The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 59 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +5
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 33 48 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.43% 5.22% 6.05%
As % of the General category 12.55% 14.95% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 25 43 46
Average salary £62,500 £53,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.92% +34.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £91,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Telecoms
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

General Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
263 321 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 27.34% 34.89% 25.67%
Number of salaries quoted 184 257 172
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Southampton region.

Telecoms Salary Trend in Southampton

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Southampton

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 29 (70.73%) Finance
2 17 (41.46%) Banking
3 16 (39.02%) Degree
4 11 (26.83%) PRINCE2
5 10 (24.39%) Windows
6 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
7 8 (19.51%) Firewall
8 7 (17.07%) .NET
8 7 (17.07%) Cisco
8 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (14.63%) Java
9 6 (14.63%) SQL
9 6 (14.63%) Project Management
9 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
10 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
10 5 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (12.20%) PMI Certification
10 5 (12.20%) Electronics
10 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
10 5 (12.20%) VMware
10 5 (12.20%) Zachman Framework
10 5 (12.20%) TOGAF
10 5 (12.20%) Time Management
10 5 (12.20%) Windows 7
10 5 (12.20%) Software Delivery
11 4 (9.76%) Windows XP
11 4 (9.76%) CCNP
11 4 (9.76%) CCNA
11 4 (9.76%) A+ Certification

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (2.44%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.44%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) Firewall
2 4 (9.76%) Wireless
2 4 (9.76%) VLAN
2 4 (9.76%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (9.76%) SAN
3 3 (7.32%) VoIP
4 1 (2.44%) WAN
4 1 (2.44%) RIP
4 1 (2.44%) VPN
4 1 (2.44%) CTI
4 1 (2.44%) MPLS
4 1 (2.44%) OSPF
4 1 (2.44%) BGP
4 1 (2.44%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.44%) VRRP
4 1 (2.44%) Multicast
4 1 (2.44%) Network Security
4 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.44%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 29 (70.73%) Finance
2 17 (41.46%) Banking
3 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
3 5 (12.20%) Electronics
4 3 (7.32%) Retail
5 2 (4.88%) Marketing
5 2 (4.88%) Legal
6 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Project Manager
2 6 (14.63%) Architect
3 5 (12.20%) Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (9.76%) Service Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Project Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Programme Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Programme Administrator
7 1 (2.44%) PMO Lead
7 1 (2.44%) Remedy Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Telecoms Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) WCF
3 1 (2.44%) LINQ
3 1 (2.44%) HTML5
3 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.44%) Apache Camel
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) MFC
3 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.44%) COM+
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) XML
3 1 (2.44%) Middleware
3 1 (2.44%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.76%) Smart Meter
2 4 (9.76%) E-Learning
3 3 (7.32%) PMI
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) VHDL
4 1 (2.44%) Verilog
4 1 (2.44%) IVR
4 1 (2.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Windows 7
3 4 (9.76%) Windows XP
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Vista
4 3 (7.32%) Linux
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) PRINCE2
2 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (14.63%) Project Management
4 5 (12.20%) Zachman Framework
4 5 (12.20%) TOGAF
4 5 (12.20%) Time Management
4 5 (12.20%) Software Delivery
5 4 (9.76%) Analytics
5 4 (9.76%) Programme Management
5 4 (9.76%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.32%) ERP
7 1 (2.44%) ITIL
7 1 (2.44%) OO
7 1 (2.44%) Workflow
7 1 (2.44%) Migration
7 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.44%) Change Management
7 1 (2.44%) Web Development
7 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) SQL
1 6 (14.63%) Java
2 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.44%) Ada
2 1 (2.44%) Embedded C
2 1 (2.44%) Assembly Language
2 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.44%) C
2 1 (2.44%) C#
2 1 (2.44%) C++
2 1 (2.44%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 16 (39.02%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) PMI Certification
2 5 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.76%) A+ Certification
3 4 (9.76%) CCNP
3 4 (9.76%) CCNA
3 4 (9.76%) MCDST
3 4 (9.76%) MCITP
4 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.88%) PMP
6 1 (2.44%) MCSA
6 1 (2.44%) CCIE
6 1 (2.44%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.07%) Cisco
3 5 (12.20%) VMware
4 1 (2.44%) Avaya
4 1 (2.44%) Juniper
4 1 (2.44%) Genesys
4 1 (2.44%) BMC
4 1 (2.44%) Remedy
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