The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 8 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 10.00% - 2.63%
As % of the General category 20.00% - 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £80,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
Telecoms
South East

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

General Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
10 13 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 50.00% 30.95% 71.05%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 23
Average salary £72,500 £50,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% -25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,950 £45,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

Telecoms
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

Telecoms
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) F5