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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 37 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 2 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.92% 3.57% 11.94%
As % of the General category 3.92% 12.00% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 16
Average salary £21,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
51 25 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 23.50% 29.76% 32.84%
Number of salaries quoted 48 19 41
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £22,950 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 27 February 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) SCCM
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) AppSense
3 5 (55.56%) Retail
3 5 (55.56%) Fujitsu
3 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
4 4 (44.44%) MS Office
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
5 2 (22.22%) Time Management
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) MCP
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (22.22%) BMC
5 2 (22.22%) Remedy
5 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
5 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (22.22%) MCDST
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Service Management
6 1 (11.11%) XenApp
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
1 5 (55.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Service Management
1 2 (22.22%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) MCP
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCDST
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Citrix
2 5 (55.56%) AppSense
2 5 (55.56%) Fujitsu
3 2 (22.22%) BMC
3 2 (22.22%) Remedy
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
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