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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 38 27 49
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +22
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 20 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 5.17% 6.69% 3.15%
As % of the General category 17.24% 20.87% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 13
Average salary £57,500 £32,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.92% -24.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £31,331 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £37,500 £65,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
116 115 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 29.97% 32.03% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 72 88 86
Average salary £54,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+67.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,450 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Luton region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Luton

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 37 (75.51%) Finance
2 21 (42.86%) Project Management
3 14 (28.57%) .NET
3 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 13 (26.53%) C#
5 12 (24.49%) PRINCE2
5 12 (24.49%) Microsoft
6 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET
6 11 (22.45%) Programme Management
6 11 (22.45%) Change Management
6 11 (22.45%) Banking
6 11 (22.45%) Business Transformation
7 10 (20.41%) Web Services
7 10 (20.41%) IIS
8 9 (18.37%) SharePoint
8 9 (18.37%) SharePoint Server
9 8 (16.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (16.33%) Project Planning
9 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
9 8 (16.33%) MS Office
10 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
11 6 (12.24%) LTE
11 6 (12.24%) TOGAF
11 6 (12.24%) 4G
11 6 (12.24%) Radio Access Network
11 6 (12.24%) Network Architecture
11 6 (12.24%) Degree
11 6 (12.24%) SS7

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 10 (20.41%) IIS
2 9 (18.37%) SharePoint
2 9 (18.37%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (6.12%) MQSeries
3 3 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
1 8 (16.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) FrameMaker
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) LTE
1 6 (12.24%) 4G
1 6 (12.24%) Radio Access Network
1 6 (12.24%) SS7
1 6 (12.24%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (12.24%) Wireless
1 6 (12.24%) Ethernet
1 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
1 6 (12.24%) SMS
1 6 (12.24%) 3GPP
1 6 (12.24%) VoIP
2 5 (10.20%) UMTS
2 5 (10.20%) GSM
2 5 (10.20%) Network Security
3 1 (2.04%) 3G
3 1 (2.04%) 2G
3 1 (2.04%) Firewall
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (75.51%) Finance
2 11 (22.45%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Developer
2 13 (26.53%) Project Manager
3 8 (16.33%) SharePoint Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Wireless Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Operations Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Network Operations Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Lead Network Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Architect
6 4 (8.16%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.08%) BizTalk Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Service Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Capacity Planning Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Service Design Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.57%) .NET
2 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET
3 10 (20.41%) Web Services
4 4 (8.16%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.12%) XML
5 3 (6.12%) Middleware
5 3 (6.12%) WCF
6 2 (4.08%) XSD
6 2 (4.08%) XSLT
7 1 (2.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) Project Management
2 12 (24.49%) PRINCE2
3 11 (22.45%) Programme Management
3 11 (22.45%) Change Management
3 11 (22.45%) Business Transformation
4 8 (16.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 8 (16.33%) Project Planning
5 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (12.24%) TOGAF
6 6 (12.24%) Network Architecture
7 5 (10.20%) Service Management
7 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
7 5 (10.20%) Performance Management
8 4 (8.16%) Business Development
8 4 (8.16%) DoDAF
8 4 (8.16%) MODAF
8 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (8.16%) Zachman Framework
8 4 (8.16%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.53%) C#
2 5 (10.20%) Java
3 3 (6.12%) C
3 3 (6.12%) SQL
3 3 (6.12%) C++
4 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.08%) CCNP
3 1 (2.04%) CCNA
3 1 (2.04%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.04%) GPG13
1 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Squid
Vendors
1 12 (24.49%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle
2 3 (6.12%) TIBCO
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco
4 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.04%) Websense
4 1 (2.04%) Blue Coat
Luton, Bedfordshire
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago