The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 54 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -5
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 8 50 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.64% 8.04% 10.43%
As % of the General category 4.88% 19.53% 27.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7 38 69
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £20,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
- +7.78%
Telecoms
South West

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

General Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
164 256 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 33.61% 41.16% 37.54%
Number of salaries quoted 148 209 243
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £23,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Somerset

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Somerset

Telecoms
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
Taunton -3 2 £22,750 -24.16%
Bath -30 1 £55,000 +89.65% 2
Clevedon - 1 £45,000 - 1
Yeovil - 1 £37,000 -
Telecoms
South West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) Aerospace
3 4 (23.53%) Electronics
3 4 (23.53%) .NET
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) MS Office
4 3 (17.65%) SAP
4 3 (17.65%) Java
4 3 (17.65%) C++
4 3 (17.65%) Windows
4 3 (17.65%) OO
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
4 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Degree
4 3 (17.65%) Banking
4 3 (17.65%) Marketing
5 2 (11.76%) Data Transformation
5 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
5 2 (11.76%) Information Management
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Vista
5 2 (11.76%) COBIT
5 2 (11.76%) MIMO
5 2 (11.76%) LTE

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) MIMO
1 2 (11.76%) LTE
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Aerospace
2 4 (23.53%) Electronics
3 3 (17.65%) Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Marketing
4 2 (11.76%) Military
4 2 (11.76%) Law
4 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
5 1 (5.88%) Advertising
5 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Architect
1 3 (17.65%) Senior Consultant
1 3 (17.65%) Consultant
1 3 (17.65%) IT Support
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Technical Architect
2 2 (11.76%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Operations Manager
3 1 (5.88%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Manager
3 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) Qt
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) LINQ
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) DTV
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
2 1 (5.88%) FMCG
2 1 (5.88%) Human Factors
2 1 (5.88%) IPTV
2 1 (5.88%) CCTV
2 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Vista
2 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) OO
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
2 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Data Transformation
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
3 2 (11.76%) Information Management
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (11.76%) Communications Security
3 2 (11.76%) SOA
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) OOP
4 1 (5.88%) UML
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE
4 1 (5.88%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Java
1 3 (17.65%) C++
2 2 (11.76%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) C
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) MCP
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) SAP
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Primavera
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