Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 129 77 106
Rank change year-on-year -52 +29 +19
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 103 62 200
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.98% 3.13% 2.81%
As % of the General category 3.25% 6.60% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 75 53 156
10th Percentile £24,600 £19,150 £26,875
25th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £57,750 £65,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £76,000 £63,750
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 3,167 940 3,698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 60.99% 47.52% 52.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,534 700 2,626
10th Percentile £25,904 £26,955 £25,000
25th Percentile £33,750 £35,428 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £62,813 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year - +8.49% +5.70%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 -46 33 £51,500 -10.43% 14
Cambridgeshire -63 32 £42,500 +54.55% 20
Suffolk -1 19 £42,500 +3.66% 4
Essex +5 13 £35,750 -35.00% 12
Bedfordshire -19 6 £57,500 -17.86% 2
Norfolk -19 2 £45,438 -11.34% 6
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 28 (27.18%) Social Skills
2 23 (22.33%) Finance
3 22 (21.36%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (16.50%) Microsoft
5 14 (13.59%) Manufacturing
5 14 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (13.59%) Marketing
6 13 (12.62%) Project Management
7 12 (11.65%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (11.65%) Microsoft Office
8 11 (10.68%) SAP
8 11 (10.68%) Windows
8 11 (10.68%) Python
8 11 (10.68%) Cisco
8 11 (10.68%) Degree
8 11 (10.68%) Games
9 10 (9.71%) Telesales
9 10 (9.71%) Broadband
10 9 (8.74%) Electronics
10 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Excel
10 9 (8.74%) ITIL
10 9 (8.74%) Digital Marketing
10 9 (8.74%) Programme Management
10 9 (8.74%) Public Sector
10 9 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (7.77%) Test Automation
11 8 (7.77%) Linux
11 8 (7.77%) SQL Server
11 8 (7.77%) VoIP
11 8 (7.77%) DNS

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 2 (1.94%) CMS
1 2 (1.94%) Confluence
1 2 (1.94%) OpenStack
1 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.97%) Smallworld
Applications
1 12 (11.65%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (2.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.83%) AWS
2 4 (3.88%) Azure
3 3 (2.91%) GCP
3 3 (2.91%) Microsoft 365
3 3 (2.91%) Power Platform
3 3 (2.91%) SaaS
4 2 (1.94%) GitHub
4 2 (1.94%) WeChat
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.71%) Broadband
2 8 (7.77%) DNS
2 8 (7.77%) VoIP
3 4 (3.88%) HTTP
3 4 (3.88%) Unified Communications
3 4 (3.88%) Wireless
4 3 (2.91%) DHCP
4 3 (2.91%) Firewall
4 3 (2.91%) LAN
4 3 (2.91%) WAN
5 2 (1.94%) 5G
5 2 (1.94%) BGP
5 2 (1.94%) MPLS
5 2 (1.94%) RTP
5 2 (1.94%) VPN
5 2 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.97%) 2G
6 1 (0.97%) 3G
6 1 (0.97%) 4G
6 1 (0.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.91%) Power BI
3 2 (1.94%) Informix
3 2 (1.94%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.97%) MS Access
4 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.97%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Postman
1 4 (3.88%) Selenium
2 3 (2.91%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.94%) JIRA
4 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.97%) JUnit
4 1 (0.97%) TestNG
General
1 28 (27.18%) Social Skills
2 23 (22.33%) Finance
3 14 (13.59%) Manufacturing
3 14 (13.59%) Marketing
4 11 (10.68%) Games
5 9 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (8.74%) Electronics
5 9 (8.74%) Public Sector
6 6 (5.83%) Legal
7 5 (4.85%) Organisational Skills
8 4 (3.88%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (3.88%) Presentation Skills
8 4 (3.88%) Retail
9 3 (2.91%) Banking
9 3 (2.91%) Influencing Skills
9 3 (2.91%) Public Speaking
10 2 (1.94%) Billing
10 2 (1.94%) Documentation Skills
10 2 (1.94%) Military
10 2 (1.94%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (9.71%) Developer
1 10 (9.71%) Project Manager
2 9 (8.74%) Architect
2 9 (8.74%) Infrastructure Manager
3 8 (7.77%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 8 (7.77%) IT Manager
3 8 (7.77%) Telecoms Manager
4 7 (6.80%) Analyst
4 7 (6.80%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 7 (6.80%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 7 (6.80%) IT Project Manager
5 6 (5.83%) Business Analyst
5 6 (5.83%) Business Sales Executive
5 6 (5.83%) Field Sales Executive
5 6 (5.83%) Sales Executive
5 6 (5.83%) Solutions Sales Executive
5 6 (5.83%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 4 (3.88%) Administrator
6 4 (3.88%) Selenium Tester
6 4 (3.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.85%) .NET
2 4 (3.88%) REST
2 4 (3.88%) Web Services
3 3 (2.91%) AngularJS
3 3 (2.91%) LDAP
3 3 (2.91%) OAuth
3 3 (2.91%) OpenID
3 3 (2.91%) SAML
3 3 (2.91%) XML
4 2 (1.94%) ADSI
4 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.94%) Node.js
5 1 (0.97%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.97%) CSS
5 1 (0.97%) React
5 1 (0.97%) RESTful
5 1 (0.97%) Spring
5 1 (0.97%) Spring Boot
5 1 (0.97%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.80%) Management Information System
1 7 (6.80%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (4.85%) Smartphone
3 4 (3.88%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.91%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.91%) IVR
5 2 (1.94%) Acoustics
5 2 (1.94%) Analogue Electronics
5 2 (1.94%) CMDB
5 2 (1.94%) Fibre Optics
5 2 (1.94%) Handset
6 1 (0.97%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.97%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.97%) NHS
6 1 (0.97%) User Experience
6 1 (0.97%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.68%) Windows
2 8 (7.77%) Linux
3 5 (4.85%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.97%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.36%) Problem-Solving
2 14 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (12.62%) Project Management
4 12 (11.65%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (9.71%) Telesales
6 9 (8.74%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (8.74%) ITIL
6 9 (8.74%) Programme Management
7 8 (7.77%) Test Automation
8 7 (6.80%) Computer Science
8 7 (6.80%) DevOps
8 7 (6.80%) Performance Testing
8 7 (6.80%) Regression Testing
9 6 (5.83%) CRM
9 6 (5.83%) Decision-Making
9 6 (5.83%) ITSM
9 6 (5.83%) Microservices
9 6 (5.83%) Time Management
10 4 (3.88%) Business Development
10 4 (3.88%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.68%) Python
2 7 (6.80%) SQL
2 7 (6.80%) T-SQL
3 6 (5.83%) C++
4 5 (4.85%) C#
4 5 (4.85%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.85%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.88%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.91%) MATLAB
6 3 (2.91%) Perl
6 3 (2.91%) PHP
6 3 (2.91%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.94%) Java
7 2 (1.94%) Ruby
8 1 (0.97%) C
8 1 (0.97%) Go
8 1 (0.97%) R
8 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (10.68%) Degree
2 5 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.88%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.88%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.91%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (1.94%) CCIE
5 2 (1.94%) CCNP
5 2 (1.94%) JNCIE
5 2 (1.94%) JNCIP
5 2 (1.94%) JNCIS
6 1 (0.97%) CCNA
6 1 (0.97%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.97%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.97%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) SLA
2 2 (1.94%) QA
3 1 (0.97%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (5.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.94%) Docker
3 2 (1.94%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (4.85%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.91%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.94%) Terraform
4 1 (0.97%) PingFederate
Vendors
1 17 (16.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.68%) Cisco
2 11 (10.68%) SAP
3 7 (6.80%) Avaya
4 4 (3.88%) BroadSoft
4 4 (3.88%) Juniper
4 4 (3.88%) Oracle
4 4 (3.88%) VMware
5 3 (2.91%) Google
6 2 (1.94%) Apple
6 2 (1.94%) BT
6 2 (1.94%) Ericsson
6 2 (1.94%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.94%) Nokia
6 2 (1.94%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.94%) Virgin Media
6 2 (1.94%) Workday
7 1 (0.97%) TP-LINK
7 1 (0.97%) Ubiquiti