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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 63 62 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -25
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 29 50 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.65% 4.30% 5.77%
As % of the General category 8.68% 14.75% 19.31%
Number of salaries quoted 27 50 60
Average salary £31,500 £47,250 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £31,000 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £83,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
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
334 339 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 30.56% 29.12% 29.86%
Number of salaries quoted 279 303 268
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 10 £32,500 -40.90%
Bedford - 2 £29,750 - 1
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 15 (34.09%) 3G
1 15 (34.09%) Computer Science
2 14 (31.82%) 2G
3 12 (27.27%) Finance
3 12 (27.27%) Degree
4 11 (25.00%) LTE
4 11 (25.00%) HNC
5 9 (20.45%) Windows
6 8 (18.18%) Banking
6 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (15.91%) Change Management
8 6 (13.64%) Project Management
8 6 (13.64%) Programme Management
8 6 (13.64%) LAN
9 5 (11.36%) WAN
9 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
9 5 (11.36%) HTML
9 5 (11.36%) Java
9 5 (11.36%) MS Office
9 5 (11.36%) CSS
9 5 (11.36%) Workflow
9 5 (11.36%) Project Planning
10 4 (9.09%) Wiki
10 4 (9.09%) Business Transformation
10 4 (9.09%) FrameMaker
10 4 (9.09%) E-Learning
10 4 (9.09%) XMetaL
10 4 (9.09%) Content Management
10 4 (9.09%) SQL
10 4 (9.09%) UNIX

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
1 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Office
2 4 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 4 (9.09%) FrameMaker
2 4 (9.09%) XMetaL
3 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.09%) 3G
2 14 (31.82%) 2G
3 11 (25.00%) LTE
4 6 (13.64%) LAN
5 5 (11.36%) WAN
6 3 (6.82%) Firewall
7 2 (4.55%) DHCP
7 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.55%) DNS
7 2 (4.55%) SAN
7 2 (4.55%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.27%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.27%) Internet
8 1 (2.27%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) MySQL
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) XMLSpy
2 2 (4.55%) NUnit
2 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.27%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Banking
3 3 (6.82%) Legal
3 3 (6.82%) German Language
4 2 (4.55%) Retail
4 2 (4.55%) Marketing
4 2 (4.55%) Danish Language
4 2 (4.55%) French Language
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.27%) Publishing
5 1 (2.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Author
1 14 (31.82%) Technical Author
2 6 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Developer
3 5 (11.36%) Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.09%) Technical Writer
5 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) IT Support
6 2 (4.55%) Junior Support Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Junior IT Support
6 2 (4.55%) Junior IT Support Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Coordinator
6 2 (4.55%) Customer Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.55%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) HTML
1 5 (11.36%) CSS
2 4 (9.09%) XML
3 3 (6.82%) .NET
3 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.55%) CSS3
4 2 (4.55%) J2EE
4 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.55%) JMS
4 2 (4.55%) Web Services
5 1 (2.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.09%) Wiki
2 4 (9.09%) E-Learning
3 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) User Experience
4 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.27%) Physics
5 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.27%) Statistics
5 1 (2.27%) DTV
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Linux
2 4 (9.09%) UNIX
3 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.55%) HPUX
4 2 (4.55%) Solaris
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.27%) CentOS
5 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.27%) AIX
5 1 (2.27%) Windows NT
5 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.91%) Change Management
3 6 (13.64%) Project Management
3 6 (13.64%) Programme Management
4 5 (11.36%) Project Planning
4 5 (11.36%) Workflow
4 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
5 4 (9.09%) Content Management
5 4 (9.09%) Business Transformation
6 3 (6.82%) Use Case
6 3 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (6.82%) ITIL
7 2 (4.55%) Benchmarking
7 2 (4.55%) MVC
7 2 (4.55%) UML
7 2 (4.55%) DSDM
7 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.55%) Web Development
7 2 (4.55%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) Java
2 4 (9.09%) SQL
3 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.55%) PHP
3 2 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (2.27%) C
4 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Degree
2 11 (25.00%) HNC
3 2 (4.55%) MCSE
3 2 (4.55%) MCSA
3 2 (4.55%) CCNP
3 2 (4.55%) ISEB
3 2 (4.55%) CCA
3 2 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.55%) MCP
4 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
2 2 (4.55%) QA
3 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.27%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) Terminal Server
2 2 (4.55%) ISA Server
2 2 (4.55%) VMware ESX
2 2 (4.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) Cisco
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
1 3 (6.82%) Citrix
2 2 (4.55%) Juniper
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle
2 2 (4.55%) SAP
2 2 (4.55%) Websense
2 2 (4.55%) VMware
2 2 (4.55%) Mitel
3 1 (2.27%) IBM
3 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
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