Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 83 104
Rank change year-on-year +5 +21 +3
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 322 262 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.03% 3.51% 2.61%
As % of the General category 10.13% 9.48% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 274 218 164
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +4.29%
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £69,350 £60,000 £63,375
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year - +9.59% -12.05%

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 3178 2763 2771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 39.74% 36.99% 37.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2485 2296 2175
Manchester median annual salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.59% +5.59% +0.63%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,400 £65,000 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -1.23% +1.25%

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 21 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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
Salford +12 20 £37,500 +74.42% 3
Rochdale +1 18 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Stockport -2 8 £45,000 -7.69%
Cheadle -8 4 £41,250 +17.86%
Wigan - 3 £30,000 -
Bury +6 2 £33,750 -35.71%
Altrincham -14 2 £37,500 -11.76%
Telecoms
North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 153 (47.52%) Finance
2 143 (44.41%) Marketing
3 142 (44.10%) Manufacturing
3 142 (44.10%) Business Intelligence
4 139 (43.17%) Electronics
5 138 (42.86%) Programme Management
6 137 (42.55%) SAP
6 137 (42.55%) Digital Marketing
7 117 (36.34%) SQL
8 96 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
9 76 (23.60%) JavaScript
10 75 (23.29%) Windows
11 74 (22.98%) .NET
12 68 (21.12%) Java
13 59 (18.32%) Python
14 55 (17.08%) Web Development
15 49 (15.22%) CSS
16 48 (14.91%) HTML
16 48 (14.91%) Open Source
16 48 (14.91%) Analytics
17 47 (14.60%) Degree
17 47 (14.60%) Unix
18 46 (14.29%) Test Automation
18 46 (14.29%) Machine Learning
18 46 (14.29%) Big Data
19 44 (13.66%) Ajax
19 44 (13.66%) SQL Server
20 43 (13.35%) OO
21 41 (12.73%) Microsoft
21 41 (12.73%) Shell Script

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 20 (6.21%) MS Exchange
2 19 (5.90%) IIS
3 16 (4.97%) Apache Spark
3 16 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (2.80%) JBoss
5 5 (1.55%) Oracle Application Server
6 4 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.24%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (0.93%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.62%) Liferay
8 2 (0.62%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.31%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (6.83%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (5.90%) FileZilla
3 4 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.93%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.86%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.93%) Epicor Tropos
3 2 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.62%) Infor CRM
3 2 (0.62%) Magento
3 2 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 37 (11.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (11.18%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (9.94%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (3.42%) Office 365
5 6 (1.86%) Sage Pay
6 2 (0.62%) SaaS
7 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.31%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.31%) Route 53
7 1 (0.31%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 40 (12.42%) Broadband
2 31 (9.63%) Ethernet
3 30 (9.32%) VoIP
4 23 (7.14%) SMTP
5 22 (6.83%) WAN
6 21 (6.52%) Firewall
7 20 (6.21%) LAN
8 19 (5.90%) FTP
9 14 (4.35%) BGP
9 14 (4.35%) DNS
10 13 (4.04%) Internet
11 12 (3.73%) TACACS
12 11 (3.42%) VLAN
13 10 (3.11%) ADSL
14 9 (2.80%) MRTG
14 9 (2.80%) SNMP
14 9 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
15 8 (2.48%) IP Telephony
15 8 (2.48%) OSPF
15 8 (2.48%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (14.29%) Big Data
2 44 (13.66%) SQL Server
3 38 (11.80%) Relational Database
4 35 (10.87%) Hadoop
5 18 (5.59%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (2.17%) Apache Accumulo
6 7 (2.17%) CouchDB
6 7 (2.17%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (1.24%) MySQL
9 4 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.31%) Electronic Patient Records
10 1 (0.31%) HDInsight
10 1 (0.31%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.31%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 17 (5.28%) Git (software)
2 11 (3.42%) JUnit
3 10 (3.11%) Cucumber
3 10 (3.11%) Jenkins
3 10 (3.11%) TeamCity
4 9 (2.80%) JIRA
5 7 (2.17%) Eclipse
5 7 (2.17%) Maven
6 6 (1.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (1.86%) Bitbucket
6 6 (1.86%) EasyMock
7 5 (1.55%) Grunt
7 5 (1.55%) gulp
7 5 (1.55%) Jasmine
7 5 (1.55%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (1.55%) PHPUnit
7 5 (1.55%) QUnit
8 4 (1.24%) GitLab
8 4 (1.24%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.93%) Selenium
General
1 153 (47.52%) Finance
2 143 (44.41%) Marketing
3 142 (44.10%) Manufacturing
4 139 (43.17%) Electronics
5 35 (10.87%) Retail
6 8 (2.48%) Billing
7 6 (1.86%) Legal
8 4 (1.24%) Back Office
8 4 (1.24%) Banking
9 2 (0.62%) Games
10 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 105 (32.61%) Developer
2 43 (13.35%) Analyst
3 29 (9.01%) Business Analyst
4 27 (8.39%) .NET Developer
4 27 (8.39%) C# Developer
5 26 (8.07%) ASP.NET Developer
5 26 (8.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (8.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 21 (6.52%) Network Engineer
7 20 (6.21%) Java Developer
7 20 (6.21%) Web Developer
8 19 (5.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 18 (5.59%) Architect
10 17 (5.28%) Product Manager
11 16 (4.97%) Business Manager
11 16 (4.97%) Cloud Architect
11 16 (4.97%) Product Analyst
11 16 (4.97%) Product Business Analyst
12 15 (4.66%) DevOps Engineer
12 15 (4.66%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (22.98%) .NET
2 49 (15.22%) CSS
3 48 (14.91%) HTML
4 44 (13.66%) Ajax
5 31 (9.63%) ASP.NET Web API
5 31 (9.63%) jQuery
6 28 (8.70%) ASP.NET
7 27 (8.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (8.39%) JSON
8 19 (5.90%) Regular Expression
9 17 (5.28%) Web Services
10 16 (4.97%) MSMQ
10 16 (4.97%) RabbitMQ
11 15 (4.66%) REST
12 14 (4.35%) HTML5
12 14 (4.35%) Spring
13 11 (3.42%) RESTful
14 10 (3.11%) XML
15 9 (2.80%) Hibernate
15 9 (2.80%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 41 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (9.32%) Public Cloud
3 26 (8.07%) N-Tier
4 19 (5.90%) Driving Licence
5 10 (3.11%) Data Centre
6 9 (2.80%) Handset
7 8 (2.48%) User Experience
8 7 (2.17%) CCTV
9 6 (1.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 5 (1.55%) Chip and PIN
10 5 (1.55%) EPoS
10 5 (1.55%) FMCG
10 5 (1.55%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.24%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.24%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (0.93%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.93%) Replication
13 2 (0.62%) PKI
13 2 (0.62%) PMI
13 2 (0.62%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 75 (23.29%) Windows
2 47 (14.60%) Unix
3 35 (10.87%) Windows Server
4 34 (10.56%) Linux
5 21 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (4.97%) Windows 10
7 13 (4.04%) Windows 8
8 7 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.55%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.93%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.62%) CentOS
11 2 (0.62%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (44.10%) Business Intelligence
2 138 (42.86%) Programme Management
3 137 (42.55%) Digital Marketing
4 96 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (17.08%) Web Development
6 48 (14.91%) Analytics
6 48 (14.91%) Open Source
7 46 (14.29%) Machine Learning
7 46 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 43 (13.35%) OO
9 39 (12.11%) MVC
10 38 (11.80%) DevOps
11 30 (9.32%) Software Engineering
12 29 (9.01%) E-Commerce
13 27 (8.39%) TDD
14 26 (8.07%) Continuous Delivery
14 26 (8.07%) SOA
15 24 (7.45%) Scrum
16 20 (6.21%) ITIL
16 20 (6.21%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 117 (36.34%) SQL
2 76 (23.60%) JavaScript
3 68 (21.12%) Java
4 59 (18.32%) Python
5 41 (12.73%) Shell Script
6 40 (12.42%) C#
7 35 (10.87%) C++
8 31 (9.63%) Go
9 30 (9.32%) PHP
10 26 (8.07%) T-SQL
11 19 (5.90%) VBScript
12 11 (3.42%) Ruby
13 8 (2.48%) PL/SQL
13 8 (2.48%) VB
14 7 (2.17%) Clojure
15 5 (1.55%) TypeScript
15 5 (1.55%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.55%) VBA
16 4 (1.24%) MATLAB
16 4 (1.24%) R
Qualifications
1 47 (14.60%) Degree
2 23 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (5.28%) CCNP
4 11 (3.42%) CCNA
5 10 (3.11%) PMI Certification
6 8 (2.48%) PMP
7 6 (1.86%) CCIE
7 6 (1.86%) JNCIP
7 6 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (1.86%) Security Cleared
8 5 (1.55%) CISSP
8 5 (1.55%) Master's Degree
9 4 (1.24%) PhD
10 3 (0.93%) CISA
10 3 (0.93%) CISM
11 2 (0.62%) CCENT
11 2 (0.62%) CISMP
11 2 (0.62%) CRISC
11 2 (0.62%) HND
11 2 (0.62%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.35%) PCI DSS
2 12 (3.73%) SLA
3 11 (3.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.86%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.86%) QA
5 5 (1.55%) GDPR
6 4 (1.24%) ISO 14001
6 4 (1.24%) ISO 22301
7 2 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.62%) PMO
System Software
1 39 (12.11%) Active Directory
2 19 (5.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.66%) Docker
4 3 (0.93%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.31%) NFS
5 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.31%) XenApp
5 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 38 (11.80%) Puppet
2 33 (10.25%) Ansible
3 28 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (4.97%) Mesos
5 12 (3.73%) Cacti
6 11 (3.42%) Nagios
7 9 (2.80%) OpenNMS
7 9 (2.80%) RANCID
7 9 (2.80%) SCCM
8 7 (2.17%) Kubernetes
9 3 (0.93%) Marathon
9 3 (0.93%) rkt
9 3 (0.93%) SCOM
10 2 (0.62%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.62%) Cisco Prime
11 1 (0.31%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.31%) Packer
11 1 (0.31%) SnapMirror
11 1 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 137 (42.55%) SAP
2 41 (12.73%) Microsoft
3 39 (12.11%) Cisco
4 32 (9.94%) Google
5 24 (7.45%) Oracle
6 21 (6.52%) VMware
7 20 (6.21%) Juniper
8 19 (5.90%) PayPal
9 13 (4.04%) Ericsson
10 9 (2.80%) Huawei
11 7 (2.17%) BroadSoft
12 6 (1.86%) Brocade
12 6 (1.86%) CyberSource
12 6 (1.86%) F5
12 6 (1.86%) Foundry
12 6 (1.86%) GENBAND
12 6 (1.86%) Riverbed
12 6 (1.86%) Sonus
12 6 (1.86%) Zend
13 5 (1.55%) Red Hat