The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank - - 5
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 0 0 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable - - 26.67%
As % of the General category - - 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 20
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Telecoms
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dunstable region.

General Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
27 25 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 49.09% 67.57% 82.67%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 51
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £49,050
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Dunstable region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Dunstable region.

Telecoms Salary Trend in Dunstable

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) BASE24
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Operator
1 1 (25.00%) Head of IT
1 1 (25.00%) Trainee
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint