The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 56 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +7
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 284 376 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.67% 6.91% 5.48%
As % of the General category 12.58% 16.93% 15.06%
Number of salaries quoted 224 278 215
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £24,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £54,200
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 West region.

General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2258 2221 1979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.10% 40.84% 36.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1720 1786 1614
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Telecoms
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the South West region.

Telecoms Salary Trend in the South West

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in the South West

Telecoms
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
Bristol -16 108 £45,000 +12.50% 25
Gloucestershire -2 69 £49,015 +22.53% 6
Wiltshire -7 55 £45,000 +28.57% 25
Devon +9 15 £36,000 +11.62% 5
Somerset -23 14 £26,500 -27.39% 5
Dorset -32 11 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Cornwall - 2 £30,000 -
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 291 (55.96%) Finance
2 203 (39.04%) Banking
3 110 (21.15%) Degree
4 100 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 89 (17.12%) Security Cleared
6 79 (15.19%) SC Cleared
7 74 (14.23%) PRINCE2
7 74 (14.23%) Windows
8 72 (13.85%) SQL
9 70 (13.46%) Java
10 62 (11.92%) C#
11 61 (11.73%) Oracle
12 59 (11.35%) Linux
13 57 (10.96%) People Management
14 56 (10.77%) Programme Management
15 55 (10.58%) Marketing
15 55 (10.58%) ITIL
15 55 (10.58%) Electronics
16 54 (10.38%) Project Management
16 54 (10.38%) HTML
17 53 (10.19%) Manufacturing
18 52 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
19 50 (9.62%) Microsoft
20 49 (9.42%) SAP
21 48 (9.23%) .NET
21 48 (9.23%) ISEB
21 48 (9.23%) Retail
22 47 (9.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
22 47 (9.04%) Digital Marketing
22 47 (9.04%) XML

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 33 (6.35%) Tomcat
2 23 (4.42%) JBoss
2 23 (4.42%) WebSphere
3 18 (3.46%) Joomla!
4 16 (3.08%) MS Exchange
5 14 (2.69%) WebLogic
6 11 (2.12%) Alfresco
7 9 (1.73%) Apache
8 7 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (1.15%) IIS
10 5 (0.96%) SharePoint
10 5 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.58%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.58%) Commerce Server
12 2 (0.38%) Node.js
12 2 (0.38%) WordPress
13 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.19%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 38 (7.31%) MS Visio
2 30 (5.77%) MS Project
3 27 (5.19%) MS Excel
4 21 (4.04%) MS Office
5 2 (0.38%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.19%) Revit
6 1 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.19%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 47 (9.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (2.31%) SaaS
2 11 (2.12%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (1.15%) Office 365
4 5 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.77%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.19%) LucidChart
7 1 (0.19%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.35%) TCP/IP
1 33 (6.35%) Firewall
2 32 (6.15%) LAN
3 31 (5.96%) VoIP
3 31 (5.96%) WAN
4 27 (5.19%) Internet
5 17 (3.27%) SAN
5 17 (3.27%) MPLS
6 15 (2.88%) VPN
6 15 (2.88%) LTE
7 12 (2.31%) Unified Communications
7 12 (2.31%) SDH
8 11 (2.12%) DNS
8 11 (2.12%) DHCP
8 11 (2.12%) Wireshark
9 10 (1.92%) Network Security
9 10 (1.92%) 3G
10 9 (1.73%) DWDM
10 9 (1.73%) Ethernet
10 9 (1.73%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (8.85%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.85%) MySQL
3 18 (3.46%) MongoDB
4 9 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.15%) NoSQL
6 5 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (0.77%) Big Data
8 3 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (0.58%) Hazelcast
9 2 (0.38%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.19%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.19%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 28 (5.38%) Subversion
2 27 (5.19%) Maven
3 19 (3.65%) Jenkins
4 17 (3.27%) Git (software)
5 14 (2.69%) Oracle Forms
6 11 (2.12%) Ant
6 11 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (2.12%) JIRA
7 8 (1.54%) Selenium
7 8 (1.54%) Apache Ivy
8 6 (1.15%) JUnit
8 6 (1.15%) IntelliJ
9 3 (0.58%) Hudson
9 3 (0.58%) NUnit
10 2 (0.38%) Rational Rhapsody
10 2 (0.38%) Gradle
10 2 (0.38%) ClearCase
10 2 (0.38%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.19%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 291 (55.96%) Finance
2 203 (39.04%) Banking
3 55 (10.58%) Electronics
3 55 (10.58%) Marketing
4 53 (10.19%) Manufacturing
5 48 (9.23%) Retail
6 17 (3.27%) Advertising
7 12 (2.31%) Aerospace
8 5 (0.96%) Games
9 3 (0.58%) Billing
10 2 (0.38%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.38%) Local Government
10 2 (0.38%) Military
10 2 (0.38%) Automotive
10 2 (0.38%) Law
10 2 (0.38%) Legal
11 1 (0.19%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 86 (16.54%) Developer
2 69 (13.27%) Project Manager
3 67 (12.88%) Analyst
4 47 (9.04%) Business Analyst
5 37 (7.12%) Architect
6 26 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 26 (5.00%) C# Developer
7 24 (4.62%) Software Engineer
8 23 (4.42%) Network Engineer
9 22 (4.23%) Delivery Manager
10 21 (4.04%) Consultant
10 21 (4.04%) Service Manager
10 21 (4.04%) Services Delivery Manager
11 20 (3.85%) Applications Support
11 20 (3.85%) Financial Business Analyst
11 20 (3.85%) Financial Services Business Analyst
12 19 (3.65%) Junior
12 19 (3.65%) Senior Developer
13 18 (3.46%) Support Engineer
14 16 (3.08%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (10.38%) HTML
2 48 (9.23%) .NET
3 47 (9.04%) XML
4 33 (6.35%) J2EE
5 32 (6.15%) Web Services
6 31 (5.96%) CSS
7 30 (5.77%) Spring
8 27 (5.19%) ASP.NET
9 26 (5.00%) SOAP
10 24 (4.62%) Middleware
10 24 (4.62%) HTML5
11 21 (4.04%) JPA
12 20 (3.85%) jQuery
12 20 (3.85%) Hibernate
13 19 (3.65%) JSP
14 17 (3.27%) Spring MVC
15 15 (2.88%) Ajax
16 13 (2.50%) JSON
16 13 (2.50%) MSMQ
16 13 (2.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.04%) DTV
2 31 (5.96%) Computer Science
2 31 (5.96%) Open Source
3 15 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (2.50%) Client/Server
5 12 (2.31%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.31%) CCTV
5 12 (2.31%) RIA
6 11 (2.12%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (1.15%) Social Media
7 6 (1.15%) Wiki
7 6 (1.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 6 (1.15%) Clustering
7 6 (1.15%) VHDL
7 6 (1.15%) Verilog
7 6 (1.15%) User Experience
8 5 (0.96%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (0.96%) Neural Network
8 5 (0.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 74 (14.23%) Windows
2 59 (11.35%) Linux
3 19 (3.65%) UNIX
4 16 (3.08%) Android
4 16 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (2.88%) Apple iOS
6 13 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.96%) CentOS
9 5 (0.96%) Fedora
9 5 (0.96%) Windows XP
9 5 (0.96%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.58%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.38%) HPUX
11 2 (0.38%) Solaris
12 1 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.19%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (14.23%) PRINCE2
3 57 (10.96%) People Management
4 56 (10.77%) Programme Management
5 55 (10.58%) ITIL
6 54 (10.38%) Project Management
7 52 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 47 (9.04%) Digital Marketing
9 43 (8.27%) Scrum
10 40 (7.69%) Service Delivery
11 38 (7.31%) Software Engineering
12 37 (7.12%) OO
13 36 (6.92%) MVC
14 34 (6.54%) TDD
15 31 (5.96%) UML
16 28 (5.38%) Service Management
17 26 (5.00%) Line Management
18 25 (4.81%) Stakeholder Management
19 23 (4.42%) Continuous Integration
20 22 (4.23%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (13.85%) SQL
2 70 (13.46%) Java
3 62 (11.92%) C#
4 46 (8.85%) JavaScript
5 31 (5.96%) PHP
6 28 (5.38%) C++
7 19 (3.65%) C
8 17 (3.27%) PowerShell
9 13 (2.50%) VB.NET
10 11 (2.12%) VB
10 11 (2.12%) Ruby
11 9 (1.73%) Python
12 8 (1.54%) PHP5
12 8 (1.54%) Bash Shell
13 7 (1.35%) Pascal
13 7 (1.35%) VBA
13 7 (1.35%) Delphi
13 7 (1.35%) Perl
14 6 (1.15%) T-SQL
15 5 (0.96%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 110 (21.15%) Degree
2 89 (17.12%) Security Cleared
3 79 (15.19%) SC Cleared
4 48 (9.23%) ISEB
5 30 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (5.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 28 (5.38%) PMI Certification
7 26 (5.00%) PMP
8 25 (4.81%) CCNA
9 16 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (2.50%) DV Cleared
11 10 (1.92%) CCNP
11 10 (1.92%) MCSE
12 9 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.96%) MCSA
13 5 (0.96%) PhD
13 5 (0.96%) CCIE
14 4 (0.77%) MCP
14 4 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 3 (0.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.23%) SLA
2 12 (2.31%) QA
3 9 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.77%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.38%) JTAG
5 2 (0.38%) IEC 61508
5 2 (0.38%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.19%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 28 (5.38%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.35%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.15%) NFS
5 5 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.96%) XenApp
6 4 (0.77%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.38%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.38%) Postfix
7 2 (0.38%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (2.31%) Puppet
2 8 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.35%) WSUS
4 5 (0.96%) SCCM
4 5 (0.96%) SCOM
4 5 (0.96%) Nagios
5 4 (0.77%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.77%) Netcool
5 4 (0.77%) Hyperic
5 4 (0.77%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (0.58%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.38%) Cacti
7 2 (0.38%) Cobbler
7 2 (0.38%) SmokePing
7 2 (0.38%) Icinga
7 2 (0.38%) Graphite
8 1 (0.19%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.19%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 61 (11.73%) Oracle
2 50 (9.62%) Microsoft
3 49 (9.42%) SAP
4 31 (5.96%) Cisco
5 26 (5.00%) ION Trading
6 25 (4.81%) VMware
7 19 (3.65%) Business Objects
8 18 (3.46%) IBM
9 17 (3.27%) Red Hat
10 15 (2.88%) Citrix
11 12 (2.31%) TIBCO
12 11 (2.12%) Adobe
13 9 (1.73%) HP
13 9 (1.73%) Dell
13 9 (1.73%) Sybase
14 8 (1.54%) Juniper
15 7 (1.35%) McAfee
16 6 (1.15%) Avaya
16 6 (1.15%) Siemens
17 5 (0.96%) ATG
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Somerset
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, private healthcare
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wiltshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25k to £27k per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £18-21,000 + Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucester
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£65,000
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 23,000-30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
OXL Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire/Somerset
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Parking, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago