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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 30 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1415 1926 1893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 6.71% 8.64% 8.93%
As % of the General category 18.41% 23.31% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1006 943 1058
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £71,200 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +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
7688 8261 8012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.48% 37.07% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5920 5735 5895
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -8 661 £58,500 +6.36% 67
Surrey +26 243 £47,500 +11.76% 27
Hampshire -19 185 £45,000 +5.88% 34
Buckinghamshire -7 138 £44,000 -11.11% 7
Oxfordshire +31 53 £47,500 +5.55% 12
West Sussex +19 49 £33,750 -10.00% 2
Kent +33 48 £32,000 -18.98% 2
Middlesex +1 12 £46,250 -5.12% 1
Sussex +2 5 £33,000 +1.53%
East Sussex +6 3 £23,000 -18.58% 1
Thames Valley +6 2 £80,000 +23.07%
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 939 (32.62%) Finance
2 616 (21.40%) Degree
3 442 (15.35%) Banking
4 411 (14.28%) Windows
5 401 (13.93%) Cisco
6 386 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
7 356 (12.37%) SQL
8 337 (11.71%) Marketing
9 333 (11.57%) Java
9 333 (11.57%) Linux
10 304 (10.56%) Project Management
11 291 (10.11%) Microsoft
12 283 (9.83%) ITIL
13 281 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
14 261 (9.07%) JavaScript
15 257 (8.93%) Firewall
16 255 (8.86%) C#
17 254 (8.82%) Software Engineering
18 252 (8.75%) LAN
19 235 (8.16%) WAN
20 234 (8.13%) VoIP
21 230 (7.99%) Business Intelligence
22 226 (7.85%) .NET
23 216 (7.50%) MS Excel
24 203 (7.05%) HTML
25 194 (6.74%) SAP
25 194 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
26 190 (6.60%) Internet
26 190 (6.60%) Electronics
27 188 (6.53%) Programme Management

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 94 (3.27%) Tomcat
2 76 (2.64%) Apache
3 52 (1.81%) SharePoint
4 42 (1.46%) MS Exchange
5 36 (1.25%) CMS
6 35 (1.22%) WebLogic
7 28 (0.97%) JBoss
7 28 (0.97%) Lync
8 24 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
9 23 (0.80%) Node.js
9 23 (0.80%) WebSphere
10 19 (0.66%) IIS
11 15 (0.52%) OpenStack
12 14 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
13 13 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
14 9 (0.31%) Apache Solr
15 7 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
16 6 (0.21%) GlassFish
16 6 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
16 6 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 216 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 119 (4.13%) MS Office
3 51 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 41 (1.42%) MS Visio
5 22 (0.76%) MS Project
6 8 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.14%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.10%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.069%) FrameMaker
10 2 (0.069%) PaintShop Pro
10 2 (0.069%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.069%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.035%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.035%) GNU Octave
11 1 (0.035%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.035%) Windchill
11 1 (0.035%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 150 (5.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (0.42%) SAP CRM
3 9 (0.31%) SAP IS-U
4 7 (0.24%) SAP FI
4 7 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.21%) SAP CO
5 6 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
7 4 (0.14%) SAP ERP
7 4 (0.14%) CSG Singleview
8 2 (0.069%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.069%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.069%) CA PPM
8 2 (0.069%) Maximo
8 2 (0.069%) JDE OneWorld
8 2 (0.069%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.069%) SAP FI-CA
9 1 (0.035%) SAP PSCD
9 1 (0.035%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 104 (3.61%) SaaS
2 46 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
4 27 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (0.63%) PaaS
5 18 (0.63%) IaaS
6 13 (0.45%) Office 365
7 7 (0.24%) Google Analytics
7 7 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (0.10%) IBM Blueworks
