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 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
England / East of England
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 43 66
Rank change year-on-year -17 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 251 405 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.08% 5.53% 4.12%
As % of the General category 11.96% 14.31% 11.79%
Number of salaries quoted 223 335 245
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% -10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -10.52%  

Telecoms is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2099 2831 2815
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 34.10% 38.66% 34.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1656 2219 2252
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Telecoms as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -26 93 £40,000 - 12
Cambridgeshire -7 92 £45,000 -8.62% 26
Essex +23 42 £27,500 -26.17% 9
Bedfordshire -10 15 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Suffolk +1 10 £38,500 -9.41% 2
East Anglia - 1 £127,500 -
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 196 (40.25%) Degree
2 114 (23.41%) C++
3 97 (19.92%) Computer Science
4 94 (19.30%) Software Engineering
5 93 (19.10%) Wireless
6 90 (18.48%) Finance
7 85 (17.45%) C
8 83 (17.04%) Python
9 73 (14.99%) Windows
10 65 (13.35%) Microsoft
11 62 (12.73%) Electronics
11 62 (12.73%) Physics
12 61 (12.53%) MATLAB
13 59 (12.11%) Analytical Skills
14 58 (11.91%) Signal Processing
15 54 (11.09%) Firewall
16 52 (10.68%) Wi-Fi
17 51 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
18 48 (9.86%) Mathematics
19 47 (9.65%) PhD
20 44 (9.03%) Linux
20 44 (9.03%) Bluetooth
21 43 (8.83%) Java
22 42 (8.62%) C#
22 42 (8.62%) LabVIEW
22 42 (8.62%) Automated Testing
23 41 (8.42%) HTML
24 39 (8.01%) .NET
24 39 (8.01%) Cisco Certification
25 38 (7.80%) Banking

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 18 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 11 (2.26%) IIS
3 10 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (2.05%) Tomcat
4 9 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (1.64%) Apache
6 6 (1.23%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.03%) Skype for Business
8 4 (0.82%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.82%) ArcGIS
8 4 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.62%) JBoss
9 3 (0.62%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.21%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.21%) SAS
11 1 (0.21%) Site Server
11 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 37 (7.60%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.03%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.03%) SOLIDWORKS
5 4 (0.82%) InDesign
5 4 (0.82%) Zemax
6 3 (0.62%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.21%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 26 (5.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.03%) Sage 200
3 4 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.31%) Office 365
2 13 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.67%) SaaS
3 7 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.82%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.41%) iTunes
6 2 (0.41%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 93 (19.10%) Wireless
2 54 (11.09%) Firewall
3 52 (10.68%) Wi-Fi
4 44 (9.03%) Bluetooth
5 35 (7.19%) WAN
6 30 (6.16%) LAN
7 24 (4.93%) Internet
8 23 (4.72%) LTE
9 20 (4.11%) VPN
10 19 (3.90%) IP Telephony
11 18 (3.70%) DNS
12 17 (3.49%) DVB
13 16 (3.29%) IPsec
13 16 (3.29%) VoIP
14 14 (2.87%) Network Security
14 14 (2.87%) TCP/IP
15 13 (2.67%) Cisco ASA
16 12 (2.46%) Broadband
16 12 (2.46%) DHCP
16 12 (2.46%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (6.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.44%) NoSQL
3 6 (1.23%) MongoDB
4 5 (1.03%) Big Data
4 5 (1.03%) GIS
5 4 (0.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (0.82%) Geospatial Data
5 4 (0.82%) Hadoop
5 4 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (0.82%) RDBMS
5 4 (0.82%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.62%) Redis
7 2 (0.41%) MySQL
7 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.21%) MS Access
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 42 (8.62%) LabVIEW
2 20 (4.11%) Visual Studio
3 18 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.64%) Git (software)
4 8 (1.64%) NUnit
5 4 (0.82%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (0.62%) CppUnit
7 2 (0.41%) Bower
7 2 (0.41%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.41%) Grunt
7 2 (0.41%) Subversion
7 2 (0.41%) Toad
8 1 (0.21%) gulp
8 1 (0.21%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.21%) Redmine
8 1 (0.21%) Selenium
8 1 (0.21%) WebDriver
General
1 90 (18.48%) Finance
2 62 (12.73%) Electronics
3 38 (7.80%) Banking
4 36 (7.39%) Manufacturing
5 35 (7.19%) Marketing
6 17 (3.49%) Retail
7 15 (3.08%) Games
8 12 (2.46%) Billing
9 9 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.03%) Local Government
11 4 (0.82%) Publishing
12 3 (0.62%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.62%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.41%) Automotive
13 2 (0.41%) Legal
14 1 (0.21%) Arabic Language
14 1 (0.21%) French Language
14 1 (0.21%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 67 (13.76%) Test Engineer
2 60 (12.32%) Developer
3 55 (11.29%) Embedded Engineer
4 50 (10.27%) Software Engineer
5 42 (8.62%) Analyst
6 35 (7.19%) Consultant
7 30 (6.16%) DSP Engineer
7 30 (6.16%) Recruitment Consultant
8 28 (5.75%) C++ Software Engineer
9 26 (5.34%) Network Engineer
9 26 (5.34%) Trainee
10 25 (5.13%) C Software Engineer
10 25 (5.13%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 21 (4.31%) Trainee Consultant
11 21 (4.31%) Trainee Recruitment Consultant
