The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 59 50 45
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 6 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.19% 0.56% 3.78%
As % of the General category 3.73% 2.41% 15.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 18
Average salary £37,500 £28,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -25.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,500 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £28,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Telecoms
North East

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

General Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
161 83 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 31.88% 23.12% 24.10%
Number of salaries quoted 131 66 109
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,880 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,884 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Telecoms
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Tyne and Wear 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
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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
Newcastle upon Tyne -5 6 £37,500 -
Telecoms
North East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Unified Communications
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) CRM
3 4 (21.05%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 4 (21.05%) Sun
4 3 (15.79%) Electronics
4 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
4 3 (15.79%) VoIP
4 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.79%) DTV
4 3 (15.79%) SAP
4 3 (15.79%) C#
4 3 (15.79%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) J2EE
4 3 (15.79%) Web Services
4 3 (15.79%) Linux
4 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (15.79%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (15.79%) Marketing
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Mitel
5 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (10.53%) AquaLogic
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
5 2 (10.53%) HTML5

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (10.53%) AquaLogic
1 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Unified Communications
2 3 (15.79%) VoIP
3 2 (10.53%) DECT
4 1 (5.26%) Wireless
4 1 (5.26%) WAN
4 1 (5.26%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.26%) Ant
1 1 (5.26%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Electronics
2 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.79%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Sales Executive
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Java Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Deskside Support
3 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
1 3 (15.79%) J2EE
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 2 (10.53%) HTML5
2 2 (10.53%) SOAP
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) Middleware
3 1 (5.26%) JSP
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) XSLT
3 1 (5.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) DTV
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.26%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (10.53%) UNIX
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) CRM
2 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
2 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (10.53%) Scrum
3 2 (10.53%) SOA
3 2 (10.53%) RUP
4 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) UML
4 1 (5.26%) OOP
4 1 (5.26%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) CCNA
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) OpenView
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
1 4 (21.05%) Sun
2 3 (15.79%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) Mitel
3 2 (10.53%) Informatica
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Fujitsu