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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 20 71 32
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -39
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 586 223 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.22% 3.72% 7.15%
As % of the General category 26.20% 10.45% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 540 169 255
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,486 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.36% -
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
2237 2133 2258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 39.01% 35.55% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1761 1681 1829
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +28 267 £50,000 +25.00% 56
Gloucestershire +44 108 £60,000 +41.17% 23
Dorset +72 94 £42,500 +36.00% 9
Wiltshire +7 68 £45,000 - 13
Somerset +7 22 £33,000 -12.58% 18
Devon +9 12 £26,000 -13.33% 1
Cornwall +1 8 £38,500 +60.41%
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 475 (42.34%) Finance
2 353 (31.46%) Digital Media
3 306 (27.27%) Linux
4 289 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
5 281 (25.04%) Java
6 261 (23.26%) Software Engineering
7 253 (22.55%) Electronics
8 252 (22.46%) Manufacturing
9 243 (21.66%) Business Intelligence
10 239 (21.30%) Programme Management
11 236 (21.03%) SAP
12 229 (20.41%) Marketing
13 223 (19.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 223 (19.88%) Digital Marketing
14 219 (19.52%) C#
15 217 (19.34%) Banking
16 200 (17.83%) HTML
17 195 (17.38%) JavaScript
18 181 (16.13%) Degree
19 175 (15.60%) .NET
20 170 (15.15%) SQL
21 151 (13.46%) CSS
22 145 (12.92%) Python
23 142 (12.66%) SQL Server
24 140 (12.48%) Security Cleared
25 134 (11.94%) Web Services
26 131 (11.68%) Microsoft
27 129 (11.50%) Git (software)
28 128 (11.41%) Scrum
29 126 (11.23%) C++

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 56 (4.99%) Apache
2 34 (3.03%) JBoss
3 33 (2.94%) Apache Pig
4 31 (2.76%) OpenStack
5 23 (2.05%) Node.js
6 22 (1.96%) Mule
7 19 (1.69%) CMS
7 19 (1.69%) Mule ESB
7 19 (1.69%) Tomcat
7 19 (1.69%) WebLogic
8 18 (1.60%) IIS
9 17 (1.52%) SharePoint
10 15 (1.34%) Alfresco
10 15 (1.34%) Joomla!
11 13 (1.16%) Apache Solr
12 12 (1.07%) Drupal
13 8 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (0.71%) GlassFish
13 8 (0.71%) MS Exchange
13 8 (0.71%) Umbraco
Applications
1 71 (6.33%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.43%) MS Office
3 6 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.36%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.36%) SPSS
5 3 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.27%) MS Project
6 2 (0.18%) InDesign
6 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.089%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 223 (19.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.36%) INSURE/90
5 3 (0.27%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.18%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.089%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 90 (8.02%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (7.31%) SaaS
3 24 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
5 20 (1.78%) Google App Engine
6 19 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
6 19 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
7 18 (1.60%) IaaS
8 12 (1.07%) PaaS
9 8 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 95 (8.47%) TCP/IP
2 79 (7.04%) Firewall
3 52 (4.63%) Internet
4 45 (4.01%) LAN
5 42 (3.74%) WAN
6 40 (3.57%) HTTP
7 38 (3.39%) MPLS
8 35 (3.12%) OSPF
9 32 (2.85%) VoIP
10 28 (2.50%) Network Security
11 26 (2.32%) IPv4
11 26 (2.32%) SNMP
12 25 (2.23%) EIGRP
12 25 (2.23%) IPv6
12 25 (2.23%) VLAN
13 23 (2.05%) DNS
14 21 (1.87%) PBX
15 20 (1.78%) BGP
16 17 (1.52%) FTP
16 17 (1.52%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (12.66%) SQL Server
2 110 (9.80%) Big Data
3 107 (9.54%) MySQL
4 69 (6.15%) NoSQL
5 50 (4.46%) MongoDB
6 44 (3.92%) Relational Database
7 43 (3.83%) Hadoop
8 39 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 33 (2.94%) Apache Hive
10 27 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
10 27 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 22 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 15 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
13 11 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
16 7 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
16 7 (0.62%) GIS
16 7 (0.62%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 129 (11.50%) Git (software)
2 67 (5.97%) Maven
3 61 (5.44%) Visual Studio
4 53 (4.72%) Jenkins
5 52 (4.63%) Ant
6 46 (4.10%) Artifactory
6 46 (4.10%) Sonatype Nexus
7 38 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 34 (3.03%) Gradle
8 34 (3.03%) Hudson
9 30 (2.67%) JUnit
10 29 (2.58%) Selenium
11 28 (2.50%) Subversion
12 27 (2.41%) JIRA
13 19 (1.69%) IntelliJ
14 17 (1.52%) Apache Ivy
15 13 (1.16%) WebDriver
16 8 (0.71%) Cucumber
17 7 (0.62%) NetBeans
18 6 (0.53%) Eclipse
General
1 475 (42.34%) Finance
2 253 (22.55%) Electronics
3 252 (22.46%) Manufacturing
4 229 (20.41%) Marketing
5 217 (19.34%) Banking
6 96 (8.56%) Retail
7 31 (2.76%) Aerospace
8 19 (1.69%) Automotive
9 14 (1.25%) Back Office
9 14 (1.25%) Billing
10 12 (1.07%) Advertising
11 11 (0.98%) Law
12 6 (0.53%) Military
13 3 (0.27%) Games
13 3 (0.27%) German Language
13 3 (0.27%) Legal
14 1 (0.089%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.089%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 333 (29.68%) Developer
2 158 (14.08%) Software Engineer
3 119 (10.61%) Analyst
4 94 (8.38%) .NET Developer
5 87 (7.75%) C# Developer
6 86 (7.66%) Java Developer
7 82 (7.31%) Senior Developer
8 72 (6.42%) C# .NET Developer
9 69 (6.15%) Software Developer
10 53 (4.72%) Project Manager
11 47 (4.19%) Principal Engineer
12 45 (4.01%) ASP.NET Developer
12 45 (4.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 42 (3.74%) Java Engineer
14 41 (3.65%) .NET Software Developer
14 41 (3.65%) Architect
14 41 (3.65%) C# Software Developer
15 40 (3.57%) Java Software Engineer
16 39 (3.48%) Consultant
16 39 (3.48%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (17.83%) HTML
2 175 (15.60%) .NET
3 151 (13.46%) CSS
4 134 (11.94%) Web Services
5 92 (8.20%) XML
6 91 (8.11%) jQuery
7 84 (7.49%) HTML5
7 84 (7.49%) REST
8 79 (7.04%) ASP.NET
9 68 (6.06%) SOAP
10 54 (4.81%) Hibernate
11 52 (4.63%) Spring
12 45 (4.01%) JSON
13 43 (3.83%) ASP.NET MVC
14 41 (3.65%) LAMP
15 39 (3.48%) CSS3
16 38 (3.39%) Java EE
17 37 (3.30%) Spring MVC
18 35 (3.12%) JPA
19 33 (2.94%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 353 (31.46%) Digital Media
2 61 (5.44%) Computer Science
3 38 (3.39%) User Experience
4 37 (3.30%) Mobile App
5 36 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
6 33 (2.94%) Mathematics
7 31 (2.76%) Cybercrime
8 26 (2.32%) Physics
9 19 (1.69%) Data Centre
9 19 (1.69%) iPhone
10 15 (1.34%) RIA
11 14 (1.25%) Management Information System
12 10 (0.89%) Data Integration
13 9 (0.80%) IVR
14 7 (0.62%) AS400
14 7 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (0.62%) SCADA
15 6 (0.53%) Psychology
15 6 (0.53%) Social Media
15 6 (0.53%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 306 (27.27%) Linux
2 107 (9.54%) Unix
3 106 (9.45%) Windows
4 105 (9.36%) Android
5 95 (8.47%) Apple iOS
6 41 (3.65%) Windows Server
7 29 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (1.60%) Windows 7
10 9 (0.80%) Windows 8
11 8 (0.71%) CentOS
11 8 (0.71%) Windows Phone
12 7 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.36%) Amazon Linux
14 4 (0.36%) VMS
15 3 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.18%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.089%) Solaris
17 1 (0.089%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
2 261 (23.26%) Software Engineering
3 243 (21.66%) Business Intelligence
4 239 (21.30%) Programme Management
5 223 (19.88%) Digital Marketing
6 128 (11.41%) Scrum
7 117 (10.43%) E-Commerce
8 115 (10.25%) MVC
9 107 (9.54%) OO
10 102 (9.09%) TDD
11 87 (7.75%) Project Management
12 80 (7.13%) Cybersecurity
13 78 (6.95%) ITIL
14 76 (6.77%) SDLC
15 67 (5.97%) Mobile Development
16 66 (5.88%) Kanban
17 59 (5.26%) ERP
18 58 (5.17%) Mentoring
19 50 (4.46%) Continuous Integration
20 48 (4.28%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 281 (25.04%) Java
2 219 (19.52%) C#
3 195 (17.38%) JavaScript
4 170 (15.15%) SQL
5 145 (12.92%) Python
6 126 (11.23%) C++
7 116 (10.34%) PHP
8 88 (7.84%) Ruby
9 80 (7.13%) Perl
10 73 (6.51%) C
11 55 (4.90%) Clojure
12 42 (3.74%) Objective-C
13 27 (2.41%) Go
14 23 (2.05%) Scala
15 22 (1.96%) VB
16 20 (1.78%) Erlang
16 20 (1.78%) Haskell
17 19 (1.69%) XPath
18 17 (1.52%) T-SQL
19 14 (1.25%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 181 (16.13%) Degree
2 140 (12.48%) Security Cleared
3 89 (7.93%) SC Cleared
4 55 (4.90%) Cisco Certification
5 52 (4.63%) CISSP
6 51 (4.55%) CCNA
7 50 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 43 (3.83%) MCSE
9 41 (3.65%) GIAC
10 38 (3.39%) SANS
11 33 (2.94%) Linux+ Certification
11 33 (2.94%) SSCP
12 24 (2.14%) DV Cleared
13 17 (1.52%) Network+ Certification
14 9 (0.80%) CISA
14 9 (0.80%) CISM
14 9 (0.80%) ISEB
14 9 (0.80%) ISTQB
15 7 (0.62%) GCIA
15 7 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 21 (1.87%) SLA
2 16 (1.43%) QA
3 15 (1.34%) COBIT
4 5 (0.45%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.36%) GPG13
6 3 (0.27%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.18%) HMG Infosec
7 2 (0.18%) MISRA
7 2 (0.18%) MISRA C
7 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.089%) Def Stans
8 1 (0.089%) P3O
8 1 (0.089%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 64 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (3.21%) Docker
3 35 (3.12%) Active Directory
4 32 (2.85%) Xen
5 13 (1.16%) LXC
6 10 (0.89%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.53%) Firmware
8 5 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.36%) Snort
9 4 (0.36%) vSphere
10 2 (0.18%) NFS
10 2 (0.18%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.18%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.089%) iptables
11 1 (0.089%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.089%) Squid
11 1 (0.089%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 30 (2.67%) Puppet
2 25 (2.23%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (1.60%) Ansible
4 13 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (0.53%) SCCM
6 5 (0.45%) SCOM
7 4 (0.36%) ZENworks
8 2 (0.18%) QRadar
9 1 (0.089%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.089%) Nessus
Vendors
1 236 (21.03%) SAP
2 131 (11.68%) Microsoft
3 97 (8.65%) VMware
4 53 (4.72%) Oracle
5 34 (3.03%) Cisco
6 32 (2.85%) Google
7 23 (2.05%) Apple
8 19 (1.69%) Adobe
9 18 (1.60%) Juniper
10 14 (1.25%) Citrix
11 13 (1.16%) ArcSight
11 13 (1.16%) Red Hat
12 11 (0.98%) F5
12 11 (0.98%) LogRhythm
12 11 (0.98%) Splunk
12 11 (0.98%) Xamarin
13 10 (0.89%) Avaya
14 9 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
15 7 (0.62%) ESRI
15 7 (0.62%) Sitecore
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000.0000000 - £50000.0000000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
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Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + exciting benefits
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Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Volaris Exec
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £32,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus/pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum bonus, pension + core benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £270000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 13 days ago