Period
to 20 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 48 32
Rank change year-on-year -4 -16 -1
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 5 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.21% 5.05% 3.92%
As % of the General category 4.00% 10.31% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 13
Northern Ireland median annual salary £30,500 £57,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.49% +26.67% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £32,750 £70,500 £52,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 125 223 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 30.34% 49.01% 34.64%
Number of salaries quoted 84 100 89
Northern Ireland median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £20,500 £26,225 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,825 £62,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% -

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Northern Ireland

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in Northern Ireland

Telecoms
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. 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
County Antrim -18 1 £32,500 -42.98% 3
Telecoms
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) PABX
1 4 (80.00%) Line Management
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Antivirus Management
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) PABX
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Field Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) PABX Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Line Management
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Antivirus Management
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft