Period
to 24 March 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 24 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 112 68
Rank change year-on-year +32 -44 -13
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 295 365 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.45% 2.85% 3.86%
As % of the General category 10.83% 8.00% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 244 308 435
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -2.50% -8.05%
10th Percentile £27,061 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £63,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 2,723 4,560 4,504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.87% 35.61% 35.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,942 3,456 3,544
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% -
10th Percentile £27,061 £27,500 £26,800
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £73,750
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 24 March 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 24 March 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 +44 129 £50,000 +5.26% 25
Hertfordshire -7 96 £45,000 +38.46% 18
Essex +50 39 £32,000 -17.95% 2
Suffolk +10 25 £55,000 +100.00% 3
Bedfordshire -16 4 £60,000 +118.18%
Norfolk +18 1 £35,000 -12.50% 1
East Anglia - 1 £40,000 - 4
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 81 (27.46%) Software Engineering
2 76 (25.76%) C++
2 76 (25.76%) Finance
3 74 (25.08%) Degree
4 61 (20.68%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (20.68%) SQL
5 58 (19.66%) C#
6 56 (18.98%) Python
7 55 (18.64%) TCP/IP
8 54 (18.31%) C
9 51 (17.29%) HTML
10 50 (16.95%) Linux
11 49 (16.61%) CSS
12 45 (15.25%) .NET
12 45 (15.25%) Project Management
13 43 (14.58%) Windows
13 43 (14.58%) Manufacturing
14 42 (14.24%) Wireless
14 42 (14.24%) VMware
15 39 (13.22%) Electronics
15 39 (13.22%) Microsoft
15 39 (13.22%) Marketing
16 38 (12.88%) ASP.NET
17 37 (12.54%) Firewall
17 37 (12.54%) Programme Management
18 36 (12.20%) SQL Server
18 36 (12.20%) Test Automation
18 36 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
19 35 (11.86%) SAP
20 33 (11.19%) Business Intelligence

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 6 (2.03%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.68%) Smallworld
4 1 (0.34%) IIS
4 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.71%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (3.73%) GitHub
3 3 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (18.64%) TCP/IP
2 42 (14.24%) Wireless
3 37 (12.54%) Firewall
4 25 (8.47%) Internet
4 25 (8.47%) LAN
4 25 (8.47%) WAN
5 24 (8.14%) VPN
6 23 (7.80%) VoIP
7 20 (6.78%) PBX
8 19 (6.44%) HTTP
9 16 (5.42%) DNS
9 16 (5.42%) Wi-Fi
10 14 (4.75%) DHCP
11 13 (4.41%) Bluetooth
12 12 (4.07%) BGP
13 10 (3.39%) Ethernet
13 10 (3.39%) Wireshark
14 8 (2.71%) Fibre Channel
14 8 (2.71%) SAN
15 7 (2.37%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.75%) Couchbase
3 4 (1.36%) GIS
3 4 (1.36%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.34%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.34%) MySQL
6 1 (0.34%) Redis
6 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (5.42%) Jenkins
1 16 (5.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (4.41%) Visual Studio
3 10 (3.39%) Selenium
4 9 (3.05%) Git (software)
4 9 (3.05%) Subversion
5 7 (2.37%) WebDriver
6 6 (2.03%) GDB
6 6 (2.03%) Valgrind
7 5 (1.69%) Redmine
8 1 (0.34%) LabVIEW
General
1 76 (25.76%) Finance
2 43 (14.58%) Manufacturing
3 39 (13.22%) Electronics
3 39 (13.22%) Marketing
4 21 (7.12%) Retail
5 15 (5.08%) Back Office
6 14 (4.75%) Advertising
7 6 (2.03%) Games
8 3 (1.02%) Law
8 3 (1.02%) Military
9 2 (0.68%) Banking
9 2 (0.68%) Legal
9 2 (0.68%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.34%) German Language
10 1 (0.34%) Local Government
10 1 (0.34%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 50 (16.95%) Developer
2 49 (16.61%) Software Engineer
3 27 (9.15%) Software Developer
4 26 (8.81%) Analyst
5 20 (6.78%) C# Developer
5 20 (6.78%) Embedded Engineer
5 20 (6.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 18 (6.10%) IT Manager
7 15 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
7 15 (5.08%) Test Engineer
8 14 (4.75%) Business Analyst
8 14 (4.75%) Lead Business Analyst
8 14 (4.75%) Senior Business Analyst
8 14 (4.75%) Technical Manager
9 13 (4.41%) IT Technical Manager
9 13 (4.41%) Senior Developer
10 12 (4.07%) .NET Developer
10 12 (4.07%) Telecoms Manager
11 11 (3.73%) Network Engineer
11 11 (3.73%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (17.29%) HTML
2 49 (16.61%) CSS
3 45 (15.25%) .NET
4 38 (12.88%) ASP.NET
5 23 (7.80%) JSON
6 21 (7.12%) XML
7 20 (6.78%) ASP.NET Web API
8 15 (5.08%) CSS3
8 15 (5.08%) HTML5
8 15 (5.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (4.75%) ASP.NET Core
9 14 (4.75%) React
9 14 (4.75%) Redux
10 13 (4.41%) KnockoutJS
11 12 (4.07%) jQuery
11 12 (4.07%) Web Services
12 10 (3.39%) RESTful
13 8 (2.71%) Yocto
14 6 (2.03%) FreeSWITCH
15 4 (1.36%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.42%) FMCG
2 15 (5.08%) Embedded Systems
3 14 (4.75%) Blog
4 10 (3.39%) Algorithms
4 10 (3.39%) Client/Server
5 9 (3.05%) Driving Licence
6 8 (2.71%) Internet of Things
7 7 (2.37%) Acoustics
8 6 (2.03%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (2.03%) Optoelectronics
8 6 (2.03%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.69%) Music Streaming
10 4 (1.36%) Life Science
10 4 (1.36%) Media Streaming
11 3 (1.02%) PMI
11 3 (1.02%) TMS320
11 3 (1.02%) User Experience
12 2 (0.68%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.68%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 50 (16.95%) Linux
2 43 (14.58%) Windows
3 19 (6.44%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.37%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (1.69%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.02%) Android
7 3 (1.02%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.34%) Unix
8 1 (0.34%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (27.46%) Software Engineering
2 61 (20.68%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (15.25%) Project Management
4 37 (12.54%) Programme Management
5 36 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
5 36 (12.20%) Test Automation
6 33 (11.19%) Business Intelligence
6 33 (11.19%) Digital Marketing
7 32 (10.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 29 (9.83%) Service Delivery
9 26 (8.81%) Scrum
10 25 (8.47%) High Availability
10 25 (8.47%) OO
11 21 (7.12%) Computer Science
12 20 (6.78%) Change Management
12 20 (6.78%) Mathematics
12 20 (6.78%) Supplier Management
13 18 (6.10%) User Acceptance Testing
14 17 (5.76%) CRM
14 17 (5.76%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 76 (25.76%) C++
2 61 (20.68%) SQL
3 58 (19.66%) C#
4 56 (18.98%) Python
5 54 (18.31%) C
6 29 (9.83%) JavaScript
7 25 (8.47%) T-SQL
8 20 (6.78%) Perl
9 16 (5.42%) Bash Shell
10 15 (5.08%) Java
11 14 (4.75%) Embedded C
12 13 (4.41%) TypeScript
13 12 (4.07%) MATLAB
14 8 (2.71%) R
15 7 (2.37%) PowerShell
15 7 (2.37%) Ruby
16 3 (1.02%) Assembly Language
16 3 (1.02%) PHP
16 3 (1.02%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 74 (25.08%) Degree
2 22 (7.46%) ISEB
3 20 (6.78%) PhD
4 13 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (3.73%) CISSP
5 11 (3.73%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (3.73%) SC Cleared
5 11 (3.73%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.69%) CCIE
6 5 (1.69%) CCNA
6 5 (1.69%) CEH
6 5 (1.69%) Master's Degree
7 4 (1.36%) CCNP
7 4 (1.36%) CGEIT
7 4 (1.36%) CISA
7 4 (1.36%) CISM
7 4 (1.36%) MBA
8 3 (1.02%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.02%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.68%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.03%) QA
3 5 (1.69%) SLA
4 4 (1.36%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.36%) GxP
4 4 (1.36%) HIPAA
4 4 (1.36%) ISO 22301
4 4 (1.36%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.68%) GDPR
5 2 (0.68%) GPG13
5 2 (0.68%) NIST 800
5 2 (0.68%) PMO
System Software
1 25 (8.47%) Active Directory
2 19 (6.44%) Docker
3 14 (4.75%) Hyper-V
4 13 (4.41%) VirtualBox
5 12 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (3.05%) XenApp
7 6 (2.03%) KVM
8 2 (0.68%) vSphere
9 1 (0.34%) Firmware
9 1 (0.34%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (4.75%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.36%) RSA Archer
3 2 (0.68%) EnCase
3 2 (0.68%) Nexpose
3 2 (0.68%) QRadar
4 1 (0.34%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.34%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 42 (14.24%) VMware
2 39 (13.22%) Microsoft
3 35 (11.86%) SAP
4 20 (6.78%) Cisco
5 17 (5.76%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (5.08%) Veeam
7 13 (4.41%) Juniper
8 10 (3.39%) BT
8 10 (3.39%) Citrix
8 10 (3.39%) Huawei
9 8 (2.71%) Brocade
10 6 (2.03%) CheckPoint
10 6 (2.03%) SonicWALL
11 4 (1.36%) Actix
11 4 (1.36%) F5
11 4 (1.36%) Nokia
11 4 (1.36%) ServiceNow
12 3 (1.02%) Avaya
12 3 (1.02%) Google
12 3 (1.02%) Oracle