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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 32 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 429 369 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 7.36% 6.04% 5.33%
As % of the General category 19.22% 15.85% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 391 283 223
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,750 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +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
2232 2328 2197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 38.29% 38.11% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1787 1754 1783
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 29 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 29 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 +4 205 £50,000 +25.00% 41
Gloucestershire +11 91 £55,000 +29.41% 12
Wiltshire -12 64 £44,000 -2.22% 16
Somerset +11 34 £31,500 -10.00% 5
Dorset -11 21 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Devon -11 9 £28,500 -21.37% 8
Cornwall -12 1 £38,500 +18.46%
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 291 (40.47%) Finance
2 199 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
3 164 (22.81%) Java
4 146 (20.31%) Electronics
5 142 (19.75%) Marketing
6 138 (19.19%) Programme Management
7 136 (18.92%) Manufacturing
7 136 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
7 136 (18.92%) Digital Media
8 132 (18.36%) Digital Marketing
9 130 (18.08%) SAP
9 130 (18.08%) Linux
9 130 (18.08%) DTV
9 130 (18.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 124 (17.25%) Software Engineering
11 113 (15.72%) Banking
12 104 (14.46%) HTML
13 99 (13.77%) C#
13 99 (13.77%) SQL
14 96 (13.35%) JavaScript
15 95 (13.21%) Windows
16 87 (12.10%) CSS
16 87 (12.10%) Degree
17 86 (11.96%) Oracle
18 85 (11.82%) .NET
19 82 (11.40%) Web Services
20 79 (10.99%) Git (software)
21 77 (10.71%) SQL Server
22 74 (10.29%) Scrum
23 72 (10.01%) MVC

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 31 (4.31%) Tomcat
2 28 (3.89%) Node.js
3 26 (3.62%) WebSphere
4 25 (3.48%) JBoss
5 13 (1.81%) OpenStack
6 12 (1.67%) WebLogic
7 10 (1.39%) MQSeries
8 9 (1.25%) Alfresco
8 9 (1.25%) Joomla!
9 8 (1.11%) Drupal
9 8 (1.11%) Mule
9 8 (1.11%) Commerce Server
9 8 (1.11%) Apache
10 7 (0.97%) MS Exchange
10 7 (0.97%) Mule ESB
11 3 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.42%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.28%) CMS
12 2 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.28%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 48 (6.68%) MS Excel
2 28 (3.89%) MS Office
3 20 (2.78%) MS Visio
4 15 (2.09%) MS Project
5 2 (0.28%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.14%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 130 (18.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.14%) INSURE/90
3 1 (0.14%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 56 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (3.89%) SaaS
3 21 (2.92%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (1.81%) Google App Engine
4 13 (1.81%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (1.53%) IaaS
6 10 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (0.97%) Office 365
8 6 (0.83%) PaaS
9 5 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.42%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.14%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 61 (8.48%) TCP/IP
2 59 (8.21%) Internet
3 43 (5.98%) VoIP
4 34 (4.73%) Firewall
5 32 (4.45%) MPLS
6 26 (3.62%) WAN
6 26 (3.62%) LAN
7 19 (2.64%) DSL
7 19 (2.64%) VPN
8 16 (2.23%) Broadband
8 16 (2.23%) WLAN
8 16 (2.23%) Wireless
9 13 (1.81%) SAN
10 12 (1.67%) SMTP
11 11 (1.53%) Unified Communications
12 9 (1.25%) PABX
13 8 (1.11%) FTP
13 8 (1.11%) HTTP
14 7 (0.97%) SDH
14 7 (0.97%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 38 (5.29%) MySQL
3 32 (4.45%) MongoDB
4 30 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 26 (3.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (3.20%) Relational Database
7 22 (3.06%) Big Data
8 16 (2.23%) Oracle Database
9 14 (1.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 14 (1.95%) RDBMS
10 13 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (1.11%) Hadoop
11 8 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 2 (0.28%) Data Mining
16 2 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 79 (10.99%) Git (software)
2 42 (5.84%) Maven
3 30 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 27 (3.76%) Ant
5 25 (3.48%) Subversion
6 20 (2.78%) Artifactory
7 18 (2.50%) Gradle
8 17 (2.36%) Visual Studio
9 16 (2.23%) JIRA
10 15 (2.09%) IntelliJ
11 14 (1.95%) JUnit
11 14 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (1.95%) Hudson
12 10 (1.39%) Selenium
13 9 (1.25%) Apache Ivy
14 8 (1.11%) Eclipse
15 7 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 7 (0.97%) TeamCity
16 6 (0.83%) NUnit
17 5 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 291 (40.47%) Finance
2 146 (20.31%) Electronics
3 142 (19.75%) Marketing
4 136 (18.92%) Manufacturing
5 113 (15.72%) Banking
6 58 (8.07%) Retail
7 29 (4.03%) Aerospace
8 23 (3.20%) Advertising
9 16 (2.23%) Law
9 16 (2.23%) Games
10 11 (1.53%) Back Office
11 9 (1.25%) Legal
12 7 (0.97%) Local Government
13 6 (0.83%) Military
14 4 (0.56%) Billing
15 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 217 (30.18%) Developer
2 91 (12.66%) Software Engineer
3 63 (8.76%) Software Developer
3 63 (8.76%) Project Manager
4 60 (8.34%) Senior Developer
5 57 (7.93%) Analyst
6 53 (7.37%) Java Developer
7 44 (6.12%) Architect
8 39 (5.42%) C# Developer
9 31 (4.31%) Junior
10 26 (3.62%) Network Engineer
11 25 (3.48%) Business Analyst
11 25 (3.48%) Support Engineer
11 25 (3.48%) .NET Developer
11 25 (3.48%) Senior Software Engineer
12 23 (3.20%) Senior Java Developer
13 22 (3.06%) C# .NET Developer
14 21 (2.92%) PHP Developer
14 21 (2.92%) Applications Support
15 20 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (14.46%) HTML
2 87 (12.10%) CSS
3 85 (11.82%) .NET
4 82 (11.40%) Web Services
5 57 (7.93%) jQuery
6 56 (7.79%) XML
7 53 (7.37%) ASP.NET
8 49 (6.82%) SOAP
9 47 (6.54%) REST
10 45 (6.26%) HTML5
11 36 (5.01%) Spring
12 35 (4.87%) Hibernate
13 34 (4.73%) J2EE
14 29 (4.03%) JPA
15 27 (3.76%) Middleware
16 24 (3.34%) Spring MVC
17 23 (3.20%) JSON
17 23 (3.20%) LAMP
18 16 (2.23%) WSDL
19 14 (1.95%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 136 (18.92%) Digital Media
2 130 (18.08%) DTV
3 47 (6.54%) Computer Science
4 26 (3.62%) Mobile App
5 23 (3.20%) User Experience
6 19 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (2.64%) Data Centre
7 13 (1.81%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (1.81%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.67%) Client/Server
8 12 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
9 10 (1.39%) Mathematics
10 9 (1.25%) RIA
10 9 (1.25%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.25%) Algorithms
11 8 (1.11%) Mainframe
12 7 (0.97%) iPhone
12 7 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
13 6 (0.83%) Physics
13 6 (0.83%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 130 (18.08%) Linux
2 95 (13.21%) Windows
3 52 (7.23%) UNIX
4 42 (5.84%) Android
5 39 (5.42%) Apple iOS
6 25 (3.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (1.95%) CentOS
9 14 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (1.53%) Windows XP
11 9 (1.25%) Windows 7
12 7 (0.97%) Amazon Linux
13 5 (0.70%) Solaris
13 5 (0.70%) Fedora
14 4 (0.56%) Debian
15 2 (0.28%) HPUX
15 2 (0.28%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (19.19%) Programme Management
3 136 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
4 132 (18.36%) Digital Marketing
5 124 (17.25%) Software Engineering
6 74 (10.29%) Scrum
7 72 (10.01%) MVC
8 68 (9.46%) Project Management
9 60 (8.34%) TDD
10 57 (7.93%) OO
11 56 (7.79%) SDLC
12 52 (7.23%) E-Commerce
13 38 (5.29%) ITIL
14 36 (5.01%) Android Development
15 35 (4.87%) UML
16 34 (4.73%) iOS Development
17 32 (4.45%) Service Delivery
18 29 (4.03%) BDD
19 28 (3.89%) Integration Testing
20 26 (3.62%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 164 (22.81%) Java
2 99 (13.77%) C#
2 99 (13.77%) SQL
3 96 (13.35%) JavaScript
4 68 (9.46%) C++
5 66 (9.18%) Python
6 52 (7.23%) PHP
7 51 (7.09%) Ruby
8 33 (4.59%) C
9 31 (4.31%) Clojure
10 24 (3.34%) VB.NET
11 23 (3.20%) Scala
12 19 (2.64%) Perl
13 18 (2.50%) Bash Shell
14 15 (2.09%) PowerShell
15 14 (1.95%) VB
16 9 (1.25%) Objective-C
17 8 (1.11%) PHP5
18 7 (0.97%) XPath
18 7 (0.97%) Go
Qualifications
1 87 (12.10%) Degree
2 61 (8.48%) Security Cleared
3 42 (5.84%) SC Cleared
4 28 (3.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (3.48%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (3.34%) CCNA
7 22 (3.06%) MCSE
8 15 (2.09%) ISEB
9 7 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (0.97%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.83%) CISSP
10 6 (0.83%) MCSA
11 5 (0.70%) MCP
12 4 (0.56%) PhD
13 3 (0.42%) CCNP
13 3 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.42%) MCDST
14 2 (0.28%) MCITP
14 2 (0.28%) ISTQB
14 2 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.36%) SLA
2 7 (0.97%) QA
3 5 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.70%) DO-178B
4 3 (0.42%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.28%) COBIT
6 1 (0.14%) HL7
System Software
1 40 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (2.36%) Active Directory
3 15 (2.09%) Docker
4 12 (1.67%) Xen
5 8 (1.11%) LXC
6 5 (0.70%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.56%) Terminal Services
7 4 (0.56%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.42%) XenApp
9 2 (0.28%) Postfix
9 2 (0.28%) Sendmail
9 2 (0.28%) NFS
10 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.14%) XenServer
10 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.14%) vSphere
10 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.14%) KVM
10 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 26 (3.62%) Puppet
2 21 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.25%) Backup Exec
4 7 (0.97%) Ansible
5 6 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (0.70%) Graphite
7 4 (0.56%) Nagios
8 2 (0.28%) Cobbler
8 2 (0.28%) Cacti
8 2 (0.28%) Icinga
8 2 (0.28%) SmokePing
9 1 (0.14%) WSUS
9 1 (0.14%) SCCM
9 1 (0.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 130 (18.08%) SAP
2 86 (11.96%) Oracle
3 65 (9.04%) Microsoft
4 51 (7.09%) VMware
5 41 (5.70%) Cisco
6 22 (3.06%) Citrix
6 22 (3.06%) Red Hat
7 17 (2.36%) Juniper
7 17 (2.36%) TIBCO
7 17 (2.36%) IBM
7 17 (2.36%) HP
8 16 (2.23%) ATG
8 16 (2.23%) hybris
8 16 (2.23%) RedPrairie
8 16 (2.23%) Demandware
9 14 (1.95%) Avaya
10 13 (1.81%) Google
11 12 (1.67%) Apple
12 11 (1.53%) SonicWALL
13 9 (1.25%) Adobe
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