Period
to 30 October 2020

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 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
England > East of England
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 88 90 105
Rank change year-on-year +2 +15 -44
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 41 216 299
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.23% 3.15% 2.86%
As % of the General category 8.37% 9.76% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 40 157 268
Median annual salary £41,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +12.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £19,000 £26,900 £25,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 490 2,214 3,859
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 26.66% 32.27% 36.90%
Number of salaries quoted 335 1,446 2,731
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,516 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 30 October 2020.

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 30 October 2020. 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 +44 21 £42,500 -10.53% 9
Cambridgeshire +16 11 £21,500 -46.25% 11
Norfolk +36 4 £55,000 +111.54% 1
Essex -14 3 - - 2
Suffolk +26 2 £41,000 -31.67% 3
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 30 October 2020, 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 13 (31.71%) Windows
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
1 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
2 10 (24.39%) Sophos
2 10 (24.39%) Finance
3 8 (19.51%) Marketing
3 8 (19.51%) VoIP
3 8 (19.51%) Office 365
3 8 (19.51%) Windows 10
4 7 (17.07%) Windows Server
4 7 (17.07%) Public Sector
4 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
5 6 (14.63%) Service Delivery
5 6 (14.63%) Firewall
5 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
5 6 (14.63%) Electronics
5 6 (14.63%) LAN
5 6 (14.63%) SAP
5 6 (14.63%) WAN
5 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (14.63%) SLA
5 6 (14.63%) Blog
5 6 (14.63%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (14.63%) Manufacturing
5 6 (14.63%) VMware
5 6 (14.63%) Programme Management
5 6 (14.63%) User Experience
6 5 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (12.20%) Hyper-V

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 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) Office 365
2 4 (9.76%) AWS
2 4 (9.76%) Azure
2 4 (9.76%) Mimecast
3 3 (7.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) VoIP
2 6 (14.63%) Firewall
2 6 (14.63%) LAN
2 6 (14.63%) WAN
3 5 (12.20%) PBX
3 5 (12.20%) VPN
4 4 (9.76%) Internet
4 4 (9.76%) Network Security
4 4 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (4.88%) 3GPP
5 2 (4.88%) 4G
6 1 (2.44%) 5G
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.44%) LTE
6 1 (2.44%) NAS
6 1 (2.44%) NX-OS
6 1 (2.44%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) MS Access
1 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2017
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Marketing
3 7 (17.07%) Public Sector
4 6 (14.63%) Electronics
4 6 (14.63%) Manufacturing
5 4 (9.76%) Local Government
6 2 (4.88%) Banking
7 1 (2.44%) Back Office
7 1 (2.44%) Billing
7 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Support Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) 1st Line Support
2 6 (14.63%) Telecoms Manager
3 4 (9.76%) 1st Line Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (9.76%) Administrator
3 4 (9.76%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (9.76%) IT Administrator
3 4 (9.76%) IT Support
3 4 (9.76%) IT Systems Administrator
3 4 (9.76%) Network Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Account Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Voice Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Voice Network Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) ADSI
2 1 (2.44%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Blog
1 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
1 6 (14.63%) User Experience
2 3 (7.32%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.44%) Acoustics
4 1 (2.44%) AS400
4 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.44%) iSeries
4 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Windows
2 8 (19.51%) Windows 10
3 7 (17.07%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.88%) Linux
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (2.44%) Unix
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) Digital Marketing
1 6 (14.63%) Programme Management
1 6 (14.63%) Service Delivery
2 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
2 5 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (9.76%) B2B
3 4 (9.76%) Contract Management
3 4 (9.76%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (9.76%) ITIL
3 4 (9.76%) Service Management
4 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.32%) Strategic Thinking
5 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.88%) Decision-Making
5 2 (4.88%) Email Filtering
5 2 (4.88%) High Availability
5 2 (4.88%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (4.88%) Network Design
5 2 (4.88%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) C++
2 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.88%) JNCIA
4 1 (2.44%) APMP
4 1 (2.44%) CCDA
4 1 (2.44%) CCIE
4 1 (2.44%) CCNA
4 1 (2.44%) CCNP
4 1 (2.44%) CEH
4 1 (2.44%) CISSP
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.44%) MCSA
4 1 (2.44%) MCSE
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.20%) Hyper-V
4 4 (9.76%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Nexpose
1 1 (2.44%) QRadar
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (24.39%) Sophos
3 6 (14.63%) SAP
3 6 (14.63%) VMware
4 3 (7.32%) Cisco
5 2 (4.88%) Juniper
6 1 (2.44%) Avaya
6 1 (2.44%) Brocade
6 1 (2.44%) Citrix
6 1 (2.44%) Ericsson
6 1 (2.44%) Forcepoint
6 1 (2.44%) IBM
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle
6 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.44%) Veeam