Period
to 20 September 2021

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 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 133 101 93
Rank change year-on-year -32 -8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 101 57 221
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.90% 2.20% 3.35%
As % of the General category 3.75% 4.84% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 70 45 147
10th Percentile £35,300 £21,000 £20,300
25th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £34,756
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.86% +5.00% +25.79%
75th Percentile £65,938 £58,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £69,500
North West median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,915
% change year-on-year +10.53% +10.68% +7.29%

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 2,695 1,178 3,506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 50.59% 45.38% 53.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,861 956 2,684
10th Percentile £30,125 £32,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.00% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £66,000 £62,500 £59,152
90th Percentile £82,500 £74,375 £71,250
North West median annual salary £47,651 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.70% +11.11% +4.65%

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 20 September 2021.

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 September 2021. 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
Bolton - 7 £26,000 -
Cheadle - 5 - -
Altrincham -12 2 £50,000 -
Rochdale - 2 £50,000 -
Salford -4 1 - - 3
Telecoms
North West

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, 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 49 (48.51%) Social Skills
2 29 (28.71%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (26.73%) 5G
4 25 (24.75%) Retail
5 23 (22.77%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (19.80%) Finance
6 20 (19.80%) Network Management
6 20 (19.80%) Smart City
7 18 (17.82%) Windows
8 17 (16.83%) DevOps
9 16 (15.84%) Microsoft
10 15 (14.85%) Analytics
10 15 (14.85%) Network Security
11 12 (11.88%) Cisco
11 12 (11.88%) Linux
11 12 (11.88%) Cybersecurity
12 11 (10.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 11 (10.89%) Azure
12 11 (10.89%) AWS
12 11 (10.89%) Marketing
12 11 (10.89%) User Experience
12 11 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (9.90%) Presentation Skills
13 10 (9.90%) Project Management
13 10 (9.90%) LAN
13 10 (9.90%) SaaS
14 9 (8.91%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (8.91%) Active Directory
14 9 (8.91%) Red Hat
14 9 (8.91%) Workflow

