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 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 65 48
Rank change year-on-year -22 -17  
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 5 31 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.45% 2.39% 4.08%
As % of the General category 1.06% 4.35% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 48
Median salary £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.80% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £41,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £127,100 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -10.52%  

Telecoms is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 471 713 737
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 42.70% 54.97% 53.72%
Number of salaries quoted 323 425 411
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Telecoms as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 4 (25.00%) Cisco
1 4 (25.00%) Firmware
1 4 (25.00%) 3G
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
1 4 (25.00%) Wireless
1 4 (25.00%) 4G
1 4 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 4 (25.00%) 5G
2 3 (18.75%) WAN
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) CCNP
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
3 2 (12.50%) F5
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile Banking

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:

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) 3G
1 4 (25.00%) 4G
1 4 (25.00%) 5G
1 4 (25.00%) Wireless
2 3 (18.75%) WAN
3 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
3 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Billing
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Architect
1 3 (18.75%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (18.75%) Lead Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Java Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Java Solutions Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms Manager
2 2 (12.50%) TOGAF Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Audit Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Deployment Team Leader
3 1 (6.25%) Digital Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Lead Software Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Project Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) ASIC
3 1 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (6.25%) Handset
3 1 (6.25%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
1 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
1 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
2 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (6.25%) IT Audit
2 1 (6.25%) Line Management
2 1 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (6.25%) Physics
2 1 (6.25%) Programme Governance
2 1 (6.25%) Project Management
2 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
2 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.25%) Service Management
2 1 (6.25%) Signal Processing
2 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
2 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCNP
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCDP
2 1 (6.25%) CCMSE
2 1 (6.25%) CCSA
2 1 (6.25%) CCSE
2 1 (6.25%) CCSM
2 1 (6.25%) CISA
2 1 (6.25%) CISSP
2 1 (6.25%) CRISC
2 1 (6.25%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Firmware
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
2 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 2 (12.50%) F5
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (6.25%) Ciena
3 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Huawei
3 1 (6.25%) Intel Security
3 1 (6.25%) Mitel
3 1 (6.25%) Nokia
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Tellabs
3 1 (6.25%) WatchGuard
Edinburgh
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago