The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 49 39 49
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 47 53 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.08% 4.92% 4.14%
As % of the General category 13.28% 15.68% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 46 53 28
Average salary £43,750 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £96,250 £60,000 £69,800
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -5.88%
General Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
354 338 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 30.70% 31.35% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 316 280 196
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Telecoms
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -14 22 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Dunstable +3 2 £19,000 -68.33%
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 40 (44.94%) Finance
2 34 (38.20%) Computer Science
3 31 (34.83%) XML
4 28 (31.46%) 3G
4 28 (31.46%) 2G
4 28 (31.46%) Degree
5 27 (30.34%) XMetaL
6 19 (21.35%) Project Management
7 17 (19.10%) Workflow
7 17 (19.10%) Change Management
7 17 (19.10%) LTE
8 13 (14.61%) Banking
8 13 (14.61%) Web Services
9 12 (13.48%) HNC
9 12 (13.48%) PRINCE2
9 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
9 12 (13.48%) Content Management
9 12 (13.48%) FrameMaker
10 11 (12.36%) E-Learning
10 11 (12.36%) MS Visio
10 11 (12.36%) XMLSpy
10 11 (12.36%) .NET
11 10 (11.24%) C#
11 10 (11.24%) SQL Server
11 10 (11.24%) SOA
11 10 (11.24%) Programme Management
11 10 (11.24%) Business Development
11 10 (11.24%) Business Transformation
12 9 (10.11%) ASP.NET
12 9 (10.11%) ITIL

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (8.99%) IIS
2 7 (7.87%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.87%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (4.49%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.12%) Node.js
Applications
1 27 (30.34%) XMetaL
2 12 (13.48%) FrameMaker
3 11 (12.36%) MS Visio
4 5 (5.62%) MS Office
4 5 (5.62%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 28 (31.46%) 3G
1 28 (31.46%) 2G
2 17 (19.10%) LTE
3 8 (8.99%) LAN
3 8 (8.99%) WAN
4 4 (4.49%) VoIP
5 3 (3.37%) Firewall
6 2 (2.25%) Wireless
6 2 (2.25%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (2.25%) VPN
7 1 (1.12%) CTI
7 1 (1.12%) SS7
7 1 (1.12%) H.323
7 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.12%) Broadband
7 1 (1.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (12.36%) XMLSpy
2 4 (4.49%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.12%) Selenium
3 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (44.94%) Finance
2 13 (14.61%) Banking
3 3 (3.37%) Retail
4 2 (2.25%) Automotive
5 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 28 (31.46%) Author
1 28 (31.46%) Technical Author
2 12 (13.48%) Project Manager
3 11 (12.36%) Developer
4 6 (6.74%) SharePoint Developer
4 6 (6.74%) Architect
4 6 (6.74%) Junior
4 6 (6.74%) Junior Technical Author
5 5 (5.62%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (5.62%) Senior Architect
5 5 (5.62%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 4 (4.49%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (3.37%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.37%) BizTalk Developer
7 3 (3.37%) Administrator
7 3 (3.37%) Service Manager
7 3 (3.37%) Service Design Manager
8 2 (2.25%) IT Support
8 2 (2.25%) Planning Manager
8 2 (2.25%) Service Planning Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (34.83%) XML
2 13 (14.61%) Web Services
3 11 (12.36%) .NET
4 9 (10.11%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.49%) WCF
6 3 (3.37%) XSD
6 3 (3.37%) XSLT
7 1 (1.12%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.12%) HTML
7 1 (1.12%) jQuery
7 1 (1.12%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (38.20%) Computer Science
2 11 (12.36%) E-Learning
3 5 (5.62%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.25%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.12%) Statistics
5 1 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.99%) Windows
2 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.25%) Linux
4 1 (1.12%) Windows NT
4 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.12%) Solaris
4 1 (1.12%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.35%) Project Management
2 17 (19.10%) Change Management
2 17 (19.10%) Workflow
3 12 (13.48%) PRINCE2
3 12 (13.48%) Content Management
4 10 (11.24%) Programme Management
4 10 (11.24%) SOA
4 10 (11.24%) Business Development
4 10 (11.24%) Business Transformation
5 9 (10.11%) ITIL
6 8 (8.99%) Project Planning
7 7 (7.87%) Service Management
8 6 (6.74%) CMMI
8 6 (6.74%) Service Delivery
8 6 (6.74%) TOGAF
9 5 (5.62%) Incident Management
9 5 (5.62%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (5.62%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (5.62%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (4.49%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.24%) C#
2 4 (4.49%) Java
3 3 (3.37%) SQL
4 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.12%) Perl
5 1 (1.12%) PHP
5 1 (1.12%) VB
5 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (31.46%) Degree
2 12 (13.48%) HNC
3 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.25%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) SLA
3 1 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) ServiceCenter
1 3 (3.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.49%) HP
2 4 (4.49%) Oracle
2 4 (4.49%) Cisco
3 3 (3.37%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.25%) SAP
4 2 (2.25%) Juniper
5 1 (1.12%) Avaya
5 1 (1.12%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.12%) VMware
5 1 (1.12%) Northgate
5 1 (1.12%) hybris
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 6 days ago