The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
England / South East
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 28 25
Rank change year-on-year -28 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 674 1508 1676
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.50% 7.75% 7.79%
As % of the General category 14.09% 21.19% 20.74%
Number of salaries quoted 478 1023 966
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -10.52%  

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 the South East with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4785 7118 8081
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 31.96% 36.56% 37.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3743 5710 6081
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% -2.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Telecoms
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in the South East

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in the South East over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in the South East

Telecoms
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
Berkshire -23 215 £50,000 -11.50% 26
Surrey -25 109 £42,500 -5.55% 21
Hampshire -51 95 £40,000 -13.97% 23
Oxfordshire +29 78 £50,000 -9.09% 12
Buckinghamshire -23 67 £50,000 +25.00% 10
West Sussex +18 40 £45,000 -20.00% 3
Kent +26 19 £38,500 -3.75% 3
East Sussex +7 10 £41,000 +9.33% 2
M4 Corridor +3 6 - -
Middlesex +3 5 £36,250 +9.84% 3
Home Counties 0 5 £50,000 -25.92%
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 South East region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 490 (32.39%) Finance
2 323 (21.35%) Degree
3 261 (17.25%) Linux
4 243 (16.06%) Windows
5 225 (14.87%) Marketing
6 211 (13.95%) Banking
7 205 (13.55%) Cisco
8 204 (13.48%) Java
8 204 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
9 177 (11.70%) Project Management
10 172 (11.37%) HTML
11 170 (11.24%) SQL
12 154 (10.18%) JavaScript
13 153 (10.11%) C#
14 151 (9.98%) Microsoft
15 145 (9.58%) Manufacturing
16 141 (9.32%) C++
17 131 (8.66%) Electronics
18 128 (8.46%) ITIL
18 128 (8.46%) Computer Science
19 127 (8.39%) Programme Management
20 121 (8.00%) VoIP
21 119 (7.87%) C
22 118 (7.80%) CSS
23 117 (7.73%) .NET
23 117 (7.73%) Cisco Certification
24 116 (7.67%) Python
25 114 (7.53%) Unix
26 111 (7.34%) SAP
27 110 (7.27%) CRM

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 33 (2.18%) MS Exchange
2 29 (1.92%) Apache
3 18 (1.19%) JBoss
3 18 (1.19%) Tomcat
4 17 (1.12%) Skype for Business
5 14 (0.93%) IIS
6 12 (0.79%) Apache Spark
7 11 (0.73%) WordPress
8 10 (0.66%) CMS
9 9 (0.59%) OpenStack
9 9 (0.59%) WebLogic
10 8 (0.53%) SharePoint
11 7 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (0.33%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.33%) Confluence
12 5 (0.33%) Drupal
13 3 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.20%) IBM Domino
13 3 (0.20%) Kentico
Applications
1 109 (7.20%) Microsoft Office
2 99 (6.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 47 (3.11%) Microsoft Project
4 32 (2.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 21 (1.39%) MS Visio
6 19 (1.26%) Photoshop
7 16 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.33%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.13%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (0.13%) S-PLUS
10 1 (0.066%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.066%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.066%) Mathcad
10 1 (0.066%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 93 (6.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.46%) Magento
3 4 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.26%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (0.26%) Traffica
4 3 (0.20%) Primavera
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.13%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.13%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.13%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.066%) Kissmetrics
6 1 (0.066%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.066%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.066%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.066%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.066%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.066%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.066%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 97 (6.41%) SaaS
2 47 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (1.78%) IaaS
4 24 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
5 23 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
