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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 70 33 17
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -16
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 8 25 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.08% 5.48% 10.40%
As % of the General category 5.19% 16.03% 31.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 30
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £55,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
154 156 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.84% 34.21% 33.22%
Number of salaries quoted 140 123 149
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 19 September 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 19 (61.29%) Degree
2 15 (48.39%) Test Scripting
2 15 (48.39%) Software Testing
3 14 (45.16%) HP
4 10 (32.26%) Web Design
4 10 (32.26%) IVR
4 10 (32.26%) VB
4 10 (32.26%) Flash
4 10 (32.26%) Cisco
4 10 (32.26%) Mobile App
5 8 (25.81%) C
6 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
6 7 (22.58%) SLA
6 7 (22.58%) Retail
7 6 (19.35%) VMware
7 6 (19.35%) Project Planning
7 6 (19.35%) NetApp
7 6 (19.35%) Symantec
7 6 (19.35%) Finance
7 6 (19.35%) Citrix
8 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (16.13%) C++
8 5 (16.13%) Java
8 5 (16.13%) Banking
8 5 (16.13%) LoadRunner
8 5 (16.13%) ISEB
8 5 (16.13%) Business Development
8 5 (16.13%) Retail Banking
8 5 (16.13%) Investment Banking
8 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) LAN
1 4 (12.90%) Unified Communications
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (6.45%) VoIP
3 2 (6.45%) Wireless
3 2 (6.45%) DHCP
3 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.45%) DNS
4 1 (3.23%) Internet
4 1 (3.23%) ISDN
4 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (22.58%) Retail
2 6 (19.35%) Finance
3 5 (16.13%) Banking
3 5 (16.13%) Investment Banking
3 5 (16.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Consultant
2 11 (35.48%) Developer
3 10 (32.26%) Software Developer
4 9 (29.03%) Software Engineer
4 9 (29.03%) Programmer
4 9 (29.03%) Software Programmer
5 5 (16.13%) Performance Test Consultant
5 5 (16.13%) Technical Sales Consultant
5 5 (16.13%) Performance Consultant
5 5 (16.13%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (16.13%) Test Consultant
5 5 (16.13%) Sales Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Solutions Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Field Service Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Field Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Head of IT
8 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) IVR
1 10 (32.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
1 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Software Testing
1 15 (48.39%) Test Scripting
2 10 (32.26%) Web Design
3 6 (19.35%) Project Planning
4 5 (16.13%) Business Development
5 2 (6.45%) Analytics
5 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
5 2 (6.45%) ITIL
5 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
6 1 (3.23%) Change Management
6 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.23%) Workflow
6 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.23%) ERP
6 1 (3.23%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) VB
2 8 (25.81%) C
3 5 (16.13%) C++
3 5 (16.13%) Java
4 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) ISEB
2 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.68%) CCDA
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.45%) MCP
4 2 (6.45%) MCSE
4 2 (6.45%) CCNA
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.23%) Avaya Certification
5 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) HP
2 10 (32.26%) Cisco
3 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
4 6 (19.35%) Citrix
4 6 (19.35%) NetApp
4 6 (19.35%) Symantec
4 6 (19.35%) VMware
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle
6 1 (3.23%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (3.23%) Siebel
6 1 (3.23%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.23%) Avaya