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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 22 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1871 1837 1736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 8.68% 8.64% 7.66%
As % of the General category 23.59% 22.38% 19.32%
Number of salaries quoted 893 998 1198
Average salary £49,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
7930 8209 8986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.78% 38.62% 39.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5480 6163 7164
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,000
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +4 1212 £52,500 +5.00% 115
Hampshire -11 226 £40,000 -11.11% 30
Buckinghamshire +3 183 £48,000 -4.00% 22
Surrey -31 163 £42,500 -10.52% 24
West Sussex -19 31 £37,500 -28.57% 4
Oxfordshire -32 15 £30,000 -20.00% 5
Kent -44 12 £35,000 -26.31% 9
Thames Valley 0 8 £65,000 -16.12%
Middlesex -7 8 £45,000 +5.88% 1
East Sussex -23 4 £26,500 +27.71% 1
M4 Corridor -5 3 £57,500 +21.05%
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 1358 (35.53%) Finance
2 674 (17.63%) Degree
3 570 (14.91%) Internet
4 547 (14.31%) Retail
5 524 (13.71%) Project Management
6 519 (13.58%) Security Cleared
7 458 (11.98%) Broadband
8 447 (11.70%) Cisco
9 435 (11.38%) Windows
10 427 (11.17%) Marketing
11 418 (10.94%) Banking
12 410 (10.73%) SQL
13 408 (10.68%) Microsoft
14 395 (10.33%) Linux
15 387 (10.13%) ITIL
15 387 (10.13%) Smartphone
16 357 (9.34%) Agile Software Development
17 352 (9.21%) SC Cleared
18 301 (7.88%) Fujitsu
19 297 (7.77%) Java
20 295 (7.72%) MS Excel
21 294 (7.69%) Oracle
22 285 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
23 268 (7.01%) Firewall
24 262 (6.86%) 3G
25 255 (6.67%) Service Delivery
26 252 (6.59%) Service Management
27 237 (6.20%) LAN
28 234 (6.12%) VoIP
29 230 (6.02%) MS Office

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 108 (2.83%) SharePoint
2 84 (2.20%) Apache
3 74 (1.94%) IIS
4 73 (1.91%) MS Exchange
5 65 (1.70%) Tomcat
6 56 (1.47%) WebLogic
7 44 (1.15%) CMS
8 39 (1.02%) Lync
9 33 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
10 32 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
11 26 (0.68%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 21 (0.55%) Oracle Service Bus
13 20 (0.52%) Apache Solr
14 18 (0.47%) WebSphere
15 15 (0.39%) MS Project Server
16 11 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
17 10 (0.26%) K2 blackpearl
17 10 (0.26%) Drupal
17 10 (0.26%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
17 10 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 295 (7.72%) MS Excel
2 230 (6.02%) MS Office
3 64 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 51 (1.33%) MS Project
5 44 (1.15%) MS Visio
6 26 (0.68%) OmniGraffle
7 17 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.24%) AutoCAD
9 6 (0.16%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.078%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.078%) Simulink
11 2 (0.052%) Mathematica
12 1 (0.026%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.026%) InDesign
12 1 (0.026%) ArcView
12 1 (0.026%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.026%) SPSS
12 1 (0.026%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.026%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.026%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 74 (1.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 33 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
3 31 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
4 17 (0.44%) Hyperion Planning
5 16 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
6 13 (0.34%) JDE OneWorld
7 12 (0.31%) CSG Singleview
7 12 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
8 10 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
9 9 (0.24%) Remedy AR System
10 8 (0.21%) Oracle iProcurement
10 8 (0.21%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 8 (0.21%) Oracle iRecruitment
11 7 (0.18%) HFM
11 7 (0.18%) Oracle Payroll
12 5 (0.13%) Cordys
13 4 (0.10%) SAP PS
13 4 (0.10%) Agresso
14 3 (0.078%) SAP CO
14 3 (0.078%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 87 (2.28%) SaaS
2 35 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (0.44%) Office 365
4 15 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (0.24%) IaaS
6 9 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 5 (0.13%) ElastiCache
7 5 (0.13%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.13%) PaaS
7 5 (0.13%) Force.com
8 2 (0.052%) GitHub
9 1 (0.026%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 570 (14.91%) Internet
2 458 (11.98%) Broadband
3 268 (7.01%) Firewall
4 262 (6.86%) 3G
5 237 (6.20%) LAN
6 234 (6.12%) VoIP
7 193 (5.05%) MPLS
7 193 (5.05%) LTE
8 182 (4.76%) 4G
9 179 (4.68%) Wireless
10 172 (4.50%) WAN
11 138 (3.61%) DNS
12 137 (3.58%) TCP/IP
13 122 (3.19%) Network Security
14 114 (2.98%) HTTP
15 104 (2.72%) OSPF
16 102 (2.67%) BGP
17 93 (2.43%) Ethernet
17 93 (2.43%) ISDN
17 93 (2.43%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (4.45%) SQL Server
2 87 (2.28%) MySQL
3 53 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 48 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
5 47 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 41 (1.07%) Data Mining
7 32 (0.84%) IDOL
8 30 (0.78%) Oracle Database
8 30 (0.78%) EDRMS
9 28 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 27 (0.71%) MS Access
11 26 (0.68%) Relational Database
11 26 (0.68%) Big Data
12 24 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
13 20 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
14 18 (0.47%) OLAP
14 18 (0.47%) Essbase
15 17 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
15 17 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
16 14 (0.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 56 (1.47%) Git (software)
2 54 (1.41%) Subversion
3 40 (1.05%) Selenium
4 35 (0.92%) TestDirector
5 24 (0.63%) Dreamweaver
6 23 (0.60%) QuickTest Pro
7 22 (0.58%) JIRA
8 21 (0.55%) Jenkins
9 20 (0.52%) Mockito
10 19 (0.50%) Trac
11 18 (0.47%) Visual Studio
12 16 (0.42%) GCC
12 16 (0.42%) GDB
13 13 (0.34%) CruiseControl
13 13 (0.34%) WinRunner
14 11 (0.29%) LoadRunner
14 11 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (0.26%) ReSharper
15 10 (0.26%) Maven
16 9 (0.24%) SilkPerformer
General
1 1358 (35.53%) Finance
2 547 (14.31%) Retail
3 427 (11.17%) Marketing
4 418 (10.94%) Banking
5 183 (4.79%) Billing
6 134 (3.51%) Advertising
7 131 (3.43%) Electronics
8 111 (2.90%) Legal
9 97 (2.54%) Manufacturing
10 67 (1.75%) Aerospace
11 61 (1.60%) Military
12 51 (1.33%) Multimedia
13 50 (1.31%) Law
14 48 (1.26%) German Language
15 42 (1.10%) Back Office
16 33 (0.86%) Automotive
17 24 (0.63%) Interactive Media
18 14 (0.37%) Publishing
18 14 (0.37%) Front Office
19 13 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 444 (11.62%) Consultant
2 409 (10.70%) Analyst
3 295 (7.72%) Developer
4 285 (7.46%) Architect
5 256 (6.70%) Project Manager
6 180 (4.71%) Network Engineer
7 161 (4.21%) Support Engineer
8 140 (3.66%) Business Analyst
9 139 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
10 82 (2.15%) Java Developer
11 81 (2.12%) Software Engineer
12 80 (2.09%) Senior Manager
13 78 (2.04%) Senior Developer
13 78 (2.04%) Service Manager
14 75 (1.96%) Test Analyst
15 71 (1.86%) Design Engineer
16 69 (1.81%) Recruitment Consultant
17 63 (1.65%) Account Manager
18 60 (1.57%) Designer
19 57 (1.49%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (5.73%) HTML
2 169 (4.42%) XML
3 152 (3.98%) CSS
4 117 (3.06%) .NET
5 116 (3.04%) Web Services
6 106 (2.77%) jQuery
7 93 (2.43%) J2EE
8 73 (1.91%) JSP
9 66 (1.73%) Spring
10 64 (1.67%) HTML5
10 64 (1.67%) ASP.NET
11 44 (1.15%) Hibernate
12 39 (1.02%) XHTML
13 36 (0.94%) SOAP
14 32 (0.84%) ASP.NET MVC
15 31 (0.81%) XSLT
15 31 (0.81%) Ajax
16 30 (0.78%) Java EE
17 28 (0.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 23 (0.60%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 387 (10.13%) Smartphone
2 221 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
3 132 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 130 (3.40%) User Experience
5 106 (2.77%) Management Information System
6 81 (2.12%) Social Media
7 80 (2.09%) DTV
8 78 (2.04%) Mobile App
9 57 (1.49%) Mathematics
10 52 (1.36%) Statistics
11 51 (1.33%) Client/Server
12 48 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
13 43 (1.13%) FMCG
14 41 (1.07%) Open Source
15 35 (0.92%) CMDB
15 35 (0.92%) Digital Media
16 30 (0.78%) Physics
16 30 (0.78%) IVR
17 28 (0.73%) IPTV
17 28 (0.73%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 435 (11.38%) Windows
2 395 (10.33%) Linux
3 198 (5.18%) UNIX
4 139 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 112 (2.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 69 (1.81%) Windows XP
7 64 (1.67%) Windows 7
8 39 (1.02%) Solaris
9 29 (0.76%) Android
10 28 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 28 (0.73%) Windows 2000
11 27 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
12 22 (0.58%) Windows 8
13 19 (0.50%) Apple iOS
14 10 (0.26%) CentOS
14 10 (0.26%) Windows Vista
14 10 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
15 9 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
16 8 (0.21%) Windows Phone
16 8 (0.21%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 524 (13.71%) Project Management
2 387 (10.13%) ITIL
3 357 (9.34%) Agile Software Development
4 255 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 252 (6.59%) Service Management
6 223 (5.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 216 (5.65%) CRM
8 213 (5.57%) Business Intelligence
9 212 (5.55%) PRINCE2
10 177 (4.63%) Risk Management
10 177 (4.63%) Scrum
11 170 (4.45%) Mentoring
12 161 (4.21%) Change Management
13 155 (4.06%) Business Development
14 153 (4.00%) Programme Management
15 151 (3.95%) Continuous Improvement
16 148 (3.87%) Business Analysis
17 147 (3.85%) Incident Management
18 141 (3.69%) E-Commerce
19 124 (3.24%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 410 (10.73%) SQL
2 297 (7.77%) Java
3 189 (4.95%) C
4 179 (4.68%) JavaScript
5 168 (4.40%) C#
6 129 (3.38%) C++
7 75 (1.96%) Perl
8 66 (1.73%) Python
8 66 (1.73%) PHP
9 54 (1.41%) PowerShell
10 49 (1.28%) T-SQL
11 41 (1.07%) Shell Script
11 41 (1.07%) Ruby
12 37 (0.97%) PL/SQL
13 22 (0.58%) Bash Shell
14 21 (0.55%) VB
15 19 (0.50%) PowerHouse
16 15 (0.39%) VB.NET
16 15 (0.39%) VBScript
17 10 (0.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 674 (17.63%) Degree
2 519 (13.58%) Security Cleared
3 352 (9.21%) SC Cleared
4 285 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
5 178 (4.66%) CCNA
6 169 (4.42%) ISEB
7 152 (3.98%) DV Cleared
8 112 (2.93%) CCNP
9 101 (2.64%) PMI Certification
10 84 (2.20%) PMP
11 70 (1.83%) CCDA
11 70 (1.83%) CCDP
12 67 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
13 64 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 56 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 50 (1.31%) ISTQB
16 44 (1.15%) CISSP
17 43 (1.13%) CCIE
18 41 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
19 35 (0.92%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 202 (5.29%) SLA
2 150 (3.92%) QA
3 101 (2.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (0.81%) PCI DSS
5 28 (0.73%) ISO 14001
6 25 (0.65%) ISO 9001
7 20 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 14 (0.37%) COBIT
9 8 (0.21%) Data Quality
10 7 (0.18%) ISO 9000
11 4 (0.10%) COSO
11 4 (0.10%) GPG13
12 3 (0.078%) TickIT
13 2 (0.052%) GAMP
System Software
1 130 (3.40%) Active Directory
2 89 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (1.23%) Firmware
4 30 (0.78%) ISA Server
5 29 (0.76%) NDS
6 25 (0.65%) Hyper-V
7 18 (0.47%) XenApp
8 17 (0.44%) NFS
9 14 (0.37%) XenDesktop
9 14 (0.37%) VMware ESX
10 12 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
11 11 (0.29%) ProxySG
12 9 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
13 6 (0.16%) Terminal Services
13 6 (0.16%) Snort
14 5 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
14 5 (0.13%) vCloud
14 5 (0.13%) vSphere
14 5 (0.13%) Postfix
14 5 (0.13%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 51 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
2 38 (0.99%) Netcool
3 35 (0.92%) NetBackup
4 22 (0.58%) SCCM
4 22 (0.58%) Tivoli
5 19 (0.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 17 (0.44%) OpenView
7 13 (0.34%) Cisco IPCC
7 13 (0.34%) SCOM
8 12 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 11 (0.29%) FortiGate
10 10 (0.26%) Cacti
10 10 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
11 8 (0.21%) OVPI
11 8 (0.21%) TeMIP
11 8 (0.21%) HP NNM
12 7 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
12 7 (0.18%) Puppet
13 6 (0.16%) NSN NetAct
13 6 (0.16%) Nagios
Vendors
1 447 (11.70%) Cisco
2 408 (10.68%) Microsoft
3 301 (7.88%) Fujitsu
4 294 (7.69%) Oracle
5 157 (4.11%) Huawei
6 145 (3.79%) SAP
7 132 (3.45%) VMware
8 131 (3.43%) Juniper
9 117 (3.06%) HP
10 78 (2.04%) Ericsson
11 73 (1.91%) Citrix
12 66 (1.73%) CheckPoint
13 55 (1.44%) IBM
14 52 (1.36%) F5
15 51 (1.33%) Sonus
15 51 (1.33%) Remedy
16 50 (1.31%) Nokia
17 48 (1.26%) Avaya
18 42 (1.10%) Veritas
18 42 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
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