Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 93 113
Rank change year-on-year -12 +20 -14
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 239 250 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.22% 3.25% 2.50%
As % of the General category 8.43% 9.19% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 224 210 146
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,375
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,700 £20,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,050 £67,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £34,950
% change year-on-year +5.88% +21.60% -17.76%

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 2,836 2,720 2,647
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 38.16% 35.32% 39.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2,309 2,202 2,086
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,750 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £66,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 21 April 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 21 April 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
Rochdale -10 23 £45,000 - 1
Stockport +16 19 £20,000 -6.98% 4
Salford +10 17 £41,000 +26.15% 1
Bolton +7 3 £62,500 +171.74% 1
Sale - 2 £25,000 -
Altrincham - 2 £21,000 -
Cheadle -2 1 £35,000 +40.00%
Telecoms
North West

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 82 (34.31%) Finance
2 81 (33.89%) Marketing
3 80 (33.47%) Business Intelligence
4 74 (30.96%) Manufacturing
4 74 (30.96%) Digital Marketing
5 73 (30.54%) Programme Management
5 73 (30.54%) Python
6 72 (30.13%) SAP
6 72 (30.13%) Electronics
7 62 (25.94%) JavaScript
8 58 (24.27%) Java
9 56 (23.43%) C#
10 55 (23.01%) Agile Software Development
11 53 (22.18%) Software Engineering
11 53 (22.18%) Analytical Skills
12 52 (21.76%) SQL
13 50 (20.92%) .NET
14 49 (20.50%) Big Data
15 45 (18.83%) Windows
16 44 (18.41%) Broadband
16 44 (18.41%) DevOps
17 43 (17.99%) Machine Learning
18 41 (17.15%) Kubernetes
18 41 (17.15%) SQL Server
19 40 (16.74%) Ethernet
20 39 (16.32%) Cisco
21 35 (14.64%) VoIP
22 34 (14.23%) Linux
22 34 (14.23%) Retail
22 34 (14.23%) Degree

