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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 40 56 28
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -28
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 33 21 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.41% 2.78% 5.56%
As % of the General category 14.41% 7.42% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 31 17 23
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
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
229 283 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 37.54% 37.43% 37.93%
Number of salaries quoted 180 225 168
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +19 21 £41,250 -16.24% 3
Yeovil -10 8 £31,500 +18.86%
Street - 1 - -
Telecoms
South West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 21 (32.81%) MySQL
2 18 (28.13%) C++
2 18 (28.13%) Windows
3 16 (25.00%) Linux
3 16 (25.00%) SQL
3 16 (25.00%) Firewall
3 16 (25.00%) Aerospace
4 15 (23.44%) OO
5 14 (21.88%) WAN
5 14 (21.88%) VPN
5 14 (21.88%) Cisco
6 13 (20.31%) LAN
6 13 (20.31%) Finance
6 13 (20.31%) TCP/IP
6 13 (20.31%) Security Cleared
6 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (18.75%) Wireless
7 12 (18.75%) Electronics
7 12 (18.75%) Law
7 12 (18.75%) CCNA
7 12 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (18.75%) Juniper
7 12 (18.75%) Java
8 11 (17.19%) Oracle
8 11 (17.19%) CSS
8 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (17.19%) WLAN
8 11 (17.19%) MCSE
8 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2003

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (6.25%) JBoss
1 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (3.13%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (3.13%) Apache
3 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.56%) IIS
4 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.00%) Firewall
2 14 (21.88%) WAN
2 14 (21.88%) VPN
3 13 (20.31%) LAN
3 13 (20.31%) TCP/IP
4 12 (18.75%) Wireless
5 11 (17.19%) MPLS
5 11 (17.19%) WLAN
6 6 (9.38%) Unified Communications
7 4 (6.25%) VoIP
8 3 (4.69%) iSCSI
9 2 (3.13%) SMTP
9 2 (3.13%) Ethernet
9 2 (3.13%) OSPF
9 2 (3.13%) BGP
9 2 (3.13%) QSIG
9 2 (3.13%) VLAN
9 2 (3.13%) Wireshark
9 2 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (32.81%) MySQL
2 5 (7.81%) RDBMS
2 5 (7.81%) NoSQL
2 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.56%) QlikView
6 1 (1.56%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (1.56%) SSDT
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (17.19%) Git (software)
2 9 (14.06%) Subversion
3 4 (6.25%) Eclipse
3 4 (6.25%) PHPUnit
4 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.56%) JUnit
5 1 (1.56%) Selenium
General
1 16 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 13 (20.31%) Finance
3 12 (18.75%) Electronics
3 12 (18.75%) Law
4 10 (15.63%) Marketing
5 8 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 4 (6.25%) Military
7 1 (1.56%) Banking
7 1 (1.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (45.31%) Developer
2 13 (20.31%) Software Developer
3 12 (18.75%) Network Engineer
4 11 (17.19%) Team Leader
4 11 (17.19%) Network Team Leader
5 9 (14.06%) PHP Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Java Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Junior
8 4 (6.25%) Tester
8 4 (6.25%) Software Tester
8 4 (6.25%) C++ Developer
8 4 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) C++ Software Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Junior Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (6.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.69%) Administrator
10 2 (3.13%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.19%) CSS
2 10 (15.63%) Web Services
2 10 (15.63%) Qt
2 10 (15.63%) REST
3 7 (10.94%) HTML
4 6 (9.38%) LAMP
4 6 (9.38%) RESTful
4 6 (9.38%) HTML5
5 5 (7.81%) Smarty
5 5 (7.81%) CSS3
5 5 (7.81%) J2EE
6 4 (6.25%) JSP
6 4 (6.25%) Servlets
6 4 (6.25%) SOAP
6 4 (6.25%) Struts
6 4 (6.25%) Hibernate
6 4 (6.25%) Ajax
6 4 (6.25%) EJB
6 4 (6.25%) JPA
7 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Video Conferencing
1 11 (17.19%) Digital Media
2 8 (12.50%) DTV
3 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.13%) Clustering
4 2 (3.13%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.56%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.13%) Windows
2 16 (25.00%) Linux
3 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.69%) UNIX
6 2 (3.13%) CentOS
6 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.13%) Debian
6 2 (3.13%) HPUX
6 2 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.44%) OO
2 11 (17.19%) Software Engineering
3 10 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (15.63%) OOP
3 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (14.06%) OO PHP
5 8 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 8 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (9.38%) Scrum
7 5 (7.81%) TDD
7 5 (7.81%) MVC
7 5 (7.81%) Software Testing
7 5 (7.81%) BDD
8 4 (6.25%) Signal Processing
8 4 (6.25%) Waterfall
8 4 (6.25%) Memory Management
8 4 (6.25%) Unit Testing
8 4 (6.25%) Change Management
8 4 (6.25%) RAD
9 3 (4.69%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.13%) C++
2 16 (25.00%) SQL
3 12 (18.75%) Java
4 9 (14.06%) PHP
5 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
6 6 (9.38%) Bash Shell
7 5 (7.81%) C#
8 2 (3.13%) Ruby
8 2 (3.13%) Perl
8 2 (3.13%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.56%) VBA
9 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) Security Cleared
2 12 (18.75%) CCNA
2 12 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (17.19%) MCSE
4 8 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (7.81%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (3.13%) Postfix
3 2 (3.13%) Sendmail
3 2 (3.13%) NFS
3 2 (3.13%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.56%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (10.94%) Puppet
2 2 (3.13%) Cobbler
2 2 (3.13%) Cacti
2 2 (3.13%) SmokePing
2 2 (3.13%) Icinga
2 2 (3.13%) Graphite
2 2 (3.13%) Nagios
2 2 (3.13%) SCOM
3 1 (1.56%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (21.88%) Cisco
2 12 (18.75%) Juniper
3 11 (17.19%) Oracle
3 11 (17.19%) SonicWALL
4 8 (12.50%) SAP
5 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
6 5 (7.81%) VMware
7 4 (6.25%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.69%) HP
9 2 (3.13%) Citrix
9 2 (3.13%) Siemens
10 1 (1.56%) Avaya
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care etc
Posted: 23 hours ago
Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago