The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 24 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1947 1897 1606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 8.63% 8.93% 7.06%
As % of the General category 23.29% 23.62% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 957 1060 1135
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,950 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
Telecoms
England

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

General Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8359 8031 8671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.05% 37.79% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5817 5908 6976
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Telecoms
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in the South East

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in the South East

Telecoms
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
Berkshire +5 1181 £55,000 +10.00% 83
Hampshire -4 320 £42,250 -0.58% 34
Buckinghamshire -3 190 £49,500 -1.00% 16
Surrey -46 168 £42,500 -12.82% 11
West Sussex -24 22 £37,500 -25.00% 7
Oxfordshire -33 18 £45,000 +16.12% 5
Middlesex -12 14 £48,750 +14.70% 1
Kent -58 12 £42,500 -10.52% 2
East Sussex -32 8 £28,250 +48.68%
Thames Valley -2 2 £65,000 +1.96%
Sussex +4 1 £32,500 -
M4 Corridor -2 1 £57,500 +21.05%
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 1363 (34.66%) Finance
2 665 (16.91%) Degree
3 573 (14.57%) Project Management
4 561 (14.27%) Retail
5 553 (14.06%) Internet
6 532 (13.53%) Security Cleared
7 495 (12.59%) Cisco
8 453 (11.52%) Windows
9 441 (11.22%) Broadband
9 441 (11.22%) Marketing
10 426 (10.83%) Microsoft
11 410 (10.43%) Linux
12 398 (10.12%) Banking
13 392 (9.97%) ITIL
13 392 (9.97%) SQL
14 372 (9.46%) Smartphone
15 349 (8.88%) SC Cleared
16 321 (8.16%) Fujitsu
17 295 (7.50%) Firewall
17 295 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
18 290 (7.38%) MS Excel
19 289 (7.35%) Oracle
20 283 (7.20%) Java
21 267 (6.79%) VoIP
22 259 (6.59%) Service Management
23 250 (6.36%) Service Delivery
24 249 (6.33%) LAN
25 243 (6.18%) PRINCE2
26 234 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
27 233 (5.93%) Stakeholder Management

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 118 (3.00%) SharePoint
2 81 (2.06%) Apache
3 75 (1.91%) MS Exchange
4 69 (1.75%) IIS
5 52 (1.32%) Tomcat
6 44 (1.12%) Lync
7 43 (1.09%) WebLogic
7 43 (1.09%) CMS
8 30 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
9 28 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
10 25 (0.64%) MS Project Server
11 23 (0.58%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 21 (0.53%) Oracle Service Bus
13 18 (0.46%) Apache Solr
14 17 (0.43%) WebSphere
15 15 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
16 13 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
17 12 (0.31%) Office Communications Server
18 11 (0.28%) SAS
19 10 (0.25%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 290 (7.38%) MS Excel
2 223 (5.67%) MS Office
3 72 (1.83%) MS Project
4 68 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 39 (0.99%) MS Visio
6 33 (0.84%) OmniGraffle
7 9 (0.23%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.13%) AutoCAD
9 5 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.076%) Simulink
11 2 (0.051%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.025%) SPSS
12 1 (0.025%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.025%) Mathematica
12 1 (0.025%) InDesign
12 1 (0.025%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.025%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.025%) ArcView
12 1 (0.025%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 84 (2.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 31 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
3 28 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
4 20 (0.51%) JDE OneWorld
5 17 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
6 15 (0.38%) Hyperion Planning
7 12 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
8 11 (0.28%) Remedy AR System
9 9 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
9 9 (0.23%) CSG Singleview
10 8 (0.20%) Oracle Payroll
10 8 (0.20%) HFM
10 8 (0.20%) Oracle iRecruitment
10 8 (0.20%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 8 (0.20%) Oracle iProcurement
11 5 (0.13%) Cordys
12 4 (0.10%) SAP PS
12 4 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
13 3 (0.076%) Agresso
13 3 (0.076%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 95 (2.42%) SaaS
2 38 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
3 25 (0.64%) Office 365
4 20 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (0.28%) IaaS
8 6 (0.15%) PaaS
8 6 (0.15%) Force.com
9 5 (0.13%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.13%) ElastiCache
9 5 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 3 (0.076%) GitHub
11 1 (0.025%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 553 (14.06%) Internet
2 441 (11.22%) Broadband
3 295 (7.50%) Firewall
4 267 (6.79%) VoIP
5 249 (6.33%) LAN
6 230 (5.85%) 3G
7 200 (5.09%) MPLS
8 185 (4.70%) LTE
9 172 (4.37%) Wireless
10 170 (4.32%) WAN
11 164 (4.17%) 4G
12 146 (3.71%) DNS
13 139 (3.54%) TCP/IP
14 138 (3.51%) Network Security
15 113 (2.87%) OSPF
16 112 (2.85%) BGP
17 92 (2.34%) HTTP
17 92 (2.34%) GSM
18 89 (2.26%) ISDN
19 87 (2.21%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (4.48%) SQL Server
2 99 (2.52%) MySQL
3 51 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 49 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 46 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
6 33 (0.84%) Data Mining
7 31 (0.79%) IDOL
7 31 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 29 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 27 (0.69%) EDRMS
9 27 (0.69%) MS Access
10 25 (0.64%) Relational Database
11 24 (0.61%) Oracle Database
12 23 (0.58%) Big Data
12 23 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
13 20 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
14 18 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
15 17 (0.43%) Oracle BI EE
16 16 (0.41%) Essbase
16 16 (0.41%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 49 (1.25%) Subversion
1 49 (1.25%) Git (software)
2 43 (1.09%) TestDirector
3 41 (1.04%) Selenium
4 28 (0.71%) Dreamweaver
5 24 (0.61%) JIRA
6 21 (0.53%) Visual Studio
6 21 (0.53%) Jenkins
7 18 (0.46%) Mockito
8 17 (0.43%) QuickTest Pro
9 16 (0.41%) Trac
10 15 (0.38%) GCC
10 15 (0.38%) GDB
11 14 (0.36%) CruiseControl
12 12 (0.31%) Rational DOORS
13 11 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (0.25%) ReSharper
14 10 (0.25%) LoadRunner
15 8 (0.20%) WinRunner
16 7 (0.18%) Grunt
General
1 1363 (34.66%) Finance
2 561 (14.27%) Retail
3 441 (11.22%) Marketing
4 398 (10.12%) Banking
5 213 (5.42%) Billing
6 138 (3.51%) Electronics
7 124 (3.15%) Advertising
8 120 (3.05%) Legal
9 105 (2.67%) Manufacturing
10 67 (1.70%) Military
11 56 (1.42%) Law
12 49 (1.25%) Aerospace
13 45 (1.14%) German Language
14 42 (1.07%) Multimedia
15 29 (0.74%) Back Office
16 27 (0.69%) Automotive
17 23 (0.58%) Interactive Media
18 15 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
19 14 (0.36%) Publishing
20 13 (0.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 472 (12.00%) Consultant
2 420 (10.68%) Analyst
3 297 (7.55%) Developer
4 296 (7.53%) Project Manager
5 287 (7.30%) Architect
6 184 (4.68%) Network Engineer
7 157 (3.99%) Business Analyst
8 143 (3.64%) Support Engineer
9 136 (3.46%) Solutions Architect
10 91 (2.31%) Service Manager
11 89 (2.26%) Software Engineer
12 85 (2.16%) Senior Manager
13 78 (1.98%) Test Analyst
13 78 (1.98%) Design Engineer
14 76 (1.93%) Senior Developer
15 73 (1.86%) Java Developer
16 68 (1.73%) Recruitment Consultant
17 67 (1.70%) Technical Design Authority
18 62 (1.58%) Designer
19 61 (1.55%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (5.52%) HTML
2 159 (4.04%) .NET
3 134 (3.41%) XML
4 127 (3.23%) CSS
5 120 (3.05%) Web Services
6 106 (2.70%) jQuery
7 82 (2.09%) J2EE
8 78 (1.98%) ASP.NET
9 66 (1.68%) Spring
10 61 (1.55%) HTML5
11 51 (1.30%) JSP
12 44 (1.12%) Hibernate
13 39 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC
14 37 (0.94%) SOAP
15 36 (0.92%) XHTML
16 34 (0.86%) .NET Framework
16 34 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 30 (0.76%) Ajax
17 30 (0.76%) XSLT
18 26 (0.66%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 372 (9.46%) Smartphone
2 137 (3.48%) Computer Science
3 131 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 96 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 92 (2.34%) DTV
6 81 (2.06%) Social Media
7 57 (1.45%) Firmware
