The first 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 17 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 9 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 8.41% 7.38% 2.35%
As % of the General category 27.27% 26.83% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 2
Average salary £30,000 £38,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +42.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,000 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £28,150
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
General Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
33 41 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 30.84% 27.52% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 29 35 20
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,400 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,950 £38,400 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%
Telecoms
West Yorkshire

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 16 April 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 7 (46.67%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Retail
4 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) CCNA
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (26.67%) Fujitsu
4 4 (26.67%) Capacity Management
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (20.00%) LAN
5 3 (20.00%) WAN
5 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (20.00%) Juniper
6 2 (13.33%) Siemens
6 2 (13.33%) Internet
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (13.33%) BGP
6 2 (13.33%) Service Management
6 2 (13.33%) Wireless
6 2 (13.33%) Handset
6 2 (13.33%) Softphone

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.67%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
1 3 (20.00%) WAN
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) Wireless
2 2 (13.33%) Softphone
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) BGP
2 2 (13.33%) VoIP
2 2 (13.33%) RIP
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) Intranet
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
1 5 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Head of IT
2 2 (13.33%) Provisioning Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Head of Service Delivery
2 2 (13.33%) Transition Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Report Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Graduate
3 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Graduate Data Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Handset
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Celerra
3 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
2 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Capacity Management
3 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Service Management
5 2 (13.33%) Transition Management
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL V2
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Logistics
6 1 (6.67%) IT Governance
6 1 (6.67%) Time Management
6 1 (6.67%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CCNA
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) JNCIA
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) CCIE
3 2 (13.33%) CCNP
3 2 (13.33%) CCIP
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CCDA
4 1 (6.67%) CCDP
4 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Terminal Server
1 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (26.67%) Fujitsu
2 3 (20.00%) Juniper
3 2 (13.33%) Siemens
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Fortinet
3 2 (13.33%) Polycom
3 2 (13.33%) Panasonic
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) ProCurve
4 1 (6.67%) WatchGuard
4 1 (6.67%) Symantec
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) EMC
4 1 (6.67%) Avaya