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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 25 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1679 2028 1862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.79% 8.47% 8.16%
As % of the General category 20.76% 22.65% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 953 1062 928
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 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
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
8086 8952 8938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.54% 37.37% 39.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6063 6541 6576
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
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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 0 977 £52,500 +5.00% 111
Surrey -1 213 £50,000 -4.76% 41
Hampshire -30 160 £45,000 -10.00% 31
Buckinghamshire -7 142 £50,000 +2.04% 9
West Sussex -6 57 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Oxfordshire +21 43 £42,500 +13.33% 9
Kent +19 34 £31,000 -22.50% 10
East Sussex 0 20 £37,500 -37.50% 3
Middlesex -4 10 £52,500 -19.23% 5
M4 Corridor +3 1 - -
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 969 (29.30%) Finance
2 794 (24.01%) Degree
3 444 (13.43%) Banking
4 437 (13.21%) Project Management
5 410 (12.40%) Marketing
6 405 (12.25%) Windows
7 403 (12.19%) Agile Software Development
8 391 (11.82%) Microsoft
9 380 (11.49%) SQL
10 361 (10.92%) Java
11 332 (10.04%) Linux
12 316 (9.56%) Cisco
13 289 (8.74%) ITIL
14 275 (8.32%) CRM
15 269 (8.13%) Wireless
16 244 (7.38%) JavaScript
17 243 (7.35%) Security Cleared
18 242 (7.32%) Retail
19 234 (7.08%) MS Excel
20 231 (6.99%) C#
21 226 (6.83%) Service Management
22 225 (6.80%) UNIX
23 224 (6.77%) XML
24 223 (6.74%) Firewall
25 220 (6.65%) Software Engineering
26 215 (6.50%) Service Delivery
27 213 (6.44%) Stakeholder Management
28 212 (6.41%) PRINCE2
28 212 (6.41%) Oracle
29 211 (6.38%) Cisco Certification

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 78 (2.36%) Apache
2 77 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 54 (1.63%) MS Exchange
4 52 (1.57%) SharePoint
4 52 (1.57%) Lync
5 43 (1.30%) CMS
6 37 (1.12%) WebLogic
7 32 (0.97%) WebSphere
8 27 (0.82%) IIS
9 23 (0.70%) Node.js
10 18 (0.54%) OpenStack
11 16 (0.48%) JBoss
12 14 (0.42%) Apache Solr
13 13 (0.39%) MS Project Server
14 12 (0.36%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 12 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
14 12 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
15 11 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
16 10 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
16 10 (0.30%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 234 (7.08%) MS Excel
2 161 (4.87%) MS Office
3 80 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 47 (1.42%) MS Project
5 28 (0.85%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.33%) Photoshop
6 11 (0.33%) Acrobat
6 11 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
6 11 (0.33%) InDesign
7 10 (0.30%) AutoCAD
8 9 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.091%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.091%) SPSS
10 2 (0.060%) FrameMaker
10 2 (0.060%) PaintShop Pro
10 2 (0.060%) Windchill
10 2 (0.060%) GNU Octave
11 1 (0.030%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 97 (2.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
4 7 (0.21%) Hyperion Planning
5 6 (0.18%) Primavera
6 5 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.12%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.091%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.091%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.091%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.091%) SAP IS-U
9 2 (0.060%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.060%) SAP FSCM
9 2 (0.060%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.060%) Sage 50
9 2 (0.060%) Maximo
9 2 (0.060%) JDE OneWorld
10 1 (0.030%) CSG Singleview
10 1 (0.030%) SAP FI
10 1 (0.030%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 138 (4.17%) SaaS
2 65 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
4 44 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (0.60%) Office 365
6 11 (0.33%) IaaS
7 10 (0.30%) Force.com
8 5 (0.15%) PaaS
9 3 (0.091%) Terremark
10 2 (0.060%) IBM Blueworks
11 1 (0.030%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.030%) GitHub
11 1 (0.030%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 269 (8.13%) Wireless
2 223 (6.74%) Firewall
3 185 (5.59%) MPLS
4 174 (5.26%) VoIP
5 173 (5.23%) Internet
6 168 (5.08%) VPN
7 167 (5.05%) Broadband
8 155 (4.69%) LAN
9 147 (4.45%) Ethernet
10 128 (3.87%) WAN
11 111 (3.36%) TCP/IP
11 111 (3.36%) 3G
12 108 (3.27%) DNS
13 103 (3.11%) SDH
14 98 (2.96%) LTE
15 87 (2.63%) UMTS
16 85 (2.57%) GSM
17 83 (2.51%) 4G
18 72 (2.18%) Network Security
19 67 (2.03%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (6.14%) SQL Server
2 180 (5.44%) MySQL
3 48 (1.45%) Big Data
4 45 (1.36%) NoSQL
5 44 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
6 40 (1.21%) Data Mining
7 37 (1.12%) MongoDB
7 37 (1.12%) Oracle Database
8 36 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 31 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 27 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
11 25 (0.76%) Relational Database
12 24 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
13 17 (0.51%) MS Access
14 14 (0.42%) EDRMS
14 14 (0.42%) IDOL
14 14 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
14 14 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (0.36%) Couchbase
15 12 (0.36%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 50 (1.51%) Selenium
2 47 (1.42%) Git (software)
3 40 (1.21%) Subversion
4 32 (0.97%) Jenkins
5 30 (0.91%) JIRA
6 24 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
6 24 (0.73%) Toad
7 22 (0.67%) Visual Studio
8 17 (0.51%) Eclipse
8 17 (0.51%) NUnit
8 17 (0.51%) WebDriver
9 16 (0.48%) LoadRunner
10 15 (0.45%) Ant
11 14 (0.42%) JUnit
11 14 (0.42%) Mockito
12 13 (0.39%) QuickTest Pro
12 13 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (0.36%) MSTest
13 12 (0.36%) Rhino Mocks
13 12 (0.36%) Moq
General
1 969 (29.30%) Finance
2 444 (13.43%) Banking
3 410 (12.40%) Marketing
4 242 (7.32%) Retail
5 170 (5.14%) Billing
6 160 (4.84%) Electronics
7 145 (4.38%) Manufacturing
8 129 (3.90%) Advertising
9 109 (3.30%) Legal
10 87 (2.63%) Aerospace
11 68 (2.06%) Automotive
12 36 (1.09%) Law
13 30 (0.91%) Back Office
14 22 (0.67%) Military
15 21 (0.64%) German Language
15 21 (0.64%) Games
16 17 (0.51%) Publishing
17 14 (0.42%) Front Office
18 12 (0.36%) Mandarin Language
19 9 (0.27%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 472 (14.27%) Developer
2 354 (10.70%) Analyst
3 250 (7.56%) Project Manager
4 232 (7.02%) Consultant
5 175 (5.29%) Business Analyst
5 175 (5.29%) Architect
6 139 (4.20%) Support Engineer
7 137 (4.14%) Java Developer
8 127 (3.84%) Network Engineer
9 121 (3.66%) Senior Manager
10 114 (3.45%) Software Engineer
11 109 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
12 100 (3.02%) Account Manager
13 93 (2.81%) .NET Developer
14 72 (2.18%) Software Developer
15 68 (2.06%) Senior Developer
16 64 (1.94%) Senior Analyst
17 63 (1.91%) C# Developer
18 60 (1.81%) Designer
19 58 (1.75%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (6.77%) XML
2 210 (6.35%) .NET
3 201 (6.08%) HTML
4 128 (3.87%) CSS
5 113 (3.42%) Spring
6 111 (3.36%) ASP.NET
7 106 (3.21%) Web Services
8 86 (2.60%) jQuery
9 81 (2.45%) JSON
10 69 (2.09%) SOAP
11 58 (1.75%) RabbitMQ
12 56 (1.69%) JSP
13 53 (1.60%) J2EE
14 51 (1.54%) Java EE
14 51 (1.54%) Ajax
15 42 (1.27%) HTML5
16 40 (1.21%) Hibernate
16 40 (1.21%) Grails
17 37 (1.12%) ActiveMQ
18 35 (1.06%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 203 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
2 172 (5.20%) Computer Science
3 101 (3.05%) DTV
3 101 (3.05%) Management Information System
4 75 (2.27%) PMI
5 71 (2.15%) User Experience
6 61 (1.84%) Smartphone
7 52 (1.57%) Open Source
8 49 (1.48%) Statistics
9 47 (1.42%) FMCG
10 33 (1.00%) Social Media
11 28 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
11 28 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
12 27 (0.82%) Inversion of Control
13 26 (0.79%) iPad
14 25 (0.76%) IVR
15 23 (0.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 21 (0.64%) IPTV
16 21 (0.64%) Mathematics
16 21 (0.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 405 (12.25%) Windows
2 332 (10.04%) Linux
3 225 (6.80%) UNIX
4 79 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 69 (2.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 64 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 56 (1.69%) Windows 7
8 41 (1.24%) Windows XP
9 40 (1.21%) Solaris
10 30 (0.91%) Android
11 27 (0.82%) Apple iOS
12 22 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 20 (0.60%) Windows Vista
14 16 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
14 16 (0.48%) Windows 2000
15 9 (0.27%) Windows NT
15 9 (0.27%) Mac OS X
16 7 (0.21%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.12%) CentOS
18 3 (0.091%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 437 (13.21%) Project Management
2 403 (12.19%) Agile Software Development
3 289 (8.74%) ITIL
4 275 (8.32%) CRM
5 226 (6.83%) Service Management
6 220 (6.65%) Software Engineering
7 215 (6.50%) Service Delivery
8 213 (6.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 212 (6.41%) PRINCE2
10 206 (6.23%) Continuous Improvement
11 192 (5.81%) Business Intelligence
12 189 (5.72%) Scrum
12 189 (5.72%) Business Development
13 167 (5.05%) Change Management
14 164 (4.96%) Programme Management
15 157 (4.75%) UML
16 155 (4.69%) Business Analysis
17 131 (3.96%) Incident Management
18 128 (3.87%) Mentoring
19 120 (3.63%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 380 (11.49%) SQL
2 361 (10.92%) Java
3 244 (7.38%) JavaScript
4 231 (6.99%) C#
5 151 (4.57%) C++
6 110 (3.33%) C
7 59 (1.78%) PL/SQL
8 54 (1.63%) T-SQL
9 51 (1.54%) Python
10 47 (1.42%) PowerShell
11 39 (1.18%) Perl
12 34 (1.03%) PHP
13 32 (0.97%) COBOL
14 30 (0.91%) Ada
15 24 (0.73%) Shell Script
16 19 (0.57%) Bash Shell
17 18 (0.54%) VB
18 15 (0.45%) VB.NET
18 15 (0.45%) Ruby
19 14 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 794 (24.01%) Degree
2 243 (7.35%) Security Cleared
3 211 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
4 194 (5.87%) SC Cleared
5 162 (4.90%) PMI Certification
6 144 (4.35%) CCNP
7 130 (3.93%) CCNA
8 106 (3.21%) PMP
9 79 (2.39%) ISEB
10 67 (2.03%) CISSP
11 64 (1.94%) DV Cleared
12 50 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
13 47 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
14 41 (1.24%) CCIE
15 36 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 35 (1.06%) MBA
17 29 (0.88%) CISM
18 27 (0.82%) HND
19 26 (0.79%) MCSE
19 26 (0.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 185 (5.59%) SLA
2 142 (4.29%) QA
3 117 (3.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 48 (1.45%) ISO 9001
5 47 (1.42%) ISO 14001
6 41 (1.24%) PCI DSS
7 33 (1.00%) ISO 9000
8 20 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.21%) DO-254
9 7 (0.21%) Data Quality
10 5 (0.15%) HL7
11 1 (0.030%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.030%) JTAG
11 1 (0.030%) P3O
11 1 (0.030%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.030%) FISMA
11 1 (0.030%) GMP
11 1 (0.030%) WCAG
11 1 (0.030%) COBIT
System Software
1 91 (2.75%) Active Directory
2 88 (2.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (0.85%) Hyper-V
4 19 (0.57%) Firmware
4 19 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
4 19 (0.57%) KVM
5 18 (0.54%) vSphere
6 16 (0.48%) ISA Server
7 10 (0.30%) XenApp
8 9 (0.27%) Kamailio
9 8 (0.24%) NDS
10 7 (0.21%) OpenSIPS
11 6 (0.18%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.12%) ProxySG
13 3 (0.091%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.060%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.060%) XenServer
14 2 (0.060%) NFS
14 2 (0.060%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.060%) Docker
Systems Management
1 45 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
2 23 (0.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 21 (0.64%) Cisco CUCM
4 19 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 16 (0.48%) SCCM
6 14 (0.42%) NetBackup
7 11 (0.33%) SCOM
8 10 (0.30%) Netcool
9 9 (0.27%) Nagios
10 7 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
11 6 (0.18%) DameWare
11 6 (0.18%) OpenView
11 6 (0.18%) FortiGate
11 6 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
12 5 (0.15%) logstash
12 5 (0.15%) SolarWinds Orion
13 4 (0.12%) Backup Exec
13 4 (0.12%) Puppet
13 4 (0.12%) Cisco UCCX
14 3 (0.091%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 391 (11.82%) Microsoft
2 316 (9.56%) Cisco
3 212 (6.41%) Oracle
4 152 (4.60%) Huawei
5 129 (3.90%) SAP
6 128 (3.87%) HP
7 118 (3.57%) VMware
8 116 (3.51%) Juniper
9 84 (2.54%) Fujitsu
10 78 (2.36%) Avaya
11 76 (2.30%) Red Hat
12 74 (2.24%) Ericsson
13 46 (1.39%) CheckPoint
14 45 (1.36%) Nokia
15 42 (1.27%) Verint
16 41 (1.24%) F5
17 40 (1.21%) Citrix
18 37 (1.12%) Sybase
19 34 (1.03%) IBM
19 34 (1.03%) Nortel
Surrey
Strategic Imperatives
Posted: 6 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Healthy benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Healthy benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits BUPA pension 25 days GYM
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + car allowance, bonus, pension, health
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Shift Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Neg with excellent benefits and training
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20,000 - £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum £55,000 - £65,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Attractive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday