Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 56 81
Rank change year-on-year -8 +25 -25
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 38 66 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.00% 4.23% 2.57%
As % of the General category 7.97% 11.02% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 26 38 38
Essex median annual salary £31,250 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% -7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,406 £18,750 £20,775
90th Percentile £56,875 £45,500 £53,250
East of England median annual salary £38,916 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.08% -9.41% +6.25%

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 477 599 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 37.65% 38.37% 41.35%
Number of salaries quoted 372 476 684
Essex median annual salary £42,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%

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 16 October 2018.

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 16 October 2018. 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
Basildon -3 8 £55,000 -
Braintree - 4 - -
Brentwood +11 3 £28,000 - 2
Colchester +7 3 £27,879 -16.78% 1
Chelmsford +6 3 £38,916 +11.19%
Saffron Walden - 3 £19,500 -
Harlow - 1 £28,000 - 4
Telecoms
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, 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 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
1 14 (36.84%) Firewall
2 12 (31.58%) VMware
2 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 11 (28.95%) Cisco
4 10 (26.32%) SQL
4 10 (26.32%) Windows
5 9 (23.68%) ITIL
6 8 (21.05%) Finance
6 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (21.05%) Marketing
6 8 (21.05%) Degree
7 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (18.42%) Citrix
8 6 (15.79%) SAN
8 6 (15.79%) SAP
8 6 (15.79%) ADSI
8 6 (15.79%) Programme Management
8 6 (15.79%) Manufacturing
8 6 (15.79%) Electronics
8 6 (15.79%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (15.79%) XenApp
8 6 (15.79%) vSphere
8 6 (15.79%) High Availability
9 5 (13.16%) Windows 8
9 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (13.16%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (13.16%) Brand Awareness
9 5 (13.16%) Windows 10

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 2 (5.26%) Mule
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) Firewall
2 6 (15.79%) SAN
3 5 (13.16%) iSCSI
3 5 (13.16%) LAN
3 5 (13.16%) NAS
4 4 (10.53%) WAN
5 3 (7.89%) Ethernet
5 3 (7.89%) IP Telephony
5 3 (7.89%) Wireless
6 2 (5.26%) Internet
7 1 (2.63%) Broadband
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco Firepower
7 1 (2.63%) PABX
7 1 (2.63%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Maven
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
1 8 (21.05%) Marketing
2 6 (15.79%) Electronics
2 6 (15.79%) Manufacturing
3 5 (13.16%) Back Office
3 5 (13.16%) Brand Awareness
4 2 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.63%) Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Billing
5 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (15.79%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (15.79%) IT Manager
2 6 (15.79%) Telecoms Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Coordinator
3 5 (13.16%) Resource Coordinator
4 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Systems Support
4 4 (10.53%) Systems Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Network Technician
5 3 (7.89%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) ADSI
2 2 (5.26%) Apache Camel
2 2 (5.26%) Middleware
2 2 (5.26%) RESTful
2 2 (5.26%) SOAP
2 2 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) JSON
3 1 (2.63%) Swagger
3 1 (2.63%) WireMock
3 1 (2.63%) XML
3 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Replication
2 4 (10.53%) Clustering
2 4 (10.53%) EMC VNX
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.89%) Driving Licence
3 3 (7.89%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (5.26%) LIMS
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Windows 10
2 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
2 5 (13.16%) Windows 8
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) ITIL
2 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (15.79%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (15.79%) High Availability
4 6 (15.79%) Programme Management
5 5 (13.16%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (7.89%) ITIL V3
7 3 (7.89%) Supplier Management
7 3 (7.89%) Task Automation
8 2 (5.26%) SOA
8 2 (5.26%) TDD
9 1 (2.63%) Change Control
9 1 (2.63%) Change Management
9 1 (2.63%) Data Privacy
9 1 (2.63%) Information Governance
9 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
9 1 (2.63%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (2.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (10.53%) CCNA
4 1 (2.63%) CCNP
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.63%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.79%) vSphere
2 6 (15.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
1 12 (31.58%) VMware
2 11 (28.95%) Cisco
3 7 (18.42%) Citrix
4 6 (15.79%) SAP
5 5 (13.16%) Veeam
6 4 (10.53%) 3PAR
6 4 (10.53%) EMC
6 4 (10.53%) Isilon
7 3 (7.89%) Oracle
8 2 (5.26%) Openreach
8 2 (5.26%) WSO2
9 1 (2.63%) Palo Alto
9 1 (2.63%) Talend