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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 24 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1683 1845 1857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 8.03% 8.22% 8.52%
As % of the General category 21.48% 21.87% 21.32%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1022 990
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
7834 8438 8710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.39% 37.61% 39.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5886 6199 6454
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 March 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 March 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 +3 987 £52,500 +5.00% 106
Surrey +2 214 £50,000 -4.76% 27
Hampshire -36 155 £45,000 -5.26% 34
Buckinghamshire -7 132 £50,000 +2.04% 8
West Sussex +3 64 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Oxfordshire +22 47 £42,500 +13.33% 18
Kent +4 24 £27,000 -36.47% 2
East Sussex 0 21 £37,500 -37.50% 3
Middlesex 0 12 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Sussex +1 3 £35,000 -12.50%
M4 Corridor +2 1 - -
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 999 (29.06%) Finance
2 851 (24.75%) Degree
3 456 (13.26%) Banking
4 450 (13.09%) Project Management
5 430 (12.51%) Marketing
6 408 (11.87%) Agile Software Development
7 405 (11.78%) Windows
8 392 (11.40%) SQL
9 386 (11.23%) Microsoft
10 371 (10.79%) Java
11 338 (9.83%) Linux
12 320 (9.31%) Wireless
13 316 (9.19%) Cisco
14 291 (8.46%) ITIL
15 282 (8.20%) CRM
16 270 (7.85%) Retail
17 262 (7.62%) Security Cleared
18 246 (7.16%) JavaScript
19 241 (7.01%) MS Excel
20 240 (6.98%) Service Management
21 236 (6.86%) Service Delivery
21 236 (6.86%) XML
22 235 (6.84%) UNIX
23 229 (6.66%) C#
24 227 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
25 225 (6.54%) Oracle
26 221 (6.43%) Continuous Improvement
27 219 (6.37%) Cisco Certification
27 219 (6.37%) Firewall
28 216 (6.28%) SLA

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 82 (2.39%) Apache
2 80 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 55 (1.60%) MS Exchange
4 53 (1.54%) SharePoint
5 50 (1.45%) Lync
6 45 (1.31%) WebLogic
7 43 (1.25%) CMS
8 32 (0.93%) WebSphere
9 29 (0.84%) IIS
10 23 (0.67%) Node.js
11 18 (0.52%) OpenStack
11 18 (0.52%) Apache Solr
12 16 (0.47%) JBoss
13 15 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
13 15 (0.44%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 15 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
14 13 (0.38%) MS Project Server
15 11 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
15 11 (0.32%) Office Communications Server
16 9 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 241 (7.01%) MS Excel
2 163 (4.74%) MS Office
3 83 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 41 (1.19%) MS Project
5 24 (0.70%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
7 11 (0.32%) InDesign
7 11 (0.32%) Photoshop
7 11 (0.32%) Acrobat
7 11 (0.32%) AutoCAD
8 9 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.087%) SPSS
10 2 (0.058%) FrameMaker
10 2 (0.058%) PaintShop Pro
10 2 (0.058%) Windchill
11 1 (0.029%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 89 (2.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
4 9 (0.26%) Hyperion Planning
5 4 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.087%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.087%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.087%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.087%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (0.058%) SAP FSCM
7 2 (0.058%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.058%) Sage 50
7 2 (0.058%) Maximo
7 2 (0.058%) JDE OneWorld
7 2 (0.058%) CSG Singleview
7 2 (0.058%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.058%) Exstream
8 1 (0.029%) HFM
8 1 (0.029%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 134 (3.90%) SaaS
2 49 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
3 45 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
4 36 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (0.58%) Office 365
6 19 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (0.29%) Force.com
7 10 (0.29%) IaaS
8 5 (0.15%) PaaS
9 3 (0.087%) Terremark
10 1 (0.029%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.029%) IBM Blueworks
10 1 (0.029%) GitHub
10 1 (0.029%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 320 (9.31%) Wireless
2 219 (6.37%) Firewall
3 188 (5.47%) MPLS
4 175 (5.09%) Internet
5 173 (5.03%) VPN
6 167 (4.86%) Broadband
7 164 (4.77%) VoIP
8 152 (4.42%) LAN
9 148 (4.30%) Ethernet
10 138 (4.01%) 3G
11 121 (3.52%) LTE
12 120 (3.49%) WAN
13 113 (3.29%) SDH
14 112 (3.26%) UMTS
15 111 (3.23%) DNS
16 105 (3.05%) GSM
17 101 (2.94%) TCP/IP
18 93 (2.71%) 4G
