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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 53 58 41
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 12 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.18% 1.83% 5.05%
As % of the General category 7.27% 8.66% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 25
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
165 127 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 30.00% 21.17% 25.86%
Number of salaries quoted 133 116 104
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 +7 7 £35,000 -58.82% 1
Stoke-on-Trent +4 2 £22,500 -22.41%
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £72,500 -
Telecoms
West Midlands

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 10 (50.00%) ITIL
1 10 (50.00%) LAN
1 10 (50.00%) WAN
2 9 (45.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (35.00%) Juniper
3 7 (35.00%) SAN
3 7 (35.00%) VPN
3 7 (35.00%) CCNP
3 7 (35.00%) CCNA
3 7 (35.00%) Cisco
3 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (35.00%) Load Balancing
4 5 (25.00%) Matrix Management
4 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.00%) VMware
7 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (10.00%) Electronics
7 2 (10.00%) Finance
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (10.00%) VxWorks
7 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (10.00%) Intel

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) LAN
1 10 (50.00%) WAN
2 9 (45.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (35.00%) SAN
3 7 (35.00%) VPN
4 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Electronics
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Communications Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Customer Insight Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Head of IT
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Head of Technology
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (5.00%) JSON
1 1 (5.00%) Ajax
1 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (5.00%) jQuery
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Social Media
1 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (5.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (10.00%) VxWorks
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (10.00%) Document Management
6 2 (10.00%) Network Design
7 1 (5.00%) Product Management
7 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.00%) Logistics
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (5.00%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) CCNP
1 7 (35.00%) CCNA
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) CISSP
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Juniper
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Intel
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) Avaya
4 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
Stafford, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago