Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 70 85
Rank change year-on-year -6 +15 +20
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 281 353 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.86% 4.54% 3.29%
As % of the General category 9.96% 11.41% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 217 294 203
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £20,000 £23,000 £23,650
90th Percentile £65,000 £69,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 2,822 3,093 2,759
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 38.73% 39.81% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2,204 2,398 2,298
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,700 £67,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +18 26 - -
Stockport +32 23 £20,000 -38.46% 1
Rochdale -6 13 £48,250 +20.63%
Bolton - 11 £24,000 -
Salford -20 6 - - 4
Altrincham -7 5 - -
Sale - 2 £29,500 - 1
Cheadle +1 1 £25,000 -47.37%
Telecoms
North West

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 96 (34.16%) Marketing
2 86 (30.60%) Finance
3 79 (28.11%) SAP
4 78 (27.76%) Business Intelligence
4 78 (27.76%) Programme Management
5 76 (27.05%) Manufacturing
5 76 (27.05%) Electronics
5 76 (27.05%) Digital Marketing
6 72 (25.62%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (22.78%) Cisco
8 56 (19.93%) ITIL
9 46 (16.37%) Software Engineering
9 46 (16.37%) Firewall
9 46 (16.37%) Continuous Integration
10 45 (16.01%) Analytical Skills
10 45 (16.01%) VMware
10 45 (16.01%) Ethernet
10 45 (16.01%) Broadband
11 41 (14.59%) Service Management
11 41 (14.59%) Problem Management
12 40 (14.23%) Incident Management
13 39 (13.88%) Retail
14 37 (13.17%) Windows
14 37 (13.17%) Huawei
14 37 (13.17%) VMware Infrastructure
15 36 (12.81%) TDD
16 35 (12.46%) Change Management
16 35 (12.46%) C#
16 35 (12.46%) .NET
16 35 (12.46%) SLA

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 12 (4.27%) Apache Spark
2 11 (3.91%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.07%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.71%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.36%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (1.78%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.71%) InDesign
3 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.07%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.90%) Google Cloud Platform
1 25 (8.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (8.19%) SaaS
3 21 (7.47%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (2.49%) Office 365
5 6 (2.14%) IaaS
6 4 (1.42%) PaaS
7 2 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.71%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 46 (16.37%) Firewall
2 45 (16.01%) Broadband
2 45 (16.01%) Ethernet
3 32 (11.39%) VoIP
4 23 (8.19%) Unified Communications
5 21 (7.47%) SAN
6 18 (6.41%) WAN
7 16 (5.69%) ADSL
8 15 (5.34%) TCP/IP
9 13 (4.63%) DNS
10 12 (4.27%) Internet
11 11 (3.91%) VPN
12 10 (3.56%) LAN
13 9 (3.20%) MPLS
14 7 (2.49%) PBX
15 6 (2.14%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (2.14%) Network Security
15 6 (2.14%) Wi-Fi
16 5 (1.78%) Asterisk PBX
16 5 (1.78%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (9.96%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.12%) Big Data
3 17 (6.05%) SQL Server 2016
4 11 (3.91%) Hadoop
5 8 (2.85%) Couchbase
6 5 (1.78%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.07%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.07%) MySQL
8 2 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.71%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.36%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (5.69%) TeamCity
2 15 (5.34%) JIRA
3 14 (4.98%) Selenium
4 12 (4.27%) SpecFlow
5 11 (3.91%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.42%) Serilog
7 3 (1.07%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.71%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.71%) CMake
8 2 (0.71%) GCC
8 2 (0.71%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.71%) Travis CI
9 1 (0.36%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
General
1 96 (34.16%) Marketing
2 86 (30.60%) Finance
3 76 (27.05%) Electronics
3 76 (27.05%) Manufacturing
4 39 (13.88%) Retail
5 21 (7.47%) Advertising
6 4 (1.42%) Automotive
6 4 (1.42%) Back Office
6 4 (1.42%) Banking
7 3 (1.07%) Billing
7 3 (1.07%) Legal
8 1 (0.36%) Games
8 1 (0.36%) Law
8 1 (0.36%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 47 (16.73%) Analyst
2 46 (16.37%) Developer
3 37 (13.17%) Service Analyst
3 37 (13.17%) Service Desk Analyst
4 31 (11.03%) .NET Developer
4 31 (11.03%) C# .NET Developer
4 31 (11.03%) C# Developer
5 26 (9.25%) Product Manager
6 24 (8.54%) Telecoms Manager
7 21 (7.47%) Server Analyst
8 17 (6.05%) C# WPF Developer
8 17 (6.05%) Telecoms Developer
8 17 (6.05%) WPF Developer
9 16 (5.69%) Telecoms Product Manager
10 15 (5.34%) Network Engineer
11 14 (4.98%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
11 14 (4.98%) Software Engineer
12 13 (4.63%) Junior
13 12 (4.27%) Account Manager
13 12 (4.27%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (12.46%) .NET
2 17 (6.05%) WPF
3 16 (5.69%) HTML
4 14 (4.98%) CSS
5 13 (4.63%) HTML5
6 12 (4.27%) .NET Core
6 12 (4.27%) SignalR
7 11 (3.91%) REST
8 9 (3.20%) Ajax
8 9 (3.20%) ASP.NET
8 9 (3.20%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (3.20%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (2.85%) .NET Framework
9 8 (2.85%) ASP.NET Core
9 8 (2.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 8 (2.85%) Dapper ORM
9 8 (2.85%) Entity Framework
9 8 (2.85%) LINQ
9 8 (2.85%) React
9 8 (2.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 45 (16.01%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (9.25%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (6.41%) Virtual Team
4 13 (4.63%) User Experience
5 12 (4.27%) Blog
6 9 (3.20%) Driving Licence
6 9 (3.20%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (2.85%) Data Centre
8 7 (2.49%) Acoustics
9 5 (1.78%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.78%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.78%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.78%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.78%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.42%) PKI
10 4 (1.42%) PMI
11 3 (1.07%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 3 (1.07%) Vector Graphics
12 2 (0.71%) Infotainment
Operating Systems
1 37 (13.17%) Windows
2 34 (12.10%) Linux
3 18 (6.41%) Windows Server
4 12 (4.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.14%) Android
6 6 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.78%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.78%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.42%) Mac OS
8 4 (1.42%) Solaris
8 4 (1.42%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.71%) CentOS
9 2 (0.71%) DC/OS
9 2 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.36%) Unix
10 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (27.76%) Business Intelligence
1 78 (27.76%) Programme Management
2 76 (27.05%) Digital Marketing
3 72 (25.62%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (19.93%) ITIL
5 46 (16.37%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (16.37%) Software Engineering
6 41 (14.59%) Problem Management
6 41 (14.59%) Service Management
7 40 (14.23%) Incident Management
8 36 (12.81%) TDD
9 35 (12.46%) Change Management
10 34 (12.10%) Statistics
11 33 (11.74%) Kanban
12 31 (11.03%) Knowledge Management
12 31 (11.03%) Test Automation
13 25 (8.90%) MVVM
13 25 (8.90%) Scrum
14 23 (8.19%) Service Delivery
15 20 (7.12%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (12.46%) C#
2 32 (11.39%) SQL
3 26 (9.25%) Python
4 17 (6.05%) JavaScript
5 14 (4.98%) Go
6 13 (4.63%) C++
7 9 (3.20%) PowerShell
8 8 (2.85%) Java
8 8 (2.85%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.49%) Perl
10 6 (2.14%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.78%) Apple Swift
11 5 (1.78%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.42%) PHP
13 3 (1.07%) GLSL
13 3 (1.07%) Ruby
14 2 (0.71%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.71%) Delphi
14 2 (0.71%) Embedded C++
14 2 (0.71%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 31 (11.03%) CCNA
1 31 (11.03%) Cisco Certification
1 31 (11.03%) Network+ Certification
2 10 (3.56%) Degree
3 8 (2.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (2.49%) CCENT
4 7 (2.49%) CCNP
4 7 (2.49%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.78%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.42%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.71%) MCSE
7 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.36%) ISEB
8 1 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.36%) MCITP
8 1 (0.36%) MCTS
8 1 (0.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (12.46%) SLA
2 8 (2.85%) QA
3 4 (1.42%) FISMA
4 3 (1.07%) GDPR
4 3 (1.07%) ISO 22301
4 3 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (13.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (10.32%) Docker
3 28 (9.96%) Active Directory
4 21 (7.47%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (2.14%) VMware Server
6 4 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.42%) vSphere
7 3 (1.07%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.36%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.36%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 34 (12.10%) Kubernetes
2 14 (4.98%) Ansible
3 9 (3.20%) Terraform
4 5 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.78%) Packer
5 4 (1.42%) Cacti
5 4 (1.42%) Grafana
5 4 (1.42%) Istio
5 4 (1.42%) Kibana
5 4 (1.42%) Nagios
6 3 (1.07%) OpenNMS
6 3 (1.07%) Puppet
6 3 (1.07%) SCOM
7 2 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.71%) Mesos
7 2 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.36%) RANCID
8 1 (0.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 79 (28.11%) SAP
2 64 (22.78%) Cisco
3 45 (16.01%) VMware
4 37 (13.17%) Huawei
5 34 (12.10%) Fortinet
6 24 (8.54%) Google
7 20 (7.12%) Microsoft
8 14 (4.98%) Juniper
9 10 (3.56%) Avaya
10 8 (2.85%) Citrix
10 8 (2.85%) Ericsson
11 7 (2.49%) BT
11 7 (2.49%) Openreach
12 6 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (1.78%) CheckPoint
14 4 (1.42%) Polycom
15 3 (1.07%) Brocade
15 3 (1.07%) Nortel
15 3 (1.07%) Oracle
15 3 (1.07%) Veeam