Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
South West > Dorset
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 78 29
Rank change year-on-year -7 -49 +92
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 43 12 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.69% 1.40% 8.46%
As % of the General category 7.61% 4.04% 17.96%
Number of salaries quoted 38 10 109
Dorset median annual salary £50,000 £38,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.03% -8.82% +13.33%
10th Percentile £21,325 £33,000 £31,600
90th Percentile £62,500 £46,625 £60,000
South West median annual salary £46,250 £48,750 £43,500
% change year-on-year -5.13% +12.07% -3.33%

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 565 297 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 35.33% 34.66% 47.13%
Number of salaries quoted 461 258 408
Dorset median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,925 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £80,000 £60,221
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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +6 9 £50,000 +11.11%
Poole - 6 £59,150 - 1
Sherborne - 3 £20,500 - 2
Bournemouth -32 2 £45,000 +9.09% 2
Wimborne -6 1 - -
Blandford Forum - 1 £21,000 - 1
Telecoms
South West

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 14 (32.56%) C
1 14 (32.56%) SQL
1 14 (32.56%) VoIP
2 12 (27.91%) Java
3 10 (23.26%) Project Management
4 8 (18.60%) CRM
4 8 (18.60%) Programme Management
5 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
5 7 (16.28%) Capita
5 7 (16.28%) Degree
5 7 (16.28%) C++
5 7 (16.28%) Python
6 6 (13.95%) SS7
6 6 (13.95%) Linux
6 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
7 5 (11.63%) SDLC
7 5 (11.63%) SMS
7 5 (11.63%) ISUP
7 5 (11.63%) SCCP
7 5 (11.63%) Change Management
7 5 (11.63%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (9.30%) RTCP
8 4 (9.30%) RTP
8 4 (9.30%) 3G
8 4 (9.30%) ISDN
8 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
8 4 (9.30%) ERP
8 4 (9.30%) Office 365
8 4 (9.30%) 4G
8 4 (9.30%) Wi-Fi

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 (4.65%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) VoIP
2 6 (13.95%) SS7
3 5 (11.63%) ISUP
3 5 (11.63%) SCCP
3 5 (11.63%) SMS
4 4 (9.30%) 3G
4 4 (9.30%) 4G
4 4 (9.30%) ISDN
4 4 (9.30%) RTCP
4 4 (9.30%) RTP
4 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.30%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (6.98%) MVNO
5 3 (6.98%) Wireless
6 2 (4.65%) Internet
6 2 (4.65%) IPv4
6 2 (4.65%) LAN
6 2 (4.65%) PABX
7 1 (2.33%) DECT
7 1 (2.33%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Big Data
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (2.33%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (4.65%) Military
2 1 (2.33%) Billing
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (16.28%) IT Manager
2 6 (13.95%) Senior Software Engineer
2 6 (13.95%) Software Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Project Manager
3 5 (11.63%) Software Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Telecoms Manager
3 5 (11.63%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 4 (9.30%) Portfolio Manager
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Telecoms Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (6.98%) IT Operations Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Operations Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Portfolio Delivery Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.65%) Acoustics
2 2 (4.65%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) Project Management
2 8 (18.60%) CRM
2 8 (18.60%) Programme Management
3 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
4 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
5 5 (11.63%) Change Management
5 5 (11.63%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (11.63%) SDLC
6 4 (9.30%) ERP
6 4 (9.30%) Migration
7 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.98%) ITIL
7 3 (6.98%) Mathematics
7 3 (6.98%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (6.98%) Time Management
8 2 (4.65%) Applied Mathematics
8 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.65%) Physics
8 2 (4.65%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) C
1 14 (32.56%) SQL
2 12 (27.91%) Java
3 7 (16.28%) C++
3 7 (16.28%) Python
4 2 (4.65%) Fortran
4 2 (4.65%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) APMP
2 1 (2.33%) HND
2 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.33%) PMP
2 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) PMO
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Capita
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Amdocs
3 1 (2.33%) Avaya
3 1 (2.33%) BT
3 1 (2.33%) Mitel
3 1 (2.33%) NEC
3 1 (2.33%) Panasonic
3 1 (2.33%) Polycom
3 1 (2.33%) ShoreTel
3 1 (2.33%) Siemens
3 1 (2.33%) Toshiba