Period
to 15 December 2019

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 15 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 55 47
Rank change year-on-year -18 -8 +11
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 4 19 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.56% 2.53% 3.53%
As % of the General category 1.26% 7.25% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 24
Lancashire median annual salary £24,875 £29,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.22% -3.33% +31.87%
10th Percentile £17,288 £25,000 £17,475
90th Percentile £37,047 £38,050 £39,250
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 Lancashire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 317 262 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 44.27% 34.93% 40.24%
Number of salaries quoted 241 203 246
Lancashire median annual salary £41,852 £42,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.35% +17.48% -4.67%
10th Percentile £29,148 £19,800 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,192 £69,369 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 15 December 2019.

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 15 December 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
Rossendale -12 1 £17,750 -58.24%
Bacup - 1 £17,500 -
Blackpool - 1 £38,045 -
Ormskirk - 1 £32,000 -
Telecoms
North West

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) Veeam
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Hardware Maintenance
1 2 (50.00%) Server Management
2 1 (25.00%) Operational Stability
2 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Meraki
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) BT
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Hardware Maintenance
1 2 (50.00%) Server Management
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Operational Stability
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (25.00%) BT
2 1 (25.00%) Meraki