Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 39 89
Rank change year-on-year -57 +50 +48
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 82 196 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.70% 6.69% 3.30%
As % of the General category 10.01% 21.68% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 63 158 84
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.21% -8.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £95,000 £63,750
South East median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% -5.00% -4.76%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 819 904 1126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 27.01% 30.84% 33.46%
Number of salaries quoted 664 758 854
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.26% +8.67% +5.75%
10th Percentile £26,575 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,150 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Oxfordshire

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in Oxfordshire

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Oxfordshire

Telecoms
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Banbury -4 27 £55,000 -31.25% 2
Abingdon +18 12 £52,500 - 1
Oxford -55 4 £33,750 -6.90% 5
Thame - 1 £45,000 -
Telecoms
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 47 (57.32%) C
2 35 (42.68%) Linux
2 35 (42.68%) DV Cleared
2 35 (42.68%) Security Cleared
3 32 (39.02%) Degree
3 32 (39.02%) C++
4 30 (36.59%) Cybersecurity
5 28 (34.15%) Penetration Testing
6 27 (32.93%) Computer Science
7 23 (28.05%) Software Engineering
8 22 (26.83%) Windows
8 22 (26.83%) Data Centre
9 19 (23.17%) Unix
9 19 (23.17%) SS7
9 19 (23.17%) Network Design
9 19 (23.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 16 (19.51%) VxWorks
11 15 (18.29%) Python
12 14 (17.07%) Ethernet
12 14 (17.07%) Smartphone
12 14 (17.07%) Android
12 14 (17.07%) VoLTE
12 14 (17.07%) Radio Access Network
13 13 (15.85%) Computer Science Degree
13 13 (15.85%) Java
14 12 (14.63%) Aerospace
14 12 (14.63%) Robotics
14 12 (14.63%) Artificial Intelligence
14 12 (14.63%) Master's Degree
14 12 (14.63%) ECSS

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (1.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.22%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (1.22%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.22%) Office 365
1 1 (1.22%) SaaS
1 1 (1.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (23.17%) SS7
2 14 (17.07%) Ethernet
2 14 (17.07%) Radio Access Network
2 14 (17.07%) VoLTE
3 8 (9.76%) Broadband
4 5 (6.10%) LAN
4 5 (6.10%) WAN
4 5 (6.10%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (4.88%) Cisco ISE
5 4 (4.88%) EIGRP
5 4 (4.88%) Firewall
5 4 (4.88%) Internet
5 4 (4.88%) OSPF
5 4 (4.88%) VLAN
5 4 (4.88%) Wireless
6 3 (3.66%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.22%) HSRP
7 1 (1.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) GIS
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 12 (14.63%) Aerospace
2 7 (8.54%) Finance
2 7 (8.54%) Games
3 5 (6.10%) Electronics
3 5 (6.10%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.10%) Marketing
4 3 (3.66%) Banking
5 2 (2.44%) Law
5 2 (2.44%) Retail
6 1 (1.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (31.71%) Network Engineer
2 16 (19.51%) Developer
3 14 (17.07%) Core Network Engineer
3 14 (17.07%) IP Engineer
3 14 (17.07%) IP Network Engineer
3 14 (17.07%) RAN Engineer
3 14 (17.07%) VoLTE Engineer
4 12 (14.63%) Artificial Intelligence Engineer
4 12 (14.63%) Software Engineer
5 11 (13.41%) Analyst
6 9 (10.98%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 9 (10.98%) Security Analyst
7 7 (8.54%) Graduate Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Graduate Software Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Head of Design
7 7 (8.54%) IT Administrator
7 7 (8.54%) IT Graduate
7 7 (8.54%) Junior Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Junior IT Administrator
7 7 (8.54%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.22%) Pandas
1 1 (1.22%) scikit-learn
1 1 (1.22%) Seaborn
Miscellaneous
1 27 (32.93%) Computer Science
2 22 (26.83%) Data Centre
3 14 (17.07%) Smartphone
4 12 (14.63%) Algorithms
4 12 (14.63%) Robotics
5 7 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.88%) Virtual Team
7 3 (3.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (2.44%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.44%) Driving Licence
8 2 (2.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 35 (42.68%) Linux
2 22 (26.83%) Windows
3 19 (23.17%) Unix
4 16 (19.51%) VxWorks
5 14 (17.07%) Android
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (36.59%) Cybersecurity
2 28 (34.15%) Penetration Testing
3 23 (28.05%) Software Engineering
4 19 (23.17%) Network Design
4 19 (23.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 12 (14.63%) Artificial Intelligence
6 9 (10.98%) Ethical Hacking
6 9 (10.98%) Source Code Analysis
7 7 (8.54%) Software Testing
8 5 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (6.10%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (6.10%) Programme Management
9 4 (4.88%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (4.88%) System Integration Testing
10 3 (3.66%) Line Management
10 3 (3.66%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (2.44%) ITIL
11 2 (2.44%) Logistics
11 2 (2.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 47 (57.32%) C
2 32 (39.02%) C++
3 15 (18.29%) Python
4 13 (15.85%) Java
5 7 (8.54%) sed
5 7 (8.54%) Shell Script
6 5 (6.10%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.10%) PL/SQL
6 5 (6.10%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (42.68%) DV Cleared
1 35 (42.68%) Security Cleared
2 32 (39.02%) Degree
3 13 (15.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (14.63%) Master's Degree
5 8 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.88%) CCNA
6 4 (4.88%) CCNP
7 3 (3.66%) CCIE
8 1 (1.22%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.22%) MCP
8 1 (1.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.63%) ECSS
2 7 (8.54%) SLA
3 4 (4.88%) QA
4 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (8.54%) Virtual Machines
1 7 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (8.54%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (9.76%) Cisco
1 8 (9.76%) VMware
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle
2 5 (6.10%) SAP
3 4 (4.88%) Sophos
4 2 (2.44%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.22%) F5
5 1 (1.22%) Forcepoint
5 1 (1.22%) SolarWinds