The first 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Dunstable region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 16 14 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 2 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 3.57% 4.92% 36.00%
As % of the General category 6.25% 10.00% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 9
Average salary £19,000 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-68.33% +41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
General Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
32 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 57.14% 49.18% 68.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 16
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Telecoms
Bedfordshire

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 28 July 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 3 (60.00%) VoIP
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Check Point Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) BASE24

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (20.00%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Operator
2 1 (20.00%) Head of IT
2 1 (20.00%) Trainee
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Juniper
1 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP