The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 102 76 132
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +56
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 52 82 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.83% 2.70% 1.15%
As % of the General category 3.87% 5.46% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 39 62 34
Median salary £48,500 £50,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +35.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,900 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £88,100 £60,000 £52,050
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +6.14%
Telecoms
UK

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

General Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1344 1503 1658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 47.27% 49.49% 42.26%
Number of salaries quoted 685 921 1028
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £62,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Scotland

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Scotland

Telecoms
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -22 25 £50,000 - 7
Glasgow -28 15 £48,500 -3.00% 2
Argyll and Bute +3 4 £52,500 +10.52%
West Lothian - 4 £37,500 -
Dundee - 1 £30,000 - 1
South Lanarkshire - 1 £30,000 -
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 44 (42.72%) Finance
2 31 (30.10%) Marketing
3 29 (28.16%) Degree
4 28 (27.18%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (26.21%) Manufacturing
6 24 (23.30%) Electronics
6 24 (23.30%) Programme Management
7 22 (21.36%) Digital Marketing
7 22 (21.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 22 (21.36%) Microsoft
7 22 (21.36%) SAP
8 20 (19.42%) Project Management
9 18 (17.48%) Banking
10 17 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (16.50%) Cisco
11 16 (15.53%) Software Engineering
12 15 (14.56%) ITIL
13 12 (11.65%) JavaScript
13 12 (11.65%) WAN
13 12 (11.65%) Firewall
13 12 (11.65%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (10.68%) Security Cleared
14 11 (10.68%) Java
15 10 (9.71%) LAN
15 10 (9.71%) Wireless
15 10 (9.71%) Network Security
16 9 (8.74%) Cisco Certification
16 9 (8.74%) Windows
16 9 (8.74%) Line Management

