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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 56 72 63
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 19 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.94% 1.24% 1.22%
As % of the General category 8.72% 4.97% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 7
Average salary £64,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+115.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
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
218 181 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 33.75% 24.90% 23.17%
Number of salaries quoted 176 154 126
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Stoke-on-Trent +13 16 £64,500 +158.00% 1
Stafford - 2 £25,000 -
Tamworth - 1 £40,000 -
Telecoms
West Midlands

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 16 (50.00%) Marketing
1 16 (50.00%) Analytics
2 12 (37.50%) SQL
3 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (31.25%) HTML
5 9 (28.13%) Linux
5 9 (28.13%) VoIP
5 9 (28.13%) Omniture
5 9 (28.13%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (28.13%) jQuery
6 8 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 8 (25.00%) CSS
6 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (25.00%) PHP
7 7 (21.88%) MySQL
7 7 (21.88%) CRM
7 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
7 7 (21.88%) LAMP
7 7 (21.88%) Handset
7 7 (21.88%) Clustering
7 7 (21.88%) Ext JS
7 7 (21.88%) HTML5
7 7 (21.88%) Propensity Modelling
7 7 (21.88%) Channel Management
8 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
8 6 (18.75%) CSS3
8 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (18.75%) Retail
8 6 (18.75%) Project Management

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (18.75%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) VoIP
2 3 (9.38%) Ethernet
2 3 (9.38%) VPN
2 3 (9.38%) MPLS
2 3 (9.38%) BGP
2 3 (9.38%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (6.25%) PSTN
3 2 (6.25%) DNS
3 2 (6.25%) FTP
3 2 (6.25%) SMTP
3 2 (6.25%) ADSL
4 1 (3.13%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) MySQL
2 4 (12.50%) Data Mining
2 4 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (50.00%) Marketing
2 6 (18.75%) Retail
3 5 (15.63%) Finance
4 3 (9.38%) Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Developer
1 10 (31.25%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Lead Developer
2 7 (21.88%) PHP Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Marketing Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Lead PHP Developer
3 6 (18.75%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (9.38%) CRM Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.25%) Network Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Team Leader
5 2 (6.25%) PPC Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.25%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Support Team Leader
5 2 (6.25%) PPC Manager
5 2 (6.25%) PPC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) HTML
2 9 (28.13%) jQuery
3 8 (25.00%) CSS
4 7 (21.88%) LAMP
4 7 (21.88%) Ext JS
4 7 (21.88%) HTML5
5 6 (18.75%) CSS3
6 2 (6.25%) .NET
6 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.13%) Ajax
7 1 (3.13%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (21.88%) Handset
2 7 (21.88%) Clustering
3 3 (9.38%) Statistics
3 3 (9.38%) Data Extraction
3 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) UNIX
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Analytics
2 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (28.13%) Digital Marketing
4 8 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 7 (21.88%) Propensity Modelling
5 7 (21.88%) CRM
5 7 (21.88%) Channel Management
6 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
6 6 (18.75%) OOP
6 6 (18.75%) OO
6 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (18.75%) Project Management
7 3 (9.38%) Network Architecture
7 3 (9.38%) Web Development
8 2 (6.25%) SEO
8 2 (6.25%) Web Analytics
8 2 (6.25%) Pay per click
8 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.13%) Process Management
9 1 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) SQL
2 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Omniture
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) Adobe
3 4 (12.50%) Alterian
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco
4 3 (9.38%) Juniper
5 2 (6.25%) Google
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