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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 63 33 43
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +10
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 262 395 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.02% 7.00% 5.16%
As % of the General category 10.76% 16.72% 13.96%
Number of salaries quoted 217 298 175
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,536 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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 West region.

General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2436 2362 1955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.40% 41.85% 36.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1930 1963 1597
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,150 £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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -13 105 £42,500 +25.00% 15
Wiltshire -21 64 £43,500 +16.00% 36
Gloucestershire +9 58 £45,000 +12.50% 16
Devon -11 17 £45,000 +34.52% 6
Dorset -49 9 £33,750 +12.50%
Somerset -35 5 £28,250 -16.29% 2
Cornwall - 2 £24,000 -
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 305 (55.15%) Finance
2 207 (37.43%) Banking
3 122 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
4 109 (19.71%) Degree
5 95 (17.18%) SQL
6 89 (16.09%) .NET
7 87 (15.73%) C#
8 85 (15.37%) Security Cleared
9 82 (14.83%) HTML
10 81 (14.65%) Java
11 80 (14.47%) SQL Server
11 80 (14.47%) Windows
12 77 (13.92%) JavaScript
13 67 (12.12%) CSS
14 65 (11.75%) XML
14 65 (11.75%) ITIL
15 64 (11.57%) SC Cleared
16 63 (11.39%) PRINCE2
17 58 (10.49%) Scrum
17 58 (10.49%) Linux
18 56 (10.13%) Microsoft
19 54 (9.76%) Project Management
20 52 (9.40%) ASP.NET
21 49 (8.86%) MS Excel
21 49 (8.86%) People Management
22 45 (8.14%) Oracle
23 42 (7.59%) Software Engineering
24 40 (7.23%) Programme Management
25 39 (7.05%) ISEB
26 38 (6.87%) Business Intelligence

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 18 (3.25%) MS Exchange
1 18 (3.25%) Joomla!
2 16 (2.89%) Tomcat
3 13 (2.35%) SharePoint
3 13 (2.35%) Alfresco
4 8 (1.45%) WebLogic
5 7 (1.27%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.08%) IIS
6 6 (1.08%) JBoss
7 5 (0.90%) Apache
8 4 (0.72%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.54%) WordPress
10 2 (0.36%) nginx
10 2 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.18%) Lync
Applications
1 49 (8.86%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.89%) MS Visio
3 15 (2.71%) MS Office
4 14 (2.53%) MS Project
5 4 (0.72%) Simulink
6 2 (0.36%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.18%) Revit
Business Applications
1 30 (5.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.45%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.45%) SaaS
2 4 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.54%) CloudFront
3 3 (0.54%) Office 365
4 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 38 (6.87%) LTE
2 36 (6.51%) Internet
3 35 (6.33%) Firewall
4 34 (6.15%) 4G
4 34 (6.15%) VoIP
5 28 (5.06%) 3G
6 27 (4.88%) 2G
7 23 (4.16%) LAN
8 19 (3.44%) SMTP
8 19 (3.44%) FTP
9 18 (3.25%) WAN
9 18 (3.25%) TCP/IP
10 15 (2.71%) Broadband
11 13 (2.35%) Unified Communications
12 12 (2.17%) DNS
13 11 (1.99%) SAN
14 10 (1.81%) MPLS
15 9 (1.63%) VoLTE
16 8 (1.45%) Asterisk PBX
16 8 (1.45%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (14.47%) SQL Server
2 35 (6.33%) Relational Database
3 28 (5.06%) MySQL
3 28 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (4.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (3.98%) MongoDB
6 12 (2.17%) RDBMS
7 9 (1.63%) Big Data
8 8 (1.45%) DB2
8 8 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.72%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.54%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.36%) QlikView
12 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.36%) DataStage
12 2 (0.36%) HBase
12 2 (0.36%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 27 (4.88%) Maven
2 26 (4.70%) Subversion
3 18 (3.25%) Ant
4 15 (2.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (2.35%) Apache Ivy
6 11 (1.99%) Jenkins
6 11 (1.99%) Selenium
7 10 (1.81%) Visual Studio
8 9 (1.63%) Eclipse
9 8 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (1.27%) WebDriver
11 6 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (0.90%) JUnit
13 4 (0.72%) TestNG
13 4 (0.72%) Git (software)
13 4 (0.72%) NUnit
13 4 (0.72%) MSTest
13 4 (0.72%) Rhino Mocks
13 4 (0.72%) Moq
13 4 (0.72%) Cucumber
General
1 305 (55.15%) Finance
2 207 (37.43%) Banking
3 38 (6.87%) Manufacturing
4 37 (6.69%) Marketing
4 37 (6.69%) Electronics
5 33 (5.97%) Retail
6 16 (2.89%) Pharmaceutical
7 15 (2.71%) Aerospace
8 9 (1.63%) Law
9 8 (1.45%) Legal
10 6 (1.08%) Advertising
10 6 (1.08%) Games
11 5 (0.90%) Military
12 4 (0.72%) Automotive
13 3 (0.54%) German Language
13 3 (0.54%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.36%) Back Office
15 1 (0.18%) Billing
15 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.18%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 141 (25.50%) Developer
2 67 (12.12%) Analyst
3 60 (10.85%) Project Manager
4 55 (9.95%) Business Analyst
5 45 (8.14%) .NET Developer
6 38 (6.87%) C# Developer
7 37 (6.69%) Java Developer
8 27 (4.88%) Consultant
9 24 (4.34%) Software Developer
10 23 (4.16%) C# .NET Developer
11 22 (3.98%) Financial Business Analyst
11 22 (3.98%) Financial Services Business Analyst
12 21 (3.80%) Architect
12 21 (3.80%) Senior Developer
13 20 (3.62%) Coordinator
14 19 (3.44%) Project Coordinator
15 18 (3.25%) Software Engineer
15 18 (3.25%) .NET Software Developer
16 15 (2.71%) Service Manager
16 15 (2.71%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (16.09%) .NET
2 82 (14.83%) HTML
3 67 (12.12%) CSS
4 65 (11.75%) XML
5 52 (9.40%) ASP.NET
6 35 (6.33%) HTML5
7 32 (5.79%) jQuery
8 29 (5.24%) Web Services
9 27 (4.88%) Spring
10 25 (4.52%) SOAP
11 22 (3.98%) Hibernate
12 16 (2.89%) J2EE
12 16 (2.89%) ASP.NET 2.0
12 16 (2.89%) CSS3
13 15 (2.71%) JPA
14 14 (2.53%) WCF
14 14 (2.53%) JSP
15 13 (2.35%) XHTML
15 13 (2.35%) WSDL
15 13 (2.35%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.33%) Computer Science
2 30 (5.42%) DTV
3 22 (3.98%) Open Source
4 18 (3.25%) Mobile App
5 13 (2.35%) RIA
6 12 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (2.17%) Client/Server
7 10 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.27%) Social Media
9 5 (0.90%) iPhone
10 4 (0.72%) Visualisation
10 4 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (0.72%) Algorithms
10 4 (0.72%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.72%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.54%) Human Factors
11 3 (0.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 3 (0.54%) Clustering
11 3 (0.54%) NHS
11 3 (0.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 80 (14.47%) Windows
2 58 (10.49%) Linux
3 27 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (4.70%) UNIX
5 22 (3.98%) Android
5 22 (3.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (2.89%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.90%) Fedora
8 5 (0.90%) CentOS
9 4 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.72%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.54%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.54%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.36%) Solaris
11 2 (0.36%) SUSE
11 2 (0.36%) Debian
11 2 (0.36%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (11.75%) ITIL
3 63 (11.39%) PRINCE2
4 58 (10.49%) Scrum
5 54 (9.76%) Project Management
6 49 (8.86%) People Management
7 42 (7.59%) Software Engineering
8 40 (7.23%) Programme Management
9 38 (6.87%) Business Intelligence
10 37 (6.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 36 (6.51%) TDD
11 36 (6.51%) MVC
12 31 (5.61%) Digital Marketing
13 30 (5.42%) UML
14 29 (5.24%) Line Management
15 28 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
16 25 (4.52%) Business Analysis
17 20 (3.62%) Service Delivery
18 19 (3.44%) Web Development
18 19 (3.44%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 95 (17.18%) SQL
2 87 (15.73%) C#
3 81 (14.65%) Java
4 77 (13.92%) JavaScript
5 28 (5.06%) PHP
6 26 (4.70%) C++
7 21 (3.80%) C
8 16 (2.89%) XQuery
8 16 (2.89%) XPath
8 16 (2.89%) PowerShell
9 13 (2.35%) T-SQL
10 11 (1.99%) Perl
11 10 (1.81%) Python
12 8 (1.45%) VB.NET
12 8 (1.45%) Ruby
13 7 (1.27%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.08%) MATLAB
15 5 (0.90%) VBA
15 5 (0.90%) VB
15 5 (0.90%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 109 (19.71%) Degree
2 85 (15.37%) Security Cleared
3 64 (11.57%) SC Cleared
4 39 (7.05%) ISEB
5 27 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 26 (4.70%) PMI Certification
7 25 (4.52%) PMP
8 16 (2.89%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (2.35%) HND
10 12 (2.17%) PhD
11 11 (1.99%) CCNP
12 9 (1.63%) DV Cleared
13 8 (1.45%) CCNA
14 6 (1.08%) CCIE
14 6 (1.08%) ISTQB
14 6 (1.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 5 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
16 4 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 4 (0.72%) CCDP
17 3 (0.54%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.25%) QA
2 15 (2.71%) SLA
3 4 (0.72%) COBIT
4 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.36%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 27 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.45%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.54%) ProxySG
6 2 (0.36%) Xen
6 2 (0.36%) NFS
6 2 (0.36%) vSphere
7 1 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (2.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (1.08%) SCCM
2 6 (1.08%) SCOM
3 5 (0.90%) WSUS
3 5 (0.90%) Netcool
3 5 (0.90%) Nagios
3 5 (0.90%) Puppet
4 4 (0.72%) Check_MK
5 2 (0.36%) Hyperic
5 2 (0.36%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.36%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 56 (10.13%) Microsoft
2 45 (8.14%) Oracle
3 35 (6.33%) SAP
4 29 (5.24%) Cisco
5 25 (4.52%) ION Trading
6 20 (3.62%) VMware
7 15 (2.71%) Adobe
8 13 (2.35%) Business Objects
8 13 (2.35%) Juniper
9 10 (1.81%) Red Hat
10 9 (1.63%) IBM
11 7 (1.27%) Sun
11 7 (1.27%) Citrix
11 7 (1.27%) Remedy
11 7 (1.27%) F5
11 7 (1.27%) Twitter
12 6 (1.08%) Tableau
13 5 (0.90%) CheckPoint
13 5 (0.90%) Ericsson
13 5 (0.90%) HP
South West England
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Car, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + pension, holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter
People Source
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
People Source
Salary: £47000 - £50000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + overtime
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £1 per annum + excellent salary, bonus & good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, flexi-time
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £29500 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per week + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago