Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 40 40
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 -9
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 21 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 5.75% 4.19% 2.28%
As % of the General category 15.91% 12.80% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 2
County Antrim median annual salary £32,500 £57,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.98% +50.00% -30.91%
10th Percentile £26,000 £40,000 £29,650
90th Percentile £34,500 £72,500 £48,350
Northern Ireland median annual salary £30,500 £57,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -46.49% +26.67% -18.18%

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 132 125 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 36.16% 32.72% 28.14%
Number of salaries quoted 65 86 51
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% +3.45%
10th Percentile £20,500 £24,125 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,000 £60,000 £61,250
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year -11.11% +22.45% +5.00%

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 17 July 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 +3 21 £32,500 -42.98% 1
Telecoms
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 20 (95.24%) Degree
2 17 (80.95%) Computer Science
2 17 (80.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (76.19%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (76.19%) Time Management
3 16 (76.19%) Continuous Delivery
3 16 (76.19%) Software Delivery
3 16 (76.19%) Blockchain
4 12 (57.14%) Mentoring
4 12 (57.14%) Coaching
4 12 (57.14%) TDD
5 9 (42.86%) Microservices
5 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
6 8 (38.10%) BDD
6 8 (38.10%) OO
6 8 (38.10%) Exploratory Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Python
7 5 (23.81%) DevOps
8 4 (19.05%) CoreOS
8 4 (19.05%) Kubernetes
8 4 (19.05%) etcd
8 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
8 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
8 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
8 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
8 4 (19.05%) Ruby
8 4 (19.05%) N-Tier
8 4 (19.05%) Windows
8 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling

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 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) MPLS
1 1 (4.76%) Software-Defined Networking
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (76.19%) Blockchain
2 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
2 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
2 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Blockchain Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) Software Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) Blockchain Software Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Data Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Principal Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Principal Software Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Data Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) RESTful
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
1 1 (4.76%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (80.95%) Computer Science
2 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 4 (19.05%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) CoreOS
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (76.19%) Continuous Delivery
1 16 (76.19%) Continuous Integration
1 16 (76.19%) Software Delivery
1 16 (76.19%) Time Management
2 12 (57.14%) Coaching
2 12 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 12 (57.14%) TDD
3 9 (42.86%) Microservices
3 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 8 (38.10%) BDD
4 8 (38.10%) Exploratory Testing
4 8 (38.10%) OO
5 5 (23.81%) DevOps
6 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.76%) Open Source
7 1 (4.76%) Proactive Management
7 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Python
2 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
2 4 (19.05%) Ruby
3 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (95.24%) Degree
2 17 (80.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (14.29%) MCSA
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) etcd
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Docker
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) BT
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) VMware