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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 106 93 85
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 60 70 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.67% 2.27% 2.52%
As % of the General category 3.61% 5.09% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 50 36 45
Average salary £39,250 £35,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.56% -14.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £28,500 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,050 £51,250 £54,000
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
1662 1375 1346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 46.37% 44.53% 41.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1004 847 882
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,629
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 17 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 17 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
(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 +7 33 £39,000 +9.09% 16
Edinburgh -11 21 £50,000 +53.84% 5
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £33,750 -
Fife 0 1 - - 1
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 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 46 (48.42%) Finance
2 24 (25.26%) SQL
3 21 (22.11%) Linux
3 21 (22.11%) Marketing
4 20 (21.05%) Windows
5 19 (20.00%) .NET
5 19 (20.00%) SAP
5 19 (20.00%) ITIL
5 19 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (18.95%) Manufacturing
6 18 (18.95%) Programme Management
6 18 (18.95%) Degree
6 18 (18.95%) Digital Marketing
7 17 (17.89%) DTV
7 17 (17.89%) Electronics
7 17 (17.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 16 (16.84%) UNIX
9 14 (14.74%) WAN
9 14 (14.74%) Banking
9 14 (14.74%) Incident Management
10 13 (13.68%) C#
10 13 (13.68%) SQL Server
10 13 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (12.63%) Retail
11 12 (12.63%) Coaching
12 11 (11.58%) Java
12 11 (11.58%) LAN
12 11 (11.58%) Project Management
12 11 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (11.58%) Software Engineering

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 (7.37%) Apache
2 4 (4.21%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.16%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.16%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.11%) SAS
4 2 (2.11%) CMS
4 2 (2.11%) IIS
5 1 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.05%) Lync
5 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) MS Office
1 5 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.11%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.11%) MS Project
3 1 (1.05%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.05%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (17.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.05%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.74%) WAN
2 11 (11.58%) LAN
3 9 (9.47%) IP Telephony
4 5 (5.26%) Firewall
4 5 (5.26%) DNS
4 5 (5.26%) Intranet
5 4 (4.21%) SAN
6 3 (3.16%) MPLS
6 3 (3.16%) Broadband
6 3 (3.16%) DHCP
7 2 (2.11%) HTTP
7 2 (2.11%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.11%) PBX
7 2 (2.11%) VoIP
7 2 (2.11%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (2.11%) Network Security
8 1 (1.05%) NAS
8 1 (1.05%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.05%) Wireless
8 1 (1.05%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.26%) DTS
2 5 (5.26%) MySQL
3 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.05%) QlikView
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.05%) Big Data
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.05%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.05%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (1.05%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (3.16%) Selenium
2 2 (2.11%) Subversion
3 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (48.42%) Finance
2 21 (22.11%) Marketing
3 18 (18.95%) Manufacturing
4 17 (17.89%) Electronics
5 14 (14.74%) Banking
6 12 (12.63%) Retail
7 4 (4.21%) Automotive
7 4 (4.21%) Billing
8 2 (2.11%) Investment Banking
8 2 (2.11%) Retail Banking
9 1 (1.05%) Back Office
9 1 (1.05%) Multimedia
9 1 (1.05%) Advertising
9 1 (1.05%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (15.79%) Analyst
2 14 (14.74%) Developer
3 8 (8.42%) Project Manager
4 7 (7.37%) Consultant
4 7 (7.37%) Support Engineer
4 7 (7.37%) Support Specialist
5 6 (6.32%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (6.32%) Architect
6 5 (5.26%) Software Engineer
6 5 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.26%) Technical Support
6 5 (5.26%) Technical Support Engineer
6 5 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 5 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
6 5 (5.26%) Service Desk Engineer
7 4 (4.21%) Senior Architect
7 4 (4.21%) PHP Developer
7 4 (4.21%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.21%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.00%) .NET
2 7 (7.37%) XML
3 6 (6.32%) CSS
3 6 (6.32%) .NET Framework
3 6 (6.32%) HTML
4 5 (5.26%) SOAP
5 4 (4.21%) jQuery
5 4 (4.21%) WCF
6 2 (2.11%) LINQ
7 1 (1.05%) JSON
7 1 (1.05%) Apache FOP
7 1 (1.05%) JGroups
7 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.05%) HTML5
7 1 (1.05%) AppFabric
7 1 (1.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (1.05%) REST
7 1 (1.05%) CSS3
7 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.05%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.89%) DTV
2 13 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.47%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.37%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.26%) Open Source
6 4 (4.21%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.11%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (2.11%) User Experience
8 2 (2.11%) Fat Client
8 2 (2.11%) Thin Client
8 2 (2.11%) Biometrics
8 2 (2.11%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.05%) Blog
9 1 (1.05%) Handset
9 1 (1.05%) E-Learning
9 1 (1.05%) IVR
9 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.05%) PDA
9 1 (1.05%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.11%) Linux
2 20 (21.05%) Windows
3 16 (16.84%) UNIX
4 7 (7.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.26%) CentOS
6 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.11%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.11%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.11%) Solaris
7 1 (1.05%) HPUX
7 1 (1.05%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.05%) SUSE
7 1 (1.05%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.00%) ITIL
1 19 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (18.95%) Programme Management
2 18 (18.95%) Digital Marketing
3 14 (14.74%) Incident Management
4 12 (12.63%) Coaching
5 11 (11.58%) Software Engineering
5 11 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (11.58%) Project Management
6 7 (7.37%) Transition Management
7 6 (6.32%) PRINCE2
7 6 (6.32%) Software Testing
7 6 (6.32%) Workforce Management Optimization
8 4 (4.21%) Information Security
8 4 (4.21%) Workflow
8 4 (4.21%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (4.21%) Waterfall
9 3 (3.16%) Test Management
9 3 (3.16%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.26%) SQL
2 13 (13.68%) C#
3 11 (11.58%) Java
4 10 (10.53%) C
4 10 (10.53%) Bash Shell
5 8 (8.42%) Shell Script
6 7 (7.37%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 5 (5.26%) C++
7 5 (5.26%) PHP
8 3 (3.16%) VB
9 2 (2.11%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.11%) Python
9 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.05%) Korn
10 1 (1.05%) R
10 1 (1.05%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.05%) VBA
10 1 (1.05%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (18.95%) Degree
2 6 (6.32%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.21%) Postgraduate
5 3 (3.16%) ISEB
5 3 (3.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (3.16%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.05%) MCSE
6 1 (1.05%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.47%) SLA
2 5 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.26%) QA
3 2 (2.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (8.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.05%) DFS Replication
4 1 (1.05%) KVM
4 1 (1.05%) RHEV
4 1 (1.05%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.05%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (3.16%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.05%) Puppet
2 1 (1.05%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (1.05%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (1.05%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.05%) SCCM
2 1 (1.05%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 19 (20.00%) SAP
2 10 (10.53%) Avaya
3 9 (9.47%) VMware
4 7 (7.37%) Verint
4 7 (7.37%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.32%) Cisco
6 5 (5.26%) Oracle
7 4 (4.21%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.21%) FrontRange
8 3 (3.16%) HP
9 2 (2.11%) Citrix
10 1 (1.05%) Adobe
10 1 (1.05%) Business Objects
10 1 (1.05%) Sage
10 1 (1.05%) Symantec
10 1 (1.05%) Sophos
10 1 (1.05%) BT
10 1 (1.05%) Perforce
10 1 (1.05%) Ab Initio
10 1 (1.05%) Genesys
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, flexible benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone
Salary: From £45,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Dunfermline, Fife
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance, 10% Annual Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance + Annual Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Wescot Credit Services Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Wescot Credit Services Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £42000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago