Period
to 22 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 73 70
Rank change year-on-year -11 -3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 12 26 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.16% 2.30% 3.14%
As % of the General category 4.18% 5.79% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 43
Bedfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% -5.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £22,600 £21,000 £29,700
90th Percentile £67,250 £55,000 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% +6.25%

Telecoms is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 287 449 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 27.65% 39.73% 36.45%
Number of salaries quoted 218 324 514
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £49,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £34,174 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £83,375
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Bedfordshire

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in Bedfordshire

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Bedfordshire

Telecoms
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -5 8 £43,750 +41.13%
Dunstable -11 1 £20,000 -63.64% 2
Telecoms
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) DHCP
2 5 (41.67%) DNS
2 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 4 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (33.33%) VPN
3 4 (33.33%) CCTV
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) CRM
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Firewall
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (16.67%) CCNA
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (16.67%) Presales
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Office 365
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
6 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DHCP
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) Broadband
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
4 1 (8.33%) IPsec
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) NAS
4 1 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) IT Technician
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
2 3 (25.00%) Support Technician
3 2 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Presales Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) CCTV
1 4 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 4 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (25.00%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) Presales
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (8.33%) Decision-Making
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Email Filtering
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCNA
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) JNCIA
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) F5
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (8.33%) Sophos
3 1 (8.33%) Veeam