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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 42 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 362 392 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.04% 6.43% 5.19%
As % of the General category 16.17% 16.90% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 324 287 210
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
2239 2319 2174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.35% 38.04% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1748 1701 1812
Average salary £41,000 £41,785 £38,472
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% +8.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -4 169 £46,500 +18.47% 34
Gloucestershire +8 74 £55,000 +29.41% 16
Wiltshire -18 55 £42,500 -2.85% 18
Somerset -7 28 £31,500 -3.07% 3
Dorset -5 24 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Devon -5 13 £24,500 -32.41% 3
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 274 (41.90%) Finance
2 166 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (20.64%) Java
4 125 (19.11%) Electronics
5 122 (18.65%) Marketing
6 119 (18.20%) Programme Management
7 118 (18.04%) Banking
8 114 (17.43%) Business Intelligence
9 113 (17.28%) Manufacturing
10 111 (16.97%) Digital Marketing
11 109 (16.67%) DTV
11 109 (16.67%) SAP
11 109 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 101 (15.44%) Linux
13 99 (15.14%) Software Engineering
14 95 (14.53%) Windows
15 87 (13.30%) SQL
16 85 (13.00%) Oracle
16 85 (13.00%) HTML
17 81 (12.39%) C#
17 81 (12.39%) Degree
18 77 (11.77%) Digital Media
19 75 (11.47%) JavaScript
20 71 (10.86%) Project Management
20 71 (10.86%) Scrum
21 69 (10.55%) SQL Server
21 69 (10.55%) CSS
22 68 (10.40%) .NET
23 64 (9.79%) Web Services
24 63 (9.63%) Security Cleared

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 35 (5.35%) Tomcat
2 29 (4.43%) WebSphere
3 27 (4.13%) JBoss
4 22 (3.36%) Node.js
5 9 (1.38%) OpenStack
5 9 (1.38%) WebLogic
6 8 (1.22%) MS Exchange
6 8 (1.22%) Joomla!
6 8 (1.22%) Alfresco
6 8 (1.22%) MQSeries
6 8 (1.22%) Commerce Server
7 7 (1.07%) Mule
7 7 (1.07%) Drupal
8 6 (0.92%) Apache
8 6 (0.92%) Mule ESB
9 5 (0.76%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.46%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.31%) CMS
Applications
1 34 (5.20%) MS Excel
2 31 (4.74%) MS Visio
3 29 (4.43%) MS Office
4 23 (3.52%) MS Project
5 2 (0.31%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 109 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 46 (7.03%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (3.36%) SaaS
2 22 (3.36%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (1.38%) Google App Engine
3 9 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.92%) Office 365
5 6 (0.92%) IaaS
6 4 (0.61%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.61%) PaaS
7 3 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.15%) Lucidchart
8 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 57 (8.72%) TCP/IP
2 48 (7.34%) Internet
3 43 (6.57%) VoIP
4 40 (6.12%) MPLS
5 36 (5.50%) LAN
6 35 (5.35%) WAN
7 32 (4.89%) Firewall
8 22 (3.36%) VPN
9 18 (2.75%) DSL
9 18 (2.75%) Broadband
10 17 (2.60%) WLAN
11 16 (2.45%) Wireless
12 14 (2.14%) SAN
13 12 (1.83%) Unified Communications
14 11 (1.68%) SDH
15 10 (1.53%) Wireshark
16 8 (1.22%) PABX
16 8 (1.22%) DWDM
16 8 (1.22%) SMTP
16 8 (1.22%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (10.55%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.35%) MySQL
3 28 (4.28%) MongoDB
4 24 (3.67%) NoSQL
5 19 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (2.45%) Relational Database
8 15 (2.29%) Big Data
9 13 (1.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 13 (1.99%) Oracle Database
10 12 (1.83%) RDBMS
11 9 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.92%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 3 (0.46%) Hazelcast
15 3 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 2 (0.31%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 59 (9.02%) Git (software)
2 29 (4.43%) Maven
3 22 (3.36%) Jenkins
4 21 (3.21%) Subversion
5 17 (2.60%) Ant
6 15 (2.29%) JIRA
7 14 (2.14%) IntelliJ
8 13 (1.99%) JUnit
9 11 (1.68%) Visual Studio
9 11 (1.68%) Gradle
9 11 (1.68%) Artifactory
10 9 (1.38%) Selenium
11 8 (1.22%) Hudson
12 7 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (1.07%) Eclipse
13 6 (0.92%) NUnit
13 6 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
13 6 (0.92%) Apache Ivy
14 5 (0.76%) Rational DOORS
15 4 (0.61%) PHPUnit
General
1 274 (41.90%) Finance
2 125 (19.11%) Electronics
3 122 (18.65%) Marketing
4 118 (18.04%) Banking
5 113 (17.28%) Manufacturing
6 52 (7.95%) Retail
7 26 (3.98%) Aerospace
8 22 (3.36%) Advertising
9 14 (2.14%) Games
10 13 (1.99%) Law
11 9 (1.38%) Legal
11 9 (1.38%) Back Office
12 6 (0.92%) Military
12 6 (0.92%) Local Government
13 4 (0.61%) Billing
14 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 173 (26.45%) Developer
2 66 (10.09%) Software Engineer
3 61 (9.33%) Analyst
4 60 (9.17%) Project Manager
5 49 (7.49%) Senior Developer
5 49 (7.49%) Java Developer
6 48 (7.34%) Software Developer
7 45 (6.88%) Architect
8 33 (5.05%) Business Analyst
8 33 (5.05%) C# Developer
9 28 (4.28%) Junior
10 27 (4.13%) Network Engineer
11 21 (3.21%) Applications Support
11 21 (3.21%) .NET Developer
11 21 (3.21%) Senior Java Developer
12 20 (3.06%) Support Engineer
12 20 (3.06%) Senior Analyst
12 20 (3.06%) Consultant
12 20 (3.06%) Graduate
13 19 (2.91%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (13.00%) HTML
2 69 (10.55%) CSS
3 68 (10.40%) .NET
4 64 (9.79%) Web Services
5 49 (7.49%) XML
6 45 (6.88%) jQuery
7 41 (6.27%) ASP.NET
8 40 (6.12%) SOAP
8 40 (6.12%) HTML5
9 38 (5.81%) REST
9 38 (5.81%) Spring
10 33 (5.05%) Hibernate
11 32 (4.89%) J2EE
12 29 (4.43%) Middleware
12 29 (4.43%) JPA
13 24 (3.67%) JSON
14 22 (3.36%) Spring MVC
15 20 (3.06%) LAMP
16 14 (2.14%) Ajax
17 13 (1.99%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 109 (16.67%) DTV
2 77 (11.77%) Digital Media
3 37 (5.66%) Computer Science
4 21 (3.21%) User Experience
5 20 (3.06%) Data Centre
6 19 (2.91%) Mobile App
6 19 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (2.14%) Client/Server
8 13 (1.99%) Management Information System
9 12 (1.83%) Video Conferencing
9 12 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (1.53%) CCTV
11 9 (1.38%) Embedded Systems
12 8 (1.22%) Mainframe
12 8 (1.22%) RIA
12 8 (1.22%) Algorithms
13 7 (1.07%) Data Structures
14 6 (0.92%) Social Media
15 5 (0.76%) Mathematics
16 3 (0.46%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 101 (15.44%) Linux
2 95 (14.53%) Windows
3 37 (5.66%) UNIX
4 30 (4.59%) Android
5 29 (4.43%) Apple iOS
6 25 (3.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (3.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (1.99%) Windows XP
10 11 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (1.53%) CentOS
12 9 (1.38%) Windows 7
13 7 (1.07%) Fedora
14 4 (0.61%) Solaris
14 4 (0.61%) Amazon Linux
15 3 (0.46%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.31%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.31%) HPUX
16 2 (0.31%) Windows Phone
17 1 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (18.20%) Programme Management
3 114 (17.43%) Business Intelligence
4 111 (16.97%) Digital Marketing
5 99 (15.14%) Software Engineering
6 71 (10.86%) Scrum
6 71 (10.86%) Project Management
7 59 (9.02%) MVC
8 54 (8.26%) OO
9 53 (8.10%) TDD
10 45 (6.88%) SDLC
11 41 (6.27%) ITIL
12 39 (5.96%) E-Commerce
13 36 (5.50%) PRINCE2
13 36 (5.50%) UML
14 31 (4.74%) Service Delivery
15 27 (4.13%) Service Management
15 27 (4.13%) iOS Development
16 26 (3.98%) Android Development
16 26 (3.98%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 135 (20.64%) Java
2 87 (13.30%) SQL
3 81 (12.39%) C#
4 75 (11.47%) JavaScript
5 58 (8.87%) C++
6 50 (7.65%) Python
7 47 (7.19%) PHP
8 39 (5.96%) Ruby
9 30 (4.59%) C
10 22 (3.36%) Clojure
11 21 (3.21%) VB.NET
12 16 (2.45%) Bash Shell
13 15 (2.29%) Scala
14 14 (2.14%) PowerShell
14 14 (2.14%) Perl
15 12 (1.83%) VB
16 11 (1.68%) PHP5
17 7 (1.07%) Objective-C
18 5 (0.76%) Assembly Language
18 5 (0.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 81 (12.39%) Degree
2 63 (9.63%) Security Cleared
3 47 (7.19%) SC Cleared
4 31 (4.74%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (4.43%) CCNA
6 28 (4.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (3.36%) MCSE
8 21 (3.21%) ISEB
9 10 (1.53%) DV Cleared
10 9 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.92%) MCSA
12 5 (0.76%) PhD
12 5 (0.76%) MCP
12 5 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (0.76%) PMI Certification
13 4 (0.61%) CISSP
13 4 (0.61%) CCNP
14 3 (0.46%) JNCIA
14 3 (0.46%) PMP
14 3 (0.46%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.21%) SLA
2 5 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (0.76%) QA
2 5 (0.76%) DO-178B
3 3 (0.46%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.15%) HL7
4 1 (0.15%) COBIT
System Software
1 30 (4.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (3.06%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.07%) Docker
4 6 (0.92%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.76%) Xen
5 5 (0.76%) LXC
5 5 (0.76%) XenApp
6 4 (0.61%) Terminal Services
6 4 (0.61%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.31%) Postfix
7 2 (0.31%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.31%) NFS
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.15%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.15%) XenServer
8 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.15%) vSphere
8 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (3.06%) Puppet
2 16 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.38%) Backup Exec
4 4 (0.61%) Nagios
4 4 (0.61%) Ansible
4 4 (0.61%) Graphite
5 2 (0.31%) Cacti
5 2 (0.31%) Icinga
5 2 (0.31%) SmokePing
5 2 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.31%) Cobbler
5 2 (0.31%) SCCM
6 1 (0.15%) SCOM
6 1 (0.15%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.15%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 109 (16.67%) SAP
2 85 (13.00%) Oracle
3 53 (8.10%) Microsoft
4 42 (6.42%) Cisco
5 37 (5.66%) VMware
6 22 (3.36%) Citrix
7 18 (2.75%) TIBCO
8 17 (2.60%) Juniper
9 16 (2.45%) IBM
9 16 (2.45%) HP
9 16 (2.45%) hybris
9 16 (2.45%) RedPrairie
9 16 (2.45%) Demandware
9 16 (2.45%) ATG
10 15 (2.29%) Red Hat
11 12 (1.83%) Avaya
12 11 (1.68%) Apple
12 11 (1.68%) SonicWALL
13 9 (1.38%) Sybase
14 8 (1.22%) Adobe
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £41000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Great Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £55k - £65k per annum + car + bonus x 2 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45-65k plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday