The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 30 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 8 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.59% 3.01% 3.25%
As % of the General category 8.08% 8.26% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 8
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,486 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.36% -
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 Luton region.

General Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
99 109 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 44.39% 36.45% 33.12%
Number of salaries quoted 84 90 92
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Luton

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Luton 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 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Cisco
2 10 (35.71%) Banking
3 9 (32.14%) Retail
4 6 (21.43%) CCNP
4 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (21.43%) Finance
5 5 (17.86%) Firewall
5 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
6 4 (14.29%) Linux
6 4 (14.29%) Perl
6 4 (14.29%) HTML
6 4 (14.29%) Oracle
6 4 (14.29%) CSS
6 4 (14.29%) DOM
6 4 (14.29%) Unix
6 4 (14.29%) Citrix
6 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 4 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (14.29%) W3C
6 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.29%) VMware
6 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 4 (14.29%) Content Management
6 4 (14.29%) Use Case
6 4 (14.29%) jQuery
6 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 4 (14.29%) SaaS

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Luton 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.

Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (7.14%) BGP
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (7.14%) EIGRP
3 2 (7.14%) Internet
3 2 (7.14%) LAN
3 2 (7.14%) Network Security
3 2 (7.14%) OSPF
3 2 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (3.57%) PBX
General
1 10 (35.71%) Banking
2 9 (32.14%) Retail
3 6 (21.43%) Finance
4 2 (7.14%) Publishing
5 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Developer
1 6 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Citrix Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Citrix Technical Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 4 (14.29%) UI Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Unix Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Digital Agile Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Digital Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce Manager
4 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Head of Engineering
4 3 (10.71%) Head of IT
4 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) CSS
1 4 (14.29%) CSS3
1 4 (14.29%) DOM
1 4 (14.29%) HTML
1 4 (14.29%) HTML5
1 4 (14.29%) jQuery
1 4 (14.29%) LESS
1 4 (14.29%) Semantic HTML
1 4 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
2 2 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (14.29%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
1 4 (14.29%) Unix
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
3 4 (14.29%) Content Management
3 4 (14.29%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
3 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 4 (14.29%) Use Case
4 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) DSDM
4 3 (10.71%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) UML
4 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
5 2 (7.14%) Data Security
5 2 (7.14%) Information Security
5 2 (7.14%) Network Architecture
5 2 (7.14%) Network Design
5 2 (7.14%) Presales
5 2 (7.14%) SDLC
5 2 (7.14%) Software Licensing
5 2 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.29%) Perl
2 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) Python
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) CCNP
1 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.71%) ISEB
3 1 (3.57%) CCIE
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Cisco
2 4 (14.29%) Citrix
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) F5
4 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.57%) Aastra
5 1 (3.57%) Avaya
5 1 (3.57%) Mitel
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