Period
to 19 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 37 34
Rank change year-on-year -6 -3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 18 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 4.60% 6.29% 3.04%
As % of the General category 13.33% 14.01% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 8
County Antrim median annual salary £33,750 £57,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.79% +26.67% -
10th Percentile £31,625 £32,500 £36,550
90th Percentile £34,875 £70,250 £50,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £30,500 £57,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -46.49% +26.67% -

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 County Antrim with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
County Antrim
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 135 157 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 34.53% 44.86% 30.04%
Number of salaries quoted 69 68 65
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £20,500 £24,775 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,000 £59,500 £68,250
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in County Antrim

Telecoms
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in County Antrim

Telecoms
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 19 September 2018. 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
Belfast -8 18 £33,750 -40.79%
Telecoms
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 17 (94.44%) Degree
2 16 (88.89%) Computer Science
2 16 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (88.89%) Time Management
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) Continuous Delivery
2 16 (88.89%) Software Delivery
2 16 (88.89%) Blockchain
2 16 (88.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 12 (66.67%) Coaching
3 12 (66.67%) TDD
4 8 (44.44%) OO
4 8 (44.44%) Microservices
4 8 (44.44%) BDD
4 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 8 (44.44%) Exploratory Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 4 (22.22%) etcd
5 4 (22.22%) Ruby
5 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 4 (22.22%) DevOps
5 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
5 4 (22.22%) CoreOS
5 4 (22.22%) Kubernetes
5 4 (22.22%) Python
5 4 (22.22%) N-Tier
5 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 4 (22.22%) RDBMS

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) MPLS
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) Blockchain
2 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
2 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Blockchain Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Blockchain Software Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Data Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Principal Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Principal Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Data Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (88.89%) Computer Science
2 4 (22.22%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) CoreOS
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (88.89%) Continuous Delivery
1 16 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
1 16 (88.89%) Software Delivery
1 16 (88.89%) Time Management
2 12 (66.67%) Coaching
2 12 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 12 (66.67%) TDD
3 8 (44.44%) BDD
3 8 (44.44%) Exploratory Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Microservices
3 8 (44.44%) OO
3 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 4 (22.22%) DevOps
4 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Antivirus Management
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Proactive Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
1 4 (22.22%) Python
1 4 (22.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) Degree
2 16 (88.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) MCSA
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) etcd
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft