Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
North West > Manchester
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 114 109 136
Rank change year-on-year -5 +27 -44
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 138 77 111
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.48% 2.43% 2.01%
As % of the General category 4.45% 5.53% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 107 63 91
10th Percentile £32,000 £36,250 £24,000
25th Percentile £41,625 £44,313 £38,261
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -13.04% +9.52% +16.67%
75th Percentile £61,250 £67,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £76,000 £70,000 £71,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £55,057 £48,750
% change year-on-year -9.18% +12.94% +8.33%

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 3,104 1,393 2,697
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 55.84% 43.90% 48.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2,066 1,191 2,135
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £26,350
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £34,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.91% +6.32% +5.56%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,073
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 27 January 2022.

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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Altrincham +7 5 £45,000 -2.70%
Stockport +3 4 £43,127 -32.35%
Bolton +1 3 £26,000 -18.75% 2
Salford -3 3 £21,000 -23.64%
Rochdale - 2 £50,000 -
Telecoms
North West

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 61 (44.20%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (33.33%) Social Skills
3 36 (26.09%) Marketing
4 31 (22.46%) SaaS
5 30 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 30 (21.74%) Finance
5 30 (21.74%) Manufacturing
6 25 (18.12%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (17.39%) Azure
8 22 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (15.22%) Cybersecurity
9 21 (15.22%) Programme Management
10 19 (13.77%) Network Security
10 19 (13.77%) Electronics
10 19 (13.77%) Data Science
10 19 (13.77%) Public Sector
11 18 (13.04%) SAP
11 18 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
12 17 (12.32%) C#
12 17 (12.32%) Analytics
13 16 (11.59%) Microservices
13 16 (11.59%) Azure Data Factory
13 16 (11.59%) Project Delivery
13 16 (11.59%) Product Vision
13 16 (11.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 16 (11.59%) Retail
14 15 (10.87%) Marketing Technology
14 15 (10.87%) Databricks
14 15 (10.87%) Data Lake
15 14 (10.14%) Windows

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 3 (2.17%) CMS
1 3 (2.17%) IIS
2 2 (1.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.72%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (5.80%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (5.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (3.62%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.45%) AutoCAD
3 2 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (7.97%) JDE OneWorld
2 5 (3.62%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 31 (22.46%) SaaS
2 24 (17.39%) Azure
3 16 (11.59%) Azure Data Factory
4 11 (7.97%) AWS
4 11 (7.97%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 7 (5.07%) GCP
6 5 (3.62%) Microsoft 365
7 4 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.45%) Power Automate
8 2 (1.45%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.72%) Google Workspace
9 1 (0.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.77%) Network Security
2 13 (9.42%) Internet
3 6 (4.35%) DNS
3 6 (4.35%) LAN
4 5 (3.62%) Broadband
4 5 (3.62%) Firewall
4 5 (3.62%) WAN
5 4 (2.90%) DHCP
5 4 (2.90%) Unified Communications
6 3 (2.17%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.45%) 5G
7 2 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.45%) MPLS
7 2 (1.45%) PBX
7 2 (1.45%) SAN
7 2 (1.45%) VoIP
7 2 (1.45%) VPN
7 2 (1.45%) Wireless
8 1 (0.72%) SD-WAN
8 1 (0.72%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.87%) Data Lake
2 11 (7.97%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.07%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.90%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.45%) Big Data
5 2 (1.45%) Power BI
6 1 (0.72%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.72%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.72%) JIRA
2 1 (0.72%) Subversion
2 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 46 (33.33%) Social Skills
2 36 (26.09%) Marketing
3 30 (21.74%) Finance
3 30 (21.74%) Manufacturing
4 22 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (13.77%) Electronics
5 19 (13.77%) Public Sector
6 16 (11.59%) Retail
7 11 (7.97%) Aerospace
7 11 (7.97%) Automotive
7 11 (7.97%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 11 (7.97%) Presentation Skills
8 3 (2.17%) Organisational Skills
9 2 (1.45%) Law
9 2 (1.45%) Legal
9 2 (1.45%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.72%) Billing
10 1 (0.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (13.04%) Analyst
1 18 (13.04%) Data Engineer
2 15 (10.87%) Product Owner
3 10 (7.25%) Business Analyst
4 8 (5.80%) Developer
4 8 (5.80%) Network Engineer
4 8 (5.80%) Project Manager
5 6 (4.35%) Architect
5 6 (4.35%) Business Process Analyst
5 6 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (4.35%) Process Analyst
5 6 (4.35%) Product Manager
5 6 (4.35%) Security Engineer
6 5 (3.62%) Software Developer
7 4 (2.90%) Coordinator
7 4 (2.90%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (2.90%) IT Manager
7 4 (2.90%) Project Coordinator
7 4 (2.90%) Service Analyst
7 4 (2.90%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.07%) .NET
1 7 (5.07%) .NET Core
2 4 (2.90%) HTML
2 4 (2.90%) JSON
3 3 (2.17%) AngularJS
3 3 (2.17%) CSS
3 3 (2.17%) HTML5
4 2 (1.45%) React
4 2 (1.45%) Sass
5 1 (0.72%) Apollo GraphQL
5 1 (0.72%) DirectX
5 1 (0.72%) GraphQL
5 1 (0.72%) Jest
5 1 (0.72%) MFC
5 1 (0.72%) Node.js
5 1 (0.72%) OpenGL
5 1 (0.72%) RESTful
5 1 (0.72%) Web Services
5 1 (0.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.87%) Marketing Technology
2 13 (9.42%) User Experience
3 6 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.62%) Blog
4 5 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.90%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.45%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.45%) NHS
6 2 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.45%) Social Media
7 1 (0.72%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.72%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (0.72%) Cyberattack
7 1 (0.72%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.72%) Digital TV
7 1 (0.72%) Fibre Optics
7 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.72%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.72%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.14%) Windows
2 8 (5.80%) Linux
3 4 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (2.90%) Ubuntu
3 4 (2.90%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.17%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.72%) Unix
5 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (44.20%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (18.12%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (15.22%) Cybersecurity
3 21 (15.22%) Programme Management
4 19 (13.77%) Data Science
5 18 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
6 17 (12.32%) Analytics
7 16 (11.59%) Microservices
7 16 (11.59%) Product Vision
7 16 (11.59%) Project Delivery
7 16 (11.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 13 (9.42%) CI/CD
8 13 (9.42%) Data Architecture
8 13 (9.42%) Data Engineering
8 13 (9.42%) DevOps
9 12 (8.70%) Workflow
10 11 (7.97%) Data Ingestion
10 11 (7.97%) Data Pipeline
10 11 (7.97%) Project Management
10 11 (7.97%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.32%) C#
2 13 (9.42%) Python
3 12 (8.70%) SQL
4 6 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.62%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.90%) C
7 3 (2.17%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.17%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.72%) Bash
8 1 (0.72%) C++
8 1 (0.72%) Java
8 1 (0.72%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (7.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (3.62%) Degree
3 4 (2.90%) PMP
4 3 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.17%) CISSP
4 3 (2.17%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.45%) CCA
5 2 (1.45%) CCNP
5 2 (1.45%) CISM
5 2 (1.45%) IISP
5 2 (1.45%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
6 1 (0.72%) CCNA
6 1 (0.72%) CEH
6 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.80%) Accessibility
2 6 (4.35%) QA
3 5 (3.62%) SLA
4 3 (2.17%) NIST
4 3 (2.17%) PMO
5 2 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.80%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.62%) Docker
4 2 (1.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.72%) Firmware
5 1 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (3.62%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.90%) Ansible
2 4 (2.90%) Puppet
3 2 (1.45%) SCCM
4 1 (0.72%) Galera Cluster
4 1 (0.72%) Nagios
4 1 (0.72%) WSUS
4 1 (0.72%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.04%) SAP
3 15 (10.87%) Databricks
4 9 (6.52%) Cisco
4 9 (6.52%) VMware
5 6 (4.35%) Google
6 4 (2.90%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.90%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.45%) Avaya
7 2 (1.45%) BT
7 2 (1.45%) HP
8 1 (0.72%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.72%) Citrix
8 1 (0.72%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.72%) F5
8 1 (0.72%) Infoblox
8 1 (0.72%) Juniper
8 1 (0.72%) MobileIron
8 1 (0.72%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (0.72%) ServiceNow