The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 17 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 24 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 10.91% 1.14% -
As % of the General category 33.33% 4.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 24 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Telecoms
West Midlands

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

General Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
72 73 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 32.73% 27.76% 33.21%
Number of salaries quoted 62 60 86
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Telecoms
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
Worcester - 13 £45,000 -
Redditch +7 3 £29,000 +5.45%
Telecoms
West Midlands

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 19 (54.29%) Finance
2 18 (51.43%) Banking
3 14 (40.00%) Degree
3 14 (40.00%) People Management
4 11 (31.43%) Windows
4 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
5 10 (28.57%) MS Office
5 10 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 8 (22.86%) Mathematics
6 8 (22.86%) ISEB
6 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (22.86%) PRINCE2
6 8 (22.86%) ADSL
6 8 (22.86%) LAN
6 8 (22.86%) WAN
7 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (17.14%) PMP
7 6 (17.14%) PMI Certification
7 6 (17.14%) ION Trading
8 4 (11.43%) Product Management
8 4 (11.43%) Wireless
9 3 (8.57%) IPsec
9 3 (8.57%) Firewall
9 3 (8.57%) X.21
9 3 (8.57%) Cisco
9 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (8.57%) Netcool
9 3 (8.57%) MPLS
9 3 (8.57%) OSPF
9 3 (8.57%) BGP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 (2.86%) IIS
1 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Office
2 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Agresso
2 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) ADSL
1 8 (22.86%) LAN
1 8 (22.86%) WAN
2 4 (11.43%) Wireless
3 3 (8.57%) IPsec
3 3 (8.57%) MPLS
3 3 (8.57%) OSPF
3 3 (8.57%) BGP
3 3 (8.57%) DSL
3 3 (8.57%) X.21
3 3 (8.57%) Firewall
3 3 (8.57%) ATM
3 3 (8.57%) ISDN
3 3 (8.57%) PPP
3 3 (8.57%) VPN
4 1 (2.86%) DNS
4 1 (2.86%) SAN
4 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.86%) DHCP
4 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.71%) Data Mining
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 19 (54.29%) Finance
2 18 (51.43%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Service Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Project Manager
4 6 (17.14%) Financial Business Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Product Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Operations Manager
6 3 (8.57%) NOC Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) DBA
7 2 (5.71%) Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) SQL DBA
8 1 (2.86%) IT Administrator
8 1 (2.86%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (2.86%) Head of IT
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.71%) Data Structures
2 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) People Management
2 8 (22.86%) PRINCE2
3 4 (11.43%) Product Management
4 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
4 3 (8.57%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.71%) Financial Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.71%) Workflow
6 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.86%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.86%) Project Management
6 1 (2.86%) MVC
6 1 (2.86%) Line Management
6 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) VBScript
2 1 (2.86%) VB
2 1 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Degree
2 8 (22.86%) ISEB
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (17.14%) PMP
3 6 (17.14%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) vSphere
1 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Netcool
2 1 (2.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) ION Trading
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco
4 1 (2.86%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) Dell
4 1 (2.86%) Symantec
4 1 (2.86%) VMware