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

Telecommunications
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 87 127
Rank change year-on-year -9 +40 -17
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 245 260 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.30% 3.54% 2.25%
As % of the General category 8.49% 9.97% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 226 212 139
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +2.56% -9.30%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,050 £20,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +7.50% +19.40% -21.18%

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 2,887 2,608 2,632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 38.91% 35.56% 37.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2,259 2,162 2,065
Manchester median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% +2.50%

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 22 January 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 January 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 -3 24 £45,000 - 1
Salford +14 18 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Stockport - 9 £60,000 - 5
Wigan - 3 £30,000 - 2
Altrincham - 2 £37,500 -
Cheadle -12 1 £35,000 -
Bury - 1 £35,000 - 1
Telecoms
North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 88 (35.92%) Finance
2 84 (34.29%) Business Intelligence
3 82 (33.47%) Manufacturing
3 82 (33.47%) Marketing
4 78 (31.84%) Digital Marketing
4 78 (31.84%) Electronics
4 78 (31.84%) Programme Management
5 76 (31.02%) SAP
6 65 (26.53%) Python
7 63 (25.71%) SQL
8 62 (25.31%) JavaScript
9 53 (21.63%) Java
10 50 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
11 49 (20.00%) .NET
12 48 (19.59%) Windows
12 48 (19.59%) Broadband
13 45 (18.37%) C#
14 42 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
15 41 (16.73%) Cisco
16 40 (16.33%) Linux
17 39 (15.92%) VoIP
17 39 (15.92%) Big Data
18 37 (15.10%) Machine Learning
18 37 (15.10%) Ethernet
18 37 (15.10%) SQL Server
19 36 (14.69%) Software Engineering
20 34 (13.88%) Degree
20 34 (13.88%) Test Automation
20 34 (13.88%) Microsoft
20 34 (13.88%) Active Directory

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 14 (5.71%) Apache Spark
2 13 (5.31%) IIS
2 13 (5.31%) JBoss
3 12 (4.90%) MS Exchange
4 9 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.04%) Oracle Application Server
6 4 (1.63%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.22%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.82%) Apache
8 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.82%) Liferay
8 2 (0.82%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (4.49%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.04%) FileZilla
4 2 (0.82%) Camtasia
5 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.04%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.82%) Epicor Tropos
2 2 (0.82%) Magento
2 2 (0.82%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.41%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (5.31%) Office 365
4 10 (4.08%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (2.45%) SaaS
6 5 (2.04%) Sage Pay
7 4 (1.63%) IaaS
7 4 (1.63%) PaaS
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.41%) Route 53
8 1 (0.41%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 48 (19.59%) Broadband
2 39 (15.92%) VoIP
3 37 (15.10%) Ethernet
4 29 (11.84%) VLAN
5 25 (10.20%) BGP
6 24 (9.80%) VPN
7 23 (9.39%) Firewall
7 23 (9.39%) OSPF
8 21 (8.57%) VRRP
9 20 (8.16%) DNS
9 20 (8.16%) HSRP
9 20 (8.16%) IPv6
9 20 (8.16%) MPLS
10 18 (7.35%) TACACS
11 17 (6.94%) Wi-Fi
12 16 (6.53%) PBX
13 15 (6.12%) LAN
13 15 (6.12%) MRTG
13 15 (6.12%) SNMP
14 13 (5.31%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (15.92%) Big Data
2 37 (15.10%) SQL Server
3 21 (8.57%) Hadoop
4 8 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (2.86%) MySQL
5 7 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.45%) VLDB
7 5 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (1.22%) Electronic Patient Records
8 3 (1.22%) HDInsight
8 3 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.82%) Data Lake
9 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.82%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 25 (10.20%) Git (software)
2 14 (5.71%) TeamCity
3 11 (4.49%) GitLab
4 9 (3.67%) Cucumber
4 9 (3.67%) JIRA
4 9 (3.67%) PHPUnit
5 6 (2.45%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.45%) PyCharm
6 5 (2.04%) Selenium
6 5 (2.04%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.22%) Grunt
8 3 (1.22%) gulp
8 3 (1.22%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.22%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (1.22%) QUnit
9 2 (0.82%) NUnit
10 1 (0.41%) Maven
10 1 (0.41%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.41%) Subversion
General
1 88 (35.92%) Finance
2 82 (33.47%) Manufacturing
2 82 (33.47%) Marketing
3 78 (31.84%) Electronics
4 24 (9.80%) Retail
5 11 (4.49%) Banking
5 11 (4.49%) Legal
6 9 (3.67%) Billing
7 3 (1.22%) Back Office
8 1 (0.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 64 (26.12%) Developer
2 29 (11.84%) Analyst
3 18 (7.35%) Network Engineer
4 15 (6.12%) Business Analyst
4 15 (6.12%) Java Developer
5 14 (5.71%) .NET Developer
5 14 (5.71%) C# Developer
6 13 (5.31%) ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (5.31%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (5.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (4.90%) Designer
8 11 (4.49%) Product Manager
8 11 (4.49%) Software Analyst
9 10 (4.08%) Development Manager
9 10 (4.08%) Senior Developer
9 10 (4.08%) Software Engineer
9 10 (4.08%) Software Product Manager
9 10 (4.08%) SQL Developer
10 9 (3.67%) Product Business Analyst
10 9 (3.67%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (20.00%) .NET
2 30 (12.24%) HTML
3 27 (11.02%) Ajax
3 27 (11.02%) CSS
4 23 (9.39%) Web Services
5 19 (7.76%) AngularJS
6 17 (6.94%) React
7 15 (6.12%) Hibernate
7 15 (6.12%) REST
8 14 (5.71%) ASP.NET
8 14 (5.71%) jQuery
8 14 (5.71%) Node.js
9 13 (5.31%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (5.31%) J2EE
10 12 (4.90%) JSP
11 9 (3.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (3.67%) CakePHP
12 8 (3.27%) RESTful
13 7 (2.86%) Gherkin
13 7 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 42 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.90%) Data Centre
3 9 (3.67%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (3.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 8 (3.27%) Driving Licence
4 8 (3.27%) N-Tier
5 6 (2.45%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.45%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (2.45%) Public Cloud
6 4 (1.63%) FMCG
6 4 (1.63%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.22%) Chip and PIN
7 3 (1.22%) EPoS
7 3 (1.22%) PMI
8 2 (0.82%) CCTV
8 2 (0.82%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.82%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.82%) Handset
8 2 (0.82%) Social Media
8 2 (0.82%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 48 (19.59%) Windows
2 40 (16.33%) Linux
3 22 (8.98%) Windows Server
4 16 (6.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (6.12%) Unix
6 8 (3.27%) Windows 10
7 6 (2.45%) Windows 8
7 6 (2.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.22%) CentOS
8 3 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (34.29%) Business Intelligence
2 78 (31.84%) Digital Marketing
2 78 (31.84%) Programme Management
3 50 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (15.10%) Machine Learning
5 36 (14.69%) Software Engineering
6 34 (13.88%) DevOps
6 34 (13.88%) Test Automation
7 24 (9.80%) MVC
8 23 (9.39%) OO
9 22 (8.98%) Analytics
9 22 (8.98%) Web Development
10 20 (8.16%) ITIL
11 19 (7.76%) Network Management
11 19 (7.76%) Service Management
11 19 (7.76%) TDD
12 17 (6.94%) Configuration Management
12 17 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (6.53%) BDD
13 16 (6.53%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 65 (26.53%) Python
2 63 (25.71%) SQL
3 62 (25.31%) JavaScript
4 53 (21.63%) Java
5 45 (18.37%) C#
6 32 (13.06%) PHP
7 21 (8.57%) C++
8 15 (6.12%) Go
8 15 (6.12%) Perl
9 12 (4.90%) T-SQL
10 9 (3.67%) Shell Script
11 7 (2.86%) VBScript
12 6 (2.45%) Bash Shell
12 6 (2.45%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.45%) Ruby
13 5 (2.04%) VB
14 3 (1.22%) TypeScript
14 3 (1.22%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.22%) VBA
15 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (13.88%) Degree
2 22 (8.98%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (6.94%) CCNP
4 12 (4.90%) JNCIP
5 11 (4.49%) CCNA
6 5 (2.04%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.22%) CCIE
7 3 (1.22%) CISSP
7 3 (1.22%) Linux+ Certification
7 3 (1.22%) LPIC
7 3 (1.22%) Master's Degree
7 3 (1.22%) RHCE
8 2 (0.82%) CCDP
8 2 (0.82%) HND
8 2 (0.82%) JNCIA
8 2 (0.82%) PMP
8 2 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.41%) CISA
9 1 (0.41%) CISM
9 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.98%) PCI DSS
2 18 (7.35%) SLA
3 17 (6.94%) QA
4 8 (3.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (2.86%) ISO 9001
6 4 (1.63%) Data Quality
6 4 (1.63%) GCP
6 4 (1.63%) GDPR
7 2 (0.82%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.41%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 34 (13.88%) Active Directory
2 25 (10.20%) Docker
3 12 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 28 (11.43%) Puppet
2 27 (11.02%) Kubernetes
3 23 (9.39%) Ansible
4 16 (6.53%) Cacti
5 15 (6.12%) Nagios
5 15 (6.12%) OpenNMS
5 15 (6.12%) RANCID
5 15 (6.12%) SCCM
6 10 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (2.86%) SCOM
8 6 (2.45%) Mesos
9 5 (2.04%) Marathon
9 5 (2.04%) rkt
10 1 (0.41%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.41%) Packer
10 1 (0.41%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 76 (31.02%) SAP
2 41 (16.73%) Cisco
3 34 (13.88%) Microsoft
4 25 (10.20%) Juniper
5 24 (9.80%) Oracle
6 21 (8.57%) Ericsson
7 18 (7.35%) Huawei
8 17 (6.94%) VMware
9 11 (4.49%) Google
10 10 (4.08%) Brocade
10 10 (4.08%) Foundry
11 9 (3.67%) Zend
12 7 (2.86%) ZyXEL
13 6 (2.45%) Atlassian
14 5 (2.04%) CyberSource
14 5 (2.04%) PayPal
15 4 (1.63%) Openreach
15 4 (1.63%) Redback
16 3 (1.22%) Citrix
16 3 (1.22%) Red Hat