12 19 (3.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 19 (3.90%) Support Engineer
13 18 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
14 17 (3.49%) Embedded C Software Engineer
14 17 (3.49%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (8.42%) HTML
2 39 (8.01%) .NET
3 32 (6.57%) CSS
4 18 (3.70%) Ajax
4 18 (3.70%) Node.js
5 17 (3.49%) AngularJS
6 14 (2.87%) ASP.NET
6 14 (2.87%) JSON
6 14 (2.87%) ZeroMQ
7 9 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (1.85%) HTML5
8 7 (1.44%) J2EE
9 6 (1.23%) MFC
9 6 (1.23%) Qt
9 6 (1.23%) Qt Quick
9 6 (1.23%) Spring
9 6 (1.23%) XML
10 5 (1.03%) Hibernate
10 5 (1.03%) jQuery
10 5 (1.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 97 (19.92%) Computer Science
2 59 (12.11%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (5.54%) Algorithms
4 26 (5.34%) Data Centre
5 25 (5.13%) Embedded Systems
6 15 (3.08%) Client/Server
7 12 (2.46%) Internet of Things
8 11 (2.26%) Smartphone
9 10 (2.05%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.85%) Clustering
11 8 (1.64%) ASIC
11 8 (1.64%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 7 (1.44%) Handset
13 6 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.23%) SystemC
13 6 (1.23%) Verilog
14 5 (1.03%) Fintech
14 5 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
14 5 (1.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 73 (14.99%) Windows
2 44 (9.03%) Linux
3 28 (5.75%) Windows Server
4 27 (5.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (4.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (3.70%) Unix
6 18 (3.70%) Windows 7
7 14 (2.87%) Windows 10
8 13 (2.67%) Windows 8
9 8 (1.64%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.44%) Mac OS
11 6 (1.23%) Android
11 6 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.62%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.41%) Solaris
14 1 (0.21%) AIX
14 1 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (19.30%) Software Engineering
2 62 (12.73%) Physics
3 58 (11.91%) Signal Processing
4 51 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (9.86%) Mathematics
6 42 (8.62%) Automated Testing
7 35 (7.19%) Test Scripting
8 34 (6.98%) Digital Signal Processing
8 34 (6.98%) Web Development
9 33 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
10 32 (6.57%) OO
11 30 (6.16%) B2B
12 29 (5.95%) Continuous Improvement
13 26 (5.34%) Digital Marketing
13 26 (5.34%) Programme Management
14 25 (5.13%) Project Management
15 24 (4.93%) B2C
16 22 (4.52%) Data Analysis
16 22 (4.52%) OOD
17 20 (4.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (23.41%) C++
2 85 (17.45%) C
3 83 (17.04%) Python
4 61 (12.53%) MATLAB
5 43 (8.83%) Java
6 42 (8.62%) C#
7 36 (7.39%) JavaScript
8 30 (6.16%) SQL
9 16 (3.29%) Tcl
10 8 (1.64%) VB.NET
11 6 (1.23%) Groovy
12 5 (1.03%) Embedded C
12 5 (1.03%) Perl
12 5 (1.03%) VB
13 4 (0.82%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.82%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.82%) Ruby
13 4 (0.82%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.62%) Assembly Language
14 3 (0.62%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 196 (40.25%) Degree
2 47 (9.65%) PhD
3 39 (8.01%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (6.16%) CCNA
5 23 (4.72%) Security Cleared
6 12 (2.46%) BC Cleared
6 12 (2.46%) CCNP
7 10 (2.05%) MCP
7 10 (2.05%) MCSE
7 10 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (1.85%) MCSA
9 8 (1.64%) SC Cleared
10 6 (1.23%) ISEB
11 5 (1.03%) A+ Certification
11 5 (1.03%) ACCA
11 5 (1.03%) CIMA
11 5 (1.03%) Network+ Certification
12 3 (0.62%) CCIE
12 3 (0.62%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.34%) SLA
2 13 (2.67%) QA
3 4 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.41%) ISO 14000
4 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.21%) Def Stans
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.21%) MISRA
5 1 (0.21%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.21%) PMO
5 1 (0.21%) SDET
System Software
1 24 (4.93%) Active Directory
2 21 (4.31%) Hyper-V
3 17 (3.49%) Firmware
4 12 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (1.23%) Terminal Services
6 4 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.82%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.41%) Docker
8 2 (0.41%) vSphere
8 2 (0.41%) XenApp
9 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 5 (1.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (0.62%) Grafana
3 3 (0.62%) Graphite
4 2 (0.41%) Cisco CME
4 2 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.41%) Puppet
4 2 (0.41%) vCenter Server
4 2 (0.41%) vRealize
5 1 (0.21%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.21%) Nagios
5 1 (0.21%) SCOM
5 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 65 (13.35%) Microsoft
2 35 (7.19%) Cisco
3 29 (5.95%) SAP
4 19 (3.90%) Oracle
5 18 (3.70%) VMware
6 11 (2.26%) HP
7 10 (2.05%) Google
8 9 (1.85%) Mitel
9 8 (1.64%) Citrix
10 7 (1.44%) BroadSoft
10 7 (1.44%) Sage
10 7 (1.44%) Symantec
11 6 (1.23%) Avaya
11 6 (1.23%) CheckPoint
12 5 (1.03%) Dell
12 5 (1.03%) F5
12 5 (1.03%) Juniper
12 5 (1.03%) SonicWALL
13 4 (0.82%) Hootsuite
13 4 (0.82%) Nimble Storage
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 9 hours ago
Billericay, Essex
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: Bupa, free gym membership, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Billericay, Essex
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: Bupa, free gym membership, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: Bupa, free gym membership, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SoCode Limited
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum Excellent Salary and Benefits packag
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend, Essex
RCDTS
Salary: £47,500 - £52,500
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 to £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago