The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 45 49
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 14 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.59% 2.60% 2.89%
As % of the General category 6.25% 7.10% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 15
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44%  

Telecoms is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 224 169 199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 41.40% 36.58% 38.34%
Number of salaries quoted 151 118 165
Median salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing Telecoms as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Merseyside

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms in Merseyside.

Salary trend for Telecoms in Merseyside

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Merseyside over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Merseyside

Telecoms
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
St Helens - 11 £45,000 -
Liverpool -9 3 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Telecoms
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 23 (85.19%) SQL Server
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 17 (62.96%) Broadband
2 17 (62.96%) VB
2 17 (62.96%) VB.NET
2 17 (62.96%) .NET
2 17 (62.96%) Scrum
2 17 (62.96%) WinForms
2 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (62.96%) TDD
2 17 (62.96%) NUnit
2 17 (62.96%) WPF
2 17 (62.96%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (62.96%) Kanban
2 17 (62.96%) Spring.NET
2 17 (62.96%) Dependency Injection
2 17 (62.96%) Inversion of Control
2 17 (62.96%) MSTest
2 17 (62.96%) MVVM
2 17 (62.96%) Ninject
2 17 (62.96%) Unity DI Container
3 13 (48.15%) SQL Server 2016
3 13 (48.15%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (33.33%) Finance
5 6 (22.22%) Change Management
5 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (22.22%) Firewall
5 6 (22.22%) VMware
5 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 6 (22.22%) Cisco

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 5 (18.52%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) Broadband
2 6 (22.22%) Firewall
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (11.11%) Value-Added Service
5 1 (3.70%) 2G
5 1 (3.70%) 3G
5 1 (3.70%) 4G
5 1 (3.70%) LTE
5 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (85.19%) SQL Server
2 13 (48.15%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (62.96%) MSTest
1 17 (62.96%) NUnit
2 4 (14.81%) Moq
2 4 (14.81%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) .NET Developer
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
1 17 (62.96%) Telecoms Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Server Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Server Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Sales Manager
5 2 (7.41%) New Business Sales Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (62.96%) .NET
1 17 (62.96%) Ninject
1 17 (62.96%) Spring.NET
1 17 (62.96%) Unity DI Container
1 17 (62.96%) WinForms
1 17 (62.96%) WPF
2 4 (14.81%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 6 (22.22%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (18.52%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (62.96%) Continuous Integration
1 17 (62.96%) Dependency Injection
1 17 (62.96%) Inversion of Control
1 17 (62.96%) Kanban
1 17 (62.96%) MVVM
1 17 (62.96%) Scrum
1 17 (62.96%) TDD
2 6 (22.22%) Change Management
2 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (11.11%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) VB
1 17 (62.96%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) CCNA
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (22.22%) MCITP
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (22.22%) NCDA
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (22.22%) vSphere
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco
1 6 (22.22%) NetApp
1 6 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (3.70%) Arqiva
2 1 (3.70%) Ericsson
2 1 (3.70%) Huawei
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Nokia
2 1 (3.70%) Virgin Media
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