9 1 (0.035%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.035%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.035%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.035%) GitHub
9 1 (0.035%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 257 (8.93%) Firewall
2 252 (8.75%) LAN
3 235 (8.16%) WAN
4 234 (8.13%) VoIP
5 190 (6.60%) Internet
6 188 (6.53%) MPLS
7 181 (6.29%) Wireless
8 165 (5.73%) TCP/IP
9 159 (5.52%) VPN
10 143 (4.97%) DNS
11 123 (4.27%) Network Security
12 120 (4.17%) Broadband
13 107 (3.72%) BGP
14 94 (3.27%) OSPF
14 94 (3.27%) 3G
15 86 (2.99%) Unified Communications
16 79 (2.74%) 4G
17 69 (2.40%) Ethernet
18 65 (2.26%) LTE
19 64 (2.22%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (6.39%) SQL Server
2 156 (5.42%) MySQL
3 55 (1.91%) Big Data
4 43 (1.49%) Relational Database
5 39 (1.35%) MongoDB
5 39 (1.35%) NoSQL
6 34 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 27 (0.94%) Oracle Database
8 26 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
9 23 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 21 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 21 (0.73%) Data Mining
10 21 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (0.52%) RDBMS
11 15 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
12 14 (0.49%) Hadoop
13 11 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
15 8 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 41 (1.42%) Visual Studio
2 40 (1.39%) Selenium
3 32 (1.11%) Subversion
4 31 (1.08%) Git (software)
5 27 (0.94%) Jenkins
6 24 (0.83%) JUnit
7 23 (0.80%) Eclipse
7 23 (0.80%) JIRA
8 17 (0.59%) NUnit
9 14 (0.49%) SpecFlow
10 13 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (0.45%) Moq
11 12 (0.42%) InstallShield
12 11 (0.38%) Maven
12 11 (0.38%) WebDriver
12 11 (0.38%) MSTest
13 10 (0.35%) Metasploit
13 10 (0.35%) Mockito
14 9 (0.31%) Rhino Mocks
14 9 (0.31%) ReSharper
General
1 939 (32.62%) Finance
2 442 (15.35%) Banking
3 337 (11.71%) Marketing
4 190 (6.60%) Electronics
5 181 (6.29%) Manufacturing
6 143 (4.97%) Retail
7 94 (3.27%) Billing
8 84 (2.92%) Legal
9 75 (2.61%) Advertising
10 73 (2.54%) Aerospace
11 52 (1.81%) Automotive
12 50 (1.74%) Back Office
13 45 (1.56%) Law
14 17 (0.59%) Financial Institution
15 14 (0.49%) Publishing
15 14 (0.49%) Spanish Language
16 13 (0.45%) Games
17 8 (0.28%) Front Office
18 6 (0.21%) German Language
19 5 (0.17%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 501 (17.40%) Developer
2 290 (10.07%) Analyst
3 196 (6.81%) Architect
4 152 (5.28%) Project Manager
5 143 (4.97%) Consultant
6 134 (4.65%) Java Developer
7 129 (4.48%) Network Engineer
8 122 (4.24%) Software Engineer
9 103 (3.58%) Business Analyst
10 101 (3.51%) Senior Developer
11 91 (3.16%) Solutions Architect
12 84 (2.92%) Support Engineer
12 84 (2.92%) .NET Developer
13 83 (2.88%) Senior Manager
14 71 (2.47%) Software Developer
15 63 (2.19%) C# Developer
16 59 (2.05%) Graduate
17 55 (1.91%) Sales Manager
18 52 (1.81%) Junior
19 51 (1.77%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (7.85%) .NET
2 203 (7.05%) HTML
3 164 (5.70%) XML
4 146 (5.07%) CSS
5 122 (4.24%) jQuery
6 116 (4.03%) ASP.NET
7 115 (3.99%) Spring
8 84 (2.92%) Web Services
9 76 (2.64%) Ajax
10 65 (2.26%) JSON
11 63 (2.19%) RabbitMQ
12 61 (2.12%) SOAP
13 57 (1.98%) HTML5
14 53 (1.84%) JSP
15 43 (1.49%) AngularJS
16 41 (1.42%) Hibernate
17 40 (1.39%) J2EE
18 36 (1.25%) .NET Framework
19 35 (1.22%) Servlets
20 32 (1.11%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 194 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
2 155 (5.38%) Data Centre
3 151 (5.24%) DTV
4 146 (5.07%) Computer Science
5 88 (3.06%) Management Information System
6 68 (2.36%) IVR
7 61 (2.12%) User Experience
8 58 (2.01%) Smartphone
9 54 (1.88%) PMI
10 33 (1.15%) Digital Media
11 31 (1.08%) Handset
12 27 (0.94%) FMCG
13 26 (0.90%) Social Media
14 25 (0.87%) PKI
15 23 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
16 21 (0.73%) Mobile App
17 20 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
17 20 (0.69%) iPad
18 18 (0.63%) Clustering
18 18 (0.63%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 411 (14.28%) Windows
2 333 (11.57%) Linux
3 172 (5.97%) UNIX
4 85 (2.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 65 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 63 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 44 (1.53%) Windows 7
8 27 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 27 (0.94%) Android
9 24 (0.83%) Apple iOS
10 23 (0.80%) Windows 8
10 23 (0.80%) Windows XP
11 21 (0.73%) Solaris
12 10 (0.35%) Mac OS X
13 9 (0.31%) VxWorks
14 7 (0.24%) SUSE
15 6 (0.21%) Debian
16 4 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
16 4 (0.14%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 386 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
2 304 (10.56%) Project Management
3 283 (9.83%) ITIL
4 254 (8.82%) Software Engineering
5 230 (7.99%) Business Intelligence
6 188 (6.53%) Programme Management
7 180 (6.25%) SDLC
8 179 (6.22%) CRM
9 168 (5.84%) Digital Marketing
10 152 (5.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 148 (5.14%) Service Delivery
12 144 (5.00%) Scrum
13 137 (4.76%) Service Management
14 133 (4.62%) PRINCE2
15 120 (4.17%) Change Management
16 100 (3.47%) Business Analysis
17 96 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
18 93 (3.23%) MVC
19 92 (3.20%) Business Development
20 89 (3.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 356 (12.37%) SQL
2 333 (11.57%) Java
3 261 (9.07%) JavaScript
4 255 (8.86%) C#
5 174 (6.04%) C++
6 128 (4.45%) C
7 113 (3.92%) Python
8 79 (2.74%) Perl
9 46 (1.60%) PL/SQL
10 42 (1.46%) Ruby
11 35 (1.22%) PHP
12 30 (1.04%) T-SQL
13 26 (0.90%) VB.NET
14 20 (0.69%) Bash Shell
14 20 (0.69%) VB
15 17 (0.59%) Shell Script
16 11 (0.38%) Ada
17 10 (0.35%) COBOL
18 9 (0.31%) Embedded C
18 9 (0.31%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 616 (21.40%) Degree
2 281 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
3 187 (6.50%) Security Cleared
4 177 (6.15%) CCNP
5 165 (5.73%) CCNA
6 136 (4.72%) SC Cleared
7 86 (2.99%) PMI Certification
8 71 (2.47%) CISSP
9 69 (2.40%) ISEB
10 44 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
11 42 (1.46%) ISTQB
12 39 (1.35%) PMP
12 39 (1.35%) CCIE
13 33 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
14 31 (1.08%) CISM
15 30 (1.04%) DV Cleared
16 29 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 24 (0.83%) CCVP
18 21 (0.73%) MCSE
19 20 (0.69%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (5.35%) SLA
2 126 (4.38%) QA
3 47 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 37 (1.29%) PCI DSS
5 17 (0.59%) ISO 9001
6 15 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 13 (0.45%) ISO 14001
8 10 (0.35%) ISO 9000
9 9 (0.31%) PMBOK
10 5 (0.17%) HL7
11 3 (0.10%) COBIT
11 3 (0.10%) GMP
12 2 (0.069%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.035%) P3O
13 1 (0.035%) JTAG
13 1 (0.035%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 1 (0.035%) WCAG
System Software
1 103 (3.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 77 (2.67%) Active Directory
3 40 (1.39%) Hyper-V
4 12 (0.42%) Firmware
5 11 (0.38%) XenApp
6 8 (0.28%) XenDesktop
6 8 (0.28%) KVM
7 7 (0.24%) ProxySG
8 6 (0.21%) vSphere
9 4 (0.14%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.10%) XenServer
11 2 (0.069%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.069%) vCloud
11 2 (0.069%) SRDF
12 1 (0.035%) NFS
12 1 (0.035%) NDS
12 1 (0.035%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 1 (0.035%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.035%) UAG
12 1 (0.035%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 38 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
2 29 (1.01%) Cisco UCCX
3 26 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
4 22 (0.76%) Nessus
5 21 (0.73%) Nmap
6 19 (0.66%) FortiGate
7 15 (0.52%) Netcool
8 14 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
9 11 (0.38%) Puppet
9 11 (0.38%) SCCM
10 9 (0.31%) Cisco IPCC
11 6 (0.21%) Ansible
12 5 (0.17%) Nagios
13 4 (0.14%) Backup Exec
14 3 (0.10%) DameWare
14 3 (0.10%) OpenView
14 3 (0.10%) Tivoli
14 3 (0.10%) SolarWinds Orion
14 3 (0.10%) McAfee ePO
15 2 (0.069%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 401 (13.93%) Cisco
2 291 (10.11%) Microsoft
3 194 (6.74%) SAP
4 158 (5.49%) Oracle
5 142 (4.93%) Juniper
6 124 (4.31%) VMware
7 119 (4.13%) CheckPoint
8 96 (3.33%) HP
9 84 (2.92%) Red Hat
10 81 (2.81%) Huawei
11 78 (2.71%) F5
12 71 (2.47%) Avaya
13 69 (2.40%) Ericsson
14 53 (1.84%) Nokia
15 41 (1.42%) Alcatel-Lucent
16 38 (1.32%) Citrix
17 32 (1.11%) Nortel
17 32 (1.11%) Blue Coat
17 32 (1.11%) Fortinet
18 29 (1.01%) McAfee
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