The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 47 52 40
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 22 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.70% 3.68% 3.71%
As % of the General category 11.76% 12.87% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 20
Average salary £20,000 £50,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-60.00% +48.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,368 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.62% -
Telecoms
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

General Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
187 202 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 31.43% 28.57% 29.27%
Number of salaries quoted 153 164 161
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Sheffield region.

Telecoms Salary Trend in Sheffield

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 14 (29.79%) Coaching
2 9 (19.15%) Firewall
3 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.77%) LAMP
3 6 (12.77%) MySQL
3 6 (12.77%) Linux
4 5 (10.64%) Web Services
4 5 (10.64%) Apache
4 5 (10.64%) IPv4
4 5 (10.64%) Workflow
5 4 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
5 4 (8.51%) Validation
5 4 (8.51%) Scrum
5 4 (8.51%) CCVP
5 4 (8.51%) CCNP
5 4 (8.51%) Avaya
5 4 (8.51%) Cisco
5 4 (8.51%) Cisco IPT
5 4 (8.51%) Time Management
5 4 (8.51%) QA
5 4 (8.51%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (8.51%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.51%) Driving Licence
6 3 (6.38%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (6.38%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (6.38%) Functional Testing
6 3 (6.38%) Selenium
6 3 (6.38%) Test Automation

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 5 (10.64%) Apache
2 1 (2.13%) CloudStack
2 1 (2.13%) Lync
2 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) Firewall
2 5 (10.64%) IPv4
3 4 (8.51%) Cisco IPT
4 3 (6.38%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (2.13%) 3G
5 1 (2.13%) Broadband
5 1 (2.13%) DWDM
5 1 (2.13%) NAS
5 1 (2.13%) SAN
5 1 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Selenium
2 1 (2.13%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) TestNG
General
1 2 (4.26%) Billing
1 2 (4.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Technical Advisor
1 10 (21.28%) Technical Support
1 10 (21.28%) Technical Support Advisor
2 7 (14.89%) Telecoms Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Administrator
3 5 (10.64%) Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (8.51%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.51%) Network Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.26%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Release Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.13%) IT Analyst
6 1 (2.13%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.13%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) LAMP
2 5 (10.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Driving Licence
1 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.13%) Unix
3 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Coaching
2 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.64%) Workflow
4 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
4 4 (8.51%) Scrum
4 4 (8.51%) Time Management
4 4 (8.51%) Validation
5 3 (6.38%) Compatibility Testing
5 3 (6.38%) Functional Testing
5 3 (6.38%) Integration Testing
5 3 (6.38%) ITIL
5 3 (6.38%) Regression Testing
5 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.38%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (6.38%) System Testing
5 3 (6.38%) TDD
5 3 (6.38%) Test Automation
5 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.26%) Project Management
6 2 (4.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.13%) C
2 1 (2.13%) C++
2 1 (2.13%) Go
2 1 (2.13%) Perl
2 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) CCNP
1 4 (8.51%) CCVP
1 4 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.38%) ISEB
2 3 (6.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.13%) Avaya Certification
3 1 (2.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) MCSE
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
2 3 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (8.51%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.26%) Puppet
3 1 (2.13%) Ansible
3 1 (2.13%) CFEngine
3 1 (2.13%) OpenView
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Avaya
1 4 (8.51%) Cisco
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.13%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.13%) BT
3 1 (2.13%) Dell
3 1 (2.13%) HP
3 1 (2.13%) Mitel
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) Siemens