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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 101 71 142
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +71
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 60 98 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.12% 3.11% 0.97%
As % of the General category 4.62% 6.25% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 51 43 32
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +48.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,900 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -
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
1300 1567 1636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.90% 49.78% 42.98%
Number of salaries quoted 624 933 1043
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 June 2016.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Scotland

Telecoms
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -11 33 £51,500 +3.00% 2
Glasgow -33 15 £50,000 +5.26% 6
West Lothian +2 4 £37,500 -30.23% 2
Dundee - 2 £32,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 2 £30,000 -
Argyll and Bute +1 1 £52,500 +36.36%
Fife - 1 £37,500 -
Highlands - 1 £18,500 -
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 59 (53.64%) Finance
2 32 (29.09%) Manufacturing
2 32 (29.09%) Marketing
3 31 (28.18%) Degree
4 30 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 29 (26.36%) Software Engineering
6 28 (25.45%) Programme Management
6 28 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (25.45%) Electronics
7 26 (23.64%) SAP
7 26 (23.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 26 (23.64%) Digital Marketing
8 22 (20.00%) Project Management
9 21 (19.09%) Retail
10 19 (17.27%) Java
11 18 (16.36%) Cisco
11 18 (16.36%) Microsoft
11 18 (16.36%) Banking
11 18 (16.36%) Games
12 17 (15.45%) JavaScript
13 13 (11.82%) ITIL
13 13 (11.82%) WAN
13 13 (11.82%) Maven
14 12 (10.91%) Scrum
14 12 (10.91%) Firewall
15 11 (10.00%) CSS
15 11 (10.00%) HTML
15 11 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (9.09%) Security Cleared
16 10 (9.09%) Windows

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.64%) MS Exchange
1 4 (3.64%) SAS
2 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.73%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.73%) MS Office
1 3 (2.73%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 26 (23.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.18%) SaaS
2 7 (6.36%) Office 365
3 3 (2.73%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.82%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.82%) WAN
2 12 (10.91%) Firewall
3 10 (9.09%) LAN
3 10 (9.09%) Wireless
4 9 (8.18%) Network Security
5 6 (5.45%) BGP
5 6 (5.45%) VoIP
6 5 (4.55%) DNS
6 5 (4.55%) Ethernet
6 5 (4.55%) OSPF
6 5 (4.55%) SAN
6 5 (4.55%) TCP/IP
6 5 (4.55%) WLAN
7 4 (3.64%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (3.64%) DHCP
7 4 (3.64%) IPsec
7 4 (3.64%) VPN
8 3 (2.73%) SSL
9 2 (1.82%) 802.11
9 2 (1.82%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.55%) Big Data
2 5 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 5 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 5 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.64%) Apache Hive
3 4 (3.64%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.64%) HBase
3 4 (3.64%) OLAP
3 4 (3.64%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (0.91%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.91%) GIS
4 1 (0.91%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 13 (11.82%) Maven
2 9 (8.18%) Ant
2 9 (8.18%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.18%) Subversion
3 4 (3.64%) GoCD
3 4 (3.64%) Grunt
3 4 (3.64%) gulp
3 4 (3.64%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.64%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (3.64%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.91%) Robot Framework
4 1 (0.91%) Selenium
General
1 59 (53.64%) Finance
2 32 (29.09%) Manufacturing
2 32 (29.09%) Marketing
3 28 (25.45%) Electronics
4 21 (19.09%) Retail
5 18 (16.36%) Banking
5 18 (16.36%) Games
6 4 (3.64%) Legal
7 3 (2.73%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.82%) Dutch Language
8 2 (1.82%) French Language
8 2 (1.82%) German Language
8 2 (1.82%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.82%) Local Government
8 2 (1.82%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (12.73%) Architect
2 12 (10.91%) Analyst
3 11 (10.00%) Developer
4 9 (8.18%) Development Manager
5 8 (7.27%) Software Development Manager
5 8 (7.27%) Software Engineer
5 8 (7.27%) Software Manager
5 8 (7.27%) Test Leader
6 7 (6.36%) Network Engineer
6 7 (6.36%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.45%) Consultant
7 6 (5.45%) Java Developer
7 6 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.55%) Administrator
8 5 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 5 (4.55%) IT Manager
8 5 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.64%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.00%) CSS
1 11 (10.00%) HTML
2 10 (9.09%) Hibernate
2 10 (9.09%) Spring
3 8 (7.27%) CSS3
3 8 (7.27%) HTML5
4 4 (3.64%) AngularJS
4 4 (3.64%) Ember.js
4 4 (3.64%) jQuery
4 4 (3.64%) REST
5 3 (2.73%) Ajax
5 3 (2.73%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (2.73%) Node.js
5 3 (2.73%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (1.82%) .NET
6 2 (1.82%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.91%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.91%) DOM
7 1 (0.91%) ISPF
7 1 (0.91%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.18%) Algorithms
2 9 (8.18%) Data Structures
3 7 (6.36%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.55%) Social Media
5 4 (3.64%) Digital Media
5 4 (3.64%) User Experience
6 3 (2.73%) Economics
6 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.73%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.73%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.73%) Psychology
6 3 (2.73%) Statistics
7 2 (1.82%) CCTV
7 2 (1.82%) LIMS
8 1 (0.91%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.91%) Physics
8 1 (0.91%) SCADA
8 1 (0.91%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.09%) Windows
2 8 (7.27%) Linux
3 7 (6.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (5.45%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.55%) Android
5 5 (4.55%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.64%) VxWorks
7 3 (2.73%) Unix
7 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.82%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.82%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.91%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (26.36%) Software Engineering
3 28 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (25.45%) Programme Management
4 26 (23.64%) Digital Marketing
5 22 (20.00%) Project Management
6 13 (11.82%) ITIL
7 12 (10.91%) Scrum
8 9 (8.18%) Line Management
8 9 (8.18%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (7.27%) Agile Project Management
9 8 (7.27%) Mentoring
9 8 (7.27%) Test Scripting
10 7 (6.36%) Project Planning
10 7 (6.36%) Regression Testing
10 7 (6.36%) Software Testing
10 7 (6.36%) System Testing
11 6 (5.45%) ERP
11 6 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (5.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.27%) Java
2 17 (15.45%) JavaScript
3 8 (7.27%) Ruby
3 8 (7.27%) SQL
4 7 (6.36%) C++
5 4 (3.64%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.64%) MATLAB
5 4 (3.64%) Perl
5 4 (3.64%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.73%) C#
6 3 (2.73%) R
6 3 (2.73%) VBA
7 2 (1.82%) C
8 1 (0.91%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.91%) Python
8 1 (0.91%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (28.18%) Degree
2 10 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.45%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.55%) CCNA
4 5 (4.55%) CCNP
5 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.82%) CCDA
6 2 (1.82%) CCDP
6 2 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.91%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.91%) CISSP
7 1 (0.91%) ISEB
7 1 (0.91%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.91%) MCP
7 1 (0.91%) MCSA
7 1 (0.91%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.91%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.18%) SLA
2 1 (0.91%) COBIT
2 1 (0.91%) COSHH
2 1 (0.91%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.91%) ISO13485
2 1 (0.91%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (5.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.64%) Docker
3 4 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.73%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (3.64%) Capistrano
1 4 (3.64%) Mesos
1 4 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.64%) Puppet
2 3 (2.73%) SCCM
3 2 (1.82%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (23.64%) SAP
2 18 (16.36%) Cisco
2 18 (16.36%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.09%) VMware
4 6 (5.45%) Citrix
5 4 (3.64%) Fortinet
5 4 (3.64%) Informatica
5 4 (3.64%) Juniper
5 4 (3.64%) Oracle
6 3 (2.73%) Adobe
6 3 (2.73%) Google
7 2 (1.82%) Aruba
7 2 (1.82%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.82%) EMC
7 2 (1.82%) F5
7 2 (1.82%) HP
7 2 (1.82%) Motorola
7 2 (1.82%) Nortel
7 2 (1.82%) Veeam
8 1 (0.91%) SolarWinds
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