The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 1 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +6
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 8 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 30.77% 4.00% 3.66%
As % of the General category 66.67% 10.00% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £21,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -52.22%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
Telecoms
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertford region.

General Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
12 20 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 46.15% 40.00% 46.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 37
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Hertford region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Hertford

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms.

1 10 (71.43%) Cisco
1 10 (71.43%) DWDM
1 10 (71.43%) Ciena
2 6 (42.86%) Remedy
2 6 (42.86%) CCNA
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (42.86%) WAN
2 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 6 (42.86%) SLA
2 6 (42.86%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) SDH
3 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 4 (28.57%) ADSL
3 4 (28.57%) HNC
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 4 (28.57%) Ethernet
3 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (28.57%) Security Management
3 4 (28.57%) Electronics
3 4 (28.57%) Juniper
3 4 (28.57%) Structured Cabling
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) .NET
5 1 (7.14%) UML
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (7.14%) ISEB
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) DWDM
2 6 (42.86%) WAN
2 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 6 (42.86%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) SDH
3 4 (28.57%) ADSL
3 4 (28.57%) Ethernet
3 4 (28.57%) Structured Cabling
General
1 4 (28.57%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) NOC Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Field Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) UML Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
1 4 (28.57%) Security Management
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (21.43%) Service Management
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) UML
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) ERD
3 1 (7.14%) Product Management
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) CCNA
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (28.57%) HNC
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) SLA
2 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco
1 10 (71.43%) Ciena
2 6 (42.86%) Remedy
3 4 (28.57%) Juniper
Hertford
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago