The first table below looks at the demand for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
2G
Rank 142 149 139
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing 2G 5 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.20% 0.23% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% 0.87% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 6
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
633 689 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.57% 25.87% 23.36%
Number of salaries quoted 429 536 437
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
2G
East of England

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

2G
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the Hertfordshire region.

2G Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

2G
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2G within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Watford - 1 £45,000 -
2G
East of England

2G
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing 2G 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 2G.

1 9 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 9 (100.00%) 4G
2 5 (55.56%) LTE
2 5 (55.56%) 3G
3 4 (44.44%) UTRAN
3 4 (44.44%) MS Office
3 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) Broadband
3 4 (44.44%) Law
3 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Agilent
4 1 (11.11%) NGN
4 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
4 1 (11.11%) GGSN
4 1 (11.11%) SGSN
4 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (11.11%) Advertising
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Billing
4 1 (11.11%) 3GPP
4 1 (11.11%) UMTS

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing 2G 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 2G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
1 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) 4G
2 5 (55.56%) 3G
2 5 (55.56%) LTE
3 4 (44.44%) UTRAN
3 4 (44.44%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (44.44%) Broadband
4 1 (11.11%) 3GPP
4 1 (11.11%) UMTS
4 1 (11.11%) NGN
4 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
4 1 (11.11%) GGSN
4 1 (11.11%) SGSN
General
1 9 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (44.44%) Law
3 1 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Designer
1 4 (44.44%) Solutions Designer
1 4 (44.44%) Principal Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Designer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Core Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Integration Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Migration
1 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Agilent