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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 70 59 36
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -23
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 6 7 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.97% 1.28% 5.30%
As % of the General category 3.47% 3.70% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 31
Average salary £31,750 £45,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.21% +7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,375 £41,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
173 189 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 27.95% 34.68% 28.73%
Number of salaries quoted 142 167 155
Average salary £37,500 £35,232 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.43% +0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,900 £46,983
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -7 5 £32,250 -29.12% 3
South Shields - 1 £31,250 -
Telecoms
North East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) CCNA
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 3 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) MCSE
3 3 (25.00%) C
3 3 (25.00%) ERP
3 3 (25.00%) Agresso
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Validation
3 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (16.67%) Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) J2EE

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (16.67%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Agresso
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DECT
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) MPLS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (8.33%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (8.33%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Back Office
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Analyst
1 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
1 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
1 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
1 2 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (16.67%) Java Consultant
1 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Deskside Support
2 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Front-End Web Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Support Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Tester
2 1 (8.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) J2EE
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) SOAP
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
1 2 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
2 1 (8.33%) Sass
2 1 (8.33%) LESS
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) DTV
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
1 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
1 1 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 3 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 3 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (25.00%) Validation
2 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCNA
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) MCSE
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) OpenView
2 1 (8.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) HP
1 2 (16.67%) Informatica
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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