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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 26 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1629 1662 1872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.85% 8.35% 8.53%
As % of the General category 21.55% 21.69% 21.71%
Number of salaries quoted 923 959 1317
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,075 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.43%
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
7559 7662 8624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.44% 38.49% 39.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5715 5710 6911
Average salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Berkshire +3 953 £55,000 +10.00% 108
Surrey -12 227 £47,500 -2.06% 40
Hampshire -54 130 £50,000 +5.26% 36
Buckinghamshire +2 128 £47,500 - 8
West Sussex +25 69 £39,000 +4.00% 6
Oxfordshire +19 46 £45,000 -5.26% 13
Kent -37 30 £30,000 -33.33% 9
Middlesex +3 12 £52,500 -12.50% 4
East Sussex -5 12 £25,000 -33.33% 3
Thames Valley +6 10 £55,000 -15.38%
Sussex - 4 £35,000 -
M4 Corridor +6 2 £65,000 +23.80%
Home Counties +2 2 £35,000 -24.32%
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1103 (31.80%) Finance
2 796 (22.95%) Degree
3 494 (14.24%) Project Management
4 435 (12.54%) Banking
5 402 (11.59%) Windows
6 401 (11.56%) Marketing
7 394 (11.36%) SQL
8 354 (10.20%) Microsoft
9 347 (10.00%) Retail
10 346 (9.97%) Agile Software Development
10 346 (9.97%) Java
11 345 (9.95%) Linux
12 341 (9.83%) Internet
13 333 (9.60%) Security Cleared
14 328 (9.46%) ITIL
15 310 (8.94%) Broadband
16 298 (8.59%) Cisco
17 266 (7.67%) Wireless
18 263 (7.58%) SC Cleared
19 249 (7.18%) CRM
20 246 (7.09%) Service Delivery
21 245 (7.06%) Oracle
22 238 (6.86%) MS Excel
23 237 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
24 236 (6.80%) Service Management
24 236 (6.80%) 3G
25 234 (6.75%) UNIX
26 231 (6.66%) XML
27 227 (6.54%) JavaScript
27 227 (6.54%) SLA

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 89 (2.57%) Apache
2 85 (2.45%) Tomcat
3 66 (1.90%) SharePoint
4 63 (1.82%) MS Exchange
5 53 (1.53%) CMS
6 50 (1.44%) WebLogic
7 47 (1.35%) IIS
8 32 (0.92%) Lync
9 28 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
10 27 (0.78%) Apache Solr
11 26 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
12 25 (0.72%) WebSphere
13 24 (0.69%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 21 (0.61%) Node.js
15 13 (0.37%) JBoss
16 12 (0.35%) MS Project Server
16 12 (0.35%) Office Communications Server
17 10 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
18 9 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 7 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 238 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 184 (5.30%) MS Office
3 54 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 32 (0.92%) MS Visio
5 28 (0.81%) MS Project
6 21 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 15 (0.43%) Photoshop
8 14 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
9 13 (0.37%) OmniGraffle
10 11 (0.32%) InDesign
10 11 (0.32%) AutoCAD
11 9 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 9 (0.26%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.058%) Windchill
12 2 (0.058%) Mathematica
13 1 (0.029%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.029%) InfoPath
13 1 (0.029%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 66 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 20 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
3 19 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
4 18 (0.52%) Hyperion Planning
5 6 (0.17%) JDE OneWorld
5 6 (0.17%) CSG Singleview
6 5 (0.14%) SAP ERP
6 5 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.12%) SAP PS
7 4 (0.12%) HFM
7 4 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.086%) Oracle BRM
8 3 (0.086%) Maximo
9 2 (0.058%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.058%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.058%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 2 (0.058%) Exstream
9 2 (0.058%) SAP FSCM
9 2 (0.058%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 1 (0.029%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 102 (2.94%) SaaS
2 30 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
3 29 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (0.37%) Office 365
7 6 (0.17%) IaaS
8 3 (0.086%) Terremark
8 3 (0.086%) Force.com
8 3 (0.086%) PaaS
9 2 (0.058%) GitHub
10 1 (0.029%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 341 (9.83%) Internet
2 310 (8.94%) Broadband
3 266 (7.67%) Wireless
4 236 (6.80%) 3G
5 179 (5.16%) Firewall
6 175 (5.04%) LTE
7 168 (4.84%) MPLS
8 167 (4.81%) 4G
9 158 (4.55%) LAN
10 156 (4.50%) VoIP
11 138 (3.98%) Ethernet
12 126 (3.63%) WAN
12 126 (3.63%) VPN
13 113 (3.26%) DNS
14 110 (3.17%) UMTS
15 109 (3.14%) TCP/IP
16 106 (3.06%) GSM
17 104 (3.00%) Radio Access Network
18 101 (2.91%) SDH
19 97 (2.80%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (5.19%) SQL Server
2 136 (3.92%) MySQL
3 45 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 39 (1.12%) Big Data
4 39 (1.12%) Data Mining
5 38 (1.10%) Oracle Database
6 37 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
7 35 (1.01%) NoSQL
7 35 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 32 (0.92%) MongoDB
9 27 (0.78%) EDRMS
9 27 (0.78%) IDOL
10 25 (0.72%) Relational Database
11 23 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
12 20 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (0.37%) Essbase
14 12 (0.35%) Oracle BI EE
14 12 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (0.29%) RDBMS
15 10 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 57 (1.64%) Git (software)
2 49 (1.41%) Selenium
2 49 (1.41%) Subversion
3 29 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
4 27 (0.78%) Mockito
4 27 (0.78%) Jenkins
5 26 (0.75%) JIRA
6 20 (0.58%) QuickTest Pro
6 20 (0.58%) Maven
7 19 (0.55%) Toad
8 18 (0.52%) Visual Studio
8 18 (0.52%) Trac
9 17 (0.49%) LoadRunner
10 16 (0.46%) Eclipse
11 15 (0.43%) GCC
11 15 (0.43%) GDB
11 15 (0.43%) TestDirector
12 11 (0.32%) JUnit
12 11 (0.32%) Dreamweaver
13 9 (0.26%) WebDriver
General
1 1103 (31.80%) Finance
2 435 (12.54%) Banking
3 401 (11.56%) Marketing
4 347 (10.00%) Retail
5 158 (4.55%) Advertising
6 150 (4.32%) Billing
7 136 (3.92%) Electronics
8 131 (3.78%) Legal
9 110 (3.17%) Manufacturing
9 110 (3.17%) Aerospace
10 72 (2.08%) Automotive
11 47 (1.35%) Back Office
12 36 (1.04%) Law
13 30 (0.86%) German Language
14 29 (0.84%) Military
15 25 (0.72%) Multimedia
15 25 (0.72%) Games
16 21 (0.61%) Front Office
17 17 (0.49%) Publishing
18 15 (0.43%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 378 (10.90%) Developer
2 351 (10.12%) Analyst
3 308 (8.88%) Consultant
4 271 (7.81%) Project Manager
5 208 (6.00%) Architect
6 184 (5.30%) Support Engineer
7 140 (4.04%) Network Engineer
8 136 (3.92%) Business Analyst
9 120 (3.46%) Java Developer
10 116 (3.34%) Solutions Architect
11 109 (3.14%) Senior Manager
12 88 (2.54%) Account Manager
13 86 (2.48%) Software Engineer
14 77 (2.22%) Designer
15 68 (1.96%) Senior Developer
15 68 (1.96%) Software Developer
16 66 (1.90%) Technical Engineer
17 61 (1.76%) Technical Support
18 57 (1.64%) Service Manager
19 53 (1.53%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (6.66%) XML
2 214 (6.17%) HTML
3 145 (4.18%) CSS
4 134 (3.86%) .NET
5 109 (3.14%) Web Services
6 95 (2.74%) Spring
7 94 (2.71%) J2EE
8 90 (2.59%) jQuery
9 89 (2.57%) JSP
10 69 (1.99%) ASP.NET
11 58 (1.67%) SOAP
12 54 (1.56%) Java EE
12 54 (1.56%) JSON
13 45 (1.30%) XHTML
14 41 (1.18%) XML Schema
15 38 (1.10%) HTML5
16 36 (1.04%) Ajax
16 36 (1.04%) RabbitMQ
17 34 (0.98%) XSLT
17 34 (0.98%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 237 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
2 222 (6.40%) Smartphone
3 169 (4.87%) Computer Science
4 93 (2.68%) User Experience
5 80 (2.31%) Management Information System
6 76 (2.19%) Social Media
7 72 (2.08%) DTV
8 65 (1.87%) Statistics
9 48 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
10 43 (1.24%) FMCG
10 43 (1.24%) Open Source
11 42 (1.21%) PMI
12 36 (1.04%) Client/Server
13 34 (0.98%) Mobile App
14 32 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
14 32 (0.92%) iPad
15 24 (0.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 21 (0.61%) Inversion of Control
16 21 (0.61%) Mathematics
17 19 (0.55%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 402 (11.59%) Windows
2 345 (9.95%) Linux
3 234 (6.75%) UNIX
4 125 (3.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 86 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 70 (2.02%) Windows 7
7 63 (1.82%) Windows XP
8 51 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 46 (1.33%) Solaris
10 29 (0.84%) Windows 2000 Server
11 28 (0.81%) Windows 2000
12 24 (0.69%) Android
13 17 (0.49%) Apple iOS
14 16 (0.46%) Windows Vista
15 15 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
16 9 (0.26%) Windows 8
16 9 (0.26%) CentOS
16 9 (0.26%) Ubuntu
17 8 (0.23%) Windows NT
18 6 (0.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 494 (14.24%) Project Management
2 346 (9.97%) Agile Software Development
3 328 (9.46%) ITIL
4 249 (7.18%) CRM
5 246 (7.09%) Service Delivery
6 236 (6.80%) Service Management
7 218 (6.28%) Stakeholder Management
8 207 (5.97%) PRINCE2
9 188 (5.42%) Continuous Improvement
10 177 (5.10%) Scrum
11 168 (4.84%) Business Development
12 159 (4.58%) Incident Management
13 158 (4.55%) Software Engineering
13 158 (4.55%) Mentoring
14 148 (4.27%) Business Intelligence
15 145 (4.18%) UML
16 139 (4.01%) Business Analysis
17 134 (3.86%) Change Management
18 133 (3.83%) E-Commerce
19 129 (3.72%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 394 (11.36%) SQL
2 346 (9.97%) Java
3 227 (6.54%) JavaScript
4 197 (5.68%) C#
5 139 (4.01%) C++
6 104 (3.00%) C
7 67 (1.93%) PowerShell
8 64 (1.84%) T-SQL
9 62 (1.79%) PL/SQL
10 53 (1.53%) Perl
11 52 (1.50%) PHP
11 52 (1.50%) Python
12 34 (0.98%) Shell Script
13 30 (0.86%) COBOL
14 24 (0.69%) Bash Shell
15 21 (0.61%) Ruby
16 19 (0.55%) Ada
17 15 (0.43%) VBScript
18 14 (0.40%) VB
19 10 (0.29%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 796 (22.95%) Degree
2 333 (9.60%) Security Cleared
3 263 (7.58%) SC Cleared
4 210 (6.05%) Cisco Certification
5 142 (4.09%) CCNP
6 131 (3.78%) PMI Certification
7 128 (3.69%) ISEB
8 118 (3.40%) CCNA
9 106 (3.06%) DV Cleared
10 97 (2.80%) PMP
11 60 (1.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 56 (1.61%) CISSP
13 53 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 43 (1.24%) CCIE
15 42 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
16 41 (1.18%) ISTQB
17 40 (1.15%) HND
18 37 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
19 36 (1.04%) MBA
20 35 (1.01%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 227 (6.54%) SLA
2 169 (4.87%) QA
3 115 (3.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 41 (1.18%) ISO 9001
5 38 (1.10%) PCI DSS
6 34 (0.98%) ISO 14001
7 27 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 22 (0.63%) ISO 9000
9 9 (0.26%) Data Quality
10 7 (0.20%) DO-254
11 6 (0.17%) COBIT
12 4 (0.12%) COSO
13 2 (0.058%) TickIT
13 2 (0.058%) HL7
14 1 (0.029%) JTAG
14 1 (0.029%) GAMP
System Software
1 128 (3.69%) Active Directory
2 94 (2.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (0.81%) ISA Server
4 24 (0.69%) NDS
5 19 (0.55%) Firmware
6 16 (0.46%) vSphere
7 14 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (0.37%) Hyper-V
9 11 (0.32%) XenApp
10 10 (0.29%) XenDesktop
11 8 (0.23%) NFS
11 8 (0.23%) VMware ESX
11 8 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
12 7 (0.20%) Kamailio
13 6 (0.17%) OpenSIPS
14 5 (0.14%) Postfix
14 5 (0.14%) Sendmail
14 5 (0.14%) ProxySG
15 3 (0.086%) XenServer
15 3 (0.086%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 56 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
2 35 (1.01%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 31 (0.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 28 (0.81%) SCCM
5 27 (0.78%) NetBackup
6 26 (0.75%) SCOM
7 22 (0.63%) Netcool
8 20 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
9 8 (0.23%) OpenView
9 8 (0.23%) Nagios
10 7 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
11 6 (0.17%) Tivoli
11 6 (0.17%) EdgeSight
12 5 (0.14%) Cisco UCCX
12 5 (0.14%) FortiGate
12 5 (0.14%) logstash
13 4 (0.12%) CiscoWorks
14 3 (0.086%) OVPI
14 3 (0.086%) Backup Exec
14 3 (0.086%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 354 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 298 (8.59%) Cisco
3 245 (7.06%) Oracle
4 172 (4.96%) Fujitsu
5 160 (4.61%) Huawei
6 131 (3.78%) SAP
7 128 (3.69%) VMware
8 124 (3.57%) HP
9 110 (3.17%) Juniper
10 96 (2.77%) Ericsson
11 77 (2.22%) Nokia
12 72 (2.08%) Avaya
13 62 (1.79%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
14 57 (1.64%) Citrix
15 55 (1.59%) Red Hat
16 46 (1.33%) Nortel
17 43 (1.24%) Veritas
18 42 (1.21%) Business Objects
19 40 (1.15%) CheckPoint
19 40 (1.15%) F5
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £59000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Woolton Hill, Berkshire
Wa Consultants
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Yoh
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Canterbury, Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + shareholding
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Logix Resourcing (Permanent)
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Vodafone Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 4 days ago