Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
South West > Somerset
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 55 91
Rank change year-on-year +4 +36 -36
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 45 65 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.50% 5.25% 2.31%
As % of the General category 19.48% 18.01% 9.03%
Number of salaries quoted 42 50 28
Somerset median annual salary £30,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.41% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £19,250 £26,250 £31,750
90th Percentile £53,625 £57,625 £47,875
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 231 361 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 23.10% 29.14% 25.60%
Number of salaries quoted 180 279 252
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -6.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £25,350 £26,250 £25,475
90th Percentile £60,125 £60,400 £67,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 +10 28 £35,000 -26.32% 11
Clevedon +5 7 £23,000 -34.29%
Bridgwater - 3 £25,500 -
Weston-super-Mare - 2 £40,000 -
Telecoms
South West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 29 (64.44%) Finance
2 25 (55.56%) Programme Management
2 25 (55.56%) Marketing
3 24 (53.33%) Digital Marketing
3 24 (53.33%) Manufacturing
3 24 (53.33%) Electronics
3 24 (53.33%) SAP
3 24 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
6 10 (22.22%) Windows
7 9 (20.00%) Degree
8 8 (17.78%) VMware
8 8 (17.78%) Project Management
8 8 (17.78%) B2B
9 7 (15.56%) Linux
9 7 (15.56%) Python
9 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
9 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
9 7 (15.56%) B2B Sales
10 6 (13.33%) Windows Server
10 6 (13.33%) Scrum
11 5 (11.11%) C#
11 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
11 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
11 5 (11.11%) Mitel
11 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (11.11%) Business Development
11 5 (11.11%) Customer Requirements

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 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.22%) CMS
3 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Broadband
1 1 (2.22%) DHCP
1 1 (2.22%) DNS
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
1 1 (2.22%) LAN
1 1 (2.22%) NetScaler
1 1 (2.22%) Skype
1 1 (2.22%) Value-Added Service
1 1 (2.22%) WAN
1 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) CouchDB
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) NUnit
1 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 29 (64.44%) Finance
2 25 (55.56%) Marketing
3 24 (53.33%) Electronics
3 24 (53.33%) Manufacturing
4 4 (8.89%) Retail
5 2 (4.44%) Local Government
6 1 (2.22%) Banking
6 1 (2.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Analyst
2 7 (15.56%) Developer
2 7 (15.56%) IT Support
3 6 (13.33%) Business Manager
3 6 (13.33%) IT Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Business Development Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Development Manager
4 5 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Information Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Security Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) .NET
1 4 (8.89%) JSON
2 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.67%) Web Services
3 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.44%) React
4 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.22%) Autofac
4 1 (2.22%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.22%) HTML
4 1 (2.22%) NLog
4 1 (2.22%) WCF
4 1 (2.22%) Web Services Management
4 1 (2.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (6.67%) Cyberattack
2 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.22%) FMCG
3 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Windows
2 7 (15.56%) Linux
3 6 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (8.89%) Debian
4 4 (8.89%) Ubuntu
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (55.56%) Programme Management
2 24 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (53.33%) Digital Marketing
3 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.78%) B2B
4 8 (17.78%) Project Management
5 7 (15.56%) B2B Sales
6 6 (13.33%) Scrum
7 5 (11.11%) Business Development
7 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 5 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
8 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
8 4 (8.89%) Open Source
8 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
9 3 (6.67%) CRM
9 3 (6.67%) Information Security Management
9 3 (6.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
1 7 (15.56%) Python
2 5 (11.11%) C#
2 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.22%) SQL
4 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) APMP
2 1 (2.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.22%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.89%) Xen
4 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 24 (53.33%) SAP
2 8 (17.78%) VMware
3 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.11%) Mitel
5 4 (8.89%) Cisco
6 3 (6.67%) Citrix
7 1 (2.22%) Avaya
7 1 (2.22%) Meraki
7 1 (2.22%) Panasonic