Period
to 19 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 53 60
Rank change year-on-year +10 +7 -21
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 42 63 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.86% 4.86% 4.28%
As % of the General category 13.73% 19.38% 14.36%
Number of salaries quoted 42 49 55
Somerset median annual salary £33,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.18% +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,750 £26,850
90th Percentile £55,775 £52,500 £43,750
South West median annual salary £47,500 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.06% +14.12% -5.56%

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 Somerset with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 306 325 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 35.38% 25.06% 29.83%
Number of salaries quoted 252 252 324
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £26,525 £26,250 £26,625
90th Percentile £59,875 £56,250 £68,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Somerset

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in Somerset

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Somerset over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Somerset

Telecoms
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 19 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
Bath +13 28 £35,000 -26.32% 8
Clevedon +6 5 £23,000 -4.17%
Axbridge - 1 £50,000 -
Bridgwater - 1 £27,500 -
Telecoms
South West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 21 (50.00%) Finance
2 18 (42.86%) Electronics
3 17 (40.48%) SAP
3 17 (40.48%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (40.48%) Manufacturing
3 17 (40.48%) Programme Management
3 17 (40.48%) Marketing
3 17 (40.48%) Digital Marketing
4 15 (35.71%) Windows
5 14 (33.33%) Linux
6 13 (30.95%) VMware
7 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (28.57%) Python
7 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (28.57%) PowerShell
8 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
9 10 (23.81%) Mitel
10 9 (21.43%) Cisco
10 9 (21.43%) Hyper-V
10 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (19.05%) MS Exchange
11 8 (19.05%) Citrix
11 8 (19.05%) Project Management
11 8 (19.05%) Asset Management
12 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 7 (16.67%) Windows 7
12 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
12 7 (16.67%) Windows 10
13 6 (14.29%) Windows Server

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 8 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Broadband
1 1 (2.38%) DHCP
1 1 (2.38%) DNS
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
1 1 (2.38%) LAN
1 1 (2.38%) NetScaler
1 1 (2.38%) Skype
1 1 (2.38%) Value-Added Service
1 1 (2.38%) WAN
1 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) CouchDB
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 2 (4.76%) MySQL
3 2 (4.76%) Power BI
3 2 (4.76%) QlikView
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.38%) OLAP
4 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.38%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 21 (50.00%) Finance
2 18 (42.86%) Electronics
3 17 (40.48%) Manufacturing
3 17 (40.48%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.38%) Automotive
4 1 (2.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Administrator
2 8 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (16.67%) Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Business Manager
4 5 (11.90%) IT Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Project Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Business Development Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Development Manager
5 4 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Database Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Database Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) JSON
2 2 (4.76%) CSS
2 2 (4.76%) HTML
2 2 (4.76%) React
3 1 (2.38%) .NET
3 1 (2.38%) CSS3
3 1 (2.38%) Doctrine
3 1 (2.38%) HTML5
3 1 (2.38%) RESTful
3 1 (2.38%) Sass
3 1 (2.38%) Twig
3 1 (2.38%) Web Services
3 1 (2.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (7.14%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) FMCG
4 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Windows
2 14 (33.33%) Linux
3 7 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 7 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 5 (11.90%) Ubuntu
6 4 (9.52%) Debian
6 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) Digital Marketing
1 17 (40.48%) Programme Management
2 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.05%) Asset Management
3 8 (19.05%) Project Management
4 7 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
5 6 (14.29%) B2B
5 6 (14.29%) Scrum
6 5 (11.90%) B2B Sales
6 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.90%) Open Source
7 4 (9.52%) Business Development
7 4 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.52%) Test Automation
7 4 (9.52%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.14%) ETL
8 3 (7.14%) Time Management
9 2 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 12 (28.57%) Python
2 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
3 4 (9.52%) SQL
4 2 (4.76%) PHP
4 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.38%) Ada
5 1 (2.38%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.38%) C
5 1 (2.38%) C#
5 1 (2.38%) C++
5 1 (2.38%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.38%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) APMP
2 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Def Stans
1 1 (2.38%) MISRA
1 1 (2.38%) MISRA C
1 1 (2.38%) PMO
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
3 9 (21.43%) Hyper-V
4 4 (9.52%) Xen
5 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) SAP
2 13 (30.95%) VMware
3 10 (23.81%) Mitel
4 9 (21.43%) Cisco
5 8 (19.05%) Citrix
6 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.76%) Tableau
8 1 (2.38%) Avaya
8 1 (2.38%) IBM
8 1 (2.38%) Meraki
8 1 (2.38%) Panasonic