Period
to 13 May 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 13 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
England > East of England
6 months to
13 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 94 68 94
Rank change year-on-year -26 +26 +25
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 108 178 246
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.82% 3.86% 3.03%
As % of the General category 4.95% 6.72% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 89 160 199
10th Percentile £27,250 £23,900 £27,061
25th Percentile £32,000 £30,688 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,813 £57,500
90th Percentile £77,750 £77,500 £64,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 the East of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,183 2,650 4,357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 57.07% 57.46% 53.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,202 1,865 3,158
10th Percentile £27,525 £27,500 £25,465
25th Percentile £35,428 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in the East of England

Telecoms
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Telecoms in the East of England.

Salary trend for Telecoms in the East of England

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Telecoms in the East of England over the 6 months to 13 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in the East of England

Telecoms
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the East of England region over the 6 months to 13 May 2021. 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
Hertfordshire +10 37 £53,750 +7.50% 12
Cambridgeshire -40 29 £39,000 -8.24% 6
Suffolk +23 23 £30,500 -46.96% 1
Essex +11 14 £38,250 +21.43% 12
Bedfordshire +17 11 £38,500 -35.83% 2
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 13 May 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 39 (36.11%) Social Skills
2 19 (17.59%) Cisco
3 18 (16.67%) Finance
4 17 (15.74%) ITIL
4 17 (15.74%) Degree
5 16 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (14.81%) Broadband
5 16 (14.81%) VoIP
5 16 (14.81%) Games
6 15 (13.89%) Marketing
7 14 (12.96%) Project Management
8 12 (11.11%) Juniper
9 11 (10.19%) CRM
9 11 (10.19%) Self-Motivation
10 10 (9.26%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (9.26%) LAN
10 10 (9.26%) WAN
10 10 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (8.33%) Internet
11 9 (8.33%) Web Services
11 9 (8.33%) OOP
11 9 (8.33%) PHP
11 9 (8.33%) Unit Testing
11 9 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (8.33%) Open Source
11 9 (8.33%) Public Sector
12 8 (7.41%) Microsoft Project
12 8 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
13 7 (6.48%) Manufacturing

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (4.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (7.41%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.56%) AWS
2 4 (3.70%) SaaS
3 3 (2.78%) Microsoft 365
3 3 (2.78%) Power Platform
4 1 (0.93%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.81%) Broadband
1 16 (14.81%) VoIP
2 10 (9.26%) LAN
2 10 (9.26%) WAN
3 9 (8.33%) Internet
4 5 (4.63%) 5G
4 5 (4.63%) DNS
4 5 (4.63%) MPLS
5 4 (3.70%) DMZ
5 4 (3.70%) Firewall
5 4 (3.70%) VPN
6 3 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (2.78%) DHCP
6 3 (2.78%) PBX
6 3 (2.78%) SSL
7 2 (1.85%) BGP
7 2 (1.85%) Network Security
7 2 (1.85%) RTP
8 1 (0.93%) 3G
8 1 (0.93%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.63%) MongoDB
1 5 (4.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.78%) Power BI
General
1 39 (36.11%) Social Skills
2 18 (16.67%) Finance
3 16 (14.81%) Games
4 15 (13.89%) Marketing
5 9 (8.33%) Public Sector
6 7 (6.48%) Influencing Skills
6 7 (6.48%) Manufacturing
6 7 (6.48%) Organisational Skills
7 6 (5.56%) Electronics
8 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.78%) Legal
10 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.93%) Billing
10 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (13.89%) Developer
2 11 (10.19%) Account Manager
2 11 (10.19%) Project Manager
3 10 (9.26%) Analyst
4 9 (8.33%) PHP Developer
5 8 (7.41%) Service Manager
6 7 (6.48%) Telecoms Manager
7 6 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 6 (5.56%) Unified Communications Manager
8 5 (4.63%) .NET Developer
8 5 (4.63%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (4.63%) Architect
8 5 (4.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (4.63%) C# Developer
8 5 (4.63%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (4.63%) IT Manager
8 5 (4.63%) Network Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Software Developer
8 5 (4.63%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.33%) Web Services
2 5 (4.63%) .NET
2 5 (4.63%) .NET Framework
2 5 (4.63%) ASP.NET
2 5 (4.63%) CSS
2 5 (4.63%) Node.js
2 5 (4.63%) React
2 5 (4.63%) REST
3 1 (0.93%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.19%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.63%) Wiki
4 3 (2.78%) Internet of Things
5 2 (1.85%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.85%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.85%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.85%) Handset
6 1 (0.93%) Acoustics
6 1 (0.93%) Analogue Electronics
6 1 (0.93%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.93%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.93%) Fibre Optics
6 1 (0.93%) IVR
6 1 (0.93%) Robotics
6 1 (0.93%) Smart City
6 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.78%) Windows
2 2 (1.85%) Linux
2 2 (1.85%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.93%) Android
3 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.93%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.74%) ITIL
2 16 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (12.96%) Project Management
4 11 (10.19%) CRM
5 10 (9.26%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (8.33%) OOP
6 9 (8.33%) Open Source
6 9 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 9 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (6.48%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (6.48%) Decision-Making
7 7 (6.48%) Performance Testing
7 7 (6.48%) Regression Testing
7 7 (6.48%) Strategic Planning
8 6 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (5.56%) ITSM
8 6 (5.56%) PRINCE
8 6 (5.56%) Programme Management
8 6 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.33%) PHP
2 5 (4.63%) C#
2 5 (4.63%) JavaScript
2 5 (4.63%) T-SQL
3 4 (3.70%) Python
4 2 (1.85%) C
4 2 (1.85%) C++
5 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (15.74%) Degree
2 10 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.56%) CCNA
3 6 (5.56%) CCNP
4 5 (4.63%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.70%) HNC
5 4 (3.70%) HND
6 2 (1.85%) APMP
6 2 (1.85%) CCIE
6 2 (1.85%) JNCIE
6 2 (1.85%) JNCIP
6 2 (1.85%) JNCIS
6 2 (1.85%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.85%) PMP
6 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.85%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) GDPR
2 4 (3.70%) QA
3 3 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.78%) PMO
4 2 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.93%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.93%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.63%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (1.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.93%) Docker
3 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.78%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.93%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 19 (17.59%) Cisco
2 12 (11.11%) Juniper
3 7 (6.48%) Fortinet
4 6 (5.56%) Avaya
4 6 (5.56%) BroadSoft
4 6 (5.56%) Mitel
4 6 (5.56%) NEC
4 6 (5.56%) SAP
5 4 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.70%) Palo Alto
6 3 (2.78%) BT
6 3 (2.78%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.78%) Ericsson
6 3 (2.78%) Huawei
6 3 (2.78%) Nokia
6 3 (2.78%) Virgin Media
7 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.93%) TP-LINK
7 1 (0.93%) Ubiquiti
7 1 (0.93%) VMware