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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 10 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 3 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 6.12% 10.53% -
As % of the General category 15.79% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £37,500 £53,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.23% -
UK excluding London median salary £43,250 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +2.27%
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
19 32 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 38.78% 42.11% 47.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 23
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of job ads across the West Lothian region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston +5 2 £37,500 -30.23%
Telecoms
Scotland

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Lothian region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) Information Management
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (50.00%) Software Licensing
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) LIMS
2 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (25.00%) VHDL
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (25.00%) COSHH
3 1 (25.00%) Data Acquisition
3 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (25.00%) Xilinx
3 1 (25.00%) Physics

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Graduate
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VHDL Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VHDL Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) LIMS
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Physics
2 1 (25.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Acquisition
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) COSHH
1 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) EMC
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Xilinx