5 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (11.11%) Network Design
5 1 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) CCSA
5 1 (11.11%) Social Media
5 1 (11.11%) tcpdump
5 1 (11.11%) Network Management
5 1 (11.11%) F5
5 1 (11.11%) High Availability
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
5 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (11.11%) Multicast

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) BGP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) IPsec
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) Multicast
3 1 (11.11%) OSPF
3 1 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (11.11%) tcpdump
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Support Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Mobility Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Telephony Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Support
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Unix Support
3 2 (22.22%) Unix Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) B2B
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) Pay per click
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) SEO
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) CCSA
1 1 (11.11%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) HND
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) F5
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
1 1 (11.11%) VMware