Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
England > South West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 29 24
Rank change year-on-year 0 -5 +35
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 752 788 1051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 7.36% 7.25% 8.84%
As % of the General category 21.83% 21.52% 21.40%
Number of salaries quoted 602 686 979
South West median annual salary £48,750 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.71% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £72,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% -

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 3445 3661 4911
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 33.73% 33.70% 41.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2761 2932 3870
South West median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,375
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% +6.34% +3.44%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,796
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in the South West

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in the South West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 -3 409 £52,500 +16.67% 37
Gloucestershire +2 130 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Somerset +17 78 £42,500 +9.68% 7
Wiltshire -23 59 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Cornwall +7 28 £50,000 +81.82%
Dorset -6 26 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Devon +11 13 £40,000 +81.82% 3
Telecoms
England

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

1 591 (78.59%) Finance
2 588 (78.19%) Electronics
3 582 (77.39%) Marketing
4 581 (77.26%) Manufacturing
4 581 (77.26%) Business Intelligence
5 580 (77.13%) Programme Management
5 580 (77.13%) Digital Marketing
6 578 (76.86%) SAP
7 311 (41.36%) Agile Software Development
8 218 (28.99%) Java
9 159 (21.14%) Git (software)
10 154 (20.48%) Scrum
11 150 (19.95%) Linux
12 149 (19.81%) Python
13 143 (19.02%) JavaScript
14 138 (18.35%) MVC
14 138 (18.35%) JSON
15 128 (17.02%) TDD
16 127 (16.89%) Amazon AWS
17 126 (16.76%) HTML
17 126 (16.76%) SQL
18 125 (16.62%) XML
19 119 (15.82%) AngularJS
20 114 (15.16%) REST
21 112 (14.89%) CSS
22 109 (14.49%) C#
23 105 (13.96%) Software Engineering
24 104 (13.83%) Degree
25 95 (12.63%) Kanban
26 93 (12.37%) Microsoft

