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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 62 50 42
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 32 54 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.94% 4.68% 5.29%
As % of the General category 10.00% 14.03% 17.06%
Number of salaries quoted 29 53 57
Average salary £31,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £107,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
320 385 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 29.41% 33.33% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 265 342 280
Average salary £40,000 £47,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.23% +12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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 -13 5 £32,500 -45.83% 2
Dunstable -7 1 £19,000 -39.27%
Bedford - 1 £22,000 -
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 22 (40.74%) 3G
1 22 (40.74%) Computer Science
2 21 (38.89%) 2G
3 17 (31.48%) HNC
3 17 (31.48%) LTE
4 13 (24.07%) Degree
5 11 (20.37%) Finance
6 10 (18.52%) Windows
6 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (16.67%) Banking
8 6 (11.11%) CSS
8 6 (11.11%) XML
8 6 (11.11%) HTML
8 6 (11.11%) Java
8 6 (11.11%) SQL
8 6 (11.11%) Workflow
9 5 (9.26%) FrameMaker
9 5 (9.26%) XMLSpy
9 5 (9.26%) XMetaL
9 5 (9.26%) E-Learning
9 5 (9.26%) MS Office
9 5 (9.26%) MS Visio
9 5 (9.26%) LAN
9 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
9 5 (9.26%) Content Management
9 5 (9.26%) Wiki
10 4 (7.41%) Citrix
10 4 (7.41%) SLA
10 4 (7.41%) WAN
10 4 (7.41%) ITIL

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 3 (5.56%) WebLogic
1 3 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Office
1 5 (9.26%) MS Visio
1 5 (9.26%) FrameMaker
1 5 (9.26%) XMetaL
2 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (40.74%) 3G
2 21 (38.89%) 2G
3 17 (31.48%) LTE
4 5 (9.26%) LAN
5 4 (7.41%) Firewall
5 4 (7.41%) WAN
6 3 (5.56%) DHCP
6 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.56%) DNS
6 3 (5.56%) SAN
6 3 (5.56%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.70%) OpenScape
8 1 (1.85%) ATM
8 1 (1.85%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.85%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (1.85%) Internet
8 1 (1.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) MySQL
1 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) XMLSpy
2 2 (3.70%) NUnit
2 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.85%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (20.37%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Legal
3 3 (5.56%) German Language
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
4 2 (3.70%) Danish Language
4 2 (3.70%) French Language
5 1 (1.85%) Law
5 1 (1.85%) Back Office
5 1 (1.85%) Electronics
5 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (38.89%) Author
1 21 (38.89%) Technical Author
2 6 (11.11%) Developer
2 6 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Analyst
3 5 (9.26%) Technical Writer
4 3 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (5.56%) IT Support
5 2 (3.70%) Junior Support Analyst
5 2 (3.70%) Junior IT Support
5 2 (3.70%) Junior IT Support Analyst
5 2 (3.70%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 2 (3.70%) Customer Service Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (3.70%) Customer Support Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Business Analyst
5 2 (3.70%) Customer Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Senior Developer
5 2 (3.70%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) HTML
1 6 (11.11%) CSS
1 6 (11.11%) XML
2 3 (5.56%) .NET
2 3 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.70%) jQuery
3 2 (3.70%) CSS3
3 2 (3.70%) J2EE
3 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.70%) JMS
3 2 (3.70%) Web Services
4 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (40.74%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.26%) Wiki
2 5 (9.26%) E-Learning
3 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.70%) User Experience
4 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.85%) Physics
5 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.85%) Statistics
5 1 (1.85%) DTV
5 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Windows
2 4 (7.41%) UNIX
2 4 (7.41%) Linux
3 3 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.56%) Windows 8
3 3 (5.56%) Solaris
3 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (3.70%) HPUX
5 1 (1.85%) AIX
5 1 (1.85%) CentOS
5 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.85%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (11.11%) Workflow
3 5 (9.26%) Content Management
4 4 (7.41%) ITIL
4 4 (7.41%) Change Management
5 3 (5.56%) Project Management
5 3 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 3 (5.56%) Programme Management
5 3 (5.56%) Supplier Management
5 3 (5.56%) Use Case
5 3 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (3.70%) Business Analysis
6 2 (3.70%) Coaching
6 2 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.70%) SDLC
6 2 (3.70%) Unit Testing
6 2 (3.70%) Waterfall
6 2 (3.70%) Information Security
6 2 (3.70%) Project Planning
6 2 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) Java
1 6 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.70%) PHP
3 2 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (1.85%) C
4 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (31.48%) HNC
2 13 (24.07%) Degree
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (5.56%) MCSE
3 3 (5.56%) MCSA
3 3 (5.56%) CCA
3 3 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (5.56%) MCP
4 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.70%) CCNP
4 2 (3.70%) ISEB
4 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.85%) LPIC
5 1 (1.85%) CISA
5 1 (1.85%) CISM
5 1 (1.85%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
2 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.70%) QA
3 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.85%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) Terminal Server
2 3 (5.56%) ISA Server
2 3 (5.56%) VMware ESX
2 3 (5.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (7.41%) Citrix
2 3 (5.56%) Websense
2 3 (5.56%) VMware
2 3 (5.56%) Mitel
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle
2 3 (5.56%) Cisco
2 3 (5.56%) Juniper
3 2 (3.70%) Siemens
3 2 (3.70%) SAP
4 1 (1.85%) IBM
4 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.85%) Toshiba
4 1 (1.85%) Avaya
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