6 22 (1.45%) Office 365
7 15 (0.99%) PaaS
8 7 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
9 5 (0.33%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.20%) Force.com
10 3 (0.20%) G Suite
10 3 (0.20%) GitHub
10 3 (0.20%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.13%) AdWords
11 2 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.066%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 121 (8.00%) VoIP
2 100 (6.61%) MPLS
3 94 (6.21%) Firewall
4 88 (5.82%) WAN
5 76 (5.02%) LAN
6 69 (4.56%) BGP
7 61 (4.03%) Wireless
8 57 (3.77%) Unified Communications
9 55 (3.64%) Internet
10 53 (3.50%) VPN
11 52 (3.44%) OSPF
12 49 (3.24%) TCP/IP
13 47 (3.11%) Ethernet
14 44 (2.91%) SS7
15 39 (2.58%) Network Security
16 33 (2.18%) GSM
17 32 (2.12%) LTE
17 32 (2.12%) UMTS
18 29 (1.92%) Broadband
19 27 (1.78%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (6.15%) SQL Server
2 56 (3.70%) MySQL
3 33 (2.18%) MS Access
4 23 (1.52%) Big Data
5 21 (1.39%) NoSQL
6 14 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (0.86%) Hadoop
8 12 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
9 11 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
9 11 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (0.66%) MongoDB
10 10 (0.66%) Relational Database
10 10 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
11 9 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (0.53%) SAP BW
13 6 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (0.40%) QlikView
14 5 (0.33%) SAP HANA
14 5 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (0.26%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 36 (2.38%) JIRA
1 36 (2.38%) Selenium
2 34 (2.25%) Git (software)
3 33 (2.18%) Visual Studio
4 32 (2.12%) Subversion
5 25 (1.65%) Jenkins
6 12 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (0.79%) JMeter
7 11 (0.73%) Cucumber
7 11 (0.73%) GCC
7 11 (0.73%) GDB
7 11 (0.73%) Trac
8 10 (0.66%) InstallShield
8 10 (0.66%) Maven
9 8 (0.53%) MSTest
9 8 (0.53%) NUnit
9 8 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (0.46%) IDA Disassembler
10 7 (0.46%) Moq
10 7 (0.46%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 490 (32.39%) Finance
2 225 (14.87%) Marketing
3 211 (13.95%) Banking
4 145 (9.58%) Manufacturing
5 131 (8.66%) Electronics
6 61 (4.03%) Billing
7 53 (3.50%) Retail
8 39 (2.58%) Advertising
9 26 (1.72%) Back Office
10 24 (1.59%) Aerospace
11 21 (1.39%) Automotive
12 17 (1.12%) Legal
13 14 (0.93%) Games
13 14 (0.93%) Law
14 11 (0.73%) Mandarin Language
14 11 (0.73%) Spanish Language
15 7 (0.46%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.40%) Military
17 5 (0.33%) German Language
18 1 (0.066%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 250 (16.52%) Developer
2 169 (11.17%) Analyst
3 116 (7.67%) Architect
4 107 (7.07%) Network Engineer
5 84 (5.55%) Consultant
6 71 (4.69%) Project Manager
7 70 (4.63%) C# Developer
8 60 (3.97%) Support Engineer
9 56 (3.70%) Java Developer
10 53 (3.50%) Senior Developer
11 52 (3.44%) Solutions Architect
12 51 (3.37%) Software Developer
13 50 (3.30%) .NET Developer
13 50 (3.30%) Telecoms Manager
14 45 (2.97%) Telecoms Engineer
15 44 (2.91%) Senior Manager
16 42 (2.78%) Coordinator
17 40 (2.64%) JavaScript Developer
18 38 (2.51%) C# .NET Developer
19 36 (2.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (11.37%) HTML
2 118 (7.80%) CSS
3 117 (7.73%) .NET
4 55 (3.64%) jQuery
5 52 (3.44%) ASP.NET
5 52 (3.44%) HTML5
6 51 (3.37%) AngularJS
7 50 (3.30%) XML
8 42 (2.78%) Middleware
9 35 (2.31%) Web Services
10 34 (2.25%) Spring
11 32 (2.12%) WPF
12 29 (1.92%) SOAP
13 28 (1.85%) Ajax
14 27 (1.78%) RESTful
14 27 (1.78%) WinForms
15 26 (1.72%) JSON
16 25 (1.65%) ASP.NET MVC
16 25 (1.65%) REST
17 23 (1.52%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 128 (8.46%) Computer Science
2 103 (6.81%) Data Centre
3 90 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (2.51%) Management Information System
5 32 (2.12%) Driving Licence
5 32 (2.12%) Smartphone
6 29 (1.92%) User Experience
7 22 (1.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 21 (1.39%) IPTV
8 21 (1.39%) STB
9 20 (1.32%) Mobile App
10 18 (1.19%) Over-the-Top Content
11 16 (1.06%) Mobile Payment
11 16 (1.06%) Virtual Team
12 15 (0.99%) Client/Server
12 15 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
12 15 (0.99%) Xbox
13 14 (0.93%) Digital TV
13 14 (0.93%) EMV
13 14 (0.93%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 261 (17.25%) Linux
2 243 (16.06%) Windows
3 114 (7.53%) Unix
4 61 (4.03%) Android
5 54 (3.57%) Windows Server
6 36 (2.38%) VxWorks
7 33 (2.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (1.52%) Solaris
9 22 (1.45%) Apple iOS
10 20 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (1.26%) Windows 7
12 17 (1.12%) Windows XP
13 16 (1.06%) Windows 8
14 14 (0.93%) CentOS
15 13 (0.86%) Windows 10
16 10 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 7 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
18 6 (0.40%) Windows Phone
19 5 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
20 4 (0.26%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (11.70%) Project Management
3 128 (8.46%) ITIL
4 127 (8.39%) Programme Management
5 110 (7.27%) CRM
6 106 (7.01%) Software Engineering
7 102 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
8 98 (6.48%) Presales
9 97 (6.41%) Digital Marketing
10 86 (5.68%) Scrum
11 78 (5.16%) MVC
12 74 (4.89%) Service Delivery
13 72 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
13 72 (4.76%) PRINCE2
14 69 (4.56%) Service Management
15 68 (4.49%) Network Design
16 65 (4.30%) ERP
17 53 (3.50%) Customer Requirements
17 53 (3.50%) E-Commerce
18 51 (3.37%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 204 (13.48%) Java
2 170 (11.24%) SQL
3 154 (10.18%) JavaScript
4 153 (10.11%) C#
5 141 (9.32%) C++
6 119 (7.87%) C
7 116 (7.67%) Python
8 60 (3.97%) Perl
9 44 (2.91%) Bash Shell
10 43 (2.84%) Ruby
11 41 (2.71%) Shell Script
12 36 (2.38%) PHP
13 30 (1.98%) T-SQL
14 23 (1.52%) VB.NET
15 16 (1.06%) PowerShell
16 15 (0.99%) Scala
17 14 (0.93%) R
18 11 (0.73%) Assembly Language
18 11 (0.73%) Lua
19 8 (0.53%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 323 (21.35%) Degree
2 117 (7.73%) Cisco Certification
3 110 (7.27%) Security Cleared
4 72 (4.76%) CCNA
5 60 (3.97%) DV Cleared
6 51 (3.37%) CCNP
7 39 (2.58%) SC Cleared
8 34 (2.25%) PMP
9 30 (1.98%) MBA
10 23 (1.52%) PMI Certification
11 22 (1.45%) JNCIA
12 21 (1.39%) ISTQB
13 19 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
14 17 (1.12%) CISM
14 17 (1.12%) ISEB
15 14 (0.93%) CCDA
15 14 (0.93%) MCP
16 12 (0.79%) MCSA
16 12 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 11 (0.73%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (4.23%) QA
2 56 (3.70%) PMO
3 47 (3.11%) SLA
4 12 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.53%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.33%) ISO 14001
7 4 (0.26%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.20%) COBIT
8 3 (0.20%) FISMA
9 2 (0.13%) COSHH
9 2 (0.13%) IFRS
9 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.13%) PMBOK
9 2 (0.13%) WCAG
10 1 (0.066%) COSO
10 1 (0.066%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.066%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.066%) ISO27005
10 1 (0.066%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 66 (4.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 20 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
4 16 (1.06%) Hyper-V
5 15 (0.99%) Docker
6 11 (0.73%) Kamailio
7 8 (0.53%) vSphere
8 6 (0.40%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.26%) KVM
9 4 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (0.26%) XenApp
10 3 (0.20%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.13%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.13%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.13%) XenServer
12 1 (0.066%) vCloud
12 1 (0.066%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 23 (1.52%) Ansible
2 12 (0.79%) Nessus
2 12 (0.79%) Nmap
3 9 (0.59%) Puppet
4 8 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
4 8 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.53%) ZABBIX
5 6 (0.40%) Defensics
5 6 (0.40%) OpenVAS
5 6 (0.40%) SCCM
5 6 (0.40%) Terraform
6 4 (0.26%) Netcool
6 4 (0.26%) NSN NetAct
6 4 (0.26%) vRealize
7 3 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (0.20%) FortiGate
7 3 (0.20%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.20%) Nagios
7 3 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 205 (13.55%) Cisco
2 151 (9.98%) Microsoft
3 111 (7.34%) SAP
4 97 (6.41%) VMware
5 62 (4.10%) Oracle
6 50 (3.30%) Juniper
7 46 (3.04%) Red Hat
8 44 (2.91%) HP
9 30 (1.98%) Google
9 30 (1.98%) Mitel
10 26 (1.72%) Nokia
11 24 (1.59%) Huawei
12 22 (1.45%) IBM
13 20 (1.32%) F5
14 17 (1.12%) Apple
15 16 (1.06%) Avaya
15 16 (1.06%) Roku
15 16 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
16 15 (0.99%) Citrix
16 15 (0.99%) Dell
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Hampshire
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Farnborough, Hampshire
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Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits + 20% Pension
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