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 63 (8.38%) Mule
1 63 (8.38%) Tomcat
2 55 (7.31%) Mule ESB
3 48 (6.38%) JBoss
4 28 (3.72%) CMS
5 20 (2.66%) Confluence
6 10 (1.33%) OpenStack
7 8 (1.06%) Jetty
7 8 (1.06%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.53%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.27%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.13%) Apache
10 1 (0.13%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.13%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.13%) CloudStack
10 1 (0.13%) Moodle
10 1 (0.13%) Papyrus
10 1 (0.13%) ThingWorx
10 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (1.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 14 (1.86%) Adobe Illustrator
2 12 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.53%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.53%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.27%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 127 (16.89%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (11.70%) SaaS
3 54 (7.18%) Amazon EC2
4 50 (6.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 41 (5.45%) GitHub
6 23 (3.06%) Office 365
7 22 (2.93%) Google Cloud Platform
7 22 (2.93%) IaaS
7 22 (2.93%) PaaS
8 21 (2.79%) Google Play
9 6 (0.80%) npm
10 4 (0.53%) Amazon Kinesis
11 3 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.40%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.13%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.86%) Internet
2 27 (3.59%) HTTP
3 25 (3.32%) TCP/IP
4 20 (2.66%) SSL
5 19 (2.53%) Wireless
6 18 (2.39%) VoIP
7 14 (1.86%) LAN
8 12 (1.60%) Cisco IOS
8 12 (1.60%) Junos
8 12 (1.60%) WAN
9 11 (1.46%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (1.33%) Network Security
11 9 (1.20%) Broadband
12 8 (1.06%) ISDN
12 8 (1.06%) RTCP
12 8 (1.06%) RTP
12 8 (1.06%) Unified Communications
13 7 (0.93%) ADSL
13 7 (0.93%) Firewall
14 6 (0.80%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (10.24%) MongoDB
2 76 (10.11%) NoSQL
3 74 (9.84%) SQL Server
4 60 (7.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 47 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 39 (5.19%) MySQL
7 29 (3.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 28 (3.72%) Data Mining
9 27 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
10 26 (3.46%) RDBMS
11 24 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 18 (2.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 15 (1.99%) CouchDB
14 14 (1.86%) Star Schema
15 12 (1.60%) Apache Cassandra
15 12 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
16 10 (1.33%) QlikView
17 9 (1.20%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
18 8 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
19 6 (0.80%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 159 (21.14%) Git (software)
2 82 (10.90%) JIRA
3 69 (9.18%) JUnit
4 54 (7.18%) Jenkins
5 53 (7.05%) IntelliJ
6 39 (5.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 33 (4.39%) Mercurial
8 24 (3.19%) Visual Studio
9 22 (2.93%) Selenium
10 15 (1.99%) Subversion
11 13 (1.73%) Cucumber
12 10 (1.33%) Grunt
12 10 (1.33%) Jasmine
12 10 (1.33%) MSBuild
12 10 (1.33%) Protractor
13 9 (1.20%) Bitbucket
13 9 (1.20%) SpecFlow
14 8 (1.06%) Capybara
14 8 (1.06%) WATIR
14 8 (1.06%) WebDriver
General
1 591 (78.59%) Finance
2 588 (78.19%) Electronics
3 582 (77.39%) Marketing
4 581 (77.26%) Manufacturing
5 61 (8.11%) Retail
6 28 (3.72%) Multimedia
7 15 (1.99%) Games
8 14 (1.86%) Law
8 14 (1.86%) Military
9 11 (1.46%) Automotive
9 11 (1.46%) Banking
10 10 (1.33%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.53%) Legal
12 2 (0.27%) Publishing
13 1 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 291 (38.70%) Developer
2 86 (11.44%) Java Developer
3 58 (7.71%) Senior Developer
4 55 (7.31%) Software Developer
5 38 (5.05%) Software Engineer
6 37 (4.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 36 (4.79%) Analyst
7 36 (4.79%) DevOps Engineer
7 36 (4.79%) Senior Java Developer
8 35 (4.65%) .NET Developer
9 34 (4.52%) Designer
10 32 (4.26%) C# Developer
10 32 (4.26%) Junior
10 32 (4.26%) PHP Developer
11 31 (4.12%) JavaScript Developer
12 29 (3.86%) C# .NET Developer
12 29 (3.86%) Support Engineer
13 28 (3.72%) Machine Learning Researcher
14 27 (3.59%) Architect
15 26 (3.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (18.35%) JSON
2 126 (16.76%) HTML
3 125 (16.62%) XML
4 119 (15.82%) AngularJS
5 114 (15.16%) REST
6 112 (14.89%) CSS
7 78 (10.37%) Spring
8 73 (9.71%) SOAP
9 71 (9.44%) Apache Camel
9 71 (9.44%) Hibernate
10 70 (9.31%) Web Services
11 69 (9.18%) JPA
11 69 (9.18%) Spring MVC
12 68 (9.04%) .NET
13 65 (8.64%) HTML5
14 61 (8.11%) RESTful
14 61 (8.11%) Spring Integration
15 52 (6.91%) ASP.NET
16 36 (4.79%) Kafka
17 34 (4.52%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 81 (10.77%) Mobile App
2 65 (8.64%) Computer Science
3 44 (5.85%) User Experience
4 34 (4.52%) Algorithms
5 30 (3.99%) Data Structures
6 28 (3.72%) e-Learning
7 18 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (1.86%) Private Cloud
9 12 (1.60%) Digital Media
10 11 (1.46%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 10 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
12 8 (1.06%) Social Media
13 7 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (0.93%) Replication
14 6 (0.80%) FMCG
14 6 (0.80%) IPTV
14 6 (0.80%) NHS
15 5 (0.66%) Data Centre
15 5 (0.66%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 150 (19.95%) Linux
2 36 (4.79%) Android
3 34 (4.52%) Ubuntu
4 29 (3.86%) Apple iOS
5 28 (3.72%) Windows
6 21 (2.79%) Unix
7 14 (1.86%) CentOS
7 14 (1.86%) Windows Server
8 8 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.80%) Windows 10
9 6 (0.80%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.66%) Embedded Linux
10 5 (0.66%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 581 (77.26%) Business Intelligence
2 580 (77.13%) Digital Marketing
2 580 (77.13%) Programme Management
3 311 (41.36%) Agile Software Development
4 154 (20.48%) Scrum
5 138 (18.35%) MVC
6 128 (17.02%) TDD
7 105 (13.96%) Software Engineering
8 95 (12.63%) Kanban
9 89 (11.84%) BDD
10 83 (11.04%) OO
11 72 (9.57%) E-Commerce
12 69 (9.18%) Integration Testing
13 68 (9.04%) DevOps
14 54 (7.18%) Microservices
15 52 (6.91%) SDLC
16 48 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
16 48 (6.38%) Web Development
17 43 (5.72%) Open Source
18 40 (5.32%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 218 (28.99%) Java
2 149 (19.81%) Python
3 143 (19.02%) JavaScript
4 126 (16.76%) SQL
5 109 (14.49%) C#
6 86 (11.44%) C++
7 70 (9.31%) Ruby
8 50 (6.65%) Perl
9 47 (6.25%) PHP
10 42 (5.59%) Shell Script
11 37 (4.92%) C
12 32 (4.26%) T-SQL
13 29 (3.86%) Go
14 25 (3.32%) Clojure
15 23 (3.06%) Objective-C
16 22 (2.93%) Apple Swift
17 21 (2.79%) Bash Shell
17 21 (2.79%) Kotlin
18 9 (1.20%) R
18 9 (1.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 104 (13.83%) Degree
2 61 (8.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 52 (6.91%) Security Cleared
4 29 (3.86%) PhD
5 18 (2.39%) SC Cleared
6 13 (1.73%) ISEB
6 13 (1.73%) ISTQB
7 12 (1.60%) CISSP
7 12 (1.60%) MCP
8 11 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (1.33%) CISM
9 10 (1.33%) RHCA
9 10 (1.33%) RHCE
9 10 (1.33%) RHCSA
10 9 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (1.06%) CCNA
12 7 (0.93%) DV Cleared
12 7 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.53%) PMI Certification
14 3 (0.40%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.79%) SLA
2 11 (1.46%) RMADS
3 8 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.93%) GCP
5 6 (0.80%) QA
6 4 (0.53%) MISRA
6 4 (0.53%) MISRA C
7 3 (0.40%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.40%) PMO
8 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.13%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.13%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 29 (3.86%) Docker
2 18 (2.39%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.46%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.33%) Snort
5 3 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.27%) XenServer
7 1 (0.13%) Firmware
7 1 (0.13%) LXC
7 1 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.13%) vSphere
7 1 (0.13%) Xen
7 1 (0.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 43 (5.72%) Puppet
2 34 (4.52%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (3.32%) Ansible
4 12 (1.60%) Juju
5 10 (1.33%) Nessus
6 3 (0.40%) Nagios
7 2 (0.27%) Graphite
7 2 (0.27%) Salt
8 1 (0.13%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.13%) Munin
8 1 (0.13%) OpenNMS
8 1 (0.13%) SmokePing
8 1 (0.13%) Terraform
8 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 578 (76.86%) SAP
2 93 (12.37%) Microsoft
3 70 (9.31%) Apple
4 38 (5.05%) Google
5 28 (3.72%) Cisco
6 27 (3.59%) Zend
7 20 (2.66%) VMware
8 18 (2.39%) Adobe
9 17 (2.26%) Oracle
10 15 (1.99%) Red Hat
11 14 (1.86%) LogRhythm
12 12 (1.60%) HP
13 11 (1.46%) Dell
14 10 (1.33%) Acunetix
14 10 (1.33%) AlienVault
14 10 (1.33%) Rapid7
14 10 (1.33%) Splunk
14 10 (1.33%) Tableau
15 9 (1.20%) Avaya
16 8 (1.06%) Atlassian