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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 88 83 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -31
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 74 87 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.30% 2.65% 3.91%
As % of the General category 4.79% 5.80% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 56 38 64
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
1545 1499 1312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 48.07% 45.66% 41.68%
Number of salaries quoted 916 928 907
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 November 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Scotland

Telecoms
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +28 43 £42,500 +12.58% 5
Edinburgh -31 24 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Aberdeen +4 2 £40,500 +8.00%
Renfrewshire - 1 £40,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £27,500 - 2
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 75 (56.39%) Finance
2 43 (32.33%) SQL
3 32 (24.06%) Banking
4 31 (23.31%) SAP
4 31 (23.31%) Business Intelligence
5 29 (21.80%) Linux
5 29 (21.80%) Degree
6 28 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (20.30%) Windows
8 25 (18.80%) SQL Server
8 25 (18.80%) Marketing
9 24 (18.05%) Retail
10 23 (17.29%) Electronics
10 23 (17.29%) Manufacturing
10 23 (17.29%) Programme Management
10 23 (17.29%) Digital Marketing
11 22 (16.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 22 (16.54%) .NET
11 22 (16.54%) ITIL
11 22 (16.54%) DTV
12 20 (15.04%) WAN
13 19 (14.29%) C#
14 18 (13.53%) Python
15 17 (12.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 16 (12.03%) UNIX
16 16 (12.03%) LAN
16 16 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
17 15 (11.28%) Project Management
17 15 (11.28%) Java
17 15 (11.28%) XML

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (9.77%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.76%) IIS
4 4 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.26%) Apache
5 3 (2.26%) SAS
6 2 (1.50%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.75%) Lync
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.75%) CMS
7 1 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (9.77%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.51%) MS Office
3 2 (1.50%) MS Project
3 2 (1.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.75%) SPSS
4 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.75%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (16.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (3.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.75%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.01%) Office 365
3 2 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.04%) WAN
2 16 (12.03%) LAN
3 12 (9.02%) Firewall
4 9 (6.77%) SAN
5 8 (6.02%) IP Telephony
6 7 (5.26%) DNS
7 5 (3.76%) Intranet
7 5 (3.76%) TCP/IP
8 4 (3.01%) VPN
8 4 (3.01%) MPLS
8 4 (3.01%) DHCP
8 4 (3.01%) Wireless
9 3 (2.26%) VLAN
10 2 (1.50%) H.323
10 2 (1.50%) MGCP
10 2 (1.50%) RTP
10 2 (1.50%) SS7
10 2 (1.50%) Broadband
10 2 (1.50%) VoIP
10 2 (1.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.80%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (7.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (3.76%) DTS
6 5 (3.76%) Snowflake Schema
6 5 (3.76%) Star Schema
7 3 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.50%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.75%) Big Data
9 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.75%) QlikView
9 1 (0.75%) MySQL
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.01%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (3.01%) Selenium
3 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
General
1 75 (56.39%) Finance
2 32 (24.06%) Banking
3 25 (18.80%) Marketing
4 24 (18.05%) Retail
5 23 (17.29%) Manufacturing
5 23 (17.29%) Electronics
6 7 (5.26%) Games
7 5 (3.76%) Billing
7 5 (3.76%) Advertising
8 2 (1.50%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.75%) Back Office
9 1 (0.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (20.30%) Developer
2 16 (12.03%) Analyst
3 13 (9.77%) Project Manager
4 11 (8.27%) Consultant
5 10 (7.52%) Support Specialist
6 8 (6.02%) Senior Consultant
7 7 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 7 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 7 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
8 6 (4.51%) Debt Manager
8 6 (4.51%) Architect
8 6 (4.51%) Support Analyst
8 6 (4.51%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.76%) DBA
9 5 (3.76%) Development Specialist
9 5 (3.76%) ETL Developer
9 5 (3.76%) C# Developer
9 5 (3.76%) SQL DBA
