The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 13 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 8 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 10.96% - 21.79%
As % of the General category 25.81% - 42.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 9
Average salary £53,750 - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
Telecoms
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

General Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
31 24 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 42.47% 46.15% 51.28%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 11
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Telecoms
Salary Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the West Lothian region.

Telecoms Salary Trend in West Lothian

Telecoms
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Linlithgow - 6 - -
Livingston - 2 £53,750 - 1
Telecoms
Scotland

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 (60.00%) Oracle
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
1 6 (60.00%) Juniper
1 6 (60.00%) OSPF
1 6 (60.00%) BGP
1 6 (60.00%) NetScreen
1 6 (60.00%) WAN
1 6 (60.00%) RIP
1 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (60.00%) BIG-IP
1 6 (60.00%) VLAN
1 6 (60.00%) Wireshark
1 6 (60.00%) Network Management
1 6 (60.00%) Junos
1 6 (60.00%) F5
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 6 (60.00%) NX-OS
2 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) UNIX
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) .NET

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) WAN
1 6 (60.00%) RIP
1 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (60.00%) OSPF
1 6 (60.00%) BGP
1 6 (60.00%) NetScreen
1 6 (60.00%) BIG-IP
1 6 (60.00%) VLAN
1 6 (60.00%) Wireshark
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
1 6 (60.00%) Junos
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 6 (60.00%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
1 2 (20.00%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Systems Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Major Incident Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) WinForms
1 2 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) Over-the-Top Content
2 2 (20.00%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Network Management
2 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) UML
2 2 (20.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
1 6 (60.00%) Juniper
1 6 (60.00%) F5
Livingston, West Lothian
GE Energy Management
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 12 days ago