Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 89 53
Rank change year-on-year +29 -36 +30
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 27 19 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.74% 1.46% 3.41%
As % of the General category 5.60% 4.73% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 24
Merseyside median annual salary £49,375 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.18% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £29,250 £20,950 £30,450
90th Percentile £61,250 £52,000 £52,275
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -9.64%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 482 402 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 48.83% 30.97% 35.78%
Number of salaries quoted 348 235 253
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,750 £24,800
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £70,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -1.23% +1.25%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
St Helens - 16 £57,500 - 1
Liverpool +17 11 £32,000 -24.71%
Bootle - 1 £30,500 -
Telecoms
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) VB
2 16 (59.26%) VB.NET
2 16 (59.26%) .NET
2 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
2 16 (59.26%) Broadband
2 16 (59.26%) Scrum
2 16 (59.26%) WinForms
2 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) TDD
2 16 (59.26%) NUnit
2 16 (59.26%) WPF
2 16 (59.26%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (59.26%) Kanban
2 16 (59.26%) Spring.NET
2 16 (59.26%) Dependency Injection
2 16 (59.26%) Inversion of Control
2 16 (59.26%) MSTest
2 16 (59.26%) MVVM
2 16 (59.26%) Ninject
2 16 (59.26%) Unity DI Container
2 16 (59.26%) SQL Server 2016
2 16 (59.26%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (18.52%) Openreach
4 3 (11.11%) BT
4 3 (11.11%) Finance
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.41%) DNS
5 2 (7.41%) B2B
5 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification

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 1 (3.70%) CMS
1 1 (3.70%) Content Management Server
1 1 (3.70%) EPiServer
1 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
1 1 (3.70%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) Broadband
2 2 (7.41%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) LAN
2 2 (7.41%) Value-Added Service
2 2 (7.41%) VoIP
2 2 (7.41%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) ADSL
3 1 (3.70%) DHCP
3 1 (3.70%) DSLAM
3 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.70%) ISDN
3 1 (3.70%) PSTN
3 1 (3.70%) Skype
3 1 (3.70%) TETRA
3 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
1 16 (59.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) MSTest
1 16 (59.26%) NUnit
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) .NET Developer
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
1 16 (59.26%) Telecoms Developer
2 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (7.41%) New Business Sales Manager
2 2 (7.41%) Sales Manager
3 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (3.70%) Account Director
3 1 (3.70%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Digital Account Director
3 1 (3.70%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) .NET
1 16 (59.26%) Ninject
1 16 (59.26%) Spring.NET
1 16 (59.26%) Unity DI Container
1 16 (59.26%) WinForms
1 16 (59.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (59.26%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (59.26%) Continuous Integration
1 16 (59.26%) Dependency Injection
1 16 (59.26%) Inversion of Control
1 16 (59.26%) Kanban
1 16 (59.26%) MVVM
1 16 (59.26%) Scrum
1 16 (59.26%) TDD
2 2 (7.41%) B2B
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL
3 1 (3.70%) Change Management
3 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) VB
1 16 (59.26%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) CCNA
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Openreach
2 3 (11.11%) BT
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) NEC
3 1 (3.70%) Sitecore