19 88 (2.56%) Network Security
20 75 (2.18%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 177 (5.15%) MySQL
3 48 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
4 46 (1.34%) NoSQL
5 44 (1.28%) Data Mining
5 44 (1.28%) Big Data
6 43 (1.25%) Oracle Database
7 37 (1.08%) MongoDB
7 37 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 34 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 28 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
9 28 (0.81%) Relational Database
10 22 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
11 17 (0.49%) EDRMS
11 17 (0.49%) IDOL
11 17 (0.49%) MS Access
12 13 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (0.35%) RDBMS
14 11 (0.32%) Couchbase
15 10 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 51 (1.48%) Selenium
2 50 (1.45%) Git (software)
3 39 (1.13%) Subversion
4 32 (0.93%) Jenkins
5 27 (0.79%) JIRA
6 26 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
7 25 (0.73%) Toad
8 23 (0.67%) Visual Studio
9 18 (0.52%) Mockito
10 17 (0.49%) Eclipse
11 16 (0.47%) NUnit
11 16 (0.47%) WebDriver
12 15 (0.44%) Maven
12 15 (0.44%) QuickTest Pro
12 15 (0.44%) Ant
12 15 (0.44%) JUnit
13 13 (0.38%) LoadRunner
14 12 (0.35%) TestDirector
14 12 (0.35%) MSTest
14 12 (0.35%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 999 (29.06%) Finance
2 456 (13.26%) Banking
3 430 (12.51%) Marketing
4 270 (7.85%) Retail
5 175 (5.09%) Billing
6 163 (4.74%) Electronics
7 138 (4.01%) Manufacturing
8 137 (3.98%) Advertising
9 124 (3.61%) Legal
10 99 (2.88%) Aerospace
11 76 (2.21%) Automotive
12 33 (0.96%) Back Office
13 30 (0.87%) Law
14 25 (0.73%) Military
15 23 (0.67%) Games
16 21 (0.61%) German Language
17 17 (0.49%) Publishing
17 17 (0.49%) Front Office
18 12 (0.35%) Mandarin Language
19 10 (0.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 472 (13.73%) Developer
2 343 (9.98%) Analyst
3 263 (7.65%) Consultant
4 262 (7.62%) Project Manager
5 174 (5.06%) Architect
6 169 (4.92%) Business Analyst
7 160 (4.65%) Support Engineer
8 143 (4.16%) Java Developer
9 135 (3.93%) Network Engineer
10 128 (3.72%) Senior Manager
11 113 (3.29%) Solutions Architect
12 109 (3.17%) Account Manager
13 105 (3.05%) Software Engineer
14 85 (2.47%) .NET Developer
15 76 (2.21%) Software Developer
16 68 (1.98%) Senior Developer
17 64 (1.86%) Designer
18 63 (1.83%) Senior Analyst
19 61 (1.77%) Technical Support
20 58 (1.69%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (6.86%) XML
2 202 (5.88%) HTML
3 194 (5.64%) .NET
4 137 (3.98%) CSS
5 118 (3.43%) Spring
6 111 (3.23%) Web Services
7 101 (2.94%) ASP.NET
8 90 (2.62%) jQuery
9 79 (2.30%) JSON
10 72 (2.09%) SOAP
11 69 (2.01%) J2EE
12 64 (1.86%) JSP
13 56 (1.63%) Java EE
14 55 (1.60%) RabbitMQ
15 45 (1.31%) Ajax
16 42 (1.22%) XML Schema
16 42 (1.22%) HTML5
17 40 (1.16%) Grails
17 40 (1.16%) Hibernate
18 36 (1.05%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 227 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
2 190 (5.53%) Computer Science
3 103 (3.00%) Management Information System
4 96 (2.79%) DTV
5 72 (2.09%) PMI
6 62 (1.80%) User Experience
7 61 (1.77%) Smartphone
8 55 (1.60%) Statistics
8 55 (1.60%) Open Source
9 48 (1.40%) FMCG
10 35 (1.02%) Social Media
10 35 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
11 31 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
12 30 (0.87%) iPad
13 26 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
14 24 (0.70%) Client/Server
14 24 (0.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 21 (0.61%) IPTV
16 20 (0.58%) Cryptography
16 20 (0.58%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 405 (11.78%) Windows
2 338 (9.83%) Linux
3 235 (6.84%) UNIX
4 80 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 73 (2.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 63 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 58 (1.69%) Windows 7
8 45 (1.31%) Windows XP
9 42 (1.22%) Solaris
10 33 (0.96%) Android
11 29 (0.84%) Apple iOS
12 21 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
12 21 (0.61%) Windows Vista
13 19 (0.55%) Windows 2000
14 15 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
15 9 (0.26%) Windows NT
15 9 (0.26%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.17%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.12%) CentOS
17 4 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 450 (13.09%) Project Management
2 408 (11.87%) Agile Software Development
3 291 (8.46%) ITIL
4 282 (8.20%) CRM
5 240 (6.98%) Service Management
6 236 (6.86%) Service Delivery
7 221 (6.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 212 (6.17%) Software Engineering
9 211 (6.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 211 (6.14%) PRINCE2
10 194 (5.64%) Business Development
11 188 (5.47%) Scrum
12 183 (5.32%) Business Intelligence
13 160 (4.65%) UML
13 160 (4.65%) Programme Management
