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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 62 39 55
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 38 55 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.30% 5.75% 4.62%
As % of the General category 12.42% 17.35% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 38 54 45
Average salary £35,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
306 317 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 26.59% 33.16% 29.06%
Number of salaries quoted 251 266 247
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £24,925
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -9 17 £57,500 +76.92% 2
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 45 (44.12%) Computer Science
2 44 (43.14%) Finance
3 41 (40.20%) XML
4 38 (37.25%) 3G
4 38 (37.25%) 2G
4 38 (37.25%) Degree
5 37 (36.27%) XMetaL
6 30 (29.41%) LTE
7 20 (19.61%) Project Management
8 19 (18.63%) Workflow
9 18 (17.65%) Change Management
10 17 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 15 (14.71%) .NET
12 14 (13.73%) SQL Server
12 14 (13.73%) C#
12 14 (13.73%) FrameMaker
12 14 (13.73%) Content Management
13 13 (12.75%) E-Learning
13 13 (12.75%) Banking
13 13 (12.75%) ASP.NET
13 13 (12.75%) HNC
13 13 (12.75%) PRINCE2
13 13 (12.75%) XMLSpy
13 13 (12.75%) MS Visio
14 12 (11.76%) Web Services
14 12 (11.76%) IIS
15 11 (10.78%) SharePoint
15 11 (10.78%) Programme Management
15 11 (10.78%) SharePoint Server
15 11 (10.78%) Business Transformation

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 12 (11.76%) IIS
2 11 (10.78%) SharePoint
2 11 (10.78%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.98%) Node.js
4 1 (0.98%) Apache
4 1 (0.98%) MQSeries
Applications
1 37 (36.27%) XMetaL
2 14 (13.73%) FrameMaker
3 13 (12.75%) MS Visio
4 9 (8.82%) MS Excel
4 9 (8.82%) MS Office
5 1 (0.98%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 38 (37.25%) 3G
1 38 (37.25%) 2G
2 30 (29.41%) LTE
3 8 (7.84%) VoIP
4 7 (6.86%) Wireless
4 7 (6.86%) TCP/IP
5 6 (5.88%) Ethernet
5 6 (5.88%) SMS
5 6 (5.88%) 3GPP
5 6 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (5.88%) SS7
5 6 (5.88%) Network Security
5 6 (5.88%) Radio Access Network
5 6 (5.88%) 4G
6 5 (4.90%) UMTS
6 5 (4.90%) GSM
7 4 (3.92%) Firewall
8 3 (2.94%) LAN
8 3 (2.94%) WAN
9 2 (1.96%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.98%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (12.75%) XMLSpy
2 4 (3.92%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.98%) Selenium
General
1 44 (43.14%) Finance
2 13 (12.75%) Banking
3 3 (2.94%) Retail
4 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 38 (37.25%) Author
1 38 (37.25%) Technical Author
2 16 (15.69%) Developer
3 14 (13.73%) Junior
3 14 (13.73%) Project Manager
3 14 (13.73%) Junior Technical Author
4 10 (9.80%) SharePoint Developer
5 8 (7.84%) Network Engineer
6 6 (5.88%) Wireless Engineer
6 6 (5.88%) Network Operations Engineer
6 6 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) Senior Architect
7 5 (4.90%) Architect
7 5 (4.90%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.90%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.92%) Lead Network Engineer
9 3 (2.94%) IT Support
9 3 (2.94%) BizTalk Developer
9 3 (2.94%) Delivery Manager
10 2 (1.96%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (40.20%) XML
2 15 (14.71%) .NET
3 13 (12.75%) ASP.NET
4 12 (11.76%) Web Services
5 4 (3.92%) WCF
6 3 (2.94%) XSD
6 3 (2.94%) XSLT
7 2 (1.96%) HTML
7 2 (1.96%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.98%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.98%) jQuery
8 1 (0.98%) Ajax
8 1 (0.98%) CSS
8 1 (0.98%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 45 (44.12%) Computer Science
2 13 (12.75%) E-Learning
3 5 (4.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.96%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.98%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.88%) Windows
2 3 (2.94%) Linux
3 2 (1.96%) Windows NT
3 2 (1.96%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.96%) CentOS
4 1 (0.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.61%) Project Management
2 19 (18.63%) Workflow
3 18 (17.65%) Change Management
4 14 (13.73%) Content Management
5 13 (12.75%) PRINCE2
6 11 (10.78%) Programme Management
6 11 (10.78%) Business Transformation
7 9 (8.82%) Requirements Analysis
7 9 (8.82%) Business Development
8 8 (7.84%) Project Planning
9 7 (6.86%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (5.88%) TOGAF
10 6 (5.88%) Service Delivery
10 6 (5.88%) Network Architecture
11 5 (4.90%) Line Management
11 5 (4.90%) Performance Management
11 5 (4.90%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (4.90%) Service Management
11 5 (4.90%) ITIL
11 5 (4.90%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.73%) C#
2 4 (3.92%) SQL
2 4 (3.92%) Java
3 3 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.96%) Perl
4 2 (1.96%) PHP
5 1 (0.98%) C
5 1 (0.98%) C++
5 1 (0.98%) VB
5 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.98%) VBA
5 1 (0.98%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (37.25%) Degree
2 13 (12.75%) HNC
3 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.98%) CCNP
5 1 (0.98%) CCNA
5 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.98%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.98%) GPG13
3 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.98%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) Squid
1 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.90%) Cisco
3 4 (3.92%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle
5 2 (1.96%) SAP
6 1 (0.98%) Websense
6 1 (0.98%) VMware
6 1 (0.98%) Blue Coat
6 1 (0.98%) HP
6 1 (0.98%) Avaya
6 1 (0.98%) Juniper
6 1 (0.98%) TIBCO
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