Period
to 25 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
South West > Dorset
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 68 93
Rank change year-on-year -9 +25 -8
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 27 39 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.41% 3.62% 2.31%
As % of the General category 7.78% 10.13% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 25 39 28
Dorset median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - +18.52%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,000 £21,100
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,800 £47,500
South West median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +5.88%

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 Dorset with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 347 385 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 30.93% 35.78% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 280 334 333
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £22,000 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £85,000 £50,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -3.41% +6.02% +3.75%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Dorset

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in Dorset

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Dorset over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Dorset

Telecoms
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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
Dorchester +5 8 £60,000 +71.43% 2
Blandford Forum - 3 £42,500 -
Poole -15 2 £38,750 -8.82%
Wimborne - 1 - -
Telecoms
South West

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 11 (40.74%) VoIP
3 10 (37.04%) C
3 10 (37.04%) Java
3 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
4 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 8 (29.63%) ISDN
5 8 (29.63%) RTCP
5 8 (29.63%) RTP
6 6 (22.22%) Wireless
6 6 (22.22%) Programme Management
7 5 (18.52%) Internet
7 5 (18.52%) Python
8 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
8 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (14.81%) Marketing
8 4 (14.81%) SDLC
9 3 (11.11%) Front End Development
9 3 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
9 3 (11.11%) HTML5
9 3 (11.11%) RESTful
9 3 (11.11%) Node.js
9 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
9 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
9 3 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (11.11%) Grunt
9 3 (11.11%) Business Development
9 3 (11.11%) Degree
9 3 (11.11%) JIRA

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) VoIP
2 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 8 (29.63%) ISDN
3 8 (29.63%) RTCP
3 8 (29.63%) RTP
4 6 (22.22%) Wireless
5 5 (18.52%) Internet
6 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (7.41%) ISUP
7 2 (7.41%) MVNO
7 2 (7.41%) SCCP
7 2 (7.41%) SMS
7 2 (7.41%) SS7
8 1 (3.70%) 3G
8 1 (3.70%) 4G
8 1 (3.70%) CTI
8 1 (3.70%) DECT
8 1 (3.70%) LAN
8 1 (3.70%) PBX
8 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (3.70%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.11%) Grunt
1 3 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 4 (14.81%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Electronics
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
1 9 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Telecoms Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Angular Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (11.11%) Graduate
4 3 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Graduate Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Sales Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Architect
6 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Junior
6 1 (3.70%) Network Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
1 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 3 (11.11%) CSS
1 3 (11.11%) Django
1 3 (11.11%) HTML
1 3 (11.11%) HTML5
1 3 (11.11%) Node.js
1 3 (11.11%) RESTful
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.70%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
2 6 (22.22%) Programme Management
3 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.81%) SDLC
4 3 (11.11%) Business Development
4 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 3 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (11.11%) OOP
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
4 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (7.41%) Change Management
5 2 (7.41%) CRM
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.70%) CAD
6 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.70%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) C
2 10 (37.04%) Java
3 5 (18.52%) Python
4 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.41%) C#
6 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (3.70%) Avaya
2 1 (3.70%) Capita
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco
2 1 (3.70%) Juniper
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) MikroTik
2 1 (3.70%) Mitel
2 1 (3.70%) NEC
2 1 (3.70%) Panasonic
2 1 (3.70%) Polycom
2 1 (3.70%) Siemens
2 1 (3.70%) Toshiba
2 1 (3.70%) Ubiquiti