Period
to 19 July 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 80 52
Rank change year-on-year +43 -28 +34
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 39 24 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 5.10% 1.68% 4.63%
As % of the General category 13.59% 4.20% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 34 10 61
Essex median annual salary £38,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.92% +18.18% -21.43%
10th Percentile £27,061 £27,025 £16,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £42,550 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -5.88%

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 Essex with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 287 572 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 37.57% 40.11% 37.79%
Number of salaries quoted 206 462 565
Essex median annual salary £39,480 £46,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.18% +6.98% -4.44%
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £72,500 £68,250
East of England median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -5.26%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Essex

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in Essex

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Essex over the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Essex

Telecoms
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Essex region over the 6 months to 19 July 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
Southend-on-Sea - 25 £38,000 - 1
Colchester - 5 £27,879 - 1
Brentwood +7 2 £50,000 -
Harlow +7 1 - -
Telecoms
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 Essex region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 17 (43.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (43.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 14 (35.90%) Degree
4 10 (25.64%) Project Management
5 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
6 8 (20.51%) Commercial Awareness
6 8 (20.51%) Driving Licence
6 8 (20.51%) Data Quality
6 8 (20.51%) Fibre Optics
7 6 (15.38%) Technical Leadership
7 6 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (12.82%) Strategic Planning
8 5 (12.82%) Matrix Management
8 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (12.82%) Information Assurance
8 5 (12.82%) DNS
8 5 (12.82%) ITIL
8 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
8 5 (12.82%) Quality Management
8 5 (12.82%) GIS
8 5 (12.82%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (12.82%) Ethernet
9 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
9 4 (10.26%) Windows
9 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
9 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
9 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
9 4 (10.26%) SCCM
9 4 (10.26%) Management Information System

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft Excel
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.56%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) DNS
1 5 (12.82%) Ethernet
1 5 (12.82%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (7.69%) DHCP
3 2 (5.13%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.56%) BGP
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.56%) Firewall
4 1 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.56%) IPsec
4 1 (2.56%) LAN
4 1 (2.56%) Network Security
4 1 (2.56%) NX-OS
4 1 (2.56%) OSPF
4 1 (2.56%) VoIP
4 1 (2.56%) VPN
4 1 (2.56%) WAN
4 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) GIS
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) JUnit
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.69%) Electronics
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
1 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 3 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Project Supervisor
2 8 (20.51%) Network Planner
3 5 (12.82%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (12.82%) Network Technician
3 5 (12.82%) Telecoms Technician
4 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Server Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Server Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.56%) DBA
7 1 (2.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior SQL DBA
7 1 (2.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
1 3 (7.69%) HTML
2 2 (5.13%) XML
3 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.56%) Backbone.js
3 1 (2.56%) CSS
3 1 (2.56%) GWT
3 1 (2.56%) jQuery
3 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Driving Licence
1 8 (20.51%) Fibre Optics
2 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Android
2 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Project Management
2 8 (20.51%) Commercial Awareness
3 6 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (15.38%) Technical Leadership
4 5 (12.82%) Information Assurance
4 5 (12.82%) ITIL
4 5 (12.82%) Matrix Management
4 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
4 5 (12.82%) Quality Management
4 5 (12.82%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (7.69%) Change Control
6 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.69%) Decision-Making
6 3 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.69%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.69%) C
2 3 (7.69%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) C#
3 2 (5.13%) C++
3 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.13%) PHP
3 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Degree
2 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) CCIE
4 1 (2.56%) CEH
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.56%) CISSP
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.69%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (2.56%) BitLocker
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.56%) vSphere
3 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) SCCM
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.56%) PowerCLI
3 1 (2.56%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) VMware
3 3 (7.69%) SAP
3 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
4 2 (5.13%) Brocade
5 1 (2.56%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix
5 1 (2.56%) HP
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle