Period
to 25 May 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 142 130 123
Rank change year-on-year -12 -7 -29
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 19 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.72% 0.53% 0.59%
As % of the General category 2.05% 1.67% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 13
Edinburgh median annual salary £57,500 £40,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.75% -14.89% -6.00%
10th Percentile £42,000 £32,900 £28,050
90th Percentile £130,000 £61,625 £87,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% -22.68%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 926 839 992
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 35.25% 31.82% 45.07%
Number of salaries quoted 590 545 668
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £73,750
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £48,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -2.06% +5.43% +2.22%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Edinburgh

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Telecoms in Edinburgh

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 16 (84.21%) Manufacturing
2 15 (78.95%) Finance
3 14 (73.68%) Electronics
4 13 (68.42%) Programme Management
4 13 (68.42%) Marketing
4 13 (68.42%) SAP
4 13 (68.42%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (68.42%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
5 6 (31.58%) SDLC
5 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
5 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (31.58%) Retail
6 5 (26.32%) Line Management
6 5 (26.32%) Data Structures
6 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
6 5 (26.32%) R
6 5 (26.32%) Low Latency
7 4 (21.05%) Degree
7 4 (21.05%) User Experience
7 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (21.05%) Advertising
7 4 (21.05%) Publishing
7 4 (21.05%) Linux
8 3 (15.79%) C#
8 3 (15.79%) HTML
8 3 (15.79%) LAN
8 3 (15.79%) WLAN
8 3 (15.79%) WAN

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) BGP
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco ISE
1 3 (15.79%) DHCP
1 3 (15.79%) GoToMeeting
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
1 3 (15.79%) LAN
1 3 (15.79%) MPLS
1 3 (15.79%) Skype
1 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
1 3 (15.79%) VPN
1 3 (15.79%) WAN
1 3 (15.79%) WebEx
1 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (15.79%) Wireless
1 3 (15.79%) WLAN
2 1 (5.26%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (84.21%) Manufacturing
2 15 (78.95%) Finance
3 14 (73.68%) Electronics
4 13 (68.42%) Marketing
5 6 (31.58%) Retail
6 4 (21.05%) Advertising
6 4 (21.05%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Software Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Development Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Software Development Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) LAN Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) WAN Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Wireless Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Data Insight Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Insight Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Insight Data Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Programme Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Insight Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Business Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
1 5 (26.32%) Data Structures
2 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) User Experience
3 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) Digital Marketing
1 13 (68.42%) Programme Management
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (31.58%) SDLC
2 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
2 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
3 5 (26.32%) Line Management
3 5 (26.32%) Low Latency
4 3 (15.79%) Analytics
4 3 (15.79%) Information Security
4 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
4 3 (15.79%) Network Design
4 3 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (15.79%) OO
4 3 (15.79%) Physics
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) R
2 3 (15.79%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) CCIE
2 3 (15.79%) CCNP
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) SAP
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco
2 3 (15.79%) HP
2 3 (15.79%) Infoblox
2 3 (15.79%) ProCurve
2 3 (15.79%) Riverbed
2 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
2 3 (15.79%) Splunk
3 2 (10.53%) Tableau
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat