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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 66 39 17
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -22
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 13 53 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.91% 6.27% 12.59%
As % of the General category 5.86% 21.29% 34.37%
Number of salaries quoted 13 44 102
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £21,300 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £101,000 £87,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
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
222 249 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 32.55% 29.47% 36.62%
Number of salaries quoted 179 205 295
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,789 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £81,840
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 August 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Southampton

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 15 (42.86%) Degree
3 13 (37.14%) Banking
4 8 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (22.86%) Windows
4 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
5 7 (20.00%) Cisco
5 7 (20.00%) Firewall
5 7 (20.00%) Line Management
6 6 (17.14%) SDLC
6 6 (17.14%) Wireless
6 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (17.14%) ITIL
6 6 (17.14%) .NET
7 5 (14.29%) Java
7 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (14.29%) QA
8 4 (11.43%) Network Security
8 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
8 4 (11.43%) VMware
8 4 (11.43%) Retail
8 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (11.43%) C++
8 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
8 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
8 4 (11.43%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
9 3 (8.57%) Multithreading
9 3 (8.57%) Moq

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (2.86%) IIS
1 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) Firewall
2 6 (17.14%) Wireless
3 4 (11.43%) Network Security
3 4 (11.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (8.57%) IPsec
4 3 (8.57%) VLAN
4 3 (8.57%) WAN
4 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.57%) CTI
5 2 (5.71%) VPN
5 2 (5.71%) LAN
5 2 (5.71%) VoIP
5 2 (5.71%) BGP
5 2 (5.71%) EIGRP
5 2 (5.71%) SAN
6 1 (2.86%) HSRP
6 1 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (2.86%) Multicast
6 1 (2.86%) IOS XR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
1 3 (8.57%) Moq
2 2 (5.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (5.71%) Subversion
2 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 13 (37.14%) Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Retail
4 3 (8.57%) Electronics
5 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.86%) Legal
6 1 (2.86%) Billing
6 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (14.29%) Architect
1 5 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 3 (8.57%) Tester
2 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (8.57%) QA Engineer
2 3 (8.57%) Software Tester
2 3 (8.57%) C# Software Engineer
2 3 (8.57%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (8.57%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (5.71%) Hybris Developer
3 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
3 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (5.71%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Configuration Manager
3 2 (5.71%) Release Manager
3 2 (5.71%) Developer
3 2 (5.71%) Head of Testing
4 1 (2.86%) Analyst
4 1 (2.86%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) .NET
2 3 (8.57%) COM
2 3 (8.57%) SOAP
2 3 (8.57%) STL
2 3 (8.57%) XML
2 3 (8.57%) NHibernate
2 3 (8.57%) WCF
2 3 (8.57%) LINQ
2 3 (8.57%) REST
3 2 (5.71%) Spring
3 2 (5.71%) JSP
3 2 (5.71%) J2EE
4 1 (2.86%) HTML
4 1 (2.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) E-Learning
1 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (20.00%) Line Management
3 6 (17.14%) SDLC
3 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.14%) ITIL
4 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.57%) Data Security
6 3 (8.57%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Web Development
6 3 (8.57%) Multithreading
6 3 (8.57%) Time Management
6 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
6 3 (8.57%) Analytics
6 3 (8.57%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (8.57%) TOGAF
6 3 (8.57%) OOP
6 3 (8.57%) OOD
7 2 (5.71%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) Java
2 4 (11.43%) C++
3 3 (8.57%) C#
3 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.57%) PHP
4 2 (5.71%) SQL
5 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.86%) VBA
5 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (8.57%) HND
3 3 (8.57%) CCNP
4 2 (5.71%) CCNA
4 2 (5.71%) CCIE
4 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) Cisco
3 4 (11.43%) VMware
4 2 (5.71%) Juniper
4 2 (5.71%) hybris
5 1 (2.86%) F5
5 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.86%) Infoblox
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