Period
to 29 September 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 29 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
England > South West
6 months to
29 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 78 56 52
Rank change year-on-year -22 -4 -20
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 131 468 557
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 4.06% 4.78% 5.39%
As % of the General category 12.22% 12.46% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 149 414 493
Median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.26% -1.05% -5.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - +5.26%

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 the South West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,072 3,755 3,929
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 33.26% 38.34% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 799 2,878 3,131
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £69,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +0.96%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in the South West

Telecoms
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Telecoms in the South West.

Salary trend for Telecoms in the South West

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Telecoms in the South West over the 6 months to 29 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in the South West

Telecoms
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the South West region over the 6 months to 29 September 2020. 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
Bristol +16 77 £45,000 - 16
Somerset +15 17 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Gloucestershire -21 9 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Dorset +30 6 £34,000 +2.26% 4
Devon +9 4 £32,500 +46.65% 4
Wiltshire -13 3 £42,500 -19.05% 7
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2020, 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 South West region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 89 (67.94%) Business Intelligence
1 89 (67.94%) Marketing
2 88 (67.18%) Finance
3 86 (65.65%) Electronics
3 86 (65.65%) Public Sector
4 85 (64.89%) Manufacturing
4 85 (64.89%) SAP
4 85 (64.89%) Digital Marketing
4 85 (64.89%) Programme Management
5 29 (22.14%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (22.14%) Linux
6 27 (20.61%) ITIL
7 25 (19.08%) Security Cleared
8 24 (18.32%) TOGAF
9 23 (17.56%) Enterprise Architecture
9 23 (17.56%) DevOps
10 22 (16.79%) Degree
10 22 (16.79%) Zachman Framework
11 21 (16.03%) Scrum
11 21 (16.03%) Python
11 21 (16.03%) IT4IT
12 20 (15.27%) SaaS
13 19 (14.50%) Cybersecurity
13 19 (14.50%) JavaScript
14 18 (13.74%) Internet
14 18 (13.74%) Azure
14 18 (13.74%) Analytical Skills
15 17 (12.98%) Internet of Things
15 17 (12.98%) Big Data
15 17 (12.98%) Service Design