14 151 (4.39%) Change Management
15 150 (4.36%) Business Analysis
16 138 (4.01%) Incident Management
16 138 (4.01%) Mentoring
17 121 (3.52%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 392 (11.40%) SQL
2 371 (10.79%) Java
3 246 (7.16%) JavaScript
4 229 (6.66%) C#
5 153 (4.45%) C++
6 119 (3.46%) C
7 63 (1.83%) PL/SQL
8 55 (1.60%) T-SQL
9 53 (1.54%) Python
9 53 (1.54%) PowerShell
10 42 (1.22%) Perl
11 37 (1.08%) PHP
11 37 (1.08%) COBOL
12 31 (0.90%) Ada
13 24 (0.70%) Shell Script
14 22 (0.64%) Bash Shell
15 17 (0.49%) Ruby
16 16 (0.47%) VB
17 14 (0.41%) VB.NET
17 14 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 851 (24.75%) Degree
2 262 (7.62%) Security Cleared
3 219 (6.37%) Cisco Certification
4 216 (6.28%) SC Cleared
5 164 (4.77%) PMI Certification
6 156 (4.54%) CCNP
7 126 (3.66%) CCNA
8 111 (3.23%) PMP
9 89 (2.59%) ISEB
10 76 (2.21%) DV Cleared
11 63 (1.83%) CISSP
12 49 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
13 48 (1.40%) CCIE
14 47 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
15 37 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 37 (1.08%) MBA
16 31 (0.90%) HND
16 31 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 29 (0.84%) CISM
18 28 (0.81%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 216 (6.28%) SLA
2 169 (4.92%) QA
3 120 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 49 (1.43%) ISO 9001
5 47 (1.37%) ISO 14001
6 40 (1.16%) PCI DSS
7 34 (0.99%) ISO 9000
8 24 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.20%) DO-254
9 7 (0.20%) Data Quality
10 5 (0.15%) HL7
11 1 (0.029%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.029%) WCAG
11 1 (0.029%) COBIT
11 1 (0.029%) P3O
11 1 (0.029%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.029%) FISMA
11 1 (0.029%) JTAG
System Software
1 100 (2.91%) Active Directory
2 93 (2.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (0.81%) Hyper-V
4 20 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
4 20 (0.58%) Firmware
5 19 (0.55%) ISA Server
5 19 (0.55%) vSphere
5 19 (0.55%) KVM
6 14 (0.41%) NDS
7 9 (0.26%) Kamailio
8 8 (0.23%) XenApp
9 7 (0.20%) OpenSIPS
10 6 (0.17%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.12%) ProxySG
12 3 (0.087%) Xen
12 3 (0.087%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.087%) Docker
12 3 (0.087%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.058%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.058%) UAG
Systems Management
1 47 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
2 29 (0.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 24 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 22 (0.64%) Cisco CUCM
5 21 (0.61%) SCCM
6 17 (0.49%) SCOM
6 17 (0.49%) NetBackup
7 11 (0.32%) Netcool
8 9 (0.26%) Nagios
9 8 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
11 6 (0.17%) DameWare
11 6 (0.17%) OpenView
12 5 (0.15%) FortiGate
12 5 (0.15%) logstash
13 4 (0.12%) Cisco UCCX
14 3 (0.087%) Iperf
14 3 (0.087%) Ansible
14 3 (0.087%) SELinux
14 3 (0.087%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 386 (11.23%) Microsoft
2 316 (9.19%) Cisco
3 225 (6.54%) Oracle
4 169 (4.92%) Huawei
5 129 (3.75%) HP
6 124 (3.61%) SAP
7 121 (3.52%) VMware
8 118 (3.43%) Juniper
9 104 (3.03%) Fujitsu
10 91 (2.65%) Ericsson
11 86 (2.50%) Avaya
12 73 (2.12%) Red Hat
13 66 (1.92%) Nokia
14 49 (1.43%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
15 46 (1.34%) Sybase
15 46 (1.34%) Nortel
15 46 (1.34%) CheckPoint
16 42 (1.22%) Citrix
16 42 (1.22%) Verint
17 41 (1.19%) F5
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£65,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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Berkshire
Three
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Berkshire
Three
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
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The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
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Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
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Maidenhead, Berkshire
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Salary: Highly Competitive + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East
People Source Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Great Package
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Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £90000 - £91000 per annum + bonus & Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
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South East
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £6,600 car allowance + full bens
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Salary: £20000 - £25000.00 per annum + out of hours remuneration
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