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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 21 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 11 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 5.12% 4.50% 8.04%
As % of the General category 18.03% 26.32% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 7
Average salary £28,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
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
61 19 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 28.37% 17.12% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 40 14 28
Average salary £30,000 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 22 August 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 6 (25.00%) Network Planning
1 6 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (20.83%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Finance
3 4 (16.67%) Retail
3 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (12.50%) Firewall
4 3 (12.50%) Fujitsu
4 3 (12.50%) Marketing
4 3 (12.50%) LAN
4 3 (12.50%) WAN
5 2 (8.33%) VoIP
5 2 (8.33%) DNS
5 2 (8.33%) SLA
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) Windows
5 2 (8.33%) Juniper
5 2 (8.33%) Siemens
5 2 (8.33%) CCNA
5 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (8.33%) RIP
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (8.33%) Fortinet
5 2 (8.33%) Business Development
5 2 (8.33%) Handset

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 1 (4.17%) Lync
1 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Firewall
1 3 (12.50%) LAN
1 3 (12.50%) WAN
2 2 (8.33%) VoIP
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) RIP
2 2 (8.33%) Softphone
2 2 (8.33%) BGP
3 1 (4.17%) Wireless
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
2 3 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Head of IT
2 2 (8.33%) Auditor
2 2 (8.33%) Provisioning Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Coordinator
2 2 (8.33%) Analyst
2 2 (8.33%) Account Manager
2 2 (8.33%) Head of Service Delivery
3 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Graduate Data Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Security Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Sales Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Sales Executive
3 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (4.17%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Handset
1 2 (8.33%) CMDB
2 1 (4.17%) Celerra
2 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Replication
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Network Planning
1 6 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (20.83%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 2 (8.33%) Business Development
4 2 (8.33%) Matrix Management
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (8.33%) Time Management
4 2 (8.33%) ISMS
5 1 (4.17%) SIEM
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Analytics
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Security Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) JNCIA
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) GCIA
3 1 (4.17%) GCIH
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) CISSP
3 1 (4.17%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
1 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) vSphere
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.17%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Fujitsu
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco
2 2 (8.33%) Juniper
2 2 (8.33%) Siemens
2 2 (8.33%) Fortinet
2 2 (8.33%) Polycom
2 2 (8.33%) Panasonic
3 1 (4.17%) WatchGuard
3 1 (4.17%) ProCurve
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) AppSense
3 1 (4.17%) Avaya
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) EMC
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix
3 1 (4.17%) Symantec
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft