Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 65 87
Rank change year-on-year -21 +22 0
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 257 376 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.51% 4.58% 2.90%
As % of the General category 9.19% 11.98% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 213 324 172
Manchester median annual salary £39,000 £45,000 £41,938
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +7.30% -1.32%
10th Percentile £20,000 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £69,500 £61,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57% -12.50%

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 2,796 3,139 2,797
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 38.18% 38.27% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2,248 2,503 2,248
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,450 £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 20 July 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 20 July 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
Stockport +31 30 £20,000 -38.46%
Bolton +19 11 £24,000 +14.29% 1
Rochdale -13 11 £33,000 -26.67% 1
Wigan - 11 - - 1
Salford -2 10 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Altrincham - 7 £21,000 -
Sale - 4 £29,500 -
Cheadle +2 1 £25,000 -47.37%
Telecoms
North West

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 83 (32.30%) Marketing
2 79 (30.74%) Finance
3 67 (26.07%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (25.68%) Programme Management
4 66 (25.68%) Business Intelligence
5 64 (24.90%) SAP
5 64 (24.90%) Manufacturing
5 64 (24.90%) Electronics
5 64 (24.90%) Digital Marketing
6 57 (22.18%) Analytical Skills
7 53 (20.62%) Retail
8 48 (18.68%) Cisco
9 44 (17.12%) SQL
9 44 (17.12%) Ethernet
10 43 (16.73%) ITIL
10 43 (16.73%) Software Engineering
11 42 (16.34%) C#
11 42 (16.34%) Kubernetes
12 40 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
12 40 (15.56%) Windows
13 39 (15.18%) .NET
13 39 (15.18%) SLA
14 37 (14.40%) JavaScript
14 37 (14.40%) Broadband
15 36 (14.01%) Problem Management
16 35 (13.62%) Python
16 35 (13.62%) Firewall
17 33 (12.84%) Docker
18 32 (12.45%) Service Management
19 31 (12.06%) Big Data

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 19 (7.39%) Apache Spark
2 15 (5.84%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.72%) Skype for Business
4 5 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.17%) JBoss
6 2 (0.78%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.78%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.39%) nginx
7 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.95%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.17%) InDesign
4 2 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.73%) SaaS
2 24 (9.34%) Google Cloud Platform
3 22 (8.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (6.23%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (3.89%) IaaS
6 5 (1.95%) Office 365
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.39%) npm
7 1 (0.39%) PaaS
7 1 (0.39%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 44 (17.12%) Ethernet
2 37 (14.40%) Broadband
3 35 (13.62%) Firewall
4 27 (10.51%) VoIP
5 25 (9.73%) WAN
6 23 (8.95%) Unified Communications
7 17 (6.61%) LAN
8 15 (5.84%) VPN
9 14 (5.45%) SAN
10 12 (4.67%) ADSL
11 11 (4.28%) DNS
12 10 (3.89%) TCP/IP
13 9 (3.50%) PBX
14 8 (3.11%) VLAN
15 7 (2.72%) BGP
15 7 (2.72%) MPLS
15 7 (2.72%) OSPF
15 7 (2.72%) Skype
15 7 (2.72%) WLAN
16 6 (2.33%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (12.06%) Big Data
2 27 (10.51%) SQL Server
3 20 (7.78%) Hadoop
4 8 (3.11%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.72%) Couchbase
6 5 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.78%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.78%) MySQL
10 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.39%) RethinkDB
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (5.84%) TeamCity
2 12 (4.67%) JIRA
3 10 (3.89%) Selenium
4 9 (3.50%) SpecFlow
5 7 (2.72%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.95%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.78%) Axure RP
7 2 (0.78%) GitLab
7 2 (0.78%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.78%) Serilog
8 1 (0.39%) Babel
8 1 (0.39%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.39%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.39%) webpack
General
1 83 (32.30%) Marketing
2 79 (30.74%) Finance
3 64 (24.90%) Electronics
3 64 (24.90%) Manufacturing
4 53 (20.62%) Retail
5 21 (8.17%) Advertising
6 8 (3.11%) Banking
7 4 (1.56%) Automotive
7 4 (1.56%) Back Office
8 3 (1.17%) Billing
8 3 (1.17%) Legal
9 1 (0.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 43 (16.73%) Analyst
2 28 (10.89%) Developer
3 26 (10.12%) Product Manager
4 24 (9.34%) Junior
5 23 (8.95%) Service Analyst
5 23 (8.95%) Service Desk Analyst
6 21 (8.17%) .NET Developer
7 19 (7.39%) Account Manager
7 19 (7.39%) Junior Account Manager
7 19 (7.39%) Telecoms Manager
8 16 (6.23%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (6.23%) C# Developer
8 16 (6.23%) Engineering Manager
8 16 (6.23%) Software Engineering Manager
9 14 (5.45%) Network Engineer
10 13 (5.06%) Telecoms Product Manager
11 11 (4.28%) Server Analyst
11 11 (4.28%) Software Manager
11 11 (4.28%) Test Analyst
12 9 (3.50%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (15.18%) .NET
2 19 (7.39%) AngularJS
2 19 (7.39%) React
3 15 (5.84%) CSS
4 13 (5.06%) ASP.NET
4 13 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (4.28%) Ajax
6 10 (3.89%) HTML
7 9 (3.50%) .NET Core
7 9 (3.50%) REST
7 9 (3.50%) SignalR
8 8 (3.11%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (3.11%) CSS3
9 7 (2.72%) .NET Framework
9 7 (2.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 7 (2.72%) Autofac
9 7 (2.72%) Dapper ORM
9 7 (2.72%) Entity Framework
9 7 (2.72%) HTML5
9 7 (2.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 57 (22.18%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (10.51%) Virtual Team
3 11 (4.28%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (3.89%) Data Centre
5 9 (3.50%) Blog
5 9 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (3.11%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.72%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (2.33%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.33%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.95%) Clustering
9 5 (1.95%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (1.95%) User Experience
9 5 (1.95%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.17%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.78%) Infotainment
11 2 (0.78%) PKI
11 2 (0.78%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.39%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.39%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 40 (15.56%) Windows
2 24 (9.34%) Linux
3 14 (5.45%) Windows Server
4 9 (3.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.17%) Unix
6 3 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.78%) Solaris
8 1 (0.39%) CentOS
8 1 (0.39%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.39%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (26.07%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (25.68%) Business Intelligence
2 66 (25.68%) Programme Management
3 64 (24.90%) Digital Marketing
4 43 (16.73%) ITIL
4 43 (16.73%) Software Engineering
5 40 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (14.01%) Problem Management
7 32 (12.45%) Service Management
8 29 (11.28%) Test Automation
9 27 (10.51%) TDD
10 25 (9.73%) Change Management
10 25 (9.73%) Incident Management
10 25 (9.73%) Kanban
11 24 (9.34%) Statistics
12 22 (8.56%) BDD
12 22 (8.56%) CRM
13 21 (8.17%) Knowledge Management
13 21 (8.17%) Machine Learning
13 21 (8.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 44 (17.12%) SQL
2 42 (16.34%) C#
3 37 (14.40%) JavaScript
4 35 (13.62%) Python
5 25 (9.73%) Java
6 17 (6.61%) C++
7 16 (6.23%) Go
8 8 (3.11%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.72%) PowerShell
9 7 (2.72%) Ruby
10 5 (1.95%) C
10 5 (1.95%) Perl
11 4 (1.56%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.17%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.78%) Delphi
13 2 (0.78%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.78%) PHP
13 2 (0.78%) R
13 2 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (10.12%) CCNA
1 26 (10.12%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (9.73%) Degree
3 22 (8.56%) Network+ Certification
4 12 (4.67%) Security Cleared
5 8 (3.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.95%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (1.95%) CCNP
6 5 (1.95%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.95%) MCSA
6 5 (1.95%) MCSE
6 5 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.56%) CCENT
7 4 (1.56%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.78%) PhD
10 1 (0.39%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.39%) ISEB
10 1 (0.39%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (15.18%) SLA
2 16 (6.23%) QA
3 13 (5.06%) GCP
4 3 (1.17%) COSHH
4 3 (1.17%) GDPR
4 3 (1.17%) ISO 22301
4 3 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.78%) FISMA
6 1 (0.39%) GPG13
6 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (12.84%) Docker
2 27 (10.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (8.17%) Active Directory
4 11 (4.28%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (2.72%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.56%) VMware Server
7 3 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.17%) Xen
8 1 (0.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 42 (16.34%) Kubernetes
2 24 (9.34%) Ansible
3 11 (4.28%) SCOM
4 5 (1.95%) Cacti
4 5 (1.95%) Terraform
5 4 (1.56%) Nagios
5 4 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.56%) Puppet
5 4 (1.56%) SCCM
6 3 (1.17%) Mesos
6 3 (1.17%) OpenNMS
7 2 (0.78%) Istio
7 2 (0.78%) Marathon
7 2 (0.78%) rkt
8 1 (0.39%) Grafana
8 1 (0.39%) Kibana
8 1 (0.39%) Packer
8 1 (0.39%) RANCID
8 1 (0.39%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 64 (24.90%) SAP
2 48 (18.68%) Cisco
3 30 (11.67%) VMware
4 27 (10.51%) Huawei
5 25 (9.73%) Fortinet
5 25 (9.73%) Microsoft
6 21 (8.17%) Google
7 13 (5.06%) Juniper
8 10 (3.89%) Citrix
9 8 (3.11%) Oracle
10 7 (2.72%) Avaya
11 6 (2.33%) Ericsson
11 6 (2.33%) SolarWinds
12 5 (1.95%) Acme Packet
12 5 (1.95%) Sonus
13 4 (1.56%) Dell
13 4 (1.56%) MikroTik
13 4 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
14 3 (1.17%) EMC
14 3 (1.17%) Openreach