The first table below looks at the demand for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank 137 135 135
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing 3G 7 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.28% 0.79% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.11% 3.04% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 10
Average salary £42,500 £25,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -45.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £23,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £36,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
632 690 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.43% 26.02% 23.38%
Number of salaries quoted 429 541 437
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
3G
East of England

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

3G
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

3G Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

3G
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Watford -27 1 £45,000 +80.00%
Hertford - 1 - -
St Albans - 1 £40,000 -
3G
East of England

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing 3G 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 3G.

1 16 (100.00%) 4G
2 15 (93.75%) Telecoms
3 10 (62.50%) GSM
3 10 (62.50%) SMS
4 9 (56.25%) GPRS
4 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
4 9 (56.25%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (56.25%) Degree
5 5 (31.25%) 2G
6 4 (25.00%) Law
6 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (25.00%) Broadband
6 4 (25.00%) MS Office
6 4 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (12.50%) Wireshark
7 2 (12.50%) GGSN
7 2 (12.50%) SGSN
7 2 (12.50%) LTE
7 2 (12.50%) UMTS
7 2 (12.50%) Advertising
7 2 (12.50%) Migration
8 1 (6.25%) Linux
8 1 (6.25%) Python
8 1 (6.25%) C++
8 1 (6.25%) Java
8 1 (6.25%) 3GPP
8 1 (6.25%) Billing
8 1 (6.25%) JNI
8 1 (6.25%) Google

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing 3G 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 3G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
1 4 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) 4G
2 10 (62.50%) GSM
2 10 (62.50%) SMS
3 9 (56.25%) GPRS
3 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
3 9 (56.25%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (31.25%) 2G
5 4 (25.00%) Broadband
6 2 (12.50%) Wireshark
6 2 (12.50%) GGSN
6 2 (12.50%) SGSN
6 2 (12.50%) LTE
6 2 (12.50%) UMTS
7 1 (6.25%) 3GPP
7 1 (6.25%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (93.75%) Telecoms
2 4 (25.00%) Law
3 2 (12.50%) Advertising
4 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Consultant
1 9 (56.25%) Pre Sales Consultant
1 9 (56.25%) Sales Consultant
1 9 (56.25%) Technical Consultant
1 9 (56.25%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Principal Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Core Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) JNI
1 1 (6.25%) Android SDK
1 1 (6.25%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
2 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (6.25%) Android Development
2 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Python
1 1 (6.25%) C++
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Google
1 1 (6.25%) Agilent