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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 23 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1901 1850 1699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 8.64% 8.76% 7.54%
As % of the General category 23.42% 22.84% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 900 1032 1159
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
8117 8100 8811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.89% 38.35% 39.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5574 6069 7022
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 1210 £55,000 +10.00% 108
Hampshire -10 255 £40,000 -11.11% 31
Buckinghamshire +6 192 £48,000 -6.52% 19
Surrey -35 161 £45,000 - 23
West Sussex -21 32 £37,500 -26.82% 6
Oxfordshire -24 19 £33,750 -6.89% 4
Middlesex -2 12 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Kent -55 8 £48,750 +2.63% 3
East Sussex -30 5 £30,000 +44.57% 1
M4 Corridor -4 2 £56,250 +18.42%
Thames Valley -4 2 £65,000 +1.96%
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1398 (35.32%) Finance
2 683 (17.26%) Degree
3 584 (14.75%) Internet
4 565 (14.27%) Retail
5 553 (13.97%) Project Management
6 534 (13.49%) Security Cleared
7 482 (12.18%) Cisco
8 465 (11.75%) Broadband
9 450 (11.37%) Windows
10 441 (11.14%) Marketing
11 420 (10.61%) Microsoft
12 417 (10.54%) Banking
13 415 (10.49%) SQL
14 404 (10.21%) Linux
15 401 (10.13%) ITIL
16 395 (9.98%) Smartphone
17 374 (9.45%) Agile Software Development
18 358 (9.04%) SC Cleared
19 316 (7.98%) Fujitsu
20 296 (7.48%) MS Excel
21 293 (7.40%) Oracle
21 293 (7.40%) Cisco Certification
22 285 (7.20%) Firewall
23 284 (7.18%) Java
24 267 (6.75%) Service Delivery
25 257 (6.49%) 3G
26 256 (6.47%) Service Management
26 256 (6.47%) VoIP
27 253 (6.39%) LAN
28 239 (6.04%) MS Office

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 117 (2.96%) SharePoint
2 86 (2.17%) Apache
3 75 (1.89%) MS Exchange
4 74 (1.87%) IIS
5 58 (1.47%) Tomcat
6 46 (1.16%) WebLogic
7 45 (1.14%) CMS
8 42 (1.06%) Lync
9 34 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
10 31 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
11 25 (0.63%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 21 (0.53%) Oracle Service Bus
13 20 (0.51%) Apache Solr
14 18 (0.45%) MS Project Server
15 17 (0.43%) WebSphere
16 13 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
17 11 (0.28%) SAS
18 10 (0.25%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
18 10 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
18 10 (0.25%) Drupal
Applications
1 296 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 239 (6.04%) MS Office
3 66 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 55 (1.39%) MS Project
5 41 (1.04%) MS Visio
6 27 (0.68%) OmniGraffle
7 16 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
8 8 (0.20%) AutoCAD
9 7 (0.18%) Photoshop
10 4 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.076%) Simulink
12 2 (0.051%) Mathematica
12 2 (0.051%) RoboHelp
13 1 (0.025%) SPSS
13 1 (0.025%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.025%) InDesign
13 1 (0.025%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.025%) InfoPath
13 1 (0.025%) ArcView
13 1 (0.025%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 80 (2.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 32 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
3 29 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
4 19 (0.48%) Hyperion Planning
5 17 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
6 16 (0.40%) JDE OneWorld
7 12 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
7 12 (0.30%) CSG Singleview
8 10 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
9 9 (0.23%) Remedy AR System
10 8 (0.20%) HFM
10 8 (0.20%) Oracle iRecruitment
10 8 (0.20%) Oracle iProcurement
10 8 (0.20%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 8 (0.20%) Oracle Payroll
11 5 (0.13%) Cordys
12 4 (0.10%) SAP PS
12 4 (0.10%) Agresso
13 3 (0.076%) Oracle Financials
13 3 (0.076%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 94 (2.37%) SaaS
2 37 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
3 20 (0.51%) Office 365
4 16 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (0.25%) IaaS
7 6 (0.15%) PaaS
7 6 (0.15%) Force.com
8 5 (0.13%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.13%) ElastiCache
8 5 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (0.051%) GitHub
10 1 (0.025%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 584 (14.75%) Internet
2 465 (11.75%) Broadband
3 285 (7.20%) Firewall
4 257 (6.49%) 3G
5 256 (6.47%) VoIP
