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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 69 80 81
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 18 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.94% 1.31% 1.63%
As % of the General category 7.06% 5.06% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 16
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £29,200 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £55,500 £47,000
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
255 257 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 27.42% 25.80% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 219 215 284
Average salary £47,500 £40,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.01% -5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,000 £62,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +21 14 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 27 (48.21%) Degree
2 24 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 19 (33.93%) LTE
4 18 (32.14%) XML
4 18 (32.14%) 3G
4 18 (32.14%) 2G
4 18 (32.14%) Finance
5 17 (30.36%) XMetaL
6 13 (23.21%) Project Management
7 8 (14.29%) C#
7 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 8 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 8 (14.29%) Change Management
7 8 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (12.50%) .NET
8 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 7 (12.50%) Programme Management
8 7 (12.50%) Banking
8 7 (12.50%) Business Transformation
9 6 (10.71%) Java
9 6 (10.71%) SQL
9 6 (10.71%) Oracle
9 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
9 6 (10.71%) LAN
9 6 (10.71%) SMS
9 6 (10.71%) 3GPP
9 6 (10.71%) VoIP
9 6 (10.71%) WAN
9 6 (10.71%) Ethernet

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (7.14%) IIS
1 4 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 4 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (5.36%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.36%) MQSeries
3 2 (3.57%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (30.36%) XMetaL
2 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
3 5 (8.93%) FrameMaker
4 4 (7.14%) MS Visio
4 4 (7.14%) MS Office
5 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.93%) LTE
2 18 (32.14%) 3G
2 18 (32.14%) 2G
3 8 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (10.71%) Wireless
4 6 (10.71%) SS7
4 6 (10.71%) TCP/IP
4 6 (10.71%) LAN
4 6 (10.71%) SMS
4 6 (10.71%) 3GPP
4 6 (10.71%) VoIP
4 6 (10.71%) WAN
4 6 (10.71%) Ethernet
4 6 (10.71%) 4G
4 6 (10.71%) Radio Access Network
5 5 (8.93%) UMTS
5 5 (8.93%) GSM
5 5 (8.93%) Network Security
6 2 (3.57%) Firewall
6 2 (3.57%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) XMLSpy
2 1 (1.79%) JIRA
2 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (32.14%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Banking
3 4 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) Author
1 18 (32.14%) Technical Author
2 13 (23.21%) Junior
2 13 (23.21%) Junior Technical Author
3 8 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 7 (12.50%) Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Wireless Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Operations Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Network Operations Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Lead Network Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Telecoms Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (5.36%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Software Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Avaya Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.14%) XML
2 7 (12.50%) .NET
3 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.14%) HTML
3 4 (7.14%) Web Services
4 3 (5.36%) CSS
4 3 (5.36%) Middleware
4 3 (5.36%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.57%) Ajax
6 1 (1.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.14%) E-Learning
4 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.57%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) UNIX
3 1 (1.79%) Linux
3 1 (1.79%) Windows NT
3 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) Project Management
2 8 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 8 (14.29%) Change Management
2 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 7 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 6 (10.71%) Network Architecture
5 5 (8.93%) Performance Management
5 5 (8.93%) Content Management
5 5 (8.93%) ITIL
6 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 4 (7.14%) Workflow
6 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (7.14%) Project Planning
6 4 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (7.14%) Waterfall
7 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.36%) Risk Management
7 3 (5.36%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.29%) C#
2 6 (10.71%) SQL
2 6 (10.71%) Java
3 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.36%) C++
3 3 (5.36%) C
4 2 (3.57%) Python
4 2 (3.57%) Perl
4 2 (3.57%) PHP
5 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (48.21%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.57%) HNC
3 2 (3.57%) CCNP
3 2 (3.57%) CCNA
4 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.79%) GPG13
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Squid
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle
3 5 (8.93%) Mitel
4 3 (5.36%) Avaya
4 3 (5.36%) Cisco
4 3 (5.36%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.57%) Toshiba
6 1 (1.79%) NEC
6 1 (1.79%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.79%) Panasonic
6 1 (1.79%) Aastra
6 1 (1.79%) Websense
6 1 (1.79%) Siemens
6 1 (1.79%) SAP
Luton, Bedfordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £36,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago