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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 74 83 78
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 18 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.67% 1.55% 2.10%
As % of the General category 5.96% 5.95% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 18
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £35,000 £46,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £52,900 £66,500
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
302 269 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.04% 26.12% 28.75%
Number of salaries quoted 246 237 263
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £66,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +4 14 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 20 (47.62%) Finance
2 14 (33.33%) Banking
3 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (28.57%) Degree
4 11 (26.19%) Java
5 10 (23.81%) Project Management
6 8 (19.05%) Change Management
6 8 (19.05%) Oracle
6 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
6 8 (19.05%) C#
6 8 (19.05%) SQL
6 8 (19.05%) .NET
6 8 (19.05%) ITIL
6 8 (19.05%) Windows
7 7 (16.67%) CSS
7 7 (16.67%) HTML
7 7 (16.67%) SLA
7 7 (16.67%) Programme Management
8 6 (14.29%) LAN
8 6 (14.29%) WAN
8 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 6 (14.29%) Project Planning
8 6 (14.29%) .NET Framework
9 5 (11.90%) Mitel
9 5 (11.90%) Waterfall
9 5 (11.90%) Business Transformation
9 5 (11.90%) UNIX
9 5 (11.90%) WebLogic
9 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
9 5 (11.90%) Benchmarking

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 5 (11.90%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.14%) MQSeries
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.76%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 4 (9.52%) MS Office
2 3 (7.14%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) LAN
1 6 (14.29%) WAN
2 3 (7.14%) LTE
2 3 (7.14%) 3G
2 3 (7.14%) 2G
3 2 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (4.76%) Firewall
3 2 (4.76%) PBX
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.38%) HTTP
4 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.38%) SMS
4 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.76%) MySQL
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) NUnit
1 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
2 1 (2.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (2.38%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (47.62%) Finance
2 14 (33.33%) Banking
3 5 (11.90%) Retail
4 3 (7.14%) German Language
5 2 (4.76%) Marketing
5 2 (4.76%) Danish Language
5 2 (4.76%) French Language
6 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.38%) Publishing
6 1 (2.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Developer
2 5 (11.90%) Project Manager
2 5 (11.90%) Support Engineer
2 5 (11.90%) Analyst
2 5 (11.90%) Junior
2 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
2 5 (11.90%) .NET Developer
3 4 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Junior Technical Author
4 3 (7.14%) IT Support
4 3 (7.14%) Author
4 3 (7.14%) Technical Author
4 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Telecoms Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Applications Support
5 2 (4.76%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) .NET
2 7 (16.67%) CSS
2 7 (16.67%) HTML
3 6 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 4 (9.52%) Web Services
4 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
5 3 (7.14%) XML
5 3 (7.14%) Middleware
6 2 (4.76%) JMS
6 2 (4.76%) J2EE
6 2 (4.76%) CSS3
7 1 (2.38%) WCF
7 1 (2.38%) jQuery
7 1 (2.38%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.76%) User Experience
3 2 (4.76%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) DTV
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) UNIX
3 3 (7.14%) Linux
4 2 (4.76%) HPUX
4 2 (4.76%) Solaris
4 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.38%) CentOS
5 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.38%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.81%) Project Management
3 8 (19.05%) Change Management
3 8 (19.05%) ITIL
4 7 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 6 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 5 (11.90%) Waterfall
6 5 (11.90%) Business Transformation
6 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
6 5 (11.90%) Benchmarking
6 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
7 4 (9.52%) OOP
7 4 (9.52%) OO
8 3 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (7.14%) Web Development
8 3 (7.14%) Use Case
8 3 (7.14%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) Java
2 8 (19.05%) C#
2 8 (19.05%) SQL
3 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.14%) PHP
4 3 (7.14%) C
4 3 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (2.38%) Python
5 1 (2.38%) Perl
5 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) VCP4
2 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.76%) CCNP
3 2 (4.76%) CCNA
3 2 (4.76%) ISEB
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.38%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) QA
3 1 (2.38%) WCAG
3 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.38%) GPG13
3 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Squid
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle
2 5 (11.90%) Mitel
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.14%) Cisco
4 3 (7.14%) Avaya
4 3 (7.14%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.76%) Toshiba
5 2 (4.76%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.76%) SAP
6 1 (2.38%) Panasonic
6 1 (2.38%) Aastra
6 1 (2.38%) Websense
6 1 (2.38%) Siemens
6 1 (2.38%) NEC
6 1 (2.38%) Blue Coat
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