6 253 (6.39%) LAN
7 208 (5.26%) MPLS
8 187 (4.72%) LTE
9 184 (4.65%) WAN
10 183 (4.62%) Wireless
11 180 (4.55%) 4G
12 148 (3.74%) DNS
13 145 (3.66%) TCP/IP
14 127 (3.21%) Network Security
15 114 (2.88%) OSPF
16 111 (2.80%) BGP
17 104 (2.63%) HTTP
18 96 (2.43%) Ethernet
19 93 (2.35%) ISDN
20 92 (2.32%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (4.57%) SQL Server
2 93 (2.35%) MySQL
3 58 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 52 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 46 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (0.88%) Data Mining
7 34 (0.86%) IDOL
8 32 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 31 (0.78%) EDRMS
10 28 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
11 27 (0.68%) Relational Database
11 27 (0.68%) MS Access
12 26 (0.66%) Oracle Database
13 25 (0.63%) Big Data
14 21 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
15 20 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
15 20 (0.51%) Essbase
16 18 (0.45%) OLAP
16 18 (0.45%) Oracle BI EE
17 15 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 56 (1.41%) Git (software)
2 52 (1.31%) Subversion
3 40 (1.01%) Selenium
4 38 (0.96%) TestDirector
5 24 (0.61%) Dreamweaver
6 22 (0.56%) Jenkins
7 21 (0.53%) JIRA
8 20 (0.51%) QuickTest Pro
8 20 (0.51%) Mockito
9 19 (0.48%) Visual Studio
10 18 (0.45%) Trac
11 15 (0.38%) GCC
11 15 (0.38%) GDB
12 14 (0.35%) CruiseControl
13 12 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (0.30%) Rational DOORS
14 11 (0.28%) LoadRunner
14 11 (0.28%) WinRunner
15 10 (0.25%) ReSharper
16 9 (0.23%) Maven
General
1 1398 (35.32%) Finance
2 565 (14.27%) Retail
3 441 (11.14%) Marketing
4 417 (10.54%) Banking
5 203 (5.13%) Billing
6 142 (3.59%) Electronics
7 138 (3.49%) Advertising
8 120 (3.03%) Legal
9 106 (2.68%) Manufacturing
10 67 (1.69%) Military
11 56 (1.41%) Law
11 56 (1.41%) Aerospace
12 49 (1.24%) Multimedia
13 48 (1.21%) German Language
14 40 (1.01%) Back Office
15 25 (0.63%) Automotive
16 24 (0.61%) Interactive Media
17 14 (0.35%) Publishing
18 13 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
18 13 (0.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 472 (11.93%) Consultant
2 415 (10.49%) Analyst
3 302 (7.63%) Developer
4 287 (7.25%) Architect
5 276 (6.97%) Project Manager
6 188 (4.75%) Network Engineer
7 160 (4.04%) Support Engineer
8 144 (3.64%) Business Analyst
9 137 (3.46%) Solutions Architect
10 89 (2.25%) Senior Manager
11 82 (2.07%) Software Engineer
11 82 (2.07%) Service Manager
12 80 (2.02%) Test Analyst
13 79 (2.00%) Design Engineer
14 78 (1.97%) Java Developer
15 75 (1.89%) Senior Developer
16 73 (1.84%) Recruitment Consultant
17 64 (1.62%) Designer
18 63 (1.59%) Technical Design Authority
19 61 (1.54%) Resourcer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (5.63%) HTML
2 152 (3.84%) XML
3 143 (3.61%) CSS
4 140 (3.54%) .NET
5 114 (2.88%) Web Services
6 111 (2.80%) jQuery
7 83 (2.10%) J2EE
8 74 (1.87%) ASP.NET
9 64 (1.62%) JSP
9 64 (1.62%) Spring
10 63 (1.59%) HTML5
11 45 (1.14%) Hibernate
12 39 (0.99%) XHTML
13 37 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
14 34 (0.86%) SOAP
15 33 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 32 (0.81%) XSLT
16 32 (0.81%) Ajax
17 29 (0.73%) .NET Framework
18 27 (0.68%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 395 (9.98%) Smartphone
2 223 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 138 (3.49%) Computer Science
4 135 (3.41%) User Experience
5 119 (3.01%) Management Information System
6 88 (2.22%) DTV
7 87 (2.20%) Mobile App
8 85 (2.15%) Social Media
9 57 (1.44%) Mathematics
10 52 (1.31%) Firmware
10 52 (1.31%) Client/Server
11 48 (1.21%) Statistics
12 45 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
13 44 (1.11%) FMCG
14 43 (1.09%) Open Source
15 39 (0.99%) Digital Media
16 35 (0.88%) CMDB
17 32 (0.81%) IVR
18 30 (0.76%) IPTV
18 30 (0.76%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 450 (11.37%) Windows
2 404 (10.21%) Linux
3 204 (5.15%) UNIX
4 140 (3.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 113 (2.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 69 (1.74%) Windows XP
7 64 (1.62%) Windows 7
8 37 (0.93%) Solaris
9 32 (0.81%) Android
10 30 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
11 28 (0.71%) Windows 2000
12 27 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 24 (0.61%) Windows 8
14 21 (0.53%) Apple iOS
15 11 (0.28%) Windows Vista
15 11 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
16 10 (0.25%) CentOS
17 9 (0.23%) Windows Phone
17 9 (0.23%) VxWorks
18 7 (0.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 553 (13.97%) Project Management
