The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank - 17 11
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton - 3.28% 8.33%
As % of the General category - 20.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £22,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.16%
UK excluding London average salary £43,486 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.36% -
Telecoms
Somerset

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

General Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
13 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 12.26% 16.39% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 6
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £22,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £37,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Taunton

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 5 (50.00%) SCCM
2 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) PBX
3 4 (40.00%) VoIP
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) CCNA
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
3 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (40.00%) MS Office
3 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (40.00%) Office 365
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Taunton 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.

Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) PBX
1 4 (40.00%) VoIP
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) IT Support
1 5 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 4 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 4 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (30.00%) Coaching
3 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) CCNA
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle