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Siemens is a German conglomerate company headquartered in Berlin and Munich, and is the largest industrial manufacturing company in Europe. We build the technologies and innovations of tomorrow – from industrial automation to diagnostic medical equipment."
GCHQ is Britain’s intelligence agency, ensuring that our country’s people, businesses and infrastructures are secured against hackers and other threats. It’s complex and varied work, so it takes people from all backgrounds, with a wide range of skills."
Microsoft is an American multinational corporation driven by the desire to improve all areas of our lives through technology. We’re looking for creative and ambitious people that constantly want to innovate and change the status quo with us.
For over 125 years, we have been shaping the future as a leading global provider of technology and services. Working at Bosch means you'll be a part of a business. We operate in some 60 countries around the world and generated sales of more than 70 billion euros in 2015."
Sony is a company that wants to inspire and fulfil your curiosity. Our business includes electronics, gaming, entertainment, and financial services. We are one of the leading manufacturers of electronic products for the consumer and professional markets."
At Ericsson, we have many different ways of rewarding great work. One of the greatest rewards of working here is the sense of adventure that comes from a career right on the front edge of technological advancement. We call it a platform for boundless achievement. Come join our adventure."
The RAF is no ordinary job. As a graduate, you will have the option to begin officer training, which could lead to a range of roles from flying to intelligence. We will also help you work towards professional qualifications that you will benefit from. "
Virgin Media provides telephone, television and broadband internet services to businesses and consumers across the UK. We help to create a digital world that makes good things happen: for our customers and the communities in which we operate."
Our vision is to create technology that makes life better for everyone, everywhere. We offer a wide variety of hardware, software and related services to consumers, businesses and enterprises, as well as government and the health and education sectors. "
The employees at Apple don’t just create products, they create the kind of wonder that’s revolutionised entire industries. We do this by employing diversity into our business. Its the people and their ideas that inspire innovation that runs through everything we do."
Prysmian is a large company with over 21,000 employees and we specialise is energy and telecoms, which places us at the heart of many industries. This means that we have a large range of opportunities for talented STEM graduates with a strong academic record. "
We work with companies across the IT sector, from small-scale start-ups to large companies with household names, following a relationship-based approach and offering bespoke recruitment services to meet a company’s precise needs in IT skills and competence."
Buchanan Search was founded in 2013 by James Baker, who brought over 10 years of recruitment and executive search experience to the firm.
RedTusk was established with the overriding objective to deliver high performing sales personnel to some of world’s most exciting businesses.   We recruit across the North of England, London, and the Southwest and we have also on occasio…
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Telecommunications graduates are at the heart of how we communicate, innovating and challenging convention on a daily basis. Graduate telecommunications jobs involve big companies, well known brand names, and lots of opportunity - find out more on this page.

LOOKING FOR a Telecommunications CAREER?
How much can I earn as a Systems Developer?
Salaries for graduates in the telecommunications sector are amongst the highest in the UK at present.

According to High Fliers the telecommunications industry is set to offer salaries above the national median of £29,000, with an average starting wage of £30,000. Once you are in a permanent job, salaries in the logistics sector vary largely depending on your specific job. According to Payscale.com, averages wages in logistics are as follows:
  • Network Engineer - £30,336
  • Systems Developer £30,679
  • Software developer - £32,881
  • Project manager - £46,052
Salaries can rise dramatically upon gaining extra professional qualifications and experience.
What qualifications do I need to be a Systems Developer?
After a Bachelors degree Many companies are accepting applications from people with a 2:1. Requirements from smaller companies tend to vary.
What skills do I need to be a Systems Developer?
An understanding of how the telecommunications industry and its systems work is sought by employers, and they often also expect you to have some relevant work experience.

Alongside any specific technical skills and knowledge telecommunications employers will be looking for a series of soft skills.

Some of the skills that telecommunications recruiters might look for are:
  • Communication
  • Teamwork
  • Analytical skills
  • Time management
  • Creativity
  • An ability to work under pressure
  • Presentation skills
Students and graduates from many different areas will have the necessary skills for working in telecommunications . Degrees offer a good set of skills in logical thought, presentation, analysis and communication all of which are important for a career in telecommunications. On the other hand, if your background is more practical or you started out with an apprenticeship in some form of engineering you are likely to have the technical skills required too.