Telecoms Jobs in the UK excluding London

Telecommunications
UK > UK excluding London

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 21 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 88 137 146
Rank change year-on-year +49 +9 -35
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 1,639 1,574 1,733
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 3.09% 2.51% 2.55%
As % of the General category 5.20% 3.67% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,191 775 1,101
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,750
25th Percentile £26,000 £31,375 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -22.22% -5.26% -
75th Percentile £53,750 £62,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £76,250 £77,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year -22.73% +1.85% -1.82%

All General Skills
UK excluding London

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for common skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 31,545 42,836 39,242
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 59.55% 68.44% 57.68%
Number of salaries quoted 22,001 20,393 22,891
10th Percentile £26,000 £28,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £68,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £83,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £61,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.84% +1.67% +9.09%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in the UK excluding London

Telecoms
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Telecoms in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Telecoms in the UK excluding London

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Telecoms in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 21 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in the UK excluding London

Telecoms
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 21 February 2024. 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
Jobs
South East +22 518 £37,750 -26.48% 166
Midlands +133 269 £35,000 -26.32% 78
Scotland +112 252 £25,000 -41.18% 33
North of England +34 245 £45,000 +5.88% 94
South West -53 169 £42,500 -1.74% 61
West Midlands +127 168 £35,000 -22.22% 46
North West +80 151 £42,500 -15.00% 59
East of England +42 117 £52,500 - 60
East Midlands +55 101 £34,250 -30.86% 32
Yorkshire -5 69 £47,500 +11.76% 26
Wales +17 44 £27,500 -24.66% 17
Northern Ireland +29 27 £35,000 - 9
North East +8 25 £26,000 -25.71% 11
Isle of Man - 8 £37,000 -
Channel Islands -3 3 £52,500 +31.25%
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 39 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 35 (2.14%) Microsoft Exchange
3 6 (0.37%) Confluence
4 4 (0.24%) Moodle
5 3 (0.18%) CMS
5 3 (0.18%) WordPress
6 2 (0.12%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.12%) IIS
7 1 (0.061%) Apache
7 1 (0.061%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (0.061%) WebSphere
Applications
1 96 (5.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 83 (5.06%) Microsoft Office
3 48 (2.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (0.61%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.49%) AutoCAD
7 6 (0.37%) OrCAD
7 6 (0.37%) Simulink
8 5 (0.31%) Adobe Premiere
9 4 (0.24%) Doxygen
10 2 (0.12%) ArcView
10 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.12%) TargetLink
11 1 (0.061%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.061%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.061%) Fusion 360
11 1 (0.061%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (0.43%) Salesforce CRM
2 6 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.24%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 152 (9.27%) Azure
1 152 (9.27%) Microsoft 365
2 98 (5.98%) AWS
3 47 (2.87%) GCP
4 41 (2.50%) SaaS
5 38 (2.32%) Power Platform
6 37 (2.26%) Entra ID
7 18 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (0.79%) Azure DevOps
9 12 (0.73%) GitHub
9 12 (0.73%) Mimecast
10 10 (0.61%) OneDrive
10 10 (0.61%) PaaS
11 8 (0.49%) Dynamics 365
12 6 (0.37%) AWS IoT
12 6 (0.37%) IaaS
13 3 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (0.18%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.18%) Google Analytics
13 3 (0.18%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 354 (21.60%) Broadband
2 135 (8.24%) Firewall
3 131 (7.99%) Wireless
4 91 (5.55%) WAN
5 83 (5.06%) Wi-Fi
6 81 (4.94%) LAN
7 71 (4.33%) 5G
8 68 (4.15%) DNS
9 63 (3.84%) VoIP
10 59 (3.60%) TCP/IP
11 52 (3.17%) DHCP
12 51 (3.11%) VLAN
13 47 (2.87%) Internet
14 45 (2.75%) LTE
14 45 (2.75%) VPN
15 37 (2.26%) 4G
16 30 (1.83%) PBX
17 29 (1.77%) MPLS
18 28 (1.71%) Bluetooth
19 27 (1.65%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (2.32%) Power BI
2 34 (2.07%) SQL Server
3 24 (1.46%) MySQL
4 16 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
5 14 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (0.49%) GIS
7 6 (0.37%) NoSQL
8 5 (0.31%) SQLite
8 5 (0.31%) Tableau
9 4 (0.24%) Data Lake
9 4 (0.24%) Geospatial Data
9 4 (0.24%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.18%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.18%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.18%) Redis
11 2 (0.12%) Amazon Athena
11 2 (0.12%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.12%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.12%) Impala
11 2 (0.12%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 51 (3.11%) Git
2 25 (1.53%) LabVIEW
3 22 (1.34%) JIRA
4 15 (0.92%) Jenkins
5 13 (0.79%) Eclipse
6 12 (0.73%) Subversion
7 11 (0.67%) Visual Studio
8 7 (0.43%) GCC
8 7 (0.43%) Selenium
9 6 (0.37%) GitLab
9 6 (0.37%) Trac
10 4 (0.24%) Bitbucket
10 4 (0.24%) Hudson
10 4 (0.24%) Maven
11 3 (0.18%) Rational DOORS
12 2 (0.12%) CMake
12 2 (0.12%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.12%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.12%) Visual Studio Code
12 2 (0.12%) WebDriver
General
1 631 (38.50%) Social Skills
2 326 (19.89%) Finance
3 325 (19.83%) Retail
4 287 (17.51%) Local Government
5 242 (14.77%) Games
6 191 (11.65%) Electronics
7 175 (10.68%) Marketing
8 163 (9.95%) Public Sector
9 159 (9.70%) Manufacturing
10 135 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
11 85 (5.19%) Organisational Skills
12 64 (3.90%) Legal
13 59 (3.60%) Law
14 42 (2.56%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 30 (1.83%) Military
16 25 (1.53%) Presentation Skills
17 21 (1.28%) Automotive
18 19 (1.16%) Documentation Skills
19 17 (1.04%) Aerospace
20 15 (0.92%) Billing
Job Titles
1 167 (10.19%) Business Manager
2 165 (10.07%) Consultant
3 163 (9.95%) Development Manager
4 154 (9.40%) Business Development Manager
5 134 (8.18%) Enterprise Consultant
6 129 (7.87%) Senior
7 124 (7.57%) Support Engineer
8 90 (5.49%) Developer
9 75 (4.58%) Analyst
10 65 (3.97%) Network Engineer
11 62 (3.78%) Project Manager
12 61 (3.72%) Lead
13 57 (3.48%) IT Support
14 54 (3.29%) Infrastructure Manager
15 49 (2.99%) Architect
15 49 (2.99%) IT Engineer
16 48 (2.93%) Technical Support
17 46 (2.81%) Systems Engineer
18 45 (2.75%) Telecoms Manager
19 43 (2.62%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (2.56%) HTML
2 33 (2.01%) CSS
3 32 (1.95%) .NET
4 24 (1.46%) React
5 18 (1.10%) Flask
6 15 (0.92%) Laravel
7 11 (0.67%) AngularJS
8 10 (0.61%) Django
8 10 (0.61%) REST
9 9 (0.55%) WPF
10 8 (0.49%) .NET Core
10 8 (0.49%) Svelte
10 8 (0.49%) Vue
11 7 (0.43%) RESTful
12 6 (0.37%) HTML5
12 6 (0.37%) Node.js
12 6 (0.37%) Qt
13 5 (0.31%) Doctrine
13 5 (0.31%) Electron
13 5 (0.31%) PyQt
Miscellaneous
1 114 (6.96%) Self-Motivation
2 93 (5.67%) Driving Licence
3 60 (3.66%) Management Information System
4 41 (2.50%) Data Centre
5 34 (2.07%) IoT
6 27 (1.65%) Onboarding
7 26 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
8 25 (1.53%) Product Ownership
9 22 (1.34%) Acoustics
9 22 (1.34%) Satnav
10 19 (1.16%) CCTV
11 15 (0.92%) Arduino
11 15 (0.92%) Fibre Optics
12 14 (0.85%) Replication
13 13 (0.79%) FPGA
13 13 (0.79%) Raspberry Pi
13 13 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
14 11 (0.67%) Algorithms
14 11 (0.67%) Greenfield Project
14 11 (0.67%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 179 (10.92%) Windows
2 109 (6.65%) Windows Server
3 102 (6.22%) Linux
4 59 (3.60%) Windows 10
5 18 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (1.04%) Windows Server 2016
7 16 (0.98%) Android
8 14 (0.85%) Windows Server 2019
9 11 (0.67%) Unix
10 8 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
10 8 (0.49%) Ubuntu
10 8 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.43%) Apple iOS
12 6 (0.37%) CentOS
12 6 (0.37%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.18%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.18%) VMS
13 3 (0.18%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.061%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 333 (20.32%) Customer Experience
2 319 (19.46%) Decision-Making
3 317 (19.34%) B2B
4 293 (17.88%) Collaborative Working
5 268 (16.35%) B2C
6 228 (13.91%) Problem-Solving
7 198 (12.08%) Customer Service
8 183 (11.17%) Agile
9 171 (10.43%) Business Development
10 165 (10.07%) Business Intelligence
11 159 (9.70%) Digital Marketing
12 154 (9.40%) Programme Management
13 141 (8.60%) Project Management
14 119 (7.26%) Cybersecurity
15 114 (6.96%) Computer Science
16 96 (5.86%) Project Delivery
17 85 (5.19%) Software Engineering
18 79 (4.82%) Asset Management
18 79 (4.82%) DevOps
18 79 (4.82%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 123 (7.50%) Python
2 92 (5.61%) C
3 75 (4.58%) SQL
4 72 (4.39%) C#
5 55 (3.36%) Java
6 50 (3.05%) C++
7 46 (2.81%) JavaScript
8 29 (1.77%) PowerShell
9 26 (1.59%) PHP
10 16 (0.98%) MATLAB
11 13 (0.79%) Embedded C
11 13 (0.79%) Go
12 12 (0.73%) Bash
12 12 (0.73%) TypeScript
13 9 (0.55%) Perl
14 8 (0.49%) Assembly Language
14 8 (0.49%) T-SQL
15 7 (0.43%) Embedded C++
15 7 (0.43%) Rust
16 4 (0.24%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 312 (19.04%) Degree
2 136 (8.30%) Security Cleared
3 96 (5.86%) SC Cleared
4 74 (4.51%) Cisco Certification
5 69 (4.21%) Computer Science Degree
6 66 (4.03%) CCNA
7 50 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 43 (2.62%) TOGAF Certification
9 42 (2.56%) HNC
10 29 (1.77%) Network+ Certification
11 25 (1.53%) MCITP
12 21 (1.28%) Master's Degree
13 19 (1.16%) HND
14 18 (1.10%) CCNP
14 18 (1.10%) DBS Check
15 16 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 15 (0.92%) MRICS
17 14 (0.85%) CISSP
18 13 (0.79%) PhD
19 11 (0.67%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (3.17%) SLA
2 45 (2.75%) QA
3 21 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (1.04%) GDPR
4 17 (1.04%) ISO 9001
4 17 (1.04%) NCSC
5 16 (0.98%) Cyber Essentials
6 15 (0.92%) PMO
7 8 (0.49%) Accessibility
8 7 (0.43%) COSHH
8 7 (0.43%) Data Quality
8 7 (0.43%) ISO 22301
8 7 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 17025
9 6 (0.37%) NIST
10 5 (0.31%) ISO 26262
10 5 (0.31%) PCI DSS
11 4 (0.24%) GRC
11 4 (0.24%) MISRA
12 3 (0.18%) NEBOSH
12 3 (0.18%) NIST 800
System Software
1 99 (6.04%) Active Directory
2 59 (3.60%) Hyper-V
3 52 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (1.95%) Firmware
5 21 (1.28%) Docker
6 16 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (0.73%) Embedded Firmware
8 9 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (0.37%) NFS
9 6 (0.37%) pfSense
9 6 (0.37%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.31%) vSphere
11 4 (0.24%) XenApp
12 3 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (0.12%) HDFS
13 2 (0.12%) Kamailio
13 2 (0.12%) KVM
13 2 (0.12%) OpenSIPS
14 1 (0.061%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 24 (1.46%) Microsoft Intune
2 15 (0.92%) Kubernetes
2 15 (0.92%) SCCM
3 10 (0.61%) Ansible
4 8 (0.49%) FortiGate
5 6 (0.37%) Grafana
5 6 (0.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 6 (0.37%) SCDPM
5 6 (0.37%) ZABBIX
6 5 (0.31%) Nessus
7 4 (0.24%) PaperCut
8 3 (0.18%) Autotask
8 3 (0.18%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 3 (0.18%) Functional Safety
8 3 (0.18%) WSUS
9 2 (0.12%) Dell DRAC
9 2 (0.12%) Puppet
9 2 (0.12%) Terraform
10 1 (0.061%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 1 (0.061%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 282 (17.21%) BT
2 261 (15.92%) Microsoft
3 147 (8.97%) SAP
4 114 (6.96%) Cisco
5 68 (4.15%) VMware
6 43 (2.62%) Veeam
7 32 (1.95%) Juniper
8 30 (1.83%) HP
9 28 (1.71%) Fortinet
10 24 (1.46%) Mitel
11 21 (1.28%) Salesforce
12 19 (1.16%) Ericsson
13 18 (1.10%) Aruba
13 18 (1.10%) NEC
14 17 (1.04%) McAfee
14 17 (1.04%) Oracle
15 16 (0.98%) Openreach
15 16 (0.98%) Palo Alto
16 15 (0.92%) CheckPoint
16 15 (0.92%) Virgin Media