The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 117 63 80
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +17
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 61 118 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.51% 3.79% 2.39%
As % of the General category 3.70% 8.57% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 40 54 53
Average salary £37,250 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.47% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,100 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
General Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1648 1377 1306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.69% 44.19% 37.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1015 741 896
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 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Telecoms
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -20 26 £40,000 -15.78% 7
Glasgow -39 20 £37,500 +8.30% 4
Stirling - 5 £37,000 -
Dundee +4 2 £24,000 -
Renfrewshire +3 2 £27,500 -
Aberdeen +2 2 £51,000 +77.39% 1
Highlands +7 1 £32,500 +49.42%
North Lanarkshire -5 1 £95,000 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £32,500 -
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 £32,500 -
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 61 (41.22%) Finance
2 44 (29.73%) Windows
3 35 (23.65%) SQL Server
4 32 (21.62%) Retail
4 32 (21.62%) Security Cleared
5 31 (20.95%) Project Management
6 30 (20.27%) Fujitsu
7 29 (19.59%) Degree
7 29 (19.59%) ITIL
8 28 (18.92%) C#
9 27 (18.24%) .NET
10 26 (17.57%) Microsoft
11 20 (13.51%) Cisco
11 20 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (12.84%) Citrix
12 19 (12.84%) Windows Server 2003
13 18 (12.16%) WAN
13 18 (12.16%) .NET Framework
13 18 (12.16%) SQL Server 2008
14 17 (11.49%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (11.49%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (11.49%) WCF
14 17 (11.49%) jQuery
14 17 (11.49%) VMware
14 17 (11.49%) MVC
14 17 (11.49%) MS Excel
14 17 (11.49%) ASP.NET
15 16 (10.81%) Symantec
16 15 (10.14%) PRINCE2
16 15 (10.14%) Management Information System

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (8.78%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (4.05%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (4.05%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (2.70%) CMS
5 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.68%) Lync
6 1 (0.68%) Apache
6 1 (0.68%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.68%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 17 (11.49%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.43%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) SAP BPC
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.16%) WAN
2 14 (9.46%) VoIP
3 13 (8.78%) PBX
4 12 (8.11%) TCP/IP
4 12 (8.11%) DNS
5 10 (6.76%) VPN
5 10 (6.76%) Wireless
6 9 (6.08%) Internet
7 8 (5.41%) LAN
7 8 (5.41%) IP Telephony
7 8 (5.41%) Firewall
8 7 (4.73%) SMTP
8 7 (4.73%) CTI
9 6 (4.05%) DHCP
9 6 (4.05%) VSAT
10 4 (2.70%) MPLS
10 4 (2.70%) OSPF
11 3 (2.03%) SHDSL
11 3 (2.03%) ADSL
11 3 (2.03%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (23.65%) SQL Server
2 18 (12.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.41%) MS Access
4 6 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (3.38%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.35%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.68%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.70%) Subversion
2 4 (2.70%) NUnit
2 4 (2.70%) Mercurial
2 4 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.70%) MSTest
2 4 (2.70%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (2.70%) Moq
3 3 (2.03%) Fiddler
4 2 (1.35%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.35%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.68%) Selenium
5 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.68%) WinRunner
General
1 61 (41.22%) Finance
2 32 (21.62%) Retail
3 10 (6.76%) Marketing
4 9 (6.08%) Banking
5 8 (5.41%) Automotive
6 5 (3.38%) Local Government
6 5 (3.38%) Billing
6 5 (3.38%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.38%) Electronics
7 4 (2.70%) Aerospace
8 3 (2.03%) Dutch Language
8 3 (2.03%) French Language
8 3 (2.03%) German Language
8 3 (2.03%) Advertising
9 2 (1.35%) Military
10 1 (0.68%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 20 (13.51%) Project Manager
2 19 (12.84%) Developer
2 19 (12.84%) Analyst
3 18 (12.16%) .NET Developer
4 12 (8.11%) Consultant
5 8 (5.41%) Citrix Engineer
5 8 (5.41%) Support Analyst
6 6 (4.05%) Network Engineer
6 6 (4.05%) Desktop Support
6 6 (4.05%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 6 (4.05%) Desktop Analyst
6 6 (4.05%) Telecoms Analyst
7 5 (3.38%) Service Manager
7 5 (3.38%) Support Engineer
7 5 (3.38%) Software Engineer
8 4 (2.70%) Programme Manager
8 4 (2.70%) Field Engineer
8 4 (2.70%) Technical Project Manager
8 4 (2.70%) Security Consultant
8 4 (2.70%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (18.24%) .NET
2 18 (12.16%) .NET Framework
3 17 (11.49%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (11.49%) WCF
3 17 (11.49%) jQuery
3 17 (11.49%) ASP.NET
4 14 (9.46%) HTML
5 13 (8.78%) Ajax
6 9 (6.08%) XML
7 4 (2.70%) Web Services
7 4 (2.70%) J2EE
7 4 (2.70%) WinForms
7 4 (2.70%) NHibernate
7 4 (2.70%) LINQ
7 4 (2.70%) WPF
7 4 (2.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (2.70%) Ninject
7 4 (2.70%) StructureMap
7 4 (2.70%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (1.35%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.14%) Management Information System
2 8 (5.41%) CLARiiON
3 6 (4.05%) Replication
3 6 (4.05%) IVR
3 6 (4.05%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (4.05%) iPad
4 5 (3.38%) Smartphone
4 5 (3.38%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.38%) Handset
5 4 (2.70%) Thin Client
5 4 (2.70%) PMI
5 4 (2.70%) CESG
5 4 (2.70%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.70%) RMADS
5 4 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.03%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (2.03%) SCADA
7 2 (1.35%) Clustering
7 2 (1.35%) CMDB
8 1 (0.68%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 44 (29.73%) Windows
2 20 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (12.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (10.14%) Windows 7
5 10 (6.76%) UNIX
6 7 (4.73%) Windows XP
7 6 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.70%) Linux
8 4 (2.70%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.95%) Project Management
2 29 (19.59%) ITIL
3 17 (11.49%) MVC
4 15 (10.14%) PRINCE2
4 15 (10.14%) Service Management
5 14 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (8.78%) OOD
6 13 (8.78%) Software Testing
6 13 (8.78%) Software Engineering
7 10 (6.76%) Service Delivery
8 9 (6.08%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (4.73%) B2B
10 6 (4.05%) Change Management
10 6 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (4.05%) Business Development
11 5 (3.38%) Product Marketing
11 5 (3.38%) Use Case
11 5 (3.38%) Information Security
11 5 (3.38%) Migration
11 5 (3.38%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 28 (18.92%) C#
2 14 (9.46%) PowerShell
3 13 (8.78%) VB.NET
4 11 (7.43%) C++
5 10 (6.76%) Perl
5 10 (6.76%) C
6 8 (5.41%) Java
7 5 (3.38%) VBScript
7 5 (3.38%) Python
8 4 (2.70%) VB
9 2 (1.35%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.35%) SQL
9 2 (1.35%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (21.62%) Security Cleared
2 29 (19.59%) Degree
3 12 (8.11%) SC Cleared
4 8 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (3.38%) PMI Certification
5 5 (3.38%) CISSP
5 5 (3.38%) CCNA
6 4 (2.70%) HNC
6 4 (2.70%) HND
6 4 (2.70%) CISA
6 4 (2.70%) CISM
7 3 (2.03%) GIAC
8 2 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.35%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.68%) CCIE
9 1 (0.68%) CCNP
9 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.68%) ISEB
9 1 (0.68%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.78%) SLA
2 4 (2.70%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 17 (11.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (9.46%) XenApp
2 14 (9.46%) vSphere
3 13 (8.78%) XenDesktop
4 12 (8.11%) Active Directory
5 9 (6.08%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (4.05%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.35%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (8.11%) SCOM
2 8 (5.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (4.05%) Backup Exec
4 4 (2.70%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.35%) WSUS
5 2 (1.35%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (1.35%) SCCM
5 2 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.68%) OpenView
Vendors
1 30 (20.27%) Fujitsu
2 26 (17.57%) Microsoft
3 20 (13.51%) Cisco
4 19 (12.84%) Citrix
5 17 (11.49%) VMware
6 16 (10.81%) Symantec
7 11 (7.43%) Avaya
8 10 (6.76%) HP
9 8 (5.41%) NetApp
9 8 (5.41%) EMC
10 6 (4.05%) McAfee
10 6 (4.05%) IBM
10 6 (4.05%) Kaspersky
11 5 (3.38%) Verint
11 5 (3.38%) AppSense
11 5 (3.38%) BT
12 4 (2.70%) Juniper
13 3 (2.03%) Fortinet
14 2 (1.35%) Remedy
14 2 (1.35%) CheckPoint
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, flexible benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Scotland
People Source Consulting
Salary: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
ITHR 752
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £72000 per annum + Car, Pension, bonus (20%), etc
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
BitWise Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
BitWise Limited
Posted: 23 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £16000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Posted: 24 days ago