Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
South West > Dorset
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 74 85 67
Rank change year-on-year +11 -18 -24
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 40 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 3.44% 2.13% 2.64%
As % of the General category 9.41% 6.53% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 37 25 26
Dorset median annual salary £39,500 £50,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.00% +28.21% -8.24%
10th Percentile £26,600 £27,400 £26,875
90th Percentile £60,280 £62,500 £56,875
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 425 444 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 36.57% 32.58% 32.73%
Number of salaries quoted 331 344 257
Dorset median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,750 £25,900
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £85,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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
Poole - 13 £30,000 - 6
Dorchester -12 10 £35,000 -41.67% 19
Bournemouth +5 7 £57,500 +27.78%
Telecoms
South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 14 (35.00%) Linux
1 14 (35.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (30.00%) C
3 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
3 11 (27.50%) VoIP
4 10 (25.00%) Python
4 10 (25.00%) PHP
4 10 (25.00%) HTML
4 10 (25.00%) MySQL
4 10 (25.00%) CSS
4 10 (25.00%) 3G
4 10 (25.00%) MVC
4 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 10 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
4 10 (25.00%) 4G
4 10 (25.00%) Node.js
4 10 (25.00%) Laravel
4 10 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (25.00%) PHP 7
5 9 (22.50%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (22.50%) Network Security
5 9 (22.50%) LAMP
5 9 (22.50%) OOP
5 9 (22.50%) Java
5 9 (22.50%) SQL
5 9 (22.50%) Apache
6 7 (17.50%) ITIL
6 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
7 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (15.00%) C++

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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (22.50%) Apache
2 3 (7.50%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) VoIP
2 10 (25.00%) 3G
2 10 (25.00%) 4G
3 9 (22.50%) Network Security
4 3 (7.50%) DHCP
4 3 (7.50%) DNS
4 3 (7.50%) Skype
5 2 (5.00%) IMAP
5 2 (5.00%) ISUP
5 2 (5.00%) PSTN
5 2 (5.00%) SCCP
5 2 (5.00%) SMS
5 2 (5.00%) SS7
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.50%) Firewall
6 1 (2.50%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.50%) Telnet
6 1 (2.50%) WAN
6 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) GIS
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.50%) GitLab
2 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Billing
3 1 (2.50%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Local Government
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 11 (27.50%) Developer
3 10 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 5 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 5 (12.50%) IT Operations Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Operations Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) IT Services Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Service Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Telecoms Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Graduate
6 2 (5.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) IT Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Java Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Python Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) CSS
1 10 (25.00%) HTML
1 10 (25.00%) Laravel
1 10 (25.00%) Node.js
1 10 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
1 10 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 9 (22.50%) LAMP
3 2 (5.00%) WAP
4 1 (2.50%) HTML5
4 1 (2.50%) jQuery
4 1 (2.50%) Socket.IO
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.50%) Driving Licence
3 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (25.00%) MVC
3 9 (22.50%) OOP
4 7 (17.50%) ITIL
4 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
5 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.50%) ITSM
6 5 (12.50%) Service Management
7 4 (10.00%) Project Management
8 3 (7.50%) Commercial Awareness
8 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.50%) CRM
8 3 (7.50%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (5.00%) Email Migration
9 2 (5.00%) Identity Access Management
9 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
9 2 (5.00%) Software Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Time Management
10 1 (2.50%) Matrix Management
10 1 (2.50%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) C
2 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
3 10 (25.00%) PHP
3 10 (25.00%) PHP 7
3 10 (25.00%) Python
4 9 (22.50%) Java
4 9 (22.50%) SQL
5 6 (15.00%) C++
6 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.50%) Kotlin
6 1 (2.50%) Perl
6 1 (2.50%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.50%) CCNP
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco
2 2 (5.00%) Equitrac
3 1 (2.50%) BT
3 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.50%) Fortinet
3 1 (2.50%) Meraki
3 1 (2.50%) Palo Alto
3 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.50%) Samsung
3 1 (2.50%) SAP