Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 86 86
Rank change year-on-year +35 0 -20
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 47 31 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 4.04% 2.21% 2.41%
As % of the General category 12.02% 5.54% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 33 21 29
Essex median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - -14.11%
10th Percentile £23,012 £26,250 £18,900
90th Percentile £61,500 £72,500 £50,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +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 391 560 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 33.65% 39.89% 43.03%
Number of salaries quoted 278 453 667
Essex median annual salary £41,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.63% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,375 £70,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.06% -1.05% +3.26%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 0 11 £52,500 -
Colchester +14 5 £27,879 -49.31% 3
Braintree - 4 - -
Saffron Walden +4 3 £19,500 -67.50% 1
Chelmsford +1 3 £38,916 +19.74% 1
Harlow - 3 £28,000 - 5
Brentwood - 2 £28,000 - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £70,000 -
Telecoms
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 24 (51.06%) Firewall
2 19 (40.43%) Cisco
3 17 (36.17%) Active Directory
4 15 (31.91%) VMware
4 15 (31.91%) Degree
5 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
6 11 (23.40%) ITIL
7 10 (21.28%) Citrix
7 10 (21.28%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (19.15%) XenApp
8 9 (19.15%) SAN
8 9 (19.15%) SQL
8 9 (19.15%) Windows
9 8 (17.02%) WAN
9 8 (17.02%) LAN
9 8 (17.02%) Finance
9 8 (17.02%) Marketing
9 8 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (14.89%) vSphere
10 7 (14.89%) High Availability
10 7 (14.89%) Wireless
11 6 (12.77%) CISSP
11 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
11 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
11 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (12.77%) Intrusion Detection
12 5 (10.64%) Mathematics
12 5 (10.64%) Digital Marketing

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 (2.13%) Mule
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 24 (51.06%) Firewall
2 9 (19.15%) SAN
3 8 (17.02%) LAN
3 8 (17.02%) WAN
4 7 (14.89%) Wireless
5 6 (12.77%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (10.64%) Ethernet
7 4 (8.51%) BGP
7 4 (8.51%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (8.51%) DNS
7 4 (8.51%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (8.51%) IPsec
7 4 (8.51%) iSCSI
7 4 (8.51%) NAS
7 4 (8.51%) NX-OS
7 4 (8.51%) OSPF
7 4 (8.51%) VoIP
7 4 (8.51%) VPN
8 3 (6.38%) IP Telephony
9 2 (4.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (2.13%) GIS
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
1 8 (17.02%) Marketing
2 5 (10.64%) Electronics
2 5 (10.64%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.51%) Back Office
3 4 (8.51%) Brand Awareness
4 2 (4.26%) Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (14.89%) Telecoms Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (10.64%) IT Manager
3 5 (10.64%) Network Technician
3 5 (10.64%) Telecoms Technician
4 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Coordinator
4 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Support
4 4 (8.51%) Lead Network Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Mobile Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Network Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Resource Coordinator
4 4 (8.51%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) ADSI
2 1 (2.13%) Apache Camel
2 1 (2.13%) Middleware
2 1 (2.13%) RESTful
2 1 (2.13%) SOAP
2 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Driving Licence
2 4 (8.51%) Clustering
2 4 (8.51%) EMC VNX
2 4 (8.51%) Replication
3 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.26%) LIMS
4 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.26%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Windows
2 4 (8.51%) Windows 10
2 4 (8.51%) Windows 7
2 4 (8.51%) Windows 8
2 4 (8.51%) Windows Server
2 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) ITIL
2 8 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (14.89%) High Availability
4 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (10.64%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (10.64%) Mathematics
5 5 (10.64%) Programme Management
6 4 (8.51%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (8.51%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (8.51%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.51%) Technical Leadership
6 4 (8.51%) TOGAF
7 3 (6.38%) ITIL V3
7 3 (6.38%) Security Patching
7 3 (6.38%) Supplier Management
7 3 (6.38%) Task Automation
8 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.15%) SQL
2 4 (8.51%) C
3 2 (4.26%) Perl
3 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.26%) Python
4 1 (2.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (31.91%) Degree
2 10 (21.28%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (12.77%) CISSP
3 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
4 4 (8.51%) CCIE
4 4 (8.51%) CCNA
4 4 (8.51%) CEH
5 3 (6.38%) MCSE
5 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.26%) CCNP
6 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.13%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) GPG13
1 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.26%) NIST 800
2 1 (2.13%) PMO
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (36.17%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (19.15%) XenApp
3 7 (14.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) EnCase
1 2 (4.26%) Nexpose
1 2 (4.26%) QRadar
2 1 (2.13%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) Cisco
2 15 (31.91%) VMware
3 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
4 10 (21.28%) Citrix
5 5 (10.64%) SAP
6 4 (8.51%) 3PAR
6 4 (8.51%) Brocade
6 4 (8.51%) EMC
6 4 (8.51%) Isilon
6 4 (8.51%) Veeam
7 2 (4.26%) Becrypt
7 2 (4.26%) Juniper
7 2 (4.26%) Openreach
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle
7 2 (4.26%) Splunk
8 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.13%) Talend
8 1 (2.13%) WSO2