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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 54 32 42
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +10
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 284 404 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.63% 6.98% 5.68%
As % of the General category 12.57% 17.50% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 228 290 233
Average salary £42,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
2259 2309 2051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.80% 39.89% 37.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1656 1783 1670
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -18 111 £45,000 +32.35% 19
Gloucestershire -11 68 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Wiltshire -13 47 £32,500 -7.14% 14
Devon +5 20 £36,000 +11.62% 3
Somerset -27 17 £26,500 -27.39% 3
Dorset -27 14 £38,750 +10.71% 3
Cornwall - 2 £30,000 -
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 255 (50.60%) Finance
2 149 (29.56%) Banking
3 108 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (16.27%) Windows
5 80 (15.87%) Degree
6 74 (14.68%) Security Cleared
7 71 (14.09%) C#
7 71 (14.09%) Java
8 70 (13.89%) SQL
8 70 (13.89%) Marketing
9 69 (13.69%) Programme Management
9 69 (13.69%) Electronics
10 66 (13.10%) SC Cleared
11 64 (12.70%) Manufacturing
12 63 (12.50%) Linux
13 61 (12.10%) Business Intelligence
14 60 (11.90%) Digital Marketing
15 59 (11.71%) Oracle
16 58 (11.51%) SAP
16 58 (11.51%) DTV
16 58 (11.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 57 (11.31%) HTML
18 56 (11.11%) .NET
19 54 (10.71%) Project Management
20 52 (10.32%) Scrum
21 51 (10.12%) ITIL
22 50 (9.92%) PRINCE2
23 48 (9.52%) Microsoft
24 47 (9.33%) SQL Server
25 46 (9.13%) JavaScript

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 34 (6.75%) Tomcat
2 23 (4.56%) JBoss
2 23 (4.56%) WebSphere
3 13 (2.58%) MS Exchange
4 12 (2.38%) Joomla!
5 11 (2.18%) WebLogic
6 9 (1.79%) Apache
7 7 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (1.39%) Alfresco
8 5 (0.99%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.99%) Node.js
9 4 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.79%) IIS
10 3 (0.60%) Commerce Server
11 2 (0.40%) CMS
11 2 (0.40%) Drupal
11 2 (0.40%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.20%) Lync
12 1 (0.20%) Mule
Applications
1 28 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 27 (5.36%) MS Excel
3 20 (3.97%) MS Project
4 19 (3.77%) MS Office
5 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.20%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 58 (11.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.98%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (2.58%) SaaS
4 5 (0.99%) Office 365
4 5 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.79%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.20%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 38 (7.54%) TCP/IP
2 34 (6.75%) Firewall
2 34 (6.75%) VoIP
2 34 (6.75%) WAN
3 32 (6.35%) LAN
4 25 (4.96%) Internet
4 25 (4.96%) MPLS
5 20 (3.97%) VPN
6 16 (3.17%) LTE
7 15 (2.98%) SAN
8 13 (2.58%) Broadband
9 12 (2.38%) SDH
10 11 (2.18%) DHCP
10 11 (2.18%) 3G
10 11 (2.18%) Unified Communications
10 11 (2.18%) Wireshark
10 11 (2.18%) Wireless
11 10 (1.98%) DSL
11 10 (1.98%) DNS
11 10 (1.98%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (9.33%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.37%) MySQL
3 16 (3.17%) MongoDB
4 15 (2.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (1.59%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.79%) Big Data
9 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.60%) Hazelcast
9 3 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (0.60%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.60%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.40%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.40%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.40%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 21 (4.17%) Subversion
2 20 (3.97%) Maven
2 20 (3.97%) Git (software)
3 16 (3.17%) Jenkins
4 13 (2.58%) JIRA
5 11 (2.18%) Oracle Forms
6 10 (1.98%) Selenium
6 10 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (1.59%) IntelliJ
8 7 (1.39%) JUnit
9 6 (1.19%) Ant
10 4 (0.79%) NUnit
10 4 (0.79%) Apache Ivy
11 3 (0.60%) Rational DOORS
12 2 (0.40%) Hudson
12 2 (0.40%) Rational Rhapsody
12 2 (0.40%) Gradle
12 2 (0.40%) ClearCase
12 2 (0.40%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.40%) PHPUnit
General
1 255 (50.60%) Finance
2 149 (29.56%) Banking
3 70 (13.89%) Marketing
4 69 (13.69%) Electronics
5 64 (12.70%) Manufacturing
6 42 (8.33%) Retail
7 21 (4.17%) Advertising
8 15 (2.98%) Aerospace
9 7 (1.39%) Games
10 6 (1.19%) Back Office
11 4 (0.79%) Billing
12 3 (0.60%) Law
12 3 (0.60%) Legal
13 2 (0.40%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.40%) Local Government
13 2 (0.40%) Automotive
13 2 (0.40%) Military
Job Titles
1 94 (18.65%) Developer
2 66 (13.10%) Project Manager
3 63 (12.50%) Analyst
4 37 (7.34%) Business Analyst
5 35 (6.94%) Architect
6 31 (6.15%) C# Developer
7 27 (5.36%) Software Engineer
8 26 (5.16%) Java Developer
9 25 (4.96%) Network Engineer
10 23 (4.56%) Senior Developer
10 23 (4.56%) Junior
11 21 (4.17%) Consultant
12 20 (3.97%) Support Engineer
12 20 (3.97%) Applications Support
13 19 (3.77%) Delivery Manager
14 18 (3.57%) Service Manager
14 18 (3.57%) .NET Developer
14 18 (3.57%) Services Delivery Manager
14 18 (3.57%) Graduate
15 16 (3.17%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (11.31%) HTML
2 56 (11.11%) .NET
3 42 (8.33%) XML
4 39 (7.74%) Web Services
5 35 (6.94%) ASP.NET
6 32 (6.35%) Spring
7 31 (6.15%) CSS
7 31 (6.15%) J2EE
8 28 (5.56%) SOAP
9 25 (4.96%) Middleware
9 25 (4.96%) HTML5
10 24 (4.76%) jQuery
11 20 (3.97%) REST
11 20 (3.97%) Hibernate
12 19 (3.77%) JPA
13 15 (2.98%) JSON
13 15 (2.98%) Spring MVC
13 15 (2.98%) JSP
14 13 (2.58%) Ajax
15 12 (2.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 58 (11.51%) DTV
2 28 (5.56%) Open Source
3 24 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (2.58%) Client/Server
5 12 (2.38%) CCTV
6 11 (2.18%) Embedded Systems
6 11 (2.18%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (1.79%) User Experience
9 8 (1.59%) RIA
10 7 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (1.39%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.19%) Social Media
11 6 (1.19%) Wiki
11 6 (1.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 6 (1.19%) Clustering
11 6 (1.19%) VHDL
11 6 (1.19%) Verilog
12 4 (0.79%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 82 (16.27%) Windows
2 63 (12.50%) Linux
3 21 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (3.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (3.37%) UNIX
6 15 (2.98%) Android
7 13 (2.58%) Apple iOS
8 10 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (1.59%) Windows XP
10 7 (1.39%) Fedora
10 7 (1.39%) CentOS
11 6 (1.19%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.60%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.40%) HPUX
13 2 (0.40%) Solaris
13 2 (0.40%) Amazon Linux
14 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (13.69%) Programme Management
3 61 (12.10%) Business Intelligence
4 60 (11.90%) Digital Marketing
5 54 (10.71%) Project Management
6 52 (10.32%) Scrum
7 51 (10.12%) ITIL
8 50 (9.92%) PRINCE2
9 43 (8.53%) Software Engineering
10 38 (7.54%) OO
10 38 (7.54%) MVC
11 37 (7.34%) Service Delivery
12 36 (7.14%) TDD
13 35 (6.94%) People Management
14 31 (6.15%) Service Management
15 29 (5.75%) UML
16 27 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
17 24 (4.76%) Line Management
18 23 (4.56%) E-Commerce
19 20 (3.97%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (14.09%) C#
1 71 (14.09%) Java
2 70 (13.89%) SQL
3 46 (9.13%) JavaScript
4 34 (6.75%) PHP
5 28 (5.56%) C++
6 19 (3.77%) C
7 17 (3.37%) VB.NET
8 15 (2.98%) VB
9 14 (2.78%) Ruby
10 12 (2.38%) Python
11 11 (2.18%) PowerShell
11 11 (2.18%) Bash Shell
12 10 (1.98%) PHP5
13 6 (1.19%) Perl
14 5 (0.99%) Delphi
14 5 (0.99%) VBA
14 5 (0.99%) Pascal
14 5 (0.99%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.79%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 80 (15.87%) Degree
2 74 (14.68%) Security Cleared
3 66 (13.10%) SC Cleared
4 37 (7.34%) ISEB
5 31 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (5.36%) CCNA
7 21 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (3.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 17 (3.37%) PMI Certification
9 15 (2.98%) PMP
9 15 (2.98%) MCSE
10 13 (2.58%) DV Cleared
11 10 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (1.59%) CCNP
13 5 (0.99%) MCSA
13 5 (0.99%) PhD
13 5 (0.99%) MCP
14 4 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 3 (0.60%) JNCIA
15 3 (0.60%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.97%) SLA
2 12 (2.38%) QA
3 9 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.99%) DO-178B
5 4 (0.79%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.40%) JTAG
6 2 (0.40%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.20%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 26 (5.16%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.19%) NFS
4 5 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (0.99%) XenApp
5 4 (0.79%) Terminal Services
5 4 (0.79%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.60%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.40%) Postfix
7 2 (0.40%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (2.38%) Puppet
2 9 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.39%) WSUS
4 5 (0.99%) Nagios
5 4 (0.79%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.79%) Netcool
5 4 (0.79%) Hyperic
5 4 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (0.60%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.40%) Cacti
7 2 (0.40%) Cobbler
7 2 (0.40%) SmokePing
7 2 (0.40%) Icinga
7 2 (0.40%) Graphite
8 1 (0.20%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.20%) SCCM
8 1 (0.20%) SCOM
8 1 (0.20%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 59 (11.71%) Oracle
2 58 (11.51%) SAP
3 48 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 32 (6.35%) Cisco
5 25 (4.96%) VMware
6 20 (3.97%) Red Hat
7 18 (3.57%) IBM
8 16 (3.17%) Business Objects
8 16 (3.17%) Citrix
9 15 (2.98%) ION Trading
10 12 (2.38%) TIBCO
10 12 (2.38%) Juniper
11 11 (2.18%) HP
12 9 (1.79%) Dell
12 9 (1.79%) Sybase
13 7 (1.39%) Adobe
13 7 (1.39%) McAfee
13 7 (1.39%) ATG
13 7 (1.39%) hybris
13 7 (1.39%) RedPrairie
Bristol, Avon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30’000 to £60 000 (+very competitive package!!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Neg with excellent benefits and training
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Haybrook IT Resourcing
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + relocation assistance
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance (£4k+) + more
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
i-Systems Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £61000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £18-21,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 5 days ago