Period
to 14 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 55 66
Rank change year-on-year -3 +11 -19
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 19 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.47% 3.19% 2.20%
As % of the General category 9.09% 8.43% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 19
Lancashire median annual salary £29,000 £30,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +50.00% -32.20%
10th Percentile £25,000 £17,475 £18,000
90th Percentile £37,250 £39,250 £50,000
North West median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +6.67%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 209 344 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 27.21% 37.80% 28.74%
Number of salaries quoted 157 245 229
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £19,300 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,500 £53,750 £53,380
North West median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -1.23%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Lancashire

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in Lancashire

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Lancashire over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Lancashire

Telecoms
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 14 November 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
Nelson - 9 £29,000 - 1
Chorley 0 3 £25,000 -16.67% 1
Preston +10 2 - -
Burnley +11 1 - -
Rossendale - 1 £42,500 -
Telecoms
North West

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 8 (42.11%) VMware
2 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
2 5 (26.32%) SCCM
2 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
3 4 (21.05%) Degree
3 4 (21.05%) Mitel
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) CCNP
4 3 (15.79%) CCNA
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (15.79%) A+ Certification
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) MCP
4 3 (15.79%) MCSE
4 3 (15.79%) MCSA
4 3 (15.79%) VoIP
4 3 (15.79%) DHCP
4 3 (15.79%) SLA
4 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.79%) Wireless
4 3 (15.79%) Validation
4 3 (15.79%) VLAN
4 3 (15.79%) Wireshark
4 3 (15.79%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (15.79%) Commercial Awareness
4 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DHCP
1 3 (15.79%) VLAN
1 3 (15.79%) VoIP
1 3 (15.79%) Wireless
1 3 (15.79%) Wireshark
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) BGP
3 1 (5.26%) Broadband
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.26%) EIGRP
3 1 (5.26%) IPsec
3 1 (5.26%) IPv4
3 1 (5.26%) L2TP
3 1 (5.26%) MPLS
3 1 (5.26%) OSPF
3 1 (5.26%) PPP
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) SSL
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) xDSL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Android Studio
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) IT Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) IT Support
3 3 (15.79%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Support
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Customer Executive
5 1 (5.26%) Customer Service Advisor
5 1 (5.26%) Customer Service Executive
5 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) VoIP Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Android SDK
1 1 (5.26%) Dagger
1 1 (5.26%) iOS SDK
1 1 (5.26%) Retrofit
1 1 (5.26%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) Smart Meter
2 1 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
2 3 (15.79%) Commercial Awareness
2 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (15.79%) Validation
2 3 (15.79%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (10.53%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Process Management
3 2 (10.53%) System Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Test Management
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security
4 1 (5.26%) Network Design
4 1 (5.26%) OOP
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) SEO
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) A+ Certification
2 3 (15.79%) CCNA
2 3 (15.79%) CCNP
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.79%) MCP
2 3 (15.79%) MCSA
2 3 (15.79%) MCSE
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) ISEB
3 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
1 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco
2 4 (21.05%) Mitel
3 2 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) Remedy
4 1 (5.26%) Juniper