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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 132 89 94
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +5
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 38 77 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.03% 2.38% 1.99%
As % of the General category 2.30% 5.51% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 34 46 37
Average salary £34,250 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.86% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £27,250 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -8.04%
General Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1651 1398 1253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 44.94% 43.24% 40.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1074 871 812
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -4 23 £32,000 - 6
Edinburgh -27 12 £50,000 +40.84% 3
Aberdeen +6 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 48 (48.00%) Finance
2 25 (25.00%) Degree
3 21 (21.00%) Windows
4 19 (19.00%) ITIL
5 18 (18.00%) Marketing
6 17 (17.00%) Project Management
7 15 (15.00%) WAN
7 15 (15.00%) Software Engineering
8 14 (14.00%) Retail
9 13 (13.00%) Manufacturing
9 13 (13.00%) C
9 13 (13.00%) Java
9 13 (13.00%) .NET
10 12 (12.00%) SQL
10 12 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (12.00%) Linux
10 12 (12.00%) Banking
11 11 (11.00%) Incident Management
11 11 (11.00%) Programme Management
11 11 (11.00%) Electronics
11 11 (11.00%) UNIX
11 11 (11.00%) C#
11 11 (11.00%) C++
11 11 (11.00%) SAP
11 11 (11.00%) Microsoft
11 11 (11.00%) SLA
11 11 (11.00%) Digital Marketing
12 10 (10.00%) Security Cleared
12 10 (10.00%) Verint
12 10 (10.00%) Avaya

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 7 (7.00%) Apache
2 5 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.00%) CMS
4 3 (3.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.00%) Lync
5 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.00%) IIS
5 2 (2.00%) SAS
6 1 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (9.00%) MS Office
2 7 (7.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.00%) MS Project
3 2 (2.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) SaaS
2 1 (1.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.00%) WAN
2 8 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (7.00%) LAN
4 6 (6.00%) IP Telephony
4 6 (6.00%) Wireless
5 5 (5.00%) Firewall
5 5 (5.00%) VoIP
5 5 (5.00%) VPN
5 5 (5.00%) Intranet
6 4 (4.00%) DNS
7 3 (3.00%) SHDSL
7 3 (3.00%) Ethernet
7 3 (3.00%) PBX
7 3 (3.00%) ADSL
7 3 (3.00%) SAN
7 3 (3.00%) SNMP
7 3 (3.00%) Internet
7 3 (3.00%) OSPF
7 3 (3.00%) BGP
8 2 (2.00%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.00%) MySQL
3 3 (3.00%) MS Access
4 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.00%) DTS
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.00%) QlikView
5 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (2.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.00%) Selenium
2 2 (2.00%) Subversion
3 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.00%) WinRunner
3 1 (1.00%) Fiddler
General
1 48 (48.00%) Finance
2 18 (18.00%) Marketing
3 14 (14.00%) Retail
4 13 (13.00%) Manufacturing
5 12 (12.00%) Banking
6 11 (11.00%) Electronics
7 8 (8.00%) Automotive
8 3 (3.00%) Aerospace
8 3 (3.00%) Billing
9 2 (2.00%) Local Government
9 2 (2.00%) Retail Banking
9 2 (2.00%) Investment Banking
9 2 (2.00%) Military
10 1 (1.00%) Advertising
10 1 (1.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (14.00%) Analyst
2 8 (8.00%) Developer
2 8 (8.00%) Support Engineer
3 7 (7.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 7 (7.00%) Technical Engineer
3 7 (7.00%) Technical Support
4 5 (5.00%) Network Engineer
4 5 (5.00%) Consultant
4 5 (5.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (5.00%) Service Desk Engineer
5 4 (4.00%) PHP Developer
5 4 (4.00%) Technical Manager
5 4 (4.00%) Software Engineer
5 4 (4.00%) Technical Project Manager
5 4 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 4 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (3.00%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (3.00%) Citrix Consultant
6 3 (3.00%) Business Development Manager
6 3 (3.00%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.00%) .NET
2 4 (4.00%) HTML
3 3 (3.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (3.00%) WCF
3 3 (3.00%) CSS
3 3 (3.00%) jQuery
4 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (2.00%) SOAP
4 2 (2.00%) Web Services
4 2 (2.00%) XML
4 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.00%) Ajax
5 1 (1.00%) LAMP
5 1 (1.00%) JSON
5 1 (1.00%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.00%) COM
5 1 (1.00%) XSL
5 1 (1.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (1.00%) REST
5 1 (1.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.00%) DTV
1 10 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (9.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.00%) Smartphone
4 3 (3.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.00%) Open Source
5 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.00%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.00%) Biometrics
5 2 (2.00%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.00%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.00%) Clustering
6 1 (1.00%) Replication
6 1 (1.00%) PKI
6 1 (1.00%) PDA
6 1 (1.00%) CMDB
6 1 (1.00%) iPad
6 1 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.00%) Windows
2 12 (12.00%) Linux
3 11 (11.00%) UNIX
4 7 (7.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (6.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.00%) CentOS
6 4 (4.00%) Apple iOS
6 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.00%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.00%) HPUX
9 1 (1.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.00%) ITIL
2 17 (17.00%) Project Management
3 15 (15.00%) Software Engineering
4 12 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (11.00%) Incident Management
5 11 (11.00%) Programme Management
5 11 (11.00%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 7 (7.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (6.00%) Change Management
9 5 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.00%) Information Security
9 5 (5.00%) Workforce Management Optimization
9 5 (5.00%) Use Case
9 5 (5.00%) Product Marketing
10 4 (4.00%) Test Scripting
10 4 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.00%) Transition Management
10 4 (4.00%) Business Development
10 4 (4.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.00%) C
1 13 (13.00%) Java
2 12 (12.00%) SQL
3 11 (11.00%) C#
3 11 (11.00%) C++
4 6 (6.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (5.00%) PHP
5 5 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.00%) VBScript
6 4 (4.00%) VB
7 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.00%) Perl
8 1 (1.00%) Python
8 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.00%) VBA
8 1 (1.00%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (25.00%) Degree
2 10 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (9.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.00%) CCNA
5 4 (4.00%) Postgraduate
6 3 (3.00%) GIAC
6 3 (3.00%) ISEB
7 2 (2.00%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.00%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.00%) MCSE
8 1 (1.00%) CISSP
8 1 (1.00%) CCIE
8 1 (1.00%) CCNP
8 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.00%) SLA
2 4 (4.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.00%) XenApp
3 4 (4.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.00%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.00%) DFS Replication
4 1 (1.00%) vSphere
4 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.00%) SCCM
2 3 (3.00%) SCOM
3 2 (2.00%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.00%) WSUS
4 1 (1.00%) OpenView
4 1 (1.00%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (1.00%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (1.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (11.00%) SAP
1 11 (11.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.00%) Verint
2 10 (10.00%) Avaya
3 9 (9.00%) Cisco
4 7 (7.00%) Fujitsu
4 7 (7.00%) HP
4 7 (7.00%) Citrix
5 6 (6.00%) VMware
6 5 (5.00%) BT
7 4 (4.00%) FrontRange
7 4 (4.00%) AppSense
8 3 (3.00%) Oracle
8 3 (3.00%) Symantec
9 2 (2.00%) Remedy
10 1 (1.00%) Ab Initio
10 1 (1.00%) Perforce
10 1 (1.00%) Brocade
10 1 (1.00%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.00%) Business Objects
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