The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 53 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 2 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.74% - 3.44%
As % of the General category 3.64% - 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 9
Average salary £46,750 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
Telecoms
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

General Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
55 29 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 20.22% 9.18% 15.12%
Number of salaries quoted 46 28 41
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £82,200 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Bedford

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms.

1 1 (25.00%) ABAP
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) EDI
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (25.00%) DTV
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Web Dynpro
1 1 (25.00%) BAPI
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (25.00%) Mitel
1 1 (25.00%) LPIC
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (25.00%) SAP ERP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) AIX Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Support
2 1 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) EDI
1 1 (25.00%) Web Dynpro
1 1 (25.00%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) DTV
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) ABAP
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) LPIC
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) Mitel