Period
to

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

Telecommunications
North West > Manchester
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 144 124 127
Rank change year-on-year -20 +3 -53
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 118 96 70
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.93% 2.09% 1.94%
As % of the General category 3.24% 4.42% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 80 64 56
10th Percentile £28,239 £37,375 £21,000
25th Percentile £33,884 £45,938 £34,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £55,000 £43,500
Median % change year-on-year -13.64% +26.44% -6.45%
75th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £69,438 £70,000 £86,125
North West median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -13.64% +29.41% -

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 3,640 2,170 1,681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 59.60% 47.19% 46.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2,108 1,553 1,280
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,725
25th Percentile £39,866 £37,419 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,112 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.22% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £68,283 £66,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £72,500
North West median annual salary £50,400 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.11% - +5.56%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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
Bolton -1 2 £55,500 +117.65% 1
Stockport -6 2 £85,000 +30.77%
Salford -17 1 - - 1
Telecoms
North West

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 50 (42.37%) Manufacturing
2 47 (39.83%) Finance
3 44 (37.29%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (37.29%) Social Skills
4 42 (35.59%) Agile
5 40 (33.90%) Business Intelligence
6 39 (33.05%) Microsoft
6 39 (33.05%) Marketing
7 38 (32.20%) SAP
8 37 (31.36%) Programme Management
9 36 (30.51%) Electronics
9 36 (30.51%) Digital Marketing
9 36 (30.51%) Public Sector
10 28 (23.73%) Azure
10 28 (23.73%) SQL
11 26 (22.03%) Problem-Solving
12 25 (21.19%) T-SQL
13 20 (16.95%) C#
14 19 (16.10%) Retail
14 19 (16.10%) SaaS
15 18 (15.25%) SQL Server
16 16 (13.56%) BusinessObjects
16 16 (13.56%) Degree
16 16 (13.56%) Project Delivery
16 16 (13.56%) Data Lake
16 16 (13.56%) Azure Data Factory
17 15 (12.71%) Docker
17 15 (12.71%) Qlik Sense
17 15 (12.71%) QlikView
17 15 (12.71%) 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 6 (5.08%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.39%) Apache
3 2 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (9.32%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (7.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.08%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.85%) PRMS
Cloud Services
1 28 (23.73%) Azure
2 19 (16.10%) SaaS
3 16 (13.56%) Azure Data Factory
4 11 (9.32%) AWS
5 9 (7.63%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 8 (6.78%) Microsoft 365
7 7 (5.93%) Power Platform
7 7 (5.93%) Snowflake
8 6 (5.08%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 4 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (2.54%) GCP
11 1 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.85%) Google Workspace
11 1 (0.85%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.47%) TCP/IP
2 9 (7.63%) Firewall
2 9 (7.63%) Network Security
3 7 (5.93%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (5.93%) Wireless
4 6 (5.08%) DECT
4 6 (5.08%) Structured Cabling
5 5 (4.24%) LAN
6 4 (3.39%) Broadband
6 4 (3.39%) DHCP
6 4 (3.39%) DNS
6 4 (3.39%) WAN
7 3 (2.54%) Ethernet
7 3 (2.54%) Internet
7 3 (2.54%) MPLS
8 2 (1.69%) Intranet
8 2 (1.69%) VoIP
9 1 (0.85%) BGP
9 1 (0.85%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (0.85%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.56%) BusinessObjects
2 16 (13.56%) Data Lake
3 15 (12.71%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (12.71%) Qlik Sense
3 15 (12.71%) QlikView
4 9 (7.63%) PowerCenter
4 9 (7.63%) Snowflake Schema
4 9 (7.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (5.93%) Power BI
6 6 (5.08%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (5.08%) Tableau
7 2 (1.69%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.85%) DynamoDB
8 1 (0.85%) MySQL
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (9.32%) JIRA
2 4 (3.39%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.85%) Subversion
4 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (42.37%) Manufacturing
2 47 (39.83%) Finance
3 44 (37.29%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (37.29%) Social Skills
4 39 (33.05%) Marketing
5 36 (30.51%) Electronics
5 36 (30.51%) Public Sector
6 19 (16.10%) Retail
7 10 (8.47%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 9 (7.63%) Legal
8 9 (7.63%) Presentation Skills
9 6 (5.08%) Aerospace
9 6 (5.08%) Automotive
9 6 (5.08%) Law
10 4 (3.39%) Mandarin Language
11 3 (2.54%) Billing
11 3 (2.54%) Influencing Skills
12 2 (1.69%) Organisational Skills
13 1 (0.85%) Arabic Language
13 1 (0.85%) French Language
Job Titles
1 17 (14.41%) Developer
2 11 (9.32%) Analyst
3 10 (8.47%) Software Developer
4 7 (5.93%) Consultant
4 7 (5.93%) Data Engineer
4 7 (5.93%) Senior Developer
4 7 (5.93%) Software Engineer
4 7 (5.93%) Telecoms Engineer
5 6 (5.08%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 6 (5.08%) Field Engineer
5 6 (5.08%) Field Telecoms Engineer
5 6 (5.08%) QlikView Consultant
5 6 (5.08%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
5 6 (5.08%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (4.24%) Coordinator
6 5 (4.24%) Help Desk Analyst
6 5 (4.24%) Project Coordinator
6 5 (4.24%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
6 5 (4.24%) SQL Analyst
7 4 (3.39%) QlikView Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.86%) .NET
2 10 (8.47%) .NET Core
3 6 (5.08%) JSON
3 6 (5.08%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (5.08%) XML
4 4 (3.39%) Apache NiFi
4 4 (3.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 4 (3.39%) Node.js
4 4 (3.39%) Protocol Buffers
5 3 (2.54%) React
6 2 (1.69%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.69%) Web Services
7 1 (0.85%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.85%) DirectX
7 1 (0.85%) HTML5
7 1 (0.85%) Jinja
7 1 (0.85%) Lambda Expressions
7 1 (0.85%) OpenGL
7 1 (0.85%) Redux
7 1 (0.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.32%) Blog
1 11 (9.32%) Smart Meter
2 8 (6.78%) Driving Licence
3 7 (5.93%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.08%) Legacy Systems
5 5 (4.24%) CCTV
5 5 (4.24%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (4.24%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (3.39%) Cyber Defence
7 3 (2.54%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.69%) Cyberattack
8 2 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.69%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.69%) Marketing Technology
8 2 (1.69%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.85%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.85%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.85%) PACS
9 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.71%) Windows
2 12 (10.17%) Linux
3 9 (7.63%) Windows 10
4 6 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.24%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.39%) Mac OS X
6 4 (3.39%) Windows 8
6 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (35.59%) Agile
2 40 (33.90%) Business Intelligence
3 37 (31.36%) Programme Management
4 36 (30.51%) Digital Marketing
5 26 (22.03%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (13.56%) Project Delivery
7 12 (10.17%) CI/CD
7 12 (10.17%) Project Management
8 11 (9.32%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (9.32%) Full Stack Development
9 10 (8.47%) Data Modelling
9 10 (8.47%) ETL
9 10 (8.47%) ITIL
10 9 (7.63%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (7.63%) Cybersecurity
10 9 (7.63%) ETL Development
10 9 (7.63%) PRINCE
10 9 (7.63%) Software Engineering
10 9 (7.63%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (6.78%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 28 (23.73%) SQL
2 25 (21.19%) T-SQL
3 20 (16.95%) C#
4 14 (11.86%) Python
5 9 (7.63%) Java
6 8 (6.78%) C++
7 6 (5.08%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.24%) Bash
8 5 (4.24%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.54%) C
10 2 (1.69%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.85%) Perl
11 1 (0.85%) Ruby
11 1 (0.85%) VB
11 1 (0.85%) VC++
Qualifications
1 16 (13.56%) Degree
2 9 (7.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.93%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (5.08%) CCNA
5 5 (4.24%) ISEB
5 5 (4.24%) ISTQB
6 4 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.69%) ACSP
7 2 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.69%) MCSA
7 2 (1.69%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.85%) CCNP
8 1 (0.85%) CEH
8 1 (0.85%) CISSP
8 1 (0.85%) HP AIS
8 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.32%) SLA
2 6 (5.08%) Accessibility
2 6 (5.08%) QA
3 4 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.54%) PMO
5 1 (0.85%) GDPR
5 1 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (12.71%) Docker
2 13 (11.02%) Active Directory
3 11 (9.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.24%) Firmware
5 4 (3.39%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.39%) Postfix
5 4 (3.39%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (9.32%) Kubernetes
2 5 (4.24%) Ansible
2 5 (4.24%) HP ALM
3 4 (3.39%) Pacemaker
3 4 (3.39%) Podman
4 2 (1.69%) Puppet
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.85%) QRadar
5 1 (0.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (33.05%) Microsoft
2 38 (32.20%) SAP
3 14 (11.86%) VMware
4 9 (7.63%) BT
4 9 (7.63%) Informatica
5 7 (5.93%) Avaya
5 7 (5.93%) Databricks
5 7 (5.93%) Google
5 7 (5.93%) HP
6 6 (5.08%) BroadSoft
6 6 (5.08%) MikroTik
6 6 (5.08%) Mitel
6 6 (5.08%) NEC
6 6 (5.08%) Panasonic
6 6 (5.08%) Ruckus Wireless
6 6 (5.08%) Samsung
6 6 (5.08%) Siemens
7 5 (4.24%) Cisco
8 4 (3.39%) Palo Alto
9 3 (2.54%) Salesforce.com