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 12 (9.16%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.29%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.53%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.76%) Pachyderm
Applications
1 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.29%) Zeplin
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (7.63%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.27%) SaaS
2 18 (13.74%) Azure
3 13 (9.92%) AWS
4 10 (7.63%) Power Platform
5 7 (5.34%) Office 365
6 5 (3.82%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (2.29%) GitHub
7 3 (2.29%) PowerApps
8 2 (1.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.74%) Internet
2 11 (8.40%) Skype
3 6 (4.58%) MPLS
3 6 (4.58%) Unified Communications
4 5 (3.82%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.82%) VPN
5 4 (3.05%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (3.05%) VoIP
5 4 (3.05%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (2.29%) Firewall
7 2 (1.53%) 3G
7 2 (1.53%) 4G
7 2 (1.53%) Broadband
7 2 (1.53%) LTE
7 2 (1.53%) Wireless
8 1 (0.76%) BGP
8 1 (0.76%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.76%) OSPF
8 1 (0.76%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (0.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.98%) Big Data
2 10 (7.63%) Power BI
2 10 (7.63%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.05%) OLAP
4 3 (2.29%) MySQL
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 10 (7.63%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.82%) Fiddler
2 5 (3.82%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.82%) Postman
2 5 (3.82%) SoapUI
2 5 (3.82%) Subversion
3 3 (2.29%) Grunt
3 3 (2.29%) gulp
4 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.76%) JIRA
4 1 (0.76%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 89 (67.94%) Marketing
2 88 (67.18%) Finance
3 86 (65.65%) Electronics
3 86 (65.65%) Public Sector
4 85 (64.89%) Manufacturing
5 16 (12.21%) Local Government
6 2 (1.53%) Games
6 2 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.76%) Advertising
7 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.76%) Automotive
7 1 (0.76%) Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Law
7 1 (0.76%) Legal
7 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (18.32%) Developer
2 17 (12.98%) Architect
3 13 (9.92%) Analyst
4 9 (6.87%) Support Engineer
5 8 (6.11%) Software Developer
5 8 (6.11%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (5.34%) Enterprise Architect
6 7 (5.34%) Senior Developer
6 7 (5.34%) Software Engineer
7 6 (4.58%) Cloud Architect
7 6 (4.58%) Consultant
7 6 (4.58%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (4.58%) Junior
7 6 (4.58%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (4.58%) TOGAF Architect
8 5 (3.82%) Audio Visual Engineer
8 5 (3.82%) Graduate
8 5 (3.82%) Senior DevOps
8 5 (3.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 5 (3.82%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.16%) .NET
1 12 (9.16%) CSS
2 9 (6.87%) HTML
3 7 (5.34%) AngularJS
3 7 (5.34%) ASP.NET
3 7 (5.34%) JSON
3 7 (5.34%) React
3 7 (5.34%) REST
4 6 (4.58%) Angular 2
5 5 (3.82%) RESTful
6 3 (2.29%) .NET Core
6 3 (2.29%) ASP.NET Core
6 3 (2.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (2.29%) HTML5
6 3 (2.29%) J2EE
6 3 (2.29%) Middleware
6 3 (2.29%) Redux
6 3 (2.29%) Sass
6 3 (2.29%) SOAP
6 3 (2.29%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.74%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (12.98%) Internet of Things
3 15 (11.45%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.34%) Blog
4 7 (5.34%) User Experience
5 5 (3.82%) Wiki
6 4 (3.05%) iSeries
7 3 (2.29%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.29%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (2.29%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.53%) Social Media
8 2 (1.53%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.53%) Video\Live Streaming
9 1 (0.76%) CUDA
9 1 (0.76%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.76%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.76%) IVR
9 1 (0.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 29 (22.14%) Linux
2 10 (7.63%) CentOS
2 10 (7.63%) Unix
2 10 (7.63%) Windows
3 4 (3.05%) Debian
3 4 (3.05%) SUSE
3 4 (3.05%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.29%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (67.94%) Business Intelligence
2 85 (64.89%) Digital Marketing
2 85 (64.89%) Programme Management
3 29 (22.14%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (20.61%) ITIL
5 24 (18.32%) TOGAF
6 23 (17.56%) DevOps
6 23 (17.56%) Enterprise Architecture
7 22 (16.79%) Zachman Framework
8 21 (16.03%) IT4IT
8 21 (16.03%) Scrum
9 19 (14.50%) Cybersecurity
10 17 (12.98%) IT Strategy
10 17 (12.98%) Service Design
11 16 (12.21%) Problem-Solving
11 16 (12.21%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 16 (12.21%) UML
12 14 (10.69%) Software Engineering
12 14 (10.69%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (9.16%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.03%) Python
2 19 (14.50%) JavaScript
3 16 (12.21%) Bash Shell
4 15 (11.45%) C
5 13 (9.92%) C++
6 11 (8.40%) SQL
7 10 (7.63%) C#
8 6 (4.58%) Java
9 5 (3.82%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.05%) VBScript
11 3 (2.29%) Apex Code
11 3 (2.29%) Assembly Language
11 3 (2.29%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.76%) Go
Qualifications
1 25 (19.08%) Security Cleared
2 22 (16.79%) Degree
3 8 (6.11%) CCNA
3 8 (6.11%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (6.11%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.29%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.29%) MCSA
5 3 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.53%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.53%) MCSE
7 1 (0.76%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.76%) CCENT
7 1 (0.76%) CISM
7 1 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.76%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.76%) ISACA
7 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.76%) MCP
7 1 (0.76%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (6.87%) QA
2 5 (3.82%) SLA
3 3 (2.29%) DO-178B
3 3 (2.29%) GDPR
3 3 (2.29%) IEC 61508
3 3 (2.29%) ISO 14001
3 3 (2.29%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (2.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.76%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.76%) MISRA
4 1 (0.76%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.76%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (6.11%) Active Directory
1 8 (6.11%) Docker
2 1 (0.76%) Firmware
2 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (8.40%) Kubernetes
2 10 (7.63%) Terraform
3 7 (5.34%) Puppet
4 4 (3.05%) Ansible
4 4 (3.05%) SCCM
5 2 (1.53%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.76%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.76%) Kubeflow
6 1 (0.76%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 85 (64.89%) SAP
2 15 (11.45%) VMware
3 14 (10.69%) Microsoft
4 10 (7.63%) BiZZdesign
4 10 (7.63%) Dell
4 10 (7.63%) Sparx
5 8 (6.11%) Cisco
5 8 (6.11%) Red Hat
6 6 (4.58%) Tableau
7 5 (3.82%) IBM
7 5 (3.82%) Intel
7 5 (3.82%) Twitter
8 4 (3.05%) Aruba
8 4 (3.05%) Mitel
9 3 (2.29%) Citrix
9 3 (2.29%) Polycom
9 3 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.53%) Oracle
11 1 (0.76%) BT
11 1 (0.76%) TIBCO