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.85%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.88%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.88%) SAS
3 3 (2.91%) Node.js
4 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.97%) Drupal
5 1 (0.97%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.91%) MS Office
1 3 (2.91%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 22 (21.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (4.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.97%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.85%) Office 365
1 5 (4.85%) Yammer
2 4 (3.88%) SaaS
3 3 (2.91%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.65%) Firewall
1 12 (11.65%) WAN
2 10 (9.71%) LAN
2 10 (9.71%) Network Security
2 10 (9.71%) Wireless
3 8 (7.77%) VoIP
4 6 (5.83%) BGP
4 6 (5.83%) DNS
4 6 (5.83%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.85%) DHCP
5 5 (4.85%) OSPF
5 5 (4.85%) SAN
5 5 (4.85%) WLAN
6 4 (3.88%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (3.88%) Ethernet
6 4 (3.88%) IPsec
6 4 (3.88%) VPN
7 3 (2.91%) SSL
8 2 (1.94%) ISDN
8 2 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.91%) Big Data
1 3 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.94%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.97%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.97%) Base SAS
3 1 (0.97%) GIS
3 1 (0.97%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.97%) HBase
3 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.97%) OLAP
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (0.97%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Maven
1 4 (3.88%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (3.88%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (2.91%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.91%) Subversion
3 2 (1.94%) Ant
3 2 (1.94%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.97%) Grunt
4 1 (0.97%) gulp
4 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.97%) Robot Framework
4 1 (0.97%) Selenium
General
1 44 (42.72%) Finance
2 31 (30.10%) Marketing
3 27 (26.21%) Manufacturing
4 24 (23.30%) Electronics
5 18 (17.48%) Banking
6 8 (7.77%) Retail
7 5 (4.85%) Games
8 4 (3.88%) Legal
9 3 (2.91%) Aerospace
10 2 (1.94%) Dutch Language
10 2 (1.94%) French Language
10 2 (1.94%) German Language
10 2 (1.94%) Investment Banking
10 2 (1.94%) Military
10 2 (1.94%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.97%) Local Government
11 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (10.68%) Analyst
2 9 (8.74%) Architect
2 9 (8.74%) Consultant
3 8 (7.77%) Test Leader
4 7 (6.80%) Development Manager
4 7 (6.80%) Network Engineer
4 7 (6.80%) Project Manager
4 7 (6.80%) Software Engineer
5 6 (5.83%) Developer
5 6 (5.83%) Software Development Manager
5 6 (5.83%) Software Manager
6 5 (4.85%) Administrator
6 5 (4.85%) CRM Consultant
6 5 (4.85%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (4.85%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (4.85%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (3.88%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (3.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (3.88%) IT Manager
7 4 (3.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.83%) CSS
1 6 (5.83%) HTML
2 4 (3.88%) .NET
2 4 (3.88%) Ajax
2 4 (3.88%) CSS3
2 4 (3.88%) HTML5
2 4 (3.88%) Spring
3 3 (2.91%) AngularJS
3 3 (2.91%) Ember.js
3 3 (2.91%) Hibernate
3 3 (2.91%) jQuery
3 3 (2.91%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (2.91%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (1.94%) 802.1X
4 2 (1.94%) Web Services
5 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.97%) ISPF
5 1 (0.97%) J2EE
5 1 (0.97%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.80%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.83%) Algorithms
3 6 (5.83%) Data Structures
3 6 (5.83%) Digital Media
4 5 (4.85%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.91%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.91%) Economics
5 3 (2.91%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.91%) Psychology
5 3 (2.91%) Statistics
5 3 (2.91%) User Experience
6 2 (1.94%) CCTV
6 2 (1.94%) LIMS
6 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.97%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.97%) Physics
7 1 (0.97%) SCADA
7 1 (0.97%) VHDL
7 1 (0.97%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.74%) Windows
2 7 (6.80%) Linux
3 6 (5.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (4.85%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.88%) Unix
5 4 (3.88%) VxWorks
6 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.94%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.94%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.97%) Android
8 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.18%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (23.30%) Programme Management
3 22 (21.36%) Digital Marketing
4 20 (19.42%) Project Management
5 17 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (15.53%) Software Engineering
7 15 (14.56%) ITIL
8 12 (11.65%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (8.74%) Line Management
10 8 (7.77%) Project Planning
10 8 (7.77%) Test Scripting
11 7 (6.80%) CRM
11 7 (6.80%) Regression Testing
11 7 (6.80%) Software Testing
11 7 (6.80%) System Testing
12 6 (5.83%) Agile Project Management
12 6 (5.83%) Analytics
12 6 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (5.83%) PRINCE2
12 6 (5.83%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.65%) JavaScript
2 11 (10.68%) Java
3 7 (6.80%) C++
3 7 (6.80%) SQL
4 6 (5.83%) MATLAB
5 4 (3.88%) Ruby
6 3 (2.91%) C
6 3 (2.91%) R
6 3 (2.91%) VBA
7 2 (1.94%) Python
8 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.97%) C#
8 1 (0.97%) Perl
8 1 (0.97%) PHP
8 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (28.16%) Degree
2 11 (10.68%) Security Cleared
3 9 (8.74%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.85%) CCNP
4 5 (4.85%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.88%) CCNA
6 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.94%) CCDA
7 2 (1.94%) CCDP
7 2 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.97%) CISA
8 1 (0.97%) CISSP
8 1 (0.97%) ISEB
8 1 (0.97%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.97%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.97%) MCITP
8 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.97%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.83%) SLA
2 3 (2.91%) COBIT
3 1 (0.97%) COSHH
3 1 (0.97%) QA
3 1 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (5.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.88%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.97%) Docker
3 1 (0.97%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (2.91%) SCCM
2 2 (1.94%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.97%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.97%) Mesos
3 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (21.36%) Microsoft
1 22 (21.36%) SAP
2 17 (16.50%) Cisco
3 6 (5.83%) VMware
4 5 (4.85%) Citrix
5 4 (3.88%) Google
5 4 (3.88%) Juniper
6 3 (2.91%) Adobe
6 3 (2.91%) F5
6 3 (2.91%) Fortinet
7 2 (1.94%) Aruba
7 2 (1.94%) BT
7 2 (1.94%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.94%) EMC
7 2 (1.94%) Minitab
7 2 (1.94%) Motorola
7 2 (1.94%) Nortel
7 2 (1.94%) Oracle
7 2 (1.94%) Palo Alto
7 2 (1.94%) Veeam
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