Period
to 14 May 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 14 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
North West > Manchester
6 months to
14 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 122 139 68
Rank change year-on-year +17 -71 +23
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 80 72 269
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.04% 1.69% 4.41%
As % of the General category 4.60% 3.59% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 71 60 183
10th Percentile £40,000 £23,900 £21,800
25th Percentile £47,000 £35,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £46,250 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +24.32% +2.78% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £63,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £86,250 £67,500
North West median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +29.41% - -1.16%

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 1,741 2,006 3,372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 44.39% 47.17% 55.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,418 1,507 2,580
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £26,225
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £72,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +0.28%

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 14 May 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 14 May 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 -9 3 £46,250 +131.25% 1
Stockport +22 2 £63,750 +43.26% 3
Cheadle - 2 - -
Telecoms
North West

For the 6 months to 14 May 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 35 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (38.75%) Finance
3 26 (32.50%) Manufacturing
4 25 (31.25%) Electronics
4 25 (31.25%) DevOps
5 24 (30.00%) Programme Management
5 24 (30.00%) SAP
6 23 (28.75%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (28.75%) Marketing
6 23 (28.75%) Digital Marketing
6 23 (28.75%) Public Sector
7 20 (25.00%) AWS
8 16 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 15 (18.75%) SaaS
9 15 (18.75%) Windows
10 14 (17.50%) Open Source
10 14 (17.50%) Social Skills
11 13 (16.25%) Product Roadmap
11 13 (16.25%) Analytics
11 13 (16.25%) User Experience
11 13 (16.25%) SC Cleared
12 12 (15.00%) Azure
12 12 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (15.00%) Kubernetes
12 12 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (15.00%) User Stories
13 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
13 11 (13.75%) TDD
14 10 (12.50%) GCP
14 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

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 7 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (7.50%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.25%) Apache
3 1 (1.25%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.25%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.25%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.25%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 20 (25.00%) AWS
2 15 (18.75%) SaaS
3 12 (15.00%) Azure
4 10 (12.50%) GCP
5 4 (5.00%) PaaS
6 2 (2.50%) Serverless
7 1 (1.25%) Amazon Cognito
7 1 (1.25%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.25%) GitHub
7 1 (1.25%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) Network Security
2 7 (8.75%) DHCP
2 7 (8.75%) DNS
3 5 (6.25%) 5G
4 4 (5.00%) VoIP
5 3 (3.75%) MPLS
6 2 (2.50%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (2.50%) BGP
6 2 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.50%) Cisco Firepower
6 2 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (2.50%) Firewall
6 2 (2.50%) LAN
6 2 (2.50%) NetScaler
6 2 (2.50%) PSTN
6 2 (2.50%) Skype
6 2 (2.50%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (1.25%) PPP
7 1 (1.25%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.75%) NoSQL
1 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.25%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.75%) GitLab
3 1 (1.25%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.25%) gulp
3 1 (1.25%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.25%) JIRA
3 1 (1.25%) JUnit
3 1 (1.25%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio Code
3 1 (1.25%) Xcode
General
1 31 (38.75%) Finance
2 26 (32.50%) Manufacturing
3 25 (31.25%) Electronics
4 23 (28.75%) Marketing
4 23 (28.75%) Public Sector
5 14 (17.50%) Social Skills
6 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (11.25%) Retail
8 7 (8.75%) Back Office
8 7 (8.75%) Banking
9 3 (3.75%) Legal
9 3 (3.75%) Organisational Skills
10 2 (2.50%) Law
11 1 (1.25%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 18 (22.50%) Developer
2 10 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 8 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (8.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (8.75%) Product Owner
5 6 (7.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 4 (5.00%) Architect
6 4 (5.00%) IT Support
7 3 (3.75%) Administrator
7 3 (3.75%) Cloud Specialist
7 3 (3.75%) Consultant
7 3 (3.75%) Java Developer
7 3 (3.75%) Network Architect
7 3 (3.75%) Network Engineer
7 3 (3.75%) Network Specialist
7 3 (3.75%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.50%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) Azure Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) Backend Developer
8 2 (2.50%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.25%) Node.js
2 8 (10.00%) REST
3 7 (8.75%) GraphQL
3 7 (8.75%) React Native
4 6 (7.50%) CSS
4 6 (7.50%) HTML
5 4 (5.00%) Web Services
6 3 (3.75%) React
7 2 (2.50%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.50%) Apache Flex
8 1 (1.25%) .NET
8 1 (1.25%) .NET Core
8 1 (1.25%) D3.js
8 1 (1.25%) Django
8 1 (1.25%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (1.25%) Flask
8 1 (1.25%) Jest
8 1 (1.25%) RESTful
8 1 (1.25%) SOAP
8 1 (1.25%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.25%) User Experience
2 9 (11.25%) Blog
3 7 (8.75%) Client/Server
3 7 (8.75%) Replication
4 5 (6.25%) Acoustics
5 4 (5.00%) IVR
5 4 (5.00%) Public Cloud
6 3 (3.75%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.50%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.50%) FMCG
7 2 (2.50%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.25%) iPad
8 1 (1.25%) iPhone
8 1 (1.25%) Life Science
8 1 (1.25%) PMI
8 1 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.75%) Windows
2 9 (11.25%) Linux
3 8 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (31.25%) DevOps
3 24 (30.00%) Programme Management
4 23 (28.75%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (28.75%) Digital Marketing
5 14 (17.50%) Open Source
6 13 (16.25%) Analytics
6 13 (16.25%) Product Roadmap
7 12 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (15.00%) User Stories
8 11 (13.75%) TDD
9 9 (11.25%) Customer Requirements
10 8 (10.00%) Front End Development
10 8 (10.00%) Infrastructure as Code
10 8 (10.00%) ITIL
10 8 (10.00%) Service Delivery
10 8 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 8 (10.00%) Strategic Roadmap
11 7 (8.75%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.25%) SQL
2 7 (8.75%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.50%) Python
4 5 (6.25%) C++
4 5 (6.25%) Java
5 2 (2.50%) C
5 2 (2.50%) MATLAB
5 2 (2.50%) PHP
6 1 (1.25%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.25%) C#
6 1 (1.25%) Go
6 1 (1.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (16.25%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.75%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (6.25%) Degree
5 4 (5.00%) CCNP
5 4 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.50%) CCIE
6 2 (2.50%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 2 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) QA
2 4 (5.00%) GDPR
2 4 (5.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.50%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (12.50%) Docker
2 8 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.25%) KVM
4 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (15.00%) Kubernetes
2 8 (10.00%) Terraform
3 7 (8.75%) WSUS
4 2 (2.50%) Ansible
5 1 (1.25%) Grafana
5 1 (1.25%) Packer
5 1 (1.25%) Prometheus
5 1 (1.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 24 (30.00%) SAP
2 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.00%) Cisco
4 7 (8.75%) Intel
5 4 (5.00%) Avaya
5 4 (5.00%) Genesys
6 3 (3.75%) Juniper
6 3 (3.75%) VMware
7 2 (2.50%) Citrix
8 1 (1.25%) Apple
8 1 (1.25%) BiZZdesign
8 1 (1.25%) Google
8 1 (1.25%) SaltStack