8 56 (1.42%) Mathematics
9 51 (1.30%) Client/Server
9 51 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
10 44 (1.12%) Digital Media
11 41 (1.04%) Open Source
11 41 (1.04%) FMCG
12 38 (0.97%) CMDB
12 38 (0.97%) Statistics
13 35 (0.89%) IVR
14 31 (0.79%) Physics
15 30 (0.76%) IPTV
15 30 (0.76%) PMI
15 30 (0.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 453 (11.52%) Windows
2 410 (10.43%) Linux
3 207 (5.26%) UNIX
4 136 (3.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 109 (2.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 68 (1.73%) Windows XP
7 66 (1.68%) Windows 7
8 36 (0.92%) Solaris
9 34 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 34 (0.86%) Android
10 30 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 30 (0.76%) Windows 8
11 26 (0.66%) Windows 2000
12 22 (0.56%) Apple iOS
13 11 (0.28%) CentOS
13 11 (0.28%) Windows Vista
13 11 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
14 9 (0.23%) VxWorks
14 9 (0.23%) Windows Phone
15 7 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 573 (14.57%) Project Management
2 392 (9.97%) ITIL
3 259 (6.59%) Service Management
4 250 (6.36%) Service Delivery
5 243 (6.18%) PRINCE2
6 234 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
7 233 (5.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 211 (5.37%) CRM
9 188 (4.78%) Scrum
10 179 (4.55%) Risk Management
11 172 (4.37%) Programme Management
12 168 (4.27%) Agile Software Development
13 154 (3.92%) Change Management
13 154 (3.92%) Business Analysis
14 152 (3.87%) Business Development
15 145 (3.69%) E-Commerce
16 138 (3.51%) Continuous Improvement
17 127 (3.23%) Incident Management
18 115 (2.92%) Software Engineering
19 113 (2.87%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 392 (9.97%) SQL
2 283 (7.20%) Java
3 208 (5.29%) C
4 190 (4.83%) C#
5 169 (4.30%) JavaScript
6 129 (3.28%) C++
7 82 (2.09%) Perl
8 72 (1.83%) Python
9 61 (1.55%) PHP
10 49 (1.25%) PowerShell
11 45 (1.14%) T-SQL
12 39 (0.99%) Ruby
13 35 (0.89%) Shell Script
14 24 (0.61%) Bash Shell
14 24 (0.61%) VB
15 20 (0.51%) PL/SQL
16 19 (0.48%) PowerHouse
17 16 (0.41%) VBScript
18 15 (0.38%) Scala
19 14 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 665 (16.91%) Degree
2 532 (13.53%) Security Cleared
3 349 (8.88%) SC Cleared
4 295 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
5 180 (4.58%) CCNA
6 154 (3.92%) ISEB
7 144 (3.66%) DV Cleared
8 108 (2.75%) PMI Certification
9 97 (2.47%) CCNP
10 83 (2.11%) PMP
11 78 (1.98%) CCDP
12 77 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
12 77 (1.96%) CCDA
13 60 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 58 (1.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 44 (1.12%) CISSP
16 42 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
17 38 (0.97%) ISTQB
18 37 (0.94%) CCIE
19 33 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 201 (5.11%) SLA
2 157 (3.99%) QA
3 91 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (0.76%) PCI DSS
5 28 (0.71%) ISO 14001
6 21 (0.53%) ISO 9001
7 19 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 17 (0.43%) COBIT
9 8 (0.20%) Data Quality
10 5 (0.13%) GPG13
11 4 (0.10%) COSO
11 4 (0.10%) ISO 9000
12 3 (0.076%) TickIT
13 1 (0.025%) GAMP
13 1 (0.025%) Dublin Core
13 1 (0.025%) HL7
13 1 (0.025%) P3O
System Software
1 120 (3.05%) Active Directory
2 85 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (0.69%) Hyper-V
4 25 (0.64%) ISA Server
5 22 (0.56%) XenApp
6 19 (0.48%) NFS
7 18 (0.46%) NDS
8 17 (0.43%) XenDesktop
9 14 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
10 13 (0.33%) VMware ESX
11 12 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
12 11 (0.28%) ProxySG
13 8 (0.20%) Snort
13 8 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 6 (0.15%) Terminal Services
15 5 (0.13%) Squid
15 5 (0.13%) vCloud
16 4 (0.10%) vSphere
16 4 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
16 4 (0.10%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 48 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
2 44 (1.12%) Netcool
3 30 (0.76%) NetBackup
4 22 (0.56%) Tivoli
5 19 (0.48%) OpenView
6 18 (0.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 17 (0.43%) SCCM
8 15 (0.38%) Cisco IPCC
9 12 (0.31%) Data Guard
10 11 (0.28%) Puppet
10 11 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
10 11 (0.28%) OVPI
10 11 (0.28%) HP NNM
10 11 (0.28%) TeMIP
10 11 (0.28%) NSN NetAct
11 10 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 10 (0.25%) Nagios
11 10 (0.25%) Cacti
12 9 (0.23%) FortiGate
13 8 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 495 (12.59%) Cisco
2 426 (10.83%) Microsoft
3 321 (8.16%) Fujitsu
4 289 (7.35%) Oracle
5 170 (4.32%) Huawei
6 149 (3.79%) SAP
7 139 (3.54%) Juniper
8 136 (3.46%) HP
9 124 (3.15%) VMware
10 80 (2.03%) Citrix
11 79 (2.01%) Ericsson
12 69 (1.75%) Avaya
13 68 (1.73%) CheckPoint
14 61 (1.55%) IBM
15 49 (1.25%) Sonus
16 48 (1.22%) Remedy
17 44 (1.12%) F5
18 43 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
18 43 (1.09%) Nokia
19 41 (1.04%) TIBCO
Farnborough, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 13 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
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JM Digital
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Posted: 22 hours ago
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Thales
Posted: Yesterday
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Three
Posted: Yesterday
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Three
Posted: Yesterday
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Three
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum + Car + Benefits and IT Certificatio
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FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £340 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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ECMWF
Salary: £52,822 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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CACI Network Services
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: Attractive Salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: excellent salary, bens & training
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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South East
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Salary: £300 - £350 per day
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