The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications
England / North West
Rank 106 49 76
Rank change year-on-year -57 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 160 258 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.63% 4.54% 3.45%
As % of the General category 7.58% 10.98% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 140 201 137
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -20.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £17,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,100 £50,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,875 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% -7.63%  

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 the North West with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2110 2349 2655
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 34.64% 41.32% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1656 1874 2016
Median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Telecoms
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in the North West

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in the North West over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in the North West

Telecoms
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Manchester -2 108 £45,000 +11.11% 47
Cheshire -49 28 £42,500 +70.00% 16
Merseyside +4 14 £45,000 +50.00% 6
Lancashire -1 7 £32,000 +28.00% 9
Cumbria - 1 £42,500 - 8
Telecoms
England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 North West region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 91 (24.59%) Cisco
2 81 (21.89%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (21.62%) Finance
4 74 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 71 (19.19%) Marketing
6 66 (17.84%) Windows
7 62 (16.76%) CCNP
8 60 (16.22%) Firewall
9 53 (14.32%) SQL Server
10 52 (14.05%) ITIL
10 52 (14.05%) Manufacturing
11 50 (13.51%) Programme Management
12 49 (13.24%) SQL
12 49 (13.24%) Internet
12 49 (13.24%) Degree
13 46 (12.43%) WAN
14 45 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
14 45 (12.16%) Digital Marketing
15 42 (11.35%) Electronics
16 41 (11.08%) SAP
16 41 (11.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 40 (10.81%) SLA
17 40 (10.81%) LAN
18 39 (10.54%) .NET
19 38 (10.27%) CCNA
20 36 (9.73%) Service Delivery
20 36 (9.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 34 (9.19%) Security Cleared
22 33 (8.92%) Java
22 33 (8.92%) Analytical Skills

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 11 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (2.70%) Apache Spark
2 10 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 8 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (1.89%) SAS
5 6 (1.62%) IIS
6 4 (1.08%) Apache
6 4 (1.08%) Confluence
6 4 (1.08%) Smallworld
7 3 (0.81%) CMS
7 3 (0.81%) Liferay
7 3 (0.81%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.81%) WordPress
8 2 (0.54%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.54%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.54%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.27%) Totara
Applications
1 29 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.70%) MS Office
3 6 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.81%) Camtasia
4 3 (0.81%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.54%) InDesign
5 2 (0.54%) MS Project
5 2 (0.54%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.27%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 41 (11.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.89%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.32%) SaaS
2 9 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.62%) PaaS
4 4 (1.08%) IaaS
5 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (16.22%) Firewall
2 49 (13.24%) Internet
3 46 (12.43%) WAN
4 40 (10.81%) LAN
5 29 (7.84%) Unified Communications
6 28 (7.57%) Broadband
7 27 (7.30%) Wireless
8 20 (5.41%) VPN
9 18 (4.86%) Ethernet
9 18 (4.86%) VoIP
10 15 (4.05%) BGP
10 15 (4.05%) Cisco Wireless
10 15 (4.05%) SSL
11 14 (3.78%) DNS
12 13 (3.51%) MPLS
12 13 (3.51%) TCP/IP
13 12 (3.24%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
14 10 (2.70%) TACACS
15 9 (2.43%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (14.32%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.86%) MySQL
3 15 (4.05%) Big Data
4 10 (2.70%) Hadoop
4 10 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.16%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.08%) GIS
8 3 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.81%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.81%) Power BI
8 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (0.54%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.54%) Impala
9 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.54%) Sqoop
10 1 (0.27%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.27%) OrientDB
10 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (6.22%) JIRA
2 15 (4.05%) Git (software)
3 13 (3.51%) Subversion
4 12 (3.24%) Selenium
5 10 (2.70%) Jenkins
5 10 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (2.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (2.16%) MSTest
7 8 (2.16%) NUnit
8 7 (1.89%) Cucumber
8 7 (1.89%) Visual Studio
9 6 (1.62%) Jasmine
9 6 (1.62%) JUnit
10 5 (1.35%) Moq
10 5 (1.35%) Rhino Mocks
11 4 (1.08%) FitNesse
12 3 (0.81%) Bitbucket
12 3 (0.81%) JBehave
12 3 (0.81%) Maven
12 3 (0.81%) Mockito
General
1 80 (21.62%) Finance
2 71 (19.19%) Marketing
3 52 (14.05%) Manufacturing
4 42 (11.35%) Electronics
5 23 (6.22%) Banking
5 23 (6.22%) Retail
6 14 (3.78%) Legal
7 4 (1.08%) Advertising
8 3 (0.81%) Billing
8 3 (0.81%) Military
9 2 (0.54%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.27%) Avionics
10 1 (0.27%) Games
10 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.27%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.27%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (17.84%) Analyst
2 53 (14.32%) Developer
3 47 (12.70%) Network Engineer
4 29 (7.84%) .NET Developer
5 24 (6.49%) Business Analyst
6 20 (5.41%) Support Engineer
7 19 (5.14%) C# Developer
8 17 (4.59%) Operations Manager
9 16 (4.32%) Cisco Engineer
9 16 (4.32%) Network Analyst
9 16 (4.32%) Network Manager
9 16 (4.32%) Software Developer
10 15 (4.05%) C# .NET Developer
11 14 (3.78%) .NET Software Developer
11 14 (3.78%) ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (3.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (3.78%) Senior Analyst
11 14 (3.78%) Senior Business Analyst
11 14 (3.78%) Telecoms Manager
12 13 (3.51%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (10.54%) .NET
2 23 (6.22%) ASP.NET
2 23 (6.22%) HTML
3 22 (5.95%) CSS
4 17 (4.59%) .NET Framework
5 12 (3.24%) Web Services
6 11 (2.97%) jQuery
7 10 (2.70%) WPF
8 9 (2.43%) Ajax
8 9 (2.43%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (2.43%) REST
8 9 (2.43%) SOAP
8 9 (2.43%) WinForms
9 8 (2.16%) Ninject
9 8 (2.16%) Spring.NET
9 8 (2.16%) Unity DI Container
10 7 (1.89%) CSS3
10 7 (1.89%) HTML5
10 7 (1.89%) Java EE
10 7 (1.89%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.51%) Data Centre
3 12 (3.24%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.97%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.43%) Cyberthreat
6 8 (2.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 7 (1.89%) Virtual Team
8 6 (1.62%) FlexPod
9 5 (1.35%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.35%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.35%) User Experience
10 4 (1.08%) CCTV
10 4 (1.08%) Social Media
10 4 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.81%) Blog
11 3 (0.81%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.81%) Handset
11 3 (0.81%) iSeries
12 2 (0.54%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.54%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 66 (17.84%) Windows
2 27 (7.30%) Linux
3 17 (4.59%) Unix
4 16 (4.32%) Windows Server
4 16 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.89%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.35%) Android
7 5 (1.35%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.35%) Data ONTAP
8 3 (0.81%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.81%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.54%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.27%) AIX
10 1 (0.27%) Solaris
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (21.89%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (14.05%) ITIL
3 50 (13.51%) Programme Management
4 45 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
4 45 (12.16%) Digital Marketing
5 36 (9.73%) Service Delivery
6 30 (8.11%) Network Management
7 29 (7.84%) Change Management
7 29 (7.84%) Project Management
7 29 (7.84%) TDD
8 28 (7.57%) Service Management
9 26 (7.03%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (5.95%) User Acceptance Testing
12 21 (5.68%) Disaster Recovery
12 21 (5.68%) Scrum
13 19 (5.14%) Configuration Management
13 19 (5.14%) Presales
14 18 (4.86%) Enterprise Architecture
14 18 (4.86%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 49 (13.24%) SQL
2 33 (8.92%) Java
3 29 (7.84%) C#
4 21 (5.68%) JavaScript
5 16 (4.32%) C
5 16 (4.32%) PHP
6 15 (4.05%) C++
6 15 (4.05%) Python
7 11 (2.97%) PHP 5
8 9 (2.43%) VB.NET
9 8 (2.16%) VB
10 7 (1.89%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.62%) Ruby
12 5 (1.35%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.08%) Go
14 2 (0.54%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.54%) Perl
14 2 (0.54%) XAML
15 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.27%) R
Qualifications
1 74 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (16.76%) CCNP
3 49 (13.24%) Degree
4 38 (10.27%) CCNA
5 34 (9.19%) Security Cleared
6 19 (5.14%) ISEB
7 15 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (3.78%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (3.51%) BC Cleared
9 13 (3.51%) DV Cleared
10 12 (3.24%) CISM
10 12 (3.24%) CISSP
11 9 (2.43%) ISTQB
11 9 (2.43%) MCP
12 8 (2.16%) JNCIP
12 8 (2.16%) MCSE
13 7 (1.89%) JNCIA
13 7 (1.89%) MCSA
13 7 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (1.62%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (10.81%) SLA
2 36 (9.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (5.14%) PCI DSS
4 18 (4.86%) ISO 9001
5 15 (4.05%) QA
6 14 (3.78%) ISO 14001
7 9 (2.43%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (1.08%) PMO
9 2 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (8.38%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.24%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.16%) vSphere
5 4 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.81%) Docker
6 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (0.81%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.54%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.54%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.27%) Firmware
8 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (5.14%) Puppet
2 16 (4.32%) Cisco CUCM
2 16 (4.32%) SCCM
3 15 (4.05%) Cisco Prime
4 8 (2.16%) Cacti
4 8 (2.16%) Nagios
4 8 (2.16%) OpenNMS
4 8 (2.16%) RANCID
5 5 (1.35%) Ansible
5 5 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.08%) Cisco UCCE
6 4 (1.08%) Mesos
7 3 (0.81%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (0.81%) SCOM
8 2 (0.54%) Packer
9 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.27%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 91 (24.59%) Cisco
2 41 (11.08%) SAP
3 28 (7.57%) Microsoft
4 25 (6.76%) VMware
5 23 (6.22%) Juniper
6 19 (5.14%) Ericsson
7 12 (3.24%) Oracle
8 11 (2.97%) Huawei
9 9 (2.43%) BroadSoft
10 8 (2.16%) GENBAND
10 8 (2.16%) NetApp
10 8 (2.16%) Riverbed
10 8 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (1.89%) Avaya
11 7 (1.89%) F5
12 6 (1.62%) Mitel
13 5 (1.35%) Nortel
13 5 (1.35%) Symantec
14 4 (1.08%) Adobe
14 4 (1.08%) HP
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