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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 37 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 29 69 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.17% 9.03% 8.41%
As % of the General category 15.93% 23.39% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 64 42
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,300 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.74% +11.25%
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
182 295 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 32.44% 38.61% 42.06%
Number of salaries quoted 149 259 241
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,624 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +0.29%

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 May 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 May 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
Yeovil +7 6 £29,000 +7.40% 1
Bath -17 5 £26,000 -30.66% 2
Clevedon - 4 £32,500 -
Street - 4 £48,750 -
Telecoms
South West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 18 (48.65%) Windows
2 16 (43.24%) Firewall
3 14 (37.84%) WAN
3 14 (37.84%) LAN
3 14 (37.84%) TCP/IP
4 13 (35.14%) C++
5 12 (32.43%) VPN
5 12 (32.43%) Cisco
6 11 (29.73%) MySQL
6 11 (29.73%) Wireless
7 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (27.03%) MCSE
7 10 (27.03%) WLAN
7 10 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (27.03%) Juniper
7 10 (27.03%) CCNA
7 10 (27.03%) MPLS
7 10 (27.03%) SonicWALL
7 10 (27.03%) Video Conferencing
7 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (24.32%) Java
9 8 (21.62%) Unified Communications
10 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
10 7 (18.92%) SQL
11 6 (16.22%) Oracle
11 6 (16.22%) MS Office
11 6 (16.22%) Linux
11 6 (16.22%) OO

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (10.81%) JBoss
1 4 (10.81%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.41%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Office
2 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (43.24%) Firewall
2 14 (37.84%) LAN
2 14 (37.84%) WAN
2 14 (37.84%) TCP/IP
3 12 (32.43%) VPN
4 11 (29.73%) Wireless
5 10 (27.03%) WLAN
5 10 (27.03%) MPLS
6 8 (21.62%) Unified Communications
7 4 (10.81%) SMTP
7 4 (10.81%) Ethernet
7 4 (10.81%) VoIP
7 4 (10.81%) QSIG
7 4 (10.81%) Wireshark
8 2 (5.41%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (5.41%) iSCSI
8 2 (5.41%) MIMO
8 2 (5.41%) LTE
8 2 (5.41%) VLAN
8 2 (5.41%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) MySQL
2 4 (10.81%) RDBMS
2 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.81%) PHPUnit
2 4 (10.81%) Eclipse
2 4 (10.81%) Subversion
General
1 6 (16.22%) Aerospace
2 5 (13.51%) Electronics
3 4 (10.81%) Marketing
4 3 (8.11%) Military
4 3 (8.11%) Finance
4 3 (8.11%) Law
5 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Developer
2 13 (35.14%) Network Engineer
3 10 (27.03%) Team Leader
3 10 (27.03%) Network Team Leader
4 5 (13.51%) PHP Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Network Support
5 4 (10.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Junior Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Software Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Junior
5 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 3 (8.11%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) C++ Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.11%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) CSS
2 5 (13.51%) LAMP
3 4 (10.81%) Hibernate
3 4 (10.81%) Ajax
3 4 (10.81%) JSP
3 4 (10.81%) Servlets
3 4 (10.81%) SOAP
3 4 (10.81%) Struts
3 4 (10.81%) Web Services
3 4 (10.81%) J2EE
3 4 (10.81%) JPA
3 4 (10.81%) Qt
3 4 (10.81%) REST
3 4 (10.81%) EJB
4 2 (5.41%) HTML5
4 2 (5.41%) HTML
5 1 (2.70%) .NET
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.70%) XML
5 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Machine to Machine
3 2 (5.41%) DTV
3 2 (5.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (48.65%) Windows
2 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (16.22%) Linux
4 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.41%) HPUX
4 2 (5.41%) Solaris
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) OO
1 6 (16.22%) Memory Management
2 5 (13.51%) OOP
2 5 (13.51%) MVC
2 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
2 5 (13.51%) OO PHP
3 4 (10.81%) Scrum
3 4 (10.81%) RAD
3 4 (10.81%) BDD
3 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.81%) TDD
3 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
4 3 (8.11%) Signal Processing
4 3 (8.11%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.41%) Change Management
5 2 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) C++
2 9 (24.32%) Java
3 7 (18.92%) SQL
4 6 (16.22%) Bash Shell
5 5 (13.51%) PHP
6 2 (5.41%) Ruby
6 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.41%) Perl
7 1 (2.70%) PHP5
7 1 (2.70%) C
7 1 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) MCSE
1 10 (27.03%) CCNA
1 10 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) APMP
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Terminal Services
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.41%) Postfix
2 2 (5.41%) Sendmail
2 2 (5.41%) NFS
2 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Nagios
1 2 (5.41%) Cacti
1 2 (5.41%) Puppet
1 2 (5.41%) Cobbler
1 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.41%) SmokePing
1 2 (5.41%) Icinga
1 2 (5.41%) Graphite
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Cisco
2 10 (27.03%) Juniper
2 10 (27.03%) SonicWALL
3 6 (16.22%) VMware
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle
4 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
5 4 (10.81%) Citrix
5 4 (10.81%) Siemens
6 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.41%) HP
6 2 (5.41%) SAP
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