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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 107 61 119
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +58
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 50 104 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.75% 3.32% 1.54%
As % of the General category 3.72% 6.77% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 35 87 44
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +28.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £119,300 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
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
1343 1537 1664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 46.88% 49.00% 41.43%
Number of salaries quoted 723 943 1024
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £61,500
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 5 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 5 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 -25 30 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Glasgow -49 10 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Argyll and Bute - 4 £52,500 -
West Lothian +1 2 - -
Fife +6 1 - -
Dundee - 1 £30,000 -
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 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 52 (44.44%) Finance
2 35 (29.91%) Degree
3 34 (29.06%) Marketing
3 34 (29.06%) Banking
4 31 (26.50%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (25.64%) Programme Management
6 29 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (23.93%) Manufacturing
8 27 (23.08%) Electronics
9 25 (21.37%) SAP
9 25 (21.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 25 (21.37%) Digital Marketing
10 18 (15.38%) Java
10 18 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (14.53%) Microsoft
11 17 (14.53%) Software Engineering
12 16 (13.68%) Cisco
12 16 (13.68%) JavaScript
12 16 (13.68%) Project Management
13 14 (11.97%) ITIL
14 13 (11.11%) WAN
14 13 (11.11%) Security Cleared
15 12 (10.26%) Python
15 12 (10.26%) Firewall
15 12 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
16 11 (9.40%) LAN
16 11 (9.40%) Test Scripting
17 10 (8.55%) Network Security
17 10 (8.55%) SQL
17 10 (8.55%) Regression Testing

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 (4.27%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.42%) SAS
3 3 (2.56%) Node.js
4 2 (1.71%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.85%) Drupal
5 1 (0.85%) FileNet
5 1 (0.85%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.42%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.42%) MS Office
2 3 (2.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 25 (21.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (4.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.56%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (0.85%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.84%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.27%) Yammer
3 3 (2.56%) Google Analytics
3 3 (2.56%) SaaS
3 3 (2.56%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.11%) WAN
2 12 (10.26%) Firewall
3 11 (9.40%) LAN
4 10 (8.55%) Network Security
4 10 (8.55%) Wireless
5 6 (5.13%) BGP
5 6 (5.13%) DNS
5 6 (5.13%) TCP/IP
5 6 (5.13%) VoIP
6 5 (4.27%) DHCP
6 5 (4.27%) OSPF
6 5 (4.27%) WLAN
7 4 (3.42%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (3.42%) Ethernet
7 4 (3.42%) IPsec
7 4 (3.42%) TETRA
7 4 (3.42%) VPN
7 4 (3.42%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (2.56%) MPLS
8 3 (2.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.56%) Big Data
1 3 (2.56%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.71%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.85%) Base SAS
3 1 (0.85%) GIS
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (0.85%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (3.42%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (2.56%) Ant
2 3 (2.56%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.56%) Selenium
2 3 (2.56%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.71%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.71%) Maven
3 2 (1.71%) Subversion
General
1 52 (44.44%) Finance
2 34 (29.06%) Banking
2 34 (29.06%) Marketing
3 28 (23.93%) Manufacturing
4 27 (23.08%) Electronics
5 6 (5.13%) Retail
6 3 (2.56%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.56%) Legal
6 3 (2.56%) Military
7 2 (1.71%) Dutch Language
7 2 (1.71%) French Language
7 2 (1.71%) Games
7 2 (1.71%) German Language
7 2 (1.71%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.71%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.85%) Billing
8 1 (0.85%) Local Government
8 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (13.68%) Analyst
2 11 (9.40%) Consultant
2 11 (9.40%) Software Engineer
3 10 (8.55%) Architect
4 8 (6.84%) Test Leader
5 7 (5.98%) Developer
5 7 (5.98%) Development Manager
5 7 (5.98%) Network Engineer
5 7 (5.98%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (5.13%) Agile Business Analyst
6 6 (5.13%) Business Analyst
6 6 (5.13%) Software Development Manager
6 6 (5.13%) Software Manager
7 5 (4.27%) CRM Consultant
7 5 (4.27%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (3.42%) Telecoms Engineer
8 4 (3.42%) Web Developer
9 3 (2.56%) Lead Designer
9 3 (2.56%) Support Engineer
9 3 (2.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.84%) Web Services
2 5 (4.27%) .NET
2 5 (4.27%) CSS
2 5 (4.27%) HTML
3 4 (3.42%) Ajax
4 3 (2.56%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.56%) CSS3
4 3 (2.56%) Ember.js
4 3 (2.56%) HTML5
4 3 (2.56%) J2EE
4 3 (2.56%) jQuery
4 3 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (2.56%) Spring
5 2 (1.71%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.85%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.85%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.98%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.98%) Digital Media
3 6 (5.13%) Algorithms
3 6 (5.13%) Data Structures
4 5 (4.27%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.42%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.56%) Economics
6 3 (2.56%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.56%) Psychology
6 3 (2.56%) Statistics
6 3 (2.56%) User Experience
7 2 (1.71%) CCTV
7 2 (1.71%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.71%) Pricing Data
8 1 (0.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.85%) Physics
8 1 (0.85%) SCADA
8 1 (0.85%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.69%) Linux
1 9 (7.69%) Windows
2 6 (5.13%) Unix
3 5 (4.27%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.42%) VxWorks
5 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.71%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.71%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.50%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (25.64%) Programme Management
3 29 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (21.37%) Digital Marketing
5 17 (14.53%) Software Engineering
6 16 (13.68%) Project Management
7 14 (11.97%) ITIL
8 12 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (9.40%) Test Scripting
10 10 (8.55%) Regression Testing
11 9 (7.69%) Line Management
11 9 (7.69%) Project Planning
12 8 (6.84%) CRM
12 8 (6.84%) E-Commerce
12 8 (6.84%) Scrum
13 7 (5.98%) Software Testing
13 7 (5.98%) System Testing
13 7 (5.98%) Web Development
14 6 (5.13%) Agile Project Management
14 6 (5.13%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.38%) Java
2 16 (13.68%) JavaScript
3 12 (10.26%) Python
4 10 (8.55%) SQL
5 8 (6.84%) C++
6 7 (5.98%) MATLAB
7 4 (3.42%) C
8 3 (2.56%) R
8 3 (2.56%) Ruby
8 3 (2.56%) VBA
9 2 (1.71%) PHP
10 1 (0.85%) C#
10 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (29.91%) Degree
2 13 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 9 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.27%) CCNP
4 5 (4.27%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.42%) CCNA
6 2 (1.71%) CCDA
6 2 (1.71%) CCDP
6 2 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.85%) CISA
7 1 (0.85%) CISSP
7 1 (0.85%) ISEB
7 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.85%) MCITP
7 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) SLA
2 3 (2.56%) COBIT
2 3 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.56%) Puppet
1 3 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (21.37%) SAP
2 17 (14.53%) Microsoft
3 16 (13.68%) Cisco
4 4 (3.42%) Google
4 4 (3.42%) Juniper
5 3 (2.56%) Adobe
5 3 (2.56%) Aruba
5 3 (2.56%) F5
5 3 (2.56%) Fortinet
5 3 (2.56%) Minitab
5 3 (2.56%) Oracle
5 3 (2.56%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (2.56%) VMware
6 2 (1.71%) BT
6 2 (1.71%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.71%) Motorola
6 2 (1.71%) Nortel
6 2 (1.71%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.85%) Facebook
7 1 (0.85%) Ipanema Technologies
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