The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 61 60 38
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -22
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 8 11 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.27% 1.77% 5.78%
As % of the General category 4.91% 8.33% 20.98%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 27
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £75,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Telecoms
West Midlands

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

General Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
163 132 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 25.79% 21.26% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 129 114 109
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Telecoms
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Stafford +1 4 £36,250 -57.35% 2
Stoke-on-Trent +11 2 £22,500 -57.54%
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £72,500 -
Telecoms
West Midlands

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (37.50%) LAN
3 6 (37.50%) WAN
4 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
4 5 (31.25%) VPN
4 5 (31.25%) SAN
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 5 (31.25%) Juniper
4 5 (31.25%) CCNP
4 5 (31.25%) CCNA
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) VMware
6 3 (18.75%) Matrix Management
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
6 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
7 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 2 (12.50%) Windows
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 2 (12.50%) Management Information System

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (37.50%) LAN
2 6 (37.50%) WAN
3 5 (31.25%) VPN
3 5 (31.25%) SAN
4 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Legal
1 1 (6.25%) Billing
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Head of IT
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Head of Technology
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Design Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) Ajax
1 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.25%) JSON
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Social Media
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
3 3 (18.75%) Matrix Management
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Network Design
5 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
5 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.25%) Product Management
5 1 (6.25%) Data Entry
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Customer Insight
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Information Governance
5 1 (6.25%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) CCNP
1 5 (31.25%) CCNA
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco
1 5 (31.25%) Juniper
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Avaya
4 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
Lichfield
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago