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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 35 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 8 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.28% 4.42% 0.93%
As % of the General category 13.11% 12.20% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £17,500 £64,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-72.65% +212.19%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
61 41 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 25.00% 36.28% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 36 35 21
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £20,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Retail
2 8 (40.00%) Fujitsu
2 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (35.00%) SCCM
3 7 (35.00%) AppSense
3 7 (35.00%) DNS
3 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (35.00%) Citrix
4 6 (30.00%) Network Planning
4 6 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (15.00%) MS Office
6 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (10.00%) LAN
6 2 (10.00%) WAN
6 2 (10.00%) Business Development
6 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.00%) SIEM
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Time Management
7 1 (5.00%) ISMS
7 1 (5.00%) CMDB
7 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.00%) Matrix Management
7 1 (5.00%) Security Testing
7 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (5.00%) Document Management

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
1 8 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (15.00%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Account Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (5.00%) Auditor
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Network Planning
1 6 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (10.00%) Business Development
3 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (5.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Time Management
3 1 (5.00%) ISMS
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) CRM
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) Document Management
3 1 (5.00%) SIEM
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) CISSP
3 1 (5.00%) SSCP
3 1 (5.00%) GCIA
3 1 (5.00%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Fujitsu
2 7 (35.00%) Citrix
2 7 (35.00%) AppSense