2 401 (10.13%) ITIL
3 374 (9.45%) Agile Software Development
4 267 (6.75%) Service Delivery
5 256 (6.47%) Service Management
6 235 (5.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 233 (5.89%) Business Intelligence
8 230 (5.81%) PRINCE2
9 220 (5.56%) CRM
10 187 (4.72%) Scrum
11 182 (4.60%) Mentoring
12 179 (4.52%) Risk Management
13 166 (4.19%) Programme Management
14 157 (3.97%) Change Management
15 156 (3.94%) Business Development
16 148 (3.74%) Incident Management
17 147 (3.71%) Continuous Improvement
18 145 (3.66%) Business Analysis
19 139 (3.51%) E-Commerce
20 135 (3.41%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 415 (10.49%) SQL
2 284 (7.18%) Java
3 193 (4.88%) C
4 180 (4.55%) C#
5 179 (4.52%) JavaScript
6 121 (3.06%) C++
7 75 (1.89%) Perl
8 66 (1.67%) PHP
9 65 (1.64%) Python
10 55 (1.39%) PowerShell
11 54 (1.36%) T-SQL
12 41 (1.04%) Shell Script
12 41 (1.04%) Ruby
13 29 (0.73%) PL/SQL
14 23 (0.58%) VB
15 22 (0.56%) Bash Shell
16 19 (0.48%) PowerHouse
17 16 (0.40%) VBScript
18 15 (0.38%) VB.NET
19 14 (0.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 683 (17.26%) Degree
2 534 (13.49%) Security Cleared
3 358 (9.04%) SC Cleared
4 293 (7.40%) Cisco Certification
5 183 (4.62%) CCNA
6 165 (4.17%) ISEB
7 148 (3.74%) DV Cleared
8 106 (2.68%) CCNP
8 106 (2.68%) PMI Certification
9 86 (2.17%) PMP
10 75 (1.89%) CCDA
11 73 (1.84%) CCDP
12 70 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
13 63 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 61 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 46 (1.16%) ISTQB
16 44 (1.11%) CISSP
17 42 (1.06%) CCIE
18 41 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
19 33 (0.83%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 214 (5.41%) SLA
2 159 (4.02%) QA
3 100 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (0.76%) PCI DSS
5 28 (0.71%) ISO 14001
6 25 (0.63%) ISO 9001
7 20 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 15 (0.38%) COBIT
9 9 (0.23%) Data Quality
10 7 (0.18%) ISO 9000
11 5 (0.13%) GPG13
12 4 (0.10%) COSO
13 3 (0.076%) TickIT
14 2 (0.051%) GAMP
15 1 (0.025%) Dublin Core
15 1 (0.025%) HL7
System Software
1 127 (3.21%) Active Directory
2 91 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (0.76%) ISA Server
4 27 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 26 (0.66%) NDS
6 19 (0.48%) XenApp
7 18 (0.45%) NFS
8 15 (0.38%) XenDesktop
9 13 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
10 12 (0.30%) VMware ESX
11 11 (0.28%) ProxySG
12 7 (0.18%) Snort
12 7 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
12 7 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
13 6 (0.15%) Terminal Services
14 5 (0.13%) Squid
14 5 (0.13%) Postfix
14 5 (0.13%) Sendmail
14 5 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 5 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 49 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
2 39 (0.99%) Netcool
3 35 (0.88%) NetBackup
4 21 (0.53%) Tivoli
5 20 (0.51%) SCCM
6 19 (0.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 18 (0.45%) OpenView
8 13 (0.33%) Cisco IPCC
9 11 (0.28%) SCOM
9 11 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 10 (0.25%) Cacti
10 10 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
10 10 (0.25%) FortiGate
11 9 (0.23%) Puppet
11 9 (0.23%) OVPI
11 9 (0.23%) TeMIP
11 9 (0.23%) HP NNM
12 8 (0.20%) Nagios
12 8 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
13 7 (0.18%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 482 (12.18%) Cisco
2 420 (10.61%) Microsoft
3 316 (7.98%) Fujitsu
4 293 (7.40%) Oracle
5 162 (4.09%) Huawei
6 155 (3.92%) SAP
7 136 (3.44%) Juniper
8 133 (3.36%) VMware
9 123 (3.11%) HP
10 78 (1.97%) Ericsson
11 76 (1.92%) Citrix
12 69 (1.74%) CheckPoint
13 55 (1.39%) IBM
14 54 (1.36%) Avaya
15 50 (1.26%) Nokia
15 50 (1.26%) Sonus
16 49 (1.24%) F5
16 49 (1.24%) Remedy
17 46 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
18 44 (1.11%) TIBCO
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Posted: 4 hours ago
South East
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: Yesterday
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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set2recruit
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + car allowance + 15% bonus
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set2recruit
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + benefits
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The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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