The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 25 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 5 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 4.31% 9.68% 4.84%
As % of the General category 20.83% 33.33% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 1
Average salary £21,000 £22,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -47.05%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Telecoms
West Yorkshire

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

General Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
24 36 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 20.69% 29.03% 23.39%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 21
Average salary £32,500 £28,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.04% -13.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,350 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Wakefield

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 1 June 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) MS Office
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) MCP
2 6 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 6 (75.00%) Service Management
2 6 (75.00%) MCDST
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) Internet
4 4 (50.00%) Change Management
5 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
6 2 (25.00%) LAN
6 2 (25.00%) SAN
6 2 (25.00%) BMC
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (25.00%) SCCM
6 2 (25.00%) Time Management
6 2 (25.00%) Remedy
6 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
6 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (25.00%) WAN

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Service Management
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (75.00%) MCP
1 6 (75.00%) MCDST
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Citrix
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) BMC
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Remedy
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago