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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 61 72 54
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 28 44 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.48% 3.40% 4.21%
As % of the General category 8.24% 13.46% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 26 44 44
Average salary £32,500 £43,038 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.48% -28.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £32,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
340 327 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 30.17% 25.25% 28.31%
Number of salaries quoted 277 295 260
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 April 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 24 April 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 -14 14 £45,000 -
Bedford - 2 £29,750 -
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (35.71%) Finance
2 11 (26.19%) Banking
2 11 (26.19%) Degree
3 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (21.43%) 3G
4 8 (19.05%) Windows
4 8 (19.05%) 2G
4 8 (19.05%) Change Management
5 7 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 7 (16.67%) HNC
5 7 (16.67%) Project Management
5 7 (16.67%) LAN
5 7 (16.67%) LTE
6 6 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 6 (14.29%) WAN
6 6 (14.29%) SLA
6 6 (14.29%) ITIL
6 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 6 (14.29%) CSS
6 6 (14.29%) HTML
6 6 (14.29%) Java
7 5 (11.90%) UNIX
7 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
7 5 (11.90%) Mitel
7 5 (11.90%) Business Transformation
8 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 4 (9.52%) Linux
8 4 (9.52%) MS Office
8 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (7.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Office
2 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.76%) FrameMaker
3 2 (4.76%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) 3G
2 8 (19.05%) 2G
3 7 (16.67%) LTE
3 7 (16.67%) LAN
4 6 (14.29%) WAN
5 2 (4.76%) PBX
5 2 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.38%) SMS
6 1 (2.38%) Internet
6 1 (2.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.76%) XMLSpy
1 2 (4.76%) NUnit
1 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (2.38%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
2 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (35.71%) Finance
2 11 (26.19%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) German Language
4 2 (4.76%) Retail
4 2 (4.76%) Marketing
4 2 (4.76%) Danish Language
4 2 (4.76%) French Language
5 1 (2.38%) Legal
5 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.38%) Publishing
5 1 (2.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (19.05%) Author
1 8 (19.05%) Technical Author
2 7 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Project Manager
3 5 (11.90%) Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Telecoms Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) IT Support
5 2 (4.76%) Junior IT Support
5 2 (4.76%) Avaya Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Junior Support Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Technical Writer
5 2 (4.76%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Junior IT Support Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
5 2 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) HTML
1 6 (14.29%) CSS
2 3 (7.14%) .NET
2 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.76%) CSS3
3 2 (4.76%) J2EE
3 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.76%) Web Services
3 2 (4.76%) XML
3 2 (4.76%) JMS
4 1 (2.38%) WCF
4 1 (2.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) User Experience
3 2 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.76%) Wiki
3 2 (4.76%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.76%) E-Learning
4 1 (2.38%) Statistics
4 1 (2.38%) DTV
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) UNIX
3 4 (9.52%) Linux
4 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.76%) HPUX
5 2 (4.76%) Solaris
6 1 (2.38%) AIX
6 1 (2.38%) Windows NT
6 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.38%) CentOS
6 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (19.05%) Change Management
3 7 (16.67%) Project Management
3 7 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 6 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 6 (14.29%) ITIL
4 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
5 5 (11.90%) Business Transformation
6 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.14%) MVC
7 3 (7.14%) Web Development
7 3 (7.14%) Use Case
7 3 (7.14%) Benchmarking
7 3 (7.14%) Workflow
7 3 (7.14%) Line Management
7 3 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (4.76%) Coaching
8 2 (4.76%) Matrix Management
8 2 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) Java
2 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.14%) C#
2 3 (7.14%) SQL
3 2 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (2.38%) C
4 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Degree
2 7 (16.67%) HNC
3 2 (4.76%) ISEB
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.38%) LPIC
4 1 (2.38%) CCNP
4 1 (2.38%) CCNA
4 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) QA
3 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.38%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Mitel
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) Avaya
4 2 (4.76%) SAP
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco
4 2 (4.76%) Toshiba
5 1 (2.38%) NEC
5 1 (2.38%) Citrix
5 1 (2.38%) Panasonic
5 1 (2.38%) Aastra
5 1 (2.38%) IBM
5 1 (2.38%) Siemens
5 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
Bedfordshire
Edissero Ltd
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