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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 55 31 42
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +11
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 271 348 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.36% 6.84% 5.14%
As % of the General category 12.02% 16.32% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 218 275 218
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
2255 2133 2184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.26% 41.92% 38.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1754 1721 1845
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -11 95 £40,000 -2.43% 12
Wiltshire -16 62 £45,000 +28.57% 14
Gloucestershire -5 42 £37,500 +2.04% 8
Devon -8 25 £45,000 +87.50% 5
Dorset -27 24 £31,500 -10.00% 2
Somerset -32 16 £45,750 +30.71% 1
Cornwall - 3 £32,500 -
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 254 (37.13%) Finance
2 148 (21.64%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (17.98%) SQL
4 117 (17.11%) Java
5 114 (16.67%) C#
6 112 (16.37%) .NET
7 110 (16.08%) Banking
8 108 (15.79%) Linux
8 108 (15.79%) Degree
9 102 (14.91%) SQL Server
10 99 (14.47%) Windows
10 99 (14.47%) Digital Media
11 98 (14.33%) JavaScript
12 97 (14.18%) HTML
13 96 (14.04%) Software Engineering
14 83 (12.13%) CSS
15 82 (11.99%) Security Cleared
16 81 (11.84%) Microsoft
17 74 (10.82%) Scrum
18 70 (10.23%) ASP.NET
19 69 (10.09%) C
20 67 (9.80%) XML
21 65 (9.50%) ITIL
22 62 (9.06%) C++
23 61 (8.92%) MySQL
23 61 (8.92%) 4G
24 59 (8.63%) Project Management
25 58 (8.48%) MS Excel
25 58 (8.48%) Computer Science
26 57 (8.33%) jQuery

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 23 (3.36%) MS Exchange
2 19 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.32%) Tomcat
4 8 (1.17%) WordPress
4 8 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (0.88%) Joomla!
5 6 (0.88%) Alfresco
6 5 (0.73%) WebSphere
6 5 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (0.58%) Drupal
7 4 (0.58%) Apache
7 4 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (0.44%) IIS
9 2 (0.29%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.29%) SAS
9 2 (0.29%) Lync
9 2 (0.29%) Tornado
9 2 (0.29%) nginx
Applications
1 58 (8.48%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.22%) MS Office
3 6 (0.88%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.73%) Simulink
4 5 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.44%) FastStats
6 2 (0.29%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.29%) MS Project
7 1 (0.15%) SPSS
7 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 42 (6.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (1.61%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (1.17%) JDE OneWorld
4 4 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.29%) Magento
5 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.15%) Agresso
6 1 (0.15%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.17%) SaaS
2 6 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.44%) Office 365
5 2 (0.29%) Basecamp
5 2 (0.29%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 61 (8.92%) 4G
2 56 (8.19%) VoIP
3 43 (6.29%) Internet
4 41 (5.99%) LTE
5 35 (5.12%) Firewall
6 34 (4.97%) SS7
7 26 (3.80%) SIGTRAN
8 25 (3.65%) SMTP
8 25 (3.65%) LAN
9 24 (3.51%) 3G
10 23 (3.36%) TCP/IP
10 23 (3.36%) FTP
11 22 (3.22%) 2G
12 19 (2.78%) INAP
13 17 (2.49%) WAN
14 16 (2.34%) TCAP
15 15 (2.19%) Broadband
15 15 (2.19%) VPN
16 13 (1.90%) DNS
16 13 (1.90%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (14.91%) SQL Server
2 61 (8.92%) MySQL
3 54 (7.89%) Relational Database
4 39 (5.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (4.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (2.78%) RDBMS
7 15 (2.19%) MongoDB
8 14 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (1.46%) DB2
10 9 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (0.88%) DataStage
12 6 (0.88%) NoSQL
12 6 (0.88%) Big Data
13 5 (0.73%) Oracle BI EE
14 4 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.58%) QlikView
15 3 (0.44%) Spotfire
15 3 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 25 (3.65%) Git (software)
2 20 (2.92%) Eclipse
3 19 (2.78%) Subversion
4 17 (2.49%) Maven
5 14 (2.05%) Ant
6 13 (1.90%) Visual Studio
7 11 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (1.17%) Selenium
9 6 (0.88%) Apache Ivy
9 6 (0.88%) NetBeans
10 5 (0.73%) LabVIEW
10 5 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (0.73%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.73%) Rational Rhapsody
10 5 (0.73%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.73%) WebDriver
11 4 (0.58%) MSTest
11 4 (0.58%) Rhino Mocks
11 4 (0.58%) Moq
11 4 (0.58%) SoapUI
General
1 254 (37.13%) Finance
2 110 (16.08%) Banking
3 56 (8.19%) Electronics
4 55 (8.04%) Marketing
5 48 (7.02%) Manufacturing
6 35 (5.12%) Aerospace
6 35 (5.12%) Retail
7 22 (3.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (1.61%) Law
8 11 (1.61%) Military
9 10 (1.46%) Legal
10 9 (1.32%) Advertising
11 8 (1.17%) Automotive
12 6 (0.88%) Games
13 4 (0.58%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.44%) German Language
15 2 (0.29%) Billing
15 2 (0.29%) Back Office
16 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
16 1 (0.15%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 212 (30.99%) Developer
2 63 (9.21%) .NET Developer
3 59 (8.63%) Analyst
4 51 (7.46%) Software Engineer
5 49 (7.16%) C# Developer
6 48 (7.02%) Java Developer
7 46 (6.73%) Senior Developer
8 42 (6.14%) Software Developer
9 39 (5.70%) Project Manager
10 38 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
11 37 (5.41%) Consultant
12 35 (5.12%) Business Analyst
13 34 (4.97%) Junior
14 29 (4.24%) Architect
15 27 (3.95%) .NET Software Developer
16 23 (3.36%) Junior Developer
17 21 (3.07%) Designer
18 17 (2.49%) Technical Manager
18 17 (2.49%) Support Engineer
19 16 (2.34%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (16.37%) .NET
2 97 (14.18%) HTML
3 83 (12.13%) CSS
4 70 (10.23%) ASP.NET
5 67 (9.80%) XML
6 57 (8.33%) jQuery
7 40 (5.85%) HTML5
8 34 (4.97%) Web Services
9 29 (4.24%) Spring
10 24 (3.51%) SOAP
11 23 (3.36%) CSS3
12 21 (3.07%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 20 (2.92%) AngularJS
14 18 (2.63%) GWT
14 18 (2.63%) XSD
14 18 (2.63%) Hibernate
15 16 (2.34%) LAMP
15 16 (2.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 11 (1.61%) JSON
16 11 (1.61%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 99 (14.47%) Digital Media
2 58 (8.48%) Computer Science
3 42 (6.14%) DTV
4 33 (4.82%) Mobile App
5 27 (3.95%) Client/Server
6 19 (2.78%) Open Source
6 19 (2.78%) Social Media
7 9 (1.32%) User Experience
8 8 (1.17%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (1.02%) N-Tier
10 6 (0.88%) Management Information System
10 6 (0.88%) Device Driver
10 6 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
10 6 (0.88%) RIA
10 6 (0.88%) iPhone
11 5 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (0.73%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.73%) Human Factors
11 5 (0.73%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 108 (15.79%) Linux
2 99 (14.47%) Windows
3 36 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (4.39%) UNIX
5 25 (3.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (2.34%) Android
7 13 (1.90%) Windows 7
8 11 (1.61%) Apple iOS
8 11 (1.61%) Solaris
9 10 (1.46%) Windows XP
10 9 (1.32%) Debian
10 9 (1.32%) CentOS
11 7 (1.02%) Fedora
12 6 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.73%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.73%) Embedded Linux
14 3 (0.44%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.29%) SUSE
16 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (21.64%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (14.04%) Software Engineering
3 74 (10.82%) Scrum
4 65 (9.50%) ITIL
5 59 (8.63%) Project Management
6 57 (8.33%) Programme Management
7 54 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
8 49 (7.16%) TDD
9 43 (6.29%) Digital Marketing
10 35 (5.12%) Stakeholder Management
11 33 (4.82%) OO
12 32 (4.68%) UML
13 30 (4.39%) MVC
14 29 (4.24%) PRINCE2
14 29 (4.24%) Mentoring
15 26 (3.80%) Line Management
15 26 (3.80%) B2B
16 25 (3.65%) Business Analysis
17 22 (3.22%) Continuous Integration
18 21 (3.07%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 123 (17.98%) SQL
2 117 (17.11%) Java
3 114 (16.67%) C#
4 98 (14.33%) JavaScript
5 69 (10.09%) C
6 62 (9.06%) C++
7 49 (7.16%) Python
8 37 (5.41%) PHP
9 29 (4.24%) Perl
10 25 (3.65%) Ruby
11 24 (3.51%) Erlang
12 21 (3.07%) XPath
12 21 (3.07%) XQuery
13 8 (1.17%) T-SQL
13 8 (1.17%) PHP5
13 8 (1.17%) Lisp
13 8 (1.17%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.17%) MATLAB
13 8 (1.17%) TypeScript
14 7 (1.02%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 108 (15.79%) Degree
2 82 (11.99%) Security Cleared
3 49 (7.16%) SC Cleared
4 21 (3.07%) HND
5 19 (2.78%) ISEB
6 17 (2.49%) PhD
7 12 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (1.46%) CCNP
9 9 (1.32%) DV Cleared
10 8 (1.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.73%) CCNA
11 5 (0.73%) MCSE
11 5 (0.73%) Chartered Engineer
12 4 (0.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 4 (0.58%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.44%) CCDP
13 3 (0.44%) CISSP
13 3 (0.44%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.12%) QA
2 13 (1.90%) SLA
3 9 (1.32%) COBIT
4 4 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.15%) JTAG
5 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 36 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.88%) Terminal Services
4 5 (0.73%) VMware ESX
4 5 (0.73%) vSphere
5 4 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.58%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.58%) ProxySG
6 3 (0.44%) Xen
7 1 (0.15%) XenApp
7 1 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 21 (3.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (0.73%) Netcool
3 4 (0.58%) Puppet
4 3 (0.44%) Check_MK
4 3 (0.44%) Nagios
4 3 (0.44%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.44%) WSUS
4 3 (0.44%) SCCM
5 2 (0.29%) SCOM
6 1 (0.15%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 81 (11.84%) Microsoft
2 49 (7.16%) SAP
3 40 (5.85%) Oracle
4 27 (3.95%) VMware
5 26 (3.80%) Cisco
6 14 (2.05%) Red Hat
7 13 (1.90%) Citrix
8 12 (1.75%) Juniper
8 12 (1.75%) Zend
9 8 (1.17%) MicroStrategy
9 8 (1.17%) Remedy
10 7 (1.02%) Ericsson
10 7 (1.02%) CheckPoint
10 7 (1.02%) Adobe
10 7 (1.02%) Sun
10 7 (1.02%) Business Objects
10 7 (1.02%) F5
10 7 (1.02%) Twitter
11 6 (0.88%) Cognos
11 6 (0.88%) Informatica
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, pension, bonus etc
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hot Rec
Salary: Market Related
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + pension, death in service.
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Remote/Flexible Working + Stock Options
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Resource Management
Salary: £65150 - £68000 per annum + car & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + health, dental, pension, training
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £145 - £147 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Creative Personnel
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago