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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
England / North West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 69 89
Rank change year-on-year -9 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 265 214 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.86% 3.81% 3.11%
As % of the General category 9.59% 9.91% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 218 160 160
Median salary £43,750 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £18,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £60,000 £59,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,125 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.34% -4.16%  

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 2763 2159 2437
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 40.24% 38.42% 38.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2047 1771 1909
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £64,500
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 June 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 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
Manchester +31 216 £45,000 +4.65% 32
Cheshire -65 27 £33,000 +50.47% 3
Merseyside -10 12 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Lancashire -10 4 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Cumbria - 1 - -
Telecoms
England

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

1 171 (40.24%) Finance
2 150 (35.29%) Marketing
3 139 (32.71%) Programme Management
4 138 (32.47%) Manufacturing
4 138 (32.47%) Digital Marketing
5 135 (31.76%) Electronics
5 135 (31.76%) Business Intelligence
6 134 (31.53%) SAP
6 134 (31.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 124 (29.18%) SQL
8 113 (26.59%) Windows
9 100 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
10 85 (20.00%) Java
11 81 (19.06%) .NET
12 78 (18.35%) Python
13 72 (16.94%) Cisco
14 69 (16.24%) SQL Server
15 67 (15.76%) Cisco Certification
16 65 (15.29%) JavaScript
17 64 (15.06%) Degree
18 63 (14.82%) Big Data
19 62 (14.59%) Open Source
20 61 (14.35%) C++
20 61 (14.35%) WAN
21 58 (13.65%) Firewall
22 56 (13.18%) HTML
23 55 (12.94%) CCNP
24 54 (12.71%) Puppet
25 53 (12.47%) Machine Learning
26 52 (12.24%) LAN

Telecoms
Co-occurring 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 34 (8.00%) Apache Spark
1 34 (8.00%) IIS
2 19 (4.47%) MS Exchange
3 17 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (2.35%) Apache
5 9 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (1.41%) Confluence
7 4 (0.94%) SAS
7 4 (0.94%) WordPress
8 3 (0.71%) Liferay
8 3 (0.71%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.71%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.71%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.47%) Apache Airflow
9 2 (0.47%) nginx
10 1 (0.24%) CMS
10 1 (0.24%) Drupal
10 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.24%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 25 (5.88%) FileZilla
2 11 (2.59%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.88%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (1.41%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.71%) Camtasia
5 3 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 134 (31.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.94%) Eloqua
3 3 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 41 (9.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (9.41%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (7.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.18%) SaaS
5 2 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.47%) Office 365
6 1 (0.24%) IaaS
6 1 (0.24%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 61 (14.35%) WAN
2 58 (13.65%) Firewall
3 52 (12.24%) LAN
4 47 (11.06%) Broadband
5 40 (9.41%) Internet
6 36 (8.47%) VoIP
7 32 (7.53%) Ethernet
8 28 (6.59%) SMTP
9 25 (5.88%) FTP
9 25 (5.88%) VPN
9 25 (5.88%) Wireless
10 23 (5.41%) Unified Communications
11 20 (4.71%) DNS
12 18 (4.24%) BGP
12 18 (4.24%) MPLS
13 17 (4.00%) Cisco Wireless
13 17 (4.00%) SSL
14 15 (3.53%) TCP/IP
14 15 (3.53%) Wi-Fi
15 13 (3.06%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (16.24%) SQL Server
2 63 (14.82%) Big Data
3 48 (11.29%) Relational Database
4 47 (11.06%) Hadoop
5 17 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (3.06%) SQL Server 2016
7 9 (2.12%) MySQL
8 6 (1.41%) Apache Accumulo
8 6 (1.41%) CouchDB
8 6 (1.41%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.18%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.47%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.24%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.24%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (4.47%) JIRA
2 16 (3.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 16 (3.76%) Jenkins
2 16 (3.76%) MSTest
2 16 (3.76%) NUnit
3 13 (3.06%) JUnit
4 12 (2.82%) Git (software)
5 11 (2.59%) Cucumber
5 11 (2.59%) Selenium
6 10 (2.35%) Visual Studio
7 9 (2.12%) Maven
7 9 (2.12%) TeamCity
8 8 (1.88%) Bitbucket
8 8 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (1.65%) EasyMock
9 7 (1.65%) GitLab
10 6 (1.41%) Eclipse
10 6 (1.41%) Jasmine
11 4 (0.94%) FitNesse
11 4 (0.94%) Subversion
General
1 171 (40.24%) Finance
2 150 (35.29%) Marketing
3 138 (32.47%) Manufacturing
4 135 (31.76%) Electronics
5 28 (6.59%) Retail
6 16 (3.76%) Banking
7 9 (2.12%) Billing
8 5 (1.18%) Games
9 2 (0.47%) Advertising
9 2 (0.47%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.47%) Military
10 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.24%) Avionics
10 1 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.24%) Law
10 1 (0.24%) Legal
10 1 (0.24%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.24%) Publishing
10 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 94 (22.12%) Developer
2 59 (13.88%) Analyst
3 53 (12.47%) Network Engineer
4 35 (8.24%) .NET Developer
5 28 (6.59%) Web Developer
6 26 (6.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 26 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
7 25 (5.88%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 24 (5.65%) Architect
9 22 (5.18%) Cloud Architect
9 22 (5.18%) DevOps Architect
9 22 (5.18%) Lead DevOps
10 19 (4.47%) C# Developer
10 19 (4.47%) DevOps Engineer
10 19 (4.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 18 (4.24%) ASP.NET Developer
11 18 (4.24%) Business Analyst
11 18 (4.24%) Network Analyst
11 18 (4.24%) Software Engineer
12 16 (3.76%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (19.06%) .NET
2 56 (13.18%) HTML
3 51 (12.00%) CSS
4 41 (9.65%) jQuery
5 29 (6.82%) JSON
6 25 (5.88%) Regular Expression
7 22 (5.18%) ASP.NET
7 22 (5.18%) MSMQ
7 22 (5.18%) RabbitMQ
8 20 (4.71%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (4.00%) Ajax
9 17 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (4.00%) WinForms
9 17 (4.00%) WPF
10 16 (3.76%) .NET Framework
10 16 (3.76%) Java EE
10 16 (3.76%) Ninject
10 16 (3.76%) Spring.NET
10 16 (3.76%) Unity DI Container
11 13 (3.06%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 47 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (8.00%) Public Cloud
3 18 (4.24%) Driving Licence
4 13 (3.06%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (2.82%) N-Tier
6 11 (2.59%) Data Centre
6 11 (2.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 10 (2.35%) User Experience
8 9 (2.12%) Algorithms
8 9 (2.12%) Video Conferencing
9 8 (1.88%) Handset
9 8 (1.88%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (1.41%) FlexPod
11 4 (0.94%) CCTV
11 4 (0.94%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.94%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (0.94%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.94%) Replication
11 4 (0.94%) Social Media
11 4 (0.94%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 113 (26.59%) Windows
2 49 (11.53%) Unix
3 47 (11.06%) Linux
4 33 (7.76%) Windows Server
5 16 (3.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (2.12%) Windows 10
7 9 (2.12%) Windows 8
8 6 (1.41%) Android
8 6 (1.41%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.41%) CentOS
9 5 (1.18%) Data ONTAP
9 5 (1.18%) Debian
10 4 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.71%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.71%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (32.71%) Programme Management
2 138 (32.47%) Digital Marketing
3 135 (31.76%) Business Intelligence
4 100 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (14.59%) Open Source
6 53 (12.47%) Machine Learning
7 51 (12.00%) DevOps
8 50 (11.76%) TDD
9 41 (9.65%) Web Development
10 39 (9.18%) ITIL
10 39 (9.18%) Scrum
11 36 (8.47%) Network Management
12 35 (8.24%) Test Automation
13 32 (7.53%) E-Commerce
14 29 (6.82%) Configuration Management
14 29 (6.82%) Front End Development
15 28 (6.59%) Change Management
15 28 (6.59%) Service Management
16 27 (6.35%) Continuous Delivery
17 26 (6.12%) OO
Programming Languages
1 124 (29.18%) SQL
2 85 (20.00%) Java
3 78 (18.35%) Python
4 65 (15.29%) JavaScript
5 61 (14.35%) C++
6 40 (9.41%) PHP
7 38 (8.94%) C#
7 38 (8.94%) Shell Script
8 34 (8.00%) Go
9 25 (5.88%) T-SQL
9 25 (5.88%) VBScript
10 21 (4.94%) VB
11 16 (3.76%) VB.NET
12 11 (2.59%) C
13 10 (2.35%) MATLAB
13 10 (2.35%) R
14 9 (2.12%) Ruby
15 7 (1.65%) TypeScript
16 5 (1.18%) PHP 5
17 4 (0.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 67 (15.76%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (15.06%) Degree
3 55 (12.94%) CCNP
4 35 (8.24%) Security Cleared
5 34 (8.00%) CCNA
6 20 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (3.29%) ISEB
8 13 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (3.06%) JNCIP
9 12 (2.82%) MCSA
9 12 (2.82%) MCSE
10 11 (2.59%) MCP
10 11 (2.59%) PMI Certification
10 11 (2.59%) PMP
10 11 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 10 (2.35%) BC Cleared
11 10 (2.35%) CCIE
11 10 (2.35%) PhD
12 8 (1.88%) MCITP
13 6 (1.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.88%) SLA
2 18 (4.24%) PCI DSS
3 17 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (2.82%) ISO 14001
4 12 (2.82%) ISO 9001
4 12 (2.82%) QA
5 5 (1.18%) PMO
6 3 (0.71%) GDPR
6 3 (0.71%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.24%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.24%) NEBOSH
7 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 44 (10.35%) Active Directory
2 19 (4.47%) Docker
3 13 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.65%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.41%) vSphere
6 3 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.47%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.24%) Firmware
8 1 (0.24%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 54 (12.71%) Puppet
2 41 (9.65%) Ansible
2 41 (9.65%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (5.18%) Mesos
4 17 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 17 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
5 15 (3.53%) Cacti
5 15 (3.53%) SCCM
6 14 (3.29%) Nagios
7 12 (2.82%) OpenNMS
7 12 (2.82%) RANCID
8 9 (2.12%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.24%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.24%) Cisco UCCE
9 1 (0.24%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.24%) Packer
9 1 (0.24%) SCOM
9 1 (0.24%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 134 (31.53%) SAP
2 72 (16.94%) Cisco
3 34 (8.00%) Google
4 30 (7.06%) Juniper
5 26 (6.12%) Microsoft
6 25 (5.88%) PayPal
7 23 (5.41%) Ericsson
8 20 (4.71%) VMware
9 18 (4.24%) Oracle
10 13 (3.06%) Huawei
11 11 (2.59%) BroadSoft
11 11 (2.59%) F5
11 11 (2.59%) Riverbed
12 9 (2.12%) Atlassian
12 9 (2.12%) GENBAND
13 6 (1.41%) NetApp
13 6 (1.41%) Red Hat
13 6 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (1.41%) Sonus
14 4 (0.94%) Avaya
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