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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 14 21 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 11 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 10.58% 5.29% 4.67%
As % of the General category 26.83% 17.91% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 0
Average salary £25,000 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
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
41 67 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 39.42% 29.52% 16.82%
Number of salaries quoted 41 42 13
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £38,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 2 September 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 11 (68.75%) Windows
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 8 (50.00%) MS Office
2 8 (50.00%) Web Services
2 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) MCP
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (50.00%) Internet
2 8 (50.00%) Service Management
2 8 (50.00%) MCDST
2 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (43.75%) Citrix
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco
4 6 (37.50%) Change Management
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) VMware
5 3 (18.75%) SAN
5 3 (18.75%) WAN
5 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
5 3 (18.75%) LAN
5 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (12.50%) PBX
6 2 (12.50%) SLA
6 2 (12.50%) Nortel

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (18.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Office
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (18.75%) LAN
2 3 (18.75%) WAN
2 3 (18.75%) SAN
3 2 (12.50%) PBX
3 2 (12.50%) Nortel Meridian
4 1 (6.25%) Structured Cabling
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (25.00%) Communications Manager
3 3 (18.75%) IT Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Field Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Telephony Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cabling Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) NHS
1 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
1 8 (50.00%) Service Management
2 6 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.25%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) MCP
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (50.00%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Citrix
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Nortel
5 1 (6.25%) Avaya
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Pension + Company Car
Posted: 6 days ago