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 22 (9.21%) Apache Spark
2 10 (4.18%) JBoss
3 8 (3.35%) IIS
3 8 (3.35%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.09%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.26%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (0.84%) Apache
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.42%) nginx
7 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.42%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (5.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.84%) Camtasia
4 1 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.42%) InDesign
4 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.44%) SaaS
2 12 (5.02%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.02%) Google Cloud Platform
2 12 (5.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.60%) IaaS
4 8 (3.35%) Office 365
5 4 (1.67%) PaaS
6 1 (0.42%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.42%) npm
6 1 (0.42%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 44 (18.41%) Broadband
2 40 (16.74%) Ethernet
3 35 (14.64%) VoIP
4 29 (12.13%) VPN
5 28 (11.72%) VLAN
6 26 (10.88%) Firewall
7 23 (9.62%) BGP
7 23 (9.62%) DNS
8 21 (8.79%) MPLS
8 21 (8.79%) OSPF
9 20 (8.37%) LAN
9 20 (8.37%) Unified Communications
9 20 (8.37%) VRRP
10 19 (7.95%) HSRP
10 19 (7.95%) IPv6
11 18 (7.53%) PBX
12 16 (6.69%) Wi-Fi
13 15 (6.28%) TACACS
14 14 (5.86%) MRTG
14 14 (5.86%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (20.50%) Big Data
2 41 (17.15%) SQL Server
3 28 (11.72%) Hadoop
4 9 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.51%) VLDB
7 5 (2.09%) MySQL
7 5 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.67%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.26%) Electronic Patient Records
9 3 (1.26%) HDInsight
9 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.84%) Data Lake
10 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.84%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 1 (0.42%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.42%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.42%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 22 (9.21%) Git (software)
2 15 (6.28%) TeamCity
3 10 (4.18%) GitLab
4 9 (3.77%) Cucumber
4 9 (3.77%) PHPUnit
5 6 (2.51%) JIRA
5 6 (2.51%) PyCharm
6 4 (1.67%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.67%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.26%) Selenium
8 2 (0.84%) NUnit
9 1 (0.42%) Babel
9 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.42%) Maven
9 1 (0.42%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.42%) Subversion
9 1 (0.42%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.42%) webpack
General
1 82 (34.31%) Finance
2 81 (33.89%) Marketing
3 74 (30.96%) Manufacturing
4 72 (30.13%) Electronics
5 34 (14.23%) Retail
6 13 (5.44%) Banking
7 11 (4.60%) Legal
8 7 (2.93%) Advertising
8 7 (2.93%) Billing
9 1 (0.42%) Law
Job Titles
1 44 (18.41%) Developer
2 31 (12.97%) Analyst
3 18 (7.53%) Network Engineer
4 15 (6.28%) Product Manager
4 15 (6.28%) Software Engineer
5 14 (5.86%) Designer
5 14 (5.86%) Engineering Manager
5 14 (5.86%) Software Engineering Manager
6 13 (5.44%) Software Manager
7 12 (5.02%) Junior
8 11 (4.60%) .NET Developer
8 11 (4.60%) Java Developer
9 10 (4.18%) Service Analyst
10 9 (3.77%) Senior Developer
10 9 (3.77%) Support Engineer
10 9 (3.77%) Test Analyst
11 8 (3.35%) Account Manager
11 8 (3.35%) Junior Account Manager
11 8 (3.35%) Service Desk Analyst
12 7 (2.93%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (20.92%) .NET
2 27 (11.30%) AngularJS
3 25 (10.46%) React
4 20 (8.37%) Web Services
5 19 (7.95%) CSS
5 19 (7.95%) HTML
6 12 (5.02%) Hibernate
6 12 (5.02%) Node.js
6 12 (5.02%) REST
7 11 (4.60%) Ajax
7 11 (4.60%) ASP.NET
7 11 (4.60%) jQuery
7 11 (4.60%) JSP
8 10 (4.18%) J2EE
9 9 (3.77%) CakePHP
9 9 (3.77%) Gherkin
10 7 (2.93%) RESTful
11 6 (2.51%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (2.09%) Apache Flex
12 5 (2.09%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 53 (22.18%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.86%) Virtual Team
3 12 (5.02%) Data Centre
4 9 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (3.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (2.51%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (2.09%) Clustering
7 5 (2.09%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.09%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (2.09%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.67%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.67%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.26%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.26%) PMI
10 2 (0.84%) CCTV
10 2 (0.84%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.84%) Social Media
11 1 (0.42%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 45 (18.83%) Windows
2 34 (14.23%) Linux
3 14 (5.86%) Windows Server
4 9 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (2.51%) Unix
5 6 (2.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.26%) CentOS
7 1 (0.42%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (33.47%) Business Intelligence
2 74 (30.96%) Digital Marketing
3 73 (30.54%) Programme Management
4 55 (23.01%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (22.18%) Software Engineering
6 44 (18.41%) DevOps
7 43 (17.99%) Machine Learning
8 29 (12.13%) Test Automation
9 28 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (11.30%) Problem-Solving
11 23 (9.62%) ITIL
12 21 (8.79%) Problem Management
13 18 (7.53%) BDD
14 17 (7.11%) Change Management
14 17 (7.11%) Network Management
14 17 (7.11%) Service Management
14 17 (7.11%) TDD
15 16 (6.69%) MVC
16 15 (6.28%) Analytics
16 15 (6.28%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (30.54%) Python
2 62 (25.94%) JavaScript
3 58 (24.27%) Java
4 56 (23.43%) C#
5 52 (21.76%) SQL
6 33 (13.81%) C++
7 25 (10.46%) PHP
8 19 (7.95%) Go
9 15 (6.28%) Perl
10 11 (4.60%) PowerShell
11 10 (4.18%) Ruby
12 7 (2.93%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.09%) C
14 4 (1.67%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.26%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.84%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.84%) VBScript
17 1 (0.42%) Apex Code
17 1 (0.42%) MATLAB
17 1 (0.42%) R
Qualifications
1 34 (14.23%) Degree
2 26 (10.88%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (6.69%) CCNA
4 15 (6.28%) CCNP
5 12 (5.02%) JNCIP
6 8 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (2.51%) Network+ Certification
7 6 (2.51%) Security Cleared
8 5 (2.09%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (2.09%) MCSA
8 5 (2.09%) MCSE
9 3 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (1.26%) Linux+ Certification
9 3 (1.26%) LPIC
9 3 (1.26%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.26%) RHCE
9 3 (1.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.84%) CCDP
10 2 (0.84%) HND
10 2 (0.84%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.62%) QA
2 19 (7.95%) PCI DSS
3 17 (7.11%) SLA
4 13 (5.44%) GCP
5 7 (2.93%) ISO 9001
6 6 (2.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (1.67%) Data Quality
7 4 (1.67%) GDPR
8 3 (1.26%) COSHH
8 3 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.42%) GPG13
9 1 (0.42%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 32 (13.39%) Docker
2 24 (10.04%) Active Directory
3 9 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.51%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 41 (17.15%) Kubernetes
2 33 (13.81%) Ansible
3 26 (10.88%) Puppet
4 17 (7.11%) SCCM
5 15 (6.28%) Cacti
6 14 (5.86%) Nagios
6 14 (5.86%) OpenNMS
6 14 (5.86%) RANCID
6 14 (5.86%) SCOM
7 10 (4.18%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (1.67%) Marathon
8 4 (1.67%) Mesos
8 4 (1.67%) rkt
9 2 (0.84%) Terraform
10 1 (0.42%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.42%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 72 (30.13%) SAP
2 39 (16.32%) Cisco
3 26 (10.88%) Microsoft
4 22 (9.21%) Huawei
4 22 (9.21%) Juniper
5 19 (7.95%) Oracle
6 18 (7.53%) Ericsson
7 15 (6.28%) VMware
8 10 (4.18%) Google
9 9 (3.77%) Zend
10 7 (2.93%) Brocade
10 7 (2.93%) Foundry
11 6 (2.51%) Atlassian
11 6 (2.51%) Fortinet
11 6 (2.51%) SolarWinds
11 6 (2.51%) ZyXEL
12 5 (2.09%) Acme Packet
12 5 (2.09%) Sonus
13 4 (1.67%) Citrix
13 4 (1.67%) Dell