Period
to

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 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
England > East of England
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 171 108 79
Rank change year-on-year -63 -29 +25
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 129 103 125
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.72% 2.26% 3.45%
As % of the General category 2.53% 3.86% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 65 82 110
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,500 £24,900
25th Percentile £40,750 £32,000 £32,425
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +17.65% - -5.56%
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £63,150 £72,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £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 5,107 2,669 1,992
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 68.09% 58.57% 54.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,832 1,344 1,439
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £47,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +6.38% +4.44%
75th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £79,625 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +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 2 July 2022.

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 2 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire -37 43 £57,500 +27.78% 10
Essex -30 32 £43,500 -9.38% 9
Cambridgeshire -58 32 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Suffolk -17 14 £52,500 +72.13% 5
Bedfordshire -12 7 £60,000 +87.50% 2
Norfolk +2 1 £52,500 +23.53% 4
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, 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 61 (47.29%) Social Skills
2 48 (37.21%) Windows
3 38 (29.46%) Degree
4 33 (25.58%) Linux
5 32 (24.81%) Analytical Skills
6 30 (23.26%) Data Centre
7 28 (21.71%) Python
8 27 (20.93%) Physics
8 27 (20.93%) Security Cleared
9 25 (19.38%) SC Cleared
9 25 (19.38%) C
10 24 (18.60%) ITIL
10 24 (18.60%) Wireless
11 23 (17.83%) Software Testing
11 23 (17.83%) Electronics
12 22 (17.05%) Microsoft
12 22 (17.05%) Citrix
13 21 (16.28%) VMware
13 21 (16.28%) Computer Science
13 21 (16.28%) Apple iOS
14 20 (15.50%) VMware Infrastructure
14 20 (15.50%) Test Planning
14 20 (15.50%) Cisco
15 19 (14.73%) Automotive
15 19 (14.73%) Test Scripting
16 18 (13.95%) Games
17 17 (13.18%) Finance
17 17 (13.18%) Mathematics
17 17 (13.18%) Microsoft Office
17 17 (13.18%) Azure

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 8 (6.20%) Apache
1 8 (6.20%) IIS
2 2 (1.55%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.55%) CMS
3 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (13.18%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (4.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.18%) Azure
2 11 (8.53%) Microsoft 365
3 10 (7.75%) AWS
4 7 (5.43%) SaaS
5 5 (3.88%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (3.10%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (2.33%) GCP
8 2 (1.55%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.55%) Dropbox
8 2 (1.55%) Power Platform
8 2 (1.55%) Slack
9 1 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.78%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 24 (18.60%) Wireless
2 13 (10.08%) VoIP
3 12 (9.30%) LAN
4 11 (8.53%) DNS
4 11 (8.53%) WAN
5 8 (6.20%) Firewall
6 7 (5.43%) GPON
6 7 (5.43%) VPN
7 6 (4.65%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (3.88%) Broadband
8 5 (3.88%) TCP/IP
9 4 (3.10%) DHCP
9 4 (3.10%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (3.10%) IP Telephony
9 4 (3.10%) NetScaler
10 3 (2.33%) PBX
10 3 (2.33%) RTP
10 3 (2.33%) STUN
11 2 (1.55%) HTTP
11 2 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.65%) GIS
1 6 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.33%) MySQL
2 3 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.55%) Amazon Aurora
3 2 (1.55%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (1.55%) Big Data
3 2 (1.55%) Informix
3 2 (1.55%) Metadata
3 2 (1.55%) Power BI
3 2 (1.55%) Tableau
4 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.65%) JIRA
2 4 (3.10%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.10%) Selenium
3 3 (2.33%) Appium
3 3 (2.33%) JMeter
3 3 (2.33%) Ranorex
3 3 (2.33%) Xcode
4 2 (1.55%) Gerrit
4 2 (1.55%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.55%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.78%) GitLab
5 1 (0.78%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.78%) Postman
5 1 (0.78%) Robot Framework
5 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 61 (47.29%) Social Skills
2 32 (24.81%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (17.83%) Electronics
4 19 (14.73%) Automotive
5 18 (13.95%) Games
6 17 (13.18%) Finance
7 12 (9.30%) Banking
8 9 (6.98%) Marketing
9 8 (6.20%) Public Sector
10 7 (5.43%) Aerospace
10 7 (5.43%) Legal
10 7 (5.43%) Multimedia
11 6 (4.65%) Manufacturing
12 5 (3.88%) Military
13 4 (3.10%) Back Office
13 4 (3.10%) Law
14 3 (2.33%) Documentation Skills
14 3 (2.33%) Mandarin Language
15 2 (1.55%) Brand Awareness
15 2 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (6.98%) Project Manager
3 8 (6.20%) Network Engineer
3 8 (6.20%) Telecoms Manager
4 7 (5.43%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (5.43%) Design Engineer
4 7 (5.43%) RF Design Engineer
4 7 (5.43%) RF Engineer
5 6 (4.65%) Azure Engineer
5 6 (4.65%) Digital Design Engineer
5 6 (4.65%) Digital Hardware Engineer
5 6 (4.65%) Electronics Engineer
5 6 (4.65%) Hardware Design Engineer
5 6 (4.65%) Hardware Engineer
5 6 (4.65%) Server Engineer
5 6 (4.65%) Test Engineer
5 6 (4.65%) VMware Engineer
5 6 (4.65%) Windows Engineer
5 6 (4.65%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (4.65%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.43%) Web Services
2 3 (2.33%) LDAP
2 3 (2.33%) Spring
2 3 (2.33%) Spring Boot
2 3 (2.33%) WebRTC
3 2 (1.55%) Kafka
3 2 (1.55%) Node.js
3 2 (1.55%) PySpark
3 2 (1.55%) REST
4 1 (0.78%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.78%) OpenCL
4 1 (0.78%) OpenGL
4 1 (0.78%) OpenVINO
4 1 (0.78%) React
4 1 (0.78%) React Native
4 1 (0.78%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.78%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 30 (23.26%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.53%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (7.75%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.20%) Algorithms
5 7 (5.43%) Analytical Mindset
6 6 (4.65%) VHDL
7 4 (3.10%) Driving Licence
8 3 (2.33%) Smart Meter
9 2 (1.55%) Blog
9 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.55%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.55%) IVR
9 2 (1.55%) Optoelectronics
9 2 (1.55%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.78%) Cyberattack
10 1 (0.78%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.78%) PCIe
10 1 (0.78%) PKI
10 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (37.21%) Windows
2 33 (25.58%) Linux
3 21 (16.28%) Apple iOS
4 13 (10.08%) Windows Server
5 11 (8.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.65%) Windows Server 2016
7 4 (3.10%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.55%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.55%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.78%) OpenWrt
9 1 (0.78%) Unix
9 1 (0.78%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.93%) Physics
2 24 (18.60%) ITIL
3 23 (17.83%) Software Testing
4 21 (16.28%) Computer Science
5 20 (15.50%) Test Planning
6 19 (14.73%) Test Scripting
7 17 (13.18%) Mathematics
8 16 (12.40%) Agile
9 15 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (10.85%) Decision-Making
11 13 (10.08%) Project Management
11 13 (10.08%) Validation
12 12 (9.30%) CAD
12 12 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (9.30%) Service Delivery
13 11 (8.53%) Business Continuity
13 11 (8.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 11 (8.53%) Project Delivery
13 11 (8.53%) Test Strategy
14 10 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (21.71%) Python
2 25 (19.38%) C
3 10 (7.75%) PowerShell
4 7 (5.43%) MATLAB
5 6 (4.65%) Java
5 6 (4.65%) Shell Script
5 6 (4.65%) SQL
6 5 (3.88%) C++
6 5 (3.88%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.33%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.55%) Bash
8 2 (1.55%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.78%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.78%) AppleScript
9 1 (0.78%) C#
9 1 (0.78%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 38 (29.46%) Degree
2 27 (20.93%) Security Cleared
3 25 (19.38%) SC Cleared
4 13 (10.08%) BPSS Clearance
4 13 (10.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (8.53%) MCSE
6 8 (6.20%) DV Cleared
7 7 (5.43%) CCNP
7 7 (5.43%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (5.43%) CISSP
7 7 (5.43%) MCSA
8 6 (4.65%) CCNA
8 6 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (2.33%) Master's Degree
9 3 (2.33%) PhD
9 3 (2.33%) PMI Certification
9 3 (2.33%) PMP
10 2 (1.55%) A+ Certification
10 2 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (1.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.88%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (3.88%) QA
2 5 (3.88%) SLA
3 3 (2.33%) PMO
4 2 (1.55%) GDPR
4 2 (1.55%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.78%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.78%) GRC
System Software
1 20 (15.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (12.40%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.65%) Hyper-V
3 6 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (4.65%) vSphere
3 6 (4.65%) XenDesktop
4 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (3.88%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (2.33%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (1.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (10.08%) SCCM
2 6 (4.65%) SCOM
3 5 (3.88%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.55%) Grafana
4 2 (1.55%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.78%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.78%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 22 (17.05%) Citrix
1 22 (17.05%) Microsoft
2 21 (16.28%) VMware
3 20 (15.50%) Cisco
4 10 (7.75%) Avaya
5 7 (5.43%) Genesys
5 7 (5.43%) HP
5 7 (5.43%) Meraki
6 6 (4.65%) Brocade
6 6 (4.65%) Computacenter
6 6 (4.65%) Oracle
7 5 (3.88%) Palo Alto
7 5 (3.88%) SAP
8 3 (2.33%) Google
8 3 (2.33%) Sonus
9 2 (1.55%) BT
9 2 (1.55%) HubSpot
9 2 (1.55%) Pardot
9 2 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.55%) Splunk