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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 52 64 41
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -23
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 39 38 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.06% 3.30% 5.38%
As % of the General category 12.66% 13.06% 16.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34 37 53
Average salary £39,250 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £77,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +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
308 291 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 32.05% 25.28% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 257 253 264
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,400 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Dunstable -5 7 £52,500 -
Luton -6 7 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Bedford - 2 £46,750 -
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 29 (42.65%) 3G
2 28 (41.18%) 2G
2 28 (41.18%) Computer Science
3 23 (33.82%) LTE
4 22 (32.35%) HNC
5 16 (23.53%) Finance
6 13 (19.12%) XML
7 12 (17.65%) Citrix
8 11 (16.18%) Cisco
8 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
8 11 (16.18%) VMware
8 11 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (16.18%) Banking
9 10 (14.71%) Degree
10 9 (13.24%) UNIX
10 9 (13.24%) Windows
11 8 (11.76%) Oracle
11 8 (11.76%) Firewall
12 7 (10.29%) TOGAF
12 7 (10.29%) Content Management
13 6 (8.82%) Wiki
13 6 (8.82%) Data Security
13 6 (8.82%) FrameMaker
13 6 (8.82%) Workflow
13 6 (8.82%) XMetaL
13 6 (8.82%) E-Learning
13 6 (8.82%) MS Visio
13 6 (8.82%) XMLSpy
14 5 (7.35%) JavaScript

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (4.41%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (2.94%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.94%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Visio
1 6 (8.82%) FrameMaker
1 6 (8.82%) XMetaL
2 3 (4.41%) MS Office
3 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.47%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.47%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.47%) SAP PP
2 1 (1.47%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) SaaS
2 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (42.65%) 3G
2 28 (41.18%) 2G
3 23 (33.82%) LTE
4 8 (11.76%) Firewall
5 4 (5.88%) LAN
5 4 (5.88%) DHCP
5 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.88%) DNS
6 3 (4.41%) SAN
6 3 (4.41%) WAN
6 3 (4.41%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.94%) OpenScape
8 1 (1.47%) ATM
8 1 (1.47%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.47%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) XMLSpy
2 2 (2.94%) NUnit
2 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.47%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (23.53%) Finance
2 11 (16.18%) Banking
3 4 (5.88%) Legal
4 3 (4.41%) Retail
5 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.94%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.47%) Law
6 1 (1.47%) Back Office
6 1 (1.47%) Electronics
6 1 (1.47%) Publishing
6 1 (1.47%) Military
6 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (41.18%) Author
1 28 (41.18%) Technical Author
2 7 (10.29%) Developer
2 7 (10.29%) Architect
3 6 (8.82%) Technical Writer
4 5 (7.35%) Technical Architect
5 4 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (2.94%) UI Programmer
7 2 (2.94%) Coordinator
7 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (2.94%) Voice Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) UI Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Administrator
7 2 (2.94%) Customer Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) Senior Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Network Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) Customer Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.12%) XML
2 5 (7.35%) HTML
2 5 (7.35%) CSS
3 4 (5.88%) jQuery
4 2 (2.94%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.94%) .NET
4 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.94%) EDI
4 2 (2.94%) BAPI
4 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.94%) JSON
5 1 (1.47%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (1.47%) SAP Smart Forms
5 1 (1.47%) DOM
5 1 (1.47%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (1.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.47%) HTML5
5 1 (1.47%) CSS3
5 1 (1.47%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.82%) Wiki
2 6 (8.82%) E-Learning
3 2 (2.94%) User Experience
3 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.47%) Physics
4 1 (1.47%) Statistics
4 1 (1.47%) W3C
4 1 (1.47%) DTV
4 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.24%) UNIX
1 9 (13.24%) Windows
2 5 (7.35%) Linux
3 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.41%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.47%) AIX
4 1 (1.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (10.29%) TOGAF
2 7 (10.29%) Content Management
3 6 (8.82%) Workflow
3 6 (8.82%) Data Security
4 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce
4 3 (4.41%) Supplier Management
4 3 (4.41%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (2.94%) Software Delivery
5 2 (2.94%) SDLC
5 2 (2.94%) ERP
5 2 (2.94%) Scrum
5 2 (2.94%) Unit Testing
5 2 (2.94%) Business Development
5 2 (2.94%) Analytics
6 1 (1.47%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (1.47%) DevOps
6 1 (1.47%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.47%) Software Licensing
6 1 (1.47%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.88%) Perl
2 4 (5.88%) SQL
2 4 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.41%) Java
4 2 (2.94%) ABAP
4 2 (2.94%) C#
5 1 (1.47%) C
5 1 (1.47%) PHP
5 1 (1.47%) Python
5 1 (1.47%) SAPscript
5 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (32.35%) HNC
2 10 (14.71%) Degree
3 4 (5.88%) MCP
3 4 (5.88%) CCA
3 4 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (5.88%) MCSE
3 4 (5.88%) MCSA
3 4 (5.88%) CCNP
3 4 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.94%) CCNA
4 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) LPIC
5 1 (1.47%) CISSP
5 1 (1.47%) CISA
5 1 (1.47%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.47%) WCAG
2 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 4 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.88%) Terminal Server
3 3 (4.41%) ISA Server
3 3 (4.41%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 12 (17.65%) Citrix
2 11 (16.18%) Cisco
2 11 (16.18%) VMware
2 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.76%) Oracle
4 4 (5.88%) Mitel
5 3 (4.41%) Websense
5 3 (4.41%) Avaya
5 3 (4.41%) Juniper
6 2 (2.94%) Siemens
6 2 (2.94%) SAP
7 1 (1.47%) IBM
7 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.47%) Toshiba
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Healthcare and Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago