Period
to 21 September 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 21 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 97 154 127
Rank change year-on-year +57 -27 +11
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 282 158 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.80% 1.80% 2.30%
As % of the General category 12.17% 4.74% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 161 143 204
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% +11.84%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,318 3,336 3,457
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 31.24% 38.03% 34.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,757 2,655 2,777
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Yorkshire

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in Yorkshire

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Yorkshire

Telecoms
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
North Yorkshire +32 164 £40,000 -8.57% 9
West Yorkshire +6 76 £35,000 - 14
South Yorkshire +24 25 £35,000 +7.69% 15
East Yorkshire +5 17 £32,500 -1.52%
Telecoms
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 152 (53.90%) Cisco Certification
2 144 (51.06%) MPLS
3 140 (49.65%) CCNA
4 136 (48.23%) CCNP
5 121 (42.91%) WAN
5 121 (42.91%) Fortinet
6 114 (40.43%) Cisco
7 113 (40.07%) Service Delivery
7 113 (40.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 109 (38.65%) ISO 9001
9 99 (35.11%) Firewall
10 98 (34.75%) Network Security
11 96 (34.04%) Change Control
12 95 (33.69%) BGP
13 93 (32.98%) Cisco ASA
13 93 (32.98%) Product Management
13 93 (32.98%) FortiGate
14 92 (32.62%) VPN
15 90 (31.91%) Linux
16 84 (29.79%) Python
16 84 (29.79%) Management Information System
16 84 (29.79%) Palo Alto
17 83 (29.43%) DNS
18 81 (28.72%) Broadband
18 81 (28.72%) Perl
18 81 (28.72%) Bash Shell
19 79 (28.01%) OSPF
20 78 (27.66%) Unix
21 77 (27.30%) ADSL
21 77 (27.30%) RIP

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 8 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (2.84%) MS Exchange
2 7 (2.48%) Skype for Business
3 4 (1.42%) CMS
4 3 (1.06%) IBM Domino
4 3 (1.06%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.71%) IIS
5 2 (0.71%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.71%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.35%) nginx
6 1 (0.35%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (7.45%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (3.90%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.71%) SAP QM
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.35%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.35%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.35%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.03%) IaaS
2 15 (5.32%) Office 365
3 14 (4.96%) Azure
4 9 (3.19%) AWS
5 4 (1.42%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.71%) GCP
7 1 (0.35%) GitHub
7 1 (0.35%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 144 (51.06%) MPLS
2 121 (42.91%) WAN
3 99 (35.11%) Firewall
4 98 (34.75%) Network Security
5 95 (33.69%) BGP
6 93 (32.98%) Cisco ASA
7 92 (32.62%) VPN
8 83 (29.43%) DNS
9 81 (28.72%) Broadband
10 79 (28.01%) OSPF
11 77 (27.30%) ADSL
11 77 (27.30%) Cisco Nexus
11 77 (27.30%) IPsec
11 77 (27.30%) NetScaler
11 77 (27.30%) RIP
11 77 (27.30%) SMTP
12 43 (15.25%) Internet
12 43 (15.25%) VoIP
13 30 (10.64%) LAN
14 25 (8.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (2.48%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.35%) Babel
3 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.35%) GitLab
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.35%) webpack
General
1 38 (13.48%) Finance
2 37 (13.12%) Public Sector
3 22 (7.80%) Marketing
4 19 (6.74%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.84%) Billing
5 8 (2.84%) Electronics
5 8 (2.84%) Local Government
6 7 (2.48%) Police
7 6 (2.13%) Banking
8 5 (1.77%) Retail
9 2 (0.71%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.71%) Legal
10 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.35%) Back Office
10 1 (0.35%) Games
10 1 (0.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 144 (51.06%) Network Engineer
2 84 (29.79%) Cisco Engineer
2 84 (29.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 84 (29.79%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 84 (29.79%) Network Security Engineer
2 84 (29.79%) Security Engineer
3 44 (15.60%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 41 (14.54%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 41 (14.54%) Project Engineer
5 23 (8.16%) Project Manager
6 19 (6.74%) Analyst
6 19 (6.74%) Developer
7 15 (5.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 14 (4.96%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
8 14 (4.96%) Mobile Project Manager
8 14 (4.96%) Telecoms Manager
8 14 (4.96%) Telecoms Project Manager
8 14 (4.96%) Wireless Product Manager
9 13 (4.61%) Consultant
10 12 (4.26%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.61%) .NET
2 9 (3.19%) CSS
2 9 (3.19%) HTML
3 8 (2.84%) ASP.NET
4 6 (2.13%) React
5 5 (1.77%) jQuery
5 5 (1.77%) Node.js
5 5 (1.77%) Sass
6 3 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (1.06%) Vue.js
7 2 (0.71%) Middleware
7 2 (0.71%) Symfony
8 1 (0.35%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.35%) COM
8 1 (0.35%) LINQ
8 1 (0.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 84 (29.79%) Management Information System
2 25 (8.87%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (3.90%) CCTV
4 8 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.13%) Replication
6 5 (1.77%) User Experience
7 4 (1.42%) Animation
7 4 (1.42%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.42%) W3C
8 3 (1.06%) Social Media
9 2 (0.71%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.35%) AS400
10 1 (0.35%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.35%) EPoS
10 1 (0.35%) FMCG
10 1 (0.35%) iPhone
10 1 (0.35%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 90 (31.91%) Linux
2 78 (27.66%) Unix
3 38 (13.48%) Windows
4 21 (7.45%) Windows Server
5 17 (6.03%) Windows 10
5 17 (6.03%) Windows 7
6 10 (3.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.77%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.71%) CentOS
10 1 (0.35%) Android
10 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (40.07%) Service Delivery
2 96 (34.04%) Change Control
3 93 (32.98%) Product Management
4 77 (27.30%) Network Design
4 77 (27.30%) Network Management
5 48 (17.02%) Presales
6 41 (14.54%) Validation
7 40 (14.18%) ITIL
8 28 (9.93%) Change Management
9 22 (7.80%) ITSM
10 20 (7.09%) Statistics
11 18 (6.38%) Project Delivery
12 16 (5.67%) PRINCE2
12 16 (5.67%) Proactive Monitoring
13 15 (5.32%) Incident Management
13 15 (5.32%) Mentoring
13 15 (5.32%) Time Management
14 14 (4.96%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (4.96%) Fault Management
15 13 (4.61%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 84 (29.79%) Python
2 81 (28.72%) Bash Shell
2 81 (28.72%) Perl
3 17 (6.03%) JavaScript
4 7 (2.48%) SQL
5 6 (2.13%) C#
6 5 (1.77%) Java
6 5 (1.77%) PHP
7 3 (1.06%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.35%) ES6
8 1 (0.35%) Go
8 1 (0.35%) R
8 1 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 152 (53.90%) Cisco Certification
2 140 (49.65%) CCNA
3 136 (48.23%) CCNP
4 14 (4.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 9 (3.19%) Degree
6 4 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.71%) ISEB
7 2 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.71%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.71%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.35%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.35%) CCAA
8 1 (0.35%) CISM
8 1 (0.35%) CISSP
8 1 (0.35%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.35%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.35%) HNC
8 1 (0.35%) IISP
8 1 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (40.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 109 (38.65%) ISO 9001
3 25 (8.87%) SLA
4 8 (2.84%) QA
5 1 (0.35%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.35%) GDPR
5 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (14.54%) vCloud
2 23 (8.16%) Active Directory
3 13 (4.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.19%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.42%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.42%) vSphere
6 2 (0.71%) Docker
7 1 (0.35%) Firmware
7 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 93 (32.98%) FortiGate
2 77 (27.30%) Nagios
3 5 (1.77%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.42%) vCenter Server
5 3 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.06%) SCCM
6 2 (0.71%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.71%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 121 (42.91%) Fortinet
2 114 (40.43%) Cisco
3 84 (29.79%) Palo Alto
4 31 (10.99%) Microsoft
5 17 (6.03%) VMware
6 15 (5.32%) Avaya
7 12 (4.26%) SAP
8 8 (2.84%) Veeam
9 7 (2.48%) BT
9 7 (2.48%) Citrix
10 4 (1.42%) Adobe
10 4 (1.42%) Google
11 3 (1.06%) Altiris
11 3 (1.06%) Lotus
11 3 (1.06%) Meraki
11 3 (1.06%) Symantec
11 3 (1.06%) Veritas
12 2 (0.71%) 3PAR
12 2 (0.71%) Juniper
12 2 (0.71%) SonicWALL