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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 26 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1574 1678 1912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.77% 8.08% 9.34%
As % of the General category 21.30% 21.47% 23.13%
Number of salaries quoted 901 977 1142
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
7389 7814 8265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.48% 37.61% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5580 5768 6249
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.65%
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 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 5 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 5 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 +2 903 £52,500 +5.00% 93
Surrey -10 216 £47,500 -6.86% 40
Hampshire -45 144 £45,000 - 43
Buckinghamshire +1 109 £42,500 -13.26% 17
West Sussex +14 72 £39,000 +4.00% 3
Oxfordshire +20 40 £42,500 +13.33% 8
Kent -6 31 £27,500 -38.88% 5
East Sussex - 17 £36,250 - 3
Middlesex -1 13 £52,500 -19.23% 5
Sussex +3 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Home Counties - 2 £35,000 -
M4 Corridor 0 1 £65,000 +23.80%
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 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 1000 (29.58%) Finance
2 815 (24.11%) Degree
3 436 (12.90%) Banking
4 435 (12.87%) Project Management
5 397 (11.74%) Windows
6 390 (11.54%) Marketing
7 382 (11.30%) SQL
8 363 (10.74%) Microsoft
9 359 (10.62%) Java
10 344 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
11 332 (9.82%) Linux
12 303 (8.96%) Cisco
13 302 (8.93%) Retail
14 298 (8.81%) Wireless
15 291 (8.61%) ITIL
16 287 (8.49%) Security Cleared
17 253 (7.48%) CRM
18 245 (7.25%) Oracle
19 241 (7.13%) MS Excel
20 240 (7.10%) UNIX
20 240 (7.10%) Service Delivery
21 233 (6.89%) XML
22 230 (6.80%) SC Cleared
23 229 (6.77%) JavaScript
23 229 (6.77%) Service Management
24 219 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
25 217 (6.42%) Internet
26 216 (6.39%) SLA
27 215 (6.36%) Stakeholder Management
28 212 (6.27%) Cisco Certification

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 83 (2.45%) Apache
2 81 (2.40%) Tomcat
3 59 (1.75%) MS Exchange
4 56 (1.66%) SharePoint
5 54 (1.60%) WebLogic
6 42 (1.24%) IIS
7 41 (1.21%) Lync
8 37 (1.09%) CMS
9 30 (0.89%) WebSphere
10 23 (0.68%) Node.js
11 21 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
12 18 (0.53%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 18 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
13 17 (0.50%) Apache Solr
13 17 (0.50%) JBoss
14 13 (0.38%) MS Project Server
15 12 (0.35%) Office Communications Server
15 12 (0.35%) OpenStack
16 9 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
17 8 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 241 (7.13%) MS Excel
2 166 (4.91%) MS Office
3 73 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 37 (1.09%) MS Project
5 27 (0.80%) MS Visio
6 18 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
7 15 (0.44%) AutoCAD
8 11 (0.33%) Photoshop
8 11 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
8 11 (0.33%) InDesign
9 9 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 9 (0.27%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.089%) SPSS
11 2 (0.059%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 69 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 20 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (0.47%) Hyperion Planning
4 15 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.12%) CSG Singleview
5 4 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.089%) Oracle BRM
6 3 (0.089%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.089%) JDE OneWorld
6 3 (0.089%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.089%) Maximo
7 2 (0.059%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.059%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 2 (0.059%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.059%) HFM
7 2 (0.059%) Exstream
7 2 (0.059%) SAP FSCM
7 2 (0.059%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.059%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 115 (3.40%) SaaS
2 38 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
3 35 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
4 30 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 17 (0.50%) Office 365
7 10 (0.30%) Force.com
8 8 (0.24%) IaaS
9 4 (0.12%) PaaS
10 3 (0.089%) Terremark
11 1 (0.030%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.030%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 298 (8.81%) Wireless
2 217 (6.42%) Internet
3 201 (5.94%) Broadband
4 194 (5.74%) Firewall
5 183 (5.41%) MPLS
6 172 (5.09%) 3G
7 160 (4.73%) VPN
8 154 (4.55%) LAN
9 151 (4.47%) LTE
10 147 (4.35%) VoIP
11 141 (4.17%) Ethernet
12 125 (3.70%) 4G
13 116 (3.43%) WAN
14 113 (3.34%) SDH
15 109 (3.22%) UMTS
16 102 (3.02%) GSM
17 101 (2.99%) DNS
18 95 (2.81%) TCP/IP
19 88 (2.60%) Network Security
19 88 (2.60%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (5.62%) SQL Server
2 146 (4.32%) MySQL
3 47 (1.39%) Data Mining
4 45 (1.33%) Oracle Database
5 43 (1.27%) Big Data
5 43 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
6 41 (1.21%) NoSQL
7 40 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 34 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 33 (0.98%) MongoDB
10 28 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
10 28 (0.83%) Relational Database
11 23 (0.68%) IDOL
11 23 (0.68%) EDRMS
12 17 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (0.44%) MS Access
14 12 (0.35%) RDBMS
14 12 (0.35%) Oracle BI EE
15 11 (0.33%) Essbase
16 10 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 48 (1.42%) Git (software)
2 44 (1.30%) Selenium
3 43 (1.27%) Subversion
4 31 (0.92%) Jenkins
5 28 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
6 26 (0.77%) JIRA
7 24 (0.71%) Toad
8 22 (0.65%) QuickTest Pro
9 19 (0.56%) Visual Studio
10 18 (0.53%) Maven
10 18 (0.53%) LoadRunner
10 18 (0.53%) Eclipse
11 17 (0.50%) Mockito
12 15 (0.44%) Ant
13 13 (0.38%) Trac
13 13 (0.38%) TestDirector
13 13 (0.38%) JUnit
14 12 (0.35%) NUnit
14 12 (0.35%) GCC
14 12 (0.35%) GDB
General
1 1000 (29.58%) Finance
2 436 (12.90%) Banking
3 390 (11.54%) Marketing
4 302 (8.93%) Retail
5 161 (4.76%) Billing
6 140 (4.14%) Electronics
7 137 (4.05%) Advertising
8 128 (3.79%) Legal
9 117 (3.46%) Manufacturing
10 112 (3.31%) Aerospace
11 77 (2.28%) Automotive
12 47 (1.39%) Back Office
13 34 (1.01%) Law
14 27 (0.80%) Military
15 26 (0.77%) Games
16 21 (0.62%) German Language
17 19 (0.56%) Front Office
18 16 (0.47%) Publishing
19 12 (0.35%) Multimedia
20 11 (0.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 424 (12.54%) Developer
2 331 (9.79%) Analyst
3 277 (8.19%) Consultant
4 248 (7.34%) Project Manager
5 180 (5.32%) Architect
6 177 (5.24%) Support Engineer
7 149 (4.41%) Business Analyst
8 137 (4.05%) Java Developer
9 135 (3.99%) Network Engineer
10 113 (3.34%) Senior Manager
11 109 (3.22%) Account Manager
12 107 (3.16%) Solutions Architect
13 96 (2.84%) Software Engineer
14 71 (2.10%) Software Developer
15 68 (2.01%) Senior Developer
16 66 (1.95%) .NET Developer
17 64 (1.89%) Designer
18 60 (1.77%) Technical Engineer
19 56 (1.66%) Technical Support
20 54 (1.60%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (6.89%) XML
2 190 (5.62%) HTML
3 162 (4.79%) .NET
4 139 (4.11%) CSS
5 105 (3.11%) Spring
6 104 (3.08%) Web Services
7 82 (2.43%) J2EE
8 81 (2.40%) ASP.NET
8 81 (2.40%) jQuery
9 77 (2.28%) JSP
10 69 (2.04%) JSON
11 63 (1.86%) SOAP
12 53 (1.57%) Java EE
13 46 (1.36%) RabbitMQ
14 41 (1.21%) XML Schema
14 41 (1.21%) Ajax
15 39 (1.15%) HTML5
16 35 (1.04%) Hibernate
17 32 (0.95%) WSDL
18 31 (0.92%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 219 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
2 169 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 101 (2.99%) Smartphone
4 90 (2.66%) Management Information System
5 75 (2.22%) DTV
6 65 (1.92%) User Experience
7 60 (1.77%) Statistics
8 59 (1.75%) PMI
9 48 (1.42%) Open Source
10 42 (1.24%) FMCG
11 35 (1.04%) Social Media
11 35 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
12 33 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
13 26 (0.77%) iPad
14 23 (0.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 22 (0.65%) Client/Server
15 22 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
16 18 (0.53%) IPTV
16 18 (0.53%) Cryptography
17 17 (0.50%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 397 (11.74%) Windows
2 332 (9.82%) Linux
3 240 (7.10%) UNIX
4 100 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 75 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 63 (1.86%) Windows 7
7 58 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 53 (1.57%) Windows XP
9 46 (1.36%) Solaris
10 28 (0.83%) Android
11 27 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
12 24 (0.71%) Apple iOS
13 21 (0.62%) Windows 2000
13 21 (0.62%) Windows Vista
14 14 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (0.24%) Windows NT
16 7 (0.21%) Mac OS X
17 6 (0.18%) Windows 8
18 5 (0.15%) CentOS
18 5 (0.15%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 435 (12.87%) Project Management
2 344 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
3 291 (8.61%) ITIL
4 253 (7.48%) CRM
5 240 (7.10%) Service Delivery
6 229 (6.77%) Service Management
7 215 (6.36%) Stakeholder Management
8 210 (6.21%) Continuous Improvement
9 196 (5.80%) PRINCE2
10 190 (5.62%) Software Engineering
11 176 (5.21%) Business Development
12 167 (4.94%) Scrum
13 165 (4.88%) UML
14 155 (4.58%) Business Intelligence
15 143 (4.23%) Incident Management
16 136 (4.02%) Programme Management
17 134 (3.96%) Business Analysis
18 132 (3.90%) Mentoring
19 129 (3.82%) Change Management
20 118 (3.49%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 382 (11.30%) SQL
2 359 (10.62%) Java
3 229 (6.77%) JavaScript
4 209 (6.18%) C#
5 147 (4.35%) C++
6 115 (3.40%) C
7 68 (2.01%) PL/SQL
8 61 (1.80%) PowerShell
9 57 (1.69%) T-SQL
10 50 (1.48%) Python
11 46 (1.36%) Perl
12 40 (1.18%) PHP
13 35 (1.04%) COBOL
14 29 (0.86%) Shell Script
15 27 (0.80%) Ada
16 24 (0.71%) Bash Shell
17 16 (0.47%) Ruby
18 14 (0.41%) VBScript
19 13 (0.38%) VB
20 12 (0.35%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 815 (24.11%) Degree
2 287 (8.49%) Security Cleared
3 230 (6.80%) SC Cleared
4 212 (6.27%) Cisco Certification
5 145 (4.29%) CCNP
6 139 (4.11%) PMI Certification
7 118 (3.49%) CCNA
8 105 (3.11%) ISEB
9 95 (2.81%) PMP
10 92 (2.72%) DV Cleared
11 67 (1.98%) VCP4
12 57 (1.69%) CISSP
13 51 (1.51%) CCIE
14 47 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 46 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
16 43 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 43 (1.27%) HND
17 38 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
18 37 (1.09%) HNC
18 37 (1.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 216 (6.39%) SLA
2 161 (4.76%) QA
3 113 (3.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 43 (1.27%) ISO 9001
5 39 (1.15%) PCI DSS
6 35 (1.04%) ISO 14001
7 28 (0.83%) ISO 9000
8 24 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (0.24%) Data Quality
10 7 (0.21%) DO-254
11 4 (0.12%) HL7
12 1 (0.030%) P3O
12 1 (0.030%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.030%) JTAG
12 1 (0.030%) GAMP
12 1 (0.030%) COBIT
12 1 (0.030%) WCAG
System Software
1 117 (3.46%) Active Directory
2 100 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (0.77%) NDS
4 25 (0.74%) ISA Server
5 22 (0.65%) Hyper-V
6 21 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
7 20 (0.59%) vSphere
8 18 (0.53%) Firmware
9 13 (0.38%) KVM
10 9 (0.27%) XenApp
11 8 (0.24%) Kamailio
12 7 (0.21%) XenDesktop
13 6 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
13 6 (0.18%) OpenSIPS
14 5 (0.15%) VMware ESX
14 5 (0.15%) ProxySG
15 3 (0.089%) Docker
15 3 (0.089%) VirtualBox
15 3 (0.089%) NFS
15 3 (0.089%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 55 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
2 35 (1.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 30 (0.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 27 (0.80%) SCCM
5 23 (0.68%) SCOM
5 23 (0.68%) NetBackup
6 22 (0.65%) Cisco CUCM
7 15 (0.44%) Netcool
8 8 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
8 8 (0.24%) Nagios
9 6 (0.18%) FortiGate
10 5 (0.15%) logstash
10 5 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (0.15%) OpenView
11 4 (0.12%) DameWare
11 4 (0.12%) Cisco UCCX
12 3 (0.089%) Ansible
12 3 (0.089%) HAProxy
12 3 (0.089%) SolarWinds Orion
12 3 (0.089%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 363 (10.74%) Microsoft
2 303 (8.96%) Cisco
3 245 (7.25%) Oracle
4 155 (4.58%) Huawei
5 130 (3.85%) Fujitsu
5 130 (3.85%) HP
6 128 (3.79%) VMware
7 110 (3.25%) SAP
7 110 (3.25%) Juniper
8 90 (2.66%) Ericsson
9 79 (2.34%) Avaya
10 76 (2.25%) Nokia
11 66 (1.95%) Red Hat
12 65 (1.92%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 47 (1.39%) Citrix
14 45 (1.33%) Nortel
15 41 (1.21%) Sybase
16 39 (1.15%) Veritas
17 35 (1.04%) F5
17 35 (1.04%) BT
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