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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 46 31 42
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 295 438 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.09% 7.47% 5.28%
As % of the General category 14.03% 18.94% 13.62%
Number of salaries quoted 248 315 197
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
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
2103 2313 2048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.26% 39.43% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1619 1741 1685
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -16 115 £45,000 +20.00% 21
Gloucestershire 0 76 £55,000 +37.50% 13
Wiltshire -23 38 £39,000 - 14
Somerset -14 28 £32,000 -8.57% 4
Devon +4 21 £24,500 -24.03% 4
Dorset -7 17 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 222 (43.27%) Finance
2 108 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (19.69%) Banking
4 88 (17.15%) Electronics
5 87 (16.96%) Marketing
6 86 (16.76%) Programme Management
7 85 (16.57%) Windows
8 81 (15.79%) Java
9 78 (15.20%) Manufacturing
10 77 (15.01%) Business Intelligence
11 76 (14.81%) Digital Marketing
12 74 (14.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 74 (14.42%) SAP
12 74 (14.42%) DTV
13 72 (14.04%) Linux
14 70 (13.65%) Oracle
15 69 (13.45%) SQL
16 67 (13.06%) C#
17 65 (12.67%) Project Management
18 61 (11.89%) Degree
19 58 (11.31%) Security Cleared
20 56 (10.92%) HTML
21 55 (10.72%) .NET
21 55 (10.72%) Microsoft
22 52 (10.14%) Scrum
22 52 (10.14%) Software Engineering
23 50 (9.75%) SC Cleared
24 46 (8.97%) JavaScript
25 45 (8.77%) SQL Server
26 44 (8.58%) Web Services

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (6.43%) Tomcat
2 27 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 24 (4.68%) JBoss
4 10 (1.95%) MS Exchange
5 8 (1.56%) Node.js
5 8 (1.56%) WebLogic
5 8 (1.56%) Joomla!
6 7 (1.36%) Commerce Server
7 6 (1.17%) Alfresco
7 6 (1.17%) Apache
7 6 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (0.97%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.58%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.39%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.39%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.39%) CMS
11 2 (0.39%) IIS
11 2 (0.39%) Drupal
12 1 (0.19%) OnBase
Applications
1 31 (6.04%) MS Excel
2 30 (5.85%) MS Visio
3 29 (5.65%) MS Office
4 22 (4.29%) MS Project
5 2 (0.39%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.19%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 74 (14.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.87%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.92%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (2.53%) SaaS
4 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.97%) Office 365
5 4 (0.78%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.39%) PaaS
7 2 (0.39%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.19%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 41 (7.99%) TCP/IP
2 38 (7.41%) VoIP
3 37 (7.21%) WAN
4 36 (7.02%) LAN
5 33 (6.43%) MPLS
5 33 (6.43%) Firewall
6 27 (5.26%) Internet
7 23 (4.48%) VPN
8 16 (3.12%) Wireless
8 16 (3.12%) SAN
9 15 (2.92%) WLAN
9 15 (2.92%) LTE
10 14 (2.73%) Broadband
11 13 (2.53%) DSL
11 13 (2.53%) Unified Communications
12 12 (2.34%) SDH
13 11 (2.14%) Wireshark
13 11 (2.14%) 3G
14 9 (1.75%) DWDM
15 8 (1.56%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (8.77%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.85%) MySQL
3 16 (3.12%) MongoDB
4 14 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (1.75%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.36%) Oracle Database
6 7 (1.36%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (1.17%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.58%) Big Data
8 3 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (0.58%) Hazelcast
9 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.39%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.39%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (5.07%) Git (software)
2 20 (3.90%) Maven
3 19 (3.70%) Subversion
4 15 (2.92%) Jenkins
5 10 (1.95%) JIRA
6 9 (1.75%) Selenium
7 8 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
7 8 (1.56%) IntelliJ
8 7 (1.36%) Eclipse
8 7 (1.36%) Ant
8 7 (1.36%) JUnit
9 6 (1.17%) NUnit
10 5 (0.97%) Rational DOORS
10 5 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.78%) Gradle
11 4 (0.78%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (0.78%) PHPUnit
12 3 (0.58%) Apache Ivy
13 2 (0.39%) Hudson
General
1 222 (43.27%) Finance
2 101 (19.69%) Banking
3 88 (17.15%) Electronics
4 87 (16.96%) Marketing
5 78 (15.20%) Manufacturing
6 44 (8.58%) Retail
7 23 (4.48%) Advertising
8 18 (3.51%) Aerospace
9 11 (2.14%) Games
10 8 (1.56%) Legal
10 8 (1.56%) Back Office
11 6 (1.17%) Law
12 4 (0.78%) Billing
12 4 (0.78%) Military
13 3 (0.58%) Local Government
14 2 (0.39%) Automotive
15 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 104 (20.27%) Developer
2 57 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 52 (10.14%) Analyst
4 34 (6.63%) Architect
5 33 (6.43%) Java Developer
6 32 (6.24%) Software Engineer
7 30 (5.85%) C# Developer
8 28 (5.46%) Business Analyst
9 27 (5.26%) Senior Developer
10 26 (5.07%) Junior
10 26 (5.07%) Network Engineer
11 20 (3.90%) Applications Support
11 20 (3.90%) Graduate
12 18 (3.51%) Support Engineer
12 18 (3.51%) .NET Developer
13 17 (3.31%) Consultant
13 17 (3.31%) Software Developer
13 17 (3.31%) C# .NET Developer
14 16 (3.12%) Service Manager
14 16 (3.12%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (10.92%) HTML
2 55 (10.72%) .NET
3 44 (8.58%) Web Services
4 37 (7.21%) CSS
5 34 (6.63%) ASP.NET
6 33 (6.43%) XML
7 31 (6.04%) Spring
7 31 (6.04%) jQuery
8 30 (5.85%) J2EE
9 29 (5.65%) SOAP
10 25 (4.87%) Middleware
10 25 (4.87%) Hibernate
11 24 (4.68%) HTML5
12 22 (4.29%) JPA
12 22 (4.29%) REST
13 16 (3.12%) JSP
13 16 (3.12%) JSON
14 14 (2.73%) Ajax
14 14 (2.73%) Spring MVC
15 12 (2.34%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 74 (14.42%) DTV
2 23 (4.48%) Computer Science
3 22 (4.29%) Open Source
4 13 (2.53%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (2.34%) CCTV
6 11 (2.14%) Client/Server
6 11 (2.14%) Video Conferencing
7 10 (1.95%) User Experience
8 9 (1.75%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
9 8 (1.56%) Mainframe
10 7 (1.36%) VHDL
10 7 (1.36%) RIA
10 7 (1.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 6 (1.17%) Social Media
11 6 (1.17%) Verilog
12 4 (0.78%) ASIC
12 4 (0.78%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 85 (16.57%) Windows
2 72 (14.04%) Linux
3 25 (4.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (4.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (4.48%) UNIX
6 17 (3.31%) Android
7 15 (2.92%) Apple iOS
8 12 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (2.34%) Windows XP
9 11 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (1.56%) Windows 7
11 7 (1.36%) Fedora
11 7 (1.36%) CentOS
12 4 (0.78%) Amazon Linux
13 3 (0.58%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.39%) HPUX
14 2 (0.39%) Solaris
15 1 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (16.76%) Programme Management
3 77 (15.01%) Business Intelligence
4 76 (14.81%) Digital Marketing
5 65 (12.67%) Project Management
6 52 (10.14%) Scrum
6 52 (10.14%) Software Engineering
7 41 (7.99%) ITIL
8 39 (7.60%) OO
8 39 (7.60%) MVC
9 36 (7.02%) TDD
10 35 (6.82%) PRINCE2
11 33 (6.43%) Service Delivery
12 31 (6.04%) E-Commerce
13 30 (5.85%) UML
14 29 (5.65%) Service Management
15 24 (4.68%) Stakeholder Management
16 21 (4.09%) Risk Management
17 19 (3.70%) Line Management
17 19 (3.70%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 81 (15.79%) Java
2 69 (13.45%) SQL
3 67 (13.06%) C#
4 46 (8.97%) JavaScript
5 41 (7.99%) C++
6 37 (7.21%) PHP
7 19 (3.70%) C
8 18 (3.51%) VB.NET
9 16 (3.12%) Bash Shell
9 16 (3.12%) Ruby
10 15 (2.92%) Python
11 13 (2.53%) VB
12 10 (1.95%) PHP5
13 8 (1.56%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.36%) Perl
15 4 (0.78%) Clojure
15 4 (0.78%) Embedded C
16 3 (0.58%) AWK
16 3 (0.58%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.58%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 61 (11.89%) Degree
2 58 (11.31%) Security Cleared
3 50 (9.75%) SC Cleared
4 31 (6.04%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (5.65%) CCNA
6 25 (4.87%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (4.09%) ISEB
8 19 (3.70%) MCSE
9 10 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (1.36%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.97%) CCNP
11 5 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.97%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.97%) MCP
11 5 (0.97%) MCSA
11 5 (0.97%) PhD
12 3 (0.58%) JNCIA
12 3 (0.58%) PMP
13 2 (0.39%) APMP
13 2 (0.39%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.68%) SLA
2 9 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.36%) DO-178B
4 5 (0.97%) QA
5 4 (0.78%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.39%) JTAG
6 2 (0.39%) IEC 61508
6 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.19%) HL7
System Software
1 23 (4.48%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.17%) XenApp
3 6 (1.17%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.78%) Terminal Services
4 4 (0.78%) NFS
5 3 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.58%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.39%) Postfix
6 2 (0.39%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.19%) XenServer
7 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (2.73%) Puppet
2 12 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.75%) Backup Exec
4 4 (0.78%) Nagios
4 4 (0.78%) WSUS
5 2 (0.39%) Cobbler
5 2 (0.39%) Hyperic
5 2 (0.39%) SmokePing
5 2 (0.39%) Graphite
5 2 (0.39%) Icinga
5 2 (0.39%) Cacti
5 2 (0.39%) SCCM
5 2 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.39%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.39%) Netcool
6 1 (0.19%) SCOM
6 1 (0.19%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.19%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 74 (14.42%) SAP
2 70 (13.65%) Oracle
3 55 (10.72%) Microsoft
4 39 (7.60%) Cisco
5 23 (4.48%) VMware
6 20 (3.90%) IBM
7 19 (3.70%) Red Hat
8 18 (3.51%) Citrix
9 16 (3.12%) Juniper
10 14 (2.73%) Demandware
10 14 (2.73%) RedPrairie
10 14 (2.73%) hybris
10 14 (2.73%) TIBCO
10 14 (2.73%) ATG
10 14 (2.73%) Avaya
11 13 (2.53%) HP
12 11 (2.14%) Business Objects
13 9 (1.75%) SonicWALL
13 9 (1.75%) Dell
13 9 (1.75%) Sybase
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £600000 per annum + Bonus , Shares, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £55k plus competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50k - £65k per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Neg with excellent benefits and training
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Cornwall
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cornwall
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £4000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £18-21,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago