Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
South West > Dorset
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 68 53
Rank change year-on-year -11 -15 +44
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 40 19 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.77% 2.13% 4.94%
As % of the General category 7.45% 6.67% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 39 14 52
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £25,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -37.50% -
10th Percentile £21,450 £21,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,200 £48,875 £76,125
South West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -0.58%

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 537 285 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 37.19% 32.02% 42.13%
Number of salaries quoted 454 247 370
Dorset median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.59% -1.25% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £53,000 £80,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 22 July 2018.

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 22 July 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
Dorchester +1 19 £35,000 -22.22% 14
Poole -13 8 £57,500 +48.39% 3
Sherborne - 4 £20,250 -
Telecoms
South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 21 (52.50%) Capita
2 17 (42.50%) VoIP
3 14 (35.00%) 3G
3 14 (35.00%) Software Engineering
3 14 (35.00%) Unit Testing
3 14 (35.00%) 4G
4 13 (32.50%) CRM
5 11 (27.50%) C
5 11 (27.50%) SQL
6 10 (25.00%) C++
7 9 (22.50%) Java
8 8 (20.00%) Python
9 7 (17.50%) Software Testing
10 5 (12.50%) Project Management
11 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
11 4 (10.00%) ERP
11 4 (10.00%) Programme Management
11 4 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (10.00%) Office 365
12 3 (7.50%) Degree
12 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
12 3 (7.50%) Portfolio Management
12 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
12 3 (7.50%) Self-Motivation
12 3 (7.50%) Linux
12 3 (7.50%) ITIL
12 3 (7.50%) IPv4
12 3 (7.50%) SLA
13 2 (5.00%) Cisco
13 2 (5.00%) LAN

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 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (42.50%) VoIP
2 14 (35.00%) 3G
2 14 (35.00%) 4G
3 4 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (7.50%) IPv4
5 2 (5.00%) ISUP
5 2 (5.00%) LAN
5 2 (5.00%) PABX
5 2 (5.00%) SCCP
5 2 (5.00%) SMS
5 2 (5.00%) SS7
6 1 (2.50%) GSM
6 1 (2.50%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.50%) LTE
6 1 (2.50%) SNMP
6 1 (2.50%) UMTS
6 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) Big Data
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) IT Manager
2 7 (17.50%) Senior Software Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Support Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Portfolio Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (7.50%) IT Operations Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Operations Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Portfolio Delivery Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Telecoms Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Field Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) IT Support
6 1 (2.50%) PABX Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
1 3 (7.50%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (5.00%) Acoustics
2 2 (5.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Software Engineering
1 14 (35.00%) Unit Testing
2 13 (32.50%) CRM
3 7 (17.50%) Software Testing
4 5 (12.50%) Project Management
5 4 (10.00%) ERP
5 4 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (7.50%) ITIL
6 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
6 3 (7.50%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (5.00%) Applied Mathematics
7 2 (5.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (5.00%) Case Management
7 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) Operations Management
7 2 (5.00%) Physics
7 2 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (5.00%) Resource Management
7 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) C
1 11 (27.50%) SQL
2 10 (25.00%) C++
3 9 (22.50%) Java
4 8 (20.00%) Python
5 2 (5.00%) Fortran
5 2 (5.00%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) MCP
2 2 (5.00%) MCSA
2 2 (5.00%) MCSE
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) APMP
3 1 (2.50%) HND
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) PMO
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) Capita
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco