Period
to 7 April 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 7 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 97 97 151
Rank change year-on-year 0 +54 -73
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 20 42 36
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.32% 1.98% 1.05%
As % of the General category 4.37% 4.71% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 25
Median annual salary £32,500 £37,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.16% -12.94% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £19,100 £20,900
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £51,250
North West median annual salary £41,250 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -2.22% +5.88%

Telecoms is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 458 891 1,752
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 30.17% 41.99% 51.26%
Number of salaries quoted 303 543 1,154
Median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -2.17% +15.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £67,000 £68,750 £67,500
North West median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +12.50%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Cheshire

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Cheshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Telecoms in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Telecoms in Cheshire

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Telecoms in Cheshire over the 6 months to 7 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Cheshire

Telecoms
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 7 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington 0 9 £55,000 - 3
Chester -24 8 £25,000 -32.43% 1
Crewe +2 1 - -
Congleton - 1 £25,000 -
Telecoms
North West

For the 6 months to 7 April 2020, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Internet
3 3 (15.00%) Logistics
3 3 (15.00%) 4G
3 3 (15.00%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (15.00%) 5G
3 3 (15.00%) Project Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Public Sector
4 2 (10.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (10.00%) IISP
4 2 (10.00%) CLAS
4 2 (10.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) Information Assurance
4 2 (10.00%) Marketing
4 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (10.00%) RMADS
4 2 (10.00%) Mitel
4 2 (10.00%) Electronics
4 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) 4G
2 3 (15.00%) 5G
2 3 (15.00%) Internet
2 3 (15.00%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (10.00%) Broadband
3 2 (10.00%) ISDN
3 2 (10.00%) PBX
3 2 (10.00%) VoIP
3 2 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) 2G
4 1 (5.00%) 3G
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) MPLS
4 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.00%) Wireless
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Electronics
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Public Sector
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
3 1 (5.00%) Billing
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Consultant
1 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Administrator
2 2 (10.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
2 2 (10.00%) Installations Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) IT Support
2 2 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Project Administrator
2 2 (10.00%) Project Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Telephony Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Data Coordinator
3 1 (5.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Field Sales Executive
3 1 (5.00%) HR Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Sales Executive
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (5.00%) Testing Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Transmission Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) CCTV
2 1 (5.00%) Fibre Optics
2 1 (5.00%) PMI
2 1 (5.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (15.00%) Logistics
2 3 (15.00%) Project Delivery
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (10.00%) Information Security
3 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) B2B
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Line Management
4 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) People Management
4 1 (5.00%) Presales
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.00%) Telesales
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (10.00%) CISM
1 2 (10.00%) CISSP
1 2 (10.00%) CLAS
1 2 (10.00%) IISP
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) CIPD
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (10.00%) RMADS
2 1 (5.00%) PMO
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Avaya
1 2 (10.00%) Mitel
1 2 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Arqiva
2 1 (5.00%) Huawei
2 1 (5.00%) McAfee
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft