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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 74 31 44
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +13
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 219 389 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.67% 7.30% 5.27%
As % of the General category 10.14% 17.84% 14.31%
Number of salaries quoted 162 255 214
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £55,000
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
2160 2180 2019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.21% 40.89% 36.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1676 1750 1692
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 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 3 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 -31 88 £45,000 +6.50% 26
Wiltshire -8 50 £45,000 +38.46% 28
Gloucestershire -17 45 £42,500 +6.25% 12
Devon +7 11 £38,500 +10.00% 7
Somerset -29 9 £37,000 +5.71% 10
Dorset -38 5 £37,500 +19.04% 4
Cornwall - 2 £30,000 - 1
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 284 (58.80%) Finance
2 204 (42.24%) Banking
3 112 (23.19%) Degree
4 95 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
5 89 (18.43%) Security Cleared
6 78 (16.15%) SC Cleared
7 75 (15.53%) PRINCE2
8 71 (14.70%) SQL
9 69 (14.29%) Java
10 61 (12.63%) HTML
10 61 (12.63%) People Management
11 59 (12.22%) C#
11 59 (12.22%) Windows
12 57 (11.80%) Project Management
13 56 (11.59%) ITIL
14 53 (10.97%) .NET
15 51 (10.56%) Oracle
15 51 (10.56%) SQL Server
16 50 (10.35%) Manufacturing
17 48 (9.94%) Programme Management
18 47 (9.73%) Marketing
18 47 (9.73%) JavaScript
18 47 (9.73%) Linux
18 47 (9.73%) Microsoft
18 47 (9.73%) ISEB
19 46 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
20 45 (9.32%) Electronics
21 42 (8.70%) XML
22 41 (8.49%) SAP
22 41 (8.49%) Retail

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 27 (5.59%) Tomcat
2 19 (3.93%) Joomla!
3 15 (3.11%) WebSphere
4 14 (2.90%) JBoss
4 14 (2.90%) MS Exchange
5 13 (2.69%) WebLogic
6 12 (2.48%) Alfresco
7 7 (1.45%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (1.45%) Apache
8 6 (1.24%) IIS
8 6 (1.24%) Apache Solr
9 5 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.62%) WordPress
11 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.41%) Lync
12 1 (0.21%) Node.js
12 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.21%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 34 (7.04%) MS Visio
2 28 (5.80%) MS Project
3 24 (4.97%) MS Excel
4 19 (3.93%) MS Office
5 2 (0.41%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.21%) Revit
Business Applications
1 39 (8.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.21%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.69%) SaaS
2 6 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.04%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.83%) Office 365
5 1 (0.21%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (7.45%) LAN
2 33 (6.83%) WAN
3 31 (6.42%) Firewall
4 25 (5.18%) Internet
4 25 (5.18%) TCP/IP
5 22 (4.55%) VoIP
6 19 (3.93%) MPLS
7 18 (3.73%) LTE
8 15 (3.11%) 4G
8 15 (3.11%) VPN
9 14 (2.90%) 3G
9 14 (2.90%) SAN
10 13 (2.69%) 2G
11 11 (2.28%) Network Security
11 11 (2.28%) DNS
11 11 (2.28%) DHCP
12 10 (2.07%) Unified Communications
13 9 (1.86%) SDH
13 9 (1.86%) DWDM
14 8 (1.66%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (10.56%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.93%) MongoDB
3 18 (3.73%) MySQL
4 11 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (2.07%) Big Data
6 5 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.83%) Hazelcast
7 4 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (0.83%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.62%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (0.62%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.41%) HBase
9 2 (0.41%) Pentaho
9 2 (0.41%) QlikView
9 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.41%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 30 (6.21%) Maven
2 26 (5.38%) Subversion
3 17 (3.52%) Jenkins
4 16 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (3.31%) Ant
5 13 (2.69%) Oracle Forms
6 11 (2.28%) Selenium
7 9 (1.86%) Apache Ivy
8 8 (1.66%) Git (software)
9 6 (1.24%) Visual Studio
9 6 (1.24%) JIRA
10 4 (0.83%) TestNG
10 4 (0.83%) JUnit
10 4 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (0.83%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.62%) Hudson
11 3 (0.62%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.41%) NetBeans
12 2 (0.41%) NUnit
12 2 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 284 (58.80%) Finance
2 204 (42.24%) Banking
3 50 (10.35%) Manufacturing
4 47 (9.73%) Marketing
5 45 (9.32%) Electronics
6 41 (8.49%) Retail
7 13 (2.69%) Advertising
8 8 (1.66%) Aerospace
9 6 (1.24%) Automotive
10 4 (0.83%) Legal
11 3 (0.62%) Law
11 3 (0.62%) Games
12 2 (0.41%) Back Office
12 2 (0.41%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.21%) Billing
13 1 (0.21%) German Language
Job Titles
1 80 (16.56%) Developer
2 65 (13.46%) Analyst
3 63 (13.04%) Project Manager
4 48 (9.94%) Business Analyst
5 29 (6.00%) Architect
6 25 (5.18%) Java Developer
7 24 (4.97%) C# Developer
8 22 (4.55%) Consultant
8 22 (4.55%) Financial Business Analyst
8 22 (4.55%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 21 (4.35%) Network Engineer
10 18 (3.73%) Senior Developer
10 18 (3.73%) Delivery Manager
11 17 (3.52%) Coordinator
11 17 (3.52%) Software Engineer
11 17 (3.52%) Services Delivery Manager
11 17 (3.52%) Service Manager
12 16 (3.31%) Project Coordinator
12 16 (3.31%) .NET Developer
12 16 (3.31%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (12.63%) HTML
2 53 (10.97%) .NET
3 42 (8.70%) XML
4 35 (7.25%) CSS
5 29 (6.00%) J2EE
5 29 (6.00%) Spring
6 28 (5.80%) ASP.NET
6 28 (5.80%) Web Services
6 28 (5.80%) HTML5
7 22 (4.55%) SOAP
8 21 (4.35%) JSP
9 20 (4.14%) jQuery
10 19 (3.93%) Hibernate
11 18 (3.73%) Middleware
11 18 (3.73%) JPA
12 16 (3.31%) Ajax
13 13 (2.69%) Spring MVC
13 13 (2.69%) XHTML
14 12 (2.48%) WSDL
14 12 (2.48%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.07%) DTV
2 30 (6.21%) Open Source
3 28 (5.80%) Computer Science
4 15 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (2.69%) RIA
7 10 (2.07%) CCTV
8 9 (1.86%) Embedded Systems
8 9 (1.86%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.86%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.24%) VHDL
9 6 (1.24%) Verilog
9 6 (1.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 6 (1.24%) Social Media
9 6 (1.24%) Wiki
10 5 (1.04%) Clustering
10 5 (1.04%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (1.04%) Neural Network
11 4 (0.83%) ASIC
11 4 (0.83%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 59 (12.22%) Windows
2 47 (9.73%) Linux
3 21 (4.35%) Android
4 18 (3.73%) UNIX
5 16 (3.31%) Apple iOS
6 14 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (1.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.04%) CentOS
10 5 (1.04%) Fedora
11 4 (0.83%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.83%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.62%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.41%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (15.53%) PRINCE2
3 61 (12.63%) People Management
4 57 (11.80%) Project Management
5 56 (11.59%) ITIL
6 48 (9.94%) Programme Management
7 46 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
8 39 (8.07%) Digital Marketing
9 35 (7.25%) Scrum
10 34 (7.04%) MVC
11 33 (6.83%) TDD
12 31 (6.42%) Service Delivery
13 29 (6.00%) UML
13 29 (6.00%) Software Engineering
14 25 (5.18%) OO
14 25 (5.18%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (5.18%) Line Management
15 21 (4.35%) Financial Analysis
15 21 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
16 20 (4.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (14.70%) SQL
2 69 (14.29%) Java
3 59 (12.22%) C#
4 47 (9.73%) JavaScript
5 30 (6.21%) PHP
6 20 (4.14%) C++
6 20 (4.14%) C
7 19 (3.93%) PowerShell
8 13 (2.69%) VB.NET
9 10 (2.07%) T-SQL
10 9 (1.86%) VB
11 8 (1.66%) Python
11 8 (1.66%) PHP5
12 7 (1.45%) Ruby
12 7 (1.45%) Pascal
12 7 (1.45%) VBA
12 7 (1.45%) Delphi
13 5 (1.04%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.83%) Groovy
14 4 (0.83%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 112 (23.19%) Degree
2 89 (18.43%) Security Cleared
3 78 (16.15%) SC Cleared
4 47 (9.73%) ISEB
5 31 (6.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 29 (6.00%) PMI Certification
7 28 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (5.80%) PMP
8 22 (4.55%) CCNA
9 13 (2.69%) DV Cleared
9 13 (2.69%) VCP4
10 12 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (1.86%) CCNP
12 7 (1.45%) MCSE
13 6 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (1.04%) CCIE
15 4 (0.83%) MCSA
15 4 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 3 (0.62%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 3 (0.62%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.52%) SLA
2 15 (3.11%) QA
3 7 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.83%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.41%) JTAG
5 2 (0.41%) IEC 61508
5 2 (0.41%) DO-178B
5 2 (0.41%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.21%) COBIT
6 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 26 (5.38%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.45%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.04%) XenApp
4 5 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.83%) NFS
6 2 (0.41%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (2.07%) Puppet
2 7 (1.45%) WSUS
2 7 (1.45%) SCCM
2 7 (1.45%) SCOM
3 6 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.83%) Hyperic
4 4 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (0.83%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.83%) Netcool
4 4 (0.83%) Nagios
5 1 (0.21%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.21%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.21%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.21%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 51 (10.56%) Oracle
2 47 (9.73%) Microsoft
3 41 (8.49%) SAP
4 28 (5.80%) ION Trading
5 27 (5.59%) Cisco
6 23 (4.76%) VMware
7 18 (3.73%) Business Objects
8 14 (2.90%) Adobe
8 14 (2.90%) IBM
8 14 (2.90%) Red Hat
9 12 (2.48%) Citrix
10 11 (2.28%) Juniper
11 8 (1.66%) TIBCO
12 7 (1.45%) McAfee
13 6 (1.24%) Dell
13 6 (1.24%) Tableau
14 5 (1.04%) Sybase
14 5 (1.04%) HP
15 4 (0.83%) Avaya
15 4 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum plus competitive package
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Corsham, Wiltshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
EE
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sogeti
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum plus very competitive package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EE
Salary: Competitive + benefits
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EE
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