The first 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 40 36 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +17
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 364 279 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.94% 5.33% 4.21%
As % of the General category 15.57% 12.68% 11.47%
Number of salaries quoted 277 225 182
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,550 £52,950 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2338 2200 2032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 38.13% 41.99% 36.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1762 1786 1751
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Telecoms
England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 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
Bristol +12 142 £40,000 - 19
Wiltshire -1 80 £45,000 +33.33% 20
Gloucestershire +15 56 £42,500 +3.65% 11
Somerset -11 37 £35,000 - 12
Dorset -12 33 £35,000 - 3
Devon -7 8 £36,250 +258.91% 2
Cornwall - 3 £32,500 -
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 282 (36.29%) Finance
2 185 (23.81%) Digital Media
3 148 (19.05%) Java
3 148 (19.05%) SQL
4 136 (17.50%) Degree
5 128 (16.47%) Software Engineering
6 126 (16.22%) Banking
7 120 (15.44%) Linux
8 117 (15.06%) JavaScript
8 117 (15.06%) HTML
9 108 (13.90%) Windows
10 106 (13.64%) C#
11 105 (13.51%) CSS
12 102 (13.13%) .NET
13 101 (13.00%) SQL Server
14 85 (10.94%) Microsoft
15 83 (10.68%) C
16 80 (10.30%) Scrum
17 76 (9.78%) XML
18 74 (9.52%) Security Cleared
18 74 (9.52%) 4G
19 73 (9.40%) Computer Science
20 72 (9.27%) Project Management
21 71 (9.14%) MySQL
22 70 (9.01%) C++
23 67 (8.62%) ITIL
23 67 (8.62%) jQuery
24 64 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
25 61 (7.85%) Marketing
26 58 (7.46%) MS Excel

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 30 (3.86%) MS Exchange
2 12 (1.54%) Drupal
3 10 (1.29%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (1.16%) Apache
5 8 (1.03%) SAS
5 8 (1.03%) WordPress
6 7 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (0.77%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.64%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (0.51%) Joomla!
9 4 (0.51%) Alfresco
10 3 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.39%) CMS
11 2 (0.26%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.26%) nginx
11 2 (0.26%) Node.js
11 2 (0.26%) Tornado
Applications
1 58 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.09%) MS Office
3 6 (0.77%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.64%) FastStats
4 5 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.39%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.39%) MS Project
5 3 (0.39%) Simulink
6 2 (0.26%) SPSS
7 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 40 (5.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (1.42%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (1.03%) JDE OneWorld
4 7 (0.90%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.39%) Magento
5 3 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.26%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.13%) assyst
7 1 (0.13%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.16%) SaaS
2 7 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.51%) Basecamp
5 3 (0.39%) Office 365
6 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 74 (9.52%) 4G
2 55 (7.08%) VoIP
3 52 (6.69%) Internet
4 47 (6.05%) Firewall
5 41 (5.28%) LTE
6 38 (4.89%) TCP/IP
7 35 (4.50%) SS7
8 33 (4.25%) LAN
9 28 (3.60%) SIGTRAN
10 25 (3.22%) SMTP
11 23 (2.96%) VPN
12 22 (2.83%) FTP
13 19 (2.45%) Wireless
13 19 (2.45%) INAP
13 19 (2.45%) DNS
14 18 (2.32%) WAN
15 17 (2.19%) TCAP
15 17 (2.19%) DHCP
15 17 (2.19%) HTTP
16 16 (2.06%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (13.00%) SQL Server
2 71 (9.14%) MySQL
3 57 (7.34%) Relational Database
4 35 (4.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (4.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (2.45%) RDBMS
7 15 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (1.80%) Crystal Reports
9 13 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
10 11 (1.42%) NoSQL
11 10 (1.29%) DB2
12 9 (1.16%) MongoDB
13 6 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (0.64%) Oracle BI EE
14 5 (0.64%) QlikView
14 5 (0.64%) Spotfire
14 5 (0.64%) DataStage
15 4 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (0.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 36 (4.63%) Git (software)
2 31 (3.99%) Eclipse
3 26 (3.35%) Subversion
4 12 (1.54%) Visual Studio
5 11 (1.42%) NetBeans
5 11 (1.42%) Maven
6 10 (1.29%) Ant
7 9 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (1.16%) LabVIEW
8 6 (0.77%) PVCS
8 6 (0.77%) Cucumber
9 5 (0.64%) JIRA
9 5 (0.64%) FitNesse
10 4 (0.51%) Fiddler
10 4 (0.51%) Apache Ivy
10 4 (0.51%) SpecFlow
10 4 (0.51%) Rational Rhapsody
11 3 (0.39%) Rational DOORS
11 3 (0.39%) Selenium
11 3 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
General
1 282 (36.29%) Finance
2 126 (16.22%) Banking
3 61 (7.85%) Marketing
4 57 (7.34%) Electronics
5 52 (6.69%) Manufacturing
6 48 (6.18%) Aerospace
7 39 (5.02%) Retail
8 22 (2.83%) Pharmaceutical
9 12 (1.54%) Automotive
9 12 (1.54%) Legal
10 11 (1.42%) Advertising
11 8 (1.03%) Law
11 8 (1.03%) Military
12 6 (0.77%) Games
13 4 (0.51%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.51%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.51%) Back Office
14 2 (0.26%) Billing
15 1 (0.13%) Mandarin Language
15 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 242 (31.15%) Developer
2 79 (10.17%) Analyst
3 70 (9.01%) Software Engineer
4 61 (7.85%) Java Developer
5 57 (7.34%) Software Developer
6 53 (6.82%) .NET Developer
7 48 (6.18%) Junior
8 46 (5.92%) Consultant
9 45 (5.79%) Senior Developer
10 44 (5.66%) C# Developer
11 43 (5.53%) Project Manager
12 37 (4.76%) Business Analyst
12 37 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
13 31 (3.99%) Architect
14 29 (3.73%) Junior Developer
15 26 (3.35%) .NET Software Developer
16 22 (2.83%) Support Engineer
16 22 (2.83%) PHP Developer
17 20 (2.57%) Designer
18 18 (2.32%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (15.06%) HTML
2 105 (13.51%) CSS
3 102 (13.13%) .NET
4 76 (9.78%) XML
5 67 (8.62%) jQuery
6 56 (7.21%) ASP.NET
7 41 (5.28%) HTML5
8 36 (4.63%) Web Services
9 30 (3.86%) Spring
10 27 (3.47%) CSS3
11 23 (2.96%) LAMP
12 22 (2.83%) SOAP
13 20 (2.57%) Hibernate
13 20 (2.57%) ASP.NET 2.0
14 19 (2.45%) AngularJS
15 18 (2.32%) XSD
16 17 (2.19%) GWT
17 16 (2.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 15 (1.93%) WCF
19 14 (1.80%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 185 (23.81%) Digital Media
2 73 (9.40%) Computer Science
3 42 (5.41%) DTV
4 35 (4.50%) Mobile App
5 26 (3.35%) Client/Server
6 23 (2.96%) Social Media
7 21 (2.70%) Open Source
8 12 (1.54%) CAN bus
9 10 (1.29%) Visualisation
10 9 (1.16%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.03%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (0.90%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (0.90%) N-Tier
12 7 (0.90%) Device Driver
13 5 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
13 5 (0.64%) Reference Data
13 5 (0.64%) Smartphone
13 5 (0.64%) Blackberry
13 5 (0.64%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 120 (15.44%) Linux
2 108 (13.90%) Windows
3 40 (5.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (3.09%) UNIX
4 24 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (2.32%) Windows 7
6 15 (1.93%) Android
7 10 (1.29%) Solaris
7 10 (1.29%) CentOS
8 9 (1.16%) Windows XP
8 9 (1.16%) Debian
9 8 (1.03%) Apple iOS
10 7 (0.90%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.77%) Fedora
11 6 (0.77%) Embedded Linux
11 6 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.39%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.39%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (16.47%) Software Engineering
2 80 (10.30%) Scrum
3 72 (9.27%) Project Management
4 67 (8.62%) ITIL
5 64 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
6 55 (7.08%) OO
7 54 (6.95%) Programme Management
8 47 (6.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 45 (5.79%) TDD
10 40 (5.15%) Digital Marketing
11 37 (4.76%) UML
12 34 (4.38%) PRINCE2
13 33 (4.25%) Agile Software Development
14 29 (3.73%) B2B
15 27 (3.47%) Business Analysis
16 24 (3.09%) Web Development
16 24 (3.09%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (2.83%) MVC
17 22 (2.83%) Migration
17 22 (2.83%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 148 (19.05%) Java
1 148 (19.05%) SQL
2 117 (15.06%) JavaScript
3 106 (13.64%) C#
4 83 (10.68%) C
5 70 (9.01%) C++
6 57 (7.34%) Python
7 48 (6.18%) PHP
8 27 (3.47%) Perl
8 27 (3.47%) Ruby
9 24 (3.09%) Erlang
10 20 (2.57%) XQuery
10 20 (2.57%) XPath
11 10 (1.29%) T-SQL
12 9 (1.16%) TypeScript
12 9 (1.16%) PL/SQL
12 9 (1.16%) Lisp
13 8 (1.03%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.03%) Embedded C
14 7 (0.90%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 136 (17.50%) Degree
2 74 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 44 (5.66%) SC Cleared
4 27 (3.47%) ISEB
5 21 (2.70%) HND
6 17 (2.19%) PhD
7 14 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (1.67%) CCNP
9 10 (1.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 9 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (1.03%) DV Cleared
12 7 (0.90%) ISTQB
12 7 (0.90%) CISSP
12 7 (0.90%) CCNA
12 7 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.77%) MCSE
14 4 (0.51%) CCVP
14 4 (0.51%) CCDP
14 4 (0.51%) CCIP
14 4 (0.51%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.38%) QA
2 13 (1.67%) COBIT
3 12 (1.54%) IEC 61508
4 11 (1.42%) SLA
5 6 (0.77%) TickIT
5 6 (0.77%) DO-178B
6 4 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.51%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.39%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.26%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.13%) JTAG
System Software
1 40 (5.15%) Active Directory
2 22 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.77%) Terminal Services
4 5 (0.64%) vSphere
4 5 (0.64%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.39%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.39%) Xen
6 3 (0.39%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.26%) XenApp
8 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 21 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 10 (1.29%) Nagios
3 5 (0.64%) Netcool
4 3 (0.39%) Puppet
4 3 (0.39%) WSUS
4 3 (0.39%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.26%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (0.26%) Cacti
5 2 (0.26%) SCCM
6 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.13%) SCOM
6 1 (0.13%) Munin
Vendors
1 85 (10.94%) Microsoft
2 50 (6.44%) SAP
3 46 (5.92%) Oracle
4 34 (4.38%) VMware
5 33 (4.25%) Cisco
6 21 (2.70%) Zend
7 15 (1.93%) Red Hat
7 15 (1.93%) Juniper
8 12 (1.54%) Citrix
9 10 (1.29%) MicroStrategy
10 9 (1.16%) CheckPoint
11 8 (1.03%) Remedy
11 8 (1.03%) F5
12 7 (0.90%) Business Objects
13 6 (0.77%) Ericsson
13 6 (0.77%) Cognos
13 6 (0.77%) Twitter
14 5 (0.64%) Tableau
14 5 (0.64%) Google
14 5 (0.64%) Informatica
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Somerset
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Thales
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, pension, bonus etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + £70k OTE
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EE
Salary: £Competitive+benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Life Insurance
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + Plus generous benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 10 days ago