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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 32 44 36
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 38 35 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 6.35% 4.39% 4.62%
As % of the General category 17.92% 11.01% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 34 32 18
Average salary £31,500 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.10% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
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
212 318 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 35.45% 39.85% 41.21%
Number of salaries quoted 180 271 199
Average salary £32,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.75% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 4 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 4 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
Yeovil +3 14 £31,500 +16.66%
Bath +7 12 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Street - 3 £42,500 -
Clevedon - 2 £32,500 - 1
Telecoms
South West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 4 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 18 (31.58%) C++
1 18 (31.58%) MySQL
1 18 (31.58%) Windows
1 18 (31.58%) Firewall
2 16 (28.07%) Aerospace
2 16 (28.07%) SQL
2 16 (28.07%) WAN
3 15 (26.32%) LAN
3 15 (26.32%) TCP/IP
4 14 (24.56%) VPN
5 13 (22.81%) Cisco
5 13 (22.81%) Security Cleared
6 12 (21.05%) Law
6 12 (21.05%) Wireless
6 12 (21.05%) Juniper
6 12 (21.05%) OO
7 11 (19.30%) Java
7 11 (19.30%) Oracle
7 11 (19.30%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (19.30%) CCNA
7 11 (19.30%) WLAN
7 11 (19.30%) MCSE
7 11 (19.30%) MPLS
7 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (19.30%) SonicWALL
7 11 (19.30%) Video Conferencing
7 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (17.54%) Qt

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (7.02%) JBoss
1 4 (7.02%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.51%) Apache
2 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.58%) Firewall
2 16 (28.07%) WAN
3 15 (26.32%) LAN
3 15 (26.32%) TCP/IP
4 14 (24.56%) VPN
5 12 (21.05%) Wireless
6 11 (19.30%) MPLS
6 11 (19.30%) WLAN
7 8 (14.04%) Unified Communications
8 6 (10.53%) VoIP
9 4 (7.02%) SMTP
9 4 (7.02%) Ethernet
9 4 (7.02%) Wireshark
9 4 (7.02%) QSIG
10 3 (5.26%) iSCSI
11 2 (3.51%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (3.51%) OSPF
11 2 (3.51%) BGP
11 2 (3.51%) VLAN
12 1 (1.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.58%) MySQL
2 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.77%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.75%) QlikView
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.75%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (1.75%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.77%) Subversion
3 4 (7.02%) Eclipse
3 4 (7.02%) PHPUnit
4 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.75%) JUnit
5 1 (1.75%) Selenium
General
1 16 (28.07%) Aerospace
2 12 (21.05%) Law
3 9 (15.79%) Electronics
3 9 (15.79%) Finance
4 7 (12.28%) Marketing
5 5 (8.77%) Manufacturing
6 4 (7.02%) Military
7 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (42.11%) Developer
2 14 (24.56%) Network Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) Software Developer
3 11 (19.30%) Team Leader
3 11 (19.30%) Network Team Leader
4 6 (10.53%) PHP Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Junior
5 5 (8.77%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Tester
6 4 (7.02%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Network Support
6 4 (7.02%) Software Tester
6 4 (7.02%) C++ Software Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Junior Developer
6 4 (7.02%) C++ Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (7.02%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) Qt
2 7 (12.28%) CSS
2 7 (12.28%) LAMP
3 6 (10.53%) Web Services
3 6 (10.53%) REST
4 4 (7.02%) JPA
4 4 (7.02%) EJB
4 4 (7.02%) Hibernate
4 4 (7.02%) Ajax
4 4 (7.02%) JSP
4 4 (7.02%) Servlets
4 4 (7.02%) SOAP
4 4 (7.02%) Struts
4 4 (7.02%) J2EE
5 3 (5.26%) HTML
5 3 (5.26%) HTML5
6 2 (3.51%) RESTful
6 2 (3.51%) .NET
6 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.51%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (12.28%) Digital Media
3 5 (8.77%) DTV
4 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.51%) Clustering
5 2 (3.51%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.75%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.58%) Windows
2 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (17.54%) Linux
4 2 (3.51%) HPUX
4 2 (3.51%) Solaris
4 2 (3.51%) CentOS
4 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.51%) Debian
5 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.05%) OO
2 10 (17.54%) OOP
2 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
3 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (10.53%) Memory Management
5 6 (10.53%) OO PHP
6 5 (8.77%) BDD
6 5 (8.77%) Programme Management
6 5 (8.77%) Software Testing
6 5 (8.77%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (8.77%) Scrum
7 4 (7.02%) TDD
7 4 (7.02%) MVC
7 4 (7.02%) RAD
7 4 (7.02%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.02%) Signal Processing
8 3 (5.26%) Change Management
8 3 (5.26%) Software Deployment
8 3 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.58%) C++
2 16 (28.07%) SQL
3 11 (19.30%) Java
4 6 (10.53%) PHP
4 6 (10.53%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.26%) C#
5 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.51%) Perl
6 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.51%) Ruby
7 1 (1.75%) PHP5
7 1 (1.75%) VBA
7 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) Security Cleared
2 11 (19.30%) MCSE
2 11 (19.30%) CCNA
2 11 (19.30%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (14.04%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Terminal Services
2 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.51%) Postfix
3 2 (3.51%) Sendmail
3 2 (3.51%) NFS
4 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.75%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Puppet
1 3 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.51%) SmokePing
2 2 (3.51%) Icinga
2 2 (3.51%) Graphite
2 2 (3.51%) Cobbler
2 2 (3.51%) Nagios
2 2 (3.51%) Cacti
3 1 (1.75%) WSUS
3 1 (1.75%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) Cisco
2 12 (21.05%) Juniper
3 11 (19.30%) Oracle
3 11 (19.30%) SonicWALL
4 7 (12.28%) VMware
5 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 5 (8.77%) SAP
7 4 (7.02%) Siemens
7 4 (7.02%) Red Hat
7 4 (7.02%) Citrix
8 3 (5.26%) HP
9 1 (1.75%) Avaya
Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
People Source
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Clevedon
Three People
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits dep on experience
Posted: 27 days ago