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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 52 68 83
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +15
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 32 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.15% 1.30% 1.76%
As % of the General category 11.85% 4.64% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 16
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £36,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,486 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.36% -
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
270 280 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 35.02% 27.92% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 234 238 239
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £75,000
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 10 February 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 10 February 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 - 16 £55,000 - 1
Luton +4 8 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Bedford - 4 £25,500 -
Leighton Buzzard - 2 £45,000 -
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 49 (54.44%) Cisco
2 46 (51.11%) Finance
2 46 (51.11%) TOGAF
3 44 (48.89%) Banking
4 43 (47.78%) VMware
4 43 (47.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 43 (47.78%) Citrix
4 43 (47.78%) Microsoft
4 43 (47.78%) Unix
4 43 (47.78%) Oracle
5 40 (44.44%) Data Security
6 25 (27.78%) Firewall
7 24 (26.67%) Perl
7 24 (26.67%) Linux
7 24 (26.67%) PowerShell
8 21 (23.33%) Retail
8 21 (23.33%) Presales
9 19 (21.11%) Degree
9 19 (21.11%) Windows
10 15 (16.67%) E-Commerce
10 15 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (11.11%) SaaS
12 8 (8.89%) SQL
13 7 (7.78%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (7.78%) Computer Science
14 6 (6.67%) Software Engineering
14 6 (6.67%) JavaScript
14 6 (6.67%) CCNP
14 6 (6.67%) Waterfall
15 4 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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.

Applications
1 4 (4.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (27.78%) Firewall
2 3 (3.33%) 2G
2 3 (3.33%) 3G
2 3 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (3.33%) LAN
2 3 (3.33%) LTE
2 3 (3.33%) WAN
3 2 (2.22%) BGP
3 2 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.22%) EIGRP
3 2 (2.22%) Internet
3 2 (2.22%) Network Security
3 2 (2.22%) OSPF
4 1 (1.11%) OpenScape
4 1 (1.11%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (4.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
General
1 46 (51.11%) Finance
2 44 (48.89%) Banking
3 21 (23.33%) Retail
4 2 (2.22%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.22%) Publishing
5 1 (1.11%) Electronics
5 1 (1.11%) Front Office
5 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (52.22%) Architect
2 29 (32.22%) Technical Architect
3 25 (27.78%) Citrix Architect
4 20 (22.22%) Unix Architect
5 11 (12.22%) Citrix Technical Architect
5 11 (12.22%) Project Manager
6 10 (11.11%) Digital Project Manager
6 10 (11.11%) E-Commerce Manager
6 10 (11.11%) E-Commerce Project Manager
7 9 (10.00%) Analyst
7 9 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
8 7 (7.78%) IT Manager
8 7 (7.78%) IT Project Manager
9 6 (6.67%) Developer
9 6 (6.67%) Network Engineer
10 5 (5.56%) Business Analyst
11 4 (4.44%) Database Analyst
11 4 (4.44%) Oracle Technical Architect
11 4 (4.44%) SOA Architect
11 4 (4.44%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.44%) CSS
1 4 (4.44%) CSS3
1 4 (4.44%) DOM
1 4 (4.44%) HTML
1 4 (4.44%) HTML5
1 4 (4.44%) jQuery
1 4 (4.44%) LESS
1 4 (4.44%) Semantic HTML
1 4 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (3.33%) XML
3 2 (2.22%) .NET
3 2 (2.22%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.22%) Hibernate
3 2 (2.22%) Spring
4 1 (1.11%) BAPI
4 1 (1.11%) EDI
4 1 (1.11%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (1.11%) SAPUI5
4 1 (1.11%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.78%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (4.44%) W3C
3 1 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (47.78%) Unix
2 24 (26.67%) Linux
3 19 (21.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (51.11%) TOGAF
2 40 (44.44%) Data Security
3 21 (23.33%) Presales
4 15 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 6 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 6 (6.67%) Waterfall
6 4 (4.44%) Content Management
6 4 (4.44%) Data Transformation
6 4 (4.44%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
6 4 (4.44%) SOA
6 4 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (4.44%) Use Case
7 3 (3.33%) Business Analysis
7 3 (3.33%) DSDM
7 3 (3.33%) Kanban
7 3 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (3.33%) Software Licensing
7 3 (3.33%) UML
8 2 (2.22%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.67%) Perl
1 24 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 8 (8.89%) SQL
3 6 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.33%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.33%) Python
5 2 (2.22%) C#
5 2 (2.22%) Java
6 1 (1.11%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 19 (21.11%) Degree
2 7 (7.78%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (6.67%) CCNP
4 3 (3.33%) HNC
4 3 (3.33%) ISEB
5 2 (2.22%) CCNA
6 1 (1.11%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (47.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 49 (54.44%) Cisco
2 43 (47.78%) Citrix
2 43 (47.78%) Microsoft
2 43 (47.78%) Oracle
2 43 (47.78%) VMware
3 3 (3.33%) F5
4 2 (2.22%) Aastra
4 2 (2.22%) Avaya
4 2 (2.22%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.22%) Mitel
4 2 (2.22%) Siemens
5 1 (1.11%) NEC
5 1 (1.11%) Panasonic
5 1 (1.11%) SAP
Luton
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Private Medical, etc
Posted: 8 days ago
Luton
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Private Medical, etc
Posted: 15 days ago
Bedfordshire
Tibco Software
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 15 days ago
Luton
Quant Capital
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Dunstable
Sopra Banking Software
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 27 days ago