Period
to 16 December 2018

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

Telecommunications
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 79 89
Rank change year-on-year -11 +10 +25
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 248 313 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.49% 4.02% 3.60%
As % of the General category 9.12% 10.20% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 192 275 223
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -3.61%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,400 £23,000
90th Percentile £72,825 £69,300 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +6.88% +14.29%

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 2,719 3,070 2,703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 38.23% 39.46% 36.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2,154 2,400 2,249
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +7.32% -2.44%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -2.44%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Manchester

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in Manchester

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Manchester over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

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 16 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
Wigan +13 23 - - 1
Bolton - 8 £24,000 - 2
Rochdale -2 7 £75,000 +69.49% 4
Stockport +13 4 £20,000 -66.67% 1
Salford -22 4 - - 1
Telecoms
North West

For the 6 months to 16 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 88 (35.48%) Marketing
2 81 (32.66%) Finance
3 80 (32.26%) SAP
4 77 (31.05%) Business Intelligence
5 75 (30.24%) Electronics
5 75 (30.24%) Manufacturing
5 75 (30.24%) Programme Management
5 75 (30.24%) Digital Marketing
6 69 (27.82%) Agile Software Development
7 59 (23.79%) Cisco
8 48 (19.35%) ITIL
9 40 (16.13%) Firewall
9 40 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (15.73%) Broadband
11 38 (15.32%) VMware
11 38 (15.32%) Software Engineering
12 37 (14.92%) TDD
12 37 (14.92%) Analytical Skills
13 36 (14.52%) .NET
14 34 (13.71%) SQL Server
14 34 (13.71%) C#
14 34 (13.71%) Incident Management
14 34 (13.71%) Greenfield Project
15 33 (13.31%) Kanban
16 31 (12.50%) Windows
17 30 (12.10%) VMware Infrastructure
17 30 (12.10%) Problem Management
18 29 (11.69%) MVVM
19 28 (11.29%) VoIP
19 28 (11.29%) Active Directory

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 (3.23%) Apache Spark
1 8 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 7 (2.82%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.81%) CMS
4 2 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.40%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (2.42%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (1.61%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.21%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (0.81%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.87%) Amazon AWS
1 22 (8.87%) SaaS
2 21 (8.47%) Google Cloud Platform
3 19 (7.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.42%) IaaS
4 6 (2.42%) PaaS
5 5 (2.02%) Office 365
6 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 40 (16.13%) Firewall
2 39 (15.73%) Broadband
3 28 (11.29%) VoIP
4 26 (10.48%) Ethernet
5 24 (9.68%) TCP/IP
6 18 (7.26%) SAN
6 18 (7.26%) Unified Communications
7 14 (5.65%) DNS
7 14 (5.65%) LAN
8 11 (4.44%) WAN
9 10 (4.03%) Internet
10 9 (3.63%) ADSL
10 9 (3.63%) PBX
11 8 (3.23%) VPN
12 7 (2.82%) MPLS
12 7 (2.82%) Skype
13 6 (2.42%) Wireless
14 5 (2.02%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (2.02%) Network Security
14 5 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (13.71%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.08%) SQL Server 2016
3 15 (6.05%) Big Data
4 9 (3.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.23%) Hadoop
6 6 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.02%) Power BI
7 5 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.61%) Couchbase
8 4 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.61%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.21%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 3 (1.21%) Data Mining
9 3 (1.21%) Qlik Sense
9 3 (1.21%) QlikView
10 2 (0.81%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (5.65%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.24%) Selenium
2 13 (5.24%) TeamCity
3 9 (3.63%) JIRA
4 8 (3.23%) SpecFlow
5 6 (2.42%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.02%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.61%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (1.61%) Serilog
8 3 (1.21%) CMake
8 3 (1.21%) GCC
9 1 (0.40%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.40%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.40%) Travis CI
General
1 88 (35.48%) Marketing
2 81 (32.66%) Finance
3 75 (30.24%) Electronics
3 75 (30.24%) Manufacturing
4 27 (10.89%) Retail
5 15 (6.05%) Advertising
6 3 (1.21%) Banking
6 3 (1.21%) Local Government
7 2 (0.81%) Back Office
7 2 (0.81%) French Language
7 2 (0.81%) Games
7 2 (0.81%) German Language
7 2 (0.81%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.81%) Law
7 2 (0.81%) Legal
7 2 (0.81%) Music Industry
7 2 (0.81%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.40%) Automotive
8 1 (0.40%) Billing
Job Titles
1 51 (20.56%) Developer
2 35 (14.11%) Analyst
3 32 (12.90%) .NET Developer
3 32 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
3 32 (12.90%) C# Developer
4 28 (11.29%) Service Analyst
4 28 (11.29%) Service Desk Analyst
5 25 (10.08%) C# WPF Developer
5 25 (10.08%) Telecoms Developer
5 25 (10.08%) WPF Developer
6 19 (7.66%) Software Engineer
7 18 (7.26%) Server Analyst
8 16 (6.45%) Product Manager
9 14 (5.65%) Telecoms Engineer
9 14 (5.65%) Telecoms Manager
10 10 (4.03%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 10 (4.03%) Support Analyst
10 10 (4.03%) Telecoms Product Manager
11 9 (3.63%) 1st Line Support
11 9 (3.63%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (14.52%) .NET
2 25 (10.08%) WPF
3 17 (6.85%) HTML
4 11 (4.44%) CSS
5 10 (4.03%) HTML5
5 10 (4.03%) REST
6 8 (3.23%) .NET Core
6 8 (3.23%) SignalR
7 7 (2.82%) React
8 6 (2.42%) Flash
8 6 (2.42%) OpenGL
9 5 (2.02%) Elastic Stack
10 4 (1.61%) AngularJS
10 4 (1.61%) ASP.NET Core
10 4 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (1.61%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (1.61%) Dapper ORM
10 4 (1.61%) gRPC
10 4 (1.61%) Swagger
10 4 (1.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.92%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (13.71%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (4.44%) Acoustics
3 11 (4.44%) Blog
3 11 (4.44%) Driving Licence
4 10 (4.03%) User Experience
5 9 (3.63%) IVR
6 7 (2.82%) PKI
6 7 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (2.42%) Algorithms
7 6 (2.42%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.42%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.42%) Smart Meter
8 5 (2.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 4 (1.61%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.61%) PMI
9 4 (1.61%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.61%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.21%) Vector Graphics
11 2 (0.81%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 31 (12.50%) Windows
2 23 (9.27%) Linux
3 18 (7.26%) Windows Server
4 10 (4.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.82%) Android
7 6 (2.42%) Apple iOS
8 5 (2.02%) Windows 7
8 5 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.61%) Solaris
9 4 (1.61%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.21%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.40%) CentOS
12 1 (0.40%) DC/OS
12 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (31.05%) Business Intelligence
2 75 (30.24%) Digital Marketing
2 75 (30.24%) Programme Management
3 69 (27.82%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (19.35%) ITIL
5 40 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (15.32%) Software Engineering
7 37 (14.92%) TDD
8 34 (13.71%) Incident Management
9 33 (13.31%) Kanban
10 30 (12.10%) Problem Management
11 29 (11.69%) MVVM
12 27 (10.89%) Change Management
13 26 (10.48%) Scrum
14 25 (10.08%) Dependency Injection
14 25 (10.08%) Statistics
15 24 (9.68%) Test Automation
16 23 (9.27%) Knowledge Management
16 23 (9.27%) Service Management
17 16 (6.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 34 (13.71%) C#
2 23 (9.27%) Python
2 23 (9.27%) SQL
3 17 (6.85%) C++
4 15 (6.05%) JavaScript
5 14 (5.65%) Go
6 13 (5.24%) T-SQL
7 12 (4.84%) PowerShell
8 9 (3.63%) Java
9 7 (2.82%) Perl
9 7 (2.82%) PHP
10 6 (2.42%) Apple Swift
10 6 (2.42%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.42%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.21%) Embedded C++
11 3 (1.21%) GLSL
12 2 (0.81%) Assembly Language
12 2 (0.81%) C
12 2 (0.81%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (11.29%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (10.48%) CCNA
3 23 (9.27%) Network+ Certification
4 12 (4.84%) Degree
5 8 (3.23%) SC Cleared
5 8 (3.23%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.42%) CCNP
7 5 (2.02%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.61%) CCENT
8 4 (1.61%) CISSP
9 3 (1.21%) CISM
9 3 (1.21%) CISMP
9 3 (1.21%) ISEB
9 3 (1.21%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 3 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (0.81%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.81%) MCSE
10 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.40%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.23%) QA
1 8 (3.23%) SLA
2 5 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.61%) FISMA
4 3 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 2 (0.81%) GDPR
5 2 (0.81%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.40%) PMO
System Software
1 30 (12.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (11.29%) Active Directory
3 19 (7.66%) Docker
4 18 (7.26%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (2.02%) VMware Server
6 4 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.61%) vSphere
7 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.40%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 23 (9.27%) Kubernetes
2 8 (3.23%) Ansible
3 7 (2.82%) Terraform
4 6 (2.42%) Grafana
4 6 (2.42%) Kibana
5 5 (2.02%) Packer
6 4 (1.61%) Istio
7 3 (1.21%) Cacti
7 3 (1.21%) Nagios
7 3 (1.21%) OpenNMS
7 3 (1.21%) SCOM
8 2 (0.81%) HP ALM
8 2 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.40%) Mesos
9 1 (0.40%) Puppet
9 1 (0.40%) RANCID
9 1 (0.40%) SCCM
Vendors
1 80 (32.26%) SAP
2 59 (23.79%) Cisco
3 38 (15.32%) VMware
4 27 (10.89%) Huawei
5 23 (9.27%) Fortinet
6 21 (8.47%) Microsoft
7 17 (6.85%) Google
8 12 (4.84%) Juniper
9 9 (3.63%) Ericsson
9 9 (3.63%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (3.23%) Avaya
11 7 (2.82%) BT
12 6 (2.42%) Brocade
12 6 (2.42%) Foundry
12 6 (2.42%) Mitel
12 6 (2.42%) Openreach
12 6 (2.42%) Oracle
13 5 (2.02%) CheckPoint
13 5 (2.02%) Citrix
13 5 (2.02%) Twitter