Period
to 22 September 2019

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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 102 120 56
Rank change year-on-year +18 -64 +3
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 200 288 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.85% 2.61% 4.99%
As % of the General category 8.68% 6.92% 13.32%
Number of salaries quoted 156 250 533
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,875 £8,775 £24,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,625 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% -

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 2,305 4,159 4,377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 32.86% 37.65% 37.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,542 2,904 3,394
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 September 2019.

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 22 September 2019. 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
Cambridgeshire +14 68 £40,000 -20.00% 20
Hertfordshire +6 59 £35,000 -12.50% 25
Essex +22 33 £38,000 +16.92% 11
Bedfordshire +15 24 £60,000 +41.18% 3
Suffolk +15 14 £60,000 +37.14% 3
Norfolk -8 2 £26,000 +125.11% 1
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, 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 48 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 41 (20.50%) Degree
3 40 (20.00%) Finance
4 35 (17.50%) C
5 34 (17.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 33 (16.50%) Electronics
7 26 (13.00%) Wireless
8 25 (12.50%) Manufacturing
8 25 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (12.00%) Software Engineering
9 24 (12.00%) C++
9 24 (12.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 24 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (11.50%) Marketing
10 23 (11.50%) C#
10 23 (11.50%) Business Intelligence
10 23 (11.50%) Project Management
11 22 (11.00%) SAP
11 22 (11.00%) Windows
12 21 (10.50%) Python
13 20 (10.00%) Programme Management
13 20 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
13 20 (10.00%) Public Sector
14 19 (9.50%) Embedded C
15 18 (9.00%) Linux
15 18 (9.00%) OO
15 18 (9.00%) SQL
16 17 (8.50%) Fibre Optics
16 17 (8.50%) Active Directory
16 17 (8.50%) Service Delivery

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 4 (2.00%) Apache
2 2 (1.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.00%) nginx
2 2 (1.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.50%) Confluence
3 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 34 (17.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (12.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 16 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (3.00%) InfoPath
5 5 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (2.00%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.50%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.00%) AWS
2 15 (7.50%) Azure
2 15 (7.50%) GCP
3 11 (5.50%) AWS IoT
4 9 (4.50%) SaaS
5 7 (3.50%) Office 365
6 4 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (1.50%) GitHub
8 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.50%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 26 (13.00%) Wireless
2 16 (8.00%) Bluetooth
3 13 (6.50%) Internet
4 10 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 9 (4.50%) 4G
5 9 (4.50%) DNS
6 8 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (3.50%) 2G
7 7 (3.50%) 3G
7 7 (3.50%) 5G
7 7 (3.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 7 (3.50%) MPLS
8 6 (3.00%) DHCP
8 6 (3.00%) LAN
8 6 (3.00%) OSPF
8 6 (3.00%) VoIP
8 6 (3.00%) VPN
8 6 (3.00%) WAN
8 6 (3.00%) ZigBee
9 5 (2.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.50%) GIS
2 11 (5.50%) NoSQL
3 5 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.00%) Big Data
4 4 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.00%) MS Access
4 4 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.00%) Couchbase
5 2 (1.00%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.00%) MySQL
5 2 (1.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.50%) BigQuery
6 1 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.50%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.50%) TimesTen
Development Applications
1 16 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (5.00%) Subversion
4 6 (3.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.00%) JIRA
5 3 (1.50%) Artifactory
5 3 (1.50%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (1.50%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.00%) PyCharm
7 1 (0.50%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.50%) JUnit
7 1 (0.50%) Selenium
7 1 (0.50%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.50%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.50%) TestRail
General
1 40 (20.00%) Finance
2 33 (16.50%) Electronics
3 25 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 23 (11.50%) Marketing
5 20 (10.00%) Public Sector
6 12 (6.00%) Billing
7 4 (2.00%) Banking
7 4 (2.00%) Games
7 4 (2.00%) Military
7 4 (2.00%) Retail
8 3 (1.50%) Legal
9 2 (1.00%) Law
9 2 (1.00%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (13.00%) Developer
2 21 (10.50%) Software Engineer
3 18 (9.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 17 (8.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 16 (8.00%) Analyst
6 12 (6.00%) .NET Developer
7 11 (5.50%) IT Manager
8 10 (5.00%) Bluetooth Engineer
8 10 (5.00%) Consultant
8 10 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
8 10 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
9 9 (4.50%) Procurement Manager
10 8 (4.00%) Administrator
10 8 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (4.00%) Network Engineer
10 8 (4.00%) Server Engineer
11 7 (3.50%) C Software Engineer
11 7 (3.50%) Embedded C Engineer
11 7 (3.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 7 (3.50%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.00%) .NET
2 12 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 10 (5.00%) Entity Framework
3 10 (5.00%) HTML
3 10 (5.00%) LINQ
3 10 (5.00%) Unity DI Container
4 8 (4.00%) CSS
5 5 (2.50%) jQuery
6 4 (2.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.00%) Web Services
7 3 (1.50%) HTML5
7 3 (1.50%) JSON
7 3 (1.50%) React
8 2 (1.00%) ASP.NET Core
8 2 (1.00%) Backbone.js
8 2 (1.00%) Redux
8 2 (1.00%) REST
8 2 (1.00%) RESTful
8 2 (1.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.50%) Fibre Optics
3 16 (8.00%) Driving Licence
3 16 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
4 11 (5.50%) Virtual Team
5 10 (5.00%) Management Information System
6 8 (4.00%) Data Centre
7 7 (3.50%) Clustering
7 7 (3.50%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (3.00%) Internet of Things
9 4 (2.00%) Blog
9 4 (2.00%) EMC VNX
9 4 (2.00%) Smart City
10 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Licensing
10 3 (1.50%) PKI
11 2 (1.00%) Algorithms
11 2 (1.00%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.00%) Fat Client
11 2 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.00%) Windows
2 18 (9.00%) Linux
3 11 (5.50%) Android
3 11 (5.50%) Apple iOS
3 11 (5.50%) Unix
4 4 (2.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.50%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (12.00%) Software Engineering
3 23 (11.50%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (11.50%) Project Management
4 20 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 20 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 18 (9.00%) OO
6 17 (8.50%) Service Delivery
7 16 (8.00%) Microservices
7 16 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (6.50%) Continuous Delivery
8 13 (6.50%) PRINCE2
8 13 (6.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (6.00%) TDD
10 11 (5.50%) Commercial Awareness
10 11 (5.50%) CQRS
10 11 (5.50%) iOS Development
10 11 (5.50%) Matrix Management
10 11 (5.50%) SOA
11 10 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 35 (17.50%) C
2 24 (12.00%) C++
3 23 (11.50%) C#
4 21 (10.50%) Python
5 19 (9.50%) Embedded C
6 18 (9.00%) SQL
7 10 (5.00%) Java
8 7 (3.50%) Embedded C++
9 6 (3.00%) Objective-C
10 5 (2.50%) Apple Swift
10 5 (2.50%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.00%) JavaScript
11 4 (2.00%) VBA
12 3 (1.50%) Erlang
12 3 (1.50%) Haskell
12 3 (1.50%) Kotlin
12 3 (1.50%) OCaml
12 3 (1.50%) PHP
12 3 (1.50%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (20.50%) Degree
2 11 (5.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 10 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (4.50%) CCNP
5 4 (2.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.50%) CCNA
6 3 (1.50%) CCSP
6 3 (1.50%) CISSP
6 3 (1.50%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.00%) CCDP
7 2 (1.00%) CCIE
7 2 (1.00%) ISEB
7 2 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.00%) Master's Degree
7 2 (1.00%) OCA
7 2 (1.00%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (1.00%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.00%) PMP
8 1 (0.50%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.00%) SLA
2 6 (3.00%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.00%) GDPR
4 2 (1.00%) QA
5 1 (0.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 17 (8.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.50%) Docker
3 3 (1.50%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (1.50%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.00%) XenApp
5 1 (0.50%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.50%) SCCM
2 3 (1.50%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.00%) Ansible
3 2 (1.00%) NSN NetAct
3 2 (1.00%) Puppet
4 1 (0.50%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.50%) Kibana
4 1 (0.50%) logstash
4 1 (0.50%) Netcool
4 1 (0.50%) PowerCLI
4 1 (0.50%) SCOM
4 1 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 48 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (11.00%) SAP
3 15 (7.50%) Cisco
4 14 (7.00%) Google
5 13 (6.50%) VMware
6 8 (4.00%) Juniper
6 8 (4.00%) Oracle
7 7 (3.50%) F5
7 7 (3.50%) Palo Alto
7 7 (3.50%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (3.00%) Openreach
9 5 (2.50%) 3PAR
9 5 (2.50%) Huawei
10 4 (2.00%) EMC
10 4 (2.00%) Isilon
11 3 (1.50%) Citrix
11 3 (1.50%) Nokia
11 3 (1.50%) SolarWinds
12 2 (1.00%) BT
12 2 (1.00%) Informatica