The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
UK / England
Rank 76 48 57
Rank change year-on-year -28 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 2940 5052 4549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.73% 5.27% 4.63%
As % of the General category 9.22% 12.02% 10.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2369 3945 3238
Median salary £49,000 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.03% -3.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% -5.37%  

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 England with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 31890 42032 43251
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 40.45% 43.82% 44.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25857 34474 34400
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Telecoms
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in England

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in England over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in England

Telecoms
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the England region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -13 1233 £56,000 +1.81% 383
South East -29 684 £45,000 -10.00% 216
South West -28 287 £47,500 +11.76% 134
East of England -16 256 £40,000 -5.88% 93
North West -61 157 £45,000 +28.57% 92
Yorkshire -6 112 £40,000 - 46
West Midlands -38 107 £40,000 -6.43% 49
East Midlands +28 90 £52,500 +40.00% 36
North East -17 3 £31,000 -27.05% 16
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 England region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 2588 (38.57%) Finance
2 1633 (24.34%) Agile Software Development
3 1502 (22.38%) Banking
4 1102 (16.42%) Degree
5 1076 (16.04%) Marketing
6 1044 (15.56%) Java
7 941 (14.02%) Linux
8 907 (13.52%) Cisco
9 867 (12.92%) Windows
10 798 (11.89%) Project Management
11 781 (11.64%) JavaScript
12 726 (10.82%) Programme Management
13 705 (10.51%) SQL
14 703 (10.48%) Manufacturing
15 699 (10.42%) Microsoft
16 697 (10.39%) HTML
17 650 (9.69%) Electronics
18 641 (9.55%) Business Intelligence
19 638 (9.51%) E-Commerce
20 619 (9.23%) Cisco Certification
21 617 (9.20%) .NET
22 607 (9.05%) Retail
23 584 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
24 582 (8.67%) Python
25 573 (8.54%) SAP
26 561 (8.36%) Firewall
27 556 (8.29%) CSS
27 556 (8.29%) ITIL
27 556 (8.29%) C#
28 527 (7.85%) SAP Oil and Gas

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 203 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 114 (1.70%) Apache
2 114 (1.70%) JBoss
3 106 (1.58%) Tomcat
4 99 (1.48%) SharePoint
5 93 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 74 (1.10%) IIS
7 73 (1.09%) Skype for Business
8 68 (1.01%) Apache Spark
9 62 (0.92%) Confluence
9 62 (0.92%) Mule
10 61 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
11 53 (0.79%) CMS
12 52 (0.77%) WebSphere
13 51 (0.76%) Mule ESB
14 50 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
15 47 (0.70%) OpenStack
16 40 (0.60%) WebLogic
17 39 (0.58%) SAS
18 32 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 489 (7.29%) MS Excel
2 339 (5.05%) MS Office
3 104 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 98 (1.46%) MS Project
5 82 (1.22%) MS Visio
6 43 (0.64%) Photoshop
7 12 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 9 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 9 (0.13%) AutoCAD
9 7 (0.10%) InDesign
9 7 (0.10%) Mozilla Thunderbird
9 7 (0.10%) SOLIDWORKS
10 4 (0.060%) SPSS
11 3 (0.045%) Simulink
12 2 (0.030%) Camtasia
12 2 (0.030%) OmniGraffle
12 2 (0.030%) RoboHelp
12 2 (0.030%) S-PLUS
13 1 (0.015%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 527 (7.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 23 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 21 (0.31%) Magento
4 15 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
5 13 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
6 12 (0.18%) Eloqua
7 9 (0.13%) NetSuite
8 7 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
8 7 (0.10%) Sage 200
9 6 (0.089%) Unit4 Business World
9 6 (0.089%) Workfront
10 5 (0.075%) Oracle Applications
10 5 (0.075%) Oracle Payables
10 5 (0.075%) Sage X3
10 5 (0.075%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 4 (0.060%) Oracle EBS
11 4 (0.060%) Traffica
12 3 (0.045%) SAP FS
13 2 (0.030%) Temenos T24
13 2 (0.030%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 361 (5.38%) SaaS
2 352 (5.25%) Amazon AWS
3 150 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 105 (1.56%) Office 365
5 83 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
6 59 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
7 53 (0.79%) GitHub
8 52 (0.77%) IaaS
9 37 (0.55%) PaaS
10 27 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
11 24 (0.36%) Google Analytics
12 19 (0.28%) Amazon S3
13 13 (0.19%) Trello
14 11 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 11 (0.16%) Google App Engine
15 10 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 10 (0.15%) Heroku
16 9 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
16 9 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
17 8 (0.12%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 561 (8.36%) Firewall
2 505 (7.53%) WAN
3 477 (7.11%) LAN
4 382 (5.69%) VoIP
5 360 (5.37%) MPLS
6 349 (5.20%) Wireless
7 304 (4.53%) Internet
8 287 (4.28%) TCP/IP
9 285 (4.25%) VPN
10 278 (4.14%) BGP
11 238 (3.55%) DNS
12 217 (3.23%) OSPF
13 198 (2.95%) Broadband
13 198 (2.95%) Network Security
14 170 (2.53%) Ethernet
15 162 (2.41%) Unified Communications
16 158 (2.35%) DHCP
17 145 (2.16%) Wi-Fi
18 106 (1.58%) SAN
19 91 (1.36%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 465 (6.93%) SQL Server
2 348 (5.19%) Big Data
3 224 (3.34%) NoSQL
4 220 (3.28%) MySQL
5 155 (2.31%) MongoDB
6 99 (1.48%) Relational Database
7 91 (1.36%) Hadoop
8 80 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
9 63 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
10 59 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
11 57 (0.85%) MS Access
11 57 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
12 56 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 52 (0.77%) RDBMS
14 48 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
15 41 (0.61%) Oracle Database
15 41 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
16 33 (0.49%) DB2
17 31 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 28 (0.42%) Redis
Development Applications
1 263 (3.92%) Git (software)
2 241 (3.59%) JIRA
3 171 (2.55%) Jenkins
4 131 (1.95%) Subversion
5 125 (1.86%) Selenium
6 86 (1.28%) JUnit
7 77 (1.15%) Visual Studio
8 69 (1.03%) Maven
9 65 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 63 (0.94%) Cucumber
11 60 (0.89%) NUnit
12 53 (0.79%) gulp
13 48 (0.72%) Rhino Mocks
14 45 (0.67%) IntelliJ
15 38 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
16 32 (0.48%) LabVIEW
16 32 (0.48%) Moq
17 30 (0.45%) Grunt
18 29 (0.43%) WebDriver
19 27 (0.40%) SpecFlow
General
1 2588 (38.57%) Finance
2 1502 (22.38%) Banking
3 1076 (16.04%) Marketing
4 703 (10.48%) Manufacturing
5 650 (9.69%) Electronics
6 607 (9.05%) Retail
7 203 (3.03%) Billing
8 148 (2.21%) Games
9 98 (1.46%) Legal
10 92 (1.37%) Advertising
11 70 (1.04%) Law
12 56 (0.83%) Automotive
13 51 (0.76%) Aerospace
13 51 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
14 47 (0.70%) Back Office
15 41 (0.61%) Online Betting
16 36 (0.54%) Front Office
16 36 (0.54%) Investment Banking
17 28 (0.42%) Mandarin Language
18 27 (0.40%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1365 (20.34%) Developer
2 624 (9.30%) Analyst
3 472 (7.03%) Architect
4 388 (5.78%) Project Manager
5 383 (5.71%) Network Engineer
6 373 (5.56%) Consultant
7 371 (5.53%) Java Developer
8 263 (3.92%) .NET Developer
8 263 (3.92%) C# Developer
9 254 (3.79%) Senior Developer
10 214 (3.19%) Support Engineer
11 199 (2.97%) Solutions Architect
12 189 (2.82%) JavaScript Developer
13 176 (2.62%) C# .NET Developer
14 160 (2.38%) Business Analyst
15 159 (2.37%) Senior Manager
16 155 (2.31%) Software Developer
17 154 (2.30%) Software Engineer
18 152 (2.27%) C++ Developer
19 151 (2.25%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 697 (10.39%) HTML
2 617 (9.20%) .NET
3 556 (8.29%) CSS
4 402 (5.99%) AngularJS
5 284 (4.23%) XML
6 251 (3.74%) Web Services
7 238 (3.55%) Spring
8 215 (3.20%) HTML5
9 199 (2.97%) REST
10 196 (2.92%) ASP.NET
11 189 (2.82%) jQuery
12 181 (2.70%) React
13 176 (2.62%) SOAP
14 150 (2.24%) RESTful
15 144 (2.15%) JSON
16 142 (2.12%) CSS3
17 122 (1.82%) Hibernate
18 109 (1.62%) Node.js
19 106 (1.58%) ASP.NET MVC
19 106 (1.58%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 512 (7.63%) Computer Science
2 477 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
3 463 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 290 (4.32%) Client/Server
5 181 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
6 173 (2.58%) Management Information System
7 155 (2.31%) User Experience
8 119 (1.77%) Mobile App
9 111 (1.65%) Fintech
10 100 (1.49%) Driving Licence
11 92 (1.37%) Algorithms
12 75 (1.12%) Virtual Team
13 55 (0.82%) Social Media
14 54 (0.80%) Smartphone
15 50 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
16 44 (0.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 44 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
17 43 (0.64%) Handset
18 42 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
18 42 (0.63%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 941 (14.02%) Linux
2 867 (12.92%) Windows
3 329 (4.90%) Unix
4 272 (4.05%) Windows Server
5 172 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 151 (2.25%) Android
7 141 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 137 (2.04%) Apple iOS
9 124 (1.85%) Windows 7
10 71 (1.06%) CentOS
11 69 (1.03%) Windows 10
12 54 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 45 (0.67%) Windows 8
14 41 (0.61%) Solaris
15 34 (0.51%) Windows XP
16 31 (0.46%) Ubuntu
17 30 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
18 25 (0.37%) Mac OS
19 23 (0.34%) VxWorks
20 19 (0.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1633 (24.34%) Agile Software Development
2 798 (11.89%) Project Management
3 726 (10.82%) Programme Management
4 641 (9.55%) Business Intelligence
5 638 (9.51%) E-Commerce
6 584 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
7 556 (8.29%) ITIL
8 504 (7.51%) Software Engineering
9 485 (7.23%) Scrum
10 423 (6.30%) Stakeholder Management
11 394 (5.87%) TDD
12 346 (5.16%) Presales
13 343 (5.11%) MVC
14 317 (4.72%) CRM
15 278 (4.14%) OO
16 275 (4.10%) PRINCE2
17 251 (3.74%) Business Development
18 242 (3.61%) DevOps
19 237 (3.53%) Service Delivery
20 233 (3.47%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1044 (15.56%) Java
2 781 (11.64%) JavaScript
3 705 (10.51%) SQL
4 582 (8.67%) Python
5 556 (8.29%) C#
6 505 (7.53%) C++
7 368 (5.48%) C
8 197 (2.94%) Perl
9 186 (2.77%) PHP
10 156 (2.32%) Bash Shell
11 140 (2.09%) Ruby
12 96 (1.43%) PowerShell
13 71 (1.06%) MATLAB
14 66 (0.98%) Shell Script
15 63 (0.94%) VB.NET
16 60 (0.89%) T-SQL
17 57 (0.85%) Scala
18 54 (0.80%) Objective-C
19 47 (0.70%) VBA
20 43 (0.64%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 1102 (16.42%) Degree
2 619 (9.23%) Cisco Certification
3 410 (6.11%) CCNP
4 298 (4.44%) Security Cleared
5 288 (4.29%) CCNA
6 129 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 112 (1.67%) SC Cleared
8 95 (1.42%) CCIE
9 94 (1.40%) ISEB
10 89 (1.33%) PMP
11 86 (1.28%) MCSE
12 84 (1.25%) PhD
13 83 (1.24%) CISSP
14 82 (1.22%) DV Cleared
15 70 (1.04%) PMI Certification
16 66 (0.98%) MCP
17 64 (0.95%) JNCIA
18 63 (0.94%) ISTQB
19 57 (0.85%) MBA
20 54 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 285 (4.25%) SLA
2 222 (3.31%) QA
3 118 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 112 (1.67%) PMO
5 64 (0.95%) PCI DSS
6 30 (0.45%) ISO 9001
7 26 (0.39%) ISO 14001
8 25 (0.37%) Data Quality
9 23 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials
10 19 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 9 (0.13%) COBIT
12 8 (0.12%) PMBOK
13 7 (0.10%) MiFID
14 6 (0.089%) ISO27002
15 5 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 4 (0.060%) Actionable Recommendations
16 4 (0.060%) GDPR
17 3 (0.045%) FISMA
17 3 (0.045%) ISO 14000
17 3 (0.045%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 357 (5.32%) Active Directory
2 273 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 110 (1.64%) Hyper-V
4 108 (1.61%) Docker
5 83 (1.24%) vSphere
6 58 (0.86%) XenApp
7 49 (0.73%) KVM
8 41 (0.61%) XenDesktop
9 40 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
10 27 (0.40%) Firmware
11 23 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
12 22 (0.33%) VMware ESX
13 17 (0.25%) OpenSIPS
14 15 (0.22%) Kamailio
15 13 (0.19%) NFS
15 13 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
16 12 (0.18%) Terminal Services
17 10 (0.15%) Xen
18 9 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
18 9 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 152 (2.27%) Puppet
2 131 (1.95%) Ansible
3 119 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
4 91 (1.36%) SCCM
5 83 (1.24%) Nagios
6 67 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
7 37 (0.55%) Cisco UCCX
8 31 (0.46%) WSUS
9 30 (0.45%) Terraform
10 29 (0.43%) Nessus
11 28 (0.42%) Cisco UCCE
11 28 (0.42%) Nmap
12 26 (0.39%) Cacti
12 26 (0.39%) Kubernetes
13 24 (0.36%) SCOM
14 18 (0.27%) Cisco Prime
15 15 (0.22%) Packer
15 15 (0.22%) Salt
16 14 (0.21%) OpenVAS
17 12 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 907 (13.52%) Cisco
2 699 (10.42%) Microsoft
3 573 (8.54%) SAP
4 415 (6.18%) VMware
5 326 (4.86%) Oracle
6 264 (3.93%) Juniper
7 147 (2.19%) HP
8 139 (2.07%) Avaya
9 126 (1.88%) Red Hat
10 119 (1.77%) Citrix
11 116 (1.73%) Google
12 110 (1.64%) Mitel
13 107 (1.59%) F5
14 93 (1.39%) Apple
15 90 (1.34%) Huawei
16 84 (1.25%) CheckPoint
17 81 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
18 79 (1.18%) IBM
19 63 (0.94%) Palo Alto
20 57 (0.85%) NetApp
West Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension, shares, bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Salary review every 6 months + ben
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + outstanding benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Kent
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Cheapside DT
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum plus bonus, on call allowance and pe
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £450000.00 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + up to 25% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
IntaPeople
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, pension, flexi hours
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago