The first 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 16 April 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 Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 57 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 11 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.89% 3.72% 3.77%
As % of the General category 8.94% 18.75% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 21
Average salary £31,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
General Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
123 112 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 21.10% 19.86% 26.75%
Number of salaries quoted 90 101 126
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%
Telecoms
West Midlands

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -3 9 £35,000 +9.37%
Stafford -15 1 £30,000 +20.00%
Lichfield - 1 £21,500 -
Telecoms
West Midlands

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) .NET
2 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (36.36%) MVC
2 8 (36.36%) Ajax
2 8 (36.36%) .NET Framework
2 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
2 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (36.36%) Inversion of Control
2 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 7 (31.82%) Backbone.js
3 7 (31.82%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (22.73%) Broadband
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco
4 5 (22.73%) CCNA
5 4 (18.18%) VoIP
5 4 (18.18%) PHP
5 4 (18.18%) Windows
5 4 (18.18%) Linux
5 4 (18.18%) Apache
5 4 (18.18%) MySQL
5 4 (18.18%) CentOS
5 4 (18.18%) IP Telephony
6 3 (13.64%) Firewall
6 3 (13.64%) GSM
6 3 (13.64%) ISDN
6 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 4 (18.18%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) Lync
3 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Broadband
2 4 (18.18%) VoIP
2 4 (18.18%) IP Telephony
3 3 (13.64%) Firewall
3 3 (13.64%) GSM
3 3 (13.64%) ISDN
3 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.64%) SMS
4 2 (9.09%) WAN
4 2 (9.09%) PBX
4 2 (9.09%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (9.09%) Unified Communications
4 2 (9.09%) PABX
5 1 (4.55%) Wireless
5 1 (4.55%) LAN
5 1 (4.55%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
1 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Web Developer
2 8 (36.36%) .NET Developer
2 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET Developer
2 8 (36.36%) .NET Web Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Network Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) PHP Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Network Support
5 3 (13.64%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Telecoms Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Designer
6 2 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Voice Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (4.55%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) .NET
1 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
1 8 (36.36%) Ajax
1 8 (36.36%) .NET Framework
1 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 7 (31.82%) Backbone.js
2 7 (31.82%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.55%) Statistics
2 1 (4.55%) VHDL
2 1 (4.55%) W3C
2 1 (4.55%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
1 4 (18.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) MVC
1 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
2 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.55%) Fault Management
3 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
3 1 (4.55%) Information Management
3 1 (4.55%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (4.55%) Business Development
3 1 (4.55%) Change Management
3 1 (4.55%) Data Security
3 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.55%) Information Security
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL
3 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) PHP
2 2 (9.09%) C
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (22.73%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) Avaya Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.55%) XenApp
1 1 (4.55%) XenServer
1 1 (4.55%) Xen
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) Juniper
3 2 (9.09%) SonicWALL
4 1 (4.55%) Mitel
4 1 (4.55%) Avaya
4 1 (4.55%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Dell
4 1 (4.55%) Nortel
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) Adobe