Telecoms Jobs in Scotland

Telecommunications
UK > Scotland

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 26 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 81 171 210
Rank change year-on-year +90 +39 -47
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 216 63 29
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 4.55% 1.30% 0.53%
As % of the General category 6.26% 1.78% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 200 24 19
10th Percentile - £16,800 £25,000
25th Percentile - £20,750 £25,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £25,000 £48,750 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year -48.72% +50.00% -23.53%
75th Percentile £28,000 £60,938 £36,875
90th Percentile £52,500 £66,750 £59,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year -22.73% +1.85% -1.82%

All General Skills
Scotland

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 Scotland with a requirement for common skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,448 3,541 3,341
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 72.70% 73.28% 61.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,477 1,774 1,795
10th Percentile £25,000 £32,500 £28,750
25th Percentile £32,500 £42,500 £39,405
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,000 £59,526 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -14.32% +19.05% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £77,500 £63,875
90th Percentile £82,519 £89,427 £75,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £61,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.84% +1.67% +9.09%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Scotland

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Telecoms in Scotland.

Salary trend for Telecoms in Scotland

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Telecoms in Scotland over the 6 months to 26 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Scotland

Telecoms
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 26 February 2024. 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
Jobs
Midlothian - 86 £25,000 -
Edinburgh +78 58 £28,000 -53.33% 9
Glasgow -66 20 £45,000 +109.30% 11
East Lothian - 20 £25,000 -
West Lothian +2 10 £25,000 -55.56% 1
Dundee -6 9 £50,000 - 1
North Lanarkshire - 7 £13,000 - 1
Aberdeen -17 3 £55,440 -26.08% 5
Dunbartonshire - 1 £44,480 -
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 £23,000 -
Roxburghshire - 1 £37,500 -
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Exchange
Applications
1 6 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.46%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.94%) Azure
2 14 (6.48%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (6.02%) AWS
4 8 (3.70%) GCP
5 4 (1.85%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (0.46%) Entra ID
6 1 (0.46%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 153 (70.83%) Broadband
2 9 (4.17%) HTTP
2 9 (4.17%) MQTT
3 7 (3.24%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.78%) DHCP
4 6 (2.78%) DNS
4 6 (2.78%) Firewall
5 4 (1.85%) MPLS
6 3 (1.39%) IPv6
7 2 (0.93%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.46%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.46%) Intranet
8 1 (0.46%) Modbus
8 1 (0.46%) RSVP
8 1 (0.46%) SDH
8 1 (0.46%) SMTP
8 1 (0.46%) VoIP
8 1 (0.46%) VPN
8 1 (0.46%) WAN
8 1 (0.46%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.93%) Geospatial Data
1 2 (0.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.46%) GIS
2 1 (0.46%) Power BI
2 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (4.17%) Git
2 1 (0.46%) GCC
2 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 166 (76.85%) Social Skills
2 150 (69.44%) Games
3 148 (68.52%) Local Government
3 148 (68.52%) Retail
4 17 (7.87%) Finance
5 14 (6.48%) Manufacturing
5 14 (6.48%) Public Sector
6 13 (6.02%) Electronics
6 13 (6.02%) Marketing
7 6 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.31%) Organisational Skills
9 3 (1.39%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 1 (0.46%) Billing
10 1 (0.46%) Law
10 1 (0.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 78 (36.11%) Business Manager
2 74 (34.26%) Business Development Manager
2 74 (34.26%) Consultant
2 74 (34.26%) Development Manager
2 74 (34.26%) Enterprise Consultant
3 14 (6.48%) Developer
4 12 (5.56%) Senior
5 8 (3.70%) Architect
5 8 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
5 8 (3.70%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 8 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (2.31%) Change Manager
6 5 (2.31%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (2.31%) Full Stack Python Developer
6 5 (2.31%) IT Engineer
6 5 (2.31%) IT Support
6 5 (2.31%) Python Developer
6 5 (2.31%) Senior IT Engineer
7 4 (1.85%) Business Change Manager
7 4 (1.85%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.17%) CSS
1 9 (4.17%) Django
1 9 (4.17%) Flask
1 9 (4.17%) HTML
1 9 (4.17%) React
2 5 (2.31%) .NET
3 4 (1.85%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.46%) .NET Core
4 1 (0.46%) LLVM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.17%) Arduino
1 9 (4.17%) Raspberry Pi
2 7 (3.24%) Driving Licence
2 7 (3.24%) IoT
3 6 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (2.31%) Algorithms
4 5 (2.31%) Data Structures
4 5 (2.31%) Distributed Computing
5 4 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.93%) PMI
7 1 (0.46%) CCTV
7 1 (0.46%) Clustering
7 1 (0.46%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.46%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.46%) FPGA
7 1 (0.46%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.46%) GNSS
7 1 (0.46%) Security Posture
7 1 (0.46%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.70%) Windows
2 7 (3.24%) Linux
3 6 (2.78%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.46%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (70.83%) Decision-Making
2 149 (68.98%) Collaborative Working
3 148 (68.52%) B2B
3 148 (68.52%) B2C
3 148 (68.52%) Customer Experience
4 75 (34.72%) Business Development
5 25 (11.57%) Computer Science
6 19 (8.80%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (6.94%) Artificial Intelligence
8 14 (6.48%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (6.48%) Cybersecurity
8 14 (6.48%) Programme Management
9 13 (6.02%) Agile
9 13 (6.02%) Digital Marketing
9 13 (6.02%) Full Stack Development
10 11 (5.09%) Software Engineering
11 10 (4.63%) Analytics
11 10 (4.63%) Data Analytics
11 10 (4.63%) Machine Learning
11 10 (4.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.63%) Python
1 10 (4.63%) SQL
2 9 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 8 (3.70%) C++
4 7 (3.24%) C
4 7 (3.24%) TypeScript
5 6 (2.78%) C#
5 6 (2.78%) Rust
6 5 (2.31%) Go
6 5 (2.31%) Java
7 1 (0.46%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.46%) Perl
7 1 (0.46%) Swift
Qualifications
1 36 (16.67%) Degree
2 17 (7.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (3.70%) TOGAF Certification
4 5 (2.31%) Master's Degree
4 5 (2.31%) PhD
4 5 (2.31%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.31%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.39%) CCNA
5 3 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.93%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.93%) PMP
7 1 (0.46%) MCP
7 1 (0.46%) MCSA
7 1 (0.46%) MCSE
7 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.46%) MRICS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.24%) QA
2 4 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.93%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.46%) GDPR
4 1 (0.46%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.46%) NIST
System Software
1 11 (5.09%) Firmware
2 5 (2.31%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.46%) Embedded Firmware
3 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (2.31%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.46%) Nessus
2 1 (0.46%) PaperCut
2 1 (0.46%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 148 (68.52%) BT
2 14 (6.48%) SAP
3 9 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.17%) NVIDIA
4 6 (2.78%) VMware
5 4 (1.85%) Cisco
6 3 (1.39%) Juniper
7 1 (0.46%) ABBYY
7 1 (0.46%) Canon
7 1 (0.46%) ConnectWise
7 1 (0.46%) Equitrac
7 1 (0.46%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.46%) Kofax
7 1 (0.46%) Openreach
7 1 (0.46%) OpenText
7 1 (0.46%) Qualys
7 1 (0.46%) ReadSoft
7 1 (0.46%) Samsung
7 1 (0.46%) Xerox