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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 29 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1482 1968 1593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.19% 8.62% 7.14%
As % of the General category 19.11% 23.18% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 925 998 758
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,100 £67,500 £61,700
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
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
7754 8491 8370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.63% 37.21% 37.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5941 6215 6199
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -6 801 £50,000 -0.49% 103
Surrey +16 228 £52,500 +2.94% 38
Hampshire -40 151 £45,000 -10.00% 30
Buckinghamshire -13 130 £45,000 -2.70% 9
Oxfordshire +39 54 £42,500 +14.86% 11
West Sussex -20 49 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Kent -6 25 £47,500 +30.13% 1
East Sussex +17 19 £37,500 -26.82% 4
Middlesex +9 12 £52,500 -19.23% 4
M4 Corridor +4 1 - -
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 946 (30.76%) Finance
2 683 (22.21%) Degree
3 469 (15.25%) Banking
4 400 (13.01%) Windows
5 389 (12.65%) Agile Software Development
6 376 (12.23%) Marketing
7 375 (12.20%) Project Management
8 361 (11.74%) Java
9 358 (11.64%) Microsoft
10 338 (10.99%) SQL
11 324 (10.54%) Cisco
12 322 (10.47%) Linux
13 285 (9.27%) ITIL
14 257 (8.36%) JavaScript
15 236 (7.67%) CRM
16 231 (7.51%) C#
17 229 (7.45%) Software Engineering
18 222 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
19 221 (7.19%) Cisco Certification
19 221 (7.19%) Firewall
20 217 (7.06%) Wireless
21 215 (6.99%) MS Excel
22 214 (6.96%) .NET
23 213 (6.93%) XML
24 206 (6.70%) SQL Server
25 205 (6.67%) UNIX
25 205 (6.67%) Retail
26 203 (6.60%) Stakeholder Management
27 198 (6.44%) Security Cleared
28 196 (6.37%) VoIP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 79 (2.57%) Tomcat
2 67 (2.18%) Apache
3 58 (1.89%) MS Exchange
4 46 (1.50%) Lync
5 42 (1.37%) CMS
5 42 (1.37%) SharePoint
6 33 (1.07%) WebLogic
7 27 (0.88%) WebSphere
8 23 (0.75%) IIS
9 22 (0.72%) Node.js
10 19 (0.62%) JBoss
11 18 (0.59%) OpenStack
12 16 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (0.36%) Apache Solr
13 11 (0.36%) MS Project Server
13 11 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
14 10 (0.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 10 (0.33%) Confluence
15 9 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
16 8 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 215 (6.99%) MS Excel
2 145 (4.72%) MS Office
3 73 (2.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 39 (1.27%) MS Project
5 30 (0.98%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
6 11 (0.36%) InDesign
6 11 (0.36%) Acrobat
6 11 (0.36%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 9 (0.29%) AutoCAD
8 8 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
10 3 (0.098%) SPSS
11 2 (0.065%) FrameMaker
11 2 (0.065%) PaintShop Pro
11 2 (0.065%) GNU Octave
12 1 (0.033%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 111 (3.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.26%) SAP CRM
3 6 (0.20%) SAP IS-U
4 5 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.13%) CSG Singleview
6 3 (0.098%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.098%) Primavera
6 3 (0.098%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.098%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.065%) Maximo
7 2 (0.065%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.065%) Sage 50
7 2 (0.065%) SAP FSCM
7 2 (0.065%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.065%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.033%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.033%) Eagle PACE
8 1 (0.033%) SAP FI-CA
8 1 (0.033%) Remedy AR System
8 1 (0.033%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 131 (4.26%) SaaS
2 55 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
4 39 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
5 19 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (0.59%) Office 365
7 11 (0.36%) IaaS
8 10 (0.33%) Force.com
9 5 (0.16%) PaaS
10 3 (0.098%) Terremark
11 2 (0.065%) IBM Blueworks
12 1 (0.033%) GitHub
12 1 (0.033%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.033%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 221 (7.19%) Firewall
2 217 (7.06%) Wireless
3 196 (6.37%) VoIP
4 175 (5.69%) LAN
5 173 (5.63%) Internet
6 169 (5.50%) Broadband
6 169 (5.50%) MPLS
7 160 (5.20%) WAN
8 158 (5.14%) VPN
9 126 (4.10%) TCP/IP
10 112 (3.64%) Ethernet
11 106 (3.45%) DNS
12 100 (3.25%) 3G
13 80 (2.60%) SDH
14 78 (2.54%) GSM
15 75 (2.44%) LTE
16 74 (2.41%) Network Security
17 70 (2.28%) UMTS
18 69 (2.24%) BGP
19 64 (2.08%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (6.70%) SQL Server
2 172 (5.59%) MySQL
3 46 (1.50%) NoSQL
4 45 (1.46%) Big Data
5 44 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
6 39 (1.27%) MongoDB
7 38 (1.24%) Data Mining
8 30 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
8 30 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 29 (0.94%) Oracle Database
9 29 (0.94%) Relational Database
10 22 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 19 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
12 17 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
13 15 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
14 14 (0.46%) MS Access
15 13 (0.42%) Hadoop
16 12 (0.39%) Redis
17 11 (0.36%) Couchbase
18 10 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 47 (1.53%) Selenium
2 40 (1.30%) Git (software)
3 35 (1.14%) Subversion
4 33 (1.07%) Jenkins
5 25 (0.81%) Eclipse
6 24 (0.78%) Visual Studio
7 22 (0.72%) NUnit
7 22 (0.72%) JIRA
8 17 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (0.55%) WebDriver
8 17 (0.55%) Toad
9 15 (0.49%) MSTest
9 15 (0.49%) LoadRunner
10 14 (0.46%) Rhino Mocks
10 14 (0.46%) Moq
11 13 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
11 13 (0.42%) Ant
11 13 (0.42%) JUnit
12 12 (0.39%) QuickTest Pro
13 11 (0.36%) Rational DOORS
General
1 946 (30.76%) Finance
2 469 (15.25%) Banking
3 376 (12.23%) Marketing
4 205 (6.67%) Retail
5 154 (5.01%) Manufacturing
6 151 (4.91%) Electronics
7 147 (4.78%) Billing
8 104 (3.38%) Advertising
9 101 (3.28%) Legal
10 82 (2.67%) Aerospace
11 68 (2.21%) Automotive
12 40 (1.30%) Law
13 35 (1.14%) Back Office
14 21 (0.68%) Games
15 18 (0.59%) German Language
16 17 (0.55%) Publishing
17 12 (0.39%) Front Office
18 11 (0.36%) Military
18 11 (0.36%) Mandarin Language
19 9 (0.29%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 487 (15.84%) Developer
2 342 (11.12%) Analyst
3 218 (7.09%) Project Manager
4 194 (6.31%) Consultant
5 169 (5.50%) Architect
6 161 (5.24%) Business Analyst
7 147 (4.78%) Java Developer
8 131 (4.26%) Network Engineer
9 125 (4.07%) Support Engineer
10 116 (3.77%) Software Engineer
11 107 (3.48%) Senior Manager
12 97 (3.15%) Solutions Architect
13 93 (3.02%) .NET Developer
14 79 (2.57%) Senior Developer
15 75 (2.44%) Software Developer
16 68 (2.21%) Account Manager
17 61 (1.98%) C# Developer
18 59 (1.92%) Senior Analyst
19 55 (1.79%) C# .NET Developer
20 53 (1.72%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (6.96%) .NET
2 213 (6.93%) XML
3 194 (6.31%) HTML
4 128 (4.16%) CSS
5 118 (3.84%) Spring
6 107 (3.48%) ASP.NET
7 100 (3.25%) Web Services
8 94 (3.06%) jQuery
9 84 (2.73%) JSON
10 73 (2.37%) SOAP
11 61 (1.98%) Ajax
12 58 (1.89%) JSP
13 57 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
14 50 (1.63%) J2EE
15 44 (1.43%) Hibernate
15 44 (1.43%) Java EE
16 42 (1.37%) HTML5
17 41 (1.33%) Grails
18 40 (1.30%) AngularJS
19 35 (1.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 175 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
2 141 (4.59%) Computer Science
3 114 (3.71%) DTV
4 97 (3.15%) Management Information System
5 76 (2.47%) Smartphone
6 70 (2.28%) User Experience
7 64 (2.08%) PMI
8 48 (1.56%) Open Source
9 47 (1.53%) FMCG
10 40 (1.30%) IVR
11 39 (1.27%) Statistics
12 32 (1.04%) Social Media
13 26 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
14 25 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
15 22 (0.72%) IPTV
16 21 (0.68%) Mobile App
17 19 (0.62%) iPad
17 19 (0.62%) Mathematics
18 17 (0.55%) Handset
19 15 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 400 (13.01%) Windows
2 322 (10.47%) Linux
3 205 (6.67%) UNIX
4 87 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 61 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 55 (1.79%) Windows 7
7 44 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 39 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 39 (1.27%) Windows XP
9 27 (0.88%) Solaris
10 24 (0.78%) Android
11 21 (0.68%) Apple iOS
12 17 (0.55%) Windows Vista
13 14 (0.46%) Windows 2000
14 11 (0.36%) Windows 8
15 10 (0.33%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.20%) Windows NT
17 5 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
18 3 (0.098%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 2 (0.065%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 389 (12.65%) Agile Software Development
2 375 (12.20%) Project Management
3 285 (9.27%) ITIL
4 236 (7.67%) CRM
5 229 (7.45%) Software Engineering
6 222 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
7 203 (6.60%) Stakeholder Management
8 195 (6.34%) Service Delivery
9 189 (6.15%) Service Management
9 189 (6.15%) Scrum
10 177 (5.76%) PRINCE2
11 173 (5.63%) Programme Management
12 158 (5.14%) Change Management
13 156 (5.07%) UML
14 155 (5.04%) Continuous Improvement
15 146 (4.75%) Business Development
16 142 (4.62%) Business Analysis
17 129 (4.20%) Digital Marketing
18 122 (3.97%) Use Case
19 120 (3.90%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 361 (11.74%) Java
2 338 (10.99%) SQL
3 257 (8.36%) JavaScript
4 231 (7.51%) C#
5 155 (5.04%) C++
6 108 (3.51%) C
7 60 (1.95%) Python
8 49 (1.59%) PL/SQL
9 45 (1.46%) Perl
10 39 (1.27%) PHP
11 36 (1.17%) PowerShell
12 32 (1.04%) T-SQL
13 25 (0.81%) Ada
13 25 (0.81%) COBOL
14 24 (0.78%) Shell Script
15 20 (0.65%) Bash Shell
16 19 (0.62%) VB
17 18 (0.59%) VB.NET
18 14 (0.46%) Ruby
19 11 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 683 (22.21%) Degree
2 221 (7.19%) Cisco Certification
3 198 (6.44%) Security Cleared
4 150 (4.88%) SC Cleared
5 144 (4.68%) CCNA
6 140 (4.55%) CCNP
7 129 (4.20%) PMI Certification
8 80 (2.60%) PMP
9 75 (2.44%) CISSP
10 70 (2.28%) ISEB
11 50 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
12 47 (1.53%) DV Cleared
12 47 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
13 34 (1.11%) CCIE
14 33 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 29 (0.94%) CISM
16 26 (0.85%) MCSE
17 22 (0.72%) HNC
17 22 (0.72%) HND
17 22 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 182 (5.92%) SLA
2 121 (3.93%) QA
3 93 (3.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 44 (1.43%) PCI DSS
5 34 (1.11%) ISO 9001
6 30 (0.98%) ISO 14001
7 21 (0.68%) ISO 9000
8 17 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.23%) Data Quality
10 5 (0.16%) PMBOK
10 5 (0.16%) HL7
11 4 (0.13%) DO-254
12 3 (0.098%) GMP
13 1 (0.033%) P3O
13 1 (0.033%) FISMA
13 1 (0.033%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.033%) JTAG
13 1 (0.033%) COBIT
13 1 (0.033%) WCAG
System Software
1 90 (2.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 76 (2.47%) Active Directory
3 31 (1.01%) Hyper-V
4 19 (0.62%) KVM
5 18 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (0.55%) Firmware
7 16 (0.52%) vSphere
8 11 (0.36%) XenApp
9 10 (0.33%) ISA Server
10 8 (0.26%) XenDesktop
11 7 (0.23%) NDS
12 6 (0.20%) Kamailio
13 4 (0.13%) ProxySG
13 4 (0.13%) OpenSIPS
14 2 (0.065%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.065%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.065%) NFS
14 2 (0.065%) UAG
14 2 (0.065%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.065%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 36 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (0.59%) Cisco CUCM
3 14 (0.46%) Netcool
4 12 (0.39%) FortiGate
5 10 (0.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 8 (0.26%) NetBackup
6 8 (0.26%) SCCM
7 7 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 6 (0.20%) DameWare
8 6 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.16%) SolarWinds Orion
9 5 (0.16%) Cisco UCCX
9 5 (0.16%) Nessus
10 4 (0.13%) Nagios
10 4 (0.13%) OpenView
10 4 (0.13%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.13%) Puppet
11 3 (0.098%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 358 (11.64%) Microsoft
2 324 (10.54%) Cisco
3 174 (5.66%) Oracle
4 143 (4.65%) SAP
5 119 (3.87%) VMware
6 115 (3.74%) Huawei
7 113 (3.67%) Juniper
8 103 (3.35%) HP
9 77 (2.50%) Avaya
10 72 (2.34%) Red Hat
11 70 (2.28%) CheckPoint
12 56 (1.82%) Ericsson
13 51 (1.66%) F5
14 49 (1.59%) Fujitsu
15 42 (1.37%) Verint
16 32 (1.04%) Citrix
16 32 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
17 31 (1.01%) Nortel
17 31 (1.01%) Sybase
18 30 (0.98%) Blue Coat
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Berkshire
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Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Commission + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
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Newbury, Berkshire
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Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 3 days ago
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