The 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 49 65 74
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +9
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 48 28 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.15% 2.48% 3.25%
As % of the General category 13.41% 8.26% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 40 26 41
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £21,800 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
Telecoms
East of England

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

General Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
358 339 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 38.41% 30.03% 25.75%
Number of salaries quoted 289 276 297
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
Dunstable - 29 £50,000 - 1
Luton -5 8 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 53 (69.74%) Cisco
2 49 (64.47%) Microsoft
2 49 (64.47%) Citrix
2 49 (64.47%) Oracle
2 49 (64.47%) Unix
2 49 (64.47%) Data Security
2 49 (64.47%) VMware
3 48 (63.16%) Banking
4 43 (56.58%) TOGAF
4 43 (56.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 42 (55.26%) Finance
6 29 (38.16%) Firewall
6 29 (38.16%) Degree
7 26 (34.21%) Windows
8 22 (28.95%) Perl
8 22 (28.95%) Linux
8 22 (28.95%) PowerShell
8 22 (28.95%) Presales
9 21 (27.63%) Application Virtualisation
10 17 (22.37%) SaaS
11 14 (18.42%) Solaris
12 10 (13.16%) Retail
13 9 (11.84%) SQL
13 9 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (10.53%) Oracle Database
15 6 (7.89%) Software Engineering
16 5 (6.58%) Mitel
16 5 (6.58%) Cisco Certification
16 5 (6.58%) Siemens
17 4 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 17 (22.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (38.16%) Firewall
2 3 (3.95%) LAN
2 3 (3.95%) PBX
2 3 (3.95%) WAN
3 2 (2.63%) BGP
3 2 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.63%) EIGRP
3 2 (2.63%) Network Security
3 2 (2.63%) OSPF
4 1 (1.32%) OpenScape
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
General
1 48 (63.16%) Banking
2 42 (55.26%) Finance
3 10 (13.16%) Retail
4 2 (2.63%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 47 (61.84%) Architect
2 38 (50.00%) Technical Architect
3 13 (17.11%) Unix Architect
4 11 (14.47%) Oracle Architect
5 10 (13.16%) Citrix Architect
5 10 (13.16%) Oracle Technical Architect
6 8 (10.53%) Analyst
6 8 (10.53%) Consultant
6 8 (10.53%) Oracle Consultant
7 7 (9.21%) Oracle Technical Consultant
7 7 (9.21%) SaaS Architect
7 7 (9.21%) Technical Consultant
7 7 (9.21%) Unix Consultant
8 4 (5.26%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Citrix Technical Architect
8 4 (5.26%) Database Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Excel Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (5.26%) Network Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) AngularJS
1 3 (3.95%) Hibernate
1 3 (3.95%) Spring
2 2 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 4 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (3.95%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 49 (64.47%) Unix
2 26 (34.21%) Windows
3 22 (28.95%) Linux
4 14 (18.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (64.47%) Data Security
2 43 (56.58%) TOGAF
3 22 (28.95%) Presales
4 21 (27.63%) Application Virtualisation
5 9 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.89%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.26%) Business Development
7 4 (5.26%) Data Transformation
7 4 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.26%) Software Delivery
7 4 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.26%) Use Case
7 4 (5.26%) User Stories
8 3 (3.95%) Information Security
9 2 (2.63%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.63%) Network Architecture
9 2 (2.63%) Network Design
9 2 (2.63%) Scrum
9 2 (2.63%) Waterfall
10 1 (1.32%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.95%) Perl
1 22 (28.95%) PowerShell
2 9 (11.84%) SQL
3 3 (3.95%) Java
3 3 (3.95%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 29 (38.16%) Degree
2 5 (6.58%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.26%) CCNP
4 1 (1.32%) CCNA
4 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.32%) ISEB
4 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) SLA
2 2 (2.63%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.32%) RMADS
System Software
1 43 (56.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 53 (69.74%) Cisco
2 49 (64.47%) Citrix
2 49 (64.47%) Microsoft
2 49 (64.47%) Oracle
2 49 (64.47%) VMware
3 5 (6.58%) Mitel
3 5 (6.58%) Siemens
4 2 (2.63%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.63%) F5
5 1 (1.32%) Aastra
5 1 (1.32%) Avaya
5 1 (1.32%) NEC
5 1 (1.32%) Panasonic
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days, Health, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits +Bonus, Healthcare and Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Luton
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bedfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago