The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Shropshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank - 24 34
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 0 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - 4.03% 3.02%
As % of the General category - 20.00% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -8.04%
General Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
39 25 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 32.23% 20.16% 25.63%
Number of salaries quoted 34 12 36
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,950 £29,100 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £51,150 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Telecoms
West Midlands

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Shropshire

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) Visualforce
1 2 (66.67%) Apex Code
1 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Lync
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) Xen
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 1 (33.33%) Lync
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) Visualforce
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) Apex Code
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Xen
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenServer
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper