Period
to 25 February 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 25 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 104 129 85
Rank change year-on-year +25 -44 +22
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 86 105 246
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.46% 1.98% 3.77%
As % of the General category 7.97% 5.93% 9.51%
Number of salaries quoted 82 87 199
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £25,200 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,000 £70,200
North West median annual salary £55,000 £44,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +22.91% -0.56% -

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 Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,079 1,772 2,588
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 30.81% 33.42% 39.69%
Number of salaries quoted 850 1,337 2,165
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +6.15%
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £75,000
North West median annual salary £49,500 £46,513 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.42% +3.36% -

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Manchester

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Telecoms in Manchester.

Salary trend for Telecoms in Manchester

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Telecoms in Manchester over the 6 months to 25 February 2021.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Manchester

Telecoms
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 25 February 2021. 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
Altrincham +5 6 £46,250 +92.71%
Stockport +26 2 £63,750 +30.77%
Oldham - 2 £55,170 -
Salford +14 1 £27,500 -22.54%
Bolton +9 1 £32,000 -28.89%
Telecoms
North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2021, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 33 (38.37%) Finance
2 28 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (31.40%) Programme Management
4 25 (29.07%) Electronics
4 25 (29.07%) Manufacturing
5 23 (26.74%) SAP
5 23 (26.74%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (26.74%) Marketing
5 23 (26.74%) Digital Marketing
5 23 (26.74%) Public Sector
6 21 (24.42%) Microsoft
7 16 (18.60%) Windows
7 16 (18.60%) DevOps
8 12 (13.95%) Security Cleared
8 12 (13.95%) AWS
8 12 (13.95%) Open Source
8 12 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (12.79%) Front End Development
9 11 (12.79%) User Experience
9 11 (12.79%) Customer Requirements
9 11 (12.79%) Node.js
9 11 (12.79%) Azure
9 11 (12.79%) SC Cleared
9 11 (12.79%) Degree
10 10 (11.63%) Docker
10 10 (11.63%) REST
10 10 (11.63%) Project Management
10 10 (11.63%) ITIL
10 10 (11.63%) SQL Server
10 10 (11.63%) SQL

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 8 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.49%) Apache
3 3 (3.49%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.49%) Confluence
4 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.16%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.95%) AWS
2 11 (12.79%) Azure
3 9 (10.47%) SaaS
4 8 (9.30%) GCP
5 2 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.33%) IaaS
5 2 (2.33%) Microsoft 365
5 2 (2.33%) Power Platform
6 1 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.16%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.30%) DHCP
1 8 (9.30%) DNS
1 8 (9.30%) Network Security
2 6 (6.98%) MPLS
3 5 (5.81%) Firewall
3 5 (5.81%) VoIP
4 3 (3.49%) BGP
4 3 (3.49%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (3.49%) Spanning Tree
4 3 (3.49%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.33%) Skype
5 2 (2.33%) Wireless
6 1 (1.16%) 4G
6 1 (1.16%) 5G
6 1 (1.16%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (1.16%) IMAP
6 1 (1.16%) Modbus
6 1 (1.16%) VDSL
6 1 (1.16%) WAN
6 1 (1.16%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.47%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (2.33%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.33%) Power BI
3 2 (2.33%) Qlik Sense
3 2 (2.33%) QlikView
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.33%) Tableau
4 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (6.98%) JIRA
2 3 (3.49%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.33%) GitLab
4 1 (1.16%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.16%) Balsamiq
4 1 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 33 (38.37%) Finance
2 25 (29.07%) Electronics
2 25 (29.07%) Manufacturing
3 23 (26.74%) Marketing
3 23 (26.74%) Public Sector
4 8 (9.30%) Back Office
4 8 (9.30%) Banking
5 6 (6.98%) Retail
6 2 (2.33%) Housing Association
6 2 (2.33%) Legal
6 2 (2.33%) Local Government
6 2 (2.33%) Social Housing
7 1 (1.16%) Advertising
7 1 (1.16%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (26.74%) Developer
2 12 (13.95%) Senior Developer
3 10 (11.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (9.30%) Product Owner
5 6 (6.98%) Project Manager
5 6 (6.98%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 5 (5.81%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) Design Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) Network Design Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) Network Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) Switch Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Administrator
7 4 (4.65%) Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) IT Support
7 4 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.49%) Java Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Node.js Developer
8 3 (3.49%) React Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Scala Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.79%) Node.js
2 10 (11.63%) REST
3 7 (8.14%) CSS
3 7 (8.14%) GraphQL
3 7 (8.14%) HTML
4 6 (6.98%) React Native
5 4 (4.65%) React
6 2 (2.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.33%) Apache Flex
7 1 (1.16%) .NET
7 1 (1.16%) .NET Core
7 1 (1.16%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (1.16%) Electron Framework
7 1 (1.16%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.79%) User Experience
3 9 (10.47%) Blog
4 8 (9.30%) Client/Server
4 8 (9.30%) Replication
5 5 (5.81%) Acoustics
5 5 (5.81%) Smart Meter
6 3 (3.49%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.49%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.33%) e-Learning
7 2 (2.33%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.16%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.16%) FMCG
8 1 (1.16%) Handset
8 1 (1.16%) Life Science
8 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.16%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (1.16%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.16%) STB
8 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.60%) Windows
2 9 (10.47%) Linux
3 6 (6.98%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.16%) Android
4 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (31.40%) Programme Management
3 23 (26.74%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (26.74%) Digital Marketing
4 16 (18.60%) DevOps
5 12 (13.95%) Open Source
6 11 (12.79%) Customer Requirements
6 11 (12.79%) Front End Development
7 10 (11.63%) ITIL
7 10 (11.63%) Project Management
8 9 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (10.47%) User Stories
9 8 (9.30%) Email Filtering
9 8 (9.30%) Infrastructure as Code
9 8 (9.30%) Kalman Filter
9 8 (9.30%) Minimum Viable Product
9 8 (9.30%) Network Management
9 8 (9.30%) Product Management
9 8 (9.30%) Product Roadmap
9 8 (9.30%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.63%) SQL
2 7 (8.14%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.81%) C++
4 4 (4.65%) Java
4 4 (4.65%) Python
5 2 (2.33%) MATLAB
5 2 (2.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.16%) C
6 1 (1.16%) C#
6 1 (1.16%) PHP
6 1 (1.16%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (13.95%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.79%) Degree
2 11 (12.79%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (5.81%) CCIE
4 5 (5.81%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 5 (5.81%) CCNP
4 5 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.49%) ISEB
5 3 (3.49%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.16%) HNC
6 1 (1.16%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) PMO
2 2 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (11.63%) Active Directory
1 10 (11.63%) Docker
2 5 (5.81%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.16%) Firmware
3 1 (1.16%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (11.63%) Kubernetes
2 8 (9.30%) WSUS
3 6 (6.98%) Terraform
4 3 (3.49%) HP ALM
5 1 (1.16%) Ansible
5 1 (1.16%) Grafana
5 1 (1.16%) Packer
5 1 (1.16%) Prometheus
5 1 (1.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (26.74%) SAP
2 21 (24.42%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.30%) Intel
4 6 (6.98%) VMware
5 5 (5.81%) Juniper
6 4 (4.65%) Cisco
7 3 (3.49%) Google
7 3 (3.49%) HP
8 2 (2.33%) Oracle
8 2 (2.33%) Siemens
9 1 (1.16%) Aastra
9 1 (1.16%) Citrix
9 1 (1.16%) Dell
9 1 (1.16%) EMC
9 1 (1.16%) Ericsson
9 1 (1.16%) Huawei
9 1 (1.16%) NEC
9 1 (1.16%) Nokia
9 1 (1.16%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.16%) Splunk