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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 112 87 87
Rank change year-on-year
-25 0
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 60 75 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.61% 2.44% 2.15%
As % of the General category 3.54% 5.54% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 51 40 40
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £43,065
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -16.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,250 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
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
1694 1355 1289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.49% 44.02% 40.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1048 836 845
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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 +18 36 £36,750 -13.01% 2
Edinburgh -9 20 £45,750 +28.87% 3
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £33,750 -
Fife 0 1 - -
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (48.48%) Finance
2 23 (23.23%) Marketing
3 22 (22.22%) Degree
4 20 (20.20%) SQL
5 19 (19.19%) .NET
5 19 (19.19%) Linux
6 18 (18.18%) Windows
6 18 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (18.18%) Manufacturing
7 17 (17.17%) Programme Management
7 17 (17.17%) Digital Marketing
7 17 (17.17%) SAP
8 16 (16.16%) ITIL
8 16 (16.16%) DTV
8 16 (16.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 16 (16.16%) Electronics
9 15 (15.15%) Software Engineering
9 15 (15.15%) Project Management
10 14 (14.14%) Avaya
10 14 (14.14%) UNIX
11 13 (13.13%) C#
11 13 (13.13%) Java
11 13 (13.13%) Incident Management
12 12 (12.12%) Banking
12 12 (12.12%) SQL Server
12 12 (12.12%) C
12 12 (12.12%) WAN
12 12 (12.12%) Coaching
13 11 (11.11%) Verint
13 11 (11.11%) LAN

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (7.07%) Apache
2 5 (5.05%) CMS
3 4 (4.04%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.03%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.02%) SAS
5 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.02%) Lync
5 2 (2.02%) IIS
6 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.05%) MS Office
3 2 (2.02%) MS Project
3 2 (2.02%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.01%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.01%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (16.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) SaaS
1 1 (1.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.12%) WAN
2 11 (11.11%) LAN
3 9 (9.09%) IP Telephony
4 5 (5.05%) VoIP
4 5 (5.05%) Intranet
5 4 (4.04%) DNS
5 4 (4.04%) SAN
5 4 (4.04%) Firewall
6 3 (3.03%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.03%) DHCP
6 3 (3.03%) Broadband
7 2 (2.02%) PBX
7 2 (2.02%) HTTP
7 2 (2.02%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (1.01%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.01%) Wireless
8 1 (1.01%) IPsec
8 1 (1.01%) Softphone
8 1 (1.01%) ASN.1
8 1 (1.01%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.05%) DTS
2 5 (5.05%) MySQL
3 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.01%) QlikView
4 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.01%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.01%) Big Data
4 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.01%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.01%) MS Access
4 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.02%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (2.02%) Subversion
1 2 (2.02%) Selenium
2 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
General
1 48 (48.48%) Finance
2 23 (23.23%) Marketing
3 18 (18.18%) Manufacturing
4 16 (16.16%) Electronics
5 12 (12.12%) Banking
6 9 (9.09%) Retail
7 6 (6.06%) Automotive
8 4 (4.04%) Billing
9 2 (2.02%) Investment Banking
9 2 (2.02%) Retail Banking
9 2 (2.02%) Military
9 2 (2.02%) Aerospace
10 1 (1.01%) Back Office
10 1 (1.01%) Advertising
10 1 (1.01%) Games
10 1 (1.01%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (14.14%) Analyst
2 11 (11.11%) Developer
3 8 (8.08%) Support Engineer
4 7 (7.07%) Consultant
4 7 (7.07%) Project Manager
5 6 (6.06%) Architect
5 6 (6.06%) Software Engineer
5 6 (6.06%) Technical Support Engineer
5 6 (6.06%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (6.06%) Technical Support
6 5 (5.05%) Service Desk Engineer
6 5 (5.05%) Network Engineer
6 5 (5.05%) Support Specialist
6 5 (5.05%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (5.05%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.04%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.04%) PHP Developer
7 4 (4.04%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.04%) Solutions Consultant
7 4 (4.04%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.19%) .NET
2 6 (6.06%) CSS
2 6 (6.06%) XML
2 6 (6.06%) HTML
3 5 (5.05%) .NET Framework
3 5 (5.05%) SOAP
4 3 (3.03%) jQuery
4 3 (3.03%) WCF
5 1 (1.01%) LINQ
5 1 (1.01%) JGroups
5 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.01%) HTML5
5 1 (1.01%) AppFabric
5 1 (1.01%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (1.01%) REST
5 1 (1.01%) CSS3
5 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.01%) COM
5 1 (1.01%) JSON
5 1 (1.01%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.16%) DTV
2 9 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.08%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.05%) Open Source
5 4 (4.04%) Smartphone
6 3 (3.03%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.02%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (2.02%) Thin Client
7 2 (2.02%) Biometrics
7 2 (2.02%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.02%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.02%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.01%) Learning Management System
8 1 (1.01%) Blog
8 1 (1.01%) Social Media
8 1 (1.01%) PDA
8 1 (1.01%) Handset
8 1 (1.01%) E-Learning
8 1 (1.01%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.19%) Linux
2 18 (18.18%) Windows
3 14 (14.14%) UNIX
4 5 (5.05%) CentOS
4 5 (5.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.03%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.02%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.02%) Solaris
7 1 (1.01%) HPUX
7 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.01%) SUSE
7 1 (1.01%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (17.17%) Programme Management
2 17 (17.17%) Digital Marketing
3 16 (16.16%) ITIL
4 15 (15.15%) Project Management
4 15 (15.15%) Software Engineering
5 13 (13.13%) Incident Management
6 12 (12.12%) Coaching
7 8 (8.08%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (7.07%) Transition Management
9 6 (6.06%) Product Marketing
9 6 (6.06%) Workforce Management Optimization
9 6 (6.06%) Change Management
10 5 (5.05%) Software Testing
11 4 (4.04%) Information Security
11 4 (4.04%) Use Case
11 4 (4.04%) Service Delivery
11 4 (4.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (4.04%) PRINCE2
11 4 (4.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.20%) SQL
2 13 (13.13%) C#
2 13 (13.13%) Java
3 12 (12.12%) C
4 10 (10.10%) Bash Shell
5 9 (9.09%) C++
6 7 (7.07%) T-SQL
6 7 (7.07%) Shell Script
7 5 (5.05%) PHP
7 5 (5.05%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.02%) Perl
8 2 (2.02%) VB
8 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.01%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.01%) R
9 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.01%) VBA
9 1 (1.01%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (22.22%) Degree
2 7 (7.07%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.04%) Postgraduate
5 2 (2.02%) ISEB
5 2 (2.02%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.01%) GIAC
6 1 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.01%) MCSE
6 1 (1.01%) CCNA
6 1 (1.01%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.08%) SLA
2 5 (5.05%) QA
3 3 (3.03%) ISO 9001
3 3 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.02%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.01%) DFS Replication
3 1 (1.01%) KVM
3 1 (1.01%) RHEV
3 1 (1.01%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.01%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (2.02%) SCCM
1 2 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.01%) Puppet
2 1 (1.01%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (1.01%) SCOM
2 1 (1.01%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.01%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (1.01%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.01%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 17 (17.17%) SAP
2 14 (14.14%) Avaya
3 11 (11.11%) Verint
4 9 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 7 (7.07%) VMware
6 6 (6.06%) Cisco
7 4 (4.04%) Oracle
7 4 (4.04%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.04%) FrontRange
7 4 (4.04%) BT
8 3 (3.03%) HP
9 2 (2.02%) Citrix
9 2 (2.02%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.01%) Polycom
10 1 (1.01%) Vertica
10 1 (1.01%) Perforce
10 1 (1.01%) Ab Initio
10 1 (1.01%) Brocade
10 1 (1.01%) Adobe
10 1 (1.01%) Business Objects
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, flexible benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20 - 25k + potential 4k shift allow
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Kilmarnock
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Aberdeenshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car, Home working + 12% Pension
Posted: 18 days ago