The first 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 60 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +5
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 5 34 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.91% 5.32% 3.38%
As % of the General category 2.66% 18.78% 14.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 32 17
Average salary £45,500 £41,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.30% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
General Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
188 181 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 34.31% 28.33% 23.87%
Number of salaries quoted 165 157 111
Average salary £35,232 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,050 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,885 £56,000 £48,125
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%
Telecoms
North East

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
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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -26 5 £45,500 +13.75% 4
Telecoms
North East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Back Office
3 1 (12.50%) Electronics
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (12.50%) WinRunner
3 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) DTV
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Sun
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) OpenView
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) WinRunner
1 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Back Office
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Business Development Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Development Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) DTV
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
2 1 (12.50%) V-Model
2 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) OpenView
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Sun
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