The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 35 32
Rank change year-on-year +9 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 4 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.63% 0.56% 2.17%
As % of the General category 10.00% 1.54% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £31,000 - £15,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,125 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.34% -4.16%  

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

General Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 40 65 75
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 26.32% 36.31% 40.76%
Number of salaries quoted 37 59 47
Median salary £38,250 £33,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -15.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester citing Telecoms as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Chester

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Chester region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) PBX
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) Avaya
1 2 (50.00%) Mitel
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Generation
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Military
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) PBX
1 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Mitel Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Mitel VoIP Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Development
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Lead Generation
1 1 (25.00%) Presales
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Avaya
1 2 (50.00%) Mitel