9 5 (3.76%) Service Desk Engineer
10 4 (3.01%) Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.54%) .NET
2 15 (11.28%) XML
3 8 (6.02%) .NET Framework
4 7 (5.26%) Web Services
4 7 (5.26%) CSS
5 6 (4.51%) HTML
5 6 (4.51%) WCF
6 5 (3.76%) LINQ
6 5 (3.76%) jQuery
6 5 (3.76%) SOAP
7 4 (3.01%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.50%) COM
8 2 (1.50%) XSLT
8 2 (1.50%) WebSockets
9 1 (0.75%) EDI
9 1 (0.75%) JSON
9 1 (0.75%) Apache FOP
9 1 (0.75%) JGroups
9 1 (0.75%) AppFabric
9 1 (0.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.54%) DTV
2 16 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.02%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.76%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.76%) Open Source
4 5 (3.76%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.26%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.50%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.50%) User Experience
6 2 (1.50%) PDA
6 2 (1.50%) Handset
6 2 (1.50%) Replication
6 2 (1.50%) Clustering
7 1 (0.75%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.75%) IVR
7 1 (0.75%) Economics
7 1 (0.75%) Statistics
7 1 (0.75%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 29 (21.80%) Linux
2 27 (20.30%) Windows
3 16 (12.03%) UNIX
4 9 (6.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.26%) CentOS
7 3 (2.26%) SUSE
8 2 (1.50%) Solaris
9 1 (0.75%) HPUX
9 1 (0.75%) Fedora
9 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.31%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (17.29%) Programme Management
3 23 (17.29%) Digital Marketing
4 22 (16.54%) ITIL
5 15 (11.28%) Project Management
6 14 (10.53%) Incident Management
7 11 (8.27%) Coaching
8 10 (7.52%) TDD
9 9 (6.77%) PRINCE2
9 9 (6.77%) Waterfall
10 8 (6.02%) Test Scripting
10 8 (6.02%) ETL
10 8 (6.02%) Regression Testing
11 7 (5.26%) Software Engineering
11 7 (5.26%) CRM
11 7 (5.26%) Data Modelling
11 7 (5.26%) Workforce Management Optimization
12 6 (4.51%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (4.51%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (32.33%) SQL
2 19 (14.29%) C#
3 18 (13.53%) Python
4 15 (11.28%) Java
5 12 (9.02%) T-SQL
6 10 (7.52%) JavaScript
6 10 (7.52%) Bash Shell
7 8 (6.02%) Shell Script
8 5 (3.76%) PHP
9 4 (3.01%) C
9 4 (3.01%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.26%) VB
11 2 (1.50%) XPath
11 2 (1.50%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.50%) XQuery
11 2 (1.50%) R
12 1 (0.75%) Ruby
12 1 (0.75%) Korn
12 1 (0.75%) VBA
12 1 (0.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (21.80%) Degree
2 8 (6.02%) CCNA
2 8 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.76%) MCSE
4 5 (3.76%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (3.01%) ISEB
5 4 (3.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (3.01%) ISTQB
5 4 (3.01%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.26%) Postgraduate
7 2 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.50%) PMP
7 2 (1.50%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.50%) APMP
8 1 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.75%) HNC
8 1 (0.75%) MCSA
8 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.02%) QA
2 9 (6.77%) SLA
3 7 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.75%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 13 (9.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.02%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.51%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.50%) XenApp
4 2 (1.50%) vSphere
5 1 (0.75%) KVM
5 1 (0.75%) RHEV
5 1 (0.75%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.75%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 4 (3.01%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.50%) Puppet
2 2 (1.50%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.75%) SCCM
3 1 (0.75%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.75%) Munin
3 1 (0.75%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.75%) Nagios
3 1 (0.75%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 31 (23.31%) SAP
2 14 (10.53%) VMware
3 11 (8.27%) Cisco
3 11 (8.27%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.77%) Avaya
5 7 (5.26%) Oracle
5 7 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 6 (4.51%) Verint
6 6 (4.51%) HP
7 4 (3.01%) Citrix
7 4 (3.01%) Symantec
7 4 (3.01%) Sophos
8 3 (2.26%) FrontRange
9 2 (1.50%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.75%) Adobe
10 1 (0.75%) Perforce
10 1 (0.75%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.75%) Genesys
10 1 (0.75%) CommVault
10 1 (0.75%) Informatica
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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