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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 23 44 51
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +7
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 14 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 6.45% 0.66% 1.46%
As % of the General category 17.28% 3.17% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 6
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £37,500 £57,250
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 Luton region.

General Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
81 63 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 37.33% 20.86% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 66 59 139
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,400 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £72,300
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 22 December 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Luton

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 18 (56.25%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) Project Management
3 9 (28.13%) Degree
4 8 (25.00%) C#
4 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (21.88%) .NET
5 7 (21.88%) PRINCE2
5 7 (21.88%) Programme Management
5 7 (21.88%) Change Management
5 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
5 7 (21.88%) Banking
5 7 (21.88%) Business Transformation
6 6 (18.75%) 4G
6 6 (18.75%) LTE
6 6 (18.75%) Network Architecture
6 6 (18.75%) Radio Access Network
6 6 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (18.75%) Wireless
6 6 (18.75%) SS7
6 6 (18.75%) VoIP
6 6 (18.75%) SMS
6 6 (18.75%) 3GPP
6 6 (18.75%) Ethernet
6 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
6 6 (18.75%) Oracle
6 6 (18.75%) SQL
6 6 (18.75%) Java
7 5 (15.63%) UMTS
7 5 (15.63%) GSM

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 4 (12.50%) IIS
1 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 4 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (9.38%) MQSeries
2 3 (9.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Office
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) FrameMaker
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) SMS
1 6 (18.75%) 3GPP
1 6 (18.75%) VoIP
1 6 (18.75%) Ethernet
1 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
1 6 (18.75%) SS7
1 6 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (18.75%) Wireless
1 6 (18.75%) LTE
1 6 (18.75%) 4G
1 6 (18.75%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (15.63%) Network Security
2 5 (15.63%) UMTS
2 5 (15.63%) GSM
3 2 (6.25%) LAN
3 2 (6.25%) WAN
4 1 (3.13%) 3G
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.13%) 2G
4 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (56.25%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Project Manager
1 7 (21.88%) Developer
1 7 (21.88%) Network Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Wireless Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Operations Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Network Operations Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Lead Network Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Head of Web Development
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Software Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Head of Development
6 1 (3.13%) Communications Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 4 (12.50%) Web Services
3 3 (9.38%) Middleware
3 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (3.13%) WCF
5 1 (3.13%) XML
5 1 (3.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
2 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) UNIX
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Project Management
2 7 (21.88%) Change Management
2 7 (21.88%) PRINCE2
2 7 (21.88%) Programme Management
2 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.88%) Business Transformation
3 6 (18.75%) Network Architecture
4 5 (15.63%) ITIL
4 5 (15.63%) Performance Management
5 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 4 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
6 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
6 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.38%) OOP
6 3 (9.38%) OO
6 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.38%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) C#
2 6 (18.75%) Java
2 6 (18.75%) SQL
3 3 (9.38%) C
3 3 (9.38%) C++
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) CCNP
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) HNC
3 1 (3.13%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.13%) GPG13
2 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Squid
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) TIBCO
4 2 (6.25%) Mitel
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.13%) Websense
Luton
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago