The first 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 36 39 54
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 369 275 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.09% 5.26% 4.13%
As % of the General category 15.91% 12.57% 11.23%
Number of salaries quoted 282 218 180
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -5.88%
General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2319 2187 2040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 38.27% 41.82% 36.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1736 1786 1754
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Telecoms
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +9 142 £38,500 -3.75% 14
Wiltshire +4 82 £45,000 +33.33% 23
Gloucestershire +19 53 £42,500 +3.65% 17
Somerset -16 40 £32,500 -7.14% 9
Dorset -10 36 £35,000 - 6
Devon -5 8 £36,250 +66.28% 2
Cornwall - 3 £32,500 -
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 279 (35.63%) Finance
2 199 (25.42%) Digital Media
3 149 (19.03%) SQL
4 148 (18.90%) Java
5 139 (17.75%) Degree
6 128 (16.35%) Software Engineering
7 125 (15.96%) Banking
8 120 (15.33%) Linux
9 116 (14.81%) JavaScript
10 115 (14.69%) HTML
11 105 (13.41%) Windows
12 103 (13.15%) CSS
12 103 (13.15%) C#
13 100 (12.77%) .NET
14 97 (12.39%) SQL Server
15 83 (10.60%) C
16 82 (10.47%) Microsoft
17 78 (9.96%) Scrum
18 74 (9.45%) 4G
19 73 (9.32%) Security Cleared
19 73 (9.32%) XML
19 73 (9.32%) Project Management
20 72 (9.20%) MySQL
20 72 (9.20%) Computer Science
21 69 (8.81%) C++
22 67 (8.56%) ITIL
22 67 (8.56%) Business Intelligence
22 67 (8.56%) jQuery
23 60 (7.66%) Marketing
24 57 (7.28%) Python

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 30 (3.83%) MS Exchange
2 12 (1.53%) Drupal
3 11 (1.40%) Apache
4 10 (1.28%) SAS
4 10 (1.28%) SharePoint
4 10 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (1.02%) WordPress
6 7 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (0.77%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (0.64%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.51%) Joomla!
9 4 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (0.51%) Alfresco
10 3 (0.38%) Node.js
10 3 (0.38%) CMS
11 2 (0.26%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.26%) nginx
11 2 (0.26%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 56 (7.15%) MS Excel
2 25 (3.19%) MS Office
3 6 (0.77%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.64%) FastStats
5 3 (0.38%) Simulink
5 3 (0.38%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.38%) MS Project
6 2 (0.26%) SPSS
7 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 39 (4.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (1.28%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (1.02%) JDE OneWorld
3 8 (1.02%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.38%) Magento
5 3 (0.38%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.13%) assyst
7 1 (0.13%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.15%) SaaS
2 7 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.51%) Basecamp
5 3 (0.38%) Office 365
5 3 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 74 (9.45%) 4G
2 54 (6.90%) VoIP
2 54 (6.90%) Internet
3 46 (5.87%) Firewall
4 38 (4.85%) LTE
5 37 (4.73%) TCP/IP
6 35 (4.47%) SS7
7 32 (4.09%) LAN
8 28 (3.58%) SIGTRAN
9 23 (2.94%) SMTP
9 23 (2.94%) VPN
10 20 (2.55%) FTP
11 19 (2.43%) HTTP
11 19 (2.43%) INAP
12 18 (2.30%) Wireless
12 18 (2.30%) DNS
13 17 (2.17%) DHCP
13 17 (2.17%) WAN
13 17 (2.17%) TCAP
14 16 (2.04%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (12.39%) SQL Server
2 72 (9.20%) MySQL
3 54 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 33 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (4.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (2.17%) RDBMS
7 16 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
7 16 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
8 15 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (1.53%) NoSQL
10 9 (1.15%) DB2
11 8 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.02%) MongoDB
12 7 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (0.64%) Spotfire
13 5 (0.64%) QlikView
13 5 (0.64%) DataStage
13 5 (0.64%) Oracle BI EE
13 5 (0.64%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.51%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 36 (4.60%) Git (software)
2 33 (4.21%) Eclipse
3 27 (3.45%) Subversion
4 12 (1.53%) NetBeans
4 12 (1.53%) Visual Studio
5 10 (1.28%) Ant
5 10 (1.28%) Maven
6 9 (1.15%) LabVIEW
7 8 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (0.89%) Cucumber
9 6 (0.77%) FitNesse
9 6 (0.77%) PVCS
10 5 (0.64%) JIRA
10 5 (0.64%) Fiddler
10 5 (0.64%) SpecFlow
11 4 (0.51%) Apache Ivy
11 4 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.51%) Toad
11 4 (0.51%) JDeveloper
12 3 (0.38%) Selenium
General
1 279 (35.63%) Finance
2 125 (15.96%) Banking
3 60 (7.66%) Marketing
4 55 (7.02%) Electronics
5 51 (6.51%) Manufacturing
6 49 (6.26%) Aerospace
7 40 (5.11%) Retail
8 20 (2.55%) Pharmaceutical
9 12 (1.53%) Legal
9 12 (1.53%) Automotive
10 10 (1.28%) Advertising
11 8 (1.02%) Law
12 7 (0.89%) Military
13 6 (0.77%) Games
14 4 (0.51%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.51%) Back Office
14 4 (0.51%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.26%) Billing
16 1 (0.13%) Publishing
16 1 (0.13%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 242 (30.91%) Developer
2 83 (10.60%) Analyst
3 71 (9.07%) Software Engineer
4 61 (7.79%) Java Developer
5 57 (7.28%) Software Developer
6 51 (6.51%) .NET Developer
7 50 (6.39%) Junior
8 46 (5.87%) Project Manager
8 46 (5.87%) Consultant
9 45 (5.75%) Senior Developer
10 42 (5.36%) C# Developer
11 37 (4.73%) Business Analyst
12 36 (4.60%) C# .NET Developer
13 30 (3.83%) Architect
13 30 (3.83%) Junior Developer
14 24 (3.07%) .NET Software Developer
15 22 (2.81%) PHP Developer
15 22 (2.81%) Support Engineer
15 22 (2.81%) Designer
16 19 (2.43%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (14.69%) HTML
2 103 (13.15%) CSS
3 100 (12.77%) .NET
4 73 (9.32%) XML
5 67 (8.56%) jQuery
6 54 (6.90%) ASP.NET
7 40 (5.11%) HTML5
8 38 (4.85%) Web Services
9 31 (3.96%) Spring
10 26 (3.32%) CSS3
11 23 (2.94%) LAMP
12 22 (2.81%) SOAP
13 20 (2.55%) Hibernate
14 18 (2.30%) AngularJS
14 18 (2.30%) ASP.NET 2.0
15 16 (2.04%) XSD
16 15 (1.92%) GWT
17 14 (1.79%) JSON
17 14 (1.79%) WCF
17 14 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 199 (25.42%) Digital Media
2 72 (9.20%) Computer Science
3 41 (5.24%) DTV
4 32 (4.09%) Mobile App
5 26 (3.32%) Client/Server
6 23 (2.94%) Social Media
7 22 (2.81%) Open Source
8 13 (1.66%) CAN bus
9 10 (1.28%) Visualisation
10 9 (1.15%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.02%) Management Information System
12 7 (0.89%) Device Driver
12 7 (0.89%) N-Tier
12 7 (0.89%) Reference Data
12 7 (0.89%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (0.77%) Clustering
14 5 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
14 5 (0.64%) Smartphone
14 5 (0.64%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 120 (15.33%) Linux
2 105 (13.41%) Windows
3 38 (4.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (2.81%) UNIX
4 22 (2.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (2.30%) Windows 7
6 15 (1.92%) Android
7 10 (1.28%) CentOS
7 10 (1.28%) Solaris
8 9 (1.15%) Debian
8 9 (1.15%) Windows XP
9 8 (1.02%) Apple iOS
9 8 (1.02%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.77%) Embedded Linux
10 6 (0.77%) Fedora
11 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.51%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.38%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (16.35%) Software Engineering
2 78 (9.96%) Scrum
3 73 (9.32%) Project Management
4 67 (8.56%) ITIL
4 67 (8.56%) Business Intelligence
5 57 (7.28%) OO
6 53 (6.77%) Programme Management
7 46 (5.87%) TDD
7 46 (5.87%) Stakeholder Management
8 39 (4.98%) Digital Marketing
9 38 (4.85%) UML
10 37 (4.73%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (4.34%) PRINCE2
12 29 (3.70%) B2B
13 27 (3.45%) Business Analysis
14 25 (3.19%) Web Development
15 24 (3.07%) SOA
16 23 (2.94%) MVC
16 23 (2.94%) Unit Testing
16 23 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 149 (19.03%) SQL
2 148 (18.90%) Java
3 116 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 103 (13.15%) C#
5 83 (10.60%) C
6 69 (8.81%) C++
7 57 (7.28%) Python
8 49 (6.26%) PHP
9 27 (3.45%) Perl
9 27 (3.45%) Ruby
10 24 (3.07%) Erlang
11 18 (2.30%) XPath
11 18 (2.30%) XQuery
12 11 (1.40%) PL/SQL
13 10 (1.28%) T-SQL
14 9 (1.15%) Embedded C
14 9 (1.15%) Lisp
14 9 (1.15%) TypeScript
15 8 (1.02%) Shell Script
16 7 (0.89%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 139 (17.75%) Degree
2 73 (9.32%) Security Cleared
3 43 (5.49%) SC Cleared
4 27 (3.45%) ISEB
5 19 (2.43%) HND
6 15 (1.92%) PhD
7 14 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (1.66%) CCNP
9 10 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 9 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (1.02%) DV Cleared
12 7 (0.89%) CISSP
12 7 (0.89%) ISTQB
12 7 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (0.89%) CCNA
13 6 (0.77%) MCSE
14 4 (0.51%) CCIP
14 4 (0.51%) CCIE
14 4 (0.51%) CCSP
14 4 (0.51%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.21%) QA
2 14 (1.79%) IEC 61508
2 14 (1.79%) COBIT
3 11 (1.40%) SLA
4 7 (0.89%) TickIT
4 7 (0.89%) DO-178B
5 5 (0.64%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.38%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.26%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.13%) JTAG
System Software
1 39 (4.98%) Active Directory
2 22 (2.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.77%) Terminal Services
4 5 (0.64%) VMware ESX
4 5 (0.64%) vSphere
5 4 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.38%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.38%) ProxySG
6 3 (0.38%) Xen
7 2 (0.26%) XenApp
8 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (2.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 11 (1.40%) Nagios
3 5 (0.64%) Netcool
4 3 (0.38%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.38%) WSUS
4 3 (0.38%) Puppet
5 2 (0.26%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (0.26%) SCCM
5 2 (0.26%) Cacti
5 2 (0.26%) Munin
6 1 (0.13%) SCOM
6 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 82 (10.47%) Microsoft
2 49 (6.26%) SAP
3 47 (6.00%) Oracle
4 34 (4.34%) VMware
5 33 (4.21%) Cisco
6 22 (2.81%) Zend
7 15 (1.92%) Juniper
7 15 (1.92%) Red Hat
8 12 (1.53%) Citrix
9 10 (1.28%) MicroStrategy
10 9 (1.15%) CheckPoint
11 8 (1.02%) Remedy
11 8 (1.02%) F5
12 7 (0.89%) Business Objects
13 6 (0.77%) Cognos
13 6 (0.77%) Ericsson
13 6 (0.77%) Twitter
13 6 (0.77%) Google
14 5 (0.64%) Tableau
14 5 (0.64%) Sophos
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 50,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + Plus generous benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000-50000 / 10% bonus / Pension / Healthcare / Insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Thales
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + £70k OTE
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £51000 per annum + pension, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
LA International
Salary: £60900 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
LA International
Salary: £60900 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago