Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
England > East of England
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 83 98 76
Rank change year-on-year +15 -22 -1
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 225 305 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.44% 3.08% 3.70%
As % of the General category 10.10% 8.57% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 167 250 403
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -4.76%
10th Percentile £24,600 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%

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 2,228 3,557 4,516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 34.04% 35.95% 37.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,440 2,480 3,474
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,106 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.73% +4.76% +5.00%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 -3 77 £42,500 -22.73% 33
Hertfordshire +24 64 £35,000 -12.50% 20
Essex +13 46 £37,500 +20.00% 10
Bedfordshire +29 21 £60,000 +92.00% 3
Suffolk -1 15 £50,000 +40.85% 7
Norfolk - 2 £26,000 - 1
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 65 (28.89%) Finance
2 48 (21.33%) Electronics
3 42 (18.67%) Programme Management
4 41 (18.22%) Manufacturing
5 36 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
6 35 (15.56%) SAP
7 34 (15.11%) Marketing
8 32 (14.22%) Digital Marketing
8 32 (14.22%) Windows
8 32 (14.22%) Public Sector
9 29 (12.89%) Degree
10 28 (12.44%) Project Delivery
11 27 (12.00%) Active Directory
11 27 (12.00%) Wireless
12 26 (11.56%) Problem-Solving
13 24 (10.67%) Microsoft
13 24 (10.67%) Internet
13 24 (10.67%) C
13 24 (10.67%) SQL
14 23 (10.22%) VMware
15 21 (9.33%) Linux
15 21 (9.33%) Project Management
15 21 (9.33%) Git (software)
16 20 (8.89%) Service Delivery
16 20 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (8.00%) IT Strategy
18 16 (7.11%) Cisco
18 16 (7.11%) Python
18 16 (7.11%) Unix
19 15 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management

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 (1.78%) CMS
1 4 (1.78%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.33%) Confluence
3 2 (0.89%) nginx
3 2 (0.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.44%) Apache
4 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (5.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.22%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.78%) InfoPath
5 3 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.89%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.67%) AWS
2 14 (6.22%) GCP
3 11 (4.89%) Azure
4 9 (4.00%) AWS IoT
5 8 (3.56%) Office 365
6 4 (1.78%) SaaS
6 4 (1.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (1.33%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.44%) GitHub
8 1 (0.44%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 27 (12.00%) Wireless
2 24 (10.67%) Internet
3 12 (5.33%) LAN
3 12 (5.33%) TCP/IP
4 11 (4.89%) Bluetooth
4 11 (4.89%) VoIP
5 10 (4.44%) WAN
6 9 (4.00%) Unified Communications
7 7 (3.11%) 4G
7 7 (3.11%) BGP
7 7 (3.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 7 (3.11%) MPLS
7 7 (3.11%) OSPF
7 7 (3.11%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (2.67%) DNS
9 5 (2.22%) 2G
9 5 (2.22%) 3G
9 5 (2.22%) 5G
10 4 (1.78%) Intelligent Network
10 4 (1.78%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.44%) Big Data
1 10 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.22%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.78%) GIS
5 4 (1.78%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.78%) QGIS
5 4 (1.78%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.78%) TimesTen
6 3 (1.33%) MS Access
6 3 (1.33%) MySQL
6 3 (1.33%) Power BI
6 3 (1.33%) QlikView
6 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.89%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 21 (9.33%) Git (software)
2 14 (6.22%) JIRA
3 12 (5.33%) Jenkins
4 9 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (3.11%) Subversion
6 5 (2.22%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.78%) Artifactory
7 4 (1.78%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (1.78%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.33%) GitLab
8 3 (1.33%) Hudson
9 2 (0.89%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.89%) Postman
9 2 (0.89%) Selenium
9 2 (0.89%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.89%) TestRail
General
1 65 (28.89%) Finance
2 48 (21.33%) Electronics
3 41 (18.22%) Manufacturing
4 34 (15.11%) Marketing
5 32 (14.22%) Public Sector
6 13 (5.78%) Billing
7 12 (5.33%) Retail
8 6 (2.67%) Banking
9 2 (0.89%) Military
10 1 (0.44%) Law
10 1 (0.44%) Legal
10 1 (0.44%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 18 (8.00%) Developer
2 17 (7.56%) Analyst
3 14 (6.22%) Consultant
3 14 (6.22%) IT Manager
4 13 (5.78%) Embedded Engineer
5 12 (5.33%) Project Manager
5 12 (5.33%) Software Engineer
6 11 (4.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 11 (4.89%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 11 (4.89%) Support Analyst
7 10 (4.44%) Architect
7 10 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (4.00%) Network Engineer
8 9 (4.00%) Server Engineer
9 8 (3.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (3.56%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
9 8 (3.56%) Avaya Engineer
9 8 (3.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 8 (3.56%) Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.89%) .NET
2 8 (3.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (3.11%) .NET Framework
3 7 (3.11%) Entity Framework
3 7 (3.11%) LINQ
3 7 (3.11%) Unity DI Container
4 4 (1.78%) jQuery
5 3 (1.33%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.33%) CSS
5 3 (1.33%) HTML
5 3 (1.33%) Web Services
6 2 (0.89%) Backbone.js
6 2 (0.89%) Gherkin
6 2 (0.89%) REST
6 2 (0.89%) Swagger
7 1 (0.44%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.44%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.44%) Laravel
7 1 (0.44%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.44%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.78%) Clustering
2 13 (5.78%) Internet of Things
3 12 (5.33%) Fibre Optics
4 11 (4.89%) Embedded Systems
5 10 (4.44%) Data Centre
6 9 (4.00%) EMC VNX
7 7 (3.11%) Fat Client
7 7 (3.11%) Thin Client
8 6 (2.67%) Driving Licence
8 6 (2.67%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.67%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.78%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.78%) Smart City
10 3 (1.33%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.33%) PKI
11 2 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.89%) Media Streaming
11 2 (0.89%) Music Streaming
Operating Systems
1 32 (14.22%) Windows
2 21 (9.33%) Linux
3 16 (7.11%) Unix
4 15 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 10 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (4.00%) Android
6 9 (4.00%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.89%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.89%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.44%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (18.67%) Programme Management
2 36 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (14.22%) Digital Marketing
4 28 (12.44%) Project Delivery
5 26 (11.56%) Problem-Solving
6 21 (9.33%) Project Management
7 20 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (8.89%) Service Delivery
8 18 (8.00%) IT Strategy
9 15 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (6.22%) ITIL
10 14 (6.22%) Software Engineering
11 13 (5.78%) DevOps
11 13 (5.78%) OO
12 12 (5.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 12 (5.33%) Mentoring
12 12 (5.33%) Microservices
13 11 (4.89%) People Management
13 11 (4.89%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (4.89%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 24 (10.67%) C
1 24 (10.67%) SQL
2 16 (7.11%) Python
3 13 (5.78%) Embedded C
4 12 (5.33%) C#
4 12 (5.33%) C++
5 5 (2.22%) Apple Swift
5 5 (2.22%) Objective-C
6 4 (1.78%) Embedded C++
6 4 (1.78%) PHP
7 3 (1.33%) Java
7 3 (1.33%) MATLAB
7 3 (1.33%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.33%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.33%) VBA
8 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.44%) R
8 1 (0.44%) Ruby
8 1 (0.44%) Tcl
8 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (12.89%) Degree
2 11 (4.89%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (4.44%) CCNP
4 6 (2.67%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.22%) Master's Degree
6 4 (1.78%) CCNA
7 3 (1.33%) CCDP
7 3 (1.33%) CCIE
7 3 (1.33%) CCSP
7 3 (1.33%) CISSP
7 3 (1.33%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.33%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.89%) ISEB
8 2 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.44%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.44%) OCA
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.22%) SLA
2 6 (2.67%) ISO 20022
2 6 (2.67%) PSD2
2 6 (2.67%) SEPA
3 5 (2.22%) QA
4 4 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.44%) GDPR
5 1 (0.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.44%) NCSC
5 1 (0.44%) PMO
System Software
1 27 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.11%) Docker
3 4 (1.78%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.33%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.89%) Firmware
5 2 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.89%) XenApp
6 1 (0.44%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.33%) Ansible
3 2 (0.89%) NSN NetAct
3 2 (0.89%) Puppet
3 2 (0.89%) SCCM
4 1 (0.44%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.44%) Kibana
4 1 (0.44%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.44%) logstash
4 1 (0.44%) Netcool
4 1 (0.44%) PowerCLI
4 1 (0.44%) SCOM
4 1 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (15.56%) SAP
2 24 (10.67%) Microsoft
3 23 (10.22%) VMware
4 16 (7.11%) Cisco
5 13 (5.78%) Google
6 10 (4.44%) 3PAR
7 9 (4.00%) Avaya
7 9 (4.00%) EMC
7 9 (4.00%) Isilon
7 9 (4.00%) Oracle
7 9 (4.00%) Telstra
8 7 (3.11%) F5
8 7 (3.11%) Palo Alto
8 7 (3.11%) Wyse
9 6 (2.67%) Juniper
9 6 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (2.22%) Citrix
10 5 (2.22%) Panasonic
11 4 (1.78%) Openreach
12 3 (1.33%) MikroTik