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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 51 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -3
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 14 43 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.79% 7.50% 9.61%
As % of the General category 8.28% 17.84% 22.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 41 51
Average salary £26,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.39% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £21,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,050 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
169 241 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 33.67% 42.06% 42.19%
Number of salaries quoted 140 209 251
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Bath -16 7 £26,000 -42.22%
Yeovil +7 3 £26,500 -24.28% 1
Taunton -1 1 £23,000 -23.33%
Frome - 1 £38,500 -
Street - 1 £55,000 -
Telecoms
South West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) MS Office
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
3 6 (31.58%) MySQL
3 6 (31.58%) Firewall
3 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) Memory Management
4 5 (26.32%) Unified Communications
5 4 (21.05%) QSIG
5 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
5 4 (21.05%) Citrix
5 4 (21.05%) Siemens
5 4 (21.05%) Terminal Services
5 4 (21.05%) C++
5 4 (21.05%) Linux
5 4 (21.05%) OO
5 4 (21.05%) LAN
5 4 (21.05%) VoIP
5 4 (21.05%) WAN
5 4 (21.05%) SMTP
5 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
5 4 (21.05%) Electronics
5 4 (21.05%) Marketing
5 4 (21.05%) Degree
5 4 (21.05%) Wireshark
5 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
5 4 (21.05%) Office 365
6 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
6 3 (15.79%) Finance

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2 (10.53%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Office
2 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) Unified Communications
3 4 (21.05%) QSIG
3 4 (21.05%) Wireshark
3 4 (21.05%) LAN
3 4 (21.05%) VoIP
3 4 (21.05%) WAN
3 4 (21.05%) SMTP
3 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
3 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.53%) VPN
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (10.53%) iSCSI
4 2 (10.53%) MIMO
4 2 (10.53%) LTE
4 2 (10.53%) OSPF
4 2 (10.53%) BGP
4 2 (10.53%) VLAN
5 1 (5.26%) Wireless
5 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) PHPUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 4 (21.05%) Electronics
1 4 (21.05%) Marketing
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Aerospace
3 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.53%) Military
4 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Developer
1 5 (26.32%) Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Network Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Network Support
3 3 (15.79%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) PHP Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Junior C++ Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) C++ Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Graduate
4 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) CSS
1 2 (10.53%) LAMP
1 2 (10.53%) Qt
1 2 (10.53%) HTML5
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.26%) REST
2 1 (5.26%) Sass
2 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (5.26%) Ajax
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.26%) JSON
2 1 (5.26%) Symfony
2 1 (5.26%) LINQ
2 1 (5.26%) jQuery
2 1 (5.26%) SOAP
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) DTV
1 2 (10.53%) Clustering
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.53%) Machine to Machine
2 1 (5.26%) CCTV
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Vista
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (10.53%) HPUX
3 2 (10.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Memory Management
2 4 (21.05%) OO
3 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) Change Management
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Signal Processing
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) OO PHP
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.26%) Low Latency
5 1 (5.26%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) C++
2 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.53%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) Perl
3 2 (10.53%) PHP
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) PHP5
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) APMP
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Terminal Services
2 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.53%) NFS
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) Postfix
3 2 (10.53%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Nagios
1 2 (10.53%) Cacti
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
1 2 (10.53%) Cobbler
1 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (10.53%) SmokePing
1 2 (10.53%) Icinga
1 2 (10.53%) Graphite
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) Citrix
3 4 (21.05%) Siemens
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.53%) HP
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) SAP
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
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