Period
to 4 December 2020

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 4 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
North West > Manchester
6 months to
4 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 98 113 88
Rank change year-on-year +15 -25 -11
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 66 154 267
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.28% 2.43% 3.61%
As % of the General category 7.72% 7.17% 8.98%
Number of salaries quoted 55 121 208
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +19.32% +10.00%
10th Percentile £22,200 £20,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £69,500 £66,200
North West median annual salary £47,500 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.56% +8.33% +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 855 2,148 2,972
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 29.55% 33.92% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 704 1,607 2,372
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,075 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,312
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.27%

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 4 December 2020.

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 4 December 2020. 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
Altrincham +19 4 - -
Salford +9 2 £27,500 -27.63%
Oldham - 2 £55,170 - 1
Bolton +17 1 £32,000 -28.89% 1
Telecoms
North West

For the 6 months to 4 December 2020, 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 26 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 22 (33.33%) Finance
3 18 (27.27%) Programme Management
4 17 (25.76%) Windows
5 15 (22.73%) SAP
5 15 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (22.73%) Electronics
5 15 (22.73%) Manufacturing
5 15 (22.73%) Marketing
5 15 (22.73%) Digital Marketing
5 15 (22.73%) Public Sector
6 14 (21.21%) Microsoft Office
7 13 (19.70%) MPLS
7 13 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (19.70%) Degree
8 10 (15.15%) Project Management
9 9 (13.64%) Wireless
10 8 (12.12%) VMware
10 8 (12.12%) B2B
10 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
10 8 (12.12%) SQL
10 8 (12.12%) Linux
10 8 (12.12%) ADSL
10 8 (12.12%) Ethernet
10 8 (12.12%) IMAP
10 8 (12.12%) VDSL
10 8 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (12.12%) QA
10 8 (12.12%) Android
10 8 (12.12%) Apple iOS

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 5 (7.58%) Apache
1 5 (7.58%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.55%) Confluence
3 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (21.21%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Azure
2 5 (7.58%) GCP
2 5 (7.58%) Power Platform
3 3 (4.55%) AWS
4 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.03%) IaaS
4 2 (3.03%) Office 365
4 2 (3.03%) Power Automate
4 2 (3.03%) PowerApps
4 2 (3.03%) SaaS
5 1 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.70%) MPLS
2 9 (13.64%) Wireless
3 8 (12.12%) ADSL
3 8 (12.12%) Ethernet
3 8 (12.12%) IMAP
3 8 (12.12%) VDSL
4 5 (7.58%) Firewall
4 5 (7.58%) Network Security
5 4 (6.06%) VoIP
6 3 (4.55%) BGP
6 3 (4.55%) DHCP
6 3 (4.55%) DNS
6 3 (4.55%) Spanning Tree
6 3 (4.55%) Unified Communications
7 2 (3.03%) 4G
7 2 (3.03%) 5G
7 2 (3.03%) Broadband
7 2 (3.03%) Internet
7 2 (3.03%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (3.03%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 3 (4.55%) Data Mining
2 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (4.55%) Power BI
2 3 (4.55%) Qlik Sense
2 3 (4.55%) QlikView
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.55%) Tableau
3 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) JIRA
2 3 (4.55%) NUnit
2 3 (4.55%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.52%) Balsamiq
3 1 (1.52%) git-flow
General
1 22 (33.33%) Finance
2 15 (22.73%) Electronics
2 15 (22.73%) Manufacturing
2 15 (22.73%) Marketing
2 15 (22.73%) Public Sector
3 6 (9.09%) Banking
4 3 (4.55%) Back Office
4 3 (4.55%) Legal
4 3 (4.55%) Local Government
4 3 (4.55%) Social Housing
5 2 (3.03%) Housing Association
6 1 (1.52%) Advertising
6 1 (1.52%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (19.70%) Developer
2 12 (18.18%) Analyst
3 8 (12.12%) Support Analyst
3 8 (12.12%) Technical Analyst
3 8 (12.12%) Technical Support
3 8 (12.12%) Technical Support Analyst
4 7 (10.61%) Senior Developer
5 5 (7.58%) Design Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Network Design Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Network Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.58%) Scala Developer
5 5 (7.58%) Senior Scala Developer
5 5 (7.58%) Switch Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Product Owner
6 4 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Business Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) Node.js
2 3 (4.55%) .NET
2 3 (4.55%) .NET Core
2 3 (4.55%) Akka.NET
2 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET Core
2 3 (4.55%) LINQ
2 3 (4.55%) Task Parallel Library
3 2 (3.03%) Apache Flex
3 2 (3.03%) CSS
3 2 (3.03%) HTML
3 2 (3.03%) React
3 2 (3.03%) REST
4 1 (1.52%) CSS3
4 1 (1.52%) Electron Framework
4 1 (1.52%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.58%) Blog
2 5 (7.58%) Smart Meter
3 3 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.55%) Cloud Native
3 3 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.55%) Replication
3 3 (4.55%) User Experience
3 3 (4.55%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.03%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.03%) e-Learning
4 2 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.52%) Handset
5 1 (1.52%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.52%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.52%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.52%) Smart City
5 1 (1.52%) STB
5 1 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.76%) Windows
2 8 (12.12%) Android
2 8 (12.12%) Apple iOS
2 8 (12.12%) Linux
3 3 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.27%) Programme Management
2 15 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (22.73%) Digital Marketing
3 13 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (15.15%) Project Management
5 8 (12.12%) B2B
5 8 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (12.12%) Process Improvement
6 7 (10.61%) ITIL
6 7 (10.61%) Project Delivery
7 6 (9.09%) Business Case
8 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
8 5 (7.58%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (7.58%) Data Science
8 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure as Code
8 5 (7.58%) Line Management
8 5 (7.58%) Network Design
8 5 (7.58%) User Stories
9 4 (6.06%) OO
9 4 (6.06%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.12%) SQL
2 4 (6.06%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.55%) C#
3 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.52%) C++
5 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) Degree
2 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.58%) CCIE
3 5 (7.58%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 5 (7.58%) CCNP
3 5 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.58%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (4.55%) ISEB
4 3 (4.55%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.03%) MCSA
5 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.52%) HNC
6 1 (1.52%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.12%) QA
2 6 (9.09%) SLA
3 2 (3.03%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (10.61%) Active Directory
1 7 (10.61%) Hyper-V
2 5 (7.58%) Docker
3 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.52%) Firmware
4 1 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) Kubernetes
2 3 (4.55%) HP ALM
2 3 (4.55%) WSUS
3 1 (1.52%) Ansible
3 1 (1.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 15 (22.73%) SAP
3 8 (12.12%) VMware
4 5 (7.58%) Google
4 5 (7.58%) Juniper
5 4 (6.06%) Cisco
6 3 (4.55%) HP
6 3 (4.55%) Intel
6 3 (4.55%) Oracle
7 2 (3.03%) Nasuni
7 2 (3.03%) Siemens
8 1 (1.52%) Aastra
8 1 (1.52%) Arqiva
8 1 (1.52%) Citrix
8 1 (1.52%) Ericsson
8 1 (1.52%) Huawei
8 1 (1.52%) NEC
8 1 (1.52%) Nokia
8 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.52%) Splunk