Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
South West > Dorset
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 72 40
Rank change year-on-year -18 -32 +82
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 34 19 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.32% 2.07% 6.65%
As % of the General category 6.80% 6.62% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 30 17 101
Dorset median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -11.76% +41.67%
10th Percentile £31,650 £27,000 £34,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £47,750 £55,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -

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 500 287 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 34.15% 31.20% 44.30%
Number of salaries quoted 385 240 421
Dorset median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £23,300 £25,975 £25,000
90th Percentile £59,500 £85,000 £55,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +5 9 £60,000 +33.33% 9
Bournemouth -17 2 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Blandford Forum - 2 £31,750 -
Wimborne -15 1 - -
Poole -25 1 £57,500 +51.32% 3
Telecoms
South West

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 15 (44.12%) C
1 15 (44.12%) VoIP
2 14 (41.18%) Java
2 14 (41.18%) SQL
3 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 7 (20.59%) RTCP
4 7 (20.59%) RTP
4 7 (20.59%) Python
4 7 (20.59%) ISDN
4 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
5 6 (17.65%) C++
5 6 (17.65%) Project Management
5 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Degree
6 5 (14.71%) SDLC
7 4 (11.76%) SS7
7 4 (11.76%) Wireless
7 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
7 4 (11.76%) Linux
7 4 (11.76%) CRM
7 4 (11.76%) 3G
7 4 (11.76%) 4G
7 4 (11.76%) Capita
8 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.82%) Business Development
8 3 (8.82%) MVNO
8 3 (8.82%) Internet
8 3 (8.82%) SMS
8 3 (8.82%) Migration
8 3 (8.82%) Change Management

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 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) VoIP
2 7 (20.59%) ISDN
2 7 (20.59%) RTCP
2 7 (20.59%) RTP
2 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.76%) 3G
3 4 (11.76%) 4G
3 4 (11.76%) SS7
3 4 (11.76%) Wireless
4 3 (8.82%) Internet
4 3 (8.82%) ISUP
4 3 (8.82%) MVNO
4 3 (8.82%) SCCP
4 3 (8.82%) SMS
5 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.94%) DECT
6 1 (2.94%) GSM
6 1 (2.94%) LTE
6 1 (2.94%) PBX
6 1 (2.94%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Big Data
2 1 (2.94%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (2.94%) GIS
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.88%) Military
2 1 (2.94%) Billing
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Senior Software Engineer
1 9 (26.47%) Software Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Software Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Telecoms Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Sales Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.88%) IT Operations Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Operations Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Telecoms Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Account Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Data Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.94%) Acoustics
2 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.94%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
2 6 (17.65%) Project Management
2 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
3 5 (14.71%) SDLC
4 4 (11.76%) CRM
4 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Business Development
5 3 (8.82%) Change Management
5 3 (8.82%) Migration
6 2 (5.88%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.88%) ITIL
6 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Time Management
7 1 (2.94%) B2B
7 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.94%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) C
2 14 (41.18%) Java
2 14 (41.18%) SQL
3 7 (20.59%) Python
4 6 (17.65%) C++
5 1 (2.94%) C#
5 1 (2.94%) Fortran
5 1 (2.94%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) PMO
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Capita
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Amdocs
3 1 (2.94%) Avaya
3 1 (2.94%) BT
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco
3 1 (2.94%) Mitel
3 1 (2.94%) NEC
3 1 (2.94%) Panasonic
3 1 (2.94%) Polycom
3 1 (2.94%) Siemens
3 1 (2.94%) Toshiba