The first 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 31 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 Luton region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 41 25 36
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 20 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.31% 5.93% 5.57%
As % of the General category 12.50% 22.22% 21.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 12
Average salary £52,250 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.50% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £57,750 £72,200
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -8.04%
General Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
160 90 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 34.48% 26.71% 26.53%
Number of salaries quoted 129 70 81
Average salary £49,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £60,000 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Telecoms
Bedfordshire

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
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Luton region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Luton

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 33 (73.33%) Finance
2 16 (35.56%) Project Management
3 13 (28.89%) PRINCE2
4 12 (26.67%) Change Management
5 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
5 11 (24.44%) .NET
5 11 (24.44%) Web Services
5 11 (24.44%) Programme Management
5 11 (24.44%) Business Transformation
6 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 10 (22.22%) C#
7 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 9 (20.00%) Banking
8 8 (17.78%) Project Planning
8 8 (17.78%) IIS
9 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
9 7 (15.56%) SOA
9 7 (15.56%) Service Management
9 7 (15.56%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
10 6 (13.33%) TOGAF
10 6 (13.33%) Workflow
11 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
11 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
11 5 (11.11%) Windows
11 5 (11.11%) MS Office
11 5 (11.11%) Degree
11 5 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
12 4 (8.89%) WCF
12 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Architecture

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (17.78%) IIS
2 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
2 7 (15.56%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (8.89%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 5 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) FrameMaker
2 1 (2.22%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) LTE
2 2 (4.44%) 4G
2 2 (4.44%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (4.44%) Network Security
2 2 (4.44%) GSM
2 2 (4.44%) LAN
2 2 (4.44%) SMS
2 2 (4.44%) 3GPP
2 2 (4.44%) UMTS
2 2 (4.44%) VoIP
2 2 (4.44%) WAN
2 2 (4.44%) Ethernet
2 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.44%) SS7
2 2 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (4.44%) Wireless
3 1 (2.22%) 2G
3 1 (2.22%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (73.33%) Finance
2 9 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Project Manager
2 10 (22.22%) Developer
3 6 (13.33%) SharePoint Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Senior Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Service Manager
6 3 (6.67%) BizTalk Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Service Design Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Network Operations Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Planning Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Service Planning Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Capacity Planning Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Wireless Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) .NET
1 11 (24.44%) Web Services
2 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.89%) WCF
3 4 (8.89%) XML
4 3 (6.67%) XSD
4 3 (6.67%) XSLT
5 1 (2.22%) HTML
5 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Project Management
2 13 (28.89%) PRINCE2
3 12 (26.67%) Change Management
4 11 (24.44%) Programme Management
4 11 (24.44%) Business Transformation
5 8 (17.78%) Project Planning
6 7 (15.56%) SOA
6 7 (15.56%) Service Management
7 6 (13.33%) TOGAF
7 6 (13.33%) Workflow
8 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 5 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (8.89%) DoDAF
9 4 (8.89%) MODAF
9 4 (8.89%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (8.89%) Business Development
9 4 (8.89%) Zachman Framework
9 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) C#
2 3 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.22%) PHP
3 1 (2.22%) SQL
3 1 (2.22%) VB
3 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (4.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) HP
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle