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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 27 29
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 6 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.16% 0.66% 7.97%
As % of the General category 9.84% 2.94% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Median salary £57,000 £31,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +83.87% -44.88%  
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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 61 34 40
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 32.11% 22.52% 28.99%
Number of salaries quoted 47 30 23
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +3.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £25,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 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 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
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 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
County Antrim +1 6 £57,000 +83.87%
Telecoms
UK

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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 9 (56.25%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) Banking
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 5 (31.25%) Unix
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) UML
5 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (25.00%) XML
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) Internet
5 4 (25.00%) Data Management
5 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (25.00%) Scala
5 4 (25.00%) Visualisation
5 4 (25.00%) Tableau
5 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Big Data
5 4 (25.00%) Cloudera
5 4 (25.00%) Kafka
5 4 (25.00%) Data Analytics
5 4 (25.00%) Analytics
5 4 (25.00%) Datameer
5 4 (25.00%) Apache Spark
5 4 (25.00%) Cloudera CDH
6 2 (12.50%) JIRA

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 4 (25.00%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Internet
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Big Data
1 4 (25.00%) Cloudera CDH
2 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Front Office
3 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Architect
1 4 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Linux Support
1 4 (25.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Senior Linux Support
1 4 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Java Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Development Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Lead Designer
3 2 (12.50%) QA Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Development Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Software Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Kafka
1 4 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Unix
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Analytics
1 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Data Analytics
1 4 (25.00%) Data Management
1 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (25.00%) UML
1 4 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) ATDD
2 2 (12.50%) Scrum
2 2 (12.50%) TDD
2 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
2 2 (12.50%) User Stories
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) KYC
3 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) Scala
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Cloudera
2 4 (25.00%) Datameer
2 4 (25.00%) Tableau