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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 61 67
Rank change year-on-year +10 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 17 27 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.92% 2.95% 2.81%
As % of the General category 7.83% 7.96% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 28
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +58.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £40,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44%  

Telecoms is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 217 339 332
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 37.22% 37.01% 30.07%
Number of salaries quoted 160 312 274
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +19.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Telecoms as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable -11 8 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Luton +9 7 £24,000 -40.00% 3
Telecoms
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 11 (39.29%) Finance
1 11 (39.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (35.71%) VMware
2 10 (35.71%) Data Security
2 10 (35.71%) Citrix
2 10 (35.71%) Unix
2 10 (35.71%) Cisco
2 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (35.71%) Oracle
3 9 (32.14%) Retail
3 9 (32.14%) Degree
4 8 (28.57%) Banking
4 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 7 (25.00%) Change Management
5 7 (25.00%) DSDM
5 7 (25.00%) ISEB
5 7 (25.00%) UML
5 7 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (25.00%) Use Case
5 7 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (25.00%) Prototyping
5 7 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
6 6 (21.43%) Task Automation
6 6 (21.43%) Windows
6 6 (21.43%) Firewall
7 5 (17.86%) Solaris
7 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
7 5 (17.86%) Project Management

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 2 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) NetWeaver
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) FTP
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) LAN
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Retail
3 8 (28.57%) Banking
4 5 (17.86%) Local Government
5 4 (14.29%) Marketing
6 2 (7.14%) Hindi Language
6 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
6 2 (7.14%) Polish Language
6 2 (7.14%) Urdu Language
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Architect
2 9 (32.14%) Technical Architect
3 7 (25.00%) Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Citrix Architect
4 5 (17.86%) Lead Business Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Unix Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Citrix Technical Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Account Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Business IT Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Client Account Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Client Relationship Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Customer Relationship Manager
6 3 (10.71%) IT Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) IT Business Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Relationships Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Business Development Executive
7 2 (7.14%) Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
1 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 2 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) BAPI
3 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.57%) IDoc
3 1 (3.57%) Java EE
3 1 (3.57%) SAP PI
3 1 (3.57%) SOAP
3 1 (3.57%) Spring
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) WSDL
3 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) Fintech
2 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Unix
2 6 (21.43%) Windows
3 5 (17.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (35.71%) Data Security
3 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 7 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
4 7 (25.00%) Change Management
4 7 (25.00%) DSDM
4 7 (25.00%) Prototyping
4 7 (25.00%) UML
4 7 (25.00%) Use Case
4 7 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (21.43%) Task Automation
6 5 (17.86%) Application Virtualisation
6 5 (17.86%) Facilities Management
6 5 (17.86%) Portfolio Management
6 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
6 5 (17.86%) Project Management
6 5 (17.86%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (14.29%) DevOps
8 3 (10.71%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
2 7 (25.00%) ISEB
3 4 (14.29%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) PMO
1 3 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Cisco
1 10 (35.71%) Citrix
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle
1 10 (35.71%) VMware
2 1 (3.57%) Avaya
2 1 (3.57%) Mitel
2 1 (3.57%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) Siemens
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: Yesterday
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dunstable
Affecto
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Luton
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago