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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 85 79 60
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -19
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 78 94 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.51% 2.89% 3.53%
As % of the General category 5.22% 6.28% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 62 44 58
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £28,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,700 £60,750
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
1495 1496 1311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 48.06% 45.93% 42.10%
Number of salaries quoted 915 918 909
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,589 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,050 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +22 37 £39,000 +8.33% 14
Edinburgh -26 28 £45,000 +12.50% 13
Aberdeen +4 5 £36,000 -15.29% 2
Stirling - 1 - -
Midlothian - 1 £45,000 - 2
Renfrewshire - 1 £40,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £27,500 -
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 78 (55.32%) Finance
2 42 (29.79%) Banking
3 41 (29.08%) SQL
4 34 (24.11%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (22.70%) Linux
6 29 (20.57%) Degree
7 27 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (18.44%) Windows
9 25 (17.73%) SAP
10 23 (16.31%) SQL Server
10 23 (16.31%) Project Management
10 23 (16.31%) Python
11 22 (15.60%) WAN
11 22 (15.60%) Retail
12 19 (13.48%) Marketing
12 19 (13.48%) LAN
12 19 (13.48%) C#
13 18 (12.77%) Java
13 18 (12.77%) .NET
14 17 (12.06%) Programme Management
14 17 (12.06%) Digital Marketing
14 17 (12.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 17 (12.06%) Manufacturing
14 17 (12.06%) Electronics
15 16 (11.35%) TDD
15 16 (11.35%) DTV
15 16 (11.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 15 (10.64%) ITIL
16 15 (10.64%) PRINCE2
17 14 (9.93%) VMware

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (9.22%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.96%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.55%) IIS
3 5 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (2.84%) SAS
5 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.42%) Apache
6 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.71%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (9.93%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.38%) MS Office
3 2 (1.42%) MS Project
3 2 (1.42%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.42%) SPSS
4 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.71%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (11.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.71%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.55%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (15.60%) WAN
2 19 (13.48%) LAN
3 14 (9.93%) Firewall
4 9 (6.38%) Wireless
5 8 (5.67%) SAN
6 7 (4.96%) TCP/IP
6 7 (4.96%) DNS
7 6 (4.26%) VPN
8 5 (3.55%) MPLS
8 5 (3.55%) VLAN
9 4 (2.84%) DHCP
9 4 (2.84%) IP Telephony
9 4 (2.84%) Unified Communications
10 3 (2.13%) VoIP
11 2 (1.42%) WLAN
11 2 (1.42%) PBX
11 2 (1.42%) Broadband
11 2 (1.42%) MGCP
11 2 (1.42%) RTP
11 2 (1.42%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (16.31%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (7.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (7.09%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (3.55%) Snowflake Schema
5 5 (3.55%) Star Schema
6 4 (2.84%) DTS
7 3 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.71%) Big Data
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.71%) QlikView
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.42%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (1.42%) Selenium
3 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
General
1 78 (55.32%) Finance
2 42 (29.79%) Banking
3 22 (15.60%) Retail
4 19 (13.48%) Marketing
5 17 (12.06%) Manufacturing
5 17 (12.06%) Electronics
6 11 (7.80%) Games
7 6 (4.26%) Advertising
8 5 (3.55%) Billing
9 2 (1.42%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.71%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.71%) Back Office
10 1 (0.71%) Legal
10 1 (0.71%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.71%) French Language
10 1 (0.71%) German Language
10 1 (0.71%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.71%) Korean Language
10 1 (0.71%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.71%) Thai Language
Job Titles
1 32 (22.70%) Developer
2 20 (14.18%) Project Manager
3 11 (7.80%) Analyst
3 11 (7.80%) Consultant
4 10 (7.09%) Support Specialist
5 8 (5.67%) Senior Consultant
6 7 (4.96%) Software Developer
6 7 (4.96%) Architect
6 7 (4.96%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 7 (4.96%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 7 (4.96%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
7 6 (4.26%) Python Developer
7 6 (4.26%) Debt Manager
8 5 (3.55%) C# Developer
8 5 (3.55%) SQL DBA
8 5 (3.55%) QA Engineer
8 5 (3.55%) Telecoms Engineer
8 5 (3.55%) ETL Developer
8 5 (3.55%) Development Specialist
8 5 (3.55%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.77%) .NET
2 14 (9.93%) XML
3 12 (8.51%) Web Services
4 8 (5.67%) .NET Framework
5 6 (4.26%) WCF
5 6 (4.26%) CSS
6 5 (3.55%) HTML
6 5 (3.55%) LINQ
6 5 (3.55%) jQuery
6 5 (3.55%) WebSockets
7 4 (2.84%) SOAP
7 4 (2.84%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.42%) COM
8 2 (1.42%) XSLT
9 1 (0.71%) EDI
9 1 (0.71%) JSON
9 1 (0.71%) Apache FOP
9 1 (0.71%) JGroups
9 1 (0.71%) AppFabric
9 1 (0.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.35%) DTV
2 14 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.13%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.13%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.42%) Psychology
4 2 (1.42%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.42%) Economics
4 2 (1.42%) PDA
4 2 (1.42%) Statistics
4 2 (1.42%) Open Source
4 2 (1.42%) Handset
4 2 (1.42%) Replication
4 2 (1.42%) Clustering
4 2 (1.42%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (1.42%) User Experience
5 1 (0.71%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.71%) IVR
5 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.71%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (22.70%) Linux
2 26 (18.44%) Windows
3 14 (9.93%) UNIX
4 9 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (5.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (4.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.13%) CentOS
7 3 (2.13%) SUSE
8 1 (0.71%) Fedora
8 1 (0.71%) Solaris
8 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.11%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (16.31%) Project Management
4 17 (12.06%) Programme Management
4 17 (12.06%) Digital Marketing
5 16 (11.35%) TDD
6 15 (10.64%) ITIL
6 15 (10.64%) PRINCE2
7 11 (7.80%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (5.67%) CRM
8 8 (5.67%) ETL
9 7 (4.96%) Data Modelling
9 7 (4.96%) Scrum
9 7 (4.96%) Regression Testing
9 7 (4.96%) Multithreading
9 7 (4.96%) Incident Management
9 7 (4.96%) Waterfall
9 7 (4.96%) Test Scripting
10 6 (4.26%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (4.26%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 41 (29.08%) SQL
2 23 (16.31%) Python
3 19 (13.48%) C#
4 18 (12.77%) Java
5 13 (9.22%) JavaScript
6 11 (7.80%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.26%) PHP
8 5 (3.55%) Shell Script
8 5 (3.55%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.13%) R
9 3 (2.13%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.13%) Ruby
9 3 (2.13%) C
9 3 (2.13%) VB
10 2 (1.42%) XPath
10 2 (1.42%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.42%) XQuery
11 1 (0.71%) Korn
11 1 (0.71%) VBA
11 1 (0.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (20.57%) Degree
2 9 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (5.67%) CCNA
4 7 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (4.26%) MCSE
6 5 (3.55%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.55%) APMP
7 4 (2.84%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.84%) PMP
7 4 (2.84%) PMI Certification
7 4 (2.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.42%) MCITP
9 2 (1.42%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.42%) ISEB
9 2 (1.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.71%) MCSA
10 1 (0.71%) HNC
10 1 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.22%) QA
2 7 (4.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.96%) SLA
3 1 (0.71%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 14 (9.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.96%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.13%) vSphere
5 2 (1.42%) XenApp
6 1 (0.71%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.71%) KVM
6 1 (0.71%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 3 (2.13%) Nagios
1 3 (2.13%) Munin
1 3 (2.13%) Puppet
1 3 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.13%) Graphite
2 2 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.42%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.71%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.71%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (0.71%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 25 (17.73%) SAP
2 14 (9.93%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.93%) VMware
3 12 (8.51%) Cisco
4 7 (4.96%) Oracle
5 6 (4.26%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.55%) HP
6 5 (3.55%) Citrix
6 5 (3.55%) Avaya
7 4 (2.84%) Symantec
7 4 (2.84%) Sophos
8 2 (1.42%) Verint
8 2 (1.42%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.71%) Genesys
9 1 (0.71%) CommVault
9 1 (0.71%) Informatica
9 1 (0.71%) Sage
9 1 (0.71%) Adobe
9 1 (0.71%) Mitel
9 1 (0.71%) Fortinet
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