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 8 (7.92%) OpenStack
2 5 (4.95%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.97%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.99%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.89%) AWS
1 11 (10.89%) Azure
2 10 (9.90%) SaaS
3 4 (3.96%) Microsoft 365
4 3 (2.97%) GCP
5 2 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.98%) PaaS
6 1 (0.99%) Amazon Cognito
6 1 (0.99%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.99%) GitHub
6 1 (0.99%) IaaS
6 1 (0.99%) Lucidchart
6 1 (0.99%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.99%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 27 (26.73%) 5G
2 15 (14.85%) Network Security
3 10 (9.90%) LAN
4 8 (7.92%) WAN
5 6 (5.94%) Firewall
6 5 (4.95%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (4.95%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (4.95%) DNS
6 5 (4.95%) NetScaler
7 3 (2.97%) DHCP
7 3 (2.97%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (2.97%) Internet
7 3 (2.97%) MPLS
7 3 (2.97%) PBX
7 3 (2.97%) SD-WAN
7 3 (2.97%) Unified Communications
7 3 (2.97%) VoIP
8 2 (1.98%) Cisco Firepower
8 2 (1.98%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (1.98%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.97%) Oracle Database
1 3 (2.97%) RDBMS
1 3 (2.97%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.99%) Big Data
2 1 (0.99%) Power BI
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.99%) GitLab
2 1 (0.99%) gulp
2 1 (0.99%) IntelliJ
2 1 (0.99%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.99%) JIRA
2 1 (0.99%) JUnit
2 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 49 (48.51%) Social Skills
2 25 (24.75%) Retail
3 20 (19.80%) Finance
4 11 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (10.89%) Marketing
5 10 (9.90%) Presentation Skills
6 8 (7.92%) Electronics
6 8 (7.92%) Public Sector
7 7 (6.93%) Manufacturing
8 5 (4.95%) Banking
9 3 (2.97%) Law
10 2 (1.98%) Legal
10 2 (1.98%) Organisational Skills
11 1 (0.99%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 24 (23.76%) Consultant
2 20 (19.80%) Telecoms Consultant
3 14 (13.86%) Analyst
4 11 (10.89%) Architect
5 8 (7.92%) IT Analyst
5 8 (7.92%) Network Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (5.94%) Network Architect
7 6 (5.94%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.94%) Security Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (4.95%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 5 (4.95%) Service Analyst
8 5 (4.95%) Technical Architect
8 5 (4.95%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (3.96%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 4 (3.96%) IT Manager
9 4 (3.96%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.97%) React
2 2 (1.98%) Django
2 2 (1.98%) FreeSWITCH
2 2 (1.98%) Jest
2 2 (1.98%) Web Services
2 2 (1.98%) WebRTC
3 1 (0.99%) Apollo GraphQL
3 1 (0.99%) D3.js
3 1 (0.99%) Enzyme
3 1 (0.99%) Flask
3 1 (0.99%) GraphQL
3 1 (0.99%) HTML
3 1 (0.99%) Node.js
3 1 (0.99%) React Native
3 1 (0.99%) REST
3 1 (0.99%) SOAP
3 1 (0.99%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.80%) Smart City
2 11 (10.89%) User Experience
3 5 (4.95%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.96%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.96%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.97%) IVR
6 2 (1.98%) Blog
6 2 (1.98%) Social Media
7 1 (0.99%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (0.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.99%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.99%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.99%) PMI
7 1 (0.99%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.99%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.82%) Windows
2 12 (11.88%) Linux
3 8 (7.92%) Ubuntu
4 7 (6.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.94%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.97%) AIX
6 3 (2.97%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.99%) HPUX
8 1 (0.99%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.71%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (22.77%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (19.80%) Network Management
4 17 (16.83%) DevOps
5 15 (14.85%) Analytics
6 12 (11.88%) Cybersecurity
7 11 (10.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 10 (9.90%) Project Management
9 9 (8.91%) Programme Management
9 9 (8.91%) Remediation Plan
9 9 (8.91%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (8.91%) Workflow
10 8 (7.92%) Migration
11 7 (6.93%) Data Protection
11 7 (6.93%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (6.93%) ITIL
11 7 (6.93%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (6.93%) Risk Management
12 6 (5.94%) Coaching
12 6 (5.94%) Product Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.96%) JavaScript
1 4 (3.96%) Python
2 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.98%) C
3 1 (0.99%) C#
3 1 (0.99%) Go
3 1 (0.99%) Java
3 1 (0.99%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.94%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.95%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.96%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.97%) CCNA
5 2 (1.98%) CCNP
5 2 (1.98%) Degree
5 2 (1.98%) PMP
5 2 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.99%) PCI QSA
6 1 (0.99%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) GDPR
1 3 (2.97%) NIST
1 3 (2.97%) PCI DSS
1 3 (2.97%) PMO
2 2 (1.98%) QA
3 1 (0.99%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (8.91%) Active Directory
1 9 (8.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.97%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.98%) Docker
3 2 (1.98%) Kamailio
3 2 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.99%) Ceph
4 1 (0.99%) Firmware
4 1 (0.99%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (5.94%) Ansible
2 5 (4.95%) Kubernetes
2 5 (4.95%) Puppet
3 2 (1.98%) Terraform
3 2 (1.98%) WSUS
4 1 (0.99%) Salt
4 1 (0.99%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (15.84%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.88%) Cisco
3 9 (8.91%) Red Hat
3 9 (8.91%) VMware
4 7 (6.93%) SAP
5 5 (4.95%) Citrix
5 5 (4.95%) SolarWinds
6 3 (2.97%) F5
6 3 (2.97%) Genesys
6 3 (2.97%) IBM
6 3 (2.97%) Juniper
6 3 (2.97%) Oracle
7 2 (1.98%) Avaya
7 2 (1.98%) BroadSoft
7 2 (1.98%) Polycom
7 2 (1.98%) Ruckus Wireless
7 2 (1.98%) Yealink
8 1 (0.99%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (0.99%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.99%) Thales