The table below looks at the statistics for eTOM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited eTOM over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enhanced Telecom Operations Map (eTOM)
Rank 826 817 860
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +43
Permanent jobs citing eTOM 76 59 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.055% 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.081% 0.068% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 30 26 24
Average salary £70,000 £67,500 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,450 £40,000 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £75,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +76.47%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93849 86638 91621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.98% 81.20% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 74909 71197 77439
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

eTOM
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing eTOM within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

eTOM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

eTOM
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing eTOM within the UK.

eTOM Salary Trend in the UK

eTOM
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing eTOM over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

eTOM Salary Histogram in the UK

eTOM
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing eTOM within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
England -3 74 £70,000 +3.70%
South East +9 51 £60,000 -7.69%
Berkshire +29 40 £57,500 -8.00%
London -31 21 £70,000 +69.69%
Reading +5 20 £62,500 -
Basingstoke +4 7 - -
Hampshire -7 7 - -
City of London +10 6 £80,000 +6.66%
Buckinghamshire +6 3 £70,000 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £70,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £19,000 -
North East - 1 - -

eTOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing eTOM 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 eTOM.

1 139 (80.81%) ITIL
2 120 (69.77%) Telecoms
3 66 (38.37%) Degree
4 55 (31.98%) Billing
5 53 (30.81%) CRM
6 42 (24.42%) Business Analysis
7 40 (23.26%) Service Management
8 32 (18.60%) Change Management
9 30 (17.44%) Huawei
10 21 (12.21%) SLA
10 21 (12.21%) TOGAF
11 20 (11.63%) Service Delivery
12 19 (11.05%) Retail
12 19 (11.05%) Enterprise Software
13 18 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (9.88%) Project Management
15 16 (9.30%) SQL
15 16 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (8.72%) Java
17 13 (7.56%) PRINCE2
18 12 (6.98%) Data Modelling
18 12 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
18 12 (6.98%) Six Sigma
18 12 (6.98%) Process Management
18 12 (6.98%) Business Development
19 11 (6.40%) Marketing
19 11 (6.40%) User Acceptance Testing
19 11 (6.40%) Performance Management
19 11 (6.40%) Finance
20 10 (5.81%) Remedy

eTOM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing eTOM 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 eTOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.91%) Apache
2 2 (1.16%) CMS
2 2 (1.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.16%) MS Office
2 1 (0.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.91%) Remedy ITSM
1 5 (2.91%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.58%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.49%) Wireless
1 6 (3.49%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (1.74%) Internet
3 2 (1.16%) 3G
3 2 (1.16%) MPLS
3 2 (1.16%) OSPF
3 2 (1.16%) BGP
3 2 (1.16%) IPsec
3 2 (1.16%) Network Security
3 2 (1.16%) LTE
3 2 (1.16%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.16%) LAN
3 2 (1.16%) WAN
3 2 (1.16%) RIP
3 2 (1.16%) VoLTE
3 2 (1.16%) VPN
3 2 (1.16%) Firewall
4 1 (0.58%) SAN
4 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.58%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.58%) Pentaho
2 1 (0.58%) DB2
2 1 (0.58%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (0.58%) ERwin
General
1 120 (69.77%) Telecoms
2 55 (31.98%) Billing
3 19 (11.05%) Retail
4 11 (6.40%) Marketing
4 11 (6.40%) Finance
5 8 (4.65%) Manufacturing
5 8 (4.65%) Games
5 8 (4.65%) Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Legal
6 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 44 (25.58%) Architect
1 44 (25.58%) Analyst
2 35 (20.35%) Solutions Architect
2 35 (20.35%) BSS Architect
3 26 (15.12%) Business Analyst
4 23 (13.37%) Consultant
5 12 (6.98%) Junior
5 12 (6.98%) Senior Consultant
5 12 (6.98%) Junior Analyst
6 11 (6.40%) Change Manager
7 8 (4.65%) Data Analyst
7 8 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (4.65%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 8 (4.65%) Senior Data Analyst
7 8 (4.65%) Test Manager
7 8 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
8 7 (4.07%) Process Analyst
9 5 (2.91%) Senior Developer
9 5 (2.91%) Developer
9 5 (2.91%) Junior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.65%) .NET
2 5 (2.91%) Web Services
3 3 (1.74%) Spring
3 3 (1.74%) Java EE
3 3 (1.74%) Struts
3 3 (1.74%) OSGi
4 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.05%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.65%) Life Science
3 8 (4.65%) CMDB
4 7 (4.07%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.49%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.91%) Frameworx
7 4 (2.33%) PMI
8 3 (1.74%) NGOSS
9 2 (1.16%) SecurID
10 1 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.58%) Machine to Machine
10 1 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.58%) Freedom of Information Act
10 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.58%) W3C
10 1 (0.58%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.23%) Linux
2 2 (1.16%) UNIX
2 2 (1.16%) Windows
3 1 (0.58%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (80.81%) ITIL
2 53 (30.81%) CRM
3 42 (24.42%) Business Analysis
4 40 (23.26%) Service Management
5 32 (18.60%) Change Management
6 21 (12.21%) TOGAF
7 20 (11.63%) Service Delivery
8 18 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (9.88%) Project Management
10 13 (7.56%) PRINCE2
11 12 (6.98%) Data Modelling
11 12 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (6.98%) Six Sigma
11 12 (6.98%) Process Management
11 12 (6.98%) Business Development
12 11 (6.40%) Performance Management
12 11 (6.40%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (5.81%) Test Management
13 10 (5.81%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (5.23%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.30%) SQL
2 15 (8.72%) Java
3 4 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 66 (38.37%) Degree
2 4 (2.33%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.74%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 2 (1.16%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.16%) CCIE
4 2 (1.16%) CCSP
4 2 (1.16%) CCDP
4 2 (1.16%) CISSP
4 2 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.58%) MBA
5 1 (0.58%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.21%) SLA
2 5 (2.91%) TickIT
3 2 (1.16%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.58%) WAI
4 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 6 (3.49%) Tivoli
1 6 (3.49%) NSN NetAct
2 5 (2.91%) Netcool
3 3 (1.74%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (1.16%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.16%) OpenView
5 1 (0.58%) OVPI
5 1 (0.58%) HP NNM
5 1 (0.58%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (0.58%) TeMIP
Vendors
1 30 (17.44%) Huawei
2 10 (5.81%) Remedy
3 8 (4.65%) VMware
3 8 (4.65%) Business Objects
3 8 (4.65%) IBM
4 7 (4.07%) Ericsson
5 6 (3.49%) BMC
5 6 (3.49%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 4 (2.33%) Cognizant
6 4 (2.33%) TIBCO
6 4 (2.33%) EMC
7 3 (1.74%) Juniper
7 3 (1.74%) Cisco
7 3 (1.74%) hybris
7 3 (1.74%) Amdocs
7 3 (1.74%) Cramer
7 3 (1.74%) NetCracker
8 2 (1.16%) AlgoSec
8 2 (1.16%) Fortinet
8 2 (1.16%) Tufin